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Elon Musk has finished building the biggest battery in the world

Elon Musk made a bet to build the world’s biggest battery in 100 days or he’d pay for it. And he’s done. Tesla has completed ...

This hidden gem of a game will make you want to hug your grandpa

The elderly rarely feature as the protagonist of a video game. I mean, it’s hard to imagine a kindly old man blasting aliens or chainsawing ...

Labeling loot boxes as 'gambling' isn't just dangerous for EA. It's dangerous for gamers, too.

It’s possible for “Loot boxes can be bad in video games” and “Loot boxes are not actually a form of gambling” to both be true. ...

Lyft now has permission to test self-driving cars on California's roads

Lyft just took a small but essential step forward in the development of its own self-driving car project.  The California DMV granted the rapidly growing ...

Samsung allegedly plans to make CES relevant again with new Galaxy S smartphones

In many ways, these days it seems the annual CES tradeshow in Las Vegas is where consumer tech goes to die. Vibrating smart jeans? Bizarre ...

Indian home healthcare platform Portea Medical raises $26M Series C

 Portea Medical, one of India’s biggest platforms for home healthcare visits, has raised $26 million in Series C funding to expand its service range. The ...

PacketZoom lands $5M Series A investment to speed up mobile apps

 PacketZoom, a startup that helps app developers speed up and optimize app delivery on mobile devices, announced a $5M Series A today. The round was ...

Minted rolls out an on-demand photography service for around $100 per session

 When you go through a big life event — say a milestone birthday for a parent or a wedding — there are probably going to ...

Snips lets you build your own voice assistant to embed into your devices

 French startup Snips is now helping you build a custom voice assistant for your device. Snips doesn’t use Amazon’s Alexa Voice Service or Google Assistant ...

London-based Seedcamp announces new £41M fund, almost double its ~£21M 2015 fund, to invest in early stage startups as it celebrates its 10 year anniversary (Steve O'Hear/TechCrunch)

Steve O’Hear / TechCrunch:London-based Seedcamp announces new £41M fund, almost double its ~£21M 2015 fund, to invest in early stage startups as it celebrates its ...

Lawyers for Peter Thiel file a motion to block efforts that have prevented him from bidding on Gawker.com assets during bankruptcy proceeding (Ryan Mac/BuzzFeed)

Ryan Mac / BuzzFeed:Lawyers for Peter Thiel file a motion to block efforts that have prevented him from bidding on Gawker.com assets during bankruptcy proceeding  ...

Filing shows Lyft is raising an additional $500M in funding, one month after announcing $1B raise led by Alphabet's CapitalG, at an $11.5B post-money valuation (Dan Primack/Axios)

Dan Primack / Axios:Filing shows Lyft is raising an additional $500M in funding, one month after announcing $1B raise led by Alphabet’s CapitalG, at an ...

Profile of Makan Delrahim, the DoJ's antitrust chief, confirmed on Sept. 27, who is leading the lawsuit against AT&T over its proposed merger with Time Warner (Brent Kendall/Wall Street Journal)

Brent Kendall / Wall Street Journal:Profile of Makan Delrahim, the DoJ’s antitrust chief, confirmed on Sept. 27, who is leading the lawsuit against AT&T over ...

As the FCC seeks to kill net neutrality, Comcast, Charter, and cable trade group NCTA vow not to block, throttle, or interfere with lawful sites or activities (John Eggerton/Broadcasting & Cable)

John Eggerton / Broadcasting & Cable:As the FCC seeks to kill net neutrality, Comcast, Charter, and cable trade group NCTA vow not to block, throttle, ...

Grab a Galaxy S8 or a Note8 and get a free Gear 360 through Nov. 22

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Samsung fans had better get ready to get ...

Google's latest Pixel feature is your first look at the future of search

One of Google’s most powerful new features is finally rolling out to Pixel phones. Google Lens, the company’s intelligent camera software that can analyze the ...

Today's top tech deals: Amazon Kindle, PlayStation VR, Instant Pot, and so many more

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. It’s almost here, y’all!  Black Friday is so ...

Samsung's bendable Galaxy X could launch early next year

We may not have to wait much longer to see Samsung’s long-rumored bendable smartphone. The Korean tech giant plans to unveil the phone, which is ...

Play your records anywhere with this tiny wood block that's basically wizardry

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Much like high-top fades and short shorts, vinyl ...

ADAY aims to simplify your wardrobe with $2M in funding

 ADAY, a fresh entrant in the highly competitive world of direct-to-consumer fashion, has raised $2 million in new funding for its mission to simplify wardrobes ...

Apple acquired augmented reality headset startup Vrvana for $30M

 As Apple reportedly ramps up work to ship an augmented reality headset in 2020, it has acquired a startup from Montreal, Canada that could help it get ...

AppLovin scraps acquisition and takes debt financing instead

 The story of AppLovin‘s acquisition has taken another turn. We first reported that the mobile ad startup was in acquisition talks in August of last ...

Raden is betting sticker mania will stick in the physical world

 While smart suitcase startup Raden is inarguably a hardware company, they’ve decided to test the social waters by diving headfirst into the world of stickers. ...

Shadow upgrades its cloud computer for gamers and opens signups to everyone

 French startup Blade, the company behind Shadow, announced at a press conference that it is launching new offers, updating specifications and the ability to become ...

Nvidia-Backed Chinese Autonomous Truck Technology Firm TuSimple Raises $55M In Series C Round (Yimian Wu/China Money Network)

Yimian Wu / China Money Network:Nvidia-Backed Chinese Autonomous Truck Technology Firm TuSimple Raises $55M In Series C Round  —  Chinese autonomous truck driving technology firm ...

Bitfinex's inadequate disclosures of 2016 hack and unclear ownership links to Tether, issuer of popular coins used to buy bitcoin, raise doubts about exchange (Nathaniel Popper/New York Times)

Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:Bitfinex’s inadequate disclosures of 2016 hack and unclear ownership links to Tether, issuer of popular coins used to buy bitcoin, ...

Sources: Kalanick and CSO Joe Sullivan ordered $100K ransom to be paid; Uber tracked the hackers, pushed them to sign NDAs, disguised the payment as bug bounty (New York Times)

New York Times:Sources: Kalanick and CSO Joe Sullivan ordered $100K ransom to be paid; Uber tracked the hackers, pushed them to sign NDAs, disguised the ...

New York attorney general launches investigation of Uber's $100,000 hack cover-up (Taylor Hatmaker/TechCrunch)

Taylor Hatmaker / TechCrunch:New York attorney general launches investigation of Uber’s $100,000 hack cover-up  —  The revelation that Uber concealed a major 2016 data breach ...

Orient Hontai Capital scraps plans to acquire mobile ad startup AppLovin for $1.4B after US government pushback, will provide $841M in debt financing instead (Liana B. Baker/Reuters)

Liana B. Baker / Reuters:Orient Hontai Capital scraps plans to acquire mobile ad startup AppLovin for $1.4B after US government pushback, will provide $841M in ...

Ford's plug-in hybrid gives police all-electric power for the first time

Ford is offering law enforcement agencies even more range with a brand new plug-in hybrid.  The new vehicle, officially named the Special Service Plug-In Hybrid ...

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