French startup Adikteev raised a $12 million funding round led by Ring Capital and BNP Paribas Développement, with existing investors ISAI, Ventech and Laurent Asscher also participating.
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),
HTC’s smartphone and connected devices president and former CFO, Chialin Chang, has resigned. The move, spotted earlier by Engadget, was announced today and is effective immediately. Read More
Third time is a charm. Viva Technology (or “VivaTech” for short) hosted its kick-off press conference to present this year’s event. And this year is going to be quite special for TechCrunch as well because we’re hosting a Startup Battlefield Europe at VivaTech and a Hackathon.
TechCrunch Startup Battlefield is headed to VivaTech in Paris on May 24th to find and feature the best early-stage startup across Europe! In partnership with VivaTech,
最新统计数据显示，苹果在 2013 年占据全球智能手机出货量 15% 的份额。与此同时，该公司以仅 15% 的份额占据了 56% 的利润。另一方面，来自日本的索尼在全球智能手机出货数量上所占的份额只有 3.
President Barack Obama has reopened a battle almost as old as the Internet — the pronunciation of GIF.The White House hosted its first-ever Tumblr Q&A between Obama and Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp on Tuesday. The president discussed student debt and also addressed issues like gun violence.
This is the House of the Infinite in Cádiz, Spain, designed by architect Alberto Campo Baeza. It looks like the sand actually solidified into the house itself. Simple straight lines, simple use of materials,
Microsoft has agreed a deal with BesTV New Media to manufacture the console in Shanghai's Free Trade Zone, with the Xbox One set to become the country's first console release in 14 years.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/25/xbox-one-be-chinas-first-console-release-2000/
Always wanted to go to space, but put off by Richard Branson's beard (or the hundreds of thousands of dollars he also wants )? A US not-for-profit might be able to get you there on the cheap — but better get crossing those fingers. Read more...
在视频游戏盛行的时代，桌面游戏似乎应该被人们抛弃了，但是，它不但没有消亡，反而获得了快速的增长。在过去的四年里，桌面游戏的销量年增长率在 25% 至 40% 之间 。
Gravity Payments联合创始人兼CEO Dan Price宣布将年薪从百万美元减少到7万美元，同时将公司最低薪水也提高到年薪7万美元。
ARM 架構原本就廣泛的被用於與物聯網相關的基礎設備，而在近年也主打基於 Cortex-M 的 mbed 平台、 mbed OS 兩項戰略，藉由通用的開發環境與系統平台均一性解決感測器到伺服器的溝通。