Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker that raised $1.1 billion last month, has confirmed that it sold 61.12 million smartphones last year, bringing in an apparent 74.3 billion CNY ($12 billion) in revenue in the process. Read More
Popular messaging app Kik is, indeed, “here to stay” following an acquisition by the Los Angeles-based multimedia holding company, MediaLab.
Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the Extra Crunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support, and the money that flows through it all. The app industry in 2018 saw 194 billion downloads and more than $100 billion in purchases. Just in the past quarter,
Late last night the Financial Times reported that HuffPost, arguably one of the crown jewels of Verizon Media Group’s remaining network of media properties (which includes TechCrunch), is up for sale.
I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a bit old-fashioned when it comes to phones. Everyone scoffs at my iPhone SE, but the truth is it’s the best phone Apple ever made — a beautiful, well designed object in just about every way. But damn is the iPhone 11 Pro ugly. And so are […]
Mercedes-Benz car owners have said that the app they used to remotely locate, unlock and start their cars was displaying other people’s account and vehicle information.
Whatever you might say about HTC (and believe me, there’s plenty to say), at least the company takes some fascinating chance. As newly minted CEO Yves Maitre admitted to me at Disrupt a couple of weeks back, the once mighty smartphone giant has lost the thread in recent years. But if nothing else,
In this week's newsletter: Pendo raises $100M, 'cloud kitchens' is an oxymoron and 'Super Pumped' is hitting the small screen.
The dialogue of today’s corporate leaders is changing, and as the polished personas of the past begin to disappear into a sea of corporate babble, a new breed of CEO has emerged with a street talk and swagger that would make your mother blush.
Private marketplaces (PMPs) provide publishers with a new avenue for selling premium inventory to an exclusive set of buyers. Launched with the best of intentions, they’re an attempt to reconcile competing interests in an evolving marketplace. At first glance,
Banking has gone from somewhere you go to something you do. If we are to believe that the sharing economy will shape our future, banking and all financial services will become something that merely exists in the background, similar to other basic utilities. Read More
New submitter lashicd sends news that the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory has announced a successful proof-of-concept demonstration of converting seawater to liquid hydrocarbon fuel. They used seawater to provide fuel for a small replica plan running a two-stroke internal combustion engine.
不久之前，英特尔宣布与国内一直驰骋中低端市场的芯片厂商瑞芯微 Rockchip 达成合作伙伴关系，并且在前几天的 Computex 2014 台北国际电脑展会上还展示了相关合作成果。
威锋网讯，相信 emoji 表情已经取代不少的信息文字输入，成为年轻人无处不在的沟通工具，而各种各样版本的 emoji 的大受欢迎则要归功于庞大的 unicode（统一码）更新。 而随着 unicode 标准 7.
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最近要给自己编写的服务器加上json解析模块。根据我当前的项目，可以预测服务器中使用json的地方： 通信。由于与客户端通信使用google protocolbuffer，仅在与SDK通信中使用json 配置。我们当前直接将配置转换为lua table。但其他项目依然有很大概率要使用json作为配置
There are a lot of broad, sweeping claims out there, saying things like "chocolate prevents cancer" or "hugging is bad for your dog." A lot of it can leave you confused.So on Last Week Tonight, John Oliver posed an important question: “Is science bullsh*t?” Thankfully,