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Booster raises $56 million to deliver fuel directly to cars

BOOSTER RAISES $56 MILLION TO DELIVER FUEL DIRECTLY TO CARS

Booster, a startup delivering fuel directly to cars parked in corporate lots, has raised $56 million to expand its footprint.

ReviewTrackers raises $10 million to help companies monitor online reviews

REVIEWTRACKERS RAISES $10 MILLION TO HELP COMPANIES MONITOR ONLINE REVIEWS

Chicago-based ReviewTrackers has raised $10 million to help companies manage all their online reviews within a single platform.

 
 
 
Showpad raises $70 million for cloud-based sales tools

SHOWPAD RAISES $70 MILLION FOR CLOUD-BASED SALES TOOLS

Belgium-based sales enablement startup Showpad has raised $70 million in fresh venture capital, bringing its total raised to $180 million.

Hackers hit global telecoms companies in espionage campaign

HACKERS HIT GLOBAL TELECOMS COMPANIES IN ESPIONAGE CAMPAIGN

Hackers broke into the systems of more than a dozen global telecoms companies and took large amounts of personal and corporate data,...

 
 
 
A.T. Kearney: Get used to competing in digital disorder era

A.T. KEARNEY: GET USED TO COMPETING IN DIGITAL DISORDER ERA

A.T. Kearney said that companies should get used to an age of "digital disorder," with a complex patchwork of policies and regulations.

Huawei's U.S. research arm Futurewei attempts to separate its identity

HUAWEI'S U.S. RESEARCH ARM FUTUREWEI ATTEMPTS TO SEPARATE ITS IDENTITY

The U.S.-based research arm of China's Huawei - Futurewei - has moved to separate its operations from its corporate parent.

 
 
 
Microsoft's Flipgrid rolls out automatic transcription, AR tools, and Code.org content

MICROSOFT'S FLIPGRID ROLLS OUT AUTOMATIC TRANSCRIPTION, AR TOOLS, AND CODE.ORG CONTENT

Microsoft-owned education platform Flipgrid announced the rollout of new automatic transcription and augmented reality features.

Microsoft may actually be committed to PC gaming this time

MICROSOFT MAY ACTUALLY BE COMMITTED TO PC GAMING THIS TIME

Microsoft is serious about PC gaming. It has said that before, but now it's finally proving it with a decent new Xbox app and a focus...

 
 
 
Sensor Tower - Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is no Pokémon Go-sized smash hit

SENSOR TOWER - HARRY POTTER: WIZARDS UNITE IS NO POKÉMON GO-SIZED SMASH HIT

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite made about $1.1 million and earned around 3 million installs during its first four days of availability.

How former Call of Duty studio head Michael Condrey views modern warfare and games

HOW FORMER CALL OF DUTY STUDIO HEAD MICHAEL CONDREY VIEWS MODERN WARFARE AND GAMES

Michael Condrey has made violent games in the past, from Dead Space to Call of Duty: WWII, but he said he is torn about the latest...

 
 
 
MLPerf introduces machine learning inference benchmark suite

MLPERF INTRODUCES MACHINE LEARNING INFERENCE BENCHMARK SUITE

MLPerf introduced its first inference benchmark suite today. Performance and energy efficiency results are expected in the fall.

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs unveils 1,524-page development plan for Toronto's waterfront

ALPHABET'S SIDEWALK LABS UNVEILS 1,524-PAGE DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR TORONTO'S WATERFRONT

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs today unveiled its 1,524-page Master Innovation and Development Plan for Toronto's eastern waterfront.

 
 
 
AI helps drones navigate forests and other ‘cluttered' environments

AI HELPS DRONES NAVIGATE FORESTS AND OTHER ‘CLUTTERED' ENVIRONMENTS

In a newly-published paper, researchers propose an AI framework that guides drones through cluttered environments that they've never...

Hitman 2's first expansion unleashes Agent 47 on Wall Street

HITMAN 2'S FIRST EXPANSION UNLEASHES AGENT 47 ON WALL STREET

Hitman 2 is getting more content with a new mission and destination in its first Expasion Pack. Agent 47 is heading to Wall Street...

 
 
 
Hearthstone will Hall of Fame Mind Blast, Vanish, and add 10 new Classic cards

HEARTHSTONE WILL HALL OF FAME MIND BLAST, VANISH, AND ADD 10 NEW CLASSIC CARDS

Blizzard has detailed some big changes coming to Hearthstone.

Why longtime Xbox chip architect John Sell moved to Intel

WHY LONGTIME XBOX CHIP ARCHITECT JOHN SELL MOVED TO INTEL

John Sell spent 14 years making chips for Microsoft's Xbox game consoles, but he recently decided to move to Intel to head security...

 
 
 
Argo.ai and Carnegie Mellon form driverless vehicle research center

ARGO.AI AND CARNEGIE MELLON FORM DRIVERLESS VEHICLE RESEARCH CENTER

Self-driving car startup Argo.ai and Carnegie Mellon University are teaming up to found a new center for autonomous vehicle research.

Flyr raises $10 million for AI that helps airlines predict fares

FLYR RAISES $10 MILLION FOR AI THAT HELPS AIRLINES PREDICT FARES

Flyr, company developing data analytics products that forecast airfare volatility, has raised $10 million in venture capital.

 
 
 
Devcom delivers the European perspective on gaming

DEVCOM DELIVERS THE EUROPEAN PERSPECTIVE ON GAMING

Devcom is a professional gaming conference ahead of the Gamescom fan event in Cologne Germany. It offers a European view on games,...

Amazon Echo Show 5 review: Small but mighty

AMAZON ECHO SHOW 5 REVIEW: SMALL BUT MIGHTY

Amazon's $89 Echo Show 5 brings the same set of features to the table as the Echo Show released last fall, and that's a good thing.

 
 
 



Apple Releases the First Public Betas of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13

Apple Releases the First Public Betas of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13

If you've been waiting for Apple to release its first Public Beta of iOS and iPadOS before jumping on board, then today is your day. Apple had originally said the Public Beta... Read more ...

How to Install iOS 13 Public Beta on iPhone

How to Install iOS 13 Public Beta on iPhone

Apple has released the first public beta of iOS 13 for compatible iPhone and iPod touch models, enabling users who aren't signed up for the Apple Developer Program to test the... Read more ...

Fateforge 5th Edition RPG hits Kickstarter from $15

Fateforge 5th Edition RPG hits Kickstarter from $15

A new fifth edition role-playing game has been launched via Kickstarter this month in the form of Fateforge created by Studio 2 Publishing, Jim Searcy together with other... Read more ...

Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive

Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive

Ever needed a files from Google Drive, but been unable to grab it because you're stuck without internet access? Such worries could soon be a distant memory, because Google is... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 will almost certainly land in August

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 will almost certainly land in August

It was always likely that the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 would be announced in August, given that all recent models in the range have been, but it now looks to be almost confirmed... Read more ...

Apple releases first public beta of iOS 13

Apple releases first public beta of iOS 13

In addition to the first public beta of macOS Catalina, Apple is also today releasing the first public beta of iOS 13. The update is available now via Apple's beta website... Read more ...

Mark it in your calendar, Amazon Prime Day 2019 start July 15

Mark it in your calendar, Amazon Prime Day 2019 start July 15

The official Amazon Prime Day 2019 dates have been announced, and just as we had suspected, it's happening on the third weekend of July - less than a month away. Amazon Prime... Read more ...

How to install the iOS 13 public beta on your iPhone

How to install the iOS 13 public beta on your iPhone

Apple today surprisingly released the first public beta of iOS 13 following just three weeks of developer beta testing. Apple initially said the public beta would be available... Read more ...

Apple Might Have Just Scrapped Plans For Quantum Dot Cameras For Future iPhones

Apple Might Have Just Scrapped Plans For Quantum Dot Cameras For Future iPhones

A lot of the focus and emphasis these days when it comes to marketing phones seems to be mostly focused on the camera and how well the phones can take photos. Apple has long... Read more ...

Huawei's U.S. research arm Futurewei attempts to separate its identity

Huawei's U.S. research arm Futurewei attempts to separate its identity

The U.S.-based research arm of China's Huawei - Futurewei - has moved to separate its operations from its corporate parent. Read more ...