Two of the biggest tech companies, Google and Facebook, have been competing as the internet's biggest destinations for video. And yet, a small startup is betting it has a shot of nabbing their views by narrowing in on one of YouTube's most popular styles.
UK series Black Mirror is being lauded as the first show that really tells the truth about our dystopian tech destiny. But the best critique of technology in today's culture is not this science fiction import. For the most scathing commentary on the high-tech world we've designed for ourselves,
A half-year past launch, the PlayStation 4 still feels like an overachiever. The system runs better and is improving faster than its predecessor. Everything is relative, though. The PS4 is still a year-one console and has familiar year-one issues. It's not yet a must-have.Read more...
Restaurants as we know them have remained the same for over two hundred years, and fables about amazing restaurant tech have inevitably leapt to futuristic ideas: robot waiters, food printers, talking refrigerators. Today’s reality is far more interesting and complex than those sweeping visions.
Bessemer is actively investing in consumer video startups. It’s a space we’ve been focused on for a while now.
How bad is the commercial real estate crunch in San Francisco and Silicon Valley?Uh, bad?So bad that that prices per square foot are roughly where they were around the first dot-com boom.So bad that Uber decided to go in, buy its own piece of land and build its own headquarters from scratch.
In California, a state built on the idealism and tacit cruelty of real estate capitalism, no one is innocent. That’s no different with Airbnb and Proposition F, merely the latest of San Francisco’s Brobdingnagian sagas over land-use politics that will go down in tomorrow’s election.
Apple is finally releasing its much-anticipated iPhone 6 handset on 9th September, and ITProPortal is going to be on hand to bring you all the updates in our minute-by-minute coverage.Read more: http://www.itproportal.
What if Silicon Valley had emerged from a racially integrated community? Would the technology industry be different? Would we? And what can the technology industry do now to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past?
Your education doesn’t have to stop once you leave school. We’ve put together a curriculum of some of the best free online classes available on the web this fall for the latest term of Lifehacker U, our regularly-updating guide to improving your life with free, online college-level classes.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again is far from a perfect film. It defies all laws of time and space and traditional moviemaking by extension, in this ridiculous snow globe of a movie, anything goes.That said, here are 10 of the wildest things about Mamma Mia:
We're not going to sugarcoat it for you: Buying a great carry-on is more difficult than it looks.You want a bag that's lightweight, looks good, and can fit all your stuff. However, it's also important to select a bag that can adapt to your travels. Trust us:
Central Iowa was the scene of a "sudden" tornado outbreak on Thursday, resulting in some breathtaking videos and photos capturing the terror of multiple funnels that spun through the state. SEE ALSO: This super clear video of a nearly perfect tornado is stunningThe town of Bondurant,
Nobody likes forms. Not tax forms, not medical forms, and certainly not website forms. Yet many websites are riddled with them, demanding that the customer devote time and effort to filling them out before getting in touch or making a purchase. This isn’t just bad customer service,
Nest CEO Marwan Fawaz announced this week that he's leaving his post at the helm of the Google-owned smart home company and moving into an advisory role. This is a move in the right direction for Nest customers and the smart-home space in general.
In today's edition of things no one asked for: Dunkin' Donuts is releasing a new coffee-inspired beer this fall.The coffee chain is collaborating with another Boston favorite, Harpoon Brewery, to create the new brew.Strangely, this isn't Dunkin Donuts' first foray into beer.
Emoji have conquered the world, no doubt, but what happens after the conquest?The answer: Things change. Emoji are constantly evolving, not only with new symbols that arrive on our smartphone keyboards year after year, but also the symbols themselves. A couple of years ago,
Christmas is a great time to show your loved ones that you care with great presents. But it can also be a good time to show your loved ones they're long overdue for moving out of your house. As much as you love them, you know it's time. And you just want your damn life back.This Christmas,
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.Instead of fielding requests from your friends to donate to their Kickstarter or Indiegogo campaigns, why not raise money for yourself?
Facebook just proved to us yet again why 2017 was the worst. The social network just released their 2017 year in review videos to individual users and the last thing anyone wants to do is relieve this terrible year over again. SEE ALSO:
A clip from the upcoming movie Godzilla has the enormous monster from the title pitted against a flying kaiju, foreboding a new level of destructionThe 48-second clip only gives us a glimpse of the flying monster and Godzilla, stopping before the fight actually starts.
Lenovo's Yoga 2 Pro may look like a regular Ultrabook, but it can double as a tablet as well, and it boasts a super-sharp display.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/reviews/hardware/lenovo-yoga-2-pro-review/
苹果 CEO 蒂姆·库克宣布自己的性取向之后获得了业界的赞赏，但同时也引起了一部分人的担忧：这会不会影响到投资者对苹果的信心？从库克发布公开信后苹果股价的走势来说，这些担心是多余的。
最近 Samsung 推出了不少新款智能手機，而且他們亦似乎有意開設更多 Galaxy 系列產品線，例如早前網上就流出了一款名為 Galaxy J1 的新機資料。雖然暫時未知這款手機會於何時推出，不過日前就有零售商披露了其售價。
What is a kilobit equal to? The answer is 1,000 bits, but some people say it should really be 1,024. Read more...
Euronews opened its brand new global headquarters in Lyon, France on Thursday, and I am pretty sure Lyon just got an iconic landmark on the bank of its Saône River.Read more...
Microsoft has just released this week’s This Week on Xbox video which contains a fairly good recap of most of the latest news affecting both Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows gamers. Here’s a...