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Samsung unveils new electric car batteries for up to 600 km (430 miles) of range...
At the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA Cars 2017) this week, Samsungs battery division, Samsung SDI, showcases a new Multifunctional battery pack solution to enable more range in electric vehicl
By aphrodite on 2017-09-14 00:45 UTC
Amazon no longer sells the Fire TV...
Amazon has stopped selling the Fire TV amid rumors it's planning to introduce new devices. The dedicated landing page for the Fire TV says it's
By ceres on 2017-09-13 17:15 UTC
Google Accused of Trying to Patent Public Domain Technology...
A Polish academic is accusing Google of trying to patent technology he invented and that he purposely released into the public domain so companies like Google couldn't trap it inside restrictive licenses. The mystery remains surrounding Google's decision to patent something that it's in the public
By rjx32 on 2017-09-11 20:56 UTC, Edited: 2017-09-11 20:59 UTC
Ex-Google employee James Damore: 'Underground conservative network' in Silicon Valley exists...
James Damore who was fired from Google for posting a controversial memo about bias and discrimination in the workplace, claims there is an underground conservative network in Silicon Valley.
By rjx32 on 2017-09-11 20:55 UTC
Kalmar and Navis make VICT in Melbourne fully automated - port.today...
Kalmar and Navis announced delivery of OneTerminal automation solution to ICTSIs Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) at Melbourne, Australia.
By PortToday on 2017-09-11 16:37 UTC
Poor security design and how not to handle a cyber attack -- lessons from Equifax...
The data breach at credit agency Equifax looks to be one of the biggest in recent times. Industry experts have been quick to criticise both the company's security and its response to the breach. Once again we've seen a breach exploiting a web app vulnerab
By viper1 on 2017-09-08 16:16 UTC
Google - HTC rumor...
Google is apparently "in the final stage of negotiations" to acquire HTC's smartphone division.
By viper1 on 2017-09-08 16:11 UTC
What To Do About Google?...
Google's misbehavior has prompted calls for regulation. Potential remedies include breakups, common-carrier requirements, and beefed-up antitrust. Fortunately, Congress solved a similar problem in 1992, which provides a regulatory template.
By viper1 on 2017-09-08 16:08 UTC
Android Oreo uses more 4G data when connected to WiFi...
Glitches and bugs for all
By viper1 on 2017-09-08 16:07 UTC
Maersk to use blockchain in maritime insurance - port.today...
A.P. Moller-Maersk in collaboration with Microsoft, EY and Guardtime have developed a blockchain-based marine insurance platform.
By PortToday on 2017-09-08 12:48 UTC
Kalmar to test FastCharge solution at DP World London Gateway - port.today...
The fully electric powered Kalmar FastCharge Shuttle Carrier will be tested at DP World London Gateway in 2018 for 6-12 months to ascertain its suitability.
By PortToday on 2017-09-07 11:35 UTC
Researchers reverse 320 million hashed passwords...
CynoSure Prime, a “password research collective”, has reversed the hashes of nearly 320 million hashed passwords provided by security researcher Troy Hunt through the Pwned Passwords searchable online database. The results Their effort, pulled
By viper1 on 2017-09-05 20:08 UTC
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 destroys iPhone 7 Plus in one key way...
The Galaxy Note 8 is more proof that Samsung still makes the best phablets. The Note 8 has better dual cameras and a brighter screen than the iPhone 7 Plus.
By viper1 on 2017-09-05 20:04 UTC
Are you ready for a $1,200 iPhone?...
Apple's upcoming deluxe iPhone could cost up to $1,200, according to new rumors about the price tier for the new phone that could start at $999.
By viper1 on 2017-09-05 20:02 UTC
20TB Hard Drives Will be Made of Glass...
Hard drive capacities could grow to 20TB by 2020, though hitting these drive sizes will require a rethink of the platter technology used in today's 3.5-inch drives. The post 20TB Hard Drives Will be Made of Glass appeared first on ExtremeTech.
By viper1 on 2017-09-05 20:02 UTC
2020 prospect Mark Cuban warns killer AI is the 'ultimate threat to humanity'...
'Autonomous weaponry is the ultimate threat to humanity,' Cuban said.
By rjx32 on 2017-09-05 00:10 UTC
Report: Google ‘Coming After Critics’ in Academia and Journalism, ‘Forming Into a Government of Itself’...
Google is "coming after critics in academia and journalism," according to the Washington Post, who added that the company "is forming into a government of itself."
By viper1 on 2017-09-01 23:21 UTC
Google Search Has A New Speed Test Tool, Here Is How To Use It...
nce in a while, every netizen has the urge to test internetspeed and have a sense of satisfaction that they’re running a super-fast internet connection. I use the Speed Test tool by Ookla to check the speed of my broadband connection. Generally, I u
By viper1 on 2017-08-31 15:24 UTC
YouTube redesign: New logo, Dark Theme and user interface revealed...
YouTube has had a significant makeover. The video site has unveiled a brand new logo and a refreshed user interface for both its mobile app and desktop site. The new-look YouTube feels slicker and more modern, but could take a little bit of getting used t
By aphrodite on 2017-08-31 07:34 UTC
Windows 10 tip: Make the File Explorer navigation pane work like classic Windows Explorer...
In Windows 10, File Explorer's left-hand pane gives preferred status to cloud services such as OneDrive. If you prefer old-school navigation techniques, you can restore the classic hierarchy, with everything in a tree under the Desktop node.
By ceres on 2017-08-30 13:59 UTC
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