Emitrr raises $4 million to expand its automation offering for local businesses

Large-scale and mid-sized enterprises and businesses are increasingly adopting — and offering — software-as-a-service platforms as they seek to increase their revenue and parlay their growth into greater efficiency. Now a young startup, Emitrr, is aiming to bring the benefits of this model to small…

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GTA 6 footage leaks, Revolut gets hacked, and Wipro fires 300 for “moonlighting”

What happened this week in tech? GTA 6 gameplay footage leaked, Google announced a new Chromecast, Wipro fired hundreds, and more

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How Change co-founders brainstormed their way into entrepreneurship

Found is the podcast where TechCrunch gets the stories behind the startups.

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Kenyan insurtech Lami raises $3.7M seed extension led by Harlem Capital

Lami has expanded to Egypt and Nigeria.

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Discord says Android users won’t be left hanging anymore

Discord announced new measures to bring its Android app into parity with its iOS counterpart today. The changes will improve the app’s experience for Android, which has historically lagged behind the iPhone version of Discord. Discord says the app is now “rebuilt from the ground up&#822…

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Public tech’s espresso shot is quite literally the Cloud

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. Last week we said that you needed to pay attention to the public markets, and we weren’t kidding. It was a huge week for earnings — with notes from al…

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FTC slams Opendoor with $62M settlement over false advertising claims

Real estate tech company Opendoor agrees to pay a $62 million settlement after being accused of deceptive advertising.

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Daily Crunch: Did Bolt Mobility bolt? The startup left equipment and confused customers in its wake

Hello, friends, and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.

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Tech’s riskiest founders are getting a $650 million bet from Redpoint Ventures

Redpoint Ventures MD Annie Kadavy thinks there will be fewer companies started in the next year than there were in the last two.

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Max Q: Off the bench

In this issue of Max Q: A profile of one of the foremost experts of space propulsion; deep dive into the history of NASA's Landsat; news from Masten Space

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Pinterest popped 20% on earnings that weren’t as terrible as expected

If Pinterest is a bellwether of consumer spending, things are not looking up just yet. Still, investors in the social network rallied as Q2 revenue came in roughly in line with expectations and user declines were not as horrible as they thought. That’s not to say Pinterest’s earnings we…

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