Tech employees protest in front of Palantir HQ over fears it will build Trump’s Muslim registry
 Silicon Valley is no stranger to protests against tech companies. But it’s unusual when the tech workers themselves protest tech. Such was the case this morning in front of Palantir headquarters in Palo Alto where 50 people in the tech community came out in the pouring rain to demand the data mining startup take a firm stand against the makings of a Muslim registry. The organizers… Read More ...
10 Amazing Chrome Extensions for SEO in 2017
As a blogger or SEO expert, we are expected to carry out several tasks on a daily basis. We are expected to be Multifaceted person. The daily tasks may begin from ensuring website’s usability to organizing the content to the link building and go on endlessly. At this point what comes to rescue is the technology – the browsers that we use and the extensions or plugins we use to save quite a bit of time and efforts. Installed in a couple of clicks and accessible fr...
Crunch Report | Chelsea Manning to Be Freed in May
Chelsea Manning is going to be freed this May, Zoom video conferencing raises $100 million, Vine is shutting down — today is the last day to grab your videos, Google Drive has been experiencing intermittent outages and Juicero lowers the price of its juicer. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...
What is a smart mirror and why do so many companies think you want one?
 CES 2017 wasn’t the year of the smart mirror – but it was hard to ignore the things lurking about around the edges of the show. The phenomenon has been around for a while now, mostly as concept or Arduino-driven DIY projects, but manufacturers have clearly seen the rise of the smart home as an opportunity to really push the concept toward mainstream acceptance. Introduced at the… Read More ...
10 Amazing Chrome Extensions for SEO in 2017
As a blogger or SEO expert, we are expected to carry out several tasks on a daily basis. We are expected to be Multifaceted person. The daily tasks may begin from ensuring website’s usability to organizing the content to the link building and go on endlessly. At this point what comes to rescue is the technology – the browsers that we use and the extensions or plugins we use to save quite a bit of time and efforts. Installed in a couple of clicks and accessible fr...
New iPad Pro cover could expand its abilities and battery life
This week we’re having a peek at a set of official drawings of an accessory for the iPad from Apple. These drawings were made in pursuit of a patent related to the device. In these drawings, the iPad is given the power to show notifications in several ways, the lot of which are displayed on the iPad’s smart cover in … Continue reading...
Nokia granted patent for folding smartphone design, but don’t expect a foldable smartphone soon
Nokia has been granted a patent for what appears to be a folding phone that can potentially be packed into something that’s not unlike a cosmetic compact used by women. The display of the phone apparently opens up to its full length when the case is opened. When folded, the display curves rather than folds, making it a single unit. The internals of the “phone” haven’t been laid out in the patent application. It’s also worth noting that the patent was awarded to Noki...
The year in analytics
 Well, 2016 is officially in the past. Between the election drama, the stock markets tossing and turning, celebrities moving on and Harambe, it was a doozy. Read More ...
Panasonic now testing HOSPI(R), the autonomous delivery robot in Japan
Panasonic is testing service robots in Narita, Japan, though they say there are "no plans" to roll them out permanently. Still, we're closer than ever to the autonomous bots from our favorite sci-fi series. The post Panasonic now testing HOSPI(R), the autonomous delivery robot in Japan appeared first on Digital Trends....
Between the Streams: Patriot’s Day, Chicken Man’s return, best movies of 2017
This week on Between the Streams, we'll discuss new additions to Avengers: Infinity War, Apple's move into TV creation, Gus Fring's triumphant return, and our favorite new movies coming out in 2017. The post Between the Streams: Patriot’s Day, Chicken Man’s return, best movies of 2017 appeared first on Digital Trends....
Pandora is laying off 7% of its workforce
 Pandora said it would lay off around 7% of its workforce, excluding Ticketfly, by the end of the first quarter this year in an announcement that it would the guidance it set for the fourth quarter in 2016. Pandora now has more than 4.3 million paid subscribers, which at the end of the year is a flash of good news for a company desperately in need of some. Pandora has had to contend with an… Read More ...
India’s first payments bank, operated by Airtel, commences nationwide operations today
Airtel has announced the launch of India’s first payments bank, which has commenced operations pan India today. Called the Airtel Payment’s Bank, the bank was launched in the presence of Arun Jaitley, the Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Sunil Bharti Mittal, Uday Kotak and other industry leaders. As defined by the RBI, a payments bank is a bank that only accepts a restricted deposit (up to Rs 1 lakh) and cannot issue loans or credit cards. Current accounts and Savings...
WOW Trk Review For Publishers : Affiliate Marketing Network
WOW Trk Review For Publishers : Affiliate Marketing Network WOW Trk is an affiliate network based in UK. Launched in 2007 this network is serving many advertisers and publishers worldwide. More than 10,000 affiliates are working with The revenue models of this network are CPA, CPS and CPL. You get paid only when there are ... The post WOW Trk Review For Publishers : Affiliate Marketing Network appeared first on Way2earning....
New comer Transmit Security wants to simplify biometric authentication
 Transmit Security, a new security startup that wants to make it easier for developers to implement biometric authentication, came out of stealth today with $40 million in self-funding. With all of the high-profile hacks over the last several years from the DNC to Sony to Target; it’s clear that that we need better ways to prevent unauthorized access to our computer networks. One of… Read More ...
Parrot plans to slash its drone division workforce
Parrot plans to restructure its drone division in such a way that will see approximately 290 jobs cut and about 150 positions ‘being made redundant.’ The workforce cuts will affect both international and France-based employees, and will take place as part of a ‘cost reduction phase.’ The company detailed its plan and reasoning behind it in its recently published preliminary … Continue reading...
Uber enlisted Yves Behar to design a taxi-style sign for the roofs of cars
 Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: a big, light up sign designed to displayed on the roof of a car carrying paid passengers. It’s not exactly the sort of invention that’ll catch the world on fire – especially with all of those yellow, checkered cars driving around with a something similar on top. At the very least, however, Uber’s new patent could… Read More ...
Uber enlisted Yves Behar to design a taxi-style sign for the roofs of cars
 Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: a big, light up sign designed to displayed on the roof of a car carrying paid passengers. It’s not exactly the sort of invention that’ll catch the world on fire – especially with all of those yellow, checkered cars driving around with a something similar on top. At the very least, however, Uber’s new patent could… Read More ...
Parrot lays off 35 percent of its drone team
 French company Parrot has had a rough year and missed its sales expectations. That’s why the company will lay off 290 employees who were working on drones. In total, Parrot currently has 840 employees on the drone team and more than a thousand employees in total. While the company isn’t just selling drones, it represents a good chunk of the business. But it looks like other… Read More ...
Parrot lays off 35 percent of its drone team
 French company Parrot has had a rough year and missed its sales expectations. That’s why the company will lay off 290 employees who were working on drones. In total, Parrot currently has 840 employees on the drone team and more than a thousand employees in total. While the company isn’t just selling drones, it represents a good chunk of the business. But it looks like other… Read More ...
Samsung granted patent for fold-out smartphone design
While some patents do eventually make it into a final product in one for or another, most never see the light of day. They usually just become legal safeguards, “just in case”. In the case of this particular Samsung patent, however, both might be true. The Korean manufacturer has been known to throw oodles of patents regarding foldable and flexible … Continue reading...