Billboard Touts New York As Refuge From Silicon Valley Tech Culture

New York City, home of Wall Street, the mafia’s Five Families, Donald Trump, Martin Shkreli and Harvey Weinstein, is also home to a burgeoning technology industry. Thanks to a recent string of notable tech startups, an influx of venture investment, and some heavy cheerleading from former Mayor Michael Bloomberg, the Big Apple is now second only to Silicon Valley in terms of venture capital raised … Continue reading Billboard Touts New York As Refuge From Silicon Valley Tech Culture

Tim Cook touts the future of AR, says the technology isn’t there yet for AR glasses

During his current trip in Europe, Apple’s Tim Cook sat down with The Independent for a wide-ranging interview. The primary focus of the talk was on ARKit and how Apple has implemented it in iOS and where else it augmented reality could be useful… Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover Cook explained that one of the biggest benefits of the iOS ecosystem is how Apple … Continue reading Tim Cook touts the future of AR, says the technology isn’t there yet for AR glasses

Snap’s Evan Spiegel touts first year Spectacles sales, using the iPod as a comparison

Speaking at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit this afternoon, Snap CEO Evan Spiegel touted how many units of the Snapchat Spectacles the company has sold. Spiegel said the company has sold around 150,000 of the camera glasses during the first year of availability – a number he’s proud of based on first year iPod sales (via CNBC). Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover Spiegel, … Continue reading Snap’s Evan Spiegel touts first year Spectacles sales, using the iPod as a comparison

Samsung Touts Brand Vision, ‘Team Of Rivals’ Approach 06/23/2017

CANNES, FRANCE — It is easier to herd cats than to get agencies to work together. Yet two years ago, Pio Schunker joined Samsung with a vision to reshape the brand by creating a “team of rivals” with Leo Burnett, Turner Duckworth. R/GA, Ogilvy, and Cheil Worldwide. “Sometimes, you have a take bold action when bold action is the last thing you want to do,” … Continue reading Samsung Touts Brand Vision, ‘Team Of Rivals’ Approach 06/23/2017

Microsoft Touts Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’ Ransomware Protections — Redmondmag.com

News Microsoft Touts Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’ Ransomware Protections Microsoft has published details about how the Windows 10 “creators update” (version 1703, released in April) provides protection against ransomware, including last month’s infamous “WannaCrypt” (or “WannaCry”) ransomware outbreak. Windows 10 machines weren’t subject to the WannaCry ransomware outbreak, according to Microsoft’s 13-page retrospective article, announced here. WannaCry took advantage of an exploit in Microsoft’s long-outdated … Continue reading Microsoft Touts Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’ Ransomware Protections — Redmondmag.com