Amazon to add 1,000 UK jobs

Northern England, namely Manchester, is getting its first Amazon office.

Jobs That Humans Will Never Do Again, As Long As We Have Robots

Robots are entering the workforce. Some will work alongside you. Others, sadly, will put you out of work . The question is, which jobs are actually on the chopping block? The answer to that has been bathed in media hype,

The Diary Of A Cord Cutter In 2015 (Part 2)

2015 is the year I finally cut the cord with cable TV. No more flipping through programs mindlessly, no more massive lineup of channels I never watch, no more DVR’ing. In doing so, I’ve been determined to rely on streaming-only services for access to TV and movies,

10 Worst Misconceptions About Medieval Life You'd Get From Fantasy Books

Some tropes are so ingrained in Medieval-inspired fantasy stories that it's tempting to think that they represent real aspects of Medieval life. But often these stories are just reinforcing myths and misconceptions about life in the Middle Ages.Read more...

How Burrowing Owls Lead To Vomiting Anarchists (Or SF’s Housing Crisis Explained)

The Santa Clara Valley was some of the most valuable agricultural land in the entire world, but it was paved over to create today’s Silicon Valley.

Beautiful Illusions: The Economics of UberX

Last month, Uber boasted that its drivers command a median salary of $90,000 per year. This is not totally honest. Justin Singer wades into the financial morass, and says the truth about how much Uber drivers make is very far from simple.Read more...

Read an Excerpt from Bruce Schneier's New Book, Data and Goliath

Bruce Schneier is a world-famous computer security expert whose new book is about where all your personal data is going — and who can see it. It's called Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World. We've got an excerpt. Read more...

Behind the Sordid World of Online Assassination Betting

I have heard rumors about this website, but I still cannot quite believe that it exists. I am looking at what I think is a hit list. Read more...

UberFacts Is Still UberWrong

A few months ago we did a little fact-checking and found out that UberFacts is full of shit . So we wanted to give them another shot. The results? UberFacts is still spreading way too much misinformation.Read more...

Is War Becoming More Humane?

Devices like laser-guided bombs and nonlethal weapons have the potential to reduce civilian casualties and wanton suffering. But as these new technologies emerge, are humans actually becoming more ethical about waging war, or is killing just becoming easier?Read more...

86 Viral Images From 2014 That Were Totally Fake

We debunked a lot of fake viral photos this year. Eighty-six, to be exact. And that doesn't even include all those fake toilet photos from the Sochi Olympics , those fake Ebola cures , and all the lies that UberFacts helped spread . It was a busy year for fakes.Read more...

UK tech sector still able to attract talent despite Brexit

However EU talent may end up looking elsewhere in the future.

Privacy International points finger at seven companies for data gathering

Information Commissioner's office will be conducting audits on several major tech companies accused of breaching GDPR.

Five ways to drive customer conversion rates in your stores

If you don’t track traffic or measure conversion rate in all your stores today, simply put, you are missing out on an entirely new way to drive sales.

EU 'close' to digital tax on tech giants

French Minister says the deal will have Germany's support.

Consumer phones in the workplace: does it make business sense?

It is important for businesses to understand what they are getting themselves into if they hope to gain real long-term benefits from their mobility strategy.

SAP snaps up Qualtrics in $8bn deal

Software maker was set to go public next week.

Harnessing the power of data network effects

How do you build data network effects into your products and services?

Apple reportedly set to ditch Intel for Arm hardware

If it happens, it will happen in 2020 or 2021, new reports claim.

Scrutiny on the data supply chain

In the data supply chain, businesses within the financial services space need to understand and to audit what happens to the data across the process.

BlackBerry vs Facebook – a David vs Goliath conundrum

Earlier this year, BlackBerry sued Facebook in the US for infringement of multiple patents, relating to various aspects of Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp & Instagram.

开一家水果店,应该注意哪些问题?

在国外的水果店工作过6年,曾打算开水果店,跟老板开了3家新店,自己做了近2万字的相关策划,怒答此题。

观察者模式-设计模式系列 - Carl --卡尔

观察者模式概述:在软件构建过程中,我们需要为某些对象建立一种“通知依赖关系” ——一个对象(目标对象)的状态发生改变,所有的依赖对象(观察者对象)都将得到通知。

Windows Azure Virtual Network (5) 设置Azure Virtual Machine固定Private IP - Lei Zhang的博客

《Windows Azure Platform 系列文章目录》 熟悉Azure Virtual Network的读者都知道,如果我们设置了Azure Virtual Network (VNet)的IP Rang是xxx.xxx.0.0 - xxx.xxx.0.255 那第一个加入VNet的虚...

狂推平板電腦!Acer IFA 平板、筆電 2014 新機大哂冷

各大品牌先後在 IFA 大會上公佈新產品,而 Acer 在大會上亦推出一系列平板及手提電腦,當中包括:兩款 Aspire R 變形筆電、 Aspire Switch 11 分體筆電、Iconia Tab 8 w、Iconia Tab 10 及 Iconia One 8 平板及 Liquid Z500 智能手機,可算是 IFA 上其中一間推出最多平板機的品牌。

[图]三星Galaxy Note 4和HTC One(M8)规格参数对比

三星Galaxy Note 4和HTC One(M8)作为高端旗舰设备都装备了丰富的功能,前者秉承了S5心率传感器等新特性,并开始尝试使用Galaxy Alpha的金属边框;而后者则被誉为“年度最佳手机”,那么两者同样作为旗舰在哪些方面存在不同?

PM如何更好的争取协调RD资源

如何让RD能够接受个人观点并帮忙解决客户产品问题,想必这是PM在工作中经常遇到的问题吧。在大多数PM都不是RD […]

[视频]美科学家:太空采矿未来二三十年间或成现实

太空探索,是人类乐此不疲的课题;开发和利用太空资源,也是人类拓展生存空间、解决资源难题的希望所在,美国航空航天局科学家表示,太空采矿或在未来二三十年间,变为现实。神秘的太空,能带给人类的究竟有哪些?

Samsung 智能手機巿佔跌 4.5% 但仍是 no.1

去年全球智能手機出貨量可說是有增無減,而日前市場研究機構 TrendForce 就公開了 2014 年各大手機廠商市場佔有率的排行榜。 去年頭三位廠商的排名依然沒有變動,雖然 Samsung 的市佔率繼續排名第一,但整體跌幅卻相當驚人。

中国影子银行规模31万亿人民币,没有想象中的危机四伏

中国影子银行并非像某些观点认为的那样规模庞大、危机四伏,影子银行从规模及不良贷款角度看,对金融体系的负面影响有限,中国金融体系整体风险可控,产生大规模信贷危机的机率不大,影子银行中不良贷款具有传染蔓延效应,因此监管层应该防范不良贷款出现升级扩大。

6 types of glasses that do more than correct your blurry vision

The days of being called "four-eyes" are long gone. There are some new cool kids on the glasses sceneEyeglasses are an old invention — we can trace the simple but vital accessory back as early as the 13th century in Italy, according to the Museum of Vision.

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