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Hater: A Creative Dating App That Helps You Find People Who Dislike The Same Things
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Most dating apps match people based on their interests and specific requirements like age, country, etc. This new dating app, Hater, does something opposite. It helps you find people who dislike the same things as you. Seriously? Is it just for fun or what? No. Research does show that bonding over things you hate is much […]






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Permira’s Brian Ruder on private equity’s attraction to tech — and where he’s shopping now
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 For the last couple of years, private equity firms have been buying up public software companies that had fallen out of favor with investors. In fact, many of the top software deals in the U.S. last year were take-private transactions. Just three of them included the visual analytics company Qlik Technologies, which sold to Thomas Bravo; the marketing software […]






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Sorry, But Quiet People Aren't Like What You Think (Quite the Opposite Actually)
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Growing up, I was known as the “quiet, nerdy kid”. I didn’t talk much during meals, at school, or social gatherings. Often, people thought I was anti-social or lacking presentation skills. Some of my friends even had the first impression that I hated them when we first met. Just because I didn’t talk (and with […]






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5 Smart Moves for New Bloggers
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The feelings you have as you start up your first blog can probably be described as equal parts exciting, confusing, and terrifying. Although it will be awesome to finally have a platform for sharing your thoughts, ideas, and information, you probably also understand that the process of launching and maintaining your blog will be no […]






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Using tech to fix the criminal justice system
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 Criminal justice reform at the federal level is kind of up in the air, but local jurisdictions around the country are continuing to step up to ensure that we move in the right direction. And local and state levels are where criminal justice policies and procedures matter the most, with local and state officials in […]






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IBM expands its UK presence with 4 new data centers
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 IBM today announced that it is launching four new data centers in the U.K. This brings IBM’s total data center footprint in the U.K. to six, in addition to 16 other locations across Europe. This is yet another example of the company’s increasing infrastructure investment. The first of these new U.K. locations in Fareham will […]






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The 15 most memorable quotes from Disrupt London 2016
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 From Brexit to bionic arms, our lineup of speakers at Disrupt London 2016 gave us awesome insight into a variety of different topics. In case you missed it, the TechCrunch social team compiled the 15 most memorable quotes from the event. Read More






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Silverfin, a ‘connected accounting platform’, raises $4.5M Series A led by Index
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 Silverfin, a startup out of Ghent, Belgium (of all places) that offers a ‘connected accounting platform’ to help businesses stay on top of their financial data, has picked up $4.5 million in Series A funding. Read More






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The MWW Iconik 3 is an inexpensive automatic watch for military fans
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 Manchester Watch Works aka MWW makes small batch watches that are sometimes homages to historic timepieces and are sometimes entirely new design. This model, the Iconik 3 – the third in the Iconik line – is based on the Blancpain TR-900, a military spec diver’s watch used by navies worldwide in the 1960s. These waterproof […]






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