It's using a Google-like strategy to collect more accurate info. Apple's quest to improve Maps' accuracy appears to include some on-foot action. Former Engadget writer Dante Cesa has posted photos of Apple
Tesla shares dropped more than 12 percent Friday morning following the Securities and Exchange Commission’s announcement that it will sue the company’s chief executive, Elon Musk. The SEC is seeking to
Slack, the workplace communications platform used by over eight million people, today announced it had acquired Astro — a beloved email client that uses AI to help users manage their overflowing inboxes.
Instagram’s co-founders, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, are leaving amid frustrations with parent company Facebook
Systrom and Krieger have shaped virtually everything about Instagram’s culture and product for the past six years. Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are resigning from the company they
Waze has been sending its partner cities a fire hose of data for the past four years through its free Connected Citizens Program. And while that aggregated and anonymized data holds critical information
Creating a neural network that can learn from its surroundings is a big step. One of the difficulties when it comes to creating visual recognition systems for an AI is to program what the human brain effortlessly.
Kroger is teaming up with Nuro, a startup founded by two veterans of Google’s self-driving team Kroger, the nation’s largest supermarket chain, is teaming up with Nuro, a two-year-company started by two
The Xbox One version will also include new DLC Nier: Automata was one of 2017’s most acclaimed games, and now it’s finally coming to Xbox One. Publisher Square Enix announced today that Nier: Automata
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Digital asset exchange Coinbase announced on Tuesday the launch of its first-ever index fund, marking the company’s foray into asset management. The U.S. firm, the largest cryptocurrency
Snap’s engineering team is expected to be hit hard, but other teams are also bracing for cuts. Update — March 8, 2018: A Snap spokesperson has confirmed the layoffs. In an email to Snap employees obtained
For years, one of the holy grails of web design has been trying to automate turning front-end design into clean code. Early attempts included tools like Dreamweaver and FrontPage. Pagedraw, a member of
But only in Yokohama, Japan. Nissan will start testing its self-driving taxi service Easy Ride in a few days in hopes of launching it in time for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. The automaker and Tokyo-based
Snapchat owner Snap saw $1.3B wiped from its market value after reality TV star Kylie Jenner tweeted that she had stopped opening the app. Jenner has 24.5M followers on Twitter, and was (and may still
New futuristic convenience stores could appear in Seattle and Los Angeles. Amazon’s much-heralded convenience store of the future, Amazon Go, may seem like a crazy experiment. But the company plans to
Net neutrality protections moved closer to coming off the books today with the publication of the Federal Communication Commission’s new rules in the Federal Register. Parts of the change are set to go
As we reported last month, Google is uniting all of its different payment tools under the Google Pay brand. On Android, however, the Android Pay app stuck with its existing brand. That’s changing today,
Experts say it could provide a simpler way to predict cardiovascular risk Scientists from Google and its health-tech subsidiary Verily have discovered a new way to assess a person’s risk of heart disease
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday said lack of transparency was the reason it thwarted a controversial bid by a group of Chinese investors to purchase the 135-year-old Chicago Stock Exchange.
The social network is splitting into two. The most vibrant new medium invented in past five years isn’t Facebook’s Oculus Rift or Apple’s animoji. It’s the story: the chronological procession of photos,
A special code must be entered when advertisers want to mention a specific candidate Facebook plans to mail out verification postcards through the US postal service to anyone purchasing ads related to