Facebook reportedly under probe for ‘systemic’ racial bias in hiring and promotions

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge The Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) is looking into allegations of racial bias and hiring practices at Facebook, a probe which the agency…

Hitting the Books: Elon Musk and the quest to build a better rocket engine

Putting people safely into orbit is no small feat, especially without the seemingly limitless R&D budgets afforded to national space programs. However that has done little to dissuade a new…

This Week in Apps: App Store bill passes AZ House, ‘deep nostalgia’ goes viral, Twitter Spaces arrives on Android

https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/gold-apps-.png?w=680 Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry is as hot…

COVID-19 vaccine supplies are on the rise in the US

Photo by Jon Cherry / Getty Images The US government is feeling optimistic about vaccines. By the end of May, it should have enough to vaccinate every adult in the…

Saturday’s Best Deals: Hunter Boots, Teccpo Tools, Apeman Dashcam, Sony 55″ 4K TV, Pixel Art Bluetooth Speakers, and More

Hunter boots and a sale on Teccpo tools lead Saturday’s best deals. Read more… Saturday’s Best Deals: Hunter Boots, Teccpo Tools, Apeman Dashcam, Sony 55″ 4K TV, Pixel Art Bluetooth…

Phone-seeking search-and-rescue drone is like Find My iPhone with wings

For anyone who has ever misplaced their iPhone, Apple’s “Find My” app is a game-changer that borders on pure magic. Sign into the app, tap a button to sound an…

Saturday’s Best Deals: Hunter Boots, Teccpo Tools, Apeman Dashcam, Sony 55″ 4K TV, Pixel Art Bluetooth Speakers, and More

Hunter boots and a sale on Teccpo tools lead Saturday’s best deals. Read more… Saturday’s Best Deals: Hunter Boots, Teccpo Tools, Apeman Dashcam, Sony 55″ 4K TV, Pixel Art Bluetooth…

One of The Nation’s Largest Pipelines Caused The Biggest Spill in Decades–And We’re Just Hearing About It

Unless you’re living in Huntersville, North Carolina, you may be blissfully unaware that the U.S.’s biggest gasoline spill since 1997 happened this past summer. The slowly-unfolding, little-reported-on saga in the…

Apple’s Powerbeats3 are on sale for just $78

The best headphones for sound quality are bulky, over-ear monstrosities that typically require an amplifier, but that just won’t do when you’re working up a sweat. That’s where the Apple…

Apple will stop selling the iMac Pro

If you were hoping to buy an iMac Pro for some serious work, you'd better act quickly. 9to5Mac reports (and Apple has confirmed to Engadget) that Apple is winding down…