Amazon is in talks with the maker of a “smart” license plate frame that would allow delivery drivers access to your car’s trunk to leave packages behind.
Why is it that we spend too much on takeout, but can’t seem to save for retirement?
Venmo, a popular payments app, is freezing and completely removing people from its platform for not reading their 27-page-long user agreement.
Andrew Left's Citron Research wields a mighty stick when it comes to influencing the market.
WeWork is selling their investors on a $20B valuation based “energy and spirituality” -- while testing a way to charge workers by the minute for desks.
Over 15k parents, psychologists, and privacy experts have signed a petition to keep Mattel from releasing Aristotle, an Amazon Echo-like device for kids.
Jacqui Kenny is a travel photographer who "travels” the world using Google Street Views, taking more than 27k screenshots along the way.
Mickey D’s tried to buy Bakshi out in '08 for a measly $5m, but he refused, citing evidence that his share was actually worth $331m. So they fired him.
An analysis of 330,000 employees from 43 U.S. enterprises has proven that ageism definitely exists in tech.
Last week Flexport raised a $110m Series C, placing its pre-money valuation at a whopping $800m. This is not a company that makes photo sharing apps or design-porn hardware: it is a customs brokerage and freight forwarding service. (Jesus, just reading that can put you to sleep). And its success is indicative of a larger […]
Hidden recurring payments, spam from friends on social networks, and sneaky add ons when booking flights -- this is how the internet takes your money.
In less than a month, NBC’s original daily news segment, “Stay Tuned”, has garnered 29 million unique viewers on Snapchat.
Yesterday, GrubHub acquired Yelp’s food delivery platform Eat24 for $287.5m, in a play to gain as much of a lead on Uber and Amazon as possible.
SoftBank has just taken a small stake in Roomba maker, iRobot, boosting their stock 22%, to a market value of $2.4B. Yep. As it turns out, the “robovac” has a lot more to offer than sucking skittles out of your shag.
The internet has developed its own “organic” laugh track -- and it’s the secret sauce of some of our favorite viral videos.
How Calibri is playing a crucial role in an unfolding political scandal in Pakistan.
Potato riots, poultry strikes and disgruntled ship builders....it's been a crazy July.
On Monday, the Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law that made it a felony for registered sex offenders to use Facebook and other social media sites. It’s a monumental decision — one of the first to grapple with the complex relationship between the internet and the First Amendment. It all began with a […]
After 2 years in “stealth mode,” Carmera launched publicly, aiming to create good 3D maps that anyone can use. But they're doing it a little differently.
Or now. Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom has a 5-minute trick to beating procrastination.
Recently, your mom's favorite bubbly water has become a millennial media darling.