Microsoft is beefing up its Slack-like collaboration software, Microsoft Teams, with the technology (and the founder) from collaboration software startup Chalkup. Following the acquisition,
Five years ago, Alexis Bonatsos, née Tsotsis, was co-editor of TechCrunch, a job that made her renowned in startup circles and familiar with a wide number of startups and their founders. What she really longed to do, in fact, was invest in some of them.
Wi-Fi password sticker on your router? Snap. Cute sweater in a store’s window display? Snap. Party invitation? Snap. Cool gift idea for mom? Snap. If any of this sounds familiar to you,
Tesla announced a number of new hires today, including Stuart Bowers, who is joining as VP of engineering. Bowers is joining Tesla from Snap, where he worked as VP of monetization engineering. Other new hires include Neeraj Manrao, who left Apple to become Tesla’s director of energy manufacturing,
Facebook doesn’t ban fictional characters with hateful content as a rule, but interestingly Pepe the frog is well enough established as a hate speech symbol that Facebook has a very particular policy devoted only to the cartoon frog.
Just how big Fortnite? Very big. Very, very big. $296 million in April, big. That’s according to SuperData Research (via The Verge), a service that tracks digital game sales. The number, which includes sales from the console, mobile and PC versions of the game,
Well, that didn’t take long. Yahoo Finance’s new social savings app Tanda, which launched just this January, is already shutting down. The company announced the news of the app’s closure via a blog post, which vaguely hinted at a lack of traction.
A cluster of U.S. news websites has gone dark for readers in Europe as the EU’s new privacy laws went into effect on Friday. The ruleset, known as General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR),
A court in Germany has ruled that Facebook’s default privacy settings and some of its terms and conditions breached local laws. The Berlin court passed judgement late last month but the verdict was only made public this week. Read More
Fitbit’s been on a bit of a acquisition spree over the last couple of years, as the company’s looked to grow its business inside the stagnating wearables category. This morning, the hardware maker announced plans to pick up Twine Health, a HIPAA-compliant, cloud-based health management platform.
Facebook’s status update box is getting a new feature called Lists, which begins rolling out today. This is the first major update to the entry field since the launch of colored backgrounds just over a year ago, and also serves as a way to encourage Facebook users to share more personal content.
The speed at which our technologies progress is both a blessing and curse of the 21st century. We're closer than any people before us to actually travelling into the stars , understanding the basic laws of our universe , or actually banging a robot . It's a wonderful time to be alive,
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VMware VMworld 2015虚拟化大会上，NVIDIA推出了第二代云虚拟图形系统GRID 2.0，以及配套的麦克斯韦架构Tesla。AMD方面也不示弱，展示了世界上第一个基于硬件的GPU虚拟化解决方案：AMD多用户GPU(AMD Multiuser GPU)。
今天上午，新一代 Moto 360 智能手表在国内正式开卖，售价 1999 元起，有 42mm 和 46mm 两个表壳尺寸可选。此外，用户可选择定制个性化款式，比如表带、表壳样式等等。 新款 Moto 360 的外观延续了上代的设计 ... ...
每天工作18小时，日常安排一丝不苟，即席参加业务会议，这就是身为两家上市公司CEO的日常。身为Twitter和Square两家上市公司的CEO，可想而知Jack Dorsey会有多忙。甚至忙到有一次都抽不出时间来跟Twitter的执行总裁Omid Kordestani进行每周例行的交流。不过Kordestani还是想到了一个办法—给这位CEO当司机。Dorsey并不是唯一同时经营两家公司的人。乔布斯、巴菲特、Elon Musk等也都经营过2家公司。尽管他们各自都有提高生产力的秘密，但并不是每一个人都喜欢这样。比方说Musk就不提倡做这么多，因为这会极大地限制了个人的自由时间。