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Web Design

Changes to hedge accounting

<i>Filed under: Financial instruments (FASB Project), Hedge accounting</i><p><b>KPMG reports on ASU 2017-12, which amends ASC 815.</b> The amendments aim to reduce …

Are you a software developer or a software engineer? Here’s the difference

There are countless jobs in software development and software engineering. But what’s the difference and which one are you best suited for?<p>Many top …

IoT Developers, Check Out These Development Tools!

Many developers have heard about the buzz: Internet of Things (IoT). As a standalone IT field, IoT has attracted lots of attentions for its huge …

How Machine Learning Is Helping Neuroscientists Crack Our Neural Code - MIT Technology Review

Whenever you move your hand or finger or eyeball, the brain sends a signal to the relevant muscles containing the information that makes this …

Machine Learning

For SAP, IoT Is The Next Big Thing

According to a Boston Consulting Report published earlier this year, B2B spending on the Internet of Things ((IoT)) technologies, applications, and …

Recode Daily: Facebook’s video launch is here; Snap’s Q2 is coming

Plus, Andy Rubin’s startup raises $300 million as it prepares to take on Apple and Samsung with its Essential smartphone, and Birchbox is talking acquisition.<p><b>Here’s what to watch for when Snap reports its Q2 earnings today — its second earnings report since it went public in early March.</b> First on …

Wall Street

How to Protect Yourself During Lean Times

Weathering the entrepreneur financial cycle is tough, but there are strategies you can implement to make sure money is coming in during your lean times.<p>Working independently means your business runs in a cycle. It could be an obvious run, like biannual fashion seasons and weather-dependent trends. …

What is cloud computing? Everything you need to know about the cloud, explained

Updated: An introduction to cloud computing right from the basics up to IaaS and PaaS, hybrid, public, and private cloud.<p><i>Video: Cloud storage - your</i> …

India Set To Unveil New Biofuel Policy In Bid To Cut Oil, Gas, Coal Imports

India will soon announce a new policy to promote biofuels as part of efforts by the world's third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases to cut imports …

Trump’s Threat to North Korea Was Improvised

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s aides knew he planned to deliver a tough message to North Korea on Tuesday, but they did not expect a threat that rivaled the apocalyptic taunts often used by his target, Kim Jong-un.<p>The president’s language, which aides say he had used in private, escalated the …

Spain set for 26 June election after king dissolves parliament

King Felipe VI signs decree for new vote after December election left no party able to form a government<p>The king of Spain has signed a decree dissolving parliament and setting an election for 26 June after politicians chosen in an inconclusive December vote failed to agree on the country’s next …

Why the future of web browsers belongs to the biggest tech firms

Changes made to browser standards will make it harder for new companies to disrupt the status quo and cement the power of Google and Apple<p>Ten years ago, there were two web browsers that anyone cared about: Netscape and Internet Explorer.<p>Each browser vied for favour with web publishers, begging them …

Indiana primary: Donald Trump looks poised for a win – and the nomination

Donald Trump only needs to win Indiana on Tuesday by a single vote to be the likely Republican nominee. One recent public poll had the real estate mogul up 15 points over rival Ted Cruz, giving Trump plenty of margin for error.<p>If Trump wins the 30 delegates that Indiana awards the winner of the …

5 powerful email apps to use instead of Mailbox, now that it's gone

The day has finally arrived: Mailbox, the once red-hot email startup, is no more. After nearly three years of helping us in our (often futile) quest …

The BBC wants you to use your brain as a remote control

BBC is trialing new technology that lets you control your TV using your brain.<p>Developed by BBC’s digital division and user experience studio, This Place, the Mind Control TV project uses a cheap headset that reads brainwaves to let users select a program to watch by mentally focusing on it.<p>The EEG …

Smart Servo Controller Makes Robotics Projects Even Easier To Control (video)

Mark Arnott has created new open source smart servo controller called the SSC that has been created to enable makers, developers and hobbyists to …

Microcontroller

Nasa test out engine for world's most powerful rocket

Nasa has completed a test of an RS-25 engine, which will power the Space Launch System to make it the most powerful rocket ever built<p>Nasa calls it the Clark Kent of rocket engines because of its commonplace exterior yet ferocious power, and it hopes that one day the RS-25 engine will power its <b>Space</b> …

33 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Stanford engineers develop state-by-state plan to convert U.S. to 100% clean, renewable energy by 2050

Mark Z. Jacobson and colleagues show that it’s technically possible for each state to replace fossil fuel energy with entirely clean, renewable …

How to Attract Over 50K Subscribers in 6 Months

At least a couple of times every week for the last six months I have been asked pretty much the same question everywhere I go. Whether I’m at a …

Welcome to Time Out

Go to the content Go to the footer<p>Worldwide<p><b>Popular cities</b> London New York Paris Chicago Los Angeles Lisbon Hong Kong Sydney Melbourne Porto Singapore …

New investors are putting billions in this fund

If you're too busy to do laundry or cook dinner, you probably don't have loads of time to invest either.<p>Many people in your shoes are putting their investments on "auto pilot" in target date funds. You sign up, put your money in the fund and basically forget about it until you retire.<p>It's called …

The king with 100 wives

<b>(CNN) —</b> Abumbi II, the 11th fon, or king, of Bafut, Cameroon, has close to 100 wives. They weren't all his to start. According to local tradition, when a fon dies, his successor inherits all his wives and then marries his own queens.<p>"The queens have a great role to play in the fondom," notes Prince …

Category: Technology – Which? News

Technology<p>We’ve just tested premium turntables from Rega, Pro-Ject, Elipson, Thorens, NAD and Teac. See how they performed and which ones are worth …

Laptops

Boeing warns Airbus over reports of state aid

<b>Boeing has warned arch rival Airbus over unconfirmed reports that it wants state aid for a new version of its A380 super-jumbo jet.</b><p>Ray Conner, head of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, said subsidies or loans for a new airliner would breach World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules.<p>Airbus said it would not …

Aviation

Nissan Leaf Batteries To Be Recycled For Energy Storage

Nissan has announced a new plan to recycle old batteries from its Nissan Leaf electric vehicle and use the batteries for energy storage.<p>Nissan has …

Marissa Mayer on What's Next for Yahoo – Bloomberg

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Silicon Valley

China's Next Bubble: Tech Start Ups?

China haters will love this. China is about to blow another bubble. This time, its in high tech space.<p>We all know that China doesn’t want to make your Nike sneakers and your kids Happy Meal toys anymore. Those days are done. The new China wants to build longer lasting car batteries and — you …

The best Gmail app for the iPhone is now made by Microsoft

Outlook. Yes, Outlook.<p>Gmail is the world's most popular email service, and the iPhone, as if this week didn't make it abundantly clear, is the world's most popular smartphone. The two have been around for years and years, however the experience of using them together has never been particularly …