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10.12.2019
Intel expert divulges security trends
Tech Republic

Intel's Amit Elazari Bar On discussed IoT security, ethical hackers, bug bounties, and more.
10.12.2019
Cosmose AI raises $12 million to track brick-and-mortar purchasing habits
VentureBeat

Cosmose AI, a startup based in Shanghai that uses data from over 400,000 smartphone apps to track offline shopping behavior, has raised $12 million.
10.12.2019
How To Keep Track Of Compliance
Noobpreneur

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09.12.2019
AWS SageMaker’s new machine learning IDE isn’t ready to win over data scientists
VentureBeat

Studio makes some useful improvements to Amazon's SageMaker machine-learning environment, but it has some fundamental competitive weaknesses.
09.12.2019
HBO's Silicon Valley gear for auction: Pied Piper badges, Gilfoyle's Satan iPhone case - CNET
CNET General

And how'd you like Richard's frantically handwritten notes on his middle-out compression algorithm?
09.12.2019
25 apps that defined the decade: 2010-2019 - CNET
CNET General

From games to social media to dating: These 25 apps had the most impact on our lives in the last 10 years.
08.12.2019
How game companies can protect their online operations and players from cyberattacks
VentureBeat

Games are still tempting targets for hackers. GamesBeat assembled a panel of experts to talk about how to protect game companies and players.
08.12.2019
4 lessons for IT pros from a tech-savvy teacher
Tech Republic

People need to be effective educators in order to be effective technology leaders.
08.12.2019
Best direct-to-consumer cookware of 2019: Made In, Brandless and more - CNET
CNET General

By cutting out the middleman these online-only brands offer high-quality products at lower prices.
05.12.2019
Unwrapping the secrets of seasonal content
VentureBeat

While it may seem effortful for developers to update their games for the holiday season, it remains a critical time for them to drive their game to the top
05.12.2019
FCC to create $9 billion 5G subsidy program for rural America - CNET
CNET General

The agency will focus on next generation 5G, as it replaces the $4.5 billion Mobility Fund II created to subsidize 4G LTE deployments.
05.12.2019
How much is .org domain business worth? $1.13 billion - CNET
CNET General

The Internet Society wants to fund an endowment with the money, and Ethos Capital promises not to jack up .org prices.
04.12.2019
OpenAI’s Procgen Benchmark prevents AI model overfitting
VentureBeat

OpenAI's Procgen Benchmark aims to provide a direct measure of how well an AI model generalizes to previously unseen environments.
04.12.2019
US proposes tariffs on French products following France's digital tax - CNET
CNET General

Trump administration says the tax rules discriminate against US companies.
04.12.2019
Google co-founders step away, making Sundar Pichai Alphabet's CEO - CNET
CNET General

Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who founded the search giant in a Silicon Valley garage, are handing over the reins.
02.12.2019
Microsoft Invoicing is being retired--export the customer data before it is gone forever
Tech Republic

Microsoft has decided to retire the Invoicing app in Office 365 in 2020. If you act quickly, you can preserve your customer data and import it to your replacement application.
02.12.2019
These are the 25 most important apps of the decade, from Tinder to Venmo - CNET
CNET General

From games to social media to dating: These 25 apps had the most impact on our lives in the last 10 years.
02.12.2019
YouTube CEO defends site's recommendation system amid scrutiny - CNET
CNET General

"I know that I can make it better," Susan Wojcicki says of YouTube's open platform, during an interview on 60 Minutes.
01.12.2019
Cyber Monday 2019: Our guide to all the deals at Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart and more - CNET
CNET General

Black Friday is in the rear-view; Cyber Monday sales are coming. Here's every single sale you need to know about.
01.12.2019
Microsoft Invoicing is being retired--export the customer data before it is gone forever
Tech Republic

Microsoft has decided to retire the Invoicing app in Office 365 in 2020. If you act quickly, you can preserve your customer data and import it to your replacement application.
28.11.2019
TikTok apologizes for removing viral video criticizing Chinese treatment of Uighur Muslim community - CNET
CNET General

