Startup News

Alphabet is quietly fighting attacks on free speech through its Jigsaw incubator

Jigsaw has six projects it's currently working on to help activists and journalists protect their freedom of speech. They include technology to prevent hacking and to detect disinformation campaigns.

Jigsaw

GitHub to make software deployment more secure with purchase of Semmle

Microsoft’s GitHub acquired Semmle, a code analysis platform for finding zero-days and automating variant analysis.

GitHub and Semmle

Fathom Analytics launches cookie-free tracking that supports unique visits and GDPR

Creators of privacy-focused Fathom Analytics, Jack Ellis and Paul Jarvis, announce cookie-free tracking that anonymizes pageviews and unique visits and maintains automatic GDPR compliance.

Fathomo

Razer shutters OUYA indie gaming platform and Forge TV

The once successful Kickstarter wasn’t able to convince enough gamers to play its console, and Razer’s own ambitions couldn’t save it either.

Game Controller