Tech

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:22

The company cited a study by the Pew Research Center that found most officers are dissatisfied with how their departments hold underperforming officers accountable. "We want to take all the risk off the table", Smith said, which he hopes will encourage police departments to take the offer. TASER will remain one of our flagship products, but now as a single focused product brand for our suite of Smart Weapons.

by | April 05, 2017 | 01:27

FCA's overall sales for the month of March dipped 5 percent for the same time frame a year ago. The company's strategy has been to move away from sales to rental entities, and fleet sales accounted for almost a quarter of total sales for the month.

by | April 04, 2017 | 03:44

A young Peter Parker / Spider-Man ( Tom Holland ), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War , begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming . Capcom: Infinite . It is not excluded that the game can go out during the summer, in conjunction with Spider-Man Homecoming , opening in theaters in early July this year .

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:03

The default image is made gray to signify that it is only meant to be a temporary profile picture, and for inclusivity, the head shape was made non-circular, as a circle head has been associated with masculinity. Here's a look at Twitter default profile pics from over the years. Its a world announced fact that Twitter faces some serious issues of harassment on its platform and has the company has left nearly no stone unturned to fix this issue.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:19

Politico first reported Walsh's planned departure. A White House official who insisted on anonymity to discuss a personnel move said Walsh had accepted a position with an outside organization but declined to identify the group. Before serving as chief of staff at the RNC, Walsh worked on a number of political campaigns, including Sen. America First Policies has been off to a slow start since its founding and has been focused mostly on raising money and assembling a leadership team ...

by | March 29, 2017 | 01:35

This is totally separate from and won't interfere with the tipping function. For all of Uber's bad press (and there have been loads), Lyft is going to have to do a lot more than repeatedly label itself with a 2017 buzzword to get riders, and more importantly drivers, to ditch Uber for Lyft for good.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:32

The moves by the two United States telecom giants came despite a pledge by Google this week to offer new tools for companies to avoid placing ads alongside undesirable websites or videos. "As the AANA's media transparency events in Melbourne and Sydney this week showed, brands deserve a safe environment to advertise in, where their ad is 100% viewable and free from bot-fraud", she says.

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:29

Flake's resolution must pass a House vote and then receive the signature of President Trump-who could veto it, if he wanted to. The argument supporting this decision is based on the myth that the FCC privacy rules put internet service providers at an unfair disadvantage when compared to companies like Google who can profit off consumer data .

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:14

When Microsoft said previous year that it would restrict the latest Intel Kaby Lake and AMD Ryzen silicon to Windows 10, enthusiasts wondered what would happen if they tried running those PCs using Windows 7 or Windows 8. Nonetheless, that seems unlikely, as the Microsoft Surface Book 2 is expected to feature the latest Windows 10 Creators Update, which is slated to be launched in April.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:33

The tricolor flies on a pole 360-feet-high. Don't you want to know the price? The flag post was a project of Amritsar Improvement Trust Authority of the Punjab Government. Sources said that Pakistan has suspected that the Indian intelligence may use this pole for spying in Pakistan. Deccan Herald on Saturday reported that the Pakistan Rangers, during a recent meeting with the Border Security Force (BSF), expressed concerns over such a tall structure being installed just 200 metres from ...

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:50

The next installment in the Zelda series of games is set to come out on March 3rd for the Nintendo Switch and Wii U. There is nothing special about Zelda: Breath of the Wild in terms of story. This new entry in the series is Nintendo's attempt at introducing open-world mechanics to the modern franchise. Join Andru and GeekWire editor Todd Bishop on this episode of GearedUp for a review of the pros and cons, as well as a look into the gameplay for Breath of the Wild .

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:51

While S3 was down, a variety of other Amazon web services stopped functioning, including Amazon's Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), which is also popular with internet companies that need to rapidly expand their storage. In a post on its website, Amazon AMZN, -0.49% said the outage started with a typo at Amazon's North Virginia data centers Tuesday. KitGuru Says: While it was quite a surprise to see such a vast amount of websites suddenly knocked offline this week, it appears to have ...

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:35

To view the full article, register now. Net neutrality limits internet deployment in Pai's opinion, according to Tech Crunch . "It did not serve consumers' interests to abandon this longstanding, bipartisan, successful approach". Vice reporter Sam Gustin argues in an editorial published after Pai's speech in Barcelona that in today's America, net neutrality is a must, as it allows all voices to be heard, even the ones that critique Trump's administration.

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:36

They can choose to mute accounts that have unverified email addresses, phone numbers, and even the default avatar which happens to be an egg on Twitter . Twitter , which already uses technology to try and limit some communications, will still review user reports on potential abuse. -Twitter unveiled new measures to crack down on abusive behavior on Wednesday, the latest in a recent string of updates aimed at making the social network a safer and a more pleasant place to be.

by | March 01, 2017 | 00:29

The outage has affected services including DownDetector.com and IsItDownRightNow.com that monitor web site outages. According to an AWS tweet earlier today, the company was experiencing "high error rates" on the S3 system. ET that its engineers are working on the problem that has affected including like Netflix , Reddit and Adobe. The iPhone-maker did not immediately comment on the cause, but it previously has said it uses Amazon S3 for some storage.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:41

Daydream Labs and Google Research have tried to address that problem and have found a way to eliminate those big VR headsets from mixed reality videos . By making the headset 'vanish, ' as it were, Google and the tech giant's partners hope to give VR demonstrations a bit more dignity and immerse watchers more fully in the experience, giving them a "complete picture" of the VR world, according to a Google blog post.

by | February 20, 2017 | 00:43

That includes evidence that Park and Choi Soon-sil, her long-time friend who has been jailed on misuse of power and other charges, spoke several hundred times using cellphones registered under a third party's name. Samsung is going through a restructuring to clear a succession path for Lee to assume control after his father was incapacitated by a heart attack in 2014 .

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:46

Under AT&T's new plan, customers can make unlimited calls from the U.S.to Canada and Mexico, and send unlimited texts to over 120 countries. Though, this will of course will result in more data usage. It's not their fault the bill is the way it is, but being kind will give them a greater incentive to find you the best possible deal. In this case, AT&T's unlimited plan includes tough to live with restrictions that others don't.

by | February 17, 2017 | 00:31

Just a day after the company disclosed its poor Q4 2016 financials, HTC's CFO, Chia-lin Chang, confirmed the existence of an unannounced mobile VR product, a follow-up to the HTC Vive headset, which launched in April previous year. At the moment, not much is known about HTC's headset in the works. With the latest announcements and poor figures in smartphone sales for 2016, HTC might just be admitting to transitioning into a VR company and renouncing its struggling smartphone business.

by | February 16, 2017 | 00:53

But if German sells more vehicles, all models combined, Toyota remains the undisputed champion of hybrid cars. "Hybrids remain an important part of our lineup of vehicles, with over 246,000 units sold a year ago, and we have seen continued demand with the release of the RAV4 Hybrid variant of the popular compact SUV, accounting for almost 13 percent of its total sales volume in 2016", notes Toyota NA exec Bob Carter.

by | February 16, 2017 | 00:53

Military espionage, data breach in USA federal institutions, and the North Korean Sony hack are chilling examples that demonstrate how attacks are no longer confined to acts with goals to extract financial gains. Microsoft, which is fighting the U.S. Justice Department over customer data in two separate cases, and other technology companies must remain neutral - a "digital Switzerland" - and retain customer trust worldwide, Smith wrote.

by | February 14, 2017 | 00:37

It appears that El Nacional was tricked by the actor's impression of the leader on satirical programme Saturday Night Live (SNL). The story was about Israeli settlements and thus pretty unlikely to reference the Saturday Night Live comedian, but unfortunately no one picked that up before it went to print.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:41

Call of Duty 2017 will take the Call of Duty franchise back to its roots, Activision says. Call of Duty has always eschewed the newer trends in games becoming platforms, choosing instead to release a new title every single year much in the same vein as sports games.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:41

Of course, fitness is a big focus for smartwatches, but Google has delivered some new functionality via Google Fit. The latest entrant into the Android Wear market, it seems, is ZTE with Quartz . The image also shows a rubberized band for the upcoming smartwatch. The processor, RAM, and storage are not yet available. Last month, Google released the fifth and final Android Wear 2 .0 developer preview build.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:36

In addition to New Orleans , which also declared a state of emergency , tornadoes were reported in Baton Rouge, Donaldsonville, Ponchatoula and Killian, according to ABC News meteorologist Melissa Griffin. The Tornado warnings have ended for Louisiana. It is believed that power might not be restored to some homes until at least Saturday. State of calamity was issued by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards after the state suffered from the attack of seven tornadoes on Tuesday.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:36

The set-top box market is a competitive one, with companies like Roku, NVIDIA, Apple , Amazon, and more all competing for an HDMI port on your TV. Twerdahl, who worked for Amazon since 2013, now reports to Apple VP Greg Joswiak . Apple has poached the head of Amazon Fire TV to head up its Apple TV division. In fact, Apple CFO Luca Maestri blamed Apple TV for the "other" category's decline in sales.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:34

President Donald Trump signed a memorandum last week directing the advancement of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The US Army did not immediately respond to questions Tuesday night. In one instance, protesters were hosed down in sub-freezing temperatures resulting in multiple people requiring treatment for hypothermia and other temperature-related injuries.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:40

The ban on people traveling from Iraq, Iran, Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Libya and Somalia is slated to last for 90 days. The order Friday immediately suspended a program that a year ago resettled in the US roughly 85,000 people displaced by war, political oppression, hunger and religious prejudice.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:40

It's been over four years since Resident Evil 6 , but it's been a lot longer than that since fans of the series were truly satisfied. If you're a veteran of the series, this will all feel very familiar to you, especially once you start finding key-specific doors, or locks with insanely freaky engineering.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:40

Owners will not need to do anything special for the software to be downloaded. Some cars might require a Tesla technician to adjust the car's various cameras to activate the update , but the vehicle will let you know if that's the case. Tesla CEO and founder Elon Musk has advice for prospective buyers hoping their vehicles will be future-proof: Shop elsewhere. He further said that people should not buy Tesla cars if they are not willing to accept new updates frequently.