Day: June 1, 2018

Visa invests in LatAm m-payments startup YellowPepper

The deal is the first of its kind for Visa and aims at increasing mobile payments in the region. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Instagram explains why it made you so mad with the algorithmic feed – CNET

It only wants you to see what’s most relevant to you, the photo-sharing app tells TechCrunch. …read more Source:: CNet

Galaxy Note 9 is coming Aug. 9, report says – CNET

Were you expecting July? …read more Source:: CNet

Three US States Will Spend $1.3 Billion To Build More Electric Vehicle Charging

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: Three U.S. states announced major investments in charging infrastructure for electric cars on Thursday. In total, California, New York, and New Jersey will put $1.3 billion on the table in the coming years to help chip away at one of the biggest barriers standing in the…

Midsize Ram pickup confirmed for US – Roadshow

Ram’s new small truck will arrive sometime before 2022. …read more Source:: CNet

Tesla Starts To Release Its Cars’ Open-Source Linux Software Code

An anonymous reader writes: Tesla cars are powered not only by batteries but by open-source software. Until recently, though, Tesla hasn’t lived up to its obligations under open-source licenses, but now Tesla is finally releasing some of its Linux source code for the Model S and X cars. The Tesla GitHub repository contains the code…

DHS: Stingray slurper and SS7 hacking found near the White House

Wyden probing into shaky state of US smartphone security The Department of Homelands Security has confirmed the use of stingray smartphone surveillance devices in the US capital and widespread communications hacking using the SS7 vulnerability.… …read more Source:: Register

Google explains why searching ‘’ shows you your texts – CNET

The company is rolling out a fix for the bug over the next few days, so have fun with the strange feature while you can. …read more Source:: CNet

Nobe 100 is the 3-wheeled, classic-inspired EV nobody knew they wanted – Roadshow

But now we’ve seen it in all of its unbridled cuteness, it will haunt our dreams. …read more Source:: CNet

Rick leaving The Walking Dead, Jamie Foxx as Spawn, Fallout 76 and new Pokemon (Stream Economy, Ep. 6) – CNET

Plus, a rant on the Star Wars cinematic universe and interviews with Arrested Development fans attending a Lindsay Bluth voter event. …read more Source:: CNet