To keep the playing field level and fair for all app developers, Apple on occasion changes the way its App Store ranking algorithm works, the fallout of which can impact developers’ standings in the App Store charts, which ultimately can impact their visibility, downloads, and revenue.
Last year at our TC Sessions: Robotics conference, Boston Dynamics announced that SpotMini will be its first commercially available product. A revamped version of the product would use the company’s decades of quadrupedal robotics learnings as a basis for a robot designed to patrol office spaces.
Start spreading the news. Netflix is coming to New York City in a big way. The streaming media service has committed to invest up to $100 million to build a production hub and hire hundreds of new staffers in the Big Apple, according to a statement from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.
Russian operatives successfully targeted and hacked “at least one” Florida county government in the run up to the 2016 U.S. presidential election, according to new findings by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller. The report, published Thursday by the Justice Department,
Ivan Poupyrev, the technical projects lead at Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division, just gave a TED talk that was simultaneously a presentation and a demo of new technology. Poupyrev was showing off Jacquard,
San Francisco soft robotics startup Breeze Automation made its debut today onstage at TechCrunch’s TC Sessions: Robotics + AI event at UC Berkeley.
Oh golly does the new trailer for “Child’s Play” look good. Not only does it have appearances by Aubrey Plaza, Mark Hamill (as the voice of Chucky) and Bryan Tyree Henry (who’s awesome in Atlanta), but it’s giving Chucky a smart home makeover.
The round values Pilot at $355 million.
Yahoo’s well-worn acquisition trail to bring tech and talent back into the Internet company has been one of the more notable hallmarks of life under CEO Marissa Mayer. And while M&A appears to have slowed down significantly in 2015, it’s not stopped altogether:
At first glance, GetScale’s cameras might seem like just another factory surveillance system. The startup, however, wants to make life easier for engineers and assembly line workers by allowing them to communicate directly and record the entire manufacturing process. Read More
Mobile savings app Ibotta, which got its start by targeting millennial shoppers who no longer seek out and clip paper coupons, has been working to re-think the role smartphones can play when it comes to shopping in the offline world. To date,
SAN FRANCISCO — When the Golden State Warriors host the New Orleans Pelicans in the Bay Area on Thursday night, fans at the game and those watching on national TV won't just be treated to the NBA's two newest superstars, Stephen Curry and Anthony Davis,
It's not all that surprising that The Walt Disney Company may be considering making a game for Microsoft's new HoloLens headset. It would be hard to argue that players wouldn't enjoy a Disney Infinity experience via HoloLens.
为了节约流量，视频网站往往会采用只加载当前看到的地方向后一小段的策略，但是当你想缓冲一个视频以供离线观看的时候，这个策略就会令人十分头疼，比如YouTube 就曾采用Dash Playback 的加载策略。
据雅虎财报报道，黑莓智能手机业务的一个重要部分就是它的BB10操作系统。人们纷纷猜测，如果黑莓成功的采用了Alphabet的Android OS操作系统，它是否会抛弃自己的BB10操作系统。但根据一篇黑莓官方博文，黑莓CEO兼总裁程守宗（John Chen）直接否定了这一猜测——他宣布BB10“绝非行将就木”。
Triptease, the startup that provides a SaaS to enable hotels to increase direct sales, has closed $7 million in Series A funding. Investors include VCs Notion Capital, and Episode 1, both of whom previously backed the U.K. company. Read More
We no longer have a monopoly on disruptive innovation. The cost of building world-changing technologies has dropped exponentially and made it possible for entrepreneurs anywhere to solve the grand challenges of humanity—and disrupt entire industries. Read More
本文是InfoQ十周年的系列文之一，总结了InfoQ十年来发展历程中的一些有趣的东西。 By Charles Humble Translated by 孙薇
Owners of Kindle Paperwhites are reporting BSOD crashes when connecting them to Windows 10 PCs with the Anniversary Update.The post Kindle Paperwhites causing Windows 10 Anniversary Update PCs to crash, say reports appeared first on WinBeta.