Amid Unprecedented Controversy, W3C Greenlights DRM for the Web
Early today, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) standards body publicly announced its intention to publish Encrypted Media Extensions ...
By in archive | July 8th, 2017
Microsoft Revamps Its Global Sales Team
Company doesn’t disclose job cuts, though layoffs in thousands are still expected....
By in archive | July 5th, 2017
The road to Java 9: Modular Java finally gets OK’d
IBM, Eclipse Foundation, Red Hat, and others decide to stand out of the way of the controversial technology’s deployment in Java 9...
By in archive | July 3rd, 2017
RESEARCHERS FOUND THEY COULD HACK ENTIRE WIND FARMS
For the past two years, Staggs and his fellow researchers at the University of Tulsa have been systematically hacking wind farms around...
By in archive | July 2nd, 2017
Dubai Police to deploy robotic patrols
Self-driving mini police vehicles will use biometrics to scan crowds and identify criminals, or suspects ...
By in archive | June 30th, 2017
Aquila’s successful second flight: Another step forward in bringing the world closer together
Just after dawn on May 22, Facebook reached another exciting and important milestone for the Aquila program — completing the successf...
By in archive | June 30th, 2017
Wireless Gecko SoC now supports full bluetooth 5 connectivity
Silicon Labs expands its Wireless Gecko system-on-chip (SoC) portfolio with new multiband SoCs supporting full Bluetooth 5 connectivity...
By in archive | June 25th, 2017
Microsoft Teams gets School Data Sync, OneNote class notebooks, education apps, and assignment management
Microsoft today updated Microsoft Teams with four classroom features “designed to help schools achieve more together.” ...
By in archive | June 25th, 2017
Google will stop scanning your Gmail messages to sell targeted ads
Google will stop its long-standing practice of scanning the contents of individual Gmail users for advertising purposes, the company an...
By in archive | June 24th, 2017
Home robot Kuri can now recognize pets, see and stream in HD
The domestic robot that looks like an extra cut from Disney’s Wall-E is coming along nicely, after debuting at CES this year with a H...
By in archive | June 22nd, 2017