Tech Tip: Reading E-Books on a Bigger Screen

If you dislike reading on a phone or tablet, you can likely read your electronic books and magazines on your computer’s display instead......»»

Category: topSource:  nytApr 12th, 2017

The Saturday Profile: The Man Who Helped Turn Toronto Into a High-Tech Hotbed

Geoffrey Hinton, a scientist at the heart of artificial intelligence’s recent breakthroughs, has helped make Toronto a leading research location......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News56 min. ago

Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets

Russia accused of a growing number of cyber attacks on the West.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

iPad Pro vs. iPad mini 4 vs. iPad: Which one should you buy?

So you’re in the market for a new iPad. Excellent choice—I couldn’t live without mine. It’s my companion when I’m catching up on news and email in the morning over tea, reading a comic book in the evening to unwind, or watching a movie w.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Samsung Begins Production For Its First Internet of Things-optimised Exynos Processor

An anonymous reader shares a report: Samsung Electronics has launched the Exynos i T200, its first processor optimised for Internet of Things (IoT) devices, the company has announced. The South Korean tech giant said the chip has upped security and s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 31 min. ago

Spice up your home screen with the best widgets for Android

Want to brighten up your home screen? Maybe give yourself easy access to your music, calendar, or weather report? If that's the case, you should consult our list of the best widgets for Android. The post Spice up your home screen with the best widget.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 47 min. ago

Tip: Handle WPF Application Exceptions all in one Place

Learn how to handle all of the exceptions from your WPF applications all in one place......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

How Apple’s wearable tech could and should help your health

Apple talked about many things at its Worldwide Developers Conference earlier this month, but one that got relatively short shrift was the Apple Watch. Now more than two years in, the Watch has undergone a major transition from the product that wa.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News5 hr. 23 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: June 23, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: McDonald’s taps Uber for UK deliveries; Snapchat acquires social map app Zenly; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News12 hr. 55 min. ago

Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan) Quarterly Mobile Phone Market Qualitative Analysis, 1Q17

This IDC Presentation provides a graphic overview of the state of the mobile phone market in Asia/Pacific. Figures include units per product category, screen size segment, and top vendors, according to the latest tracker publication of 1Q17. The pres.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News15 hr. 47 min. ago

How the CIA infects air-gapped networks

Sprawling “Brutal Kangaroo“ spreads malware using booby-trapped USB drives. Enlarge / A configuration screen found in the Drifting Deadline exploit. (credit: WikiLeaks) Documents published Thursday purport to show how the Central Intellige.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 39 min. ago

AMD EPYC 7000 Series Processor Tech Report

Formerly known as AMD Naples, the AMD EPYC processor boasts up to 32 AMD Zen cores, and challenges the Intel Xeon's dominance in the datacenter. Read all about it here!... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News16 hr. 47 min. ago

Google Glass announces update and other tech news

BBC Click's Kathleen Hawkins looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News17 hr. 15 min. ago

Yahoo retires cult favorite News Digest app in favor of Newsroom

Days after Verizon completed its purchase of Yahoo, the search giant is shuttering News Digest -- a news reading app with a refreshingly light and streamlined focus. Users are being encouraged to download Newsroom instead. The post Yahoo retires cult.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 23 min. ago

Reading 200 Books a Year Is Possible If You Master These Two Skills

Reading 200 Books a Year Is Possible If You Master These Two Skills.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News20 hr. 55 min. ago

Tech Tip: Trading in a Briefcase for a Drive in the Sky

The old Windows Briefcase tool for syncing files has been retired, but you can still keep your files up-to-date, with or without the web......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Bitcoin tech startup Blockchain raises $40M Series B from Lakestar and GV (Oscar Williams-Grut/Business Insider)

Oscar Williams-Grut / Business Insider: Bitcoin tech startup Blockchain raises $40M Series B from Lakestar and GV  —  Blockchain's cofounder and CEO Peter Smith with former Prime Minister David Cameron at the opening of Blockchain's.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Fallen Tech Star Imagination Technologies Up For Sale After Apple Row Bites

UK chip designer Imagination Technologies -- which is in dispute with Apple, its largest customer -- has put itself up for sale. Shares in the company more than halved in April when Imagination said that Apple was to stop using its technology. From a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Tip: The sp_spaceused Procedure in SQL

See an example of how to use the sp_spaceused special SQL procedure......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Lensless camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lensless camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. It may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The post Lensless came.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

The tragedy of FireWire: Collaborative tech torpedoed by corporations

"Show us that it's being adopted in the industry, and we'll put it in.” Enlarge / In retrospect, perhaps our favorite port logo. (credit: Flickr user jeremybrooks) The rise and fall of FireWire—IEEE 1394, an interface standard boasting h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017