Fraugster, a startup that uses AI to detect payment fraud, raises $5M
Fraugster, a German and Israeli startup that has developed Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to help eliminate payment fraud, has raised $5 million in funding. Earlybird led the round, alongside existing investors Speedinvest, Seedcamp and an unnamed large Swiss family office. The new capital...
Alibaba teams up with Samsung, Louis Vuitton and other brands to fight counterfeit goods
Just weeks after revealing its first court case against sellers of counterfeit goods, Alibaba has again pledged to increase its focus on fake goods after it announced a partnership with 20 global consumer brands. Read More
Prosecutors in Korea want to arrest Samsung’s leader on bribery charges
Samsung is still getting over the Galaxy Note 7, but already an investigation into alleged bribery in its native South Korea is threatening to plunge it into yet another crisis. Read More
The year in analytics
Well, 2016 is officially in the past. Between the election drama, the stock markets tossing and turning, celebrities moving on and Harambe, it was a doozy. Read More
Start thinking like a startup
Shifts in a rapidly changing retail world and dramatic changes in consumer behavior continue to be a challenge for some traditional retailers. Legacy retailers that have remained stagnant with their old-guard ways are struggling to maintain sales and stay relevant with today’s consumer. The success...
Lessons from Dharamsala on business and life
Why don’t we set our goals around giving sincerely and unconditionally in our personal lives and careers. Forget about what you want to receive back — the universe returns back a more meaningful and lasting ROI than any other market ever could. Read More
Puerto Rico turns to tech and entrepreneurialism to revitalize the economy
Puerto Rico is steeped in more than $70 billion of debt that has been accruing for the better part of a decade. As part of its new economic development plan, Puerto Rican officials are looking to technology and entrepreneurship to revitalize the economy, attract its bright minds back to the island ...
Innovation under the hood will rev the engines of a fintech revolution
New consumer-facing financial applications are being built on top of old banking infrastructure, while other startups are going around financial infrastructure altogether. Together, they are unbundling the roles of banks and other financial incumbents. Read More
Dronerise: gradually, then suddenly
Drones feel a bit like old news already, don’t they? At least in the Valley, with its hyper-fragmented mayfly attention span. The military has used them for decades. DJI, the undisputed (consumer) polycopter industry leader, was founded in 2006. We tech journalists can’t stop talking about drones, ...
Technology can’t replace the human touch
Everywhere you turn these days, there’s talk of automation replacing people. Technology is surely advancing at a rapid rate, and in today’s click-driven media environment, sensationalism sells, but just because tech can replace a human worker doesn’t mean we’re always going to want that. In some in...
Man gets life for raping, getting 10-year-old pregnant in Florida
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My 100-year-old grandpa with my 1-day-old cousin
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At a da Vinci exhibit
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Found yesterday's front page joke from r/funny on a ~200 BCE stone tablet.
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TIL Steven Spielberg wanted to direct a James Bond film, but he was turned down by the franchise's owners. When he told his friend George Lucas, Lucas said he had a film "just like James Bond but even better." It was a story about an archaeologist named Indiana.
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Meme for life
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Oh shi- OH MY GOOOOOD
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FAP to organise ‘The Future in Your Hands’’ marathon
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Trump Calls NATO Obsolete and Dismisses EU in German Interview
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These icicles appear to be out of focus.
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