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Gentex Q1 net income up 22 percent

Mirror supplier Gentex saw its first-quarter net income jump 22 percent to $97.6 million thanks to an increase in sales at its core automotive unit......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsApr 21st, 2017

The High-Tech Jobs That Created India"s Gilded Generation Are Disappearing

An anonymous reader shares a report: Information technology services account for 9.5 percent of the India's gross domestic product, according to the India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF), but now, after decades of boom, the future of the industry seem.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News33 min. ago

Avoid Scrolling for Information

Language: .NET, Expertise: Beginner - Use the windows "split" feature to avoid scrolling through long blocks of content......»»

Category: dotnetSource:  devxRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

By July, Verizon will block users from accessing Yahoo & Tumblr using AT&T email addresses

 In a move that’s sure to rattle net neutrality supporters and potentially points to a walled-garden future for TechCrunch’s parent company Oath (and its parent Verizon), Yahoo services and Tumblr (both Oath properties) will no longe.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 48 min. ago

Should Your Company Switch To Microservices?

Walmart Canada claims that it was microservices that allowed them to replace hardware with virtual servers, reducing costs by somewhere between 20 and 50 percent. Now Slashdot reader snydeq shares an article by a senior systems automation engineer ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

Tesla Inc to define its China production plans by the end of the year

Tesla has said it wants to build electric cars in China to avoid a 25 percent tariff on imported vehicles. The post Tesla Inc to define its China production plans by the end of the year appeared first on Tech2. Tesla Inc took a step closer towar.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 23rd, 2017

4 Agile Principles for the Modern Marketer

Consider this for a moment: According to the Pew Research Center, just a decade ago only 11 percent of people used social media, and no one had even heard of the sharing economy. Today, we order everything online and it seems like almost everyone h.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

From Web Pages to Journeys: How to Prioritize Customer Pathways

Gartner predicts  30 percent of web browsing sessions will be done without a screen by 2020.  I’d be surprised if it takes that long.  Your customers are on the move — consuming digital content, information and experienc.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

42 percent of smart speaker owners have bought a second device (or more)

 Here’s a promising metric for Amazon, in terms of its ability to maintain its current lead in the voice computing market: 42 percent of smart speaker owners have two or more devices, according to Edison Research. This figure is seemingly.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

"Chiropractors Are Bullshit"

From an article on The Outline, submitted by two readers: If you're one of the approximately 80 percent of Americans who have suffered from back pain, you may have been referred to a chiropractor for medical help. In the modern-day internet landscape.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

BlackBerry’s no-phone business model isn’t working out as planned

Stock falls 13 percent in one day after bad sales numbers. Enlarge / Hardly anyone is buying these. (credit: Crackberry) BlackBerry Ltd, the company that once led the world's "smartphone" market and ruled the corporate mobile e-mail world, pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

BlackBerry misses its mark as software sales fall

Stock falls 13 percent in one day after bad sales numbers. Enlarge / Hardly anyone is buying these. (credit: Crackberry) BlackBerry Ltd, the company that once led the world's "smartphone" market and ruled the corporate mobile e-mail world, pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Handle WPF Application Exceptions all in one Place

Language: .NET, Expertise: Intermediate - Learn how to handle all of the exceptions from your WPF applications all in one place......»»

Category: dotnetSource:  devxRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

McDonald"s Hits All-Time High As Wall Street Cheers Replacement of Cashiers With Kiosks

McDonald's is expected to increase its sales via new digital ordering kiosks that will replace cashiers in 2,500 restaurants. As a result, the company's shares hit an all-time high, rallying 26 percent this year through Monday. CNBC reports: Andrew C.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Verizon Is Killing Tumblr"s Fight For Net Neutrality

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: In 2014, Tumblr was on the front lines of the battle for net neutrality. The company stood alongside Amazon, Kickstarter, Etsy, Vimeo, Reddit, and Netflix during Battle for the Net's day of action......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Silitech reports losses for May

Chassis maker Silitech Technology has reported a net loss of NT$14 million (US$459,648) or NT$0.08 per share on revenues of NT$158 million for May. The company also reported a loss of NT$64.4 million or NT$0.36 per share for the first quarter of 2017.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Wearable shipments projected to grow more than 20 percent this year

Analysts at IDC predict strong growth in the wearables market, fueled by affordable basic watches and innovative smartwatch software. By 2021, it projects shipments as high as 240.1 million units. The post Wearable shipments projected to grow more th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Great bargain! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech deals of the day

Wednesday's Amazon best tech deals feature a D-Link range extender, a pair of earbuds, and a mini projector. Score savings up to $57 and discounts as deep as 63 percent. The post Great bargain! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech deals of the day ap.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

India leads in adopting biometric technology among 11 countries surveyed by HSBC

20 percent of the survey respondents in India think that technology to transfer money through brain signals will be available in the next year. The post India leads in adopting biometric technology among 11 countries surveyed by HSBC appeared first o.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 21st, 2017

With help of coal tax credits, Mylan had a negative 294-percent tax rate in 2016

The company invests in five coal processing companies to get highly valuable tax credits. Enlarge / Heather Bresch, chief executive officer of Mylan Inc, in 2015, the year the company underwent a tax inversion. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Whil.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

CarMax Q1 net jumps 21% on delayed consumer tax refunds

CarMax's earnings surged 21 percent in its fiscal first quarter on a bump in used-vehicle sales driven by a delay in federal tax refunds......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017