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GoCardless Founder Tom Blomfield's New Startup Is A "Full Stack" Mobile-First Bank

We already knew that GoCardless co-founder Tom Blomfield was working on a new U.K. banking startup, but now, thanks in part to a noisy series of Tweets from investors, developers and the company’s own Twitter account, more details have emerged. 716 more words

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"...it will be interesting to see how quickly either company is able to get regulator approval and if they secure further investment beforehand..." - original author

An Aging Instagram Tries To Win Us Back With Email "Highlights"

Four and a half years is a lot of pretty pictures. Instagram isn’t as young as it used to be, and it doesn’t want long-time users to slip away from its app. 527 more words

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"...Highlights could solve an issue common amongst maturing social networks that show a live, reverse chronological feed of posts..." - original author

With Its First Startup Awards, Cornell Tech Turns Class Projects Into Companies

Cornell Tech is introducing a new way for its master’s students to transform their ideas into real companies — those students can now compete in the Startup Awards, with winners receiving $40,000 in seed funding, as well as a year of free co-working space in The New York Times building. 1,044 more words

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"Talking to the students...they’d spent a semester building a startup pitch deck and prototype, while also making time for their regular coursework." - original author

Google's Self-Driving Cars Will Hit Public Roads In Mountain View This Summer

Google is shifting its self-driving car program up a gear, after it announced that it will begin testing autonomous vehicles on public roads in Mountain View this summer. 174 more words

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'...its vehicles “already have lots of experience to draw on.”...' - original author

HOW CAN A NON-INVENTING NON-PRODUCER BE INDEPENDENT?

If everything you need for your survival and for your comfort and for your daily living is not made – talk less of imagined, conceptualised and invented – by you, are you truly independent? 100 more words

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Hemingwrite Modernizes The Typewriter With An E-Ink Screen And Cloud Storage

Distraction-free writing software is one of those things that seems unlikely to ever go away, despite the fact that I’m willing to bet 90 percent of users who buy it use it once and never again. 457 more words

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Meet The Judges Of Hardware Battlefield 2015

We’re excited to announce the all-star investors, founders and makers judging the startups in the second annual Hardware Battlefield. From Martha Stewart, to 50 Cent, to Yves Behar, and many more, we’ve lined up 13 individuals who know what it takes to make a successful product and company. 206 more words

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