Prices for passes to Disrupt SF 2019 increase next week

The super early-bird season for serious savings on passes to Disrupt San Francisco 2019 — on October 2-4 — comes to an end next week. Right now,...

Uber unveils new Volvo self-driving vehicle in a step towards robotaxi service

Uber Advanced Technologies Group unveiled Wednesday a new generation of self-driving Volvo XC90 SUVs that are designed and built to be fully driverless, a critical milepost for...
Game Pass Ultimate brings Xbox subscriptions together at a discount

Game Pass Ultimate brings Xbox subscriptions together at a discount

Xbox wants the future of the gaming business to lean heavily on subscription services. The company’s Game Pass service has let users download games from a pool...
Feedback loops and online abuse

Feedback loops and online abuse

I’ve long thought that much of the world can be explained by feedback loops. Why are small companies nimbler than large ones? Why are private companies generally...
Top voting machine maker reverses position on election security, promises paper ballots

Top voting machine maker reverses position on election security, promises paper ballots

Voting machine maker ES&S has said it “will no longer sell” paperless voting machines as the primary device for casting ballots in a jurisdiction. ES&S chief executive Tom...
Apple puts accessibility features front and center

Apple puts accessibility features front and center

Although the meat of Apple’s accessibility news from WWDC has been covered, there still are other items announced that have relevancy to accessibility as well. Here,...
Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 press conference live

Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 press conference live

This year’s E3 is already off to an interesting start. Sony’s nowhere to be seen, and Nintendo, per usual, has opted to go online only. That leaves...
Microsoft shares pricing details for Xbox Game Pass on PC

Microsoft shares pricing details for Xbox Game Pass on PC

Ahead of the Xbox E3 keynote this afternoon, Microsoft has dropped the pricing for their Xbox Game Pass plan which gives PC users access to a...
Week-in-Review: Google makes a losing bet, Bezos plots his space take-over

Week-in-Review: Google makes a losing bet, Bezos plots his space take-over

Hey, weekend readers. This is Week-in-Review where I get hopped up on caffeine and give a heavy amount of analysis on one story while scouring the rest...
48 hours left to apply for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF and win $100,000

48 hours left to apply for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF and win $100,000

What’s on your to-do list in the next 48 hours? Move “launch my awesome early-stage startup to the world” to the top of the list and apply to...

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