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Google accused of excluding Asians, whites for some positions

A former Google recruiter was fired from his job for objecting to a company practice of rejecting Asian and white male candidates for technical positions, according to a civil lawsuit filed against the internet giant.<p>Arne Wilberg, who worked at Google for nine years, alleges Google set quotas for …

Feminism

Tesla Model 3 review: the fast and infuriating

I was standing next to the Model 3 when a guy on a bike rode by and yelled, "How is it?" My typical interactions with people who ask about Tesla's affordable sedan (so many people ask me about the car) typically take about five minutes. I point out the highlights and issues I've encountered while …

Tesla

Alexa is down, and everyone is making Super Bowl jokes

Bad news, Amazon Echo owners: In a weird case of life imitating art, Alexa appears to have actually lost her voice.<p>A widespread issue appears to be …

Amazon Echo

Galaxy S9 can’t match iPhone’s 4K video recording

Samsung tries desperately to outdo the iPhone every year, but it doesn’t always work. Its bid to battle the iPhone X with the Galaxy S9 looks a little weak, with early benchmarks suggesting the South Korean company’s flagship is nowhere near as powerful.<p>That might explain why the Galaxy S9 can’t …

IPhone 8

Russia tests terrifying unstoppable ‘Bride of Satan’ hypersonic nuclear missile

Vladimir Putin has tested an unstoppable weapon doomsday weapon that travels at 20 at times the speed of sound and can strike a target anywhere on …

Nuclear Weapons

AT&T reprices its unlimited data plans

AT&T changed the cost of its single-line, unlimited data plans today by simultaneously raising and lowering prices for new customers, according to <i>Ars Technina</i>. The telecom’s Unlimited Choice plan is going up to $65 from $60, and its Unlimited Plus Enhanced plan is dropping to $80 from $90. Family …

How to Increase Your Rankings by Building Brand Mentions

Way back in 1984, Robert Cialdini wrote a book called <i>Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion</i>.If you’ve heard of it, I’m not surprised. It’s been a …

The 7 Best Retirement Stocks No One Talks About

The hunt for the best retirement stocks is like the hunt for the best pizza — much of it is a matter of taste. Do you want income or capital …

Tesla shows off new solar panels that won't uglify your roof

Ideally, Tesla would like you to have a completely new roof that doubles as one big solar panel.<p>But if for some reason you can't or won't go that …

For $2.9 Million, You Can Buy This Car or This New York City Apartment

One can zoom from zero to 60 m.p.h. in two seconds and turn heads on every street corner, while the other would provide several bedrooms and views of Central Park<p>The new Bugatti Chiron is the successor to one of the fastest, most powerful, and most expensive production vehicles ever made, the …

New York City

How To Build Wealth In Real Estate & Keep Your Day Job

Nearly a decade removed from the onset of the latest recession, the real estate industry has finally gained the traction it has so desperately fought for. There is no doubt about it: the housing sector is firing on all cylinders. Equity has returned in droves, and real estate investors are reaping …

UK sees Sony Xperia XZ Premium pre-orders indicating June movement

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium may be the first phone to be announced with the Snapdragon 835, it may end up falling well behind other manufacturers in …

Selling

New iPhone 8 Siri Features Could Vanquish The Competition

The race to build the next Jarvis has intensified in the last 6 months.<p>Amazon’s (presumed) Christmas Alexa sales – alongside wide acclaim for Google’s Assistant – have opened a few eyes in the tech world, and now Apple is starting to make noises about AI.<p>A report from Digitimes yesterday cites a …

IPhone 8

We saw the future of smartphones, and it’s sexier and smarter than you’d imagine

To see into the future, even just by a few minutes, is a superhero-style gift none of us have. Except, in a twist of fate, we’ve been granted the …

