Kurbo Health, a mobile weight loss solution designed to tackle childhood obesity which was acquired for $3 million by WW (the rebranded Weight Watchers), has now relaunched as Kurbo by WW — and not without some controversy. Pre-acquisition,
Tesla pushed back Monday against claims that its electric vehicles may suddenly accelerate on their own, calling a petition filed with federal safety regulators “completely false.” Tesla also questions the validity of the petition, noting that it was submitted by a Tesla short-seller. Last week,
Mike Rothenberg, the once high-flying VC bent on bringing the party to Silicon Valley, must now pay a whopping $31.4 million to settle a California federal court ruling in favor of Security and Exchange Commission allegations. TechCrunch deemed Rothenberg a ‘virtual gatsby’ back in 2016,
Rocket Lab has announced its first mission for 2020 – a dedicated rocket launch on behalf of client the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) with a launch window that opens on January 31.
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Too often the world of robotics seems to be a solution in search of a problem. Assistive robotics, on the other hand, are among one of the primary real-world tasks existing technology can seemingly address almost immediately.
Robotics startup company Soft Robotics has closed its Series B round of funding, raising $23 million led by Calibrate Ventures and Material Impact, and including participation from exiting investors including Honeywell, Yahama, Hyperplane and more. This round also brings in FANUC,
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Users of credit monitoring site Credit Karmas have complained that they were served other people’s account information when they logged in. Many took to a Reddit thread and complained on Twitter about the apparent security lapse. “First time logging in it gave me my information,
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Microsoft's Windows Phone Store is home to thousands of Windows Phone apps, with new apps coming in on a weekly basis. Let's take a look at the Windows Phone Store and see which apps are at the top of the charts when it comes to the free, paid, and trending categories.
Mary Elizabeth Phillips, the 98-year-old woman who has been at the heart of San Francisco’s ongoing anti-eviction and tech protests, still faces an uncertain future. After living just a few blocks from Dolores Park for a half-century in the Mission District,
前两天，被问了一个老生常谈的问题，觉得可以再说说。 那就是，编辑/运营的跑来说： “你看，别人都有这个功能了， […]
网上曝光了75岁的投资大亨、对冲基金巨头卡尔•伊坎（Carl Icahn)写给苹果CEO蒂姆•库克（Tim Cook）的信，在这篇名为“销售：半价的苹果股价”的文章中，伊坎表示他认为市场远低估了苹果公司的价值，并认为公司通过回购更多股票可以帮助股东获取更多价值。
几百年过去了，我们用的绷带还是那副老样子。下一代会是什么样？且看 HexSkin。 HexSkin 是一种几乎可以用“炫酷”来形容的绷带了。如果受了伤，就将它贴在伤口处。
苹果最新的 iOS 8.3 测试版中改进了 Siri 语音助手的声音，声音听起来更自然、更连贯。我们可以在下面的视频中听到区别，一开始播放的是 iOS 8.1.1 Siri 语音，后半部分是 iOS 8.3 测试版中的 Siri 语音。
LOS ANGELES — Bethesda officially announced the sequel to stealthy RPG Dishonored on Sunday, though a not-so-stealthy technical error leaked the game to fans a day earlier.Dishonored 2 takes place in the same universe as the previous game, with the Empire of the Isles again in jeopardy,
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