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Here are the 85+ startups that launched today at Y Combinator’s W19 Demo Day 1
TechCrunch

Y Combinator’s incubator classes have gotten huge. With over 200 companies, the Winter 2019 class is by far YC’s largest yet. Meanwhile, the incubator prepares to shift its headquarters from Mountain View to San Francisco. It’s so large, in fact, it’s had to … more…

The Google Stadia Backlash Has Begun
Kotaku.com

While people are still grappling with the technical ramifications of Google’s Stadia platform, gamers have begun asking deeper, more troubling questions. What do mods look like in a world of game streaming? What happens to game preservation? What happens if G… more…

Apple’s iPad Lineup Is Suddenly More Complicated Than Ever. Here’s How to Pick
Time

Apple revealed a refreshed iPad Air and iPad Mini. Here's how to choose which tablet is right for you. more…

The Chaotic Triumph of Arron Banks, the “Bad Boy of Brexit”
Newyorker.com

The U.K. is in a panic over voters’ decision to withdraw from the E.U. But the pugnacious millionaire whose donations—and Trumpian scare tactics—helped sway Britons has no regrets, Ed Caesar writes. more…

LLVM 8 Released
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Apple responds to Spotify with words, but no real answers
Char.gd

The briefing that cuts through the noise to deliver technology news that matters. Get Charged in a daily tech briefing, weekly newsletter or podcast. more…

Bauvorschlag VR-PC: 1080p- /1440p-Gaming-PCs unter 670 €
Techstage.de

Im Update unserer Bauvorschläge schrauben wir einen 1080p-Gaming-PC mit Radeon RX 580 unter 600 Euro und einen 1440p-PC mit GTX 1660 Ti unter 670 Euro zusammen. more…

Apple’s new iPad mini and iPad Air both support the Logitech Crayon
9to5mac.com

Apple announced two new iPads this morning, finally updating the iPad mini and bridging the gap between its entry-level and high-end models with a new iPad Air. For the first time, both new product lines gain Apple Pencil support, while also being the first n… more…

2019 iPad mini review roundup: Four clear themes emerge …
9to5mac.com

The 2019 iPad mini reviews are out, and they are pretty consistent – with four clear themes emerging. First, this is an evolutionary device, not a revolutionary one. That’s in large part because Apple wanted to hit the same price-point, one likely driven more… more…

This Philosopher Says We Should Replace Religion with Socialism
Vice News

In a new book, Martin Hägglund argues that the only way to change our existence is to accept it will end. more…

How Will the Aston Martin AM-RB 003 Measure Up to the McLaren Senna?
Yahoo.com

We compare these rival hypercars, but only hypothetically, as the Aston doesn't come out until 2021. more…

Why today’s iPad lineup is the strongest in years
Macworld.com

A few years ago, the iPad was in disarray. Sales were collapsing and the line-up of products was a mess. Fixing things takes time, but look at what we’ve got today: With the introduction of the fifth-generation iPad mini and the third-generation iPad Air, iPa… more…

Huawei’s Kirin 985 chipset could use Extreme Ultraviolet tech
Phandroid.com

With almost every new generation of chipsets, we're seeing manufacturers building these components on smaller and smaller processes, where right now 7nm seems to be the way to go. It is expected that we should be able to expect to see chipsets being built on … more…

Photogenic Paris street seeks to ban Instagrammers certain times of the week
Dpreview.com

Residents of a Paris street plagued by Instagrammers, selfie takers and music video crews are asking the city government for a weekend and evening ban to give them some peace. The number of images on Instagram with the hashtag ‘Rue Crémieux’ has reached over … more…

Is Google Stadia What The Next-Gen Of Gaming Will Look Like?
Gamespot.com

OPINION: If the reality of what Google is promising with Stadia is accurate, then we're looking at the future of video games. Yes, that could read a little hyperbolic given that outside of the Project Stream beta last year (successful as it was), we're not ex… more…

Why We Need To Reinvent Democracy For The Long Term
Bbc.com

When politicians fail to look beyond the next election – or even the latest tweet – they are neglecting the rights of future generations, argues public philosopher Roman Krznaric. more…

The Supreme Court is about to kick America’s democratic death spiral into overdrive
Thinkprogress.org

Somewhere, in an alternative universe where the winner of the 2016 presidential election lives in the White House, partisan gerrymandering is unconstitutional. Justice Merrick Garland provided the key fifth vote in Gill v. Whitford to strike down the Wisconsi… more…

The stunning hypocrisy of JP Morgan and CEO Jamie Dimon on climate change
Thinkprogress.org

JPMorgan Chase and its chief executive Jamie Dimon claim to be strong supporters of climate action and the Paris climate accord. But in reality, they are “the world’s worst banker of climate change” according to a major new analysis. Just this week, the compa… more…

How Can Fashion Better Address the Needs of Disabled People?
Businessoffashion.com

Disabled people have long been ignored by the mainstream fashion industry. Here are five steps brands can take to be more inclusive of the disabled community. more…