A weekly, hand-curated digest of the latest mobile and technology news and insights from the Mokriya team.
Mobile, IoT, Tech: News + Trends
What we learned about the Internet of Things and Connected Home from Google I/O
Great Google I/O summary here from AndroidGuys in case you haven’t yet got up to speed.
Inside Evan Spiegel's very private Snapchat Story
Snapchat is huge. Top profile here by recode on the man behind the app: “Admirers say Spiegel is as good at building products as Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs. And if you think that’s hyperbole, several sources casually likened him to Picasso.”
Why apps cost the same as cars 📱🚗💰
How much does an app really cost? Great post on Medium reframing the true value of amazing software.
A former Google engineer lands $20 million for his internet-of-things startup
Afero has raised $20 million for its IoT platform.
In Oracle v. Google, a Nerd Subculture Is on Trial
Its “Nerds vs Normals” in the Supreme Court: “In a world where Silicon Valley is coming into dominance, Oracle v. Google is an unusual instance in which the nerds are getting totally owned by the normals.”
Introducing the self-driving bicycle in the Netherlands
I’m a little late to the April Fool’s Day party, but can see why this prank from Google is up to 2.5 million views.
Ford autonomous car to come with mini-me drone?
Will drones have a part to play in the self-driving car revolution?
New 'Pilot' Earpiece Translates Languages for You in Real Time This is cool. Is it possible we can overcome the language barrier when travelling with this smart earpiece?
10 IoT start-up accelerators and incubators ahead of the curve IoT startups are getting plenty of support with this list honing in…