Top Stories of the Day // May 4, 2015

Someone Has A Domain For Carly Fiorina’s Name And Is Pretty Upset With Her Layoffs While At HP |
Facebook Opens Internet.Org To All Developers In Response To Net Neutrality Concerns |
Piper Pied Imitates HBO’s Silicon Valley And Creates Lossless Compression For Online Images |
How Do You Solve A Problem Like Microsoft? |
Pager Turns Your Facebook Pages Into Full-Fledged Websites |
Witness Wins The Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon Grand Prize, Picorico And MoolahMe Are Runners Up |
Altschool Raises $100M From Founders Fund, Zuckerberg To Scale A Massive Network of Schools Around Personalized Learning |

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Today’s Top Stories // May 4, 2015

Someone Has A Domain For Carly Fiorina’s Name And Is Pretty Upset With Her Layoffs While At HP

Former HP CEO Carly Fiornia announced earlier today that she would be running for president — but it appears someone else has already picked up one of the… read more

Facebook Opens Internet.Org To All Developers In Response To Net Neutrality Concerns

Facebook is turning Internet.org, its project to provide free internet to new users, into a platform. The move comes amid criticism of the program's “walled… read more

Piper Pied Imitates HBO’s Silicon Valley And Creates Lossless Compression For Online Images

Brother and sister team Peter Ma and Nancy Ghaly presented Piper Pied, a lossless compression algorithm for online images, at the Disrupt NY Hackathon today…. read more

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Microsoft?

It's great at business software and technology, but Microsoft still struggles to make coherent consumer products. The problem seems ingrained and cultural,… read more

Pager Turns Your Facebook Pages Into Full-Fledged Websites

Meet Pager, a neat little hack developed during our 24-hour Disrupt NY Hackathon by a team of three engineers. It's the perfect idea for small business owners… read more

Witness Wins The Disrupt NY 2015 Hackathon Grand Prize, Picorico And MoolahMe Are Runners Up

It's been a long night at the Manhattan Center. Yesterday, we welcomed hundreds of hackers for my favorite spring tradition — the Disrupt NY Hackathon. Some of… read more

Altschool Raises $100M From Founders Fund, Zuckerberg To Scale A Massive Network of Schools Around Personalized Learning

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 Hello from New York, friends, where TechCrunch’s staff has taken up residence to put on a small confab… read more

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