They say that bad things happen in threes, but for Yahoo Inc., that's an understatement. After entering into an agreement with Verizon to sell off its core assets for $4.8 billion, Yahoo has been facing a number of issues. The...
Everybody's been waiting for the major Windows 10 update codenamed Redmond 2. So far, some builds have been released for Insider Preview, but the last one - build 14942 - has some interesting tweaks showing.The first of these is the...
Artificial Intelligence - An excel spreadsheet that can create a map from a table of data? A Word document that can find a graph you used in an other presentation after you forgot where you got it from? These are...
You know that artificial intelligence needs more direction when people start designing systems to do things that are generally reserved for creative minds. But that's exactly what they're doing at SONY CSL Research Laboratory with FlowMachines.Guided by human musician Benoît...
For the first time in more than a century, the United States Supreme Court will be presented with a design patent problem - the case of Apple Inc. Vs. Samsung Electronics. For years Apple and Samsung have been embroiled in...
The BMW i3 electric vehicle (EV) has finally been beaten in terms of energy efficiency by Toyota's Prius Prime. Launched in March 2016, the Prius Prime was estimated last month to give 124 MPGe (miles per gallon equivalent, or...
According to data released by Mobile Marketing firm Fiksu, iOS 10 adoption has been on fire since its launch on September 13. In 27 days since the release iOS 10 is installed on 67% of devices, better than the...
Facebook seems to be on a app-launching spree this month. First it was Marketplace, which connects buyers to sellers within local communities. Then came the Events from Facebook app, designed to enable users to stay on top of local...
Within a 48-hour period of launching the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL smartphones at its October 4 event, Google reportedly spent $3.2 million in television advertisements to promote the new smartphones.So, obviously, Google is very serious about pushing...
After a long period of speculation, BMW has confirmed the October 13 launch of its new 5-series luxury sedan. There are bound to be several styling changes to the exterior as well as enhancements inside the car, but the...
Chinese device maker LeEco wants to launch a range of smartphones for the U.S. market on the 19th of October, but someone at the company inadvertently listed the phones on the company's site well ahead of the actual launch.Fortunately,...
After a slew of safety-related incidents with the replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones, the company may stop production of the smartphone. Several U.S. carriers like Verizon and AT&T have already stopped selling these phones because of the risks of battery...
After buying up the competition in the form of Uber China, ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing is now one of the largest operators in the Chinese market. The company, founded by jet-set entrepreneur Cheng Wei, is now looking at technologies...
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk usually hints at new and exciting announcements from his company on his Twitter account. This time was no different, with Musk Tweeting this a few hours ago:"Tesla product unveiling on the 17th (unexpected by...
Samsung's Note 7 is a famous phone. Unfortunately, it's for all the wrong reasons. But Samsung's problems aside, we dug into this phenomenon of cell phone explosions and smartphone explosions a little bit, and we found some very interesting...
Comcast announced that it will roll out the second phase of data capping across 18 cities. This in addition to parts of 16 states that already have the cap enforced by the mass media conglomerate. As of November 1,...
Netflix original movies are now exploring the mass entertainment angle to provide entertainment to traditional movie-goers.Netflix has long been one of my favorite market disruptors. In the pecking order of tech disruptors of our generation, I put them right...
So far we've only seen the good side of artificial intelligence via its applications in the domains of healthcare analytics, autonomous driving technology, diagnostics and therapy assistance, smart home control and so on. But a new, evil side of...
Long after Microsoft acquired Yammer in 2012, we've been wondering how they're going to leverage a social application with a productivity one. That's now been made clear, with Microsoft announcing deep integration between Yammer and Office applications.The reason it's...
Amazon is developing yet another paid product along the lines of its current, fairly rudimentary, free music service for Amazon Prime members. We reported the possibility of this a few months ago, but The Verge now has reliable information...