The video was removed due to human error, TikTok says.
28.11.2019
Instagram, Angry Birds and more: These were the apps that defined the decade - CNET
CNET General

From games to social media to dating: These 25 apps had the most impact on our lives in the last 10 years.
28.11.2019
Web inventor worries profit priorities could taint .org domain - CNET
CNET General

Tim Berners-Lee says selling .org operations to Ethos Capital could be a "travesty." Ethos says jacking up prices isn't its plan.
27.11.2019
Alexa controls for kitchen appliances, shades, and garage door openers are generally available
VentureBeat

Third-party voice app developers can now enable Alexa customers to control garage door openers, kitchen appliances, and more.
27.11.2019
Ford may be developing a new Lincoln electric SUV with Rivian - Roadshow
CNET General

The new SUV would ride on a new electric skateboard-style chassis developed by Rivian.
27.11.2019
US proposes new rules for national security risks in foreign IT equipment - CNET
CNET General

The Commerce Department would use advice from Homeland Security and the Director of National Intelligence in making decisions to prohibit some telecommunications equipment.
26.11.2019
Ford responds after Tesla Cybertruck pulls F-150 in tug-of-war video - Roadshow
CNET General

If Tesla wants a challenge, Ford wants it done right.
26.11.2019
State police are testing out the use of Spot robot dogs - CNET
CNET General

It brings a whole new meaning to K-9 units.
26.11.2019
How to add ISO images to VirtualBox 6
Tech Republic

With one simple trick, you can make your VirtualBox VM creation much more efficient.
25.11.2019
I’m a great director of marketing. Why am I not a VP?
VentureBeat

Looking around, I saw others with less experience in their functions with VP titles, and I wondered: Why am I not one?
25.11.2019
Tesla Cybertruck electrifies the truck segment - Roadshow
CNET General

Tesla's next entry isn't a car at all, it's a pickup truck, and it's unlike any trucks we've seen before.
25.11.2019
AI is making progress, but it's unlikely to succeed anytime soon in one key area
Tech Republic

Commentary: As good as artificial intelligence can be in key areas like perception, it's terrible at predicting social outcomes, says a Princeton professor.
21.11.2019
Interstellar Lab biomes tap Mars research to help us survive climate change
VentureBeat

Interstellar Lab will build biodomes to research how humans could live on Mars while applying those lessons to creating sustainable communities on Earth.
21.11.2019
Deep tech investment surges across Europe as AI ecosystem expands
VentureBeat

Europe is making big strides in positioning itself as a hub for scientifically based startups as deep tech investment continues to rise.
21.11.2019
Google Stadia is live, but Microsoft's xCloud already feels like the future of cloud gaming - CNET
CNET General

Commentary: The battle for cloud gaming supremacy is off to a troubled start, but one service seems to have a better handle on how to make it work.
20.11.2019
Exposed database left terabyte of travelers' data open to the public - CNET
CNET General

Exclusive: The database has information on hundreds of thousands of travelers, including credit card numbers, names and addresses.
20.11.2019
How Marketing Professionals Are Generating Greater Actionable Insights
Noobpreneur

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20.11.2019
Accenture: Only 16% of companies have figured out how to make AI work at scale
Tech Republic

Mastering data management and assembling a diverse team are two keys to success.
19.11.2019
Unlocking the potential of the citizen data scientist
VentureBeat

Imagine if you gave the power of drag and drop machine learning and automation to every employee, unlocking a powerful new competitive advantage.
19.11.2019
Home insurance startup Luko raises $22 million for AI that reduces domestic accidents
VentureBeat

Accel has led a $22 million investment in French startup Luko, which uses sensors, data, and machine learning to help avoid household accidents.
19.11.2019
Uber's co-founders sell millions of their stock in the company - CNET
CNET General

Travis Kalanick and Garrett Camp have become big sellers over the last two weeks.
18.11.2019
Exponential tech advances will change the world faster than we think
VentureBeat

