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'Fully loaded' Kodi box seller pleads not guilty

He will face trial charged with circumventing copyright.<p>Whether the makers of Kodi (by now you should know that's the new name for what used to be XBMC) like it or (definitely) do not, people have built businesses around preloading their software on players like a Fire TV stick and advertising it …

Kodi

iPhone 8: Apple’s Next Smartphone With Wireless Charging And Improved Waterproofing

The iPhone 8 won’t be released until next September, but that doesn’t stop the rumors from pouring in. The latest rumors aren’t really all new, but …

Microsoft HoloLens isn't a toy, creator says. At least not yet

Inventor. Visionary. Futurist.<p>This is Alex Kipman, the man behind Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality goggles, one of the company's most ambitious products. That seems like a fitting challenge for someone who was admitted to Microsoft's Hall of Legends in 2011 for his work on the Kinect motion …

Boardlist founder says sexual discrimination is more prevalent than people think

Sexual discrimination and harassment doesn’t seem to be going away, according to a recent survey by the Boardlist. Boardlist works by sourcing recommendations from its members, who are both male and female, to provide a platform for tech companies to discover and connect with board-ready women.<p>The …

With supplies tight, memory chipmakers head into ultra-super-cycle

SEOUL (Reuters) - The global memory chip industry is heading into what’s been dubbed an ultra-super-cycle, as the challenge of making chips smaller yet more efficient has created supply bottlenecks, while there is soaring demand for data storage - from smartphones and artificial intelligence to …

Internet Of Things Market To Reach $267B By 2020

• B2B spending on IoT technologies, apps and solutions will reach €250B ($267B) by 2020.<br>• By 2020, 50% of IoT spending will be driven by discrete manufacturing, transportation and logistics, and utilities<br>• Spending on IoT applications is predicted to generate €60B ($64.1B) by 2020.<br>• IoT Analytics spending …

Customers

The number of people using Airbnb in London quadrupled in 2 years

And whilst it took six years for the room-rental startup to reach 1 million guest arrivals, it took just over two years to hit 4 million.<p>The San-Francisco-based company became profitable for the first time during the second half of 2016, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.<p>Here are some interesting …

Honor 6X review: Solid performance at a hard-to-beat price

Honor’s latest budget smartphone gives you plenty of bang for your budget buck<p>Huawei release a lot of smartphones in any given year. The Chinese …

Phones

Car2Go thinks we'd rather share luxury Mercedes-Benz sedans than Smart cars

And it’s probably right<p>Car2Go, the car-sharing service owned by Daimler, announced today that for the first time, it would be offering something other than tiny, two-seat Smart cars. The company said it was adding thousands of new Mercedes-Benz luxury CLA and GLA sedans its fleet, with the goal of …

Forgotten passwords are bane of the Internet. Facebook wants to fix that

New Facebook service aims to make security questions a thing of the past.<p>Facebook is unveiling a new service that remedies one of the biggest …

Apple is finally fixing one of the Apple Watch's most annoying problems

Most of us know well enough not to check our smartphones in a movie theater, but what do you do when your smart watch lights up when you raise your …

Smartwatches

A Galaxy S8 render and a thought about concept renders [UPDATE]

What you see above is what is being circulated around the media town. We found it through <i>SamMobile</i>. It is an approximation of what the Galaxy S8 …

LG G6

Alternativefacts.com exists and it's been redirected to the perfect site

The phrase "alternative facts" has lit up the internet since Kellyanne Conway infamously used it to describe the White House's version of Trump's sad …

Alternative Facts

Amazon's Echo is bringing the eighties back, and not always in a good way

Back when I was a kid in the late '80s and early '90s, the best way to get stuff done on a computer was with the Microsoft DOS command prompt— a text-based operating system for computers that looks positive antiquated today.<p>It looked like this:<p>This so-called "command line" interface has a …

How a bot could automate 80% of startup investment screening

I have a 100-step checklist that I use to screen new investments. I’ve backed about 70 companies, but I’ve evaluated 40x that many — a dizzying amount of research. The fact is, a bot could do 80 percent of that work for me. After all, I have a series of questions, and I need to fill in answers. …

Almost half of what we do at work could be automated by 2055

Almost half the activities people are paid to do globally could be automated using current levels of technology, according to a new report from the McKinsey Global Institute.<p>But before we start fretting about job security — or daydreaming about lives of leisure surrounded by "Jetsons"-style robot …

Galaxy S8 Leaks Deliver The First Bad News

It won’t be long until the Galaxy S8 is officially unveiled and we already know the design is so stylish it already looks like one of 2017’s best and most exciting smartphones. But now two potential deal breakers have leaked this week…<p><b>Deal Breaker #1: Invasive Samsung Branding</b><p>One of the highlights …

US internet providers stop sending piracy warnings

Surprise: it's hard to stop copyright violators just by asking them.<p>Remember the media industry's vaunted Copyright Alert System? It was supposed to spook pirates by having their internet providers send violation notices, with the threat of penalties like throttling. However, it hasn't exactly …

Internet

A Chromebook convertible you can stand on, scribble on and splash

CTL's Chromebook line gets another extra-rugged convertible model in its lineup, complete with a whiteboard cover.<p>There's a ton of activity around Chromebooks for education at the moment thanks to a push by Google and partners, and toughness is trendy. CTL's been in the institutional Chromebook …

Australian archaeological startup raises $679,000 to rebuild ancient sites in VR

Archaeology isn’t an easy job, but it becomes easier in virtual reality, where you can walk around ancient buildings as if they were still there.<p>Lithodomos VR, an Australian virtual reality archaeological startup, knows this and has raised $900,000 in Australian dollars ($679,000 U.S.) in a seed …