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Google Global Cache Is Coming to Cuba

"The Associated Press reports that on Monday Eric Schmidt will be in Havana to sign a deal bringing Google Global Cache to Cuba," writes lpress. Here's some details from the AP's report on the deal. Cuba suffers from some of the world's slowest internet .....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotDec 11th, 2016

Google is now letting you get ‘personal’ with its search results

If you're a longtime user of Google's suite of online tools, then its new "Personal" search feature could come in handy. The filter surfaces relevant content linked to you, pulled from tools such as Docs, Gmail, and Photos. The post Google is now let.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News42 min. ago

Google is getting ‘personal’ with its search results

If you're a longtime user of Google's suite of online tools, then its new "Personal" search feature could come in handy. The filter surfaces relevant content linked to you, pulled from tools such as Docs, Gmail, and Photos. The post Google is getting.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 6 min. ago

ASUS Computex 2017 Press Conference Live Blog

We are live from ASUS' press conference at Computex 2015. As usual, the company will announce a number of new products that it will start to sell in the coming months and quarters. Products announced by ASUS usually represent the industry's.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

Failed Google deal left Fields in the lurch

A look back at the timeline of the failed Ford-Google talks reveals a moment that became a turning point in Mark Fields' career at Ford......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 57 min. ago

Automakers wary of Trump"s focus on trade deficits

Automakers and other stakeholders in the coming trade debates are urging Trump administration negotiators to look beyond the size of bilateral trade deficits in determining where and how to attack the nation's export gap......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 57 min. ago

That animated GIF you’re sharing could be an ad in disguise

Your GIFs will soon be subtle ads from companies working with search engines like Tenor, who tap on emotion-based GIF search terms. Tenor powers GIF searches for Facebook Messenger, Twitter, iMessage, Google's Gboard, and more. The post That animated.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 50 min. ago

Seven Science Journals Have A Dog On Their Editorial Board

An anonymous reader writes: A professor of health policy at Australia's Curtin University got seven different science journals to put his dog on their editorial board. The dog is now associate editor for the Global Journal of Addiction & Rehabilitati.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News14 hr. 41 min. ago

Localization, please? Capcom reveals ‘Monster Hunter XX’ for Switch

Monster Hunter XX, an updated version of Monster Hunter Generations, is coming to Nintendo Switch in Japan on August 25. The game will feature cross-play and cross-save between Switch and 3DS versions. The post Localization, please? Capcom reveals &#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 58 min. ago

Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Becoming Bond,’ and more

Need something to watch this weekend? Check out our list of the best shows and movies coming to streaming services this week. On the list this week: Best Picture winner 'Moonlight,' 'War Machine,' and more The post Five shows and movies to stream thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 50 min. ago

New Details On Sergey Brin"s Plan For The World"s Largest Aircraft

An anonymous reader shares The Guardian's report on plans for a new aircraft that's two-and-a-half times the size of a 747. Google co-founder Sergey Brin is building a hi-tech airship in Silicon Valley destined to be the largest aircraft in the world.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 33 min. ago

Using Google Photos for unlimited IP security camera off-site storage

I recently upgraded my home internet from a measly 2Mbit upload to a more respectable 40Mbps on the Australian National Broadband Network. I’ve been thinking of good uses for this newfound upstream bandwidth and one idea was to off-site my IP.....»»

Category: microsoftSource:  istartedsomethingRelated NewsMay 28th, 2017

Google Go-Playing A.I. Retires To Focus On Energy Conservation And Medicine

After "narrowly" beating the world's top Go player, what's left for Google's AlphaGo AI? Engadget reports: Now that it has nothing left to prove, the AI is hanging up its boots and leaving the world of competitive Go behind. AlphaGo's developers from.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 28th, 2017

Opera Says Their iOS Updates Are Still Coming - Just Slowly

Slashdot reader BrianFagioli has posted an update about his communication with Opera over their plans for iOS. They'd originally tweeted Thursday that "at this moment we don't have a team working on IOS which is why we haven't released any updates.".....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Inside the lab where one company is reinventing the shoelace

The Boa lacing system is simply a smarter, better, and more convenient way to lace up your shoes, and we toured the Fit Lab where the next generation of fast-lacing shoes is coming together. The post Inside the lab where one company is reinventing th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

IT Crash Causes British Airways To Cancel All Flights

An anonymous reader quotes CNBC: British Airways canceled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Saturday as a global IT failure upended the travel plans of tens of thousands of people on a busy U.K. holiday weekend. The airline s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Weekly Rewind: "Game of Thrones" is coming, "Twin Peaks" returns, Bond"s best rides

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week. The pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Accused of Underpaying Women, Google Says It"s Too Expensive To Get Wage Data

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Google argued that it was too financially burdensome and logistically challenging to compile and hand over salary records that the government has requested, sparking a strong rebuke from the U.S......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Vietnam claims Google promised to help remove ‘toxic’ web content

Google is said to be helping Vietnam censor its platform. The Asian country's government revealed that the search giant's parent company, Alphabet, will be cooperating with Vietnam to remove so-called "toxic" and illegal information. The post Vietnam.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

AMD Ryzen 7 1800X Octa-Core Processor Review

The AMD Ryzen 7 1800X processor has 8 cores, 16 threads, and a large 16 MB L3 cache. Find out how it performs in 3D rendering, video transcoding, and games!... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Our galaxy produces 9 trillion kilograms of antimatter a second—how?

New study proposes a (relatively) mundane source: a specific class of supernova. Enlarge / That sharp red line is the high-energy radiation coming from our own galaxy, some of which is produced by the annihilation of antimatter. (credit: NASA/DO.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017