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Obama is back and he thinks we should be more careful with our selfies

Obama is back and he thinks we should be more careful with our selfies

Tech June 6, 2017 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

Former U.S. President Barack Obama visiting with youth leaders at the University of Chicago.

Obama is back, baby, and oh boy did he have a lot to say about selfies and social media.

The beloved 44th president of the United …

IBM launches 4 new data centers in the U.S.

IBM launches 4 new data centers in the U.S.

Tech June 4, 2017 at 10:47 am 0 comments

IBM, which has been putting a lot of emphasis on its cloud services and infrastructure lately, today announced that it is opening four new data centers in the United States. These new facilities — two in Dallas, Texas and two …

A healthy 3-foot-long rabbit dies on United Airlines

A healthy 3-foot-long rabbit dies on United Airlines

Tech June 4, 2017 at 7:44 am 0 comments

It hasn’t been a good month for United Airlines – or, rather, its passengers.

First Dr. Dao gets beat up by security while sitting in his United seat until he’s toothless and unconscious, while on the same day a scorpion …

Nintendo has sold 2.74M Switches, expects to sell around 10M next year

Nintendo has sold 2.74M Switches, expects to sell around 10M next year

Tech June 3, 2017 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

Nintendo has sold 2.74 million Switches to date, the first official number released by the company by way of its FY 2016 earnings report, released on Thursday. The total hardware units sold have also led to decent game sales – …

Forget cords. Apple might be planning to charge your future iPhone using Wi-Fi.

Forget cords. Apple might be planning to charge your future iPhone using Wi-Fi.

Tech June 3, 2017 at 7:47 am 0 comments

Soon enough, you might be able to ditch that battery pack to charge your iPhone with a Wi-Fi signal.

In the future, charging your iPhone could be as seamless as getting in range of a Wi-Fi signal.

Apple was recently …

2017 tech IPOs are on a tear compared to last year

2017 tech IPOs are on a tear compared to last year

Tech May 28, 2017 at 1:40 pm 0 comments

By this time last year, one tech company had gone public. there was one. Already this year, nine tech companies have gone public on U.S. exchanges. Needless to say, public exits are looking up.

That comparison becomes starker when you …

Mark Zuckerberg takes us back to his Harvard dorm room

Mark Zuckerberg takes us back to his Harvard dorm room

Tech May 24, 2017 at 4:50 am 0 comments

Image: facebook screenshot/mark zuckerberg

ICYMI, Mark Zuckerberg went to Harvard.

The 33-year-old billionaire famously didn’t graduate famously, but he did spend many days sitting at desk in an old Harvard dorm room. It’s there in H-33 in Kirkland House that …

Rigged? How a Twitter image prompted NBA conspiracy theories.

Rigged? How a Twitter image prompted NBA conspiracy theories.

Tech May 22, 2017 at 4:47 am 0 comments

Isaiah Thomas of the Celtics and John Wall of the Wizards after Monday’s game.

As of Monday evening, five teams remained alive in the NBA Playoffs: The Warriors and Spurs are currently facing off in the Western Conference Finals, while …

Google’s second generation TPU chips takes machine learning processing to a new level

Google’s second generation TPU chips takes machine learning processing to a new level

Tech May 21, 2017 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

Google announced its next generation of its custom Tensor Processing Units (TPUs) machine learning chips at Google I/O today. These chips, which are designed specifically to speed up machine learning tasks, are supposed to be more capable than CPUs or …