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11:57 pm GMT
Android Headlines Get Hyped For The 2019-20 NBA Season With 'NBA Now'
The 2019-20 NBA season is in full swing as it begins today, and if not already hyped then perhaps NBA NOW, Gamevil's new mobile game, can help. You can pick your favorite teams, go head to head agains...
11:56 pm GMT
Mashable Chrome update gives you permission to open way too many tabs
Google knows your dirty little secret. No, not that one.Rather, the makers of Chrome are hip to the fact that you keep way, way too many tabs open. That would almost certainly explain the latest versi...
11:49 pm PDT
BoingBoing Chinese Sci-Fi/Writing advice/DIY aromatic shower in the new Recomendo
Recomendo is weekly newsletter that gives you 6 brief personal recommendations of cool stuff. I write it with Kevin Kelly and Claudia Dawson (my colleagues at Cool Tools Lab). You can subscribe to it ...
11:37 pm -04
Engadget SpaceX hopes to offer satellite internet to customers by mid-2020
SpaceX has Starlink internet satellites in orbit, but when is it going to offer honest-to-goodness service? You may have to wait a little while. Company President Gwynne Shotwell told a media roundt...
11:33 pm GMT
Techcrunch Somehow, Dark Fate got me excited about the Terminator again
The release of a new Terminator sequel has become a familiar ritual: The latest filmmakers acknowledge the greatness of the first two movies, then mumble awkwardly about the other sequels which are i...
11:30 pm
Slashdot Japanese Hotel Chain Sorry That Hackers May Have Watched Guests Through Bedside Robots
Japanese hotel chain HIS Group has apologized for ignoring warnings that its in-room robots were hackable to allow pervs to remotely view video footage from the devices. The Register reports: The Henn...
11:28 pm GMT
Android Headlines Hulu Downloads Now Rolling Out On Android
Hulu is now rolling out downloads on Android. Hulu subscribers using an Android device can now download videos to watch without an internet connection. Downloads requires Android device users to be ru...
11:28 pm GMT
Techcrunch Drift CEO shares insights from 20 years of startup experience
Why do serial entrepreneurs keep jumping back in? What things might you learn the third, fourth, or fifth time around? To find out, Extra Crunch Managing Editor Eric Eldon spoke to Drift CEO and found...
11:07 pm GMT
Android Headlines Amazon Prime Members Get Free King Of Fighters Allstar Loot
Netmarble partnered with SNK to launch The King of Fighters Allstar, and now Amazon Prime members can take advantage of that. A new partnership with Amazon allows members of its Prime service to grab ...
11:03 pm -04
Engadget 'NBA Now' game offers a quick basketball fix on your phone
If you're a big enough basketball game fan that you can't wait to get home before shooting hoops, there might be a solution in sight. Gamevil has released NBA Now, a game for Android and iO...
11:02 pm
The Verge House overwhelmingly approves contentious new copyright bill
Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images On Tuesday, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to approve a measure that would shake up the Copyright Office if it were made into law, crea...
11:02 pm
The Verge Googles Pixel 4 was $100 off at Amazon for a short time
Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Google’s Pixel 4 doesn’t come out until Thursday, but earlier today, it was discounted by $100 on Amazon. If you’d read this Verge post earlier to...
11:01 pm GMT
Techcrunch LabGenius raises $10M to use AI for protein drug discovery
LabGenius, a London-based startup applying AI and “robotic automation” to protein drug discovery, has raised $10 million in Series A funding. The round is led by Lux Capital and Obvious Ve...
11:00 pm
The Verge Theres now an app that lets you pick stocks based on your astrological sign
Astrology is real, and it’s strong and it’s our friend. As in Morrowind, the stars you were born under govern every aspect of your life. And now you can apply those celestial insights ...
11:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing Real estate investing isn't just for the 1% anymore
With the gains real estate has made over stocks in the past 25 years, it's easy to see why the rich constantly use it to expand their wealth. What's slightly less obvious is why only the rich seem to ...
10:56 pm GMT
Mashable Snapchat is still growing where it matters most
What a difference a year makes. This time last year, Snap had just reported its second straight quarter of negative user growth fueled by a buggy Android app and an unpopular redesign. This year ...
10:53 pm GMT
Techcrunch Electric vehicle charging software EV Connect raises $12 million
EV Connect, the Los Angeles-based company that sells software to manage electric vehicle charging, has raised $12 million in a Series B round led by investors Mitsui & Co. and Ecosystem Integrity ...
10:53 pm GMT
Android Headlines Google Chrome Android Update 78 Arrives Early With Dark Mode
Google has now dropped an update for the Android variant of its Chrome browser and version 78 is bringing dark mode. According to the company's announcement, the headlining feature works almost exactl...
10:50 pm GMT
Techcrunch How I Podcast: Lets Talk About Cats Mary Phillips-Sandy and Lizzie Jacobs
The beauty of podcasting is that anyone can do it. Its a rare medium thats nearly as easy to make as it is to consume. And as such, no two people do it exactly the same way. There are a wealth of hard...
10:50 pm
Slashdot Company Offers To Pay You $130,000 To Put Your Face On a Robot
A British engineering and manufacturing firm called Geomiq has put out a call for people interested in being the face of a new "state-of-the-art humanoid" it's developing with an unnamed company. The ...
10:28 pm -04
Engadget Google Home update leaves some speakers unusable
Smart speakers' frequent under-the-radar updates are usually convenient, but they're creating a lot of headaches for some Google device owners. Google has confirmed that it's fixing a ...
10:27 pm GMT
Techcrunch In latest $10B JEDI contract twist, Defense secretary recuses himself
The JEDI drama never stops. The $10 billion, decade-long cloud contract has produced a series of twists and turns since the project was announced in 2018. These include everything from court challenge...
10:26 pm GMT
Techcrunch Venture capital firm Redpoint hires a head of founder experience
"The founder is the center of the solar system, says Redpoint's new hire Travis Bryant. ...
10:10 pm
Slashdot Study Casts Doubt On Value of WHO's 'Gaming Disorder' Diagnoses
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Since the World Health Organization proposed new diagnoses for "hazardous gaming" and "gaming disorder" last year, there's been an ongoing scient...
10:00 pm GMT
Android Headlines Amazfit GTR Smartwatch Review A Perfect Balance Of Style, Function & Cost
Amazfit is not a newcomer to the smartwatch industry and that's very apparent with the GTR after a review of the device over the past few weeks. As a wearables brand, Amazfit may not have the mind sha...
09:39 pm GMT
Android Headlines Google Fi & Pixel 4 Dual SIM Dual Standby: Two For The Price Of One
The Pixel 4's unveiling has given Google Fi an advantage over its competition, which is the ability to switch carriers on two SIMs, thanks to the Pixel 4 Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS) capability. Both ...
09:39 pm -04
Engadget BYU researchers extend WiFi range by 200 feet with a software upgrade
As we fill our homes with connected devices, we'll need WiFi to reach around every corner. One solution is hardware like Amazon's Eero routers and Google's Nest WiFi, physical devices t...
09:35 pm
Slashdot US Senators Want Social Media Users To Be Able To Take Their Data With Them
Three U.S. lawmakers active in tech issues introduced a bill on Tuesday that would require social networks like Facebook to allow users to pack up their data and go elsewhere, they said in a statement...
09:31 pm
The Verge SpaceX aims to provide internet coverage with Starlink constellation as soon as mid-2020
SpaceX says it plans to begin offering broadband services to customers with its massive internet-from-space initiative, known as Starlink, as early as mid-2020, SpaceNews reports. The comp...
09:28 pm PDT
BoingBoing NoTechForICE: Calling on ACM to cancel Palantir's sponsorship of the first ACM Symposium on Computer Science and Law
Next week, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) will host its inaugural Symposium on Computer Science and Law, whose sponsors include Palantir, Peter Thiel's notorious surveillance-tech compa...
08:59 pm -04
Engadget Apple TV adaptation of 'Foundation' will star Jared Harris and Lee Pace
Apple isn't cutting corners with its TV+ version of Isaac Asimov's Foundation. The tech giant has cast its first two stars for the show, choosing Chernobyl's Jared Harris (above) to pl...
08:55 pm
The Verge Snap is slowly growing, but its banking on augmented reality to sustain it
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Snap’s future depends on how well it builds its augmented reality platform. The company announced in its quarterly earnings call today that it a...
08:55 pm
Slashdot Quantum Supremacy From Google? Not So Fast, Says IBM.
IBM is disputing the much-vaunted claim that Google has hit a new milestone. From a report: A month ago, news broke that Google had reportedly achieved "quantum supremacy": it had gotten a quantum com...
08:51 pm GMT
Techcrunch Former SAP CEO Bill McDermott taking over as ServiceNow CEO
When Bill McDermott announced he was stepping downas CEO at SAP a couple of weeks ago, it certainly felt like a curious move — but he landed on his feet pretty quickly. ServiceNow announced he w...
08:50 pm GMT
Android Headlines Stadia Founders Bundle Is Now Out Of Stock Everywhere
The Stadia Founders bundles are not completely out of stock. Not just in the US, but in every single country here the service is launching. The bundle comes with a few perks. It includes early gamerta...
08:49 pm PDT
BoingBoing Talking science fiction, technological self-determination, inequality and competition with physicist Sean Carroll
Sean Carroll is a physicist at JPL and the author of many popular, smart books about physics for a lay audience; his weekly Mindscape podcast is a treasure-trove of incredibly smart, fascinating discu...
