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,
Oracle today announced that it has made another acquisition, this time to enhance both the kind of data that it can provide to its business customers, and its artificial intelligence capabilities: it is buying DataFox, a startup that has amassed a huge company database — currently covering 2.
Twitter has cleared more Infowars related accounts off its platform. The company told CNN today that it permanently suspended 18 accounts affiliated with the far-right website, known for spreading misinformation and conspiracy theories, on Monday after “numerous violations and warnings.
You may remember that back in May, the Water Abundance Xprize named the five finalists in its contest to demonstrate the sustainable and scalable collection of water from the air. Interestingly, none of those finalists were the winner — after one dropped out,
In an attempt to boost diversity and inclusion efforts and civic engagement between the growing technology industry in Los Angeles and the community that surrounds it, over 80 venture capitalists and entrepreneurs joined the city’s mayor, Eric Garcetti,
As we noted six months ago, Tiger Global Management, the 17-year-old investment group, is starting to see a whole lot of its venture-related startup investments pay off. We also guessed that because of those wins, the outfit was likely lining up commitments for a new mega fund. It was a safe bet.
Guillermo del Toro, the Academy Award-winning director of “The Shape of Water” (not to mention “Hellboy,” “Pan’s Labyrinth” and “Pacific Rim”) is making a new version of “Pinocchio” for Netflix. I’d thought that after del Toro’s awards victory earlier this year,
Less than one month after the Wall Street Journal reported allegations of sexual misconduct by Cameron Poetzscher, Uber’s head of corporate development, Poetzscher has resigned, according to the WSJ. Uber has confirmed Poetzscher’s resignation to TechCrunch.
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,
根据最新的一份泄露的谷歌备忘录显示，从 2014 年的 2 月份起，所有新出厂的 Android 设备都必须使用最新的 Android 系统，否则将不给予其 Google 移动服务（Google Mobile Services，GMS）的授权。
微软认为比起一台 MacBook 和一台 iPad 来说，买一台 Surface 显得「聪明」多了，但 Surface 的价格，却仍是大部分种草许久的用户心中的痛。
威锋网 4 月 7 日消息，CurrentC 将在未来几个月内正式在美国市场上线，也就是说苹果 Apple Pay 服务很快就会迎来他们在移动支付领域的又一个重要对手。
James Franco wrote a great ad for McDonald's as a great place to work in the Washington Post Thursday morning in a nostalgic op-ed about his days as a fast-food worker snarfing down fries straight from the hopper and testing out cute accents on customersAs a piece of business advice, however,
Fedora项目正式发布了 Fedora 22。和Fedora 21一样，它提供了三个版本：桌面版本Fedora Workstation，服务器版Fedora Server 和为云端服务优化的Fedora Cloud 。Fedora 22的主要变化包括：包管理器用DNF取代了yum，Atomic Host，BIND v 9.