Pinterest acquires Instapaper, which will live on as a separate app – TechCrunch

Pinterest acquires Instapaper, which will live on as a separate app – TechCrunch

Pinterest said today that it would be acquiring the team behind Instapaper, which will continue operating as a separate app. The Instapaper team will both work on the core Pinterest experience and updating Instapaper. Pinterest’s logic here is that one of the company’s core tenets is bookmarking — much like Instapaper’s primary goal with its […]

Tesla touts speed and driving range with new upgraded battery – Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) crowned itself the maker of the world’s fastest production car on Tuesday, saying a new version of its Model S all-electric sedan can accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in just 2-1/2 seconds. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said the company will offer a larger upgraded battery pack for […]

Mobileye and Delphi Join to Produce Self-Driving System by Late 2019 – Fortune

A new technology partnership between top auto suppliers Mobileye and Delphi Automotive could pull ahead production of self-driving cars to late 2019, executives of both companies said Tuesday. Other automakers and suppliers previously have targeted 2020-2021 for initial deployment of fully automated, or Level 4, vehicles that require no human driver. Mobileye, a key supplier […]

Android 7.0, Nougat: The complete FAQ – Computerworld

Android 7.0, Nougat: The complete FAQ – Computerworld

I never knew it was possible for so many people to be excited about Nougat. Heck, I don’t think I’d even heard the word “nougat” more than 20 times — ever, in my entire life — up until Google decided to use the sweet treat as the name for its latest Android release. But alas, […]

The Echo’s rumored dirt-cheap music streaming service would tighten your ties to Amazon – TechHive

Rumors about Amazon’s Spotify and Apple Music competitor are surfacing once again, and from the sounds of it, the service may launch sooner rather than later. Following a report in January from The New York Post, Recode says Amazon will launch a new music streaming service possibly as soon as September—potentially with a very interesting twist. The […]