AWS takes on Zendesk with Amazon Connect, productizes Amazon’s in-house contact center software

 AWS continues to add yet more software and services to build out its revenues and touchpoints with businesses that already use its cloud infrastructure...

Chinese internet giant Tencent buys 5% of Tesla

 Tencent, Asia’s second highest valued tech firm, has bought a five percent share in Tesla. According to a filing, the Chinese firm scooped up 8,167,544...

Sign up for 2-for-1 tickets to Disrupt Berlin by April 4

 Time to wake up people. Disrupt Berlin is going to be the best, most efficient and deal-friendly startup you will go to this year....

Google’s Amazon Echo competitor and wifi router launching in UK on April 6

 Google has announced that its Google Home connected speaker will launch in the UK on April 6, along with the Google Wifi router. Read...

Amazon confirms acquisition of Souq, marking its move into the Middle East

 Amazon today confirmed that it has acquired Souq.com, an e-commerce marketplace serving the Middle East based out of Dubai and already commonly described as “the Amazon...

Tesla refutes claims in racial harassment lawsuit filed by one of its workers

 Tesla has refuted the contents of a lawsuit filed by an employee who alleges that he was the victim of racial harassment and discrimination while working at...

Didi Chuxing is reportedly considering a $6 billion investment backed by SoftBank Group

 Didi Chuxing, the largest ride sharing app in China, is deliberating a proposed $6 billion investment backed by SoftBank Group, according to a report...

Didi Chuxing is reportedly considering a $6 billion investment backed by SoftBank Group

 Didi Chuxing, the largest ride sharing app in China, is deliberating a proposed $6 billion investment backed by SoftBank Group, according to a report...

A New Lawsuit Alleges Racism And Harassment At Tesla

A former Tesla employee has filed suit against the electric car manufacturer, alleging ongoing racial discrimination and harassment at the company's Fremont, California plant. ...

Crunch Report | Creator of Android Teases Bezel-less Smartphone

The creator of Android, Andy Rubin, teases a photo of a new smartphone his company has been working on, Facebook officially launches Town Hall...

Between robots’ ‘safe’ and ‘unsafe’ zones, a sort of robot friend zone proposed

 It goes without saying that working with robots and heavy machinery is more than a little dangerous. While better practices and ethical companies are...

TechCrunch decides: The best and worst emoji of Unicode 10.0

 The always reliable Emojipedia (they have one job and they do it well (actually it’s a complex beat)) has posted the final list of...

ESA shows off sweet new renders of the Exomars 2020 rover

 Late last year the European Space Agency doubled down on its Mars mission, dedicating half a billion euros to the next phase of its...

GoDaddy doubles down on ‘The Internet’ in a marketing collaboration with Onion Labs

 Good news for fans of GoDaddy’s Easter Egg-filled Super Bowl ad: The company has launched an entire campaign the ad’s star, “The Internet.” For those...

Samsung Reverses Plans To Throw Away 4.3 Million Explosive Galaxy Note7s

Jung Yeon-je / AFP / Getty Images Samsung has announced that it will refurbish and sell some Galaxy Note7 phones, which is a...