Techmeme

Results 131 - 140 of about 462:

Alice Truong / Fast Company:
Following Arrest, BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem Resigns From Bitcoin Foundation   —  The day after BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem was arrested on money-laundering charges, the 24-year-old has resigned from the Bitcoin Foundation, where he was a founding member and had served as vice chairman since 2012.
Jan 28, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Jeff Chu / Fast Company:
Can Apple's Angela Ahrendts Spark A Retail Revolution?   —  When the Burberry CEO takes over as Apple's retail chief this spring, she'll arrive with a sterling track record and an open, collaborative spirit that's sure to shake things up in the executive ranks.
Jan 7, 2014, 5:55 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
All Of The Ways Apple's New Free Mac OS Hurts Microsoft Windows   —  Apple announced today that Mavericks, its latest version of Mac OS X, will be free for all Mac users to download.  Windows 8.1 is still $119.99.  —  Apple products are usually seen as expensive if not out of reach for average consumers …
Oct 23, 2013, 12:45 AMIn context
Alice Truong / Fast Company:
Signifyd Connecting Online and Offline Data to Detect Fraud   —  SIGNIFYD'S E-COMMERCE FRAUD PROGRAM ANALYZES 120 RISK INDICATORS, INCLUDING PUBLIC RECORDS, MERCHANT BLACKLISTS, SOCIAL GRAPHS, AND GEOLOCATION.  —  Setting up shop on the Internet comes with risks.
Oct 17, 2013, 6:40 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Anki Drive Is Racing Google, Not Other Toy Makers   —  TODAY, ANKI, THE PROMISING ROBOTICS AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE COMPANY, RELEASES ITS FIRST PRODUCT, ANKI DRIVE.  BUT CEO BORIS SOFMAN SAYS THE TOY CAR IS JUST A STEPPING STONE FOR LARGER INNOVATIONS.  —  Anki made its debut in June …
Oct 16, 2013, 9:40 PMIn context
Sarah Kessler / Fast Company:
Think You Can Live Offline Without Being Tracked?  Here's What It Takes   —  Nico Sell, the cofounder of a secure communication app called Wickr, has appeared on television twice.  Both times, she wore sunglasses to prevent viewers from getting a full picture of what she looks like.
Oct 16, 2013, 7:35 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Foursquare Opens Ad Platform To 1.5 Million Merchants   —  AFTER YEARS OF STRUGGLE AND MONTHS OF TESTING, FOURSQUARE IS FINALLY OPENING UP ITS ADVERTISING PLATFORM TO ITS 1.5 MILLION MERCHANTS.  —  Last year, Foursquare was said to be on the verge of bankruptcy, unable to turn its social media star into a sustainable business.
Oct 14, 2013, 9:05 AMIn context
Fast Company:
Inside Twitter's Vision For A TV-Powered, Profitable Future   —  Fred Graver, Chloe Sladden, and Ali Rowghani on Twitter's mission to woo stars, networks, and advertisers—and transform the company into an IPO-worthy role model for every startup that builds audience before revenue.
Oct 7, 2013, 10:30 PMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Why Yahoo and Apple Want Foursquare's Data   —  This week, BuzzFeed reported that Yahoo was in talks with Foursquare about a possible data-sharing deal.  The news comes just months after Apple senior VP Eddy Cue was said to be in discussions with Foursquare to integrate its location data into the Apple's mapping service.
Aug 25, 2013, 9:10 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Will Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley Finally Get It Right?   —  It's 2 a.m. and Dennis Crowley is wired.  We've just left Foursquare's South by Southwest party at the Hype Hotel, a warehouse-size space in downtown Austin where nearly 1,000 revelers were drowning in deafening club music and Tito's Handmade Vodka.
Aug 6, 2013, 1:35 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Sports science helps football players get back on the field  —  See how the Seattle Seahawks use data to help players work as hard at recovery as they do on game day.
eero:
New security features from eero Plus  —  Protect all your connected devices with VPN, 1Password, Malwarebytes, and Ad blocking.
Smartsheet:
Move Beyond Email  —  It's the ultimate productivity killer for teams.  Find out how to move your business away from reliance on email to cloud-based collaboration.
Zoho:
23 and Counting: Localize Recruitment with Zoho Recruit  —  Isn't it very comforting to be able to work with a software that speaks your native tongue?  Switch to Zoho Recruit, that now supports hiring in 23 languages.
Worldpay:
2017 Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments in 36 markets.  Visit the microsite and download a free copy of the report.