Meet Nintendo’s new $150 2DS XL console, launching July 28

 Nintendo has a new handheld video game system it released pretty much out of the blue on Thursday. The 2DS XL is basically a 3DS XL without the 3D, with a smaller physical footprint for more portability, but with the same size large, dual displays you’ll find on the 3DS XL. The new console hits store shelves July 28, so we’ll still have to wait a while to get our hands on one, but… Read More

How to Manage Workplace Stress in Tech

Workers in all types of jobs are often expected to be “on call” at all times, creating a significant problem with workplace stress and work-life balance — and it’s especially bad in the tech industry. In fact, The 2016 Health IT Stress Report found that…

Bigger, better, faster subscription commerce growth (VB Live)

How do you optimize subscriber acquisition and accelerate your business growth? Join this interactive VB Live event to find out, plus tap into the latest research and benchmarks on key subscriber acquisition metrics. Register here for free. “Companies of all sizes, from start-ups to global businesses, are turning to the subscription model to build healthy […]

For OpenGov, President Trump is proving a boon for business

 OpenGov, a Redwood City, Ca., company whose software helps local governments keep transparent financial records, has been picking up speed in a variety of ways, and cofounder and CEO Zac Bookman traces some of that momentum to the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president. “We had the best Q1 in company history. It’s typically a quiet quarter, and we blew the top off”… Read More