Techmeme

Results 101 - 110 of about 2152:

Brian Barrett / Gizmodo:
Parrot's New In-Dash System Gives Any Dumb Car Apple or Android Brains   —  While Apple CarPlay and Android Auto promise to make your car's in-dash system infinitely more bearable in the not so distant future, you're still stuck in the unfortunate position of having to choose between one or the other.
Jan 5, 2015, 9:35 AMIn context
Darren Orf / Gizmodo:
Skype Translator hands-on: fairly accurate speech recognition, but translation needs work   —  Skype Translator Hands-On: Close But No Babel Fish  —  When Skype announced its real-time translation program back in May, most of us seized on the sci-fi-ness off it all—Star Trek's universal translator, Babel fish, etc.
Dec 21, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context
Kate Knibbs / Gizmodo:
Russian malware SoakSoak infects 100k+ self-hosted WordPress sites, uses known vulnerability in RevSlider plug-in   —  Report: Mysterious Russian Malware Is Infecting 100,000+ Wordpress Sites  —  A Russian malware called SoakSoak has infected over 100,000 Wordpress sites since this Sunday, turning blogs into attack platforms.
Dec 15, 2014, 11:25 PMIn context
Eric Limer / Gizmodo:
Samsung Gear VR: a better, simpler version of the original Rift that lacks content at launch   —  Samsung Gear VR Review: Hell Yes I Will Strap This Phone to My Face  —  The Oculus Rift is an awesome virtual reality headset.  Google Cardboard is an awesome one too.  But what if you could have the best of both?
Dec 14, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Chris Mills / Gizmodo:
YouTube is experimenting with a built-in GIF maker tool for videos   —  YouTube Now Lets You Make GIFs From Videos  —  Making short GIFs of YouTube videos is a pretty well-established practice now — so much so that there's dozens of websites dedicated to this finest of art forms.
Dec 11, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context
Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
Shazam Now Has a Built-In Music Player Powered by Spotify and Rdio   —  Today the Shazam apps for iOS and Android are getting a big update that could completely change how you use the sound ID service.  Don't worry, you'll still be able to Shazam songs on the fly as before, but now …
Dec 10, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Matt Novak / Gizmodo:
FCC: smartphone theft a problem with 3.1M stolen in 2013, but new security measures helped   —  59% of robberies in San Francisco involve the theft of a smartphone  —  Thefts involving smartphones are on the rise according to a new FCC study.  In 2013, 3.1 million Americans had their smartphones stolen.
Dec 7, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Shane Roberts / Gizmodo:
The Best Black Friday Deals   —  You've reached our hub for 2014's Kinja Deals Black Friday coverage.  The deals are already coming in, so start saving right now.  Be sure to check out Kinja Deals for our year-round deal and product coverage, and follow us on Twitter to never miss a deal.
Nov 27, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Alissa Walker / Gizmodo:
Google and Garmin altered directions to the Hollywood sign on behalf of nearby homeowners to keep tourists away   —  Why People Keep Trying to Erase the Hollywood Sign From Google Maps  —  The Hollywood Sign might be one of the most recognizable things on Earth.  In Los Angeles, it's also one of the most visible.
Nov 23, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context
Sean Hollister / Gizmodo:
How Magic Leap Is Secretly Creating a New Alternate Reality   —  Don't you hate it when someone claims to have a magical new technology, but won't tell you how it works?  When I saw that a super stealthy startup called Magic Leap had raised $542 million to make animals appear out of thin air …
Nov 21, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Showcasing Industrial IoT innovations at Hannover Messe 2018  —  This week at the world's largest industrial fair, customers and partners display how they're betting on Microsoft, from cloud to edge devices.
eero:
eero: your first line of defense against security breaches.  —  Thanks to our automatic and regular software updates as well as a number of other security measures built into our devices and software …
Internet Association:
The True Size Of The Online Labor Force  —  Internet Association released a groundbreaking analysis that finds the online labor market is comprised of 23.9 million income positions - a number that far exceeds …
Zoho:
This Earth Day, go paperless with Zoho Forms  —  Whether selling socks or self-driving cars, if you're still using paper forms, you're not doing it right.  Here are 6 reasons why you should go digital:  —  1. Environmental impact