Techmeme

Results 141 - 150 of about 537:

Byron Acohido / USA Today:
Survey: 32% admit mooching neighbor's Wi-Fi   —  It's the digital equivalent of mooching a cup of sugar, only without asking.  Some 32% of respondents to a recent national survey admitted borrowing a neighbor's unencrypted Wi-Fi connection.  That's nearly double the 18% who said they borrowed Wi-Fi in a 2008 poll.
Feb 5, 2011, 10:55 AMIn context
Jon Swartz / USA Today:
Airlines offer free in-flight Facebook   —  Starting today, seven major airlines are giving away the social network on their Wi-Fi networks all month, just as they would soft drinks and peanuts.  It's part of a promotion with Gogo Inflight Internet.  —  The free Facebook service will be available …
Feb 1, 2011, 1:10 AMIn context
Maria Bartiromo / USA Today:
Maria Bartiromo interviews Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer   —  Q: What's most important right now for Microsoft (MSFT) in terms of your new product launches?  A: If you want to know where is the consumer heat, the things that people want to get their hands on, it's Xbox and Xbox Kinect.
Jan 17, 2011, 11:25 AMIn context
Jon Swartz / USA Today:
Facebook changes its lobbying status in Washington   —  SAN FRANCISCO — As lawmakers and regulators ponder sweeping changes to online privacy law, Facebook is working to shape its image on Capitol Hill and avert measures potentially damaging to its information-sharing business.
Jan 13, 2011, 11:05 AMIn context
Byron Acohido / USA Today:
Former Google exec resigns as White House deputy tech officer   —  Former Google executive Andrew McLaughlin's resignation last week as the White House's No. 2 technology expert has stirred up questions about how the search giant has been influencing the national debates over Do Not Track and net neutrality.
Dec 27, 2010, 9:40 PMIn context
Brett Molina / USA Today:
Top Tech Gifts: Last-minute tech accessories   —  There's still time to get those last-minute holiday gifts for techies.  — Skooba has a variety of smart carrying bags for those who need to transport their gadgets.  The new Techlife Netbook/iPad Messenger bag ($49.95; http …
Dec 22, 2010, 2:40 PMIn context
Adam Ostrow / USA Today:
Microsoft reveals Windows Phone 7 sales figures   —  Microsoft is out with its first official sales number for the new Windows Phone 7 smartphones: 1.5 million in six weeks.  —  The number was revealed by Achim Berg, vice president of business and marketing for Windows Phones, in a Q&A posted to Microsoft's website.
Dec 22, 2010, 2:40 PMIn context
USA Today:
Apple TV approaching 1 million in sales   —  The ultimate property-trading game has made its official debut on the iPad.  —  EA Mobile's Monopoly plays just like the game you grew up with and all the other digital versions of the game available today but this new download boasts high-definition graphics …
Dec 22, 2010, 2:40 PMIn context
USA Today:
Army sees smartphones as important for soldiers   —  FORT GORDON, Ga. — The Army wants to issue every soldier an iPhone or Android cellphone — it could be a soldier's choice.  —  And to top it off, the Army wants to pay your monthly phone bill.  —  To most soldiers, it sounds almost …
Dec 14, 2010, 1:45 PMIn context
Jefferson Graham / USA Today:
Smule adds Magic Fiddle to its Ocarina and Magic Piano apps   —  PALO ALTO, Calif. — When Ge Wang unveiled his first virtual musical instrument for the iPhone, the Ocarina flute app, it was snapped up 2.5 million times.  —  The app developer and Stanford University assistant music professor realized he was onto something.
Nov 10, 2010, 12:35 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Sports science helps football players get back on the field  —  See how the Seattle Seahawks use data to help players work as hard at recovery as they do on game day.
eero:
New security features from eero Plus  —  Protect all your connected devices with VPN, 1Password, Malwarebytes, and Ad blocking.
Smartsheet:
How to Automate Repetitive, Manual Tasks  —  Nearly half of information workers spend 25% of their work week on low-level tasks.  Automation can offer a competitive edge; read the free report.
Zoho:
23 and Counting: Localize Recruitment with Zoho Recruit  —  Isn't it very comforting to be able to work with a software that speaks your native tongue?  Switch to Zoho Recruit, that now supports hiring in 23 languages.
Worldpay:
2017 Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments in 36 markets.  Visit the microsite and download a free copy of the report.