HTC layoff eliminates 1,500 employees
HTC layoff eliminates 1,500 employees
Leah Williams - Feb 20, 2019
Smartphone Maker HTC reduces a quarter of its global staff to leverage profits.
Leah Williams - Feb 20, 2019
Facebook continues to delegate more platform moderation duties to algorithms.
Tyler MacDonald - Feb 20, 2019
Disney has officially shut down DisneyToon Studios, which was originally headed by John Lasseter.
Leah Williams - Feb 20, 2019
The photo-sharing platform closes Marketplace and ends Creative Common licensing.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 18, 2019
Facebook's new unit of time, known as the flick, could help lead to more efficient video and audio production.
Susan Konig - Feb 15, 2019
McDonald's takes part in a new global initiative to make children's meals healthier.
Leah Williams - Feb 15, 2019
Apple's new 2018 MacBook Pro demonstrates a faster GPU and an unchanged design.
Leah Williams - Feb 15, 2019
Multinational technology company Apple now recommends third-party Photo Project apps to users as it ends Photo Print Products services.
Leah Williams - Feb 15, 2019
Spotify remains a dominant player globally, while Apple's growth rate propels faster in the U.S., the world's largest market for music.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 15, 2019
Researchers have created a brand new technology that could help autonomous cars better detect the world around them.
Leah Williams - Feb 13, 2019
Investor petitions and letters against Rekognition are presented to Amazon's CEO following a congressional demand related to Alexa's conversation recordings.
Hans Luchs - Feb 13, 2019
The feature is currently being tested internally amongst its employees.
Leah Williams - Feb 11, 2019
Sets application appears in preview display and pulled in a prior stage for the second time by Microsoft.
Neil Raymond - Feb 09, 2019
McDonald's salads may be contaminated and sent people to the hospital in Illinois and Iowa.
Clint Huston - Feb 09, 2019
After that development, some of the developers of CynogenMod made an announcement that they had taken the technology and re-launched it under the name LineageOS.
Leah Williams - Feb 07, 2019
Apple innovates an AI/ML team that integrated Core ML and Siri teams under John Giannandrea.
Lliane Hunter - Feb 05, 2019
change:Water Labs attempts to solve sanitation issues in developing countries with its new toilet prototype.
Leah Williams - Feb 05, 2019
Amazon is positioned to sell numerous Alexa-powered devices on Prime Day 2018, including a unique shopping experience for Alexa products through the Alexa ordering system.
Leah Williams - Feb 04, 2019
Samsung may launch three different models of its next Galaxy S flagship, including a three-tier camera feature.
Leah Williams - Feb 04, 2019
A one-year cybercrime involving fake cryptocurrency and 'crypto-jacking' has been unveiled by Kaspersky Labs this week.
Leah Williams - Jan 31, 2019
Messaging service WhatsApp, which has a user base of roughly 1.5 billion, is set to start showing ads in its Status feature in 2019.
David Sims - Jan 31, 2019
It uses an email address to make all the transaction, making it a revolutionary system of currency.
Susan Konig - Jan 31, 2019
Amazon now offers free Whole Foods deliveries in four U.S. cities within 2 hours through 'Prime Now'.
Susan Konig - Jan 30, 2019
MoviePass gains more subscribers, but the app is not without its flaws.
Leah Williams - Jan 30, 2019
The intrusive flickering has been well-documented on Microsoft's support forums.
Virginia Watson - Jan 30, 2019
Waymo and Uber settle trade secrets lawsuit for $245 million.
Leah Williams - Jan 25, 2019
The update follows similar take-downs by Facebook and Twitter, which revealed calculated misinformation campaigns by Russian and Iranian accounts.
Ian Marsh - Jan 25, 2019
Technologies that currently run on classical computers can only help find patterns and insights buried in vast amounts of existing data.
Sonnet Swire - Jan 25, 2019
The milestone comes after Apple reported a strong second quarter, with a total revenue of $53.27 billion. It's the first American public company to hit $1 trillion.
Leah Williams - Jan 23, 2019
Microsoft is making a number of tweaks to its Office 365 consumer subscriptions as of October 2.
Lila Alexander - Jan 23, 2019
University of California researchers have developed a robot that can figure out on the spot how to pick up an unfamiliar object with no pre-programming required.
Leah Williams - Jan 21, 2019
The Cactus Bowl receives as new sponsor, changing the name of the edifice to the Cheez-It Bowl.
Leah Williams - Jan 21, 2019
Netflix Inc. is testing a new payment feature designed to stop Apple Inc. from taking a cut of its revenue streams.
