Twitter’s latest test lets users subscribe to a tweet’s replies

Twitter’s latest test lets users subscribe to a tweet’s replies

Twitter in more recent months has been focused on making conversations on its platform easier to follow, participate in, and in some cases, block. The company’s latest test, announced via a tweet ahead of the weekend, will allow users to subscribe to replies to a particularly interesting tweet they want to follow, too, in order Read more about Twitter’s latest test lets users subscribe to a tweet’s replies[…]

Apple’s latest Tesla hire specializes in car interiors

Apple’s latest Tesla hire specializes in car interiors

Another high-level Tesla engineering executive has hopped over to Apple. Steve MacManus, who was vice president of engineering at Tesla, is now a senior director at Apple, according to an update on his LinkedIn profile. Bloomberg was the first to report MacManus had taken the position at Apple. MacManus, whose was in charge of interior Read more about Apple’s latest Tesla hire specializes in car interiors[…]

Find out the Latest on Battlefield V from EA Play

Find out the Latest on Battlefield V from EA Play

Did you miss all the big Battlefield V announcements unveiled at EA Play? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered in this recap. Find out all about Chapter 4: Defying the Odds and get a sneak peek of Chapter 5 and the front coming later this year – the war in the Pacific. Take the Fight Read more about Find out the Latest on Battlefield V from EA Play[…]

Tencent’s latest education push is a nod to new collaborative structure

Tencent’s latest education push is a nod to new collaborative structure

When Tencent announced it had formed a new education brand this week, the internet giant wasn’t just flexing the muscles to conquer China’s booming online education sector. The new initiative is also an early result of Tencent’s long plan to foster more internal collaboration at a time when its core businesses, the lucrative video gaming Read more about Tencent’s latest education push is a nod to new collaborative structure[…]

Formlabs offers more accuracy and larger print sizes with latest 3D printers

Formlabs offers more accuracy and larger print sizes with latest 3D printers

MIT Media Lab spinoff Formlabs is one of the few 3D desktop 3D printing companies that has managed to buck the trends of a shrinking field. The startup found success by embracing stereolithography (SLA) printing, a technology that was previously the realm of hulking, industrial printers. Previously far too expensive an unwieldy for many prototypers Read more about Formlabs offers more accuracy and larger print sizes with latest 3D printers[…]

Startups Weekly: Is Y Combinator’s latest cohort too big?

Startups Weekly: Is Y Combinator’s latest cohort too big?

Greetings from Chittorgarh, one of my stops on a two-week excursion through Goa and Rajasthan, India. I’ve been a little too busy exploring, photographing cows and monkeys and eating a lot of delicious food to keep up with *all* the tech news, but I’ve still got the highlights. For starters, if you haven’t heard yet, Read more about Startups Weekly: Is Y Combinator’s latest cohort too big?[…]

Ultima Thule shows its lumps in latest images from New Horizons flyby

Ultima Thule shows its lumps in latest images from New Horizons flyby

The rendezvous between the New Horizons probe and the distant object known as Ultima Thule was an historic moment, but after the mind-blowing imagery the craft sent back from Pluto, you could be forgiven for being a little disappointed in how indistinct the early imagery was. Those concerns should be partly alleviated by the latest Read more about Ultima Thule shows its lumps in latest images from New Horizons flyby[…]

Facebook’s got 99 problems but Trump’s latest “bias” tweet ain’t one

Facebook’s got 99 problems but Trump’s latest “bias” tweet ain’t one

By any measure Facebook hasn’t had the best of years in 2018. But while toxic problems keep piling up and, well, raining acidly down on the social networking giant — from election interference, to fake accounts, faulty metrics, security flaws, ethics failures, privacy outrages and much more besides — the silver lining of having a core Read more about Facebook’s got 99 problems but Trump’s latest “bias” tweet ain’t one[…]