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​Apple reportedly nabs Israeli facial recognition startup

Apple has reportedly acquired Israeli startup RealFace, which makes facial recognition software to authenticate users by simply showing their mug, rather than having to enter a password or fingerprint.<p>Israeli business news site Calcalist reported the news Sunday, estimating the deal to be worth a …

IPhone 8

Blue Apron Files to Go Public, but Don't Expect It to Be Profitable Anytime Soon | Inc.com

Blue Apron is betting that subscription meal kits can whet the appetite of public investors, even as the market has soured in recent months.<p>The New York startup, which delivers pre-portioned ingredients and recipe cards to customers each week, laid out plans to go public on Thursday. It aims to …

Profit

What a VC Thinks of Blue Apron’s S-1

Blue Apron filed their S-1 yesterday late in the day. The meal kit delivery startup has been one of the fastest growing consumer businesses in the …

Customers

Google Photos gains ability to suggest images for you to archive

Just a week after learning a new archive trick, Google Photos is adding another feature to its arsenal.<p>The Google Photos app will now suggest images …

Google Photos

With Microsoft’s Face Swap, search with Bing for your next morphing muse

Face-swapping — taking your image and adjusting it to fit on to a different body, creature or object — has taken the photo app world by storm, as millions of people look for new and novel things to do with their selfies. Microsoft is the latest company to enter the fray. The company’s in-house app …

Apple's App Store Could Generate Over $10 Billion In Revenue This Year

This past week Apple announced that total payments to developers since the App Store was started in 2008 had passed $70 billion. This is $10 billion more than what the company announced on January 5th this year. When you annualize the $10 billion developers could earn $24 billion this year, up 140% …

App Store

Online lender Zopa raises £32 million to launch a bank

Indian financial services group Wadhawan Global Capital and European venture capital fund Northzone led the round, both investing in separate deals in recent months.<p>The investment means Zopa has raised over £80 million in equity funding to date. The company's last funding round came in January …

To Be a Great Boss, Show These 4 Traits to Your Employees Every Day (Most Never Do)

You will find the founders and CEOs of some of the best companies in the world, including The Container Store, Nordstrom, and Zappos, displaying these unconventional traits.<p>I've done my fair share of researching what true leadership looks like over the years. What I've found is that all great …

Leadership

Increasing Gender Diversity in Leadership. Why Do It?

If the reasons for the lack of female leadership in our schools and our nation is due to unexplored beliefs about the roles of men and women, then …

4 Tips That Made Me a More Confident Leader

Four tips I've learned from experience building my company that make me a more confident leader.<p>If you've started a company, you're probably a naturally confident person. It takes a lot to make the leap of faith and start your own venture. You may have quit your day job, sunk your savings into your …

Leadership

OneLogin admits to data breach; customers' records decrypted - IBTimes India

OneLogin has expressed its fear of customers' data being compromised by the attack in its emails to customers.<p>Password management service, OneLogin …

50 best things Warren Buffett told investors over past 50 years

Slide 1 of 52<p>It’s been 50 years since Warren Buffett — a.k.a. the Oracle of Omaha — took control of Berkshire Hathaway BRK.A, +0.73% BRK.B, +0.01% …

Investing

30% of U.S. Adults Use Facebook for News, Study Says

Social media permeates everything we do, so it's no surprise that it's also changing the way we consume news.<p>A new study from Pew Research shows that …

Reputation Is Everything: Are You Ready for the New Economy?

You may know Josh Klein as the guy who built a vending machine for crows (and his incredibly popular TEDTalk about it), his National Geographic TV series, The Link, or his popular free science fiction novel, R'ood. This hacker and writer's latest project is the book <i>Reputation Economics: Why Who You</i> …

BitTorrent Sync doubles users in a single month, growing '2 times as fast as Dropbox'

On Nov. 5, BitTorrent Sync, the free “private cloud” solution to syncing files between your desktop, laptop, and mobile devices, hit one million users. Today, the company announced that it has hit two million users.<p>And the company says it’s growing twice as fast as Dropbox.<p>BitTorrent Sync is …

Brace Launches Dropbox-Powered Hosting Solution For Static Sites

Sometimes, all you need is a static website. Thanks to the advances in HTML5 and JavaScript, you can even offer relatively complex services through a static site. Brace, which is officially launching next week but is already available today, believes that there is a sizable market for a service …

BigML says its machine learning tech makes data science easy

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — When data scientists talk about their work, it isn’t always easy to understand. At the same time, many big data startups are trying to make the technology seem simple.<p>For BigML, machine learning — a common element of data science — can be a basic two-step process: making …

Foursquare 7.0 Brings Scannable Design And Expands Proactive Recommendations To All Users

Way back in the ancient prehistory of 2009, Foursquare made its first foray into push notifications, at a time when using push at all was still rare. Two years later, it made an attempt to capitalize on those notifications with a vision of an app that would alert you proactively when you were near …

Kickstarter Loves This Camera That Lets You Take Street View-Like Panoramic Photos

Anyone who’s ever seen a Google Street View car has noticed the orb camera hoisted on top of the vehicle. Though such technology has been used primarily in mapping, one company is hoping to bring it to consumers. Roughly the size of a baseball, the Bublcam is capable of shooting panoramic photos …

Panoramic Photography

Glass Just Got Way More Interesting

It feels like over the last year, Google Glass went on a roller coaster ride that spanned the first half of the infamous hype cycle. It went from rumored prototype to completely overhyped object of one of tech’s most spectacular demos to the butt of jokes on late night TV. Until this week, however, …

Bike+ is a security alarm and fitness computer for bicycles (hands-on)

Bike thieves are a resourceful lot. No matter what form of lock is used, given the time and the inclination, such n'ere-do-wells will snatch up your two-wheeled transportation. Wi-MM, a start-up based in Santa Clara, CA, aims to make it harder for them to steal your cycle with its new product …