Friday, September 30, 2016

Amazon Creates 3 Games for Twitch Fans


By NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/01/technology/personaltech/amazon-twitch-games.html?partner=IFTTT

A Health Checkup for Your Laptop Battery


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/01/technology/personaltech/a-health-checkup-for-your-laptop-battery.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: Trust Busters Destined to Dig into Data


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/01/technology/daily-report-trust-busters-destined-to-dig-into-data.html?partner=IFTTT

Thursday, September 29, 2016

#10: Steam Link

Steam Link
Steam Link
by Valve
Platform:    Windows, Linux, SteamOS
4.1 out of 5 stars(760)

Buy new: $49.99 $34.99
11 used & new from $29.74

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By: Amazon

Microsoft Reorganizes Its Research Efforts Around A.I.


By NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/30/technology/microsoft-reorganizes-its-research-efforts-around-ai.html?partner=IFTTT

Salesforce Is Said to Question Microsoft-LinkedIn Deal in Europe


By MARK SCOTT and NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/30/technology/salesforce-is-said-to-question-microsoft-linkedin-deal-in-europe.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: When Artificial Intelligence Goes to the Dark Side


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/30/technology/daily-report-when-artificial-intelligence-goes-to-the-dark-side.html?partner=IFTTT

Take a Picture Quickly in iOS 10


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/30/technology/personaltech/take-a-picture-quickly-in-ios-10.html?partner=IFTTT

F.C.C. Delays Vote on Cable Set-Top Boxes


By CECILIA KANG from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/30/technology/fcc-cable-box-vote-delayed.html?partner=IFTTT

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Protecting Humans and Jobs From Robots Is 5 Tech Giants’ Goal


By JOHN MARKOFF from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/protecting-humans-and-jobs-from-robots-is-5-tech-giants-goal.html?partner=IFTTT

Mars Simulation Takes to the HI-SEAS

Recently, a year-long isolation experiment simulating a mission to Mars concluded. What were the results? And why did it happen in Hawaii?

How Those Wireless Emergency Alerts Find You


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/personaltech/how-those-wireless-emergency-alerts-find-you.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: Latest Hack Shows Yahoo’s Weak Security History


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/daily-report-latest-hack-shows-yahoos-weak-security-history.html?partner=IFTTT

Virtual Reality’s Possibilities Lure Video Game Developers


By LAURA HUDSON from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/personaltech/virtual-realitys-possibilities-lure-video-game-developers.html?partner=IFTTT

Google’s Next Moonshot: A ‘Star Trek’ Computer. Starship Not Included.


By FARHAD MANJOO from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/google-assistant.html?partner=IFTTT

More Fun on Your Wrist With New Apps for the Apple Watch


By KIT EATON from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/personaltech/more-fun-on-your-wrist-with-new-apps-for-the-apple-watch.html?partner=IFTTT

Google’s Next Moonshot: A ‘Star Trek’ Computer. Starship Not Included.


By FARHAD MANJOO from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/googles-next-moonshot-a-star-trek-computer-starship-not-included.html?partner=IFTTT

BlackBerry Abandons Its Phone


By IAN AUSTEN from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/blackberry-phones-earnings-q2.html?partner=IFTTT

Defending Against Hackers Took a Back Seat at Yahoo, Insiders Say


By NICOLE PERLROTH and VINDU GOEL from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/technology/yahoo-data-breach-hacking.html?partner=IFTTT

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Make the Mac’s Share Menu More Useful


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/technology/personaltech/make-the-macs-share-menu-more-useful.html?partner=IFTTT

Google Apps Helped Us Fight Cancer

I've been out of for too long. But, it's time to continue. This is what happened. #endCancer My wife, a great teacher, was recently diagnosed with cancer. It has been difficult, to say the least. We are constantly working to go from doctor appointment to surgery to therapy, and more appointments in between. Working a second job to pay the bills has not been easy either and have neglected

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Facebook Ordered to Stop Collecting Data on WhatsApp Users in Germany


By MARK SCOTT from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/technology/whatsapp-facebook-germany.html?partner=IFTTT

Monday, September 26, 2016

Daily Report: Twitter Attracts a Wide Range of Suitors


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/technology/daily-report-twitter-attracts-a-wide-range-of-suitors.html?partner=IFTTT

#10: Fire Tablet, 7" Display, Wi-Fi, 8 GB - Includes Special Offers, Blue

Fire Tablet
Fire Tablet, 7" Display, Wi-Fi, 8 GB - Includes Special Offers, Blue
by Amazon
4.2 out of 5 stars(77365)

Buy new: $49.99

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By: Amazon

#10: Sabrent 4-Port USB 2.0 Hub with Individual Power Switches and LEDs (HB-UMLS)

