Category: Technology

Uber

Uber Reveals Updated Approach To GPS Via New Chief Product Officer

Uber’s Manik Gupta is stepping out of his BP of maps and marketplace position and into a logistical role as the company’s new Chief Product Officer, according to an interview via TechCrunch. Started From The Bottom Gupta started his career...

/ November 16, 2018 / 1 Comment
Nick Bell

Another Snap Executive Leaves The Company

Instagram has taken over Snapchat. This news should come as no surprise to anyone paying attention. Ever since the launch of Snap’s “Discover” update earlier this year, Snapchat has been losing numbers to the Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform. Whether or not...

/ November 15, 2018 / 0 Comments
Apple Partners Amazon

Amazon Partners With Apple: Will Remove Unauthorized Refurbishers

Amazon and Apple are teaming up. According to a report from CNET, the computer company is expanding its offerings on Amazon’s marketplace. Devices included are the newly announced iPad Pro, iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and new Apple Watch series. Apple’s...

/ November 11, 2018 / 1 Comment
Facebook Portal

Facebook Releases Its Portal Smart Display To The Public

The Facebook Portal, announced a couple of weeks ago in San Francisco was officially released today. For $199 USD you can buy the traditional 720p 10.1-inch Portal, and for $349 you can get the more substantial, 1080p 15.6-inch Portal Plus,...

/ November 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Samsung Foldable Phone

Samsung Reveals Foldable Smartphone: Google Discusses Android Support

After hinting at it for quite some time, Samsung has finally revealed a foldable smartphone during its developer conference. The electronics company calls their new technology the “Infinity Flex Display,” which enables its tablet-sized phone to fit within one’s pocket....

/ November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Tim Berners-Lee

Tim Berners-Lee: Inventor of the Web Launches Campaign Against Online Threats

Tim Berners-Lee, better known as the inventor of the World Wide Web, has revealed a global mission to protect the internet from threats such as fake news, political manipulation, and other forms of abuse, as reported by The Guardian. On...

/ November 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Foxconn Partnership With UW Madison Has Students Worried

Earlier this year, in August, University of Wisconsin-Madison (UWM) chancellor Rebecca Blank announced a partnership with Foxconn chairman Terry Gou in what would be the “largest industry research partnership” in the history of the university, as reported by The Verge....

/ November 6, 2018 / 1 Comment

Bumble vs Tinder: Dating App May Be Dropping Its Lawsuit Against Match Group

Back in March, popular dating app Bumble filed a $400 million dollar lawsuit against Match Group, owners of the competing app, Tinder. Match tried to buy the competition last year – a move which the latter claims had messed with...

/ November 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Tarform Electric Motorcyle

Tech Startup Tarform Introduces Electric Motorcyles To U.S. Market

Despite the rise in e-transportation products, e-motorcycles are failing to meet the standards of scooters and even smart cars. However, knowing this, Tarform, a new Brooklyn-based standup just revealed their new electronic motorcycle. The group revealed two prototype models at...

/ November 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Google Walkout

Google Employees Across The Country Walk Out: Demand Better Handling Of Sexual Misconduct

Last week, we reported on Google paying off Andy Rubin, the “father of Android” after sexual misconduct allegations. This story was broken by The New York Times. It revealed that the company had given the former employee a $90 million...

/ November 2, 2018 / 0 Comments