Fairphone takes $7.7M to push for change across the electronics value chain – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch European mobile device maker Fairphone, which designs modular smartphones with the aim of supporting repairability and encouraging sustainability, has taken in new investment of €6.5 million ($7.7M). It says it’s hoping to […]

Uber only has itself to blame for London license loss – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch The tech industry’s over-processed supply of irony might not be enough to service all the ramifications of Uber being stripped of its London license by the city’s transport regulator. Uber advocates were […]

Citymapper ties with Gett to launch shared taxi commuter route in London – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Urban transport navigator app Citymapper is experimenting with creating another transport service based off of analysis of the journey data its users generate — and using software it built to identify underserved […]

Tech giants told to remove extremist content much faster – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Tech giants are once again being urged to do more to tackle the spread of online extremism on their platforms. Leaders of the UK, France and Italy are taking time out at a […]