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ChargeWheel wants to bring solar-powered portable charging hubs to electric cars and scooters

CHARGEWHEEL WANTS TO BRING SOLAR-POWERED PORTABLE CHARGING HUBS TO ELECTRIC CARS AND SCOOTERS

ChargeWheel is building a network of solar-powered charging trailers that can be moved around anywhere to meet the growing demand of...

MaintainX raises $3.8 million to power OSHA-compliant communication for frontline workers

MAINTAINX RAISES $3.8 MILLION TO POWER OSHA-COMPLIANT COMMUNICATION FOR FRONTLINE WORKERS

EXCLUSIVE: MaintainX, a platform that connects maintenance workers and teams working in industrial environments, today announced the...

 
 
 
Revvo raises $4 million for predictive smart tire sensors

REVVO RAISES $4 MILLION FOR PREDICTIVE SMART TIRE SENSORS

Revvo, which makes machine learning-trained sensors to predict tire life, today announced the close of a $4 million funding round.

Steven Ma interview - How Tencent is more than just a big game investor

STEVEN MA INTERVIEW - HOW TENCENT IS MORE THAN JUST A BIG GAME INVESTOR

Steven Ma runs the game business at Tencent, which has become the largest game company in the world in terms of revenues. He believes...

 
 
 
Europe passes controversial online copyright reforms

EUROPE PASSES CONTROVERSIAL ONLINE COPYRIGHT REFORMS

The EU has approved copyright reforms that could alter the internet as we know it. Expect to hear a lot more about the "link tax" and...

Huawei introduces FreeLace wireless earbuds with ‘intelligent connectivity'

HUAWEI INTRODUCES FREELACE WIRELESS EARBUDS WITH ‘INTELLIGENT CONNECTIVITY'

Huawei has introduced new wireless earphones called FreeLace that connect two earbuds via a wire that dangles around the back of a...

 
 
 
Drive.ai pulls the plug on self-driving service in Frisco, Texas

DRIVE.AI PULLS THE PLUG ON SELF-DRIVING SERVICE IN FRISCO, TEXAS

Self-driving car startup Drive.ai is pulling out of Frisco, Texas to focus its efforts elsewhere, it announced this week.

Applicaster raises $20 million to develop second-screen experiences

APPLICASTER RAISES $20 MILLION TO DEVELOP SECOND-SCREEN EXPERIENCES

Applicaster, which provides an end-to-end platform for second-screen app development, has raised $20 million in fresh venture capital.

 
 
 
Vlocity raises $60 million for cloud-based apps built on top of Salesforce

VLOCITY RAISES $60 MILLION FOR CLOUD-BASED APPS BUILT ON TOP OF SALESFORCE

Vlocity, a sales software developer with tight ties to Salesforce, has raised $60 million, bringing its total raised to over $100 million.

Spotify acquires story-based podcasting studio Parcast

SPOTIFY ACQUIRES STORY-BASED PODCASTING STUDIO PARCAST

Spotify has acquired its third podcast startup in less than 2 months, as the audio-streaming giant has now snapped up story-based podcasting...

 
 
 
Square's Invoices service now has its own standalone mobile app

SQUARE'S INVOICES SERVICE NOW HAS ITS OWN STANDALONE MOBILE APP

Square Invoices now has its own standalone mobile app, the company's latest move to expand its reach into merchants' activities.

Uber confirms it's acquiring Middle East rival Careem for $3.1 billion

UBER CONFIRMS IT'S ACQUIRING MIDDLE EAST RIVAL CAREEM FOR $3.1 BILLION

Uber has confirmed reports that it's building out its presence in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia by acquiring Dubai-based ride-hailing...

 
 
 
Sony has sold 4.2 million PlayStation VR headsets

SONY HAS SOLD 4.2 MILLION PLAYSTATION VR HEADSETS

PlayStation VR sales are impressive relative to other head-mounted displays, and Sony is comitted to supporting it with software through...

Watch Sony PlayStation's State of Play video event live right here

WATCH SONY PLAYSTATION'S STATE OF PLAY VIDEO EVENT LIVE RIGHT HERE

Gamers around the world are about to find out if the state of our play is strong or not. Sony Interactive Entertainment's State of...

 
 
 
Close to 10% of U.K. jobs at risk from automation, but it's not all bad news

CLOSE TO 10% OF U.K. JOBS AT RISK FROM AUTOMATION, BUT IT'S NOT ALL BAD NEWS

A report published by the U.K.'s Office for National Statistics found that roughly 1.5 million jobs are at 'high risk' of automation.

