Sonia Fiorenza: Employees Want Better Company Communications

Sonia Fiorenza is passionate about employee engagement — for every employee from the frontline worker to the most senior executive. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireMay 4th, 2021

CAP-XX Supercaps Selected by Jack for First Windshield Breakage Detection IoT Device

CAP-XX’s supercaps enable Jack to be self-powered by solar light, storing solar energy and then delivering high burst power needed for the device’s advanced BLE data communications. The Jack device uses piezoelectric sensors to detect windshield.....»»

Category: cloudSource:  techienewsukRelated News20 min. ago

Machine-learning text adventure AI Dungeon is now being censored and users are furious

When Nick Walton created AI Dungeon 2 two years ago, he had no idea that it would take off as it did. Within days of launching the machine-learning text adventure website where anything is possible, he formed his company and ported the quasi-game to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News20 min. ago

Activision Blizzard to triple Call of Duty development after earnings exceed expectations

Thanks in part to the stay-at-home pandemic, gaming companies have been turning in higher than expected earnings for the first quarter of 2021. Activision Blizzard just reported net revenues of $2.28 billion for Q1 2021. The company had projected $2......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News20 min. ago

Dell brings "hardware as a service" to the mainstream

Sometimes all it takes to trigger a big move is to take the first step. With its latest Apex “as a Service” offerings unveiled at Dell Technologies’ TechWorld event, it looks like the company is doing just that. To make sense of it all, let’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News20 min. ago

Expressable launches with millions for scalable speech therapy

Speaking isn’t simple for at least 40 million Americans, so a new Austin-based startup is scaling a solution. Expressable is a digital speech therapy company that connects patients to speech language pathologists (SLP) via telehealth services and a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 min. ago

Desktop Metal adds wood printing to its portfolio

Desktop Metal today announced the launch of wood 3D printing tool, Forust. Founded in 2019, the company specializes in 3D printing for interior design. The company’s “non-destructive” printing methods have managed to largely fly under the radar.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 min. ago

Image: NASA"s Lucy high gain antenna up close

Lucy's epic journey to observe Jupiter's Trojan asteroids requires a reliable communications link back to Earth, and so the spacecraft is outfitted with a 6.5-ft. (2-meter)-wide high gain antenna for this task......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 min. ago

Kahoot acquires Clever, the US-based edtech portal, for up to $500M

Kahoot, the popular Oslo-based edtech company that has built a big business out of gamifiying education and creating a platform for users to build their own learning games, is making an acquisition to double down on K-12 education and its opportuniti.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 20 min. ago

Advantech to see 2Q21 shipments hit by component shortage

Industrial PC maker Advantech expects its second-quarter 2021 sales to be affected by the ongoing shortages of upstream components, with 5-10% of the orders set to see delays in delivery, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 48 min. ago

Chicony Power has order visibility till 3Q21

Power supply maker Chicony Power Technology has obtained orders with shipments scheduled until third-quarter 2021, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 48 min. ago

Boycott threatened over Shell"s sponsorship of Science Museum carbon capture exhibition

Climate activists say they'll call for people to boycott a new exhibition at London's Science Museum if the oil company Shell isn't dropped as a major sponsor......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated News10 hr. 20 min. ago

Watch SpaceX land its next-gen Starship rocket for first time

SpaceX has successfully landed a prototype of its next-gen Starship rocket, marking a major breakthrough for the company......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 20 min. ago

Witcher Game Developer Quits Company Over Bullying Claims

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: The director of Witcher 3, the most successful video game by Polish publisher CD Projekt SA, resigned after he was accused of bullying colleagues, sending its shares to their steepest decline since.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 48 min. ago

College Student Sues Proctorio After Source Code Copyright Claim

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has filed a lawsuit against the remote testing company Proctorio on behalf of Miami University student Erik Johnson. The Verge reports: The lawsuit is intended to "quash a campaign of harassment designed to un.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 20 min. ago

Supercell likes Metacore’s games so much it just gave it another $180M credit line

Metacore, a Finnish mobile games company, seems to have an amazing “relationship” with Supercell, another (quite successful) Finnish mobile games company. Back in September 2020, Metacore raised $17.7 million in equity from Supercell and.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 20 min. ago

GM CEO Mary Barra wants to sell personal autonomous vehicles using Cruise’s self-driving tech by 2030

GM CEO Mary Barra sees the automaker selling personal autonomous vehicles by the end of the decade by leveraging technology from its self-driving subsidiary Cruise, according to comments made during the company’s Wednesday earnings call. Barra.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 20 min. ago

Facebook’s Oversight Board throws the company a Trump-shaped curveball

Facebook’s controversial policy-setting supergroup issued its verdict on Trump’s fate Wednesday, and it wasn’t quite what most of us were expecting. We’ll dig into the decision to tease out what it really means, not just for Trump, bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 20 min. ago

Data leak makes Peloton’s Horrible, No-Good, Really Bad Day even worse

Faulty API let anyone grab users’ private data, including weight and gender. Enlarge (credit: Peloton) Peloton is having a rough day. First, the company recalled two treadmill models following the death of a 6-year-old child who was pulled u.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 48 min. ago

Blue Origin will fly first crew to space in July

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin will send its first crew to space on July 20 and is offering one of the seats to the winner of an online auction, the company said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News15 hr. 20 min. ago

Apple Discussed "Punitive Measures" Against Netflix for Dropping In-App Purchases

As the Epic Games v. Apple trial progresses into its third day, Apple's internal documents and communications with various companies are continuing to surface, giving us some insight into the dealings that Apple has had around the App Store. From a r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 48 min. ago