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  • Family of dead AlphaBay suspect says he was a “good boy” Alexandre Cazes, 26, also apparently spent a lot of time in a “pickup artist” forum. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Crunch Report | Y Combinator Wants In On The 3-Comma Club Lyft launches new self-driving division, Shyp is having some issues and Y Combinator wants in on the 3-comma club. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Senator blasts FCC for refusing to provide DDoS analysis FCC is either too secretive or is unprepared for future attacks, senator says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Microsoft’s secret weapon in ongoing struggle against Fancy Bear? Trademark law “Redirecting…Strontium domains will directly disrupt current Strontium infrastructure.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Amazon will pay full price to US retailers to boost its inventory Faster shipping and delivery means happier customers, even if Amazon takes a loss. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Yes, ancient civilizations on Mars sounds crazy. And yet… If such civilizations really existed in the past, could we find them today? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Mario Kart director philosophical about need for the blue shell “You know, sometimes life isn’t fair.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Google denies claims of a desktop Google.com revamp Report says the famously plain Google homepage is changing. Google says it’s not. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Verizon accused of throttling Netflix and YouTube, admits “video optimization” Verizon claims mobile video experience not affected; some customers disagree. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Optoma’s UHD60 projector delivers great, affordable 4K performance  If you’re among those who use a projector for your home theater, you haven’t really had a great option for jumping on the 4K bandwagon, and you might be feeling left out now that the high-resolution tech is more common among TV manufacturers. But now there’s a great, relatively affordable way to get onboard 4K ...
  • Y Combinator is reportedly raising a $1 billion fund  Silicon Valley startup accelerator Y Combinator is raising up to $1 billion for a new venture capital fund, Axios is reporting this morning. The fundraising comes less than two years after YC announced the close of its first big investing vehicle… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Lyft launches a new self-driving division and will develop its own autonomous ride-hailing technology  Lyft is betting the future of the road centers on sharing autonomous vehicles. It aims to be at the forefront of that technology with a new self-driving division and a self-driving system car manufacturers could plug into their self-driving cars. The company expects to hire “hundreds” of people for the new division by the end of ...
  • Netflix drops the full trailer for ‘Bright,’ its $90M+ potential blockbuster hit  Netflix may have its first blockbuster movie on its hands. The new, full-length trailer for the upcoming Will Smith movie, “Bright,” from “Suicide Squad” director David Ayer, dropped during San Diego’s Comic-Con yesterday. The trailer gives viewers a longer look into the upcoming film, which takes place in a futuristic world where magical creatures like ...
  • GM now lets developers test their in-car apps running in actual cars  GM has been doing a lot to try to make it easier for developers to create software for use in their vehicle infotainment systems. Back in January, it opened up access to a wide range of data points from the vehicle, and made it possible to develo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens ...
  • Graphcore’s AI chips now backed by Atomico, DeepMind’s Hassabis  Is AI chipmaker Graphcore out to eat Nvidia’s lunch? Co-founder and CEO Nigel Toon laughs at that interview opener — perhaps because he sold his previous company to the chipmaker back in 2011. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Paying people to preserve forests really seems to work It’s a cost-effective option for carbon management. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Microsoft’s most baffling release yet, Surface Laptop is just a laptop Review: The Surface Laptop is far and away Microsoft’s least ambitious hardware. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • FDA not amused by coffee laced with Viagra-like drugs, issues recall Chuckles aside, it could cause serious health problems in some. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Spectacular visuals, cheerfully silly tone rescue Valerian film Bad ending, bad acting, but Besson nails that Fifth Element feeling, anyway. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Electronic music superhero Aphex Twin unearths massive, free music vault Includes hours of never-before-released beats over past 20-plus years. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Crunch Report | Elon Musk Wants To Make Infrastructure Great Again Legendary Pokémon come to Pokémon GO, Elon Musk says he has verbal OK to build tunnel on the East Coast, YouTube Live launches in 10 more markets and Intel launches deep learning on a stick with Movidius technology. All this on Crunch Report! Read More Share this:Click to email this to ...
