According to The Information (paywall), Amazon is in "late-stage talks" with Twitch over a possible acquisition. This is particularly shocking since it's been previously reported that a YouTube and Twitch team-up for $1 billion was pretty much a done deal .Read more...
This morning, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced he’s laying off 336 employees, but would do so “with the utmost respect for each and every person.” Also this morning, Twitter engineer Bart Teeuwisse woke up, checked his phone,
It’s looking more and more like Ellen Pao was, in some sense, set up to fail by her male board of directors. Her predecessor Yishan Wong says it. A top Reddit engineer said it right after quitting . It might sound conspiratorial if it weren’t about this particular site.http://gawker.
Burning Man, favorite summertime gathering place for Silicon Valley’s VC-funded shirtless mollybros , is combating a large-scale pest infestation at Blackrock City, Nevada. Crawling over every surface of the pop-up desert city—biting,
After Reddit’s surrender to white supremacy this week, users and observers alike have been trying to figure out how exactly we got to this nadir. How could something so popular get so much wrong, over and over again? A new post by Reddit’s ex-chief suggests it’s all been an inside job.http://gawker.
“Be a nice person at work,” Sophia Amoruso writes in her 2014 book #GIRLBOSS, a combination memoir and self-help book for hungry millennial feminists looking to get ahead in life and business. “If you are a total terror to work with, no one will want to keep you around.
Love Facebook or hate Facebook, you’ve got to respect the company’s commitment to inspiring everyone else in America to do worse. Read more...
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TechCrunch contributor Billy Gallagher is the latest writer for the site to make the jump into venture capital. Only this time, Gallagher is going to continue writing for the site, despite a conflict of interest so large it can be viewed from space.Read more...
Coin has apologized for screwing their customers. In a letter pushed out late Saturday afternoon, the credit card startup told their pre-order customers that 15,000 purchasers will receive Coin Beta cards for free. Everyone else will have to wait eight more months for the final product.Read more.
If coders are the new rockstars, then hackathons (marathon coding sessions to experiment with software) are a natural setting for a music video. A millennial CEO like Lucas Duplan gets that, which is the $30 million Stanford sob story is lifting its spirits through power of song.Read more...
摘要 : 什么是周星驰身上最明显的标签，跟随周星驰多年的魏达深给出的答案是——发明家——他发明了无数全新的电影表演。
When you evaluate a handset, it’s all very well looking at the specs and oohing or aahing, but what really matters is the benefits a phone offers, and there’s an important distinction here.Read more: http://www.itproportal.
美国电信运营商 T-Mobile 今天确认，明天将开始接受苹果全新 iPad Air 2和 iPad mini 3 预购。上周，苹果、AT&T 已经开始接受预购，而昨天 Sprint 宣布会在本周开始出售新款 iPad。
Zayn fends off sumo wrestlers. Louis high-fives a chimpanzee. Niall dances with a tribe. Liam directs a marching band. Harry walks amid ballerinas in a desert. Why? Well, Danny DeVito told the boys to do so in the new One Direction music video for "Steal My Girl.