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The New Rules Of Going Public

According to a recent report, Twilio wants to go public. Twilio, a company that provides software-based communications tools for developers, closed out 2014 on a $100 million annual run rate. Or, put another way, Twilio brought in just over $8 million in top line last December.<p>Box, New Relic and …

Venture Capital

Mark Zuckerberg compares Facebook access to critical services like 911

This is a newsfeed emergency<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently gave a wide-ranging interview to <i>Bloomberg</i>'s Emily Chang on the topic of Internet.org. That's the charity he helped create that brings a bundle of internet services to people without a data plan. Chang asked Zuckerberg why he thinks …

Samsung Releases Galaxy S6 Teasers That Appear To Confirm Metal Design And Curved Displays

Samsung has recently posted two teasers for its upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. One teaser is a 45-second video on YouTube and the other is a profile photo on Instagram. Both of the teasers appear to confirm some of the rumored Galaxy S6 specifications.<p>The profile photo of the Samsung …

Phones

Thousands March Across Nation to Protest Police Killings of Black Men

Thousands gathered across the country to protest police violence against black men and boys in demonstrations that at times turned violent late Saturday.<p>In New York, where the protests were largely peaceful and soared to numbers of an estimated 25,000 people, two police officers were assaulted by …

Disney Animators Study Their Reflections in Mirrors to Draw Classic Characters' Facial Expressions

For decades, professional animators have relied on mirrors and their own facial expressions to be able to produce the dynamic, expressive characters that audiences know and love. Using themselves as models, the artists leer, grin, and grimace at their own reflections so that they can recreate the …

Video: Guinness World Records Pays Tribute to Burj Khalifa

As a tribute to their 60th anniversary, Guinness World Records has published a video about the Burj Khalifa. Towering 828-meters (27,160-feet) above …

6 things to never say to someone who has lost weight

With the holidays right around the corner, it’s likely that you’ll encounter many parties filled with old friends wearing new outfits and perhaps even sporting new, slimmer bodies. For people who look dramatically different, comments about the change in body size may be made with good intentions, …

Fearing Father's Fury For Skipping School, Teen Kills Him With Crossbow: Cops

A Delaware 17-year-old has been arrested after allegedly fatally shooting his father with a crossbow.<p>Harrington teen, Seth Ramsey, was arrested Thursday after allegedly killing 41-year-old Todd Ramsey. Police arrived at the Ramsey residence when worried coworkers said Todd hadn't shown up for work …

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11-Year-Old Arkansas Girl Steals $10,000 from Grandma, Tries to Take a Cab to Florida

An 11-year-old girl in Arkansas is safely back at home after she woke up in the middle of the night on Dec. 5, stole $10,000 in cash from her grandma …