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Optane 101: Memory or storage? Yes

OPTANE 101: MEMORY OR STORAGE? YES

Intel wants "Optane" on everyone's radar, but are you up to speed on the new technology's basics? In this first of two parts, we cover...

Sensor Tower: Minecraft Earth dug up 1.2 million U.S. downloads in its first week

SENSOR TOWER: MINECRAFT EARTH DUG UP 1.2 MILLION U.S. DOWNLOADS IN ITS FIRST WEEK

Minecraft Earth hhit 1.2 million downloads in the U.S. in its first week. The game is techincally still in an early access phase.

 
 
 
Alphabet's trash-sorting robots have reduced office waste contamination to ‘less than 5%'

ALPHABET'S TRASH-SORTING ROBOTS HAVE REDUCED OFFICE WASTE CONTAMINATION TO ‘LESS THAN 5%'

Alphabet's X moonshot factory today unveiled the Everyday Robot Project today alongside a robot that sorts trash and recycling.

Germany opens door to private 5G networks with 3.7-3.8GHz licenses

GERMANY OPENS DOOR TO PRIVATE 5G NETWORKS WITH 3.7-3.8GHZ LICENSES

Up until now, most companies have used Wi-Fi and/or Ethernet for their private networks, but in Germany, 5G is about to become an appealing...

 
 
 
OpenAI releases Safety Gym for reinforcement learning

OPENAI RELEASES SAFETY GYM FOR REINFORCEMENT LEARNING

OpenAI's new reinforcement learning AI training environment - Safety Gym - aims to spur development of "safe" machine learning models.

Black Friday 2019 gift guide: For the person who has everything

BLACK FRIDAY 2019 GIFT GUIDE: FOR THE PERSON WHO HAS EVERYTHING

A 2019 gift guide for the person who has everything. Give them VR, coffee, or a way to track them when they go off the grid.

 
 
 

HALF-LIFE: ALYX COMES TO PC VR IN MARCH

Valve has revealed Half-Life: Alyx and announced that the VR game is coming to PC in March 2020. It will cost $60 on Steam.

Star Citizen's ships get ‘Free Fly' days as part of CitizenCon event

STAR CITIZEN'S SHIPS GET ‘FREE FLY' DAYS AS PART OF CITIZENCON EVENT

Star Citizen is a real video game. Don't believe me? You can see so for yourself by downloading it and playing it for free.

 
 
 
Apple's relationship with Donald Trump has become a toxic PR disaster

APPLE'S RELATIONSHIP WITH DONALD TRUMP HAS BECOME A TOXIC PR DISASTER

Apple's CEO remained silent in the face of dishonest claims made about his company and others by the President of the United States....

Google quintuples top reward for hacking Android to $1 million

GOOGLE QUINTUPLES TOP REWARD FOR HACKING ANDROID TO $1 MILLION

Google is introducing a top prize of $1 million for hacking Android, up from $200,000. A new 50% bonus means you could even net $1.5...

 
 
 
Automation Anywhere raises $290 million at a $6.8 billion valuation

AUTOMATION ANYWHERE RAISES $290 MILLION AT A $6.8 BILLION VALUATION

Automation Anywhere, an robotic process automation startup based in San Jose, announced that it's raised $290 million at a $6.8 billion...

4 ways to scale your startup that go beyond the buzzwords

4 WAYS TO SCALE YOUR STARTUP THAT GO BEYOND THE BUZZWORDS

Smart, steady growth comes down to diligence, continually making the right next move using focus, flexibility, and a sprinkle of good...

 
 
 
My Storytime lets parents record bedtime stories through Google Nest devices

MY STORYTIME LETS PARENTS RECORD BEDTIME STORIES THROUGH GOOGLE NEST DEVICES

Instrument's action for Google Assistant, My Storytime, lets parents record bedtime stories that can be played back on Google Nest...

PerceptIn to launch an autonomous vehicle pilot in Indiana in early 2020

PERCEPTIN TO LAUNCH AN AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE PILOT IN INDIANA IN EARLY 2020

PerceptIn, an autonomous vehicle and visual perception startup, plans to launch a self-driving vehicle pilot in Indiana in early 2020.

 
 
 
Buttigieg and Yang say AI is essential to U.S. national security

BUTTIGIEG AND YANG SAY AI IS ESSENTIAL TO U.S. NATIONAL SECURITY

Presidential candidates Pete Buttigieg and Andrew Yang asserted that artificial intelligence is essential to U.S. national security...

Dynamic email in Gmail launches on Android and iOS

DYNAMIC EMAIL IN GMAIL LAUNCHES ON ANDROID AND IOS

Google's AMP-powered dynamic emails, which enable users to take action directly in emails, launched on Gmail for Android and iOS.

 
 
 
GameAnalytics launches Benchmartks+ mobile intelligence platform

GAMEANALYTICS LAUNCHES BENCHMARTKS+ MOBILE INTELLIGENCE PLATFORM

GameAnalytics has launched a new insights platform called Benchmarks+, which shows data on real-world, aggregated performance data...

Route raises $12 million to track packages with AI

ROUTE RAISES $12 MILLION TO TRACK PACKAGES WITH AI

Route, a startup developing products that enable customers to track orders from hundreds of merchants, has raised $12 million in seed...

 
 
 
Verizon and Snap team up for Snapchat 5G augmented reality features

VERIZON AND SNAP TEAM UP FOR SNAPCHAT 5G AUGMENTED REALITY FEATURES

The major U.S. cellular carrier and social media company are coming together to develop 5G-enabled augmented reality features with...

Microsoft Teams' giddy growth looks impressive, but it doesn't tell the full story

MICROSOFT TEAMS' GIDDY GROWTH LOOKS IMPRESSIVE, BUT IT DOESN'T TELL THE FULL STORY

Looking at the top-line numbers, Microsoft Teams is demonstrating pretty impressive growth, but that likely doesn't convey the full...

 
 
 



Pokemon Sword and Shield Review: A Breath of Fresh Air

Pokemon Sword and Shield Review: A Breath of Fresh Air

While each new Pokemon entry always brings something exciting like new Pokemon and new regions, it's a franchise you can usually rely on to stay the same at its core. Pokemon... Read more ...

Alphabet's X details its moonshot to build ‘Everyday Robots'

Alphabet's X details its moonshot to build ‘Everyday Robots'

In 2017, X quietly teased its robotics efforts as being heavily machine learning-focused. Alphabet's moonshot factory is now finally detailing the project and its mission to... Read more ...

Pixel 2, XL Users Raise Alarm About Android 10 Wi-Fi Problem

Pixel 2, XL Users Raise Alarm About Android 10 Wi-Fi Problem

A fairly significant number of Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners are now reporting a serious Wi-Fi connectivity problem in conjunction with the update to Android 10. That's... Read more ...

Apple quietly removes ‘Ratings and Reviews' section from its online store

Apple quietly removes ‘Ratings and Reviews' section from its online store

Apple has quietly removed customer reviews for products from its online store sometime this month. This means that potential buyers can no longer see reviews of products sold... Read more ...

Review: Keychron K2 - a great wireless mechanical keyboard for Mac users

Review: Keychron K2 - a great wireless mechanical keyboard for Mac users

If you're looking for a wireless mechanical keyboard for your Mac, then look no further than the Keychron K2 , the follow up to the original K1 that we reviewed earlier this... Read more ...

Nearly every official Apple iPhone case on sale from $24, Best Buy's new...

Nearly every official Apple iPhone case on sale from $24, Best Buy's new Beat the Rush sale, more

Official Apple iPhone cases are on sale at Amazon from $24 in today's 9to5Toys Lunch Break. This week's Best Buy Beat the Rush sale offers early price drops on iPad Pro and... Read more ...

Duet Air Gains New Feature That Lets You Use a Mac or PC as a Secondary Display

Duet Air Gains New Feature That Lets You Use a Mac or PC as a Secondary Display

Apple in macOS Catalina introduced a new Sidecar feature that lets the iPad be used as a secondary display for a Mac, something that third-party companies have been doing for... Read more ...

How to watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK Finale 2019 online: stream from home or...

How to watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK Finale 2019 online: stream from home or abroad

Gentlemen start your engines and may the best woman win! The library will soon be open and mother will arrive for one final time as sadly this glamorous and emotional hit TV... Read more ...

Save $200 On Galaxy S10 & S10+, Plus Get A Free Pair Of Galaxy Buds!

Save $200 On Galaxy S10 & S10+, Plus Get A Free Pair Of Galaxy Buds!

Black Friday has come early for the Galaxy S10. Today, you can get either the Galaxy S10 or Galaxy S10+ for $200 off of its regular price. And you can also get a free pair of... Read more ...

The Massive JBL Boombox Bluetooth Speaker Is $150 Off Today

The Massive JBL Boombox Bluetooth Speaker Is $150 Off Today

If you're looking for a huge Bluetooth speaker , the JBL Boombox might be the one to get, and it's $150 off today. The JBL Boombox is now available for $349. Which is still... Read more ...