Google I/O conference : a lot of new features to come

Google, just like a lot of other tech giants, just presented its new coming features during its annual I/O conference. Sundar Pichai, Google CEO, just released Google’s coming features and future services. Smart emailing, augmented reality and artificial intelligence : quick summary of what is to come on our phones and computers. Google Assistant Google’s… Read More

Castbox raises $13.5 million and dables in original programming

Castbox, a technology-fueled podcast app announced the close of a $13.5 million Series B funding with the new goal of reaching 2 million daily users on the platform. There are dozens, if not hundreds, podcast apps available today. Castbox is one of them. Founded by a former Google employee, Wang Xiaoyu, the startup just closed… Read More

Spotify presents new features and a brand new free tier on mobile

Assisted playlisting, low-data mode, on-demand music… Spotify just updated its mobile app for its free users. Gustav Söderström, Chief R&D Officer at Spotify, just announced a series of new features for its mobile application during a dedicated event taking place today in New York. Spotify launched its free tier on mobile in 2014. It was… Read More

Intel, just like several other tech companies, closed its wearables division

Intel tried its best but could not keep on with its connected objects’ division and had to close its dedicated branch. The connected objects’ market (glasses, watches, bracelets…) has been slowing down for the past few years. Perceived as the next technological breakthrough for a while, this sector has been struggling, mostly because of the… Read More

GuesttoGuest, now available in 187 countries, acquires its Canadian concurrent

GuesttoGuest now proposes more than 450.000 accommodations across the globe as it just acquired its Canadian concurrent Echangedemaisons.com. A new opportunity to keep developing its business internationally. GuesttoGuest just acquired the Canadian Echangedemaisons.com, after Tremplinn (France), HomeforHome (Spain) and HomeExchange (US). The home exchange website now proposes more than 450.000 different accommodations in 187 different… Read More