Artificial Intelligence

How Kevin Durant Became Silicon Valley’s Hottest Start-up

SAN FRANCISCO — Until last summer, Kevin Durant was certainly famous, but maybe not famous enough.<p>Here was a perennial N.B.A. All-Star and former most valuable player who had been ranked No. 4 on GQ’s list of the most stylish players in N.B.A. history. He had a reported $300 million endorsement …

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read | Inc.com

Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain why it's worth your attention.<p>1. <i>The Checklist Manifesto</i> by Atul Gawande<p>…

Mission Impossible

Our Editors’ Picks of the Best New Hotels in the World

<i>Baltimore</i><p>Over the course of 103 years, Recreation Pier has been, at times, a shipping facility, community center, and television set — as well as an …

Mark Cuban Says This Will Soon Be the Most Sought-After Job Skill | Inc.com

When Mark Cuban speaks, people listen. The billionaire investor and <i>Shark Tank</i> personality has a slew of wildly successful businesses under his belt. Whether he's commenting on the recent Time Warner and AT&T merger, recommending books for entrepreneurs, or sounding off about the 45th president, the …

Computer Science

India is getting an undersea bullet train

Drills for India's first bullet train has begun, according to reports. Construction of the 7-kilometres (about 4.3 miles) undersea rail corridor …

India

New permit details Apple’s planned $50 million Project Isabel data center in Nevada

Apple appears to be planning to further expand its data center presence in Northern Nevada according to a newly surfaced building permit. An application that was filed and withdrawn on February 2 points to a $50 million data center codenamed Project Isabel with Apple listed as the client.<p>According …

Travel app Hopper will now break down airlines’ confusing fees

In an attempt to better compete with low-cost airlines, major air carriers like American Airlines, Delta and United have been rolling out “basic” economy fares – no-frills fares that charge fees for amenities that would otherwise come standard, like seat assignments or the right to use the overhead …

Soundwall's Nova art speaker boasts magic touch and backlights

The latest version of Soundwall comes with a couple of extra features that make it even more interactive. You can think of a Soundwall either as an aluminum artwork that plays music or a flat-planel speaker disguised as a painting. Its new iteration called "Nova," however, kicks things up a notch …

Art

Sprint Galaxy S7 generation snags Android Nougat

Behind T-Mobile and AT&T, Sprint is the third US carrier to update its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge to Android Nougat.<p>The roll to 7.0 will be easier …

No, you can't just walk out of Amazon Go with a six-pack

Amazon's experimental convenience store will stock beer and wine, but those items won't be "grab and go."<p>Amazon Go, a single store in Seattle that's set to open to the public sometime this year, will sell prepared foods, snacks, beverages and other convenience groceries. Instead of traditional …

Amazon Go

Toyota and Shell could build 7 hydrogen refueling stations in California

Oil giant and automaker hedge their bets on fossil fuel dependence.<p>Toyota and Shell will likely build seven hydrogen refueling stations around …

Alternative Fuel

Mid-range Honor 8 Lite is now official

At a press event in China, Honor officially took the wraps off the Honor 8 Lite smartphone, which surprisingly already launched in Europe a few weeks ago. The device looks quite similar to the popular Honor 8, which was announced in July 2016. It has a metal frame and a glass back with a 12-layer …

Apple shares new AirPods ads showcasing British musicians such as Craig David & The 1975

As it continues to focus on regional campaigns rather than global ones, Apple today shared four new AirPods comercials to its U.K. YouTube channel. The videos are all under 20 seconds in length and highlight different U.K. artists…<p>The new ads, like one debuted earlier this year, feature the AirPods …

Preparing Security For Windows 7 End-Of-Life Support

Moving to Microsoft's latest OS may give you flashbacks to when XP support ended.

Amazon's Alexa comes to the living room with new Fire TV Stick

Amazon has unveiled a new version of its Fire TV Stick in the UK, bringing the company's voice-controlled assistant Alexa to the television screen.<p>It is the first time that a Fire TV device has been compatible with Alexa in the UK, broadening the reach of Amazon’s artificial intelligence assistant …