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.
Former President Barack Obama finally weighed in on the ongoing debate over the separation of migrant children from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border, and it left a little to be desired for a few reasons. SEE ALSO:
Instagram is getting serious about challenging YouTube.Today, the company announced IGTV, Instagram's new initiative that lets users create standalone video channels for longform video.SEE ALSO:
It's hard not to feel helpless as details regarding the more than 2,300 kids who've been separated from their parents at the U.S. and Mexico border continue to come out — including heart-shattering audio from child detention centers.
With a show like Westworld, it's hard to get any reveal past the avid Reddit theorists. And yet somehow, showrunners Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan pulled it off during Sunday night's "Vanishing Point" episode.
California lawmakers have the opportunity to pass a new law that would serve as the gold standard for true net neutrality protection across the country. But a Democratic assemblyman with financial ties to the telecommunications industry just gutted it.
Bose SoundSport Free$199View ProductThe GoodHave volume buttons on right earbud • Great sound quality with good bass • Water-repellent • Fit very snugly in earsThe BadAudio lag makes them unusable for video • Large size • Bulky charging case • Charging case uses Micro USB • Only last up to 5 hours on one charge • Quick charging is slower than competitorsThe Bottom LineBose's SoundSport Free wireless earbuds sound better than AirPods,
Equal parts shudder inducing and idiotic, ABC's new dating game The Proposal isn't being likened to The Bachelor franchise nearly as much as it is being compared to Netflix's nightmarish Black Mirror. Complete with a swimsuit portion and thirty-second responses to "deal breaker" questions,
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,
Basis Science is now officially part of the Intel fold, and will be helping Intel to push forward with its major wearables ambitions.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/03/26/intel-finalises-acquisition-of-basis-wearables-firm/
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虽然此前我们已经了解不少关于苹果 CarPlay 的消息，但是接下来我们介绍的视频和图片将让各位对 CarPlay 在 2015 Sonata 上的运作方式以及该汽车制造商现有的信息娱乐系统有更加充分的了解。
We were impressed with the Dot View case for the HTC One M8 when we reviewed it, and now some new features have been added.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/15/htc-dot-view-case-gets-improved-via-app-update/
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Let me start by saying I’m not a fan of most driving games. Any Gran Turismo title has left me cold, and aside from Mario Kart, Rad Racer and San Francisco Rush, I’ve mostly been content to let the genre alone.