As thousands of protesters caused bumper-to-bumper traffic jams throughout the streets of New York on Thursday, their counterparts in cities across the nation — including Chicago, Boston and Oakland — were also shutting down streets for a second night.
Stories of entrepreneurs launching innovative ideas, raising millions in venture capital and turning startups such as Uber, Airbnb and Snapchat into multi-billion dollar companies has catapulted venture capital investments, setting record numbers since the dot-com era. On the surface,
Nearly everyone is familiar with the DirecTV commercials in which actor Rob Lowe and NFL quarterbacks Eli Manning and Tony Romo appear as unflattering alter-egos of themselves — “peaked in high school” Rob Lowe, “bad comedian” Eli Manning, “artsy craftsy” Tony Romo, etc.
Investors and innovators have been trying to develop better tools for groups to communicate, collaborate, and make decisions for the better part of a decade. As businesses become increasingly global and engage more remote workers, the need for collaboration tools becomes more pronounced.
A new report by professional services firm PwC has concluded that business leaders prefer to make big decisions based on gut instinct rather than data and analytics.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/11/report-forget-reason-and-data-business-leaders-make-decisions-based-on-gut-instinct/
Many universities work hard to accommodate student needs in order to create the perfect environment for them to spur growth and innovation, however it’s still easy for students and their parents to question universities about not doing enough, or not focusing on where they should be focused on.
Listening to feedback is great, but forming your own feedback is valuable as well. On Twitter (via games.on.net) Xbox’s Phil Spencer paid a compliment to the president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios for playing his own games.
stephendavion writes A legal scholar says he and colleagues have developed an algorithm that can predict, with 70 percent accuracy, whether the US Supreme Court will uphold or reverse the lower-court decision before it. "Using only data available prior to the date of decision,
Today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that police can no longer search your cell phone without a search warrant or an immediate threat of danger. There are plenty of caveats, but overall this is a victory for privacy advocates. Below are some of the highlights from the decision.Read more.
A grand jury has reached a decision on whether to indict officer Darren Wilson, the Ferguson cop who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in AugustMashable is covering the event live below3 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW1. The announcement on the grand jury's decision could come today.2. If charged,
Fires at opposite ends of California have smothered the Golden State in smoke. Fall may be here, but rapidly-moving flames are still torching the exceptionally dry land, killing dozens of people in the state.
This kid has finer motor coordination in one hand than most of us do in all of our limbs combined.Que Jianyu, 13, is now officially a Guinness World Record holder for solving three Rubik's Cube puzzles simultaneously in less than two minutes.
Well, the definition of the word "altered" now seems to be up for debate — at least if you work for the Trump administration.After last week's testy exchange at the White House between CNN reporter Jim Acosta and President Trump,
At the moment it feels like there is new VPN news every other day. There is increasing interest in VPNs, or Virtual Private Networks, and hence a lot of development and a lot of competition to stand out from the crowd.The latest provider to bring something new to the industry is CyberGhost VPN.
The kitchen is easily one of the most expensive rooms to stock: With appliances, plus dinnerware, plus cookware, and then, you know, actual groceries on top of that, you might find yourself resorting to sticky hand-me-down pots and pans from yard sales with questionable crust dried on them.
Mars is hard. Hard to get to, hard to make habitable for humans, hard to tell a story about on the screen and leave the viewer with any lasting impression. With a few shining exceptions — looking at you, The Martian — all Mars movies have bombed.
We hate to kick off this in such a negative fashion, but we feel obligated to alert all you Android users that your smart phones are vulnerable. While Android’s customization is great, the fact that they have an open platform makes them easier to hack and attack.
The big hair, the acid wash jeans, Corey Feldman — we're all a bit fascinated with the strange interests and customs of '80s America.Since 2009,
Party like Kevin McCallister at your next holiday shindig.YouTube user Peter Fernandes, a.k.a. Sam's Never Played The Bass, reimagines the score from the 1990 holiday movie classic, Home Alone with a techno beatChill out and take a break from the holiday shopping frenzy with a little music.
Instagram (the company) broke down the numbers from 2014 to analyze where in each state users of Instagram (the app) love to geotag their posts from mostDisneyland, the Grand Canyon, Old Faithful — the list is full of predictable winners in many states.
安锋网 3 月 26 日消息，HTC One (M8) 发布会刚刚结束，Google Play 版 HTC One (M8) 目前已经上架 Google Play 商店，售价为 699 美元，立即下单预计两到三周之内发货。
Adora Cheung, co-founder and CEO of home-cleaning startup Homejoy, will be joining us onstage at Disrupt Europe. The company makes it easy to schedule home cleanings online and at a relatively affordable price. In the two years since I first wrote about the service (originally called Pathjoy),
Monday marks the fourth anniversary of the death of Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs.As in past years, Apple executives are remembering Jobs and his legacy.See also: Apple CEO opens up on why he decided to come out as gayRemembering Steve for who he was and what he stood for.
Apple 最新推出的 iPhone 6s 及 iPhone 6s Plus 加入了不少新元素，比如 3D Touch 便是其中之一，它能夠因應螢幕上按壓力度的強弱，從而產生出不同的輸入指令。
Well, this is insane. In this video, Jetman pilots Yves Rossy and his protegeVince Reffet fly wing-to-wing with an Airbus A380, the world’s largest airliner. It’s incredible.Read more...
市场调研公司First Annapolis发现，对iPhone 6手机机主来说，在去年12月至少使用一次Apple Pay的用户比例为20%，不及去年春季时的22%。而在所有使用Apple Pay的用户中，表示自己经常使用的人数比例只有15%，亦不及去年春季时的19%。