Daily Archives: October 26, 2017

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Waymo to start testing its self-driving cars in Michigan

 Waymo’s next stop for its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica test vehicles is Michigan. The company that sprung from Google’s self-driving car project will be deploying its autonomous cars just in time for Michigan’s winter, too, which will mean that they should encounter a range of major challenges, including snow, sleet and […]

Super Mario Odyssey is a masterpiece of twists and turns

 It’s almost unnerving how good Nintendo is at its job — at least, when the wizards there choose to apply themselves. Super Mario Odyssey is a embarrassment of riches, never failing to surprise for hours and hours and maintaining an unflaggingly positive feeling the entire time. It’s an essential for […]

Google Pixelbook review: the Chromebook grows up

 It was easy to discount the Chromebook early on. The earliest models weren’t particularly capable, with limited functionality, an anemic app selection and a reliance on a constant internet connection. But the products were a surprise hit in schools, now comprising a staggering 58 percent market share in the classroom. It’s […]

GoFundMe launches native content arm to make videos for campaigns

 GoFundMe has racked up over $4 billion in donations as the world’s biggest platform for people setting up donation campaigns, in part by leveraging the power of social media to get people to share stories around those campaigns, with the biggest of these often going viral. Now, to tap deeper into […]

Apple accused of reducing the accuracy and quality of iPhone X’s Face ID

Apple claims Bloomberg’s report on iPhone X Face ID is false Last month, Apple had to face an embarrassing glitch at the launch of its premium flagship, iPhone X while demonstrating Face ID, the company’s new facial recognition software that unlocks the device. If this was not enough, a new […]

Discussing femtech from head to toe at Disrupt Berlin with Chiaro, Clue, and Natural Cycles

Femtech, or tech concentrating on women’s health, has picked up steam in the last couple of years as more female founders and engineers get involved in tech. As such, we opted to pull in some of the top founders in the industry for a lively discussion on what’s happening in […]