Author: Khaled quotTitoquot Hamze

Cloudflare is protecting the internet using groovy lava lamps

[embedded content] Cloudflare has a unique way of protecting a huge portion of the world’s internet. They call it their Wall of Entropy; a wall lined with lava lamps that are being filmed with a camera. That data is then converted to numbers jumbled up with a couple other sources of randomness in other parts of the world, like a Geiger counter and a chaotic pendulum, and is then fed into an algorithm with a variety of other sources to create some really intense cryptography. I was lucky enough to get to check out the bubbling lava lamp wall...

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The Last Episode of Crunch Report

This is the last episode of Crunch Report. It’s been an awesome journey but now to try other things. I’m not leaving TechCrunch, just to clarify. Watch the video and thank you. Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Joe ZolnoskiEdited by: Tito Hamze Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention the company on the shirt...

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Crunch Report | Amazon, JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway are building a healthcare company

Today’s Stories  Amazon, JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway to build their own healthcare company Facebook is banning cryptocurrency and ICO ads TrackR lays off staff, sources say 42 in total, in ongoing market contraction Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Tito HamzeEdited by: Tito Hamze Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention the company on the...

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Crunch Report | Elon Musk’s flamethrowers bring in $5 million so far

Today’s Stories  Elon Musk’s flamethrower has already made well over $3.5 million Google confirms investment in Indonesia’s ride-hailing leader Go-Jek Facebook will start prioritizing local news in user feeds Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Tito HamzeEdited by: Tito Hamze Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention the company on the shirt in the episode...

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Crunch Report | MoviePass pulls out of 10 AMC theaters

Today’s Stories  Google experiments in local news with an app called Bulletin MoviePass pulls out of AMC’s top theaters as negotiations fail Benchmark’s lawsuit against former Uber CEO Kalanick dismissed Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Tito HamzeEdited by: Tito Hamze Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention the company on the shirt in the...

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Crunch Report | CNN shuts down Casey Neistat’s Beme

Today’s Stories  Robinhood adds zero-fee cryptocurrency trading and tracking CNN shuts down Casey Neistat’s Beme, but some of its digital news tech will live on Sotheby’s acquires Thread Genius to build its image recognition and recommendation tech Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Tito HamzeEdited by: Gregory Manalo Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention...

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Crunch Report | Fiverr acquires And Co

Today’s Stories  Apple to take on messaging rivals with launch of Business Chat Fiverr acquires And Co, maker of software for freelancers Qualcomm to appeal $1.23B fine from EU over LTE chip dominance in the iPhone Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Tito HamzeEdited by: Joe Zolnoski Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention the...

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Crunch Report | DJI unveils new Mavic Air

Today’s Stories  DJI’s $799 ‘smartphone-size’ Mavic Air drone starts shipping January 28 Twitter COO Anthony Noto resigns to become SoFi CEO The Apple HomePod ships February 9 for $349, available to order this Friday Credits Written by: Tito HamzeHosted by: Tito HamzeFilmed by: Tito HamzeEdited by: Tito hamze Notes: I don’t know what to wear on Crunch Report (It’s a hard decision and I suck at dressing myself). If you are a startup and want to me to wear something mail me an XL T-shirt and I’ll wear it in an episode. I’m not going to mention the company on...

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