• Tesla refutes claims in racial harassment lawsuit filed by one of its workers
    by Jon Russell on 28th March 2017 at 6:56 am

     Tesla has refuted the contents of a lawsuit filed by an employee who alleges that he was the victim of racial harassment and discrimination while working at the company. DeWitt Lambert, a 44-year-old black man working on the assembly line at Tesla’s California-based plant, claimed in a suit that he was “subjected to racial slurs and lewd behavior” from co-workers for… Read Mor […]

  • Didi Chuxing is reportedly considering a $6 billion investment backed by SoftBank Group
    by Catherine Shu on 28th March 2017 at 6:07 am

     Didi Chuxing, the largest ride sharing app in China, is deliberating a proposed $6 billion investment backed by SoftBank Group, according to a report in Bloomberg. Read Mor […]

  • Crunch Report | Creator of Android Teases Bezel-less Smartphone
    by Khaled "Tito" Hamze on 28th March 2017 at 3:00 am

    The creator of Android, Andy Rubin, teases a photo of a new smartphone his company has been working on, Facebook officially launches Town Hall for contacting government reps and Spotify buys content recommendation startup MightyTV. All this on Crunch Report. Read Mor […]

  • Between robots’ ‘safe’ and ‘unsafe’ zones, a sort of robot friend zone proposed
    by Devin Coldewey on 28th March 2017 at 12:21 am

     It goes without saying that working with robots and heavy machinery is more than a little dangerous. While better practices and ethical companies are still less common than they should be, smarter robots are another, parallel solution. German research outfit Fraunhofer suggests an intuitive model for human-robot collaboration in industrial settings. Read Mor […]

  • TechCrunch decides: The best and worst emoji of Unicode 10.0
    by Devin Coldewey on 27th March 2017 at 10:41 pm

     The always reliable Emojipedia (they have one job and they do it well (actually it’s a complex beat)) has posted the final list of emoji that will be included in the Unicode 10.0 release this June. There’s a bunch of great stuff in here if you like fantasy creatures and inclusion. But there are a couple clunkers, too. Let’s look at the best and worst of today’s emoji crop. Read Mor […]

  • Airobotics scores authorization to fly autonomous drones in Israel
    by Lora Kolodny on 27th March 2017 at 10:16 pm

     A startup based in Petah Tikva, Israel, Airobotics, has scored the right to fly drones autonomously for business purposes in Israel. The Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI) was the first in the world to authorize commercial, fully unmanned drone flights in their nation’s airspace. Read Mor […]

  • Samsung will sell a refurbished version of the Note 7 to address environmental concerns
    by Brian Heater on 27th March 2017 at 9:46 pm

     The final chapter of Samsung’s lengthy Note 7 saga apparently has yet to be written. Following pressure from environmental groups that culminated with a on-site protester at the company’s Mobile World Congress press event, Samsung has confirmed its intentions to re-release the Note 7 back into the wild in refurbished form. Read Mor […]

  • ESA shows off sweet new renders of the Exomars 2020 rover
    by Devin Coldewey on 27th March 2017 at 9:07 pm

     Late last year the European Space Agency doubled down on its Mars mission, dedicating half a billion euros to the next phase of its Exomars 2020 program — and now we are seeing the benefits of that enormous investment: a pretty awesome new render of the rover they plan to deploy to the Martian surface. Read Mor […]

  • GoDaddy doubles down on ‘The Internet’ in a marketing collaboration with Onion Labs
    by Anthony Ha on 27th March 2017 at 8:34 pm

     Good news for fans of GoDaddy’s Easter Egg-filled Super Bowl ad: The company has launched an entire campaign around the ad’s star, “The Internet.” Read Mor […]

  • Elon Musk’s Neuralink wants to boost the brain to keep up with AI
    by Darrell Etherington on 27th March 2017 at 8:22 pm

     Serial entrepreneur Elon Musk has a new company — Neuralink — focused on developing the capabilities of the brain through technological augmentation. It’s been known for some time that Musk was working on brain-computer interface tech as a means to help ensure humans can keep pace with the accelerating development of artificial intelligence. Read Mor […]

  • See you on Wednesday in Boulder
    by John Biggs on 27th March 2017 at 8:22 pm

