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7 Emerging Fintech Players In Top Latin American Markets

From Clip to iZettle, companies expanding in Latin America are offering services for the unbanked and for small merchants.

The Pathology of the Unlucky Coke Mule

The new Netflix drug war drama Narcos features a particularly grim scene in which a young, pregnant "coke mule" dies in a Miami emergency room having accidentally ingested 12 grams of cocaine. At the behest of a hipster Colombian drug...Show More Summary

That was fast: Apple Watch zooms to lead in ‘smart wearables’

Only a few months after shipping its first wearable, Apple is now the leader in the emerging global smart wearables market and within striking distance of the overall wearables market front runner. Market researcher IDC released wearables...Show More Summary

New app Arro lets you hail a yellow NYC taxi with no surge pricing

The New York Taxi industry runs the risk of being completely disrupted by Uber, but now a new hope emerges. It's called Arro, and it has partnered with one of the major providers of payment systems in New York City cabs, Creative Mobile Technologies (CMT), reports Crain's. Show More Summary

Florida Governor Declares State of Emergency Ahead of Tropical Storm Erika

The U.S. National Hurricane Center predicted the storm will travel "up the spine of Florida" from Sunday into next week.

Here’s what will happen when the new iPhone is announced: Apple is too predictable

Apple has… put out an invite! Smash the glass on the emergency alarm. Call out the national guard. Fire up the hot take machine. Or… get a grip. Apple invite is out! Confirmed on 9/9 at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in SF at 10am "Hey Siri, Give us a hint." — Emily Chang (@emilychangtv) August 27, 2015 We’ve got to stop playing this game. Show More Summary

View Technologies partners with Auburn University

View Technologies partnered with the RFID Lab at Auburn University, which seeks to grow the implementation of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology and other emerging technologies in retail, supply chain and manufacturing settings. Marietta, Ga.-based View Technologies, a joint venture between Stanley Black & Decker Inc. Show More Summary

A Former Apple CEO Is Making Android Phones for Emerging Markets

Image: Web Summit/Flickr John Sculley, a former Apple CEO known for falling out with and then firing Steve Jobs in 1985, is, perhaps appropriately, designing Android phones for developing markets. He’s teaming up with San Francisco design...Show More Summary

Privacy Is Dead: What You Still Can Do to Protect Yourself

When it comes to cybersecurity, we are all in a state of emergency, but the real question is -- is anybody listening? A recent poll commissioned by Intercede, a digital security company, asked more than 1,000 men and women between the ages of 16-35 (aka millennials) in the U.S. Show More Summary

Could This Be the Ashley Madison Hacker?

As the Ashley Madison fallout continues, the first real lead into who pulled off the hack seems to have emerged. Respected security blogger Brian Krebs points to a Twitter user named Thadeus Zu, whose handle is @deuszu. Among the clues: Zu tweeted a link to the Ashley Madison source code...

A former Apple CEO just launched two new Android phones

John Sculley, who headed Apple for a decade starting in 1983, has launched Obi Worldphone, a new smartphone brand that’s aimed at emerging markets. The company has announced two mid-range Android handsets that are set to be released later this year. Show More Summary

Here are Microsoft's new Lumia smartphones (MSFT)

Leaked images of the upcoming Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950XL have emerged from the Twitter account @evleaks. Earlier in August it was reported that Microsoft was planning an October event to show off the new handsets, which will be the first flagship devices to run Windows 10 Mobile. Show More Summary

Obi Worldphone Launches The Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5

Today Obi Worldphone, the smartphone company co-founded by former CEO of Apple and former president of Pepsi John Sculley, launched two new smartphones targeted at emerging markets. The first of the new phones has two SKUs, which allows the devices to target three different price points in the low-end and mid-range sections of the smartphone market. Show More Summary

Obi Worldphone entering the affordable Android battle with SF1 and SJ1.5

The battle for mobile dominance in emerging markets has heated up lately, and even Google has gotten in on the action with its Android One program. Now a new competitor has entered the fray. Obi Worldphone is a new company that’s co-founded by John Sculley, who once worked as CEO of Apple. The company today [...]

Is Pre-seed the biggest new small thing in venture capital?

“You can lie to your LPs, but don’t lie to yourselves.” -- Naval Ravikant, AngelList Amid the mega-rounds, mega-valuations, and mega-cost of doing business in San Francisco, a new venture capital trend is emerging. And it’s decidedly...Show More Summary

Employee Feedback Is The Killer App: A New Market Emerges

A new market has emerged: Employee feedback apps for the corporate marketplace. These tools are powerful and disruptive, and they have the potential to redefine how we manage our organizations. In this article I discuss this explosive new market and talk about some of the innovative vendors helping make this market grow. As [...]

Google Compute Engine achieves Multi-Million Operations/Second on Single Instance with Levyx's Helium Database

The emergence of affordable high IOPS storage, such as Google Compute Engine local SSDs, enables a new generation of technologies to re-invent storage. Helium, an embedded key-value store from Levyx, is one such example -- designed to...Show More Summary

Velostrata Exits Stealth Mode With $14 million Series A

Velostrata emerged from stealth today, announcing a beta version of their product which brings WAN acceleration to the virtual machine. The company announced a $14 million series A funding round, with funding from Norwest Venture Partners and Greylock Partners. The company’s goal is to help organisations move workloads into the cloud [...]

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