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Visual Studio 2017 Brings F# 4.1

The Visual Studio 2017 release in early March included F# 4.1 and an update of the Visual F# tools. F# 4.1 brings improvements and interoperation with C# 7 while the tools are the first...

Amazon commits to being ‘fully operational’ in Australia by end of 2018

Amazon commits to being ‘fully operational’ in Australia by end of 2018

There’s been plenty of speculation as to when US-based e-commerce giant Amazon will finally have a hold on the Australian retail market, but we’ve finally gotten word from an executive at the company, who...

Como instalar a última versão do Mesa Driver no Ubuntu e derivados

Como instalar a última versão do Mesa Driver no Ubuntu e derivados

O Mesa Driver é um driver de vídeo de código aberto que é utilizado em praticamente todas as distribuições Linux, o projeto Mesa libera drivers de código aberto para placas Nvidia, Intel e AMD,...

Qual o futuro da tecnologia blockchain?

Há um ano, algumas pessoas, tanto verdadeiros entusiastas quanto fraudadores, começaram a pregar a supermacia da Blockchain. Tudo mudará, dizia o Culto da Blockchain. A tecnologia prevista por eles permitiria transações perfeitas e transparência...

Bay Area Tech Executives Indicted For H-1B Visa Fraud

New submitter s.petry quotes a report from The Mercury News: Two Bay Area tech executives are accused of filing false visa documents through a staffing agency in a scheme to illegally bring a pool...

Mercedes’ Alex Harris on why sharing a $100,000 sedan is the wave of the future

Mercedes’ Alex Harris on why sharing a $100,000 sedan is the wave of the future

New technology is forcing Mercedes-Benz to re-think its business model. The company is investing in car-sharing programs, electric cars, connected tech, and autonomous driving features in order to become a full-fledged mobility provider. The...

Apple now rejects App Store submissions when the name includes the price

Apple now rejects App Store submissions when the name includes the price

Apple has stepped up its efforts to stop developers from promoting the price of their apps in app names and screenshots. For the past month or so Apple’s iTunes Connect service has been blocking...

Cortana now officially available to Aussie Android users

Cortana now officially available to Aussie Android users

Microsoft announced today that its personal AI assistant Cortana is finally available on the Google Play Store in Australia, bringing this Windows 10 software feature to Android mobile devices. Cortana is Microsoft’s answer to...

De onde vem o sucesso do Linux?

De onde vem o sucesso do Linux?

O Kernel Linux é um dos maiores, se não o maior, projeto de código aberto da história, sendo o Kernel o centro de sistemas operacionais que acompanham diversas tecnologias, não só computadores comuns… Visite...

Miss Ms. Pac-Man? Bring the arcade into your home with Stoa’s custom cabinets

Miss Ms. Pac-Man? Bring the arcade into your home with Stoa’s custom cabinets

Keeping arcade cabinets in working order can be difficult and expensive for the average owner. Taking a more modern approach is London-based Stoa, which develops custom arcade cabinets. The post Miss Ms. Pac-Man? Bring...

The Galaxy S8 Will Be Samsung’s Biggest Test Ever

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: You know what’s coming tomorrow, you’ve known and waited for it for months now. Samsung’s 2017 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will be officially announced,...

Programa prepara jovens para carreira em gestão pública, educação ou terceiro setor

Programa prepara jovens para carreira em gestão pública, educação ou terceiro setor

“Ver que dá para mudar algo gera uma paixão muito grande”, diz Guilherme Cintra, sócio do Gera Venture, um fundo de capital de risco exclusivamente focado em educação. “Você vê que é possível fazer.” De...

Keep it simple: Use the FetchItGo remote to control your smart home devices

Keep it simple: Use the FetchItGo remote to control your smart home devices

Tantiv4’s FetchItGo is a smart home remote that uses IFTTT recipes to control smart device actions by pushing buttons. Sixteen buttons on the device can trigger 16 different actions. The post Keep it simple:...

How chatbots are exactly like the mouse circa 1970

How chatbots are exactly like the mouse circa 1970

GUEST: The first computer mouse was invented in the 1960s and patented in 1970. By the time personal computers became affordable and useful enough to enter the mainstream in the 1980s, an entire generation...

Baselworld was bursting with extravagant smartwatches, but these were the best

Baselworld was bursting with extravagant smartwatches, but these were the best

Baselworld 2017 saw a ton of great new wearables and a flurry of Android Wear smartwatches, from watchmakers and fashion brands like Fossil, Tag Heuer, Guess, Movado, and Emporio Armani. Here’s everything we saw....

Hackers usaram brecha no iOS para extorquir usuários que acessam pornografia

Hackers usaram brecha no iOS para extorquir usuários que acessam pornografia

Uma nova praga tentou atingir usuários de iPhone e iPad para extorqui-los com o que há de mais sensível no histórico de navegação de uma pessoa: seus hábitos de consumo de pornografia. O ransomware...

3G to WiFi Bridge Brings the Internet

3G to WiFi Bridge Brings the Internet

[Afonso]’s 77-year-old grandmother lives in a pretty remote location, with only AM/FM radio reception and an occasionally failing landline connecting her to the rest of the world. The nearest 3G cell tower is seven kilometers away and...