T-Mobile, AT&T Team Up To Stop Robocalls From Reaching You

T-Mobile and AT&T have formed an unlikely alliance to stop robocalls from reaching customers, the self-proclaimed ‘un-carrier’ has now announced. The tie-up introduces caller authentication measures based on the FCC’s Secure Telephone Identity Revisited (STIR) and Signature-based Handling of Asserted Information Using toKENs (SHAKEN) solution. The agency proposed the solution as a way to stop wireless customers within the US from receiving unwanted and often criminally-malicious robocalls. In a nutshell, the solution marks and verifies phone calls made across the networks, checking the origin of the call against registries. The authenticating method also pulls in device identification metrics to ensure …

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Google Maps adds best route to walking and biking directions with Lime

Since December, Google Maps started displaying the scooter and bike when looking for public transit directions. The feature has then been extended in March to 80 cities, making it easier for tourists and locals alike to see what option is faster to get to their destination. Google and Lime have partnered to integrate the company’s rides more deeply with Maps for the public, as the latter is now shown in the walking and cycling tabs, in addition to the transit one. The integration is more visible when checking bike and walk directions, as Lime now appears as a dedicated tab …

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9th Gen Amazon Fire 7 Tablets Launch With Improved Specs

Amazon has now announced a big news of a ninth-generation refresh for its widely popular Fire 7 lineup, including a new version of both the “Kids Edition” and standard tablets. The devices are effectively identical with a few variations in their intended use and most of the changes happening under the hood in the Amazon 7th generation smartphone. They’re also available in brand new colors, bringing a new sense of style and personalization to the new 7 series. For the grown-up, standard edition Amazon Fire 7, the primary distinguishing design feature here is going to be in its  many color, …

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Amazon Go Store In The New York Market

The newest Amazon Go store will be doing something old: accepting cash in the market.Amazon is opening its 12th high technology store accepting the cash on Tuesday in New York. The location will be the first of the chain to allow customers to pay with cash or card.The move comes amid growing against the cashless store, which critics say exclude people who don’t have bank accounts. Amazon Go announced the new store launching date on April it will begin accepting cash, but didn’t say where.At other locations, shoppers enter by scanning the Amazon Go app to buy the products. That’s …

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Uber Finally File To Go Public

Finally, after years of IPO chatter and expanding into food delivery, bikes, and self-driving cars in the market, Uber has filed to go public. Uber was created in San Francisco back in the year 2009 as a vehicle-for-hire app and became the quintessential “gig economy” company with an independently contracted workforce providing rides in the market and help the public to hire them cars. After Thursday’s filing, the company is expected to start publicly trading in May 2019. Uber’s smaller competitor Lyft went public as the first ride-hailing app with a $24 billion valuation last month of the year of …

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Apple Users Now Listen The Podcasts Directly On The Web

Apple is giving its podcast web pages a much needed update in the iOS. The Cupertino-based company is rolling out the newly designed pages for all shows available via Apple Podcasts in the Apple iPhone and iPad. One of the most notable changes? Users will finally be able to listen to podcast episodes directly on there Apple product, right on the Apple Podcast web pages for each show. Playback controls on Apple Podcast pages are extremely limited this the bad news— the only option is to press a play button next to each episode; there are no other control options …

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LG Wants Rolled Smartphone Not Folded

LG is one of just a handful of top-tier smartphone manufacturers that haven’t announced a folding smartphone yet in the market and the recent publication of no fewer than ten trademarks from the company, spotted by LetsGoDigital, might provide deeper insight why. The vast majority of the new trademarks are given and, listed with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) point to gadgets that are meant to roll up instead of fold. They all also rather obviously point to smartphones or related accessories of new launching phone. Among the more straightforward trademarks are marketing to terms such as ‘The …

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Microsoft And BMW: Prove Their Long Running Partnership

A giant shift is underway in manufacturing as sensors and robotics make their impact on the best factory floor, and Microsoft and BMW want to help other manufacturers take advantage from this production. The two companies announced the Open Manufacturing Platform Tuesday, building on years of collaboration between the two best and popular companies on cloud services for manufacturers. The OMP is soliciting other companies to join up, make money from it and draw from an industrial IoT cloud services reference design drawn up by BMW on Microsoft Azure, while contributing their own ideas to future services. “With pre-built industrial …

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The Race Of The 5G Speed Internet

5G, the next generation of ultra-fast wireless connections which is not launched yet, is coming this year, and the United States is one of the countries leading the way to launching the 5G technology. The United States and China are tied for first place in 5G readiness, according to a new report released Tuesday by the two Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA), which represents the US wireless communications industry.That’s a dramatic increase from a year ago when the US was trailing behind South Korea and China, according to the CTIA.”5G is the platform for tomorrow’s economy,” said Meredith Attwell Baker, …

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Huawei Aiming To Overtake The Samsung Up to 2020

Huawei Executive Director and CEO of the Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu, believes that Huawei can overthrow Samsung next year up to 2020. Mr. Yu said that during a recent interview, according to Bild (via Business Insider) to over come the Samsung. Huawei’s CEO believes that Huawei can become the world’s number one smartphone manufacturer in 2020 by launching the best smartphone, but he also said that he believes that Samsung and Apple will remain the company’s main competitors every year in the market, as those two companies can “deliver innovation”. Mr. Yu also added that consumers are interested in …

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