Netflix releases the trailer for Orson Welles’ final film – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch “The Other Side of the Wind” has had a long, torturous path to completion. In a way, it’s one of the final chapters in the longer saga of Orson Welles —... Read more »

Only 24 hours left to apply for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt Berlin 2018 – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch What’s standing between you and a chance to launch your pre-Series A startup in front of Europe’s influential technorati? A mere 24 hours. That’s how much time you have left... Read more »

Wikipedia goes dark in Spanish, Italian ahead of key EU vote on copyright – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Wikipedia’s Italian and Spanish language versions have temporarily shut off access to their respective versions of the free online encyclopedia in Europe to protest against controversial components of a copyright... Read more »

Snag your super early-bird passes for Disrupt Berlin 2018 – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Der frühe vogel fängt den wurm! Yikes, if we’re trotting out our tortured German to say “the early bird catches the worm,” it can mean only one thing, folks. It’s... Read more »

Pan-European seed fund firstminute hits a final fund close of $100M – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch New UK early stage VC firstminute Capital launched in June last year to the tune of $60m, with European VC Atomico as its first cornerstone investor. They were joined by... Read more »

Now fixed, Visa outage disrupted ‘millions’ of payments in UK and Europe

From CNET You may be having problems with your Visa card. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images If you wanted to use your Visa card to pay for something in the UK and Europe on... Read more »

Yelp takes aim at Google with antitrust complaint in the EU

From CNET Yelp is shouting about Google’s practices in Europe. ullstein bild/Getty Yelp reportedly filed an antitrust complaint against Google in the EU on Tuesday, crying out that the search giant has... Read more »

Google makes privacy policy clearer than ever to comply with EU law

From CNET Google is making its privacy policy clearer than ever. Google/Screenshot Google introduced its new user privacy policy on Friday in advance of a strict, new European data privacy law due... Read more »

Report: Chinese government is behind a decade of hacks on software companies

From Ars Technica Enlarge / This phishing message used Google’s link-shortening service, allowing researchers to learned details about potential targets. Researchers said Chinese intelligence officers are behind almost a decade’s worth of... Read more »

Bosch might just have solved the problem of diesel NOx emissions

From Ars Technica Bosch Is there still a future for the diesel engine? According to Bosch, the answer is yes—this week the German company announced it had made a breakthrough by combining... Read more »