Category: Technology

This app teaches your kids how to save money (because you suck at it)

This interview is part of our series of Growth Stories. We interviewed the founders and CEOs of 20 of the fastest growing startups in Europe. We asked them about their companies, their companies’ culture, and their lives, trying to understand how these three factors played a role in the achievement of such impressive growth. The two most important things in…

Blizzard revives Warcraft III after 15 years with major update and tournament

Although it’s been focused on its smash hit multiplayer shooter Overwatch lately, Blizzard Entertainment has managed to keep its blockbuster real-time strategy game Warcraft III up-to-date since 2002 with annual patches. Now, it’s set to make waves again with a tournament. The first-ever ‘Warcraft III Invitational’ will see well-known players from around the world go up against each other at…

Apple is reportedly adding hands-free Siri and water resistance to its next AirPods

Bloomberg reports that Apple has a couple of interesting features in store for upcoming versions of its AirPods wireless earbuds. We heard back in December 2017 that Apple had plans for new AirPods; this year, they’re slated to get a new wireless chip for improved wireless chip. That’ll allow for access to Siri without having to physically tap the earphones;…

SpaceX’s satellites for beaming internet access to earth are now in orbit

SpaceX is now one step closer to delivering broadband access via satellite, as it’s successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket (seen above) that delivered two Starlink demo satellites into low-earth-orbit. The company’s been working on this for some time now, and the two Starlink satellites will help it test its systems for beaming internet access down to earth before more…

Nightfall in Bellevue: Destiny 2 update will bring scoring changes to popular online game

Bungie Image Bellevue, Wash.-based game developer Bungie has made a reputation for itself over the last couple of decades by, well, taking over the known universe once every couple of years. Its current bid for world domination is Destiny 2, the Activision-published massively-multiplayer-online first-person shooter, and it’s preparing for the imminent release of patch 1.1.3 on Feb. 27. In the…