Microsoft Edge will soon make it easier to switch between profiles

Microsoft Edge is working on a new feature that will make it easier for users of progressive web apps to switch between multiple profiles. Source: Techradar

Best laptop 2021: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year

We’ve reviewed the best laptops on the market today, from the fantastic MacBook Air to the Dell XPS 15. Source: Techradar

PepsiCo and Beyond Meat launch poorly named joint venture for new plant-based food and drinks

PepsiCo, the planetary purveyor of sugary drinks, greasy chips, and (weirdly) oatmeal, hummus, and gazpacho(?) is partnering with Beyond Meat, the publicly traded plant-based protein provider, on a poorly named joint venture to hawk new plant-based food and beverages to consumers. The PLANeT Partnership (which was clearly branded by the same genius behind the comic ...

Facebook’s secret settlement on Cambridge Analytica gags UK data watchdog

Remember the app audit Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg promised to carry out a little under three years ago at the height of the Cambridge Analytica scandal? Actually the tech giant is very keen that you don’t. The UK’s information commissioner just told a parliamentary subcommittee on online harms and disinformation that a secret arrangement between ...

The best ever Super Bowl commercials: our favorite 5 of all time

Legendary ads are just around the corner, so we pick our top five Super Bowl commercials. But please…no beef! Source: Techradar

Firefox 85 now available with a major new privacy feature

The release of Firefox 85 is significant in light of Google’s recent API restrictions. Source: Techradar

Voice recognition features return to TiVo through a partnership with Atlanta-based Pindrop

TiVo devices are getting new voice recognition capabilities thanks to a partnership with the Atlanta-based startup Pindrop, which is now offering its voice recognition and personalization technologies for consumer devices. The new voice recognition capabilities replace TiVo’s discontinued use of the Alexa voice recognition service, which happened with little fanfare last year. TiVo made a ...

Stacker raises $1.7M to help nocoders build apps from spreadsheets

Stacker, a company that helps non-developers create software from spreadsheets, announced that it has raised $1.7 million in a seed round. Stacker fits inside the growing no-code, and low-code niche that TechCrunch has explored at length over the last year. But its approach to the topic is worth examining, as is its new funding round. ...

Run:AI raises $30M Series B for its AI compute platform

Run:AI raises $30M Series B for its AI compute platform
Run:AI, a Tel Aviv-based company that helps businesses orchestrate and optimize their AI compute infrastructure, today announced that it has raised a $30 million Series B round. The new round was led by Insight Partners, with participation from existing investors TLV Partners and S Capital. This brings the company’s total funding to date to $43 ...

The mobile Nvidia RTX 3080 and RTX 3070 are here: what can they do?

Nvidia has launched its RTX 3000 mobile GPUs, and the naming makes it a bit confusing to figure out what kind of performance you’re getting. We put them to the test. Source: Techradar