     A reminder that I’ll be holding a micro-meetup at Boomtown on Broadway in Boulder, Colorado on Wednesday, March 29th at 7pm. Companies will have 2 minutes to pitch in front of two local judges and then 2 minutes of questions. No slides, no props, no costumes (Ok, maybe costumes.) Boomtown is at 2060 Broadway B1 in the basement. To get there, park around Spruce and Broadway and it’s… Read Mor […]

  • Google is fighting with Symantec over encrypting the internet
    by Kate Conger on 27th March 2017 at 7:07 pm

     Google, which has accused Symantec and its partners of misissuing tens of thousands of certificates for encrypted web connections, quietly announced Thursday that it’s downgrading the level and length of trust Chrome will place in certificates issued by Symantec. Encrypted web connections — HTTPS connections like those on banking sites, login pages or news sites like this one… Read Mor […]

  • Facebook hires Apple veteran to lead virtual reality hardware efforts at Oculus
    by Lucas Matney on 27th March 2017 at 7:01 pm

     Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants the company to own the future of virtual reality, and in the short term that means putting a lot of VR headsets on a lot of faces. To do so, the company is hiring Michael Hillman, a 15-year veteran of Apple, to lead the VR product roadmap for Oculus as head of VR hardware. Read Mor […]

  • Google Play pilot test in US introduces a ‘free app of the week’ section
    by Sarah Perez on 27th March 2017 at 6:21 pm

     Apple began offering a “free app of the week” back in 2012 as a means of highlighting some of the App Store’s best titles and encouraging users to start downloading. Google, belatedly, is following in Apple’s footsteps with its own newly launched “free app of the week” section on Google Play. However, we understand that Google has not yet committed to… Read Mor […]

  • With a service that donates to the ACLU when Trump tweets, Make Tweets Great Again is a prime example of apps as activism
    by Jonathan Shieber on 27th March 2017 at 6:12 pm

     Earlier this month, Sarah Silverman tweeted about a new website called Make Tweets Great Again that had sprung up to give money to the ACLU every time President Donald Trump dropped a tweet bomb from his personal account. The project is a prime example of a newfound “apptivism” from coders and developers across the Web. Read Mor […]

  • Faraday Future cancels plans to build an assembly factory in California
    by Darrell Etherington on 27th March 2017 at 6:11 pm

     Faraday Future, the would-be Tesla rival facing well-documented challenges in terms of capitalization and efforts to bring its first production vehicle to market, has scrapped plans to construct an assembly facility and “experience center” (read: showroom) in Vallejo, California on Mare Island. Read Mor […]

  • Apple opens lottery registration for WWDC 2017
    by Romain Dillet on 27th March 2017 at 5:47 pm

     Developers, let’s see if you’re in luck this year and get a ticket for Apple’s developer conference, WWDC 2017. While tickets cost $1,599, there are just too many people who want to go to the conference to accommodate them all. For the past few years, Apple has run a lottery to select ticket holders. The lottery is opening now for WWDC 2017. You have until March 31 at 10 AM… Read Mor […]

  • Apple releases iOS 10.3 as well as macOS, watchOS and tvOS updates
    by Romain Dillet on 27th March 2017 at 5:32 pm

     It’s patch day at Apple. The company just released four new versions of its four operating systems for all its devices — iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4, watchOS 3.2 and tvOS 10.2. Some of those updates are more important than others. Read Mor […]

  • Android creator Andy Rubin teases first look at Essential’s bezel-less smartphone
    by Lucas Matney on 27th March 2017 at 5:20 pm

     We finally have a peek at the smartphone that Android co-founder Andy Rubin and his team have been building. Today, Rubin tweeted out a teaser photo of the yet-to-be-named device emerging from his stealth startup.I'm really excited about how this is shaping up. Eager to get it in more people's hands… pic.twitter.com/LRzQCFSKTm — Andy Rubin (@Arubin) March 27… Read Mor […]

  • PlayStation 4 Pro’s Media Player gets 4K MP4 video support
    by Darrell Etherington on 27th March 2017 at 5:08 pm

     The PlayStation 4 Pro just got an update that makes it an even better companion for a 4K TV set. An update to the native PlayStation Media Player app will enable 4K video playback, for files in mp4 format saved on either a USB drive or kept in a home server the PS4 Pro hardware con communicate with. Not that if you’ve got a drive attached to your PS4 Pro that’s formatted to act as… Read Mor […]

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