Catalan separatists have tooled up with a decentralized app for civil disobedience

Is our age of ubiquitous smartphones and social media turning into an era of mass civil unrest? Two years after holding an independence referendum and unilaterally declaring independence in defiance of the Spanish state — then failing to gain recognition for la república and being forced to watch political leaders jailed or exiled — Catalonia’s […]

Juul, Under Heavy Fire, Pulls Fruit-Flavored Pods From US

In its latest effort to appease regulators, e-cigarette maker Juul said Thursday it would stop selling its creme-, fruit-, berry-, and mango-flavored pods in the US until the products have been reviewed by the US Food and Drug Administration. The company will, however, continue to sell its popular menthol-based flavors, including mint. Juul has faced […]

Getting press for your startup: the true role of communications

Tim Hsia & Neil Devani Contributor More posts by this contributor ‘The Operators’: Experts from Airbnb and Carta on building and managing your company’s customer support ‘The Operators’: Experts from WeWork and Brex talk marketing – Getting the most bang for your buck < p id=”speakable-summary”>Welcome to this edition of The Operators, a recurring Extra […]

Half of all iPhones are already using iOS 13 while most other flagships are still waiting on Android 10

Apple’s new iOS 13, which launched alongside the iPhone 11, hasn’t even been available for a month, yet the tech giant has confirmed that 50% of iPhones have updated to the new operating system already, showing strong adoption by users. The data is all the more striking considering how Apple has broken down the adoption […]