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Published: Fri, 30 May 2014 12:37:43 +0000
Google’s Project Tango Tablet and 3D Mapping - Next month Google will release a pilot lot of tablets (4000 devices) that can capture 3-D images. The tablets will be equipped with 7-inch displays, two back cameras, infrared depth sensors and special software that can develop three-dimensional images of objects. This Google tablet is being developed within the framework of Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects group ‘Project Tango’. By Continue Reading... [read more]

Published: Thu, 29 May 2014 12:36:11 +0000
HP Introduces $100 Android Tablet - Hewlett-Packard introduces its $100 HP 7 Plus tablet, which is equipped with a 7-inch display and runs Android 2.2 Jelly Bean operating system. The new device has a quad-core Cortex-A7 1Ghz processor. The HP Tablet offers 8GB of RAM and a microSD slot with the help of which users have an opportunity to get 32GB of additional storage. The device Continue Reading... [read more]

Published: Wed, 28 May 2014 12:33:27 +0000
Hackers Crack eBay - Hackers has cracked the database of eBay, one of the biggest online marketplaces. Customers’ names, encrypted passwords and other personal information could fall into violator’ hands. In the near future eBay will ask its users to change their account passwords. The notifications will be published at the official site of eBay and distributed by email. The database which has been Continue Reading... [read more]

Published: Tue, 27 May 2014 12:32:05 +0000
Google: Discount Wi-Fi Networks for Small And Medium Sized Businesses - Google, the world’s No. 1 Internet search company, is planning to offer Wi-Fi hardware and software at cut rates to small and medium-sized businesses in return for the opportunity to glean information about users. Within the framework of the project, Google is going to provide millions of little businesses (for example, restaurants,shopping centers, gyms and private doctors’ offices) with Wi-Fi Continue Reading... [read more]

Published: Mon, 26 May 2014 12:29:01 +0000
LG to Announce the New Flagship Smartphone LG G3 - South Korean mobile giant LG is planning to announce its new flagship smartphone LG G3. The device will be officially announced on the 27th of May. However, the new LG G3 has already appeared on the official website of the company. The smartphone is rumored to be equipped with quite impressive tech specifications. The new LG G3 will have a Continue Reading... [read more]


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Gizmodo

Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 18:13:00 GMT
A 'Superbug' Fungus Is Spreading Across the US - Over the past nine months, the number of US cases of an emerging, multi-drug resistant fungus has ballooned from 7 to more than 122. What’s more, the fungus, Candida auris, seems to be spreading, according to a field report the Centers for Disease Control released Thursday.Read more...... [read more]

Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 18:09:00 GMT
All the Dangerous Things You Shouldn't Be Doing With Your Fidget Spinners - Like lawn darts, nano-magnets, and slap bracelets, fidget spinners are only one stupid stunt away from becoming yet another forgotten fad. And as usual, instead of enjoying them responsibly, the internet is hard at work trying to find ways to make spinners as dangerous as playing with firecrackers. This is why we…Read more...... [read more]

Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 16:50:02 GMT
Automate An Outlet With TP-Link's Alexa-Compatible Smart Plug, Now Just $21 - Like the idea of a Belkin WeMo Switch, but not willing to spend $40-$50 to try one out? This TP-Link alternative has a nearly identical feature set for half the price.Read more...... [read more]

Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 17:45:00 GMT
This Cyclops Goat Is Good - Eight days ago, a one-eyed goat was born in the Indian village of Assam. Since then, this brave little fluff has become an international sensation for obvious reasons: clearly, it’s training to be in the X-Men.Read more...... [read more]

Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 17:13:00 GMT
This Is How Miserable IBM Voice Recognition Probably Was in the '80s - In the age of Siri, we take for granted how far speech recognition technology has come. But a quick glance back at 1986, when IBM introduced its voice recognition software, shows that we’ve travelled light years since the earliest version of this game-changing software. And it’s even more fun in satire form.Read more...... [read more]


Silicone Valley - Social Media News

Published: Tue, 6 Sep 2016 16:08:05 PDT
Twitter to mull its future as takeover rumors swirl again - Twitter's board of directors is reportedly scheduled to meet Thursday and will be discussing Twitter's fate as a stand-alone company and the possibility of more layoffs.... [read more]

Published: Tue, 6 Sep 2016 05:20:49 PDT
Silicon Valley architecture: Apple, Google, Facebook lead the way - In a place known for out-of-the-box thinking and risk taking, some tech firms are no longer playing it safe when it comes to their work spaces.... [read more]

Published: Fri, 2 Sep 2016 17:52:32 PDT
Lost? Scared? Mobile tools like Life360, SafeTrek alert family of your location, status - Through mobile apps, wearables and social media sites, a growing number of people are quickly alerting family and friends when they need help, are in danger or that they're safe.... [read more]

Published: Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:13:08 PDT
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan meet with Pope Francis - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday and also held a town hall Q&A in Italy.... [read more]

Published: Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:06:15 PDT
Why Facebook, other Bay Area tech companies are haven for artists - Silicon Valley tech firms such as Facebook are putting their own twist on corporate art and it isn't just about the finished product but about the creative process.... [read more]


SEDO - Domain News

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:52:53 +0200
2015-07-01 New product: Sell your domains even faster - Save time and sell domains even faster with our new feature: Owner self-verificationFrom now on, you can add domains and instantly list them for sale in the marketplace. This allows you to sell your domains exactly when you want. Previously, you had to wait until we had compared the domain ownership data with your Sedo customer account details. Now, all you need to do is store a...... [read more]

