3D print your own bones from everyone’s favorite fossil, Lucy

 Admit it: you’ve always wanted your very own Australopithecus. Unfortunately, they’re extinct — but the best known representative of our 3-million-year-old ancestor, the famous...

New sensor system can predict when senior citizens are heading for a fall

 Falling is awful. It causes irreparable harm to senior citizens and the fear of falling reduces senior citizen mobility drastically, creating a feedback loop...

Apple and Sony will fight for your attention on September 7

 On September 7 at 10 AM, Tim Cook will walk on stage and start the most anticipated tech press conference of the year —...

Apple To Unveil New iPhone On September 7

This afternoon, Apple sent out an invitation for its fall event, which will be held Wednesday, Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. PST...

New rules for commercial drone use take effect today in the U.S.

 The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration put new rules into effect today regulating the commercial use of small, unmanned aircraft systems, or drones. The rules...

Female founders, apply now for Include Office Hours with Greylock

 It’s happening! On Friday, September 9th from 5-7 p.m., Greylock Partners will join TechCrunch in hosting Include Office Hours. Apply now. Unlike previous sessions, the...

Fitbit's Newest Activity-Trackers Are Here

Nicole Nguyen / BuzzFeed News Of Fitbit’s many wearables, the most popular have been the heart rate-tracking Charge HR and its first wristband,...

In Utero 3D lets you touch your baby before its born

 A Polish company, In Utero 3D, is doing something really sweet. They’re printing 3D models of babies in the womb so blind mothers can...

Leak points to refreshed Roku devices sporting new names, HDR support

 Roku’s popular media players will be getting a refresh later this fall, according to a new report, as well as a rebranding which will...

Square brings payment and capital offerings to TouchBistro and Vend customers

 Square is turning point-of-sale companies that at one time could’ve been considered enemies into allies, with two new partnerships with Vend and TouchBistro. Square...

Microsoft teases what looks like a black Surface Book 2

 Generally, you don’t see the first spy shots of a new device coming from the company itself, but Microsoft isn’t really following all that...

Helix Sleep raises $7.4 million to sell made-to-order mattresses online

 A New York City startup called Helix Sleep Inc. raised $7.35 million in Series A funding to grow its bespoke mattress business, according to...

Chemi Peres makes predictions for Israel’s tech scene

 TechCrunch had the opportunity to speak with Chemi Peres, co-founder of Pitango Venture Capital, about Israel’s tech scene. In the above video, Peres explained...

Southeast Asia e-grocer HappyFresh exits two markets, raises undisclosed Series B

 Grocery on-demand service HappyFresh has delivered a mixed bag of news today. Firstly, the company has withdrawn from two markets in Asia as it...

Can foreign tech companies win in China?

 As China’s digital business grows, it’s going to provide more opportunities for many players. Who “gets it” and who doesn’t will certainly not only...