Pluralsight, the online technology training service has raised a gigantic $135 million in new financing as it aims to consolidate its position as a key player in personal and professional continuing IT education. “We believe in the vision we have of democratizing professional education,” opines Pluralsight chief executive Aaron Skonnard to TechCrunch’s Jonathan Shieber, and […]
Pin Drop, an App and website allowing you to save, organise, and share locations, has now launched on Apple iPhone US App Store, as posted by Mike Butcher on TechCrunch. It now carries a new collaborative mapping features and the capability to have various profiles too. Pin Drop is a location bookmarking app for saving […]
Tastebuds Media Ltd., the London based social dating network that connects users according to their music interests, is acquiring its U.S. competitor moosify. Moosify is a mobile-first “social dating” app that also connects people around music, it is a rival to Tastebuds. Terms of the deal are still not made public. Tastebuds co-founder Alex Parish […]
Amris, the UK e-recruitment firm, owned by The Internet Corporation Limited has acquired Los Angeles based social recruitment platform, Zao, as posted by Steve O’Hear on TechCrunch, Details of the deal are still undisclosed. Zao is revolutionizing social recruiting by allowing companies to offer referral rewards to their professional and personal networks for referral hires, […]
Women.com is the latest female specific networking portal to reinvigorate the special charisma and conversational dynamism that sparks when a group of females assemble. Women.com is poised to be the hub for women to speak honestly with peers, consciously keeping the male gender away— this portal is one of its kind in the online world. […]
Facebook is in talks to buy a drone company called Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to TechCrunch. The acquisition would reportedly further the efforts of Internet.org, a coalition of mobile technology companies spearheaded by Facebook that is working to bring Internet access to the 5 billion or so people around the world without it. The fact is, Titan […]
Two weeks ago, we exclusively reported the iPhone 5S release date as June 29th, according to an inside source from Apple. Now our story is backed up by many rumors that confirm a late June release of Apple’s iPhone 5S. The latest information comes, today, from TechCrunch, who reports that a confidential catalog, with details […]
The 6th Crunchies Annual Award Show has ended with TechCrunch, GigaOm and Venture Beat handing out 20 awards to the best startups, founders and venture capitalists. The big winner of the 2012 Crunchies is the GitHub, which is the Best Startup overall. Congratulations to all the winners: Best Technology Achievement (2011 winner: Siri) Mars Curiosity – […]
Are you an European startup?What do you wish for Christmas? There is a lot of innovation happening outside of Silicon Valley. Here is a list of ideas that you can find below: 1. Inspiration – For European tech founders to think more collectively, lobby government more effectively and put themselves out there as heroes for […]
Check out the Best 5 Gadget Innovations of 2012: 1. Google Glass Project Glass is a research and development program by Google Inc to develop an augmented reality head-mounted display (HMD). The gadget would display information in smartphone-like format hands-free and could interact with the Internet via natural language voice commands. The prototype’s functionality appearance […]
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Eyeless Swimmer : Cousins of Humans!!
Is n’t it surprising and exciting to know that some bizarre creature is our very distant cousin! But it is proved to be so. They have been a mystery since their discovery more than a century ago. With the discovery of fossils of these bizarre creatures recently on Kangaroo island off of Australia, researchers understood […]
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Skype Takes On Snapchat With Its New Qik App
Sharing a photo or a video has always been a difficult task rather than the text sharing. But services like WhatsApp and Snapchat have made things easier and happier. Video content for that matter any kind of media can be easily shared on these two services. Now Skype is now getting on the same stream […]