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NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launches tonight to “touch the sun”

NASA's ambitious mission to go closer to the Sun than ever before is set to launch in the small hours between Friday and Saturday — at 3:33 AM Eastern from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, to be precise. The Parker Solar Probe, after a handful of gravity assists and preliminary orbits,

The tech angle in dogs, mac and cheese and working out

Welcome back to TechCrunch Mixtape, the podcast where Megan Rose Dickey and I, Henry Oliver Pickavet, talk about some of the stories of the week that we feel like talking about. This week it was dogs, working out and mac and cheese. BarkBox creators Bark and Co. decided that Nashville, Tenn.

Distributed teams are rewriting the rules of office(less) politics

When we think about designing our dream home, we don’t think of having a thousand roommates in the same room with no doors or walls. Yet in today’s workplace where we spend most of our day,

Global unicorn exits hit multi-year high in 2018

Unicorn exits are taking flight. With the IPO window wide open, an apparent record number of venture-backed companies privately valued over $1 billion have launched public offerings this year.

Gaming in Asia may be crypto’s killer dApp

As money and talent flows into the crypto and blockchain worlds, a persistent question keeps coming up: what is going to be the “killer app” that drives adoption for these nascent technologies? The answer may well be quite simple: gaming in Asia. That’s the theory for Cryptokitties,

Only 48 hours left: Apply to Startup Battlefield at Disrupt Berlin

The action you take within the next 48 hours could change your life. That’s how much time you have left to apply to TechCrunch Startup Battlefield, our world-renowned pitch competition, which takes place at Disrupt Berlin 2018 on November 29-30.

The overlooked opportunity in tackling public finance

If you’re a certain age, it’s likely that you’ve never given a second thought to buying a municipal bond or the process of bond buying, even if you’ve intuited, rightly, that’s it’s an intentionally opaque business. Yet there could be a big opportunity for startups,

It’s Friday so relax and watch a hard drive defrag forever on Twitch

It's been a while since I defragged — years, probably, because these days for a number of reasons computers don't really need to. But perhaps it is we who need to defrag.

Twitch is closing its Communities

Say goodbye to Twitch’s Communities. The game streaming service says it’s soon killing off this still relatively new addition to its site in favor of implementing a tagging system instead. With the changes,

New material design stores energy like an eagle

Auxetics are materials that store energy internally rather than bulging out. In this way they can store more energy when squeezed or struck and disperse it more regularly. Historically, however, these materials have had sharp corners that could break easily with enough pressure.

What the Facebook Crypto team could build

Facebook is invading the blockchain, but how? Back in May Facebook formed a cryptocurrency team to explore the possibilities, and today it removed a roadblock to revealing its secret plans.

VLC Finally Launches App For Windows 8

SmartAboutThings writes "After a long journey of more than one year, which included even a successfully ended Kickstarter campaign, the VLC app for Windows 8 is officially here. VLC for Windows 8 is currently in beta, and it lacks some important features,

苹果发起环保行动 免费回收废旧的苹果设备

周一,我们看到了苹果对环保事业的“宣言”(点击查看)。事实上,苹果不是只有宣言那么简单。苹果公布一项新的计划,免费回收所有废旧的苹果产品,以减少因制造和使用苹果设备给环境造成的污染。  

Coming Soon(ish) From LG: Transparent, Rollup Display

jfruh (300774) writes Korean electronics manufacturer LG has shown off experimental see-through, l roll-up displays, paper thin and flexible and capable of letting through about 30% of the light that strikes it. The company is eager to sell the concept and promises it'll be arriving soon,

【上海招聘】Mexxum迈颂诚聘视觉设计师(兼职)

工作职责 1、移动App及移动网页相关的交互设计和界面设计; 2、为其他平面设计提供支持 职位要求 1、对交互和用户体验设计有深刻理解,移动互联网产品.

全人手製作!真黃金版 iPhone 6 製作過程曝光

早前我們曾經介紹過由 Goldgenie 製作的黃金定制版 iPhone 6 及 iPhone 6 Plus,但到底他們又如何將機殼變成黃金呢?近日該廠商就直接公開了整個製作過程,可以看到是完全經由人手製造。閱讀全文

澳州警方引入 Porsche 911 Carrera 當警車

除了杜拜喜歡用超級跑車當警車外,原來澳州新南威爾斯警方都有一部 Porsche 911 Carrera 警車。原來這部好像賽車遊戲《Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit》 的警車,肩負著一項特別任務。

Monstrous Pineapple Express storm leaves West Coast water-logged

After a day of mass power outages, flooded commutes, hurricane-force winds and hundreds of cancelled flights Thursday, the massive "Pineapple Express" storm system continues to pound Northern California and the Pacific Northwest.See also: Pineapple Express storm snarls traffic,

究竟如何定义创业公司

如果你经常阅读科技媒体,你会看到文中偶尔会提到“创业公司”。许多人认为创业公司就是那些快速增长、希望成为下一个哪怕园区的维护成本高到无法再让机器人每周四向来宾献上日本清酒的落伍巨头。

淘宝内部分享:MySQL & MariaDB性能优化

MySQL是目前使用最多的开源数据库,但是MySQL数据库的默认设置性能非常的差,必须进行不断的优化,而优化是一个复杂的任务,本文描述淘宝数据库团队针对MySQL相关的数据库优化方案。

Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 11 running Windows 10 now available for $189.99

Earlier this month, Acer introduced the ultra-affordable Aspire One Cloudbook 11 and Cloudbook 14. Both laptops feature a decent set of specifications at an extremely affordable price. Acer is now selling the Cloudbook 11 through...

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