08:42 pm GMT
Techcrunch SoftBank reportedly ends WeWork ownership debacle with a potential $1.7 billion windfall for Adam Neumann
After erasing more than $30 billion in projected shareholder value, Adam Neumann could walk away from the We Company with a windfall of as much as $1.7 billion, according to a report in The Wall Stree...
08:38 pm GMT
Techcrunch How tech companies measure legal
In a working environment obsessed with metrics dashboards, key performance indicators, and objectives and key results, the legal function presents an elusive target. Compared to sales, marketing and p...
08:34 pm -04
Engadget Snap continues to add new users
After struggling to grow its user base for awhile, Snap has recently managed to make some headway in that mission. Its last earnings report showed the company managed to grow its daily active user (DA...
08:23 pm
The Verge Googles Pixel 4 is already $100 off on Amazon
Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Google’s Pixel 4 doesn’t come out until Thursday, but it’s already discounted on Amazon, where you can buy a 64GB Pixel 4 in “clearly white” r...
08:22 pm GMT
Mashable FCC Chairman Ajit Pai gets very cozy with a major telecom lobbyist
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is ostensibly the chief regulator of the telecoms industry. But the way he was chatting with the president of a prominent lobbying group, you could be forgiven for not knowing th...
08:19 pm
The Verge Kylie Jenners viral rise and shine TikTok meme led to merchandise and a trademark application
In less than two weeks, Kylie Jenner’s innocuous office tour video on YouTube morphed into a massive TikTok meme, which she’s now turned into sold-out merchandise and a trademark appli...
08:17 pm
Slashdot More Than Half of the World's Banks Are Already in a Weak Position Before Any Downturn That May Be Coming
A majority of banks globally may not be economically viable because their returns on equity aren't keeping pace with costs, McKinsey said in its annual review of the industry released Monday. From a r...
08:10 pm GMT
Techcrunch Snapchat beats in Q3, adding 7M users & revenue up 50%
The Snap-back continues. Snapchat blew past earnings expectations for a big beat in Q3, as it added 7 million daily active users this quarter to hit 210 million, up 13% year-over-year. Snap also beat ...
08:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch The present and future of food tech investment opportunity
There is no bigger industry on our planet than food and agriculture. But despite a stalwart customer base, the food industry is facing unprecedented challenges in production, demands and regulation....
07:57 pm PDT
BoingBoing Disgraced ex-cop's bullshit libel case has nearly destroyed the newspaper that outed him for sexual predation of teen girls
In 2017, Carroll, Iowa police officer Jacob Smith resigned from the force after a disciplinary investigation regarding sexual encounters between Smith and teenaged girls.The Carroll Times Herald, publ...
07:44 pm GMT
Mashable Netflix may try to limit password sharing without making customers mad
Earlier this month, Netflix reported its third quarter results for 2019 and they make for positive reading. Revenue is up, income doubled, and millions more people subscribed to the service. However, ...
07:42 pm PDT
BoingBoing Download hi-rez scans of all 435 illustrations from John James Audubon's Birds of America
The Audubon Society's tribute to John James Audubon's Birds of America (originally published between 1827 and 1838) features all 435 of Audubon's vibrant, beautiful portraits of the birds he studied, ...
07:41 pm GMT
Mashable Mark Zuckerberg's defense of Libra: It's all about China
Mark Zuckerberg is once again raising the threat posed by China as he looks to defend his company to lawmakers. The Facebook CEO will appear before the House Financial Services Committee on Wedne...
07:41 pm GMT
Android Headlines The King Of Fighters Allstar Is A Beat-Em-Up With Action RPG Elements
The King of Fighters series is synonymous with fighting games. But now its entered the beat-em-up genre with the latest game in the franchise. The game is called The King of Fighters Allstar, and it i...
07:40 pm GMT
Mashable Portable hard drives to get on sale now, ahead of Black Friday
TL;DR: Grab a reliable portable external hard drive for up to 34% off at Amazon right now. That includes highly rated Seagate and WD hard drives, with some available for their lowest prices ever at Am...
07:40 pm
Slashdot 'Codes of Conduct: Speech Bans Are Poor Strategy'
Christine Peterson, a long-time futurist who co-founded the nanotech advocacy group the Foresight Institute in 1986 and coined the term "Open Source software" among other things writes: I am currently...
07:28 pm PDT
BoingBoing Social justice is a library issue; libraries are a social justice issue
Radical librarian (and warrant canary inventor) Jessamyn West (previously gave this year's Alice G Smith lecture at the University of South Florida's School of Information. It's called "Social Justice...
07:26 pm -04
Engadget Google wants to be your guide to Champions League soccer
The UEFA Champions League has already reached the group stages, but Google wants you to know it has your back for the rest of the season. Search for "Champions League" on Google and you now...
07:23 pm PDT
BoingBoing Listen to this killer unreleased recording of Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan
In 1969, Jonny Cash wrote "Wanted Man" for Bob Dylan. That same year, Cash recorded it himself for his live record At San Quentin. Now though, Dylan has released this killer original demo of the tune ...
07:11 pm GMT
Android Headlines Can I Download Hulu Videos On Android & Watch Offline?
Wondering if you can download videos from Hulu to watch offline on your Android device? Yes. Hulu now allows users to download video content for offline viewing. However, the ability to do so depends ...
07:10 pm -04
Engadget Amazon debuts ad-supported News video app for Fire TV
After launching IMDb Freedive earlier this year, Amazon is preparing to offer another ad-supported video streaming service. This time, the app is called News and it will allow you to watch news covera...
07:07 pm PDT
BoingBoing Buy a Circuit Playground Express and a second one will be donated to Black Girls CODE
Phil from Adafruit writes, "For a limited time, whenever you buy a Circuit Playground Express the regular price of $24.95 here, on this page, Adafruit will automatically donate one to Black Girls CODE...
07:03 pm PDT
BoingBoing Muslim woman who escaped from a Chinese concentration camp describes gang-rapes, torture, forced medical experiments
Sayragul Sauytbay is a Chinese Muslim of Kazakh descent who escaped en route to one of the notorious Xinjiang province concentration camps for Muslims in 2018, after she was sentenced to serve as a re...
07:03 pm
The Verge Apparently, I attended a Windows 7 party 10 years ago
Me at my friend Matt’s Windows 7 party. | Photo by Matthew Bellemare On this day in 2009 — 10 years ago — Microsoft released its new Windows 7 operating system to the public. Less ...
06:59 pm
The Verge Foxconns giant glass dome in Wisconsin is back, baby
Mount Pleasant Planning Commission Foxconn never does anything in Wisconsin without first announcing, canceling, and then announcing it again. So right on schedule, the company has refil...
06:56 pm GMT
Dev To Testing Cloudflare workers
I like Cloudflare workers. They allow you to execute arbitrary Javascript as close to your users as possible. For simple use cases your scripts probably don't need to be tested, but once they grow in ...
06:54 pm GMT
Android Headlines Huawei's Android Replacement HarmonyOS Is Years In The Making
Huawei may have announced HarmonyOS for its smart TVs and could consider releasing it for low-end smartphones, but its Android replacement is years in the making. "We have to find alternative solution...
06:51 pm
Slashdot Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Will Tell Congress That Embattled Libra Crypto Project Will 'Extend America's Financial Leadership'
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday, telling lawmakers that the Facebook-backed libra cryptocurrency "will extend America's financial l...
06:48 pm GMT
Dev To Own Your Content, Broaden Your Audience
I have always been a firm believer that content authors should maintain ownership of their content - of course, this includes developers who blog and/or write tutorials. Back in May of this year, I wr...
06:43 pm PDT
BoingBoing Bipartisan legislation would force Big Tech to allow interoperability with small competitors
The Augmenting Compatibility and Competition by Enabling Service Switching (ACCESS) Act was introduced by Senator Mark Warner [D-VA] and co-sponsored by Senator Josh Hawley [R-MO] and Senator Richard ...
06:42 pm PDT
BoingBoing How to cut open a pomegranate the smart way
So THIS is how you do it.I never knew!Step 1: Dont cut off your hand with that ridiculously sharp knife.It's probably also easier without the tree attached.How to effectively slice a pomegranateThis v...
06:41 pm -04
Engadget Facebook releases Zuckerbergs upcoming testimony in defense of Libra
Tomorrow, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will appear before the Financial Services Committee, where he's expected to be grilled about Facebook's planned cryptocurrency Libra and digital wallet...
06:30 pm -04
Engadget 'Doctor Who: The Edge of Time' VR game arrives November 12th
While it might be an iconic TV franchise, Doctor Who hasn't exactly set the video game world alight over the years. BBC Studios, publisher PlayStack and developer Maze Theory are trying to remedy...
06:29 pm PDT
BoingBoing Halloween: Corgi in a spider costume at a pumpkin patch
Corgis first pumpkin patch.What an adorable critter I mean a terrifying spider!Photo and video by the dog's human, @whynothmm.Check it out with sound.Corgis first pumpkin patch[IMGUR] Read the rest ...
06:25 pm
The Verge Spotify is giving Premium subscribers a free Google Home Mini
Photo by Dan Seifert / The Verge If you’re a Spotify Premium subscriber, Spotify is offering you a Google Home Mini for free now through November 15th, or until supplies run out (via B...
06:23 pm PDT
BoingBoing Bernie Sanders and AOC, in conversation
The Intercept's political editor Ryan Grim chaired a 10-minute, backstage conversation between Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders at a rally in Queens last weekend, just before AOC endorsed S...
