Devialet, known for its Phantom speaker which supposedly sounds better than speakers 20 times bigger, just announced that it has closed a $20 million Series B round. LVMH CEO Bernard Arnault, Xaviel Niel, Jacques-Antoine Granjon, and Marc Simoncini are behind today’s funding round.
Cobo, a cryptocurrency wallet startup headquartered in Beijing, has raised a $13 million Series A to enter new international markets. The round was led by DHVC and Wu Capital, a family office based in China. Cobo plans to expand in the United States and Southeast Asia,
Several major Facebook shareholders have submitted a proposal calling for CEO Mark Zuckerberg to step down as chairman of the company’s board. The filing is mainly symbolic, since Zuckerberg has almost total voting control,
Twitter is trying out a small new change to Moments that would provide contextual information within its curated stories. Spotted by Twitter user @kwatt and confirmed by a number of Twitter product team members, the little snippets appear sandwiched between tweets in a Moment.
Virtually every modern computer processor was thrown under the bus earlier this year when researchers found a fundamental design weakness in Intel, AMD and ARM chips, making it possible to steal sensitive data from the computer’s memory.
Oh My Green has raised $20 million from Initialized Capital, Powerplant Ventures and others to bring healthier foods to offices around the U.S.
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It’s amazing how quickly things can change. Exactly a week ago, we wondered if Saudi Arabia’s money might finally become radioactive in light of the disappearance of Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
YouTube announced today a trio of initiatives designed to expand the video-sharing site’s role in new media journalism, including eyewitness news. Most notably, the company is launching a service called YouTube Newswire in partnership with social news agency Storyful,
Russell Simmons and I discuss his new app, his vision for transcendental meditation and whether technology and meditation can coexist. Read More
Your iPhone camera is already one of the better mobile cameras available, but a new accessory from imaging technology leader DxO could up the iPhone’s game considerably. The Lightning-enabled DxO ONE has a super bright f1.8 aperture lens, and a 20.2 megapixel, 1-inch sensor.
Promising that it "brings Office 365 Apps to Life", Microsoft today launched the SDK for the Android version of Office 365. This will enable developers to plug their own apps into Office 365 and take advantage of data and various APIs.
iCracked is a mobile service that fixes your shattered, waterlogged, or otherwise busted up smartphone wherever you are. Back when they were iPhone exclusive, we tested them and loved their work . Now they're working on Samsung phones. Smashing your screen still isn't a good idea,
You just can't keep your eyes off this guy.California native Gentry Stein displayed his mesmerizing yo-yo skills at the C3yoyodesign 2014 World Yo-Yo Contest in Prague, Czech Republic on August 9You won't find anyone walking the dog here.Video: YouTube, C3yoyodesignVideo: YouTube,
Pico projectors have found their way into smartphones before now, but mostly as an gimmicky add on. And one that’s fizzled out, rather than becoming a standard issue feature. But what about sticking an app-controlled projector into a light socket instead? Read More
去年这个时候，三星 S5 发布，我当时给出的评论是《三星 Galaxy S5：领先者迟缓的脚步》。当时三星还未现颓态，人们对于后来智能手机市场的巨变还没有预料。
3D Robotics, the largest U.S.-based drone manufacturer, today announced the launch of DroneKit, its open-source API for writing drone apps. Because 3D Robotics has always taken a platform approach,
Earlier this year at its I/O developer conference, Google announced ‘Expeditions,’ an app that lets teachers create synchronized virtual school trips using the company’s Cardboard virtual reality viewer. At the time,