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What I Wish I'd Known About Running a Startup

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>I knew building a startup would be hard. I knew it would be slow. I knew we had to do lots of customer development and build something people want.<p>But there were things I didn’t know.<p>A lot of the work is actually email<p>Someone asked me recently what a …

These $299 Headphones Are Worth Every Penny, And Audio Buffs Will Love Them

Most headphones can and should be graded on four main aspects — design, comfort, performance, and sensibility. A-Audio's latest product, the $299 Legacy over-ear headphones, excels in all these areas.<p>First, let's talk about the design. It's industrial-looking and rugged but modern at the same time. …

Report: YouTube Music Key is Google’s upcoming subscription service w/ concerts, remixes, free Play Music Key

We’ve been hearing rumors of a YouTube streaming music service for quite a while, but now Android Police has published a report detailing Google’s streaming music plans. The report claims that Google will soon launch a new service called YouTube Music Key, as well as rebrand Google Play Music All …

$30,000 Tesla “Model E” Will Be the Company’s Most Affordable Car

More Stories of Tesla<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk just announced that Tesla is opening up the use of its patents to all car makers in an effort to advance the …

China's Xiaomi quadruples smartphone shipments in a year

China's fast-growing handset maker Xiaomi says it sold more than 26m smartphones in the first half of the year, almost four times the 7m it sold in the same period a year ago, and is on track to reach 60m handset sales by Christmas.<p>Established in 2010, Xiaomi only released its first smartphone in …

Google’s killer Android L feature: Up to 36% more battery life thanks to Project Volta

When the next version of Android arrives, don’t be surprised if your phone can run longer on a single charge. Project Volta, part of Android L, is …

Make your Android Device Smarter with these Handy Apps

The leap from feature phones to smartphones didn’t happen overnight. Slowly but steadily, our phones grew smarter and smarter until they’d become capable enough that we could fulfil most of our computing needs on these pocket-sized devices. The onset of powerful third-party apps spurred that …