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5 things you may have missed in Disney's latest earnings

5 THINGS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED IN DISNEY'S LATEST EARNINGS

The Walt Disney Company announced better-than-expected results last week when it unveiled its earnings for the second quarter of 2022...

STARTUP YACHTS, ADAM NEUMANN AND WAIT WHAT YEAR IS IT AGAIN?

And welcome back to Equity , a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. Natasha...

 
 
 

OIL AND GAS DIDN'T BENEFIT FROM INVESTOR LARGESSE IN RECENT YEARS - BUT RENEWABLES DID

With the climate-and-energy-focused Inflation Reduction Act expected to be signed by President Joe Biden this week, The Wall Street...

Android 13 rolls out to Pixel devices today

ANDROID 13 ROLLS OUT TO PIXEL DEVICES TODAY

In a blog post , Google today confirmed that the latest version of Android is starting to roll out to Pixel devices, following the...

 
 
 

HOW SHOULD WEB3 COMPANIES APPROACH FUNDRAISING DURING A DOWNTURN?

Jenny Q. Ta Contributor Share on Twitter Jenny Q. Ta is the CEO of GalaxE.io by HODL Assets . The financial market crash this year...

REPORT: APPLE TESTED ADS IN APPLE MAPS, AS IT WEIGHS BROADER ADS PUSH

A new report from Bloomberg indicates Apple may be expanding its advertising business beyond the App Store and other first-party apps...

 
 
 

A16Z SAYS “WEBACK” TO WEWORK'S NEUMANN WITH ITS BIGGEST CHECK EVER

Andreessen Horowitz seems determined to keep the capital flowing to controversial WeWork founder Adam Neumann. The storied venture...

TikTok rolls out a basic in-app text-to-image AI generator

TIKTOK ROLLS OUT A BASIC IN-APP TEXT-TO-IMAGE AI GENERATOR

TikTok has rolled a new in-app text-to-image AI generator that lets users type in a prompt and receive an image that can be used as...

 
 
 

VCS SET SIGHTS ON AFRICAN COUNTRIES BEYOND THE ‘BIG FOUR'

Africa's tech startup scene has grown significantly over the last decade, with various reports showing a sizable increase in the number...

What you might have missed at Black Hat and Def Con 2022

WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED AT BLACK HAT AND DEF CON 2022

Hackers, researchers, cybersecurity companies, and government officials descended on Las Vegas last week for Black Hat and Def Con,...

 
 
 

UNITY REJECTS APPLOVIN'S $20 BILLION MERGER OFFER

Unity announced this morning that it is committed to its merger with ironSource and will reject AppLovin's $20 billion proposal . Last...

 
 
 

U.K. GOVERNMENT PUSHES ‘SOCIAL TARIFFS' TO BRING CHEAPER BROADBAND TO HARD-UP HOUSEHOLDS

The U.K. government is rolling out a new scheme designed to create and promote cheaper broadband for lower-income households across...

WHEN THE DAM BREAKS, IPOS ARE GOING TO FLOW LIKE FUCKING CRAZY

No one expects every startup worth $1 billion to be ready to go public, but the collection of billion-dollar startups that are ready...

 
 
 

GORGIAS' VALUATION RISES TO $710M WITH $30M SERIES C FOR E-COMMERCE CUSTOMER SUPPORT

Gorgias , developing customer service tools for e-commerce companies, raised $30 million in new Series C capital in a round that boosted...

Snap says Snapchat+ now has 1 million subscribers, introduces new features

SNAP SAYS SNAPCHAT+ NOW HAS 1 MILLION SUBSCRIBERS, INTRODUCES NEW FEATURES

Snap said today that the company's paid subscription plan Snapchat+ , which launched in June, now has more than 1 million users across...

 
 
 
Your future shrimp meal could come from Atarraya's farming technology

YOUR FUTURE SHRIMP MEAL COULD COME FROM ATARRAYA'S FARMING TECHNOLOGY

Atarraya , creator of Shrimpbox, a sustainable “plug-and-play” shrimp farming technology, is swimming to the surface after being in...

Mobot secures capital to grow its fleet of robots that bug-test mobile apps

MOBOT SECURES CAPITAL TO GROW ITS FLEET OF ROBOTS THAT BUG-TEST MOBILE APPS

Mobile apps have to be bug-tested across countless devices to ensure they work as intended. Users don't look kindly on poor experiences...

 
 
 

GALAXY DIGITAL CALLS OFF ITS $1.2 BILLION ACQUISITION OF BITGO

Crypto sector's first $1 billion deal, announced at the height of record surge in token prices, is disbanding as the market reverses...

PORSCHE SIGNS 25-YEAR SOLAR ENERGY DEAL

Apparently, solar power is hot right now. Porsche said Monday that it plans to build and operate a solar power microgrid at its U.S....

 
 
 



Android 13 is now rolling out to Google Pixel phones

Android 13 is now rolling out to Google Pixel phones

Following months of beta releases, Google has finally begun rolling out the stable version of Android 13 on Pixel phones. Read more ...

Blackview BL8800 Pro review: Speed meets durability

Blackview BL8800 Pro review: Speed meets durability

For people whose job requires them to carry around a rugged piece of tech, the Blackview BL8800 Pro is an ideal choice. It can withstand any amount of wear and tear. Plus, its... Read more ...

Google will now exempt political campaigns from Gmail's spam filters

Google will now exempt political campaigns from Gmail's spam filters

Google's request to allow political campaign emails to bypass Gmail's spam filters has been granted by the FEC. Read more ...

Google's next-gen Nest Wifi spotted with a major upgrade in tow

Google's next-gen Nest Wifi spotted with a major upgrade in tow

Google's upcoming Nest Wifi router appeared at the FCC. The new router will come with Wi-Fi 6E connectivity which should assist users with multiple wireless devices on one... Read more ...

Hinged, Dual-Screen Display Coming Soon with Touch Option

Hinged, Dual-Screen Display Coming Soon with Touch Option

Appeals to potential customers to “save your neck and your desk space,” by opting for this decidedly different dual-24-inch clamshell display on a stand. Read more ...

Alder Lake Laptop Webcam Support in Linux is Super Shaky

Alder Lake Laptop Webcam Support in Linux is Super Shaky

A Linux expert has reported that Alder Lake laptops sporting the MIPI IPU6 are suffering from Linux compatibility issues surrounding proprietary drivers. Full open source... Read more ...

Amazon's 2022 Fire 7 tablet is 25 percent off for the first time

For the first time since Amazon released the Fire 7 earlier this year, the company has discounted the base model - the one with 16GB of storage and lock screen ads - to $45... Read more ...

Rian Johnson's Poker Face Peacock Series Adds Sons Of Anarchy And Riverdale...

Rian Johnson's upcoming mystery drama series Poker Face is proving to be another opportunity for the director to arrange for an eclectic and exciting ensemble cast. According... Read more ...

Apex Legends Dataminer Uncovers Seemingly Unreleased Trailer

Apex Legends is known for its amusing, well-animated trailers , event promos , and episodes of Stories from the Outlands. Typically, these trailers appear on the official Apex... Read more ...

Emily Blunt Joins Ryan Gosling in Director David Leitch's THE FALL GUY

Emily Blunt Joins Ryan Gosling in Director David Leitch's THE FALL GUY

Deadpool and Bullet Train director David Leitch is currently developing a film adaptation of the classic TV series The Fall Guy. Ryan Gosling is set to star in the film, and... Read more ...