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Amazon launches a program to pay consumers for their data on non-Amazon purchases
Amazon has launched a new program that directly pays consumers for information about what they're purchasing outside of Amazon.com and for responding to short surveys. The program, Amazon Shopper Panel, asks users to send in 10 receipts per month for any purchases made at non-Amazon retailers, including ...
10 minutes ago
TechCrunch
Amazon launches a program to pay consumers for their data on non-Amazon purchases
Best Buy revives Prime Day prices for Amazon devices
If you missed out on Prime Day prices on Amazon's own gadgets, you have a second change to grab some of them at Best Buy. The company just kicked-off a limited-time sale on Echo speakers, Fire TV devices and other Amazon-made products, bringing most...
11 minutes ago
Engadget
Best Buy revives Prime Day prices for Amazon devices
Investors appear to shrug at antitrust lawsuit aimed at Google
Investors do not seem concerned that the Department of Justice filed an antitrust suit against Google earlier today. The suit, seen by some as a stunt near the election, is one of a multi-part push to change the face of the technology industry, which has seen its wealth and power expand in recent years. ...
15 minutes ago
TechCrunch
Investors appear to shrug at antitrust lawsuit aimed at Google
Meadow launches a powerful mobile marketing tool for cannabis dispensaries
Meadow was once called the Amazon of weed. Now it's trying to be the Salesforce of weed, too. Meadow, the maker of a popular point of sale system for cannabis dispensaries, is today launching new tools for its clients. Called the Meadow Platform, it includes two key tools for dispensaries: a customer ...
16 minutes ago
TechCrunch
Meadow launches a powerful mobile marketing tool for cannabis dispensaries
Google announces slew of Chrome OS features to help extend enterprise usage
As companies have moved to work from home this year, working on the internet has become the norm, and it turns out that Chrome OS was an operating system built for cloud-based applications. But most enterprise use cases are a bit more complex, and Google introduced some new features today to make it ...
16 minutes ago
TechCrunch
Google announces slew of Chrome OS features to help extend enterprise usage
Parallels brings Windows 10 to Chromebooks
Chromebooks have become increasingly popular in both schools and businesses in recent years, but they still carry a bit of stigma when it comes to software compatibility. And it's true that there are lots of apps you can get on a Mac or Windows PC th...
16 minutes ago
Engadget
Parallels brings Windows 10 to Chromebooks
Windows 10 October 2020 Update is now available with an updated Start menu and more
Microsoft is releasing its Windows 10 October 2020 Update to over a billion users today. Much like last year, this second Windows 10 update of 2020 is more of a Service Pack than a major release. Microsoft has, however, made some interesting tweaks, including a refreshed Start menu, some Alt Tab ...
16 minutes ago
The Verge
Windows 10 October 2020 Update is now available with an updated Start menu and more
Windows apps now run on Chromebooks with Parallels Desktop
Windows running on Chrome OS. Google is bringing Windows app support to Chromebooks today through a partnership with Parallels. First announced earlier this year, Chrome OS will now boot a full version of Windows inside a virtual machine to gain access to existing desktop apps. It's designed for ...
16 minutes ago
The Verge
Windows apps now run on Chromebooks with Parallels Desktop
A mini 'Pong' arcade machine is on the way
Atari and UNIS have teamed up for another Pong arcade machine you can play at home, albeit one that's much smaller than UNIS' coffee table-sized analog models. The Mini Pong Jr has a 7.9-inch LCD screen and two classic dial controls so you can play w...
25 minutes ago
Engadget
A mini 'Pong' arcade machine is on the way
Microsoft Azure announces its first region in Austria
Microsoft today announced its plans to launch a new data center region in Austria, its first in the country. With nearby Azure regions in Switzerland, Germany, France and a planned new region in northern Italy, this part of Europe now has its fair share of Azure coverage. Microsoft also noted that it ...
27 minutes ago
TechCrunch
Microsoft Azure announces its first region in Austria
Watch as NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission attempts to grab a sample from an asteroid
This afternoon, NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will grab a small sample of rocks from the surface of an asteroid named Bennu zooming through space more than 200 million miles from Earth. It's an ambitious task, but if it works, OSIRIS-REx may eventually return to Earth with the largest sample of material ...
29 minutes ago
The Verge
Watch as NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission attempts to grab a sample from an asteroid
New ex-Blizzard game studio formed to pick up a fallen RTS mantle
Frost Giant Studios emerges with major pedigree from WarCraft III, StarCraft II teams.
