techcrunch.com Jun. 17, 2019
Clockwise Nabs $11M Series A To Make Your Calendar Smarter – Techcrunch
Almost every organization, regardless of size, is inundated with meetings, so much so it’s often hard to find dedicated time do actual work. Clockwise wants to change that by bringing machine learning to the calendar to help employees free up time. Today, it announced an $11 million Series A invest…
sporttechie.com Feb. 1, 2019
ESPN’S New Social Broadcasting Partner Caffeine Is Taking On Twitch
Caffeine, a social broadcasting platform, is attempting to take on Twitch via deals with FOX and Disneys ESPN.
coindesk.com Jan. 29, 2019
From Mar-A-Lago To Coinbase, Dubious Claims Follow Doc.com Token Sales
A CoinDesk investigation reveals that health startup Doc.com has used overstated claims to gin up investor demand.
sfgate.com Nov. 6, 2018
A Dark Consensus About Screens And Kids Begins To Emerge In Silicon Valley
The people who are closest to a thing are often the most wary of it. Technologists know how phones really work, and many have decided they don't want their own children anywhere near them. A wariness that has been slowly brewing is turning into a regional consensus: The benefits of screens as a learning tool are overblown, and the risks for addiction and stunting development seem high. The debate in Silicon Valley now is about how much exposure to phones is OK. "Doing no screen time is almost ea
mbird.com Nov. 2, 2018
Another Week Ends: A Dark Consensus, Social Credit, Untrainable People, New Detective, Complicit Christianity, And The Unimportance Of Jerry Seinfeld
1. A fascinating parable appeared on NPR this week, a 5-minute radio story about China’s “social credit system.” Apparently, this system of credit scoring functions like the US’s in tha…
staradvertiser.com Oct. 28, 2018
Gloomy Consensus About Kids And Screens Builds In Silicon Valley
SAN FRANCISCO >> The people who are closest to a thing are often the most wary of it. Technologists know how phones really work, and many have decided they don’t want their own children anywhere near them.