Stealthy Singapore VC firm Qualgro is raising a $100M fund

Southeast Asia’s venture capital space is booming right now. Openspace Ventures just announced the close of its newest $135 million fund, Golden Gate Ventures hit the first close on its upcoming $100 million vehicle, and a third Singapore-based fund is also raising big right now: Qualgro.

Amazon aims to make half of its shipments carbon neutral by 2030

Perhaps hoping to distract from Greenpeace’s latest report on its “dirty cloud, Amazon this morning announced a new environmental commitment, focused on reducing its carbon footprint. The company says it aims to reach 50 percent of all Amazon shipments with net zero carbon by 2030.

Apple could release a 16-inch MacBook Pro and a a 31-inch 6K display

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is quite reliable when it comes to Apple’s roadmap. And he shared a ton of information over the weekend in a new report obtained by 9to5mac. In 2019, you can expect a bigger MacBook Pro, a new display and upgrades to iPhones, iPads and AirPods. Let’s start with the Mac.

Original Content podcast: ‘The Breaker Upperers’ filmmakers know that breaking up is the worst

“The Breaker Upperers” kicks off with an ingenious premise: What if you could pay an agency to take care of your awkward romantic break-ups? And what if that agency was run by two longtime friends who are starting to drift apart? The film was a big hit in New Zealand last year and is now […]

Apple partners with Oakland nonprofit Dream Corps on Swift coding initiative

Apple this morning announced a new partnership designed to train more people to code using its own programming language, Swift. The company says it’s now working with the Oakland-based nonprofit organization Dream Corps on the initiative,

Study says U.S. Twitch streamers raked in roughly $87 million in 2017

A new study study estimates that revenue-earning American Twitch streamers grew to nearly 9,800 in 2017 (a 59 percent increase from 2016) and made an estimated $87.1 million (representing a 30 percent YOY increase). Twitch is one of the fastest growing platforms for American content creators.

Australia’s government and political parties hit by cyber attack from ‘sophisticated state actor’

The Australia government suffered a cyber attack that it suspects is the work of a “sophisticated state actor,” according to the country’s Prime Minister. PM Scott Morrison said today the computer network of the country’s parliament, and those belonging to Liberal, Labor and Nationals parties,

Alan raises another $45 million for its health insurance product

Paris-based startup Alan has raised a Series B round of funding of $45 million (€40 million). Index Ventures is once again leading the round, with partners of DST Global also participating. The company had raised a $28 million funding round only ten months ago.

Cootek, the Chinese maker of TouchPal keyboard, files for $100M US IPO

Cootek, the Chinese mobile internet company best known for keyboard app TouchPal, has filed for a public offering in the United States. In its F-1 form, submitted last week to the Securities and Exchange Commission, Cootek said it wants to raise up to $100 million.

Here are the 63 startups that launched today at Y Combinator’s S18 Demo Day 1

From “cheese 2.0” to connecting flights for satellites, Y Combinator showed off a wide array of early stage startups fresh from its YC Summer 2018 batch.

Costco now supports Apple Pay across all of its US stores

Apple has landed a big new partner for Apple Pay in the U.S. after Costco began accepting the mobile payment service across 750 stores. The retailer plans to include support at its gas stations, but that isn’t yet complete.

应用开发者:靠谱的渠道在哪儿?

近来不止有一个移动开发者、具体来说是Android App的开发者从我这里打听同行的动向,言语里都充满着悲观情 […]

Facebook推出Shortcut快捷寻友服务,向QQ号致敬?

关系链算法推荐、匹配手机通讯录、姓名或邮箱搜索,Facebook认为,这些找朋友方式还不够,据TheNextW […]

石墨烯展现出无限制的热传导性质

根据法国物理学家傅立叶提出的热传导定律,热传导率是一种固有的材料属性,独立于大小或形状。

Unlock Your Android Phone With Open Source Wearable NFC

coop0030 (263345) writes "Becky Stern at Adafruit has created a guide on how to create an open source NFC ring or other wearable to mod and unlock your Android phone. From the tutorial: 'Unlock your phone by just picking it up! No more pesky password or gesture PIN,

Report: Twitter considered buying SoundCloud but has backed away from acquisition talks

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, Twitter has called off acquisition talks it was having with SoundCloud because "the numbers didn't add up"

马化腾:互联网最终会成为“传统行业”

导读:互联网不是新经济新领域独有的东西,而是可以给所有的行业应用的工具。互联网思维和其他行业的结合能够爆发出巨大的潜能。   移动互联网已经不单单是一个手机或者 PC。

Biographer Walter Isaacson And Medium CEO Ev Williams To Speak At Disrupt SF

We’re excited to announce that author Walter Isaacson and entrepreneur Ev Williams will be joining us onstage at Disrupt SF next week.Isaacson is probably best-known to TechCrunch readers as the author of the bestselling biography Steve Jobs,

亚马逊Prime服务购物季新增会员1000万

据路透社报道,亚马逊周五表示,在今年购物季里其送货与数字内容服务Prime新增会员超过1000万,同时计划在2015年将一小时送达服务推广至更多城市。

加拿大女科学家放数千臭虫咬自己 进行灭虫研究

据美国《纽约每日新闻》1 月 11 日报道,加拿大温哥华一位女生物学家自愿献身,五年内让数千只臭虫咬自己,自称此举全为支持丈夫完成灭虫研究。雷吉娜格里斯(Regine Gries)和她的丈夫格哈德(Gerhard)都是西蒙弗 ... ...

范爷跨界玩众筹游戏,娱乐宝模式是否又会成为粉丝经济标配?

《魔范学院》是范爷出的第一款游戏,但目标玩家不是一众宅男们,而是瞄准了爱美的女生。是国内首款基于明星IP研发的明星养成游戏,也是全球第一款C2B众筹游戏。

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