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Google building sharing setting that’s similar to Apple’s AirDrop – MobileSyrup

Google building sharing setting that’s similar to Apple’s AirDrop – MobileSyrup

Sending files on Android is on track to get betterGoogle is building, and possibly close to releasing, a feature called ‘FastShare‘ to compete with Apple’s AirDrop file-sharing system.If you’re unfamiliar with AirDrop, it lets users send large files very quickly between Apple devices. AirDrop connects two devices via Bluetooth. Then the phones create a Firewalled…
Building a Raspberry Pi 3B+ full keyboard handheld. Part 1

Building a Raspberry Pi 3B+ full keyboard handheld. Part 1

Not really surprisingly, it is quite hard to get a mobile Linux handheld device in 2019. You either have to build your own or try to get your hands on the (discontinued) obscure ones. Would computer manufacturers sell you a device that lasts you 10 years? It is not really profitable from the seller’s point…
Turbo Building returns and phasing through walls is easier than ever – Fortnite Tracker

Turbo Building returns and phasing through walls is easier than ever – Fortnite Tracker

One day after the controversial Turbo Building update, Epic has reverted Turbo Building back to where it was pre-patch with a few changes. Well, that didn't take long. Epic reverted their decision less than two days after the Turbo Build update, changing the mechanic back to where it was before v10.20. The adjustment wasn't as…
Building brands on Amazon, investing in customer success, quantum computing, and virtual reality

Building brands on Amazon, investing in customer success, quantum computing, and virtual reality

Extra Crunch student discount It’s back-to-school season, and we’ve lined up a special Extra Crunch promotion for students. We are offering students a special subscription rate of $50 per year (regular price: $150) with similar discounts for international members. All you have to do is send an email using your school address to extracrunch@techcrunch.com and…
Building a better trivia game with a Jeopardy master and Magic’s creator

Building a better trivia game with a Jeopardy master and Magic’s creator

No fingers on buzzers — Richard Garfield and Ken Jennings want you to "feel smart when you play" Half-Truth. Kyle Orland - Aug 21, 2019 5:09 pm UTC An example of a Half-Truth card. There are three right answers, but you can make progress even if you pick only one. Most of these seem like…
YC’s latest VR bet is a team building a cyberpunk anime MMO

YC’s latest VR bet is a team building a cyberpunk anime MMO

There are niche startups and then there are VR companies going after fans of the “cyberpunk fantasy anime aesthetic.” Ramen VR is one of only a few virtual reality startups that Y Combinator has bet on in the past few years and is only one of two in the company’s most recent batch of bets.…
Traces AI is building a less invasive alternative to facial recognition tracking

Traces AI is building a less invasive alternative to facial recognition tracking

With all of the progress we’ve seen in deep learning tech in the past few years, it seems pretty inevitable that security cameras become smarter and more capable in regards to tracking, but there are more options than we think in how we choose to pull this off. Traces AI is a new computer vision…

Building a vacuum tube computer (RISC-V based)

Vacuum tube computers haven't been built for 50 years, so I thought it was time to do it again. A design goal is to only use technique from around 1950. That means vacuum tubes for all logic in the CPU, no semiconductors except for crystal diodes (patent from 1906, commercial germanium diodes in the 40's).…
Cray is building a supercomputer to manage the US’ nuclear stockpile

Cray is building a supercomputer to manage the US’ nuclear stockpile

El Capitan's job will be to will perform essential functions for the Stockpile Stewardship Program, which supports US national security missions in ensuring the safety, security and effectiveness of the nation's nuclear stockpile in the absence of underground testing. Developed as part of the second phase of the Collaboration of Oak Ridge, Argonne and Livermore…
Building a State of the Art Bacterial Classifier with Paperspace Gradient and Fast.ai

Building a State of the Art Bacterial Classifier with Paperspace Gradient and Fast.ai

One of the great promises of Deep Learning is its applicability in a wide variety of complex tasks. Recent years have seen an explosion in the number of fields Deep Learning has seen successful application in. There have been enormous breakthroughs in the fields of Biology, Chemistry, Healthcare, and Physics in particular. At Paperspace, part…

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Truebill raises $15M to build a comprehensive platform for personal finance

Personal finance startup Truebill announced today that it has raised $15 million in Series B funding. The new funding was led by Eldridge Industries, with participation from Evolution VC previous investors including Cota Capital, Lucas Venture Group and YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim. When the Y Combinator-backed startup raised seed funding back in 2016, it was focused…

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