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Kingston’s “world’s largest” flash drive comes with a rather large price tag

Kingston’s “world’s largest” flash drive comes with a rather large price tag

Kingston Digital is shipping two DataTraveler Ultimate GT flash drives with 1TB and 2TB of storage capacity. However, they’re quite expensive, costing $942 for the 1TB drive and $1,625 for the 2TB model after...

Emojis boost push notification open rates 85%, study says

Mobile marketers can boost open rates of their push notifications 85 percent by including emojis, according to a report released today. Standard push notifications are only opened 2.44 percent of the time, according to...

Microsoft pode dificultar download de programas de fora da Windows Store

Microsoft pode dificultar download de programas de fora da Windows Store

Em breve, a Microsoft pode começar a dificultar o download de programas independentes no Windows 10. Uma atualização planejada pela empresa deve habilitar um sistema que bloqueia o download de aplicativos de fontes desconhecidas...

Microsoft pode dificultar download de programas de fora da Windows Store

Microsoft pode dificultar download de programas de fora da Windows Store

Em breve, a Microsoft pode começar a dificultar o download de programas independentes no Windows 10. Uma atualização planejada pela empresa deve habilitar um sistema que bloqueia o download de aplicativos de fontes desconhecidas...

Mod to Enable Fingerprint Unlocking after a Reboot on the Moto Z Play

Mod to Enable Fingerprint Unlocking after a Reboot on the Moto Z Play

XDA Senior Member S3V3N has posted a guide on how to enable unlocking your device with a fingerprint after a reboot. It involves decompiling your SystemUI.apk file and making a minor edit to KeyguardUpdateMonitor.smali. A flashable zip...

Mozilla pockets Pocket in first acquisition

Mozilla pockets Pocket in first acquisition

 Mozilla has bought content time-shifting app Pocket for an undisclosed amount, the companies announced simultaneously on their blogs. What started out as a handy Firefox plug-in for saving articles you didn’t have time for...

Boston Dynamics’ Handle robot dominates parkour on wheels in new footage

Boston Dynamics’ Handle robot dominates parkour on wheels in new footage

 Boston Dynamics’ wheeled Handle robot received much fanfare earlier this month when DFJ partner Steve Jurvetson slipped us an early video from a company Keynote. Today we have more details on Handle in the...

Hater, an app for finding someone who dislikes the same things as you, to expand beyond dating

Hater, an app for finding someone who dislikes the same things as you, to expand beyond dating

 Not a fan of Trump? Can’t stand country music? Think selfie culture is the worst? Wouldn’t go camping if someone paid you? Bonding over the things you hate can be more powerful than bonding...

Community News: Exakat – Static analysis tools for PHP

Community News: Exakat – Static analysis tools for PHP

On the Exakat GitHub account Damien Seguy has put together a pretty complete list of static analyzers you can use for your PHP applications. The list is broken down into the types of scanners:...

Surf Securely with OneVPN: Lifetime Subscription

If you’re looking for an ad-free, completely secure Internet experience, you can’t do better than OneVPN: Lifetime Subscription. It works double duty, cleaning up your browsing while also making sure you remain anonymous from...

Samsung Galaxy S8 video leaks show new phone in full

Samsung Galaxy S8 video leaks show new phone in full

It's still more than a month away before Samsung officially shows off the Samsung Galaxy S8, but that isn't stopping some eager eyes from taking a peek at the unannounced flagship phone. Two videos...

Uber’s SVP Amit Singhal leaves company because he didn’t disclose a sexual harassment allegation

Uber’s SVP Amit Singhal leaves company because he didn’t disclose a sexual harassment allegation

 Uber’s SVP of engineering, Amit Singhal, left the company earlier today after Uber CEO Travis Kalanick asked him to step down, Recode reports. According to Recode, Singhal failed to disclose a sexual harassment allegation made...

Lexar’s new 256GB MicroSD card can hold up to 9 hours of 4K video

Lexar’s new 256GB MicroSD card can hold up to 9 hours of 4K video

The new card combines high capacity with high performance and meets the requirements for ‘Works with GoPro’ verification. The card boasts peak transfer speeds of up to 150MB per second and write speeds of...

Check out Google Assistant on the Nokia 6, Moto Z, LG G6, V20, and more

Check out Google Assistant on the Nokia 6, Moto Z, LG G6, V20, and more

If you’ve been dying to use Google Assistant, you may be in luck. Google is rolling out an update to its app that enables Assistant on smartphones running Android Marshmallow or higher. We tried...

Open Garden’s internet connectivity solution targets emerging markets

Open Garden’s internet connectivity solution targets emerging markets

Open Garden’s MeshKit provides peer-to-peer connectivity in regions of the world where wireless internet comes at a premium. Sol Studio, one of the world’s largest music networks, is the first to take advantage. The...

MWC 2017 update: Samsung’s new HDR tablet and the return of a dumbphone

MWC 2017 update: Samsung’s new HDR tablet and the return of a dumbphone

Also today: Samsung seeks to reassure consumers about battery safety, and AT&T tweaks their “Unlimited” data plan – and adds another one. The post MWC 2017 update: Samsung’s new HDR tablet and the return...

KBpedia Knowledge Graph 1.40: Extended Using Machine Learning

KBpedia Knowledge Graph 1.40: Extended Using Machine Learning

I am proud to announce the immediate release of the KBpedia Knowledge Graph version 1.40. This new version of the knowledge graph includes 53,739 concepts which is 14,687 more than with the previous version....

How AI is radically streamlining the onboarding process

GUEST: Human resources technology — leveraged by nearly every organization in some capacity — is changing rapidly, thanks to technological advancement in artificial intelligence (AI), semantic matching capabilities, and people analytics. As Josh Bersin noted...

Improve Your Conversions By Using The Psychology of Color (Infographic)

Improve Your Conversions By Using The Psychology of Color (Infographic)

Color is a big deal when it comes to web design, but it’s not just about looking good. A seemingly inconsequential variation in shade can have a significant impact on conversion rates. That’s because...

Applications for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt NY are due Tuesday, Feb. 28

Applications for Startup Battlefield at Disrupt NY are due Tuesday, Feb. 28

 There is now less than 24 hours to register for the next Startup Battlefield event. The application process takes just a few minutes. All you have to do is fill out some fields, upload...

Microsoft anuncia ‘Ferramentas de Aprendizado’ a todos com Office 365 ou conta pessoal do OneDrive

Microsoft anuncia ‘Ferramentas de Aprendizado’ a todos com Office 365 ou conta pessoal do OneDrive

A Microsoft anunciou hoje a disponibilidade do seu pacote "Ferramentas de Aprendizado" para todos os clientes com o Office 365 ou uma conta pessoal do OneDrive. Os usuários podem acessar esses novos recursos no...