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Google Allo review: This is fine

Google Allo is new chat app for Android and iPhone. It has the Google Assistant built in and it’s rolling out today. I’ve been using it for a few days now, and it’s fine. Totally, completely fine. It does the things you expect from a messaging app: sends pictures, lets you share fun stickers, works …

WhatsApp now lets you draw on pictures, just like Snapchat and Instagram

The trend of messaging apps borrowing the features of their rivals is continuing. This time it is WhatsApp.<p>The Facebook-owned Android, iPhone and web …

#78 Very Quickly to the Drill by Reply All

<i>Our goal is to provide a great experience for the users, advertisers, and publishers that interact with our advertising products everyday. An</i> …

Google moves into hardware production with smartphone and other devices

SAN FRANCISCO — Software giant Google is beginning an aggressive foray into hardware production with the launch Tuesday of a smartphone and other devices that will bring the company into direct competition with other leading tech firms, including its longtime partner Samsung.<p>The launch signals a …

Mobile

Pixel leaks keep flowing on the eve of Google's big event

Everybody keeps spilling the beans on Google's upcoming Pixel phones. After a UK retailer and a Canadian carrier posted about them early, it's now Verizon's turn. <i>Gizmodo</i> has spotted listings of the upcoming devices on the carrier's Enterprise website, where you can find both the Pixel and the XL …

Google Pixel

Introducing Marketplace: Buy and Sell with Your Local Community

<i>By Mary Ku, Director of Product Management</i>Facebook is where people connect, and in recent years more people have been using Facebook to connect in …

IEEE P802.3bz brings five times the speed using current Ethernet cabling

People don’t typically think much about the nest of cables and wires that run through walls and ceilings at the office and in the home. These …

68 million Dropbox passwords stolen by hackers

Earlier this week, Dropbox reset user passwords for all accounts that hadn’t changed them since 2012, following its discovery of a file containing hashed and salted passwords that were obtained in a previous security breach.<p>Now, Motherboard reports that the company’s systems were hacked in 2012, …

Security

Coursera wants companies to 'build their own university'

Coursera is launching a new initiative called ‘Coursera for Business,’ which allows companies to use the platform for continuing education.<p>Boasting over 1,400 courses in 150 specializations, Coursera has already partnered with BNY Mellon, Boston Consulting Group, L’Oréal and Axis Bank to let …

Where the Money Went

Report targets Texas Enterprise Fund and other incentive programs

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Easily Build Custom Reports and Dashboards

Beautiful data visualization starts here.<p>Google Data Studio (beta) turns your data into informative dashboards and reports that are easy to read, …

25+ Awesome CSS Tools You’d Regret Missing As A Web Designer

Tools have always worked wonders when it comes to simplifying CSS-design and development related jobs. It is interesting to note that a huge majority …

What you need to know about upgrading to Windows 10

Everyone has a Windows upgrade horror story. For me, it was an XP installation that inexplicably crashed halfway through the upgrade process, somehow corrupting my hard drive at the same time. And with Windows 10 launching on July 29th, it's hard to avoid the traumatic flashbacks to past Windows …

Windows 10

Some salespeople selling Google's cloud had their salaries cut by up to $50,000, report says

Urs Hölzle is the man in charge of the cloud unit. One thing he's doing to build Google's cloud business is to beef up Google's professional sales staff to try and win business from some of the largest companies in the world. It currently counts companies like Coca Cola, HTC, Best Buy and U.S. …

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The Nexus 9 is in stock at the Google Play store, 16GB or 32GB WiFi model

November 3rd marks official launch date for Google‘s latest tablet, the Nexus 9. Well, that day has arrived for much of the globe, and you can now find the Nexus 9 available for sale through the Google Play Store, expected to leave their warehouse in one or two business days.<p>Not all versions are …

In line with previous rumors, Apple said to be preparing iPad Air 2 for October launch

As has been previously rumored, Apple is said to be preparing for an October event to introduce an updated model of the iPad Air, according to the Commercial Times. Though earlier rumors of an event on October 21st have been shot down, there are still plenty of other days in October that Apple …

Collide Village Accelerator Program: Supporting North Texas Entrepreneurs

Collide Village Accelerator Program (CVAP) is a 4-month milestone driven seed stage startup accelerator program. CVAP’s focus is to teach founders …

Dallas-based Vinli Launches at TechCrunch Disrupt

Vinli is a connected-car platform, and they’re launching TODAY at TechCrunch Disrupt.<p>“Vinli is a game changer because we have created the first …

Scholarships Available for Coding Classes with The Codex

We were excited to learn about The Codex recently, in an announcement from the Tech Wildcatters last month. The Codex is a code school for the Dallas …

GiveCamp: Coding It Forward

North Texas is home to over 28,000 nonprofits, and of those, 83% have budgets of less than $100,000. With limited resources and time, the need for …

Report: Apple's New MacBook Air Will Be 'Noticeably Thinner' And Will Come In Gold

Apple has been rumored for some time to be working on a 12-inch version of its popular MacBook Air, and some new details have emerged that may shed some light on what to expect.<p>According to a new report from Jack March, the new 12-inch MacBook Air will arrive sometime in mid-2015 and will be …

MacBook Air

Google's Nexus 9 is made by HTC and coming very soon

Nvidia's Tegra K1 processor is expected to power the next Nexus tablet<p>HTC hasn't made a tablet since 2011 or a Nexus device since 2010, but pretty soon both lacunas will be brought to an end by the launch of a new device: the Nexus 9. Rumored over the summer and confirmed by <i>The Wall Street …

With Nexus 9, HTC Could Get A Crack At Making An Android Tablet To Get People Excited

HTC is gearing up production of a Nexus 9 tablet device to showcase the Android operating system, a report from the Wall Street Journal claims. The report follows earlier rumors that this would be the case, and suggests a Nexus 9 from the Taiwanese device maker is almost a lock. But HTC is a …

YouTube Adds Minute-by-Minute Analytics

YouTube has added new real-time reporting to its analytics dashboard that provides view counts down to the minute for your videos.<p>By default, the new dashboard section shows your last five published videos, but you can search for older videos. The interface has two graphs: hour-by-hour data for the …

Alibaba Kicks off its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange

Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse, started trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) today at a price of $92.70 per share. The company set its initial public offering (IPO) at $68 per share on Thursday, which would put it on track to raise at least $21.8 billion. It follows a previous …

Netflix is Finally Headed to Linux

In 2007, Netflix introduced video streaming to computer browsers. But not all operating systems got to enjoy the straight-to-DVD movies, Linux was noticeably absent. Now, seven years later and it looks like the open-source operating system is finally getting official Netflix support.<p>With Netflix …

Chrome Apps for Mobile Get Modern WebView and Live Deploy

Google today updated its Chrome Apps for Mobile project with new Chrome APIs for identity, Google Cloud Messaging (GCM) support, and rich notifications. At the same time, the company has improved the developer workflow and added modern WebView capabilities for older versions of Android.<p>Chromium …

Apple Releases First iPhone 6 Ad Spots

Apple teased a set of iPhone 6 commercials featuring Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake at the launch event for the new smartphones, and now the company has posted its first two ad spots online.<p>The videos are interesting because they are among the first wave of messages that Apple is using to …