Publication: Engadget

First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 5 mins ago - 2 reports

FTC: State bans on Tesla's direct sales model are hurting competition

Tesla has just gained a valuable ally in its battle to sell cars directly to customers : the Federal Trade Commission. The regulator now argues that state bans on direct sales are "protectionist," propping up the traditional dealership business model ... [Published Engadget - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 2 reports

​Having trouble spending your digital currency? Get a Bitcoin debit card

For all its advantages , Bitcoin has one major drawback: it's rather hard to spend. While the digital currency has legs in online marketplaces like Overstock and Square Market , few brick and mortar stores are equipped to trade in Bitcoin. Special ATMs ... [Published Engadget - 9 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 2 reports

Pinterest focuses on discovery with new Guided Search

With over 750 million boards and 30 billion pins, Pinterest has seen nearly a 50 percent increase in new pins in just the last six months. Indeed, CEO Ben Silbermann even calls it the "world's largest human-curated collection of things." Therein, however, ... [Published Engadget - 5 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 38 mins ago - 2 reports

China wages war on internet porn and rumor-mongering (again)

If you're a porn connoisseur or troll in China, chances are your year hasn't been great so far. Some 110 Chinese porn websites and 3,300 social accounts on services like Sina Weibo and WeChat have gone dark since January as part of the government's new ... [Published Engadget - 11 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 50 mins ago - 2 reports

Watch this six-way trailer for Evolve, the latest shooter from the makers of Left 4 Dead

With each successive round of gaming consoles , developers get a little more inventive with the available technology -- the same goes for how they tease their audience ahead of a game's launch, too. Turtle Rock Studios (the team behind Left 4 Dead ) recently ... [Published Engadget - 50 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 2 reports

FCC fights back against claims it's abandoned net neutrality, but few are convinced

Recent news that the FCC is drafting new net neutrality rules caused an uproar once it came out that they could let ISPs give certain traffic special access. That goes against the principles conventionally ascribed to net neutrality , which so far have ... [Published Engadget - 2 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 2 reports

Watch NASA's Morpheus take to the air - then make a smooth landing

NASA's Morpheus lander has gone a long way since it crashed and burned in 2012. The agency's vertical landing and takeoff test vehicle now has a number of successful flights under its belt, including one that's just concluded at the Kennedy Space Center. ... [Published Engadget - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

​California's smartphone kill-switch bill flops in the state senate

US carriers can all collectively breathe a sigh of relief today: California's mobile kill-switch bill is dead, at least for now. The would have required all smartphones sold in the state to include a remote-kill feature designed to render stolen phones ... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Smartphone, Robbery, Crime
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Netflix gets specific about its battle with Comcast and opposition to the TWC merger

In the months since announcing a "mutually beneficial" interconnection agreement , Netflix and Comcast have seen eye to eye on very little. Throw in Comcast's attempt to swallow up Time Warner Cable and grow even larger , and you have a battleground for ... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

eBay's new mobile apps are all about you

eBay's mobile apps just got a little more personal. The company refreshed its offerings for the iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone 8 today, unveiling a new look for the apps that's customized to your habits. The highlight of the update is a new "My ... [Published Engadget - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Crowdfunding project aims to bring a forgotten space probe back to life

The International Sun/Earth Explorer 3 probe is slated to come home in August after 36 years in space, but a group of engineers wants to use it as a platform for citizen science before it does. Sadly, NASA doesn't have the budget to reactivate a probe's ... [Published Engadget - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Russia orders bloggers to register with government in attempt to control the internet

Russia: the home shirtless autocrats, vodka and a love of free speech rivaled by only China . The Kremlin is taking another step to squash people speaking their mind online. After building out an infrastructure that allows the government to more easily ... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]

Quotes

...the proposed draft is simply following the roadmap established by the court when the previous net neutrality standards were struck down and "would establish that behavior harmful to consumers or competition by limiting the openness of the Internet will not be permitted." So, should you be worried about the new rules?
...Contrasting it to Google, Silbermann said that Pinterest's new Guided Search is "more about exploration than it is about an ordered list for every person in the world." Therefore when you type a keyword into the search bar at the top, it'll offer narrower topics that you can focus in on...
"You can use it anywhere you would pay with MasterCard," Xapo founder Wences Casares told CoinDesk . "It makes it very, very easy for you to access your coins." The card will be available in two versions: a free, digital card for use at online retailers that don't normally accept Bitcoin and a $15 (one time fee)...
...In his letter, Libertelli says "Netflix purchased all available transit capacity into Comcast's networks from multiple transit providers" and still experienced continually degrading services because Comcast wouldn't upgrade the connections used by those providers as they requested...