The timing from what once seemed impossible to possible and functional can become extremely short – sometimes measured in just days or weeks.
18.11.2019
Wayve raises $20 million to give autonomous cars better AI brains
VentureBeat

Wayve, a U.K. startup that's developing AI that teaches cars to drive using reinforced learning, has raised $20 million in a series A round of funding.
18.11.2019
Bill Gates beats Jeff Bezos as world's richest man (again) - CNET
CNET General

He's now worth $110 billion.
17.11.2019
25 apps that defined the decade: 2010-2019 - CNET
CNET General

Games, social media, dating apps and more: Here is a list of 25 apps that had the most impact on our lives in the last 10 years.
17.11.2019
Microsoft hires ex-US Attorney General Eric Holder in facial recognition inquiry - CNET
CNET General

Holder will investigate a company Microsoft invested in, to see if it violated the tech giant's ethics around surveillance.
17.11.2019
Microsoft hires ex-US Attorney General Eric Holder in facial recognition inquiry - CNET
CNET General

Holder will investigate a company Microsoft invested in, to see if it violated the tech giant's ethics around surveillance.
14.11.2019
Google Pay will offer checking accounts in 2020
VentureBeat

Google will offer personal checking accounts next year through its Google Pay app in partnership with Citigroup and a Stanford University credit union.
14.11.2019
Los Angeles' order of 130 electric buses is the largest in US history - Roadshow
CNET General

The move toward EVs in its bus fleet is part of a plan to make the whole fleet electric by 2030.
14.11.2019
GM patented a machine-learning-powered auto stop/start system - Roadshow
CNET General

The system would use GPS, cameras and other sensor data to determine when it's OK to shut the engine off.
11.11.2019
CASB Can Save Your Business From Bankruptcy
Noobpreneur

Small businesses face a number of complicated challenges every day, which require a variety of solutions. They spend a lot of time trying to understand evolving customer needs, monitoring cash… Read more » The post CASB Can Save Your Business From Bankruptcy appeared first on Noobpreneur...
11.11.2019
Goldman faces probe after entrepreneur claims gender bias in Apple Card algorithm
VentureBeat

A probe into Goldman Sachs' credit card practices is underway after a tech entrepreneur alleged gender discrimination in the new Apple card algorithms.
11.11.2019
Voi raises $85 million to make escooter sharing profitable
VentureBeat

Swedish electric scooter startup Voi Technology has raised $55 million, its third round of funding in a year, as it pushes for profitability.
10.11.2019
Flavourworks raises $3.8 million to make interactive games with live-action video
VentureBeat

Flavourworks has raised $3.8 million in funding for its interactive movie games that fuse together film-like video with interactive gameplay. 
10.11.2019
Lenovo pilots VR as an alternative to general anesthesia for kids
VentureBeat

Children's first response to a doctor's needle or endoscope might be overwhelming panic, but VR headsets are proving a viable alternative to sedation.
08.11.2019
Researchers tout AI that can predict 25 video frames into the future
VentureBeat

In a preprint paper, researchers propose an AI model that can predict up to 25 video frames into the future given only two to five starting frames.
08.11.2019
11 items project managers should include in a Problem Identification and Tracking document
Tech Republic

A Problem Identification and Tracking document is an essential tool for every project. Learn what to include in the document to help your team manage and reduce project risks.
08.11.2019
This deepfake video makes Rick and Morty even more disturbing - CNET
CNET General

A fan uses deepfake software to transform scientist Rick into actor Willem Dafoe.
07.11.2019
How artificial intelligence is helping in the search for new medications
Tech Republic

Artificial intelligence is being used by companies to speed up the drug discovery process.
07.11.2019
How your startup can compete in the big tech hiring space (VB Live)
VentureBeat

Learn how your recruiting process, company culture, HR technology platforms and more can help you win the tech talent war.
07.11.2019
Why Microsoft is building Cortana for business interactions
Tech Republic

Andrew Shuman, corporate vice president for Cortana discusses how the smart assistant has pivoted since it was originally introduced five years ago.
05.11.2019
Google Play Points launches in the U.S.
VentureBeat

