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Foursquare is launching an analytics platform to help retailers understand foot traffic

 While Foursquare started as a social check-in app, the company has always said there is a bigger picture — mainly related to unique ways of leveraging its database of check-ins at nearly 100 million public places. Today the company is ann.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchMar 20th, 2017

Facebook opens up its Craigslist-like section to retailers

Facebook is trying to figure out what people want from Marketplace, so it's going to add a bunch of new products from real vendors in order to suss that out. "We'll kind of look and see what's popular, what people want to enga.....»»

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

‘Robotarium’ lets you remotely control a swarm of robots — with your own code

Georgia Tech is opening a new 725-square-foot “Robotarium” lab, where users from around the world can upload their own code and use it to remotely control a swarm of almost 100 robots. The post ‘Robotarium’ lets you remotely control a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 41 min. ago

Retina scan may detect onset of Alzheimer’s disease years before symptoms emerge

Researchers from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and other institutions have discovered that a retina scan could help diagnose Alzheimer's disease years before other symptoms start to emerge. The post Retina scan may detect onset of Alzheimer’s dis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 41 min. ago

Google brings six-second video previews to mobile search

 Google announced a major update to its mobile search results pages today. Whenever your query brings up a video, Google will now show you a silent six-second clip to help you decide if it’s actually a video you want to see. This will work.....»»

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

Jon Stewart eviscerates Donald Trump and white supremacists in a surprise set at Dave Chappelle"s show

Jon Stewart might not have the The Daily Show platform at his disposal any longer, but that hasn't stopped the comedian from sharing his political stream of consciousness with the world.  During one of Dave Chappelle's Radio City Music Hall resi.....»»

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

A new app is designed to help blind people enjoy the solar eclipse

Monday's solar eclipse will surely be an unforgettable sight for anyone bearing witness to it. And now, an app is aiming to bring the experience of the eclipse to people who can't necessarily see it in the sky. The app — developed by the Eclips.....»»

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

Box Adds Google Cloud Vision for Image Recognition, More News

Box moved a little deeper into the digital asset management space this week with the announcement that it's adding Google Images search technology to its platform via the Google Cloud Vision API. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News3 hr. 32 min. ago

New ‘Robotarium’ lets you remote control a swarm of robots — with your own code

Georgia Tech is opening a new 725-square-foot “Robotarium” lab, where users from around the world can upload their own code and use it to remotely control a swarm of almost 100 robots. The post New ‘Robotarium’ lets you remote control.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago

The internet is saying goodbye to Steve Bannon by trolling him with Confederate statue jokes

Steve Bannon, Trump's White House Chief Strategist, has officially left the building and the internet can't help but notice his impeccable timing. Amidst a nationwide debate over the decision to remove Confederate monuments — which Trump sees a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 32 min. ago

12 Apple Watch tips for busy people

I’ve put together a few collections of tips to help readers get more from their Apple Watch. This short collection should help any busy enterprise professional get more done, faster.Where are you? Meeting someone? Can’t find them? Begin a new.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News4 hr. 33 min. ago

Google Launching Android O During Solar Eclipse, Will Probably Call It ‘Oreo’

Google has added a countdown timer to the Android O landing page, confirming that Android O's release will coincide with the total solar eclipse in the US. The post Google Launching Android O During Solar Eclipse, Will Probably Call It ‘Oreo.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News5 hr. 0 min. ago

Good news, wannabe supervillains! Mind control is possible with magnetism

Scientists have demonstrated that it's possible to use magnetism to control the movement of mice. The research could help scientists better understand how the brain processes information. The post Good news, wannabe supervillains! Mind control is pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 1 min. ago

Google and ProPublica team up to build a national hate crime database

 Few things are certain in 2017’s fraught national climate, but hate certainly doesn’t look to be going away. In partnership with ProPublica, Google News Lab is launching a new tool to track hate crimes across America. Powered by mac.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Google uses machine learning to help journalists track hate

Hate crimes have sadly existed long before last weekend's tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia but tracking them has been difficult. To help fix that, the Google News Lab has partnered with ProPublica, the New York Times, BuzzFeed.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Android O is O-fficially launching August 21

Google teases an eclipse-themed Android O launch event in just a few days! Enlarge Google has revealed the launch date for the final version of Android O: August 21. Google will be livestreaming an unveiling event live from New York City a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News6 hr. 33 min. ago

Airbnb is asking hosts to offer free housing in Barcelona for people affected by the attack

 Airbnb has activated its disaster response tool to help people affected by the recent attacks in Barcelona. Airbnb’s tool offers free housing to anyone who urgently needs a place to stay. At the time of publication, more than 80 people ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 24 min. ago

Android O officially launching on August 21

The wait for O (and the once-in-a-lifetime total eclipse) has nearly come to an end. Here’s how to watch the livestream and what to expect. Google has launched a new website in celebration of two momentous occasions: one being the total solar.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 33 min. ago

Airbnb is offering free housing in Barcelona for people affected by the attack

 Airbnb has activated its disaster response tool to help people affected by the recent attacks in Barcelona. Airbnb’s tool offers free housing to anyone who urgently needs a place to stay. At the time of publication, over 80 people have op.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 0 min. ago

Evergage Lands $10M Funding Round, Episerver Hires New CIO and More News

Evergage, a Somerville, Mass.–based SaaS personalization platform, has secured $10 million in Series C funding to double down on its customer experience. The round — which brings Evergage's total venture funding to $31.5 million &mdash.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago

Twitch acquired video indexing platform ClipMine to power new discovery features

 In an announcement about a set of new discovery tools, Amazon-owned video game streaming site Twitch also unveiled that it recently acquired Palo Alto-based video indexing platform ClipMine. The startup’s technology is now being put to us.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago