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Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion at TC Sessions: Justice

Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion at TC Sessions: Justice.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchMar 1st, 2021

The best mysteries on Netflix right now

In the mood for a nail-biting mystery? Netflix has got you covered. Here's our roundup of the best mystery films available to stream on Netflix this month......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

Uber expects employees to spend at least three days a week at the office

As offices reopen, Uber says its employees can work from home if they choose — but only for two days a week......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News10 hr. 32 min. ago

Epic Games" photorealistic character creator Metahuman released in early access

Back in February, Epic Games unveiled a cloud-based Unreal Engine tool called "Metahuman Creator" that allows graphic designers to quickly create CG 3D human models for use in video games or movies. Words alone can barely do justice to the realism of.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

Uber hit with default ‘robo-firing’ ruling after another EU labor rights GDPR challenge

Labor activists challenging Uber over what they allege are ‘robo-firings’ of drivers in Europe have trumpeted winning a default judgement in the Netherlands — where the Court of Amsterdam ordered the ride-hailing giant to reinstate.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 0 min. ago

Facebook faces investigation over data breach

The Irish Data Protection Commission is to launch an investigation into whether it broke GDPR rules......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News14 hr. 0 min. ago

Why expensive workout gear is actually cheap

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. For this week’s deep dive Natasha and Alex wanted to dig into the Tonal EC-1, a huge document spread across a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 59 min. ago

Ireland opens GDPR investigation into Facebook leak

Ireland opens GDPR investigation into Facebook leak.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 59 min. ago

Instagram’s new test lets you choose if you want to hide ‘Likes,’ Facebook test to follow

Instagram today will begin a new test around hiding Like counts on users’ posts, following its experiments in this area which first began in 2019. This time, however, Instagram is not enabling or disabling the feature for more users. Instead, i.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 hr. 59 min. ago

Genetic admixture in the South Pacific: from Denisovans to the human immune response

Describing the genetic diversity of human populations is essential to improving our understanding of human diseases and their geographical distribution. However, the vast majority of genetic studies have been focused on populations of European ancest.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 0 min. ago

Oculus Quest 2 gets official wireless-VR mode, 120 Hz support via patch

Vague dates, stern warnings, and Facebook's aspiration to VR-ize your home office. Enlarge / More hidden features will soon be loosed onto Oculus Quest 2 owners. (credit: Sam Machkovech) Last year's Oculus Quest 2 VR headset remains one of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News17 hr. 32 min. ago

Connected Cannabis Co. raises $30 million to bring its designer weed strains to more states

Connected Cannabis Co. was founded in 2009 and has since grown to become a leading cultivator of designer cannabis strains. Today, the company announced $30 million in debt and equity financing. This comes after the company raised a $25 million Serie.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 32 min. ago

Plex raises $50M growth round to fuel ad-supported streaming, expansions

Streaming media software maker Plex announced today it has raised a $50 million growth equity round from existing investor Intercap ahead of its planned business expansion into rentals, purchases and subscription content. This is the first financing.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News18 hr. 32 min. ago

It’s Dave Bautista and pals vs. zombie horde in Army of the Dead

Zack Snyder returns to his Dawn of the Dead directorial roots. Dave Bautista stars in the zombie heist film Army of the Dead, directed by Zack Snyder. Fresh off the successful release of Zack Snyder's Justice League, we'll soon be gettin.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 14th, 2021

New Quest 2 software brings wireless PC streaming, updated ‘office’ mode

After a relatively quiet couple of months from Oculus on the software front, Facebook’s VR unit is sharing some details on new functionality coming to its Quest 2 standalone headset. The features, which include wireless Oculus Link support, .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 14th, 2021

Mercenaries take on heist in zombie-ridden Vegas in Army of the Dead trailer

Zack Snyder returns to his Dawn of the Dead directorial roots. Dave Bautista stars in the zombie heist film, Army of the Dead, directed by Zack Snyder. Fresh off the successful release of Zack Snyder's Justice League, we'll soon be gettin.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

There"s Another Facebook Phone Number Database Online

An online tool lets customers pay to unmask the phone numbers of Facebook users that liked a specific Page, and the underlying dataset appears to be separate from the 500 million account database that made headlines last week, signifying another data.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Risk startup LogicGate confirms data breach

Risk and compliance startup LogicGate has confirmed a data breach. But unless you’re a customer, you probably didn’t hear about it. An email sent by LogicGate to customers earlier this month said on February 23 an unauthorized third-party.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Facebook users can now petition oversight board to remove content

Nineteen-member board had previously only considered restoring removed posts. Enlarge (credit: NurPhoto/Getty Images) Facebook is allowing its oversight board to rule on moderation decisions relating to content that remains on its Facebook and.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Facebook tests video speed dating events with ‘Sparked’

Facebook confirmed it’s testing a video speed-dating app called Sparked, after the app’s website was spotted by The Verge. Unlike dating app giants such as Tinder, Sparked users don’t swipe on people they like or direct message othe.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Ville de Bitche: Facebook mistakenly removes French town"s page

The social network says it mistakenly took down the town's official page......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021