Alex Bourque - Jan 21, 2019
Yahoo's Co-founder Jerry Yang believes golf is about to enter a new age of innovation, and the game's ruling bodies stand to benefit and also be challenged by the changes
Leah Williams - Jan 18, 2019
Whatsapp admits to quietly storing private messages in an unencrypted archive where hackers have access to read and review.
Leah Williams - Jan 17, 2019
A new cryptocurrency technology patent filing by the second largest banking institution in the U.S. suggests that the relationship between U.S. financial entities and cryptocurrencies has assuredly intensified.
Leah Williams - Jan 17, 2019
The removal of the app is the latest repercussion in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica crisis and a Russian disinformation operation on the social network.
Leah Williams - Jan 15, 2019
Google Inc. will offer more machine-learning products to help advertisers create personalized search ads, boost shopping, and local campaigns.
Josh Curlee - Jan 15, 2019
Budweiser has found itself the victim of the latest American boycott.
Kyle Bates - Jan 15, 2019
The new model will roll out by 2021 and will be the basis for many more electric models by 2023, she added, predicting that the company will be producing a million electric vehicles annually within the decade.
Leah Williams - Jan 14, 2019
Since the Venezuelan president recently devalued its currency by 95%, locas are turning to cryptocurrency technology as a more stable store of value and means to transact
Samantha Costanzo - Feb 18, 2019
In an effort to revitalize its basketball sneaker category, Puma named Jay-Z its creative director on Monday.
Rick Docksai - Feb 18, 2019
Amazon's purchase of online pharmacy retailer PillPack has some investors fearing that the e-commerce giant.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 15, 2019
Reports state that Apple is getting closer to creating its own processors.
Lliane Hunter - Feb 15, 2019
Competition heats up among top cloud providers to deliver more consumer friendly AI products.
Rick Docksai - Feb 11, 2019
Iran's currency has dropped nearly 50% in value over the last six months--in large part because of the return of U.S. sanctions--and Iranian merchants held a mass strike Monday to protest it.
Leah Williams - Feb 09, 2019
A new Bluetooth encryption bug could let nearby hackers monitor and steal your data.
Samantha Costanzo - Feb 09, 2019
Beyonce and Jay-Z's latest album,-Everything is Love, has been released on Spotify Premium, Apple Music, and Amazon Music.
Joseph Scalise - Feb 09, 2019
A group of researchers have created a new metalens that could help make optical devices much more efficient.
Leah Williams - Feb 07, 2019
With a free version offering limitless messages and shareable storage, Microsoft's Teams software gains a leading edge over Slack.
Leah Williams - Feb 05, 2019
Site Isolation separates each renderer process in the latest Chrome browser, implementing a dedicated method for all websites to limit sharing processes.
Leah Williams - Feb 04, 2019
Chat App Line holds the prospect that a self-innovated crypto token will solve its user growth dilemma.
Leah Williams - Jan 28, 2019
Tech giant Apple Inc. confirmed the acquirement of Longmont, Colorado-based Akonia Holographics.
Leah Williams - Jan 28, 2019
Hot Chips highlights the race to new architectures as Esperanto Tech procures David Glasco and Dan Bailey as its new vice president of engineering and senior director of engineering, respectively.
Leah Williams - Jan 25, 2019
North Korea has reportedly hacked a cryptocurrency exchange with a 'first' macOS and Windows malware.
Leah Williams - Jan 23, 2019
Tech titan Apple Inc. inches closer to a $1T market cap as the company prepares to unveil a new generation of iPhones this month.
Joseph Scalise - Jan 23, 2019
Scientists have developed a new type of beer that is created without using any hops.
Leah Williams - Jan 21, 2019
Google aims to put military veterans back to work with new tools that highlight their businesses and locate employment opportunities.
Samantha Costanzo - Jan 17, 2019
MoviePass is now curating a daily list of six movies for which the pass can be used.
Harry Marcolis - Jan 17, 2019
Tech giants such as Google and Facebook are employing underhand tactics to get peoples' brains hooked to smartphones.
Vicky Webb - Jan 15, 2019
Twenty years after a supercomputer won a chess game against a human world champion, a Google-owned artificial-intelligence system has outdone the world's top human in the board game Go.
Susan Konig - Jan 15, 2019
"Black Panther" is no longer the top-ranking box office, but it is the top-grossing superhero movie of all time.
Leah Williams - Jan 15, 2019
The partnership ended in late 2017, with recent news revealing the cancellation of the VR camera project.