06:23 pm GMT
Android Headlines How To Enable "Lights Out" Dark Mode On Twitter
Twitter, today, finally launched "Lights Out" to Android users of its app. This brings in a true black dark mode theme to the app, that makes it look really good. And it also makes it easier to use it...
06:22 pm GMT
Mashable Would you vacuum your dog? &8212;&160;Future Blink
Bissell BarkBath is a portable bathing system for your dog. Just fill with soap, shampoo, and water, and it washes your animal while collecting the dirty water in a separate tank. Read more...More abo...
06:18 pm PDT
BoingBoing Restoration project: 1919 mechanical fan returned to full glory
This is a seriously impressive mechanical restoration project. IMGURian @gerleatherberman did a full restoration of an antique fan they say is a Westinghouse from 1919. Absolutely incredible.Here are...
06:14 pm GMT
Techcrunch Databricks announces $400M round on $6.2B valuation as analytics platform continues to grow
Databricks is a SaaS business built on top of a bunch of open source tools, and apparently it’s been going pretty well on the business side of things. In fact, the company claims to be one of th...
06:11 pm
Slashdot Facebook Pledges $1 Billion for California Housing
Facebook said on Tuesday it would give $1 billion in a package of grants, loans and land toward easing California's severe housing crunch by building an estimated 20,000 new housing units for middle- ...
06:07 pm GMT
Wal You Elon Musk Successfully Tweets via SpaceXs Starlink Satellites
Embed from Getty Images How do SpaceXs Starlink satellites work? SpaceXs Starlink satellites will bring cheap and fast internet connections to areas that are currently underserved. As more countries a...
05:59 pm GMT
Android Headlines Google's Software Update Is Bricking Home-Branded Speakers
Some users have been reporting that an update pushed to Google's Home-branded speakers has been bricking the devices since at least January and the search giant doesn't seem to have an answer for the ...
05:58 pm GMT
Dev To On Finding Time to Read.
"No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance." -- ConfuciusReading books is an essential habit if you want to reach your ful...
05:57 pm
The Verge Cinemas digital impostors are coming
Robin Wright in The Congress | Photo: Drafthouse Films From Rogue One to Gemini Man, the rules around digital actor replacements are changing Continue reading… ...
05:52 pm GMT
Techcrunch Facebook commits $1B to tackle affordable housing in California, other locations
California is in the midst of a serious housing crisis that’s ramifications stretch across the state. In the Bay Area, the crisis is often at its most visible due to the presence of tech mega-co...
05:52 pm
The Verge Chromebook 101: whats different about the Chromebook keyboard?
One of the first shocks that you may experience when you buy your first Chromebook probably comes when you look at the keyboard. Where is the Caps Lock key? What (if you have a Pixelbook) ...
05:52 pm -04
Engadget Scoot makes its new single-seat mopeds available in Los Angeles
You don't have to wait to try Bird's latest take on electric two-wheelers, provided you're an Angeleno. Bird's sub-brand Scoot has rolled out electric mopeds in Los Angeles as par...
05:49 pm GMT
Android Headlines The Twitter App Finally Goes Dark On Android
Finally, after months and months, the new "Lights Out" mode is available on Twitter for Android. The mode was first released to iOS back in March. And it took nearly seven months for it to launch on A...
05:42 pm PDT
BoingBoing Good deal on Amazon Echo Dot plus Amazon Music Unlimited subscription
I have two Echo Dots, and I talk to them many times a day - to play news, podcasts, and audiobooks, get weather reports, control our security system and wifi power switches, set timers and alarms, and...
05:40 pm -04
Engadget Food Network's cooking classes begin on Echo Show and Alexa devices
At Amazon's big Alexa event last month, Discovery revealed its Food Network Kitchen service, which is now live across its iOS and Android apps and Alexa-powered devices. It includes live, interac...
05:31 pm
Slashdot Firefox To Get Page Translation Feature, Like Chrome
An anonymous reader writes: Mozilla developers are working on adding an automatic page translation feature to Firefox, similar to the one included in Google Chrome. However, Firefox's page translation...
05:30 pm -04
Engadget Facebook's version of political neutrality isn't neutral
Yesterday, Facebook outlined how it will prevent the 2020 elections from being hacked and influenced in the same way they were in 2016. That includes crackdowns on "coordinated, inauthentic behav...
05:28 pm GMT
Android Headlines Save The World In American Dad, Apocalypse Soon!, Out Now Globally
If you're a fan of the series American Dad, you may want to check out the new game based on the series. It's officially called American Dad, Apocalypse Soon!. Today is the day of the game's global lau...
05:27 pm PDT
BoingBoing Only 35% of Uber/Lyft riders always tip
The problem with tipping is that employers pay employees less than they should. I much prefer the way things work in Japan, where there is no tipping and no uncertainty. That said, until restaurants, ...
05:26 pm GMT
Android Headlines Banks Start Blocking Galaxy S10 Fingerprint Sensors
In light of the recently discovered fingerprint recognition issues on Samsung's Galaxy S10 and Note 10 smartphones, some banking institutions in the UK have started placing temporary restrictions on t...
05:23 pm
The Verge Hulus offline downloads come to Android today
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Hulu was slower than other streaming services in offering the option to download videos for offline viewing, but at least the company is movin...
05:23 pm -04
Engadget Senate bill aims to make user data 'portable' across social networks
Three senators think they have a way to address some of the antitrust concerns around social media companies. Today, Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-Virginia), Josh Hawley (R-Missouri) and Richard Blumenthal ...
05:20 pm
The Verge Facebook will spend $1 billion to address Californias affordable housing crisis
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Facebook today announced a pledge of $1 billion and a partnership with the state of California to help build more affordable housing, after the co...
05:16 pm GMT
Techcrunch Penske is getting into the car-sharing business, starting with Washington, DC
Transportation services giant Penske Corp. is backing a new car-sharing service called Penske Dash that launched Tuesday in Washington, D.C. and Arlington, Va. The service is debuting at an awkward ti...
05:15 pm -04
Engadget Firefox update adds detailed tracking reports and password tools
Back in June, Firefox launched Enhanced Tracking Protection, a feature that tries to protect your privacy by blocking more than a thousand third-party trackers by default. With its latest update, whic...
05:08 pm GMT
Techcrunch Amazon is rolling out a news aggregation app for Fire TV and tablets
Beginning today, Amazon will be rolling out a news aggregation app for Fire TV users in the U.S. The app serves up a customizable news experience from a number of different outlets. The list includes ...
05:03 pm GMT
Techcrunch Google has used contract swaps to get bulk access terms to NHS patient data
New Scientist has obtained a legal agreement between Google’s health division and the UK National Health Service (NHS) that includes provision to pass five years’ worth of patient data in ...
05:02 pm GMT
Android Headlines Pick Up The Incredible Cowin E7 Noise Cancelling Headphones For $39
The highly-rated, Cowin E7 noise cancelling headphones are currently on sale over at Google Shopping for just $39.74. That is a pretty insane price. We've seen these drop from $69.99 to $59.99 and $49...
05:01 pm
The Verge Will the Sprint and T-Mobile merger create competition?
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge This week for our interview series on The Vergecast, host and Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks to Gigi Sohn, a distinguished fellow at Geor...
05:01 pm
The Verge Mobvois TicWatch Pro is getting sleep tracking
Mobvoi announced that it is launching sleep tracking for its TicWatch Pro smartwatches today, as well as an Android app called TicSleep to track sleep data from the watch. Mobvoi says that...
04:59 pm GMT
Dev To Using MVC to Structure Go Web Applications
This article is part of a larger series on Go application structure that was originally posted on calhoun.io, where I write about Go, web dev, testing, and more. I will be porting the entire series ov...
04:59 pm PDT
BoingBoing Watch how antlions build traps and capture ants
I've come across antlion traps in Colorado. It's incredible to see the little legs of an antlion poking out from the bottom of a small pit, flicking dirt at any ants that come near, causing them to tu...
04:54 pm PDT
BoingBoing Senior DHS staffer who oversaw KidsInCages and the MuslimBan is now a top Google employee
Miles Taylor as chief of staff to DHS undersecretary Kirstjen Nielsen, publicly defending his boss's implementation of the #MuslimBan ethnic cleansing policy and helping to implement the family separa...
04:52 pm
Slashdot Google Lured Billions of Consumers To Its Digital Services by Offering Free Cloud Storage. That's Beginning To Change.
Google has whittled down some free storage offers in recent months, while prodding more users toward a new paid cloud subscription called Google One. That's happening as the amount of data people stas...
04:47 pm PDT
BoingBoing International Space Station's "Plastic Recycler" machine will crank out 3D printer feedstock in orbit
Next Saturday, Made In Space's Plastic Recycler will be delivered to the International Space Station (ISS) to convert certain waste plastic into feedstock for the company's Additive Manufacturing Faci...
04:41 pm GMT
Techcrunch Obvious Ventures makes CBD sporty with beam, which sells cannabis products to the GNC set
Athletes looking to take a break from all their worries over prescription painkillers and anyone who’s hankering to try out the new cannabinoid-based treatments for their conditions (without wor...
04:39 pm PDT
BoingBoing NJ school district bans indebted students from prom and field trips, refuses offer to pay off lunch debt
America has a food insecurity problem, and poor, hungry kids who can't pay their school cafeteria lunch debt are performatively ridiculed and humiliated by their schools. Despite this shaming, these k...
