AllRight , an English learning app for children, raises $5M to scale-up from Genesis Investments

AllRight is a platform for English language learning, aimed at children four years or older, which combines lessons with real teachers and homework with ‘AI-powered’ tutors. It’s now raised a $5 million Series A round led by Genesis Investments, with participation from TMT Investments, TerraVC,

Rock-star programmer: Rivers Cuomo finds meaning in coding

“Hi, I’m Rivers from the band, Weezer,” Rivers Cuomo says with a slight smile and a wave. He turns away from the camera for a bit, before launching into his best infomercial pitch. “Imagine you’re on tour, and you’re sitting in your dressing room or your tour bus. You’re backstage.

Daily Crunch: Amazon Web Services stumble

An Amazon Web Services outage has a wide effect, Salesforce might be buying Slack and Pinterest tests new support for virtual events. This is your Daily Crunch for November 25, 2020. And for those of you who celebrate Thanksgiving: Enjoy! There will be no newsletter tomorrow,

Gift Guide: 5 solid tech gifts to help decrease stress and increase sleep

Even in a normal year, the holidays can be an anxiety-inducing hellscape. In 2020, though — honestly, it’s hard to say what manner of climactic finale this historically rough year might have on tap. In honor of the one of the most epically rotten years on record,

Enterprise investor Jason Green on SPAC hopefuls versus startups bound for traditional IPOs

Jason Green has a pretty solid reputation as venture capitalists go. The enterprise-focused firm the cofounded 17 years ago, Emergence Capital, has backed Saleforce, Box, and Zoom, among many other companies, and even while every firm is now investing in software-as-a-service startups,

Flexible expressions could lift 3D-generated faces out of the uncanny valley

3D-rendered faces are a big part of any major movie or game now, but the task of capturing and animated them in a natural way can be a tough one. Disney Research is working on ways to smooth out this process, among them a machine learning tool that makes it much easier to generate and […]

Gift Guide: 7 Smart Home gift ideas that go beyond the usual Google/Amazon smart speakers

It's never been easier to build a smart home. Beyond the same Google/Amazon/Apple/etc. voice-powered assistant speakers you've probably seen on every gift guide for years, there's a world of wonderful smart home products that can delight, surprise, and maybe make your life a little easier. 

Remote-controlled delivery carts are now working for the local Los Angeles grocer

Robots are no longer the high-tech tools reserved for university labs, e-commerce giants and buzzy Silicon Valley startups. The local grocer now has access too. Tortoise, the one-year-old Silicon Valley startup known for its remote repositioning electric scooters,

Wish files to go public with 100M monthly actives, $1.75B in 2020 revenue thus far

This morning Wish, a well-known mobile ecommerce startup, filed to go public. It joins Affirm, Airbnb, and Roblox in filing this week as many well-known and valuable private companies look to debut before the year ends and the holidays start.

OneWeb emerges from bankruptcy, aims to begin launching satellites again on December 17

Broadband communication satellite company OneWeb has emerged from its Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection status, the company announced today. It’s now also officially owned by a consortium consisting of the UK government and India’s Bharti Global, and Neil Masterson is now installed as CEO,

Neatsy wants to reduce sneaker returns with 3D foot scans

U.S.-based startup Neatsy AI is using the iPhone’s depth-sensing FaceID selfie camera as a foot scanner to capture 3D models for predicting a comfortable sneaker fit. Its app, currently soft launched for iOS but due to launch officially next month,

途牛三峡频道上线 提供一站式在线旅游服务

北京和上海2014年10月16日电 /美通社/ -- 继获三峡大坝免费门票独家散客代理权,9月25日起门票免费预约渠道正式上线后,10月15日,途牛旅游网快速追加上线“三峡频道”,旨打造三峡一站式在线旅游预订服务。

Nassim Nicholas Taleb警告转基因作物的全球风险

从FDA批准孟山都的延熟保鲜西红柿可供人食用至今已有20年,转基因食物今天已成为人类饮食重要的组成部分。2013年,美国85%的玉米和90%大豆都是转基因产品。

The Plan to Save Louisiana's Coast Costs More Than the Manhattan Project

Louisiana is sinking, faster than you might think. Every hour, it loses more than a football field-sized chunk of land to the ocean. Or, to use ProPublica's more evocative words, it's like "a layer cake made of Jell-O, floating in a swirling Jacuzzi of steadily warming, rising water.

HTC’s Next One Smartphone Will Be Revealed March 1

HTC is gearing up to launch something new on March 1 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and we’ve heard from a person familiar with the matter that what’s on tap is indeed the next version of the HTC One.

如何判断一瓶酒已经醒酒到位了?

谢谢 @蔺佳 的邀请。其实不仅仅是威士忌,干邑、朗姆酒、白酒或者可以说在一定条件下品饮烈酒都是需要进行醒酒的。

【人人早报】428期:陌生人社交的第四个风口来了

早报导语 社交一直是中国互联网的强势应用,甚至在16年前QQ诞生之前已是如此。从某种程度上来说,社交应用还是大 ...

This is NeoKylin OS: China’s new Windows XP clone

For some time now, China has made it clear that it would like to transition away from the governmental use of Microsoft’s Windows operating system. Part of the Chinese government’s wish to transition away...The post This is NeoKylin OS: China’s new Windows XP clone appeared first on WinBeta.

首個無人駕駛汽車城上海揭幕 測試智能網聯汽車

研發自動駕駛汽車成為了不少車廠和科技公司的重點項目,在研發新技術之餘,他們同時需要解決測試場地的問題,畢竟在正式於路面應用前,開發人員一方面要測試系統,收集數據和作出調整,以確保道路使用者和乘客的安全。

android-Okhttp初步使用 - bluejww

自从谷歌把android的请求框架换成Okhttp后,android开发人员对其的讨论就变的越来越火热,所有咱作为一枚吊丝android程序员,也不能太落后,所以拿来自己研究一下,虽然目前项目开发用的不是okhttp,但自己提前看一点,还是对提高开发技术有好处的。 目前只要求会使用,先不要求对...

歪果仁实力制作巨型烟花迎接2016的到来

虽然元旦对于大多数小伙伴来说,最开心的莫过于终于可以放假了。然而毕竟在 2015 年也生活了整整 365 天了,很多小伙伴还是希望能够给它一个完美的 kiss goodbye 。当然,在这方面,最会玩的总是外国人。继前段时间那位把窜天猴放成了大规模杀伤性武器的大神之后,又有一位歪果仁大神在烟花爆竹上下功夫。他用一万支普通的烟花,将它们全部放在一个桶里面并点燃,竟然制作出了一个超级巨型的烟花。

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