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Netflix number one in app revenue in Q1 2017, says report

The Netflix apps on iOS and Android brought in more combined revenue worldwide than any other app in the first quarter of 2017, according to research firm Sensor Tower. In its report, the firm says that Netflix surpassed the Line messaging app, whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupApr 19th, 2017

Amonkhet review: A gleaming Egyptian city where humans are fattened for slaughter

The latest Magic set has a dark secret that will soon arrive and kill everything. ©2017 Wizards of the Coast LLC in the USA & other countries. Illustration by Sam Burley......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 48 min. ago

Stray WiFi Signals Could Let Spies See Inside Closed Rooms

sciencehabit quotes a report from Science Magazine: Your wireless router may be giving you away in a manner you never dreamed of. For the first time, physicists have used radio waves from a Wi-Fi transmitter to encode a 3D image of a real object in a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Surgeon Plans To "Reawaken" Cryogenically Frozen Brains, Transplant Them Into Someone Else"s Skull

Sergio Canavero, the Italian surgeon who plans to perform the world's first human head transplant within the next year, says he is preparing to reawaken cryogenically frozen brains and transplant them into someone else's skull. "In an interview with.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago

For Lexus sedans, it could be do or die

With car sales falling at Lexus, Toyota's top branding officer says the luxury line is contemplating sedans that are more casual and sporty - and maybe even a station wagon......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 47 min. ago

Crunch Report | Elon Musk’s Tunnel Vision Gets Rendered

Elon Musk shows off a video about his tunnel boring company, The Boring Company, a self-driving Apple test vehicle is spotted in the wild and Cloudera and Carvana each price their IPO at $15; one does well, the other not so much. All this on Crunch R.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 39 min. ago

Tesla must complete brake fix to regain top safety rating, Consumer Reports says

Tesla needs to complete fixing its Model S sedan emergency braking system to regain Consumer Reports' top safety rating, the magazine said on Friday, noting that a recent update by the luxury electric car maker was not enough......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 39 min. ago

Trump Order Helps Offshore Drilling, Stops Marine Sanctuary Expansion

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: In an executive order signed on Friday, President Trump directed his secretary of the interior to review current rules on offshore drilling and exploration. This review is likely to result in a r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 47 min. ago

IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: IT Security in Australia, 2017

"2016 has been a record high when it comes to breaches at both the global and local levels, which is pushing Australian organisations to gain awareness on their assets, the risks to which they are exposed to, as well as on how to mitigate the loss of.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News11 hr. 11 min. ago

How I Get Interview Opportunities Every Time with One Impressive Letter

How I Get Interview Opportunities Every Time with One Impressive Letter.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News11 hr. 40 min. ago

Smart Campus 1.0

"IDC's Smart Campus MaturityScape should enable campus leaderships to approach digital transformation in a holistic way," says Jan Alexa, senior research analyst with IDC Government Insights. "Campuses should strive to leverage new technologies to pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 19 min. ago

PI Apparel 2017: Product Digitization and Sustainability Are Transforming the Fashion Industry

This IDC Retail Insights Perspective summarizes Product Innovation (PI) Apparel 2017, held in Hong Kong on April 5 and 6, 2017. PI apparel brought together C-level decision makers from the fashion, apparel, and footwear industry to discuss the challe.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 19 min. ago

EMEA Utilities Industry Quarterly Update: January-March 2017

This IDC Energy Insights Perspective provides a quick one-stop-shopping overview of the EMEA utilities industry in the first quarter of 2017, covering M&As, agreements, reorganizations, and major business developments; new financing deals; major comp.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 19 min. ago

Amazon is shutting down its ‘Underground Actually Free’ program that gives away free Android apps

 Amazon announced it will be shutting down its “Underground Actually Free” program, which offers customers free versions of Android apps that would typically cost money, including those that relied on in-app purchases but were otherw.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 31 min. ago

Amazon is shutting down its “Underground Actually Free” program that gives away free Android apps

 Late on Friday, Amazon announced it will be shutting down its “Underground Actually Free” program which offers customers free versions of Android apps that would typically cost money, including those that relied on in-app purchase.....»»

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

Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Seattle Times: Harvesting Washington state's vast fruit orchards each year requires thousands of farmworkers, and many of them work illegally in the United States. That system eventually could change dramatica.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 11 min. ago

Jack Dorsey just spent $9.5M buying more Twitter stock

 Jack Dorsey is at it again — after purchasing $7 million in Twitter stock back in February, the Twitter CEO bought another $9.5 million today. After making his purchase, Dorsey posted the news on Facebook Twitter, sparking a one percent.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 19 min. ago

Ted 2017: Elon Musk"s vision for underground road system

Elon Musk talks about networks of tunnel roads, autonomous driving, space travel and his pet snail Gary......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News13 hr. 19 min. ago

Someone scraped 40,000 Tinder selfies to make a facial dataset for AI experiments

 Tinder users have many motives for uploading their likeness to the dating app. But contributing a facial biometric to a downloadable dataset for training convolutional neural networks probably wasn’t top of their list when they signed up.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 3 min. ago

Yik Yak shuts down after Square paid $1 million for its engineers

 Yik Yak cofounders Tyler Droll and Brooks Buffington published a farewell note to users on Friday, announcing they would shut down their once-popular anonymous social network this week. The app allowed people to connect with other users withi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 19 min. ago

Samsung Galaxy S8: Everything you need to know, all in one place

The release of the latest Galaxy S phone is always a major event, and with good reason. Samsung’s premium flagship practically defines our expectations for high-end, high-price Android phones for the year to come. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ deliver a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News14 hr. 31 min. ago