December 10, 2019 News Magazine

Month: October 2019


How you react when your systems fail may define your business

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Just around 9:45 a.m. Pacific Time on February 28, 2017, websites like Slack, Business Insider, Quora and other well-known destinations...

This tactile display lets visually impaired users feel on-screen 3D shapes

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Using a computer and modern software can be a chore to begin with for the visually impaired, but fundamentally visual...

8th Wall’s new Cloud Editor helps customers quickly build mobile AR experiences

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

The world of phone-based AR has involved a lot of promises, but the future that’s developed has so far been...

Small satellite startup Kepler opens sign-ups for its IoT developer kits

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Kepler Communications, the Toronto-based startup that’s focused on developing and deploying shoebox-sized satellites to provide telecommunications services, is opening up registration for those interested in getting their first developer kits. These developer kits, designed to help potential commercial customers take advantage of its Internet of Things (IoT) narrowband connectivity deploying next year, will then be made available to purchase for elect partners next year. This kind of early access is designed to give companies interested in using the kind of connectivity Kepler intends on providing a head start on testing and integration. Kepler‘s service is designed to provide global coverage using a single network for IoT operators, at low costs relative to the market, for applications including tracking shipping containers, railway networks, livestock and crops and much more. Kepler says that its IoT network, which will be made up of nanosatellites designed specifically for this pur..

Small satellite startup Kepler opens sign-ups for its IoT developer kits

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Kepler Communications, the Toronto-based startup that’s focused on developing and deploying shoebox-sized satellites to provide telecommunications services, is opening up...

Facebook sues OnlineNIC for domain name fraud associated with malicious activity

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Facebook today announced it has filed suit in California against a domain registrar OnlineNIC and its proxy service ID Shield...

Supercross’s anticipated EV class not ready for primetime in 2020

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Motorcycle racing series Supercross isn’t quite ready to add an EV class. The sport — where riders race high-performance machines...

Sidewalk Labs (Alphabet’s grand experiment in smart cities) will move forward with Toronto project

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

In the two years since Sidewalk Labs pitched its vision for a grand smart city development — encompassing an entire...

Daily Crunch: Twitter is banning political ads

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered...

The Utah startup scene gets another boost with Album VC’s new $75 million fund

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Album VC, a Lehi, Utah-based early-stage venture firm that’s been known until now as Peak Ventures, just gathered up $75...