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Anchorage emerges with $17M from A16z for ‘omnimetric' crypto security

Anchorage emerges with $17M from A16z for ‘omnimetric' crypto security

6 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

I'm not allowed to tell you exactly how Anchorage keeps rich institutions from being robbed of their cryptocurrency, but the off-the-record demo was damn impressive. Judging by...
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Dog cancer treatment startup raises $5 million from Andreessen Horowitz and others

9 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

One in every three dogs gets cancer, according to the National Canine Cancer Foundation. OneHealth, a startup that just raised a $5 million seed round led by Andreessen...
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Startups Weekly: Squad's screen-shares and Slack's swastika

Startups Weekly: Squad's screen-shares and Slack's swastika

4 days ago   |   TechCrunch

We're three weeks into January. We've recovered from our CES hangover and, hopefully, from the CES flu. We've started writing the correct year, 2019, not 2018. Venture...
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Coinbase acquihires San Francisco startup Blockspring

6 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Coinbase is continuing its push to suck up talent after the $8 billion-valued crypto business snapped up Blockspring, a San Francisco-based startup that enables developers to...
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Ciitizen raises $17 million to give cancer patients better control over their health records

6 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Ciitizen , the company founded by the creators of Gliimpse ( an Apple acquisition that's been incorporated into the company's HealthKit ) which is developing tools to help...
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Unity pulls nuclear option on cloud gaming startup Improbable, terminating game engine license

12 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

A pair of highly-funded gaming unicorns are publicly skirmishing and the deal could have major repercussions for game developers. Today, UK-based cloud gaming startup...
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In the race to turn podcasts into TV shows, the podcasts are winning

In the race to turn podcasts into TV shows, the podcasts are winning

15 days ago   |   The Verge

Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg never meant for a Homecoming TV show to happen. When they created Homecoming , the podcast from Gimlet Media, their only intent was to make a...
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Marvel Studios boss says Guardians of the Galaxy 3 will still be made

Marvel Studios boss says Guardians of the Galaxy 3 will still be made

16 days ago   |   The Verge   |   3 articles

Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige wants fans to rest assured that Guardians of the Galaxy 3 is still happening, but they'll have to keep waiting for any hint of a release...
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MongoDB in 2019: Cloud, transactions, and mobile will be on the agenda

16 days ago   |   ZDnet   |   2 articles

Since going public, MongoDB continues to be a growth engine. So what's next for 2019? Here's our thoughts after a year-end discussion with CTO Eliot Horowitz.
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Marc Andreessen: audio will be “titanically important” and VR will be “1,000” times bigger than AR

17 days ago   |   TechCrunch

In a new a16z podcast with the venture firm's founders Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz, there's a lot to enjoy, from Andreessen's TV recommendations to Horowitz's secret to...
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Hulu cutting price of streaming video plan to $6 per month

Hulu cutting price of streaming video plan to $6 per month

Hot on the heels of news that Netflix is raising the price of its streaming video plans , Hulu has revealed that it's doing the opposite. Hulu today confirmed that it's... Read more ...

Amazon Scout is an adorable, impractical delivery robot

Amazon Scout is an adorable, impractical delivery robot

Scout is currently being tested in one neighborhood in Washington. Amazon is always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to deliver packages to its customers. After... Read more ...

Far Cry New Dawn initial review: A post apocalyptic shooter that isn't grimy

Far Cry New Dawn initial review: A post apocalyptic shooter that isn't grimy

Far Cry New Dawn took us by surprise when it was announced at the end of 2018. We thoroughly enjoyed Far Cry 5 and looked forward to a return to Hope County at some point, but... Read more ...

Is the Xbox One Kinect still worth buying in 2019?

Is the Xbox One Kinect still worth buying in 2019?

Best answer: No way, no how. Kinect is a dead accessory, with canceled support by Microsoft. A second hand unit will still function for the small library of available games and... Read more ...

Last Chance To Get Smash Bros. Ultimate's Free Piranha Plant DLC

Last Chance To Get Smash Bros. Ultimate's Free Piranha Plant DLC

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 's first DLC character, Piranha Plant , is coming very soon. The new fighter is slated to arrive this February, and unlike Persona 5's Joker , it... Read more ...

A ‘Farming Simulator 19' esports league will crown Europe's best virtual farmer

A ‘Farming Simulator 19' esports league will crown Europe's best virtual farmer

Giants Software is turning Farming Simulator 19 into a full-fledged esports league, with 10 separate European tournaments being held before crowning the ultimate team of... Read more ...

Fortnite Patch Notes: What's New In 7.20 Content Update, Including Sneaky...

Fortnite Patch Notes: What's New In 7.20 Content Update, Including Sneaky Snowman

The latest Fortnite patch is now live, launching just days after the start of the Ice Storm event. Today's patch comes in the form of a content update that expands on what we... Read more ...

Where is YouTube TV available?

Where is YouTube TV available?

After years of waiting, YouTube TV is now available nationwide! YouTube TV is Google's attempt at tackling the Internet-based live TV streaming market, and it's changed a lot... Read more ...

Large, 4K OLED laptop displays from Samsung are on the way

Large, 4K OLED laptop displays from Samsung are on the way

Samsung plans to start mass production of 15-inch 4K OLED display panels next month. Large OLED displays are a relative rarity in laptops right now, but Samsung is looking to... Read more ...

Nintendo Switch Indie Highlights: All game reveals and release dates

Nintendo Switch Indie Highlights: All game reveals and release dates

Earlier today, Nintendo of Europe debuted a new Indie Highlights presentation for Nintendo Switch. The nearly 17-minute long video details a number of new indie games heading... Read more ...