VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Mozilla today started rolling out Enhanced Tracking Protection (ETP) 2.0 in Firefox. While the company technically launched Firefox 79 for Windows, Mac, and Linux last week, it only unveiled its marquee feature today. Firefox 79 by default blocks redirect tracking,
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Microsoft today announced it has paid out $13.7 million in bug bounties to 327 security researchers in the past year. The figure is more than three times the $4.4 million that Microsoft awarded over the same period last year, showing
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Having worked for Apple since 1987 — several years into the Macintosh era and nearly a decade before Steve Jobs returned to the company to reverse its then-troubled fortunes — Phil Schiller subsequently became one of the company’s most prominent
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now U.S. members of Congress put forward a bill today named the National Biometric Information Privacy Act, which would make it illegal for businesses to collect, purchase, or trade biometric information obtained from customers without permission. This includes face prints used
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Mentor-guided online training platform Springboard has raised $31 million in a series B round of funding led by Telstra Ventures. The raise comes amid surging demand for online learning, with Udemy recently reporting that course enrollment had risen 425% during
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Presented by Envestnet | Yodlee Open banking is a global trend changing the way financial data is accessed and shared in the U.S. Learn about the benefits this new and growing open banking ecosystem offers for FIs and fintechs positioned
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Censys, a cybersecurity startup that provides an attack surface management platform to high-profile companies like Google, has raised $15.5 million in a series A round of funding coled by Google’s GV and Decible, with participation from Greylock Partners. Ann Arbor-based
Are you still using the plain old Reddit through the official website and official apps? Check out some of these best Reddit websites and apps to see what you’re missing. There’s nothing too wrong with the official Reddit apps, but they’re severely limited in features. Given the online forum’s open nature, it makes no sense
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Zencity, a platform that meshes AI with big data to give municipalities insights and aggregated feedback from local communities, has raised $13.5 million from a slew of notable backers, including lead investor TLV Partners, Microsoft’s VC arm M12, and Salesforce
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now Enterprise natural language processing (NLP) technologies vendor Expert System today secured $29.4 million in funding, $20 million of which came from institutional investors, with the remaining $9.4 million from the exercise of shareholder rights. The company will use the funds
VB Transform Watch every session from the AI event of the year On-Demand Watch Now AI-powered document processing platform PandaDoc today raised over $15 million in additional funding, bringing its series B round to $30 million. The company says the capital will bolster its go-to-market efforts as it doubles down on product research and development.
Science Photo Library | Getty Images Covid-19 patients might have been flooding into emergency departments in the spring, particularly in states like New York. But for everything else — heart attacks, strokes and other kinds of emergencies — the numbers were down for many hospitals across the country. A new study collating data from five
Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Experiences, stands for a photograph at an unveiling event of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney Co.’s Disneyland theme park in Anaheim, California, U.S., on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Disney is set to report earnings for its third
Xpeng Motors latest electric car is called the P7. Xpeng Motors Chinese electric car maker Xpeng Motors has raised $400 million ahead of an initial public offering (IPO) in the U.S., two sources familiar with the matter told CNBC. The Tesla rival was in talks to raise $300 million, CNBC previously reported, but an additional
DoorDash’s DashMart will stock and deliver its own products. DoorDash DoorDash is launching a new digital convenience store channel, its latest bid to grow market share in the hotly contested battle over on-demand delivery. The new service, DashMart, debuted Wednesday on the company’s platform for customers in eight cities: Chicago; Minneapolis; Dallas; Salt Lake City;
Microsoft plans to finish its acquisition talks with TikTok within the next three weeks, ahead of the Sept. 15 deadline, CNBC’s David Faber reported Wednesday. The deal could be worth up to $30 billion. If the deal goes through, Microsoft has already agreed with the U.S. government to bring TikTok’s code from China to the
Source: Instagram Instagram launched its short-form video feature, Reels, broadly on Wednesday, in an effort to compete with the rapidly-growing TikTok. Instead of operating as a separate app, Reels can be found within the Instagram app itself by selecting “Reels” at the bottom of the Instagram camera. Reels allows users to create 15-second clips, like TikTok, and
VENN co-founder and co-CEO Ariel Horn. Colin Young Wolff | VENN When the coronavirus pandemic hit, Ben Kusin and Ariel Horn knew they were going to have to change tack. Kusin and Horn are the co-founders of VENN, a new free-to-view TV network that launches Wednesday with original shows that focus on video games and
Jack Dorsey, chief executive officer of Twitter Inc. and Square Inc., sits for a photograph following an Empowering Entrepreneurs event at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Bloomberg | Getty Images Twitter on Wednesday disclosed a new security vulnerability that may have exposed the direct messages of users who access the service using Android devices.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Samsung Samsung on Wednesday announced a bunch of new products, including phones, tablets, a watch and new earbuds. This is typical timing for Samsung, which usually likes to get its best new products out in August before the fall when Apple typically launches its new iPhone and Apple Watch.
(L-R) Phillipa Soo, Christopher Jackson, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Anthony Ramos attend Lin-Manuel Miranda’s final performance of “Hamilton” on Broadway at Richard Rodgers Theatre on July 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images) Nicholas Hunt Ask media executives how many of the big streaming services will be “winners,” and you get roughly
Oppo Kash, a financial services app that the Chinese company, best known in India for its smartphones, launched here earlier this year, asks users for root access on their Android phones that will give it complete control of the devices, a security researcher has claimed. The good news — the scope for misuse is limited,
Google has launched Safe Folder for its Files by Google application, a new feature that will allow users to keep private files locked in a separate, password-locked folder in the app. Users can move any document, file, or media file into the secure location in the app that can only be accessed by a 4-digit
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G, the upcoming phone from the South Korean giant, has been allegedly spotted on Geekbench. The listing suggests that the device may be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 SoC. The phone has also reportedly been spotted on the Safety Korea certification site tjat tips the battery capacity of the Samsung Galaxy
OnePlus Nord will be up for grabs in India starting midnight tonight (12am IST, August 6). It will be an open sale. Launched only a few weeks ago, the OnePlus Nord can be purchased through Amazon.in, OnePlus.in, and retail OnePlus Experience Stores. It will be offered in two colour options. The smartphone comes with features
Google Play Music will stop functioning for users in India and many other markets around the world starting October, the company has announced. The Google Play Music users will still get till December to transfer their content to YouTube Music. A dedicated option to transfer has already been set up for the users of Google
LG Q92 has now been spotted on Geekbench hinting at key specifications. The device leaked on Google Play Console recently as well suggesting that the South Korean company is actively working on the development of the device. The LG Q92 has been listed on Geekbench with the model number LGE LM-Q920N. The listing indicates that
Xiaomi has announced its Independence Day Sale from August 6, with offers on phones as well as accessories. The sale will go on till August 11 on Mi.com under Xiaomi’s sale, as well as being a part of Amazon’s Prime Days sale, and Flipkart’s Big Saving’s Day sale. Phones like the Redmi K20 Pro will
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra have been unveiled as the latest flagship models in the company’s Galaxy Note series. While the Galaxy Note 20 is designed as the successor to last year’s Galaxy Note 10, the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra has debuted as the next-in-line model after the Galaxy Note 10+.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7+ have been unveiled as the South Korean giant’s answer against the Apple iPad Pro and Microsoft Surface Pro 7. The Galaxy Tab S7 comes with an LCD panel, while the Galaxy Tab S7+ offers a Super AMOLED display. Samsung has also designed a new book cover keyboard