Day: June 29, 2018

Linux Mint 19 ‘Tara’ Released

Linux Mint, the maker of popular Linux distro, announced on Friday the general availability of a new version of their operating system. Called Linux Mint 19 “Tara”, the new version offers a range of new features, improvements, and a promise that it would stick around for a while. Writing for BetaNews, Brian Fagioli: The most…

California’s new data privacy law the toughest in the US – CNET

Facebook and Google, take note. …read more Source:: CNet

Can shiny objects syndrome plug technology’s productivity paradox?

New technologies struggle to prove their value — but they make workers a lot happier in their jobs. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Foot Lose: Perv’s upskirt scheme draws too much heat

Scumbag combusts his own leg with instant karma creepshot fail A Wisconsin man has surrendered to police after a plan to take ‘upskirt’ photos of women blew up in his face.. err…ankle.… …read more Source:: Register

Tesla Opens Orders To All US and Canadian Model 3 Reservation Holders

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: For people who put down a $1,000 deposit for a Tesla Model 3 as long as two years ago, the big day has arrived. Specifically, the day has arrived when they can give Tesla another $2,500 and then wait a few more months for their car…

Tesla requiring $2,500 for Model 3 orders is nothing new – Roadshow

The automaker required the same for Model S and Model X orders, too. …read more Source:: CNet

Your Samsung Galaxy phone may power two screens at once, with DeX dock – CNET

Also, the Galaxy Tab S4 is rumored to get DeX support. …read more Source:: CNet

We Still Have No Idea How To Eliminate More Than a Quarter of Energy Emissions

Climate discussions typically center on the need to replace fossil-fuel power plants with technologies like wind turbines and solar panels. But a new paper in Science offers a stark reminder that there are still huge parts of the global energy system where we simply don’t have affordable ways of halting greenhouse-gas emissions. MIT Technology Review:…

Auto Vox X1 dash cam hands-on: GPS-enabled and great in low light

…read more Source:: ZDNet

You can’t afford to wait and see with emerging tech

In order to lead, organizations must leverage new technologies now for tomorrow’s customer experiences. …read more Source:: ZDNet