Sunday, 30 April 2017

Amid Brick-and-Mortar Travails, a Tipping Point for Amazon in Apparel


By NICK WINGFIELD via NYT Technology

Detailing Amazon’s Custom-Clothing Patent


By NICK WINGFIELD and KELLY COUTURIER via NYT Technology

Amid Brick-and-Mortar Travails, a Tipping Point for Amazon in Apparel


By NICK WINGFIELD via NYT Technology

Apple’s Stock Races Ahead as Investors Bet on New iPhones


By VINDU GOEL via NYT Technology

Guy Mods A Pretty Slick Looking Clear iPhone 7


Guy Mods A Pretty Slick Looking Clear iPhone 7 via Digg

NASA is running out of space suits - and it’s years away from having new ones ready


NASA is running out of space suits - and it’s years away from having new ones ready via Digg

Put Your Hands Inside This Sink And Two Whirlpools Of Water Will Wash Them For You


Put Your Hands Inside This Sink And Two Whirlpools Of Water Will Wash Them For You via Digg

Saturday, 29 April 2017

The Case for Making Artificial Intelligence Conscious


The Case for Making Artificial Intelligence Conscious via Digg

Who’ll Be the First to Meld With the Machines? Diabetics


Who’ll Be the First to Meld With the Machines? Diabetics via Digg

The World of Pokémon Fan Games Has Become A Minefield


The World of Pokémon Fan Games Has Become A Minefield via Digg

Farhad’s and Superior Mike’s Week in Tech: There’s No Flying Car


By FARHAD MANJOO and MICHAEL J. de la MERCED via NYT Technology

Let’s Do the Shocking Physics of Why Power Lines Sag


Let’s Do the Shocking Physics of Why Power Lines Sag via Digg

Why Do I Hate Talking to My Phone?


Why Do I Hate Talking to My Phone? via Digg

Friday, 28 April 2017

This "Cloaking Technology" That Blacks Out Screens Inside Conference Rooms Seems Pretty Cool


This "Cloaking Technology" That Blacks Out Screens Inside Conference Rooms Seems Pretty Cool via Digg

Slack is now a dating app—and it’s a really bad idea


Slack is now a dating app—and it’s a really bad idea via Digg

‘10 Concerts’ Facebook Meme May Reveal More Than Musical Tastes


By CHRISTOPHER MELE and DANIEL VICTOR via NYT Technology

Daily Report: Cloud Computing Asserts Itself


By JIM KERSTETTER via NYT Technology

‘10 Concerts’ Facebook Meme May Reveal More Than Musical Tastes


By CHRISTOPHER MELE and DANIEL VICTOR via NYT Technology

Running macOS and Windows 10 on the Same Computer


By J. D. BIERSDORFER via NYT Technology

ISS Daily Summary Report – 4/27/2017


ISS Daily Summary Report – 4/27/2017 via NASA

Flying Cars Are (Still) Coming: Should We Believe The Hype?


Flying Cars Are (Still) Coming: Should We Believe The Hype? via Digg

Meet the People Who Train the Robots (to Do Their Own Jobs)


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI via NYT Technology

Thursday, 27 April 2017

The race to build the world’s first sex robot


The race to build the world’s first sex robot via Digg

Press the Button


Press the Button via Digg

Google Spins Up Its First Servers In Cuba


Google Spins Up Its First Servers In Cuba via Digg

Are Your Buying Habits Remotely Ethical? This Bank Account Will Tell You


Are Your Buying Habits Remotely Ethical? This Bank Account Will Tell You via Digg

Cloud Produces Sunny Earnings at Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet


By NICK WINGFIELD, DAVID STREITFELD and STEVE LOHR via NYT Technology

Uber Executive Steps Back From Self-Driving Cars During Waymo Legal Fight


By MIKE ISAAC via NYT Technology

Uber’s head of self-driving cars, accused of stealing a competitor’s secrets, just stepped aside


Steven Overly via Washington Post Innovations

Google Is Super Secretive About Its Anti-Aging Research. No One Knows Why.


Google Is Super Secretive About Its Anti-Aging Research. No One Knows Why. via Digg

A Trick That Hides Censored Websites Inside Cat Videos


A Trick That Hides Censored Websites Inside Cat Videos via Digg

Daily Report: Time For Another Net Neutrality Fight


By JIM KERSTETTER via NYT Technology

Let Your Fingers Do the Walking (Back)


By J. D. BIERSDORFER via NYT Technology

Hackers exploited Word flaw for months while Microsoft investigated


Hackers exploited Word flaw for months while Microsoft investigated via Digg

'World's Most Secure' Email Service Is Easily Hackable


'World's Most Secure' Email Service Is Easily Hackable via Digg

How Do CAPTCHA Puzzles Work?


How Do CAPTCHA Puzzles Work? via Digg

ISS Daily Summary Report – 4/26/2017


ISS Daily Summary Report – 4/26/2017 via NASA

Hey, Computer Scientists! Stop Hating on the Humanities


Hey, Computer Scientists! Stop Hating on the Humanities via Digg

A Hardware Renaissance Grows in Brooklyn — and Elsewhere


By STEVE LOHR via NYT Technology

Uber’s ‘fingerprinting’ of iPhones after users delete app has sparked an FTC complaint


Steven Overly via Washington Post Innovations

Nintendo Switch sells 2.74 million units in first month


Nintendo Switch sells 2.74 million units in first month via Digg

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Smartphone camera shootout: Galaxy S8 vs. iPhone 7, Google Pixel, and LG G6


Smartphone camera shootout: Galaxy S8 vs. iPhone 7, Google Pixel, and LG G6 via Digg

Net Neutrality Would Loosen Under F.C.C. Chairman’s Plan


By CECILIA KANG via NYT Technology

Daily Report: Facebook Has a Bug. Can It Be Fixed?


By JIM KERSTETTER via NYT Technology

Sharing More Than 140 Characters on Twitter


By J. D. BIERSDORFER via NYT Technology

The Difficulties of Reporting When China Limits Your Internet


By JANE PERLEZ via NYT Technology

WIRED Next List 2017: 20 Tech Visionaries Who Are Creating the Future of Business


WIRED Next List 2017: 20 Tech Visionaries Who Are Creating the Future of Business via Digg

Meet Chris Vickery, the internet's data breach hunter


Meet Chris Vickery, the internet's data breach hunter via Digg

Twitter’s Business Shrinks, but Investors See a Glimmer of Hope


By MIKE ISAAC via NYT Technology

ISS Daily Summary Report – 4/25/2017


ISS Daily Summary Report – 4/25/2017 via NASA