How to Install Windows 11 on VirtualBox 7.0

Windows 11 set a precedent for being the most difficult operating system to install. Apart from the high system requirements, it requires a TPM 2.0 chip and Secure Boot to install. Without that, you cannot try out Windows 11. Even if you have both these components in your system, running the new Windows operating system as a virtual machine is no easy feat.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 3:15pm
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How to Get Your Personal Festival Lineup From Spotify With Instafest

With everything being shared on social media, music streaming apps such as Spotify have been toeing the line between being a music app and a social media app. Nowadays, music taste isn't a personal thing anymore, and sharing your music taste is a part of socializing online.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 3:02pm
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TechCrunch wants to meet your startup at CES 2023

We’re a month out from the next CES. TechCrunch is returning to Vegas for the first time in a few years and — as usual — we’re on the hunt for the most fascinating startups.

Work for a startup showing off a cool new product at CES next month? Let us know by filling out the below form. Our team will be reaching out to those companies we think will be a good fit for coverage.

Thanks, good luck and see you in Las Vegas!

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 2:34pm
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Salesforce CEO succession drama and other TC news

This week, I talk with Rita Liao about the great wall of porn obscuring information about protests in China. And Ron Miller comes on to recap the AWS re:Invent event and his story on Salesforce co-CEO Bret Taylor stepping down. And as always, we break down the biggest stories in tech.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:59pm
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TechCrunch+ roundup: Cash management basics, proptech investor survey, visa interview prep

A few years ago, I was driving in a rural area on the coast north of San Francisco and found myself low on gas. In fact, the fuel light was flashing urgently.

My cell phone couldn’t get a signal to direct me to the nearest gas station, so I put the engine in economy mode and drove on instinct. I knew the car had a reserve tank, but I had no idea how far it would take me.

Founders who don’t implement proper treasury management practices during a downturn are as foolhardy as I was that day — how far can your company go on fumes?

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:50pm
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What Is a Crypto Mortgage? How Can You Use Bitcoin to Buy a Home?

Securing a mortgage loan for your dream home can sometimes seem like a herculean task. This could be more true for people who hold a large portion of their wealth in cryptocurrency. People aren’t generally interested in exchanging their homes for your digital assets, not even as a down payment.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:45pm
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Astra star hire Benjamin Lyon resigns, management team restructured

Space company Astra’s management team is undergoing another shake-up. The company said Friday that chief engineer Benjamin Lyon has resigned after just short of two years in the role. Rather than seek a replacement for that position, Astra promoted four key staff to management positions that will now directly report to CEO Chris Kemp and other C-Suite staff.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:39pm
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Activision Blizzard workers in Albany vote to form the company’s second union

Activision Blizzard QA testers who work on Diablo in Albany, New York have formed the gaming giant’s second union in a unanimous 14-0 vote. Just seven months ago, QA testers at Activision Blizzard division Raven Software won a historic vote to form the first-ever union at a major U.S. gaming company.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:31pm
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Google Nest Thermostat vs. Nest Learning Thermostat: Which One Is Best for You?

Smart thermostats are not only convenient devices to control your heating and cooling, but they can also help you to save money. By intelligently adjusting your HVAC system, smart thermostats can work more efficiently, and some can even create schedules based on familiar routines.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:30pm
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Bird’s plan to stay in the shared scooter game

Shared micromobility company Bird has lost nearly all of its value since going public through a special purpose acquisition merger last year, falling from a 52-week high of $9.05 per share to around 23 cents per share this afternoon. In its short life on the public markets, Bird has garnered a reputation for burning through cash as it tries to be everywhere at once.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:30pm
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When one door closes … Opendoor CEO Eric Wu steps down, CFO Carrie Wheeler steps in as new chief executive

Opendoor co-founder Eric Wu announced today that he is stepping down from his role as CEO of the real estate technology company and that Carrie Wheeler will be taking over as chief executive.

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Friday, December 2, 2022 - 1:11pm
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