The shift from pure subscription to usage-based pricing is nearly as complex as going from on-premise to SaaS.
Lightspeed Venture Partners, the well-known Silicon Valley venture capital firm that has backed the likes of DoubleClick and Snapchat, is in the midst of hiring a new London-based investment partner as it looks to put down further ties to Europe, TechCrunch has learned.
Lisa Wu, a partner at Norwest with investments like Calm, Plaid, Opendoor and Grove Collaborative, has a message for founders: Think like a VC during your pitch presentation. After all, accepting capital isn’t simply adding more money to your balance sheet.
We’re less than a week away from TC Sessions: Justice 2021, a deep, day-long exploration of diversity, inclusion and equity in tech. On Wednesday, March 3, leading experts, founders, social justice warriors will discuss topics ranging from systemic bias,
Aurora, the autonomous vehicle company that recently closed its acquisition of Uber’s self-driving subsidiary, has snapped up another startup. This time, Aurora is buying OURS Technology, the second lidar startup it has acquired in less than two years. Aurora acquired Blackmore,
By now you probably know that we’re hosting two TC Early Stage events this year — one on April 1-2 and another on July 8-9 — each with its own set of topics, speakers and content — both designed to help nascent startup founders build a better, more successful business. What you may not know […]
This month, African e-commerce giant Jumia released its second full-year financials for Q4 and its fiscal year 2020. The results were mixed — active customers and gross profit increased, while orders and gross merchandise volume (GMV) fell.
Jamaica’s JamCOVID app and website were taken offline late on Thursday following a third security lapse, which exposed quarantine orders on more than half a million travelers to the island. JamCOVID was set up last year to help the government process travelers arriving on the island.
Building a front-end for business applications is often a matter of reinventing the wheel, but because every business’ needs are slightly different, it’s also hard to automate. Kleeen is the latest startup to attempt this,
Hundreds of millions of users, especially in developing markets, don’t own high-end smartphones and can’t afford fast data plans to enjoy much of anything on the web. Google has been exploring multiple ways to better serve this segment of the user base.
Google today announced the next set of features coming to Android, including a new password checkup tool, a way to schedule your texts, along with other improvements to products like its screen reader TalkBack, Maps, Assistant, and Android Auto.
LG 在 CES 2014 上推出的 webOS 智能电视终于有官方售价的公布了。他们将会首先在韩国的本土发售这款产品，其被归入了 LG Cinema 3D 系列旗下，型号为 LB6800。它会有 55 吋和 47 吋的版本，前者售价为 340 万韩元（约 2.
Twitter users in Turkey bypassing the country-wide ban on the microblogging network may now have an even more difficult time accessing the service.
iPhone 6「Bendgate」、Pantech 出售、iOS 6 升级灾难、暴雪一款开发了七年的游戏被取消、Adobe 部份撤离中国。...
Mac mini 终于在昨天的苹果发布会上获得了久违的更新，运行 Haswell 处理器，Intel HD 5000/Iris 图形显卡，支持 802.11ac Wi-Fi，另外高端版本还有PCI闪存可选。
We've seen ordinary people react to immersive pornography viewed on the Samsung VR headset. What would your grandma think if she saw it? She would be scandalized right? Well, these videographers went and forced teh olds to react to VR pornography. Observe.Read more...
魅族剛發表聲明，表示上個月（二月）共賣了達 200 萬部裝置，而早前魅族表示在去年十二月及今年一月，他們分別賣出了 100 萬及 150 萬部裝置，即是魅族持續第三個月裝置售出量相比之前一月有 50 萬的提升，如果是真的話，確實是十分厲害。
编者按：在全球范围内，对金融服务领域的投资都进入了加速状态，不知不觉中，我们已经步入一个银行更像科技公司, 科技公司更像银行的新时代。那么，金融服务究竟为何能吸引全球机构和投资者的目光？ 华创资本投资人张怡辰带来他的思考。本文系投稿，作者张怡辰（微信：zhangyichen518），来自华创资本微信公众号（ID：ChinaGrowthCapital）。一、全球金融创新的两条腿如果回溯近百年的金融创新，我们发现最主要线索有两条：金融行业的数字化和金融机构的信用增发，我们有时将前者称为金融科技创新，后者称为金融产品创新。二者不断发展相互交错，形成了日益繁荣的金融市场。