04:36 pm -04
Engadget AT&T offers the LG G8X with a 'free' Dual Screen case (updated)
If you want a US-ready folding phone but feel the Galaxy Fold is well beyond your price range, you now have an alternative -- if you don't mind two main displays instead of one, that is. AT&a...
04:33 pm GMT
Android Headlines Nokia 9.1 PureView Launch Has Reportedly Been Delayed Yet Again
If a tweet sent out by the account Nokia anew is to be believed, the Nokia 9.1 PureView launch has been delayed again. It was reportedly originally slated for a late summer launch. However, camera-rel...
04:30 pm GMT
Techcrunch Slack announces new features to help ease app integration pain
As Slack has grown in popularity, one of the company’s key differentiators has been the ability to integrate with other enterprise tools, but as customers use Slack as a central work hub, it has...
04:30 pm
The Verge Slack looks to richer apps to help it fend off Microsoft Teams
Slack has embraced third-party apps on its platform for years, but in recent months, the company has really been focused on extending its chat app. Earlier this year, Slack bridged the gap...
04:19 pm PDT
BoingBoing Hospital staff hang a banner celebrating the transfer of their "mischievous tyrant" boss
When Eunice Adekemi Olamijuwon was transfered from her job as nursing leader at Wesley Guild Hospital in Osun, Nigeria, her staff celebrated by hanging a (now-viral) banner calling her a "mischievous ...
04:18 pm GMT
Crazy Leaf Design 5 Proven Ways to Jumpstart Your Online Presence
After working with BCT Consulting, a Fresno Web Design company, the broke down the web design experience for us as the beginning of the digital marketing journey. Having an online presence is simply t...
04:14 pm -04
Engadget 'Darksiders Genesis' is coming to PC and Stadia December 5th
THQ Nordic and Airship Syndicate are revamping the Darksiders series with Darksiders Genesis, and they've revealed when you'll be able to take command of two Horsemen of the Apocalypse. The ...
04:13 pm GMT
Techcrunch Daily Crunch: Facebook fights (some) election lies
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe her...
04:12 pm
Slashdot Firefox 70 Arrives With Social Tracking Blocked By Default
An anonymous reader writes: Mozilla today launched Firefox 70 for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, and iOS. Firefox 70 includes social tracking protection, a Privacy Protections report, new Lockwise feat...
04:11 pm PDT
BoingBoing Incredible video of "Spiderwoman" setting new speed climbing record
At last weekend's International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Cup, Indonesias Aries Susanti Rahayu, aka "Spiderwoman," broke the women's speed climbing record previously set in April by he...
04:11 pm GMT
Techcrunch Food Network Kitchen brings live, interactive cooking classes to Echo Show, Fire TV & more
Someone is finally putting the Echo Show to good use. Today, Discovery announced the U.S. launch of its Food Network Kitchen subscription service which will bring daily live and on-demand cooking clas...
04:09 pm PDT
BoingBoing The Internet Archive's Open Library will let you sponsor a book, paying for it to be scanned
The Internet Archive's Open Library scans books that they have physical copies of, then lends the resulting ebooks to its patrons, building on the precedent set in 2014's Hathi Trust ruling.The Archiv...
04:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Bird-owned Scoot deploys new electric mopeds
Scoot, owned by Bird, has just unveiled what it’s calling the Scoot Moped. At first glance, it appears to be Bird’s two-seater vehicle. In June, Bird unveiled the Cruiser, which can seat u...
04:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Squarespace acquires social media authoring startup Unfold
Over the past year or two, Squarespace has been expanding beyond website-building with new products like email marketing and its first acquisition(of an online schedulign tool) . Today, it’s ann...
04:00 pm GMT
Android Headlines Phone Comparisons: Samsung Galaxy S10 vs Google Pixel 4 XL
The Samsung Galaxy S10+ is one of the most popular smartphones of 2019, and some of you may still think of getting one. Well, if you're trying to decide whether to get the Galaxy S10+, or the latest f...
04:00 pm GMT
Mashable E-scooter company Scoot has a moped now
Rent-a-scooters are nice for short rides around the city, but sometimes you just want to sit and ride something a bit more comfortable. Scoot, a pioneer in the electric mobility space that has re...
04:00 pm
The Verge Google Fi makes clever use of the Pixel 4s Dual SIM Dual Standby tech
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Google’s MVNO wireless service — Google Fi — has offered certain users a unique benefit: it can piggyback on multiple networks. Dependin...
04:00 pm
The Verge Bird rolls out a Scoot-branded electric moped before its own Cruiser
In June, electric scooter startup Bird announced that it would be rolling out a new moped-style electric vehicle called the Bird Cruiser. Today, the moped can be spotted in service around ...
03:56 pm PDT
BoingBoing Ernst and Young subjected women employees to "training" about keeping the company's men happy
At the height of the #MeToo movement, giant management consulting firm Ersnt and Young (AKA "EY") sent a group of women to Power-Presence-Purpose, a "leadership and empowerment" workshop led by Marsha...
03:55 pm
Slashdot 47 US Attorneys General Are Investigating Facebook For Antitrust Violations
New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Tuesday that 47 attorneys general from states and U.S. territories plan to take part in a New York-led antitrust probe into Facebook. Shares of ...
03:52 pm GMT
Line 25 Minimalism vs Maximalism: Which Should You Choose?
‘Less is more” is a frequently used phrase these days across various industries such as interior design, fashion, art, website design, and even packaging design. When we talk about graphic...
03:49 pm -04
Engadget Marvel is working on a bunch of new podcasts for Pandora and SiriusXM
After producing two podcasts with Stitcher, Marvel plans to greatly expand its audio output in a move the company is describing as its "most sweeping podcast deal ever." Starting next year, ...
03:45 pm
Slashdot Comcast's 'Free' Streaming Box Actually Requires an Additional $13 a Month Fee
Comcast made headlines last month when it announced plans to give a free streaming box to all of its internet-only subscribers -- except, there's an extra fee that Comcast didn't clearly disclose at t...
03:43 pm GMT
Mashable Pizza Hut is the latest fast food joint to flirt with plant-based 'meat'
If you love fast food and are curious about the wave of plant-based "meat" sweeping across the country, it looks like you might have a chance to experience it in pizza form soon. According to a p...
03:41 pm GMT
Techcrunch New Yorks Facebook antitrust investigation now has 46 other attorneys general onboard
New York Attorney General Letitia James is turning up the heat on the state’s antitrust investigation into Facebook, which i seeking “to determine whether Facebooks actions may have endang...
03:39 pm
The Verge HBOs Watchmen is using Easter eggs to signal that it isnt like the comic
Easter eggs are a way for the people behind legacy films or television shows to demonstrate their love of and fidelity to its source material. When showrunners, writers, and directors stic...
03:38 pm
The Verge Congress could require Facebook to build more open APIs under new bill
Photo by Erin Schaff for The Verge Over the past few months, lawmakers have taken aim at Big Tech, calling out companies like Facebook for anti-competitive behavior and sometimes threate...
03:38 pm -04
Engadget Nearly every state AG has joined NY's Facebook antitrust investigation
Dozens of attorneys general have joined an antitrust investigation into Facebook. The New York Attorney General's office is leading the investigation, which it opened last month with AGs from sev...
03:37 pm GMT
Mashable New Doogee phone is rugged, modular, cheap, and actually quite powerful
If getting the best bang for the buck is your thing, there's a new phone from Doogee you might want to check out. The Doogee S95 Pro has an incredibly long list of features and pretty impressive ...
03:34 pm PDT
BoingBoing Canada's election, in which Justin Trudeau's chickens come home to roost
Justin Trudeau is not your woke bae, he's just Joe Biden with abs: there's no policy so progressive that JT won't endorse it, provided that he never has to do anything to make good on that endorsement...
03:33 pm PDT
BoingBoing Japanese Red Cross under fire for using "overly sexualized" manga character in blood drive poster
Uzaki-chan wa Asobita! (Uzaki-chan Wants to Play!) is a Japanese manga that features a young woman named Uzaki. Baka-Updates describes the manga this way: "The daily life of a quiet college student wh...
03:31 pm
Slashdot In a First, FTC Bans Company From Selling 'Stalkerware'
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced it has barred a company behind three pieces of so-called stalkerware from selling any more apps that monitor mobile devices unless they take steps to ensur...
03:31 pm
Slashdot 47 US Attorneys General Are Investigating Facebook For Antitrust Violations
New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced Tuesday that 47 attorneys general from states and U.S. territories plan to take part in a New York-led antitrust probe into Facebook. Shares of ...
03:30 pm -04
Engadget A machine-learning system may have predicted the World Series winner
The 2019 MLB postseason has been a wild one. The Dodgers imploded in the first round, clearing the way for the Washington Nationals to rout a listless Cardinals team and win their first NLCS since 193...
03:26 pm GMT
Techcrunch Dont wait to plan your exit, even if its years away
Startup founders have a million things to worry about every day. Finding product-market fit, great talent and and a sustainable plan for constant growth are top of mind, but perhaps most importantly, ...
03:24 pm
The Verge LG bundles G8X and second-screen case for $700 unlocked in the US
Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge LG’s G8X ThinQ will go on sale in the US on November 1st, and it’ll come bundled with the device’s biggest draw: a case that includes a flip-out se...
03:20 pm GMT
Android Headlines Get Your Floors Mopped & Vacuumed By The Roborock E35 For Just $259
One of the most popular, but inexpensive robot vacuums is back on sale today. That's the Roborock E35, which is on sale for just $259. That is good for nearly $91 off of the regular price – whic...
