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A weird scheme to rent out Kodak-branded bitcoin mining rigs has collapsed

A WEIRD SCHEME TO RENT OUT KODAK-BRANDED BITCOIN MINING RIGS HAS COLLAPSED

A Kodak-branded Bitcoin-mining rig which premiered at CES will not go ahead. The company behind the project, Spotlite, told the BBC...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 THINGS IN TECH YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday. 1. Amazon struggled to handle Prime Day, its biggest shopping day...

 
 
 
The CEO of the $8 billion company that escaped Dell's grasp says that Michael Dell is 'cheering us on'

THE CEO OF THE $8 BILLION COMPANY THAT ESCAPED DELL'S GRASP SAYS THAT MICHAEL DELL IS 'CHEERING US ON'

On Monday, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger made his first public appearance since Dell announced that it wouldn't be reverse-merging with...

Apple swapped all of its executives' official headshots for emoji on its website

APPLE SWAPPED ALL OF ITS EXECUTIVES' OFFICIAL HEADSHOTS FOR EMOJI ON ITS WEBSITE

Emoji were swapped in for the headshots of Apple executives, including Tim Cook, on the company's website Monday. The profile updates...

 
 
 
This $1.26 billion company made a big bet on Google over Microsoft for 10,000 employees four years ago, and it never looked back

THIS $1.26 BILLION COMPANY MADE A BIG BET ON GOOGLE OVER MICROSOFT FOR 10,000 EMPLOYEES FOUR YEARS AGO, AND IT NEVER LOOKED BACK

Fossil, a $1.26 billion fashion house, chose Google G Suite over Microsoft Office 365 about 4 years ago - and never looked back. A...

A $15 billion e-cig startup that's taking over the US is moving into London

A $15 BILLION E-CIG STARTUP THAT'S TAKING OVER THE US IS MOVING INTO LONDON

Silicon Valley e-cig startup Juul Labs is bursting at the seams. On the heels of a $15 billion valuation , the company is rapidly expanding...

 
 
 
Artificial intelligence will create as many jobs as it destroys, according to a PwC analysis

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WILL CREATE AS MANY JOBS AS IT DESTROYS, ACCORDING TO A PWC ANALYSIS

Billionaires including Bill Gates and Elon Musk have argued that robots will basically replace humans at work. People are now worried...

A reporter went undercover as a Facebook moderator and found the firm is failing to delete shocking child abuse and racism

A REPORTER WENT UNDERCOVER AS A FACEBOOK MODERATOR AND FOUND THE FIRM IS FAILING TO DELETE SHOCKING CHILD ABUSE AND RACISM

A reporter for British broadcaster Channel 4 went undercover as a Facebook moderator at CPL Resources, a Dublin-based content moderation...

 
 
 
Qatar Airways CEO just gave an ominous warning to those who cave to pressure from Qatar's enemies and shun the country

QATAR AIRWAYS CEO JUST GAVE AN OMINOUS WARNING TO THOSE WHO CAVE TO PRESSURE FROM QATAR'S ENEMIES AND SHUN THE COUNTRY

Qatar Airways Group CEO Akbar Al Baker has alleged that Qatar's Middle Eastern adversaries are trying to intimidate suppliers, manufacturers,...

People are urging boycotts and criticizing Amazon's treatment of workers on its biggest day of sales

PEOPLE ARE URGING BOYCOTTS AND CRITICIZING AMAZON'S TREATMENT OF WORKERS ON ITS BIGGEST DAY OF SALES

A mazon's critics came out in full force on social media in the run-up to Amazon Prime Day , attacking the company and its CEO, Jeff...

 
 
 
Take a closer look at the $300 million Airbus A330neo - Europe's answer to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE $300 MILLION AIRBUS A330NEO - EUROPE'S ANSWER TO THE BOEING 787 DREAMLINER

The Airbus A330neo is Europe's rival for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The plane is based on the current generation Airbus A330 wide-body...

For $260 a night, you can stay in this Boeing 727 airplane-turned-hotel suite perched 50 feet high in Costa Rica - take a look inside

FOR $260 A NIGHT, YOU CAN STAY IN THIS BOEING 727 AIRPLANE-TURNED-HOTEL SUITE PERCHED 50 FEET HIGH IN COSTA RICA - TAKE A LOOK INSIDE

Upon first glance, you might think this Boeing 727 in the photo above had an unfortunate crash landing in the jungle. But it's actually...

 
 
 
We toured the USS Gerald R. Ford, the world's largest aircraft carrier, which can house 75 aircraft

WE TOURED THE USS GERALD R. FORD, THE WORLD'S LARGEST AIRCRAFT CARRIER, WHICH CAN HOUSE 75 AIRCRAFT

The USS Gerald R. Ford is the US Navy's newest and largest aircraft carrier - in fact, it's the world's largest. Commissioned in July...

BuzzFeed snuck a paid ad for Maybelline into its Prime Day coverage - and didn't originally disclose it

BUZZFEED SNUCK A PAID AD FOR MAYBELLINE INTO ITS PRIME DAY COVERAGE - AND DIDN'T ORIGINALLY DISCLOSE IT

BuzzFeed is branching out into ecommerce as a source of revenue and recently worked with Maybelline to create bundles of packages sold...

