California governor signs law that could require gig companies to classify independent workers as employees

This means that, among other things, drivers who fit the appropriate criteria could be entitled to certain benefits like minimum wage protection, h


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

Microsoft partners with Nextlink to bring broadband access to over 9 million Americans

The FCC isn't the only organization that wants to connect rural Americans with high-speed internet. According to an announcement published by Micro


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

IBM is launching a 53-qubit quantum computer next month

IBM on Wednesday said it will soon make a 53-qubit quantum computer available for broad use. When it goes online next month, it’ll be the sin


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

Apple Watch Series 5 review round-up: Always-on, but not much else

When we covered the unveiling of the Series 5, the always-on display was what we thought was its most exciting feature. Most reviewers concur with


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

Amazon brings cash payment option to the US

Amazon shoppers in the US can now place an order and pay for their purchase with cash, giving buyers even more options at checkout.


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

HP's Elite Dragonfly is a lightweight 13-inch business laptop with style

HP on Wednesday introduced the HP Elite Dragonfly, a 13-inch business-class convertible that doesn’t quite fit the standard enterprise mold.


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

Facebook's $149 Portal TV brings video calling to the living room

Facebook on Wednesday added three new members to its Portal video chat family including the Portal TV, a unique device that brings video chat to th


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

Apple pours $250 million into Corning for future iPhone glass research

Back in 2017, Apple revealed it would commit $1 billion towards the development of advanced manufacturing facilities in the US, with the ultimate g


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

New studies find smart TVs are still sending sensitive data to third parties

As reported by the Financial Times, researchers from Northeastern University and Imperial College London found several smart TVs, including those f


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

Uber rolls out its RideCheck safety feature across the US

Back in September, Uber announced several new safety-focused features, one of which was RideCheck. It uses a smartphone’s GPS, accelerometer,


Wed Sep 18 23:23:45 EDT 2019  source: TECHSPOT

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