Day: November 17, 2020

Aloe Blacc helps us ring in the 2022 Infiniti QX55: Watch the reveal here – Roadshow

Infiniti’s new crossover should take on a coupelike look. …read more Source:: CNet

Dolly Parton helped fund coronavirus vaccine research – CNET

The legendary country singer donated $1 million in April, and that money helped pay for Moderna’s promising vaccine. …read more Source:: CNet

Defining Security Policies to Manage Remote Insider Threats

This is the time to define the new normal; having well-defined policies in place will help businesses maintain its security posture while bolstering the security of the ever-increasing work-from-home population. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Google Sued After Cellular Data Allowances Eaten by Hidden Transfers

An anonymous reader shares a report: Google was sued last week for allegedly stealing Android users’ cellular data allowances through unapproved, undisclosed transmissions to the web giant’s servers. The lawsuit, Taylor et al v. Google, was filed in a US federal district court in San Jose on behalf of four plaintiffs based in Illinois, Iowa,…

‘Profitboss’ Is Saving Restaurants From Heavy Delivery App Fees

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Bay-area based startup Profitboss is pitching itself as the “easiest, fastest, and most convenient system to get back your customers from third party [services].” Free to restaurants, the service (which launched in 2018) lets restaurants open their own digital storefront. Profitboss CEO Adam Guild likes to compare…

European Vega Rocket Fails for the Second Time During Launch in the Last Two Years

Late Monday night, a European rocket carrying two satellites failed during flight, leading to the loss of the payloads on board. It was the second major failure of this particular type of rocket within the last two years. From a report: The rocket that failed is called Vega, one of the primary rockets developed by…

Rivian’s camp kitchen may be easy on the environment, but not on your wallet – Roadshow

The kitchen slides out from the R1T’s gear tunnel and is powered by the vehicle battery. …read more Source:: CNet

Top 8 trends shaping digital transformation in 2021

Research from Salesforce MuleSoft and third-party findings highlight some of the top 2021 trends facing CIOs, IT leaders, and organizations in their digital transformation journey. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Unity Will Groom 80,000 Game Developers With Education Initiative

Unity Technologies hopes to groom 80,000 people for game jobs over three years with an education initiative aimed at helping people learn how to program and develop games. From a report: Unity is paying for this program with help from its initial public offering, in which it raised $1.3 billion at a $13.6 billion valuation…

SpaceX, NASA Crew-1 mission docks with ISS for six-month stay – CNET

After an impressive launch Sunday, the Crew Dragon Resilience docks with the International Space Station for a long-term stay. …read more Source:: CNet