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 2017-08-24 02:45 


Facebook brings its AR, VR, and consumer hardware teams closer together... +

Consumer hardware is increasingly becoming part of Facebook's plans for the next decade, and that shift has led to a change in the social network's executive ranks. Veteran executive Andrew Bosworth will now lead Facebook's augmented reality, ...

 2017-08-24 02:11 


Chateau Marmont, Hotel For Celebrity Humans, Sends Trademark C&D To Cateau Marmont, Hotel For Cats... +

While spending a great deal of time writing about dumb trademark disputes can be both monumentally frustrating and fill your mind with despair, I will be the first to admit that it also is a great avenue for entertainment and laughter. This story is about...

 2017-08-24 02:10 

Ars Technica

Republicans try comparing tax code to Legend of Zelda, mix up their facts... +

Factual error has since been fixed on GOP site, but perhaps not the flawed logic....

 2017-08-24 02:00 


DIY Electric Beach Luge is a Thrill... +

[John Dingley] describes his Electric Beach Luge Projectas an exciting mashup between ...

 2017-08-24 01:53 

The Register

DMARC anti-phishing standard adoption is lagging even in big firms... +

We could cut down on e-mail spoofing, but we don't Big-name companies are still leaving themselves and their customers open to phishing because they haven't implemented the DMARC message validation standard.…...

 2017-08-24 01:52 


Google may unveil new Pixel handsets on Oct. 5... +

Second-generation Android phones to sport Qualcomm's Snapdragon 836, according to noted leaker Evan Blass....

 2017-08-24 01:41 


All the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-order deals in Australia... +

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has finally been revealed here are the best Aussie pre-order deals currently available...

 2017-08-24 01:40 

Ars Technica

Analysis of 187 documents concludes Exxon misled the public on climate change... +

Read all of these documents and make up your own mind, ExxonMobil said....

 2017-08-24 01:36 


iPhone 8 release date, news and rumors... +

Forgot the iPhone 7S. Apple's iPhone 8 may launch as soon as next month, and it's due for all-new features and a increased price....

 2017-08-24 01:36 


Ericsson launches China Unicom 1Gbps 4G network... +

Ericsson has used its three LTE-B-enabling technologies of eMBMS, HEVC H.265, and MPEG DASH to launch a commercial 989Mbps peak-speed 4G network across Beijing, Guangdong, Shandong, and Hainan....

 2017-08-24 01:35 

Tom's Hardware

WD's New My Book Duo Puts 20TB On Your Desktop... +

Western Digital's latest edition to the My Book Duo line of external drives boasts an impressive 20GB capacity....

 2017-08-24 01:31 


It takes two to Tango: eRSA partners with Dell EMC for new research supercomputer... +

The non-profit IT service provider has welcomed a new high-performance computer and research cloud infrastructure, Tango....

 2017-08-24 01:30 


Facebooks Andrew Bosworth is taking over the companys consumer hardware efforts... +

Veteran Facebook exec Andrew ...

 2017-08-24 01:27 


Drones are delivering packages in Iceland's capital city... +

At last, a fully operational urban delivery drone system is here... only you probably won't get to use it. Drone logistics startup Flytrex has teamed up with Iceland's main online retailer, AHA, to launch a courier drone service in Reykjavik. Sp...

 2017-08-24 01:23 


SME segment boosts MYOB's six-month profit to AU$28.3m... +

Accounting software company MYOB has reported AU$28.3 million in after-tax profit, with the small-to-medium enterprise segment accounting for 62 percent of the company's total six-month revenue....

 2017-08-24 01:19 


Hackers offered $500,000 for WhatsApp and Signal exploits... +

A company is offering up a large bounty on the secure messaging platforms....

 2017-08-24 01:18 

Tech in Asia

Microsoft accelerator picks 14 startups it can connect with global clients... +

The 14 startups in the latest Microsoft accelerator batch in Bangalore includes one from Indonesia for the first time....

 2017-08-24 01:18 


5 reasons Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is worth its ridiculous price... +

Okay, the Note 8 price is high. But it doesn't skimp on the screen space, S Pen or the high-end specs....

