Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 670:

Agam Shah / PCWorld:
Samsung announces Artik Cloud service that allows businesses to collect and analyze data from the internet of things; service is free for hobbyists   —  Samsung's Artik Cloud to challenge Microsoft's Azure in IoT  —  Samsung's service for businesses will support a wide range of devices and third-party cloud services
Apr 28, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Vindu Goel / New York Times:
Down to Lunch, which lets you schedule activities with your contacts, tops iPhone charts; developers “have turned away dozens of potential investors”   —  Down to Lunch Founders Pursue Less-Traveled Path to App Success  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Nikil Viswanathan and Joseph Lau have built the hottest new social app in America.
Apr 20, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Dispatch raises $2M in seed funding led by Andreessen Horowitz to develop a delivery robot which travels up to 4 mph and transports up to 100 pounds   —  Self-driving delivery vehicle startup Dispatch raises $2 million seed round led by Andreessen Horowitz  —  On-demand delivery is something consumers have come to expect.
Apr 6, 2016, 10:45 PMIn context
Telis Demos / Wall Street Journal:
Square announces plans to offer loans to merchants in partnership with Utah's Celtic Bank; fees to range between 10% and 16% of the amount borrowed   —  Square's Newest Offering: Bank Loans  —  Loans through a partner bank will be an add-on service to Square's core payments business
Mar 24, 2016, 10:35 PMIn context
Yoree Koh / Wall Street Journal:
Source: Pinterest, which projected $3B in 2018 revenues, made about $100M in US ad revenue in 2015, expects non-US users to become majority of audience in 2016   —  Pinterest Works to Pin Down Path to Wider International Audience  —  In an effort to grow, the company is trying to make the image-discovery site less U.S.-centric
Mar 23, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Sources: Alphabet puts Boston Dynamics robotics unit up for sale because it is unlikely to produce marketable product in next few years   —  Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up for Sale in Robotics Retreat  —  Alphabet executives questioned path to marketable products  —  Toyota, Amazon are among possible acquirers of division
Mar 17, 2016, 12:51 PMIn context
John Bohannon / Science:
Study: Analysis of 10M tweets from 2M+ accounts predicted Hurricane Sandy damage location and severity better than FEMA models   —  Twitter can predict hurricane damage as well as emergency agencies  —  In October 2012, meteorologists noticed a massive low-pressure system forming over the waters south of Cuba.
Mar 14, 2016, 12:15 AMIn context
Sean O'Kane / The Verge:
Eddy Cue says Apple has 782M iCloud users and 11M+ Apple Music subs, and Craig Federighi addresses complaints of bugs in Apple apps on John Gruber's podcast   —  Apple Music now has over 11 million subscribers  —  Apple senior vice presidents Craig Federighi and Eddy Cue appeared on John Gruber's podcast …
Feb 12, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Vivienne Walt / Fortune:
How Amazon aims to conquer India, the next “trillion-dollar market”   —  Amazon Invades India  —  How Jeff Bezos aims to conquer the next “trillion-dollar market.”  The inside story.  —  In the blistering heat one recent afternoon, a crowd of people gathered down a narrow side street …
Jan 3, 2016, 5:35 AMIn context
Oculus:
Oculus Touch controller delayed to second half of 2016, Oculus Rift remains on schedule to ship in Q1 2016   —  Update on Oculus Touch Ship Date  —  On the path to perfecting Touch, we've decided that we need more time before release, and we'll now be shipping Touch in the second half of 2016.
Dec 31, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Get all the Microsoft news from Hannover Messe  —  Satya Nadella kicked off Microsoft's participation at the world's leading trade fair for industrial technology.
Zoho:
Drop everything, Zoho SalesIQ mobile App for iOS and Android is here.  —  We're glad to announce that the much awaited native mobile app for Zoho SalesIQ is now available on the App Store and Google Play.
MIT | Experimental Learning:
Turn big data into intelligence  —  The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) now offers an online course in analyzing big data to better understand and predict human networks and behaviours in social structures.
Worldpay:
Focused on converting more users to subscribers?  —  Find out how to improve your subscriber conversion with these best practices.
Adyen:
Introducing Adyen's In-app Checkout SDK  —  Get up and running with in-app mobile payments with two simple components of code.