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Google will start removing data-abusing Chrome extensions on October 15

GOOGLE WILL START REMOVING DATA-ABUSING CHROME EXTENSIONS ON OCTOBER 15

Google has set a deadline for developers to update their Chrome extensions to use the least amount of user data possible: October 15,...

Bad Yolk opens studio in Sweden with former Machine Games developers

BAD YOLK OPENS STUDIO IN SWEDEN WITH FORMER MACHINE GAMES DEVELOPERS

Bad Yolk has opened a new game studio in Sweden. It was founded by former Machine Games developers Michael Paixao and Joel Jonsson.

 
 
 
SuperData: League of Legends, Fortnite, and Honor of Kings rule June game rankings

SUPERDATA: LEAGUE OF LEGENDS, FORTNITE, AND HONOR OF KINGS RULE JUNE GAME RANKINGS

SuperData Research reported that League of Legends was No. 1 on PC in June revenues, with Fortnite ruling console and Honor of Kings...

Facebook researchers propose an AI assistant for Minecraft

FACEBOOK RESEARCHERS PROPOSE AN AI ASSISTANT FOR MINECRAFT

Facebook researchers propose in a paper building an intelligent assistant for Minecraft, which they argue is an ideal training ground...

 
 
 
Steam June Top 20: Bloodstained, My Friend Pedro, and 7 Early Access games bask in the sun

STEAM JUNE TOP 20: BLOODSTAINED, MY FRIEND PEDRO, AND 7 EARLY ACCESS GAMES BASK IN THE SUN

Valve is back with its Top 20 releases on Steam for June, and indies and Early Access games lead the way this month on the PC gaming...

LinkedIn is migrating to Microsoft Azure

LINKEDIN IS MIGRATING TO MICROSOFT AZURE

Microsoft-owned LinkedIn is moving its infrastructure to Azure as part of a multi-year migration, explains Mohak Shroff, LinkedIn's...

 
 
 
Alibaba opens to sellers in the U.S

ALIBABA OPENS TO SELLERS IN THE U.S

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba will now allow small businesses in the United States to sell on Alibaba.com, the company said on Tuesday.

Gen.G completes 13,000-square-foot esports training facility in Los Angeles

GEN.G COMPLETES 13,000-SQUARE-FOOT ESPORTS TRAINING FACILITY IN LOS ANGELES

Gen.G has completed its 13,000-square-feet training facility and headquarters in Los Angeles, which is becoming the hub of esports...

 
 
 
Google debuts better transcription, endless streaming, and more in Contact Center AI

GOOGLE DEBUTS BETTER TRANSCRIPTION, ENDLESS STREAMING, AND MORE IN CONTACT CENTER AI

Google bolstered its nascent Contact Center AI service with a raft of features that vastly improve speech recognition accuracy.

Cambridge Touch Technologies raises $10 million to let you text underwater

CAMBRIDGE TOUCH TECHNOLOGIES RAISES $10 MILLION TO LET YOU TEXT UNDERWATER

Cambridge Touch Technologies, a startup developing pressure-sensitive touch tech for device displays, has raised $10 million in venture...

 
 
 
Lyft releases open source data set for autonomous vehicle development

LYFT RELEASES OPEN SOURCE DATA SET FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE DEVELOPMENT

Lyft has released an open source data set for autonomous vehicle development, following the example set by Waymo and others.

Apple clearly wants Intel's 5G modem business, but for an odd reason

APPLE CLEARLY WANTS INTEL'S 5G MODEM BUSINESS, BUT FOR AN ODD REASON

A deal between Apple and Intel for the latter's 5G modem work is almost a given, but the likely reason for the billion-dollar deal...

 
 
 
Pandora's voice assistant launches for everyone

PANDORA'S VOICE ASSISTANT LAUNCHES FOR EVERYONE

Voice Mode, Pandora's voice assistant, rolls out to Pandora app users on all platforms following a limited January launch.

Inventables raises $11.5 million for 3D carving hardware and design software

INVENTABLES RAISES $11.5 MILLION FOR 3D CARVING HARDWARE AND DESIGN SOFTWARE

One stated goal of Chicago-based Inventables, which raised $11.5 million in series C funding, is to democratize 3D carving.

 
 
 
Amazon's Skill Flow Builder simplifies story-based game development for Alexa

AMAZON'S SKILL FLOW BUILDER SIMPLIFIES STORY-BASED GAME DEVELOPMENT FOR ALEXA

Amazon's new Skill Flow Builder tool comprises a wealth of tools designed to simplify narrative game development for Alexa-enabled...

