Commentary: In an interview, Apple’s worldwide marketing chief, Phil Schiller, has nothing good to say about other companies’ home AI devices.
Or Sciencey McScience Face? The upcoming crayon was inspired by the first new blue pigment to be discovered in 200 years.
Commentary: In Denmark, a skydiver gets entangled with cables under a plane. The pilot has no idea he’s there, until he gets a message.
Commentary: Nicolas Vuignier creates what he calls The Poor Man’s Selfie Drone. It’s simple, but imperfect.
The Urban-X investors showcase is a closed-door event that shows off eight different incubated startups to potential investors and press. I stopped by earlier this week to see what the fuss was about. Of the eight companies in Urban-X’s 02 cohort, I picked four that tackled problems relating to pollution, the visually impaired, urban deliveries and maintaining public cleanliness:… Read More
Language learning service Babbel is one of Berlin’s quiet startup success stories. While it was once on the brink of shutting down, today it’s a thriving company with hundreds of employees who work in a sprawling office in the middle of Berlin — and it’s the market leader in large parts of Europe. Unlike competitors like Duolingo, though, Babbel is a paid service. Read More
Every week we poll people around our offices in an effort to share what makes them tick. This week, we asked them what tech from the past they miss the most.