  • Microsoft 4Q17: Office 365 revenue surpasses traditional licenses Cloud remains strong, and Windows was surprisingly up, too. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Frosted glass obscures quantum information Quantum information storage/retrieval secured by using random light patterns. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Sony’s legal quest to remove its leaked developer’s kit from the Web Effort appears to be squashing leak discussion and homebrew SDKs as well. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Judge: Glassdoor reviews aren’t “political,” so feds can grab user identities 9th Circuit won’t hear from amici concerned with users’ First Amendment rights. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Google drops the boom on WoSign, StartCom certs for good Citing “certificate misissuance,” Google to expire all certs from offenders by September. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Judge blocks law regulating where augmented reality games can be played Pokemon Go craze prompted a Wisconsin county to regulate AR game play. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Petcube Bites treat camera lets you monitor and reward your pet from afar  Petcube’s existing pet camera is basically an advanced video camera and voice intercom, but the new Petcube Bites is also a treat flinging machine that gives you more ways to interact with your pet while you’re not at home. The Petcube Bites has a reservoir that can hold up to two pounds of treats for ...
  • Meet your new fungible, phallic robot friend Awe-inspiring demo videos reveal its simple, elegant pneumatic control system. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Trump wants a talk-radio host to be the USDA’s chief scientist The Dept. of Agriculture’s science will be run by someone with no science experience. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Senator challenges Ajit Pai over evidence for net neutrality repeal ISPs’ statements to investors prove that rules haven’t hurt, Markey says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • A future for light-powered wireless connectivity, thanks to graphene Plasmons, propagating on graphene, slow and speed up on demand. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Anti-drone radio wave startup SkySafe secures $11.5M from Andreessen  Drones are a threat to both military and public safety, whether flown by a terrorist or just a reckless pilot. SkySafe’s radio wave technology can detect and stop rogue drones from entering unauthorized areas like military bases, stadiums, prisons and airports. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Truphone now offers iPad data plans in the UK through the Apple SIM  Apple has yet to make any moves to expand the Apple SIM to devices beyond the iPad (despite occasional flurries of rumors to the contrary), but the number of carriers that work with the Apple SIM is growing, potentially laying the groundwork for … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Legendary Pokémon are headed to Pokémon Go  Pokémon Go’s getting Legendary Pokémon, those ultra rare, ultra powerful pocket monsters that typically figure prominently in the narrative arc for the main series console games. The Legendary Pokémon will appear as Eggs at gyms, and they’ll act as bosses for the new Raids that the game recently introduced – once defeated, you’ll get a ...
  • The IAB finalizes its new ad standards  The Interactive Advertising Bureau, a trade group representing online publishers and advertisers, has released new standards around mobile and web advertisers. Not every publisher and advertiser will follow these standards, but the standards important because they help establish best practices around what is and isn’t acceptable for the industry. If done right, they help maintain ...
  • Dote raises $7.2 million for its mobile shopping app  While consumers are increasingly turning to Amazon to buy everything from home goods to electronics, a newly launched app called Dote believes there’s an opportunity to compete with the e-commerce giant’s fashion business. There are “brands that don’t want to put their stuff on Amazon because it degrades their brand,” claims founder and CEO Lauren ...
  • Jeff Bezos dons sunglasses, says look at my big rocket factory Clearly, the Amazon founder is enjoying this whole rocket thing. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Tillerson cuts high-profile cyberdiplomacy office in State Dept. reorg Move demotes US cyber diplomats as part of department overhaul. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Man ridicules Olive Garden’s demand letter over trademark dispute “If you are asking me to simply add TradeMark® Symbols™ I must also decline.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • NY-DC Hyperloop tunnel? Musk tweets about vague “verbal govt approval” The Boring Company is looking for a project, so take Musk’s tweets with grain of salt. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Google Cloud gets a new networking algorithm that boosts internet throughput  Google today announced that TCP BBR, a new congestion-control algorithm is now available to its Cloud Platform users. The general idea here is to improve on the existing congestion-control algorithms for internet traffic, which have been around s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • McDonald’s is offering branded lazywear to celebrate you truly giving up  McDonald’s is offering delivery across North America through UberEATS, and in case you wanted to fully embrace what it means to order McDelivery to your home instead of mustering the energy to leave your shadowy lair for 15 minutes, it’s offering a special collection of branded loungewear that says “I earned this on-demand Big Mac ...
  • YouTube TV triples its footprint with launches in 10 more U.S. markets  YouTube TV, Google’s entry in the crowded market of live TV streaming services, is now available in ten more U.S. metros, the company announced this morning. In nine of the ten markets, the service will include the live local feeds from all four major broadcasters – ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC. The ability to watch ...
  • Apple adds Disney and Pixar characters to Clips  Apple’s super simple video editing app Clips just got its first significant upgrade since launching in April. There are a couple of feature updates in the mix, but the biggest additions are content — including, most notably, a bunch of licensed characters from the Disney/Pixar universes, adding animated overlays and transitions starring familiar faces like ...
  • Clover Trail systems won’t get Windows 10 Creators Update, ever GPU issues block new Windows versions, but security updates will be provided. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Intel shuts down group working on wearables and fitness trackers We probably won’t see any more wearables coming from Intel. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Windows XP, Vista buried by Blizzard Time to upgrade that decade-old operating system, man. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • FCC has no documentation of DDoS attack that hit net neutrality comments Records request denied because FCC made no “written documentation” of attack. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • DOJ announces official takedown of AlphaBay, world’s largest Dark Web market AlphaBay was “10 times the size of Silk Road,” according to the FBI. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Google right to be forgotten spat returns to Europe’s top court French privacy watchdog demands global scrub of certain links—Google says “non.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Blue Ella review: Planar magnetic tech sounds great, but costs too much Other headphones sound as good for less cash, while looking a lot less wacky too. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • France’s response to Trump may make it a climate science hub “Make our planet great again” effort is drawing climate scientists to France. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Racing comes to the Big Apple: The New York City ePrix The electric racing series has a new home in the US, and it put on a fine show. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • US lifts laptop ban for all remaining airlines and airports  The U.S. has now lifted entirely a controversial ban on laptops in hand luggage for passengers flying to the country from the Middle East or via certain Middle Eastern airlines, with the Department of Homeland Security professing itself satisfied with “enhanced security measures in place”. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Will East Texas be able to keep patent cases, despite the Supreme Court? A single work-at-home salesman may be enough to push ahead with a patent trial. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Alleged copycat video game studio threatens lawsuits over “unreal information” Riot Games: Mobile Rush had “near carbon copy” of many League of Legends heroes. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Chinese brands have invaded Indonesia’s fast-growing smartphone market  If you’re looking for a market with smartphone sales growth potential then India usually comes to mind, but the market is moving forward with much promise in Indonesia, the world’s sixth largest country. A new report from IDC shows that smartphones sales in the country accelerated by 13 percent year-on-year during the first quarter of ...
  • Crunch Report | NBC Launches News Broadcast for Snapchat NBC launches news broadcast for Snapchat, Tim Draper invests in an Iron Man suit and SoftBank invests massively in three startups. All this on Crunch Report! Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • A huge new survey shows that teens are bullied most on Instagram and Facebook  According to British anti-bullying organization Ditch The Label’s new annual survey, Instagram is the network of choice for cyberbullies in 2017 with Facebook close behind. This year’s survey collected results from 10,020 people between the ages of 12 and 20, making for a respectably robust data set that sheds some light into the damaging phenomenon ...
