Y Combinator, the startup accelerator known for being the birthplace of Dropbox, Reddit, Airbnb, Stripe, and a number of other companies, released some updated stats this morning showing just how big it’s gotten — and how diverse its current class of companies is.
Paris-based startup Alan has raised a Series B round of funding of $45 million (€40 million). Index Ventures is once again leading the round, with partners of DST Global also participating. The company had raised a $28 million funding round only ten months ago.
Razer is one of the dominant brands in gaming when it comes to buying equipment to play, but one of its biggest efforts to own a larger slice of digital spending hasn’t gone according to plan. After less than a year, the company announced that it will close its digital game store at the end of […]
China’s education authorities are about to take some burden off parents with school-aged children. A proposal posted last week by the Department of Education in China’s eastern province of Zhejiang said teachers should be banned from using WeChat,
Compared to startups born into the frothy London fintech space as it exists today, 2011-founded GoCardless could well be considered a slow burner. However, in more recent years,
An Etsy bill payment error resulted in large amounts of money being withdrawn from several sellers’ bank accounts and credit cards on Friday morning. While the company says the issue has been resolved and was not the result of fraud,
In my years covering cybersecurity, there’s one variation of the same lie that floats above the rest. “We take your privacy and security seriously.” You might have heard the phrase here and there.
A final report by a British parliamentary committee which spent months last year investigating online political disinformation makes very uncomfortable reading for Facebook — with the company singled out for “disingenuous” and “bad faith” responses to democratic concerns about the misuse of people’s data.
Microsoft announced this morning two components of Windows 10, its next operating system, that will help users log into both hardware and digital services. ‘Windows Hello’ will allow users with machines that have the required hardware to log into their computing device using their face, eyes,
Twitter’s own dedicated music app never really took off, but a new partner integration with Rhapsody brings 30 million full tracks to the app via new Rhapsody audio cards. The new cards go live starting today,
Product design firm Chaotic Moon creates prototypes for some of the biggest brands in the world. It has designed tech products for corporations like Samsung, Whole Foods and Intel.
Flickr unveiled its completely redesigned iOS and Android apps on Thursday. The apps include faster navigation, a more streamlined design and add support for HD videos.Flickr's refreshed home screen emphasizes sharing and interacting with photos in your feed.
It's fair to say there is no man in the U.S. more actively loathed right now than Dr. Walter James PalmerThe Minnesota dentist — who, it emerged Tuesday, killed the legendary African lion Cecil — has shot to the top of America's most hated list. Given that this is the country of Donald Trump,
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LOS ANGELES — Sure, there were a few website crashes, some records broken, and a whole lot of grumbling that scoring a Star Wars ticket wasn't exactly bullseye-ing a womp rat in your T-16 back home.But that was Monday, life went on, and the fact remains: Just about anyone in the U.S.
Once again, Microsoft has issued its list of discounted games for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 as part of the company’s Deals with Gold and Spotlight sales. As usual, Xbox Live’s own Major...The post This week’s Xbox Deals with Gold features Badland, Sleeping Dogs, and more appeared first on WinBeta.
刚过去的CES大会让Facebook和HTC的头显出尽风头。 日前，硅谷科技巨头Google也用实际行动表明了对虚拟现实科技的重视。除了花费5.42亿美元投资增强现实公司Magic Leap之外，Google于近日组建了虚拟现实技术部门。新成立的虚拟现实部门将由此前负责Google软件应用的副总裁Clay Bavor主持。据了解，Clay Bavor曾经主持了包括Google Cardboard在内的VR产品研发。除了主持VR产品Cardboard，Bavor在此前还负责企业版和个人用户版的Gmail、Google Drive、Google Docs等多款软件的运营和团队管理工作。