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Welcome To The French Tech Ecosystem

This is the story of a city that keeps reinventing itself. Over the past three weeks, I’ve been walking around Paris to meet with the brightest minds of a tech ecosystem in the making. My experience is as personal as it is relevant about what makes a startup ecosystem work, and why Europe is the …

Smartphone Use At Night Hurts Sleep And Workplace Productivity: Study

Sure, we know that screen time right before bed is bad for sleep. And turns out, using your smartphone late at night also makes you feel depleted in the morning, thereby making you less focused and engaged at work, according to a small new study.<p>The study, published in the journal Organizational …

How the 'Netflix of books' won over the publishing industry (Q&A)

The world in which people have to rent movies one at a time from a video store, or buy individual songs from iTunes has come and gone. These days, Netflix, Spotify, Rdio, and other services are making it easier and easier for people to subscribe to all-you-can-eat plans.<p>As slow and painful as it …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

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Netflix Beats Analyst Expectations With 2.3M New Domestic Subscribers, Earnings Of 79 Cents A Share

Netflix just announced its fourth-quarter financial results, with the company beating analyst expectations. For the last three months, Netflix reported earnings of 79 cents per share on revenues of $1.175 billion. Earnings were well above analyst expectations of 65 cents a share, while revenues …

Simple design, lofty goals: Chromecast prepares for the global stage

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- The Chromecast was never part of Google's [X] division, but that doesn't mean that the company will let you see the living room test lab set up here for Chromecast evaluations. At least, it's not likely without a hefty nondisclosure agreement.<p>As described by Chromecast's …

Google Releases Video Quality Report

Google has launched a ‘Video Quality Report’ that aims to measure the speed of your Internet connection via the quality of the videos being streamed by YouTube, as spotted first by Engadget.<p>As Google explains: “When your ISP receives your video from YouTube, they begin the important job of carrying …

BlackBerry Soars 10% On Pentagon Order, Shares Now Up 34% In 2014

BlackBerry has an almost uncanny ability to not die when it’s been written off again and again. Today, the Pentagon has announced that it will install 80,000 BlackBerry handsets on its network by the end of January. According to Fox News, the new phones are part of the Pentagon’s “new mobile …

Yahoo's Next Problem: Tumblr's Traffic Isn't Growing

The past year has been an up-and-down affair for Yahoo, with the company and its CEO, Marissa Mayer, scoring numerous PR coups while failing to make headway in its core business of selling digital advertising.<p>One of those coups was the $<p>1.1 billion $990 million purchase of Tumblr, the social …

Netflix likely to face slowing subscriptions

Netflix Inc. – purveyor of the hit series <i>House of Cards</i> and <i>Orange is the New Black</i> – has had an outstanding run.<p>The Los Gatos, Ca.-based<p>video-streaming company that offers an "all-you-can-eat" menu of movies, TV shows and original programming over the<p>Internet closed out 2013 with<p>an eye-popping …

Updated: Game of what? TV viewers ditch HBO as they flock to Netflix

<i>Update, added on 1/22: The NPD Group retracted part of the data used for this story because it implied that individual subscriber numbers for</i> …

Forget $1-million. Wealthy need $2.3-million to retire, poll finds

Affluent Canadians say they require $2.3-million to retire comfortably, two-and-half times what individuals across all income levels say they need, according to a new poll.<p>The study released Friday by BMO Harris Private Banking found that the average amount that Canadians as a whole – irrespective …

7 surprising things bought with Canadian Tire money

There’s a lot more to Canadian Tire money than buying tires<p>In a new report, Moody’s Investors Service, hailed the power and influence of Canadian …

Lego Nostalgia

Childhood involved with LEGO<p>These days we are surrounded by a lot of electronic gadgets to play with: smartphones, tablets, laptops, playstation, you …

