Tag Archives: Computing

24May/15

World’s first iris recognition smartphone on sale in Japan

Smartphone users in Japan can unlock their phones with the blink of an eye, as the country’s biggest mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo launches the world’s first iris recognition smartphone. Sharon Reich has more.

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23May/15

Google I/O 2015: What To Expect … And Not Expect

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Google’s annual developer conference is right around the corner, and there’s a lot to talk about this year. A lot has happened in the last 12 months that position Google to make some big announcements this year, continuing the bold new direction the company has taken Android, Chrome, and just about everything else the company does. Follow the buzz https://goo.gl/rQoznH

19May/15

Alibaba’s Jack Ma says Kering lawsuit “regrettable”

The founder of Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd Jack Ma says a lawsuit by a group of luxury goods makers owned by Kering SA accusing the Chinese e-commerce giant of being a conduit for counterfeiters to sell goods was “regrettable”.

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18May/15

First look at Steve Jobs biopic released

Universal releases a teaser trailer for the upcoming biopic, “Steve Jobs,” starring Michael Fassbender in the title role of the late tech titan.
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18May/15

Apple CEO touts iPhone, praises Silicon Valley in commencement speech

(GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY) – Apple CEO Tim Cook used a commencement address in Washington D.C. on Sunday (May17) to jokingly encourage graduates who are not iPhone users to become one.
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10May/15

Fiorina asked about cutting jobs, rogue website

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina defends her record as Hewlett-Packard chief executive on NBC’s “Meet the Press” after finding out that a cybersquatter had bought the rights to carlyfiorina.org and was using it to criticize her performance.
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05May/15

Microsoft Empowers Windows, iOS, Android, Mac and Linux Developers to Reach Billions of New Customers

Microsoft Empowers Windows, iOS, Android, Mac and Linux Developers to Reach Billions of New Customers

Announces new toolkits, tools, cloud and productivity services designed for every developer
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04May/15

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Fiorina enters 2016 White House race

Former Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive Carly Fiorina joins a crowded Republican field of candidates entering the 2016 presidential race.
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02May/15

SurveyMonkey CEO, husband of Facebook’s Sandberg, dies

SurveyMonkey CEO and husband of Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, Dave Goldberg, died unexpectedly on Friday night, according to a Facebook post by his brother.

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30Apr/15

Tattoo snafu irks inked Apple Watch wearers

(REUTERS) – Early adopters of the Apple Watch, Apple Inc’s first new product in five years, are complaining that a number of its key functions are disrupted by their tattoos.

Tattooed owners of Apple Watch have found that their inked skin confuses the sensors on the underside of the device.
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