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Boost Mobile Partners With AUS-X Open... +
Boost Mobile is expanding its range of partnerships, becoming the official Telco partner of the AUS-X Open while also adding multiple new ambassadors. The AUS-X Open will be held in Sydney in November, and combines the world’s best Supercross and Fr...
Watch a robot that irons clothes (and dreams)... +
Commentary: Spanish robot TEO does something that you've always wished someone else could do for you....
House Of Marley Turntable Puts A New Spin On Sustainability... +
House of Marley have released a new eco-conscious turntable made of recycled hemp, plastic bottles and silicone rubber. The Stir It Up turntable “pairs earth-friendly materials with high-quality audio” according to House of Marley, and feature...
IBM-powered DNA sequencing could find bacteria in raw milk... +
Babies love milk. Adults love milk-based products. You know what else loves milk? Good and bad bacteria. It's the ideal medium for bacteria growth and could cause various food-borne illnesses, especially if consumed in raw, unpasteurized form. Resear...
Facebook brings anti-terror initiative to UK following attacks... +
Weekend Streaming: Get ready for 'Glow' on Netflix... +
Netflix's newest original goes online and since we're running out of June find out which titles to catch before it's too late....
UK and Ecuador working on Assange escape mechanism... +
There's an opening and good will to use it, says Ecuadorian foreign minister Ecuador's foreign minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa says the country is working with the UK to find a way for Julian Assange to leave its embassy.…...
Bone-sniffing dogs to search for Amelia Earhart's remains... +
Four border collies will head to an uninhabited island where some believe the pioneer aviator died after disappearing in 1937....
CISOs believe CEOs are breaking security rules: Symantec... +
A report from the security vendor has found three-quarters of CISOs believe their CEO has broken internal security protocols....
Google now scrubbing private medical records from search results... +
Google has decided to scrub an entire category of online content, personal medical records, from its search results...
Uber 2.0: Girt by CNET podcast 113... +
Following news of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick stepping down, the Girt team looks at what it means for the company and its customers....
Tesla is laying the groundwork to build cars in Shanghai... +
If you've been waiting to pull the trigger on one of Tesla's electric vehicles, the upcoming Model 3 probably looks pretty appealing. The car promises 215 miles per charge, ample seating, the tech for autopilot and it starts at just $35,000. Wel...
10 Books Every Aspiring CEO Should Read... +
If being a leader was easy, then everyone would do it. What exactly sets apart those who reached the pinnacle of business achievement? What is their secret sauce? As an aspiring leader, your goal should be to create not just a good company, but a great on...
Tesla may launch its own music streaming service because, well, why not... +
Tesla is reportedly interested in creating a music streaming service for its cars. ...
Sony's latest flagship, the Xperia XZ Premium, has arrived Down Under... +
Sony's newest flagship phone, the Xperia XZ Premium, is available in Australia right now....
Tesla is interested in constructing a Gigafactory in China... +
With Teslas Gigafactory in Las Vegas already producing lithium-ion batteries for the upcoming Model 3, there are reports that Tesla is already taking concrete steps to develop yet another Gi...
Amazon adds Hyper-V file support to its storage gateway... +
As Azure Stack's launch approaches, AWS bolsters its hybrid storage story Amazon Web Services dominates the public cloud, but its hybrid cloud story is currently weak.…...
Study Finds Link Between Legalized Marijuana, Increased Car Crash Rates... +
More cases of driving under the influence of drugs have been reported in states where recreational marijuana is legalized, a new study revealed. These states include Oregon, Colorado, and Washington....
Overwatch Team 'Drastically Reducing The Amount Of Duplicates' In Loot Boxes, Adding More Highlights Features... +
Blizzard has announced a list of new changes to the Loot Box and Highlights system on 'Overwatch.' Good news, players: Blizzard said that its finally reducing the amount of duplicate items in Loot Boxes and more....
Australia eyes Japanese market with new fintech innovation agreement... +
The finance regulators from both countries have inked a framework for co-operation that will allow entry for fintech startups in each other's markets....
LG made a massive, flexible 4K OLED display that is taller than a person... +
Setting new records in consumer tech is always an odd topic for a pretty obvious reason: the relentless advancement of technology means new firsts arrive on a near daily basis. Despit...
YouTube TV expands to ten more US metropolitan markets... +
YouTube TV seemed an adequate addition to the increasingly crowded streaming television market, but it launched back in April with a modest area footprint, operating in only five US cities for its first few months. Today, they're expanding availabili...
Adding a Riving Knife for Table Saw Safety... +
What in the world is a riving knife? Just the one thing that might save you from a very bad day in the shop. But if your table saw doesn't come with one, fret not -- with a little wherewithal you can ......
Qualcomm's server silicon has a cloud customer: Packet... +
Rival ARM-wrestling cloud Scaleway has added 64-core Caviums Qualcomm looks to have a customer for the Centriq 2400 , the 48-core CPU it's aiming at the server market: the minor cloud player Packet has signed up “to introduce” the architecture to its cust...
Feds Remove Endangered Species Protection For Yellowstone Grizzly Bears... +
After four decades of protection, Yellowstone grizzly bears will no longer be listed under endangered species in the United States, the federal government announced. Several wildlife advocates spoke out against the decision....
Facial Recognition Software Brings Personalized Ads To The Supermarket... +
Facial recognition software is getting to the point where there are some very interesting things that can be done with it in everyday life. That includes really bad ideas like enabling the police to run record checks on everyone who passes in front of the...
