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 2019-05-24 22:09 

GeekWire

Amazon shareholder proposals on climate and facial recognition won about 30 percent of vote...

Amazon announced this week that shareholders voted down all eleven proposals up for consideration at its annual meeting — but that was only part of the story. Numbers released by the company in a regulatory filing Friday afternoon show that several ...

 2019-05-24 22:04 

VentureBeat

Amazon brings voice announcements to all Alexa devices | VentureBeat...

Amazon today extended one-way intercom messaging to third-party Alexa devices like Facebook's Portal, and smart speakers from other brands....

 2019-05-24 22:04 

TechRadar

Madden NFL 20 release date, trailers and news...

Madden 20 is almost certainly coming this year, and here's what we know about the next edition of the football simulation series....

 2019-05-24 22:01 

Techdirt

Several Pro And College Sports Teams Suspended From Twitter Over Mystery DMCA Notices...

We've had many long discussions here, and have replicated those discussions through more official channels, as to how there are severe problems with the DMCA when it comes to its collision with free speech. One of the core issues is the way the DMCA s...

 2019-05-24 21:56 

CNET

Uber's first employee Ryan Graves steps down from board of directors...

Just two weeks after the ride-hailing company went public, it's board is getting a shakeup....

 2019-05-24 21:46 

MIT Technology Review

Trump's feud with Huawei and China could lead to the balkanization of tech...

Trade barriers and immigration controls might lead different countries to adopt incompatible products, impeding global innovation....

 2019-05-24 21:41 

GeekWire

As more cities embrace shared scooters and bikes, this startup helps them track data and enforce rules...

Cities across the U.S. are adding new shared bike and scooter programs from the likes of Lime, Uber, Lyft, and other fast-growing and well-funded mobility companies. Many have data-sharing agreements to help track ridership activity and enforce appropriat...

 2019-05-24 21:40 

CNET

The 10 best vacuums to use for kitchen cleanup...

Crumbs and spills, begone!...

 2019-05-24 21:40 

GeekWire

Researchers use the ancient art of origami to produce high-tech shock absorbers...

Can origami protect football players and reusable rockets? Researchers have shown how the ancient art of paper-folding can soften the shock of an impact, whether it's cracking into a helmet or touching down on a landing pad. The technique, described t...

 2019-05-24 21:39 

Digital Trends

Oppo Reno 10x Zoom hands-on review...

The Oppo Reno has a very cool shark fin-style pop-up camera to make it stand out in a crowd, and a rear camera with a 10x zoom, plus there's a 5G version coming soon. It's truly up-to-date, with plenty of cutting-edge tech inside. The post Oppo Re...

 2019-05-24 21:35 

CNET

Amazon files patent to record before you say 'Alexa'...

Amazon is looking to capture and process "portions of a spoken utterance command that may occur before a wake word."...

 2019-05-24 21:35 

Gizmodo

885 Million Sensitive Records Leaked Online: Bank Transactions, Social Security Numbers, and More...

A major U.S. financial services company has reportedly leaked million of sensitive digitized records that date back more than 16 years, including bank account records, Social Security numbers, and wire transactions....

 2019-05-24 21:33 

TechRadar

Apple improved the 2019 MacBook Pro keyboards after all, iFixit uncovers...

Apple's latest MacBook Pro makes changes to the butterfly keyboard that has had issues in earlier models....

 2019-05-24 21:30 

Engadget

Apple reportedly buys asthma-monitoring startup...

Apple has snapped up a company called Tueo Health, which was working on an app to help parents monitor asthma symptoms of their sleeping kids, according to CNBC. The startup's CEO and chief operating officer switched their employer to Apple on Linked....

 2019-05-24 21:26 

USA Today

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At Collision conference, Facebook and the rest of tech gets taken to task once again...

Facebook gets more heat as conference speakers take it to task for its vast influence and inability to address such persistent problems as fake users....

 2019-05-24 21:26 

Tom's Hardware

Zotac Teases ZBox Slim PC & Workstation For Computex 2019...

Or what it calls a "creator PC."...

 2019-05-24 21:22 

Bleeping Computer

Firefox 67 Switching to Empty Profiles Causing Data Loss Fears...

