Instagram launches IGTV app for creators
Instagram officially launched IGTV, a new service for long-form videos that is expected to rival YouTube, at an event in San Francisco Wednesday morning. The hour-long videos can be viewed directly within the Instagram app [..]
Opendoor raises $325 million to expand nationwide
Opendoor, a house-flipping startup, has raised $325 million in a new fundraising round. The money raised will go towards expanding its team and increasing their market to fifty new markets.
With this newest round of [..]
Instagram plans to launch long-form video hub
Instagram plans to launch a home for new long-form video length that will take on YouTube and Snapchat Discover. Instagram will have a space where users can upload videos that are up to one hour longer, featuring scripted [..]
Xiaomi Releases iPhone copycat
Chinese smartphone firm Xiaomi has released its newest smartphone among many other products at a launch event in Shenzhen earlier today.
Xiaomi’s phones have often borne a similar appearance to the iPhone but in recent [..]
Uber to open $24 million flying taxi research center in Paris
Uber, the ride-hailing company, is taking over the skies next. They will open a $24 million flying taxi research center in Paris. This is Uber’s first research and development hub outside of North America.
In 2016, Uber [..]
Senate overturns net neutrality repeal
The Senate voted 52-47 yesterday to overturn the FCC’s net neutrality repeal. All members of the Democratic caucus were joined by three Republicans to vote in favor of net neutrality.
To be clear, the Senate approved a [..]
Why It’s Time to Fire Your Client
“Firing” a client goes against everything you’ve learned as an entrepreneur. However, there aren’t enough hours in the day for you to spend too much time chasing after a client who isn’t perfect for you. Get rid of [..]
Lyft’s monthly subscription plan now has a waitlist
Lyft is expanding its monthly subscription plans to riders throughout the nation. Riders who signed into the app might have seen the option to sign up for a waitlist that allows them to pay a flat monthly rate for discounted [..]