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FortuneChieh Huang, chief executive at shopping startup Boxed Wholesale, has decided to pay for his employees’ weddings, according to Quartz. In fact, he said that the company would pay up to $20,000 for any full-time employee’s wedding. But there’s a caveat: … and more …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News (adsbygoogle...

EntrepreneurWhen your startup is just getting off the ground, leading large numbers of people isn’t at the forefront of your mind—survival is. You just want to keep the lights on, put food on the table, and grow your idea into something great. However, as that … …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News (adsbygoogle =...

TechCrunchDisrupt SF is still a few months away, but today we’re excited to announce that tickets to display in Startup and Hardware Alley at Disrupt are now available to purchase. Tickets to display in the Alley start at $1,995, which gets your company two … (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); …read more From:: Startup...

Russian corporations launch giant startup investment programsRussia Beyond the HeadlinesJust weeks before, AFK Sistema launched a $50-million Asia fund to support Indian startups operating in the technology and niche consumer retail segments. The Russian conglomerate was also reported to be in the process of creating a venture fund in … (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...

Huffington PostAfter the initial furor over launching your startup is over and done with, it’s time for the hard work to begin. The problem is that after a while it’s not uncommon for startup owners to become unmotivated and hesitant. The most attention-grabbing … and more …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News (adsbygoogle...

OregonLive.comAs Puppet has grown, Kanies – like a growing number of other founders in Portland’s startup community – is turning into a mentor for the next generation of young entrepreneurs. He’s taken a formal advisory role with Skyward, a Portland startup that … (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); …read...

SlashGearPerhaps Motorola’s “curse” continues. While many of Motorola’s mobile devices, like the iconic RAZR or the Moto X, were well received, the company somewhat failed to become profitable. At least not long enough to stay put. Barely a few years after …#TBT: Motorola Shadow, the Fake Phone of Everyone’s DreamsDroid Life...

TechCrunchGoDaddy made an app where you can get feedback on startup ideas? Launching today, Go Daddy’s Flare app lets users create a business idea and ask folks to answer yes or no questions, which will help budding entrepreneurs figure out if their idea is … …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...

TechCrunchFounded in 2005 and based in San Francisco, Itseez makes computer vision algorithms and software. The company’s products include a suite of algorithms for automobiles it calls “advanced driver assistance systems,” which allows car hardware to recognize …Intel Bolsters Its Position in Self-Driving Cars, IoTeWeekIntel acquires computer vision...

Digital TrendsFacebook and Microsoft are teaming up to immerse themselves in an ambitious project to lay a high-capacity internet cable across the Atlantic. Announcing the plan on Thursday, the pair said the cable will help meet growing customer demand for high …Facebook and Microsoft Are Laying a Giant Cable Across the AtlanticWIREDFacebook and Microsoft...

HPCwire (blog)In the influx of deep learning startups, one stealth mode venture, Vicarious, has already made something of a name for itself. As reported in MIT Technology Review, the Silicon Valley-area company is working to give computers the power of imagination, … …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...

CIOA jury in San Francisco on Thursday cleared Google of copyright infringement in a case brought by Oracle over Google’s use of Java in Android. The jury of eight women and two men took three days of deliberation to reach its verdict. Oracle was seeking …Dollar Faces Yellen Test on Path to Biggest Advance in 16 MonthsBloombergGoogle Dodges $9 Billion...

TechCrunchForce touch may be a feature exclusive to the latest iPhones, but something like it is now possible on pretty much any phone out there, thanks to research from engineers at the University of Michigan. It works not by polling sensors in the touchscreen …This software upgrade could give any smartphone 3D TouchBGRForcePhone software makes any mobile...

Wall Street JournalThe eight-year-old Silicon Valley startup has been a hit with software developers who use its services to quickly add voice or text communication features to their apps. Its Internet-based software and networking platform connects Uber’s mobile app to …Cloud Communications Startup Twilio Files to Go PublicFortuneCloud communications...

