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EasyJet's billionaire founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou gets into fintech with new online investment platform

EASYJET'S BILLIONAIRE FOUNDER SIR STELIOS HAJI-IOANNOU GETS INTO FINTECH WITH NEW ONLINE INVESTMENT PLATFORM

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is launching an investment platform called easyMoney. The first product will be an "Innovative ISA" allowing...

Facebook removes VR shooting demo at top conservative conference out of 'respect for the victims' of Florida shooting

FACEBOOK REMOVES VR SHOOTING DEMO AT TOP CONSERVATIVE CONFERENCE OUT OF 'RESPECT FOR THE VICTIMS' OF FLORIDA SHOOTING

Facebook has been criticised for being "tone deaf" after showing off a virtual reality shoot-em-up demo at a conservative conference...

 
 
 
Dropbox shows its freemium model works - 11 million users and 300,000 business teams are paying for its service

DROPBOX SHOWS ITS FREEMIUM MODEL WORKS - 11 MILLION USERS AND 300,000 BUSINESS TEAMS ARE PAYING FOR ITS SERVICE

Dropbox on Friday released the paperwork it filed to go public, offering new details on its business. The company reported it has 11...

Kylie Jenner fleeing Snap might be just the beginning

KYLIE JENNER FLEEING SNAP MIGHT BE JUST THE BEGINNING

Kylie Jenner tweeted that she doesn't use Snapchat anymore . That may mean other Snap influencers may do the same, according to one...

 
 
 
Box's Aaron Levie has some hilarious advice for Dropbox's Drew Houston on how to be CEO of a public company

BOX'S AARON LEVIE HAS SOME HILARIOUS ADVICE FOR DROPBOX'S DREW HOUSTON ON HOW TO BE CEO OF A PUBLIC COMPANY

The CEO of Box was gracious and funny in welcoming Dropbox, his highest-profile competitor, to the ranks of the publicly-traded tech...

Apple and Samsung have very different philosophies when it comes to courting smartphone customers

APPLE AND SAMSUNG HAVE VERY DIFFERENT PHILOSOPHIES WHEN IT COMES TO COURTING SMARTPHONE CUSTOMERS

Samsung and Apple have long led the premium markets when it comes to smartphones - but the two companies have very different approaches...

 
 
 
Dropbox will be the first-ever IPO out of Silicon Valley's most important startup factory

DROPBOX WILL BE THE FIRST-EVER IPO OUT OF SILICON VALLEY'S MOST IMPORTANT STARTUP FACTORY

On Friday, Dropbox filed its S-1, making it the first among Silicon Valley incubator Y Combinator's companies to ever file for an IPO. Y...

Dropbox CEO Drew Houston made $110 million in 2017 - and is on track to be Silicon Valley's newest billionaire after the IPO

DROPBOX CEO DREW HOUSTON MADE $110 MILLION IN 2017 - AND IS ON TRACK TO BE SILICON VALLEY'S NEWEST BILLIONAIRE AFTER THE IPO

Dropbox filed to go public on Friday, revealing CEO Drew Houston's salary for the first time. Houston took home about $110 million...

 
 
 
A Silicon Valley billionaire is fighting to keep a beloved beach near his $37 million estate off-limits to the public - and he's taking his case to the Supreme Court

A SILICON VALLEY BILLIONAIRE IS FIGHTING TO KEEP A BELOVED BEACH NEAR HIS $37 MILLION ESTATE OFF-LIMITS TO THE PUBLIC - AND HE'S TAKING HIS CASE TO THE SUPREME COURT

The battle between tech titan Vinod Khosla and California activists is heating up. This week, Khosla filed an appeal with the US Supreme...

DROPBOX IPO FILING WARNS:  We may never be profitable

DROPBOX IPO FILING WARNS: WE MAY NEVER BE PROFITABLE

Dropbox on Friday filed to go public. The company has never made a profit and warned it may never, according to a filing. Dropbox officially...

 
 
 
Jennifer Lawrence says she felt empowered doing nudity in her new movie following her 2014 nude photo hack

JENNIFER LAWRENCE SAYS SHE FELT EMPOWERED DOING NUDITY IN HER NEW MOVIE FOLLOWING HER 2014 NUDE PHOTO HACK

Jennifer Lawrence explained to "60 Minutes" why it was important for her to have nude scenes in her new movie, "Red Sparrow." She said...

Dropbox has filed for an IPO

DROPBOX HAS FILED FOR AN IPO

Dropbox just filed for its IPO. The file sharing unicorn Dropbox filed its S-1 on Friday , which means one of the most anticipated...

 
 
 
Vaping instead of smoking still exposes you to toxic metals like lead - here's how worried you should be

VAPING INSTEAD OF SMOKING STILL EXPOSES YOU TO TOXIC METALS LIKE LEAD - HERE'S HOW WORRIED YOU SHOULD BE

A new study found that people who vape may be inhaling potentially dangerous levels of toxic metals like lead. However, the study did...

A prominent NYC venture capitalist says a floating pontoon bridge could be the answer to the looming L train nightmare

A PROMINENT NYC VENTURE CAPITALIST SAYS A FLOATING PONTOON BRIDGE COULD BE THE ANSWER TO THE LOOMING L TRAIN NIGHTMARE

In April 2019, New York City plans to shut down the L line between Brooklyn and Manhattan for 15 months to focus on repairs. Many commuters...

