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BMW, Park Service Launch National Park EV Charging

Jim Irwin BMW of North America is partnering with the National Park Foundation, National Park Service and the Department of Energy to Install up to 100 electric-vehicle.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoApr 20th, 2017

NSA ends surveillance tactic that pulled in citizens" emails, texts

The U.S. National Security Agency will no longer sift through emails, texts and other internet communications that mention targets of surveillance.The change, which the NSA announced on Friday, stops a controversial tactic that critics said violat.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

Tesla looks to Mexico to lure engineers for California plant

Tesla has been actively hiring for assembly-line jobs as it prepares to launch U.S. output of the Model 3. But finding manufacturing engineers, who are in even shorter supply than software engineers in Silicon Valley, has been a tougher challenge......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 38 min. ago

Rocket Science 101 (for iPad)

NASA's free Rocket Science 101 app lets kids build virtual spacecrafts and launch them into orbit, but it doesn't really teach about rocket science......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 47 min. ago

How to set Google as your homepage in the most popular browsers

Simply tired of the same old homepage, or looking to change it to the world's most popular search engine? If you would rather set Google's flagship service as your default, here's how to do so in the browser of your choice. The post How to set Google.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 11 min. ago

Scientists develop an imaging technique for looking through concrete

Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have developed imaging technology that lets them detect corrosion in steel structures, even when it’s encased in thick concrete. The post Scientists develop an imaging technique for l.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 11 min. ago

ASUS Launches Tinker Board in North America

ASUS, maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards, is excited to launch the ASUS Tinker Board in North America today. Imagine the freedom to make your ideas come alive, the ability to invent an IoT device for a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News8 hr. 2 min. ago

Apple Stops Royalties to Q’comm

Qualcomm reduced its quarterly revenue forecast by $500 million, charging that Apple has stopped paying it royalties on mobile devices such as iPhones......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News8 hr. 11 min. ago

Dark Patterns: The Ways Websites Trick Us Into Giving Up Our Privacy

Open up a web browser or power up a smartphone—pretty much essential for modern-day living—and you’re walking straight into a privacy minefield. That much you know. Especially after the news earlier this week that Unroll.me, a popular service t.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News9 hr. 18 min. ago

Agiloft Service Desk

Agiloft Service Desk is a highly capable tool that requires a good bit of work to get properly configured, but it offers a lot in return for enterprises looking for both an external and internal helpdesk solution......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News9 hr. 19 min. ago

Dark Patterns: The Ways Websites Are Tricking Us Into Giving Up Our Privacy

Open up a web browser or power up a smartphone—pretty much essential for modern-day living—and you’re walking straight into a privacy minefield. That much you know. Especially after the news earlier this week that Unroll.me, a popular service t.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News10 hr. 10 min. ago

Home Depot reportedly stored customer information on accessible webpage

Home Depot's complaint system for its MyInstall service leaked customer information by not securing it in any fashion. The data was crawlable by search engines and included names, addresses, and images of customers. The post Home Depot reportedly sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 11 min. ago

BMW’s plug-in hybrid 530e iPerformance will get wireless charging

 BMW revealed its newest electric vehicle, a plug-in hybrid called the 530e iPerformance. The variant’s options include a forthcoming wireless charging pad, targeting a 2018 release window, which will include a charging pad drivers can ins.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Uber Will Finally Let You Delete Your Account Without Begging

After weeks of bad press, Uber finally did something that isn’t totally dishonest or gross. The popular ride-hailing service said today that it’s going to make life easier for people who want to delete their Uber accounts permanently by letting t.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News11 hr. 18 min. ago

Dark Patterns: How Websites are Tricking You into Giving Up Your Privacy

Open up a web browser or power up a smartphone—pretty much essential for modern-day living—and you’re walking straight into a privacy minefield. That much you know. Especially after the news earlier this week that Unroll.me, a popular service t.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News11 hr. 18 min. ago

Apple Music to get redesign to support growing streaming video library

Apple is hard at work establishing a compelling slate of video content for its Apple Music service, and will apparently overhaul its accompanying app when iOS 11 is released later this year. The post Apple Music to get redesign to support growing str.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 19 min. ago

Microsoft Surface sales slip – will we see a new model on May 2?

The most recent rumors surrounding Microsoft's Surface Pro 5 indicate it won't adopt USB Type-C for charging, and will feature a leap to 7th-generation Intel Core hardware. The post Microsoft Surface sales slip – will we see a new model on May.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 19 min. ago

BitTorrent is Shutting Down Its Live TV Streaming Service

Janko Roettgers, reporting for Variety: San Francisco-based BitTorrent Inc. is set to shut down its P2P-powered live TV streaming service BitTorrent Live in the coming weeks, Variety has learned. Most of the 10-person team behind the live streaming s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 30 min. ago

IDG Contributor Network: Microsoft launches a slew of IoT-related offerings

Microsoft this week announced the launch of Microsoft IoT Central, a software as a service (SaaS) designed to reduce the complexity of deploying internet of things (IoT) solutions. It is a fully managed SaaS offering for customers and partners to.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  cwRelated News12 hr. 30 min. ago

SpaceX looks to break into national security launch market on Sunday

Not much is known about the National Reconnaissance Observatory's NROL-76 satellite. For unknown reasons, the NROL-76 Mission Patch depicts Lewis & Clark heading out to explore the newly purchased Louisiana Territory. (credit: NRO) In 2014,.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

Extremely Relatable Dragonfly Fakes Her Death to Deter Horny Males

It’s a scenario many women in the room are all too familiar with: You’re sitting in the park, enjoying some R&R, when you spy a leery Y-chromosome carrier lumbering your direction, clearly looking to test the pickup line he found on Imgur last ni.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News13 hr. 38 min. ago