Nom.com, a foodie-focused live video network from YouTube’s Steve Chen, launches with $4.7M

 We’ve heard relatively little from Steve Chen since he joined Google Ventures after parting ways with Chad Hurley, his co-founder at YouTube and more recently Avos. It ...

Hands On With eero, Or A Noob’s Guide To Building An At-Home Wireless Mesh Network

 eero was supposed to go out late last year to those who bought the system during pre-launch but a manufacturing hiccup pushed the ship date to the here and now. But the startup has ...

No, Amazon Is Not Planning A Network Of 300-400 Bookstores

 Yesterday, a report surfaced in the Wall Street Journal claiming that online retail giant Amazon was planning to launch as many as 400 brick-and-mortar bookstores. The report ...

Facebook Updates Audience Network To Include Support For Mobile Web

 For Facebook, ads are still kind when it comes to talking about the bottom line, and paramount to that success are the platforms that allow the company to serve its personalized ...

PubNub Expands Series C To $25M, Banks On IoT To Boost Business On Its Messaging Network

 PubNub, the startup that has built a data network that carries messaging for apps, IoT hardware and other low-latency services, is today announcing that it has extended and ...

Open Network Linux Simplifies Open Compute Project Switch Configuration

 Big Switch Networks, Facebook and NTT, announced today that they have come together to create a unified operating system for the Open Compute Project‘s (OCP) open source ...

Facebook Brings Auto-Play Video Ads To Apps In Its Mobile Ad Network

 Facebook’s making a killing with its native, in-feed, auto-play video ads, and now it’s going to let other developers earn money off them too. Today Facebook announced ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Joins Weibo, China’s Twitter-Like Social Network

 Earlier on Monday, Apple CEO Tim Cook joined Sina Corp.’s Weibo, a Chinese microblogging service similar to Twitter. The move, which is indicative of the importance of ...

Sundar Pichai: Google Will Give Details Of Its U.S. Mobile Network ‘In The Coming Months’

 While Google continues to build out “cell towers in the sky” in the form of balloons and solar-powered airplanes, it’s also gearing up to launch an experimental ...

Sundar Pichai: Google Will Give Details Of Its U.S. Mobile Network ‘In The Coming Months’

 While Google continues to build out “cell towers in the sky” in the form of balloons and solar-powered airplanes, it’s also gearing up to launch an experimental ...

To Get Women Into Computer Science, Sheryl Sandberg Launches Lean In Mentorship Network

 Only 18 percent of computer science majors are women. To help fix this “funnel problem” and balance the genders in tech, Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In project is ...

To Get Women Into Computer Science, Sheryl Sandberg Launches Lean In Mentorship Network

 Only 18 percent of computer science majors are women. To help fix this “funnel problem” and balance the genders in tech, Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In project is ...