Relax everybody: Grindr isgoing to makefinding a potential partner a much simpler affair. You see, now the app willcalculate travel timein addition to how far away a potential Lothario is from you, physically.
When an audio company has a verifiedheadphone hit on their hands, what can they do to improve it—fix something that isn’t really broken? If you’re Focal, you look forward—not back. So they decided to make their popular Spirit One headphone better by improving components and further tweaking the sound.
Early Friday evening, Uber started offering rides in Portland, Ore., despite fierce protests from the mayor and the commissioner of the city’s transportation bureau. Now Uber, which is based in San Francisco, is going to court.Portland announced Monday that it had sued Uber, accusing the company of operating an “illegal, unregulated transportation service.
Today's soundtrack post is dedicated to the memory of Steve Jobs. This is a classic by his favorite singer, Bob Dylan: Mr. Tambourine Man, from his 1965 album Bringing It All Back Home one. More »
In this week’s Gadget Lab podcast, Dylan Tweney and Mike Isaac discuss the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook. We got one, and we tested it. Bottom line? It looks great, but it’s missing a [...]
Box Hasn't Gone Public Yet, But It's Already Holding Earnings Calls Box is one of the most hotly anticipated tech IPOs, but the cloud storage startup isn't rushing into going public. "We want to be acting like a public company before we go public," Dylan Smith, co-founder and CFO of Box, told Mashable in an interview last week. As it turns out, Smith means that literally.
Yahoo has dismissed fears of hacking and impersonation after it deactivates dormant user accounts, arguing that the risk of identity theft is incredibly low.
It’s that time of the year again for us nerds to infiltrate Sand Hill Road, let loose, and enjoy some good food and libations. We’ve been hosting the TechCrunch summer party with VC firm August Capital since 2006. This year, as in years past, we’ll be partying on August Capital’s beautiful, sunny Sand Hill balcony on Friday, July 26. The party starts at 5:30 p.m. and goes til 9:00 p.m.