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Lighthouse secures $1.25M seed round to capitalise on boom in workplace IoT
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 We tend to think of robots disrupting the world of work by looking like us. In fact it’s rarely the case. The combination of sensors and IoT are going to have a far-reaching impact in our workplaces and will happen much faster than The Terminator. Thus, it’s interesting to note the news today that Australian […]






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GM’s new SDK for in-car infotainment apps offers access to nearly 400 data points
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 GM is opening up to app makers in a way that’s unique among carmakers; it created a software development kit for those looking to build apps for its in-car infotainment system that exposes 400 data points from the car itself for developer use. The SDK allows creation of apps using HTML5 and JavaScript, running off of Node.js, […]






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Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million
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 Messaging company Kik has made its second major acquisition after it scooped up Israel-based mobile video app maker Rounds in an undisclosed deal. Though neither side is giving a price, you would imagine that it is more than what Kik payed for GIF Relay, its first acquisition from 2014, given that Rounds had raised over […]






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Watch Microsoft Accelerator London’s Demo Day Here
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 TechCrunch is pleased to offer Microsoft Accelerator’s London Demo Day today at 4:00 p.m. GMT, 8:00 a.m. PST. The Microsoft Accelerator is a six-month program aimed at helping entrepreneurs scale to global markets. There are seven accelerators located around the world, from Seattle to Beijing, from London to Tel-Aviv. The Microsoft Accelerator in London has a diverse mix of… […]






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Real-time performance review platform Reflektive raises $25M Series B round
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 Now that the holidays are over, many companies are about to make their employees go through the most dreadful exercise of the year: the annual performance review. Reflektive aims to replace the typically painful review process with a far more lightweight and less demotivating real-time feedback system that integrates into an employee’s daily workflow. In 2015, the company […]






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Everything You Need to Know to Start Playing Overwatch
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Interested in the hype over ‘Overwatch’? We’ve gathered everything you need to know to start playing now. The post Everything You Need to Know to Start Playing Overwatch appeared first on WIRED.






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Don’t Want Windows 10? Cool Hardware May Change Your Mind
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The biggest threat to Microsoft’s future is coming from the company’s past. The post Don’t Want Windows 10? Cool Hardware May Change Your Mind appeared first on WIRED.






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New Weather Satellites Can Spot Floods Before They Happen
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The GOES-16 satellite scans the Earth better, faster, and more often—good news for climate scientists, meteorologists, and you. The post New Weather Satellites Can Spot Floods Before They Happen appeared first on WIRED.






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9 Movies You Must Watch Before They Leave Hulu in February
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You’ve got a lot of Tarantino to take in. The post 9 Movies You Must Watch Before They Leave Hulu in February appeared first on WIRED.






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