Creating a salad-making robot is pretty good, as far as tech company hooks go, but Chowbotics is looking to expand. The Bay Area company just raised $11 million in a “Series A-1” led by the Foundry Group and Techstars.
Open source sustainability has been nothing short of an oxymoron. Engineers around the world pour their sweat and frankly, their hearts into these passion projects that undergird all software in the modern internet economy. In exchange,
It’s been hard to miss the scooter startup wars opening fresh, techno-fueled rifts in Valley society in recent months.
The infrastructure that underpins our lives is not something we ever want to think about. Nothing good has come from suddenly needing to wonder “where does my water come from?” or “how does electricity connect into my home?
If you need something small, lightweight and indestructible, Timbuk2’s Lightweight Launch Backpack ($129) might be right up your alley. The pack, constructed from famously tough Tyvek, can fit a 13″ laptop comfortably and plenty else. At only 18L, it sounds small,
Welcome to Bag Week 2018. Every year your faithful friends at TechCrunch spend an entire week looking at bags. Why? Because bags — often ignored but full of our important electronics — are the outward representations of our techie styles,
Back in 2016, Apple redesigned the MacBook Pro’s keyboard. It… hasn’t gone as well as they probably hoped. Complaints of failing keys quickly started popping up. Some keys had a tendency to get stuck in place; others move freely, but simply don’t respond. Two years and a lawsuit later,
Brian O’Malley may be the most-poached venture capitalist in Silicon Valley. While rising through the ranks at the global investment firm Battery Ventures, where O’Malley had led deals in Hotel Tonight among others, he was plucked out of the firm by Accel Partners in 2013,
Netflix denies a report that it’s entering the gaming market, but says it is expanding its lineup to include a new game-related, “interactive” narrative series called “Minecraft: Story Mode.” The new series will be the latest addition to its growing collection of interactive stories,
Uber has brought on Daniel Danker to serve as a senior director and head of driver product. Prior to joining Uber, he was a product director at Facebook responsible for video and Facebook Live. “Drivers are the heart of the Uber experience,
While many celebrities try to invest in the world of tech, very few do so successfully. And no one has proved their worth as celebrity-turned-VC more than Ashton Kutcher .
Security expert David Em lets us in on why the new landscape of privacy violation by government agencies could mean a fragmentation of the Internet, and the implications that would have.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/04/07/ask-the-expert-whats-the-future-of-the-security-industry/
Android 4.4.3已经不是什么秘密了，尽管它只是一个纯碎修复Bug的版本，但事实上它还是颇受期待的，因为它能够修复Nexus 5过于耗电的漏洞。根据外媒的报道，目前Android 4.4.
对了一个APP开发初手来说，可能心里有很多的疑惑： 屏幕设计为多宽，宽度是不是应该设置为百分比; 按钮大小多大，怎么排列，文字字体用多大的?什么字体显示好看?图标多大，怎么用色?界面怎么布局?
对于Windows 10与Xbox One用户来说这会是一个好消息：微软将在Xbox App八月更新中加入高质 […]
Geoengineering — hacking Earth’s climate system to reverse global warming — often sounds a bit preposterous , whether we’re talking about deploying giant space mirrors or dumping a bunch of iron filings into the ocean. The latest proposal?
这是《虚拟与现实的距离 》系列的下篇，姗姗来迟，不是我们不知道2015年已经悄然逝去，而是我们更愿意等2016多揭晓一些谜底。比如，Oculus Rift CV1最终定价599美元，HTC Vive 公布了新一代开发者版本。前者是否会在中国市场销售，依然还是未知数；相反，后者则笃定押宝在了中国市场，第一次开发者大会也放在了大陆。上一次，硬件产品入华像这样受尽瞩目，可能还是在2009年。当年10月，中国联通带着iPhone 3GS 曲折入华，即使32GB 版本售价高达7999元，依然引领了移动互联网浪潮，势不可挡。单凭这一点，我们并不能说2016年的VR像2009年的移动互联网。