Top Stories of the Day // July 18, 2015

Tesla’s Model S Gets “Ludicrous” Mode, Will Do 0-60 In 2.8 Seconds |
People Watch More YouTube Than Ever Before – Especially On Their Phones |
Homejoy Is Shutting Down At The End Of The Month |
Surprise! Tesla Is Working On A New Roadster |
Of Course Microsoft Will Push Windows 10 Updates To Consumers |
The Benefits Of Being A Total Zero |
Employees Wise Up |

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Today’s Top Stories // Jul 18, 2015

Tesla’s Model S Gets “Ludicrous” Mode, Will Do 0-60 In 2.8 Seconds

Tesla’s Model S P85D is well known for its wonderfully named “Insane” mode, which tunes the car to go from 0 to 60 in 3.1 seconds. Not insane… read more

People Watch More YouTube Than Ever Before – Especially On Their Phones

YouTube is bigger than cable TV. Well, to be more precise, it’s bigger than any single U.S. cable network among the key demographic that includes those… read more

Homejoy Is Shutting Down At The End Of The Month

On-demand house cleaning service Homejoy is shutting down, after talks of an acquisition by its biggest competitor and a failure to raise enough money to keep… read more

Surprise! Tesla Is Working On A New Roadster

The first car Tesla ever built, the Roadster, hasn’t gotten a whole lot of love lately. They stopped building them back in 2012, after all. It looks like… read more

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Of Course Microsoft Will Push Windows 10 Updates To Consumers

Freak out, everyone, Microsoft intends to update its software. That it said it would update. That it said it would update on a continuous basis. Because… read more

The Benefits Of Being A Total Zero

“There are three types of people,” astronaut Chris Hadfield told me. “-1, 0, and +1.” When a business fails it feels like a -1. When a relationship fails, often… read more

Employees Wise Up

This week, a Bay Area founder was taken aback when an engineer being recruited by his startup asked for both its cap table and information regarding the… read more

TOP VIDEOS

CrunchWeek: Tech Makes Money, Reddit’s Implosion Continues, And Your Favorite Startup Is Doomed

 Hello my friend, and welcome back to another episode of CrunchWeek. This time ’round Drew Olanoff,… read more

Harmonix Shows Off Freestyle Guitar Solos For Rock Band 4

 Rock Band developers Harmonix stopped by New York City last week to preview the latest installment, Rock… read more

Fly Or Die: Amazon Echo

Upon first hearing about the Amazon Echo, a device that sits in the home and receives voice-powered commands, I… read more

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