Mozilla Firefox users are reporting that when they upgrade to the latest Firefox 67, they are finding that their addons are missing, their customizations are gone, and their history is gone. This is being caused by the browser creating new profiles for Fi...

 2019-05-24 21:19 

Digital Trends

Dell slashes price on this JBL Harman Kardon Allure smart speaker...

Dell has knocked $135 off the Harman Kardon Allure, but there's a catch: There's a limited amount of stock available, so those wanting to scoop up one on the cheap will need to act fast. The post Dell slashes price on this JBL Harman Kardon Allure...

 2019-05-24 21:14 

TechCrunch

First American site bug exposed 885 million sensitive insurance records...

News just in from security reporter Brian Krebs: Fortune 500 real estate insurance giant First American exposed approximately 885 million sensitive records because of a bug in its website. Krebs reported that the company's website was storing and leak...

 2019-05-24 21:11 

CNET

Snapchat might follow Instagram by letting you add music...

The company is reportedly working with major record labels for rights to their catalogs....

 2019-05-24 21:00 

TechCrunch

How to see another company's growth tactics and try them yourself...

Every company's online acquisition strategy is out in the open. If you know where to look. This post shows you exactly where to look, and how to reverse engineer their growth tactics......

 2019-05-24 21:00 

The Register

That magical super material Apple hopes will hit backspace on its keyboard woes? Nylon...

iFixit ters dwn ew Macbook Pro wth utterfl eyoard atst fixs The magicc new materil emedded in Apple's vry latest Macbook Pro keyaords, to prevnt them from malfutioning, is nylon, iFixit, the popular DIY repair shop, reveled on Friay.......

 2019-05-24 21:00 

The Next Web

How to access Android's hidden developer options...

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the advantages Android has over iOS is the control Google gives you over its operating system. Case in point i...

 2019-05-24 21:00 

GeekWire

GeekWire Calendar Picks: International Tabletop Day, Orca Action Month, GeekWire Cloud Summit...

— Video games tend to take center stage in the gaming world today, but classic tabletop competition is still one of the best ways to get people to socialize and spread their love of games. International Tabletop Day celebrates those classic games on...

 2019-05-24 21:00 

Engadget

Every Xbox One title will be playable on Project xCloud...

A major selling point for Xbox One is its broad backward compatibility with an array of Xbox and Xbox One games, giving it an enormous library of more than 3,500 titles. When Project xCloud debuts, it'll be capable of streaming any of those games out....

 2019-05-24 20:58 

Tom's Hardware

MSI Culls Bristol Ridge Support From Some AM4 Motherboards...

BIOS chip capacity has likely prompted MSI to abandon previous-gen Bristol Ridge APU support on some motherboards....

 2019-05-24 20:55 

PC Perspective

The ECS LIVA SF110-A320 Mini PC Supports Socketed Ryzen APUs...

ECS is at Computex launching among other things the LIVA SF110-A320 , an AMD-powered mini PC introduced at CES . This slim "book-size" mini PC is a barebone system with an AMD......

 2019-05-24 20:54 

CNET

Apple's 2020 iPhones could have full-screen Touch ID...

Apple's smartphones could also come with OLED screens from LG by next year, a report says....

 2019-05-24 20:54 

Mashable

Good luck fighting over Netflix's 'The Perfection' this weekend...

The following is a spoiler-free review of Netflix's The Perfection . After months of critic hype and fervent fan speculation, Netflix's mysterious and controversial The Perfection finally began streaming on Friday — and already, it's tea...

 2019-05-24 20:51 

Tom's Hardware

What We Know About PCIe 4.0 So Far...

AMD's support for PCIe 4.0 in its CPUs and chipsets will usher in a new wave of high-performance devices, with SSDs leading the way....

 2019-05-24 20:51 

Ars Technica

Star Wars: KOTOR film rumors, Sonic film delayed to fix its VFX...

Slew of nerd-film Friday news also includes a date for the live-action Akira remake....

 2019-05-24 20:48 

BGR

AT&T phone bill can now be paid with cryptocurrency...

If you're an AT&T mobile customer, and you have some extra bitcoin lying around that you're not doing anything with, you can now use it to pay your phone bill. AT&T just became ......

 2019-05-24 20:47 

Computerworld

Welcome to the intelligent intranet: Key announcements from SharePoint Conference 2019...

