A Middle Finger, But Still No Emoji People of Color – The Atlantic

The AtlanticSome colossal works do not arrive with a clap of thunder, a rending of the earth, or a smiting of cities. Some we register only as a shuffling of papers. An engineer or bureaucrat files some documents, fills out a couple forms, checks the final technical specs, hits …Smile! Hundreds of New Emoji Announced, […]

Smartphone Navigation And Maps Applications Could Soon Be Regulated By … – Android Headlines – Android News

Android Headlines – Android NewsCongress seems to be on a mission to get laws into place that would seek to regulate the use of navigation apps while driving, which is something they already have in place for in-car mounted navigation systems. The Transportation Department wants to cut …Transportation Dept. Wants To Regulate Smartphone MapsInformationWeekUS government […]

In Another Blow, GM Recalls 3 Million More Defective Cars – New York Times

New York TimesThe recall by General Motors of 3.36 million defective cars included some models of the Chevy Impala. Credit General Motors. the main story. the main story. the main story Share This Page. Continue …GM issues recall on 3.1 million vehicles with ignition key issuesLos Angeles TimesGM Recalls More Cars Over Ignition Switch IssuesWall […]

BlackBerry debuts secure messaging but is it enough to regain a foothold? – Tech Times

Tech TimesBlackBerry is giving enterprise customers secure messaging with BBM Protected. Is it too late to matter? (Photo : Karlis Dambrans). It’s no secret that BlackBerry has fallen out of favor with consumers. It was once the crown jewel of the smartphone market, but …BlackBerry Launches Super-Secure BBM ProtectedPC MagazineBlackBerry announces new messaging securityTHE BUSINESS […]

GM Recalls More Cars Over Ignition Switch Issues – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalThe move comes two days before Chief Executive Mary Barra is set to testify before a House committee on the auto maker’s mishandling of an ignition switch recall involving Chevrolet Cobalts and other older models. The nation’s largest auto maker is …GM issues recall on 3.1 million vehicles with ignition key issuesLos Angeles […]

Sony Beats Microsoft in Console Sales for Fifth Month – Businessweek

BusinessweekSony Corp. (6758)’s PlayStation 4 beat Microsoft Corp. (MSFT:US)’s Xbox One in sales of consoles in U.S. stores in May, extending its lead for a fifth month. Overall consumer spending on video-game hardware and software jumped 51 percent to $586 million …NPD: Video game console sales double in MayUSA TODAYMay NPD: PS4 leads hardware sales, […]