Mexico

Maya Edzna complex, the Temple five floors. Image Credit: Shutterstock

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Big Data

Has Microsoft Translator built the next champion of online translating? Should Google Translate watch out? Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow; Hand model: Gedalyah Reback

Microsoft Translator leapfrogs Google Translate on group convos

But here's why it has a long way to go
Dec 14, 2016
A "Voter Registration" sign hangs near a table where residents fill out paperwork at a polling location during the presidential primary vote in Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S., on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Photo credit: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images Israel

Hacking the vote: why voting machine fraud should be the least of your worries

If hackers are planning something, they've missed many chances to do so
Nov 03, 2016

Entrepreneurship

FinTech

Guadalajara startup Kueski scores largest fintech investment in Mexico history with $35 million

Mexicans are not big on traditional credit cards, presenting an opportunity for alternative assessments of credit
Apr 24, 2016

Mexican mobile payments startup Clip grabs $8 million from group of investors

Promising to disrupt Mexico's mobile point of sales market, investors are enthusiastic the startup can catch up and scale up against international competition
Dec 09, 2015

Internet

Has Microsoft Translator built the next champion of online translating? Should Google Translate watch out? Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow; Hand model: Gedalyah Reback

Microsoft Translator leapfrogs Google Translate on group convos

But here's why it has a long way to go
Dec 14, 2016

Could Russia be behind US election-based fake news on Facebook?

Growing evidence based on cases of Russian disinformation throughout Europe motivated us to look into potential Russian backing of this year's fake US news
Nov 18, 2016

10 languages Google Translate lacks and where to find them

Google Translate doesn't have it all. Here's where you can find Cantonese, Pashto and Amharic, plus some other famous languages around the world
Feb 08, 2016

Lists

Mobile

More posts from Mobile

News

Photo credit: Facebook's new Camera Effects

Facebook launching custom profile frames outside US

While they claim there is more interest abroad, one also wonders if the feature isn't ready for prime time. Here, we examine if custom frames could take off
Dec 08, 2016
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - JANUARY 26: Director Alejandro Gonzalez I–ñarritu takes a picture with his phone during a press conference to present the film The Revenant at Four Seasons Hotel on January 26, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo credit: Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images Israel

FreedomPop, backed by Skype co-founder, challenges Mexican telcos with free phone plans

FreedomPop, a Skype co-founder-funded startup, challenges Mexican telcos with an offer consumers can't refuse: free call and data plans
Oct 14, 2016

Guadalajara startup Kueski scores largest fintech investment in Mexico history with $35 million

Mexicans are not big on traditional credit cards, presenting an opportunity for alternative assessments of credit
Apr 24, 2016
More posts from News

Policy

Could Russia be behind US election-based fake news on Facebook?

Growing evidence based on cases of Russian disinformation throughout Europe motivated us to look into potential Russian backing of this year's fake US news
Nov 18, 2016
A "Voter Registration" sign hangs near a table where residents fill out paperwork at a polling location during the presidential primary vote in Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S., on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Photo credit: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images Israel

Hacking the vote: why voting machine fraud should be the least of your worries

If hackers are planning something, they've missed many chances to do so
Nov 03, 2016

Social Media

Has Microsoft Translator built the next champion of online translating? Should Google Translate watch out? Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow; Hand model: Gedalyah Reback

Microsoft Translator leapfrogs Google Translate on group convos

But here's why it has a long way to go
Dec 14, 2016
Photo credit: Facebook's new Camera Effects

Facebook launching custom profile frames outside US

While they claim there is more interest abroad, one also wonders if the feature isn't ready for prime time. Here, we examine if custom frames could take off
Dec 08, 2016

Could Russia be behind US election-based fake news on Facebook?

Growing evidence based on cases of Russian disinformation throughout Europe motivated us to look into potential Russian backing of this year's fake US news
Nov 18, 2016

eCommerce

Cornershop rakes in $6.7 million in investments for Series A. Photo credit: cornershopapp.com

Mexico City delivery startup Cornershop raises $6.7 million

The company claims that a paltry amount of the country's shopping is e-commerce, making the market rife for their business
Apr 18, 2016

Hardware

A "Voter Registration" sign hangs near a table where residents fill out paperwork at a polling location during the presidential primary vote in Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S., on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Photo credit: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images Israel

Hacking the vote: why voting machine fraud should be the least of your worries

If hackers are planning something, they've missed many chances to do so
Nov 03, 2016

Security

A "Voter Registration" sign hangs near a table where residents fill out paperwork at a polling location during the presidential primary vote in Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S., on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Photo credit: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images Israel

Hacking the vote: why voting machine fraud should be the least of your worries

If hackers are planning something, they've missed many chances to do so
Nov 03, 2016

Space

Elon Musk gives President Barack Obama a tour of SpaceX. Photo credit: YouTube

Elon Musk on Twitter: SpaceX achieves first Raptor firing for interplanetary engine

Starting tomorrow, we just might be one step closer to living on Mars
Sep 26, 2016

Telecom

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - JANUARY 26: Director Alejandro Gonzalez I–ñarritu takes a picture with his phone during a press conference to present the film The Revenant at Four Seasons Hotel on January 26, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo credit: Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images Israel

FreedomPop, backed by Skype co-founder, challenges Mexican telcos with free phone plans

FreedomPop, a Skype co-founder-funded startup, challenges Mexican telcos with an offer consumers can't refuse: free call and data plans
Oct 14, 2016