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Robert Scoble has allegedly continued to sexually harass women after going sober

ROBERT SCOBLE HAS ALLEGEDLY CONTINUED TO SEXUALLY HARASS WOMEN AFTER GOING SOBER

Venture capitalists Dave McClure, Jason Caldbeck and Chris Sacca, SoFi CEO Mike Cagney, and a top Uber engineer have all been accused...

Vungle CEO arrested on charges of assault with a deadly weapon, lewd act with 3-year-old son

VUNGLE CEO ARRESTED ON CHARGES OF ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON, LEWD ACT WITH 3-YEAR-OLD SON

Zain Jaffer, who has been CEO of fast-growing mobile ad startup, Vungle, is out of the company after being arrested on a slew of charges,...

 
 
 
Women of color at tech companies are few and far between

WOMEN OF COLOR AT TECH COMPANIES ARE FEW AND FAR BETWEEN

Thanks to an analysis of EEO-1 data by Reveal News, we have a clear picture of just how many women of color (Native American, black,...

Adobe wants to let you draw data visualizations by letting you draw data visualizations

ADOBE WANTS TO LET YOU DRAW DATA VISUALIZATIONS BY LETTING YOU DRAW DATA VISUALIZATIONS

Every year at its MAX conference, Adobe shows off a couple of interesting prototypes that may or may net end up in one of its products....

 
 
 
Madison Reed just raised another $25 million to open hair color bars across the U.S

MADISON REED JUST RAISED ANOTHER $25 MILLION TO OPEN HAIR COLOR BARS ACROSS THE U.S

You get to a certain age, and if you're remotely vain , you need to have your hair colored fairly frequently. You're hardly alone....

18 pessimistic opinions on the next 10 years of fake news

18 PESSIMISTIC OPINIONS ON THE NEXT 10 YEARS OF FAKE NEWS

A topic like fake news (more broadly the question of trust and verification on the internet) is a complex one. Sometimes you just have...

 
 
 
Atlassian is on one heck of a run

ATLASSIAN IS ON ONE HECK OF A RUN

When Atlassian went public at the end of 2015, it was a bit of an anomaly: a tech IPO whose numbers looked quite good with some profitability....

Hiya, a Whitepages spinout, nabs $18M to for its smart caller ID technology

HIYA, A WHITEPAGES SPINOUT, NABS $18M TO FOR ITS SMART CALLER ID TECHNOLOGY

Hiya came to life a year ago when it was spun out by Whitepages to take on TrueCaller and others in the world of smart caller ID services....

 
 
 
Tony Fadell's newest product? An investing and advisory firm called Future Shape

TONY FADELL'S NEWEST PRODUCT? AN INVESTING AND ADVISORY FIRM CALLED FUTURE SHAPE

Tony Fadell is starting yet a new chapter. Fifteen months from leaving Nest Labs, a maker of digital thermostats and smoke detectors...

Atlas Informatics calls it quits after less than a year

ATLAS INFORMATICS CALLS IT QUITS AFTER LESS THAN A YEAR

Atlas Informatics, whose Atlas Recall promised an intuitive and powerful way to index all your information across many services, is...

 
 
 
Coursera's chief product officer just left to become a VC

COURSERA'S CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER JUST LEFT TO BECOME A VC

Tom Willerer, who has spent the last four years with the online education company Coursera - the last two as its chief product officer...

Blue Apron is laying off hundreds of employees

BLUE APRON IS LAYING OFF HUNDREDS OF EMPLOYEES

As Blue Apron approaches its next earnings report in a couple weeks, the company said Wednesday that it is laying off 6% of its staff...

 
 
 
The Moto Z gets its very own Alexa smart speaker

THE MOTO Z GETS ITS VERY OWN ALEXA SMART SPEAKER

It was just a matter of time, really. Motorola's been teasing Alexa integration since Mobile World Congress in February. Back then,...

BuddyGuard raises €3.4M for its home security camera powered by AI

BUDDYGUARD RAISES €3.4M FOR ITS HOME SECURITY CAMERA POWERED BY AI

BuddyGuard, the Berlin startup behind the Flare AI-powered home security camera, has raised €3.4 million in new funding, money it plans...

 
 
 
Adobe brings visual search to its Typekit font service

ADOBE BRINGS VISUAL SEARCH TO ITS TYPEKIT FONT SERVICE

Say you have a photo of a billboard or poster that you like and you want to find the font the designer used. Typically, that involves...

Genetic testing startup Prenetics gets $40M from investors including Alibaba's Hong Kong fund

GENETIC TESTING STARTUP PRENETICS GETS $40M FROM INVESTORS INCLUDING ALIBABA'S HONG KONG FUND

Prenetics, a genetic testing startup, plans to expand into more Asian countries after raising a $40 million Series B led by Beyond...

 
 
 
StockX is adding a streetwear marketplace, starting with Supreme

STOCKX IS ADDING A STREETWEAR MARKETPLACE, STARTING WITH SUPREME

StockX, the “stock market of things” that originally started with high-end sneakers and expanded into handbags and watches, is now...

Allset raises $5M to help restaurants deliver a more efficient dining experience

ALLSET RAISES $5M TO HELP RESTAURANTS DELIVER A MORE EFFICIENT DINING EXPERIENCE

Allset has raised $5 million in Series A funding led by Greycroft. The startup's goal is to eliminate most of the wait time that comes...

 
 
 
Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL reaffirm Google's top spot among smartphone cameras

PIXEL 2 AND PIXEL 2 XL REAFFIRM GOOGLE'S TOP SPOT AMONG SMARTPHONE CAMERAS

Google's changes to the Pixel cameras are mostly on the software side, but they gain some excellent additional abilities, including...

Daimler shows off what its automated Mercedes-Benz Arocs trucks can do

DAIMLER SHOWS OFF WHAT ITS AUTOMATED MERCEDES-BENZ AROCS TRUCKS CAN DO

Mercedes-Benz Arocs trucks are an autonomous means to an end: The industrial vehicles can work without drivers, and without requiring...