Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) -- more commonly referred to as drones -- are on the cusp of a major commercial trial that has the power to save thousands of..
But before we go sagely nodding about the coming Augmented Reality revolution the Poképoaclypse foretells, maybe it's best to take a step back and examine..
The potential for chat apps in financial services is by no means limited to social payments. Facebook has already confirmed that they are pursuing Wechat's..
The annals of live video are littered with cautionary tales. For every hype-driven social video startup that had a coming out party at South By Southwest,..
CartoDB, a data visualization company founded in Madrid in 2012, changed its name to CARTO to celebrate its new analysis tool CARTO Builder and to emphasize..
DIY Co., the education tech startup led by Vimeo designer and co-founder Zach Klein, has launched a new online learning platform for kids called JAM.com...
Elizabeth Holmes banned from any blood testing, Facebook Messenger adds end-to-end encryption and more on Crunch Report http://tcrn.ch/1XCTEDE
Twilio's IPO this month isn't just good timing for the tech industry, which has been waiting for a promising public listing from one of its number, it has set..
Over the past 10 years I've been on the first cap tables of three startups for which I've been responsible for closing their capital-raising efforts. I’ve..
Artists beware! AI is coming for your paintbrush too... A new iOS app, called Prisma, is using deep learning algorithms to turn smartphone photos into..
Many things have sought to capture your undivided attention, but that might be the ghost of a goal in today's reality. We're less attentive than goldfish; even our best and brightest can't focus; and we're more likely than ever to be paying less than full attention in even circumstances where distra...
Here’s the dirty little secret about the Internet of Things: The things might not work, and you might not use them. As a consumer, many of your gadgets will..
Just got paid on Venmo. Does this make me a millennial influencer?
As the Chinese economy has boomed in the last decade, millions of people have entered the middle class. And the Chinese aren’t just getting wealthier,..
We have been shaping the organisms that live around us for a long time. Take as an example the changes we forced on wolves to become our best friends...
PostGhost was a nascent website that archived the tweets of the famous, rich, and important. The site got popular for finding and storing the deleted Tweets..
As technology advances, a world partitioned into nation-states makes less and less sense. That may sound crazy, if you take it as granted that our world must..
This morning, McKinsey & Co. is releasing a new look at the impact automation is likely to have across various sectors of the economy and, ultimately, the..
It's starting to happen like clockwork. Firms are closing new funds almost exactly 24 months to the date from their last fund closing. The newest..
Facebook only removes content if it celebrates or glorifies violence, not if it's only graphic or disturbing, according to a spokesperson. Facebook also..
What if you could control a computer screen with just your eyes? Well that’s the vision of Eyefluence, a Silicon Valley-based startup that is working on technology for hands-free navigation. The team has been working on prototypes, testing it out with augmented reality glasses equipped with cameras ...
Bitcoin just experienced a major milestone in its short little lifespan. The reward for mining a block (a block = a ledger of transaction..
When it comes to software engineering, that management is best which manages least -- to borrow Thoreau’s quip about government. While it’s rarely as easy..
The upsell we all fall for at fast food joints and places like Costco doesn't seem to work on purchasers of in-game currencies, according to a study conducted..
Fintech companies are continuing to draw interest from investors in Asia. The latest company to pull in financing is Airwallex, a China-Australia startup that..
Google's Self-Driving Car Project is one step closer to becoming its own independent business. Recode has confirmed that the autonomous-driving company under..
This week, Apple's iOS 10 beta was released, Tesla Autopilot went under scrutiny and the tech world responded to the devastating shootings and protests that..
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