Where are they now? How these 9 social networks have fared since Twitter was born

ANALYSIS: A lot has happened in the ten years since Twitter was founded — Apple’s App Store and Google Play have come to fruition, the app economy is a billion-dollar industry, and mobile phones have become the new computers. This shift in the way people communicate and interact with each other opens many opportunities not only […]

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Yahoo wants greater game transparency with new daily fantasy sports updates

Yahoo is making some changes to its daily fantasy sports offering in an effort to make contests “more transparent and fun for all users.” Starting today, individual players will be limited to up to 10 entries per contest, the use of scripting tools to manipulate entries will be prohibited, and veteran players will be clearly […]

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Car Computers Are Vehicles for Hacking, Warns FBI

The FBI, the U.S. Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration last week issued a warning about the threat of automobile hacking. Computers that control steering, braking, acceleration and lights, as well as wireless technologies used in keyless entry, ignition control and navigation systems, provide portals for cyberattack, the agencies said.

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Apple iPhone SE event showed that…(yawn)…the future is…zzzzzzzzz

ANALYSIS: You know you’re at an Apple Event when the audience applauds raucously after the person on stage announces…woven nylon watch bands. Indeed, such is our tech culture’s current obsession with all things Apple, that this announcement even prompts a long-winded article from Wired examining the military history that lies behind WOVEN NYLON WATCH BANDS. And you […]

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Dear employers: Live video has changed the workplace forever, and you’re not adapting

Live video, live streaming, and video messaging solutions — from Snapchat to Periscope, Facebook Messenger to Kik — are changing how the “digital native” generation views the workplace. And frankly, they’re sick of your inability to adapt. That’s the key finding in a report released today by Blue Jeans Network, and while the company has an […]

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