Business intelligence firm poaches ex-AppSense exec to lead Australia and New Zealand operations.
Need to quickly capture that taxi receipt, or the notes from a meeting? You can now pull out your Android phone to do it. After several weeks of testing, Microsoft has released the finished version of Office Lens for Google-powered devices. Show More Summary
“Once, and not so long ago, running for political office was comparatively simple. Politicians assembled their teams, announced their candidacies and took to the campaign trail. Now, a presidential quest involves a PAC, a super PAC, a campaign army — [...]
Something Rotten and twelve other shows gross over $1 million in a week.
Omid Kordestani, Google's chief business officer, has seen many phases of CEO Larry Page. Kordestani joined Google as its "business founder" in 1999, a year after Page and Sergey Brin founded the company in their early 20s. He left in 2009, but came back last summer after the departure of Nikesh Arora to take up the head of business role. Show More Summary
Justin Craven indicted on felony charge after grand jury refused to indict him for voluntary manslaughter in fatal shooting following chase
BALTIMORE (AP) — Attorneys for six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray are asking a judge to move their case out of Baltimore, arguing it will be impossible to select an impartial jury and receive a fair trial. The officers face charges ranging from assault to second-degree "depraved-heart" murder. Show More Summary
A "buy button" will eventually make its way to ads in Google search results, according to a Google exec. Speaking at Code Conference today, Google's Chief Business Officer, Omid Kordestani, said that a buy button is "imminent" for ads in Google search.
A change of venue request was filed on Wednesday on behalf of the six officers charged in the murder of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. The 85-page motion claims that the defense will not be able to seat impartial jurors in Baltimore as the events surrounding the case have impacted everyone in the city.
An 82-year-old Georgetown, Texas, man alleges in a new lawsuit that SWAT officers broke his hip and left him lying helpless on his floor for a day. While serving a search warrant for Herman Crisp's nephew at his house, SWAT officers threw a flash-bang device and knocked Crisp out of the chair he was sitting in on his lawn. Show More Summary
Last week, Microsoft released a new Lumia Camera beta app update for certain Lumia devices. It included two new changes, access to Office Lens from settings menu and Pro settings remembered after restarting the app. Also, Windows 10 Mobile users were able to access updated design, selfie stick support for pictures and videos, and simplified […]
RANCHOS PALOS VERDES, CALIFORNIA — Google is thisclose to removing one step out of your online buying process and, quite possibly, taking a chunk out of Amazon's online shopping business. Google SVP and Chief Business Officer Omid Kordestani...Show More Summary
The office will seek to provide lawyers for people facing eviction, deportation, child custody battles or other issues.
A sailor in full dress uniform was turned away from The Standard Hotel in New York by a bouncer over the weekend. Yes, Memorial Day Weekend. The anonymous Navy Officer was decked out in her all-whites trying to get into the Top of The Standard lounge with three of her friends who happened to be wearing civilian [...]
EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) — An 18-year-old had successfully eluded officers in northeast Ohio, but a search for his missing hat led him back into the hand... Read more: Dumb Crime, Mug Shots, Otha Montgomery, Weird for Aol, Otha Montgomery Ohio, Otha Montgomery Missing Hat, Weird Ohio, Ohio Crime, Weird News News
Let’s take some advice from sex columnist Dan Savage to improve connections between research and practice. Savage’s Lovecast podcast features a segment called “What You Got?” highlighting recent studies from sex and relationship researchers. Show More Summary
Have you always dreamed of running an airline? Well, here's your chance... sort of. SriLakan Airlines has a job posting for Chief Executive Officer on their website. Here's the description: This comes after SriLankan Airlines' former...Show More Summary
Google's search ads will soon feature special "buy" buttons. "There is going to be a buy button soon. It’s imminent," Google Chief Business Officer Omid Kordestani said on Wednesday at the Code conference in Southern California. TheShow More Summary
At a City Hall Parks and Recreation hearing yesterday, councilmembers grilled Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver on the preliminary 2016 executive budget, which they fear will leave city parks short on Parks Enforcement Patrol (PEP) officers. [ more › ]
Variety reports that “Star Trek” actor Chris Pine is in advance negotiations to play intelligence officer Steve Trevor in Warner Bros. Pictures “Wonder Woman” starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins. In the DC comics, Steve Trevor is an officer for the United States Army in World War II. Show More Summary