  • LinkedIn Lite launches as an Android app in India, coming to 60+ countries soon  LinkedIn, the social network for the working world with over 500 million members that is now owned by Microsoft, is today taking its next step in its bid to court more users in emerging markets. The company has released an Android app for LinkedI… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Cop’s body cam films him planting drugs—he obviously didn’t know it was recording Axon body cams retain footage for 30 seconds before an officer begins recording. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • “Atypical” mad cow disease detected in Alabama USDA stresses that it does not pose a threat to humans or our food. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Doom’s cover art had one secret—and John Romero just spilled it Co-creator John Romero’s random trivia reveal spoils a Bethesda season-pass giveaway. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Elon Musk clarifies that AI regulation should follow observation and insight  Elon Musk made headlines over the weekend with comments calling for government controls around artificial intelligence, which he has said repeatedly he believes is an existential threat to humanity if left unchecked. Musk was at the International Space Station R&D conference today, and during a fireside chat explained more about his views on the matter ...
  • Facebook tries to prove Instant Articles beat mobile web  One-third of all link clicks on Facebook already go to its self-hosted Instant Articles. Facebook claims they drive more referral traffic click for click because people don’t abaondon them mid-click as they do with slow-loading mobile websites. Now Facebook is teaming up with Nielsen to prove that individual publishers benefit when they post with the ...
  • The TechCrunch Podcast: Silicon Valley’s low emotional EQ and, no, not Zuck for president  Om Malik, the venerable entrepreneur, writer and now investor, joined TechCrunch editor-in-chief Matthew Panzarino for our second episode of The TechCrunch Podcast. In 2006, Malik turned his personal tech blog GigaOm into a business to track the tech industry. In that time he watched the industry evolve rapidly with the pace of innovation. But there’s ...
  • Tech’s 5 biggest players now worth $3 trillion  Tech’s most valuable players today crossed the $3 trillion aggregate market cap mark according to Google Finance data. It’s a feat that marks a new threshold for tech amidst the current boom. The current market rally is, in some ways, a technology rally. Let’s examine the number, how we got here and why it matters. ...
  • “Autumn Creators Update” was “mistranslation“; “Fall Creators Update” for all It’s going to be called “Fall” even when it should be “Autumn”… or “Spring.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Buick’s 2018 Regal GS takes aim at the Audi A5 It has a 310hp V6, clever suspension, and all-wheel drive, starting at under $40k. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • SolarCity co-founder Peter Rive will leave Tesla, following his brother The Rive brothers built the company, stayed through Solar Roof announcement. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • New Guillermo del Toro movie looks beautiful and terrifying Director of Pacific Rim and Pan’s Labyrinth is back with an interspecies love story. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Bug fixes abound in macOS Sierra 10.12.6, iOS 10.3.3, and watchOS 3.2.3 updates Likely the final updates before macOS High Sierra and iOS 11 become available. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • N. Korean defectors show locations of mass graves using Google Earth NGO creates maps to guide future investigation of crimes against humanity. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Elon Musk offers updates on Falcon Heavy, Dragon 2 and Mars mission  During a talk at the ISS R&D conference on Wednesday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk provided a number of updates about progress on the Falcon Heavy rocket, crewed Dragon capsule development and his vision for an eventual crewed mission to Mars with the ultimate goal of human colonization of the red planet. Spoiler alert for those ...
  • Dealmaster: Get a Dell XPS tower PC with a Core i7 CPU, 16GB Optane Memory for $715 Plus deals on laptops, TVs, routers, dash cams, and more. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • SpaceX appears to have pulled the plug on its Red Dragon plans Musk said his company has come up with a “far better” approach to landing on Mars. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Cheap catalyst takes sunlight and carbon dioxide, makes methane It’s not especially efficient, but we haven’t had time to optimize the reaction. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Russian man who helped create notorious malware sentenced to 5 years DOJ: Citadel led to $500 million in losses for banks. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Google’s right to be forgotten appeal heading to Europe’s top court  Europe’s ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling, which allows private citizens in the region to make requests that search engines delist incorrect, irrelevant or out of date information returned by an online search for their full name, is set to return to the region’s top court to settle an ongoing dispute between Google and the French ...
