Database provider MongoDB has filed to go public

Database provider MongoDB has filed to go public

 MongoDB, a database software company based in New York, has filed to go public with the Securities and Exchange Commission as it continues to burn a ton of cash despite its revenue almost doubling...

Estudo feito na Europa não conseguiu provar que pirataria prejudica vendas

Estudo feito na Europa não conseguiu provar que pirataria prejudica vendas

Um estudo encomendado em 2015 pela Comissão Europeia não encontrou indícios de que a pirataria prejudica os detentores de direitos autorais. Ainda assim, o estudo foi ignorado por anos, e só foi divulgado agora....

Benjamin Brush plays popular music to keep kids brushing their teeth

Benjamin Brush plays popular music to keep kids brushing their teeth

Benjamin Brush makes brushing teeth more fun with the aid of music. Users can download music from millions of tracks on the BleepBleeps Music Store. Each song plays for two minutes, giving everyone reason...

Baidu announces $1.5B fund to back self-driving car startups

Baidu announces $1.5B fund to back self-driving car startups

 Baidu is putting some serious cash behind its self-driving car push after it announced a $1.5 billion fund that’s focused on backing autonomous driving tech companies. The Chinese giant, best known for its internet...

Microsoft confirms plans for a new flagship store in Regent Street opposite Apple

Microsoft confirms plans for a new flagship store in Regent Street opposite Apple

 Shopping may be turning into an increasingly virtual experience, with people buying goods online and through apps, but there is no denying the power of a physical in-store experience — a lesson Microsoft is...

Thoughts on Facebook’s 9 plans to curb election interference

Thoughts on Facebook’s 9 plans to curb election interference

 Election meddling is Facebook’s next adversary, and it’s got a plan to attack it just like it did with fake news. Solutions to both these scourges come too late to prevent tampering that may...

Veja quais foram os smartphones mais procurados no mês de setembro

Veja quais foram os smartphones mais procurados no mês de setembro

O Galaxy J7 Prime de 32 GB foi o smartphone mais buscado pelos brasileiros no mês de setembro, segundo um levantamento realizado pelo site comparador de preços Zoom, que leva em conta os aparelhos...

Bill Gates diz que se arrepende do comando Ctrl+Alt+Del

Bill Gates diz que se arrepende do comando Ctrl+Alt+Del

O Ctrl+Alt+Del é um comando fundamental do Windows, uma das primeiras coisas que as pessoas aprendem quando mexem em um PC. No entanto, isso poderia ser diferente, segundo Bill Gates. O fundador da Microsoft...

Facebook and Twitter play bigger role in Congressional election hacking probe

Facebook and Twitter play bigger role in Congressional election hacking probe

 As congressional investigations into Russia’s role in manipulating the election for President deepens, tech companies are assuming a more central role in the inquiries. Both Twitter and Facebook are stepping up their efforts to...

Facebook and Twitter play bigger role in Congressional election-hacking probe

Facebook and Twitter play bigger role in Congressional election-hacking probe

 As Congressional investigations into Russia’s role in manipulating the election for U.S. president deepens, tech companies are assuming a more central role in the inquiries. Both Twitter and Facebook are stepping up their efforts...

Falha no Android Oreo causa reinicializações inesperadas em smartphones

Falha no Android Oreo causa reinicializações inesperadas em smartphones

Não é muita gente que já tem acesso ao Android 8.0 Oreo, mas uma parte considerável desses usuários está relatando falhas frequentes que fazem smartphones reiniciarem. O erro acontece aleatoriamente e força o smartphone...

Facebook’s Election Ad Overhaul Takes Crucial First Steps

Facebook’s Election Ad Overhaul Takes Crucial First Steps

In the face of brewing backlash, Facebook is redesigning its election integrity processes and sharing (some) information with Congress. Source

SmartHalo will turn any bike into a smart bike with navigation, fitness tracking

SmartHalo will turn any bike into a smart bike with navigation, fitness tracking

SmartHalo can turn any bike into a smart bike, providing turn-by-turn navigation, fitness tracking, and an onboard virtual assistant to go along with its built-in light and anti-theft alarm system. The post SmartHalo will...

You can control Hunter Fan’s Alexa-enabled smart fans with just your voice

You can control Hunter Fan’s Alexa-enabled smart fans with just your voice

Hunter Fan Company now allows you to link up its SIMPLEconnect line of smart fans with Amazon’s Alexa, making it easy to control the speed and lighting of your fan through voice commands. The...

Stream yourself in a virtual costume with Instagram’s new live face filters

Stream yourself in a virtual costume with Instagram’s new live face filters

Instagram’s augmented reality face filters are now available in real time. With the update, users can try on as many virtual effects as they like while still live-streaming on their phone. The post Stream...

Futuristic scanner tells farmers how nutritious their crops are in an instant

Futuristic scanner tells farmers how nutritious their crops are in an instant

GrainSense is a smart device that lets farmers scan their crops with various frequencies of near-infrared light to find out the levels of protein, moisture, oil, and carbohydrate in their grain. The post Futuristic...

iPhone 8 Plus review

iPhone 8 Plus review

Though it lives in the shadow of the iPhone X, the iPhone 8 Plus offers many of the same features at a more affordable price, without losing its Home button, and it’s available right...

Wikipédia influencia até a ciência, mostra pesquisa

Wikipédia influencia até a ciência, mostra pesquisa

O Wikipédia pode não parecer, mas é uma boa fonte de informação até para cientistas. Pesquisadores do MIT e da Universidade de Pittsburgh, nos EUA, publicaram um artigo que mostra a correlação direta entre a informação...

Everything we know about ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’

Everything we know about ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’

The sequel to 2015’s Ant-Man arrives in theaters July 6, 2018. We’ve collected all the news, rumors, and everything else we know so far about Marvel Studios’ upcoming team-up movie, Ant-Man and the Wasp,...

Swap from Facebook to Instagram without navigating back to that home screen

Swap from Facebook to Instagram without navigating back to that home screen

Tired of navigating between Facebook and Instagram? The process is getting a bit simpler with a minor update to the Facebook menu. The shortcut means there’s no going back to the home screen to...

Best all-in-one PCs 2017: top compact AIO desktops

Best all-in-one PCs 2017: top compact AIO desktops

All-in-ones aren’t your average PCs. They're every desktops with integrated displays, frequently complemented by a mix of laptop and desktop components. For these reasons and more, they've garnered an unfair reputation of being inferior...

Facebook testa integração de botão WhatsApp na sua app móvel

Facebook testa integração de botão WhatsApp na sua app móvel

Vários utilizadores estão a mostrar que passaram a ter um botão de atalho para o WhatsApp diretamente na aplicação do Facebook para Android. A empresa de Zuckerberg parece estar a testar a integração da...

Ford usa HoloLens para desenvolver protótipos

Ford usa HoloLens para desenvolver protótipos

A Microsoft está a fornecer engenheiros e designers da Ford com sistemas HoloLens para facilitar o processo de criação de protótipos. Source

Angels’ Cup arranges blind coffee tasting for the biggest enthusiasts

Angels’ Cup arranges blind coffee tasting for the biggest enthusiasts

Angels’ Cup Coffee is a subscription box service that encourages coffee drinkers to branch outside of their comfort zone. By sending blind tasting samples, users have no way to judge a flavor with preconceived...