Meet The Former Google Engineer Who Allegedly Stole Secrets For Uber


Forbes Meet The Former Google Engineer Who Allegedly Stole Secrets For UberForbesBy Ryan Mac, Brian Solomon and Alan Ohnsman. In Oct. 2016, when Anthony Levandowski showed FORBES a demo of Uber Technologies' nascent self-driving car project, he was less than a year removed from Google. At 36, Levandowski had spent almost …Google Self-Driving Car Unit Accuses Uber of Using Stolen TechnologyNew York TimesGoogle's self-driving-car company is suing Uber, alleging that it stole its technologyBusiness InsiderGoogle and Uber Are Fighting Over Lidar Technology. What Is It?BloombergThe Verge -Recode -Computerworld -The Detroit News

The Nintendo Switch Is A Technological Work Of Art


Forbes The Nintendo Switch Is A Technological Work Of ArtForbesThe Nintendo Switch is a sexy beast. These are words I never thought I'd use to describe a Nintendo product, let alone a video game gadget, but here we are. Gone are the days of the clunky Wii U and its haphazard, half-baked design. In fact, Nintendo's …Nintendo Switch first impressions: Magical gadgetry with a serious issueGamasutra (blog)We finally unboxed Nintendo's Switch and turned it onMashableNintendo Switch Adds Two More Games to Its Launch LineupGame RantThe Verge -VentureBeat -Nintendo -GameSpot

GameStop Stores Getting Extra Nintendo Switch Stock For Launch


Forbes GameStop Stores Getting Extra Nintendo Switch Stock For LaunchForbesIf you want a Nintendo Switch at launch but don't have a pre-order yet, you may be out of luck. But just in case you like standing in lines and long shots, you'll have one more chance to pick the thing up when it launches on March 3: GameStop just …GameStop Says It Is Seeing A “Tremendous Demand” For The Nintendo SwitchSiliconeraJapanese Commercial For Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Includes New Footage, Possible SpoilersCinema BlendZelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Functionality RevealedGame RantAttack of the Fanboy -YouTube -YouTube

The Amazon Echo Now Has 10000 Mostly Useless ‘Skills’


Gizmodo The Amazon Echo Now Has 10000 Mostly Useless 'Skills'GizmodoAmazon proudly announced today it's adding its 10,000th skill to the Echo, the company's artificially intelligent speaker. About a year ago, I wrote a love letter to my Echo praising it as the ultimate gadget for a lazy stoner. The prospect of …Show Notes: The telecom industry isn't the tech industry, dammitThe VergeAmazon Argues Alexa Speech Protected By First Amendment In Murder Trial FightForbesAmazon Alexa Hits 10000 Skills. Here Comes the Hard PartWIREDTech Times -CNET -Ars Technica -GeekWire

FCC chips away at net neutrality rules


CNET FCC chips away at net neutrality rulesCNETAjit Pai (center) is the new chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Mignon Clyburn (right) and Michael O'Rielly (left) remain as commissioners. STEVE BALDERSON/FCC. The Republican-led Federal Communications Commission still hasn't …FCC weakens net neutrality rule in a prelude to larger rollbacksTechCrunchFCC lets “billion-dollar” ISPs hide fees and data caps, Democrat saysArs TechnicaFCC Decides Consumers Don't Need Net Neutrality TransparencyGizmodoWashington Examiner -PCWorld -The Verge -Engadget

Mass Effect: Andromeda is Bioware’s Biggest Game Yet


GameSpot Mass Effect: Andromeda is Bioware's Biggest Game YetGameSpotBioware wants you to know that Mass Effect: Andromeda is the biggest game the team has made so far. After saving the entire Milky Way from being destroyed by Reapers in Mass Effect 3, it's hard to imagine anything more ambitious. But Bioware has a …Mass Effect: Andromeda hands-on: bigger, flashier, and very familiarPC GamerMass Effect: Andromeda Hands-On: 3 Hours of Spoiler-Free ImpressionsIGNMass Effect Andromeda: This ain't your daddy's space operaCNETPolygon -The Verge -Cinema Blend -Digital Trends

YouTube takes down giraffe birth for nudity


CNET YouTube takes down giraffe birth for nudityCNETTechnically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. giraffe.jpg. Enlarge Image. April is expecting. The world awaits. Animal Adventure Park/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET. So this, children, is how …Park: Giraffe stream taken off Youtube for 'nudity & sexual content'9NEWS.comWatch LIVE video of a giraffe giving birth at 'Animal Adventure Park'fox2now.comThis video is too hot for animal rights activistsNew York PostCBS Local -Heavy.com -Tucson News Now -Newser

The iPhone 8’s secret weapon could be incredible battery life


BGR The iPhone 8's secret weapon could be incredible battery lifeBGRThe iPhone 8 is rumored to come tricked out with all manner of changes: an edge-to-edge display, no home button, a fingerprint sensor under the screen, dual cameras, an OLED display panel, and whatever else Jony Ive dreams about at night. But according …iPhone 8 With Longer Battery Life Said to Entice Those With Older iPhones to UpgradeMac RumorsContradictory report cites 5 Apple wireless charging teams on 'iPhone 8,' no tech breakthroughsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Disappointing iPhone 8 Leaks Are Key To Apple's Boring SuccessForbesSlashGear -Digital Trends -9 to 5 Mac -Reuters

Apple Says iOS 10.2.1 Update Has Significantly Reduced Unexpected iPhone 6 and 6s Shutdowns


Mac Rumors Apple Says iOS 10.2.1 Update Has Significantly Reduced Unexpected iPhone 6 and 6s ShutdownsMac RumorsFor the last several months, iPhone 6, 6s, 6 Plus, and 6s Plus users have been dealing with a problem that causes their devices to unexpectedly shut down, an issue that Apple now says it has successfully addressed in the latest iOS 10.2.1 update …Apple says iOS 10.2.1 has reduced unexpected iPhone 6s shutdown issues by 80%TechCrunchApple says iOS 10.2.1 has eliminated the majority of iPhone 6s shutdown issues9 to 5 MaciOS 10.2.1 Reduced The Number Of iPhone 6/6s Unexpected ShutdownsUbergizmoValueWalk -Business Insider UK -Christian Post -iTech Post