With presidential candidates looking to reach more viewers, especially younger voters, both the Republican and the Democratic national conventions this summer will be live streaming their events.
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The company’s second annual summer sales event surpassed customer orders from Prime Day 2015 by more than 60% worldwide and more than 50% in the U.S.
Live streaming, a technology that has been around for years, became white hot this week after it was used to capture the aftermath of the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in Minnesota.
OpenCellular can offer connectivity to about 1,500 people who are sending and receiving voice calls and SMS messages. It provides basic 2G data connectivity.
The number of older users on Snapchat is on the rise, with comScore reporting that 38% of smartphone users between 25 and 34 years old, and 14% of those 35 and older are now Snapchat users.
Facebook is moving to help users around the world better connect by allowing them share their posts and comments in multiple languages.
Google Calendar, the company's time-management and scheduling app, was down for many users for about two hours this morning.
After facing allegations it had suppressed conservative views, Facebook responded by adding an employee training class focused on political bias.
High-tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has his sights set on building robots that can do housework, have conversations and play games.
With Apple pushing ahead to expand Siri, industry analysts say the increasing A.I.-focused competition among industry giants Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Apple should propel smart technologies to a whole new level in a few years.
Today's professional world "requires a vibrant network that brings together a professional’s information in LinkedIn’s public network with the information in Office 365 and Dynamics," Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said in a company email.
Farmers associated with Land O'Lakes are using Google's cloud to visualize their fields and to analyze data in such areas as water management, seed placement and crop diseases.
Facebook unveiled what it's dubbed DeepText, a deep-learning-based engine designed to read and understand users' posts and comments.
Facebook is expanding its ad network past its own borders, encompassing Internet users who don't even use the social network.
Wayfair Inc., an e-commerce company that sells home furnishings, is working on an app based on Google's Project Tango technology that would put augmented reality squarely in the enterprise.