American Startup News for 24 Feb 2018
60.3% of cryptocurrency holders see cryptocurrency volatility as the most important barrier of using cryptocurrencies in everyday transactions.
Study Says Nearly Half Of Parents Worry Their Child Is Addicted To Mobile Devices We have been very critical of Common Sense Media over the past month or so as the organization became very vocal in... bringing their education campaign, “Truth About Tech” to the mainstream media. Tech addiction is a real thing. Studies are […] The post Isn’t Mobile Device Addiction A Parenting Problem? appeared first on Nibletz.
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If I'm not playing a game that I'm supposed to write about then chances are I'm either playing something for fun, talking about games with friends, or thinking about games while I do other things.... This goes for both VR and non-VR. Point being: gaming is a huge part of my life. As a result, […]
Travis Blue From The Creators Of The Travis Translator Helps Young People Connect in 60 Languages, In Real Time Travis is a global company that’s breaking down language barriers through the use of... technology. Their first device, simply called the Travis Translator, is designed to help business travelers and others who travel to foreign countries, […] The post MWC 2018 Preview: Go Global, Speak Local With Travis Blue appeared first on Nibletz.
Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with a small but important change to Windows Update. This build is from the RS4 branch, which represents the next Windows 10 update the... company has yet to announce (but is likely to ship soon). There is no new build from the RS5 branch. Windows […]
(Reuters) — Self-driving cars that back up their computerized system with a remote human operator instead of a fallback driver at the wheel could be tested on California roads as early as April, the... state department of motor vehicles said. Relying on a remote human operator – who could control multiple autonomous vehicles from miles […]
You invite a 'rockstar' to give an opinion, and the first thing they do is tell you what you're doing wrong. Trust them-they know what you should do. Or do they? What if being a guru is the exact... opposite of knowing what you're talking about? Should we even be hiring ninjas, rockstars, and gurus?
GUEST: I've always been fascinated by a game's ability to replicate real-world systems. Social interactions, weather systems, and even nuanced economies are re-created digitally with almost alarming... accuracy. This has always been a part of a game's appeal: the opportunity to safely play around in a world that feels so real. Today, games are inching closer […]
Earlier this week Google and Verily Life Sciences shared the latest advance in computer vision to identify signs of heart disease. With an accuracy of 70 percent, early results from the AI trained on... retinal scan images from more than 200,000 patients is as precise as methods that require blood tests for cholesterol, said Google Brain product […]
Being an entrepreneur means more than developing a product or service that fills a need. Lisa Sugar, founder of global media empire PopSugar, explains how the simple values that propelled her brand... from the start color every aspect of the company culture today.
Nintendo updated Super Mario Odyssey with new, free content yesterday. This introduced the Balloon World online mode that enables players to have fun with an asynchronous hide-and-seek mode. Players... can either hide a balloon and earn coins as other players take turns failing to retrieve it, or they can try to find other players’ balloons […]
Her experience in the museum combined with the lack of resources she saw in the classroom, led her to found her own venture, Curated x Kai. The business uses virtual and augmented reality to bring... people of color access to cultural institutions like museums and monuments.
Somewhere: The Vault Papers teases the possibility of an immense conspiracy unfolding -- but the only way you can find out more is through texting. French developer Norseman Interactive has teamed up... with publisher Playdius on its debut messaging-based narrative mobile game. It launches March 8 on iOS for $3, with an Android release to […]
This communication strategist overcame her traditional views of success to create a life of freedom and impact. Now she helps others own their truth (and their BS) while creating and protecting their... magic - in life and career.