I’ll be heading back to Europe in December to run a pitch-off in Wroclaw and Warsaw, Poland. Are you ready? The Wrocwal event, called In-Ference, is happening on December 17 and you can submit to pitch here. The team will notify you if you have been chosen to pitch.
The second Republican presidential debate was a very long and chaotic affair. Foreign policy and the military were hot topics this round and everyone wanted to chime in. Although much of the discussion was filled with the same re-wrapped, hyperbole-filled position statements,
Last night’s Republican Presidential Debate was focused mainly on the economy, although there was a segment in the middle when the moderators turned to foreign policy and military affairs. As always,
Adblock Plus has built a business out of helping web users ditch overly annoying ads and other unwanted digital content on the desktop by taking money from companies willing to conform to its “acceptable ads” manifesto in order to be whitelisted and have their marketing let through the gate.
India has 22 official languages, which often presents a challenge for businesses that want to scale across the entire country. Video-sharing app Roposo, however, uses that to its advantage by offering content in several different regional languages. Based in Gurgaon,
Tencent Music, China’s largest streaming company, has raised $1.1 billion in a U.S. IPO after it priced its shares at $13 a piece ahead of a listing on the Nasdaq. That makes it one of the largest tech listings of the year, but the pricing is at the bottom end of its $13-$15 range indicating […]
Indonesia-based e-commerce firm Tokopedia is the latest startup to enter the Vision Fund after it raised $1.1 billion led by the SoftBank megafund and Alibaba. SoftBank and Alibaba are existing investors in the business — the Chinese e-commerce giant led a $1.1 billion round last year,
A building in Facebook’s Menlo Park campus was evacuated after a bomb threat early Tuesday evening. Around 5PM, the Menlo Park police department warned people to avoid the area around the 200 block of Jefferson Drive as they investigated a bomb threat. Then they said 200 Jefferson Drive,
Two years ago, a couple of VCs from Shea Ventures, a 50-year-old, L.A. -based investment firm, banded together to create a Pasadena, Ca.-based early stage venture firm called Calibrate Ventures. Investors clearly like what they’re building.
The decision concludes a three-days-long court hearing in which the judge and the public prosecutor debated whether Wanzhou would breach her bail conditions.
Wix is taking a big step beyond website building today with the launch of a suite of products called Ascend. PR Manager Matt Rosenberg explained that just as Wix was founded with the aim of “demystifying and democratizing how you get online,” Ascend has a similar mission:
Walgreens is gearing up for a battle with Amazon. The country’s second largest pharmacy chain announced this week that it it’s teaming up with FedEx to offer quick drug delivery. Through Walgreens Express,
A problem with the software in Ericsson equipment is causing outages across the world including O2 users in Great Britain and Softbank users in Japan, according to a report in the Financial Times earlier today. Ericsson took blame for the outage in a press release.
Contentful, a Berlin- and San Francisco-based startup that provides content management infrastructure for companies like Spotify, Nike, Lyft and others, today announced that it has raised a $33.5 million Series D funding round led by Sapphire Ventures,
We’ve all heard that the scale and number of cyber attacks are constantly increasing, but can you actually picture what the ongoing cyber war looks like? Now you can.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/03/how-to-watch-global-cyber-war-unfold-before-your-eyes/
Following a successful round of series B funding, the social news site has announced it is planning on giving 10 per cent equity back to the online community itself.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/01/reddit-grants-users-shares-after-50m-investment/
雷蛇智能腕带 Razer Nabu 将于 12 月 2 日正式发售，世界知名配件商终于也涉足可穿戴设备市场。 Razer Nabu 腕带售价为 99.99 美元，将在雷蛇官方网络商店开卖。
Google Chrome团队今天发布了Google Chrome 41.0.2272.76 稳定版，Windows、Mac和Linux平台同步更新，这是一个修正和改进版本，带来了大量的新Apps/扩展API，并修复了一些稳定性和性能上的问题，包含了51个安全更新，因此强烈建议升级。
不要被误导： HaikuJam 不是一个诗歌应用。的确，HaikuJam 在 2013 年刚推出时可以让用户协作创作俳句，即每行显示一句由随机陌生人创作的俳句。但由于商业意图和 创业公司加速 的驱动，这款应用的灵魂中已经没有诗歌。
This week on Gizmodo and io9, we’re escaping the gravity well of Earth. We’ll be exploring every aspect of humanity’s future space habitats—from how we’ll grow ecosystems in space vessels and build our first Moon base,
Microsoft released the new Windows 10 Mobile build last week, but it came with its own set of issues causing the company to pull the plug and re-release it with the fixes. There are...The post Messaging app no longer disappears on Windows 10 Mobile build 10536 appeared first on WinBeta.
Principal PM Manager of Microsoft Azure, Leon Welicki, has taken to the Azure blog to announce a new update to the Azure Preview Portal. The update brings a new set of improvements in navigation,...The post Azure Preview Portal updated, general availability coming soon appeared first on WinBeta.
Last May, Kanye West announced that he would one day bless us with an album named Swish, which he then promised to deliver on Feb. 11, 2016 — "the greatest album of all time." And just when it finally seemed that Swish was materializing, Kanye was like, "jk, nvm." Swish is dead.
LONDON — The people have spoken: pop duo Joe & Jake will represent the UK at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest.The pair won the most votes from the public out of six acts that performed in London on Friday night. Their song, "You’re Not Alone,