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

Uber Self-Driving Car Exec Steps Aside During Google Lawsuit

The executive running Uber's self-driving car division is stepping aside while the company defends itself against charges that he provided the project with technology stolen from a Google spinoff. Anthony Levandowski, an autonomous vehicle expert wh.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News4 min. ago

Google and Facebook Victims of $100 Million Phishing Scam

More than a month after the U.S. Department of Justice charged a Lithuanian man in a $100 million phishing scam against two Internet companies, an investigation by Fortune has confirmed the victims' identities: Google and Facebook. Between 2013 and.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News4 min. ago

SiriusXM acquires connected-vehicle services company for $115 million

SiriusXM reached further into connected-vehicle services by completing the acquisition of Automatic Labs for $115 million in cash......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News4 min. ago

Even the World"s Largest Internet Companies Get Phished, Just Like Your Grandma

If you’ve ever been duped by a phishing scam, you can feel a little less stupid about it today, because you’ve been joined in that sad club by Google and Facebook.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News36 min. ago

Google specifies when Pixel and Nexus devices will stop seeing Android updates

Google has posted a list of when owners of various Pixel and Nexus devices will receive their final system updates, and sadly it doesn't deviate from the company's standard policy of a year-and-a-half of support. The post Google specifies when Pixel.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News36 min. ago

Ubisoft reveals the pair of heroes coming to ‘For Honor’ in season 2

Ubisoft has announced that season two of For Honor's Faction War will begin on May 16. Season pass holders will have access to a new Samurai Assassin and Hybrid Knight that day, while base players will have to wait till May 23. The post Ubisoft revea.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News36 min. ago

Home Depot reportedly stored customer information on accessible webpage

Home Depot's complaint system for its MyInstall service leaked customer information by not securing it in any fashion. The data was crawlable by search engines and included names, addresses, and images of customers. The post Home Depot reportedly sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News36 min. ago

Dropbox (for Android)

If you're a Dropbox user with an Android device, Dropbox is a must-have app. It gives you access to your files from anywhere, and it can automatically back up your photos and videos, too......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News36 min. ago

Plug and Play launches a fintech accelerator in Paris

 Plug and Play is launching a new accelerator based in Paris. This time, the company is partnering with French bank BNP Paribas and focusing on fintech startups. The first batch of startups has just been picked. Plug and Play has launched multip.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 27 min. ago’s Rox lets app developers deploy new features safely – just like the big guys do, a company that had developed technology that allowed mobile app developers to update their apps without having to go through the App Store approval process, is now entering a new business after Apple cracked down on apps using its s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Sorry Pixel owners, Google probably won"t update your phones past Android P

When the Pixel came out last year, it was a clear departure from the Nexus program. With a Google logo stamped on the back, the phones weren’t just crafted around the purest vision for Android, they gave us hope that we would finally have a phon.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

Cassini"s First Grand Finale Images Are Stunning—But What Are We Really Looking At?

It was 11:56 pm Wednesday night when a Deep Space Network receiver picked up a signal from NASA’s Cassini orbiter as it emerged from its first trip through the gap between Saturn and the gas giant’s rings. In the ensuing data came pictures of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

The Circle Director Had to Create the Biggest, Best Tech Company Ever, and Make a Movie Too

Creating a fictional company that’s basically Facebook, Google, and Apple rolled into one is no easy task. We know those brands. We live those brands. But in The Circle, co-writer and director James Ponsoldt had to do just that and so much more.Rea.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

Bring The Fast & The Furious to life in the backyard with Anki Overdrive

The Fate of the Furious looks to be $1 billion, and hoping to capitalize upon that success is Anki, the robotics and artificial intelligence company releasing a new line of smart toy cars. The post Bring The Fast & The Furious to life in the backyard.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

Google Fiber building in Louisville despite lawsuit from AT&T and Charter

Google Fiber filing permit to begin construction in Louisville. Enlarge / Google Fiber equipment boxes in a Kansas City home in 2012. (credit: Google Fiber | Bloomberg) Google Fiber is getting ready to build a long-awaited network in Louisvill.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 19 min. ago

Cloud computing has another killer quarter

To most people, Jeff Bezos’ Amazon is known as the company reshaping the way people buy everything from books to shoes to groceries. But the part of Amazon that is driving Bezos within shouting distance of becoming the world’s richest person d.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  linuxworldRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

Inhaled nanoparticles can clog up our arteries, spur cardiovascular disease

Human and mouse data suggest that nanoparticles glom onto inflamed plaques. Enlarge (credit: Getty | AFP) Air pollution is a big killer. Researchers estimate that smog—particularly the tiniest particles in the mix—contributes to the early.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 43 min. ago

Meet four of the startups in the Founder Spotlight at TC Disrupt NY

 At Disrupt NY in May, we’re launching the Founder Spotlight, where startup founders will be able to tell the human story behind their company. We’ve already revealed a handful of those companies, and today we’re excited to tel.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Alexa learns to talk like a human with whispers, pauses & emotion

 Amazon’s Alexa is going to sound more human. The company announced this week the addition of a new set of speaking skills for the virtual assistant, which will allow her to do things like whisper, take a breath to pause for emphasis, adju.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Five to Try: Star Wars: Puzzle Droids activates, and Google Classroom opens up to everyone

Need some new Android apps? We've got a few for you......»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago