Month: March 2019

Which of these giants takes the best photos and video? We tested out the cameras on both phones to find out. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm #iphonexsmax @s10plus
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After years of fierce competition as private companies, Uber and Lyft are going public on U.S. markets. Scooter service providers, the transportation trend du jour, raised hundreds of millions of dollars to scatter scooters on city sidewalks (to the chagrin of residents and regulators alike) throughout 2017 and 2018. On the other side of the Pacific, Grab and Go-Jek are raising gobs
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An interesting decision came out of Poland’s data protection agency this week after the watchdog issued its first fine under Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). On the surface the enforcement doesn’t look so remarkable: A ‘small’ ~€220K fine was handed to a Sweden-headquartered European digital marketing company, Bisnode, which has an office in Poland,
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While the new AirPods may not be a major upgrade, the changes do improve an already excellent and truly wireless headphone. AirPods (2nd generation) from all angles: https://www.cnet.com/pictures/apple-airpods-2/?query=airpods&page=1 Apple’s AirPower charging mat is officially dead: https://www.cnet.com/news/apples-airpower-charging-mat-pad-is-officially-dead-canceled/ AirPods 2 vs. AirPods: Spec comparison: https://youtu.be/20-Jq9LnC5Q David Carnoy on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/davidcarnoy Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists
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What do you get when you cross the world’s richest billionaire with a rocket company? Claire Reilly takes a look at Blue Origin’s plans to get into space (and the powerful influencers they want on board). The ultra-expensive space flights and the exclusive conference for dragonfly robots — here’s what you need to know about
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“Works with AirPower mat”. Apparently not. Looks like Apple doesn’t treat customers with the same “high standard” of care it apparently reserves for its hardware quality. 9 days after launching its $199 wireless charging AirPods headphones touting compatibility with the forthcoming Apple AirPower inductive charger mat, Apple has just scrapped AirPower entirely. It’s an uncharacteristically
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Pink confetti fell from the ceiling Friday as Lyft co-founders Logan Green and John Zimmer celebrated their company’s IPO. The stock offering was a bonafide success, with shares selling for $87.24 apiece Friday morning — 21 percent higher than Lyft’s initial $72 share price — and closing at $78.29 per share. Lyft raised roughly $2.3
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One of the great things about enterprise chat applications beyond giving employees a common channel to communicate, is the ability to integrate with other enterprise applications. Today, Workplace, Facebook’s enterprise collaboration and communication application, and ServiceNow announced a new chatbot to make it easier for employees to navigate a company’s help desks inside Workplace Chat.
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Political parties, campaigns, and brands can’t get an accurate and cost-effective understanding of opinion in small geographic areas, like the constituencies of lawmakers. This is a big problem in political campaigning. And all political campaigning now has a huge online element, as we know. We also know political turbulence is one of the defining themes
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Alibaba has made an acquisition as it continues to square up to the opportunity in enterprise services in China and beyond, akin to what its US counterpart Amazon has done with AWS. TechCrunch has confirmed that the e-commerce and cloud services giant has acquired Teambition, a Microsoft- and Tencent-backed platform for coworkers to plan and collaborate
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Samsung’s top Galaxy S10 Plus phone is a battery and screen beast, but it’s feeling the heat from Huawei. The world’s second-largest phone brand wants to take Samsung’s crown and thinks the P30 Pro’s four rear cameras will do the job. Here’s how the phones stack up. Huawei P30 Pro vs. Galaxy S10 Plus: For
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Grab, the $16 billion-valued ride-hailing firm that acquired Uber’s Southeast Asia business last year, is in talks with Alibaba’s Ant Financial and PayPal as it considers spinning out of its financial services unit to double down on its non-transportation business, TechCrunch has learned. The seven-year-old company’s coming-of-age moment was a deal to buy Uber’s regional
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ASMR videos were everywhere. Here’s a look at how one artist turns chalk into tingles. Tingle all the way: ASMR videos chill you out one soap curl at a time: https://www.cnet.com/news/tingle-all-the-way-asmr-videos-chill-you-out-one-soap-curl-at-a-time/ Darkest Night will haunt your podcast feed: https://youtu.be/1RaMdxnmxMw Recording analog in a digital world | So Retro: https://youtu.be/XAf4YIN1u2I Follow Sharky Savage on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/powderycrunches
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Lyft raised more than $2 billion Thursday afternoon after pricing its shares at $72 apiece, the top of the expected range of $70 to $72 per share, CNBC reports. This gives Lyft a fully-diluted market value of $24 billion. The company will debut on the Nasdaq stock exchange Friday morning, trading under the ticker symbol
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Rob Blackie Contributor Rob Blackie is a Digital Strategist based in London, England, who has contributed to The Guardian and The Independent newspapers. Mike Butcher Contributor More posts by this contributor Brandwatch turns its war chest on acquiring market research startup Qriously Meet the European startups that pitched at EF’s 11th Demo Day in London
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