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LA Community College paid $28,000 to free itself from ransomware...
Ars Technica | 2017-01-11 22:42 UTC
Chancellor: "Failure to pay would virtually guarantee that data would be lost."
By ceres on 2017-01-11 23:36 UTC
Yahoo isn't really going away (at least, not yet)...
The Verge | 2017-01-10 01:00 UTC
Yahoo will be renamed
By aphrodite on 2017-01-10 02:28 UTC
This is why 2017 is going to be a hell of a tough year for seed startups...
VentureBeat | 2017-01-08 19:09 UTC
In 2006, the average early-stage seed round for a startup was just under $600,000. A decade later, this has peaked at $2.2 million. In the era of mega-rounds, mega-valuations, over-funding, and mega-burn it is becoming increasingly common for startups to
By viper1 on 2017-01-08 20:54 UTC
The 10 best laptops from CES 2017 will have you itching to upgrade...
Digital Trends | 2017-01-08 20:15 UTC
CES 2017 was a big year of the PC. Numerous new laptops arrived, setting the stage for a year full of hot releases and powerful devices. Here's the best we saw at the show. The post The 10 best laptops from CES 2017 will have you itching to upgrade appea
By viper1 on 2017-01-08 20:54 UTC
Samsung and Google teamed up to make two new Chromebooks that run Android apps...
businessinsider.com | 2017-01-06 07:43 UTC
Google seems ready to push Android on Chromebooks, and Samsung has two new laptops to try and help.
By intuz on 2017-01-06 07:43 UTC
Enough About Smart Apps, Let’s Talk Smart Cities...
intuz.com | 2017-01-05 05:41 UTC
Live Smarter in Smart Cities! Lets learn about the concept, future of Smart Cities, its impact on people and businesses and few of the practical examples.
By intuz on 2017-01-05 05:41 UTC
Medium cuts staff by one-third, still searching for a business model...
Ars Technica | 2017-01-04 22:15 UTC
CEO Ev Williams: Writers, somehow, should be "rewarded" based on "value."
By viper1 on 2017-01-05 01:49 UTC
CES 2017: Highlights From January 4 Include VR, AR, And XR...
Tom's Hardware | 2017-01-04 21:24 UTC
The second day of CES 2017 focused on the wonderful world of virtual, augmented, and mixed reality.
By ceres on 2017-01-04 22:47 UTC
Hulu nabs CBS shows for live-TV service...
CNET | 2017-01-04 21:42 UTC
CBS's broadcast network joins the roster on Hulu's coming live-TV streaming service, expected to launch early this year.
By ceres on 2017-01-04 22:47 UTC
Galaxy S8 to mimic Microsoft Continuum with PC-like functionality...
The Inquirer | 2017-01-03 14:34 UTC
But don't worry, it won't run Windows Phone
By ceres on 2017-01-03 16:08 UTC
How a popular park on an abandoned NYC rail line will influence Seattles $700M waterfront makeover...
GeekWire | 2017-01-03 15:00 UTC
NEW YORK It’s a chilly Thursday afternoon, and throngs of people from around the world have come to New York’s Chelsea neighborhood to take a walk on an abandoned rail line. Old railroad tracks obscured by grass and flowerspeek out as the pat
By ceres on 2017-01-03 16:07 UTC
Trump knows things others dont about Russian hacking...
Computerworld | 2017-01-02 15:56 UTC
If Russian hackers are fiddling around with Americas electricity grid, then that would be extremely alarming. It is also what was reported by the Washington Post on the heels of the Obama Administration announcing sanctions against Russia for interfering
By ceres on 2017-01-02 19:40 UTC
CES 2017: Announcements to expect from this year's show...
ZDNet | 2017-01-02 17:48 UTC
The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is one of the biggest tech events of the year. Here is an overview of some of the biggest announcements to expect from it.
By ceres on 2017-01-02 19:39 UTC
CES 2017 preview: What to expect from the worlds most important electronics show...
Digital Trends | 2016-12-30 15:56 UTC
CES 2017 is just around the corner, and we've got just enough details on the trends we'll see to whet your appetite for the most important consumer electronics show in the world. Here's what you can expect to see the first week of January 2017. The post C
By ceres on 2016-12-30 18:38 UTC
Galaxy S7 owners reporting the camera lens is shattering without impact...
Digital Trends | 2016-12-28 20:29 UTC
A significant number of Samsung Galaxy S7 owners report that the camera lens of their device is shattering without any actual impact occurring, and so far Samsung appears to be refusing to cover such incidents under its warranty. The post Galaxy S7 owner
By kynast on 2016-12-28 23:08 UTC
Microsoft Might Finally Kill Automatic Windows 10 Updates...
Gizmodo | 2016-12-28 21:15 UTC
Microsoft could finally be solving one of Windows 10's biggest irritations: automatic updates. Winaeros Sergey Tkachenko noticed a new feature that would allow users to delay an update for up to 35 days in a recent leaked build of the Windows 10 Creat
By kynast on 2016-12-28 23:07 UTC
Police seek Amazon Echo data in murder case...
Engadget | 2016-12-27 15:58 UTC
Amazon's Echo devices and its virtual assistant are meant to help find answers by listening for your voice commands. However, police in Arkansas want to know if one of the gadgets overheard something that can help with a murder case. According to The
By viper1 on 2016-12-27 23:11 UTC
9 predictions for AI in 2017...
VentureBeat | 2016-12-26 21:47 UTC
AI has been hot in 2016, and it's not cooling off anytime soon. The investments, acquisitions, trials, reorganizations and breakthroughs of the past year have set the AI industry up to have tremendous impact over the next twelve months.Here are nine p
By ceres on 2016-12-27 02:35 UTC
CyanogenMod is dead. Long live LineageOS...
ZDNet | 2016-12-26 22:00 UTC
Cyanogen has switched gears, leaving the Android variant CyanogenMod in the lurch, CyanogenMod's developers aren't giving up. They're forking the code into LineageOS.
By ceres on 2016-12-27 02:35 UTC
How I finally ditched Verizon and switched to Google Project Fi...
VentureBeat | 2016-12-27 01:01 UTC
Back in the fall of 2015, I signed up for Project Fi on a phone I was reviewing at the time, the LG-built Nexus 5X. Rather than ending my two-year Verizon contract early and transferring my main phone number to Project Fi, I opted to create a new phone nu
By ceres on 2016-12-27 02:34 UTC
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