Over the past two years, Microsoft has continued to make Office 365 and SharePoint the premier platform for intranet and collaboration solutions. This week, at the SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas, the SharePoint team brought the intelligent intranet to...

 2019-05-24 20:35 

TechRadar

Memorial Day deal at Walmart: get the Apple iPad on sale for $249...

Walmart's Memorial Day sale includes savings on the latest model Apple iPad....

 2019-05-24 20:35 

PCWorld

This week in games: Sims 4 for free, a Just Cause film, and Frostbite's hairy tech demo...

Exterior, day. We see a factory or something. A helicopter flies straight into it and explodes. Everything explodes! And then a man soars out of the explosion, holding a big metal claw in one hand. He looks at the camera. "Are you... hooked ?" Any...

 2019-05-24 20:33 

CNET

T-Mobile and Sprint merger could reportedly still get the DOJ's blessing...

After indications that the DOJ would oppose the deal, a new report suggests that T-Mobile's proposed merger with Sprint may still go through....

 2019-05-24 20:31 

TechCrunch

'Observation' is a tense, atmospheric puzzler where you play a modern HAL 9000...

When you watch 2001: A Space Odyssey, do you find yourself criticizing HAL 9000's machinations and thinking,...

 2019-05-24 20:30 

Wired

Apple's MacBook Pro Keyboard Fix Comes Down to Tiny Tweaks...
 2019-05-24 20:29 

TechRadar

Automattic buys Prospress in digital subscription push...

WooCommerce and WordPress.com's parent company has acquired Prospress to build out its digital subscription offerings....

 2019-05-24 20:29 

CNET

Fortnite season 9, week 3 challenges and where to find Downtown Drop letters...

It's a week of extreme challenges....

 2019-05-24 20:26 

CNET

Twitter ousts anti-Trump Krassenstein brothers for 'fake accounts'...

The brothers don't think the social media site is justified in banning them....

 2019-05-24 20:25 

The Verge

Some OnePlus 7 Pro phones are having strange phantom tap touchscreen problems...

Some early buyers of the OnePlus 7 Pro are reporting that they've noticed phantom screen presses, where apps are responding as if something on the screen had been tapped even when the phone is sitting idle....

 2019-05-24 20:25 

Engadget

Facebook is fact checking the 'drunk Nancy Pelosi' video, but won't remove it...

Facebook won't remove a viral video that purports to show Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nacy Pelosi slurring her words. Instead, according to a Gizmodo report, the social network will display an article from a third-party fact....

 2019-05-24 20:23 

Digital Trends

Digital Trends Live: Starlink's successful launch, Facebook's Bitcoin rival...

On Friday's episode of Digital Trends Live, we discuss SpaceX's successful Starlink satellite launch, Facebook's plans for cryptocurrency, the Senate's bill to curb robocalls, a Game of Thrones wrap-up, and more. The post Digital Trends Li...

 2019-05-24 20:20 

PC Perspective

Could Zombies And Spectres Have Caused An Intel Meltdown?...

Phoronix have spent a large chunk of time testing the effect Spectre, Meltdown, L1TF/Foreshadow, and Zombieload have on the performance of AMD and Intel chips and have noticed a definite pattern. ......

 2019-05-24 20:08 

CNET

Facebook's FTC settlement delayed by political infighting, report says...

And you thought Congress was bad. Apparently Democrats and Republicans on the FTC can't agree on a potentially $5 billion deal over Facebook's privacy breaches....

 2019-05-24 20:04 

PC Magazine

Microsoft's xCloud Capable of Streaming 3,500 Xbox Games...

Microsoft is telling game developers porting existing Xbox games to the company's upcoming cloud gaming service will be easy. 'Developers will be able to dramatically scale their existing games across devices, with no additional development,' ...

 2019-05-24 20:03 

Tom's Hardware

ECS Launches Mini-PC Packing AMD (Update)...

The ECS SF110-A320 is a 1-liter mini-PC that sports an AMD 35W quad-core Ryzen APU....

 2019-05-24 20:03 

CNET

Google Stadia will share game titles, pricing, launch info this summer...

The streaming game service works on a variety of devices over an internet connection....

 2019-05-24 20:01 

CNET

FCC Chairman addresses 5G safety concerns in letters to lawmakers...

Ajit Pai says he's confident that 5G networks are safe....

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