Elon Musk’s Boring Co. raises $113 million to chase a pipe dream

Elon Musk’s tunneling startup The Boring Company has raised $113 million to fund its vision of the near/distant future of transportation, according to newly-filed SEC docs first spotted by CNBC. The startup, which is centered around the goal of creating underground tunnels,

Jupiter Networks invests $2.5M in enterprise tech accelerator Alchemist

Alchemist, which began as an experiment to better promote enterprise entrepreneurs, has morphed into a well-established Silicon Valley accelerator. To prove it, San Francisco-based Alchemist is announcing a fresh $2.5 million investment ahead of its 20th demo day on Wednesday. Jupiter Networks,

Watch Blue Origin’s 10th New Shepard mission launch a science-loaded capsule to space

Blue Origin, the rocket company founded by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, is about to undertake the 10th launch of its New Shepard launch vehicle, with its capsule chock full of experiments. The launch, which was originally scheduled for a month ago but delayed for various reasons, will be take place at 6:

Elon Musk says Tesla vehicles will soon get a ‘Sentry Mode’

Tesla owners may soon have a way to see (and record) damage that happens to their vehicles when they’re unattended. Tesla will roll out “Tesla Sentry Mode” for all cars with Enhanced Autopilot, CEO Elon Musk said in a tweet Tuesday.

Viacom buys the free video streaming service Pluto.tv for $340 million

Viacom is bucking the trend of launching new premium subscription-based entertainment offerings with its bid to acquire Pluto TV for $340 million in cash. It’s a way to distribute the company’s once mighty-with-millennial properties like Cartoon Network, Comedy Central,

Rocket Lab snags DARPA launch contract for first 2019 mission

Launch startup Rocket Lab is following the success of its first couple commercial launches by adding a prestigious (and deep-pocketed) new client: DARPA. The New Zealand-based company will send an experimental satellite called R3D2 into low Earth orbit sometime in late February if all goes well.

Police license plate readers are still exposed on the internet

Smile! You’re on camera. At least, your license plate is. You might have heard of automatic license plate recognition — known as ALPR (or ANPR in the U.K. for number plates). These cameras are dotted across the U.S.

Netflix joins the Motion Picture Association of America

Hollywood’s highest-profile lobbying group, the Motion Picture Association of America, has announced the addition of a new member: Netflix. The trade group’s membership includes the major Hollywood studios, including Disney, Paramount, Sony, Fox, Universal and Warner Bros.

Someone made a game where you ride the rapidly changing prices of cryptocurrencies

The cryptocurrency world is a strange one, but at least it has a sense of humor. A new game has you riding a little crypto-car along the wildly fluctuating prices of major and minor currencies. It's quite ridiculous, and it isn't even a bad game!

Utah’s Pluralsight unveils IPO filing

Pluralsight, the Utah-based education technology company, has revealed its IPO filing.  Given the timing of the unveiling, the company is likely targeting a May public debut. Its core business is online software development courses, helping people improve their skills in categories like IT,

Google initiative looks to preserve walkable copies of Earth’s historical sites on the web

Indiana Jones’ exclamation of, “It belongs in a museum!” is taking a trip into the digital age with a Google initiative that will save archaeological sites to the cloud. Google’s non-profit Arts and Culture arm is partnering with another non-profit, Oakland-based CyArk,

NSA Hacked and Spied on Huawei, Snowden Documents Say

The NSA has been conducting a sophisticated years-long operation against Chinese tech company Huawei, including hacking into its networks, and spying on the companies' top executives, according to reports based on documents leaked by Edward Snowden.

Mysterious unidentified flying object photographed over Texas

Defense technology blog Ares reports on a mysterious flying object—most certainly a military classified aircraft—flying over the skies of Amarillo, Texas, on March 10. Aviation Week's defense expert Bill Sweetman says this is unprecedented but he's convinced it's real.Read more...    

【Pingraphic】那些估值超过10亿美元的创业公司

2014年6月,Uber再次融资16亿美元,总体估值高达182亿美元。而除了Uber外,在中国、欧洲以及美国的 […]

Austrian law student sues Facebook (again)

Twenty-six year old Max Schrems has filed yet another lawsuit against Facebook, this time it’s about the company helping the NSA spy on users.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/04/austrian-law-student-sues-facebookagain/

【早报】又见跨界,相声演员王自健称将做手机

【跨界:相声演员王自健称将做手机】8月10日,东方卫视《今晚80后脱口秀》主持人,相声演员王自健在微博上写道:“各位朋友,手机创业的事情已经有了实质进展!各种优秀的创意多得一塌糊涂!全新的使用体验!

奇虎360计划成立6000万美元物联网投资基金

11 月 13 日消息据华尔街日报报道,根据中国网络安全公司奇虎 360 的公司代表于上周前往以色列访问时做的汇报,奇虎 360 计划成立 6000 万美元的全球早期投资基金,主要针对物联网公司进行投资。这个 360 资本-I ... ...

Windows Phone份额稳定:西欧市场占有率保持6.8%

虽然不少科技博客都在嘲弄Windows Phone的各类数据,但在2014年,微软仍然在西欧保持了6.8%的市场份额。根据IDC的预测,该地区在2014年的智能机出货量为1.458亿台,较去年同期增长了6.4个百分点。

你知道吗:今天是 COM 域名30周岁生日!

反竹川 写道 "VentureBeat 上的一篇文章回顾了 COM 域名30年来的发展。1985年 COM 域名连同 EDU、GOV、MIL、NET、ORG 以及 ARPA 一同开放申请,同年3月15日一家名叫 Symbolic 的计算机制造商以其公司名注册了世界上第一个 COM 域名:symbolics.

新方法让光线变得更弯,计算机内部传输速度有望提高千倍

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