Back in March, I wrote an in-depth piece about Silicon Valley’s astounding waning Soft Power. That waning was a shocking development in many ways. Venture-funded entrepreneurship had become an aspirational brand around the world, with...Show More Summary
At Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Summit two Windows on ARM devices were announced, the HP Envy x2 and the Asus NovaGo. Despite appearing ready, the HP Envy x2 is only shipping in Spring next year, but the impression Qualcomm and Microsoft gave was that the Asus NovaGo should be hitting shelves shortly. Show More Summary
It’s been half a decade since Apple transitioned to the lighting connector, and still I regularly see the long-retired iPod 30-pin cable flopping off treadmill dashboards at gyms all around the country. It’s impossible to say how any...Show More Summary
GUEST: 3 ways that AR could save retail When new technology platforms emerge, traditional retail typically gets disrupted — and often in painful ways. Consumers generally benefit from the added convenience and cost reductions from e-commerce in the short-term. However, the dominance of companies like Amazon has resulted in many retailers and small businesses closing up […]
Apple has acquired Shazam Entertainment, giving it one of the popular song-recognition apps at a time the iPhone maker is looking to boost its music-subscription service.
French IT services firm Atos SA is making an unsolicited bid to buy smart-card maker Gemalto NV, part of a broader wave of deals in the payment space as rivals join forces to cut costs.
Never give a creator a gift they could have made themselves. Instead, try giving something that will enable their bad habit for craft. Here are seven gifts for people who just can't help but create things. More »
You can save up to 20% off Samsung microSD cards on Amazon. Be sure to check out this deal for your smartphone or Nintendo Switch.
Apple has confirmed it plans to acquire Shazam in a deal worth $400 million. Shazam is a music identification company, but also has a focus on visual identification.
Google this week released a proof of concept tool that allows security researchers, and other developers, to hack into iOS 11.1.2, software that could lead to a jailbreak for devices running that OS version.
Rubin's short two week leave of absence from Essential has been completed and he's now back at the head of the company, according to a new report.
NEW YORK (AP) — Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer in discussions to buy pieces of 21st Century Fox. That could open the door to a Disney bid. Comcast declined to provideShow More Summary
Google updated the Android distribution numbers for December today and they show the same thing we always get, a slow uptick in the percentage of the newest version of Android, as well as an uptick in the previous version, followed by a decline in all others. Show More Summary
Staring at the tiny screen of a smartphone for long hours can cause eye fatigue at best and irreversible eye damage at worst. While you can hardly imagine your life without a smartphone, there is no need to sacrifice your eyes (you will...Show More Summary
A Google Voice number is a free service from Google. The service gives you the opportunity to make and receive calls, customize your voicemail, send text messages, read text transcripts of your voicemails, and more. You’ll get a phone number on signing up with Google Voice. Show More Summary
How extended validation certificates can be used to scam, not help, end users.
To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar How are the tools and skills needed for data analytics changing? Why has there been an expansion of the databases used in data analytics to the new class of NoSQL to handle the volumes, variety, and velocity of big data. Show More Summary
John Vorhees, writing for MacStories: You may recall that when Super Mario Run was announced in 2016, customers could request notification of its release, which was a first at the time on the App Store. Now, all developers can do something similar by offering their apps for pre-order. Nice touch: it’s available for all platforms, not just iOS. ?
Trends in Data Analytics – From Database to Analyst from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar How are the tools and skills needed for data analytics changing? Why has there...Show More Summary