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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

How the Google Home is better than the Amazon Echo (Top 5)

How the Google Home is better than the Amazon Echo (Top 5).....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

Ray Kurzweil Explains Why Technology Won"t Eliminate Human Jobs

Futurist Ray Kurzweil, now a director of engineering at Google, made an interesting argument in a new interview with Fortune: We have already eliminated all jobs several times in human history. How many jobs circa 1900 exist today? If I were a presci.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Twitter is testing a native version of its Twitter Lite mobile website

Twitter has quietly released a Twitter Lite Android application in Google Play for the Philippines market, targeting the consumers with limited data plan or less-powerful Android devices. According to Twitter, the application is currently in the test.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  androidosRelated News3 hr. 41 min. ago

GCAA warns against dealing with GoldStar, Global Ghana Air

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has issued an advisory notice warning the general public not to conduct any business with either of local start-up Goldstar Airlines (Accra) or the US-based virtual carrier, Global Ghana Airlines (Chicago.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News4 hr. 9 min. ago

Panamera wagon orders please Porsche execs

The U.S. order book for the redesigned Porsche Panamera includes a strong 10 percent take rate for the Sport Turismo wagon coming early next year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 42 min. ago

Chicago School Official: US IT Jobs Offshored Because "We Weren"t Making Our Own" Coders

theodp writes: In a slick new video, segments of which were apparently filmed looking out from Google's Chicago headquarters giving it a nice high-tech vibe, Chicago Public Schools' CS4ALL staffers not-too-surprisingly argue that creating technology.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 18 min. ago

Google AMP Flaw Exploited By Russian Hackers Targeting Journalists

An anonymous reader writes: Russian hacktivist group Fancy Bear (also referred to as APT28, Sofacy, and Strontium) has been using a flaw in Google's caching of Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) to phish targets, Salon reports. To make matters worse, Goo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 34 min. ago

Dark Puzzle-Platformer Inside Is Headed To The Nintendo Switch

Critically-acclaimed Inside will be coming to the Nintendo Switch, the game’s director, Arnt Jensen, announced to Famitsu. Read Dark Puzzle-Platformer Inside Is Headed To The Nintendo Switch on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News13 hr. 2 min. ago

How the CDC uses Google, AI, and even Twitter to forecast flu outbreaks

As flu season gets into full swing, flu forecasting techniques will help the CDC time its response. The post How the CDC uses Google, AI, and even Twitter to forecast flu outbreaks appeared first on Digital Trends......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 26 min. ago

Argos Black Friday 2017: Everything you need to know about Argos" deals

If you're interested in bagging some serious discounts at Argos this Black Friday, then we've got you covered. On your marks, get set: the 2017 Black Friday deals extravaganza is coming up fast, and early preparation is crucial. That means know.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News14 hr. 18 min. ago

Can We Reduce Cow Methane Emissions By Breeding Low-Emission Cattle?

An anonymous reader quotes Popular Science: Raising cattle contributes to global warming in a big way. The animals expel large amounts of methane when they burp and fart, a greenhouse gas many times more potent than carbon dioxide. U.S. beef producti.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News14 hr. 18 min. ago

Nest Labs Debuts Smart Doorbell with Facial Recognition Technology

Home device maker Nest Labs is adding Google's facial recognition technology to a camera-equipped doorbell and rolling out a security system in an attempt to end its history of losses. The products announced Wednesday expand upon the internet-connec.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News18 hr. 26 min. ago

Japan"s Emoji Creator Saw Nuance in Pictures

The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages. They are displayed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York. They star in a new Hollywood film. The emoji is heir to a tradition o.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News18 hr. 26 min. ago

Maker Faire Producers from Across the Globe Convene at Maker Faire New York 2017

Producers from across the global network of Maker Faires glean all kinds of inspiration and hard skills at Maker Faire New York 2017. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Faire Producers from Across the Globe Convene at Maker Faire New York 2017 app.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated News18 hr. 42 min. ago

After Math: Like looking into the future

It was an exciting week for futuristic technologies. Knightscope debuted its newest roboguard, Nest showed off a face-recognizing outdoor camera, and Google came up with a way to close your garage from anywhere in the neighborhood. Numbers,.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News18 hr. 42 min. ago

Are Companies Overhyping AI?

When it comes to artificial intelligence, "companies have been overselling the concept and otherwise normal people are taking the bait," writes Hackaday: Not to pick on Amazon, but all of the home assistants like Alexa and Google Now tout themselves.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 18 min. ago

How to Change the Time Zone in Your Gmail Account

By default, Google uses the time zone of your current location. All Google services will be using the same time zone including Gmail. The time zone of your account can be changed to your preference. The changing of time zone can be handy if you want.....»»

Category: topSource:  techrecipesRelated NewsSep 24th, 2017

The Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R Race Car is Now For Sale

A cool $259,000 is the starting price of the race-ready Camaro GT4.R, now available for sale to the public. Based on the Camaro ZL1 production car, the GT4.R is built to meet global GT4 regulations thanks to Chevrolet’s technical partner Pratt & Mi.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017

Inside Is Coming to Nintendo Switch

No word yet on when, but Playdead's critically acclaimed side-scroller is making the jump to both Switch and iOS. Inside, the critically acclaimed side-scroller from Limbo developer Playdead, is coming to both Nintendo Switch and iOS. Inside cr.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017

Shin Megami Tensei on Switch: New Details Coming Soon

One month from now, Atlus will finally provide new information about the upcoming Switch title. New information about the upcoming Shin Megami Tensei game for Nintendo Switch will be shared on October 23. Atlus teased the forthcoming news durin.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017