Cuba announces home internet trial scheme in Havana

Cuba unveils a two-month pilot scheme in Havana to allow internet in private homes......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcDec 19th, 2016

London police arrest four in Windows support scam bust

India-based scam callers pose as ISP employees. Enlarge / Customers of the telecommunications and Internet provider TalkTalk are among those who have been targeted in a Windows support scam operation in the UK. London Police announced the arrest.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News28 min. ago

Mysterious stealth gaming startup Wonder announces $14 million in funding

 Ah, another day, another stealth mobile gaming startup getting funded by Shakira. LA-based Wonder announced today that it has closed a Series A round of funding. The startup is building what it claims to be a new breed of “VR-ready̶.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News48 min. ago

Fidget spinners refuse to die, are now a "Crash Bandicoot" promo

We were all doing so wellSo well! And then GameStop Ireland had to screw it all up. The internet hivemind seemed to be moving on from fidget spinners, but now GameStop Ireland is handing them out like candy to anyone buying the Crash Bandicoot N'Sane.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 20 min. ago

Launch of GSAT-17 to boost communication capabilities and internet speeds in India

Ariane 5 rocket is expected to blast off from the European Spaceport in French Guinea with GSAT-17 and Hellas Sat 3-Immarsat S EAN. The post Launch of GSAT-17 to boost communication capabilities and internet speeds in India appeared first on Tech2......»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News1 hr. 40 min. ago

Troubled shoots that became classic movies, or why Han Solo fans shouldn"t worry

For better or worse, internet pop culture is obsessed with the minutiae of movie production. Once upon a time most people outside Hollywood would have only received the birth announcement; now millions wring their hands throughout the pregnancy. .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 48 min. ago

President Trump Attacks Amazon, Incorrectly Claiming That It Owns The Washington Post For Tax Purposes

The Washington Post, which has been critical of Donald Trump and his administration in its coverage, has become the latest victim in Trump's Twitter tirade. On Wednesday, he accused Amazon of not "paying internet taxes (which they should)," adding th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 48 min. ago

30 small ISPs urge Ajit Pai to preserve Title II and net neutrality rules

Letter: Title II didn't hurt investment, is good for small ISPs and customers. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | designer491) A group of small Internet service providers yesterday urged Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai to pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Qualcomm, Vivo show off slow but convenient under-display fingerprint sensor

As home buttons disappear, fingerprint reader technology searches for a new home. Enlarge / THIS is actually the most accurate finger angle for the tall, skinny fingerprint reader. The problem is this is not really comfortable. (credit: Ron Am.....»»

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

What ever happened to Google Docs" Android add-ons? [UPDATED]

[Story updated 6/28/17]I don't know if you've noticed, but Google announces an awful lot of stuff. So it's sometimes easy to see something new, get cautiously excited, and then kinda forget about it a few months later.That's exactly what happened.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

A snarky property blog is ground zero for internet freedom right now

Kate Wagner is a 23-year-old grad student and the writer behind McMansion Hell, a blog that catalogues and critiques the ostentatious cookie-cutter houses that became emblematic of the U.S. real estate bubble.  She's also, rather suddenly, the n.....»»

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

Contractors Lose Jobs After Hacking CIA"s In-House Vending Machines

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechRepublic: Today's vending machines are likely to be bolted to the floor or each other and are much more sophisticated -- possibly containing machine intelligence, and belonging to the Internet of Things (I.....»»

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

TP-Link Deco M5 AC1300 Wireless Mesh System Review

Yet another whole-home wireless mesh system gets tested, this time the Deco M5 AC1300 kit from TP-Link. Is it a buy? Let's find out." ... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News3 hr. 56 min. ago

The best MacBook Pro deals in June 2017

Check out our regularly updated price comparison charts on the latest MacBook Pro laptop deals. Welcome to the home of the best MacBook Pro deals. Here at TechRadar, we check around for the best MacBook Pro prices everyday at the top retailers.....»»

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

Painless Flu jab Patch for People Scared of Injections

A painless sticking plaster that delivers vaccine through the skin has passed important safety tests trial in people......»»

Category: topSource:  dailytechRelated News5 hr. 56 min. ago

Annual ICT Spending to Reach $5.5 Trillion by 2020, According to New 3rd Platform Edition of IDC Black Book

The growth of new technologies including the Internet of Things (IoT), Robotics, and Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality (AR/VR) will drive the next wave of growth in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry, enlarging the overall m.....»»

Category: internetSource:  idcRelated News6 hr. 20 min. ago

Trend Mirco announces launch of $100M venture fund targeting startups predominantly in IoT (Jon Russell/TechCrunch)

Jon Russell / TechCrunch: Trend Mirco announces launch of $100M venture fund targeting startups predominantly in IoT  —  Security firm Trend Micro is the latest corporate to jump into the startup investment world after it unveiled a.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News6 hr. 56 min. ago

Wemo Mini Smart Plug review: Compact, smart, and inexpensive

This smart plug works over Wi-Fi and with the Amazon Echo, Google Home, and—come this fall, Belkin says—Apple’s HomeKit ecosystem......»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News6 hr. 56 min. ago

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon Wear 1200 SoC: LTE Categories M1 & NB1 for Wearables & Smart Trackers

Back around this time last year, Qualcomm introduced their Snapdragon Wear 1100, the company’s first SoC specifically designed for budget, low-power wearable devices. The humble SoC featured just a single Cortex-A7 CPU core and LTE Cat 1 suppo.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News7 hr. 12 min. ago

Qualcomm announces fingerprint technology that could make home buttons obsolete

Qualcomm at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai announced their second generation of ultrasonic fingerprint sensing technology which can scan through glass and metal surfaces. The post Qualcomm announces fingerprint technology that could make home but.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News8 hr. 20 min. ago

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 450 Midrange SoC

Kicking off today is second Mobile World Congress of the year, MWC Shanghai. As the de facto home of smartphone manufacturing, and home for an increasing number of major mobile device vendors, the tradeshow has taken on increased importance in recen.....»»

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