Intel has a problem on its hands with its new chipset for wireless laptops: The Centrino chipset can freeze laptops trying to run software for creating Virtual Private Networks.
“We’re not trying to discriminate against people who are originally from those countries or have an education in those countries,” Mullins said.
Later, they bent bomb casings into cones to form the deadlier Explosively Formed Projectile, essentially a bomb that shoots a jet of molten metal into and through an armored vehicle.
According to recent reports, both Yahoo (YHOO) and Microsoft (MSFT) already have started preparing next-generation search technologies in a bid to capture a portion of the fast-growing market for search advertising.
Many companies don’t appear to be very confident about their systems. Although there are over 20 companies manufacturing facial recognition software, only five participated in a government-sponsored facial recognition vendor test in 2000.
Another particular challenge for Samsung has been to contain the brand conflagration, since its flagship devices all bear similar model names. There’s the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, and Galaxy Note 7, and those are just the main flagships; there are plenty of other handsets under the Galaxy umbrella.
Underpinning Snap’s valuation is the company’s dramatic revenue growth since it first started running advertisements in 2014.
The senior investigator bristled when I asked him about this. Journalists highlighted cases of abuse by authorities but didn’t investigate instances where people deliberately blasphemed as a way to claim asylum in another country, he protested. When I broached this fairly common argument with Ali, he said, quietly: “It is not so easy to get asylum.”
Carbon Audio is formed from a few members of the New design studio and others in Portland, Oregon. They set out to make great audio solutions for specific needs. First up: the Zooka was designed to raise the iPad’s audio capacity to better match its potential as an entertainment device. I stopped in to visit the Zooka team to get a closer look at it and see how it works.
Feb. 11, 2010 – Atlantis (STS-131 / 19A)
The bug is reminiscent of the Ping of Death, a 15-year-old bug that caused Windows 95 systems to crash. But the Ping of Death crashed the operating system, not the networking gear.
Ailes released a statement that not only said that the accusations were untrue, but that the lawsuit was merely retaliation for Carlson’s dismissal due to low ratings—a statement that Carlson’s lawyers weren’t impressed by:
But the electronic interactions often have little effect on how teens relate in the real world.
“The people who come to our website are in the midst of discovering music. They’re also open to discovering brands. But it depends on the brand and how targeted it is.”
They’re just waiting for the right candidate. “We believe tech has to be a supporting arm,” Castillo says. “We listen to the thought leaders.”
Frustrated by how long it was taking to finish a short film he was working on, Joo called some friends, posted a call for participants on craigslist and told people to meet in Dolores Park.
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The National Retail Federation last week predicted a 3.6 percent to 4 percent sales gain to a range of $678.75 billion to $682 billion. That’s in line with earlier projections from Deloitte, the International Council of Shopping Centers and AlixPartners.
A band with the rather unfortunate moniker Beatnik Turtle has released a comprehensive guide on how to survive, or at least come slightly closer to doing so, as an indie band. Topics include such divers topics as how to pan instruments during album production, registering your songs with the US Copyright Office, sharing your own songs on P2P networks, setting up a credit card ordering system on your website, and all manner of other advice.
Pennebaker suggests it might not really matter all that much. “My guess is that you could have a limit of 50 characters and another of 500 characters and the ultimate use and value would be pretty much the same.” There you have it: Nothing matters, and no one will read three seconds past your novel-length tweet.
“So I’m sitting there in the terminal for over an hour,” the customer continued. “My flight’s left without me, I’m thinking about how fired I’m going to be for bailing on this meeting, and then I see they got one of these Machine of Death things over by the pay phones.”
Federal investigators are reportedly looking into whether three Equifax executives violated insider trading laws when they sold nearly $1.8 million worth of shares in the days after the hack was discovered.
To Pratt, that’s the legacy of the DRC. After IHMC Robotics’ robot whisked over the rubble almost effortlessly and prepared to climb the stairs, the crowd hushed, save for an occasional whoop. Everyone wanted the robot to succeed, to accomplish its absolute maximum potential. When it fell, they gasped and remarked on its admirable performance.
Moussouris says carmakers have been hesitant to invite bug disclosures for fear that the invitation would lead to more hacking of their vehicles without the ability to patch the reported flaws—a complicated process in an industry with a supply chain as long and tangled as Detroit’s. GM’s move, she says, shows that the auto industry is getting beyond those hurdles, and taking the threat of car hacking seriously. “It’s a great step for the auto industry in general,” she says. “Even giant corporations have to adapt—especially considering that they’re basically selling computers on wheels.”
The Author’s Guild campaign to encourage its membership to de-link from Amazon in protest over their used book policy isn’t getting widespread approval from authors.
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Web2000 director Bridget Hart didn’t rule out the possibility of attendees using the devices as matchmaking tools, but she stressed that the original intent for the devices is for people with similar professional interests to meet at the show.