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KweliTV is Netflix for black people, by black people, starring black people

By | 2018-01-08T00:57:00+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: Android|

Kweli.tv aims to be the go-to streaming media platform for black filmmakers all over the world to share their content and make money from its distribution. KweliTV handpicks all of its content, with 98 percent of the content having been official selections at film festivals worldwide. “There are a lot of really great

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Here’s how to stream the Golden Globes tonight

By | 2018-01-07T23:53:56+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: Android|

Tonight for the first time the Golden Globes are being live-streamed, meaning you can watch it even if you aren’t in front of a TV. The show is being hosted by Seth Meyers and coverage starts at 5pm PT / pm ET. Here’s how to watch: If you’re a cord-cutter you’ll be able

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DraftKings is testing a fantasy contest focused on a single NFL game

By | 2018-01-07T22:53:19+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: Android|

A few days ago DraftKings announced an NFL product called Showdown, which lets you play in a fantasy football contest centered around just a single football game. This means that all your players will be drafted from just the two teams playing in that game. Lineups will consist of only six players –

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More long term greed… Tim O’Reilly’s recipe for a successful 2018

By | 2018-01-07T19:32:29+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: Android|

Andrew Keen is the author of three books: Cult of the Amateur, Digital Vertigo and The Internet Is Not The Answer. He produces Futurecast, and is the host of Keen On. More posts by this contributor: Few entrepreneurs are more universally respected in tech than Tim O’Reilly, the founder and CEO of O’Reilly Media and author of WTF: What’s

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NSA Contractor Pleads Guilty in Embarrassing Leak Case

By | 2018-01-08T06:14:29+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: CyberSecurity|

A former contractor for the US National Security Agency's elite hacking group has agreed to plead guilty to removing classified documents in a case that highlighted a series of disastrous leaks of top-secret NSA materials.  Harold Martin, who reportedly worked for an NSA unit focused on hacking into target computer systems around the

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US National Security Agency Chief to Retire

By | 2018-01-08T04:26:32+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: CyberSecurity|

National Security Agency Director Admiral Mike Rogers, the US signals intelligence czar, plans to retire within months after a four-year term scarred by damaging leaks, US intelligence sources confirmed Friday. Rogers, who has led the NSA and its sister agency, the US Cyber Command, for four years, told staff in an internal letter

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ZeuS Variant Abuses Legitimate Developer’s Website

By | 2018-01-08T02:41:37+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: CyberSecurity|

The official website of Ukraine-based accounting software developer Crystal Finance Millennium (CFM) was abused for the distribution of a variant of the ZeuS banking Trojan, Talos reports. The vector is similar to that used in the NotPetya attack in the summer of 2017, when a malicious actor abused the update server of tax

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The cryptocurrency bubble is strangling innovation

By | 2018-01-07T15:15:08+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: Android|

Sure, fine, maybe it’s a bubble. OK it’s definitely a bubble, but that’s a good thing, a bubble brings attention and investment in infrastructure, which breeds real innovation. Right? Look at the dot-com boom. A lot of people lost a whole lot of paper money, but it brought us a cheap worldwide fiber

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Top 10 trending phones of week 1

By | 2018-01-07T23:57:23+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

As we welcomed the New Year Xiaomi Mi A1 remains on top of our trending smartphones chart, extending its streak to four weeks. The yet-to-be announced Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 took second. Previous rumors said this one wasn't coming at all, but this week new reports said it's still on the cards, which

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Weekly poll: which 2018 features are you most excited about?

By | 2018-01-07T13:08:06+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

As we say goodbye to 2017, we’re already curious to see what 2018 will bring. It’s too early to tell what the big trends in smartphones will be this year but we might have an inkling. For example, most flagships – and even many mid-rangers – have dual cameras now. To stand out,

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