Alexa will have her own opinions on beer, TV shows and more

Alexa is starting to think for herself. The personal assistant that’s built into Amazon devices like Echo smart speakers and Fire TV may better distinguish itself from competitors like Google Assistant in the future by offering up not just facts or recommendations,

Bitcoin, Ethereum and almost every other cryptocurrency is plunging

Look away now if you own bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies. This won’t be breaking news to you if you are invested, but today has seen the entire crypto market fall by double-digit percentages. The price of bitcoin slumped by 15 percent to drop below $12,000 for the first time since December 4.

Apple asked to respond to China consumer group about slowing older iPhones

Apple is now facing questions about how it slows down older iPhones in China. The Xinhua state news agency reported yesterday that the Shanghai Consumer Council has written to Apple asking it to explain the performance hit and any remedies it is offering to consumers. Read More

Airbnb now lets users pay less up front for bookings

Airbnb has today announced a new feature that will help users manage their payments on the platform. The feature, aptly albeit unimaginatively named Pay Less Up Front, lets users pay for a part of their trip upon booking and the rest near the time of check-in. Before now,

AngelList launches Syndicates in India

AngelList has expanded its syndicates program to India in the latest overseas move for the US crowdfunding platform. The launch comes some 18 months after we reported that AngelList had hired Utsav Somani to launch the service and develop its business generally in India,

Twitter hits back again at claims that its employees monitor direct messages

Twitter is pushing back against claims made by conservative activist group Project Veritas that its employees monitor private user data, including direct messages. In a statement to BuzzFeed News, a Twitter representative said “we do not proactively review DMs. Period.

Startup events platform Tech.co acquired by digital marketing firm MVF

Tech.co, an online platform and events organizer for startups, announced today that it has been acquired by digital marketing firm MVF. The deal’s terms were undisclosed. Read More

Apple’s MacBook Air turns 10

Ten years ago today, Steve Jobs triumphantly held up a manilla interoffice mail envelope to a round of applause at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. It was a silly gimmick, but it got the point across. A year after introducing the Macworld crowd to the iPhone,

Original Content podcast: Looking into the dark future of Netflix’s ‘Black Mirror’

Netflix has delivered another six glimpses into Black Mirror‘s often-bleak view of technology and humanity.On the latest episode of TechCrunch’s Original Content podcast, one of your regular hosts, Anthony Ha,

Equity podcast: 2017’s top tech acquisitions and what’s in store for 2018

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week we took a look back at the year’s M&A market, which brought some big wins and some low lights. Equity this week was Katie Roof, Alex Wilhelm, and Jamie Leigh,

New bill bans US government agencies using contractors with Huawei or ZTE tech

There’s more misery ahead for Huawei, which just saw AT&T pull out of a deal to carry its first smartphone, and fellow Chinese tech firm ZTE. The duo are well known for their growing smartphone businesses worldwide,

一个分类,两个问题之ArrayList - BigBang92

它在内部定义了一个游标变量cursor,通过游标来获取集合元素并且判断集合是否还有下一个值,确定集合执行hasNext()方法之后还有数据,然后会执行next()方法取得下一个值。

Dutch Engineers Test Glow-in-the-Dark 'Smart Highway'

Luminescent powder in paint has given a glow to 500 meters of Dutch highway, resulting in a trial section of glow-in-the-dark road.Designer Daan Roosegaarde, who won best future concept for the idea at the Dutch Design Awards in 2012, is collaborating with Heijmans, a Dutch civil engineering firm,

Windows XP's end of support has done very little to harm its popularity

毋須用電 印度發明環保陶泥雪櫃

將食物放進雪櫃是我們保存食物,防止變壞的方法。不過並非所有地方都有足夠的電力,有印度公司就發明了一款毋須用電,只靠水份進行冷卻的不插電陶泥雪櫃。

快递三轮车国标1日起实施 仍然难免“裸奔”

近日,北京六环内全面整治电动、燃油三轮车的消息让不少快递公司感到焦虑。

在美国公司帮助下埃及政府使用DPI系统监测公民通信数据

深度封包检测(Deep-packet inspection,简称DPI)无疑是国家对互联网通信干预的重要手段之一,允许政府对网络流量内容进行审查、实时监测网站和在网络上监控网民在线上的活动记录。

谷歌管理层重组 CEO佩奇交出核心业务

10 月 25 日报道,知情人士曝光,谷歌管理层正进行重大变动,谷歌 CEO 拉里佩奇(Larry Page)将谷歌核心产品领导权移交给副总裁桑达尔皮查伊(Sundar Pichai),皮查伊还是谷歌 Android、Chrome 和应用业务主管。 ... ...

精算与风险管理的区别是什么?

刚好从事了这两类岗位,试着回答题主的3个问题:1、知识关注点:从精算和风险管理量化理论基础上看,简单讲,精算是要遵循大数法则,关注均值和方差;风险管理则是尾部关注,以及风险相关性。

火车能否通过增加车宽,增设双层车厢来提高运力?

强烈反对排名第一的答案,所谓答非所问大概就是如此吧。“我们的人生轨道可能就只有4英尺8.5英寸宽。虽然我们并不满意这个宽度,但是却已经很难从惯性中抽身而出。

你算一个吗?Apple Watch四类潜在用户群体

往年年初,苹果下一代iPhone的消息便会开始流传,但今年似乎是个例外。其中一个原因,可能是苹果的首款智能手表Apple Watch即将上市,吸引了业界和消费者的关注。  

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