Another Executive Leaves Uber, the 3rd Major Departure in a Month

Jeff Jones, the company’s president of ride sharing, had been seen as a possible successor and a useful counterpart to the chief executive, Travis Kalanick......»»

Category: topSource:  nytMar 19th, 2017

Surge in Wake of Ship Collisions Tests Navy"s New Deployment Plan

The Navy is "surging" the deployment of a guided-missile cruiser and moving another destroyer into the Pacific......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News20 min. ago

Global Scramble To Patch Wi-Fi Flaw

While device-makers and software companies scramble to patch a vulnerability that potentially exposes every Wi-Fi session to hacking, another cryptographic flaw threatens the security of critical systems that use smartcards or hardware containing chi.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News20 min. ago

Announcing the agenda for TechCrunch’s Battlefield Australia, Sydney Nov 16

 Hard to believe that TechCrunch’s first Startup Battlefield Australia is just one month away.  The Sydney event on Nov. 16 at ATP’s Locomotive Workshop will present a tremendous day of programming and an epic competition to find th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 min. ago

ZTE’s new foldable smartphone is actually going on sale next month

 The foldable smartphone has been strange sort of white whale for the mobile industry. You could fill a Raiders of the Lost Ark-sized warehouse will all of the attempts to bring the technology to the market. At the very least, ZTE’s new Ax.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 min. ago

Two months after Disney split, Netflix pledges $8B for original content

What's cooler than spending $6 billion (in 2017) on original content? Another early holiday gift for Netflix investors this year. (credit: macappsaddict via Flickr) In its most recent quarterly earnings report, Netflix announced its intention.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News29 min. ago

One man, a 300-year plan, and billions of dollars are reshaping tech as we know it

Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a grand 10-year plan last year for his social networking giant. But another business leader is swooping in with something far greater: a 300-year plan.  His name is Masayoshi Son, and he's the man behind a $100 billion v.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News36 min. ago

CAMI Assembly Plant Strike Comes to an End as Workers Agree to a New Four-Year Contract

Exactly one month ago today, members of the Unifor union and workers at the General Motors CAMI Assembly Plant in Ingersoll, Ontario went on strike, seeking stronger job security. Fortunately for GM, the strike fell short of of its one month mark. In.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News44 min. ago

Big Hero 6: The Series Gets TV Movie Debut Next Month

Titled Baymax Returns, the one-hour primetime television movie will premiere on November 20. Disney XD's upcoming Big Hero 6 animated series will debut next month with a one-hour primetime TV movie called Baymax Returns. The movie will premiere.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

Stranger Things: Every Major Character

Take a trip back to Hawkins, Indiana, to get ready for the second season of Netflix's hit series. The second season of Netflix's hit science-fiction love letter to the '80s, Stranger Things, will drop on October 27 and promises more intrigue, m.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

A high school dance team recreated "The Wizard of Oz" for homecoming and it was stunning

There's no place like homecoming.  The PAC dance team at Walden Grove High School from Sahurita, Arizona, uploaded a video last month of a Wizard of Oz inspired homecoming assembly dance and it's actually super incredible.  SEE ALSO: Bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

Spanish Air Force EF-18 Hornet Crashes During Takeoff

Spain will bury another combat pilot after Lt. Fernando Pérez Serrano died in a Spanish Air Force EF-18 Hornet crash at Torrejón Air Base. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Portable 3-D scanner assesses patients with elephantiasis

An estimated 120 million people worldwide are infected with lymphatic filariasis, a parasitic, mosquito-borne disease that can cause major swelling and deformity of the legs, a condition known as elephantiasis. Scientists have shown that a portable s.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 51 min. ago

Nearly half of US medical care comes from emergency rooms

Nearly half of all US medical care is delivered by emergency departments, according to a new study. In recent years, the percentage of care delivered by emergency departments has grown. The paper highlights the major role played by emergency rooms in.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 51 min. ago

Envoy digitizes another inefficient office chore with new service for deliveries

 There’s lots to like about startups that are rarely in the media because they are heads down developing product and building an actual business. Envoy is one of those. Led by former kid prodigy Larry Gadea, who worked for Google at 19 and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 52 min. ago

Google’s Pixel 2 Smartphone Is a Powerful Extravagance

Google’s new Pixel 2 phone is clearly impressive, according to our reviewer. But whether that makes the device worth buying is another matter......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Malaysia Airlines chief Bellew quits to rejoin Ryanair

Malaysia Airlines chief executive Peter Bellew is to step down from the airline after barely a year, having been recruited by budget carrier Ryanair to serve as chief operations officer......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

The ZTE Axon M has twin displays and we’ve a lot of questions

The ZTE Axon M is a smartphone with two displays – one on one half, and another on the other. This device isn’t the sort of smartphone just any average user will want – instead it’s made to provide for those users that want so.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Adelaide, Australia Gets 8-Station EV Charging Hub

The facility in the city’s Central Market Precinct has eight fast-charging stations, with another 11 due to be installed in the area by the end of October. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

Overwatch player base has hit another milestone

The Overwatch player base has notched up another impressive milestone, but it seems that the amount of players flocking to the shooter are slowing down somewhat......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News2 hr. 36 min. ago

Check out the Destiny 2 PC launch trailer and Assassin"s Creed live-action promo

The original Destiny seemed like one of those games that would have been right at home on the PC, but it was never to be. For the sequel, developer Bungie decided to bring its online-only multiplayer title to the home of the FPS. Now, over a month af.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 36 min. ago