Coinbase To Close San Francisco Offices For Good, Will Have No Headquarters

The biggest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, has announced it will close its San Francisco offices for good. SFGate reports: The company -- founded in June 2012 by former Airbnb engineer Brian Armstrong -- has had a speedy rise to the top in t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 7th, 2021

Best Prime Day external hard drive deals for 2021

With Prime Day finally here, it might be a good time to invest in an external hard drive as everyone needs extra storage for their computers......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 32 min. ago

The best Prime Day 2021 tech deals from everywhere besides Amazon

A few good deals for those not looking to give business to Amazon on Prime Day. Enlarge / Apple's AirPods Pro are discounted across retailers this Prime Day. (credit: Jeff Dunn) Not wanting to send any more business Amazon's way on Prime Day?.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 1 min. ago

This Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Prime Day deal is too good to be ignored

There's no need to decide between a tablet and a laptop with Prime Day Microsoft Surface deals, which includes a $XXX discount on the Microsoft Surface Pro 7......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 0 min. ago

Amazon Prime Day 2021: All the deals that are actually worth your time

We picked through piles of Prime Day garbage to find the actual good stuff. Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) Amazon Prime Day has arrived, and another avalanche of deals has come along with it. As ever, the vast majority of the gadget and gear d.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 1 min. ago

Report: Hackers Breached More US Water Treatment Plants

"On January 15, a hacker tried to poison a water treatment plant that served parts of the San Francisco Bay Area," reports NBC News: It didn't seem hard. The hacker had the username and password for a former employee's TeamViewer account, a popular.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 0 min. ago

"Google"s No-Click Searches -- Good Or Evil?"

"That Google is the dominant force in web and mobile search won't surprise you," write a columnist at Forbes. "What might, though, is that roughly two thirds of the searches on Google never leave the search results page." That is, the searchers get.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 0 min. ago

Two Viking burials, separated by an ocean, contain close kin

Two Viking Age warriors from the same family died hundreds of kilometers apart. Enlarge (credit: Ida Marie Odgaard AFP) Roughly a thousand years ago, a young man in his early 20s met a violent end in England. 800 kilometers (500 miles) away, i.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 19th, 2021

There"s a good reason online retailers are investing in physical stores

Researchers from Colorado State University, Amazon, and Dartmouth College published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that examines the role of physical stores for selling "deep" products......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Where to Get Started in Digital Sculpting for 3D Printing

Digital sculpting isn’t as hard as it looks. At least, getting started isn’t that hard, you’ll still have to put in some serious time to get GOOD. Don’t let that scare you off though, you may be surprised at how easily you ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Sorghum, a close relative of corn, tested for disease resistance on Pennsylvania farms

With sorghum poised to become an important crop grown by Pennsylvania farmers, Penn State researchers, in a new study, tested more than 150 germplasm lines of the plant for resistance to a fungus likely to hamper its production......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

FDA officials asked to step down after contentious Alzheimer’s drug approval

Three experts resigned in protest. Watchdog says it's FDA brass that should leave. Enlarge / The Food and Drug Administration headquarters in White Oak, Maryland. (credit: Getty | Congressional Quarterly) A leading advocacy and watchdog group.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Where to get started in digital sculpting for 3d printing

Digital sculpting isn’t as hard as it looks. At least, getting started isn’t that hard, you’ll still have to put in some serious time to get GOOD. Don’t let that scare you off though, you may be surprised at how easily you ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

The best time to buy a TV

Purchasing a new TV is a big decision. Fortunately, it's easy to score a good deal if you know the appropriate time of year to shop and where you should look......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

How to reset your iPhone

We've learned a lot about the iPhone over the years, but it's good to have a strong grasp on the basics. Here's a simple guide on how to reset your iPhone......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Ohio Republicans close to imposing near-total ban on municipal broadband

Bill's 10Mbps standard could make 98% of Ohio ineligible for municipal networks. Enlarge / The Ohio Statehouse in Columbus. (credit: Getty Images | Joseph Sohm) Ohio's Republican-controlled legislature is on the verge of imposing a state law t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Macronix soon to close sale of 6-inch plant

Macronix International is in the final stage of reaching an agreement with the buyer of its 6-inch wafer plant in northern Taiwan, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Highlights of the day: Macronix set to sell 6-inch fab

Mask ROM and flash memory maker Macronix is close to striking a deal to sell its 6-inch fab in Taiwan. Tokyo Electron is named as the most likely buyer of the Macronix fab. The notebook sector has been troubled by component shortages for months, but.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Payments Giant Stripe Saw Major Uptake of Staff Offer To Move With 10% Pay Cut

Stripe saw "major uptake" of the unusual offer it made to staff during the pandemic: Leave high-cost cities like New York and San Francisco and take a $20,000 bonus to boot. The catch? Workers had to consent to a 10% cut to their base compensation. F.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Drone footage reveals social secrets of killer whales

Killer whales have complex social structures including close "friendships", according to a new study that used drones to film the animals......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

BMW finds its mojo again with the $55,400 i4 electric sedan

The car looks good, the specs look good, and the price looks good. This is the battery electric 2022 BMW i4 eDrive40, which goes into production in early 2022. [credit:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021