Daily Articles: January 26, 2017

Wine 2.0 is out, ready to disappoint you once again

There comes a time in every alternative OS user’s life when they decide they’d actually like to use a program that typically runs on Microsoft Windows. Typically, on Linux, it’s around day one. It… – The Verge

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, The Verge

More than 3M businesses now pay for Google’s G Suite

During today’s earnings call, Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced a new milestone for the adoption of Google’s G Suite productivity tools. “G Suite achieved a.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

The League brings its picky dating app to Android

The League, the dating app known for its exclusivity, has now officially launched on Android. The company has been accused of elitism, though founder and.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Google’s Sundar Pichai says it’s ‘very early days’ in battle against Amazon Echo

Between the Pixel and Google Home, 2016 was a big year for Google voice search, but the company’s plays in the space still seemed to pale in.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Trying out Snapchat’s new universal search capabilities

Snapchat released its redesigned app with universal search capabilities on iOS earlier this week, so I decided to give it a try — you can watch me fumble.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Mark Zuckerberg Puts Hugo Barra In Charge Of Facebook VR and Oculus

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that Hugo Barra will be the new head of Facebook’s virtual reality efforts, which includes leading its Oculus team. – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

How should you React to Redux

All you need to know about using React with Redux —- Meetup for those who love JS – DevDuck (www.devduck.pl) —– Looking for a company to build you an … – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

Stop Imitating The Habits Of Successful People: It’s Killing You – Art Of Practicality

Have you seen them? Articles and books that promise you the secrets to success? Save yourself some time and stop reading them. I’ll tell… – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

dmulholland/syntex

syntex – A lightweight, markdownish markup language. – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

LSD study reveals why acid trips last so long

Research is first to demonstrate precisely how the compound lysergic acid diethylamide attaches to serotonin receptors in the brain – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

How to Make America’s Robots Great Again

Why a huge government investment in robots may be a great way to help American workers. – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

The Wirecutter’s best deals: The 15-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar drops to $2,100

Other picks include an Oculus Rift with a $100 gift card and a Garmin Oregon 600 handheld GPS. – Engadget

January 26th, 2017 Engadget, Tech News

Alphabet’s moonshots are making more money, still aren’t profitable

Hardware sales are also “promising,” according to Google CEO Sundar Pichai. – Engadget

January 26th, 2017 Engadget, Tech News

Galaxy S8 gets pictured: No home button, huge 5.8- and 6.2-inch displays

Bigger screens, bigger price tags, software buttons, and probably the same size body. – Ars Technica

January 26th, 2017 Ars Technica, Tech News

Alphabet lost a billion on its moon shots this quarter

It was another solid quarter for the search giant. Analysts were expecting revenue to jump around 18 percent to more than $25 billion. Alphabet bested that with revenue of just over $26 billion, up… – The Verge

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, The Verge

FBI director James Comey will be interviewed at SXSW

FBI Director James Comey will be interviewed at the SXSW conference in Austin this year on March 13th. This would be the public’s first opportunity to really hear from Comey post-inauguration. The… – The Verge

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, The Verge

Microsoft’s cloud strategy leads to another winning quarter on Wall Street

Microsoft just released its fiscal second quarter earnings report, posting revenue of $24.1 billion and net income of $5.2 billion, beating Wall Street estimates in both cases. The company’s huge… – The Verge

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, The Verge

The original hoverboard maker is back with another weird self-balancing scooter

The hoverboard craze might be dead, but that’s not stopping the man who started the trend in the first place from trying again. Shane Chen, the man who runs Inventist — the company behind the S… – The Verge

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, The Verge

Report: First real Samsung Galaxy S8 photo and release date leaked

Ever-reliable leaker Evan Blass of Venture Beat has just given us our best look at Samsung’s Galaxy S8 yet. The report confirms several of the details we’ve already learned about the device, as well as providing an announcement and release date. Blass confirms that the devices are foregoing the front fingerprint scanner for one place on … – The Next Web

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Alphabet’s bets beyond search are starting to pay off

Google reported mixed earnings for its fourth quarter today — but we’re starting to see some flashes of improvement in its “other bets” category, which is.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Venrock has raised $450 million for its eighth fund — just like its seventh fund

Venrock, the 47-year-old venture firm that started as the venture arm of the Rockefeller family, has closed its eighth fund with $450 million, which longtime.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Crocodile and lizard bots peep at their scaly peers for BBC show

If you want to walk among the crocodiles, first you must become a crocodile, as the saying goes. But short of a Ace Ventura-style setup, a robot is probably.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Microsoft Q2 earnings edge higher on Office and cloud services growth

Microsoft reported financials for its fiscal second quarter today, posting earnings of $0.83 per share on $26.1 billion in revenue. That compares with Wall.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Things get a little too real in the latest Nintendo Switch ad

The Nintendo Switch is getting closer to its launch date, and now it’s also getting real about how we might use these things. Previous promotional materials.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

H2O’s Deep Water puts deep learning in the hands of enterprise users

To complement existing offerings like Sparkling Water and Steam, H2O.ai is releasing Deep Water, a new tool to help businesses make deep learning a part of.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

With New Zealand citizenship, Peter Thiel can watch the world burn in peace

In these uncertain times, everyone who’s anyone has a secondary nation to flit off to. Like a nonprofit foundation or a glittering Tesla, a second.. – TechCrunch

January 26th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

How to Gain More profile Views on LinkedIn – ProTop

It can hardly remain a secret for anyone that LinkedIn has become the most influential network in the world of professionalism and expertise. No phenomenon takes place here. We can even say that its invention was inevitable rather than surprising. The need in the network that connects worldwide specialists sounds like naturally implicit in the … – Hacker News

January 26th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News