  • Google’s brave new friendless feed  It’s like Facebook without all those annoying “friends”. Instead of having to look at what weird things other people are interested in, like their babies, Google shows me the weird things I’m interested in, like Legend Of Zelda and Elon Musk. It’s a fundamental shift in content consumption from curation based on our explicit choices ...
  • Hulu’s new 20th Century Fox deal brings 3,000 more TV episodes to its streaming service  Hulu today announced a sizable content deal with 20th Century Fox Television Distribution that will allow Hulu to add nearly 3,000 more episodes of popular TV shows, including dramas and comedies, to Hulu’s streaming service. The deal will give Hulu the streaming rights to several well-known titles, such as “How I Met Your Mother,” “Burn ...
  • Franklin Robotics’ Tertill wins the pitch-off at TC Sessions: Robotics  We’re pleased to report that a so-called Roomba for weeds, Franklin Robotics’ Tertill, won the TC Sessions: Robotics pitch-off. Because if there’s a task that should be relegated to a robot, it’s weeding a garden. For winning the pitch-off, Franklin Robotics was awarded an exhibit table in Disrupt SF’s Startup Alley. “We actually tried to get ...
  • Early tests show bizarre issues with Nintendo Switch voice chat app Forget multitasking when talking with other players in Splatoon 2. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • White House gives thumbs up to overturning net neutrality rules Congress should replace the FCC’s Title II rules, Trump spokesperson says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Amazon Spark is a product discovery social network that looks like Instagram Amazon makes it easier to shop for desirable products you see in photos. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • After 3 months, Samsung’s “Bixby” voice assistant finally launches in the US Samsung’s answer to the Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa is rolling out now. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Elon Musk knows what’s ailing NASA—costly contracting “As soon as you don’t have any competition, the sense of urgency goes away.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • “Post-Ebola syndrome” is something else to keep you up at night Researchers only beginning to understand this and may now have monkey model. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Alaskan eagle attacks drone above icy waters below “All you could see was the eagle talons wrapping around it.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Blippar introduces ‘Halos’ facial recognition feature on its mobile app  In the next several months, phone-based augmented reality is going to become quite a bit more visible for consumers as tech titans like Apple and Google launch new AR platforms, but startups won’t let the big public companies have all the fun. Blippar has been in the augmented reality field since before Google Glass. “When ...
  • IBM expands its cloud footprint with new data centers in London, Sydney and San Jose  IBM reported its quarterly earnings this week and while the company’s overall results were once again disappointing, cloud revenue was up 15 percent year-over-year and accounted for $3.9 billion in revenue. It’s no surprise then that IBM is doubling down on its cloud strategy and to keep its momentum going, the company today announced the ...
  • Distributed energy sources can reduce cost of electricity up to 50%, study says Traditional grids will have to change. Modeling can help find the best way forward. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Crunch Report | Google Glass for the Enterprise Google Glass is relaunching but this time for the enterprise, Game of Thrones breaks HBO streaming records, Amazon and Tinder both now have a “stories” feature and Embark has taken over. All this on Crunch Report! Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Daimler to offer software update for 3 million Mercedes-Benz diesels in EU And Porsche may decide on the future of the diesel by the end of the decade. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Disdainful of H-1Bs, Trump expands a different foreign worker visa Hire American? Businesses can use H-2B visas if they claim “irreparable harm.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Comcast accuses net neutrality advocates of not “living in the real world” Anyone who denies harm from Title II rules is denying reality, Comcast says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Mass Effect veteran Casey Hudson returns to BioWare as GM Shake-up comes during a time of transition for the Anthem developer. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • FCC refuses to release text of more than 40,000 net neutrality complaints Ajit Pai says there’s no net neutrality problem—but keeps complaints under wraps. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Congressman asks scientists if they’ve found ancient civilizations on Mars “Would you rule that out? See, there’s some people… Well, anyway.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...