Day: July 16, 2019

Big Little Lies: All the songs from season 2 so far – CNET

Sufjan Stevens, Portishead, Donna Summers and Patti Smith are among the artists underscoring the Monterey Five this season. …read more Source:: CNet

AT&T, IBM expand partnership with multi-year deal

As part of the deal, IBM will serve as the primary cloud provider for AT&T Business and will help manage AT&T’s hybrid cloud infrastructure. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Wall Street Finds Blockchain Hard To Tame After Early Euphoria

Two years ago Nasdaq and Citigroup announced a new blockchain system they said would make payments of private securities transactions more efficient. Nasdaq Chief Executive Adena Friedman called it “a milestone in the global financial sector.” But the companies did not move forward with the project, Reuters reported Tuesday, because while it worked in testing,…

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Best headphones deals (final hours) – CNET

Pick up some amazing deals this Prime Day on headphones from the likes of Bose, Beats, Jabra, Apple, Sennheiser and Microsoft. …read more Source:: CNet

Google nuked tech support ads to kill off scammers. OK. It also blew away legit repair shops. Not OK at all

Collateral damage: Web advert crackdown broke our fix-it businesses, sigh owners With America’s trade watchdog on Tuesday hosting a workshop in Washington DC on restrictions that limit the feasibility of repair devices, hardware rehab forum iFixit has penned an open letter to the FTC to complain about Google’s ad policies that hinder the mending of…

Western Tech Brands Are Recognized in China, But Their Products Are Rarely Used

Despite having insignificant market shares and being marginal players in mainland China, western tech giants have a very high brand awareness among Chinese consumers, a market survey published last week revealed. From a report: The survey, which factored in answers from more than 2,000 respondents, showed that for the most part, top western tech companies…

Apple plans to buy exclusive podcast programming, report says – CNET

The podcasting business is about to get crazy competitive. …read more Source:: CNet

Sony A7R IV packs new 61MP, 15-stop sensor to take on medium format – CNET

More pixels and improved autofocus without sacrificing speed or battery life? Count me in. …read more Source:: CNet

Apple’s stealth Mac security update removes flawed software, report says – CNET

Zoom’s partner apps were also affected by a webcam security flaw, according to a security researcher. …read more Source:: CNet

SpaceX reveals chain of events that caused the unplanned disassembly of Crew Dragon capsule

Anyone up for a second-hand SuperDraco? Slightly singed? SpaceX has posted an update on the investigation into the destruction of its Crew Dragon test vehicle in April.… …read more Source:: TheRegister