30 minutes ago
Ars Technica
New ex-Blizzard game studio formed to pick up a fallen RTS mantle
Pit Boss adds WiFi to its latest Pro Series pellet grills
When it comes to pellet grills, Pit Boss has a range of options that can compete with bulk of the competition, but at a more affordable price. The company has been giving backyard cooks the ability to smoke, grill, sear and more for a while now, but...
30 minutes ago
Engadget
Pit Boss adds WiFi to its latest Pro Series pellet grills
Google calls DOJ's antitrust lawsuit "deeply flawed" in GIF-laden blog response
Google was clearly anticipating today's U.S. Department of Justice antitrust complaint filing – the company posted an extensive rebuttal of the lawsuit to its Keyword company blog. The post, penned by SVP of Global Affairs and Google Chief Legal Officer Kent Walker, suggests that the DOJ's case is "deeply ...
52 minutes ago
TechCrunch
Google calls DOJ's antitrust lawsuit "deeply flawed" in GIF-laden blog response
Silicon Valley megadonors unleash a last-minute, $100 million barrage of ads against Trump
Billionaire Dustin Moskovitz is making his biggest political play of the cycle. | Asana Facebook billionaire co-founder Dustin Moskovitz has put more than $20 million into a little-known Democratic super PAC that is spending big. A little-known Democratic super PAC backed by some of Silicon ...
1 hour ago
Recode
Silicon Valley megadonors unleash a last-minute, $100 million barrage of ads against Trump
Google Stadia's free demos could prove the value of game streaming
Instant access + 'try before you buy" = streaming gaming's killer feature"
1 hour ago
Ars Technica
Google Stadia's free demos could prove the value of game streaming
Facebook uses AI to forecast COVID-19 spread across the US
It's crucial to predict the spread of COVID-19 during the pandemic when a poor estimate could lead to overcrowded hospitals or extra-strict lockdowns. Facebook is betting that AI could help. It just published a paper outlining an AI technique it will...
1 hour ago
Engadget
Facebook uses AI to forecast COVID-19 spread across the US
Google revives its AI-fueled photo printing service
Google just made good on its promise to bring back its AI-based Photos printing service, and this time it's more affordable. The upcoming premium print series will once again have machine learning select your 10 best photos each month, but you?ll now...
1 hour ago
Engadget
Google revives its AI-fueled photo printing service
For $6.99 a month, Google will send you prints of your 10 best photos, as picked by AI
Your memories, as picked by an algorithm. | Image: Google If you're someone who never prints out any of the photos you take with your smartphone, Google might have a good solution. For $6.99 a month, it"ll use machine learning to automatically select 10 of your best photos and send the prints ...
1 hour ago
The Verge
For $6.99 a month, Google will send you prints of your 10 best photos, as picked by AI
Google launches free Stadia game demos to entice people into cloud gaming
Image: Google Google is launching a series of Stadia game demos that are truly free to play. Starting today, existing or new Stadia users will be able to play demos of Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, and Hello Engineer. These will be available for a week and won't require ...
1 hour ago
The Verge
Google launches free Stadia game demos to entice people into cloud gaming
Microsoft made a portable data center in a box
Microsoft's portable data center. | Image: Microsoft Microsoft has created a portable data center to bring cloud computing to remote environments. The modular data center is essentially a big box of servers, designed for places where it's difficult to supply reliable cloud connectivity. Microsoft ...
1 hour ago
The Verge
Microsoft made a portable data center in a box
Google kills the Nest Secure, its $500 home security system
Nest got into home security three years ago, and now there's an unclear support future.
1 hour ago
Ars Technica
Google kills the Nest Secure, its $500 home security system
Justice Dept. files long-awaited antitrust suit against Google
Landmark suit is biggest tech antitrust action since US v. Microsoft in the 1990s.
2 hours ago
Ars Technica
Justice Dept. files long-awaited antitrust suit against Google
Today's the big day for NASA's mission that seeks to pluck asteroid dust
"This is much more like four and a half minutes of mild anxiousness."
2 hours ago
Ars Technica
Today's the big day for NASA's mission that seeks to pluck asteroid dust
Bill Barr and Elizabeth Warren find a common enemy: Google
Attorney General William Barr has been criticized for acting as President Trump's personal attorney and pushing the idea that tech companies have an anti-conservative bias. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The Massachusetts senator wants the attorney general to resign. She also wants him to sue ...
3 hours ago
Recode
Bill Barr and Elizabeth Warren find a common enemy: Google
The US government is suing Google over anti-competitive practices
Google's UK Headquarters in London, England. | Dan Kitwood/Getty Images The Department of Justice is filing an antitrust lawsuit against Google, zeroing in on the company's tactics to preserve its search dominance. After a 14-month investigation, the United States government filed a landmark ...