Freedom Robotics raises $6.6 million for software that manages fleets of machines

FREEDOM ROBOTICS RAISES $6.6 MILLION FOR SOFTWARE THAT MANAGES FLEETS OF MACHINES

Freedom Robotics, a San Francisco-based provider of cloud-hosted robotics management software, announced that it's raised $6.6 million.

 
 
 
Arrcus pulls in $30 million for white-box networking software

ARRCUS PULLS IN $30 MILLION FOR WHITE-BOX NETWORKING SOFTWARE

Arrcus, a San Jose, California-based startup developing a hardware-agnostic networking operating system, has raised $30 million in...

CircleCI raises $56 million to continuously test software builds for bugs

CIRCLECI RAISES $56 MILLION TO CONTINUOUSLY TEST SOFTWARE BUILDS FOR BUGS

San Francisco-based CircleCI, which develops continuous delivery automation software, revealed that it closed a $56 million series...

 
 
 
Industrial automation startup Fetch Robotics raises $46 million

INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION STARTUP FETCH ROBOTICS RAISES $46 MILLION

Silicon Valley industrial robotics startup Fetch Robotics has raised $46 million in a series C round of funding led by Fort Ross Ventures.

Whistle launches pet wearables for tracking location, health, and safety

WHISTLE LAUNCHES PET WEARABLES FOR TRACKING LOCATION, HEALTH, AND SAFETY

Whistle has launched a new wearable for pets that owners can use to track their whereabouts, health, and safety.

 
 
 



Galaxy Note 10 leak reveals all: detailed spec sheet, features, release...

Galaxy Note 10 leak reveals all: detailed spec sheet, features, release date, more

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 has leaked extensively since the beginning of June and today, with just over two weeks to go until the official announcement takes place, every last... Read more ...

2019 iPhones Said to Feature Revamped Taptic Engine and Front-Facing Slo-Mo...

2019 iPhones Said to Feature Revamped Taptic Engine and Front-Facing Slo-Mo Video Recording

Apple is widely expected to unveil a trio of new iPhones in September, and 9to5Mac has revealed a few new features we can expect. First, the report claims all three models will... Read more ...

Supply Chain Expects New 16-Inch MacBook Pro, 13-Inch MacBook Pro, and...

Supply Chain Expects New 16-Inch MacBook Pro, 13-Inch MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air to Launch in October

Apple plans to release an all-new 16-inch MacBook Pro in October, according to supply chain sources cited by Taiwan's Economic Daily News . The report claims the 16-inch... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pro sounds all-powerful in this new specs leak

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pro sounds all-powerful in this new specs leak

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch on August 7 is right around the corner, but the flood of leaks keeps coming - including a new one revealing the specs for both it and the more... Read more ...

How to change the look of closed captions on Mac

How to change the look of closed captions on Mac

How do you customize closed captions on the Mac? With accessibility settings! Just like enabling closed captions on your TV, you can do the same in Accessibility on your Mac... Read more ...

Inventables raises $11.5 million for 3D carving hardware and design software

Inventables raises $11.5 million for 3D carving hardware and design software

One stated goal of Chicago-based Inventables, which raised $11.5 million in series C funding, is to democratize 3D carving. Read more ...

Pandora brings its voice assistant to all users on Android and iOS devices

Pandora brings its voice assistant to all users on Android and iOS devices

The voice assistant market is already a little bit crowded, but being apple to control your favorite apps with your voice is priceless. Pandora has just announced that its... Read more ...

LG Watch W7 smartwatch hits $200, Anker accessory sale from $10, and more

LG Watch W7 smartwatch hits $200, Anker accessory sale from $10, and more

LG's Watch W7 Wear OS hybrid smartwatch is down to $200 , Anker discounts Qi chargers, dash cam, more from $10 , and Samsung Galaxy S10e for $10 per month. Hit the jump for... Read more ...

Playdek's Mobile Version of ‘Fluxx' Has Risen From the Grave

Playdek's Mobile Version of ‘Fluxx' Has Risen From the Grave

Typically, when an iOS app goes off into the great beyond of broken compatibility and being pulled from the App Store, that's the last we ever see of it. Once in a rare while... Read more ...

Patent application reveals how you will use Apple's next big thing

Patent application reveals how you will use Apple's next big thing

Earlier this month, a report stated that Apple had "temporarily stopped" developing the AR-based Apple Glasses. This was the device that was expected to be Apple's "next big... Read more ...