Some pitfalls that Uber, the hottest new tech company, can face in the near future
Uber is certainly making a name in the world of business, as it recently closed $1 billion round of funding from Bennett Coleman & Co., an Indian media company and Microsoft. Currently Uber stands as the most valuable private tech company in the world, having been valued at $50 billion coming at par with Facebook. Astoundingly Uber has raised about $8.2 billion in funding ever since its inception five years ago. But Uber may not be failure-proof as it faces tough challenges ahead. Click to read more.
Facebook plans on making money out of the messages from Messenger
It was not long ago when Facebook revealed a grand-plan to use its Messenger chat service to make money. Originally the company wanted to offer the Messenger service ad-free and then start to provide a service-based fee. However, now it’s been revealed that the company is now working on a new ad-type called “Click to message” ads. Through this, the company would introduce a “Message” button at the bottom related to a company or product, which is paid every time a user clicks it.
The new round smartwatch launched by Pebble
There’s a new smartwatch that has been called Pebble Time Round, the company’s first round smartwatch. The company even claims this is the lightest and thinnest smartwatch you can ever get. The Pebble Time Round will arrive in three finishes: rose gold, silver or black; along with either 14mm or 20mm stainless steel or leather bands. The watch weighs 28g and is 7.5mm thick. Other notable features include the ability to get a full day of battery life with just 15 minutes of charging.
You can now preorder special edition Fallout 4 Loot Crate
Bethesda, the developers of Fallout 4 had only teased about a special edition of Fallout 4, termed as Loot Crate. But now we have some concrete information regarding the package. Being an extremely limited edition, users can order the Fallout 4 Loot Crate and get gear and goodies worth over $150 which includes: a 111 Hoodie, a plush Dogmeat and many more Fallout goodies. The package can be ordered for $100 in the US and $130 outside of US.
The new Toshiba Chromebook 2 now gets Intel Core i3 Broadwell
The Chromebook 2, which is Toshiba’s notebook, has now got a new refresh in terms of processing power. The new and improved Chromebook 2 will now feature a 5th-gen Intel Core i3 or Celeron processors, which should provide a big performance boost from the last model. It will also offer a backlit-LED keyboard for the first time, making it look sort of like a MacBook. Apart from these major changes, much of the hardware remains unchanged from the previous model.
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