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Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick may be looking to regain the helm

Uber founder Travis Kalanick has resigned as CEO of the ridesharing company in response to pressure from five major investors. Now, he's facing a lawsuit from an investor, who is being asked to leave the board in turn. The post Former Uber CEO Travis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 12th, 2017

Apple iPhone 8 To Be Launched On Sept 12?

With the month of August coming to an end, the anticipation among Apple fans is growing, as the company has not yet announced officially about the launch of iPhone 8. By looking at the Cupertino giant’s launch history, it is evident that the compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News1 hr. 17 min. ago

Western Digital May Get Toshiba Memory After All

New consortium reportedly has inside track with $17.3 billion bid......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Article: Survey Signals Facebook Slipping in South Korea

Facebook’s status as the primary social media platform in South Korea is waning, according to a survey by DMC Media. But Facebook may be losing out to a friendly competitor—Instagram......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Ford names former Key Safety exec Luo to steer China unit

Ford Motor named former Key Safety Systems executive Jason Luo as chairman and CEO of its China operations. Luo will lead the carmaker's operations in greater China and Taiwan......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News4 hr. 33 min. ago

Screening reduces mortality for those with detectable type 2 diabetes but not for general population, large studies find

Screening for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors may not reduce mortality and cardiovascular disease in the general population, suggests new research......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Researcher identifies a new way to treat HIV

Medical treatment that targets human proteins rather than ever-mutating viruses may one day help HIV-positive people whose bodies have built a resistance to 'cocktails' currently used to keep them healthy. Now researchers have pinpointed a protein va.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Susan Fowler’s lawyers just told the Supreme Court why tech cos should eliminate arbitration agreements

 Susan Fowler, the former Uber engineer whose blog post about the company’s internal workings eventually led to the ouster of its CEO Travis Kalanick, has a new message for the Supreme Court: get rid of arbitration agreements. In a develop.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Tesla sales chief may collect $700,000 for meeting targets

Tesla plans to pay $700,000 to its global sales and service chief, Jon McNeill, if the company meets certain performance goals in the second half of 2017 -- when the new Model 3 is in launch mode......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News6 hr. 25 min. ago

Former lottery programmer gets 25 years for rigging random number generators in jackpots

Those multi-million dollar lottery winnings are only as random as the computer programs that generate the winning numbers. And who creates the programs? Humans do. Despite strict security protocols, one lottery worker was able to rig the system for h.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News6 hr. 48 min. ago

Uber grows in spite of scandals, but keeps bleeding cash

Uber's endless stream of scandals doesn't appear to have made much of a dent in its bottom line... not that the company is breaking out the champagne just yet. The ridesharing firm reports that its bookings surged in the second qu.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News6 hr. 48 min. ago

Uber, Mired in Corporate Scandals, Sees Uptick in Bookings

The privately held ride-hailing company on Wednesday disclosed that its business jumped and that its losses narrowed to $645 million in the second quarter......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News7 hr. 9 min. ago

Allergies? Exhausted regulatory T cells may play a role

New research highlights the importance of immune cell metabolism for maintaining a balanced immune response......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News7 hr. 32 min. ago

Robot suit helps children with cerebral palsy to walk better

Half of children with cerebral palsy lose the ability to walk by adulthood. A new exoskeleton may improve their walking more than corrective surgery.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News8 hr. 33 min. ago

Uber’s financials show company is still growing, despite the drama

 Uber’s past six months have been tumultuous with lawsuits and allegations of harassment. The company doesn’t even have a CEO right now, but newly released financials suggest that most users don’t care. First reported by Axios,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 17 min. ago

How the First Combat Submarine Destroyed a Union Warship, Killed Its Own Crew

During the Civil War, the Confederacy fielded the first submarine used to successfully sink another vessel with an explosive 'torpedo.' It turns out that the same success that put the H.L. Hunley in history books may have killed its entire crew. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

Xbox"s next system-seller may be an early access titan

Snagging exclusivity rights for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds may pay off big time for Microsoft's Xbox division."... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

Former CIA agent hopes to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

 Remember Valerie Plame Wilson? The former CIA agent, who got involved in what became known as the “Plame Affair,” has a solution for ridding Twitter of America’s favorite troll. Wilson launched a fundraiser last week to buy t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 24 min. ago

Become a shutdown defender with our ‘Madden NFL 18’ defense tips

Offense may be flashier and more fun, but defense wins Super Bowls. From choosing plays, to sacking the QB and creating turnovers, our 'Madden NFL 18' defense tips will help you on your way. The post Become a shutdown defender with our ‘Madden.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 25 min. ago

Samsung’s DJ Koh Confirms, a Smart Speaker is Coming

Speaking with CNBC at the Galaxy Note 8 unveiling event, Samsung’s Mobile President, DJ Koh, confirmed that the company is indeed working on a smart speaker and that it may be coming soon. This isn’t the first we’ve heard about a po.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Get ready: new Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week

Today may be Galaxy Note 8 day, but Samsung isn't done revealing new hardware yet as it has big plans for IFA 2017. Today may be Samsung Galaxy Note 8 day, but Samsung isn't done revealing new hardware in 2017. DJ Koh, the tech giant.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago