Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick may be looking to regain the helm

Uber founder Travis Kalanick has resigned as CEO of the ridesharing company in response to pressure from five major investors. Now, he's facing a lawsuit from an investor, who is being asked to leave the board in turn. The post Former Uber CEO Travis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 12th, 2017

A Star Wars fan in Congress is laying down the law on porgs and lightsabers

The 115th Congress of the United States may not have passed any meaningful legislation (apart from that whole forcing Trump to impose sanctions on Russia thing).  But at least someone in the House of Representatives is taking a strong stand on t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News10 min. ago

Google investigates the Oreo update that killed text messages on some Pixels

Google’s Pixel and Nexus phones are the only Android devices that currently run Android 8.0 Oreo. As exciting as that might be for Android users looking to use Google’s most recent Android release, some of them have been experiencing a strange te.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News26 min. ago

GM may bring its self-driving Cruise program to Uber

Remember how GM's autonomous vehicles division Cruise was planning to work with Lyft? The two companies hoped to put 300 more self-driving Chevy Bolts on the road next year. The fleet was supposed to start testing within the next year,.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News54 min. ago

Amazon is offering $50 of Google Play credit for only $45 [DEAL]

You can grab a $50 Google Play Gift Card for only $45. Pretty good deal if you're looking to pick up some movies to take advantage of Movies Anywhere......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News54 min. ago

Here"s the math that Intel claims proves self-driving cars are safe

The auto industry believes self-driving cars are the future of transportation and could be a key factor in preventing accidents, but the public is wary of autonomous vehicles (AVs). So companies are looking to find new ways to convince consumers that.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

New CEO of TAME Ecuador plans fleet change, staff cuts

New CEO of TAME Ecuador plans fleet change, staff cuts.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

6 Minecraft Problems with Better Together Update & How to Fix Them

6 Minecraft Problems with Better Together Update & How to Fix Them is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. Since launch, Minecraft problems have wrecked the new Better Together update. Here’s how to fix those problems and how you can fin.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Apple and GE partner to make industrial analytics iOS-accessible

GE thinks the software will result in $12 billion in revenue by 2020. Enlarge / A wind turbine, May 17, 2016 in Melaune, Germany. (Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images) (credit: Getty Images) GE and Apple announced a partners.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Ford Recalls 1.3 Million F-Series Pickups to Fix Faulty Door Latches

Ford has issued a recall for approximately 1.3 million pickup trucks because frozen latches may keep the door from opening or closing properly. The Problem: Frozen door latches, as well as bent or kinked actuation cables, may cause the door not to o.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Samsung is launching a 17-lens 360-camera for VR

Samsung may now have the VR camera to beat. The company just unveiled a new 17-lens 360-degree camera for VR that can live-stream in 4K. Called the 360 Round, it will be available in the U.S. later this month. SEE ALSO: 'Neko Atsume' for PlayStation.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Trump"s NOAA nominee may have a China problem

President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the nation's oceans and atmosphere agency is already facing political headwinds.  While environmental groups and some senators have expressed skepticism about the nomination of Barry Lee Myers, the CEO of.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Oh Man, If This is the HTC U11 Plus, It’s Gonna be Good

It’s looking like HTC has something to announce on November 2 and rumors are starting to suggest that they will use the time to unveil the HTC U11 Plus. They could, of course, announce another phone or product, like the rumored HTC Android One.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Motorola adds Alexa integration with latest Moto Mod

Amazon's Alexa assistant has a variety of skills to show off at home but hasn't yet become widely used outside the house. It's a realization that Motorola is looking to address with its latest Moto Mod, the Moto Smart Speaker with Amazon.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

Sony to publish indie games on Nintendo Switch and PC

The console wars are not over, but there are some signs that collaboration may yet win out. While Sony continues to opt out of the "Better Together" Minecraft initiative to bring cross-platform play to all platforms, it looks to be making ga.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

One of New York City’s Most Significant Early Skyscrapers to Undergo $50 Million Renovation

One of New York City’s original skyscrapers and the former largest office building in the world, the Equitable Building, is set to receive a $50 million renovation and restoration that will bring the historic structure up to 21st century s.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Skyraider 2? The Air Force may bring back Vietnam-style combat plane

The Air Force’s legendary A-1E Skyraiders proved their mettle in the skies over Vietnam. Air Force leaders now see a similar need for a low-cost, slower-moving aircraft for missions in low-threat........»»

Category: aviationSource:  defensenewsRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Bixby 2.0 makes Samsung’s AI omnipresent

Even though it got off to a fairly rocky start, Samsung’s implementation of its Bixby AI seems to have leveled out a bit. Now that Samsung has Bixby up and running on its flagship phones around the world, it’s looking to the future. The f.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

New line of beautiful and classic-looking microphone cables from Spencer Tweedy

Is this thing on? Spencer Tweedy (son of Wilco's Jeff Tweedy) is bringing his design sensibility and appreciation for finely-crafted musical gear to one of the most boring and ubiquitous items on stages and in recording studios: the microphone cable.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Channing Tatum realizes now is not the time for a film about sexual abuse from The Weinstein Company

Harvey Weinstein may be out, but The Weinstein Company is still feeling the consequences of his crimes. As of today, Channing Tatum has become the latest talent to cut ties, announcing that he and partner Reid Carolin will no longer develop Forgive M.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

Tesla Faces Lawsuit For Racial Harassment In Its Factories

Three former Tesla factory workers have filed a lawsuit against the company, claiming they were subject to constant racial discrimination and harassment in the electric car company's factories. "The men, who are African-American, claim in a new compl.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago