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Watch the Senate’s open hearing on Russian election interference Thursday

By | 2017-03-30T14:50:11+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Android|

With its House counterpart imploding thanks to the late-night excursions and executive coziness of its chairman Devin Nunes, the Senate Select Intelligence Committee soldiers on in its investigation of Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election. After the bombshell that the Trump campaign is in fact under FBI investigation dropped during the early moments of the

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Your next smartphone is not going to be a revolution

By | 2017-03-30T03:27:34+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Samsung|

Samsung promised a revolution today. The company opened today’s Unpacked event by contextualizing the history of mobile phones, from the 1980s to today. The conceit was simple: Today’s big announcement marks a step in cell phone evolution akin to the jump from the Zack Morris brick to the flip phone or the clamshell

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Waymo pursued arbitration with Anthony Levandowski before it sued Uber

By | 2017-03-30T01:01:50+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Google|

Google’s self-driving car unit, Waymo, pursued arbitration against one of its star engineers last fall before filing a lawsuit in February against his current employer, Uber, for theft of trade secrets. Waymo claims that its former employee Anthony Levandowski stole 14,000 confidential documents before leaving to start the self-driving truck company Otto, which was

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Unlocked Galaxy S8 and S8+ arrive in the US on May 9

By | 2017-03-30T17:48:42+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: GSM|

If you want to grab a Galaxy S8 or S8+ from a US carrier, we've already told you what to expect in terms of pricing and release dates. But what if you want to buy unlocked? Best Buy has thankfully been nice enough to answer that question. The retailer has revealed both the

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Galaxy S8’s Bixby will only understand US English and Korean at launch

By | 2017-03-30T16:06:34+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: GSM|

One of the big selling points for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be the built-in Bixby virtual assistant, at least according to Samsung's presentation. After all, the company even added a physical button for it. So with that said, you'd expect it to support many different languages. Well, in that case you'd

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Google has already sold 2.1 million Pixels, report says

By | 2017-03-30T15:03:59+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: GSM|

Given their disastrous stock situation that has existed from launch and even up until this day, you may have been wondering whether Google's Pixels have been very successful in terms of sales or the company simply chose not to make enough. Today we get sort of an answer for that. As you may

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Facebook will launch group chatbots at F8

By | 2017-03-30T00:18:13+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Facebook|

Facebook will reveal at its F8 conference a new class of group bots that work inside Messenger group chats. These group bots can keep users informed about real-time news such as a sports game’s progress, e-commerce deliveries and more, according to three sources familiar with the development of the feature. Facebook is already

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Picture yourself as a space tourist in these Blue Origin capsule interior shots

By | 2017-03-30T12:42:59+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Android|

One of the best parts of writing about transportation tech is that I get to reiterate my desire to go to space – again, for the record, if you’ll have me Blue Origin I would like to go to space. Especially now that I’ve seen the luxuriously appointed interiors of your New Glenn

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Lyft Shuttle is an experimental new Lyft Line feature that works like a bus route

By | 2017-03-30T10:32:56+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Android|

Lyft has a new offering in testing called Shuttle, which is part of its Lyft Line commuter ride sharing option, and which operates along a set route with specific pickup and drop-off points. The trial for Shuttle is currently on offer in San Francisco and Chicago, and is intended to offer increased reliability

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MIT team urges Trump to secure electric grid, financial sector from cyber threat

By | 2017-03-30T08:55:19+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Android|

In a new 50 page report, a team of MIT cybersecurity researchers asserts that the most vital economic systems in the U.S. are essentially defenseless, imploring the Trump administration to do something about it instead of just waiting for everything to come crashing down. Our nation’s core industries, much like anything connected to the internet,

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