03:18 pm PDT
BoingBoing Refinishing my waxed-cotton raincoats
I am a huge fan of using this brush to spread Otter wax all over my favorite raincoats.As temperatures drop its time to get ready for the wet. It has certainly already arrived elsewhere. One of my two...
03:14 pm -04
Engadget Spotify offers a free Google Home Mini to all US Premium subscribers
Spotify is bringing back its smart speaker giveaway for another year, and this time it's being considerably less picky. The streaming music service is offering free Google Home Minis to all new a...
03:05 pm
The Verge Figmas new community profiles let users view and remix design files
Figma, the browser-based UI design and prototyping tool, is giving users public profiles to share design files and works in progress. It’s part of a multimonth beta test of the new Commu...
03:05 pm GMT
Techcrunch LGs dual-screen phone bundle arrives in the US November 1, starting at $699
Announced this summer at IFA in Berlin, LGs G8X ThinQ offers yet another take on the folding/dual-screen phenomenon. Rather than the outright foldable display of the Samsung Galaxy or the dual-screen ...
03:05 pm PDT
BoingBoing 'Pick-up artist' jailed after threatening women
The "pick-up artist" community, a sexist self-improvement cult centered around manipulating and bothering women into sex, needs no introduction. Like many of its stars, Adnan "Addy A-game" Ahman is li...
03:03 pm GMT
Techcrunch Medium says it will compensate writers based on reading time, not claps
Medium is announcing significant changes to its Partner Program, where subscribers pay for access to exclusive content, and the revenue gets split with writers. The biggest change is that writers will...
03:01 pm PDT
BoingBoing The tactical evolution of HongKongProtests: bolted-down barricades and calling out businesses
Two new notes from the tactical evolution of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong, which continues to build on its incredible iconography and its DIY hardware.Protesters in Hong Kong are now boltin...
03:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Figmas Community lets designers share and remix live files
As designers grow both in sheer numbers and within the hierarchy of organizations, design tool makers are adapting to their evolving needs in different ways. Figma, the web-based collaborative design ...
02:53 pm GMT
Techcrunch Arianespace will offer the first rocket rideshare mission to the Moon in 2023
European launch provider Arianespace announced some exciting news regarding its ambitions for the Moon at the International Astronautical Congress today. Arianespace CEO Stphane Isral revealed on stag...
02:51 pm GMT
Android Headlines Verizon Wireless Unlimited Customers Just Scored Free Disney
Verizon wireless customers are getting Disney+ free for one year. The deal is available to both new and existing unlimited wireless customers, as well as new Fios and 5G Home Internet customers. Disne...
02:50 pm
The Verge WeWork founder will get nearly $1.7 billion to let SoftBank take overhis company
Photo by Kelly Sullivan / Getty Images for the WeWork Creator Awards Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank is taking control of WeWork, and it’s giving WeWork founder Adam Neumann...
02:48 pm GMT
Techcrunch Roku buys adtech platform dataxu for $150 million
Roku is beefing up its advertising business with the acquisition of Boston-based dataxu, a demand-side platform that will allow marketers to plan, buy and optimize their video ad campaigns that run on...
02:47 pm -04
Engadget Major credit card companies launch a one-click checkout button
If you're shopping on Cinemark, Movember or Rakuten any time soon, you might see a new click-to-pay button at checkout. American Express, Discover, Mastercard and Visa have teamed up to create th...
02:42 pm
Slashdot Comcast's 'Free' Streaming Box Actually Requires an Additional $13 a Month Fee
Comcast made headlines last month when it announced plans to give a free streaming box to all of its internet-only subscribers -- except, there's an extra fee that Comcast didn't clearly disclose at t...
02:37 pm GMT
Android Headlines LG G8X ThinQ Will Come To AT&T & Sprint Beginning November 1
LG has finally announced that the G8X ThinQ is going to be available in the US starting on November 1, with a price of $699. That price includes the LG Dual Display add-on as well. Which is actually a...
02:35 pm GMT
Mashable Get an Echo Dot and 1 month of Amazon Music Unlimited for just $9
TL;DR: Grab Amazon's most compact Echo Dot smart speaker and also get a whole month of Amazon Music Unlimited for just nine dollars (almost $50 off).Now here’s a deal you shouldn’t miss (b...
02:34 pm GMT
Mashable Yes, Twitter was down
Here's something to really make Tuesday feel like another Monday: Twitter crashed and burned again.The social media platform went down just after 10:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday morning with thousands of rep...
02:33 pm
The Verge Comcasts free streaming box actually requires an additional $13 / month fee
Image: Comcast Comcast made headlines last month when it announced plans to give a free streaming box to all of its internet-only subscribers — except, there’s an extra fee that Comc...
02:32 pm
The Verge The Pixel 4 is more like an iPhone than any other Android phone
Google is bridging the gap between iOS and Android Continue reading… ...
02:28 pm GMT
Techcrunch Firefox gets personalized privacy reports
Mozilla today announced that its Enhanced Tracking Protection feature for Firefox, which launched in July (and became the default in September), has now blocked a total of over 450 billion third-party...
02:24 pm GMT
CSS Tricks Digging Into the Preview Loading Animation in WordPress
WordPress shipped the Block Editor (aka Gutenberg) back in version 5.0 and with it came a snazzy new post preview screen that shows the WordPress logo drawing itself while the preview loads.That's wha...
02:23 pm GMT
Android Headlines How To Force 90Hz Refresh Rate All The Time On Pixel 4
The Google Pixel 4 comes with a 90Hz display, but it does not run at 90Hz all of the time, luckily you can force it to do so. This is different from how the OnePlus 7 Pro and 7T Series have done it, a...
02:18 pm GMT
Techcrunch FTC settles with Devumi, a company that sold fake followers, for $2.5M
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has put an end to the deceptive marketing tactics of Devumi, a company that sold fake indicators of social media influence — like Twitter followers, retweets, Y...
02:18 pm GMT
Mashable How finding the right tech makes it easier to multitask
One of the most satisfying things about technology is the way it enables us to do more than one thing at once. Whether toggling between windows on your computer and responding to Slack threads at the ...
02:14 pm GMT
Techcrunch Spheros STEM robotics kit goes on sale
Following a crowdfunding campaign that raised an impressive $1 million earlier this year, Spheros STEM/STEAM kit RVR is now on sale. Announced back in February as part of the Colorado companys first-e...
02:14 pm GMT
Dev To How Accessibility Taught me to be Better at JavaScript - Part One
Originally Posted on www.a11ywithlindsey.comHey friends! Hope youve had a great week! This tweet I wrote a while back inspired me to write this blog post:Fun fact about me: I started learning about Ja...
02:11 pm
Slashdot In a First, FTC Bans Company From Selling 'Stalkerware'
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced it has barred a company behind three pieces of so-called stalkerware from selling any more apps that monitor mobile devices unless they take steps to ensur...
02:10 pm -04
Engadget Samsung patent application showcases AR headset design
When websites like Engadget report on patents, typically all you see accompanying the applications are line diagrams that give a faint idea of what a tech company is working on. Not so with a recently...
02:08 pm PDT
BoingBoing Nazi bunker in Germany to become "design and lifestyle" hotel
A developer plans to transform the massive Nazi-era St. Pauli air raid bunker in Hamburg, Germany into a "design and lifestyle hotel," as described by a spokesperson for the Spanish hotel chain NS Hot...
02:03 pm
The Verge In Hong Kong, protesters fight to stay anonymous
Photo by Ivan Abreu/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The democracy movement finds strength in numbers but weakness in names Continue reading… ...
02:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing In 1631, Barbary pirates abducted 107 people from an Irish village and forced them into a life of slavery
One night in 1631, pirates from the Barbary coast stole ashore at the little Irish village of Baltimore and abducted 107 people to a life of slavery in Algiers -- a rare instance of African raiders se...
02:00 pm GMT
Techcrunch Koio, the D2C luxury sneaker brand, raises $6 million
Koio, the high-end sneakers brand led by Chris Wichert and Johannes Quodt, has today raised an additional $6 million in Series A funding, bringing total Series A funding to $9 million. The round was l...
02:00 pm
The Verge Patreons CEO is launching a $50,000 annual grant for creators
Photo by Jerod Harris / Getty Images Patreon CEO and co-founder Jack Conte touts his crowdfunding platform as a place where “creators get paid” instead of being subject to the whims ...
02:00 pm
The Verge Amazon Echo Dot with clock review: time is on its side
A $59 clock that also comes with a pretty good speaker Continue reading… ...
02:00 pm
The Verge Hunting for microplastics in your seafood
We live in a plastic-coated world. Sure, there are the obvious bits and pieces — the straws, the plastic bags, a seemingly never-ending stream of packaging — but a lot of the plastic i...
01:59 pm -04
Engadget Verizon is giving Unlimited customers 12 months of Disney for free
Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is offering 12 months of Disney+ to all of its new and existing 4G LTE and 5G Unlimited wireless customers. New Verizon Fios Home Internet and 5G Home Internet...
01:48 pm GMT
Android Headlines This AUKEY Dual-Port Car Charger Is A Steal At $5.60
Right now, Amazon has this dual-port AUKEY Car Charger on sale for just $5.60. It is actually listed for $13.99, but you can clip the on-page coupon for 60-percent off of its regular price, which is a...
