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

How Google"s Pixel 2 "Now Playing" Song Identification Works

An anonymous reader shares a report from VentureBeat, written by Emil Protalinski: The most interesting Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL feature, to me, is Now Playing. If you've ever used Shazam or SoundHound, you probably understand the basics: The ap.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News35 min. ago

Windows 10 Home vs. Pro vs. 10 S: Which version is right for you?

Not sure what version of Windows to get? Here are the major features of Windows 10 Home vs. Pro vs. the newer Windows 10 S to help you figure out which one belongs on your computer. The post Windows 10 Home vs. Pro vs. 10 S: Which version is right fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 46 min. ago

Google DeepMind: AI becomes more alien [Software]

Google's DeepMind says it has made another big advance in artificial intelligence by getting a machine to master the Chinese game of Go without help from human players. #Google #alphaGo #GO #AI #artificial intelligence #.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

The global shop

Online retailers have a shop window to the world, but how do you handle all those payments?.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

These Raspberry Pi 3 bundles will cover everyone, from coders to gamers

The Raspberry Pi 3 is a low-budget computing platform capable of doing just about anything. We've rounded up a handful of the best Raspberry Pi 3 bundles to get you started on a variety of DIY projects. The post These Raspberry Pi 3 bundles will cove.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 34 min. ago

Newly discovered viral marker could help predict flu severity in infected patients

Flu viruses contain defective genetic material that may activate the immune system in infected patients, and new research published in PLOS Pathogens suggests that lower levels of these molecules could increase flu severity......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Netradyne Introduces New DriverStar Feature to Recognize and Reward Safe Driving

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Netradyne, a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and IoT systems, has announced plans to launch DriverStar. The new feature, available through NetraDyne's Driveri™ platform, alerts fleet safety managers o.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News3 hr. 1 min. ago

Fundamental research enhances understanding of major cancer gene

Scientists have provided new insights into the role of PTEN, a major cancer gene, in controlling cell growth and behavior. PTEN is the second most commonly altered gene in human cancers, particularly prostate cancers, and this work could help to deve.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 1 min. ago

LG’s VR headset may be named UltraGear: trademark filed

Earlier this year, LG demonstrated a virtual reality headset prototype going by the codename SteamVR (and HMD) due to its intended use with Valve’s SteamVR platform. Though the public got a look at this headset, the company wasn’t ready t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News3 hr. 10 min. ago

Canada"s "Super Secret Spy Agency" Is Releasing a Malware-Fighting Tool To the Public

Matthew Braga, reporting for CBC News: Canada's electronic spy agency says it is taking the "unprecedented step" of releasing one of its own cyber defence tools to the public, in a bid to help companies and organizations better defend their computers.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 46 min. ago

AWS, Nokia Form Bond to Boost Cloud, 5G, and IoT Positions

The collaboration incorporates AWS' Greengrass IoT efforts with Nokia's IMPACT platform. The collaboration incorporates AWS' Greengrass IoT efforts with Nokia's IMPACT platform......»»

Category: networkSource:  sdxcentralRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

North America Production, September 2017

North America production by country, vehicle type, and manufacturer; by manufacturer, model line, and country; by manufacturer and platform; by manufacturer and plant; a.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

Help sought from complementary, alternative medicine to remedy health problems

It found that complementary and alternative medicine is being used in connection with various health problems, particularly in situations where help provided by conventional medicine is considered by the patient to be inadequate......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

New machine learning system can automatically identify shapes of red blood cells

Using a computational approach known as deep learning, scientists have developed a new system to classify the shapes of red blood cells in a patient's blood. The findings, published in PLOS Computational Biology, could potentially help doctors monito.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

Renewable resource: To produce vital lipoic acid, sulfur is used, then replenished

New research shows how a protein is consumed, then reconstituted, during the production of a compound required for converting energy from food into a form that can be used by our cells. The results could help scientists to understand why humans with.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

Rumor: iPhone 8 Production Slashed in Half On Weak Demand

Apple has supposedly slashed its iPhone 8 production not even six weeks after launching the device. If true, this doesn't bode well for the company's quarterly results. The post Rumor: iPhone 8 Production Slashed in Half On Weak Demand appeared first.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News4 hr. 46 min. ago

The Pixel 2 is $30 more expensive at Google’s own stores

I'm starting to think that Google really doesn't understand how to sell a phone. Not only does the new Pixel XL come with a laundry list of problems that shouldn't be in a cheap Chinese knockoff, let alone a $850, but Google's charging extra if you w.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News4 hr. 54 min. ago

Airbus Launches Higher-MTOW A330 Variants

Airbus is launching higher maximum takeoff weight (MTOW) versions of both A330neo variants, following the A330-900’s first flight on Oct. 19. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News5 hr. 1 min. ago

The Phoenix Suns were secretly replaced by robots. Here"s the proof.

Are there robots secretly infiltrating the NBA? People have fears about AI and our inability to fully understand its capabilities, but what if it's already made its way into sports?  Well, friends, it is very possible that an entire basketball t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 10 min. ago

Intel and Amazon partner on voice recognition tech

Intel and Amazon are partnering to put the former's silicon and smarts into the latter's Alexa voice platform. The chipmaker has introduced the Intel Speech Enabling Developer Kit to provide a "complete audio front-end solution for.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 26 min. ago