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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- The SEC is clearly determined to crack down on everyone involved in Centra Tech's allegedly fraudulent initial coin offering. Officials have filed fraud charges against a third "mastermind" in the case, Raymond Trapani, for
  Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos still personally reads customer complaint emails sent to him, even though he doesn't reply to many of them, he said during an on-stage interview on Friday. Often, he'll forward those emails on to the executives in cha
Eventbrite lets you sell tickets online for your events. An anonymous reader reports on Eventbrite's newly-updated merchant agreement. The merchant agreement specifies that you "grant permission to Eventbrite and its agents to enter onto and remain o
Actor Verne Troyer passed away on Saturday at the age of 49.  Troyer was perhaps most famous for his roles in the Austin Powers film series, where he played Dr. Evil henchman Mini-MeAn Instagram post to his official account broke the sad new
Amazon Prime Video pirates and legitimate customers alike complained this week of declining streaming quality: according to one viewer, new episodes of shows looked like a "blurry mess" resembling standard-definition DVD. Many were quick to conclude
Once again we have wondrous technology deals literally spilling out of our hands. Each deal is designed to get some wonderful technology into your hands without having to pay full price for the pleasure. [ Continue reading this over at RedmondPie.com
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos explained during an on-stage interview on Friday the strange meetings Amazon holds. Every meeting requires a well-crafted six-page memo which the whole room sits and reads at the start of the meeting. Bezos banned PowerPoint yea
Capcom announced in a blog post yesterday that it's winding down support for its free-to-play puzzle game, Puzzle Fighter. In-app purchases will be available until April 23, and the game will be removed from app stores on July 1. The game's servers w
An anonymous reader quotes VentureBeat: GitHub is launching a new bot-powered learning lab to help budding developers get up to speed on all things GitHub... The GitHub Learning Lab, which officially launched Thursday, builds on GitHub's prior histor
You can now download iNDS11 IPA of iNDS emulator for iPhone X with full support for Apple's flagship device. Here are the details. [ Continue reading this over at RedmondPie.com ]
AT&T and Verizon don't want to let you out of their grasps.  So much so, in fact, that they may have colluded to make it harder for you to switch cellphone carriers.  So reports The New York Times, which notes that the Justi
Koodo has launched a promo offering bonus data for 24 months on select plans.Koodo Mobile has launched a 24 month data bonus on select BYOD plans in BC, Alberta and Ontario, specifically the $50/1GB and $60/3GB plans with either 500 nationwide minute
Hollow Knight incites a bit of debate around the site. As John brought up in his review last year: what do you do with a game that is genuinely good but rather unoriginal? It’s a Metroidvania game that a lot of us picked up because it was s
According to Tim Cook, Apple has no plans to bring iOS and MacOS together because he doesn't think that is what users want. Rumors would suggest that the company is working on a project that merges macOS and iOS apps, however. "We don't believe in so
Well, that was fast. According to a recent announcement, the barely-out-the-door Puzzle Fighter mobile game will be shutting down in the coming months.
Don't expect to see embedded SIM technology in your phone any time soon. The GSMA, which oversees key cellular standards, has placed eSIM spec work "on hold" while the US Department of Justice investigates the possibility o
Colin Kaepernick may be the most criminally unemployed NFL player in the free agency pool today, but the actions that brought him to this point continue to pay off. Kaepernick was named Amnesty International's "Ambassador of Conscience" for 2018 on S
Plenty of strange things have been revealed by people testifying under oath. But what came out of Randall Stephenson's testimony yesterday might have been a first. The CEO of AT&T, while on the witness stand and under oath in a courtroom, reveale
Keeping pace with the silver screen blockbusters, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 is bringing all of the action and adventure of Avengers: Infinity War to a console near you. Only, you know, as LEGO characters.
