Another Uber engineer alleges sexism and harassment

Another former Uber engineer has stepped forward with sexism allegations against the tech company. But this story is different from Susan Fowler’s account in a major way: the harassment came from a woman. “I wasn’t dealing with some white guy in power,” wrote Keala Lusk in a Medium post published Friday. In the post, Lusk details disrespect More...

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By On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo raises $450 million

Chinese bike-sharing startup ofo said it has raised 0 million in a fresh round of funding, as the firm faces up against deep-pocketed rival Mobike in one of the hottest sectors to attract tech investors. Investment More...

By On Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Samsung introduces the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book detachable tablets

Samsung is introducing two new tablets centered not only around productivity but also incorporates the foundations of its Galaxy model devices. Soon to hit store shelves will be the Galaxy Tab S3 along with the More...

By On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Early Uber investors call on company to change ‘destructive culture’

(Reuters) – Early investors in Uber wrote to the ride-hailing company on Thursday to criticize it for failing to end a toxic culture of harassment. Mitch and Freada Kapor publicly rebuked the company after More...

By On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Milwaukee County requires Pokemon Go and AR/VR games to get land use permits

GUEST: When you own land, you often own the rights to minerals, oil, or metals beneath it. Do you also own the right to virtual or mixed reality creations on it? And do you have the legal ability to legislate More...

By On Saturday, February 18th, 2017

FanFit Gaming makes loot by gamers, for gamers

Whether you’re a Twitch streamer or a noob, you can probably appreciate the loot from FanFit Gaming. The Toronto-based company has come out with hand-bent lights inspired by video games. The original gaming More...

By On Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Layer to acquire assets of Cola’s messaging app service for $75,000

When Cola formally launched in 2016, bot technology was still in its infancy, but there seemed to be promise with Slack, Kik, Microsoft, and Facebook getting in on the act. Nearly 12 months later, Cola finds itself More...

By On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Top Italian official says Facebook must do more against hate speech

(Reuters) – Facebook must do much more to stamp out hate speech on its site, the president of Italy’s lower house of parliament said, warning that rising abuse on various social media was being fueled More...

By On Friday, February 10th, 2017

Wellington Financial Provides $14M to Dejero for Continued Innovation in Remote Broadcasting and Connectivity Solutions

PRESS RELEASE: Specialty finance firm supports leading innovator in cloud-managed solutions that simplify the transport of live video and real-time data across remote or mobile IP networks  More...

By On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Why don’t more game publishers have Super Bowl ads? GamesBeat Decides

Listen to the GamesBeat Decides podcast GB Decides on Facebook Watch on YouTube Subscribe on iTunes, Google Play Music, or Stitcher. During Sunday’s Super Bowl, we saw million commercials from More...