Google Play Points rewards users for purchasing content on Google Play, including apps and games. Since launching in Japan and Korea, it's expanding.
05.11.2019
Uber posts better-than-expected third-quarter earnings but stock still drops - CNET
CNET General

The ride-hailing company is coming through three rounds of layoffs, turf battles in London and New York City, and new gig-worker legislation in California.
05.11.2019
Is Googling your medical symptoms bad for your health? - CNET
CNET General

How to avoid the spiral and find accurate health info that actually answers your questions.
03.11.2019
The best 3D printers in 2019 for beginners and budget creators - CNET
CNET General

From Flashforge to Monoprice, these printers will get you started making all kinds of stuff.
03.11.2019
Facebook reportedly wanted to buy Fitbit but Google paid double - CNET
CNET General

Google and Fitbit reached a multibillion dollar deal Friday.
03.11.2019
It’s time to do away with the UX discipline 
VentureBeat

The business world has accepted the idea that innovation can come from anywhere; it now needs to understand that user experience must come from everywhere.
30.10.2019
Google workers sidestepping controversial Chrome tool sparks security worries - CNET
CNET General

"I'm deeply concerned," a Google security engineer says.
30.10.2019
According to FlightHub: AI + humans = Perfect customer service
VentureBeat

AI interprets code much more efficiently than humans ever will. On the other hand, only people can sincerely show the full range of human emotions.
30.10.2019
3 keys to an effective cost-benefit analysis of new projects
Tech Republic

Before jumping into a project, be sure to analyze all factors to ensure funding is distributed wisely.
29.10.2019
2020 predictions for technology, consumer packaged goods and retail
Tech Republic

Nielsen released predictions for the next decade at the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2019 and CPG and retail supply chains will need automation, blockchain and enhanced analytics to improve security.
29.10.2019
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max vs. Huawei P30 Pro: Who's cameras are king? - CNET
CNET General

Apple's new iPhone shoots more true-to-life photos, but China's Android beast takes more Instagram-ready shots.
29.10.2019
Mario Kart Tour races to 129m downloads in first month - CNET
CNET General

It couldn't blue shell its way past Pokemon Go, though.
28.10.2019
Tesla Solar Glass Roof Launched, Claimed to Be Easier to Install
CNET Science

Musk recently unveiled the third version of Tesla's solar roof product - called the Solar Glass Roof - and the company hopes to install the first one in large numbers.
28.10.2019
T-Mobile adds new discounted Magenta plan for first responders and their families - CNET
CNET General

T-Mobile is following up on its military plan with a new discount for first responders, joining rivals AT&T and Verizon.
28.10.2019
Prophesee raises $28 million for machine vision sensors that mimic the human eye
VentureBeat

Prophesee announced it has closed a $28 million round of venture capital as the company seeks to accelerate the rollout of its machine vision sensors.
27.10.2019
Cybersecurity Awareness Month: How individuals and businesses can stay vigilant
Tech Republic

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the Identity Theft Resource Center is providing tips to keep consumers and companies safe.
27.10.2019
MWC19 Los Angeles: How to properly scale your IoT solutions
Tech Republic

IoT solutions are powerful independently, but the real value comes from scaling the tech appropriately for an organization.
27.10.2019
3 things employers get wrong in the battle for IT talent
Tech Republic

Gartner estimates that companies take a $12 million productivity hit every year due to hiring challenges.
24.10.2019
Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo: Global IT spending to rebound and grow 3.7% in 2020
Tech Republic

Enterprise software spending will be the driver of IT spending growth next year, turning around a slow year in 2019, according to Gartner analysts.
24.10.2019
U.S. Congress grills Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s Libra, privacy, elections, and more
VentureBeat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg conceded on Wednesday that the company's planned digital currency Libra was a "risky project."
24.10.2019
Amazon announces three more renewable energy projects - CNET
CNET General

The solar and wind farms are Amazon's first new deals since revealing the Climate Pledge.
23.10.2019
Sprint's IoT universe expands with new partnerships in Arizona
Tech Republic

