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haptic : relating to or based on the sense of touch — Webster
Haptics is any form of interaction involving touch. — Wikipedia
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Revolut now has a million customers for its...
by Romain Dillet on November 24, 2017 at 7:01 am
Fintech startup Revolut has reached a big milestone. The company now has over a million customers across Europe two years and a half after launch. The company says that customers have saved $160 million in foreign exchange fees compared to a traditional bank account (£120 million). The startup tries to match the interbank rates as much as possible and charges 0.5 percent on your transaction… Read Mor […]
The Moto Z’s Alexa Smart Speaker is mostly...
by Brian Heater on November 23, 2017 at 8:50 pm
The Moto Z is a phone built around a strong gimmick, but it’s a gimmick nonetheless. A little over a year after release, the company has added some interesting Mods to its selection, but none have offered an entirely compelling justification for the phone’s modular system. That certainly applies to the new Alexa Smart Speaker. Read Mor […]
Thanksgiving e-commerce sales pass $1.5B, up 17%...
by Ingrid Lunden on November 23, 2017 at 7:16 pm
Black Friday, the day after a quiet Thanksgiving Thursday, traditionally has been thought of as the start of the holiday sales season, but the rise of e-commerce in the last few years has changed all that, and the action is already kicking off today. Early numbers from Adobe and IBM, two of the companies that track traffic to a vast swathe of e-commerce properties, show that numbers are up… Read Mor […]
Co-founder of unicorn InMobi is launching a...
by Megan Rose Dickey on November 23, 2017 at 5:19 pm
Over in India, there are a handful of startups working to get the country’s billion-person population on bikes. One of them is Yulu, co-founded by Amit Gupta, who formerly co-founded profitable, billion-dollar startup InMobi. In the next three to four weeks, Yulu will launch its bike-sharing service in Bangalore with a few hundred bicycles. Yulu is starting with regular, dockless… Read Mor […]
Tesla’s electric Semi truck starts at $150,000,...
by Darrell Etherington on November 23, 2017 at 4:38 pm
The Tesla Semi, the automaker’s all-electric transport truck, will retail starting at $150,000 for a version with 300 miles of range, and will also be available in a $180,000 version with 500 miles of range. Interested parties can pre-order them with a base reservation price of $20,000 – or, if they want a “Founders Series,” they can get one for $200,000, with the… Read Mor […]