Google Got Fined $2.7 Billion For Skewing Searches To Advertisers

Google lost its biggest regulatory battle yet, getting a record 2.4 billion-euro ($2.7 billion) fine from European Union enforcers who say the search-engine giant skewed results in its favor to thwart smaller shopping search services. Alphabet Inc.’s Google has 90 days to “stop its illegal conduct” and give equal treatment to rival price-comparison services, according…

This $88 Device Lets You Hack And Modify Your Car’s System

Famous hacker George Hotz put his first car product on the market on Friday, a few months after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration prevented him from selling a self-driving roof kit. Called Panda, the device sells for $88 and can plug into a vehicle’s OBDII port to access data typically only available to vehicle…

This System Projects VR Onto Your Bedroom Walls

Those virtual bedrooms in the second episode of Season 1 of Black Mirror — the rooms with different projections on the walls that the occupants could interact with and which surrounded them — are about to be a real thing, thanks to a Barcelona-based startup. After a few years of work, Broomx has begun releasing…

Google’s AI Created These Stunning Professional Photos from Street View

Can machines be trained to create photos that most people would think were shot by a professional human photographer? That’s what Google is trying to figure out with a machine learning research project. Whether or not a photo is “beautiful” is a highly subjection question, and Google wanted to see how machines can be taught…

NASA Just Announced They Can’t Afford to Get Humans to Mars

BUDGET BUMMER NASA has been talking about getting humans to Mars for years, and continues to provide updated plans for getting there. Unfortunately, though, NASA’s chief of human spaceflight, William H. Gerstenmaier, just announced that the agency can’t achieve the Mars goal on its current budget. “I can’t put a date on humans on Mars,…

The Best Google Tools, Products And Services You Should Try Now

This blog will introduce the top of Google services you might not know. Google Think Insights Home to an abundance of resources, Google Think Insights is a useful tool for entrepreneurs and industry professionals. There are case studies, new findings and tips on how to grow your business, as well as showcases of exemplary projects….

Tesla Will Start Building World’s Largest Lithium-ion Battery in Australia

South Australia will be home to the world’s largest lithium ion battery thanks to a historic agreement between Tesla and the State Government. Tesla and French energy company Neoen are building the world’s largest lithium ion battery for South Australia Elon Musk is in Adelaide to make the announcement The 100MW/129MWh battery will operate at…

Here Is What Tech Was Like Back In The 1994

Twenty years ago, your smartphone wasn’t even a twinkle in Steve Jobs‘s eye, Nevertheless, 1994 was a momentous year for the tech industry, It was the year the World Wide Web was born, a.k.a. the Internet as we know it today, There were no smartphones, no iPads, no flat-screen TVs … and, imagine this, no…

Windows 10 System Builds And Core Source Code Have Leaked Online

Unreleased 64-bit ARM versions, Server editions among dumped data Exclusive A massive trove of Microsoft’s internal Windows operating system builds and chunks of its core source code have leaked online. The data – some 32TB of official and non-public installation images and software blueprints that compress down to 8TB – were uploaded to betaarchive.com, the…

Google Announces Youtube VR180 and VR Cameras

For all the wild hype around virtual reality (VR) right now, it still isn’t widely used by ordinary people. The headsets are expensive, the tech is daunting, and there isn’t really much must-see content on it that might drive adoption. Google is trying to solve this — by cutting it in half. On Thursday, Google…

Tesla Might Unveil Its Next Big Thing, The Internet Radio

If a new report from Recode is right, Tesla’s next new product isn’t going to have one single wheel. The site is quoting industry sources as saying that the car company is in talks with record labels to build some kind of music streaming service. Elon, I know Spotify has its flaws and Apple Music…