 
 
 
I drove a $70,000 Chevy Tahoe RST on a family road trip to put it to the test -here's how it held up

I DROVE A $70,000 CHEVY TAHOE RST ON A FAMILY ROAD TRIP TO PUT IT TO THE TEST -HERE'S HOW IT HELD UP

The Chevy Tahoe is a large-and-in-charge American SUV that's a great way to haul around a large family. Our tester was a $70,000-plus...

Scientists figured out which human ancestor made the first cave paintings - and it challenges one way we thought humans were unique

SCIENTISTS FIGURED OUT WHICH HUMAN ANCESTOR MADE THE FIRST CAVE PAINTINGS - AND IT CHALLENGES ONE WAY WE THOUGHT HUMANS WERE UNIQUE

Long before early modern humans arrived in Europe, Neanderthals were painting in caves, leaving behind animal shapes and hand-prints. They...

 
 
 
One of bitcoin's biggest problems is showing signs of getting better

ONE OF BITCOIN'S BIGGEST PROBLEMS IS SHOWING SIGNS OF GETTING BETTER

Deutsche Bank examined whether bitcoin's scaling problem is improving in a note out to clients this week. Fees to transfer the coin...

Rapper Lupe Fiasco says cryptocurrencies are like 'baseball cards,' but that blockchain can 'revolutionize' the music industry

RAPPER LUPE FIASCO SAYS CRYPTOCURRENCIES ARE LIKE 'BASEBALL CARDS,' BUT THAT BLOCKCHAIN CAN 'REVOLUTIONIZE' THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

In an interview with Business Insider, rapper Lupe Fiasco compared cryptocurrencies to speculative commodities like "baseball cards,"...

 
 
 
I absolutely love this gorgeous new smartwatch from Skagen - except it's missing one major feature every smartwatch should have in 2018

I ABSOLUTELY LOVE THIS GORGEOUS NEW SMARTWATCH FROM SKAGEN - EXCEPT IT'S MISSING ONE MAJOR FEATURE EVERY SMARTWATCH SHOULD HAVE IN 2018

I was prepared to love the Skagen Falster smartwatch. When I first saw the watch at CES - the tech industry trade show in Las Vegas...

THESE ARE THE BEST CARS, TRUCKS, AND SUVS TO BUY IN 2018

Consumer Reports released its annual Top Picks list. Ten cars all from different segments of the market were selected based on its...

 
 
 



Apple to store Chinese iCloud accounts and keep cryptography keys in China...

Apple to store Chinese iCloud accounts and keep cryptography keys in China starting February 28th

A local law in China is forcing Apple to host Chinese users' iCloud accounts in a data center inside China starting on February 28th. Besides keeping these accounts... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S9 event: start time and how to watch it live

Samsung Galaxy S9 event: start time and how to watch it live

Finally, we are here again. It is a big day for all fans of the South Korean giant. The tech giant will be hosting its MWC 2018 press event in a few hours from now, and fans... Read more ...

T-Mobile achieves 1.3Gbps download speeds using License Assisted Access

T-Mobile achieves 1.3Gbps download speeds using License Assisted Access

T-Mobile have achieved another network speed milestone. T-Mobile and Nokia hit download speeds of 1.3Gbps this week using commercial Nokia tech with License Assisted Access... Read more ...

Nintendo Sets Up User Reviews For Games

Nintendo Sets Up User Reviews For Games

User reviews are coming to Nintendo's website, as spotted by Polygon, adding a feature that lets fans talk up games on Nintendo systems. If you have played a Nintendo 3DS or... Read more ...

Google publicly launches ARCore 1.0 on 13 phones, will begin expanding Lens...

Google publicly launches ARCore 1.0 on 13 phones, will begin expanding Lens preview

After playing around in the experimental phase, Google is bringing its ARCore augmented reality platform to its 1.0 release with availability on over 100 million Android... Read more ...

Google to add new languages and features to Google Assistant as the virtual...

Google to add new languages and features to Google Assistant as the virtual helper goes global

Google announced today that its digital virtual assistant, Google Assistant, is taking its act on the road. And by on the road, we mean that Google has plans to make Assistant... Read more ...

Dropbox files to go public 10 years after launch

Dropbox files to go public 10 years after launch

A decade after it was founded, Dropbox has filed to go public. The beloved, easy-to-use file syncing service had documents unsealed at the SEC today revealing plans for an... Read more ...

Nintendo Sets Up User Reviews For Games

Nintendo Sets Up User Reviews For Games

User reviews are coming to Nintendo's website, as spotted by Polygon, adding a feature that lets fans talk up games on Nintendo systems. If you have played a Nintendo 3DS or... Read more ...

Facebook removes VR shooting demo from conservative conference

Facebook removes VR shooting demo from conservative conference

This week at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference Facebook chose to maintain a booth for attendees that includes an Oculus virtual reality demo. Now This writer... Read more ...

Android dark mode isn't happening: Google blames miscommunication

Android dark mode isn't happening: Google blames miscommunication

Google briefly made waves in the Android community today after a post in its forums said that a dark mode would be added to a future Android release. Users have been requesting... Read more ...