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Shopify wants to spur a QR code comeback

Shopify is adding a new feature to its toolset for merchants that it says will help bridge online and offline shopping. The $6 billion Canadian commerce company announced this week the launch of Shopcodes, which are technically QR codes that consumers can scan to make a purchase or find out more about a product in a Shopify store. QR codes… Read more →

Watch this origami drone tackle a crucial problem with drone delivery

One of the delights of living in an age of rapid prototyping and exploding hardware development is the sheer novelty of the designs we’re seeing. This folding drone caught my eye for its elegance. It may also provide a practical solution to a vexing problem at the intersection of ecommerce, transportation, and state and municipal regulation: How can delivery by… Read more →

Brazilian government tries to prove e-voting is safe

Brazil’s Superior Electoral Tribunal (TSE) and the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC) have signed a cooperation agreement to apply best practices to the technology supporting voting processes in the country. According to the TSE, the involvement of the Brazilian Computer Society aims at “establishing means of integration, research and improvement of computing” at the electoral tribunal. Despite the lack of details… Read more →

​Oracle joins the Kubernetes movement

Cloud TV How business leaders are embracing cloud services The cloud is disrupting traditional operating models for IT departments and entire organizations. Read More Is open-source software really free? At The Linux Foundation’s Open Source Summit in Los Angeles, Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Foundation and Oracle, announced that it was joining the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) as… Read more →

Atlassian rolls out several cloud-focused product updates

Getty Images/iStockphoto Atlassian on Wednesday is rolling out a number of product enhancements to improve collaboration and visibility across different corporate teams, with many of the updates geared towards customers operating on the cloud. Cloud TV How business leaders are embracing cloud services The cloud is disrupting traditional operating models for IT departments and entire organizations. Read More Already, more… Read more →

Comcast Business launches software defined wide area networking service

Comcast Business has launched its ActiveCore software defined networking platform in a bid to land more customers and target larger companies. The ActiveCore SDN platform is delivered off of Comcast’s cable network and gig-ready. The first service based on ActiveCore will be a software defined wide area networking service. For enterprises, Comcast Business can be a solid counterweight to telecom… Read more →

Before the next hurricane: Storm trackers and other survival tools for mobile and desktop users

Video: Apps to help with disaster preparation Note: This was originally published in September 2010. As Hurricane Irma strengthened into a Category 5 storm, we updated the article to reflect current content. I live in South Florida. And while I have no desire to live anywhere else, tropical storms, hurricanes and otherwise lousy weather are a seasonal fact of life… Read more →

Apple Watch 3 only offers about an hour of talk time over LTE

Apple Watch 3 Interested in the upcoming Apple Watch 3 but worried about how much battery life you will get? You’re not alone! It’s a question that a lot of people have been asking following its unveiling yesterday. Must read: Buying a new iPhone just got more expensive Fortunately, Apple has posted a document laying out the battery life of… Read more →

Best splash proof and waterproof Bluetooth speakers

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Best splash proof and waterproof Bluetooth speakers

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