What You Need to Know Today: March 14

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH March Madness. What was supposed to happen: Last night, CBS was planning on taking its sweet time to announce this year’s NCAA men’s basketball tournament field. What actually happened: Within the...

What You Need to Know Today: March 11

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH How suitable are absurd tech startup offices for business? This is what New York-based writer Chappell Ellison wanted to know —  she answered her own question with a string of these hilarious...

What You Need to Know Today: March 10

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH Social media scotch tasting is here — and yes, it’s as pretentious as it sounds. “Tastings” have always been about community. Get a bunch of old dudes in tweed jackets together,...

What You Need to Know Today: March 9

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH Facebook, stop trying to make Fetch happen. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office just granted Facebook a patent for Generating a Social Glossary (read: slang detection software). No word on whether...

What You Need to Know Today: March 8

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH This app is changing sports forever. “If a whiteboard and erasable marker were the primary tools of the trade for previous generations of coaches, Hudl is fast becoming the 21st-century analogue,”...

What You Need to Know Today: March 7

Your Early to Rise Daily Briefing Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH To your friend who says: ‘Macs don’t get viruses.’ Thinking about torrenting the latest episode of Billions? Might want to check that your Transmission app is above...