Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 354:

Christopher Williams / Telegraph:
With no remaining carrier partners, UK phone retailer Phones 4U set to close its 720 outlets   —  Phones 4U collapses into administration as EE is final operator to hang up  —  Retailer's 720 outlets will not open on Monday, with 5,596 staff to be briefed by management …
Sep 15, 2014, 4:30 AMIn context
Christopher Williams / Telegraph:
HP alleges Autonomy email warning of falling revenues and ‘imaginary deals’ shows fraud   —  Chief financial officer wrote to founder Mike Lynch demanding ‘radical action’ prior to disastrous takeover by Silicon Valley giant  —  Hewlett-Packard has made public an internal email …
Sep 5, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Rhiannon Williams / Telegraph:
Facebook introduces ‘ask’ button for relationship statuses   —  Facebook has created an ‘ask’ button feature to enquire about your friends' relationship statuses  —  Facebook stalking has reached a whole new level following the introduction of an ‘ask’ button, allowing you to enquire about someone's relationship status.
May 20, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Matt Warman / Telegraph:
Google never offered to acquire WhatsApp, says SVP Sundar Pichai   —  Google did not bid for WhatsApp  —  Claims that Facebook outbid Google in its $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp are untrue, a top executive has said.  —  Google did not bid for WhatsApp, the company revealed yesterday.
Feb 26, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Christopher Williams / Telegraph:
Autonomy founder Mike Lynch under fire from US Air Force over HP claims   —  Accounting row renewed by US Air Force report rasing possibility of Mike Lynch and two US firms being barred from federal contracts  —  Mike Lynch, the founder of Autonomy, has defended himself against renewed allegations …
Jan 7, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Claire Carter / Telegraph:
‘Global village’ of technology a myth as study shows most online communication limited to 100-mile radius   —  Study by Massachusetts Institute of Technology finds that in Britain only 9.5 per cent of internet and smartphone communications cross the “border” between north and south
Dec 20, 2013, 6:35 PMIn context
Chris Bell / Telegraph:
A look at Cicada 3301, the mysterious and unsolved Internet puzzle that may be a search for talented cryptologists   —  The internet mystery that has the world baffled  —  For the past two years, a mysterious online organisation has been setting the world's finest code-breakers a series of seemingly unsolveable problems.
Nov 28, 2013, 9:40 PMIn context
Steve Hawkes / Telegraph:
UK-based Tesco to optimize ads at gas pumps by detecting age and sex via face-scanning   —  Tesco to scan queuing shoppers' features for advertisers  —  Tesco to install hundreds of hi-tech screens that scan the faces of shoppers as they queue  —  Supermarket giant Tesco is installing hundreds …
Nov 4, 2013, 8:30 PMIn context
Damien McElroy / Telegraph:
Iranian cyber warfare commander shot dead in suspected assassination   —  The head of Iran's cyber warfare programme has been shot dead, triggering further accusations that outside powers are carrying out targeted assassinations of key figures in the country's security apparatus.
Oct 2, 2013, 6:45 PMIn context
Katherine Rushton / Telegraph:
Candy Crush creator King files for IPO in America   —  King, the British computer games maker behind Candy Crush Saga, has quietly filed documents for an initial public offering in the US, expected to value the firm at more than $5bn.  —  It is understood that King will float on the Nasdaq exchange …
Sep 26, 2013, 7:45 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
The new MSN arrives  —  Over the next 72 hours Microsoft will roll out the new MSN to the more than 425 million people in over 50 countries who come to the site each month.  In addition, people using Windows …
Amazon Web Services:
Amazon Mobile Analytics- 100M Free Events per Month!  —  Collect app usage data at scale.  Amazon Mobile Analytics delivers usage reports within 60 minutes of receiving data.  Start Free now on iOS, Android & Fire OS apps.
Silicon Valley Bank:
A Conversation with Steve Ballmer  —  I got a special treat the other night, the chance to interview Steve Ballmer, the legendary Microsoft CEO-turned-NBA team owner.  The event was part of a series of conversations I've …
Zoho:
Placebo Marketing - Are appearances worth your time?  —  Customers can be naive, fickle, or simply ignorant.  Their choices are heavily biased towards outward appearances.  Why do subtle differences cause so much chaos in your sales?