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Axiomtek Announces Collaboration with Alert Innovation for…

Axiomtek has been selected by Alert Innovation as a hardware solution partner for the invention of the Alphabot®, the industry-first robotic system commissioned by Walmart for use as their... (PRWeb December 10, 2018) Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/axiomtek_announces_collaboration_with_alert_innovation_for_industry_first_alphabot_system_designed_for_walmarts_automated_online_grocery_storage_and_fulfillment/prweb15970454.htm

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By putting Edge on Chromium and planning to invest in the engine, Microsoft is showing it is committed to the web as a platform for the future of apps…

Owen Williams / Motherboard : By putting Edge on Chromium and planning to invest in the engine, Microsoft is showing it is committed to the web as a platform for the future of apps   —  The move will allow deeper integration of Chromium and Chrome on Windows, which will lead to major improvements in performance and battery life.

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Researchers: 415,000+ routers from around the world, including a majority from MikroTik, have been infected with malware to mine CoinHive, Omine, and…

Mix / The Next Web : Researchers: 415,000+ routers from around the world, including a majority from MikroTik, have been infected with malware to mine CoinHive, Omine, and CoinImp   —  Researchers have discovered over 415,000 routers across the globe have been infected with malware designed to steal their computing power and secretly mine cryptocurrency.

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Sources: FBI is now investigating fake net neutrality comments on the FCC website and has delivered subpoenas to at least two organizations (BuzzFeed…

BuzzFeed News : Sources: FBI is now investigating fake net neutrality comments on the FCC website and has delivered subpoenas to at least two organizations   —  People's names and addresses were listed on the FCC's website beside net neutrality comments they didn't make.  Now the FBI is interested.

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An analysis of 195 startups with valuations over $1B, using 65 factors like founder background, industry sector, competition, and funding (Ali…

Ali Tamaseb : An analysis of 195 startups with valuations over $1B, using 65 factors like founder background, industry sector, competition, and funding   —  I Spent 300 Hours Gathering Data On Billion-Dollar Startups and Here's 100 Charts You Shouldn't Miss  —  About 15 months ago, I embarked on a journey …

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Tumblr’s initial embrace of pornography helped it grow users, but it has since been phased out following Yahoo acquisition (Lux Alptraum/The Verge)

Lux Alptraum / The Verge : Tumblr's initial embrace of pornography helped it grow users, but it has since been phased out following Yahoo acquisition   —  When censoring sex becomes preferable to acknowledging its existence  —  About a decade ago, I met up with Tumblr founder David Karp at a SoHo coffee shop.

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Epic’s PC and Mac games store, announced earlier this week, is live with Epic’s own Fortnite and Unreal Tournament, Supergiant Games’ Hades, with more…

Jon Russell / TechCrunch : Epic's PC and Mac games store, announced earlier this week, is live with Epic's own Fortnite and Unreal Tournament, Supergiant Games' Hades, with more to come   —  It's a busy week for Epic Games .  Fresh from pushing out a major season 7 update for Fortnite, so the gaming giant has taken the wraps off its own games store.

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Amazon says Alexa can now better recognize context, such as playing the right song after an inaccurate request or launching a skill without hearing…

Dami Lee / The Verge : Amazon says Alexa can now better recognize context, such as playing the right song after an inaccurate request or launching a skill without hearing its name   —  Alexa will understand you meant to say, ‘Play Nice for What’ instead of ‘Good for What’  —  In a developer blog post published today …

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Sources: Uber has confidentially filed for an IPO; filing indicates it could go public as soon as the first quarter of 2019 (Wall Street Journal)

Wall Street Journal : Sources: Uber has confidentially filed for an IPO; filing indicates it could go public as soon as the first quarter of 2019   —  The filing indicates a public listing could come in early 2019, pitting the ride-hailing service against rival Lyft  —  Uber Technologies Inc. filed paperwork confidentially …

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UK-based Boku, a carrier billing services provider, says it has acquired Danal, a US-based mobile identity and authentication service, and will pay up…

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch : UK-based Boku, a carrier billing services provider, says it has acquired Danal, a US-based mobile identity and authentication service, and will pay up to $68M   —  After going public in the U.K. last year, Boku has made an acquisition to expand its carrier billing services …

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Google has found three malicious ad network SDKs as part of Cheetah Mobile and Kika Tech ad fraud probe; sources: SDKs are from AltaMob, BatMobi, and…

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch : Google has found three malicious ad network SDKs as part of Cheetah Mobile and Kika Tech ad fraud probe; sources: SDKs are from AltaMob, BatMobi, and YeahMobi   —  A few days ago, Google removed popular Cheetah Mobile and Kika Tech apps from its Play Store following a BuzzFeed investigation …

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Italy’s competition authority fines Facebook a total of $11.4M for using people’s data for commercial purposes in ways that break the country’s laws…

Katie Collins / CNET : Italy's competition authority fines Facebook a total of $11.4M for using people's data for commercial purposes in ways that break the country's laws   —  Italy's Competition Authority on Friday slapped Facebook with two fines that total 10 million euros ($11.4M) for using people's data …

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