Six months after its October launch in the United States, Amazon Fire TV Stick with Amazon Alexa built into the remote is finally making its appearance in the United Kingdom. The streaming TV dongle is now available for pre-order on...
Cybersecurity company and antivirus maker Kaspersky Lab has finally released the long-awaited KasperskyOS, a purpose-built operating system specifically for Internet of Things connected devices, embedded systems, network devices and industrial control systems.This isn't your run-of-the-mill operating system. With cybersecurity...
After agreeing to pay $4.8 billion to acquire key Yahoo assets, Verizon Communications has now reduced its offering by $350 million, or more than 7% off the original price. The deal was originally confirmed in July 2016, and included...
As the race at the top of the cloud computing industry heats up, Amazon and Microsoft are both making subtle moves that have all the necessary ingredients to shake up the industry in the near future. Until now, Amazon...
Google and Microsoft are joining hands in the fight against pirated content. A new report suggests that the companies are making a move in the UK to prevent users from watching pirated content - both downloadable and streaming.As part...
Snapchat has been the inspiration for many of the things Facebook has been doing of late. Facebook first brought the Stories functionality into Instagram after it saw the success Snapchat was enjoying. It then made the camera the focal point...
IBM Analytics is a monster unit in its own right. In 2016, IBM reported $19.5 billion in revenues from the segment.That’s more than the total revenue that a top tech company like Salesforce makes; in fact, it’s even...
According to a recent report by a JPMorgan analyst, Microsoft’s Infrastructure as a Service platform, Microsoft Azure, recorded $2.7 billion in revenues in 2016.We don’t really know how close that number is to the real one, but any...
About three months ago, we reported that Facebook was testing a new feature that would allow companies to post job openings on their Facebook pages, and accept applications directly through that channel. That feature is now being rolled out...
A recent article in Forbes by contributor Ewan Spence speculates on the possibility of Apple coming out with a transparent iPhone 8 in 2017.How realistic is that, and can Pokémon GO really hold the answer to a "virtually transparent" iPhone...
When chatbots were first introduced to us, they were a novelty that fit a specific niche like customer service and technical support. But chatbots aren't going to be the future of artificial intelligence in retail. The real push will...
A newly created app called Reverb, developed by RAIN Labs, brings Amazon Alexa right to your browser, as well as Mac, iOS and Android devices. The free app allows you to sign in to your Amazon account and start...
Since earlier today there have been images circulated in the media of what is supposedly a Surface Pro 5 photo leak by none other than Microsoft itself. Microsoft's news website for France contains the following image of what could be...
It’s kind of odd that a lot of people are talking about how this company or that company is going to end Amazon’s supremacy in cloud computing.Late last year Oracle’s co-founder Larry Ellison made a hue and cry...
Beam, the new game broadcasting feature that first appeared on Insider builds of Windows 10 Creators Update is now available to Xbox One as well, for Xbox Insiders. With a few simple clicks and customizations, you can broadcast your...