IN BRIEF: THE EDUCATION SYSTEM OF THE UNITED STATES

Organization of the U.S. Schooling System The bureaucratic legislative arrangement of the U.S., alongside a verifiable doubt of major areas of strength for an administration, has brought about the country’s profoundly decentralized school system. The nation’s well established faith in unrestricted economy free enterprise and liberated private rivalry, as well as restricted government mediation has…

Daily Crunch: After developers complain, Microsoft clarifies new policy on open source monetization

Daily Crunch: After developers complain, Microsoft clarifies new policy on open source monetization

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Time to do the Friday dance! We’ve mentioned our virtual TC Sessions: Robotics event a few times, but we’ve got some good news for events fans. Hang on to your blockchains and…

Europe’s health data reuse plan needs some surgery, say privacy supervisors

A proposal put forward by European Union lawmakers in May, to establish a legal framework to make it easier to share electronic health records and other medical data — across borders and care institutions and with researchers and developers of innovative health products — should be revised to ensure citizens’ health data is stored locally,…

Yes, it’s become harder for startups to raise funding

Today’s venture capital market feels strange because it isn’t uniform. While some companies are still able to raise mega-rounds, reach unicorn status, and even attract lots of new capital in sectors that have seen their exits struggle on the public markets, other startups are not having similar luck. After several years in which capital flowed…

Apple Music Sessions launches with country stars Carrie Underwood and Tenille Townes

Apple is introducing a new perk for Apple Music subscribers, Apple Music Sessions, which gives listeners access to exclusive releases in spatial audio that have been recorded in Apple’s music studios around the world. The performances are also filmed, providing subscribers with companion live music videos. The sessions offer musicians the opportunity to recreate hits…