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Pinterest’s camera search Lens gets a new look
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Pinterest’s camera search Lens gets a new look

Pinterest’s camera search tool, Lens, is getting a makeover today with some updated including the ability to zoom in and out and tap to focus, and making it easier to search with Lens from photos they’ve already taken.

Lens is …

These future earbuds might someday let you control your phone with a grin
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These future earbuds might someday let you control your phone with a grin

Damon’s wry smile could send out emoji using future earbud tech (not included in the Beats X buds pictured here).

You can do just about anything with your smartphone—if you’ve got a free hand or two, of course.

Sure, there’ve …

Tributes pour in for Spotify’s Chris Bevington, victim of Stockholm terror attack
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Tributes pour in for Spotify’s Chris Bevington, victim of Stockholm terror attack

Spotify CEO and cofounder Daniel Ek has paid a moving tribute to Chris Bevington, 41, who was among the four people killed in the Stockholm truck attack on Saturday. Bevington was a director of global partnerships at the music streaming …

Amazon pushes Prime Video in its fastest growing market with new partnerships
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Amazon pushes Prime Video in its fastest growing market with new partnerships

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Amazon is leaving no stone unturned in its push for Prime Video in India, its fastest growing market.

The ecommerce giant announced two new partnerships in India this week to expand its catalog for the …

Meet the DIY spacesuit designer who wants to keep Mars living affordable
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Meet the DIY spacesuit designer who wants to keep Mars living affordable

Travis J. StantonCameron Smith, left, dons his homemade spacesuit after a hot-air balloon trial in the desert.

Cameron Smith’s cramped apartment resembles a makeshift NASA lab. Swatches of flame-resistant textiles cover workbenches and drafting tables. Plastic drawers spill over with …

Breaking records, enterprise fundings are up nearly 80% in Q1 2017
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Breaking records, enterprise fundings are up nearly 80% in Q1 2017

After a lackluster year for enterprise technology venture capital investments, 2017 kicked off with a record breaking quarter for enterprise technology startups.

Following 4 straight quarters of decreasing investment, investors poured a record-breaking $5 billion dollars into enterprise technology startups …

Those food stalls you love about Bangkok are about to disappear from Bangkok
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Those food stalls you love about Bangkok are about to disappear from Bangkok

Bangkok’s iconic bustling streets, lined with food vendors may soon vanish.

The government is moving to ban these food carts and makeshift clothing stalls from the capital’s main roads, as part of a campaign to clean up the city.

"All …

‘We’re close’ —BBG Ventures President Susan Lyne on the future of women-led startups
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‘We’re close’ —BBG Ventures President Susan Lyne on the future of women-led startups

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We’re halfway through the week, and it’s time for a boost of inspiration to keep us going. Our #WednesdayWisdom blog series taps into the minds of industry leaders and disruptive visionaries who are working to build the …

Collaboration startup Splice introduces sound effects to its library
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Collaboration startup Splice introduces sound effects to its library

At his startup Splice, Steve Martocci said he’s aiming to build “the creative hub for the modern musician.” And with the latest addition to the service, he’s looking to work with sound designers and sound editors, too.

Splice offers both …

New Snapchat data shows its bringing more eyes to all devices
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New Snapchat data shows its bringing more eyes to all devices

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Snapchat’s pitch to big brands has been the same for a while — the opportunity not just to reach its coveted, young audience but to also boost viewership on other platforms.

New data shows that Snapchat’s claims …