리버풀 2005 챔피언스리그 우승의 추억 – Youngki Chang – Medium

2005년 여름 그때당시 나는 대학생이었고 학교 SLC에서 챔스 결승전을 봤었다. 전반전에 AC밀란이 가볍게 리버풀을 3:0으로 누르고 나서 개인적으로 리버풀을 응원했던 나는 좀 실망했고 역시 셰브첸코는 위험하구나 라는 생각도 했다.<p>근데 후반전에 기적이 일어나서 …

앞으로 전도유망한 스타트업 – Startup and Technology – Medium

지극히 제 주관적인 생각이지만 제가 생각하기에 앞으로 5년내로 급속하게 성장할 전도유망한 스타트업들을 정리해 보았습니다. 제 개인적인 기준은 일단 회사가 실력있는 엔지니어들을 끌어올 수 있을만큼 매력적인가, 얼마나 혁신과 기술력에 중점을 두고 있는가, 그리고 앞으로 …

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Amazon is thinking about shipping you packages you haven't ordered yet

Looking forward to buying the next season of <i>Game of Thrones</i> on Blu-ray? Amazon may already be preparing to send it to you. The retail giant is working on an idea it calls "anticipatory shipping" as a way to reduce package transit times. It's everything the name implies -- according to a December …

Netflix's first Oscar nomination comes for 'The Square' and you can watch it right now

Yesterday the nominees for the 86th Academy Awards were announced, and for the first time, that list includes a production that will be primarily distributed via Netflix (check here for a list of theater screenings). A documentary centering on the 2011 Egyptian revolution, <i>The Square</i> has already …

Google Now Hits Chrome Canary with Weather, Sports and Event Cards

Google Now has arrived in Chrome Canary, the experimental version of Google’s desktop browser. While it’s been possible to enable the feature since April last year, this is the first time that it’s been possible to actually receive cards in the Notification Center.<p>As reported by the Google …

Netflix earns first Oscar nomination; 'Her' and 'Gravity' in best picture race

This morning the nominees for the 86th Academy Awards were announced — and the list contains many expected names and an Oscar newcomer. Netflix picked up its first Oscar nomination for the documentary <i>The Square</i>, while science fiction films made an impression as well. Alfonso Cuarón’s <i>Gravity</i> was …

Google still best company to work for, says Fortune

Google is once again the best company to work for in the United States, at least according to Fortune.<p>The magazine's 2014 list of its 100 favorite employers placed Google on top for the third year in a row after leaping ahead of software developer SAS in 2012. The companies are ranked based on how …

Facebook plans suite of standalone mobile apps for 2014

Messenger is just the tip of the iceberg<p>Facebook’s new Messenger app is lightning fast and utilitarian — a vision of the "mobile first" mentality Facebook promised one year ago. In an earnings call two weeks after Messenger launched, CEO Mark Zuckerberg reflected on how the company had …

Chrome update will let you use less data while browsing on mobile

Browsing the web with Chrome could soon take a smaller toll on your data plan. Google is launching a new version of Chrome for iOS and Android soon that will include an optional setting that it says can reduce the browser's data usage by up to 50 percent. The feature has been rolling out as a test …

Rumors suggest Nexus 10 successor to debut Android 4.5

<i>Editor's note: After we posted this story, evleaks deleted the original tweet and followed up with another tweet that read, "Pulled the 'Nexus 10' tweet. Was sent to multiple publications, along with slightly differing 'corroborating evidence.' Signs of a hoax."</i><p>The next-generation of Nexus 10 could …

Netflix Snags First Golden Globe Win

From online streaming to TV series producers — Netflix is making itself known as a firm to be contended with in the entertainment industry. At no point is this clearer than now, with Netflix snagging its first Golden Globe win as Robin Wright took home the Best Actress (Drama Series) award for …

Samsung Targets South Korean Military To Hire Software Engineers

Samsung has its eye set on South Korea’s military in its bid to hire software engineers.<p>The defense ministry is partnering with Samsung to give soldiers a chance to secure a job at the conglomerate after they complete their compulsory military service, the Wall Street Journal reports. The army will …