Curiosity IoT now includes NB-IoT, university curriculum and Remote Worker smart glasses system
23.10.2019
'Stalking apps' under fire from FTC - CNET
CNET General

Stalkerware like MobileSpy, PhoneSheriff and TeenShield were tracking physical and online movements without people's knowledge, the FTC says.
23.10.2019
Social media companies could be required to make user data moveable to other platforms - CNET
CNET General

Senators introduced draft laws Tuesday.
22.10.2019
Corning and Intel work on making 5G better inside buildings
Tech Republic

Corning's fiber optic bona fides for the wireline backhaul combined with Intel's vRAN technology could deliver a stack that improves 5G in large commercial structures.
22.10.2019
Nvidia partners with Red Hat, Microsoft, and Ericsson to grow edge and 5G offerings
VentureBeat

Nvidia is working with Red Hat, Microsoft, and Ericsson to grow 5G networks and IoT adoption and quickly move data from the edge to the cloud.
22.10.2019
Meet ParKam, an app that tracks and guides you to open parking spots - Roadshow
CNET General

It's like Waze but for parking lots.
10.10.2019
The desktop is dead, and Intel's NUC killed it: AMD to build a SFF PC kit
Tech Republic

Optical media and traditional hard drives are giving way to streaming video and SSDs for end users. As a result, the ATX form factor is falling by the wayside.
10.10.2019
Artificial intelligence: Why one expert says it's a waste of money
Tech Republic

TechRepublic's Karen Roby talks with an AI expert who believes we need to rethink our approach and focus more on cost benefit tradeoffs and resourcing.
10.10.2019
70% of businesses report Pass the Hash attacks directly impact operational costs
Tech Republic

Ignorance surrounding Pass the Hash attacks puts the majority of businesses at risk of compromised credentials.
07.10.2019
How To Mark Your Territory With Properly Designed Signage
Noobpreneur

All businesses need visibility in order to be successful. Every company, from small to large, needs to get its message across to the public through advertising. Without letting people know… Read more » The post How To Mark Your Territory With Properly Designed Signage appeared first on N...
07.10.2019
Why You Should Never Be The Smartest Person In The Room
Noobpreneur

It may seem obvious that a leader should want to be the smartest person in the room. Intelligent leadership is valuable, and companies benefit from the skills of high-level employees.… Read more » The post Why You Should Never Be The Smartest Person In The Room appeared first on Noobpren...
07.10.2019
How Digital Marketing Has Changed Over The Past 10 Years
Noobpreneur

Digital marketing has made huge strides over the past decade. Big data has made an outsized impact on digital marketing, enabling companies to sort through the incredible amount of information… Read more » The post How Digital Marketing Has Changed Over The Past 10 Years appeared first o...
06.10.2019
Why we moved our Silicon Valley startup to Canada
VentureBeat

Relocating to Vancouver took us from near zero revenue and a handful of staff to a projected run rate of $55 million with 400-plus employees.
06.10.2019
End big tech’s unfair advantage
VentureBeat

It's time to address the stark difference between legacy newspapers, radio, and television and today’s dominating digital technology companies.
06.10.2019
8 Tips For Effectively Starting A New Business
Noobpreneur

Many people would like to have the freedom to be their own boss, but starting a small business is an intimidating task. There are many moving parts that go into… Read more » The post 8 Tips For Effectively Starting A New Business appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
01.10.2019
YouTube TV comes to Amazon Fire TV - CNET
CNET General

Amazon Fire TV users can now stream YouTube TV from their devices, as Amazon and Google bring years of bitter competition to its end.
01.10.2019
IBM’s AI generates high-quality voices from 5 minutes of talking
VentureBeat

In a paper, researchers at IBM detail a modular text-to-speech system that generates high-quality voices from as little as five minutes of speech.
01.10.2019
Waymo and AAA team up to educate kids on self-driving cars - Roadshow
CNET General

Waymo thinks the young'uns have a unique perspective on self-driving cars.
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