How Kobalt is simplifying the killer complexities of the music industry

Backed by over $200 million in VC funding, Kobalt is changing the way the music industry does business and putting more money into musicians’ pockets in the process. In Part I of this series, I walked through the company’s founding story and its overall structure.

The world Bob Iger made

There were the times when it seemed like Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger might be the last Hollywood executive standing. Yes,

If virtual worlds are so popular, why don’t we have them yet?

If virtual worlds are so enticing, why haven’t we already shifted to them as our online social hubs? The thought of virtual worlds for socializing evokes Second Life (launched in 2003), where users created unique avatars to socialize, build and trade with each other.

Coronavirus corrections and the rise of remote work

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. What a week. What an insane, heart-stopping, odd, and stuffed week. I’m utterly exhausted. But, in better news, all of that great fodder for podcast and chat,

Geneva Motor Show canceled over coronavirus fears

The Geneva Motor Show is the latest trade show to cancel over fears of the coronavirus. The Swiss auto show is one of the largest car shows in the world and is usually the venue where high-end and exotic auto makers roll out new models and wild concepts. The show, like most auto shows, is […]

Indian research firm Convergence Catalyst is ready for its second act

A 9-year-old is smashing the shuttle far and wide, and frantically pacing back and forth on the court in Bangalore, India, as her competition refuses to back down. Her rival is not a human. She is playing against a machine that is mimicking the game of badminton legend P.V. Sindhu,

AWS partners with Kenya’s Safaricom on cloud and consulting services

Amazon Web Services has entered a partnership with Safaricom — Kenya’s largest telco, ISP and mobile payment provider — in a collaboration that could spell competition between American cloud providers in Africa. In a statement to TechCrunch,

Clearview said its facial recognition app was only for law enforcement as it courted private compani

After claiming that it would only sell its controversial facial recognition software to law enforcement agencies, a new report suggests that Clearview AI is less than discerning about its client base. According to Buzzfeed News, the small,

Mark Hurd, the co-CEO of Oracle, is taking a leave of absence, citing health reasons

Mark Hurd, one two CEOs leading the software giant Oracle, is taking a leave of absence owing to health reasons, he told employees in a letter today. Oracle has not specified what Hurd’s health issue is or how long he is expected to be away. Hurd joined Oracle nine years ago,

Apple TV+ will cost $5.99 in Canada, £4.99 in the UK and INR 99 in India

At its big press event yesterday, Apple announced that its TV+ streaming service would cost $4.99 per month and a launch date on November 1. But it’s supposed to be available in more than 100 countries, so what does that pricing look like outside the United States?

Quibi is partnering with the BBC on international news show for millennials

The BBC and Quibi are partnering to make a new daily international news show for millennials. The two companies said that the new programming, which will be featured as part of Quibi’s “Daily Essentials” programming,

China Pulls Plug On Genetically Modified Rice and Corn

sciencehabit writes China's Ministry of Agriculture has decided not to renew biosafety certificates that allowed research groups to grow genetically modified (GM) rice and corn. The permits, to grow two varieties of GM rice and one transgenic corn strain, expired on 17 August.

8点1氪:苹果即将发布的可穿戴设备或延迟至2015年出货

苹果即将发布的可穿戴设备或延迟至2015年出货据Re/code报道,苹果可能在9.9发布会上发布一个可穿戴设备新品,但该款可穿戴设备不会在发布后立即出货,预计要等到来年早些时候才可能出现在大众眼球。

日企首创新技术 可让人“触碰”虚拟物体

近日,一家日本公司9月1日宣称,他们研发了一种新的技术,借助该技术,使用者可“推拉”并非真实存在的物体。

For $300, You Can "Fly" on a Perfectly Recreated Pan Am 747

Pan Am ceased to exist 23 years ago, but the defunct airline enjoys a dedicated cult following—whose fixation with the past that doesn't seem quite so odd when considered in light of the stinky, knee-obsessed , genital-groping present of air travel. Now, for roughly what it costs to fly to Ft.

16 animals that lasted longer at the gym than you

It's not even a month into the new year, and you're already slipping on those resolutions to go to the gym at least five times a week. There's just not enough time and energy in a day — unless you're a freeloading pet.These animals don't want to hear your sissy excuses.

緊貼矽谷創業潮流!  Silicon Dragon Hong Kong 2015

想成功創業又豈能不向矽谷取經 ? 要了解矽谷文化、認識矽谷投資人,未必需要親身飛到矽谷,留在香港也可以。Silicon Dragon Hong Kong 2015 匯聚世界各地的創新者及創業投資者, 從全球的角度,

周鸿祎:将拿个人10%股份寻找合伙人

360公司董事长兼CEO周鸿祎在360公司年会上演讲时透露,决定从个人拥有的股份中拿出公司的10%股份寻找“合伙人”。周鸿祎称,这10%的股份包括360退市过程中买方团为周鸿祎增发的9%股份,以及周鸿祎从个人股权中拿出的1%。根据之前宣布的私有化的价格,360公司的估值99.28亿美元,按照10%的比例这些股份价值近10亿美元。

JVM系列之执行引擎(五) - leesf

一、前言 在了解了类加载的相关信息后,有必要进行更深入的学习,了解执行引擎的细节,如字节码是如何被虚拟机执行从而完成指定功能的呢。下面,我们将进行深入的分析。 二、栈帧 我们知道,在虚拟机中与执行方法最相关的是栈帧,程序的执行对应着栈帧的入栈和出栈,所以栈帧对于执行引擎而言,是很重要的基础。栈帧的基

模拟萤火虫?传三星正研究新OLED显示技术

据微博著名的爆料达人近日发表的微博称,三星公司正研究模拟萤火虫的OLED技术,而萤火虫有着生物界最高的发光效率。微博截图相关资料显示,萤火虫有专门的发光细胞,在发光细胞中有两类化学物质,一类被称作萤光 ... ...

逼格很高:爱玛仕 Apple Watch 2 广告曝光

iPhone 7 和 iPhone 7 Plus 并不是苹果在今年秋季仅有的新上市产品,还有 Apple Watch Series 2 以及它的各种高大上表带。为了给 iPhone 7/7 Plus 上市造势,苹果最近几天已经连续发布电视广告,现在轮到为 Apple Watch Series 2 宣传了。威锋网注意到,一则由苹果打造的 Apple Watch Series 2 爱马仕电视广告已于近日曝光。  为何说“曝光”?那是因为苹果官方并没有发布这支广告。

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