This week on Technotopia I talked to Osama Hashmi, founder of Mocha 7 and a deep thinker on the topics of AI, blockchain, and the future. Hashmi was a bit of a downer in my optimistic view of the future but he had plenty to say, especially on the topic of human growth and improvement. […]
Airbnb wants to give the homeowners who power its service the opportunity to own a piece of its business. That’s why, as Axios reports, the $31-billion-valued company has written to the SEC to ask if its rules around security ownership can be revised. Specifically,
Hard to believe, but Startup Battlefield MENA is just over a week away. We’ve got some of the top founders and investors in the region speaking, including Magnus Olsson of Careem, Imad Kreidieh of Ogero, Mai Medhat of Eventtus,
Sextech entrepreneur and advocate Bryony Cole is planning for a future when entire relationships exist in virtual reality.
A draft executive order circulating around the White House “is not the result of an official White House policymaking process,” according to deputy White House press secretary, Lindsay Walters. According to a report in The Washington Post,
The Room has been ranked with Plan 9 From Outer Space as a strong contender for the “best” worst movie ever made — and it’s now available in its entirety on YouTube. Written, directed, and starring Tommy Wiseau, The Room belongs in the same category as Plan 9,
Comcast has outbid Twenty-First Century Fox for the UK's Sky, a final step in what's been a years-long takeover battle between the two media conglomerates.
Many corporations are pinning their futures on their venture investment portfolios. If you can’t beat startups at the innovation game, go into business with them as financial partners.
Online coursework is exploding across all kinds of verticals and fields of expertise — but those courses inevitably end up on platforms like Udemy, and for Ankur Nagpal, that’s really not a way to build a true business. That’s why Nagpal started Teachable,
Skagen is a well-know maker of thin and uniquely Danish watches. Founded in 1989, the company is now part of the Fossil group and, as such, has begin dabbling in both the analog with the Hagen and now Android Wear with the Falster. The Falster is unique in that it stuffs all of the power […]
Sword Health, a startup operating out of Portugal that has developed a digital physiotherapy solution to enable patients to be treated remotely in their own homes, has raised $4.6 million in seed funding. Backing the round is Green Innovations, Vesalius Biocapital III,
I got a text message today from a PR person - one I actually like - who asked me if I wanted the exclusive on two new bitcoin ATMs in Austin as well as a "roving" ATM that will, presumably, be spitting out crypto currency for drunk social media marketing managers at SXSW. "Do you want the story?
万众瞩目的2014 SXSW互动媒体大会终于来了，自3.7—3. 12雷锋网将现场直播大会盛事，跟您一起见证多位科技巨星在奥斯汀舞台上发光发热。
An anonymous reader writes "Tablets have come a long way in the past few years, and it has become possible to find a capable device for under $200. But what about the tablets pushing toward the high end of the spectrum? Xplore Technologies sells a line of tablets that top out at $5,600.
继《变形金刚4》在中国内地刷新最高票房纪录之后，其" 连锁效应" 继续在民间发酵。这不，山东几个农民不种地在家专业造" 变形金刚" 都上了《好莱坞报道者》，一个擎天柱能卖10 万元呢，擎天柱你造么？
Salesforce.com announced the official release of the Salesforce1 Community Cloud today, essentially making their Communities product released in June, 2013 an official product with a cloud of its own.
App Annie今天推出了一款名为“Audience Intelligence”的新产品，借此扩大其移动应用分析服务这一核心产品线。
Happy National Pie Day — or as most of us like to call it, Friday.While cakes and ice cream may be the more popular birthday favorite, the joke's on them, because that means every other day is a good occasion for pie. Savory, fruity, chocolatey pie. There's a flavor for every taste budSee also: