Tech News Today 424: Nokia, Now Less Ridiculous

Hosts:Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell ACTA fight begins in Europe, HTC aims to get simpler, Symantec says don’t use their product, and more. Guest:Patrick Beja Download……

Aloe Bud is the adorable self-care app you’ve been waiting for

The buzz or chime of a push notification on your phone is, at best, a distraction, and at worst, a source of stress and anxiety. A new app called Aloe…

Tech News Today 365: Give Us Your Shoes!

Hosts:Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell Microsoft fixes Duqu, breaks fonts, Nook details leak like a big hole in the floor, Google gets into Cable TV biz,…

Bangladesh’s version of Go-Jek raises over $10M in a round led by Go-Jek

$4.5 billion-valued ride-sharing startup Go-Jek may be busy in Southeast Asia, where it is aiming to step into the gap following Uber’s exit, but that isn’t stopping it from looking…

CultureCrush breaks out of the swipe right box

Most dating apps are aimed at a general population, but people of color and immigrants are rarely well-represented. CultureCrush wants to fix that. This app, created by a team led…

Tech News Today 1238: EU Got a Problem with Google?

Lead Anchor: Mike Elgan 4/15/2015: Europe hammers Google with two big antitrust complaints, Apple bought a killer camera startup for future iPhones, we’ll tell you about a new video camera……

France’s BlaBlaCar acquires carpool startup Less in ongoing ridesharing consolidation

The ongoing trend of consolidation in the world of ridesharing continues apace, with the latest development coming out of Europe. BlaBlaCar, the French carpooling platform, is acquiring Less, a young…

FCC to Push for Strong Net Neutrality Rules: Tech News Today 1188

The Federal Communications Commission apparently intends to reclassify internet providers as “common carriers,” the designation that provides maximum net neutrality in the United States and… source

FCC Votes YES on Net Neutrality: Tech News Today 1204

The Federal Communications Commission has approved the net neutrality policy by a 3-2 vote. For the full episode, go to http://twit.tv/tnt/1204. source

Square is acquiring website builder Weebly for $365M

Square just announced that it’s reached an agreement to acquire Weebly for $365 million in cash and stock. While Square is best known for its payment software and hardware, it’s…

Tech News Today 909: Best of 2013

A super duper mega-cut of some of the best moments from Tech News Today in 2013, both from the show as well as from the pre-show. source

Tech News Today 483: Xolo, More Like Zoloft

One data plan for many devices coming, government demands to spy on your car, Intel arrives on the cell phone, and more. Hosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and…