Article: UK Brands Balk Over Google-Related Brand Safety

Some of the UK’s biggest brands have been the latest advertisers to back away from Google and its platforms due to worries about the content near which their messages appear. In response, Google is promising to “raise the bar” on it.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerMar 21st, 2017

Save 50 percent or more on these Amazon Warehouse closeout deals

Amazon Warehouse offers a lot of awesome bargains, but you can save even more money with these closeout deals that knock 50 percent or more off of brand-name tech like headphones, VR headsets, smartphones, and more. The post Save 50 percent or more o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 13 min. ago

Never step foot outside of your Land Rover with Alu-Cab’s Icarus Rooftop Conversion kit

Alu-Cab's Icarus Rooftop Conversion kit for the Land Rover Defender 110 provides daytime headroom and inside sleeping area access. The brand even designed the kit to help protect South African travelers from lions. The post Never step foot outside of.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 5 min. ago

1More Quad Driver review

Chinese audio brand 1More has followed up its impressive Triple Driver headphones with the new Quad Driver phones, which offer even better detail and bigger bass. But are they worth the price? The post 1More Quad Driver review appeared first on Digit.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 21 min. ago

Seven dead in India after fake news spread over WhatsApp incites mob violence

A widely shared false rumor on WhatsApp about alleged child abductions led to mob violence in two cities in India. Twenty people have been arrested on rioting and murder charges since the attacks. The post Seven dead in India after fake news spread o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Accused of Underpaying Women, Google Says It"s Too Expensive To Get Wage Data

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Google argued that it was too financially burdensome and logistically challenging to compile and hand over salary records that the government has requested, sparking a strong rebuke from the U.S......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 13 min. ago

Investigation Demanded Over Fake FCC Comments Submitted By Dead People

An anonymous reader writes: Fight for the Future has found another issue with the fake comments submitted to the FCC opposing net neutrality. "The campaign group says that some of the comments were posted using the names and details of dead people,".....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 13 min. ago

Vietnam claims Google promised to help remove ‘toxic’ web content

Google is said to be helping Vietnam censor its platform. The Asian country's government revealed that the search giant's parent company, Alphabet, will be cooperating with Vietnam to remove so-called "toxic" and illegal information. The post Vietnam.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

The Week in Apple News and Rumors: Free Swift training, Apple’s rumored AI chip, AirPods firmware update, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending May 26, 2017Image by AppleIt’s the Memorial Day weekend, and we hope you’re enjoying time with your friends and family. If you’re taking a break to relax, you can check out the Apple-related headlines in this.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News14 hr. 37 min. ago

A Third of the Nation"s Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year

A third of the honeybees in the United States were lost over the last year, part of a decade-long die-off experts said may threaten our food supply. USA Today reports: The annual survey of roughly 5,000 beekeepers showed the 33% dip from April 2016 t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 5 min. ago

Apple Is Working On a Dedicated Chip To Power AI On Devices

According to Bloomberg, Apple is working on a processor devoted specifically to AI-related tasks. "The chip, known internally as the Apple Neural Engine, would improve the way the company's devices handle tasks that would otherwise require human inte.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Google"s ‘Personal’ tab filters out everything but your own content

As people accumulate massive data troves on Gmail, Google Photos and other Google apps, the search giant wants to help people find what they're looking for among their own personal content. While Google's core search product alread.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Music Streaming Service Tidal Loses Third CEO In Two Years

An anonymous reader shares an article: The music-streaming service Tidal is saying goodbye to yet another CEO. Jefffrey Toig, who became the company's CEO in December 2015, is leaving the company. This would make him the third CEO leaving Tidal after.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Google Analytics

An extremely powerful website and mobile app analytics tool, Google Analytics conveniently integrates with many Google services, including search and Google G Suite. Its data connectors are mostly just for other Google services but more are on the wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Sergey Brin’s secret airship will deliver aid and schlep his family

Last month, news dropped that Google co-founder Sergey Brin is building an airship on the sly -- not a traditional airplane but an honest-to-god helium-filled dirigible. While he insisted the project wasn't operating under the tech tita.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Google I/O 2017: Google Extends Intelligent Assistant and Smart Home Capabilities, but Falls Short on Visual Experiences

The battle for dominance in the intelligent assistant and smart home markets continues to tighten following several key announcements from Google at its developer conference on May 17, 2017. For some time, Google has been gaining an edge in both of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Waymo hunt for smoking gun turns to Uber acquisition report

Waymo's legal battle with Uber ratcheted up this week over a confidential report commissioned by the ride-hailing company......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Qualcomm pays BlackBerry $940 million in royalty spat

Qualcomm hasn't been very successful with its licensing practices. It's gotten into trouble in South Korea for charging phone makers over an "unnecessarily broad set of patents" It has also been dealing with lawsuits from the FTC a.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

You can tour iconic places of The Beatles’ history on Google Earth

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album, Google Earth is offering a virtual tour of nine iconic places in the band's history. The post You can tour iconic places of The Beatles’ history on.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Google will work with Vietnam to remove ‘toxic’ content

In line with recent agreements to prune their internet content in certain countries, Google's parent company Alphabet will now work with Vietnam's government to remove "toxic" information from its sites. The announcement came today.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Researchers discover new class of Android malware that hides its tracks

It's called a "Cloak and Dagger" attack, and researchers say it's technically possible with any app distributed through Google's Play Store, thanks to a pair of permissions that allow complete control over your device's functions. The post Researcher.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017