Group of security companies launches open source project to ease data sharing – TechCrunch

It’s long been known that security is not a problem that companies, even large corporations, can solve on their own. It takes a community working together to battle the kinds of problems that companies are facing today when it comes to cybersecurity. This morning at the Black Hat USA conference in Las Vegas; AWS, Splunk … Read more

AWS is quietly getting better at open source

AWS isn’t the biggest corporate contributor to open source, but it’s increasingly involved in the projects upon which its customers depend. Image: Nuthawut/Adobe Stock Open source: Must-read coverage AWS has quietly and steadily been improving with open source. Sure, Corey Quinn might have been right when he said that, in the past, AWS “consistently and, … Read more

US Open 2022: TV Schedule Today, How to Watch, Channels, Live Stream and Leaders

The final round of the US Open golf tournament, the third major on the PGA Tour, is underway on Father’s Day. Going into round four the leaderboard includes Will Zalatoris and Matthew Fitzpatrick tied at the top with a one-stroke lead, and stars Jon Rahm, Scottie Scheffler and Rory McIlroy all within striking distance. One … Read more

Could this ‘quiet company’ kick open the IPO window? – TechCrunch

Earlier this monthThe Exchange took a look at quieter companies that have been growing consistently before, during, and after the 2021 venture capital peak. The startups and unicorns that didn’t raise at 50x or 100x ARR last year may be the companies most ready to kick open the IPO window at some point in the … Read more

SpaceX fires employees who wrote open letter complaining about Musk

SpaceX has fired a number of employees who wrote and shared a letter criticizing the behavior of CEO Elon Musk, reports The New York Times. The open letter, first reported by The Vergedescribed Musk’s behavior as “a frequent source of distraction and embarrassment for us, particularly in recent weeks.” It cites SpaceX’s “No Asshole” policy … Read more

SpaceX internal open letter seeks condemnation of Elon Musk’s tweets – TechCrunch

SpaceX employees have posted an open letter to the company’s internal communication system asking leadership at the company to implement a number of measures, with the stated aim of ensuring that SpaceX’s actual “systems and culture” live up “to its stated values,” The Verge‘s Loren Grush reports. The letter specifically calls out Elon Musk’s behavior … Read more

This isn’t the company I expected to try and open the IPO window – TechCrunch

Heading into 2022hopes were high that a number of companies that have long awaited their liquidity moment would finally go public. Names like Chime, Stripe, Instacart, Egnyte, Databricks and others. You could throw Figma (anticipated nine-figure revenues in 2021) and Picsart (greater than $100 million run rate) into the mix as well. Hell, Reltio and … Read more

SpaceX employees draft open letter to company executives denouncing Elon Musk’s behavior

An open letter to SpaceX decrying CEO Elon Musk’s recent behavior has sparked open discussion among the company’s employees in an internal chat system. Employees are being encouraged to sign onto the letter’s suggestions, either publicly or anonymously, with a signed version of the letter to be delivered to the desk of SpaceX president Gwynne … Read more

US Open 2022: TV Schedule Today, How to Watch and More

Last year’s feud between Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau seems quaint in comparison to the current controversy surrounding the game with many PGA golfers accepting obscene sums of money to play on the Saudi-backed LIV Tour and being banned from playing in future PGA Tour events as a result. Past major tournament winners are eligible to play … Read more