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 2019-05-21 01:19 

The Register

Where there's a will, there's Huawei: US govt already eases trade ban with 90-day reprieve...

Temporary General License buys time for Chinese tech giant, customers, suppliers The US government on Monday gave Huawei permission to obtain technology from American organizations so that the Chinese giant can continue to maintain existing deployments of...

 2019-05-21 01:16 

NBC News

U.S. pauses some restrictions on China's Huawei to keep networks operating...

The new authorization is intended to give telecommunications providers that rely on Huawei equipment time to make other arrangements, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said in a statement....

 2019-05-21 01:15 

TechCrunch

Postmates workers want minimum delivery guarantees and at least $15 per hour...

IPO-bound Postmates is under fire right now after making some changes to its payments structure for its delivery workers. Organizers at Working Washington say these changes can reduce pay for typical jobs by up to 30 percent. Up until this past weekend, P...

 2019-05-21 01:09 

CNET

Game of Thrones season 8 finale recap: Break the wheel...

Win or die....

 2019-05-21 00:50 

CNET

New Stranger Things 3 trailer gets in the swim at the Hawkins pool...

Hunky Billy rules the pool and the moms are there for it....

 2019-05-21 00:50 

channelnews.com.au

Key Chipmakers Join Boycott As Huawei Offered Reprieve...

Huawei is set to receive a temporary reprieve on a US ban, hours after Google pulled Huawei's license to use Android and key US suppliers announced they'll halt supply to the under siege Chinese manufacturer. A note in the US Federal Register set ...

 2019-05-21 00:44 

channelnews.com.au

New Pixel 3a Hit By Random Shutdown Bug...

Several owners of the new Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL claim the smartphone has a bug which randomly causes it to shutdown throughout the day evoking deja vu for some previous Pixel owners. Taking to Reddit and Google's support forum, some owners affirm ...

 2019-05-21 00:37 

CNET

John Wick 4 announced with 2021 release date...

Keanu Reeves to return as Wick in two years....

 2019-05-21 00:35 

Digital Trends

The Instant Pot gets a huge price cut at Walmart for Memorial Day...

Once a clunky kitchen gadget, the Instant Pot pressure cooker is now an indispensable item for many. The multi-functional 6-in-1 Instant Pot Lux can steam, saute, slow-cook, warm, and more. Score yours now for half off at Walmart. The post The Instant Pot...

 2019-05-21 00:30 

CNET

Stanford scientists created a sound so loud it instantly boils water...

Yes, it's possible to rawk too hard, but it's not possible to get any louder under water....

 2019-05-21 00:27 

channelnews.com.au

Oz Colour Laser Printer Sales Up 6.8%...

The latest IDC numbers reveal 1.84 million printer shipments in Australia last year, a 2.2% dip from 2017. Selling volume for both inkjet and laser printers continues to drop -1.8% and -3.0% YoY respectively. The drop is less than that of previous years, ...

 2019-05-21 00:20 

CNET

Game of Thrones finale: Twitter reacts to 'The Iron Throne' with memes and fire...

Can we just start over?...

 2019-05-21 00:15 

The Next Web

Review: Everybody's Golf VR (nearly) aces it...

Everybody's Golf VR is a delicious steak in dire need of some potatoes. It's a title that will easily make its way toward the front of the pantheon when it comes to both PSVR games and sports titles for the VR platform in general. I just can't...

 2019-05-21 00:08 

BGR

NASA Astrobee: NASA's Floating Robots Get Their First Test...

NASA is betting big on the future of space robots. As automated gadgets become more and more advances, scientists are starting to imagine how robots could not only aid space travelers but perhaps e......

 2019-05-21 00:06 

Engadget

Commerce Dept. grants Huawei a 90-day license to help existing users...

Last week the US Commerce Department added Huawei and 68 subsidiaries to its "Entity List" that bans it from doing business with US companies without a special license. Today, as anticipated, the Commerce Department loosened that restriction a bit...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

Help Net Security

Mellanox launches Ethernet Cloud Fabric technology based on Spectrum-2...

Mellanox Technologies, a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end smart interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, introduced breakthrough Ethernet Cloud Fabric (ECF) technology based on Spectrum-2, the world's most ad...

 2019-05-21 00:00 

CNET

Game of Thrones season 8 finale: Who survived and where did they end up?...

