If a consumer startup exists, there’s a good chance Amazon is trying to kill it.Headlines about the famously aggressive online shopping giant bulldozing through retail categories are nothing new,
A few weeks ago, I was talking with an entrepreneur in the search space who had a simple question: “Can Google ever be beat?” It’s actually quite profound, one at the heart of everything we do in startups. Is it possible to defeat the incumbent players,
I pay Time Warner Cable $70 a month for broadband that works 70-percent of the time. Just for fun, I recently upgraded to the company’s best, fastest service—300 Mbps—and guess what. After weeks of speed tests, I can confidently say that I don’t get those speeds. Ever.Read more...
The rise of mobile broadband, commodity sensors, smartphone-based companion apps, virtualized manufacturing and supply chain, crowdfunding, and nimble design have converged to make wearables mainstream. With the category now validated as a strategic hotspot for all major corporations and platforms,
Here are the 17 startups that presented in the third batch of companies and the four from the fourth batch that were on the record. Let's go! Read More
Do we have the Internet we deserve? There’s an argument to say that yes, we absolutely do. Given web users’ general reluctance to pay for content. We are of course, paying. Just not with cold hard cash,
Uber may have stalled out with self-driving cars, but Lyft is just picking up speed.The ride-hailing app's fairly new self-driving division, Level 5, made its first acquisition, the company announced Tuesday.
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Rachel Bloom has been skewering unrealistic expectations of women (set by both men and women) and debunking sex myths for years. But now, the actress, singer, and comedian has a new platform: a musical magazine cover.For the cover of the fall issue of Allure,
We are delighted to inform you that the United States Marine Corps drew penis in the sky. Marine Corps spokesperson Josef Patterson confirmed that the phallic flight was indeed mapped out by the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing,
"Oh mama mia, mama mia, mama mia, let me go." Early reviews reveal critics aren't exactly asking for an encore after watching the highly anticipated Queen biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody.While the extended musical sequences dazzled critics,
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Amazon would really like U.S. law enforcement to use its facial-recognition software, despite how its employees feel.According to internal documents obtained by the Project on Government Oversight, Amazon met with officials from U.S.
You ever fall out of your Lambo with armfuls of your luxury items just to flex on the proletariat? The "Falling Stars" challenge is the latest trend sweeping Weibo and Instagram as the elite youth flaunt their wealth on social media. According to South China Morning Post,
I had hoped this day would never come—the day when the sacrality and integrity of Britain's beloved mince pies would be compromised. But that fateful day has come. The mince pie flat white has descended upon our hot drinks menus; turning this bastion of tradition into little more than a gimmick.
Self-driving vehicles may get their very own lanes along a stretch of the bustling Interstate 94 in Wisconsin.
Amazon is trying to take over online shopping, but the original e-commerce platforms aren't going down without a fight. Poshmark, a clothing resale platform founded in 2011, just raised $87.5 million in a Series D round led by the Singapore investment company Temasek.
sciencehabit writes: Universities and other workplaces have codes of conduct guarding against sexual harassment. But what about the more casual venue of scientific fieldwork—which is also a workplace? A new survey finds that sexual harassment and assaults occur frequently in the field,
Twitter has expressed interest in buying Flipboard, the digital magazine app with more than 100 million registered accounts, in an all-stock deal valuing the company at $1 billion, according to a report in Re/code on Monday.
Who knew a standup bass could have a place in a Katy Perry song?Robyn Adele Anderson totally nails it in this Postmodern Jukebox cover of Katy Perry's "I Kissed A Girl." With some backup help from The Tee Tones,
Our community challenges are finally back and better than ever. We will be hosting a new challenge every Saturday morning, so be on the lookout for our weekend photo themes to put your photography skills to the test.
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On Sunday, the funeral procession for prominent Cambodian government critic and pro-democracy advocate, Kem Ley, drew tens of thousands of Cambodians to the streets.Kem Ley died on July 10, after being shot fatally in an unprovoked attack. Despite a farm worker admitting to the crime,
Two new games are launching today on the Xbox One; Dreamals: Dream Quest and Breach & Clear: Deadline. Dreamals: Dream Quest is a Korean puzzle platformer and features a cast of cute animal characters...The post Dreamals: Dream Quest and Breach & Clear: