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Google makes finding voting locations easier

October 16, 2020

Via: Fortune

Google wants to help people to figure out how and where to vote. The search engine on Friday unveiled new features aimed at getting more people to the polls. Users who enter “early voting locations” or “ballot drop boxes near […]


Hardware, Software, Tech

European Commission to appeal decision that reversed Apple’s $15B State Aid tax bill in Ireland

September 25, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

It’s not over until it’s over for Apple and its ongoing tax headache in Europe. Today the European Commission announced that it plans to appeal the July 2020 ruling that overturned the original $15 billion fine that it leveled against […]


Software, Tech

Apple purges thousands of games from the App Store in China

August 20, 2020

Via: TechSpot

Earlier this month, President Trump issued a pair of executive orders that will soon prohibit any US transactions with TikTok and WeChat, the latter of which is owned by Tencent, one of China’s largest tech companies. The move is supposed […]


Software, Tech

Google’s mysterious OS that might replace Android just reached a new milestone

August 13, 2020

Via: BGR

We’ve been talking about Fuchsia for years. It started with rumors detailing the universal operating system that a Google team was supposedly working on. The OS would replace Android and Chrome and would work on all sorts of devices, not […]


Software, Tech

5 reasons AI isn’t being adopted at your organization (and how to fix it)

July 14, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Like most nebulous technologies marketed as the cure-all for the enterprise in the 21st century, artificial intelligence–and more specifically anyone tasked with selling it–promises a lot. But there are some major obstacles to adoption for both the public and private […]


Big Data, Software, Tech

Google now tells you how coronavirus will affect your travel plans

March 25, 2020

Via: BGR

There are clearly more pressing concerns at the moment than canceling or rescheduling travel plans that were made prior to the World Health Organization declaring the novel coronavirus outbreak a pandemic, but that does not change the fact that countless […]


Software, Tech

Microsoft reports new zero-day vulnerability in Windows that is being actively exploited

March 23, 2020

Via: TechSpot

Microsoft posted a new security advisory today (ADV200006), detailing what it’s calling “Type 1 Font Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.” They have given the vulnerability a “critical” severity rating, which is the highest severity rating Microsoft gives. The flaw seems […]


Software, Tech

One of Google’s best inventions ever just went live on Android

March 17, 2020

Via: BGR

One of the best services that Google ever released is one that you may be taking for granted. We’re likely years away from it being a flawless tool, but Google Translate can help you read any website, no matter the […]


Big Data, Software, Tech

White House leads effort to publish COVID-19 open research data set

March 16, 2020

Via: ZDnet

In the span of a week, a unique cooperative effort between academic, government and industry researchers has produced a new, structured dataset that the worldwide machine learning community can use to advance COVID-19 research. The COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19) […]


Software, Tech

The Pentagon’s AI Shop Takes A Venture Capital Approach to Funding Tech

March 6, 2020

Via: Government Executive

The Joint Artificial Intelligence Center will take a Series A, B, approach to building tech for customers, with product managers and mission teams. By Patrick Tucker Military leaders who long to copy the way Silicon Valley funds projects should know: […]