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Apple"s store is going offline — and might come back with new stuff

Get ready for something new out of Cupertino. Rumors of new Apple releases coming this month have us anxiously awaiting official updates, but the company hasn't announced a launch event for the press like it usually does for new products.  SEE A.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 20th, 2017

With...Susan Fowler: She’s 26, and Brought Down Uber’s C.E.O. What’s Next?

In her first interview since the essay that started a wave of sexual-harassment revelations, Susan Fowler tells her life story and looks to the future......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News5 min. ago

Your dog knows exactly what it’s doing when it gives you that look

If you're a dog owner, you've probably long suspected that your pup has learned exactly how to push your buttons, but new research out of the University of Portsmouth proves that not only do dogs know how to get what they want from you, but from huma.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News13 min. ago

MP3 Stream Rippers Are Not Illegal Sites, EFF Tells US Government

The music industry is doing its best to shutter YouTube converter sites and the RIAA recently reported several of them to the US Government. This didn't sit well with digital rights group EFF, who wrote a reply stressing that the music group is twis.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News21 min. ago

Kit Harington clarifies his 2016 comments about sexism "towards men": "I was wrong"

Kit Harington has clarified comments he made in 2016 about his experience with "sexism" as a male actor, in a new interview with The Guardian  The Game of Thrones star said he "was wrong" to conflate his experiences as a man with that of the ver.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 min. ago

Bille Lourd posts a touching tribute on Carrie Fisher"s birthday

Saturday marks Carrie Fisher's first birthday since her death last December. The Star Wars star would have turned 61 on Oct. 21.  It's a sad day, but Fisher's family, friends, and fans are making the milestone a little less bittersweet with trib.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 min. ago

2 Million IoT Devices Enslaved By Fast-Growing BotNet

An anonymous reader writes: Since mid-September, a new IoT botnet has grown to massive proportions. Codenamed IoT_reaper, researchers estimate its current size at nearly two million infected devices. According to researchers, the botnet is mainly mad.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 min. ago

Inside Amazon, diversity concerns flare up over Amazon"s handling of harassment accusations against former Amazon Studios chief Roy Price (Nick Wingfield/New York Times)

Nick Wingfield / New York Times: Inside Amazon, diversity concerns flare up over Amazon's handling of harassment accusations against former Amazon Studios chief Roy Price  —  SEATTLE — Amazon on Friday tried to quell concerns.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News37 min. ago

Vitamin Girl Aims To Be An All-New Pepsiman

Vitamin Girl will have players racing through the streets on bikes, hoverboards, and on foot collecting drinks to clean out the evils of Koko Cola. Read Vitamin Girl Aims To Be An All-New Pepsiman on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News53 min. ago

OmniHub tries to fix the MacBook Pro’s port shortage with magnets and modules

 My five-year-old MacBook Pro finally gave up the ghost. After traveling the world and surviving several CESes, it was time to finally lay the thing to rest. I had some misgivings about replacing the old workhorse with one of the new models, not.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News53 min. ago

Google will give you a $1,000 to hack Android’s most popular apps

In order to help ensure that the Google Play Store remains secure and safe, Google has partnered with several app developers to offer an increased bug bounty on those who can help find and fix exploits within Android apps. The post Google will give y.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News54 min. ago

New York City ordered to share code for DNA evidence software

Many attempts to open up access to software in the justice system have fallen flat. Advocates in New York, however, have just scored a significant victory. A federal judge has publicly unsealed the source code for DNA analysis software pre.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

Google officially activates Project Loon over Puerto Rico

Google's parent company, Alphabet, has officially brought its Project Loon balloons to Puerto Rico. The company is hopeful that its new technology will be able to restore internet and cell service to the people of the island. The post Google official.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 45 min. ago

Kit Harington knows he messed up with his male sexism talk: "I was wrong."

Kit Harington has clarified comments he made in 2016 about his experience with "sexism" as a male actor, in a new interview with The Guardian  The Game of Thrones star said he "was wrong" to conflate his experiences as a man with that of the ver.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

Data Science Meets Sports Gambling: How Researchers Beat the Bookies

"A trio of data scientists developed a betting strategy to beat bookmakers at football games," writes austro. [The game Americans call soccer.] New Scientist reports: The team studied 10 years' worth of data on nearly half a million football matches.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

Tel Aviv"s New Skyline Brings Residential Density

With the completion of the citywide light-rail expected in 2020, connecting Tel Aviv’s city center to neighboring Ramat Gan, Ramat HaHayal, Bat Yam, Jaffa, and Givatayim brings a new wave of residential architecture to transform the skylin.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Sharp’s Aquos R Compact barrows the Essential’s camera notch

It’s been less than half a year since the Essential Phone debuted with a camera cutout in its display, introducing us to the soon-to-be-ubiquitous “notch.” Apple’s iPhone X was next, of course, and now the design is making its.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Verizon’s new phone insurance might be better than AppleCare

Insurance plans offered by carriers are, by and large, a waste of money. Generally, you end up paying too much for a plan that still has a high deductible, and which will leave you waiting weeks just to have your phone replaced with a banged-up refur.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Latest video of iPhone X in the wild shows off white design and more

As we approach the release of the iPhone X next month, the device continues to make appearances in the wild. We shared a video and a handful of images of the device earlier this month, and now another close-up look of the iPhone X in white has hit th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

How to play a Hammond organ

I have a 1956 Hammond M3, youtube and this here book. Wish me luck! I bought Hammond Organ Complete because I literally had no clue how to even turn on the Hammond M3 I decided would complete my living room. Took me a while to figure out it wasn'.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Amazon Echo (2017) review: better-looking than the original and less expensive at $99, with comparable sound quality; addition of an aux output is handy (Ry Crist/CNET)

Ry Crist / CNET: Amazon Echo (2017) review: better-looking than the original and less expensive at $99, with comparable sound quality; addition of an aux output is handy  —  Review Sections  —  Review  — C.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago