With more than 90 major advertisers and counting announcing plans to dump Facebook, a significant question lingers: Where will brands go next for their digital marketing needs?
You know what no one wants to do? Join a brand’s standalone social network. The problem is that it took Lady Gaga’s startup Backplane four years, defunct founders, and over $14 million to figure that out. According to four sources with intimate knowledge of the company,
UK startup Relative Insight has built a complex language model that can turn language into data sets that support comparative analysis — and is now applying its algorithm to brands’ marketing messages to improve effectiveness. Read More
Want to do the stuff you read about us doing? There's a practical approach to learning any new sport, one which breaks down the barriers, reduces risk and speeds the learning curve. It's what we do, and it should work for you too.Read more...
Frequent contributor Bennett Haselton writes: Facebook threatened to banish drag queen pseudonyms, and (some) users revolted by flocking to Ello, a social network which promised not to enforce real names and also to remain ad-free.
Every day, there are press announcements about traditional content brands making their information available to consumers online in over-the-top models. In addition to traditional distributors like Dish Networks,
Random is the right way to describe Facebook’s attempted invasion of Amazon’s turf. With skimpy product selection, no reviews and limited browsing options, Facebook’s dedicated feed of products is not a great way to shop. At least not yet. But this is only Facebook’s first attempt.
F8 started with a family photo. But not of the Zuckerbergs. Of Facebook’s products. “Facebook used to be this one blue app on your phone, and now Facebook is a family of apps” said its CEO as he showed off the user counts of the different family members. Facebook Groups with 700 million.
Everyone wants a truck, van or jeep for off-road adventures. But us city types can’t afford to own one, or drive one every day. Don’t worry, the crappy car your mom bought you in college will do just fine—you’ll just have to use a little redneck ingenuity.Read more...
BlackPhone co-founder Jon Callas is in London to give a talk at IP Expo — pitching the concept of a secure yet capable smartphone to IT decision makers who, wind back the clock a few years, would have unquestionably bought BlackBerry.
Down has the highest warmth-to-weight and warmth-to-packed size ratio of any widely available material. And quality items made from it can last for decades. If you take care of them. Here’s how. Read more...
Tesla CEO Elon Musk acknowledged Friday that the company was ‘embarrassingly late’ rolling out a security layer known as two-factor authentication for its mobile app. “Sorry, this is embarrassingly late.
The controversial facial recognition software maker Clearview AI has a new contract with ICE, the most controversial U.S. government agency.
In the four years since Help Lightning first began pitching its services out of its Birmingham, Ala. headquarters, the company has managed to sign up 100 customers including some large Fortune 500 companies like Cox Communications, Siemens, and Boston Scientific. Now,
Rent the Runway and Glossier became unicorns within the same week in June 2019. That same year, only 2.7% of venture capital dollars went toward female-founded companies.
At TechCrunch Early Stage, I spoke with Coatue Management GP Caryn Marooney about startup branding and how founders can get people to pay attention to what they’re building. Marooney recently made the jump into venture capital; previously she was co-founder and CEO of The Outcast Agency,
No matter what you think of Sequoia Capital, the firm doesn’t rest on its laurels. Though it’s now managing ungodly amounts of money and has for decades been considered among the top venture firms in the world,
Andy Rachleff founded Wealthfront a decade ago to give investors a better and smarter way to manage their wealth, building on core academic research showing that a carefully balanced portfolio of low-fee ETFs outperformed more aggressive strategies. Since then,
This week, we're focused on rounding up the news from the U.S. antitrust investigation into Apple, as it pertains to apps, the App Store and developers.
Welcome back to Tech at Work, where we look at labor, diversity and inclusion. Given the amount of activity in this space, we’re going to ramp this up from bi-weekly to weekly. This week, we’re looking at the latest action from a group of Amazon warehouse workers in the San Francisco Bay Area,
China’s ByteDance has agreed to divest its TikTok operations in the US, according to a report in Reuters. Under the deal, Microsoft would take over stewardship of the data of U.S.-based users. The deal allows another company besides Microsoft to operate TikTok in the United States.
据Auto Express报道称，劳斯莱斯将很有可能会在3年之内推出该家公司的首辆插电式混合动力车。劳斯莱斯CEO Torsten Müller-Otvos于日前在采访时透露了这一讯息。
2014年明宏沙发翻新技术培训招生简介报名对象 1. 初、高中毕业生；大中专院校毕业生； 2. 城乡待业青年；喜欢从事沙发翻新技术行业工作的有志青年； 3.
这不是 Helvetica 的问题。这是 Helvetica 与华文黑体混排时出现的问题——一个巴掌拍不响。各种西文字体和各种中文字体搭配经常都会遭遇这个问题。你的观察不全面。和输入法也确实无关，只和字体与排版环境有关。
MOCAheart wants to make keeping track of your cardiovascular health as easy as pressing a button. The device, which is currently on Kickstarter, was developed by a team led by Naama Stauber and Dr. Daniel Hong, who was a physician at National Taiwan University Hospital,
即将发布的Galaxy S7其实已经没啥秘密了，现在GeekBench数据库中已经出现了它的美版：SM-G930T。从GeekBench数据库中的内容来看，该机配备的是骁龙820处理器，内置4GB内存，运行Android 6.0.1系统。成绩方面，单线 ... ...
要在 VR 世界里真正产生身临其境的感觉，有一个重要的要素其实是不可缺少的，那就是你的双手。Leap Motion 公司在这个理念上一直领先，而今他们又更进一步了。 Leap Motion 此前曾推出同名手部追踪器，让你手部的动作能够出现在游戏中，并和物体产生互动。现在该公司又发布了 Orion 组件。 Orion 比起它的前辈来更小、更轻也更好，而且可以直接内置于 VR 眼镜中。这样一来，VR 眼镜就整合了手部动态识别能力，我们可以不用依靠那不够逼真的专用手柄了。 通过视频演示我们可以看到，只需像在现实中那样伸出手来，就可以和游戏世界的物体互动。
Think you're having a tough day? Try wrestling a gigantic anaconda with your bare hands.According to the start of the nightmare-inducing video above — a preview of the BBC's upcoming Tribes,