Basis Technologies Names Ad Tech Investment Leader Jeff

Basis Technologies Names Ad Tech Investment Leader Jeff

CHICAGO, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)-Basis Technologies (https://basis.net), a leading provider of cloud-based workflow automation and business intelligence software for marketing and advertising, today announced the addition of Jeff Coon as chief strategy officer. Jeff Coon will lead the evaluation and nurturing of investments that can support Basis Technologies’ long-term growth. He brings more than … Read more

Apple Reverses Remote Work Policy, Exec Goes To Alphabet

Apple Reverses Remote Work Policy, Exec Goes To Alphabet

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Well, this is awkward. One of Apple’s highest-profile return-to-office detractors reportedly landed a new gig at Alphabet’s DeepMind, marking the latest drama over Big Tech’s remote work scuffles. That move, ironically, comes right around the same time Apple decided to walk back its most recent return-to-office push In an internal … Read more

China signals easing of tech crackdown but don’t expect policy U-turn

China signals easing of tech crackdown but don’t expect policy U-turn

China has shown signs of easing its crackdown on the technology sector which has wiped billions of dollars of value from its most prominent companies. But analysts said Beijing’s recent positive rhetoric should not be mistaken for a reversal of policy. “I think the big tech companies will have a grace period for maybe the … Read more

Noobs Should Embrace This New PlayStation ‘Gamer Dictionary’

Noobs Should Embrace This New PlayStation ‘Gamer Dictionary’

Photo: Roman Kosolapov (Shutterstock) I strongly believe console and PC gaming is for everyone, but let’s be honest: the jargony way people talk about video games can make it difficult to get into the hobby. Unless you’re enmeshed in the video game world, a sentence like “the latest patch nerfed HP scaling on end-game mobs … Read more

Global Firm Expands Tech Incubator As Part Of Growing Range Of Outside-The-Box Services

Global Firm Expands Tech Incubator As Part Of Growing Range Of Outside-The-Box Services

Law firms aren’t just law firms these days. And I don’t mean those firms that are crypto-lobbyists destroying the world for fun and profit… I mean law firms also doing useful stuff. Hanging out in the exhibit hall at last week’s Corporate Legal Operations Consortium Global Institute, where the rapidly expanding field of Legal Ops … Read more

New Xbox Patent Sounds Cool For People Buying Games On Disc

New Xbox Patent Sounds Cool For People Buying Games On Disc

Photo: Luke Plunkett Microsoft have applied for a patent that, while not a perfect solution for every gripe you may have with modern consoles and digital ownershipmay nevertheless be a great step forward for anyone who has a catalog of games they own on disc but have bought (or are thinking of buying) a digital-only … Read more

Tech Giant Recruiting High School Students to Computer Science Field – NBC 6 South Florida

Tech Giant Recruiting High School Students to Computer Science Field – NBC 6 South Florida

500,000 is a big number. It’s the number of jobs currently available nationwide in the computer science field. So it’s not surprising that tech giant Microsoft would be partnering with local school districts to recruit kids into the industry. They’re doing it by bringing computer science professionals into the classroom to inspire students. “There is … Read more

Kingdom Heart Cloud Versions Get ‘Busy Servers’ Warning

Kingdom Heart Cloud Versions Get ‘Busy Servers’ Warning

Once, long ago, buying and playing a video game was pretty easy. You bought the disc or cart, stuck it in the console, and hit play. Not so much anymore. Case in point: The not-so-great cloud-streaming-only versions of Kingdom Hearts released on Switch earlier this year recently got an update, and now feature a warning … Read more

US, China Vie for Africa Mobile Phone Sector

US, China Vie for Africa Mobile Phone Sector

Cape Town, South Africa – Africa, in recent years, has become the new frontier where China and the United States, the world’s two largest economic superpowers, are competing for influence in a key industry: telecommunications. This week, Ethiopia celebrated the launch of a 5G network powered by China’s telecom giant Huawei in Addis Ababa. Just … Read more

iPod is Dead, but Kann Max is a $ 1,300 MP3 Player Replacement

iPod is Dead, but Kann Max is a $ 1,300 MP3 Player Replacement

The device that helped turn Apple into a $ 3 trillion company (a milestone it passed earlier this year) is officially dead, as the last iteration of the iPod, the iPod Touch, was laid to rest earlier this week. But for those with more discerning ears who refuse to enjoy their music through a smartphone, … Read more