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Softbank appoints Kabir Mishra to Snapdeal Board to support the company

Japanese conglomerate Softbank has appointed its most experienced e-commerce veteran Kabir Mishra to the Board of e-commerce firm Snapdeal to support the company. The post Softbank appoints Kabir Mishra to Snapdeal Board to support the company appear.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Mar 21st, 2017

Hefei Chang Xin keeps low profile but DRAM ambition remains unchanged

Hefei Chang Xin's ambition to grow its DRAM business has seen some progress though the China-based firm has now chosen to keep a low profile. The company has been quietly renamed to Rui-li (transliterated from Chinese) Integrated Circuit, and has ask.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News59 min. ago

Full-blown versions of Windows 10 are soon heading to the new Surface Laptop

Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of Windows and Devices, said Microsoft will sell its Surface Laptop with full-blown versions of Windows 10. The company is also in the planning stages to sell the Surface Book with Windows 10 S. The post Full-blo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 38 min. ago

Why climb Mount Everest when you can run it? Spanish mountaineer sets record

Spanish endurance athlete and mountaineer Kilian Jornet has set a new speed record on Mount Everest by going from Base Camp to the summit -- without using bottled oxygen, Sherpa support, or fixed ropes -- in just 26 hours. The post Why climb Mount Ev.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 38 min. ago

Uber to Repay Millions to Drivers, Who Could Be Owed Far More

The company concedes taking tens of millions in excess commissions. A lawsuit alleges improper tax deductions that are costing drivers even more......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News6 hr. 58 min. ago

Republicans Want To Leave You Voicemail -- Without Ever Ringing Your Cellphone

bricko quotes a report from Recode: The GOP's leading campaign and fundraising arm, the Republican National Committee, has quietly thrown its support behind a proposal at the Federal Communications Commission that would pave the way for marketers to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 22 min. ago

How to Build Smarter Datacenters to Support Digital Transformation

This IDC Perspective outlines the importance of and the building blocks required for creating smarter datacenters to support digital transformation (DX) initiatives."Digital transformation is based upon the ability to make data-driven decisions to dr.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Uber Technologies Inc. said it underpaid its New York City drivers by improperly calculating the company's share of passenger fares, and will pay out an average of $900 per driver in restitution, co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 22 min. ago

LinkedIn, HPE launch nonprofit to support open datacenter designs

The Open19 Foundation, whose founding members also include GE Digital, Vapor IO and Flex, will support open hardware and open software projects......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News10 hr. 38 min. ago

Minibrew raises $2.8 million to help you make your own beer

 The Minibrew is a little keg with a big brain. When we first met the company in 2015 they offered a whiff of high tech to the brewing process, adding a monitored brew vessel and mobile app to the age-old technique of slopping a bunch of wheat,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 38 min. ago

Uber loses its general counsel for EMEA

 Another high-up person at Uber has left the company. Jim Callaghan, Uber’s general counsel for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, recently stepped down. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 38 min. ago

Stomach bug can’t keep Spanish mountain runner from Everest record

Spanish endurance athlete and mountaineer Kilian Jornet has set a new speed record on Mount Everest by going from Base Camp to the summit -- without using bottled oxygen, Sherpa support, or fixed ropes -- in just 26 hours. The post Stomach bug can.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

Microsoft to bring Windows 10 Home and Pro to its new Surface Laptop

Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of Windows and Devices, said Microsoft will sell its Surface Laptop with full-blown versions of Windows 10. The company is also in the planning stages to sell the Surface Book with Windows 10 S. The post Microsof.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Safari Books Online by O"Reilly Media

Safari Books Online offers hundreds of quality courses, but it's pricey and doesn't have robust support......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 30 min. ago

Zetta Data Protection

Zetta Data Protection is a great cloud backup service for businesses that extends across all major platforms. With support for popular business software and business continuity features, it's a good bet for small businesses looking to go from a simpl.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 30 min. ago

HubHaus $1.4M To Match Professionals With Shared Housing In LA

HubHaus, a startup which operates an online marketplace which lets people find shared housing with people with similar professional and other interests, has raised $1.4M in a seed funding round, the company disclosed this week. The company currently.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 50 min. ago

At Google, an Employee-Run Email List Tracks Harassment and Bias Complaints

A group of Google employees have begun a message board for employees to submit worker complaints that's then emailed weekly as a digest, according to a report on Bloomberg. The email list -- called "Yes, at Google" -- has been around since October an.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

"Sony Needs a Fresh Hit"

Even as Sony's CEO Kazuo Hirai has done a remarkable job over the past five years -- taking bold decisions on the areas the company should be focusing on, and cutting efforts on those that aren't working -- his company desperately needs a fresh hit t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

Medium’s existential makeover continues with a revamped homepage

Despite its high profile, Medium still hasn't quite figured out what it is in the five years since it launched as a minimalist blogging platform. In the meantime, Medium has pivoted from tech company to publishing service and various sh.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News13 hr. 30 min. ago

iPhone 9 rumors and news

Apple's iPhone 9 may be a couple years away, but it is shaping up to be the company's best yet. Here's what we know about it so far, including rumors about the iPhone 9's release date, specs, software, and more. The post iPhone 9 rumors and news appe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 38 min. ago

Moderate drinking may not ward off heart disease

Many people believe that having a glass of wine with dinner -- or moderately drinking any kind of alcohol -- will protect them from heart disease. But a hard look at the evidence finds little support for that. That's the conclusion of a new research.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News14 hr. 5 min. ago