Google, Cuba sign allowing faster access to company"s data

Google and the Cuban government signed a deal Monday allowing the internet giant to provide faster access to its data by installing servers on the island that will store much of the company's most popular content......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 12th, 2016

AMC is working on an overpriced streaming subscription service (that"s only for pay-TV customers)

AMC is planning to launch a streaming subscription service that would offer commercial-free access to the network’s catalog of hit shows including The Walking Dead, Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

In India Amazon Prime Is Taking On Netflix With Dirt-Cheap Pricing

Thanks to some insane schemes from mobile operators such as Reliance Jio, fast Internet connections are finally reaching the interiors of India. Jio disrupted the market by offering free unlimited 4G data for its customers. The fair usage was set to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

17-Year-Old Corrects NASA Mistake In Data From The ISS

"A British teenager has contacted scientists at NASA to point out an error in a set of their own data," writes the BBC. An anonymous reader quotes their report. A-level student Miles Soloman found that radiation sensors on the International Space St.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

New Etrian Mystery Dungeon, SMT Games Coming to 3DS

An enhanced version of Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey is headed to 3DS in Japan later this year. During Atlus' "New Title Announcement Special Spring 2017" livestream, the company unveiled two new games for 3DS and shared an updated tease.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News5 hr. 6 min. ago

Theranos To Investors: Please Don"t Sue! Here, Have Some More Shares

Theranos "plans to give additional shares to investors who pledge not to sue," reports the Wall Street Journal. An anonymous reader quotes Silicon Beat: The deal, which hasn't been disclosed publicly, was approved by the Palo Alto-based company's bo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 50 min. ago

La London Taxi Company inaugure une usine de production de véhicules de 300 millions de livres sterling

COVENTRY, Angleterre, March 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- La London Taxi Company (LTC) a annoncé aujourd'hui l'inauguration officielle de la première usine du Royaume-Uni entièrement dédiée à la production de véhicules é read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News5 hr. 57 min. ago

Rightscorp Boss Signs Deal That Could Be Bad News For Pirates

The new CEO of failing anti-piracy Rightscorp has signed a deal that will see him being paid large sums of money if he can turn the company around. How that will be achieved remains to be seen, but with the pool of file-sharers getting smaller and ev.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News6 hr. 29 min. ago

Intellectual Property Court in China rules in favour of Apple in design patent dispute

A Chinese court has ruled in favour of Apple in design patent disputes between the Cupertino, California company and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China, Xinhua news agency reported. The pos.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News6 hr. 30 min. ago

High court orders Google India and YouTube to remove objectionable videos

A full bench of the Bombay High Court today directed Google India and YouTube to immediately remove video clips posted on websites recently which allegedly show judiciary in bad light and bring disrepute to the Judges. The post High court orders Goog.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News6 hr. 30 min. ago

A 21st-Century Version Of OS/2 Warp May Be Released Soon

dryriver writes: A company named Arca Noae is working on a new release of the X86 OS/2 operating system code named "Blue Lion" and likely called ArcaOS 5 in its final release. Blue Lion wants to be a modern 21st Century OS/2 Warp, with support for th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 58 min. ago

Google"s next app will make photo editing more social

Google is still exploring ways to get a foothold in social media, though this app is only an experiment for now. Google isn't usually shy about launching experimental new apps and then closing them back down again if they don't work,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 14 min. ago

Lyft to let passengers round up their fare and donate the difference to charity

 Lyft is looking at one of its biggest potential opportunities to make up some ground on its rival Uber, given the latter company’s ongoing and worsening PR crisis. So it makes sense that Lyft would go even further in the opposite directio.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 38 min. ago

Social media firms "must do more" to stop extremist material

Home Secretary Amber Rudd says firms like Google should take "a leading role" in preventing extremist content......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News13 hr. 50 min. ago

Still More Advertisers Pull Google Ads Over YouTube Hate Videos

"A week after Google apologized for running customers' advertisements alongside objectionable videos, triggering a change in policy, its YouTube site is still rife with examples that are angering more big advertisers and causing some to cut spending.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 6 min. ago

This week in apps: Mario "runs" onto Android, Uber for teens and a Google search redesign

This week was full of tech newsApple launched a (RED) iPhone, we heard Instagram is adding bookings to the app and Elon Musk just teased Tesla's next car. It's a lot, so you may have missed some of the best new apps out there.  We've kept up for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News19 hr. 6 min. ago

Nokia"s new Android phones will make their way Stateside

Nokia's 3310 stole the show at Mobile World Congress earlier this year, but it wasn't the only device the brand announced at the event. It also debuted a trio of Android phones called the Nokia 6, 5 and 3. Now the company has revea.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News21 hr. 6 min. ago

Koenigsegg buyers can wait five years for delivery, so get your order in now

Swedish supercar Koenigsegg's limited edition models are incredibly fast, cost $2 million-plus, and take 4-5 years to deliver. The company founder says they're focused on getting delivery times down to 2 to 2.5 years. The post Koenigsegg buyers can.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 22 min. ago

Comcast Launches New 24/7 Workplace Surveillance Service

America's largest ISP just rolled out a new service that allows small and medium-sized business owners "to oversee their organization" with continuous video surveillance footage that's stored in the cloud -- allowing them to "improve efficiency." An.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash

Uber has suspended its pilot program for autonomous vehicles after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police said......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Apache Hadoop Has Failed Us, Tech Experts Say

It was the first widely-adopted open source distributed computing platform. But some geeks running it are telling Datanami that Hadoop "is great if you're a data scientist who knows how to code in MapReduce or Pig...but as you go higher up the stack,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017