How to overcome the challenges of switching to usage-based pricing

The shift from pure subscription to usage-based pricing is nearly as complex as going from on-premise to SaaS. Kyle Poyar Contributor Share on Twitter Kyle Poyar is VP of Growth.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchFeb 23rd, 2021

Google claims it will stop tracking individual users for ads

Google says anonymized, group-based interest tracking will be good enough. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) As Google's plan to kill third-party tracking cookies ramps up, the company is answering questions about what will repla.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 55 min. ago

QIAGEN Launches QIAsphere Cloud-Based Connectivity Solution to Enhance QIAstat-Dx Capabilities in Digital Diagnostics

Major step towards bringing customer service to critical and syndromic testing QIAsphere mobile App enables real-time and remote test monitoring from anywhere, and will be available for additional QIAGEN instruments in coming months QIAstat-Dx custom.....»»

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Toro acquires robotic tractor/snow blower maker, Left Hand Robotics

Toro this week announced its intentions to acquire Left Hand Robotics. The Colorado-based startup (not to be confused with Righthand Robotics) is a natural fit for the lawn mowing giant, as the producer of the RT-1000, an autonomous system capable of.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 23 min. ago

Assessing a compound"s activity, not just its structure, could accelerate drug discovery

Assessing a drug compound by its activity, not simply its structure, is a new approach that could speed the search for COVID-19 therapies and reveal more potential therapies for other diseases. This action-based focus -- called biological activity-ba.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News5 hr. 54 min. ago

Google promises to stop selling your browsing history to advertisers

Google announced on Wednesday that it would stop selling targeted ads based on your browsing history. The search giant has relied on data mainly gathered through third-party cookies to provide users with ads relevant to their tastes and interests. Ho.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News6 hr. 22 min. ago

University students with special educational needs highlight the benefits of e-assessment

While the digitization process offers an extensive list of opportunities, it also presents a number of challenges for higher education institutions, a primary one of which is learner authentication in online education. More and more higher education.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 23 min. ago

Meet this year’s winners of the Dance Your PhD contest

This year's contest also featured a special award for best COVID-19-related dance. Finnish researcher Jakub Kubecka won this year's Dance Your PhD contest with a rap-based dance inspired by his work on the physics of atmospheric molecular.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News6 hr. 55 min. ago

First impressions of AppLovin’s IPO filing

Could a bet on AppLovin then, could be viewed as a wager not on its business income growth, but on the strength of consumer app demand? AppLovin released its S-1 filing yesterday, bringing the Palo Alto-based mobile app-focused software co.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 23 min. ago

The use for drones and robotics in a pandemic world

While drones and robots were already in use in some specific cases like surveillance and videography, the pandemic has accelerated their usage in other aspects of human lives. Many delivery companies and restaurants in the US and China launched conta.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated News9 hr. 22 min. ago

Creating joyful shopping experiences in a post-pandemic world

In the midst of challenges, 2020 gave us a lot of things to be thankful for. The global crisis pushed us to experience a way of life we might have never believed was possible. We’ve been able to work remotely, with little or no loss of productivity.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated News9 hr. 22 min. ago

Help is a long way away: The challenges of sending humans to Mars

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin stepped out a lunar lander onto the surface of the moon. The landscape in front of him, which was made up of stark blacks and grays, resembled what he later called "magnificent desolation.".....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News9 hr. 23 min. ago

Minu, a Mexico City-based, pay-on-demand startup, lands a $14M Series A

Many of the startups raising capital in Mexico are focused on financial inclusion, aiming to level the playing field in a country that is largely unbanked and has a burgeoning middle class. One such company, minu, a Mexico City-based, pay-on-demand s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 55 min. ago

China smartphone AP shipments to grow 12% in 2021, says Digitimes Research

About 795.7 million smartphone application processors will be shipped to China-based handset vendors in 2021, up 12.2% on year, forecasts Digitimes Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News11 hr. 55 min. ago

CCL maker EMC to enhance profits with better product mix in 2021

Taiwan-based CCL manufacturer Elite Materials (EMC) expects to further enhance its product mix in 2021 for profit growth, after seeing its net earnings rise 13.85% on year to a record high of NT$3.694 billion (US$131.93 million) in 2020 with total re.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News11 hr. 55 min. ago

Allbirds to make shoes using plant-based leather to help "eradicate petroleum from the fashion industry"

American footwear brand Allbirds is set to introduce what it claims is the first leather alternative entirely made from plant-based ingredients. Read more American footwear brand Allbirds is set to introduce what it claims is the first leath.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News13 hr. 23 min. ago

Dooly closes on $20M for AI-based tools to help salespeople with their busywork

Robotic process automation has taken the enterprise world by storm, by providing a set of tools for those doing repetitive, volume-based tasks to use software to remove some of that labor to let those people focus on more complicated tasks. Today a s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 23 min. ago

VCM makers to expand production capacity

Japan-based VCM (voice coil motor) suppliers, mainly Alps Alpine and Mizumi, have asked their Taiwan-based contract makers including Audix to expand production capacity by about 40% by the end of June or early July 2021, according to industry sources.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 55 min. ago

AT&T plans explained: 5G, pricing, and deals

AT&T offers a range of different plans, and many of them can take advantage of AT&T's rapidly expanding 5G network. Here's everything you need to know......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 55 min. ago

Lime’s retired e-bike batteries find second life in Bluetooth speakers

Urban mobility company Lime has teamed up with a U.K.-based sustainable design startup to transform its retired e-bike batteries into Bluetooth speakers......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 55 min. ago

Beyond Meat Signs Global Supply Deals With McDonald"s, KFC and Pizza Hut

U.S. plant-based protein company Beyond Meat has signed global supply deals with fast food firms McDonald's and Yum! Brands, which includes KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and others. AgFunderNews reports: The three-year strategic agreement with McDonald's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021