Sonnet Swire - Jan 14, 2019
Though Facebook said it couldn't conclusively identify the source of the phony pages, company officials said they resembled the activity of the Kremlin-connected Internet Research Agency.
Leah Williams - Jan 11, 2019
With a current status of 1.8 million apps in China and much scrutiny against unbanned material that existed, Apple has decided to remove illegal apps that are not permitted on the App Store in China.
Leah Williams - Jan 09, 2019
Twitter's recent blog post discusses a profound decision to hinder third-party apps, claiming to only hinder 1% of its developers.
Samantha Costanzo - Jan 09, 2019
Users who cancelled recently are receiving a message that they have been resubscribed, and many report having a difficult time cancelling again.
Samantha Costanzo - Jan 07, 2019
The collections look strangely similar to palettes from Juvia's Place, which is owned by Chichi Eburu.
Leah Williams - Jan 07, 2019
Samsung releases an update to its Wi-Fi product line, using AI-based mesh wifi tech from Plume Design to provide better connectivity to an entire home or office.
Leah Williams - Dec 29, 2018
As Minds migrates to ethereum, the new partnership now enables users to attach their addresses to a top-level domain name, helping identify their assets, wallets, and services.
Rick Docksai - Dec 28, 2018
Uber announced that it is shutting down its self-driving truck program, the latest of several reductions to the company's self-driving vehicle efforts since a fatal collision in Tempe, Arizona, in May.
Leah Williams - Dec 27, 2018
The Honda Civic enters its third model year after starting off its 10th generation with Sensing technology, including automated braking system and forward collision warnings.
Leah Williams - Dec 22, 2018
Facial recognition software used by Microsoft has been improved to detect individuals of all skin contrasts.
Rick Docksai - Dec 22, 2018
A New York resident is suing Canada Dry over its Ginger Ale, complaining that it doesn't have real ginger in it as advertised.
Rick Docksai - Dec 22, 2018
Amazon's warehouse employees frequently get injured and are denied care and compensation following their injuries, a Guardian investigation found.
Leah Williams - Dec 19, 2018
Forfeiting to Venmo, PayPal, Zelle, and Square Cash, a Snapchat spokesperson has confirmed the end of Snapcash.
Leah Williams - Dec 17, 2018
The Cottagers have been actively strengthening their squad, finalizing a busy transfer by the deadline with five new signings in preparation for Premier League life.
Leah Williams - Dec 13, 2018
Completely dominating online streaming viewership, Fortnite has gained over $1 billion in revenue with in-app purchases.
Leah Williams - Dec 11, 2018
Corning's Gorilla Glass 6 has been redesigned to include an extra "level of armor", helping the material to survive both repetitive drops and protect mobile devices from higher heights.
Leah Williams - Dec 11, 2018
America's leading home automation producer of security systems, Nest, loses its CEO Marwan Fawaz as employees pressure the company for improved leadership.
Leah Williams - Dec 05, 2018
Giphy brings a library of animated GIFs to the Amazon-owned game streaming service Twitch for the first time.
Leah Williams - Dec 05, 2018
Google takes initiatives to appeal the court verdict, claiming the EU ignored Android's competition against iPhones.
Samantha Costanzo - Dec 04, 2018
The lawsuit claims that the brand's food contains a chemical often found in herbicides and is therefore not "natural," as it is advertised.
Leah Williams - Dec 02, 2018
Touch sensors and Full Active LCD indicates manufacturers will have bezels as thin as 0.5mm.
Rick Docksai - Dec 02, 2018
U.S. consumers' demand for organic produce is growing by 20% a year, and while U.S. farmers struggle to catch up.
Leah Williams - Dec 02, 2018
Deep integration services, using voice technology and speech recognition, will not incorporate visual responses from Alexa.
Leah Williams - Dec 02, 2018
Logitech is growing its list of hardware brands with the acquisition of California-based Blue Microphones for $117 million in an all-cash deal.
Leah Williams - Nov 30, 2018
Stewart Butterfield's startup will subsume Atlassian's corporate chat tools to take on Microsoft.
Samantha Costanzo - Nov 30, 2018
Warner Bros. studios plans to construct an aerial tramway that will transport visitors from its studio lots to the famed Hollywood sign.
Leah Williams - Nov 30, 2018
As the transportation company awaits a permit to incorporate the scooter technology into its public services, Lyft's spokesman DJ Khaled receives an electric scooter for his upcoming tour promotion.
Leah Williams - Nov 24, 2018
An impoverished island off the coast of Africa demonstrates the fastest broadband internet speed, superseding more advances countries by 24.9 megabits per second.