Amazon Web Services having trouble with US-East, again, taking out Lambda and Lex... +
A problem with one of Amazon Web Services most promising new technologies has spread into a wider outage involving its notorious U.S.-East facility in Northern Virginia. Around 530pm PT on Thursday, users of Amazons Lambda serverless technologies started ...
Amazons delivery drone hive looks like it came from a sci-fi movie nightmare... +
If filmmakers ever decide to do a remake of Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds,” with drones instead of birds, they could use Amazon’s concept for a drone-dominated fulfillment center in their set design. The artwork, included in a pate...
Logitech Launch MeetUp To Fuel Further Webcam Growth... +
Logitech are making a bold play for the B2B video collaboration market with their new heavy-duty all in one MeetUp web conferencing camera. With cloud-based web conferences solutions becoming more and more ubiquitous in board-rooms, Logitech are aiming to...
Teslas next big thing might be internet radio?... +
If a new report fromRecodeis right, Teslas next new product isnt going to have one single wheel. The site is quoting industry sources as saying that the car company is in talks with...
ASX-listed logistics management company Getswift raises AU$24m... +
The funds will be used for large-scale deployments and industry vertical expansion....
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Mexican president denies spying on journalists, lawyers and activists... +
Enrique Pea Nieto says his government did not use spyware against journalists, lawyers and activists....
Cisco tackling human element of security with cyber training course... +
Cisco has launched a cybersecurity course aimed at teaching adults how to avoid the most common threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities cyberspace presents....
How to Install Ubuntu 17.04 with GNOME on Your Chromebook, Alongside Chrome OS... +
Last year when I got my Acer Chromebook 11 (C740), I wrote a tutorial to teach you guys how to remove Google Chrome OS and install a GNU/Linux distribution of your choice, but things got boring. So after a few months, I reinstalled Chrome OS using a reco...
Edifier Unveils New Ultra-Compact Bookshelf Speakers... +
Edifier are promising to “re-introduce&
Forget the insight of a lone genius innovation is an evolving process of trial and error... +
Out of all these ideas, will one rise to the top? KlingSup/Shutterstoc
YouTube Developing 180-Degree VR Format... +
YouTube is working on a new virtual reality format for creating content in 180-degreesrather than the 360-degrees typically associated with VR. Called ‘VR180’ and created in collaboration with Google’s Daydream team, YouTubesaid the form...
AI Weekly: $102 million and machine learnings theory of general relativity... +
Whats $102 million among friends? That was the question last week as Element.ai raised this hefty sum in a Series A funding. Investors included Microsoft, Nvidia, and Intel Capital, all of whom have their own AI ambitions.Whats $102 million among friends?...
I found the real Pied Piper (it’s nowhere near Silicon Valley)... +
What if Pied Piper's magical compression algorithm was a real thing? Turns out, it pretty much is!...
Chicago's new Apple store has a MacBook Air for a roof... +
The roof on the new flagship Apple store in downtown Chicago looks just like a MacBook Air....
AMD's plans to take on Intel in the server market... +
When it comes to the high-powered computing market and data center sectors,Intel has had a firm lead over the competitionfor some time. However this may all be about to change, after AMD revealed its plans to fight back with its new EPYC 7000 series of da...
Bye, bye, Vblocks – it was nice knowing you... +
RIP Cisco-Dell friendship? Dell EMC's converged infrastructure portfolio is changing. The Vblock – with its Cisco Nexus switch – is going away, while VxBlocks – with software-defined networking – are taking over.…...
Airbnb tests payment-splitting feature so you don't get stiffed... +
Airbnb is testing out a feature that would allow reservations to be split among multiple people. So, if you're booking with rude friends who never pay you back or if you want to book an expensive reservation that may be too much for one credit card t...
Why Amazons rapid growth encourages developer of $564M Key Arena renovation... +
The area around Seattle’s Key Arena Seattle Center, South Lake Union is a lot different than it was nine years ago, when the Seattle Supersonics left for Oklahoma City. Amazon’s global headquarters is about a mile away, where tens of thousan...
Unexpected Viking toilet discovery leads to controversy... +
It could be the oldest privy in Denmark, or just a pile of crap....
Yale archaeologists make amazing ancient Egyptian billboard discovery... +
Archaeologists from Yale and the Royal Museum of Art and History in Belgium have discovered the earliest-known billboard-sized hieroglyphs in the ancient Egyptian city of Elkab. The hieroglyphs, ...
Honda Forced To Shut Down Plant After WannaCry Ransomware Infects Carmaker's Network... +
Honda had to halt operations in its factory in Tokyo because WannaCry infected its networks, new reports have now confirmed. Meanwhile, where the ransomware originated still remains uncertain....
Lenovo Unveil ThinkStation P320 Tiny PC... +
Speaking at this week’s Transform conference, Lenovo have now announceda new product they’re branding as “the worlds smallest workstation with ISV certification.”
Who will train the next generation of data scientists?... +
While artificial intelligence is a hot topic these days, the industry is facing a key problem: not enough scholars are staying in academia to teach the massive influx of students. Its a problem that Jennifer Chayes, a managing director and distinguished s...
The best music streaming services... +
It can be hard to decide which music streaming service is for you, so we've picked out the individual strengths of the most popular services, aiming to make your decision a little easier. The post The best music streaming services appeared first on Digita...