Gillmor Gang: Zoom Normal – TechCrunch

[ad_1] The Gillmor Gang — Frank Radice, Michael Markman, Keith Teare, Denis Pombriant, Brent Leary, and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Tuesday, April 21, 2020. Brent Leary joins the Gang as we blend streaming, Zoomcasting and sheltering from the storm. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor @fradice, @mickeleh, @denispombriant, @kteare, @brentleary, @stevegillmor, @gillmorgang…

Lysol, the CDC warn not to drink bleach after Trump’s comments

[ad_1] After the president’s suggestion that ingesting cleaning products or applying a “very powerful light” to the body to kill the coronavirus, Lysol, the Centers for Disease Control, lawmakers, doctors, and Twitter users warned people not to do so.  “I see the disinfectant where it knocks [the coronavirus] out in a minute, one minute,” Trump…

If we let the US Postal Service die, we’ll be killing small businesses with it – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Laura Behrens Wu Contributor Laura Behrens Wu is the co-founder and CEO of Shippo, which is building a shipping platform for 21st century e-commerce. Since moving to the United States, I’ve come to appreciate and admire the United States Postal Service as a symbol of American ingenuity and resilience. Like electricity, telephones and the…

Twitter says videos of Trump suggesting disinfectant as COVID-19 treatment don’t violate policy

[ad_1] Trump asked if disinfectant could be used to treat coronavirus patients. Screenshot by CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Twitter has said videos of US President Donald Trump floating the idea of injecting disinfectant or using ultraviolet or “very powerful” light inside the body…

Precursor Ventures’ Charles Hudson on ‘the conversation no one has during an upmarket’ – TechCrunch

[ad_1] For pre-seed startups, precarious times are baseline until they secure their first customer, first hire and first check. But no matter how built-in turbulence might be for a pre-seed founder, we’re entering a period where stresses are amplified and outlooks are unpredictable. In light of the new market conditions, a harder fundraising market and…

John Legere abruptly resigns from T-Mobile board, effective immediately, in order to "pursue other options", after previously stating he would leave on June 4 (Chris Welch/The Verge)

[ad_1] Chris Welch / The Verge: John Legere abruptly resigns from T-Mobile board, effective immediately, in order to “pursue other options”, after previously stating he would leave on June 4  —  Whatever his next move is couldn’t wait until June  —  John Legere has formally cut ties with T-Mobile US, the company he led as…