Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 693:

Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Sources: Pinterest expects $500M+ in revenue this year, a jump of at least 67% over last year's $300M   —  The visual discovery site is on the path to an IPO.  —  Pinterest may finally be growing into its $11 billion valuation.  —  Pinterest, which makes all of its money from advertising …
Mar 21, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Ben Lang / Road to VR:
Hands-on with LG's SteamVR compatible headset prototype, which seems like a strong competitor to HTC Vive   —  LG is the first company after HTC to follow the path laid out by Valve for headset makers to bring their wares to SteamVR.  That path involves using SteamVR Tracking technology …
Mar 3, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Jeff Grubb / VentureBeat:
Valve's Steam Direct to replace Steam Greenlight, will charge developers a fixed fee to submit a game instead of relying on users to vet submissions   —  Valve wants to take itself out of the equation when it comes to the Steam PC gaming marketplace, and that means it is ending …
Feb 10, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Agam Shah / PCWorld:
D-Wave Systems launches 2000Q, a quantum computer with 2000 qubits, priced at $15M and double the size of its existing quantum computer   —  D-Wave's 2000Q quantum computer will ship to select customers but could ultimately be available to others via the cloud
Jan 24, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Backchannel:
How BitTorrent has failed to find a successful business model despite its widely used protocol and has pursued a costly, fruitless path under new leadership   —  How a group of valley outsiders blew through the company's cash and nearly left it for dead.  —  Last April, a pair …
Jan 11, 2017, 4:20 PMIn context
Alex Davies / Wired:
Nissan is working on a teleoperation system for allowing human operators to remotely control self-driving cars in tricky situations   —  “This is it!”  Maarten Sierhuis says.  “I mean, look at this.”  He points to a photo of road construction at an intersection in Sunnyvale, California …
Jan 8, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Lyft more than doubles Q4 ridership year-over-year to 52.6M, with 18.7M in December alone compared to Uber's 78M   —  President John Zimmer says the is paring back incentives and is on a path toward overall profitability  —  Ride-hailing service Lyft Inc. more than doubled its quarterly ridership …
Jan 5, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Cadie Thompson / Business Insider:
General Motors CEO Mary Barra on firm's path into self-driving era, how GM pilot programs will differ from competitors', future of personal car ownership, more   —  GM's CEO, Mary Barra, thinks your car could soon turn into a “second office.”  —  With autonomous cars on the horizon …
Dec 12, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Steve Kondik leaves Cyanogen Inc., blames co-founder and CEO Kirt McMaster for company's troubles, ponders what's next for CyanogenMod   —  Steve Kondik has left a statement about the rather troubling news coming out of Cyanogen Inc. this week on the [private] official CyanogenMod developer Google+ community …
Dec 2, 2016, 4:05 PMIn context
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Oracle says its $9.3B deal to buy NetSuite will close Monday after 53% of eligible NetSuite stockholders endorse the acquisition   —  Endorsement ends conflict, clears way for key acquisition  —  Deal receives 53 percent support from Netsuite stockholders  —  NetSuite Inc. shareholders …
Nov 5, 2016, 12:30 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
New IP licensing program to power digital transformation in connected cars  —  Toyota is first partner in Microsoft's new program to help car makers build better driving experiences.
Worldpay:
Download the Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments.  Discover global market insights.  Calculate your potential sales uplift.  Access the site now.
Zoho:
Collaborative Editing for WordPress using Writer  —  Writer is integrated with WordPress.com's blogging platform—which means you can create and edit documents, collaborate on them with friends, colleagues or classmates …
eero:
What is mesh WiFi, exactly?  —  Learn the benefits of a true mesh WiFi network at home - and how eero's TrueMesh is different than others.