This House is Like an Archaic Stone Block in Middle of the Forest

The polygonal exterior shape and the steep topography of the site let the building appear as an archaic stone block in middle of the forest | Continue reading | 7 years ago

How Successful People Rise on a Tide of Advantage

Why do some people succeed, having remarkable and productive productive lives, while so many more never reach their potential? Culture, especially American culture, would have us believe success is the product of individual effort. We would like to believe hard work pays off. But … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Monkey Island creator asks Disney to sell IP

Ron Gilbert, creator of Monkey Island, has asked Disney to sell back his gaming IP.That includes the rights to beloved adventure game franchise Monkey Islan… | Continue reading | 7 years ago

AIM Group International win the bid to host ICSES 2022 in Rome

The Italian capital has won the bid to host the International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 2022; ICSES is to be held at La Nuvola Congress Centre in Rome in May. Held every three years, ICSES 2022 represents a top-level meeting for surgeons who specialize in shoulder an … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Overwatch Competitive mode to return roughly end of June

Overwatch Competitive mode will return "sometime towards the end of June", game director Jeff Kaplan has said.Competitive mode appeared at the end of closed beta but was omitted from open beta because of player feedback. In a live interview on Facebook last night Kaplan expanded … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

eBay acquires Spanish ticketing platform Ticketbis to expand StubHub’s presence in 47 new markets

eBay has announced plans to acquire Spanish startup Ticketbis, an online ticketing platform that operates in 47 markets. Ticketbis has secured more than $25 million in funding since it was founded in 2009, and counts offices in Bilbao and Madrid though it operates across Southern … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

The oldest wine competition worldwide is coming up this June

From 17 to 19 June 2016, the 58th international wine competition will be held in Ljubljana. The event Vino Ljubljana, that has been organised by the GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre since 1955, will introduce wine samples from all over the world. Around 40 tasters … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

2017: Google will Passwörter für Android-Geräte abschaffen

Im Rahmen einer unauffällig platzierten Google-I/O-Veranstaltung hat ATAP-Chef Daniel Kaufman (Advanced Technology and Projects) den Stand der Dinge beim Project Abacus erläutert, mit dem der Konzern Passwörter für Android-Ger&a... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

NuTonomy raises $16M to make self-driving taxis a reality by 2018

Another week, another story about a promising independent self-driving vehicle company. Last week, Otto came out of stealth to offer autonomous technology for trucks, and today MIT spinoff NuTonomy announced $16 million in funding to go after its ambitious goal of offering self-d … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Get popcorn and watch T&Cs for 30 apps being read aloud over 24 hours…

Terms and conditions suck, as we’ve said before. They are designed to be impenetrably unreadable to convince app users not to bother. The ‘Click here to AGREE’ button might as well have a giant cartoon arrow winking away on it. Read More | Continue reading | 7 years ago

There is more than one solution to your problem (and your problem is real)

Challenge one: Believing that the solution you've got (the person you want to hire, the strategy you want to implement, the decision you want to make) is the one and only way to make the problem go away or take... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

New MacBook Pro might have an OLED touch bar instead of function keys

Ever since the big Retina change of 2012, Apple's MacBook Pro line has been roughly the same. Yes, there have been improvements: The laptops got a bit thinner, the processors inside more powerful, the battery a little bigger. But radical changes were absent; grab a MacBook Pro fr … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Airmail adds smart folders, scheduled sending and gesture support to its Mac email app

Desktop email clients are great for when you need to manage multiple accounts from various providers. If that sounds like you and you’re running OS X, you’ll want to give Airmail a try. The app has been updated with a boatload of handy new features. You’ll now find that it offers … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

20 Reasons Why Your Event Clients Suck

Building your event business is critical to paying the bills but if you’re selecting the wrong clients, numbers won’t matter. Attract the right clients and you’ll create a business you love. Attract the wrong ones and you might not be in business much longer. A successful event b … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

TorOption: The Most Advanced Binary Options Platform

TorOption is an innovative online investment platform set up by a knowledgeable team with years of experience in risk management, forex and binary options. | Continue reading | 7 years ago

TUI Hotelmarken schon jetzt für den Sommer 2017 buchbar / TUI Blue, Robinson und TUI Magic Life jetzt im Reisebüro und online

TUI Deutschland GmbH: Hannover (ots) - Langfristplaner, die schon heute ihren Sommerurlaub für das nächste Jahr sichern möchten, können bei TUI bereits aus einer Vielzahl von Hotels und Urlaubszielen wählen. Ab sofort sind die eigenen Hotel- und Clubmarken TUI Blue, ... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