Published: Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:24:52 +0200
2015-06-18 Change in applying for GreatDomains auction - Fee for domain applications for GreatDomains auctions There will be a change in the process for submitting domains to GreatDomains auctions, starting with the upcoming GreatDomains auction to be held in July. An application fee of $10 will be charged for each domain submitted. This fee will not be reimbursed, regardless of whether the domain is...... [read more]

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 17:23:38 +0200
2015-04-28 New: Auction off domains any time you want - We’d like to introduce to you our newest feature: Sedo’s Direct Auction  You can now auction off your domain names at Sedo any time you want. To start a Direct Auction, you no longer need to wait until your domain receives an offer. Just choose the starting time and your desired minimum bid - that\'s it. Your benefits With our new Direct Auction, you are in...... [read more]

Published: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 17:15:34 +0200
2015-04-28 New: Auction off domains any time you want - We’d like to introduce to you our newest feature: Sedo’s Direct AuctionWith our new Direct Auction, you are in control of when and for which reserve price you sell your domain. Additionally, your domain auction will be featured on our homepage and in matching search results, attracting new bids. You get   High flexibility: Start an auction any time you...... [read more]

Published: Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:55:55 +0200
2015-04-15 New Parking feature - Small, but effective change for domain sellersWhen you Park a domain that is for sale, it dramatically increases the likelihood of a sale.   To further support domain sellers in their pursuit of sales, we now display the domain\'s asking price directly on the Parked page.   This will help ensure potential buyers submit fair and...... [read more]


Microsoft Blog

Published: Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:17:00 +0000
Microsoft acquires InMage: Better business continuity with Azure - I’m pleased to announce that Microsoft has acquired InMage, an innovator in the emerging area of cloud-based business continuity. Our customers tell us that business continuity – the ability to backup, replicate and quickly recover data and applications in case of a system failure – is incredibly important. After all, revenue, supply chains, customer loyalty,...... [read more]

Published: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 06:09:00 +0000
Satya Nadella to employees: ‘Bold ambition and our core’ - In an email to employees Thursday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says Microsoft will “reinvent productivity to empower every person and every organization on the planet to do more and achieve more,” and to that end, will find ways to simplify and move faster and more efficiently. “We think about productivity for people, teams and the...... [read more]

Published: Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000
Microsoft delivers updates, innovations and expansions to meet cloud demand - The following post is from Phil Sorgen, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Channel, Microsoft. Building on some of the incredible innovation already delivered by our engineering groups this year, I’m thrilled to announce some of the new technologies and services that we will highlight at the 2014 Worldwide Partner Conference and over the next few months,...... [read more]

Published: Fri, 04 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0000
Weekend Reading: July 4th Edition—ISTE conference shows off Office Mix, OneNote and partner apps - In this edition of Weekend Reading, we’ve got stories on The International Society for Technology in Education conference, the latest schools to use Surface and profiles on Office exec Julia White and Tyler Schrenk, who overcame a life-changing injury with help from Surface Pro and Xbox. At the recent ISTE 2014 conference in Atlanta, Microsoft...... [read more]

Published: Wed, 02 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000
Microsoft joins key industry groups to deliver on promise of the Internet of Things - The following post is from Kevin Dallas, General Manager, IoT, Microsoft. The Internet of Things (IoT) represents an undeniable opportunity across a range of industries, a topic many of my colleagues have covered at length over the past few months. We believe that there is a critical set of work our industry must undertake in...... [read more]


PC World - Latest News

Published: Tue, 05 Sep 2017 06:15:00 -0700
The powerful PC hardware of PAX West 2017 - Everywhere you look, another PCImage by IDG / Hayden DingmanLike usual, I spent most of my time at PAX West 2017 admiring the PC’s presence. After the console focus of E3, PAX is always the perfect RGB-lit mouthwash to close out the year.Unfortunately 2017 was a bit less spectacular than last year—a show that featured a PC that fired paper airplanes, another with its very own blood bag, and a wall made entirely from keyboards. PAX West 2017 couldn’t possibly live up, and indeed it was a bi... [read more]

Published: Tue, 05 Sep 2017 04:30:00 -0700
Astell&Kern AK XB10 Bluetooth DAC and amp review: Wireless, hi-res audio for any headphones - You don't need new headphones to benefit from Qualcomm's aptX HD codec.... [read more]

Published: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 04:00:00 -0700
Echogear Outlet Shelf review: A brilliant, if not always practical, shelving idea - You’re plugging stuff in that outlet, so why not make use of the space around it?... [read more]

Published: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 04:00:00 -0700
Nonda USB-C HDMI review: Foldable adapter offers a well-made travel option - If you need to carry a USB-C adapter for HDMI output, Nonda’s foldable one is the best.... [read more]

Published: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 03:30:00 -0700
Best mouse pads for gaming or business - A great mouse mat is a must for gamers, reducing wear on wrists during hours of intensive play. Many modern ones use chemical coatings or specially engineered surfaces to improve sensor accuracy or reduce drag—a boon if you’re doing repetitive motion that requires high accuracy.(Don't mistake mouse mats for the smaller mouse pads, once an absolute necessity in the era of mechanical mice. Because optical and laser mice can work on so many different kinds of surfaces, the humble mouse pad has ... [read more]



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