Article: Recommended Reading: April 21, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: Google to introduce ad blocking feature for Chrome browser; date set for Uber appeal in UK; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerApr 21st, 2017

PI Apparel 2017: Product Digitization and Sustainability Are Transforming the Fashion Industry

This IDC Retail Insights Perspective summarizes Product Innovation (PI) Apparel 2017, held in Hong Kong on April 5 and 6, 2017. PI apparel brought together C-level decision makers from the fashion, apparel, and footwear industry to discuss the challe.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

EMEA Utilities Industry Quarterly Update: January-March 2017

This IDC Energy Insights Perspective provides a quick one-stop-shopping overview of the EMEA utilities industry in the first quarter of 2017, covering M&As, agreements, reorganizations, and major business developments; new financing deals; major comp.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Arcserve Jumps into the Archiving Software Market with Acquisition of New Email Archiving Technology

This IDC Market Note details the acquisition of FastArchiver by Arcserve and the planned release of Arcserve UDP Archiving. On April 26, Arcserve announced the acquisition of FastArchiver and its addition to the Arcserve UDP portfolio. The move marks.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Ted 2017: Elon Musk"s vision for underground road system

Elon Musk talks about networks of tunnel roads, autonomous driving, space travel and his pet snail Gary......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News3 hr. 28 min. ago

Here is the best of what you’ll be able to stream from the Tribeca Film Festival

The 2017 Tribeca Film Festival showcases dozens of films and TV show episodes from Netflix, Showtime, HBO, and numerous other networks. These are the best shows and movies you'll be able to stream at home this year. The post Here is the best of what.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 41 min. ago

Microsoft Announces Q3 FY 2017 Results

This week, Microsoft announced their earnings for the third quarter of their 2017 fiscal year. Despite missing some expectations in a few segments, Microsoft’s revenue was up 8% to $22.1 billion, and gross margin was up 10% to $14 billion, res.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News5 hr. 28 min. ago

California orders RydenGo to shut down its website

 On April 13, the state of California issued a cease and desist letter to RydenGo, saying that the company had to take down its website. The letter stated that the ride-hailing startup was operating without a permit from the California Public Ut.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 48 min. ago

Elon Musk teases Tesla electric semi truck, up to 4 new Gigafactory locations

 Elon Musk was on stage at the 2017 TED Conference in Vancouver on Friday, and he revealed some of his tunnel work and aspirations, but he also talked about a few ongoing Tesla projects he’s referenced before. The multi-CEO showed a shadow.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 12 min. ago

The 6 Golden Rules of Direct Message Marketing

No social media feature is more abused than the direct message — and marketers are the biggest culprits. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

Get Hands-on With the Nvidia Jetson TX2 Developer Kit at GTC 2017

GTC is held specifically to help GPU developers connect, learn, discover, and innovate. It is quite the opportunity. Read more on MAKE The post Get Hands-on With the Nvidia Jetson TX2 Developer Kit at GTC 2017 appeared first on Make: DIY Project.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News9 hr. 49 min. ago

“Out of his mind” surgeon plans human head transplant, revival of frozen brain

They’re preposterous claims. Enlarge (credit: Getty | Anadolu Agency) Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero will undertake the first human head transplant later this year in China, the doctor told German magazine Ooom in an article publishe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

Slashdot Asks: Should an Employee Be Fired For Working On Personal Side Projects During Office Hours?

An anonymous reader writes: I found this article that talks about whether an engineer should be fired if s/he is working on a side project. Several people who have commented in the thread say that the employer should first talk to the person and unde.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

Minimum PC specs for ‘Prey’ reboot revealed — and they ain’t too bad

The new recommended and minimum specifications for Arkane Studios' Prey have been released, giving us our first idea of what sort of PC you'll need to run the promising new take on the franchise. The post Minimum PC specs for ‘Prey’ reboo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 29 min. ago

2017 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Limited

If you're looking for the exceptional fuel economy of a hybrid but want more room, a bit of luxury, and a little extra performance, Toyota has you covered with the 2017 Toyota Avalon Hybrid......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News14 hr. 5 min. ago

The Week in iOS Apps: Make music with Audiobus and two other new music creation apps

Melody makersImage by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis week’s roundup includes three new apps that help you make music or put a melodic soundtrack on your iOS videos. Read on!Audiobus 3Image by Audiobus 3To read this article in full or to leave a comment,.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News14 hr. 12 min. ago

Want Engaged Employees? Support Their Development

Employee attitudes are changing. Today’s workers strongly prefer a corporate culture that puts purpose and personal development front and center. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News14 hr. 28 min. ago

Why peer-to-peer Apple Pay is a great idea

Even in 2017, paying for things is still mostly terrible—even more so now that a multitude of options seem to confront us every time we step up to a register: Do I swipe? Insert my card? Enter a PIN? Sign my name?When Apple Pay launched in 2014,.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News15 hr. 56 min. ago

The 10 Mac games you need to play from April 2017

April's Mac gamesImage by Telltale GamesApril isn’t usually a particularly prime month for video game releases, but this month bucked that trend in the world of Mac games: this is the busiest month we’ve seen for noteworthy debuts in some time! I.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News15 hr. 56 min. ago

Digitimes Research: LCD monitor shipments drop over 6% in 1Q17

Taiwan's LCD monitor shipments dropped 6.2% on year to reach below 20 million units in the first quarter of 2017, while worldwide shipments also experienced a similar decline of 6.8% on year. For the second quarter, Taiwan's volume will continue to s.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

China market: More vendors to launch smartphones with dual-lens cameras

China-based smartphone vendors including Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi and Gionee will follow the steps of domestic rival Huawei to launch smartphones with dual-lens cameras in the second half of 2017, according to sources from Taiwan's handset supply chain......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago