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About 37,000 AT&T Workers Go On Three-Day Strike

Roughly 37,000 AT&T workers -- less than 14 percent of the company's total workforce -- began a three-day strike on Friday after failing to reach an agreement with the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier over new contracts. Reuters reports: This is the first.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 19th, 2017

Crunch Report | Ford names Jim Hackett as new CEO

 Today’s Stories: Ford names Jim Hackett CEO to take its connected car plans up a gear, Dish integrates with Amazon Alexa for hands-free TV, Patreon doubles in a year to 1 million paying patrons and 50,000 creators and Verse grabs $20.5 mi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 8 min. ago

Logitech K480 review

Logitech’s Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480 pairs with three Windows, Android, MacOS or iOS devices at once and lets you easily flip between them. It’s one of the most affordable multi-device keyboards around, but that comes with compromises......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 52 min. ago

North Korea’s latest launch heralds mass production of “cold launch” missiles

The Pukguksong-2's “cold launch” mobile launcher reduces warning time for strike. The launch of a Pukguksong-2 solid-fuel missile from a mobile launcher on May 21 may signal a new level of worries for the US, Japan, and South Korea. (credit:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 52 min. ago

Self-Driving Cars Could Cost America"s Professional Drivers Up To 25,000 Jobs a Month

The full impact of self-driving cars on society is several decades away -- but when it hits, the job losses will be substantial for American truck drivers, according to a new report from Goldman Sachs. From a report: When autonomous vehicle saturatio.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 8 min. ago

Quora tests video answers to steal Q&A from YouTube

Newly-minted unicorn Quora has even bigger ambitions than text questions-and-answers. And it’s not going to let video giants or startups disrupt its future. This week Quora began testing video answers, because sometimes it’s a lot easier.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 28 min. ago

Amp up your summer gaming with one of these discounted PS4 bundles

The PlayStation 4 has finally come into its own after three years on the market. If you're looking to make the jump to the next-gen system, check out our roundup of the best PS4 bundles. The post Amp up your summer gaming with one of these discounted.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 36 min. ago

Lian Li Launches PC-O12 Mid-Tower: Three Chambers, E-ATX, LCS-Focused

Lian Li has started to sell its new PC-O12 chassis for high-performance gaming desktops. The new mid-tower computer case from the company has an unorthodox construction that allows fitting in motherboards that are in the E-ATX form-factor, as well a.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News6 hr. 44 min. ago

Microsoft Build 2017 Day 2: Extending the User Experience Through Developer Tools

Microsoft Build 2017 saw a broad set of products announced, demonstrated and released to general availability. There was considerable attention on Day 1 focused on the cloud and hybrid cloud story, with a substantial list of both catch-up features an.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News7 hr. 0 min. ago

Where Mark Fields fell short

Despite financial success, a lack of clarity about Ford's evolving future, inability to inspire confidence in workers and indifference on Wall Street doomed Fields than three years into his tenure......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 0 min. ago

WannaCry Ransomware Update: Windows 7 Hit Hardest

More than a week after the massive WannaCry ransomware attack hobbled computer systems around the world, security experts continue to assess the damage and keep watch for new outbreaks. As of Friday, the malware had infected more than 416,000 syste.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Co-living gets more cash as shared housing developer HubHaus raises $1.4 million

 It’s an old story for anyone moving out to a new place, but for Merchant, and others like her, the idea that there can be a better way to move to a place, and live in a city, has led to the creation of new co-living spaces. In the old day.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Ford names Jim Hackett CEO to take its connected car plans up a gear

 After a day of speculation, automaker Ford has announced a significant regime change to underscore its ambitions in connected and self-driving cars: Jim Hackett — who had been running Ford’s Smart Mobility business — is taki.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Google’s new website explains Syrian refugee crisis with 360 degree photos, satellite imagery, video & more

 The charitable arm of Google and the UN have teamed up on a new website aimed at helping people better understand the Syrian refugee crisis through the combination of data from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) along wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Feast It lets you book ‘street food’-styled catering for your next corporate or social event

 London-based Feast It, an online marketplace that lets you book ‘street food’-styled catering for your work or social event, has picked up $440,000 in seed funding. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Toyota pushes into blockchain tech to enable the next generation of cars

 On the same day that Ford officially ousted its chief executive in a bid to remake itself as future-focused vehicle manufacturer, Toyota announced its own steps to embrace technology’s next wave. Andwhile Ford is looking to catch up to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Microsoft Build 2017 Day 1: Creating a Better Cloud and Cognitive Experience for Developers and Enterprises

Microsoft Build 2017 saw a broad set of products announced, demonstrated and released to general availability. There was considerable attention on Day 1 focused on the cloud and hybrid cloud story, with a substantial list of both catch-up features an.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Unifor"s Dias "confident" Ford will honor commitment to Canada under new CEO

Unifor President Jerry Dias said he is not concerned about potential layoffs under new Ford CEO Jim Hackett, who oversaw about 12,000 layoffs during his tenure as the head of Steelcase Inc......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Unifor"s Dias "not concerned" about job cuts under new Ford CEO

Jerry Dias said he is not concerned about potential layoffs under new Ford CEO Jim Hackett, who oversaw about 12,000 layoffs during his tenure as the head of Steelcase Inc......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

Tech-Savvy Workers Increasingly Common in Non-IT Roles

An anonymous reader shares an article: IT professionals are becoming an increasingly common presence outside of the traditional IT departments, new research has found. According to CompTIA, it seems executives are calling for specialized skills, fast.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

Moderating explicit and illegal content on Facebook isn’t getting any easier

In January, Facebook disabled more than 14,000 accounts as a result of sexual abuse, with 33 of the cases involving children. While these may seem like gargantuan numbers, they could represent just the tip of the iceberg. The post Moderating explicit.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 36 min. ago