Category: Technology

Artificial intelligence reduces the user experience, and that’s a good thing

When it comes to designing user experiences with our systems, the less, the better. We’re overwhelmed, to put it mildly,..

Remote jury trials in times of COVID-19

On March 23, 2020, jury trials in England and Wales were suspended in response to COVID-19. This was done to..

Academics smuggle 234 policy-violating skills on the Alexa Skills Store

MUENSTER – JANUARY 27, 2018: White Amazon Echo Plus, Alexa Voice Service activated recognition system photographed on wooden table in..

Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google CEOs to face antitrust committee that owns $100K+ of those companies’ stocks

Business Insider’s Aaron Holmes reports that three of the lawmakers tasked with leading an antitrust investigation into the operations of..

Flipkart acquires Walmart India to launch wholesale digital marketplace

Flipkart announced on Thursday it has acquired Walmart India to bolster its wholesale marketplace operations, and in doing so, has..

Dear Twitter, can we get encrypted DMs already?

Following the Twitter breach that allowed attackers to access internal admin tools and take over several prominent accounts last week,..

Microsoft Q4 earnings: Softening small/mid-size business demand has an impact

The ongoing strength of Microsoft’s commercial cloud business in its Q4 FY20 wasn’t surprising. But the impact of the ongoing..

4 soft skills that will transform your software development career

This article was originally published on .cult by Kaleb McKelvey. .cult is a Berlin-based community platform for developers! We write about all..

One pen to rule them all

[embedded content] Once derided as a relic of 1990s handhelds and “pen computing,” the past few years have seen digital..

IBM beats Q2 expectations on 30% cloud revenue growth

IBM published second quarter financial results on Monday, reporting its second straight quarter of revenue declines despite beating expectations.  The..