3 Signs You Might Just Be A Super Entrepreneur

As you’re watching the scene in Ironman 3, where Jarvis, the holographic computer, outfits him with a new and improved version of his ultra-high tech suit of armor, it dawns on you that being an entrepreneur is a great career path. You may just be an entrepreneur like Tony Stark … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Life.Sreda launches global fund for banks to invest in blockchain startups

Life.Sreda, a Singapore-based venture fund with Russian origins, is launching a new venture fund dedicated to investing in the blockchain ecosystem. Christened ‘Banking on Blockchain Fund,’ or ‘BB Fund,’ the new fund will provide startup capital for early stage blockchain compani … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

eBay buys Spain’s Ticketbis for $165M to expand StubHub into Europe, Latin America, Asia

While EBay continues to build out its core marketplace for physical goods, it’s also investing to expand other businesses and brands, too. Today the company announced that it has acquired Ticketbis, an online ticket marketplace based out of Bilbao. EBay plans to roll Ticketbis in … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Bitcoin Price Watch; Let’s Get Some Action!

In yesterday’s analysis, we commented on the relatively slow week we had seen in the bitcoin price last week, and noted that – in response to the little bit of volatility we saw over the weekend – we expected some decent momentum to come our way during Monday’s session. As things … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Marshmallow is now rolling out to T-Mobile’s Galaxy S5

Samsung’s Marshmallow update campaign is coming along nicely and today the Korean giant can cross another name off its list. | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Kopparberg to use experiential in new fruit lager campaign

Swedish fruit cider brand Kopparberg is launching a fruit lager summer campaign with activations featuring street art and live music, as well as reviving its Urban Forest festival. | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Xiaomi's 4K Mi Drone will reportedly cost around $600

If Xiaomi's first ever drone is going to make an impact then it needs to follow the company's winning game plan to date: quality products at cheap prices. Well, according to a report from Bloomberg, the 4K video-enabled Mi Drone will be priced at 4,000 yuan or $610. That's nearly … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Sky erhöht die Preise

bei Sky stehen Preiserhöhungen für zahlreiche Abo-Pakete an. Das berichtet der geschätzte Kollege Caschy von und beruft sich auf eine Bestätigung durch Sky Deutschland via E-Mail. Die Gründe liegen auf d... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

The Division fixes a major bug in today's big Conflict update

The Division's long-promised 1.2 game update lands today, bringing with it new activities, fresh gear and a second end-game Incursion mission.There's also a nifty new mechanic where you can nab Dark Zone loot from those around you after it has been tied to the extraction helicopt … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

BMW to activate at PGA Championship

TRO is to activate BMW's sponsorship of the PGA Championship 2016, with a 'Championship Village' at Wentworth Club in Surrey. | Continue reading | 7 years ago's new Bluetooth earphones are vinyl-inspired Apple exclusives has released a new pair of wireless Bluetooth earphones. They're expensive, they're supposed to look like vinyl records, and they're available exclusively through and select Apple stores.The new EPs might also be the best looking product we've seen from will.i … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

The new MacBook Pro could feature a Touch ID sensor and an OLED mini screen

Rumor has it that Apple is about to update the MacBook Pro with a retina display in the coming months. And according to well-informed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities and 9to5mac, it should be much more than a specification bump.The company wants to keep two screen sizes … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Netflix will soon become the only service you can stream Disney movies on

If you and/or your kids are all about animated movies, you’ll want to keep your devices locked to Netflix. The company has announced that it will be the exclusive streaming service for Disney and Pixar movies, as well as Marvel and LucasFilm properties, starting this September. T … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Casa Tag – Stylish and Minimalist Home in Italy

Casa Tag is a family house designed by Italian studio DEP in Castelli Calepio, Italy. The building is located in the historical center of a .. | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Atlassian launches Bitbucket Pipelines continuous delivery service, killing Bamboo Cloud in January

Enterprise software company Atlassian is announcing today the beta release of Bitbucket Pipelines, a new continuous delivery feature of the Bitbucket source code repository service. The new tool lets developers, build, test, and deploy code without leaving Bitbucket. Atlassian ha … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Buy tickets for our Meetup and Pitch-off in Stockholm on June 7!

