Tech News Today 250: A Whole Bunch Of Hoo-nanny

Hosts:Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell $100000 to drop out of school, OSX gets second malware variant, Internet taxes could get … source

Online bra startup Harper Wilde raises $2 million in seed round

Harper Wilde has raised a $2 million funding round, which the company told TechCrunch it’s excited to use to not only build its workforce but to further its mission of…

OnePlus 6 Red goes on sale July 10

Folks riding the OnePlus bandwagon will be pleased to learn that the phone maker today introduced a red version of the OnePlus 6. The company is calling the phone the…

Bag Week 2018: Osprey Momentum 32 is ready for muddy trails

Welcome to Bag Week 2018. Every year your faithful friends at TechCrunch spend an entire week looking at bags. Why? Because bags — often ignored but full of our important…

CES 2018: ​Samsung unveils modular 146-inch MicroLED TV |Tech News Today

Samsung has come to CES 2018 with an enormous 4K TV it’s calling The Wall — and it’s also claiming The Wall to be “the world’s first modular TV.” Find…

Instagram tests questions in Stories

Instagram has been incredibly busy of late, announcing IGTV, Instagram Lite and a slate of features including Stories Soundtracks. But the Facebook-owned photo sharing service doesn’t show any signs of…

Online bra startup Harper Wilde raises $2 million in seed round

Harper Wilde has raised a $2 million funding round led by venture capital firm CRV, which the company told TechCrunch it’s excited to use to not only build its workforce…

Xiaomi goes back on promise and more tech news this week | Business Today

OnePlus 6 India launch scheduled for May 17; Xiaomi delays pre-orders for Redmi Note 5 Pro, red editions of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus go on sale in India; Facebook…

Spotify is testing a data-friendly ‘Lite’ app for Android

Spotify is the latest tech company to join the ‘Lite’ app party after a data-friendly version of its music streaming app surfaced for Android devices. ‘Spotify Lite’ — which was…

Instagram tests questions in Stories

Instagram has been incredibly busy of late, announcing IGTV, Instagram Lite and a slate of features including Stories Soundtracks. But the Facebook-owned photo-sharing service doesn’t show any signs of letting…

Tech News Today 1218: Microsoft’s Windows for Pirates Program

Lead Anchor: Mike Elgan and Co-Anchor: Jason Hiner Microsoft plans to give away free upgrades to Windows 10, the government tries to kill Comcast’s … source

Online hardware store BuildDirect brings in new leadership as it refocuses on pros

BuildDirect, the Vancouver, BC.-based online home improvement store, went through a tough transition in recent months. In late October 2017, the company’s co-founder and CEO Jeff Booth stepped back from…