Longtime VC Michael Goguen was just hit with an explosive lawsuit

 Michael Goguen, a longtime partner at Sequoia Capital who joined the tony Sand Hill Road firm roughly 20 years ago, has been named in an extraordinary breach of contract lawsuit that accuses him of sexually mistreating a woman he met in 2001, the…

Snapchat has a secret team possibly building a pair of smart glasses

snapchatshades Snapchat has been known for some bold (and perplexing) moves in regards to content features, attempting to revamp event marketing through Stories, redefine journalism through Discover and rethink the selfie through Lenses. They’ve tackled software features but now they may be looking to master hardware. When you’re valued at $16 billion… why not? A report from CNET details… Read More

Are You Sick of Notifications for Facebook Live Videos?

Facebook Live videos have exploded on the scene, but not all users of the social network are happy about it.

13 TechCrunch stories you don’t want to miss this week

weekly roundup USE This week, Facebook made a selfie filter app acquisition, Google surprised us with the Android N preview, and we ate bugs. Yeah, seriously. Silicon Valley is eating bugs now. These are the tech headlines you don’t want to miss this week. Read More

​New app ​Tagly ​bets on ​connect​ing​ consumers with brand content

 Tagly claims to be the first social platform dedicated to exclusively showcase content created by brands. Its goal is to allow users to discover, share, and collect the branded content they love, and brands to ramp up the amount of followers who …

Watch how easy it is for someone to hack your iPhone

man listening iphone With all the hoopla surrounding the FBI-Apple controversy, it may surprise you how easy it is to hack into an iPhone. In this video, Skycure CEO Adi Sharabani demonstrated how simple it was to access my device.  He also offered some tips for keeping your smartphone secure. Read More

Ending patent wars will be a huge boon to the tech industry

 Because of these patent wars and patent trolls, technology companies are divesting huge resources to defend themselves rather than advancing their innovations. This is the equivalent of nuclear arms race and is a lose-lose situation. Read More

Facebook 360-Degree Videos Come to Oculus VR

Oculus VR announced the addition of a Facebook Videos tab to Oculus Video, which will bring the social network’s 360-degree videos into the virtual-reality fold.