 
 
 
Amazon responds to massive site issues on Prime Day: 'Many are shopping successfully'

AMAZON RESPONDS TO MASSIVE SITE ISSUES ON PRIME DAY: 'MANY ARE SHOPPING SUCCESSFULLY'

Amazon 's website experienced widespread issues at the start of Prime Day on Monday. Amazon issued a statement about the outage on...

Amazon is having a technical meltdown that's left Alexa and its AWS cloud service reeling on its biggest shopping day of the year

AMAZON IS HAVING A TECHNICAL MELTDOWN THAT'S LEFT ALEXA AND ITS AWS CLOUD SERVICE REELING ON ITS BIGGEST SHOPPING DAY OF THE YEAR

Amazon's website has been up and down since its Prime Day sales event kicked off at 3 p.m. ET in the US. Roughly an hour after Prime...

 
 
 
For $250, the gorgeous Essential Phone is the best bargain for any smartphone on Amazon Prime Day

FOR $250, THE GORGEOUS ESSENTIAL PHONE IS THE BEST BARGAIN FOR ANY SMARTPHONE ON AMAZON PRIME DAY

The Essential Phone is selling for $250 on Amazon Prime Day . Anyone looking to get a great smartphone for cheap should absolutely...

A top executive at $5 billion Slack explains the secret weapon to fight off Microsoft and Facebook

A TOP EXECUTIVE AT $5 BILLION SLACK EXPLAINS THE SECRET WEAPON TO FIGHT OFF MICROSOFT AND FACEBOOK

Slack is one of those startups that Silicon Valley loves to boast about. It has zoomed to international success, 8 million users, and...

 
 
 
Amazon Prime memberships have more than doubled since its first members-only Prime Day discounts three years ago

AMAZON PRIME MEMBERSHIPS HAVE MORE THAN DOUBLED SINCE ITS FIRST MEMBERS-ONLY PRIME DAY DISCOUNTS THREE YEARS AGO

On Monday, Amazon commenced its fourth annual Prime Day - the e-commerce giant's Black Friday equivalent that started in 2015 and caters...

Uber hasn't had a chief financial officer since 2015, and its CEO just admitted that it's been a struggle to fill the role

UBER HASN'T HAD A CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER SINCE 2015, AND ITS CEO JUST ADMITTED THAT IT'S BEEN A STRUGGLE TO FILL THE ROLE

Uber plans to go public in 2019 but the ride-hailing startup still doesn't have a chief financial officer. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi...

 
 
 



Nest Smart Learning Thermostat just got a massive discount at eBay

Nest Smart Learning Thermostat just got a massive discount at eBay

Today may be Amazon Prime Day , a big day for Prime members, but other retailers aren't sitting idly by, watching Amazon reap all the rewards of offering loads of tech at a... Read more ...

$80 off the Samsung 960 Evo 500GB leads the charge on these great storage deals

$80 off the Samsung 960 Evo 500GB leads the charge on these great storage deals

Amazon is kicking off Prime Day 2018 with a huge $80 off discount on one of our favorite solid-state drives, the Samsung 960 Evo. $169 is a steal of a price for what is one of... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day 2018: What Is It, How Long Is It, Best Deals, Free Games...

Amazon Prime Day 2018: What Is It, How Long Is It, Best Deals, Free Games, Tips, And More

July's fireworks and barbecues might be behind us, but that means it's time for Amazon Prime Day 2018 to happen. This Black Friday-like event returns once again this summer... Read more ...

5 best Prime Day 2018 deals for your kitchen: Instant Pot, air fryer...

5 best Prime Day 2018 deals for your kitchen: Instant Pot, air fryer, perfect egg cooker, more

Most people immediately think of electronics and gadgets when they think of Prime Day, but we all know Amazon offers killer deals across all categories. One of the rooms in... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day UK 2018: Official 2 TB Xbox Hard Drive On Sale

Amazon Prime Day UK 2018: Official 2 TB Xbox Hard Drive On Sale

With games ballooning in size it's usually a good idea to have external storage options for your gaming console of choice. For those on Xbox One looking for a little extra... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 seen in public for the first time

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 seen in public for the first time

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 has been a hot topic among smartphone enthusiasts for quite some time now. So when Samsung CEO DJ Koh was spotted in public using this device, it was... Read more ...

Best Prime Day Fashion & Apparel Deals: Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry

Best Prime Day Fashion & Apparel Deals: Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry

See all the best Prime Day deals Whether you're looking to redo your wardrobe or just pick up a few pieces, saving money on clothing and accessories to go with it is essential... Read more ...

Deal: The Razer Phone is $175 cheaper on Amazon

Deal: The Razer Phone is $175 cheaper on Amazon

If you didn't find a good deal among those offered by Amazon during Prime Day, here is one more that hasn't been mentioned in our earlier article. The Razer Phone, one of the... Read more ...

Essential Phone and Moto X4 get big Prime Day discounts

Essential Phone and Moto X4 get big Prime Day discounts

If you're in the market for a new smartphone, Amazon has some fantastic deals that you should check out. Both the Essential Phone and Moto X4 are getting massive discounts for... Read more ...

Amazon's two best-selling Black Friday deals are back for Prime Day 2018

Amazon's two best-selling Black Friday deals are back for Prime Day 2018

Amazon's big Prime Day 2018 sales event starts this afternoon... at least officially. In reality, Prime Day kicked off early this morning with a ton of killer deals that hit... Read more ...