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Facebook launches ‘Hunt for False News’ debunk blog as fakery drops 50%

October 20, 2018 0

Facebook hopes detailing concrete examples of fake news it’s caught — or missed — could improve news literacy, or at least prove it’s attacking the

Tesla is rolling out a cheaper, mid-range Model 3

October 20, 2018 0

Tesla is now offering a new, cheaper mid-range battery version of the Model 3 that starts at $45,000 before federal tax incentives. CEO Elon Musk

PlayStation Vue is first US pay TV provider to integrate with Apple’s TV app

October 20, 2018 0

Sony’s live TV streaming service, PlayStation Vue, announced this week it has become the first U.S. pay TV provider to integrate with Apple’s TV app.

Smart home makers hoard your data, but won’t say if the police come for it

October 20, 2018 0

A decade ago, it was almost inconceivable that nearly every household item could be hooked up to the internet. These days, it’s near impossible to

Alumni Ventures Group is the most active venture fund you’ve never heard of

October 20, 2018 0

Alumni Ventures Group’s (AVG) limited partners aren’t endowment or pension funds. Its typical LP is a heart surgeon in Des Moines, Iowa. The firm has both

Lessons from building Brex into a billion-dollar startup

October 20, 2018 0

Henrique Dubugras Contributor Henrique Dubugras is the founder Brex, the billion-dollar corporate credit provider for startups. When I think about my experience as an immigrant

Domio just raised $12 million in Series A funding to build ‘apart hotels’ across the US

October 20, 2018 0

Hotels can be pricey, and travelers are often forced to leave their rooms for basic things, like food that doesn’t come from the minibar. Yet

Convene uses landlord partnership model to outclass WeWork

October 20, 2018 0

Recent reports that SoftBank may take a majority stake in WeWork has added fuel to the already hot market for startups in the workspace and

Watch BepiColombo’s twin spacecraft launch tonight on a mission to Mercury

October 20, 2018 0

Humanity is about to return to the hottest planet in the solar system. BepiColombo is a mission to Mercury conducted jointly by the European and

New ‘Dark Ads’ pro-Brexit Facebook campaign may have reached over 10M people, say researchers

October 20, 2018 0

A major new campaign of disinformation around Brexit, designed to stir up U.K. ‘Leave’ voters, and distributed via Facebook, may have reached over 10 million