Tech

Factory raises another €1M to go up against the WeWorks of the world

In spite of the fact that you can create a startup entirely virtually these days, with everyone working remotely, the fact remains that you can’t beat real-world interaction. But the commercial property world — especially the thorny world of leases — remains stuck in the 19th Century. Real estate developers are still sleepily optimizing...

Black queer love finds a place to shine on Instagram

Justine MiltonDom and Nic have their life as a couple out there for the Instagram world to see. For soon-to-marry couple Dominic Spence and Nick Gilyard, Instagram has become a place where together they show others what a young, black, queer relationship looks like. Their joint page, @dom_and_nick, recently had a moment when the...

Draft of Senate GOP health-care bill is out. Subsidies linked to income, Medicaid cut dramatically.

The Washington Post was first to get a draft copy of the 'secret' GOP health care bill. The 'discussion draft' is making the rounds among GOP Senators' aides and lobbyists. It would repeal Obamacare taxes, reduce Medicaid coverage, give states greater ability to opt out of Affordable Care Act regulations, and kill federal funding...

Trump Organization to Congress: Upholding the Constitution “diminishes the experience of our brand”

Remember the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution, the one that says that presidents aren't supposed to get gifts or payments from foreign governments without Congressional approval? Rep Elijah Cummings is the ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which asked the Trump Organization to produce a detailed account of...

This company is set to unveil a stretchable display

Flexible phones will soon take another step towards reality. Samsung is expected to showcase the world's first "stretchable" display panel at a U.S. tech fair this week, according to news reports from South Korea. The South Korean tech giant will showcase a 9.1-inch (23cm) panel at the Society for Information Display 2017 in Los...

Your AirPod case could become a waterproof, wireless charging station for all the devices in your pocket

Apple's latest killer iPhone accessory, AirPods, are great earbuds and appear to be getting more popular by the day — but they really only let you do one thing: connect to your phone for wireless audio. The AirPod case is a bit one-dimensional, too: it's sleek, and the fact that it stores some extra...

Here’s how people reacted to seeing ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales — the fifth in Disney's swashbuckling saga on the high seas — screened for the first time Tuesday night at Cinemacon, and the initial reactions might surprise you. They certainly surprised me, though I'm unable to share much of mine, as reviews are under embargo...

Super Mario Run hits Android, rolls out version two on iOS

Super Mario Run hit Android a day early. Originally expected today, March 23, per Nintendo’s earlier announcement, the game arrived on the Google Play Store yesterday instead, along with an update on iOS. The iOS exclusive ran for three months, and brought the app over 78 million downloads, the gaming company said during its...

Hackers threaten to wipe 200 million iCloud accounts unless Apple pays up

Hackers claim they've stolen a ton of iCloud accounts -- and they've demanded a ransom. A group of hackers claims it has access to over 300 million Apple email accounts — and they say they're ready and willing to wipe the user data from hundreds of millions of iCloud accounts if Apple won't pay...

Emirates already tweeted a joke about the electronics ban

Get ready for lots of airplane movie-watching. Emirates is one of the nine airlines on which U.S. officials have banned passengers from bringing electronics on board from certain Middle Eastern and African airports into the U.S. That's everything from your tablet to your portable DVD player that has to be stowed away and not...
0FansLike
185FollowersFollow
3,938SubscribersSubscribe

Weather

London
moderate rain
51.5 ° F
55.4 °
48.2 °
66%
1.6mph
90%
Thu
63 °
Fri
54 °
Sat
58 °
Sun
56 °
Mon
54 °

Must Read

This is Minori. She describes herself as a "living artwork" - and her striking 'painted white' style has made her a cult fashion icon in Japan. 😲🌸🇯🇵

Full story: bbc.in/2zriOhM

(via BBC Entertainment News)
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

The US President "prefers white people" - The Daily Show host Trevor Noah on Donald Trump and racism in America.

(via BBC Newsnight)
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

What are the hazards facing news crews working in war zones?

A BBC News cameraman captured the moment he and correspondent Orla Guerin came under fire while filming in Iraq.
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook