Monitoring seismic activity all over the world is an important task, but one that requires equipment to be at the site it's measuring — difficult in the middle of the ocean. But new research from Berkeley could turn existing undersea fiber optic cables into a network of seismographs,
[Editor’s note: Want to get this weekly review of news that startups can use by email? Just?subscribe here.]? How well do Robinhood’s financials stack up against incumbent online brokerages? While we wait for the seven-year-old company’s long-planned IPO,
This week we look at the sad, strange death of HQ Trivia, spying app ToTok getting booted from Google Play, an enticing Apple rumor and much more.
Financial services startups raised less money in 2019 than they did in 2018 as VC firms looked to back late stage firms and focused on developing markets, a new report has revealed. According to research firm CB Insights’ annual report published this week,
At times, it can be hard to tell exactly who “Locke & Key” was made for. Adapted from a comic book series written by Joe Hill and illustrated by Gabriel Rodriguez, the show tells the story of the Locke family after they move into the mysterious Keyhouse,
As Samsung (re)unveiled its clamshell folding phone last week, I kept seeing the same question pop up amongst my social circles: why? I was wondering the same thing myself, to be honest. I’m not sure even Samsung knows; they’d win me over by the end, but only somewhat. The halfway-folded,
Some of Latin America’s leading venture capital investors are now backing hotel chains. In fact, Ayenda, the largest hotel chain in Colombia, has raised $8.7 million in a new round of funding, according to the company. Led by Kaszek Ventures,
SpaceX is looking to raise around $250 million in new funding according to a new report from CNBC’s Michael Sheetz. The additional cash would bring SpaceX’s total valuation to around $36 billion, according to CNBC’s sources – an increase of more than $2.
Andrea Thomasz of Diligent Robotics and Prayag Narula of LeadGenius spoke to Greg Epstein at EmTech Next, a conference organized by the MIT Technology Review.
In this interview, Greg Epstein talks to Meili Gupta, a senior at Phillips Exeter Academy, and Walter Erike, an independent consultant and SAP Implementation Senior Manager.
Excerpts from conversations with Gideon Lichfield, editor in chief of the MIT Technology Review, and Karen Hao, its artificial intelligence reporter.
For all its flaws, I'm a pretty big fan of the Xbox One . But while the voice control can occasionally miss the mark and sometimes the Kinect won't recognize you, there's one thing that's flawless: that controller. And now Microsoft has released the drivers for download so you can use it on PC.
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MojoKid writes Shares of BlackBerry (BBRY) were up nearly thirty percent as the closing bell sounded this afternoon. What could possibly be behind this sudden spike in interest in shares of a smartphone company whose glory days faded years ago? Well,
Jawbone，FitBit，MyFitnessPal 和RunKeeper等名字可謂已經家喻戶曉，但醫療初創 […]
我們知道喬布斯就是蘋果公司的面孔，在發布會的舞臺上，在歡呼的果粉和媒體面前，他身著黑色圓領毛衣和牛仔褲，或操作或擺弄新款 iPod、iPhone、iPad 或者 Mac，顯得游刃有余。但是在舞臺下的喬布斯又是什么樣的呢？在這里我們就來看一組照片，其中不乏他與名人、某些國家領導人的合影，而更多的則是他與果粉的合影。 2002 年 3 月在洛杉磯，喬布斯和皮克斯動畫工作室總裁埃德·卡特穆爾（Ed Catmull）以及皮克斯首席創意官約翰·雷斯特（John Lasseter）慶祝皮克斯獲得第13 屆美國制片人工會獎（Producers Guild of America Award）。
在文章初識js中的閉包中講解了閉包的一些概念，但是對于初學者來說可能并不是特別的容易理解，我今天用兩個案例來解釋閉包可能會好理解一些，在講案例之前，我們需要了解一些閉包的概念。在看這篇文章之前，請先看上面的那篇文章，不然效果不會太好。 閉包的理解： 所謂的閉包就是可以創建一個獨立的環境，每個閉包里面
一周前，真人版“鋼鐵俠”伊隆·馬斯克（Elon Musk）費盡千辛萬苦，終于在第22次發射時成功在海上平臺回收“獵鷹9號”（Falcon 9）運載火箭。實際上，穩穩矗立在駁船上的火箭只講述了故事的前一半；昨天，由“獵鷹9號”送上近地軌道的BEAM充氣式太空艙與國際空間站成功對接，才終于宣告本次發射任務的圓滿成功。