Amir Fischer

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After the end of the startup era

There’s a weird feeling afoot these days, in the Valley, and in San Francisco. Across the rest of the world — Denver, Santiago, Toronto, Berlin, “Silicon Glen,” “Silicon Alley,” “Silicon Roundabout“, Station F — it seems every city still wants to be a startup hub, dreaming of becoming “the new …

Startups

AP Interview: McCartney, Costello & the album that never was

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul McCartney's "Flowers in the Dirt" box is as much an archeology project as a reissue, in which listeners can discover the bones …

Music

Unseen photos of The Beatles by David Magnus show the band getting a cuppa in the Abbey Road canteen

An exhibition featuring previously unseen photographs of The Beatles by David Magnus will go on display this week at Proud Chelsea gallery. Shot at …

All you need: A chat with Beatles expert Mark Lewisohn

NEW YORK (AP) — No matter how much you think you know about the Beatles, Mark Lewisohn probably knows more.<p>Hundreds of books have been written about the band, but none with such care and authority as those by the 58-year-old British author. His resume includes comprehensive releases on their …

Alzheimer's: New drug that halts mental decline is 'best news for dementia in 25 years'

The first drug that can prevent Alzheimer’s disease is finally on the horizon after scientists proved they can clear the sticky plaques from the brain which cause dementia and halt mental decline.<p>Hailed as the "best news" in dementia research for 25 years, the breakthrough is said to be a potential …

Dementia

3tags.org is coming soon

OpenGL ES versus Vulkan, who is the performance king?

With the announcement of Android N back a few months ago, Google mentioned that Android would be supporting the new Vulkan graphics API . If you haven’t heard of Vulkan then we have a full rundown in our Vulkan – everything you need to know article, plus we did a deep dive into making high …

Morrissey’s Revelatory Larry King Interview – The Biggest Talking Points

For a global grandmaster of soundbites, Morrissey has always seemed a little uncomfortable on chat shows, where he’s not allowed the time to consider …

10 beautiful British walks that end in a pub

EdSurge, Media Outlet for Education Tech, Raises $1.5M Series A

Though backed by many edtech investors, EdSurge aims to provide evenhanded coverage.<p>EdSurge, the leading site for Consumer Reports-style coverage of education technology, has raised $1.5 million in funding from a list of investors that includes GSV Capital, NewSchools Venture Fund, LearnCapital, …

goREACT

Experiment with chemistry virtually anywhere with goREACT! In this drag-and-drop laboratory, combine elements from the Periodic Table to create …

Chemistry