If you have not yet had the pleasure of being introduced to Nathan for You, you’re in for a treat! The man behind the show, Nathan Fielder, is so wonderfully awkward in his delivery he might just make you pee your pants from laughing so hard.Last week’s episode “Andy vs.
Kirsten Green of Forerunner Ventures, Keith Rabois of Khosla, Alfred Lin of Sequoia and Alex Taussig of Lightspeed are backers of Faire.
Vector’s already got the adorable bit down, courtesy of a team staffed by former Pixar and Dreamworks animators. But Anki’s grownup version of Cozmo can use a bit of help when it comes to smarts. Starting next week, the desktop robot will be able to tap into Amazon Alexa’s deep base of answers.
The company behind the biggest screens in cinema is giving up on bringing VR screens within a few inches of users’ faces. The company announced today in a SEC filing that it will be shutting down its three remaining virtual reality centers including its flagship location in Los Angeles.
When the former CTOs of YouTube, Facebook and Dropbox seed fund a database startup, you know there’s something special going on under the hood. Jiten Vaidya and Sugu Sougoumarane saved YouTube from a scalability nightmare by inventing and open-sourcing Vitess,
A new scam is making the rounds that promises to disrupt countless offices and schools. The scam is simple: the scammers send an email threatening to detonate a bomb if they don’t get a certain amount of Bitcoin within a specified time frame.
More than a decade after the end of “Alias,” J.J. Abrams and Jennifer Garner are teaming up on a new limited series for Apple. The show, titled “My Glory Was I Had Such Friends,” will be based on the Amy Silverstein memoir of the same name,
Machine learning models are getting quite good at generating realistic human faces — so good that I may never trust a machine, or human, to be real ever again. The new approach, from researchers at Nvidia,
Over the last two years we have been working hard to improve the experience of TechCrunch products for our readers. Our tiny-but-mighty product team launched the brand new TechCrunch mobile app earlier this month and we couldn’t be more excited.
French VC firm CapHorn Invest recently closed a new $150 million fund (€130 million). Around 250 CEOs and executives of big established companies invested in the fund as limited partners. This is CapHorn Invest’s second fund. The firm plans to focus on Series A rounds, from $600,
Sea, the gaming and e-commerce company holding the first major U.S. IPO from a Southeast Asian tech firm, had a bumpy start to life on the NYSE after closing the day up around eight percent on its list price of $15. The company raised $884 million from its listing,
Hurwitz & Associates interviewed customers in a variety of industries to assess how they are approaching security for their cloud deployments.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/04/29/benefits-integrated-approach-security-cloud/
该书作者威廉•H•德雷帕(William H. Draper)三世是美国最早的风险投资家之一。曾经担任美国进出口银行董事长、联合国副秘书长。
The UK government is hoping to make poor signal a thing of the past by forcing the big mobile providers to cover a percentage of the country's users and share masts.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/11/05/government-aims-to-wipe-out-mobile-notspots-with-new-legislation/
上周苹果发布了 WatchKit 开发者文件，从这份文件中我们了解到可以对这款明年上市抱着怎样的期待。华尔街预测这款设备的销量在 3000 万左右，以下就是 WatchKit 中透露的关于该设备的消息。
French government officials announced Monday that Uber's low-cost service UberPOP will be banned in the country beginning Jan. 1, 2015. The announcement came as hundreds of taxi drivers blocked highways in France in protest,