You may not recognize the name Gary Allen. For a time, though, Allen traveled the world to be among the first in line when a new Apple Store opened. He wrote about Cupertino's retail efforts on his blog,
Y Combinator has raised $700 million for a later-stage fund that will be run by now full-time partner Ali Rowghani. Originally reported by The Wall Street Journal, this new investment vehicle will be to
Sometimes, drones fly illegally and impede emergency response teams from doing their jobs; DroneDefender is designed to allow law enforcement to take illegal drones out of the sky safely by taking advantage
Apple News, a news reading app introduced in iOS 9 that replaces Newsstand, is only available in the United States for now, and even explicitly blocked in some areas, though the UK may be getting access
The ax fell at Twitter this week, and the last remaining founder of Vine—the six-second video-sharing service Twitter acquired in 2012—was among the 336 employees who were laid off. The departure of Rus
Proper dental care is important, but costly. A startup by the name of Beam thinks it can help provide preventative care for more people with an app and colorful brushes, and it might be onto something.
In an opinion piece in the Financial Times published late on Friday, Moritz, a partner at Sequoia Capital, says that many startups recently valued at $1 billion (£650 million) or above "seem the flimsiest
The creator of the in-app ad blocker booted from the App Store tells us its launch presented Apple with a huge 'conundrum'
At the time, Been Choice cofounder Dave Yoon said his team was working with Apple to resubmit the app. But now he tells us he thinks it's unlikely his in-app blocking tool will be welcome back in the Store.
Silicon Valley blood-test technology startup Theranos has once again responded to allegations made by the Wall Street Journal over questionable test results. Unfortunately, little of that response has
Just Press Record is an unassuming app, doing little more than recording noise and saving it to iCloud. It’s available for OS X and iOS, though — and that makes it oddly unique. The app’s design isn’t
The company's been making a lot of headlines for its growth and predictive technology, but it's also known for its recent hiring spree — particularly for bringing in a bunch of executives who were once
Scoot is moving beyond its namesake. Today the company announced the availability of the Scoot Quad, a four-wheeled electric car from Nissan called the New Mobility Concept (worst name ever) based on Renault
But lately, some of Silicon Valley's big tech investors seem to be particularly upset that journalists are questioning some of the valley's hottest startups. There's a fundamental difference in point view
The nearly five-year-old company, which has created experiences like a virtual tour of London or an interactive, stitched-together panorama of the FIFA World Cup, announced the news on its website. "We're
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Waze has released a new iOS app update that features a more modern look for its traffic and navigation service. The update is geared toward helping users better navigate, report accidents and road issues,
To handle it all, Amazon has nearly 90 massive distribution centres, which, put together, comprise more square footage than 700 Madison Square Gardens and could hold more water than 10,000 Olympic swimming