Eclipse 2017 weather: View to be spoiled by clouds that will mean most people...

might be ruined before it even started. And by that most British of enemies: the weather.Cloudy skies are likely to get in the way of...

HTC drops price of Vive by $200 as it looks to compete with Facebook’s...

Just as reality appears to be getting worse by the day, VR companies are doing the lord’s work and making the price of escaping it a bit more accessible.HTC is dropping the price of...

N26 now has 500,000 customers for its bank of the future

Fintech startup is getting more and more customers. The company reported 300,000 customers . It now has 500,000 customers across Europe.More importantly, growth seems to be accelerating as the startup announced that it...

Microsoft’s speech recognition system hits a new accuracy milestone

announced today that its conversational speech recognition system has , its lowest so far. This surpasses  by a group of researchers from Microsoft Artificial Intelligence and Research and puts its accuracy on par...

Beyond Amazon and Alibaba: what’s next for e-commerce?

ContributorHans Tung is a managing partner at .More posts by this contributor:How do you outsmart an 800 lb gorilla?  E-commerce retailers in the two biggest markets – China and the U.S. – grapple with...

For its latest trick, watch this Tesla Model X smoke a Lamborghini supercar

The “Ludicrous” Teslas are ludicrous indeed.And this video posted to YouTube by is just the latest in a series of evidentiary exhibits that proves it.In the video, a Tesla Model X P100D crossover...

Yesterday’s “plastics” are today’s crypto tokens

Chris McCoyContributorChris McCoy is the chief executive of and the creator of .If the Braddocks were throwing a pool party today, their son Ben wouldn’t be contemplating a career in plastics; he’d know...

Microsoft kicks off Xbox One X pre-orders today with a limited ‘Project Scorpio’ edition

Microsoft on pre-orders, offering up the souped up version of its console for $499. Unveiled back at E3 in June after a year’s worth of teasers, the latest Xbox One features more memory...

Taxes in the gig economy

Kristen BermanContributorKristen Berman is a co-founder of Duke's with Professor Dan Ariely. Common Cents is generously supported by MetLife Foundation. Kristen was on the founding team of Google's behavioral economics team, and...

Watch Microsoft’s Xbox One X Gamescom conference live right here

Microsoft is about to share the last details on the with a press conference ahead of the Gamescom in Cologne, Germany. You can watch it live right here at 12 PM on the...