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Google Maps Will Help You Avoid Crowded Mass Transit in Way More Cities

Google is expanding the number of cities where Maps offers information about public transport crowding. The number of cities covered is increasing from around 200 today, to "over 10,000 transit agencies in 100 countries," the company says. As well as.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJul 21st, 2021

Google is ending sign-in support for Android Gingerbread and older devices next month

They've probably become paperweights or long-shelved and forgotten about in a drawer for many users, but those still holding onto their Android Gingerbread phones and tablets need to know that Google won't let them sign-in to its apps and services fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Sunny-Day Flooding Is About to Become More Than a Nuisance

Sea level rise will soon combine with a host of other environmental factors to produce dozens of floods each fall in US coastal cities......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

As Asian cities sink, managed retreat must be tabled

Even as Asia's megacities continue to submerge, officials of one small Philippine city are planning a major US$460 million reclamation project that will damage or sink their beautiful seaside city into the dark blue southern sea......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Galaxy Watch 4 images leak, revealing the fruits of Samsung-Google collaboration

New live images of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic has leaked, just a week out from launch, offering us our first glimpse of Samsung's OneUI watch interface......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

YMTC starts shipping 128-layer 3D NAND flash for China homegrown SSD

Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) has kicked off mass production of 128-layer 3D NAND flash memory for a home-grown SSD series, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News11 hr. 9 min. ago

Zoom Agrees to $85M Settlement in Possible Class Action Over Data-Sharing, Zoombombing

Zoom has agreed to pay $85 million — and to bolster its security practices — to settle a lawsuit that had claimed Zoom violated users' privacy rights by sharing their personal data with Facebook, Google and LinkedIn, and by failing to sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 9 min. ago

The best Android games available (August 2021)

The Google Play Store is loaded with some terrific titles -- and some terrible ones. We've vetted all the options to bring you the best Android games around......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Big tech companies are at war with employees over remote work

CEOs want workers back at their desks. Employees and the virus have other plans. Enlarge / Apple offices in northern California. (credit: Apple) All across the United States, the leaders at large tech companies like Apple, Google, and Facebook.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap Google Pixel 4 deals for August 2021

In the wake of the Pixel 5 launch, now's perfect time to find Google Pixel 4 deals. We've got 'em right here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Is Remote Work Forcing Smaller Cities to Compete With Big Tech Salaries?

Remote working seems like a boon to smaller cities, Reuters reports: About 30 per cent of remote workers plan on moving, according to two recent surveys: an April poll of 1,000 tech workers by nonprofit One America Works and a June survey of 1,006 na.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap Google Home and Google Nest deals for August 2021

It's hard to beat the convenience of asking Google questions without using your smartphone or computer......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap Google Nest Camera deals for August 2021

We monitor Google Nest Camera deals closely and update this post on a regular basis, so check back often......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

This Week in Apps: Instagram restricts teens’ accounts, Elon Musk criticizes App Store fees, Google Play’s new policies

This Week in Apps: Instagram restricts teens’ accounts, Elon Musk criticizes App Store fees, Google Play’s new policies.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Google Play Gets Mandatory App Privacy Labels In April 2022

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: In iOS 14, Apple added a "privacy" section to the app store, requiring app developers to list the data they collect and how they use it. Google -- which was one of the biggest targets of Apple's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Palit tells customers to avoid second hand graphics card used for mining

With Ethereum hovering around $2,300 per token and difficulty back to more than 7.0P, crypto-currency mining isn't as profitable as it was earlier this year. Mineable crypto alternatives are not much better than Ethereum, leading miners to sell some.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Pittsburgh Google contractors ratify deal with HCL

Pittsburgh Google contractors ratify deal with HCL.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

All maps and battle arenas in Pokémon Unite: Overviews, wild Pokémon, and more

Pokémon Unite offers several different maps, ranging from small stadiums to massive islands. Here's what you need to know about all Pokémon Unite maps......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

As China Boomed, It Didn"t Take Climate Change Into Account. Now It Must.

China's breathtaking economic growth created cities ill-equipped to face extreme weather. Last week's dramatic floods showed that much will have to change. From a report: China's breakneck growth over the last four decades erected soaring cities wher.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

A Time Crystal Finally Made Real

In a preprint posted online Thursday night, researchers at Google in collaboration with physicists at Stanford, Princeton and other universities say that they have used Google's quantum computer to demonstrate a genuine "time crystal" for the first t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

This 900-person delta cluster in Mass. has CDC freaked out—74% are vaccinated [Updated]

CDC estimates 35K symptomatic infections in US per week among 162 million vaccinated. Enlarge / Foot traffic along Commercial Street in Provincetown, Mass., on July 20, 2021. Provincetown officials have issued a new mask-wearing advisory for in.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021