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Vodafone fined £4.6m after PAYG top-up fails

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:07:00 -0400

(image) Vodafone has been slapped with a hefty £4.6 million fine after failing to process customer top-ups. UK regulator Ofcom found that 10,452 pay-as-you-go (PAYG) customers weren't given a combined £150,000 in credit between December 2013 and...(image)

Nintendo loses less money, but Switch can't come fast enough

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:35:00 -0400

(image) Nintendo's latest financial report is more dour reading for console gaming. While the company saw sales of 74.8 billion yen ($718.86 million), up since last quarter, it has to contend with an operating loss of 813 million yen ($7.8 million) over the...(image)

'Stranger Things' director will helm the 'Uncharted' movie

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:57:00 -0400

(image) Sony Pictures has announced that Shawn Levy will be directing the live-action movie version of Uncharted. If the name sounds familiar, Levy was the executive producer and director of Netflix hit Stranger Things, and while he'll still be involved in t...(image)

IBM's Watson is lending its smarts to Slack and its chat bot

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:01:00 -0400

(image) Slack is going to tap into IBM pet Watson and its cognitive computing skills, covering both bots and other conversation inferences. Slack's own Slackbot will be the first to get the intelligence makeover, with IBM and Slack looking to share what they...(image)

Intel's new chips are for smart cars and the Internet of Things

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:57:00 -0400

(image) Intel has been investing in IoT for years, playing catch up to compete with companies like Qualcomm that got to the market early and saturated it with their chipsets. But a declining PC market pushed them to make more drastic moves, cutting 12,000 jo...(image)

Trump squashes rumor of Trump TV

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:01:00 -0400

(image) Since the launch of his campaign there has been speculation that presidential candidate Donald Trump was using the 2016 race to expand his brand. That's culminated recently in speculation that he'll launch Trump TV if he loses his bid for the White H...(image)

Dish helps you follow out-of-town NBA teams

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:29:00 -0400

(image) It's tough being a San Antonio Spurs fan living in New York City, since I can only watch games shown on national TV. With NBA Team Pass, though, that's not a problem. And starting today, Dish is making it available to its subscribers for $119 per sea...(image)

Lyft's monthly passes lower the cost of your carpooling

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:54:00 -0400

(image) Carpooling services such as Lyft Line and UberPool already make ridesharing more affordable, but it's about to get cheaper -- if you're willing to pay in advance. Lyft is testing monthly Line passes that give you a significant discount, and save you...(image)

Microsoft makes its deep learning tools available to all

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:11:00 -0400

(image) The same internal, deep learning tools that Microsoft engineers used to build its human-like speech recognition engine, as well as consumer products like Skype Translator and Cortana, are now available for public use. Redmond announced today that it...(image)

Disney makes facial capture tech more practical for movies

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:35:00 -0400

(image) If you don't see facial motion capture everywhere in movies and video games, there's probably a good reason for it. In order to train a capture system to match expressions, you frequently have to record the actor making all kinds of faces in differe...(image)

Rockstar liquidates cheaters' 'GTA Online' bank accounts

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:57:00 -0400

(image) Not long after it launched in October 2013, Grand Theft Auto Online cheaters began artificially creating gobs of in-game money. The plague of illicitly-gained cash proliferated while Rockstar continued releasing its expansions -- until today. Players...(image)

Facebook teases an app that makes live video look like fine art

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:25:00 -0400

(image) In an interview at WSJD Live, Facebook's Chief Product Officer Chris Cox showed off an interesting AI-powered app that makes live video look like the work of famous artists like Monet or Van Gogh. Cox called it a "style transfer" app, that essentiall...(image)

Google to 'pause' its Fiber rollout

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:18:00 -0400

(image) Google announced on Tuesday that it plans to "pause" the planned expansion of its Fiber high-speed internet service in the 10 cities it had been looking into and will eliminate a number of positions in those cities -- 9 percent of the division's tota...(image)

Delta's RFID luggage tracking system now includes a map view

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:08:00 -0400

(image) Delta's new RFID luggage tags rolled out earlier this year, making it harder for at least one airline to lose your bags. Now, just in time for the holiday travel rush, Delta has already upgraded their baggage tracking system to include a up-to-the-mi...(image)

Twitch picks up 'ChefShock,' a daily live cooking show

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:44:00 -0400

(image) Twitch, the Amazon-owned game streaming network, is branching out to appeal to the foodies of the world with a new daily show. Variety is reporting that the service has signed a deal with Justin Warner, former winner of Food Network Star, to front a...(image)

Google's home delivery service now covers most of the US

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:21:00 -0400

(image) Google's same-day delivery service, Express has been growing quickly (it just spread throughout New England), but it's now poised to be almost ubiquitous in the US. The internet giant has expanded its I-want-it-now shopping option to 12 more states:...(image)

VW will begin buying back diesel vehicles in mid-November

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:59:00 -0400

(image) Volkswagen's ongoing diesel emissions scandal puttered forward again today as a US federal judge finally approved the $14.7 billion settlement between the automaker and owners of some 475,000 diesel vehicles. According to Reuters, Volkswagen will sta...(image)

Apple Pay transactions surge by 500 percent

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:37:00 -0400

(image) Mobile payments are all the rage among tech companies, but how successful have they been, really? Quite successful, if you ask Apple. While discussing its latest earnings, the Cupertino firm revealed that Apple Pay purchases were up 500 percent year-...(image)

Why the fashion world won't let Amazon in

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:10:00 -0400

(image) There's no doubt Amazon has already mastered the art of selling groceries and other essential goods online. But the company aims to be more than that. It's focusing on streaming technologies, with services like Prime Video and Music Unlimited, a riva...(image)

Apple's iPhone sales keep falling

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:51:00 -0400

(image) Apple just announced financial results for its Q4 2016, and it marks the third straight quarter of declining revenues. The company pulled in revenues of $46.9 billion, down about 9 percent from one year ago. As for its key products, each was down as...(image)

DraftKings and FanDuel settle with New York for $12 million

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:49:00 -0400

(image) Just because New York state has legalized daily fantasy sports doesn't mean that DraftKings and FanDuel are off the hook just yet. The two sites have settled with New York's Attorney General over charges of misleading customers about their chances o...(image)

'Star Trek: Bridge Crew' finds a new frontier in VR co-op gaming

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:30:00 -0400

(image) While you spent your childhood climbing trees, learning to love Mario and making furtive glances at your first crush, I was playing Star Trek games. That doesn't make me a gamer, but I'm well-qualified to talk about how poorly the series translates t...(image)

Apple chose BlackBerry's 'hood for its car OS project

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:13:00 -0400

(image) Apple may have put the brakes on plans to build its own self-driving car, but the company's plug-and-play, self-driving operating system is still moving forward, even if the team has been scaled back. According to a new report from Bloomberg, what's...(image)

MacBook Pro leak reveals an OLED touch strip and Touch ID

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:49:00 -0400

(image) Cat's out of the bag, it seems. Remember that macOS Sierra update that arrived on October 24th? It turns out that the code contains hidden images of the widely rumored next-generation MacBook Pro, and they're revealing enough to confirm more than a f...(image)

The first official Netflix 'Gilmore Girls' trailer is here

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:27:00 -0400

(image) After nearly a decade off the air, Gilmore Girls is coming back thanks to Netflix and hordes of long-time fans hungry to know where Lorelai and Rory really ended up. As the reboot's first official trailer clearly shows, they still spend a lot of time...(image)