Huge Scandal Engulfs Greek Anti-Piracy & Royalties Group

Greek anti-piracy and royalties group AEPI is in crisis after a government-commissioned investigation found huge irregularities in its accounts. Following an audit by Ernst & Young, it was discovered the group had failed to pay more than 42 million e.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakMar 20th, 2017

Research reveals humans and machines cannot identify real faces from morphed ones

A group of researchers has demonstrated that both humans and smartphones show a degree of error in distinguishing face morph photos from their 'real' faces. The post Research reveals humans and machines cannot identify real faces from morphed ones a.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News1 hr. 31 min. ago

Internet of Things Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Market — V2V and V2I

Connected cars are the subject of immense research and development effort, and the potential market is huge — 184 million connected cars are forecast to be produced by 2020. "As markets in Asia continue to manufacture vehicles to support local and.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News4 hr. 15 min. ago

Your favorite "Westworld" scene-stealer will have a much bigger role in Season 2

There were plenty of memorable characters in Westworld Season 1 — but one guest star made a huge impression on viewers despite only appearing in a few scenes, and it looks like the showrunners were paying attention. Louis Herthum, who played Pe.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 23 min. ago

Scientists discover new class of anti-diabetes compounds that reduce liver glucose production

A team of scientists has identified a new class of compounds that reduce production of glucose in the liver, which is linked to type 2 diabetes, the form of diabetes considered responsible for close to 95 percent of cases in the United States......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News9 hr. 39 min. ago

Facebook Messenger debuts live location sharing feature

Following in the footsteps of Google Maps, Facebook has revealed a location-sharing feature that is now rolling out globally on both iOS and Android. Live Location allows users to send their location to a friend or group of friends by tapping the .....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

The story behind the viral picture of a young woman"s arrest in Russia

Hundreds of people were arrested across Russia on Sunday for taking part in anti-corruption protests that demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.  The biggest was in Moscow, where around 8,000 people, including opposition lea.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 3 min. ago

Turkish crime family group claims to have access to 250 million iCloud accounts

A group called the Turkish crime family claims to be able to access 250 million iCloud accounts, and says it will change passwords to lock people out of their accounts and remotely wipe iPhones on April 7th. There’s been much debate around whet.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

For Some Reason, Samsung Might Sell Refurbished Versions of Its Exploding Phones

The Galaxy Note 7 is a huge black mark for Samsung—an exploding embarrassment that cost the company tons of money and kicked off one of the biggest PR nightmares in recent memory. But despite the global recall, the jokes on late night TV, and the f.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

Elon Musk invested early in DeepMind just to keep tabs on the progress of AI

 Elon Musk is a well-known harbinger of the potential for ill held by artificial intelligence. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO also helped start OpenAI, a group with a broad mandate that focuses on developing AI out (as the name implies) in the open, r.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 3 min. ago

Facebook Messenger now lets you privately share your Live Location for an hour

 Facebook Messenger wants to be an offline social gathering tool, not just an online chat app. Today it’s adding a new Live Location feature that lets you share your real-time location on a map for an hour within a private direct or group.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 3 min. ago

iPad Pro 2 release date, price and rumors

Want another huge tablet? Apple is heavily rumored to be launching the iPad Pro 2 in the coming months. Update: Apple has announced the new iPad - a replacement in Apple's line up for the much loved iPad Air 2 - but there's still no w.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News15 hr. 23 min. ago

Google is working on a collaborative group photo editing app, says report

New rumours stemming from TechCrunch indicate that Google could be working on a social app designed to allow small groups of friends to edit and organize photos together. Given Google’s failure to get Google+ to gain traction and the release of.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News15 hr. 55 min. ago

EDA Sales Jump Most in Five Years

Move to more aggressive processing nodes largely triggered a 19 percent increase in EDA sales in the fourth quarter, according to an industry group......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News16 hr. 32 min. ago

cloudvirga Raises $15M More For Mortgage Automation Tools

Irvine-based Cloudvirga, a developer of automated mortgage lending software, announced this morning that it has raised $15M more in a Series B funding. The funding was led by Incenter, a Blackstone Group portfolio company. The company said the fundin.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News17 hr. 24 min. ago

Box office hits and misses: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ tops ‘Power Rangers’ with huge Week 2

Disney's live-action Beauty and the Beast passed Logan to become the highest-grossing movie of 2017, thanks to a massive second weekend in theaters that saw it beat new releases Power Rangers, Life, and Chips. The post Box office hits and misses: .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 40 min. ago

Jack Ma: How a sandal wearing Chinese businessman is building Alibaba as a global retail giant

Jack Ma, the executive chairman and founder of Alibaba group is one of the most prominent Chinese figures in the Global market. The post Jack Ma: How a sandal wearing Chinese businessman is building Alibaba as a global retail giant appeared first on.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News18 hr. 15 min. ago

ChipMOS Shanghai becomes JV between ChipMOS and Tsinghua Unigroup

ChipMOS Technologies has announced the completion of its previously-disclosed equity interest transfer to a group of investors led by Tsinghua Unigroup......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News20 hr. 32 min. ago

Third of EU Citizens OK With Piracy When There Are No Legal Options

A new study from the European Union Intellectual Property Office has found that 31% of EU citizens believe that Internet piracy is acceptable when legal options aren't immediately available. Also, in a clear signal to content providers, a massive 83%.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News21 hr. 3 min. ago

Ferdinand Piech losing latest battle with his family

Ferdinand Piech, a figure of transcendent importance in the history of the auto industry, is selling his 14.7 percent voting stake in the family firm that controls Volkswagen Group. It is the endgame of a bitter family dispute......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 27th, 2017

Lyft"s "Round-Up" program donates part of your fare to charity

Lyft has been positioning itself as the anti-Uber in light of its rival's mounting controversies, and it's determined to underscore that point. The ridesharing service has introduced a Round Up & Donate program that, as the name su.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 26th, 2017