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Auto Manufacturers Refuse To Take Responsibility For Their Robot Car Failures

PHILADELPHIA, March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Safe Autonomous Vehicles (SAVe) Campaign today announced that out of more than a dozen automakers it challenged to take responsibility for failures in their autonomous vehicle technology, only Volvo ha.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoMar 16th, 2017

Verizon will fix your smartphone’s screen for $29

It happens to the best of us. You buy a new mobile phone, you get a case, you try to be extra careful, but you drop it. Cracked screens happen often enough that most major carriers and device manufacturers have a separate section in their mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 40 min. ago

Lawmakers try their hand at banning ticketing bots, but it"s not the end of them

The pain of narrowly missing out on concert tickets is an all too common feeling. While we might be quick to blame our reflexes, scalpers employing bots have been wreaking havoc in the now mostly digital ticket selling business.  SEE ALSO: Why T.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 16 min. ago

Death of Australian car output leaves chasm

GM will close its Holden factory in Australia on Friday, ending more than a century of car manufacturing in the country......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

Denuvo"s DRM Now Being Cracked Within Hours of Release

Denuvo, an anti-tamper technology and digital rights management scheme, isn't doing a very good job preventing PC games from being copied. According to Ars Technica, Denuvo releases are being publicly cracked within a day of their launch. From the re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

Experts don"t know if the fake news problem will get more or less awful

If you're looking for good news about the future of false information on the internet, please close this little post and continue your search. Your eyes are wasting their time here.  A Pew Research Center study published on Thursday polled more.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 48 min. ago

Cities around US offer billions in tax breaks to be Amazon’s HQ2

Cities and states are trying to one-up each other, showing off their best features. Enlarge / Amazon's campus in South Lake Union, Seattle. (credit: Joel Rogers / Getty Images) Cities around the country are pulling out all the stops to entic.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 56 min. ago

Facebook is struggling to meet the burden of securing itself, security chief says

Chief Security Officer described security report as a “very painful process.” Enlarge / Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos. (credit: Dave Maass) Facebook is Struggling to live up to the responsibility it faces for adequately secur.....»»

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

Madison Reed just raised another $25 million to open hair color bars across the U.S.

 You get to a certain age, and if you’re remotely vain (and let’s face it, you are), you need to have your hair colored fairly frequently. You’re hardly alone. Roughly 75 percent of women in the United States color their hair,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 48 min. ago

Report: AT&T is making the dumbest smartphone accessory of 2017

In a world of phone-holding hats and bluetooth-connected fidget spinners, I know that calling anything "the worst" is a bold statement. But I invite you to take a journey into the festering corpse of an idea that Moto and AT&T have come up with, and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Facebook is failing to meet the burden of securing itself, security chief says

Chief Security Officer described security report as a “very painful process.” Enlarge / Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos. (credit: Dave Maass) Facebook is failing to live up to the responsibility it faces for adequately securing.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Lupita Nyong"o shares her own disturbing Harvey Weinstein experiences

The list of women speaking out about their creepy experiences with Harvey Weinstein is only getting longer by the day. And as of today, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o has joined their ranks. In an essay for The New York Times, Nyong'o has outlined, in h.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 16 min. ago

Here’s everything you need to know about the 2018 Honda CR-V

U.S. buyers continue to vote for the Honda CR-V with their dollars. From the low $20,000s to mid $30,000s, the CR-V offers comfort, convenience, reliability and high resale value. The post Here’s everything you need to know about the 2018 Honda.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 56 min. ago

Keep your eyes on the road with Plex for Android Auto

Drivers who want access to their Plex media library while behind the wheel now have a much safer option with Plex for Android Auto. The new service provides a way to access media via voice. The post Keep your eyes on the road with Plex for Android Au.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 8 min. ago

Mobile companies overcharging customers after contracts end

The UK government said the firms needed to inform customers when they had paid for their handsets......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News5 hr. 32 min. ago

Consumer Reports Expects Tesla"s Model 3 To Have "Average Reliability"

There may be only a few hundred Tesla Model 3s on the street, but Consumer Reports already has an opinion on the new car's dependability. From a report: "We are predicting that the Model 3 should have about average reliability," said Jake Fisher, dir.....»»

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

Almost Half of Tech Workers Worry About Losing Their Jobs Because of Ageism, Says Survey

An anonymous reader quotes a report from SiliconBeat: More than 40 percent of tech workers worry about losing their jobs because of age, a new survey shows. Jobs site Indeed also found that 18 percent of those who work in the tech industry worry "all.....»»

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

Three million Americans carry loaded handguns daily, study finds

An estimated 3 million adult American handgun owners carry a firearm loaded and on their person on a daily basis, and 9 million do so on a monthly basis, new research indicates. The vast majority cited protection as their primary reason for carrying.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago

Be concerned about how apps collect, share health data, expert says

Americans should be concerned about how health and wellness apps collect, save and share their personal health data, a medical media expert says......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago

Meet Wiral: the $200 cable cam that will take your GoPro shots to the next level

Cable cam systems are expensive and too big to carry around -- but the Wiral Lite is aiming to change that with a compact design. The Kickstarter campaign was fully funded in just three minutes. The post Meet Wiral: the $200 cable cam that will take.....»»

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

Russian automaker Volga hides Tetris Easter egg in dashboard display

Russian automaker Volga hid an Easter egg for those who play with the car's on-board trip computer display located in the gauge cluster. Push enough buttons in a sequence and voila -- you'll find yourself playing Tetris! The post Russian automaker Vo.....»»

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