 2017-08-24 01:16 

Android Central

Roku now accounts for 37 percent of all streaming players... +

With a variety of models on offer, Roku now accounts for 37% of the streaming box market. As more and more consumers look to cut the cord and get away from their cable companies, consumer electronics companies like Apple, Google and Amazon are more than ...

 2017-08-24 01:15 

Digital Trends

Hasbro, TripAdvisor bring vacations in update of the Game of Life... +

While the Game of Life is 60 years old, it's remained unchanged -- until now. Working with TripAdvisor, Hasbro is adding vacations to the game for the first time. Players can pick destinations, and encounter travel headaches. The post Hasbro, TripAdvisor ...

 2017-08-24 01:13 


TechRadar Aussie deals: Get 30% off our favourite VPN for Netflix... +

NordVPN is offering 30% off on its annual VPN plan exclusively for TechRadar readers....

 2017-08-24 01:12 


Heartland Tech Weekly: The risk of letting tech jobs cluster... +

On Monday, I wrote about a new report that found that Detroits highest-paying jobs arebecoming increasingly clusteredin the citys downtown and midtown neighborhoods -- areas wheretechcompanies like Twitter and Microsoft have or will soon have outposts. A ...

 2017-08-24 01:12 


Even if the iPhone 8 does cost $1,000, this wireless deal is still worth it... +

Its no secret that Virgin Mobile loves the iPhone. Its the only smartphone the carrier sells right now. But the company just revealed a great deal right in time for the iPhone 8s arrival....

 2017-08-24 01:10 

Tom's Hardware

'Gwent' Will Get A Single-Player Campaign Later This Year... +

You'll follow the story of a queen who will protect her homeland from foreign invaders....

 2017-08-24 01:09 

Digital Trends

I-Ride is a compact electric skateboard that fits in a backpack... +

With their unique aluminum bodies, I-Ride boards add greater durability and stability not found in most other boards. The unique design also features two distinct steps rather than a full body. This small change makes it easier to ride for beginners. The ...

 2017-08-24 01:00 

Tom's Hardware

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Graphics Card Prices... +

A price list of all the currently available Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards....

 2017-08-24 00:58 


Damore Case Could Spawn More Legal Headaches for Google... +

Fired Google engineer and his lawyer say others claim discrimination for political views...

 2017-08-24 00:58 

The Register

Accused! Yahoo! hacker! pleads! not! guilty! in! US! court!... +

It wasn't me nor the FSB, claims Karim Baratov One of four men accused of carrying out the megahack of 500 million Yahoo! email accounts has pleaded not guilty in a San Francisco district court.…...

 2017-08-24 00:49 


Well, It's Official: FTC Gives Green Light for Amazon to Buy Whole Foods... +

The Federal Trade Commission, the US government body in charge of consumer protection and investigating anti-competitive marketplace practices, has announced that it will not stand in the way of Amazons plan to merge with Whole Foods....

 2017-08-24 00:48 


Susan Fowlers lawyers just told the Supreme Court why tech cos should eliminate arbitration agreements... +

Susan Fowler, the former Uber engineer whose blog post about the company's internal workings eventually led to the ouster of its CEO Travis Kalanick, has a.....

 2017-08-24 00:41 

The Next Web

NASA wants to spend $3B drilling into a volcano to save the United States... +

If the Yellowstone Caldera ever erupted, the consequences would be devastating. Having last erupted over 70,000 years ago, the Caldera, a bowl-shaped structure formed by previous evacuation of lava, could be a ticking time bomb. “Ticking,” in this case, i...

 2017-08-24 00:37 


Privacy group says Washington cyberbullying law is censoring instead... +

Anti-cyberbullying laws are noble, but attempting to punish online speech is tough. Digital rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) claimed that Washington state's anti-cyberbullying legislation goes too far -- and ends up censoring speech....

 2017-08-24 00:30 


Android Oreo is wreaking havoc with peoples Bluetooth... +

The final beta of Android Oreo is out for Pixel and Nexus owners, which means that theres more people than ever running experimental software on their day-to-day devices. So it really should...

 2017-08-24 00:30 

eSecurity Planet

Plurilock's AI Authentication Tech Enlists in the Army... +

U.S. Army's NETCOM will use Plurilock's BioTracker cybersecurity software to safeguard identities....

 2017-08-24 00:18 


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 event replay (Podcast)... +

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 8 today with an impressive live show from New York, complete with an incredible interactive stage. Watch the replay of CNET's live coverage from inside the show, and hear Samsung fans react after the announcement....

 2017-08-24 00:13 


This algorithm cleverly recreates 3D objects from tiny 2D images... +

With a lifetime of observing the world informing our perceptions, we're all pretty good at inferring the overall shape of something we only see from the side,.....

 2017-08-24 00:13 

Digital Trends

Apple iMac with Retina 5K Display (2017) review... +

Apples Retina 5K remains one of the most pixel-dense screens available. But can it defeat newer Windows systems with faster hardware? Read our Apple iMac with Retina 5K Display review to find out. The post Apple iMac with Retina 5K Display (2017) review a...

 2017-08-24 00:11 


OceanGate hits big milestone in effort to build a submersible for trips to the Titanic... +

OceanGate says it’s completed assembly of the core pressure vessel for its Cyclops 2 submersible vehicle, which is due to take on the first crewed scientific expedition to the Titanic shipwreck in years. The privately held company, based in Everett,...

 2017-08-24 00:10 


Discords screen-sharing feature makes it irreplaceable... +

Discord is about to turn into a crucial tool for a variety of online content creators. The PC and smartphone communications app -- that is primarily a means for groups of friends or fans to quickly get together for gaming sessions -- is in the middle of t...

 2017-08-24 00:08 

The Register

Despite being totally Megless, HP Inc stands on its own two feet... +

Still some money to be had in desktops and printers, it seems HP Inc continues to thrive in the PC and printer markets to the tune of double-digit revenue growth.…...

 2017-08-24 00:00 


Stronger-than-steel unbreakable rubber bands may be on the way... +

Its hard to argue with the simplicity and design of a rubber band. I mean, it has a million uses, but at the end of the day its just a small strip of rubber. How much better could it ...

 2017-08-24 00:00 


Three things that every startup should consider before the fundraising tide goes out... +

Now is the time for startups to engage in strategic planning so that future liquidity needs will be met. This article discusses market trends and how debt.....

 2017-08-24 00:00 


Heres how Aussies can get the OnePlus 5 and how much itll cost... +

The OnePlus 5 will be officially available at the end of August, although in a limited quantity - heres how you can get your hands on one....

 2017-08-23 23:58 


In iOS 11, Safari will strip out Google AMP links for shared stories... +

Anyone haunted by annoying link cruft will be relieved to hear that iOS 11 will transform Google AMP links back into their original forms when sharing a story.....

 2017-08-23 23:55 


Uber grows in spite of scandals, but keeps bleeding cash... +

Uber's endless stream of scandals doesn't appear to have made much of a dent in its bottom line... not that the company is breaking out the champagne just yet. The ridesharing firm reports that its bookings surged in the second quarter of 2017 (...

 2017-08-23 23:54 


FTC approves Amazon's $13.7B purchase of Whole Foods... +

Regulators' approval means the online retail giant can move ahead with plans to break into the $800 billion US grocery market....

 2017-08-23 23:53 


Judge dismisses Illinois class action suit against Zillow over Zestimate home valuation tool... +

A U.S. District Court judge in Illinois dismissed a proposed class action lawsuit against Zillow Group on Wednesday in which the plaintiffs argued against the legality of the Zestimate, the Seattle-based real estate media company’s famed home valuat...

 2017-08-23 23:50 


Experts plan worlds biggest sailing cargo ship... +

The Quadriga sustainable shipping project aims to build the worlds largest cargo sailing ship, which could carry up to 2,000 cars. Quadriga, which was first announced by German firm Sailing Cargo,...

 2017-08-23 23:40 


The best Bluetooth speaker of 2017: the best portable speakers for any budget... +

Looking for the best Bluetooth speaker? Here are our top picks for taking your tunes on-the-go....

 2017-08-23 23:34 


Microsoft's 'Insiders' can test Windows 10 S on any PC... +

Microsoft's Windows Insiders program lets interested users test future versions of the operating system before they're released to the public. While owners of Windows 10 S, Microsoft's app-based light operating system, were able to try out ...

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