The enterprise software and services focused accelerator, Alchemist has raised $4 million in fresh financing from investors BASF and the Qatar Development Bank, just in time for its latest demo day unveiling 20 new companies.
SpaceX hosted its fourth annual SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition finals on Sunday at the test tube it built outside its Hawthorne HQ. We were on site for the competition, and watched as Team TUM, from the Technical University of Munich,
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When tech companies sue cities, it’s rare to see a resolution — albeit a temporary one — in favor of the tech company happen so quickly, if at all. Lyft sued San Francisco in early June,
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In the house in which I grew up, a single framed newspaper front page loomed over us. “MAN ON MOON“, it declared jubilantly, in an enormous, suitably momentous typeface. Subheadings included “‘It’s very pretty up here … a fine, soft surface’” and, of course, “A giant leap for mankind.
Hello, weekenders. This is Week-in-Review, where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one story while scouring the rest of the hundreds of stories that emerged on TechCrunch this week to surface my favorites for your reading pleasure. Last week,
Yes, Captain Jean-Luc Picard is indeed coming back. We knew this from previous announcements, but CBS All Access turned heads at this year’s San Diego Comic Con with an actual trailer of Sir Patrick Stewart Picarding his heart out. He says “engage!” for god’s sake.
Replex wants to help track cloud spending, but with a cloud native twist, and today it announced a $2.45 million seed round. The company previous raised $1.68 million in 2017 for a total of $4.15 million so far. As companies shift to a cloud native environment, and move ever more quickly,
Facebook is updating the News Feed ranking algorithm to incorporate data from surveys about who you say are your closest friends and which links you find most worthwhile.
Walmart’s investments in e-commerce are paying off. The retailer today announced its U.S. e-commerce sales grew by 37 percent in the first quarter, largely thanks to its booming online grocery business and growth in both the home and fashion categories on Walmart.com.
WebMD is known for answering your ailment queries — and sometimes giving you mini-panic attacks during self-diagnosis along the way — but like Apple and so many others, the company wants in on the fitness tracking and health monitoring craze, tooOn Monday,
在Ubuntu 12.04系统中安装配置OpenCV 2.4.3的方法 对于，在Linux系统下做图像识别，不像在windows下面我们可以利用Matlab中的图像工具箱来实现，我们必须借助OpenCV这个开源的图像处理库。
电影《 Her 》里，语音交互成为普遍的交互方式：孤独的作家西奥多，有语音操控的随身计算设备，用语音撰写感人的书信安抚受伤人，还找到了“机器人女友”莎曼萨。
Portal, originally released in 2007, has become one of the most recognizable game properties in the world. One developer has taken his enthusiasm for the game to the next level, recreating it in real-life.Cunningly including the game as part of its famous 'Orange Box' promotion,
作为 DC 反击漫威的关键一年，今年将要上映的《蝙蝠侠大战超人》和《自杀小队》对决《死侍》，《美国队长 3》，《X 战警：天启》，《奇异博士》组成的漫威天团就已经预示了今年是超级英雄电影的爆发年了。作为高帅富和设备控，蝙蝠侠一直都很喜欢鼓捣属于自己装备，比如大名在外的蝙蝠侠战车，除了外形炫酷战力超常之外，这款战车的黑科技之处还在于它能在超跑和机车之间切换，来适应不同路况。 好了，以上是虚幻的电影世界，现实中其实并没有这样汽车出现，即便已经有狂热粉丝一比一做出了原型车。 现实中其实已经有车厂来研发这样能够变形组合的交通工具，只是看起来没有蝙蝠侠战车那样炫酷。比如福特申请的这个新专利。
An international team of journalists has obtained what it’s referring to as “biggest leak in history”: A 2.6-terabyte stash of data about offshore savings and tax havens from Panama-based legal firm Mossack Fonseca.Read more...