Tesla has hired Chris Lattner as vice president of autopilot software, bringing him over from Apple where he was in charge of the Developer Tools Department. At Tesla, Lattner will lead the… – The Verge
The Consumer Electronics Show can be broken down in numbers a billion different ways. 177,000 attendees. 2.47 million square feet of exhibitions. One extremely dubious electric car startup.
For T… – The Verge
Aussie Tech Giant Atlassian Acquires Trello. Read what the Founder & CEO to a competitor thinks of the Atlassian Acquisition of Trello. – Hacker News
A new “smart egg” project is teaching conservationists about the secrets of the nest. – Hacker News
Cloudflare is publishing today its seventh transparency report, covering the second half of 2016. For the first time, we are able to present information on a previously undisclosed National Security Letter (NSL) Cloudflare received in the 2013 reporting period. Wikipedia provides the most succinct description of an NSL: An NSL – Hacker News
The last OnePlus 2 (3.5.x) and OnePlus 3 (4.x) updates disabled the ability to set the vibrate mode while the alert slider is in ring position (down).
This new behavior only brings us less options. We now cannot switch from vibration to silent mode using only the alert slider. We need to unlock the… – Hacker News
In 2016, Luxembourg began taking steps toward dominating the asteroid mining industry, and so potentially the flow of cash and commodities beyond Earth. – Hacker News
Dart was the fastest growing programming language at Google in 2016 with millions of lines of code written. It also made it to TIOBE Index … – Hacker News
HTC announced the Vive Tracker — a small puck that lets third-party companies make motion-tracking VR accessories — last week at CES 2017. And we’re already starting to see some of those projects… – The Verge
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan have hired David Plouffe, the manager of Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign, to lead policy and advocacy efforts for their philanthropic… – The Verge
Tonight at 9PM ET, President Barack Obama will give his farewell address, before handing the reins over to President-elect Trump later this month. If you don’t happen to be in Chicago to watch it,… – The Verge
After nearly a decade and a half as the chief executive officer of the hardware company he cofounded, John MacFarlane has announced his resignation as the.. – TechCrunch