More Content

All (6656) | News (1105) | Reports (0) | Blogs (5551) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Watch this six-way trailer for Evolve, the late... [Published Engadget - 50 mins ago]
Watch this six-way trailer for Evolve, the late... [Published Engadget - 1 hour ago]
FCC fights back against claims it's abandoned n... [Published Engadget - 2 hours ago]
FCC fights back against claims it's abandoned n... [Published Engadget - 3 hours ago]
Watch NASA's Morpheus take to the air - then ma... [Published Engadget - 4 hours ago]
Watch NASA's Morpheus take to the air - then ma... [Published Engadget - 4 hours ago]
Pinterest focuses on discovery with new Guided ... [Published Engadget - 5 hours ago]
Pinterest focuses on discovery with new Guided ... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
Minecraft on Xbox One will transfer saves from ... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
​California's smartphone kill-switch bill flops... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
​California's smartphone kill-switch bill flops... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
eBay's new mobile apps are all about you [Published Engadget - 7 hours ago]
eBay's new mobile apps are all about you [Published Engadget - 7 hours ago]
FTC: State bans on Tesla's direct sales model a... [Published Engadget - 8 hours ago]
FTC: State bans on Tesla's direct sales model a... [Published Engadget - 8 hours ago]
These guys created the PlayStation 4 and here's... [Published Engadget - 8 hours ago]
Daily Roundup: rediscovered Andy Warhol art, Go... [Published Engadget - 9 hours ago]
Crowdfunding project aims to bring a forgotten ... [Published Engadget - 9 hours ago]
Crowdfunding project aims to bring a forgotten ... [Published Engadget - 9 hours ago]
​Having trouble spending your digital currency?... [Published Engadget - 9 hours ago]
​Having trouble spending your digital currency?... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
Netflix gets specific about its battle with Com... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
Netflix gets specific about its battle with Com... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
Russia orders bloggers to register with governm... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
Russia orders bloggers to register with governm... [Published Engadget - 10 hours ago]
China wages war on internet porn and rumor-mong... [Published Engadget - 11 hours ago]
China wages war on internet porn and rumor-mong... [Published Engadget - 11 hours ago]
Amazon is setting up a US delivery network to s... [Published Engadget - 11 hours ago]
Amazon is setting up a US delivery network to s... [Published Engadget - 12 hours ago]
Tech firms agree to settle lawsuit over no-hiri... [Published Engadget - 12 hours ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Watch this six-way trailer for Evolve, the late... [Published Engadget - 1 hour ago]
With each successive round of gaming consoles, developers get a little more inventive with the available technology -- the same goes for how they tease their audience ahead of a game's launch, too. Turtle Rock Studios (the team behind Left 4 Dead). ...
FCC fights back against claims it's abandoned n... [Published Engadget - 3 hours ago]
Recent news that the FCC is drafting new net neutrality rules caused an uproar once it came out that they could let ISPs give certain traffic special access. That goes against the principles conventionally ascribed to net neutrality, which so far.. ...
Watch NASA's Morpheus take to the air - then ma... [Published Engadget - 4 hours ago]
NASA's Morpheus lander has gone a long way since it crashed and burned in 2012. The agency's vertical landing and takeoff test vehicle now has a number of successful flights under its belt, including one that's just concluded at the Kennedy Space.. ...
Pinterest focuses on discovery with new Guided ... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
With over 750 million boards and 30 billion pins, Pinterest has seen nearly a 50 percent increase in new pins in just the last six months. Indeed, CEO Ben Silbermann even calls it the "world's largest human-curated collection of things." Therein,.. ...
Minecraft on Xbox One will transfer saves from ... [Published Engadget - 6 hours ago]
Due to a lack of backwards compatibility, upgrading to new-gen systems like the Xbox One and PS4 has meant mostly leaving your old games and the progress made in them behind, but not in this case. Phil Spencer, the new leader over at Xbox, announce ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.