There is something bizarre going down in Australian politics, and its name is Clive Palmer.In 2013, this mining billionaire formed a political party he called the Palmer United Party (PUP). Some people paid attention, most tried to look the other way.See also:
In my latest Foundation interview, I sit down with entrepreneur Jackson Palmer. Jackson is the brains behind the fast-growing cryptocurrency known as Dogecoin. We discuss the Dogecoin community’s ability to raise money for good (like sending the Jamaican Bobsled team to Sochi),
The North Face is partnering with a Japanese company to make new parkas from synthetic spider silk. And everyone’s favorite Minnesota dentist is in trouble with the law again due to allegedly illegal hunting practices. It’s What’s New Outside.Read more...
Less than two years ago, Oculus raised 2.5 million dollars on Kickstarter.Yesterday, they were acquired by Facebook for $2 billion.Oculus has definitely generated its fair share of buzz in its short lifespan — yet many people are hearing about them for the first time this week. For them,
Today at SXSW, two of Oculus' cofounders took the stage for a Q&A on the future of their burgeoning virtual reality headset.While they dodged the question that most watching wanted answered, they did dive into what many have asked since the Rift started picking up steam: why now?
Tamr, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based startup that helps companies understand and unify all of the disparate databases across a company, announced a $25.2 million Series B round today. The investment isn’t from the usual Silicon Valley suspects.
Don't let the encouraging words about virtual reality's future on the latest cover of Time fool you; the magazine hates VR. I mean, clearly, right? Just look at this absurd photo of Oculus Rift creator Palmer Lucky doing...something? Flying maybe? And for some reason it's...on a beach?WTF?Image:
Oculus has a incredible product: a headset that can make you feel like you’re in another world. With its upcoming motion controllers, Oculus Touch , you can even reach out and grab virtual objects. But a competing headset, the HTC Vive,
If anyone knows what's going to happen to virtual reality it's Palmer Luckey, the founder of Oculus VR and inventor of the Oculus Rift. So I asked him.Read more...
SYDNEY — In a vicious tirade on live television Monday night, controversial Australian politician Clive Palmer labelled the Chinese government "mongrels," and accused them of "shooting their own people".On the ABC panel show Q & A,
Tamr, a Cambridge-based startup emerged from stealth today with a coming-out party at the DataBeat conference in San Francisco. Tamr also announced $16 million in funding from Google Ventures and New Enterprise Associates.
This might make you just melt into the floor out of sheer secondhand embarrassment. Laura MacLean, a 21-year-old student studying management and marketing in the UK, was exceptionally prepared for a job interview with Microsoft. She had an outfit ready, research done,
It hasn't been that long since fans said goodbye to The Office, but it's been long enough to make us wonder where the characters are now (and not-so-secretly hope for a revival). In a new interview with Variety,
In this special edition of MashTalk, Mashable met with Ring CEO Jamie Siminoff on the floor of CES 2019 to catch up with the company's latest release of products. Read more...More about Tech, Technology, Mashable Video, Ring, and Cameras
Any fan of Parks and Rec and The Office can tell you the two shows have a lot in common.For starters, they're both delightful NBC comedies. They were also both made possible by the brilliant minds of Greg Daniels and Michael Schur and starred Rashida Jones.
Facebook is sick and tired of your trash content, and by golly it's finally going to do something about it. In a Jan. 23 blog post, the Mark Zuckerberg-helmed advertising giant announced two upcoming changes to the service that we all know and love. First, starting on Jan. 24,
Need to release some of the built up anger? We found just the place for you. The Rage Cage in downtown Manhattan is the new spot to destroy every type of electronics you can think of. Just don't forget to put on that safety gear first! Read more...More about Mashable Video, Nyc, Psychology, Anger,
Lindsey Muller, an attack helicopter pilot and chief warrant officer, has spent nearly 19 years in the Army. Muller's career has included deployments to combat zones, where she's been shot at by forces intent on bringing her plane down. But Muller, who is transgender,
The file-sharing and collaboration sector just got a new competitor: AmazonAmazon announced Thursday the latest product to join its Amazon Web Services stack, Amazon Zocalo. On its blog, the company describes Zocalo as "a fully managed,
A London-based startup has created an app that lets users take pictures simply by concentrating.Created by design studio This Place,
SAO PAULO, Brazil –- FIFA partner Ray Whelan gave police in Rio de Janeiro the slip Thursday, just moments before officers were set to re-arrest him on charges of illegally selling World Cup tickets, local media reported.Whelan, 64, is CEO of Switzerland-headquartered Match Hospitality,
分类: 智能手机印度公司 Karbonn 很可能会成为全球首间推出 Android 加 Windows Phone 双系统手机的公司，对于这个举措，来自中国大陆的华为又有什么响应呢？TrustedReviews 从华为的 CMO 邵洋的口中得知了：没有计划推出。
Brazilian fisherman finds European satellite debris in Amazon river http://t.co/kGiXDsH9Rq pic.twitter.com/TLH3i62hmU — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) April 29, 2014 Read more...
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Formation 8, the investment firm founded by Joe Lonsdale, Brian Koo and Jim Kim, has officially closed its second fund, the company is announcing today. The new fund will give Formation 8 another $500 million to make investments in startups anywhere from seed to late-stage,
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