Applications are now closed for startups who want to pitch on stage at the TechCrunch Stockholm Meetup and Pitch-off on June 7. Whether you’re on stage or not, we’d love to see you there, so head over here to get your tickets! We’ve had an amazing response from startups wanting t … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

TourRadar locates $6M Series A for its travel tour booking site

Founded by Australian brothers Travis and Shawn Pittman but relocated to Austria of all places, TourRadar, the travel tour booking site, seems to be on a roll. The startup has just closed $6 million in Series A funding, based, I’m hearing, on a major growth spurt over the last 7 … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Atlassian launches Bitbucket Pipelines

Atlassian is hosting its annual developer conference not too far from my favorite absinthe bar this week. During its keynote, the company today announced a number of new products and updates, all of which focus on making life a little bit easier (and collaborative) for developers … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

London welcomes over 30 million tourists for the first time ever

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has welcomed new figures that show the capital has set a new tourism record after more than 30 million visitors came to the city last year, drawn by global sporting events such as the Rugby World Cup and blockbuster exhibitions at its museums and galler … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

FreemanXP appoints senior client services manager

FreemanXP EMEA has appointed Jo Warne to the newly created position of senior client services manager. | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Reise-Knigge für Urlauber

Reader's Digest Deutschland: Stuttgart (ots) - Magazin Reader's Digest gibt Tipps, wie man auf Reisen Fettnäpfchen vermeidet - in Italien im Restaurant niemals getrennte Rechnungen verlangen Andere Länder, andere Sitten - diese Regel gilt schon lange und hat auch weiter ... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Nur noch 120 auf der Autobahn?"Pro & Contra" am Mittwoch, 1. Juni 2016, 22 Uhr im SWR Fernsehen (FOTO)

SWR - Südwestrundfunk: Mainz (ots) - ACHTUNG - Änderung: Der 1. Juni ist ein MITTWOCH! Zuvor stand versehentlich "Donnerstag" in der Meldung: Die Frage "Tempolimit 120 auf allen Autobahnen?" diskutieren Sachverständige und Experten in der Sendung "Pro & Contra" am 1. Juni ... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Facebook investiert: Raumklang für VR-Videos

Bei YouTube wird räumlicher Klang in 360°-Videos schon seit einiger Zeit unterstützt, Facebook gibt seinen Content-Lieferanten für das noch relativ neue Bewegtbildformat jetzt eine solide und etablierte Software-Lösung an d... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Für die Urlaubsplanung: Mit der Pixum Postkarten App echte Postkarten vom Smartphone versenden (FOTO)

Pixum: Köln (ots) - Trotz WhatsApp und Co: Als persönlicher Urlaubsgruß erfreut sich die traditionelle Postkarte nach wie vor großer Beliebtheit. Wären da nicht die immer gleichen Kartenmotive und die lästige Suche nach Briefmarke und Briefkasten. Häufig ... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Geschäftsreisen: Die Gesundheit bleibt oftmals auf der Strecke / Studie zeigt Belastungen auf Reisen auf / Kluge Planung sorgt für Ausgleich

DRV Deutscher ReiseVerband e.V.: Berlin (ots) - Auf Geschäftsreisen kennt der Arbeitstag keinen Feierabend, es bleibt kaum Zeit für Sport und Bewegung. Rund 80 Prozent der reisenden Arbeitnehmer arbeiten auch nach ihren Terminen noch am Abend. Ebenso viele geben an, dass ihnen au … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Prague participated in the roadshow in USA

Foreign representations of Prague Convention Bureau and CzechTourism in the USA in cooperation with the Hungarian National Tourist Office and Delta Airlines held between 16th and 19th May MICE Roadshow in four US cities – New York City, Washington D.C., Minneapolis and Chicago. W … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Cray’s latest supercomputer runs OpenStack and open source big data tools

Cray has always been associated with speed and power and its latest computing beast called the Cray Urika-GX system has been designed specifically for big data workloads. What’s more, it runs on OpenStack, the open source cloud platform and supports open source big data processin … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

The UE Roll 2 adds louder sound and better range to a great $99 speaker

Today Ultimate Ears is announcing the $99.99 UE Roll 2, the successor to last year's original Roll. The design is completely unchanged; it's still a very portable speaker (just over a half pound) shaped like a flying saucer that comes in a variety of colors. The frontside is stil … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Lumo review

Lumo is steeped in the nerdish romance of the British 1980s video game development scene. For those who lived through those days, this wistful isometric puzzler, an ode to John Ritman's 1987 game Head Over Heels, is a reminder of mornings spent in the computer room at school, whe … | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Spotify wird familienfreundlich(er)

Auch bei Spotify kann man ab sofort als musikaffine Familie Geld sparen. Endlich, mögen da einige sagen. Apple Music hatte zum Service-Start im vergangenen Sommer ein preisgünstiges Paket geschnürt: sechs individuelle Accounts, zusam... | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Bitcoin Video Casino Offers Anonymous Online Traditional Casino Gambling

Bitcoin Video Casino offers some of the best Casino odds available, including Jacks or Better Full Pay tables, Progressive Blackjack Lucky 7's, and others. | Continue reading | 7 years ago

Yu devices to get stable Marshmallow in the next month

Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is heading soon to the Yureka, Yureka Plus, Yuphoria, and Yunique, with a beta available right now. | Continue reading | 7 years ago