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Inciting a new future

Inciting a new future
Swati Mylavarapu and Matt Rogers are the definitive Silicon Valley power couple. Rogers, a cheerful, be-fuzzed technologist, co-founded Nest Labs. Swati, ...

Facebook is trying to make the Poke happen again

Facebook is trying to make the Poke happen again
Facebook’s “Poke” feature has never really gone away, but now the social network is giving it a more prominent placement ...
/ Apps, Facebook, Mobile, Poke, Social

Is Trump a Twitter addict?

Is Trump a Twitter addict?
The president of the United States cannot seem to stop tweeting. Despite stern advice from his advisors and opprobrium from ...

Augmented reality treasure hunting app Seek pivots to become a hub for AR projects

Augmented reality treasure hunting app Seek pivots to become a hub for AR projects
One year after launching at South by Southwest with an augmented reality treasure hunting app, the Utah-based startup Seek has ...

Zyper thinks ‘micro influencers’ are the future of online advertising

Zyper thinks ‘micro influencers’ are the future of online advertising
Advocacy marketing — the idea of getting existing customers to talk about your company and its products — is nothing ...
/ Europe, Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Zyper

Paris asks Airbnb to delist 1,000 apartments

Paris asks Airbnb to delist 1,000 apartments
The city of Paris’ officials told the AFP that they have asked Airbnb and competing platforms to comply with new ...

Amazon Alexa can now wake you up to music

Amazon Alexa can now wake you up to music
This fall, Amazon made a play to become your new alarm clock with the introduction of a combination smart speaker ...
/ Alexa, Amazon, echo, Hardware

Google’s new Star Wars AR stickers put Porgs everywhere

Google’s new Star Wars AR stickers put Porgs everywhere
After months of teasing, Google’s finally brought its AR stickers to the Pixel 2. For most users with the company’s ...

LiDAR autonomous sensor startup Ouster announces $27M Series A led by auto powerhouse Cox Enterprises

LiDAR autonomous sensor startup Ouster announces $27M Series A led by auto powerhouse Cox Enterprises
Angus Pacala has had a lifelong passion for autonomous cars going all the way back to high school. A little ...

MakeX announces the first 3D-printing backpack

MakeX announces the first 3D-printing backpack
In the year 2020, when the Earth is overrun by aliens, it will be mandated by the Galactic Council of ...
/ Gadgets, TC

Internet pioneers plead with Congress to preserve net neutrality

Internet pioneers plead with Congress to preserve net neutrality
Even though millions of letters from the general public were ignored, in a last ditch effort to preserve net neutrality, ...

HBO and Netflix top the list of Golden Globes nominations

HBO and Netflix top the list of Golden Globes nominations
The Golden Globe nominations are out, and once again HBO and Netflix have come out on top as the most-nominated ...
/ Amazon, Golden Globes, HBO, Hulu, Media, Netflix
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