Tag : Technology

Facebook now boasts 2 billion monthly users but what about its app?

Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook has reached yet another milestone with 2 billion monthly users, but its Android app is still nothing to boast about. – Hacker News

June 28th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Gamooga for the Real Estate Industry: Some Effective Use Cases

Along with every other industry, the Real Estate Industry too, needs to adapt to and shape up for the latest marketing channels. With the… – Hacker News

June 28th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Cannabis delivery startup Eaze confirms theft of some user data from service provider

An anonymous source tipped off Crunchbase News that Eaze, the Series B-stage cannabis delivery startup with over $24 million in venture funding, has.. – TechCrunch

June 28th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

Crunch Report | A bad day for cybersecurity

Today’s Stories A massive new ransomware attack is spreading around the globe Target’s next-day essentials delivery service opens to customers.. – TechCrunch

June 28th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

Apple Music’s first new personalized playlist wants you to Chill

This week Apple is beginning to roll out the first new personalized playlist under Apple Music’s ‘For You’ section. The playlist, entitled ‘Chill’.. – TechCrunch

June 28th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

The latest in the Binary Capital blowup — and what it means for startup investing

Binary Capital, the San Francisco-based early stage fund whose cofounder, Justin Caldbeck, resigned this past Sunday, is shutting down for all practical.. – TechCrunch

June 28th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

How one typo helped let Russian hackers in

Through interviews with government officials and cybersecurity experts, CNN has uncovered how a Russian “influence operation” with the US election really happened. – Hacker News

June 28th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Accidental Cuppa Design: The Silk Sample Sacks that Turned into Tea Bags – 99% Invisible

Bags are to tea as filters are to coffee, each classic consumer staples integrated into our basic conception of these hot drinks. But tea bags were no genius creation designed to revolutionize the market for this age-old product. In fact, the man credited with popularizing this “invention” didn’t even realize what he held in hand — until, that is, – Hacker News

June 28th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Sign up for Praguecrunch V now!

Almost every year my buddy Jack Deneut has helped set up PragueCrunch, our kind-of-semi-annual celebration of Czech startups. And it’s happening again this.. – Hacker News

June 28th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

The World’s Most Dangerous Librarian Knew How to Build an Atomic Bomb

While dodging accusations of communism, Charlotte Serber made the nuclear bomb possible. – Hacker News

June 28th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

You can order an Uber for those who shun the app

Uber is adding a new feature that lets you arrange a pickup for friends, family, and even Uber boycotters. Although an existing option to set a different pickup… – Engadget

June 28th, 2017 Engadget, Technology

‘Dishonored’ studio co-founder steps down after 18 years

Colantonio wants to spend time with his son and reflect on his future. – Engadget

June 28th, 2017 Engadget, Technology

Dish knows hotel TV sucks and it wants to help

The new Evolve service combines centrally managed servers with Chromecast and HD television offerings. – Engadget

June 28th, 2017 Engadget, Technology