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Monthly Archives: September 2019
Image: All Images: AppleEvery year it feels like Apple’s big iPhone event offers fewer and fewer surprises. This year was no different. Once again, we got three new phones and a new Apple Watch. But we also got some new and interesting details about the company’s future.The new iPhones, as we expected, are the iPhone…Read More »
Windows Phone: May maybe presumably well maybe Android no doubt be damage up far from Google thanks to antitrust complications?
A company the size of Alphabet is always going to face the scrutiny of lawmakers in the U.S. and abroad. We've seen it for years — a country or group of countries haul Google into a court and ends up reaching some sort of "agreement" that mostly satisfies the original complaint and always puts money…Read More »
Blockchain: The SEC could perchance no longer play ball on bitcoin ETFs. Here’s how Franklin Templeton and others are launching funds with crypto and blockchain twists.
Asset managers haven't been able to persuade the SEC to greenlight bitcoin exchange-traded funds. Now they're turning to putting a crypto spin on other kinds of products. The field is crowded with ETFs tracking benchmarks like stock and bond indexes, and firms are constantly looking for a new niche to lure assets. Intense competition has…Read More »
Dapper Labs, the company behind CryptoKitties and upcoming projects such as NBA Top Shot, has raised $11 million in funding. It also unveiled the development of Flow, a new blockchain built to enable decentralized applications at scale. The largest investor in the round was Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto fund, with participation from new investors Accomplice, AppWorks,…Read More »
Last week our portfolio company Dapper Labs, the maker of CryptoKitties, CheezeWizards, and soon NBA Top Shot, all crypto games, announced the development of the Flow blockchain. You might ask “why do we need yet another blockchain?” and you would be right to ask that. The answer is that Dapper has built several games on…Read More »
We normally say it’s probably a good idea to update to the latest version of iOS whenever possible—for the extra features you get to play with, the potentially improved performance, and any bug patches or security fixes you might get. Though iOS 13 just launched yesterday, there’s one great reason why you might actually want…Read More »
Computer viruses, malware, and other cybersecurity threats are a global problem. But politics are intruding on the global response.You’ve read your last complimentary article this month. Subscribe Now. If you’re already a subscriber sign in.Klint Finley is a contributing writer for WIRED covering tech policy, software development, cloud computing, and more.Read More »
How I WorkThe How I Work series asks heroes, experts, and all-around productive people to share their shortcuts, workspaces, routines, and more. The Century Foundation turns one century old this year. The progressive think tank has shaped U.S. history, assisting in the birth of the SEC and advising on Social Security, urbanization, fair elections, strengthening workers’…Read More »
Security: Couple Wanted on Homicide Costs Are Captured in Arizona Woodland After Hiding for sixteen Days
Blane and Susan Barksdale escaped on Aug. 26 after overpowering two private security guards who were transporting them back to Tucson, Ariz., the authorities said.ImageBooking photos of Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife, Susan Barksdale, 59.CreditCreditTucson Police Department, via Associated PressWhat Blane and Susan Barksdale had been doing since Aug. 26 is still somewhat of…Read More »