All over the world, language barriers are limiting the ability of refugees and immigrants to seek help, and aid workers to provide it. Tarjimly is a new service that connects people who speak one language but need to speak in another, with a person who speaks both — in just a couple minutes.
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),
The order to roll back net neutrality may have been made (though it’s not quite in effect yet), but the fight to restore it is ongoing.
HackerRank, the skills-based recruiting platform and online coding challenge community, today announced that it has raised a $30 million Series C funding round led by JMI Equity, a fund that specializes in helping software companies scale. Exiting investors Khosla Ventures, Battery Ventures,
If you’ve ever tried to order and source products from overseas you likely know the process is broken.
No, this is not a prank. It was posted on February but got no attention until yesterday, when these guys found it. And while it may have been staged, I have no problem believing it—there have been many similar cases of rotten or fragile buildings falling under minimal vibration.Read more.
來自英國的客製耳機與聽力保健廠商 ACS 也透過此次的 Computex 宣布即將在台灣推出， ACS 的創始人本身也是音樂人，由於自己的聽力受損有感而發，以樂手的需求為出發點推出包括客製化耳機以及聽力保健耳塞兩種類型的產品，標榜不光只是要聽好音樂，也要有良好的聽力保健習慣才能維持音樂鑑賞能力。
业界恶名昭著的专利流氓公司 VirnetX 曾经打赢了与苹果的官司。按照此前法院的判决， iPhone 4、iPhone 4s、Phone 5、iPad 2、iPod touch、和运行 Mac OS X 10.
一條 USB 充電線除了顏色仲可以有咩變化？近日 LRT 正式代理 NATIVE ONION，它們的產品曾獲 Reddot 及 A' Design 設計獎項，簡簡單單一條 USB 充電線都有別的設計融入生活當中。（以下有更多資料。
微软越来越开放了。继几天前宣布未来数月内面向所有开发者开放Xbox One SDK之后，今天这家软件巨头又宣布未来在Windows 10平台的PC或手机上玩Xbox Live将不再收费。
LOS ANGELES — The outdoor showers at beaches across drought-stricken California will be shut off to save water, so surfers and sunbathers will have to get creative this summer when it comes time to shake off the sand.
It's not looking good for Flash.Mozilla's web browser Firefox blocked Flash Player, Adobe's once-ubiquitous browser plugin that brought us multimedia, games and video throughout the naughts, on TuesdaySee also: