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Not satisfied with merely launching The Old Pirate Bay, torrent site isoHunt today debuted The Open Bay, which lets anyone deploy their own version of The Pirate Bay online.
Google has integrated AMBER alerts into a number of its products, including Search, for a while already.
GUEST: The topic of royalty payouts from streaming services emerges year after year. The arguments remain the same, yet no progress has been made.
Talk about throwing a wrench into the works. Responding to International Space Station astronauts’ need for a wrench, NASA solved the problem by emailing a digital file to the ISS.
GUEST: Here’s the challenge: On the one hand, entrepreneurs and leaders are expected to be very crisp about what problem they are solving and execute on the value they deliver “here and now.” On the other hand, investors, potential employees, and other stakeholders want to hear the vision of how that can lead to building a substantial company they can bet on for the future.
Microsoft is adding substantially to its Power BI business-intelligence software, with new mobile apps for devices running operating systems other than Windows, along with standard integrations with widely used cloud software tools.
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) might not quite be dead, according to recent Sony email leaks, and Google is concerned about that.
Super Evil Megacorp took the idea of the hardcore PC multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) and translated it to a touchscreen experience on a tablet.
When you sell your life’s work for billions of dollars to Microsoft, you can only really celebrate one way: by getting in a bidding war for a huge mansion with music-industry royalty.
Amazon has indeed been working on a followup to its ill-fated Fire phone, but will not release the new model until 2016, several sources close to the situation have told VentureBeat.
People running the open-source Git code-repository software and tools based on it, like GitHub, on Mac OS X and Windows computers could have a significant security issue on their hands.
ANALYSIS: One of the world’s biggest sports stars is turning into a smart investment for game maker Electronic Arts.
OPINION: Google’s Niantic Labs is doing a transmedia project with novelist and discredited memoirist James Frey.
Though the economy is growing, we’re still suffering in the aftermath of the Great Recession, and many ambitious workers are eager to get training in skills with the highest pay.
GUEST: An estimated 250,000+ new consumer tech products launch every year, with a whopping 95 percent failure rate.
Intel is making steady progress toward its goal of breaking into mobile, as Lenovo is expected to announce two new Intel-based smartphones in the early part of 2015.
The decline of the Russian ruble earlier this week has caused a mass selloff of the currency in exchange for alternatives — including the cryptocurrency Bitcoin.
If Amazon’s $79/year Prime membership didn’t appeal to you this time last year, chances are 2014’s developments have put a slightly different spin on the service.
The French language is under constant assault thanks to the Internet, movies, television, smartphones and all assortment of pop culture delirium.