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Apple yanks subscription scam apps, but leaves a bigger problem intact

APPLE YANKS SUBSCRIPTION SCAM APPS, BUT LEAVES A BIGGER PROBLEM INTACT

OPINION: Apple has known for years that its App Stores are cash machines, giving developers almost instant access to hundreds of millions...

Middle East Uber rival Careem raises $200 million

MIDDLE EAST UBER RIVAL CAREEM RAISES $200 MILLION

Uber rival Careem has raised $200 million to expand in the Middle East.

 
 
 
Google will charge Android device makers a licensing fee to preinstall its apps in Europe

GOOGLE WILL CHARGE ANDROID DEVICE MAKERS A LICENSING FEE TO PREINSTALL ITS APPS IN EUROPE

Google has announced that is shaking up how its suite of apps are distributed through Android in Europe. The news comes after the Alphabet...

Syncron raises $67 million for preventative maintenance AI

SYNCRON RAISES $67 MILLION FOR PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE AI

In the manufacturing and industrial sectors, equipment failures can result in millions of dollars of lost revenue. The true cost of...

 
 
 
Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen dead at 65

MICROSOFT COFOUNDER PAUL ALLEN DEAD AT 65

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, the man who persuaded school-friend Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard to start what became the world's...

An entrepreneur who landed a $250,000 offer on 'Shark Tank' was thrilled when a Shark said her company 'sucks' and questioned its valuation

AN ENTREPRENEUR WHO LANDED A $250,000 OFFER ON 'SHARK TANK' WAS THRILLED WHEN A SHARK SAID HER COMPANY 'SUCKS' AND QUESTIONED ITS VALUATION

Nicki Radzely, the cofounder of Doddle & Co, appeared on " Shark Tank " pitching the Pop Pacifier. During the episode, Daymond John...

 
 
 
Elon Musk hits back: James Murdoch is not the lead candidate for Tesla chairman spot

ELON MUSK HITS BACK: JAMES MURDOCH IS NOT THE LEAD CANDIDATE FOR TESLA CHAIRMAN SPOT

It's 4:20 p.m., which means Tesla CEO Elon Musk might be tweeting. This time, the billionaire entrepreneur's tweet debunked a Financial...

MongoDB to acquire cloud database provider MLab for $68 million

MONGODB TO ACQUIRE CLOUD DATABASE PROVIDER MLAB FOR $68 MILLION

MongoDB, the New York-based company behind the popular eponymous open source NoSQL database, has acquired San Francisco cloud database...

 
 
 
Chrysalix Venture Capital raising $120 million fund to back Industry 4.0 startups

CHRYSALIX VENTURE CAPITAL RAISING $120 MILLION FUND TO BACK INDUSTRY 4.0 STARTUPS

Chrysalix Venture Capital has closed the first part of its new Industry 4.0 fund which will target startups that are helping manufacturers...

The 21-year-old who built a robot lawyer to fight parking tickets has a new tool to help you automatically sue companies who get hacked

THE 21-YEAR-OLD WHO BUILT A ROBOT LAWYER TO FIGHT PARKING TICKETS HAS A NEW TOOL TO HELP YOU AUTOMATICALLY SUE COMPANIES WHO GET HACKED

Automated legal tool DoNotPay is trying to help people lock down their online privacy settings and sue companies that get hacked. Created...

 
 
 
Everything announced at the 2018 Made by Google event

EVERYTHING ANNOUNCED AT THE 2018 MADE BY GOOGLE EVENT

Google hardware chief Rick Osterloh took to the stage at Google's annual consumer hardware event in New York City today to introduce...

Netlify raises $30 million to modernize the web

NETLIFY RAISES $30 MILLION TO MODERNIZE THE WEB

Netlify, an all-in-one platform that helps developers build and deploy websites without worrying about hosting and infrastructure,...

 
 
 
Devialet debuts Reactor, a $1,300 compact version of its Phantom speaker

DEVIALET DEBUTS REACTOR, A $1,300 COMPACT VERSION OF ITS PHANTOM SPEAKER

After making a splash with its high-powered but pricey Phantom speakers, Paris-based Devialet is pushing to reach a wider audience...

CALL FOR HEALTH ENTREPRENEURS: EMBS BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

Engineer/Physician Team Track • Must be a team made up of at least one engineer and one physician • Can be in any clinical area with...

 
 
 
Google Slides can now transcribe verbal presentations to create real-time closed captions

GOOGLE SLIDES CAN NOW TRANSCRIBE VERBAL PRESENTATIONS TO CREATE REAL-TIME CLOSED CAPTIONS

Google is adding a new automated closed captions feature to its Google Slides presentation program, one that creates real-time subtitles...

GV leads $10 million investment in Kitchen United to help restaurants expand via data-driven kitchens

GV LEADS $10 MILLION INVESTMENT IN KITCHEN UNITED TO HELP RESTAURANTS EXPAND VIA DATA-DRIVEN KITCHENS

Kitchen United, a fledgling startup that's setting out to help restaurants open to new markets without investing in real estate, has...

 
 
 
Varjo raises $31 million for industrial VR headset with human-eye resolution

VARJO RAISES $31 MILLION FOR INDUSTRIAL VR HEADSET WITH HUMAN-EYE RESOLUTION

Varjo, a Finnish startup that's building a high resolution virtual reality and mixed reality headset that promises clarity comparable...

JetBlue founder reveals what business advice he would give to his 25-year-old self

JETBLUE FOUNDER REVEALS WHAT BUSINESS ADVICE HE WOULD GIVE TO HIS 25-YEAR-OLD SELF

David Neeleman is one of the most successful airline entrepreneurs in the world. He's the founder of JetBlue and Azul as well as a...

 
 
 
Kylie Jenner Calling Travis Scott Her "Hubby" During His 'SNL' Set Is So Confusing

KYLIE JENNER CALLING TRAVIS SCOTT HER "HUBBY" DURING HIS 'SNL' SET IS SO CONFUSING

You probably already know that T.V. personality and entrepreneur, Kylie Jenner, and rap artist, Travis Scott have been in a committed...

U.S. share of global venture capital fell more than 20% in 5 years

U.S. SHARE OF GLOBAL VENTURE CAPITAL FELL MORE THAN 20% IN 5 YEARS

Year after year, startups in U.S. cities like San Francisco, New York, and Boston continue to raise an unprecedented amount of venture...