Facebook tool to transfer images to Google Photos now available worldwide

June 05, 2020 at 08:56AM It is expected the company will provide tools for Apple, Twitter, and Microsoft software in future Facebook tool to transfer images to Google Photos now available worldwide … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook tool to transfer images to Google Photos now available worldwide

Time: Google Says Hackers Targeted the Trump and Biden Campaigns

June 05, 2020 at 04:16AM (BOSTON) — Google said state-based hackers have targeted the campaigns of both President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden, although it saw no evidence that the phishing attempts were successful. The company confirmed the findings after the director of its Threat Analysis Group, Shane Huntley, disclosed the attemptsContinue reading “Time: Google Says Hackers Targeted the Trump and Biden Campaigns”

Chinese, Iranian Hackers Targeted Biden And Trump Campaigns, Google Says

June 4, 2020 at 09:40PM The announcement was no surprise to the election security community, which has said for years that campaigns may be the most vulnerable part of the U.S. election ecosystem. Chinese, Iranian Hackers Targeted Biden And Trump Campaigns, Google Says…

‘A Renaissance For Labor Issues’: Social Media Help People To Apply For Unemployment

June 4, 2020 at 09:19PM People across the country are having a hard time getting through to unemployment offices. Some of them have turned to social media for advice and workarounds. ‘A Renaissance For Labor Issues’: Social Media Help People To Apply For Unemployment…

Huge wheels, huge battery and huge price: Dyson reveals details of cancelled electric car

June 04, 2020 at 04:41PM The £2.5 billion project, which was scrapped, would have resulted in cars with an £150,000 price tag – nearly twice as much as a Tesla Model X Huge wheels, huge battery and huge price: Dyson reveals details of cancelled electric car … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Huge wheels, hugeContinue reading “Huge wheels, huge battery and huge price: Dyson reveals details of cancelled electric car”

Sourcing software provider Keelvar raises $18M from Elephant and Mosaic

June 04, 2020 at 02:31PM It was perhaps not until the COVID-19 pandemic hit the planet that most of us had ever heard or uttered the phrase “supply chain”. But in a global economy that had become drunk and lazy on ‘just in time ordering’ and similar, the threat to supply chains of things like,Continue reading “Sourcing software provider Keelvar raises $18M from Elephant and Mosaic”

Searchable.ai nabs additional $4M seed to continue building AI-driven search

June 04, 2020 at 02:00PM Searchable.ai is an early-stage startup in the alpha phase of testing its initial product, but it has an idea compelling enough to attract investment, even during a pandemic. Today the company announced an additional $4 million in seed capital to continue building its AI-driven search solution. Susquehanna International Group andContinue reading “Searchable.ai nabs additional $4M seed to continue building AI-driven search”

Bryter raises $16M for a no-code platform for non-technical people to build enterprise automation apps

June 04, 2020 at 09:32AM Automation is the name of the game in enterprise IT at the moment: we now have a plethora of solutions on the market to speed up your workflow, simplify a process, and perform more repetitive tasks without humans getting involved. Now, a startup that is helping non-technical people get moreContinue reading “Bryter raises $16M for a no-code platform for non-technical people to build enterprise automation apps”

NetApp to acquire Spot (formerly Spotinst) to gain cloud infrastructure management tools

June 03, 2020 at 09:58PM When Spotinst rebranded to Spot in March, it seemed big changes were afoot for the startup, which originally helped companies find and manage cheap infrastructure known as spot instances (hence its original name). We had no idea how big at the time. Today, NetApp announced plans to acquire the startup.Continue reading “NetApp to acquire Spot (formerly Spotinst) to gain cloud infrastructure management tools”

Daily Crunch: Zoom reports spectacular growth

June 03, 2020 at 05:32PM Zoom’s latest earnings report was even better than expected, SoftBank announces a new fund to invest in founders of color and Google pulls a trending app that targets apps from China. Here’s your Daily Crunch for June 3, 2020. 1. Remote work helps Zoom grow 169% in one year, postingContinue reading “Daily Crunch: Zoom reports spectacular growth”

Lawsuit Says Trump’s Order Against Tech Companies Will ‘Chill Future Online Speech’

June 3, 2020 at 12:55AM The Center for Democracy and Technology argues that Trump’s executive order attempting to strip tech companies of a key legal protection was retaliatory and violates the First Amendment. Lawsuit Says Trump’s Order Against Tech Companies Will ‘Chill Future Online Speech’ …

‘Anonymous’ online activists see huge, unexplained surge in support amid Black Lives Matter protests

June 02, 2020 at 10:38AM ‘There is something interesting going on’ 'Anonymous' online activists see huge, unexplained surge in support amid Black Lives Matter protests … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: 'Anonymous' online activists see huge, unexplained surge in support amid Black Lives Matter protests

