GoProne drone plan, Silk Road founder sentenced to life and Google conference

GoPro, already the world’s established leader in action cameras, is moving forward into two growing markets: drones and virtual reality.

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Snapchat CEO Spiegel says company has IPO plan

Evan Spiegel, the co-founder and CEO of Snapchat, has revealed he has a plan for an IPO and won’t be entertaining any acquisition offers for the social networking company. Spiegel famously turned…

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New wave of technology changes European travel forever

Once upon a time, European travelers drew up a checklist of top attractions, and spent a lifetime ticking them off. No longer. Today’s tourists travel more frequently, want different things – and,…

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Uber launches UberX service in Germany as Europe cools on restrictions

Uber has launched its UberX platform in Germany, as the company persists with what has become one of its most difficult markets. From today, UberX is available in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Düsseldorf and…

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Facebook introduces Instant Articles, HoloLens to test stress and Minecraft reaches milestone

Facebook is taking another step towards taking over the internet, by introducing Instant Articles, where content creators can host stories directly on the social media site.

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Finnish gift-giving startup Finnay targets European expansion

Finnish gift-giving platform Finnay has barely been live a year, but the firm expects to conquer the German market soon. Founded in 2013, the company, whose app pairs time-starved consumers with local…

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Five of China’s biggest social media giants

There are 625 million active social media accounts among China’s 618 million internet users. But none of them are using, at least officially, Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube. Understanding the complex web of…

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Amazon drone plans, Ericsson sues Apple and Oculus Rift launch schedule

Amazon’s anticipated drone delivery service, once slated as just a pipe dream, appears to be a step closer to fruition with the U.S. Patent Office releasing a report detailing how the drone system might look.

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Tesla’s home batteries, Microsoft Edge and Grooveshark shuts down

Tesla motors has revolutionized the automobile with its electric powered luxury cars, easily recognized on streets around the world. But visionary CEO Elon Musk has aspirations that transcend the vehicle industry.

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Google’s E.U. problems, Game of Thrones leak and Instagram’s guidelines

Google has hit major roadblocks in the European Union. E.U. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager issued a “statement of objections” to the giant search engine alleging that it engages in anti-competitive behavior by using its dominance in search to crowd other search tools out of the market.

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