Facebook mired in controversy over capital structure change

Facebook Mired in Controversy over Capital Structure Change

Late last summer Facebook's started going through a major change in capital structure that would allow Mark Zuckerberg to retain control over the company. The motion was passed in April, but it seems that the move...
AirPods face Bluetooth challenge

Apple Fails to Release AirPods, Technical Difficulties with Bluetooth Reported

More than three months after Apple announced AirPods - its wireless Bluetooth earphones - the company has failed to deliver. Literally.In a recent Wall Street Journal report, the core of the problem seems to be...
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder passes legislation to allow autonomous vehicles to operate on public roads

Autonomous Cars Now Legal on Michigan Roads. Did Gov. Snyder Jump the Gun?

In a surprise move on Friday, the governor of Michigan passed a set of laws allowing autonomous vehicles to operate on the state's roadways.According to a University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute project manager Brandon Schoettle:"As far...
FitBit completes Pebble acquisition

How Will FitBit’s Acquisition of Pebble Affect its Kickstarter Backers?

Earlier this month we reported that fitness tracking products company FitBit could be in talks to acquire its younger peer company, Pebble. Two days ago, FitBit confirmed what we heard, that it had completed the...
Windows 10 Creators Update Build 14986 released to Insiders

Windows 10 Creators Update Preview Build 14986 Pushed to Windows 10 PCs

Microsoft has been dropping preview builds for the Windows 10 Creators Update for a while now. On December 7, they pushed Build 14986 for PCs, which possibly has the most new features of any...
virtual reality in 2027

Virtual Reality will become a Hallucinogenic in 10 Years, if Microsoft is Right

Microsoft has come out saying that virtual reality will soon become so immersive that it has the power to take VR users on hallucinogenic "trips."Reminiscent of an experience akin to taking LSD, a powerful...
samsung to supply tesla with semiconductors for self-driving technology

Samsung to Supply Chips to Tesla Motors for Driverless Technology

According to Country Caller, a report in Electronic Times, a South Korean site, shows that Samsung will soon sign a deal with Tesla Motors to supply semiconductor chips for the latter's self-driving tech.No details...
You could get banned as an Uber rider

How Not to Get Banned from Using Uber: Car-hailing Don’ts for U.S. Riders

If you thought only drivers could get banned from ever getting on Uber, you're mistaken. The company has now made it explicitly clear how they expect their customers to behave when riding in an Uber...
Google Assistant gets API access

Google Assistant to Get Smarter with Third Party Input for Conversation Actions

Alphabet has now opened up its Google Assistant to third-party developers via tools known as Actions on Google, which will allow developers to create 'conversation actions' and 'direct actions' that can leverage Google Assistant's artificial...
Qualcomm vs. Apple

Microsoft and Qualcomm to Create “Cellular PC” With Windows 10 on ARM

By now, every Microsoft follower knows that the company's plans for the mobile space no longer follow traditional lines. The fact that they look at mobility in an entirely different way from Apple or...