Home / Tag Archives: japan

Tag Archives: japan

Facebook Developing ‘Your Time On Facebook’ Feature – Ubergizmo

Ubergizmo Facebook Developing 'Your Time On Facebook' Feature Ubergizmo Many tech companies are building features into their services now so that their users can get more insights into the time that they're spending. Google is building such features into Android and it was recently discovered that Instagram is developing ... and more »

Read More »

As Intel looks for its next CEO, its traditional chips business is troubled by delays and the firm is chasing competitors in GPUs ideal for AI…

Tom Warren / The Verge : As Intel looks for its next CEO, its traditional chips business is troubled by delays and the firm is chasing competitors in GPUs ideal for AI computing   —  Brian Krzanich's surprise departure sets Intel on a race to find a new CEO  —  Intel is facing a turning point in its nearly 50-year history.

Read More »

Filing: Xiaomi awarded its CEO Lei Jun $1.5B in stock before IPO; source: award unanimously approved by shareholders and is not tied to future…

Julie Steinberg / Wall Street Journal : Filing: Xiaomi awarded its CEO Lei Jun $1.5B in stock before IPO; source: award unanimously approved by shareholders and is not tied to future performance   —  Lei Jun gets about $1.5 billion ahead of company's listing in Hong Kong  —  Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. …

Read More »

SCOTUS decision on warrants for cell tower location data won’t have expected effect because 4th Amendment protections have already been eroded by…

Aziz Huq / Vox : SCOTUS decision on warrants for cell tower location data won't have expected effect because 4th Amendment protections have already been eroded by other rulings   —  Carpenter forces police to get a warrant before getting some cellphone data.  But other Fourth Amendment cases will undermine its impact.

Read More »

Cape Analytics, which helps insurers value properties by extracting structured data like home size, roof condition from geospatial imagery, raises…

Paul Sawers / VentureBeat : Cape Analytics, which helps insurers value properties by extracting structured data like home size, roof condition from geospatial imagery, raises $17M Series B   —  Cape Analytics, a company that meshes computer vision with geospatial imagery to bring property intelligence to U.S. insurance companies …

Read More »

Facebook confirms that 3% of apps using Facebook Analytics had their weekly summary reports sent to their app’s testers, who may have been outsiders…

Josh Constine / TechCrunch : Facebook confirms that 3% of apps using Facebook Analytics had their weekly summary reports sent to their app's testers, who may have been outsiders   —  Set the “days without a Facebook's privacy problem” counter to zero.  This week, an alarmed developer contacted TechCrunch …

Read More »

Source: on-demand services provider Meituan Dianping files for an IPO in Hong Kong, reports ~$2.9B in losses on ~$5.2B revenue in 2017 (Lulu Yilun…

Lulu Yilun Chen / Bloomberg : Source: on-demand services provider Meituan Dianping files for an IPO in Hong Kong, reports ~$2.9B in losses on ~$5.2B revenue in 2017   —  Internet giant Meituan Dianping has filed for an initial public offering in Hong Kong, becoming the latest Chinese technology juggernaut to throw …

Read More »