Amazon stops telling people what they have bought in emails

June 02, 2020 at 09:47AM It appears the company took the action to stop user emails being scraped and providing data about Amazon deliveries Amazon stops telling people what they have bought in emails … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Amazon stops telling people what they have bought in emails

AI firm that worked with Vote Leave wins new coronavirus contract

June 02, 2020 at 08:00AM Deal may allow Faculty, linked to senior Tory figures, to analyse social media data, utility bills and credit ratings UK coronavirus updates – live See all our coronavirus coverage An artificial intelligence firm hired to work on the Vote Leave campaign may analyse social media data, utility bills and creditContinue reading “AI firm that worked with Vote Leave wins new coronavirus contract”

Salesforce names Vlocity founder David Schmaier CEO of new Salesforce Industries division

June 01, 2020 at 09:05PM When Salesforce announced it was acquiring Vlocity for $1.33 billion in February, it was a deal that made sense for both companies. Today, the company announced that the deal has closed and Vlocity CEO David Schmaier has been named CEO of a new division called Salesforce Industries. Vlocity has builtContinue reading “Salesforce names Vlocity founder David Schmaier CEO of new Salesforce Industries division”

Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcing visa applicants to reveal social media details

June 01, 2020 at 02:28PM The government’s legislation would acquire visa applicants to hand over their their Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and other social media usernames Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcing visa applicants to reveal social media details … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcingContinue reading “Twitter and Reddit fight Trump over rules forcing visa applicants to reveal social media details”

Bonusly, the platform for employee recognition, raises $9 million Series A

June 01, 2020 at 01:11PM Bonusly, a platform that involves the entire organization in recognizing employees and rewarding them, closed on a $9 million Series A financing round led by Access Venture Partners. Next Frontier Capital, Operator Partners, and existing investor FirstMark Capital also participated in the round. Bonusly launched in 2013 when cofounder andContinue reading “Bonusly, the platform for employee recognition, raises $9 million Series A”

Facebook workers rebel over Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to act against Trump

June 01, 2020 at 12:09PM Employees in rare display of dissent after site left up post that was hidden by Twitter Facebook employees are staging a rebellion over Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to act against Donald Trump, expressing their dissatisfaction with their boss on social media in a rare display of dissent from within the company.Continue reading “Facebook workers rebel over Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to act against Trump”

SpaceX launch – live: Nasa to attempt mission today as rocket liftoff threatened by weather again

May 30, 2020 at 08:26AM Nasa and SpaceX are trying once again to launch two astronauts into space in a historic mission. SpaceX launch – live: Nasa to attempt mission today as rocket liftoff threatened by weather again … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: SpaceX launch – live: Nasa to attempt mission today as rocketContinue reading “SpaceX launch – live: Nasa to attempt mission today as rocket liftoff threatened by weather again”

As wildfire season approaches, AI could pinpoint risky regions using satellite imagery

May 29, 2020 at 10:36PM The U.S. has suffered from devastating wildfires over the last few years as global temperatures rise and weather patterns change, making the otherwise natural phenomenon especially unpredictable and severe. To help out, Stanford researchers have found a way to track and predict dry, at-risk areas using machine learning and satelliteContinue reading “As wildfire season approaches, AI could pinpoint risky regions using satellite imagery”

SpaceX Nasa launch will likely be cancelled again due to bad weather, official forecast says

May 28, 2020 at 05:03PM Cloud and rain will probably delay launch and push it into following week SpaceX Nasa launch will likely be cancelled again due to bad weather, official forecast says … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: SpaceX Nasa launch will likely be cancelled again due to bad weather, official forecast says

‘5G bioshield’ being bought by conspiracy theorists for £300 is just a cheap USB key with a sticker on it, claim experts

May 28, 2020 at 04:53PM The key, which experts say is no different to any other 128MB USB key, also claims to restore “the coherence of the geometry of the atoms” '5G bioshield' being bought by conspiracy theorists for £300 is just a cheap USB key with a sticker on it, claim experts … SelectedContinue reading “‘5G bioshield’ being bought by conspiracy theorists for £300 is just a cheap USB key with a sticker on it, claim experts”

Xbox Series X will be ‘most compatible console ever’, says Microsoft, as next-gen battle against PS5 continues

May 28, 2020 at 01:50PM Even old games should look better on the new console, developers say Xbox Series X will be 'most compatible console ever', says Microsoft, as next-gen battle against PS5 continues … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Xbox Series X will be 'most compatible console ever', says Microsoft, as next-gen battle againstContinue reading “Xbox Series X will be ‘most compatible console ever’, says Microsoft, as next-gen battle against PS5 continues”