Microsoft yesterday announced the hiring of Lindsay-Rae McIntyre as its next chief diversity officer. She will be responsible for implementing and driving initiatives to further Microsoft’s progress in building a diverse and inclusive culture
Three years ago, the White House launched the Presidential Innovation Fellows (PIF) program, inviting innovators from across the country to drop whatever they were doing, join federal agencies, and tackle national challenges in a matter of months. Read More
It’s been a long night at Pier 70 in San Francisco. Yesterday, hundreds of hackers spent the day in front of their laptops even though it was a beautiful Summer day. That’s because they all took part in my favorite competition — the Disrupt SF Hackathon.
The Europas Conference & Awards for European Tech Startups, on June 16 in London, is an annual celebration of Europe’s brightest tech companies. From a small bar in central London in 2009, it’s become a fixture of the European scene, with it’s highly curated daytime speakers and audience,
What if Silicon Valley had emerged from a racially integrated community? Would the technology industry be different? Would we? And what can the technology industry do now to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past?
The closed beta for the new Minecraft Earth AR game is available starting today for some lucky fans living in London and Seattle.
Killer Instinct: Definitive Edition, The Banner Saga 3 and more are coming to Xbox Game Pass this month.
Ever since my prepaid Xbox Live Gold subscription turned into Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, I have been taking full advantage of the new service. Gaming on Windows 10 and Xbox One has been a blast and there are more than enough games to keep me busy. But with all that gaming, one issue I run […]
Slack's co-founder and CEO Steward Butterfield stated that he isn't worried about the numbers, saying that “if it’s based on the bigger distribution,” then he doesn’t believe “that’s really a threat.”
There are many sources on the internet that can help you find a job, but LinkedIn is also a great tool to search through job listings Here's how.
Microsoft is still not done revamping its Office icons with a Fluent Design Touch, and Microsoft Exchange is the latest service that received a brand new icon.
The German state of Hesse is banning access to Office 365 in schools over privacy concerns (via Ars Technica). The product was launched in the country a couple years back with the promise to keep all data inside its borders,
For the eight year in a row, Microsoft has been chosen as one of the world’s most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute
You can now save up to $229 on a Surface Pro with Type Cover bundle, with some models starting at $699.
Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Microsoft and Fujitsu partner to let you log in with the veins in your palm As Microsoft continues its work on Windows Hello,
A jewelry contact familiar with the matter told TechCrunch that the gold, 18-karat version of the Apple Watch could cost around $1,200 when it launches in January. This has been corroborated, based on size and weight,
据英国《每日邮报》2月25日报道，美国权威经济研究机构NBER（National Bureau of Economic Research）的经济学家们日前提交报告，警告称机器人可能接管人类工作，导致失业率飙升、福利成本激增，最终引发全球经济崩溃。
Microsoft is back at the well with a new Surface device, the Surface 3. If you’re familiar with the Surface Pro 3, which was released last year, you understand the Surface 3: It’s like the Pro 3 but smaller and less expensive. The new Surface will cost you $499 at base,
“$150 for a gamepad? Hell nah.” When Microsoft announced the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller, those were my first thoughts. Then, like a fool, I decided to try it. You can probably see where this is going.Read more...
By now, you've probably heard about the hitchhiking robot that was mugged by merciless humans in PhiladelphiaNow, in a move that may result in fewer robot beatings, Japanese robotics engineers have introduced a robot that is programmed to run away from human bulliesSee also: