Tech News Today 665: RIP 3D

Hosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell T-Mobile’s plans to conquer, cheap iPhone finally coming? 3D dead in all dimensions, and more. source

Uber lets you rate mid-ride before you forget feedback

“Last year was pretty hard, I’m not gonna lie” says Peter Deng, Uber’s head of rider experience. But as part of new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi’s push to rebrand Uber around safety,…

Reliance Jio’s new postpaid plan and more tech news this week

Xiaomi Redmi S2 launched in China; a new, disruptive postpaid plan from Reliance Jio; new launches at the Google I/O; and more tech news this week in … source

Xage introduces fingerprinting to protect industrial IoT devices

As old-school industries like oil and gas increasingly network entities like oil platforms, they become more vulnerable to hacking attacks that were impossible when they were stand-alone. That requires a…

Tech News Today 501: Shake That Bluetooth

Lenovo ditches the ThinkPad keyboard, AMD launches Trinity, Nvidia might eliminate the need for game consoles, and more. Hosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, … source

TiVo adds Alexa voice control to its DVRs

TiVo’s DVRs are getting Alexa support. The company is announcing its lineup of DVRs, including Series 4 (Premiere), 5 (Roamio), and 6 (Bolt) boxes like TiVo BOLT VOX introduced last…

Uber lets you rate mid-ride before you forget feedback

“Last year was pretty hard, I’m not gonna lie” says Peter Deng, Uber’s head of rider experience. But as part of new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi’s push to rebrand Uber around safety,…

NES Classic loaded with classic manga games raises hopes for other special editions

Japanese gamers and manga aficionados and every combination thereof will get a treat this summer with the release of a NES Classic Edition loaded with games from the pages of…

Tech News Today 676: Dell, You Need a Dude

Why Apple’s record revenue is bad news, Google’s secret wireless project, Twitter’s Instagram for video, and more. source

GraphPath plans to combine Knowledge Graphs with the blockchain

Last year I covered the launch of GraphPath, a new startup that had developed a platform that aimed to “insert AI into global corporates” by making it easy to create…

A free web tool can predict your hair, skin, and eye color from DNA data

A new tool by researchers at the School of Science at IUPUI and Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam in the Netherlands can predict your hair, skin, and eye color…

Tech News Today 1501: Sexy Hot Cloud Storage

Hosts: Megan Morrone, Jason Howell, and Becky Worley Guest: Alex Kantrowitz Tonight we’re joined by Becky Worley from Good Morning America. First we talk … source