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Indian mobile gaming platform Mobile Premier League raises $90 million – TechCrunch

Mobile Premier League (MPL) has raised $90 million in a new financing round as the two-year-old Bangalore-based esports and mobile gaming platform demonstrates fast-growth and looks to expand outside

Kindred Capital closes £81M second fund to back early-stage European startups – TechCrunch

Kindred Capital, the London-based VC that backs early-stage founders in Europe, has closed its second seed fund at £81 million.That’s only a tad larger than the the firm’s first fund, which inves

US IPO, Chinese ownership, $5B in taxes – TechCrunch

There is no shortage of speculations and reports around TikTok’s future in the U.Amid a swirl of rumors, TikTok’s Chinese parent ByteDance issued a statement (in Chinese) on Monday morning, bringi

How FaZe Clan is continuing to lead the esports world – TechCrunch

The esports world is evolving quickly and so are the professional organizations that drive it.Carter first explained the motivation behind his interest in investing in FaZe Clan.“My diligence in thi

The TikTok deal solves quite literally nothing – TechCrunch

Well… that was pointless.A flurry of announcement late Saturday night indicate that the TikTok deal was actually a politically-oriented shakedown to boost the cloud infrastructure business of key su

On lying AIs – TechCrunch

A yellow-eyed cat tilts its eyes at the camera, gazing up from a grey bedspread.It’s selected a sad score of plinking piano and sweeping violin.Cut to a crop of a desk with a 2FA device resting on a

Gaming companies are reportedly the next targets in the US government’s potentially broader Tencent purge – TechCrunch

Some of the biggest names in online gaming in the United States have received letters from the U.government requesting information about their relationship with the multibillion-dollar Chinese technol

Salesforce announces 12,000 new jobs in the next year just weeks after laying off 1000 – TechCrunch

In a case of bizarre timing, Salesforce announced it was laying off 1000 employees at the end of last month just a day after announcing a monster quarter with over $5 billion in revenue, putting the c

Zoox becomes fourth company to land driverless testing permit in California – TechCrunch

Zoox, the automated vehicle technology startup that was acquired by Amazon this year, has been issued a permit from California regulators that will allow it to test driverless vehicles on public roads

How the NSA is disrupting foreign hackers targeting COVID-19 vaccine research – TechCrunch

The headlines aren’t always kind to the National Security Agency, a spy agency that operates almost entirely in the shadows.At its core, the directorate focuses on defending and securing critical na