There are a few reasons you might be hesitant to buy wireless headphones. You might be worried that they have poor battery life, lower audio quality, or could drop the connection. Those concerns might be justified for a bargain basement set of headph
It’s just about time for the Mad Titan to get his time in the spotlight. With the worldwide release of Avengers: Infinity War right around the corner, Thanos is making his presence felt in a number of Marvel mobile games. One of those is Ma
Researchers at NVIDIA open-sourced v0.2 of OpenSeq2Seq anew toolkit built on top of TensorFlow for training sequence-to-sequence models. OpenSeq2Seq provides researchers with optimized implementation of various sequence-to-sequence models commonly us
Long-time Slashdot reader williamyf writes: You may think of it as the end of an era, or as the final nail in the coffin. Today Lycos, one of the pioneering web portals of the '90s, notified all it's users that "On May 15th, 2018, we will no longer b
Worthy Read Free Webinar: Continuous Delivery with Docker, Kubernetes, and GoCD Docker and Kubernetes provide the platform for organizations to get software to market quickly. In this webinar, you will get a practical guide in designing a D
A convention built to celebrate diversity and inclusiveness in fandom has been postponed at the last minute, and would-be attendees are channeling their understandable frustration in constructive directions. Universal Fan Con, which was originally fu
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson surprise-announced the company's upcoming streaming service, called Watch, during his testimony at AT&T's ongoing antitrust trial this week. The service will be free for AT&T unlimited wire
If you're looking for the iPad 5th generation it's on clearance at Costco.For those seeking out a new fifth generation 9.7-inch iPad, these models from last year are on clearance right now at Costco retail stores out west, priced at $364.97 for the 3
A proper modding community can keep a game world alive long after the studio behind that title has put it to pasture. Or, more accurately in this case, when the studio just keeps porting the original game to new devices instead of, you know, making n
Steam is actively preventing users from sharing links to the cloud-hosting service MEGA. The URLs are automatically stripped from forum posts and even private chats are censored. According to Valve, Mega links are potentially malicious, something the
AT&T and Verizon sought ability to lock eSIMs to their networks, reports say. Enlarge / Apple Watch Series 3, with eSIM technology for connecting to cellular networks. (credit: Apple) AT&T and Verizon are being investigated by the Dep
Want to have your DNA tested to learn more about your genetics? Amazon is currently having a big sale on 23andMe DNA testing kits. Their Health + Ancestry kit now has FDA approval to test for breast cancer risk factors. –23andMe DNA Test An
Eurogamer sat down with Atari COO Michael Arzt at this year's GDC for more information on its upcoming VCS console. His comments would suggest that it won't be an ordinary, retro console, but some sort of all-in-one system that can serve as an altern
At long last, one of HBO's best original shows returns this weekend. Westworld's second season debuts on Sunday at 9 PM ET, nearly a year and a half after the first season concluded, and you're not going to want to miss it. While many of the mysterie
What frustrates me most in my profession of software development is the regular necessity to understand large problem scopes before fixing small bugs, especially if the code is legacy and not mine. Actually, it's even more frustrating when the code i
If you’ve seen the final trailer for Deadpool 2, you know the true hero of the trailer is Peter, the new and superpowerless member of X-Force who responded to Deadpool’s ad looking for help. Now thanks to Melbourne, Australia-base
Jeff's anime issues get deeper as he checks out Macross and Dr. Slump on the Arcadia, but he pulls out of that tailspin with a zillion ports of Donkey Kong.
Researchers from the University of Washington have figured out how to use a technique called backscattering to stream video 99 percent more efficiently. The video processing is essentially handed off to another device that does the heavy lifting, res
Pivotal has kind of a strange role for a company. On one hand its part of the EMC federation companies that Dell acquired in 2016 for a cool $67 billion, but it’s also an independently operated entity within that broader Dell family of comp
Tremendous production art makes up for the feeling that this is one big movie ad. SEATTLEAs the Marvel Cinematic Universe expands to every movie theater in the world, the MoPOP Museum of Pop Culture (formerly Experience Music Project) swoops in this
As I mentioned yesterday I will be posting the videos from the Magazine Innovation Center’s ACT 8 Experience:Print Proud Digital Smart. Today is ACT 8 Day 2. April 18, 2018. ACT 8 Experience, Day 2, Part 1 Liz Vaccariello, Editorial Directo
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Here we see data representing the global sales through to consumers and change in sales performance of the four home consoles and four handhelds over comparable periods for 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.  Also shown is the market share for each
Slashdot reader Applehu Akbar writes: Imbruvica, a compound that treats white blood cell cancers, has until now been a bargain at $148,000 per year. Until now, doctors have been able to optimize dosage for each patient by prescribing up to four small
How Tesla and Waymo are tackling a major problem for self-driving cars: Data Sean O'Kane, The Verge In order for cars to drive themselves, the vehicles and their systems require loads of data. And gathering those details are one of the main
Donald Trump isn't afraid to share his Thoughts, even if sometimes those Thoughts don't exactly mean what he thinks they mean.  This was once again on display Saturday morning in a series of tweets regarding his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen
AT&T and Verizon are being actively investigated by the United States Department of Justice (DoJ) over a claims of collusion. According to a new report from The New York Times, AT&T and Verizon are being actively investigated by the
The Google app just leapt up to version 8.0 late last night, but despite the shiny new version number, most things are looking about the same. A new screen has been added for "Your People," while a teardown tells us that it will be possible to set re
Google's mobile operating system is the most popular around the world, but it is not without faults, far from it. Many of you are familiar with the Android's fragmentation problem, also known as "where are the damn updates?!", but there are some othe
Google's Director of Engineering, Ray Kurzweil, is a futurist who is famed for his wild predictions: one of his latest is that universal basic income will be ubiquitous in as little as two decades based on advances in artificial intelligence. The ide
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