The Verge

Recode

Ars Technica

TechCrunch

  • !The cambrian moment in our innovation economy
     According to Re-Imagine group chairman and serial tech entrepreneur Peter Hirshberg, we are at a decisive moment in our innovation economy.  Silicon Valley – or, at least, the “ethos of Silicon Valley” – is spreading all over America, Hir…
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  • !The Startup Alley from this week’s TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco
     At TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco we always have a huge and varied array of companies presenting.Here’s a taster of the Startup Alley from this year, featuring companies from many of the pavilions at the event. Enjoy!Health and BioTech Pavill…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 2:11pm -
  • !The new electronic police state
     Although the Fourth Amendment protects us and our “effects” from “unreasonable searches and seizures,” Customs and Border Protection agents can take advantage of an exception to this constitutional protection and search our electronic devic…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 1:30pm -
  • !The abyss of analytics
     I want to talk about a mistake I see client after client making. (I work at a tech consultancy. We have a lot of clients. Not all of them make this mistake! …But many do.) That mistake is to obsess over analytics data, without any strategy; to as…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • !Deliveroo raises $385M in new funding, now valued at ‘over $2 Billion’
     Deliveroo, the London headquartered restaurant food delivery startup, has raised $385 million in new funding, giving it a valuation of “over $2 billion,” according to the company. Read More
    - 7 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 10:19am -

9to5 Mac

Mashable

Lifehacker

The Next Web

  • !The parents guide to picking the right video game for your party
    A great party needs good food, appropriate beverages, and the perfect video game. Unfortunately, finding the best game for a party isn’t exactly easy. Mixed groups of young children, teens, and grown-ups make finding something appropriate in a sea…
    - 36 mins ago 24 Sep 17, 5:00pm -
  • !Why Shanghai is the next Silicon Valley — and why you should care
    This summer, I had the opportunity to spend some time in the lively city of Shanghai, China. I gorged on juicy soup dumplings, visited historic Confucius temples, and most importantly saw China’s rapidly growing tech-scene.Shoutout to my friend Eri…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 2:30pm -
  • !Use digital marketing tactics to get your business surging — just $15
    You can learn how to apply those lessons to your digital efforts with the Growth Hacking with Digital Marketing Masterclass. It’s on sale right now for over 60 percent off, only $15 from TNW Deals.
    - 4 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 2:00pm -
  • !Android or Apple — Who should you develop for first?
    Developing an application can be a daunting task, but launching it shouldn’t be. There’s no simple answer to the question of which one should you develop for first, Android or Apple. It depends on various number of factors and circumstances which…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 10:30am -
  • !Creative ways to boost employee morale
    Employee happiness is one of the biggest things every company should focus on. Considering that a happy team is a productive one, as well as the fact that people are the most important aspect of any firm, it makes no sense why more businesses don’t…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Sep 17, 3:00am -

ReadWrite

  • This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually
    Ofgem, the U.K. government’s regulator for gas and electricity, has revealed that projects trialled under the Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) could save 215 tonnes of CO2. The program ran for six years, ending in 2015, with the aim of helping Dist…
    - 15 Dec 16, 3:00am -
  • 3 benefits a smart city can gain from smart infrastructure
    The Internet of Things is sweeping across the globe at breakneck speeds, and before we know it, our entire lives will be facilitated by connected technology. We’re already seeing the IoT make an incredible impact on how the industrial world operat…
    - 15 Dec 16, 2:15am -
  • PARC secures federal funding to develop peel-and-stick sensors
    PARC, the research and development arm of Xerox, announced on Tuesday that it has secured part of $19 million in federal funding from the Energy Department to develop peel-and-stick sensors for homes, businesses, and other buildings. The peel-and-st…
    - 15 Dec 16, 1:30am -
  • Get My Parking launches smart city pilot in India
    Studies of traffic congestion regularly point much blame at cars circling for parking. To tackle this perennial problem, Get My Parking is joining a smart city initiative to launch a smart parking pilot in India. As reported in Firstpost, the Delhi-…
    - 15 Dec 16, 12:27am -
  • Do fitness wearables need an affordability upgrade?
    According to a recent Gartner survey, almost a third of fitness tracker or smartwatch owners end up ditching them. The survey studied about 9,000 users from the U.S., Australia and the U.K. Reasons for the dropped tech use vary from wearables breaki…
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