ClassPass secures $70 million Series C led by Temasek

 ClassPass, the subscription service that for fitness classes and gyms, has today announced the close of a $70 million Series C funding round led by Temasek. Existing investors such as Acequia Capital, CRV, General Catalyst, GV, M13 and Thrive a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchJun 16th, 2017

Moonhack breaks a world record for kids coding, again

On Tuesday, 28,575 kids around Australia broke a world record by coding on the same day.  It was all for Moonhack, an event for ages 8 to 18 set up by Code Clubs Australia, a network of 1,950 volunteer-led, after-school coding clubs for children.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

This dating app will let you video chat with matches before you waste your time IRL

If you thought FaceTiming with your family was awkward, just wait. Badoo, the international dating app that boasts somewhere north of 330 million users, today introduced the option to video chat with someone before you commit to meeting up IRL. .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

Final Defenders trailer gives us the best kind of villain

We get a long look at bad guy Alexandra, a new character invented just for this series. This is the final trailer for Defenders, which hits Netflix tomorrow. The long-awaited Neflix series Defenders premieres tomorrow, bringing toget.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 49 min. ago

Gigabyte X399 Aorus Gaming 7 review

We review the Gigabyte X399 Aorus Gaming 7, this motherboard for Ryzen Threadripper processors has five PCI-Express x16 slots, an array of OC buttons as well as a diagnostic POST LED and thee m2 slots. She is pretty alright, we'll have a lo.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

Original Tech helps banks offer better loan applications

 Americans apply for more than 250 million new financial products each year, but the majority of those applications are completed on paper or over the phone. A startup called Original Tech wants to change that by providing white-label software.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 28 min. ago

Voting machine supplier exposes 1.8 million voter records

Cybersecurity firm UpGuard has discovered that personal information from over 1.8 million Chicago residents was unintentionally exposed by voting machine supplier Election Systems & Software (ES&S). The backup files of voter data were found.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News6 hr. 48 min. ago

New Star Wars movie focused on Obi-Wan Kenobi is in the early stages

 The next standalone spin-off series set in the Star Wars universe could be focused on Obi-Wan Kenobi, the Jedi who took Luke Skywalker under his wing in the original series, and who also helped train the child who would become Darth Vader. Vari.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 12 min. ago

Mystik U Comic Sends Zatanna to DC"s Hogwarts

DC Comics reveals a new series that remiagines Zatanna as a Harry Potter-like magical student. DC Comics has revealed Mystik U, a new limited series that should appeal to fans of franchises like Harry Potter or The Magicians. This new book will.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News7 hr. 48 min. ago

BMW’s redesigned 8 Series is cleaner, more aggressive

At the Monterey Car Week BMW just unveiled two new concept vehicles. Both are previews of planned production models of the Series 8 and Z4 Roadster. If the versions you'll find on the forecourt are even close to these concepts, there ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News8 hr. 36 min. ago

When disaster strikes, this secret Verizon bunker keeps your phone working

Verizon's ultra-secure switching center in Yonkers, New York handles 300 million data connections every day. We took a tour to learn more about how the carrier has protected it against natural disasters. The post When disaster strikes, this secret Ve.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 5 min. ago

GM thwarts plaintiffs" $1 billion accord with Old GM trust fund

GM thwarted a $15 million settlement between the company's bankruptcy trust and plaintiffs that would have forced the automaker to contribute $1 billion in stock, prompting claims of a secret plot......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News10 hr. 28 min. ago

Ford settles racial, sexual harassment probe for $10.1 million

Ford agreed to pay $10 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago plants, resolving an investigation by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News10 hr. 28 min. ago

Cisco taps into AI, collaboration with $125M MindMeld buy

Cisco said it would target collaboration applications first with artificial intelligence technology it will get from buying MindMeld for $125 million.The deal, announced today, is Cisco’s third in two weeks and nets the company MindMeld’s AI p.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  networkworldRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

Report: Cities Have A Very Long Way To Go To Meet The Paris Climate Goals

Cities across the country have committed to taking the lead on climate change, but it’s going to be a long road. As the current administration rolls back environmental regulations–led by a president who believes global warming is.....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated News10 hr. 47 min. ago

Portworx Raises $20M Series B to Advance Container Data Services

Running containers is about more than just micro-services......»»

Category: itSource:  enterpriseappstodayRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

Sumo Logic Raises $75M to Advance Machine Data Analytics

Sumo Logic has now raised a total of $235 million......»»

Category: itSource:  enterpriseappstodayRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

Insight Engines Aims for More Data Insights with $15.8M Series A

Machine data learning startup aims to expand beyond cybersecurity roots......»»

Category: itSource:  enterpriseappstodayRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

NBA 2K18 Blog Talks About The Gameplay You Can Expect In The New Game

A new NBA 2K18 blog has been posted to Facebook by 2K Sports, talking about the various ways that the gameplay has changed for the latest entry in the NBA 2K series. 2K Sports goes into pretty great detail, talking about everything from your skills t.....»»

Category: gameSource:  segmentnextRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

The Assassin’s Creed: Origins World Holds The Future Of The Franchise

With Assassin’s Creed: Origins being a return to the wide-open exploration spaces of Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, the Assassin’s Creed: Origins world may be indicating the series’ future, as a wide open world for players to.....»»

Category: gameSource:  segmentnextRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

There Have Been Over Six Million Gears Of War 4 Players, Sales Still A Mystery

New rumors have recently come about that there might be over six million Gears of War 4 players, though sales of the game still remain a mystery. Gears of War 4 came out back in October of last year and got fairly positive reviews, and signaled a tri.....»»

Category: gameSource:  segmentnextRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago