Interview with Jim Keller, a chip expert lauded for his work at AMD and Apple, on ARM vs x86 vs RISC-V, managing 1,000 people at Intel, and plans at Tenstorrent (Dr. Ian Cutress/AnandTech)

Dr. Ian Cutress / AnandTech: Interview with Jim Keller, a chip expert lauded for his work…

Drought-stricken communities in the US push back against data centers' water usage; a typical data center uses same water per day as a city of 30K-50K people (Olivia Solon/NBC News)

Olivia Solon / NBC News: Drought-stricken communities in the US push back against data centers’ water…

Dealroom: European startups have raised €43.8B in the first six months of 2021, surpassing the record €38.5B raised in 2020 (Ryan Browne/CNBC)

Ryan Browne / CNBC: Dealroom: European startups have raised €43.8B in the first six months of…

Transform, which develops tools for businesses to query and build metrics from data troves, comes out of stealth with $20M Series A, after $4.5M seed in 2020 (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Transform, which develops tools for businesses to query and build metrics from…

At the summit, Biden told Putin that certain critical infrastructure should be "off-limits" to cyberattacks; Putin agreed to "begin consultations" on the issue (Reuters)

Reuters: At the summit, Biden told Putin that certain critical infrastructure should be “off-limits” to cyberattacks;…

London-based 10x Future Technologies, which helps established banks add or retool their existing tech offerings via its SaaS platform, raised $187M Series C (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: London-based 10x Future Technologies, which helps established banks add or retool their…

The Pill Club, an online birth control prescription and delivery service, raises $41.9M as an extension to its $51M Series B from Jan. 2019, led by Base 10 (Natasha Mascarenhas/TechCrunch)

Natasha Mascarenhas / TechCrunch: The Pill Club, an online birth control prescription and delivery service, raises…

Profile of DigitalMint, a final-mile crypto broker that helps ransomware victims pay ransoms in cryptocurrency, within 30-60 minutes of contact from the hacker (MacKenzie Sigalos/CNBC)

MacKenzie Sigalos / CNBC: Profile of DigitalMint, a final-mile crypto broker that helps ransomware victims pay…

China pushes to subject data-related activities to government oversight, as it worries tech giants could use collected data to build alternative power centers (Lingling Wei/Wall Street Journal)

Lingling Wei / Wall Street Journal: China pushes to subject data-related activities to government oversight, as…

Tencent-backed Kanzhun, owner of Chinese online recruitment platform Boss Zhipin, closed up 96% in its trading debut, after raising $912M in its US IPO (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: Tencent-backed Kanzhun, owner of Chinese online recruitment platform Boss Zhipin, closed up 96% in its…