A co-founder of GGV Capital, one of Alibaba’s earliest investors, reflects on the lessons other companies can take from how the e-commerce giant grew in China and how Yahoo’s investment in the company can still be a model for Western companies looking to enter the Chinese market. Read More
TechCrunch Disrupt SF (September 5-7), we said from the start, was going to be the most ambitious ever, and when it comes to programming, there’s no question the Disrupt SF agenda eclipses anything we’ve done in the past. There are two BIG stages, plus two speaker Q&A stages,
A study of circumstances and demographics attendant on attacks against refugees and immigrants in Germany has shown that Facebook use appears to be deeply linked with the frequency of violent acts. Far from being mere trolling or isolated expressions of controversial political opinions,
The legacy of CryptoKitties is still in development, but most can agree that the project raised awareness (and attracted development talent) to new uses for blockchain tokens.
Are you trying to stay off social media, but just can’t seem to stop yourself from posting? When random thoughts pop into your head, do you find yourself launching Twitter and typing before you remember you’re trying to quit? Well, now there’s a better way. Hello, Brizzly.
Morgan Stanley is no longer providing equity coverage on Tesla’s stock, the second firm to drop its stock rating on the electric automaker since CEO Elon Musk announced plans via Twitter to take the company private. Tesla declined to comment.
This likely won’t come as a surprise to anyone who saw the news late last month, but Mayfield Robotics, maker of the adorable home robot Kuri announced today that it’s ceasing operations. The company, which began life as a part of Bosch, will close its doors by the end of October this year.
Facebook has been a bit slow to adopt the voice computing revolution. It has no voice assistant, its smart speaker is still in development, and some apps like Instagram aren’t full equipped for audio communication.
A lot has been written in the last few years on the evolution of the technology ecosystem in Europe. Our intent with this analysis was to use data to determine the challenges and opportunities surrounding the European entrepreneurial ecosystem.
They say in business you should think big. But when it comes to your career, have you considered thinking “small”? In my experience, a startup is a roller-coaster ride that can offer you incredible career experiences and teach you some invaluable life lessons.
When you put a child in virtual reality, they instinctively raise their hands hoping to see them, says Oculus CTO John Carmack. Yet Oculus doesn’t have its own gloves or handheld controllers,
The world's first photograph was murky wash of grays. So as you take black and white photos for this week's Shooting Challenge, don't consider yourself an artsy poseur. Call yourself a historian.Read more...
snydeq (1272828) writes "Microsoft TechNet blog makes clear that Windows 8.1 will not be patched, and that users must get Windows 8.1 Update if they want security patches, InfoWorld's Woody Leonhard reports. 'In what is surely the most customer-antagonistic move of the new Windows regime,
This HP whitepaper outlines these reasons and shows why companies that have embraced cloud computing technology will continue to thrive. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/13/8-reasons-why-businesses-that-fail-to-adopt-the-cloud-will-be-left-behind/
Advocatus Diaboli writes with this excerpt from Heise: Since the early days of TCP, port scanning has been used by computer saboteurs to locate vulnerable systems. In a new set of top secret documents seen by Heise, it is revealed that in 2009,
Aziz Ansari's parents are officially much cooler than you.The Parks and Recreation star is already known for his powerful connections in the music industry, and if you haven't heard his stand-up bit about hanging with Kanye West, then what are you waiting for?
彭博社报道（中文），iPhone 6等加工和再出口商品提振了中国的出口。海关总署报告，9月份出口同比成长15.3%，创下2013 年2月份以来的最大月度涨幅。
The answer to why we spend money in pure science research and space exploration is obvious to me, but I often see people whining about how we can invest those (very limited!) dollars on doing other things with direct material benefits.
A safari guide was mauled and killed by a lion during a tour of Hwange National Park on Monday, the same ZImbabwe park that was home to Cecil the lion. The attack happened after the guide, Quinn Swales, tracked a pride of lions while escorting a small group of tourists on a walking safariSee also:
Asus 今日推出兩款平價手機 Zenfone Selfie 及 Zenfone 2 Deluxe。Zenfone Selfie 名符其實主打自拍少女市場，前後鏡頭都有1,300萬像素，前後鏡頭都同時支援自動雷射對焦，並有 Real Tone 雙色溫閃光燈，加上 5.
北京时间9月23日消息，据科技网站9to5Mac报道，对苹果iPhone 6s和iPhone 6s Plus手机的绝大多数评测都只是蜻蜓点水般地提到它们摄像头的表现，但数家评测机构强调了这两款手机在摄像头方面的主要改进，苹果在其宣传材料中都没有明显提及这些改进。