Grupo Antolin to open $61.2 million plant in Michigan, create 430 jobs

Spanish auto supplier Grupo Antolin plans to open a $61.2 million manufacturing plant in suburban Detroit, creating 430 jobs......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsFeb 28th, 2017

Mysterious stealth gaming startup Wonder announces $14 million in funding

 Ah, another day, another stealth mobile gaming startup getting funded by Shakira. LA-based Wonder announced today that it has closed a Series A round of funding. The startup is building what it claims to be a new breed of “VR-ready̶.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News48 min. ago

Snapchat now lets US users create, submit, and pay for custom geofilters from within its app (Darrell Etherington/TechCrunch)

Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch: Snapchat now lets US users create, submit, and pay for custom geofilters from within its app  —  Snapchat introduced a way to create custom geofilters back in February of last year, and now it's mak.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Snapchat now lets you create custom geofilters right in the app

 Snapchat introduced a way to create custom geofilters back in February of last year, and now it’s making the feature easier to use. U.S. Snapchat users can now create and submit custom filters directly in the app, rather than having to go.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

LiveLike will now let you watch sports with your Facebook friends in VR

 LiveLike, the service that partners with sports broadcasters to create and host their VR viewing experiences, is going social. As a refresher, LiveLike’s VR experience is a “virtual suite” overlooking the field, where you can.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 40 min. ago

A touch of Cocoa: Inside the original iPhone SDK

Back in 2008, Ars took its first look at what Apple provided for iPhone developers. Enlarge / Web apps, declared Steve Jobs. All the original iPhone needs is Web apps! (credit: Jacqui Cheng) When 2016 was over, Apple announced that its app s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 56 min. ago

Baidu Upgrades Neural Net Benchmark

Baidu upgraded DeepBench, its open-source benchmark for neural net training to include inference and support for lower-precision math......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

Ford issues recall for 402,000 vans, will take $142 million charge

Ford issued three recalls in North America, led by a callback of 402,462 Transit vans that will cost the company $142 million. Ford said the affected vans have a faulty driveshaft flexible coupling......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News3 hr. 20 min. ago

Watch the trailer for Penny Arcade’s live action Automata sci-fi noir series

 If you follow long-running video game focused comic series Penny Arcade, then you’re probably aware that they occasionally take breaks from the regular strip to create mini-series. One of those is Automata, a sci-fi film noir detective st.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

Contractors Lose Jobs After Hacking CIA"s In-House Vending Machines

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechRepublic: Today's vending machines are likely to be bolted to the floor or each other and are much more sophisticated -- possibly containing machine intelligence, and belonging to the Internet of Things (I.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 48 min. ago

The next generational shift in enterprise infrastructure has arrived

 Cloud computing is driving growth at 3 of the 5 most valuable companies in the world. AI will impact jobs only as quickly as AI-powered business software evolves. These are just two of the ramifications of disruptions in enterprise technology p.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 40 min. ago

Ministry of Shipping and JNPT team up to contain disruptions caused by the ransomware attack

Since the congestion could create difficulties in traffic management, JNPT has opened up its parking lot for cargo marked for this private terminal. The post Ministry of Shipping and JNPT team up to contain disruptions caused by the ransomware attac.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News7 hr. 12 min. ago

Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs

Blue Origin has recently announced its plans to manufacture the company's new rocket engine, the BE-4, at a state-of-the-art facility in Huntsville, Alabama. According to The Verge, the benefits for Blue Origin are both practical and political. From.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 12 min. ago

Artist ironically uses AI to make portraits of people with jobs likely displaced by AI

The Most Famous Artist is all about reverse-engineering art to find what works on social media. In his latest project, he's using artificial intelligence to create like-able and sell-able work that also comments on AI's potential to kill jobs and ind.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 20 min. ago

LG Display 8.5G line halted after plant tragedy

An 8.5G line of LG Display near Paju has been halted after an accident that resulted in the death of one worker. The fatal accident occurred while the worker was performing maintenance and repair activities, according to media reports in Korea......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 12 min. ago

Gigabyte expected to see on-year growth in 2Q17 revenues, says paper

Gigabyte Technology's revenues are expected to reach NT$12-13 billion (US$400.8-434.2 million) in the second quarter, slightly lower than those in the first quarter, but higher than the same quarter a year ago thanks to improvements in currency excha.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 12 min. ago

Taiwan market: Xiaomi to open stores, says paper

China-based Xiaomi Technology, in addition to its online shopping website, is planning to establish a total of five physical stores in Taiwan in the second half, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report citing Xiaomi Taiwan pr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 12 min. ago

August Solar Eclipse Could Disrupt Roads and Cellular Networks

GeoGreg writes: On August 21, 2017, the contiguous United States will experience its first total solar eclipse since 1979. According to's Michael Zeiler, approximately 200 million people live within one day's drive of the ecl.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 28 min. ago

A New Kind of Tech Job Emphasizes Skills, Not a College Degree

Programs promoting a skills-based labor market are gaining momentum and changing the way people are hired and trained for tech and other jobs......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News10 hr. 48 min. ago

Trend Micro sets up venture capital fund

Trend Micro has set up venture capital fund of US$100 million for investment in innovation start-up businesses engaged in R&D of new technologies, especially those related to IoT, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 20 min. ago

Tongfu Microelectronics to set up advanced IC backend plant in Xiamen, says report

China-based Tongfu Microelectronics has struck a deal with the Xiamen Haicang District government to set up a manufacturing base for advanced packaging and testing services locally with investment totaling CNY7 billion (US$), according to a Chinese-l.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 20 min. ago