3 hours ago
Recode
The US government is suing Google over anti-competitive practices
US cases surge to new peak as Trump administration goes to war with science
As WHO stresses that we can turn things around, Trump calls experts "idiots."
3 hours ago
Ars Technica
US cases surge to new peak as Trump administration goes to war with science
Apple iPhone 12 Pro Review: Apple's Awkward Middle Child
Apple's $1,000 phone sits in the awkward spot of not quite being the best phone. Nevertheless, it offers compelling upgrades.
4 hours ago
WIRED
Apple iPhone 12 Pro Review: Apple's Awkward Middle Child
Apple iPhone 12 Review: Solid, but Don't Buy It Just for 5G
Apple's new iPhone makes a good upgrade if you're ready for your next phone.
4 hours ago
WIRED
Apple iPhone 12 Review: Solid, but Don't Buy It Just for 5G
How Video Games Are Saving Those Who Served
Veterans with PTSD, anxiety, and other mental health challenges often find solace in gaming. Research shows it's helpful?and could be used more broadly.
4 hours ago
WIRED
How Video Games Are Saving Those Who Served
Scientific Journals Are Denouncing Trump. That's Normal
The notion that a split between science and politics must exist is largely a fiction?and one of relatively recent vintage.
4 hours ago
WIRED
Scientific Journals Are Denouncing Trump. That's Normal
Instagram cross-app messaging: Here's how to stop random Facebook users from sliding into your DMs
The Facebook mothership is at it again. Over the past few weeks, the social media giant has been rolling out new features that combine messaging capabilities across Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger. As we reported last month, the new capabilities are part of a broader effort by the the company to ...
4 hours ago
Fast Company
Instagram cross-app messaging: Here's how to stop random Facebook users from sliding into your DMs
Can Placebos Work"Even When Patients Know They're Fake"
Researchers showed that a saline spray 'treatment? reduced people's emotional distress, even though the study subjects knew the spray wouldn't do anything.
5 hours ago
WIRED
Can Placebos Work"Even When Patients Know They're Fake"
PC Gaming Doesn't Have to Be More Expensive Than Consoles
Don't buy into the myth: If you consider your options carefully, upgrading your desktop doesn't have to empty your wallet.
5 hours ago
WIRED
PC Gaming Doesn't Have to Be More Expensive Than Consoles
This 14-year-old scientist has an award-winning idea to beat COVID-19
A COVID-19 cure is vexing scientists around the globe, but the latest idea to beat it comes not from Big Pharma or top-tier university labs. It originated in middle school. Anika Chebrolu, 14, of Frisco, Texas, has won this year's 3M Young Scientist Challenge for her work finding a molecule that ...
5 hours ago
Fast Company
This 14-year-old scientist has an award-winning idea to beat COVID-19
I can't believe we need to say this, but it's never okay to masturbate during a work meeting
In a turbulent sea of terrifying pandemic-election news, the Zoom Dick Incident on Monday, October 19, was a soothing Margaritaville-like oasis. With something between schadenfreude and there-but-for-the-grace-of-God humility, many folks celebrated the almost objectively funny news that a Very Serious ...
5 hours ago
Fast Company
I can't believe we need to say this, but it's never okay to masturbate during a work meeting
NYC's new subway tool settles the biggest debate in maps
Just when you think you've mastered the New York City subway system, it throws a curveball at you. A station or line is closed. A train suddenly runs uptown only. The paper maps plastered all over stations are of little help in this situation. It's why the MTA is constantly printing out all sorts of ...
5 hours ago
Fast Company
NYC's new subway tool settles the biggest debate in maps
The Designers Group CEO on how COVID-19 has changed interior design
Blima Ehrentreu is the founder and CEO of The Designers Group, an interior design firm with offices in Toronto, New York, and Miami. She spoke to Doreen Lorenzo for Designing Women, a series of interviews with brilliant women in the design industry. Doreen Lorenzo: Have you always been interested ...
7 hours ago
Fast Company
The Designers Group CEO on how COVID-19 has changed interior design
Would a Democratic sweep help or hurt Silicon Valley?
There's just two weeks left until Election Day, and the polling currently has Joe Biden as the overwhelming favorite to take back the White House. Democrats look likely to retake the Senate, too. But if we've learned one thing about 2020, it's that anything can happen–and you better believe that Silicon ...
7 hours ago
Fast Company
Would a Democratic sweep help or hurt Silicon Valley?
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