The company is hoping to raise $1 billion.
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What does breaking news sound like? Circa, the popular mobile news app built on brevity, thinks it can name that tune in one second.
"We want something that’s going to evoke emotion, something that has a sense of urgency but not interruptions. I want something that’s going to be synthetic but inviting."
At last night’s Innovation By Design Awards, the Fast Company staff got to try out the Decelerator Helmet, which won the Concepts award.
By donning this shiny helmet, your perception actually decreases in speed. The world around you is put into slow motion.
How’s this for bad PR? A Tesla Model S car burst into flames in Washington State this week after a relatively minor accident on a highway.
Tesla has reacted to the accident, noting that the car had a “direct impact” with a “large metallic object,” which hit “one of the 16 modules within the Model S battery pack.”
Molskine + Paper app = a beautiful match made in heaven
Let’s hope no life-threatening asteroids head toward Earth during the government shutdown.
- If you buy your own health insurance
- If you’re uninsured
- If someone else deals with your health insurance
A small Texas firm called Tracking Point has invented a smart rifle with an intelligent heads-up-display that can turn anyone into a sharp shooter. The invention combines technology from digital cameras, mobile devices, and smart displays into one very lethal package. With a top-end Tracking Point rifle, you can accurately hit a moving target at 1,200 yards, which is about two thirds of a mile.
It’s for hunting…
Uh-oh I got the ill communication! A recent software update to Hangouts may be the culprit but Google is currently investigating the issue.
The Canadian insurance company offered $9 a share or $4.7 billion.
"It’s almost liberating to have just six seconds to tell the story. You have to be very innovative about the approach you want to take."
NowThis News has hired Cody Johns, who will report exclusively through six-second Vine videos.