Up close with Google’s new and improved Project Ara prototype – Mashable

MashableGoogle has come a long way since it first publicly demoed a “working” Ara Prototype during Google I/O last summer. That device was big and didn’t boot properly. But the Spiral 2, the newest prototype unveiled during Wednesday’s Project Ara developer …Google Chooses Puerto Rico as a Testing Ground for Its Modular PhoneWiredSwapping smartphone modules […]

Facebook rolls out its new enterprise social network – SMN Weekly

SMN WeeklySocial network giant Facebook has rolled out a new pilot program for its newest project, an enterprise-flavored version of its service that’s known as Facebook at Work. The new project, which was developed specifically with companies in mind as a place to …Facebook testing workplace version of social networkTimes of IndiaFb expands into the […]

Uber Offering Free Cadillac Rides During Auto Show Previews – CBS Local

CBS LocalUber and Cadillac have teamed up to offer free rides in downtown Detroit during the North American International Auto Show preview days. (By Edward Cardenas). Related Tags: autoshow2015, cadillac, Edward Cardenas, NAIAS, Uber. Edward Cardenas.Detroit auto show: Supercars sporting unbridled horsepowerEconomic TimesInnovation, optimism on display at Detroit auto showSan Francisco ChronicleConnected Car News from […]

Google cooks up a food-truck model to sell Project Ara smartphones – PCWorld

PCWorldGoogle wants to sell its first Project Ara smartphones in style, and it’s drawing inspiration from food trucks. Later this year, it will deploy “mobile trucks” where customers will be able to design, print and assemble their own custom handset in under five minutes.Google Chooses Puerto Rico as a Testing Ground for Its Modular PhoneWiredSwapping […]

Zuckerberg: Why I condemned Charlie Hebdo attacks – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Mark Zuckerberg defended his condemnation of the attacks on Charlie Hebdo and Facebook’s decision to operate in countries that restrict free speech during a town hall meeting in Bogota. The Facebook founder traveled to Colombia on …Mark Zuckerberg visits Colombia, launches free Internet projectSan Jose Mercury NewsFacebook’s Zuckerberg talks terrorism, entrepreneurshipCNETMark […]

Facebook Where? The Enterprise Reacts To Facebook At Work – TechCrunch

TechCrunchFacebook released a public pilot of its long-awaited enterprise social app called Work today, now the question is will businesses actually want to use it. Enterprise Social as a category has been with us for almost a decade with companies like Jive, Yammer …Facebook makes its play for the workplaceThe Times (subscription)​Would you trust Facebook […]

Puerto Rico Will Be Ground Zero for Google’s Modular Smartphone Test – Wired

WiredGoogle’s much-anticipated modular smartphone will make its way to consumers this year. A pilot project—which will use food truck-style vans to get the devices into users hands so they can try before they buy—is set to debut in Puerto Rico before the end of …Google Will Launch Modular Cell Phone In Puerto RicoNBCNews.comSwapping smartphone modules […]