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum is Daedalic's first game in new Middle-earth licensing deal

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: GOLLUM IS DAEDALIC'S FIRST GAME IN NEW MIDDLE-EARTH LICENSING DEAL

Daedalic Entertainment announces The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, a new narrative adventure. It's the first game of a new deal with Middle-earth...

 
 
 
The Lord of the Rings: Gollum interview - Middle-earth doesn't intimidate Daedalic's CEO

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: GOLLUM INTERVIEW - MIDDLE-EARTH DOESN'T INTIMIDATE DAEDALIC'S CEO

Daedalic Entertainment CEO Cartsen Fichtelman discusses his company's new deal with Middle-earth Enterprises for The Lord of the Rings:...

Amazon and National Science Foundation earmark $10 million for AI fairness research

AMAZON AND NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION EARMARK $10 MILLION FOR AI FAIRNESS RESEARCH

Amazon today announced that it will put $10 million toward AI fairness research in partnership with the National Science Foundation.

 
 
 
Why CCP Games crammed 14,274 spaceships into an Eve Online battle

WHY CCP GAMES CRAMMED 14,274 SPACESHIPS INTO AN EVE ONLINE BATTLE

CCP Games managed to cram 14,274 spaceships into an EVE: Online battle that was hosted by distributed simulation engine maker Hadean.

Uber prepares to acquire rival Careem in $3 billion deal

UBER PREPARES TO ACQUIRE RIVAL CAREEM IN $3 BILLION DEAL

Uber is preparing to acquire Dubai-based rival Careem in a $3 billion deal, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

 
 
 



All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, attorneys say

All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, attorneys say

Prosecutors dropped all charges against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett Tuesday. Read more ...

OxyContin maker to settle lawsuit after being accused of fueling opioid crisis

OxyContin maker to settle lawsuit after being accused of fueling opioid crisis

ULSA, Okla. - Oklahoma's attorney general will announce a settlement Tuesday with one of 13 drug manufacturers named in a state lawsuit that accuses them of fueling the opioid... Read more ...

Officer accused of giving homeless person feces sandwich wins appeal

Officer accused of giving homeless person feces sandwich wins appeal

At the time, the police chief said in a statement that the officer committed a “vile and disgusting act.” Read more ...

Bizarre video: Naked man rings doorbell, allegedly tells homeowner's wife to...

Bizarre video: Naked man rings doorbell, allegedly tells homeowner's wife to take shirt off

A couple is reeling after a mysterious naked man was seen on surveillance footage last week. Read more ...

NASA cancels first all-female spacewalk due to lack of spacesuits that fit

NASA cancels first all-female spacewalk due to lack of spacesuits that fit

The issue: They only have one spacesuit size medium available at the station. Read more ...

Noah Syndergaard reacts to Jacob deGrom's Mets megadeal

Noah Syndergaard reacts to Jacob deGrom's Mets megadeal

Your friend scoring $137.5 million appears to improve your mood. Noah Syndergaard sounds much happier on Tuesday, in the hours after the Mets and Jacob deGrom struck a... Read more ...

Giants CEO Larry Baer suspended by MLB after altercation with wife

Giants CEO Larry Baer suspended by MLB after altercation with wife

Saying team leaders should be held to “a higher standard,” MLB commissioner Rob Manfred suspended Giants president and CEO Larry Baer without pay through July 1 after a... Read more ...

Judge suggests man not drink Pepsi during 4-year probation for car theft...

Judge suggests man not drink Pepsi during 4-year probation for car theft conviction

The man told officers his cousin had allowed him to drive the stolen car and that he was on his way to buy soft drinks. Read more ...

March Madness 2019: Tennessee vs. Purdue Sweet 16 matchup, pick, predictions

March Madness 2019: Tennessee vs. Purdue Sweet 16 matchup, pick, predictions

Sporting News breaks down the Sweet 16 matchup between Tennessee and Purdue, including the keys to victories for both teams. Read more ...

'See you in WWE': Sports world reacts to McGregor's MMA retirement announcement

'See you in WWE': Sports world reacts to McGregor's MMA retirement announcement

Conor McGregor's retirement from mixed martial arts has produced predictably varied reaction in the sports world. And while some simply wished him well, others seized the... Read more ...