Flickr adds Public Domain and CC0 designations, SpaceX first to take the leap

Collen Kriel | April 1st

Flickr, the Yahoo-owned photo-sharing platform, has added Public Domain and Creative Commons 0 (CC0) to its list of available copyright designations. Both options will allow users to share their work freely with the public for reuse in any...»

Facebook new Scrapbook feature lets you easily share kiddy photos

Duncan Riley | April 1st

Facebook Inc. has launched a new feature that allows you to create a scrapbook of tagged photos of your children which is shared with your partner. The new feature is the result of a survey by Facebook of parents using...»

Google unveils convertible ASUS Chromebook Flip and Chromebit, a Chromebook on a stick

Collen Kriel | April 1st

Tuesday was a busy day for Google Inc. as the search giant unveiled a host of new Chrome OS hardware. The company introduced three new Chromebooks: the Haier Chromebook 11, the Hisense Chromebook –...»

The time kids spend playing games matters more than game content, say Oxford researchers

Eric David | March 31st

There is no shortage of people rushing to blame violent games for—well, just about anything. Recently, a group of U.K....»

Sprinklr becomes the latest “unicorn” startup valued at over $1 billion

Eric David | March 31st

Social media is big business, and not just for the social networks behind it like Facebook and Twitter. Sprinklr Inc's "social experience" tools are used by hundreds of clients to manage their social media presence...»

Virtual car repairs is now a thing: FaceTime your mechanic

Mellisa Tolentino | March 31st

This week’s Smart Living roundup features the expansion of a smart home service, how case studies will drive the connected market, and a new connected car repair service. DISH expands Smart Home Services to Amazon customers DISH Network Corp. announced...»

LG G4 launching April 28? New rumor roundup

Mellisa Tolentino | March 31st

Many had hoped to see LG Electronics, Inc.’s flagship smartphone at this year’s Mobile World Congress, but an executive of the company stated that the device would make an appearance no sooner than a...»

Teddy Ruxpin’s new contender: How does the talking Barbie compare to an 80s classic?

Mellisa Tolentino | March 31st

The Internet of Things has delivered us many interesting innovations, from refrigerators that tweet, home appliances you can control with a smartphone, and driverless cars. Now, even toys are getting more connected! Have you heard about Hello Barbie? ...»

Sensai launches new platform that lets companies leverage their unstructured data

Eric David | March 31st

Nearly every established company has a pile of unstructured data that is just waiting to be used, but taking the eclectic mountains of old reports, call transcripts, emails and other files and turning them into something usable often...»

IPO-bound Apigee extends its programmatic reach into the connected universe

Maria Deutscher | March 31st

Apigee Inc. is making a detour to the connected universe on its way to the stock exchange with the launch of a new service called LINK that promises to help hook up emerging categories of devices to...»