As mobile payment startup Square faces down reports that it’s delaying an IPO amid growth problems and other pressures, iZettle, the Swedish mobile payments company that has been referred to as the Square of Europe, has raised another €40 million ($55.5 million). In an interview,
Food delivery startup DoorDash announced this afternoon that it has raised $250 million, just five months since the company announced a $535 million round. Why raise more money so soon? CEO Tony Xu told Axios that he wasn’t actively looking for additional investment,
Facebook announced today the winners of its annual Internet Defense Prize and awarded first-, second- and third-place winners a total of $200,000 for research papers that addressed topics of internet security and privacy. Combined with $800,
Just a few months back, Niantic added its first "Special Research" to Pokémon Go. Sort of like an in-game quest, the research had players complete a series of tasks to unlock an otherwise unobtainable Pokémon.Now they're back with another one.
AR/VR/XR are going to be big, but not everyone will win. Today’s market is a collection of related point solutions to specific problems, but not a fully functioning ecosystem. Not yet.
Netflix just announced a multi-year deal with Kenya Barris, creator of Black-ish and its spinoff Grown-ish. While Barris will remain an executive producer on those shows (and on the upcoming Besties), he will be exclusively developing new series for Netflix. The deal only covers TV,
The number of U.S. households watching streaming TV services – those that deliver cable TV-like programming over the internet – has grown a remarkable 58% over last year, according to new data from comScore. However, these services still account for a small portion of the overall market,
Inokyo wants to be the indie Amazon Go. It’s just launched its prototype cashierless autonomous retail store. Cameras track what you grab from shelves, and with a single QR scan of its app on your way in and out of the store, you’re charged for what you got. Inokyo‘s first store is now open on […]
LimeRoad has closed $15 million in funding, which it says is one of the largest Series B rounds secured by an online commerce company in India. Investment was led by Tiger Global. LimeRoad, a fashion discovery platform, says that it plans to use the capital to grow its site,
Though it was Vurb that took home the winning “Cup” from the Disrupt New York 2014 Startup Battlefield competition, there’s no question that Mink is the company that hit the biggest nerve with a mainstream audience. Mink, a personal 3D printer for making custom cosmetics,
In what would have been a truly strange storyline, Apple would have effectively saved one of its chief rivals from collapse -- had HTC held onto its controlling stake in Beats Electronics. The Financial Times is reporting today that Apple is close to acquiring Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion,
At the University of Oxford, a team of scholars led by the philosopher Rebecca Roache has begun thinking about the ways futuristic technologies might transform punishment. In January, I spoke with Roache and her colleagues Anders Sandberg and Hannah Maslen about emotional enhancement,
Ready for two months of body-checks, fisticuffs and — oh, yeah — world-class hockey? The NHL's Stanley Cup playoffs start Wednesday, with eight first-round match-ups that will eventually lead up to mid-June's Stanley Cup finalsSee also:
设计师Edgar Rios此前已经和我们分享过一个iWatch概念，日前他再发布了一个全新的iWatch概念，全新的用户界面，而且增加了新的应用。本次的概念设计基于iOS 7以及其他目前已经曝光的关于iWatch的信息。
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之前一直有传言称谷歌将用Android TV替代Google TV，更多地引入Android元素。而GigaOM今天的最新报道称，我们很快就将看到Android TV；事实上，它将会在6月底举行的I/O开发者大会上亮相。
大家都知道，这两年 BlackBerry 的日子不好过，手机销量持续走低，差不多一百个人里只有一个人在使用其产品。而且更要命的是，他们的旧款手机甚至要比新的 BlackBerry 10...
You might have noticed that your Facebook News Feed is faster than it used to be on your iPhone or iPad. You're not crazy.Facebook has made the News Feed operate 50% faster than the previous version in the iOS app, according to the company.See also:
Last year was a big one for fakes . And if the first couple weeks of 2015 are any indication, we'll have plenty of fake images, silly hoaxes, and outright lies this year as well. Below we've debunked a few photos that you may have seen floating around social media recently.
日前我們報導過大陸一名 Nokia Lumia 920 用戶，因為手機擋住突然倒塌的圍牆瓦礫而逃過一劫。事件自從被中央電視台 新聞報導後，廣泛流傳至全球，不少外國媒體都轉載這則新聞。