Connect with Mayfield, JETRO, Toptal and more at TechCrunch Disrupt • TechCrunch

Mark your calendars, startup fans, because TechCrunch is returning — live and in person — to the beautiful City by the Bay to host our flagship event, TechCrunch Disrupt, on October 18–20 at the Moscone West Convention Center followed by an online recap event on October 21. TC Disrupt is the grande dame of tech … Read more

Connect with Google Cloud for Startups, Blackstone Launchpad and more at TechCrunch Disrupt • TechCrunch

Mark your calendars, startup fans, because TechCrunch is returning — live and in person — to the beautiful City by the Bay to host our flagship event, TechCrunch Disrupt, on October 18–20 at the Moscone West Convention Center followed by an online recap event on October 21. TC Disrupt is the grande dame of tech … Read more

iPhone 14’s New Emergency SOS Feature Is Designed to Help You Connect via Satellite

This story is part of Focal Point iPhone 2022CNET’s collection of news, tips and advice around Apple’s most popular product. Apple is adding something new to the iPhone 14 that it hopes you won’t have to use: satellite connectivity. Called Emergency SOS via satellite, the new feature is designed to connect you to emergency personnel … Read more

The UK’s £5B Project Gigabit gives out first contract to connect rural areas to high-speed broadband – TechCrunch

The first major subsidy contract under the U.K. Government’s £5 billion ($5.9 billion) Project Gigabit scheme has officially been awarded, with Wessex Internet securing £6 million ($7 million) to connect remote properties in South West England to high-speed broadband. In a world that has rapidly embraced remote work over the past couple of years, the … Read more

Elon Musk says Tesla cars will connect to Starlink’s new cellular-broadcasting satellites

Elon Musk just announced that the upcoming second-generation Starlink internet satellites include cellular antennas for connections with phones from T-Mobile in the US, and potentially other operators as well. Following the event, he responded to tweets asking whether the connections will work with Tesla’s electric cars, which currently connect to AT&T’s LTE network. According to … Read more

Twitter to Connect Health Professionals, Service Organizations Amidst Conflicts: A Report

Twitter is reportedly working to unite groups working to reduce toxic content and spam bots on the social media platform. The latest development comes as former Twitter security official Peter ‘Mudge’ Zatko alleges the company misled administrators about the site’s poor cyber security. The security expert also alleged that Twitter prioritized user growth over reducing … Read more

Google’s new Chromebook features make it easier to connect to Android phones

Google has been working on new Android and Chromebook features that better bridge the gap between phones and laptops over the past year. Today, ChromeOS version 103 arrives with some features to improve how Chromebooks connect to Android phones. The Phone Hub feature of ChromeOS, announced last year, is getting a new recent photos addition. … Read more

How to Get Free Wi-Fi Anywhere If You Can’t Connect at Home

This story is part of Home TipsCNET’s collection of practical advice for getting the most out of your home, inside and out. Working from home and virtual learning has become the norm since the outbreak of the pandemic. And this isn’t likely to change anytime soon, considering many employees want to continue remote work at some … Read more

TikTok: Facebook wants to connect you, we just want to entertain you

As titans of the social media world, Facebook and TikTok often invite comparison. But while Facebook is currently retooling its app to be more like its new rival, TikTok says it has no plans to become more like big blue. Speaking to CNBCTikTok’s president of global business solutions Blake Chandlee made the differences between the … Read more