Kano Is Back At Kickstarter With New DIY Camera, Speaker And Lightboard Coding Kits
..The three new products are seen as part of an expansion into the internet of things while pursuing Kano's aim to educate the public about technology at the same time. The Camera Kit includes a powerful 5-megapixel codeable shooter that can be turned..Tech Times. Sep 29, 2016 05:04 UTC
Virtual Reality App roOomy Selects PAN Communications as PR Agency of Record
..an integrated marketing and PR agency serving the tech, healthcare and consumer tech industries, has been named the agency of record for roOomy. By partnering with PAN Communications, the roOomy app continues to make waves among home buyers..
Business Wire (press release). Sep 28, 2016 13:01 UTC
Tech girls with superpowers
..Primary school winners - Claire Lau, 11, Sophia Gianotti, 11, and Angelica Talevi, 9 from St Philip Neri School, Northbridge with coach Nicole O'Brien and Monica Wulff with their app Reading Republic. Primary school..Each group is given a mentor who..Ballarat Courier. Sep 29, 2016 10:55 UTC
This Is What Hotels Can Learn From Airbnb — and Vice Versa
..As head of global hospitality and strategy for Airbnb and as a boutique hotelier (he founded Joie de Vivre Hotels and still owns 14 hotels), Conley is transforming how the $30-billion tech platform approaches hospitality, primarily by adapting what he..Skift. Sep 29, 2016 09:30 UTC
Meet the secret power players who run Snapchat
..CEO Evan Spiegel may be the public face of the newly-rebranded Snap Inc., but it's taken more than his hard work to turn what started as a disappearing message app into a $20 billion media, entertainment, and now camera company. Since he..Sources..Business Insider. Sep 28, 2016 16:47 UTC
Google unleashes deep learning tech on language with Neural Machine Translation
..Translating from one language to another is hard, and creating a system that does it automatically is a major challenge, partly because there are just so many words, phrases and rules to deal with. Fortunately, neural networks eat big, complicated data..TechCrunch. Sep 27, 2016 20:17 UTC
2016 Startup in Residence Program Comes to a Close as Participants Showcase Inventions
..BINTI seeks to create a mobile-friendly Web app for potential foster-care parents through partnership with San Francisco's Human Services Agency. The app guides citizens through the foster-care certification process and is hoped to be a pipeline for..Techwire.net. Sep 20, 2016 16:43 UTC
Did you get your parking ticket in one of the city's enforcement hot spots?
..She also plans to push for technology that doesn't just help parking enforcement. She's interested in phone apps that let drivers find places to park and perhaps even reserve spaces ahead of time. “So you don't have that phenomenon of people clogging..11alive.com. Sep 25, 2016 16:44 UTC
Wearable translation device promises a science-fiction future, almost
..That two people wearing earpieces made by the company could speak in different languages, and with the earpieces working in conjunction with a smartphone app, each person could hear a translation in their preferred language in their ear..Jim Glass..BGR. Sep 29, 2016 00:03 UTC
Transit's public transportation tracking app gets a big overhaul and..
..A big annoyance of city living is checking a site like Nextbus for your bus or rail's arrival time, and then getting there only to find that you've missed it..TechCrunch. Sep 20, 2016 19:57 UTC