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Google, Cuba Sign Deal Allowing Faster Access To Company"s Data

Google has signed a deal with the Cuban government on Monday that will grant internet users in the Communist-run country quicker access to its branded content. Google plans to install servers on the island that will store a majority of its most popul.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotDec 13th, 2016

Docs show Uber, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, others are forming "The Coalition for the American Dream" group to lobby for DACA; Uber confirms participation (Reuters)

Reuters: Docs show Uber, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, others are forming “The Coalition for the American Dream” group to lobby for DACA; Uber confirms participation  —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen maj.....»»

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

The future of turbocharging: anything but all hot air

Honeywell plans to spin off its Transportation Systems business, which includes turbochargers, at a time when demand for the fuel-saving devices is set to boom according to company internal forecasts. Even with increased adoption of hybrid powertrain.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Report: Sprint and T-Mobile merger announcement likely delayed until next month

It was reported last month that Sprint and T-Mobile were close to coming to a tentative agreement for a merger, but now the two companies are looking at a delay. While Sprint and T-Mobile had hoped to announce a deal during earnings calls at the end.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 10 min. ago

Google Play rolls out "Try It Now" button for Android Instant Apps, updates Editor"s Choice section and Play Console (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Google Play rolls out “Try It Now” button for Android Instant Apps, updates Editor's Choice section and Play Console  —  Google today is announcing a number of changes to its Google Play app sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News3 hr. 10 min. ago

Cisco to acquire machine learning startup Perspica and integrate its real-time data processing tool into AppDynamics (Brandon Butler/Network World)

Brandon Butler / Network World: Cisco to acquire machine learning startup Perspica and integrate its real-time data processing tool into AppDynamics  —  Real-time data processing tool will be integrated with AppDynamics  &mdash.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News3 hr. 10 min. ago

Twitter shares its roadmap to curb abuse

Twitter prides itself on being "what's happening," but unfortunately for the company's users, what's frequently happening is unchecked harassment. CEO Jack Dorsey apparently has plans to change all that, and today put forth a roadmap for curbing abus.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 27 min. ago

Nintendo adds wireless headphone support in Switch firmware 4.0.0

Nintendo quietly added wireless headphone support to the Switch with the 4.0.0 update. Its omission from the patch notes might indicate that the company is secretly developing a Switch branded set of cans......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News3 hr. 34 min. ago

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 News3 hr. 59 min. ago

Netflix Punisher series release date is official: November 17

Though the second season of Stranger Things is Netflix‘s most hotly anticipated debut this year, superhero fans have been champing at the bit for the company’s original The Punisher series. We’ve known for a while that this show was.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

Google Play lets you test drive Android apps before installing them

Google's Instant Apps are available in a few places for curious Android users, but they've been conspicuously absent in one place: the Play Store. Wouldn't you want to check out an app before committing to it? You can now......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

Amazon Spends $350K On Seattle Mayor"s Race

reifman writes: Until this summer, Amazon had never contributed more than $15,000 to a city political campaign in Seattle, but this year's different. The company is a lead funder in the Seattle Chamber of Commerce's PAC which dropped $525,000 Monday.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

Google Daydream View (2017) review

Got a Samsung Galaxy Note 8? LG V30? Pixel 2 XL? Interested in virtual reality? Google’s Daydream View (2017) headset lets you quickly jump right in to play games, watch 360-degree content, and more. It costs a little more, but boasts considerably.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

Google’s AVA data set raises the bar for identifying human actions in videos

 Today Google announced a new labeled data set of human actions taking place in videos. That may sound obscure, but it’s a big deal for anyone working to solve problems in computer vision. Read More.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 42 min. ago

With new investment, Boeing is trying to make drones a part of your life

Boeing has invested in a startup that's trying to make autonomous flight the next big thing.  The company announced today that it has invested in Near Earth Autonomy, which develops technology for unmanned flying vehicles of all shapes and sizes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 51 min. ago

The old Android menu button is lurking in the Google Pixel 2"s interface [Update]

Clicking on the lower right corner of the screen brings up the menu, but turns out this is a bug that won't be around for long. Update: The hidden Android menu button in the Pixel 2 is indeed a bug, Google confirmed on Thursday, just as we theo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News4 hr. 51 min. ago

Hundreds of Mysterious Stone ‘Gates’ Found in Saudi Arabia’s Desert

With Google Earth, archaeologists have uncovered strange stone structures that may have been built by nomadic tribes in ancient lava fields......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News4 hr. 51 min. ago

Google’s AVA dataset raises the bar for identifying human actions in videos

 Today Google announced a new labeled dataset of human actions taking place in videos. That may sound obscure, but it’s a big deal for anyone working to solve problems in computer vision. If you’ve been following along, you’ve.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

Keep your eyes on the road with Plex for Android Auto

Drivers who want access to their Plex media library while behind the wheel now have a much safer option with Plex for Android Auto. The new service provides a way to access media via voice. The post Keep your eyes on the road with Plex for Android Au.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

Adobe wants to let you draw data visualizations by letting you draw data visualizations

 Every year at its MAX conference, Adobe shows off a couple of interesting prototypes that may or may net end up in one of its products. This year is no exception as the company highlighted 11 projects from its labs today. These included Project.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 27 min. ago

Airbus’s C Series Deal | Rolls Gears Up

Content Source:  Aviation Week & Space Technology Roundup Cover Image: .....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News5 hr. 34 min. ago