ICANN is the latest organisation to be hacked, claims critical data was protected – Firstpost

FirstpostInternet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers or ICANN, the global authority on providing unique web addresses across the world, was breached by hackers. According to the blog post by ICANN, hackers used ‘spear fishing’ to break into its systems …ICANN was hacked, but critical data was protectedMashableCongress blocks ICANN transition. Good.ZDNetICANN Systems Infiltrated in […]

Google To Develop Self-Driving Car, Hunting For Auto Industry Partners – Yibada (English Edition)

Yibada (English Edition)Google is looking for potential auto industry partners to develop its plans for a self-driving car in the next five years, according to the tech giant’s autonomous-vehicle project head on Friday. More Kaleidoscope News. Visitor Struck a Costly Painting to Express …How Tech Companies Are Trying to Take Over Your CarSlate Magazine (blog)Google […]

Cyber Attack Aftermath – WUTR WFXV CNYhomepage

WUTR WFXV CNYhomepageFirst a hack on Sony pictures followed by threats against U.S. theaters choosing to play the interview, this massive internet heist has sparked fears of terrorism and a debate over censorship. First a hack on Sony pictures followed by threats against U.S. …Cyber Attack Could Cost Sony Studio as Much as $100 Million: […]

RECALL: Chrysler recalling older model Ram pickup trucks – WRCB-TV

WRCB-TVThe recall covers Dodge Ram 1500 pickups from the 2005 model year. In documents posted by US Safety regulators, the rear axle pinion can come loose which can make the truck spin out of control. There have been 15 consumer complaints.. Seven drivers …Chrysler recalls 257000 Ram pickup trucksUSA TODAYChrysler to Recall Ram Pickup TrucksWall […]

Study: Facebook Again Drops In Popularity Among Teens – CBS Local

CBS LocalSACRAMENTO, Ca. (CBS Sacramento) – A new study has found that Facebook’s popularity among teens has dropped again. In the United States, the percentage of teens ages 13 to 17 who use Facebook fell to 88 percent this year according to a report …Bloomberg briefing, Dec. 20SFGateThe ‘in’ crowd: Twitter and Instagram use up, […]

Android M to be built into Cars – Mobile Burn

Mobile BurnWait a minute, hasn’t Android Lollipop only just been released, as in one month ago? You know how the mobile world moves, always moving and always looking to the next thing, which is why there is little surprise that we are already getting our first rumor …Google Seeks Partners for Self-Driving CarWall Street JournalGoogle […]

Hyperloop Startup Wants to Connect the Entire USA – PC Magazine

PC MagazineA California startup that wants to make Elon Musk’s Hyperloop a reality believes the futuristic transportation system can be built safely, affordably, and used to connect cities across the United States. All of this could happen within a decade, according to …Startup: Musk’s ‘hyperloop’ is feasible and should be nationwideSFGate100 engineers are trying to […]

Colbert Report set added to Google Business View – SlashGear

SlashGearMost people are familiar with Google’s Street View, which allows users to take virtual tours of just about anywhere. Lesser known is the company’s Business View, which is exactly what it sounds like: a virtual look inside of businesses, allowing you to take a …Google Street View virtual reality CardboardLas Vegas Blog (blog)Google Cardboard VR […]

Google adds Christmas window shopping to Maps – SlashGear

SlashGearGoogle has been progressing nobly in its effort to bridge the physical world with the digital one, and the end result is the ability to tour all sorts of locations you otherwise never would. The recently added The Colbert Report set is one excellent example, and …Explore Google Street View with virtual realityDelhi Daily NewsYou […]

BlackBerry Narrows Loss, But Its Revenue Declines – New York Times

New York TimesOTTAWA — BlackBerry’s chief executive, John S. Chen, thinks people who have been waiting for the demise of his troubled company can stand down. At least for a while. During his 13-month tenure running the once-dominant handset maker, Mr. Chen has …Blackberry shares dip on mixed earningsUSA TODAYBlackBerry sales miss overshadows turnaround milestoneChicago […]