Twitter has been accused of not doing enough to curb online abuse within its pages. According to the company's global head of online safety though, it's an ever-evolving constant threat.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/06/16/trolls-still-outwitting-twitter/
Amazon is going to acquire video game streaming site Twitch for $970 million in an all-cash deal. Today’s Amazon deal definitely doesn’t give off the same “this feels right” vibe as the Google rumor. While Amazon has Prime Instant Video,
Earlier today, Y Combinator President Sam Altman posted the type of numbers about which he gets asked “a lot” — calling them (humbly and probably rightly) “very imperfect indicators of success.”Here’s the lowdown, if you missed them:
Nearly a month after it began, GamerGate is a fire that refuses to go out. The hashtag campaign has opened up a chasm between the gaming press and their audience. Currently standing at close to a million tweets (over twice that of #Destiny), it shows no signs of stopping. A related tag,
Yahoo's acquisition spree doesn't look like it's ending any time soonCase in point: The tech giant announced Friday it will acquire Polyvore, the fashion-discovery site founded in 2007 by three former Yahoo engineers that lets users browse and buy clothes, accessories and beauty productsSee also:
BitStream is a shot of technology news followed by a chaser of gadget rumors and hearsay. It's time to get drunk on all the knowledge you missed in the last 24 hours.Read more...
Apple is finally releasing its much-anticipated iPhone 6 handset on 9th September, and ITProPortal is going to be on hand to bring you all the updates in our minute-by-minute coverage.Read more: http://www.itproportal.
Cybercriminals have been increasingly targeting banks and other financial institutions with their phishing attacks.
It’s been almost three months since GDPR kicked off, and businesses are still struggling to become compliant.
Firms with protective crypto vaults are being increasingly targeted.
Stacy Leidwinger, VP of Product, Nuance Imaging Division, explains how
Why are so many organisations so hot on deploying AI and ML technology if it’s so hard to prepare and use?
If your business is looking to focus on digital transformation but is short on resource, outsourcing your IT support will allow you to fully focus on transformation.
Sainsbury's SmartShop technology will allow customers to checkout using their mobile devices.
The company’s supercomputer will be used in conjunction with the Genesys Customer Experience Platform to let organisations facilitate easier interaction with customers.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/06/16/ibms-watson-scores-another-customer-service-deal-genesys/
The network will be offering the two devices in the coming weeks with both devices joining the lineup and it follows Three and O2 confirming the G3’s arrival.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/06/16/vodafone-confirms-lg-g3-and-g2-are-coming-soon/
The Huawei Ascend G6 is an attractive handset with a particularly strong front camera and some useful apps in the mix.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/reviews/mobile-phones/huawei-ascend-g6-review/
Rambo Tribble (1273454) writes "Two prominent nutrition experts have put forth the theory that the current obesity epidemic is, in large part, the result of processed foods tricking our appetite control mechanisms.
Last year, Lionhead Studio announced a new multiplayer game series titled Fable Legends. Today the company, at Microsoft’s E3 press briefing, announced that the beta of Fable Legends will become available on Xbox One this fall.
The deal, which includes $400 million in cash and $1.6 billion dollars worth of Facebook shares, has been approved by regulators and will come into effect immediately.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/22/facebooks-2bn-oculus-acquisition-finalised/
Joe Hahn braved his first Comic-Con when he was 14 years old. Now 37, the Linkin Park beat maker is making his directorial film debut with Mall, a movie about a dreadful shooting at a shopping mall. Mall will premiere at Comic-Con San Diego on Thursday night,