Who made it through the great Game and where are they headed next? The fate of every character revealed....

 2019-05-21 00:00 

AnandTech

Marvell to Acquire Avera Semiconductor from GlobalFoundries...

Marvell on Monday announced that it had entered into agreement to buy Avera Semiconductor from GlobalFoundries. The acquisition will bring additional chip design capabilities to Marvell and will enable it to develop a wider range of products. In particula...

 2019-05-20 23:59 

ZDNet

US grants temporary license for Huawei to support products...

Huawei and its affiliates were granted a general license to continue supporting its networks and equipment through August 19, the Commerce Department said....

 2019-05-20 23:58 

channelnews.com.au

WeWork IPO Viewed Sceptically...

The We Company, the parent company of WeWork, which has outlets in Australia, is the latest in a string of start-ups set to go public this year. We Company was valued at US$47 billion but it's not turning a profit and analysts say it is bleeding cash....

 2019-05-20 23:56 

CNET

Netflix's Black Mirror: Full season 5 trailer, release date, cast, plot and more...

The dark anthology show loves to push boundaries and has recruited Miley Cyrus to help out with that....

 2019-05-20 23:55 

ZDNet

McLaren's motorsport data learnings are driving innovation in health...

The organisation is taking what it has learned in the motorsport industry from capturing data off fast-moving vehicles and applying it to the automotive, public transport, and health industries as well....

 2019-05-20 23:55 

channelnews.com.au

Megapixel War Breaks Out...

It's been dubbed the megapixel war, the race among smartphone companies to add three cameras to their latest models. Some 50 per cent of the smartphones sold globally will have three or more camera sensors by the end of 2021, according to Counterpoint...

 2019-05-20 23:55 

CNET

Houston Rockets' Twitter account suspended after copyright complaints...

The Rockets allegedly violated Twitter's rules....

 2019-05-20 23:53 

CNET

Homeland Security reportedly warns of Chinese-made drones stealing data...

The latest piece of Chinese technology under fire from the US government is drones, reports say....

 2019-05-20 23:51 

Digital Trends

Walmart drops great deals on Samsung 4K smart TVs for Memorial Day...

You don't have to wait till Black Friday to buy your next TV. Walmart has slashed the price of a number of Samsung's latest and greatest 4K TVs, including some of its top-of-the-line QLEDs, to celebrate Memorial Day. The post Walmart drops great d...

 2019-05-20 23:48 

The Register

Lyft, Uber drivers boost app surge prices by turning off, tuning out and cashing in...

Cyber-cabbies bag more dosh from fares by gaming demand versus supply Analysis Drivers for ride-hailing apps Lyft and Uber have organized for better pay through collective action and not by unionizing.......

 2019-05-20 23:45 

The Next Web

Hifiman Jade II Review: This $2,500 headphone sacrifices portability for supreme detail...
 2019-05-20 23:42 

ZDNet

NAB finally jumps on Apple Pay...

'Easy', the black and red bank says, ending a boycott that officially started in mid-2016....

 2019-05-20 23:41 

channelnews.com.au

Apple iPhone Sales Still Struggling...

Apple is facing a downward trend in the uptake of iPhones among US users with the numbers shipped in Q1 down two per cent. Analyst Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) says the quarter ending March 2019 recorded the US iPhone use base at 193 mil...

 2019-05-20 23:40 

TechCrunch

GM's car-sharing service Maven to exit eight cities...

GM is scaling back its Maven car-sharing company and will stop service in nearly half of the 17 North American cities in which it operates. A spokesperson who confirmed Maven was shutting down in some cities, without identifying the locations or number th...

 2019-05-20 23:38 

Computerworld Australia

US eases some restrictions on Huawei to keep mobile networks operating...

The U.S. government has eased some restrictions imposed last week on China's Huawei, a sign of how the prohibitions on the telecommunications company may have far-reaching and unintended consequences....

 2019-05-20 23:30 

Help Net Security

Syncsort launches Syncsort Invent initiative to help orgs anticipate and embrace Next Wave technologies...

Syncsort, the global leader in Big Iron to Big Data software, announced the launch of Syncsort Invent, an initiative focused on helping enterprises anticipate and embrace the Next Wave an era that defines the new technologies and applications that are mak...

 2019-05-20 23:24 

BBC

[ Technology ]

Teaching machines to write better adverts than humans...

