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Poolside is raising $400M+ at a $2B valuation to build a supercharged coding co-pilot

Paris has quickly established itself as a major European center for AI startups, and now another big deal is in the works. © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.

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YouTube confirms crackdown on VPN users accessing cheaper Premium plans 

YouTube appears to be taking a firm stance against Premium subscribers who attempt to use a VPN (Virtual Private Network) to access cheaper subscription prices in other countries. This week, a number of users took to Reddit to express their … Continue reading

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Why Fisker failed 

Welcome back to TechCrunch Mobility — your central hub for news and insights on the future of transportation. Sign up here for free — just click TechCrunch Mobility! I’m back from holiday in Denmark and Germany, where I managed to … Continue reading

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Fallout creator takes you inside the demise of the original Fallout 3

Tim Cain, the creator of Fallout, has provided fresh insight into the cancellation of the original Fallout 3 — the one in development at Interplay yet ash-canned five years before Bethesda Game Studios took control of the IP and launched … Continue reading

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US Surgeon General makes case for health warnings on social media apps

A senior US health official has made the case for cigarette-style health warning labels to be applied to social media apps. In an op-ed piece for the New York Times, Dr. Vivek Murthy appealed for the step to be taken … Continue reading

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Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree boss list: All known main and optional DLC bosses

A huge part of any FromSoftware game are the boss battles you encounter as you explore the expertly crafted worlds. In Elden Ring, this is obviously the case also, with a crazy amount of both main and optional bosses to … Continue reading

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India Fines Binance $2.25 Million for AML Violations

Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has been fined 188.2 million Indian Rupees ($2.25 million) by India’s financial watchdog for violating the country’s anti-money laundering (AML) regulations. The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) issued the penalty order on Wednesday … Continue reading

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EU Member States remain divided on controversial CSAM-scanning plan — but for how long?

A key body of European Union lawmakers remains stalled over a controversial legislative proposal that could see millions of users of messaging apps forced to agree to their photo and video uploads being scanned by AI to detect child sexual … Continue reading

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Labor shortages are still fueling growth at automation firms like GrayMatter

GrayMatter self-reports that its systems currently produce “a 2~4x improvement in production line productivity [and a] 30% or more reduction in consumable waste.” © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.

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How GTA6 may affect Red Dead Redemption 2’s next-gen update

A known Rockstar insider has stated that if we do get a Red Dead Redemption 2 next-gen update, it will probably not be until after Grand Theft Auto 6 releases. Releasing a current generation version of an older game is … Continue reading

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