The promises of the cloud era have been many, but when it comes to hardware, most people have preferred to keep their personal PCs on-hand or on-location. Sixa is aiming to free the PC and move computing to the cloud with its low-latency virtual machines geared toward developers. The recent Y Combinator grad just closed a $3.5 million […]
President Obama has ordered intelligence agencies to conduct a complete review of the hacks and leaks that led up to and may have influenced the presidential election, according to White House homeland security and counterterrorism adviser Lisa Monaco. “The President has directed the Intelligence Community to conduct a full review of what happened during the 2016 […]
As the world was collectively watching results of the 2016 election , we got a barrage of emails from people congratulating our AI for predicting a Trump win. To be very clear, our AI did not call a Trump win, per se, but rather conditions that would support a Trump or a Hillary win. Read More
Segment helps businesses manage all their data from services like Google Analytics, Mixpanel and Salesforce — and send that data to a variety of destinations, whether it’s an attribution product or a data warehouse. The company announced yesterday that it’s expanding its offerings by integrating with BigQuery, Google’s data warehousing service. This might seem like… Read […]
From Brexit to bionic arms, our lineup of speakers at Disrupt London 2016 gave us awesome insight into a variety of different topics. In case you missed it, the TechCrunch social team compiled the 15 most memorable quotes from the event. Read More
Dyson’s Cu-Beam Duo looks like a satellite, runs for decades, and gives you total control of your office lighting. The post Dyson’s Cu-Beam Duo Is a Radically New Office Lamp—Seriously appeared first on WIRED.
One major advocate just took over the EPA; another will handle relations with China. The post What Trump’s Latest Picks Mean for the Ag Industry appeared first on WIRED.
Without external cameras or beacons, Occipital’s environment-mapping headset adds advanced mixed-reality capabilities to the iPhone 6, 6S, and 7. The post The Bridge Headset Powers Up iPhone VR With Positional Tracking appeared first on WIRED.
It’s Uber for haircuts! It’s Uber for ice cream! The rash of startups claiming to mimic Uber but for other goods and service don’t really get what Uber is. The post The ‘Uber for X’ Fad Will Pass Because Only Uber Is Uber appeared first on WIRED.