AI-powered advertising copywriters are coming, but can they be taught to be as inventive as humans?...

 2019-05-20 23:22 

Computerworld Australia

Contractor charged over alleged covert crypto-mining on government systems...

An IT contractor for a federal government agency faces multiple criminal charges after he allegedly reaped more than $9000 in profits from a covert crypto-mining operation....

 2019-05-20 23:19 

CNET

Pro Fortnite player sues gaming organization over 'oppressive' contract...

Turner Tenney, known professionally as Tfue, alleges the esports team is limiting his business opportunities....

 2019-05-20 23:18 

GeekWire

Ooooh, that smell is returning to Amazon Spheres as stinky new corpse flower is set to bloom again...

Several months after a blooming corpse flower wowed visitors to Amazon's Spheres in downtown Seattle, the tech giant's unique office space is playing host to another one of the rare and stinky plants. The official Spheres Instagram account shared ...

 2019-05-20 23:17 

Digital Trends

Mercedes-Benz safety-car concept monitors the road ahead and your kids...

The Mercedes-Benz Experimental Safety Vehicle 2019 was designed for a world where humans and machines share driving duties. It can use lights to communicate with other road users and even monitor an infant's vital signs. The post Mercedes-Benz safety-...

 2019-05-20 23:15 

channelnews.com.au

Are DJI Drones Set To Be Banned After US Concerns?...

Days after the US Trump administration issued orders that resulted in Google banning Huawei access to their Android services the US Government has now moved to the drone market and Chinese drone maker DJI appears to be on their radar. Overnight the US gov...

 2019-05-20 23:15 

TechCrunch

Snap appoints new execs as it aims to keep 2019 momentum...

Snap has another appointment in the apt saga of the its ephemeral CFOs. Four months after losing its CFO Tim Stone following a reported "personality clash" between Stone and CEO Evan Spiegel, Snap has promoted its VP of Finance Derek Andersen to t...

 2019-05-20 23:15 

Gizmodo

This Is Easily the Best Correction in Science Publishing This Month...

Science journalists around the world received one of the silliest corrections yet in our inbox over the weekend, and I would like to share it here with you....

 2019-05-20 23:10 

Computerworld Australia

NAB enables Apple Pay...

National Australia Bank (NAB) has made Apple Pay available to personal and business customers with eligible NAB Visa debit or credit cards this morning....

 2019-05-20 23:10 

Engadget

GM will deliver over-the-air updates to 'most' vehicles by 2023...

Today, General Motors unveiled its new electronics system. The platform will make "smartphone-like" over-the-air software updates possible, and it should be rolled out in most GM vehicles by 2023, the company says. We'll see it first in the 20...

 2019-05-20 23:06 

BGR

Netflix vs HBO: Morgan Stanley surveys consumer opinion...

The day after HBO aired the long-awaited series finale of Game of Thrones, Morgan Stanley released the results of research that may give the premium cable network pause. Now that the fantasy series......

 2019-05-20 23:05 

CNET

GM's Maven will trim its areas of operation by almost half, report says...

If you're a Maven user in places like Chicago or Boston, sounds like you'd better start looking for a new car sharing service....

 2019-05-20 23:01 

BBC

[ Technology ]

Playing Tetris by committee with multiple players...

How a revamped Nintendo controller allows eight people to control a game simultaneously....

 2019-05-20 23:00 

Help Net Security

Syncurity IR-Flow SOAR platform now in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace...

Syncurity, a market leader in Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR), and a Silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), announced that its award-winning and patent-pending IR-Flow SOAR platform has achieved Powered by Oracle Cloud ...

 2019-05-20 23:00 

Hackaday

Using a Cheap Handheld Radio As A Morse Transceiver...

Both grizzled hams and potential future amateur radio operators are well-served by the market these days. Powerful and capable UHF and VHF handheld transceivers can now be had for well under $100, som......

 2019-05-20 23:00 

Gizmodo

Google Researchers Trained an Algorithm To Detect Lung Cancer Better Than Radiologists...

Algorithms have screwed up in horrifying, hilarious, and unfortunate ways, so it's nice when one with the potential to save lives nearly nails it. On Monday, Google AI researchers along with healthcare researchers published research showing that they&...

 2019-05-20 23:00 

Wired

Political Parties Still Have Cybersecurity Hygiene Problems...

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