Facebook’s future rests on convincing the developing world to adopt Stories. But just because the slideshow format will soon surpass feed sharing doesn’t mean people use them the same way everywhere. So late last year,
Elon Musk has, as I imagine he often does during meetings or long car rides, come up with an idea for a new thing. Unlike the HyperLoop, which was cool, and various space-related ideas, which we know he's at least partly expert about, this one is just plain bad.
GUN is an open-source decentralized database service that allows developers to build fast peer-to-peer applications that will work, even when their users are offline. The company behind the project (which should probably change its name and logo…) today announced that it has raised just over $1.
A uniquely 21st-century constitutional question received a satisfying answer today from a federal judge: President Trump cannot block people on Twitter, as it constitutes a violation of their First Amendment rights. The court also ruled he must unblock all previously blocked users.
On the same day that Spotify’s class-action settlement with musicians gets final approval, the company is making a big push to encourage artists to participate on its streaming service – in this case, by offering them a host of educational material to help them get started.
Uber, which had already pulled its autonomous cars off the road following a fatal crash in Tempe, Arizona, is officially calling it quits on the state of Arizona, the Wall Street Journal first reported, citing an internal memo from Uber Advanced Technologies Group lead Eric Meyhofer.
Samsung’s AR Emojis were met with a…lukewarm reception when they launched alongside the Galaxy S9. The augmented reality avatars were regarded as a me-too response to Apple’s Animojis — and more to the point, were downright creepy. But at launch,
A slew of well-funded new entrants backed by massive amounts of capital are chasing Tesla’s lead in an effort to power the next generation of the electric vehicle industry. Electric vehicle startups have raised more than $2 billion in the U.S. over the first months of 2018 alone,
Today's the big day for the Senate's big push to undo the FCC's "Restoring Internet Freedom" order nullifying 2015's net neutrality rules. A vote is scheduled for this afternoon on whether to repeal that order, though as of this writing the coalition is still one vote shy of making it happen.
As we increasingly hear about automation, artificial intelligence and robots taking away industrial jobs, Parsable, a San Francisco-based startup sees a different reality,
Craft beer appliance maker PicoBrew is eyeing some bold new directions in drinkables. The company’s taken to Kickstarter with the Pico U, a new machine that’s capable of brewing up a pretty broad range of different beverages. That list includes, but is not limited to:
pitchpipe (708843) points out a study highlighted by MIT's Technology Review, which makes the bold claim that "Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That's the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S.
As the world waits for the Malaysian government's first official report on Flight 370, Malaysia Airlines told families of the missing passengers to return to their homes and wait for updates from there, according to a statement the airline released on Thursday.
微软已经开放全新 Surface Pro 3 平板电脑的预订，首批配置英特尔酷睿 i5 处理器的机型将于 6 月 20 日开始发货。虽然看似大势已定，但我们刚刚发现一个新的情况。
威智网 5 月 30 日消息，根据《福布斯》报道称，微软目前正在研发一款能够检测心率的智能手表，它可以向 iPhone、Android 以及 Windows Phone 三大移动平台同步数据。
In a rare unanimous Supreme Court decision yesterday, all seven Justices agreed that, yep, searching your phone without a warrant is indeed illegal . So if a police officer ever does try to dig through your digital dirt unlawfully, this is what you need to do. Read more...
硅谷的这一个月，我在startups demo days和各种大公司一日游中度日，以为会逃脱国内各种会上各种“大数据”和挖掘机的梗，但万万没想到这里更甚。
编辑按： Joe Riley 现为 医疗投资公司 Psilos 的管理成员 ，Psilos 投资了多家成长阶段数字医疗公司。他现在是 Care Management Technologies 、 Caregiver Services、 HealthEdgeSoftware 和 OmniGuide 的董事。
A new program from the Boston-based big data co-working space hack/reduce is looking to pair experienced serial entrepreneurs with young talent from the Boston community.The initiative,