Black women are faring a tiny bit better in the tech industry than they (we) were a couple of years ago. While the number of black women who have received more than $1 million in investment is growing, the number is still small. In 2015, there were 12 black women who had raised more than […]
Y Combinator, the startup accelerator known for being the birthplace of Dropbox, Reddit, Airbnb, Stripe, and a number of other companies, released some updated stats this morning showing just how big it’s gotten — and how diverse its current class of companies is.
Stories of entrepreneurs launching innovative ideas, raising millions in venture capital and turning startups such as Uber, Airbnb and Snapchat into multi-billion dollar companies has catapulted venture capital investments, setting record numbers since the dot-com era. On the surface,
The first thing I thought when I opened my Ringly box was that it smelled. Bad. Like electronics that had caught on fire and were then put out in some sort of chemical bath. But the company told me that the ring I received (an early review unit sent to reporters) was part of a bad “beta batch.
Your education doesn’t have to stop once you leave school. We’ve put together a curriculum of some of the best free online classes available on the web this summer for the latest term of Lifehacker U, our regularly-updating guide to improving your life with free, online college-level classes.
After a disappointing second quarter, Netflix is back in Wall Street’s good graces. The company just released its third quarter earnings report, and as of 5:30pm East Coast time, the stock is up 12 percent in after hours trading. The most important number here is subscriber growth,
Founders building a brand today are largely relying on new infrastructure to do it, though they’re still heavily reliant on legacy carriers like FedEx and DHL when it comes to international shipping. In fact, prohibitively high prices, along with not a ton of support or tools,
Facebook is demoting trashy news publishers and other websites that illicitly scrape and republish content from other sources with little or no modification.
Google Maps is beefing up its app to help electric vehicle owners find the most suitable and closest place to charge up. Google Maps said Tuesday it’s adding an EV charging feature to the app that will give users information about charging stations.
Coinbase’s newest asset is live. On Tuesday the popular U.S.-based cryptocurrency platform added support for ZRX, the token representing the 0x Project. On Coinbase, ZRX joins the rarified ranks of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic and Litecoin.
It’s going to be harder for trolls to disrupt Periscope broadcasts. The Twitter-owned live streaming app has offered chat moderation capabilities for years, but it has so far relied on group moderation. That means when users flagged a comment as abuse, spam or harassment,
“Conversational marketing” is a phrase that I hear a lot, but when the team at AdLingo uses it, they mean something specific — namely, bringing chatbots and other conversational assistants into online advertising. The startup is part of Google’s Area 120,
Last Fall at Dreamforce, Salesforce announced a deepening friendship with Google . That began to take shape in January with integration between Salesforce CRM data and Google Analytics 360 and Google BigQuery. Today,
Restaurant food delivery startup Deliveroo is taking the next logical step to expand its business by opening up to restaurants that have their own delivery fleets — thereby also expanding the food choices it can offer its couch-loving users. Next month the company will launch the new service,
Sweden’s Truecaller started out life as a service that screens calls and messages to weed out spammers. In recent times the company has switched its focus to India, its largest market based on users, adding services that include payments to help make it a daily app.
和我一样的新手想学Java就从自己搭建环境开始，请看完这边文章，我搜集资料的整合。Java的标准版本是Java SE，所说的JDK(Java Development Kits)就是Java SE的开发工具包，下面我开始搭建自己PC的环境。我用的是Win7系统。
There's nothing that couldn't be improved by the addition of cats — and that includes growing up.Tea parties, chess, fishing, meals and learning math — all improved by cats. Russian photographer Andy Prokh has documented his daughter, Katherine,
北京时间10月17日凌晨，苹果发布了iPad Air 2、iPad Mini 3以及一系列Mac新品。如预期般，新iPad仅仅是变得更轻薄、搭载A8X处理器、新增Touch ID及金色款式，人们期待的12.9英寸“iPad Pro”并未出现。
2014年的各种盘点中，社会性的不多，复旦的这个算一个。看看大家都在关心什么社会话题吧。 复旦发展研究院传播与 […]
Walmart is not-so-subtly crashing Amazon's 20th anniversary sale event with its own day — well, make that week — of steep discounts.Last week, Amazon announced it would give Prime members access to a sale event on July 15 — with deals it says will be bigger than Black Friday. And now,
昨天在纽约举行的发布会上，微软宣布推出Surface Pro 4平板电脑，微软在发布会上所讨论的特点之一是其改进的液体冷却系统，虽然有些人认为是一个噱头，但实际上Surface Pro 4采用全新液体冷却系统起着巨大的作用，让Surface Pro 4运行时比Surface Pro 3更凉快。
The launch of Windows 10 back in July saw the official release of the new Twitter app designed for Microsoft’s new Universal app platform. Today the app recieved an update that refined a few...The post Twitter receives new features with latest update for Windows 10 appeared first on WinBeta.