CES should move to an innovative city

CES, the yearly bacchanal of tech and innovation, has outgrown its shell. Las Vegas has been home to the event since the late 1970s and, for better or worse, the city has survived and served the influx of technologists who flock to the event each year to see the latest and greatest.

Industry Disruption Should Head Back To The Future

It’s hard to believe that we’ve actually made it ‘back to the future’. In the 25 years since the second film in the Back to the Future trilogy came out, much of the director’s vision of the future has been borne out. And that fact holds some interesting lessons for entrepreneurs.

An Investor’s Take On The Mobile World Congress

MWC has become a valuable forum to meet with mobile hardware and software innovators, many of which are exhibiting with large partners at the show or behind closed doors as they seek new avenues to access markets. Read More

Anomali secures $40 million Series D led by Lumia Capital to scale threat detection solution

Anomali, a threat detection and mitigation company, announced a hefty $40 million Series D investment today led by Lumia Capital. The company was previously known as ThreatStream. New investors Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners (DTCP), Telstra and Sozo Ventures along with returning investors GV,

Storytelling app Wattpad raises $51M at a $398M valuation

Content, as they say, is king — but these days, that may be true only for as long as you can figure out a good business model to deliver it. And today, a startup based out of Toronto, Canada is re-upping its coffers to fill out its ambition to do just that. Wattpad,

Didi has a brilliant plan to contain the threat of China’s bike-sharing services

China’s Didi Chuxing unveiled its bike-sharing platform today and, as expected, it looks like a very aggressive move to protect its position. When Didi first announced its plans to offer rides from Ofo and Bluegogo inside its app,

Clinic reports Natural Cycles app for 37 unwanted pregnancies since September

Swedish startup Natural Cycles, which offers an app-based product which it bills as a ‘digital contraceptive’,

Uber rival Grab acquires Indian startup to bulk up its mobile payment platform

Grab, Uber’s main rival in Southeast Asia, is continuing to develop its mobile payment strategy after it announced the acquisition of India-based startup iKaaz.

Hike unbundles its messaging app to reach India’s next wave of smartphone users

How do you compete with the world’s largest chat app in its strongest market? Hike, the Indian messaging app valued at more than $1 billion, is taking a unique approach to battling WhatsApp which involves dismantling its service, layering it on budget Android phones and offering free connectivity.

Revolut launches geolocation-powered travel insurance

Fintech startup Revolut is launching international medical and dental insurance. You can subscribe using the company’s app for £1 per day or more depending on the options.

Next INpact launches a browser extension to see who is tracking you online

French tech media company Next INpact just launched an interesting project today. Kimetrak is a simple browser extension that lets you see how your favorite website is tracking you and selling your privacy. The upcoming ePrivacy and GDPR regulations in Europe have been a wake-up call in many ways.

Google is shutting down Chrome’s parental control features, replacement to launch later this year

Google is preparing to launch a new set of parental control features for users of its Chrome browser. The announcement was made in an email sent this week to users of its current system for parental controls and other restrictions called “Chrome Supervised Users,” which is soon shutting down.

Y Combinator is launching a biotech track

Y Combinator is pulling the curtains off of a new experiment, YC Bio. The idea is to fund early-stage life-sciences companies that are still in the lab phase, YC President Sam Altman wrote on the YC blog today. YC Bio’s first area of focus will be on healthspan and age-related disease.

【钛晨报】嘀嘀快的继续火拼,打车软件不降温

嘀嘀打车恢复补贴力度,快的永远多一块;预计新浪微博在2013年第四季度已实现收支平衡,这为新浪微博分拆上市奠定了基础;阿Q再战,支付宝停止受理微信场景支付接口申请。

Messaging App LINE Turns On Its Cheap Voice Service, LINE Call, In US And 7 Other Markets On Android

In the ongoing battle for more users and differentiation in the battle between messaging apps, today LINE has launched its newest feature: a flat-rate voice calling service called LINE Call, to expand an already existing feature that let LINE users call each other via the app.

Web Browsing Isn't Copyright Infringement, Rules EU Court of Justice

mpicpp (3454017) writes with this news from Ars Technica: 'Europeans may browse the Internet without fear of infringing copyrights, as the EU Court of Justice ruled Thursday in a decision that ends a four-year legal battle threatening the open Internet.

Disrupt In London To Showcase New Google Ventures Europe Partners

The second TechCrunch Disrupt Europe will take place from 18-21st October 2014 in London and will see the first outing of the Google Ventures team in Europe. There’s still time to grab an early bird ticket before they sell out.

阿里巴巴推出“去啊”旅行品牌 引领在线旅行个性化订制

阿里巴巴推出“去啊”旅行品牌 引领在线旅行个性化订制。

Drone photo offers aerial view of Russia's secretive Kremlin

Penetrating the veil of security in Russia is a feat rarely accomplished by even the greatest spymasters, but one lone photographer equipped with a drone managed to do just that.New Zealand photographer Amos Chapple posted an aerial image of the Kremlin,

【PW晨报】李克强视察腾讯系前海微众银行,余额宝两大股东闹翻

1)李克强视察腾讯系前海微众银行;2)余额宝运营两大股东闹翻,蚂蚁金服起诉内蒙君正; 3)英特尔2480万美元投资智能眼镜公司Vuzix,占股30%; 4)Withings推出Activité Pop,依然美美的,但是更便宜了; 5)小米发布红米二代,699元的4G神器。

太阳系特殊小天体或有光环:兼具小行星彗星特征

据美国行星学会网站报道,上周行星光环的话题引起了广泛的关注,原因是媒体报道称科学家们在太阳系之外发现了一个巨大的光环系统,该光环系统可能存在于一颗系外行星或是一颗褐矮星的周围。

Whisper 中文版2.0专访:LBS如何定义久别重逢

2014年7月份,Whisper进军中国,跟三观歪节操低的无秘系不同,中文版Whisper取名耳语,完全在走树洞感十足的小清新路线。

麦肯锡:全球企业过去30年的好日子要到头了

新兴市场的企业巨头开始全球扩张,而高科技巨头开辟的新模式和新领域,也为中小企业提供了挑战大公司的途径和资源。两股不可小觑的力量由此释放,而这将帮助改变全球商界利润的流向。  在对全球 2.8 万家年收 ... ...

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