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Backstreet Boys are still "Larger Than Life" as they kick off Vegas residency

After 24 years on the road together, the Backstreet Boys are most assuredly still larger than life, and now they have the residency to prove it. On the opening night of their 26-show stint at Planet Hollywood's AXIS auditorium in Las Vegas, the quint.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 2nd, 2017

How Haven Life uses AI, machine learning to spin new life out of long-tail data

Haven Life is leveraging MassMutual's historical data to give instant life insurance approvals. Using AI and machine learning to derive new value from old data could become an enterprise staple......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News37 min. ago

Startup veteran founder/investor Wendy Tan White joins BGF Ventures

 If there are some noticeable gaps in the European venture scene it’s these. The first is there is still a small number of European entrepreneurs who have built products and scaled and exited and then went on to become investors, relative.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News37 min. ago

China foundries striving for more dummy wafer supplies

China-based logic IC and memory foundries including Nexchip Semiconductor and Rui-Li (transliterated from Chinese) Integrated Circuit have offered 20% higher prices than what their bigger rivals offer in order to secure more supplies of "dummy" or te.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 20 min. ago

Digitimes Research: OLEDoS a display solution for HMD VR devices

For the three main technologies - OLED, OLEDoS (OLED on CMOS) and Micro LED - applied currently for the development of display products for use in head-mounted display (HMD) virtual reality devices, OLEDoS is superior than the other two technologies.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 20 min. ago

Get the Amazon Echo voice-controlled speaker for $50 off, today only

Today only, you can take $50 off the Amazon Echo smart speaker, which brings it down to just $130. The Echo features Alexa voice control, streaming capability, and a 360-degree speaker that fills your room with sound. The post Get the Amazon Echo voi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 28 min. ago

Japan"s automakers say it will be difficult to recoup billions spent recalling Takata airbags

Toyota, Nissan, Honda and Mitsubishi said Takata's filing for bankruptcy protection will make it difficult for them to recoup billions of dollars they have spent to recall defective airbag inflators......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

Starling Bank passports to Europe, first stop Ireland

 London-based Starling Bank is continuing to gather momentum. After a staggered launch of its current account kicked off in March, the digital-only bank is announcing imminent expansion to Europe, starting with the Republic of Ireland where it h.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 36 min. ago

Box office hits and misses: ‘Transformers’ struggles while ‘Wonder Woman’ stays strong

Michael Bay's fifth installment of the Transformers franchise, Transformers: The Last Knight, has the weakest debut of the series so far, but still manages to win the box office its first weekend in theaters. The post Box office hits and misses: R.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

Toshiba and the Parable of Flash

Spinning off its flagship NAND flash memory business could help save struggling Toshiba. But 30 years ago the company nearly squandered its leadership role in the flash revolution......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News6 hr. 12 min. ago

Article: Social Media Ads Are Doing Their Job in India

Social media seems to be a useful marketing channel for advertisers in India. Recent data shows that more than 85% of smartphone users in the country click on social media ads......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

Body-on-frame trucks remain popular and profitable

Think body-on-frame trucks are relics of the past? Nope. They're wildly popular, and profitable......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

BMW dealers look to Kuhnt to get brand back on track

BMW dealers say they need fresh product, more trucks, competitive lease rates and a return to the "Ultimate Driving Machine" days. They're looking at Bernhard Kuhnt for help......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

Roadside Cameras Infected with WannaCry Virus Invalidate 8,000 Traffic Tickets

Long-time Slashdot reader nri tipped us off to a developing story in Victoria, Australia. Yahoo News reports: Victoria Police officials announced on Saturday, June 24, they were withdrawing all speed camera infringement notices issued statewide from.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 52 min. ago

Takata files for bankruptcy, agrees to be acquired by Key Safety

After more than a year of negotiations, Key Safety Systems has reached a deal to acquire Takata for $1.59 billion as part of a prepackaged bankruptcy in the U.S. and Japan......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News10 hr. 28 min. ago

Takata to file for bankruptcy, be acquired by Key Safety

After more than a year of negotiations, Key Safety Systems has reached a deal to acquire Takata for $1.59 billion as part of a prepackaged bankruptcy in the U.S. and Japan......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News11 hr. 12 min. ago

Australian Officials Want Encryption Laws To Fight "Terrorist Messaging"

An anonymous reader quotes Ars Technica: Two top Australian government officials said Sunday that they will push for "thwarting the encryption of terrorist messaging" during an upcoming meeting next week of the so-called "Five Eyes" group of English-.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 20 min. ago

SpaceX successfully launches its second rocket in three days [Updated]

The instantaneous launch window opens at 4:24pm ET. Enlarge / The Falcon 9 rocket on the launch pad at Vandenberg Air Force Base. (credit: SpaceX) 4:40pm ET Sunday update: The Falcon 9 rocket took off amid a dense canopy of fog on Sunday, but.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 28 min. ago

SpaceX successfully launches and recovers second Falcon 9 in 48 hours

 SpaceX has succeeded in launching another Falcon 9 into space, this time for client Iridium, a global satellite telecommunications provider. The Iridium-2 mission on Sunday saw a Falcon 9 take off from SpaceX’s Vandenberg Air Force base i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 0 min. ago

Intel Kaby Lake-X Core i7-7740X Review: Better Than 7700K?

el's next-generation HEDT platform is here in the form of Skylake-X, Kaby Lake-X and the X299 chipset. Today we weigh up whether the quad-core Kaby Lake-X Core i7-7740X is a better investment over the well-established 7700K.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News15 hr. 0 min. ago

Anthem To Pay $115 Million In The Largest Data Breach Settlement Ever

An anonymous reader quotes CNET: Anthem, the largest health insurance company in the U.S., has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit over a 2015 data breach for a record $115 million, according to lawyers for the plaintiffs. The settlement still ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 12 min. ago