Klarna gets a full banking license, gears up to go beyond financing payments

 After Anders Holch Povlsen and his firm Brightfolk bought up a stake of at least $225 million in Klarna earlier this month, today the profitable Swedish payments startup, now valued at over $2.25 billion, is stepping up its game. Klarna has an.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchJun 19th, 2017

Hulu to Stream Full House, Family Matters and More

Every episode of Full House, Family Matters, Step by Step, Perfect Strangers and more will be available in September. Hulu has entered into an agreement with Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution to gain the exclusive SVOD rights to a v.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News4 hr. 0 min. ago

Apple just got the green light to test 5G

iPhone moves closer to tapping into next-gen wireless networks. The future of mobile technologies inches ever closer as Apple finally gets the go-ahead to test out 5G wireless broadband connectivity.Granted by the FCC just a few months after ap.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News4 hr. 0 min. ago

Apple granted FCC license to test 5G wireless technology

The FCC has officially granted Apple approval to begin testing experimental 5G technology, according to  DSLR Reports.  The iPhone maker now has permission to begin using something called "short-range millimeter wave spectrum" at two locati.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

Coen Brothers’ long-awaited ‘Suburbicon’ finally gets a trailer

Joel and Ethan Coen wrote Suburbicon in 1986, and then apparently forgot about it. Lucky for us, they remembered, and now the George Clooney-helmed black comedy has its first trailer. Matt Damon and Julianne Moore star. The post Coen Brothers’.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 45 min. ago

SpaceX Is Now One of the World’s Most Valuable Privately Held Companies

Elon Musks’s rocket company raised $350 million in a new financing, raising its valuation to about $21 billion......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

"The Emoji Movie" reviews are full of shruggies, angry faces and poo

Critics went in on The Emoji Movie, which Mashable described as "¯backslash_(ツ)_/¯" — and we're hardly the only ones getting cute with symbols here.  It was enough to warrant the use of poop emoji in headlines and in one case,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 24 min. ago

Move Over, Bill Gates. Jeff Bezos Gets a Turn as World’s Richest Person.

A bump in the price of Amazon shares was enough to move Mr. Bezos, briefly, above Mr. Gates, the Microsoft co-founder......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News8 hr. 52 min. ago

Within Gets $40M For Virtual, Augmented Reality

Los Angeles-based Within, a distributor of virtual reality and augmented reality films, said Wednesday that it has raised $40M in a Series B funding round. The funding was led by Temasek and Emerson Collective, and also included WPP, Macro Ventures,.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News8 hr. 53 min. ago

Apple Discontinues iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle

From a report: Apple today removed the iPod nano and iPod shuffle from its website and online store around the world, suggesting the iconic portable media players may be discontinued. Apple continues to sell the iPod touch. Beyond new colors and stor.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 24 min. ago

Samsung Said To Open Its Pay Service, Could Make It Available On Rival Companies" Smartphones

Samsung Pay, the second most OEM-Pay mobile payments service (only second to Apple Pay), may be available on smartphones from other manufacturers, according to a report. From an article: Samsung is in talks with other device makers about bringing Sam.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 24 min. ago

Apple Apparently Discontinues iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle

From a report: Apple today removed the iPod nano and iPod shuffle from its website and online store around the world, suggesting the iconic portable media players may be discontinued. Apple continues to sell the iPod touch. Beyond new colors and stor.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

British politicians" official portraits get the inevitable caption treatment

Whenever an official portrait of a politician gets released — any politician — it's now pretty much tradition for it to become a full-blown meme in a matter of hours. SEE ALSO: French President's official portrait sparks glorious Photosho.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Comic Book Reviews for July 26, 2017

The Power Rangers flash back to high school and Secret Empire gets darker in this week's comic book lineup. It was another big week of comics, even as the industry recovered from the insanity that is Comic-Con. DC delivered pivotal new chapters.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News13 hr. 16 min. ago

Girl"s NSFW birthday cake goes viral for very obvious reasons

If you're going to make a customised birthday cake for your partner, you might as well be a bit creative. Maybe an in joke, or something personal to them. Ideally something that can't be bought in the shop. Or you could just go full, all-out NSFW on.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 16 min. ago

Jeff Bezos is now the world"s richest human

In 1998, The New York Times wrote a little story called, " is Expanding Beyond Books." Nearly two decades later, the founder of that company has more money than anyone else on the planet. Jeff Bezos passed Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates as.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 52 min. ago

Girl gets surprised with Ed Sheeran tickets, flips out spectacularly

We're not sure about a lot of things in this strange, confusing world, but we are sure about this: the girl in the video above is definitely a bigger Ed Sheeran fan than you. "She's been asking for months to go see Ed Sheeran but had accepted the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 8 min. ago

AMD Releases Bristol Ridge to Retail: AM4 Gets APUs

The focus for AMD’s AM4 platform is to span a wide range of performance and price points. We’ve had the launch of the Ryzen CPU family, featuring quad cores up to octa-cores with the new Zen microarchitecture, but AM4 was always designed.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News15 hr. 8 min. ago

The Week in iOS Accessories and Cases: Baby"s got HandL"s new phone case

No ifs, ands, or ....Image by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis roundup features the “butt case.” Why do they call it that? Just look at it! Read on...HandLImage by HandLTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News15 hr. 24 min. ago

Sony’s a7S II stuns with 4K footage from outside the International Space Station

 Sony’s lineup of full-frame mirrorless cameras are impressive, and have become a staple for videographers and photographers worldwide. But now, the a7S II has gone beyond just our world, capturing amazing 4K footage from outside the Inter.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News16 hr. 8 min. ago

Samwell Tarly gets asked if Jon Snow is good looking IRL, gives adorable answer

You may not think it's possible, but Game of Thrones star John Bradley may be even more adorable in real life than he is when he's playing Samwell Tarly. Just listen to him talking up his co-star Kit Harington in the clip above. SEE ALSO: Jon Sno.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 8 min. ago