Six Companies Awarded $258 Million From US Government To Build Exascale Supercomputers

The U.S. Department of Energy will be investing $258 million to help six leading technology firms -- AMD, Cray Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Intel, and Nvidia -- research and build exascale supercomputers. Digital Trends reports: The funding.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJun 15th, 2017

Kim Dotcom Opposes US’s “Fugitive” Claims at Supreme Court

In an effort to regain control over millions of dollars in seized assets, Kim Dotcom's legal team has filed a brief at the Supreme Court, countering the US Government's position. The US uses the fugitive claims as a coercive weapon, which offends due.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Sci-Hub Ordered to Pay $15 Million in Piracy Damages

'Pirate' sites Sci-Hub and LibGen have been ordered to pay millions of dollars in damages to Elsevier, one of the largest academic publishers. A New York District Court granted Elsevier's request for a default judgment of $15 million in damages. Sci.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Banning VPNs and Proxies is Dangerous, IT Experts Warn

In its fight to restrict access to copyrighted content and blocked websites, the Russian government wants to ban the use of anonymization technology including VPNs, proxies, and TOR. In a discussion in parliament this week involving prominent IT expe.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Uber’s Next CEO Has to Face This Huge Challenge

Finding a leader with the vision and persistence of Travis Kalanick will be no easy feat Bradley Tusk, founder of Tusk Ventures who was an advisor to Uber, remembers the first time he met Travis Kalanick more than six years ago. “I’.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

New Ghost Rider Team Comic Rides Into Marvel Legacy

We've got your first look at six new Marvel Legacy titles, including the reveal of a brand new series. Today Marvel Comics has been revealing the comic book titles that will comprise the publisher’s Marvel Legacy initiative this fall, and IGN.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Pair of 3-Letter .Coms Tops This Week"s Domain Sales Chart - One Hits Six Figures

This was the official first day of summer and even though the summer doldrums have arrived there were some notable aftermarket sales......»»

Category: internetSource:  dnjournalRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

.CLUB Presents Million.Club Domain Name to Person Who Made the New gTLD"s One Millionth Registration

.CLUB has become just the 5th new gTLD to pass one million registrations. The registry just recognized the woman who put them over the top......»»

Category: internetSource:  dnjournalRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

New Windows 10 preview seriously hones Edge browser (and adds zombie emoji)

Microsoft has made a ton of tweaks here, as was the case with the last preview build. Microsoft is very busy tweaking Windows 10 these days, as the company has rolled out another new preview build which is positively laden with changes (just li.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Razer makes virtual currency push with $20M investment in Asian payment firm

 Razer has invested close to $20 million into Malaysia-based online payment firm MOL Global as part of a push to establish its virtual currency for gamers in Asia. The deal sees Razer subsidiary ZV-Midas buy equity from existing backers MOL Inv.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Tesla Inc to define its China production plans by the end of the year

Tesla has said it wants to build electric cars in China to avoid a 25 percent tariff on imported vehicles. The post Tesla Inc to define its China production plans by the end of the year appeared first on Tech2. Tesla Inc took a step closer towar.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News2 hr. 59 min. ago

"MST3K" is getting a Twitch marathon, so you won"t see daylight for a week

We're still basking in the glow of Netflix's Mystery Science Theater 3000 revival, but if you're feeling nostalgic for the old series, Twitch has just the ticket. The social streaming site will host 38 classic episodes of MTS3K in a six-day marat.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Internet of Things: Smart City Adoption and Market Trends

This IDC Market Perspective discusses the adoption of internet of things (IoT) within the Smart City. Figures and data within this perspective are based on IDC's research on the China Smart City market and IoT usage scenarios related to government, u.....»»

Category: internetSource:  idcRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Facebook equips admins to protect and analyze their Groups

 Facebook sees Groups as the core of its push to “build community,” as Mark Zuckerberg detailed in his 6,000-word humanitarian manifesto. So today at its Communities Summit in Chicago, where it assembled 300 admins of top Groups, Fac.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  mobilecrunchRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Robocaller King May Face $120 Million FCC Fine for Spoofed Calls

A Miami man alleged to have made 96 million spoofed robocalls last year could face a fine of $120 million from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The commission said yesterday it had verified 80,000 of those spoofed calls and based its prop.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Mastering the Digital Workplace Is an Overwhelming Task

CHICAGO — Companies and knowledge workers haven’t quite cracked the code of the digital workplace. They haven't mastered the perfect employee experience — yet. Those represent “overwhelming” challenges for those charge.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

How to Build an Agile Marketing Team Across Time Zones

Agile marketing is fast-paced in every sense of the word, designed to keep up with — and stay ahead of — the constant evolutions in digital engagement and customer needs that change minute-to-minute around the world. Agile marketing is.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

BlackBerry misses Q1 revenue targets as enterprise sales shrink

Despite the revenue miss, BlackBerry reported a surprise Q1 profit of $671 million......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Satellogic raises $27M for affordable, high-resolution imaging satellites

 Space tech company Satellogic has raised $27 million in a Series B round led by Chinese internet giant Tencent, and with participation by CrunchFund (disclosure: co-founded by TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington). The company also launches its.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

What are Businesses" Key Environmental Considerations Surrounding Print?

This IDC Survey Spotlight provides analysis of the results of IDC's Western European Hardcopy Survey of 450 qualified decision-makers from companies of various sizes and industries across France, Germany, and the U.K. This IDC Survey Spotlight focuse.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Tesla Is "In Talks" To Build a Factory In China

Tesla confirmed yesterday that it is "in talks" with the municipal government of Shanghai to manufacture its vehicles in the country. Tesla said in a statement: "Tesla is working with the Shanghai Municipal Government to explore the possibility of es.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago