From bootstrapped to a $2.1B valuation, ReCharge raises $227M for subscription management platform

ReCharge, a provider of subscription management software for e-commerce, announced today that it has raised $227 million in a Series B growth round at a $2.1 billion valuation.  Summit Partners, ICONIQ Growth and Bain Capital Ventures provided the c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchMay 6th, 2021

Get two months of Kindle Unlimited for ONLY $5 with this Prime Day deal

Been eyeing a Kindle Unlimited subscription? Amazon has a great Prime Day deal saving you 75% on the price of your first two months of Kindle Unlimited......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2021

Dell announces new server products and may offer APEX in Taiwan in 2022

Dell has announced its new PowerStore enterprise storage systems and Power Edge servers powered by Intel's Whitley processors in Taiwan, and the company may also start offering its APEX subscription services in Taiwan in 2022, according to Dell Taiwa.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Intensive water management in California promotes "live fast, die young" cycle in floodplain forests

Woodlands along streams and rivers are an important part of California's diverse ecology. They are biodiversity hotspots, providing various ecosystem services including carbon sequestration and critical habitat for threatened and endangered species......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Your old Wear OS watch can, technically, update to the new Wear software

Google and Samsung's new Wear OS can run on the old Snapdragon Wear platform, Qualcomm said this week......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Blade, the Uber for Helicopters and Chartered Jets, Had a Fake Spokesperson for Three Years

For three years until his departure this January, Simon McLaren served as the director of communications for Blade, the urban aviation startup that went public earlier this year at a valuation of more than $800 million. His work in that time was larg.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

year of PS Plus for under $40 right here

CDKeys is currently offering an awesome deal on one-year and three-month PlayStation Plus membership digital codes. It's an easy way to re-up your subscription and get access to free games and more......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Waymo raises $2.5 billion in latest fundraising round despite challenges

Waymo, the self-driving company of Google's parent company Alphabet, has raised $2.5 billion as its investors appear undeterred by a CEO change and progress that has lagged expectations......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Finding the "sweet spots" for managed aquifer recharge

Much of California's $50 billion agricultural industry depends on groundwater. We typically see only what this water makes possible above the soil: almond and pistachio groves, citrus orchards, rows of lettuce and grapevines and cattle herds in a val.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Student matches personality and money to reach top 100 innovative wealth management companies

A fintech firm, born out of the Modular Executive MBA (MEMBA) at the Business School (formerly Cass), is making waves after being named one of the 100 most innovative global tech firms in the wealth management sector......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Shortage of notebook ICs in varying degrees

Shortages of notebook-use ICs are in varying degrees, according to industry sources. The supply of display driver ICs, power management chips and I/O controllers is extremely tight, for example......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

IC Insights raises 2021 IC market forecast to 24% growth

IC Insights has raised its IC market growth forecast for 2021 to 24%, compared with its previous estimate of 19% growth......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Apple’s podcast subscriptions went live today—with a 30 percent cut

Creators can set whatever subscription fee they choose or not take part at all. A Subscriber Edition page in the Podcasts app. [credit: Apple.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

An act of God, or just bad management? Why trees fall and how to prevent it

The savage storms that swept Victoria last week sent trees crashing down, destroying homes and blocking roads. Under climate change, stronger winds and extreme storms will be more frequent. This will cause more trees to fall and, sadly, people may di.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Supreme Court Revives LinkedIn Bid To Shield Personal Data

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave Microsoft's LinkedIn another chance to try to stop rival hiQ Labs from harvesting personal data from the professional networking platform's public profiles -- a practice that LinkedIn contends threatens the priva.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Generark HomePower 2 emergency backup generator can charge EVs and much more

Don't settle for backup power that can't handle most of life's appliances and devices. This power tower can recharge anything......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Microsoft’s emphasis on Forza raises questions about Halo Infinite’s launch date

The E3 Xbox Showcase spent more time on its driving game than the Master Chief......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Also Leaving Freenode: FSF, GNU, plus Linux and Python support channels

Freenode's Linux support channel has an official web page at, which now bears this announcement: 22+ year old ##linux on freenode has been seized by freenode staff The community's (multi-platform) site reminds visitors of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Rocksmith+ debuts as a subscription service, PC closed beta starts today

Rocksmith+ subscribers can look forward to a suite of different features geared toward teaching them how to play an acoustic, electric, or bass guitar......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Florida"s Fired Covid-19 Data Manager "Permanently Suspended" From Twitter

Florida's fired Department of Health data manager Rebekah Jones has been "permanently suspended" from Twitter, "for violations of the Twitter Rules on spam and platform manipulation," a Twitter spokesperson tells Slashdot. Florida's Sun-Sentinel re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

MySQL 101: Installation, care, and feeding on Ubuntu

If you've got 15 minutes, we can show you the ropes of basic MySQL management. Enlarge / Warning: Learning the care and feeding of MySQL instances does not grant knowledge of or safe interaction with actual marine mammals. (credit: Oracle) One.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021