Felix Dsouza

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Microsoft Publishes Sexist Form Letter To Help Dudes Convince Women To Let Them Buy An Xbox One

<i>Update: According to the Wall Street Journal, Microsoft has slightly edited the letter following complaint. Good on them for doing so.</i><p>Today Microsoft released a form letter essentially created for men to send to women, encouraging their partners to let them buy an Xbox One console, as the new …

Why Does Google Need So Many Robots? To Jump From The Web To The Real World

Why does Google need robots? Because it already rules your pocket. The mobile market, except for the slow rise of wearables, is saturated. There are millions of handsets around the world, each one connected to the Internet and most are running either Android or iOS. Except for incremental updates …

What’s Behind the Heat Wave: Climate Change or Weather?

Will 2013 set another heat record?<p><b>The American Southwest is broiling in triple-digit temperatures for the fourth consecutive day as a result of a record-breaking heat wave that is smothering the region.</b><p>In Death Valley, California, the temperature reached 128° Fahrenheit (53° Celsius) on Sunday—just …

ICYMI podcasts: Photos for Pixels, death to Zigbee, and Google’s 3G balloons

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>It took months of waiting, but Chromebook Pixel(s goog) owners received their promised new Photos app this week. On the GigaOM …

Is this the plastic fantastic casing for the 'budget' Apple iPhone?

Could this be another sign that Apple is preparing to launch a more affordable iteration of its world-changing iPhone handset?<p>The picture above is a …

Can Google Really Crack The Game Console Market?

Look, we’ve all heard the rumors that Google is toiling away on a smartwatch, and the company has said the Nexus Q isn’t completely dead, so part of that recent report from the Wall Street Journal doesn’t completely out of the blue. That said, Google is reportedly also working on an Android-powered …

What happens when the world turns into one giant brain

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>These days, many of us in consumer and enterprise tech companies are working on predictive systems that provide modest but …