• Tech execs weren\’t being totally fair when they trashed Trump\’s tech policy

    Tech execs weren\’t being totally fair when they trashed Trump\’s tech policy0

    One hundred forty-five technology executives, investors, inventors and other bold-face names posted an open letter Thursday to make one thing clear: They can’t stand Donald Trump. Many people share that sentiment, to judge from the continued high negative approval ratings the presumptive Republican nominee keeps racking up in polls. But “An Open Letter From Technology

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  • ‘Mr. Robot’ Goes Virtual Reality with Limited 360-Degree Broadcast0

    USA Network’s “Mr. Robot” is the latest show to embrace virtual reality (VR) at Comic Con this year. But staying true to its plot line, there’s a bit of mystery added to the release of the show’s first VR video: The “Mr. Robot VR Experience” will be streamed on the Within VR app at 10:45 am PT

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    Netflix (NFLX) reported disappointing Q2 numbers after the closing bell and shares plunged 15%\. The company added just 160,000 domestic subscribers in the second quarter, which fell far short of the already reduced guidance of 500,000 additions. For the third quarter, the company said it now expects 300,000 domestic subscriber additions, compared with expectations for 750,000

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    In the world of computer security, the bad guys are always 10 steps ahead of the good guys. But next month the mad scientists at the government’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will bring together a group of the world’s best computer security experts to see if they can tip the scales in the

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  • Amazon says Prime Day orders jump 60 percent over last year

    Amazon says Prime Day orders jump 60 percent over last year0

    By Narottam Medhora (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc said customers placed 60 percent more orders worldwide in its second “Prime Day” sale despite early glitches, cementing the event’s position as an annual shopping festival for online shoppers. The retailer said it recorded the largest daily sales for Amazon devices on Tuesday, helped by heavy discounts. The

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  • Amazon Prime Day Tips

    Amazon Prime Day Tips0

    Amazon predicts this year’s deals will deliver “record breaking sales.” Last year, Prime members purchased 398 items a second! Here’s how to get the best deals: 1. Use your Wishlist. Use the “Wishlist” feature on the site and see if there are any deals on items you have saved. Anything with a good price drop

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