TechCrunchMinecraft, a game that skyrocketed to unprecedented levels of popularity among all ages because of its open-ended gameplay, infinite worlds, and limitless possibilities for creation and collaboration, is getting an official deathmatch mode. Is this it …‘Minecraft’ players can battle each other next monthEngadgetMicrosoft announces Minecraft...

TechCrunchTechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield is the world’s preeminent startup competition and is at the very heart of Disrupt. At each event selected startups have an opportunity to pitch in front of top-notch investors, compete for $50K and the Disrupt Cup. More … and more …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — A 4,000 mile undersea cable deal announced Thursday by Microsoft and Facebook is just the latest of a dozen high capacity trans-oceanic cables being built by tech companies to deal with their insatiable demand for bandwidth. The two …Facebook and Microsoft Are Laying a Giant Cable Across the AtlanticWIREDFacebook and Microsoft team...

Tech TimesNintendo’s mobile app, ‘Miitomo,’ may have seen plenty of commercial success early on, but data now suggests that it has fallen off by a wide margin. ( Nintendo ). Advertisement. When Miitomo debuted several weeks ago, it was an instant hit and quickly …New Data Suggests ‘Users Didn’t Really Get Miitomo,’ Leading...

CNNMoneyThe startup, which builds cloud-based mobile communication services, filed an S-1 with the SEC on Thursday. The company makes it possible for businesses like Uber and Nordstorm to message or call their customers. Testimonials from both companies …Communications Startup Twilio Files for IPOWall Street JournalCloud Communications Startup Twilio Files...

PC MagazineOne of the UK’s largest mobile phone carriers is offering to block all advertisements on its network for one day in June. Three, which carries 42 percent of the UK’s mobile data, is planning the day of ad blocking to raise awareness of what it says are …This Mobile Operator Is About to Try Blocking Ads on Its NetworkFortuneNobody Will...

Airbnb + HotelTonight = new startup OvernightTechCrunchNeed a place to crash last-minute but don’t want to pay for a pricey, cookie-cutter hotel? Overnight can hook you up with a local to stay with right away. Request a room and Overnight averages just 45 seconds until you get a response, and in LA, the … …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...

Tech.CoDetroit Venture Partners: As one of Detroit’s premier venture capital firms, Detroit Venture Partners funds seed and early-stage tech startups in creative ways in order to burst through the white noise of the tech world. They are looking for investment … and more …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...

The VergeFacebook and Microsoft announced a partnership today to lay the highest-capacity subsea internet cable to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean, starting with hubs connecting Northern Virginia to Bilbao, Spain. The cable, called “MAREA” after the Spanish word …Facebook and Microsoft Are Laying a Giant Cable Across the AtlanticWIREDMicrosoft and...

FortuneCloud communications startup Twilio officially filed for its initial public offering, bucking the trend of hot startups staying private amid a tough environment for new technology companies. The San Francisco-based business said in a filing on Thursday …Communications Startup Twilio Files for IPOWall Street Journal all 13 news articles …read...

MashableIt’s been almost a decade since HP snapped up Voodoo, the wild and wooly PC manufacturer that built some of the most powerful and odd-looking gaming PCs on the planet. Since then HP has gone through many transitions — including splitting into two …The legendary Omen line comes back in force with stylish new HP gaming PCsPCWorldHP Rocks New...

Tech.CoDuring my relatively short six-year journey through the startup landscape- I’ve been through ugly founder breakups, I’ve lost plenty of money, way too much time, and I ended up in the hospital from exhaustion from too many 100 hour weeks. That’s just … and more …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...

FortuneWith this startup, Dell is entering a vibrant market. Local incumbents include Alibaba’s BABA 3.03% Aliyun cloud unit, Baidu, and Tencent, all established giants in China. Over the last few years, U.S. tech powers Amazon AMZN 0.30% Web Services … and more …read more From:: Startup Tech News From Google News ...