Yesterday, Transparency International released a press release indicting that nearly 1 in 3 citizens in the Middle East and North Africa paid a bribe in order to access basic public services. Clearly, governments are losing the battle against corruption. Show More Summary
Google is about to partner with big cable for a new YouTube service called ‘Unplugged,’ according to a report from Bloomberg. YouTube has reportedly overhauled its internal architecture for Unplugged, and is planning to debut it in (or possibly before) 2017. Show More Summary
Today, Google is introducing a new service for its Slides app called Slides Q&A, which lets people in a crowd ask a moderator questions in real-time without interrupting their talk. Using a link, people can navigate to a dedicated Webpage and ask questions as they think of them. Show More Summary
A Russian hacker is apparently claiming to have obtained hundreds of millions of login credentials for various email services. While the single-largest set of data appears to have come from Mail.ru, details from millions of Microsoft, Gmail, and Yahoo accounts are said to be part of the breach. ...
A lot has been said about financial technologies and their growth over the last few years. Financial services are undergoing quite a transformation and a lot of it is happening in the payments, lending, and banking sectors. And while...Show More Summary
Apple Music came late to the music-streaming party and has been trying to play catch up to services such as Spotify. But it doesn't offer too much over competitors and could use a few fresh features. Now, the Apple rumor mill suggests Apple...Show More Summary
While International Business Machines (IBM) is in the news today because of enthusiasm about its quantum computing cloud service, some people on the Street are sticking closer to the world of the material. Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty today...Show More Summary
Though best known for user-uploaded videos, Google's YouTube is nevertheless planning to launch a live TV subscription service dubbed "Unplugged," a report said on Wednesday.
Apple is said to be working on a vast overhaul of its up-and-coming music streaming service, one that will reportedly include a new monochromatic user interface and a streamlined experience for users who prefer to read lyrics.
Just two days after the first rumors surfaced, Hulu on Wednesday confirmed that it will be launching a live TV streaming service sometime in 2017, creating a tougher competitive landscape for anything Apple might have planned.
Multinational rail service Thalys has selected Dutch supply chain planning and optimisation (SCP&O) developer Quintiq to optimise its crew for improved operational efficiency and fluidity.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has imposed sanctions on six produce businesses for failure to pay Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act reparation awards, according to USDA news releases.
The Chicago Radiological Society has given Loyola Medicine pediatric radiologist Aruna Vade, MD, FACR, its highest honor, the Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Vade was honored for her "outstanding leadership in organized medicine on local, state and national levels and her many years of dedicated service to radiology."
Not quite a full year after launching its streaming Apple Music service and rival to Spotify, Apple is planning “sweeping” changes for the service.
Streaming service Hulu presents programming plans to advertisers.
The cable television model appears on the precipice of collapse (or at least dramatic change), and you can count Hulu among the vultures swarming to grab a piece of the carnage. According to The Wall Street Journal, the online streaming...Show More Summary
YouTube is finalizing deals with broadcast TV and cable channels to launch a paid TV service over the Internet in 2017, according to a report from Bloomberg News.
Nearly a year after Apple Music’s debut, Apple is preparing to announce its streaming music service’s first end-to-end overhaul, according to multiple sources familiar with the changes. The changes are expected to be shown off at Apple’s...Show More Summary
People fed up with the amount of commercials on cable TV may find that the situation isn't much better with streaming services.
For many designers, developers and agencies, customer service can be a burden, slowing down the day, stifling the creative process. It doesn’t have to be – here are five things to try today to turn support from your enemy to an ally....Show More Summary