Christian Morato

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Cloaq, The Anonymous Social App That Doesn’t Require An Email Or Phone Number, Goes Live

On the same day that anonymous social sharing app Secret is officially crossing the pond to launch in the U.K., Ireland, Australia and New Zealand, another new anonymous app called Cloaq is making its App Store debut. The app, previously detailed here, hopes to differentiate itself in the space by …

OpenWorm project wants you to help create the world’s first digital organism

Stephen Larson wants to create the world’s first digital organism, and he starting simple — with a worm. Larson has launched a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign to raise money to create OpenWorm as part of an effort to accelerate our understanding of the human brain.<p>If his team succeeds, he says, …

Imogen Heap’s sensor-packed gloves will change digital music making forever (interview)

Digital music is made out of square and sine waves. These sounds don’t have bodies. They don’t have a character, but according to musical mastermind Imogen Heap, wearables can bring them to life.<p>Heap believes she’s found a way to make digital music making a bit more human. And all it takes is a …

Grid Storage Startup Ambri Raises $35 Million

The company will use the funds to roll out its first commercial projects.<p>Energy storage startup Ambri has closed a $35 million financing round that will help fund the delivery of its first systems to customers.<p>Earlier investors Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates and energy company Total participated in …

Mesh networks chat apps to the rescue

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Google Takes On Microsoft For Productivity Dominance Of Apple’s Mobile Platform

Earlier today Google released Docs and Sheets, two productivity applications for iOS. The unified apps work across iPhone and iPad devices.<p>The new apps are just picking up their first ratings and ranks. Docs has picked up 23 ratings thus far, securing a four-star rating. Sheets is also rated four …

Visible Measures Launches Fabric, A Self-Serve Ad-Buying Platform For Content Marketers

Ad company Visible Measures is launching a new ad-buying platform called Fabric, which it says is “the first of its kind to focus on native experiences” and other ads that consumers “opt in” to.<p>Fabric is a demand-side platform, which basically means that it allows advertisers to manage their data …

Box has second thoughts, delays IPO plans

SketchDeck Turns Terrible Slide Decks Into Beautiful Presentations In Just A Day

A number of startups over the years have tried to reinvent PowerPoint with services that made it easier or quicker to create a slideshow presentation. Newly launched SketchDeck is taking a different approach: Instead of providing an alternative to PowerPoint or similar software applications, it’s …

Versatile TogoDock Turns Any Surface Into Portable iPhone Dock and Charger

Fuse Chicken, the company behind the multi-function Une Bobine iPhone stand, today launched a new product on crowd-funding site Indiegogo. Called the TogoDock, Fuse Chicken’s newest iPhone accessory combines a magnet-laden mount with an integrated charging cable, allowing users to turn any surface …

Designer Constructs Micro 96-Square-Foot Cabin to Forego Building Permits

Hoping to have a personal space to escape to for much needed relaxation, Finnish designer Robin Falck set out to build his own little getaway. Rather than being held up by government red-tape, he decided to avoid the need for a building permit by constructing a live-in structure that's under 96 …

Living Rooms

2013 in Latin American Tech: Less Talk, More Results

On one hand, failed startups are more willing to share their stories, like Nuflick and Shoes4You did when they closed shop in 2013. On the other hand, entrepreneurs are keener to listen. Earlier in 2013, startup conference FailCon held its second Brazilian edition in Porto Alegre. In addition, a …

Most anticipated tech of 2014 (pictures)

As August winds to a close, so do the summer tech doldrums. Manufacturers are ramping up for the big fourth-quarter buying season, and that means new products galore. Expect an avalanche of announcements in the first half of September alone, with the IFA show in Berlin followed by an Apple event, …

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20 of the Best Productivity Apps of 2013

2013 was a great year for productivity. The email problem hasn’t been completely solved, but apps like Mailbox and Dispatch have taken away much of the pain of the task. Meanwhile, we have plenty of choices for calendar and to-do apps that are well-designed, useful and fast.<p>Here are 20 of our …

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Apcera emerges from the shadows to put policy into IT

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Secretive startup Apcera, founded by Cloud Foundry luminary Derek Collison, has been a cipher since it’s founding in March …

Toymail - Toys that bring you closer to your kids

You can download over 20 applets to your Talkie using the Toymail app. This includes games, stories, and songs, downloaded right to your Talkie.

Cyclops Adventure Sports LED Lights

<b>Get Amazing Motorcycle Gear & Service at RevZilla</b><p>Cyclops “Optimus LED Prime” Light Kit<p>Excellent quality, ruggedized, lightweight, superb output are …

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Israeli Software Maker Varonis Systems Files For IPO

Varonis Systems, which helps companies manage unstructured data, filed for an IPO Tuesday seeking to raise up to $100 million.<p>An Israeli company with headquarters in New York City, Varonis is the latest Israeli-founded company to prepare for a public offering this year. Enzymotec, which offers …

The Airline Fee Hater's Guide To The Skies

Airline fees are pretty much the bane of our travel existence. It’d be one thing if they were listed clearly in the open. But alas, extra fees are incredibly sneaky, tricky, hidden and confusing. They are ZERO fun.<p>We attempted to make sense of the madness by charting the extra fees for checked …

Mad Skills Exercise Encyclopedia

Gym workouts have come a long way since the days of sweatbands and Suzanne Somers’ ThighMaster. Today, zombie survival runs and obstacle courses like Tough Mudder have ushered in a new era of “functional fitness,” based on the concept that your daily workouts should help you perform real-life …

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30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

27 Pancakes Worth Waking Up For

September 26th is National Pancake Day. Which is pretty flippin' sweet.

32 Things Every New Yorker Should Do This Fall

There are crisp days perfect for walks in the park, hot apple cider from local farmer's markets, and football.<p>There are also tons of events and festivals, from the New York City Marathon to the Wine & Food Festival.<p>Autumn officially starts this Sunday on the 22nd, so get ready for the new season …