Stephen Hawking was a remarkable advocate for people with disabilities

When Stephen Hawking spoke, the world listened.  The physicist, who died early Wednesday at the age of 76, could never be contained to just one subject. He talked about his life’s work — exploring the origin of the universe — while contributing to conversations about topics like fighting for Britain’s

Robinhood hires Josh Elman as VP of product, who’ll stay at Greylock

Zero-fee stock trading app Robinhood is getting some product firepower as it dives into cryptocurrency and weighs platform aspirations. Investor Josh Elman will join Robinhood as its VP of product while remaining at Greylock, though in a reduced capacity as a venture partner instead of as a general partner like

The New England blizzard looks like a monster from space

The nor’easter that has shut down much of New England on Tuesday is reaching its great arms into regions over both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic, sucking moisture into the powerful storm.  In a technical forecast discussion on Monday night from the National Weather Service forecast office in

Trump administration’s block in Qualcomm vs. Broadcom merger should shake tech to its core

 This weekend, I published a comprehensive overview of the epic hundred-billion-dollar Qualcomm versus Broadcom merger battle that has taken place over the past few weeks. In that post, I concluded that “… the Trump administration is going to attempt to maintain jurisdiction over the merger regardless of Broadcom’s redomicile process

BJ Novak tweeting at Mindy Kaling is so pure you could filter water through it

If you are not already aware of the incredible friendmance that is Mindy Kaling and BJ Novak, please take a moment to educate yourself. SEE ALSO: Oprah’s gift to Mindy Kaling’s daughter makes all other presents look like garbage Mindy Kaling’s Office co-star BJ Novak sent out a Tweet about

8-bit sushi has arrived and #foodporn pics may never be the same again

What’s better than delicious sushi? How about 3D-printed sushi that looks like it belongs in an 8-bit video game? At SXSW, Open Meals showed off a “Pixel Food Printer” that 3D prints edible pixelated sushi. It’s some real next-level #foodstagram stuff. SEE ALSO: Elon Musk drops epic Falcon Heavy launch