SoftBank is planning to create $100 billion Vision Fund sequels, Chariot is temporarily paused in San Francisco and Stitch Fix shows us what a good IPO looks like. All this on Crunch Report. Read MoreRead more
Google says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria.Read more
The U.N. says the number of plague cases in Madagascar has almost doubled over the last five days and medical experts project the situation will, worsen with 1,000 cases expected every month if funds aren’t rapidly providedRead more
Apple has been working with AT&T to extend and activate cell service for users in Puerto Rico. To improve what is a terrible connectivity situation there, it’s going to enable a provisional band of LTE that has been recently approved, b…Read more
Will Ferrell is here to remind you that technology can be terrible.
A new PSA campaign, produced by Common Sense Media, features the Emmy-winning comedic actor being unable to put down his phone and making his family’s attempt at “device-f…
Renovagen is a company based out of the UK that specializes in solar energy. They have created a new system of solar panels that is portable and easy to use called ‘Rapid Roll’. The panels are easy to roll out of a truck or trailer. The island, Flat H…Read more
Episode 404 – Nonleaky and legal tight. Join Professor Eric Goldman, Denise Howell, Emory Roane, and Matthew Curtis discuss the intersection of technology and law. Will smart contracts get gummed up in the grocery store? How do we protect against chi…Read more
Ray Pompon, Threat Research Evangelist at F5 Labs is back to take a deep dive on phishing attacks. How tactics are evolving, what attackers are after, how orgs need to protect themselves, etc.
Hosts: Brian Chee and Louis Maresca
Guest: Ray Pompon
The market for totally wireless earbuds is really maturing fast, with many entries from both new and established companies. Jaybird recently joined the crowd, with its own Run earbuds. The Logitech-owned company has long been a really solid compe…Read more
ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis checks out Apple’s brand new flagship store in the city.Read more