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January 2017

Breakdown of H-1B reform Bill & How will it affect India ?

Trump administration has drafted an executive order aimed at examining the current work-visa programmes, including the H-1B visa. The amendments…

Why Did Apple Pull Online Activation Lock Tool?

Apple has removed it’s online Check Activation Lock Status page. The page allowed people to check the status of an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch b…

Amazon's Alexa Will Place That Starbucks Order For You.

CNET reports Starbucks now lets you order via voice command or text through its iOS app or Amazon's Alexa. Starting today, a few lucky Sta…

Sundar Pichai & Brin join protestors against Immigration Ban

On Monday afternoon, around 2,000 Google employees left their desks and took to the streets to protest against President Donald Trump's…

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has pledged to fight Trump's immigration ban in Court

Amazon is supporting the Washington state attorney general, who is making his state the first to sue Trump. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is adding …

Amazon will soon let Customers Pay using Paypal

At long last, it looks like Amazon just might be coming around to letting its customers pay with PayPal. According to CNET , PayPal has confirm…

Donald Trump is not racist.

Image Credits: Sun Sentinal I don't like Donald Trump, I despise him. I think he shouldn't be president, I think it's a failure…

Tech Executives Over-reacting to Immigration Ban.

One Google Employee; reportedly a high ranking executive who leads parts of the company’s global advertising-measurement business shared her ra…

Microsoft's Market Value Tops $500 Billion

On Friday Microsoft Corp reached a 17 year milestone as their market capitalization topped $500 billion. The tech giant's stock has consiste…

Nokia is rumoured to launch a tablet at MCW

Nokia has undergone something of a reawakening lately. The company’s first Android smartphone made with its new partner HMD Global, the Nokia 6,…

Why isn't Ubuntu a rolling release distro?

Rolling release has been suggested before, Shuttleworth dismissed the idea and I think he was right to.  The problem with rolling releases i…

Jovian Storm

Looking at Jupiter always gives me the chills. In pictures it looks beautiful and calm but it's so big and deadly. Truly one of our more awe-in…

Ubuntu for Work

I like the openness of Ubuntu, since making the switch over 4 years ago It's motivated and enabled me to learn more about programming... …

How to be a Professor

Being a professor is almost entirely unrelated to being a teacher. My favorite is when instead of closing the window or pausing the video, th…

Resin.IO puts Linux and containers to work for IoT

Resin.IO is working to make the use of containers and microservices useful tools to developers of Linux-based Internet of Things (IoT) applicat…

Tech Companies Offering Legal help to Employees

People keep saying the big tech companies are getting cheap labor from h1b visas. It's just not true. There's too much mobility in the t…

Amazon Releases Another Credit Card

Image Credits: Mashable  Amazon is quickly becoming a capitalist giant. The company just rolled out another benefit for its Prime members, call…

Is The Age Of Apple Over?

According to billionaire venture capitalist and Facebook board member Peter Thiel, it is.  In a recent interview with The New York Times, …

No After Work Emails In France?

"If we have to make a distinction between professional and private lives which is still not a very clear boundary in today's society...…

Meet Min. A smart Open Source Web Browser.

Min Browser running on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Searching for a new web browser?  Download Min Min is a browser with a minimal design that makes …

Is Apple's Theater Mode Courageous Or Obnoxious?

It seems like now that Apple has made as many improvements as it can the iPhone itself, the company has decided to make the phones "worse i…

A Metaphor of my Life

This is a story where the bad guy wins. It's not your typical story. Not one with a satisfying ending. I understand if you want to stop read…

Are Humans Naturally Evil and Destructive ?

I never had these thoughts before as I always considered myself to be a humanist and that human life (or at least humans who are not mass murde…

The Era of AI in Auto mobiles Industry

Alexa, where's my car ? Image Credits: CNET It looks like virtual assistants are becoming the equivalent of the operating system in the 80s…

First look at Nokia 6 Official Specs

Nokia 6 is the first Nokia-branded Android smart phone. It was released on Sunday early morning Finnish time and will be available in the first …

Technology is making us Dumb

Sometimes I feel as though technology is ruining basic human interaction. Yes people joke and say "I hate people" or "I'm anti…

AMD’s new Zen CPU architecture will last until 2020 and beyond

While Intel has made some noise at CES 2017 with a host of PCs using its seventh-generation Core processors, AMD hasn’t been sitting still. With…

Two Google Homes Argue With Each Other on Twitch

That is hilarious, and a foreshadowing of future conversations between AIs once they IoT expands to cover everything we own. Omg, they arg…

Amazon has over 45,000 robots across its Warehouses

Amazon significantly expanded its army of warehouse robots over the course of 2016, according to a report by The Seattle Times . The newspaper -…

Google considering to buy SoundCloud for $500 Million

Music Business Worldwide  reports that Google may be "very interested" in acquiring SoundCloud, citing "high level rumors" o…

AMD CEO ''Lisa Su'' advice at Work

I'm glad she is CEO of AMD so far she is doing some great things with company slowly turn it onto success. It is pretty amazing what thi…

Mark Zuckerberg's National Tour Challenge

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Tuesday that he wants to visit and meet "as many people as he can across the country&q…

HP's revamped 15-inch Spectre x360 packs a 4K display

Image Credits: Engadget HP has unveiled a 15.6-inch edition of the new Spectre x360, and it's a lot more than just an upsized version of a …

CES 2017 Edition: Lenovo Smart Assistant Speaker

Image Credits: The Tech Portal Lenovo, the world’s largest PC maker, is getting into "smart" speakers. The company just unveiled the …

Bitcoin Turns 8 years Old

The software has been running and the blockchain has been growing since January 3, 2009 at 2:15PM EST , when the genesis block was created. Al…