Witness the emotional moment a kid sees colors correctly for the first time

EJ Denny parents gifted him color blindness glasses to give their son the ability to experience the colors of nature for the first time. Video courtesy of tt-creative.com Read more… More about Technology, Mashable Video, Social Good, Human Interest, and Feel Good Read more about this at mashable.com.

How far home printing has come in fewer than four decades will astound you

Whether you’re an aspiring novelist who goes through reams of paper printing 18 versions of your latest manuscript, a student racing to finish a last-minute paper, or a design professional fiddling with various layouts for a piece of print collateral, there are a variety of scenarios in which home printing

Meet Alchemist Accelerator’s latest demo day cohort

An IoT-enabled lab for cannabis farmers, a system for catching drones mid-flight and the Internet of Cows are a few of the 17 startups exhibiting today at Alchemist Accelerator’s 18th demo day. The event, which will be streamed live here, focuses on big data and AI startups with an enterprise

Investing in frontier technology is (and isn’t) cleantech all over again

Shahin Farshchi Contributor Shahin Farshchi is a partner at Lux Capital. More posts by this contributor Investing in frontier technology is (and isn’t) cleantech all over again The dos and don’ts of crafting frontier-tech companies I entered the world of venture investing a dozen years ago.  Little did I know

Aurora hires SpaceX’s Jinnah Hosein, opens SF and Pittsburgh offices

Self-driving technology company Aurora has made some key moves on its leadership team and overall company growth: It’s bringing on SpaceX’s now former head of software engineering, Jinnah Hosein, to lead its own software engineering team in a VP role. The autonomous software provider is also opening up two new

Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Inventor Accused of Swindling $5 Billion of Cryptocurrency

Craig Wright, the self-proclaimed inventor of bitcoin, is accused of swindling more than $5 billion worth of the cryptocurrency and other assets from the estate of a computer-security expert. Wright, who claimed in 2016 that he created the computer-based currency under the pseudonym Satoshi ‎Nakamoto, allegedly schemed to use phony

The Worlds Highest Paid Expats Live in This Place

Go East, expatriates looking to make the big bucks. Mumbai, India’s financial, commercial and entertainment capital, tops global rankings for expat salaries, according to a survey conducted by HSBC Bank International Ltd. Foreigners moving to the subcontinent’s most populous city reported average annual earnings of $217,165. That’s more than double the global

Sky-High Salaries Are the Weapons in the AI Talent War

If you want to command a multiyear, seven-figure salary, you used to have only four career options: chief executive officer, banker, celebrity entertainer, or pro athlete. Now there’s a fifth—artificial intelligence expert. One reason: No one can quite agree on how many there are. Facebook, Amazon.com, Element AI, a Montreal startup

The Crypto Candidate for Congress

Over the past year, Bitcoin’s meteoric rise—and recent plunge—has captivated the financial world. The political world? Not so much. Washington remains stubbornly ignorant of cryptocurrency and Broadcom to Amazon, Fortress Investment Group; Brad Burnham of Winklevoss, who founded the Gemini cryptocurrency exchange. “Brian understands the power of emerging technologies and

Elon Musk sells all 20,000 Boring Company ‘flamethrowers’

Stunt generates $10m for billionaires personal hobby despite warnings from Home Office and US politicians Elon Musk sells all 20,000 Boring Company ‘flamethrowers’ Stunt generates $10m for billionaires personal hobby despite warnings from Home Office and US politicians Samuel Gibbs Last modified on Thu 1 Feb 2018 06.00EST Share via