Sabrent 4Port
Sabrent 4-Port USB 2.0 Hub with Individual Power Switches and LEDs (HB-UMLS)
by Sabrent
4.4 out of 5 stars(15570)

Buy new: $12.99 $6.99
130 used & new from $1.71

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U.S. Accuses Tech Firm of Bias Against Asian Software Engineers


By KATIE BENNER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/27/technology/us-accuses-tech-firm-of-bias-against-asian-software-engineers.html?partner=IFTTT

So Now You Want Windows 10 …


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/27/technology/personaltech/so-now-you-want-windows-10.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: Mobile Video Gets Another Look


By QUENTIN HARDY from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/27/technology/daily-report-mobile-video-gets-another-look.html?partner=IFTTT

Sunday, September 25, 2016

A Choice Beyond Cable Box Rentals? It May Hinge on a Swing Voter


By CECILIA KANG from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/26/technology/a-choice-beyond-cable-box-rentals-it-may-hinge-on-a-swing-voter.html?partner=IFTTT

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Phone Makers Could Cut Off Drivers. So Why Don’t They?


By MATT RICHTEL from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/25/technology/phone-makers-could-cut-off-drivers-so-why-dont-they.html?partner=IFTTT

Farhad’s and Pui-Wing’s Week in Tech: Yahoo’s Hacking, Self-Driving Cars and the Future of Twitter


By FARHAD MANJOO and PUI-WING TAM from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/25/technology/farhads-and-pui-wings-week-in-tech-yahoos-hacking-self-driving-cars-and-the-future-of-twitter.html?partner=IFTTT

Friday, September 23, 2016

Hackers Trawl User Data in Hopes a Small Target Will Lead to a Big One


By NICOLE PERLROTH from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/24/technology/hackers-trawl-user-data-in-hopes-a-small-target-will-lead-to-a-big-one.html?partner=IFTTT

What the Hacking at Yahoo Means for Verizon


By DAVID GELLES from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/24/technology/yahoo-hack-verizon.html?partner=IFTTT

Take Extra Steps to Keep Your Personal Information Secure


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/24/technology/personaltech/take-extra-steps-to-keep-your-personal-information-secure.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: Breach Extends Yahoo’s Long, Steep Fall


By PUI-WING TAM from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/24/technology/daily-report-breach-extends-yahoos-long-steep-fall.html?partner=IFTTT

Thursday, September 22, 2016

How to Protect Yourself After the Yahoo Attack


By THE NEW YORK TIMES from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2016/technology/personaltech/what-to-do-if-hacked.html?partner=IFTTT

Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Data on 500 Million Users in 2014


By NICOLE PERLROTH from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/23/technology/yahoo-hackers.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: Bay Area Claims Transport Center of the World Title


By PUI-WING TAM from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/23/technology/daily-report-bay-area-claims-transport-center-of-the-world-title.html?partner=IFTTT

Put Your iPhone Photos on the Map


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/23/technology/personaltech/put-your-iphone-photos-on-the-map.html?partner=IFTTT

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Victor Scheinman, Assembly Line Robot Inventor, Dies at 73


By SAM ROBERTS from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/victor-scheinman-dead.html?partner=IFTTT

Launching a Tech Product

We talk with Michelle Huthison to learn about what it takes to go from concept to reality when making a tech product. How did the ibag 2 go from idea to actual product?

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Pledge $3 Billion to Fighting Disease


By KATIE BENNER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/mark-zuckerberg-priscilla-chan-3-billion-pledge-fight-disease.html?partner=IFTTT

Apple is Said to Hold Talks With McLaren and Lit Motors


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI and BRIAN X. CHEN from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/apple-is-said-to-hold-talks-with-mclaren-and-lit-motors.html?partner=IFTTT

Here Come the iPhone 7 and iOS 10 Apps: What to Try First


By KIT EATON from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/personaltech/iphone-7-and-ios-10-apps.html?partner=IFTTT

Daily Report: Will Google’s Allo Make It in the Messaging App Field?


By PUI-WING TAM from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/daily-report-will-googles-allo-make-it-in-the-messaging-app-field.html?partner=IFTTT

Stop Your Children From Downloading Those Naughty Apps


By J. D. BIERSDORFER from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/personaltech/stop-your-children-from-downloading-those-naughty-apps.html?partner=IFTTT

For the Debaters: What Shall We Do About the Tech Careening Our Way?


By FARHAD MANJOO from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/for-the-debaters-what-shall-we-do-about-the-tech-careening-our-way.html?partner=IFTTT

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Allo’s Tryout: 5 Days With Google’s Annoying Office Intern


By BRIAN X. CHEN from NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/22/technology/personaltech/allos-tryout-5-days-with-googles-annoying-office-intern.html?partner=IFTTT