01:45 pm
The Verge Women-only e-sports events are building toward a future where theyre unnecessary
Photo: Girl Gamer Esports Festival When you tune into any e-sports event, you’re likely to see only men. Of the 100 competitors in the final of the Fortnite World Cup, none were women,...
01:42 pm PDT
BoingBoing NothingButDragnet: EFF calls on @Shaq to stop endorsing police partnerships with Amazon's creepy, surveilling Ring doorbells
Amazon's Ring surveillance doorbells are part of a secretive, nationwide police surveillance network, with cops being offered covert incentives to act as street-teams to buzz market the products, and ...
01:42 pm -04
Engadget Blue Origin teams with spaceflight veterans to complete its lunar lander
Blue Origin won't be alone in working on a crewed lunar lander that will (hopefully) participate in NASA's Artemis program. Jeff Bezos' outfit has unveiled a trio of partners that will ...
01:32 pm PDT
BoingBoing Equifax used "admin/admin" as login and pass for an unencrypted server full of your personal data
In 2017, Equifax admitted that it had doxed America by leaking the nonconsensual dossiers it builds on the nation, covering up the info while its key employees sold off their stock, and then repeatedl...
01:32 pm -04
Engadget Best Buy takes on Amazon with free next-day deliveries
Best Buy is offering free next-day deliveries over the holidays. The expedited shipping will be available to almost everyone (99 percent of customers) and include almost everything (except heavier ite...
01:30 pm PDT
BoingBoing The cruelty is the point
Last year, Adam Serwer published a phenomenal article about Trump and his supporters titled "The Cruelty Is The Point". His no-nonsense tour of Trumpdom outraged conservatives, who were uncomfortable ...
01:29 pm GMT
Techcrunch Learn how to win customers and influence consumers at Disrupt Berlin
Every startup is a story and every startup’s success depends — on some level — on how well they can either tell that story or get that story told. The best stories are the ones that ...
01:29 pm GMT
Android Headlines Colorado Joins Mississippi To Drop Out Of T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Lawsuit
Colorado is dropping out of the multistate lawsuit challenging the T-Mobile and Sprint merger after reaching agreements with Dish Network and T-Mobile. The Colorado Attorney General's Office announced...
01:25 pm
The Verge Verizon is offering a free year of Disney to unlimited data and Fios customers
Customers on Verizon’s unlimited data plans will be able to score a free year of Disney’s upcoming streaming service Disney+. The deal, which is valued at $84, is available to new and...
01:25 pm GMT
CSS Tricks Netlify Build Plugins Announcement
Netlify just dropped a new thing: Build Plugins. (It's in beta, so you have to request access for now.) Here's my crack at explaining it, which is heavily informed from David Well's announcement video...
01:22 pm -04
Engadget PlayStation's Halloween sale includes 'Dark Souls 3' and 'Devil May Cry 5'
Halloween is fast approaching so that means brands have got some fiendishly good holiday deals on offer, and the US PlayStation Store is no exception. Expect between 50 and 75 percent off loads of hor...
01:19 pm GMT
Techcrunch Early stage privacy startup DataGrail gets boost from Okta partnership
When Okta launched its $50 million Okta Ventures investment fund in April, one of its investments was in an early stage privacy startup called DataGrail. Today, the companies announced a partnership t...
01:08 pm PDT
BoingBoing Interview with the real Joker
An interview with the best of all Jokers, the inimitable Cesar Romero who camped it up for the Batman TV series (1966-1968) and subsequent theatrical film. Romero famously refused to shave his tradema...
01:01 pm GMT
Android Headlines The Ring Video Doorbell 2 Is $40 Off & Includes A Free Echo Dot
Amazon is discounting the Ring Video Doorbell 2 today, by $40. Bringing the price down to $159. But to sweeten the deal, Amazon is also tossing in an Echo Dot for free. Which sort of makes this $90 of...
01:00 pm
Slashdot US Takes Step To Require DNA Samples From Asylum-Seekers
An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Associated Press: The Trump administration is planning to collect DNA samples from asylum-seekers and other migrants detained by immigration officials and ...
01:00 pm -04
Engadget OmniVision wins Guinness World Record for its tiny medical image sensor
OmniVision is the new holder of the Guinness World Record for the smallest commercially available image sensor. The tiny device (pictured above in a camera module next to a grain of pepper) measures j...
01:00 pm -04
Engadget Sphero makes its 'RVR' programmable tank robot available to all
Sphero, which you probably know for its spherical robots like the BB-8, launched a Kickstarter project for a customizable tank-style robot earlier this year. Now that robot called the RVR (pronounced ...
01:00 pm -04
Engadget GoPro Max review: Much more than a 360 camera
360-degree video has not caught on. GoPro knows this, and honestly, I don't think the company is really trying to change that. At least in the context of viewing it in a VR headset, or by moving ...
01:00 pm -04
Engadget Fender Songs is an interactive chord book that syncs with Apple Music
Don't believe the hype: The guitar isn't dying. But the industry that surrounds the instrument is definitely in a transitional period, to put it politely. Fender has weathered a lot of the s...
01:00 pm -04
Engadget Pixelmator Pro is currently 50 percent off
One of Engadget's favorite Photoshop alternatives, Pixelmator Pro, has just gone on sale. Starting today, you can get 50 percent off the macOS image editing app. With the discount applied, Pixelm...
01:00 pm
The Verge Fenders new app is a giant chord library that integrates with Apple Music
Fender Songs is a new iOS app from the veteran guitar manufacturer which lets you learn the chords to millions of songs on guitar, piano, or the ukulele. The app is available to download n...
01:00 pm
The Verge GoPro Max review: the most accessible 360 camera
But will anyone use it more than once? Continue reading… ...
12:58 pm
The Verge Liliums electric air taxi is finally actually flying in new video
German air taxi startup Lilium has completed its first phase of testing, with its five-seater 36-rotor electric prototype hitting speeds of 100 km/h (62 mph). The company has also complete...
12:55 pm GMT
Techcrunch Aurora Insight emerges from stealth with $18M and a new take on measuring wireless spectrum
Aurora Insight, a startup that provides a “dynamic” global map of wireless connectivity that it built and monitors in real time using AI combined with data from sensors on satellites, vehi...
12:54 pm GMT
Android Headlines Samsung Planning To Sell 5-6 Million Foldable Smartphones In 2020
Samsung is planning to sell between 5 and 6 million foldables next year. According to a report by ET News, the company is planning to expand the production of foldable smartphones. We're not talking a...
12:53 pm GMT
Techcrunch Jeff Bezos announces Blue Origin will form new industry team to return to the Moon
At the International Astronautical Congress in Washington, D.C. today, Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos announced a new “national team” that will join forces in order to help return humans t...
12:51 pm -04
Engadget Pizza Hut is testing pies with plant-based 'Incogmeato' sausage
Now that KFC has generated a frenzy over plant-based meat substitutes, it's the turn of sibling brands to generate some buzz. Pizza Hut has revealed that it's conducting a Phoenix test of a...
12:44 pm
The Verge Samsung patent application reveals augmented reality headset design
The patent application includes what appears to be a full 3D render of the headset. | Image: KIPRIS A newly discovered design patent application has revealed an unannounced Samsung augme...
12:40 pm -04
Engadget Google's celebrity Q&A app Cameo comes to Android
Google is making it easier for public figures to interact with their audience following the expansion of its Cameos app. The app was released for iOS last year, but now it's available on Android ...
12:38 pm PDT
BoingBoing Publisher cans Naomi Wolf book about homosexuality in Victorian England
Naomi Wolf's formerly forthcoming book, "Outrages", is about the emergence of homosexuality as a concept and its criminalization in 19th-century England. When review copies went out, though, a serious...
12:31 pm GMT
Android Headlines These Big Discounts On PC Components & Accessories Won't Last Long
Amazon's Gold Box Deal of the Day today is full of PC Components and Accessories, that are on sale today. You'll be able to save up to 30-percent on these products. Today only, as all Gold Box Deals g...
12:30 pm PDT
BoingBoing Arthouse Muppets for Inktober
Bruce McCorkindale has been churning out some deliciously demented art for Inktober, recasting arthouse films with Muppets. Who knew the Muppets and David Lynch went together like peanut butter and je...
12:26 pm
Freelance Switch 35 Awesome PowerPoint Templates (With Cool PPT Presentation Designs)
If you've got a presentation coming up fast, you need to get an awesome and unique PowerPoint presentation designed quickly.Begin with a top PPT template design (like in the interesting slide designs ...
12:22 pm -04
Engadget Sony launches a $250 version of its Koov robot coding kit
Sony has launched a smaller, more affordable version of Koov, its candy-colored coding toy for kids. A Koov kit contains blocks, motors and sensors kids can put together to create robots and small mac...
12:20 pm GMT
Android Headlines OnePlus 8 Coming With Snapdragon 865 & Improved 5G: Rumor
The OnePlus 8 series announcement is still months away, and yet some new info surfaced. According to new information that reared its head in China, the OnePlus 8 will include the Snapdragon 865 and im...
12:15 pm PDT
BoingBoing Hackers be hacking: NordVPN servers compromised
NordVPN's a popular tool that many people turn to for keeping their shit private while the plumb the depths of the Interwebz. It's available to use with a number of different operating systems. While ...
12:06 pm PDT
BoingBoing GNOME fires back at patent troll
A notorious "patent troll" — an acquirer of vague or trivial patents whose only real business is to shake down companies that offer implicated products — recently targeted GNOME, developer...
12:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing Creeptastic eye pies
"Look into my pies"Baker Lorraine Elliott has just the thing to bake this Halloween: creepy, vanilla-scented rhubarb "eye pies." A conversation with her friend Nina inspired them:"I'm so hungry I'm go...
12:00 pm PDT
BoingBoing This 12-course training bundle will teach you how to code for 2020 & beyond
If you're a coder, there's a multitude of avenues for you to take your skills. Whether you're just jumping into the world of programming or looking to rise up the ranks as an established professional,...
12:00 pm
The Verge Banks and landlords want to overturn federal rules on housing algorithms
Landlords and lenders are pushing the Department of Housing and Urban Development to make it easier for businesses to discriminate against possible tenants using automated tools. Under a n...
11:59 am -04
Engadget Researchers create an artificial skin that makes your phone ticklish
We're so reliant on our smartphones that it's probably fair to say they've become an extension of ourselves, so the fact that scientists have now developed an artificial "skin"...
11:54 am GMT
Android Headlines Xiaomi Will Launch Over 10 5G Smartphones In 2020: CEO
Xiaomi is planning to launch quite a few 5G smartphones next year. According to a report from China, Xiaomi's CEO has confirmed that we can expect over 10 million 5G smartphones from Xiaomi in 2020. S...
11:52 am PDT
BoingBoing No Maintenance Intended, a badge of intent for your projects
No Maintenance Intended is a snippet of markup (or markdown) you can add to your site or app to ensure that users understand that they're on their own and can stuff right off if they think any work is...
11:52 am GMT
Android Headlines Electronic Deals October 22, 2019: SanDisk, Acer, Google & More
Amazon has brought back one of its most popular Gold Box Deals of the Day, which includes up to 30% off of PC products and accessories, today only. You'll be able to save big on some routers, flash dr...
11:45 am PDT
BoingBoing Super genius blows up backyard trying to kill critters
This is some serious Wile E. Coyote-level gopher management going on here. Read the rest ...
11:42 am PDT
BoingBoing The Ripsaw, the Phaser, and more new drone technology
The Center for the Study of the Drone at Bard College has a weekly newsletter devoted to drones. Here's a sampling of the military and domestic drone technology spotlighted this week.The BBC looked at...
11:42 am GMT
Dev To A Wrong Answer is Worse than No Answer
Consulting is an interesting business. You don't always get to see the full lifecycle of the project you architected. You move around companies and tech stacks and constantly change the role you're pl...
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Engadget Google Duplex begins international rollout with a New Zealand pilot
Google Duplex, the futuristic service that uses AI to place phone calls and make reservations, can already book movie tickets and will soon be able to rent a car. The service has been rolled out acros...
11:23 am GMT
Specky Boy The Five Inconvenient Truths of Web Design
Being a web designer isnt easy. Depending on your niche, it requires a combination of finely-tuned technical and visual skills. And it takes a major commitment in order to keep... The post The Five In...
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BoingBoing Margaret Atwood's "The Testaments": a long-awaited Handmaid's Tale sequel fulfills its promise
When Margaret Atwood published "The Handmaid's Tale" back in 1985, it was at the dawn of the Reagan era, when the gains made by feminism and other liberation movements trembled before an all-out assau...
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Android Headlines Gmail On Samsung's Android 9 Pie Tablet Already Has Dark Mode, But It's Broken
Google is currently rolling out dark mode for Gmail, but only for Android 10 devices or is it? Well, one of my colleagues already received Gmail dark mode on his Galaxy tablet, but well, read on. Firs...
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Engadget The Morning After: A final trailer for 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.It's Tuesday, and we're approaching the holiday season with verdicts on the Pixel 4 and the Surface Pro 7, both of which get a mixed reception. There...
11:08 am GMT
Android Headlines How To Kickstart Your Home Automation Business?
As technology becomes more intuitive, commonplace, and dynamic, it slowly becomes a part of our life. Once thought to be the prerogative of the workplace, technology is enabling our homes to run more ...
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Techcrunch Todoist releases major update to simplify task management
Bootstrapped tech company Doist, the company behind popular task management Todoist, is releasing a major update called Todoist Foundations the update should be rolled out over the next 24 hours. As ...
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Techcrunch Pizza Hut is testing Zumes compostable round boxes
Pizza Hut this morning announced plans to pilot Zumes signature round pizza boxes. Testing for now will be extremely limited in fact, its only happening at a single location in Phoenix, Ariz. The box...
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Engadget Todoist 'Foundations' update adds a host of organization features
Todoist is one of the best to-do apps out there -- in fact, we picked it as our favorite about 18 months ago. But when huge companies like Microsoft and Apple are making major changes to their own com...
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The Verge The curious case of the Pixel 4s missing headphones
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales As you might guess, I have more to say about the Pixel 4 even though the review and video are both voluminous. After John Gruber pointed out on Twitter th...
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The Verge Pizza Hut is testing plant-based Incogmeato sausage toppings and round boxes
Pizza Hut is cautiously testing out the plant-based meat trend, starting with a new Garden Specialty Pizza that’s topped with MorningStar Farm’s “Incogmeato” Italian sausage, which...
10:59 am GMT
Techcrunch Justin Drake from the Ethereum Foundation is coming to Disrupt Berlin
The Ethereum community is hard at work on Ethereum 2.0, the next major upgrade of its blockchain. It is an incredibly challenging task, and the Ethereum Foundation has been completely transparent abou...
10:53 am GMT
Noupe Data Collection Methods
Today businesses and organizations are connected to their clients, customers, users, employees, vendors, and sometimes even their competitors. Data can tell a story about any of these relationships, a...
10:37 am GMT
Techcrunch British parliament presses Facebook on letting politicians lie in ads
In yet another letter seeking to pry accountability from Facebook, the chair of a British parliamentary committee has pressed the company over its decision to adopt a policy on political ad that suppo...
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Smashing Magazine A Guide To Optimizing Images For Mobile
(This is a sponsored article.) You know how critical it is to build websites that load quickly. All it takes is for a page to load one second too long for it to start losing visitors and sales. Plus, ...
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Abduzeedo Brand Identity & Web Design for Iceberg Hotels
Brand Identity & Web Design for Iceberg Hotels AoiroStudioOct 22, 2019 We would like to share the work of Andreas Leah who is an interaction designer based in New York, U...
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Engadget Microsoft's latest VR experiment is a literal walk in the park
While manufacturers are giving up on phone-based VR and Facebook is focusing on VR's social aspects, Microsoft is taking a different approach to virtual reality. The company revealed its latest V...
10:22 am GMT
Techcrunch Elon Musk tweets using SpaceXs Starlink satellite internet
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk used an internet connection provided by his company’s Starlink constellation of broadband satellites early on Tuesday AM. Musk used the network in place with the Starlink sa...
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The Verge Pokmon Go is getting online multiplayer battles early next year
Starting in early 2020, Niantic will let Pokémon Go players compete against each other online in a new Go Battle League for the mobile game. Niantic says the league will let you battle pl...
10:00 am
The Verge Facebook goes on offense ahead of next years elections
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Sometimes there are so many collisions between the big tech platforms and our democracy in a week that I barely know where to begin. Other times, ...
10:00 am
Slashdot Tom DeLonge's UFO Research Group Signs Contract With US Army To Develop Far-Future Tech
Blink-182 singer Tom DeLonge's UFO research organization has signed an agreement with the U.S. Army in which it will help the military study and develop advanced materials for the purposes of develpoi...
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Mashable Here's why you shouldn't download that viral celebrity lookalike app
A mysterious Kardashian-endorsed selfie app exploded onto the App Store charts last week. Now, users are complaining about big credit card charges — and shady imposters are vying for a piece of ...
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Engadget Serato's DJ software is ready for macOS Catalina
One downside about using your Mac to DJ is that every system update carries some risk of incompatibility or error, and the recent change to Catalina was more drastic than others. That's because A...
09:00 am GMT
Techcrunch Sandbox VR raises millions more in celebrity party round
How funding rounds are classified these days has much more to do with positioning than any VC definitions, but it’s still true that nothing has quite the pizazz as the “strategic investmen...
09:00 am GMT
Mashable The ideal device for anyone too lazy to learn a new language
TL;DR: This handheld translator will make all your future trips overseas way less stressful, and you can save $30 while it's on sale in the Mashable Shop.In a perfect world, we'd all speak multiple la...
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Mashable Python and Javascript courses are way cheaper than you think
TL;DR: Learn Python and Java with the 2020 Learn to Code Certification Bundle, on sale for $36 — over $2,000 off the regular value.It doesn't take a genius to know that coding is one of the most...
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Mashable This 'blowout brush' will completely change the way you dry your hair
TL;DR: The Soleil Round Blower Brush is a blowdryer and ionic hairbrush in one, and you can grab one for $49.99 — an 87% savings.The best hair days are the ones when you just got a blowout ...
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TutsPlus - Design Vintage Trend: Best Mid-Century Fonts
In this tutorial, we'll look at the famous Mid-Century Modern design style. We'll look at some of the characteristics, typography, and a few Mid-Century Modern font suggestions. What Is Mid-Century De...
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The Verge Google Duplex launches internationally with limited New Zealand pilot
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Google is piloting its Duplex service outside of the US for the first time, with a new trial to confirm holiday opening hours in New Zealand. ...
08:43 am GMT
Mashable Samsung Galaxy Fold gets update that makes its 6 cameras a lot more powerful
With a $1,980 price tag and six cameras, you'd think that Samsung's foldable Galaxy Fold would be at the forefront of smartphone photography, but the truth is that it's actually lagging behind Galaxy ...
08:43 am GMT
Techcrunch Google picks up Microsoft veteran, Javier Soltero, to head G Suite
Google has hired Microsoft’s former Cortana and Outlook VP, Javier Soltero, to head up its productivity and collaboration bundle, G Suite — which includes consumer and business tools such ...
08:31 am GMT
Techcrunch Dont miss the Q&A Sessions at Disrupt Berlin 2019
The early-stage startup community knows that the Disrupt Main Stage is the place to hear and learn from iconic founders, technologists and investment leaders. And the speakers youll hear atDisrupt Ber...
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Engadget Twitter vows to introduce new rules against deepfakes
Twitter promises to introduce new policy to fight deepfakes, especially when they could "threaten someone's physical safety or lead to offline harm." The social network has announced th...
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Abduzeedo Natura Insects Series6: Crafting insects made by flowers
Natura Insects Series6: Crafting insects made by flowers AoiroStudioOct 22, 2019 Raku Inoue is an artist with many many talents, the last time we have featured him on ABD...
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Design Modo Best Practices for Thanksgiving Email Newsletters with Examples
You're reading Best Practices for Thanksgiving Email Newsletters with Examples, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook!The greatest mistak...
07:56 am GMT
Techcrunch Dara Khosrowshahi says Uber remains committed to India but offers no concrete plans
Uber said on Tuesday that it has won a bid to work with subway system in Indias capital in one of its rare announcements in India, a key overseas market where it is facing an upheaval battle with loca...
07:15 am GMT
Techcrunch Supermercato24 acquires Szopi, an on-demand grocery delivery service in Poland
Supermercato24, the Italian same-day grocery delivery service, has acquired Szopi.pl, an on-demand grocery delivery service in Poland. Terms of the deal remain undisclosed, although I understand it is...
07:11 am GMT
Android Headlines Ulefone Discounts Many Phones As Part Of New 'Brand Sale' Event
Ulefone has decided to discount quite a few of its smartphones. The Ulefone 'brand sale' event is taking place on GearBest, and if you're interested in the company's smartphones, it's worth checking o...
07:10 am PDT
Spyre Studios Basic Online Security Practices You May Be Overlooking As a Web Designer/Developer
As a web designer/developer, you create and design websites, and you consider the hundred and one elements that go into web developing and designing. The site you make, whether its for yourself or a c...
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BoingBoing Watch the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
Long have I waited.Us too, Emperor Palpatine. Read the rest ...
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Engadget Lilium proves its electric air taxi can fly
Flying taxi startup Lilium has completed its first phase of flight testing. Its Lilium Jet is now flying at speeds over 100 kilometers per hour. Today, the company shared new flight footage and announ...
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Mashable Watch Lilium's electric plane prototype take off and soar
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Techcrunch Lilium releases new flight footage and details factory plans for 2025 launch
Lilium, the Munich-based startup developing an on-demand air taxi service, has released its latest flight video — this time demonstrating a successful transition from vertical flight (liftoff) t...
07:00 am
Slashdot Netflix May Crack Down On Password Sharing
Netflix has always been aware of password sharing and has never seemed to mind it, but that attitude may change as the company says it's looking into "consumer-friendly ways" to address the issue. Whe...
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Techcrunch Signal AI taps $25M for public data-based market intelligence that spots trends and risks
Media monitoring — where news sources and other public information outlets are scanned regularly for mentions of specific organizations — is a well established service used by companies fo...
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Design Modo Showcase of Creative Websites and Tips to Design Unique Ones for Your Clients
You're reading Showcase of Creative Websites and Tips to Design Unique Ones for Your Clients, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook!The g...
06:00 am GMT
Techcrunch Magento begins to integrate more deeply into the Adobe stack
When Adobe acquired Magento, the e-commerce platform aimed at SMBs, last May for $1.68 billion, you knew it would only be a matter of time before the company would begin integrating its new purchase i...
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Engadget 'Pokmon Go' will introduce online battles in early 2020
Starting next year, you'll be able to put your Pokémon battle skills to the test against other players around the world. Niantic has announced a new Pokémon Go feature calle...
05:24 am GMT
Dev To Icon systems for the web - an in-depth guide
Icons are commonly used elements on the web. They are universal, instantly recognizable, can be very appealing, draw attention, and (if used correctly) provide a great user experience.We have quite a ...
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Techcrunch Luge Capital raises $85M to invest in Canadian fintech startups
There are 831 financial technology startups headquartered in or operating in Canada, according to data collected by Fintech Growth Syndicate, yet only a handful of venture capital funds specializing i...
04:01 am GMT
Abduzeedo Nike Adapt Huarache Campaign
Nike Adapt Huarache Campaign AoiroStudioOct 22, 2019 Our friends from Ars Thanea have shared the project they have worked with Nike. What is it this time? They were part ...
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Techcrunch FT launches a new consulting arm focused on helping businesses use consumer data
As more and more news businesses turn to paywalls and subscriptions, The Financial Times looks like an early model and success story a few months ago the organization announced that it’s passed...
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Techcrunch Former Stitch Fix COO Julie Bornstein is rewriting the e-commerce playbook
Backed by Forerunner Ventures, NEA and True Ventures, The Yes is an AI-powered shopping platform....
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Vandelay Design 10 Best Invoicing Tools and Apps for Freelancers
As a freelance designer or developer, managing the business aspects of your work will have a big impact on your overall success. Having outstanding creative or coding skills will get you started, but....
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Slashdot Air Pollution 'Triggers Hundreds More Heart Attacks and Strokes,' Study Finds
An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: Higher air pollution in the UK trigger hundreds more heart attacks, strokes and acute asthma attacks each year, research suggests. A team at King's Co...
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Engadget Google's new emulator makes Android Automotive development easier
With both the Polestar 2 and Volvo XC40 set to launch sometime in 2020, there's still sometime before the first slate of Android Automotive cars make their way to consumers. Thankfully, Google is...
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Slashdot Ocean Acidification Can Cause Mass Extinctions, Fossils Reveal
After analyzing fossil records from 66 million years ago, researchers determined that ocean acidification can cause the mass extinction of marine life. The Guardian reports: The researchers analysed s...
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The Verge Watch the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
The Skywalker saga that started more than 40 years ago in Star Wars: Episode IV — A New Hope is finally coming to an end, and the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker tease...
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Engadget Watch the final 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' trailer
The end is almost here -- The Rise of Skywalker will close out the third Star Wars trilogy when it premieres on December 20th (with early screening starting the night before). If you'd like to se...
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Techcrunch Heres the very last trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
And there we have it: the very last trailer for a Star Wars movie focusing on the Skywalkers. After 42 long years of Jedi returning, clones attacking, and Force awakenings… the three pack of tri...
01:30 am
Slashdot Facebook Shuts Down New Accounts From Iran and Russia Spreading Disinformation
Facebook on Monday removed nearly 200 newly discovered fake accounts linked separately to Iran and to Russia's Internet Research Agency. The takedowns demonstrate that foreign influence operations are...
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Techcrunch Through partnerships and a new software toolkit, Nvidia looks to surf the 5G wave
Nvidia is making a hard pitch at this year’s Mobile World Congress Los Angeles that the future of software defined 5G networks should be powered by its chipsets. Through the launch of a new soft...
12:55 am GMT
Android Headlines NVIDIA Partners With Global Telecoms For GeForce NOW Expansion
NVIDIA is looking to take its GeForce NOW global, and the company will achieve this goal by partnering up with telecoms from around the world. For now, NVIDIA has only named partners from regions outs...
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Engadget What's on TV this week: 'The Outer Worlds'
This week is a big one for sports fans, with the MLB World Series, NBA regular season action and Formula 1 in Mexico. For gamers, there's a new Call of Duty as well as Obsidian's latest titl...
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Slashdot Colorado Drops Its T-Mobile-Sprint Lawsuit After Dish Agrees To House Headquarters In the State
In the latest swirl of T-Mobile-Sprint merger drama, Colorado is exiting a lawsuit challenging the deal after Dish Network agreed to house its new wireless headquarters in the state. The Verge reports...
12:20 am PDT
BoingBoing Materiality: a new science fiction story for the Oslo Architecture Triennale about sustainable, green abundance
In my latest podcast (MP3), I read my short story "Materiality," which was commissioned for Gross Ideas: Tales of Tomorrow's Architecture, a book edited by Edwina Attlee, Phineas Harper and Maria Smit...
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Engadget Adobe may reveal Illustrator for iPad in November
Adobe's plan to bring full-featured apps to the iPad might not be limited to Photoshop. Bloomberg contacts claim Adobe will preview an iPad version of Illustrator, its vector graphics editor, at...
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Slashdot Andrew Yang Wants a Thorium Reactor By 2027
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Wired: To transition the United States from fossil fuels to green energy, [Democratic Presidential candidate Andrew Yang] wants the government to invest $50 bi...
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Abduzeedo Daily Design Inspiration
Daily Design Inspiration abduzeedoOct 22, 2019 The unfamous Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. Where you'll find the most interesting desig...
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Engadget Amazon joins Facebook's fight against deepfakes
Facebook will have some extra help in its quest to fight deepfakes. Amazon Web Services is joining the Deepfake Detection Challenge as both a technical partner and as a member of the committee overse...