The former site of the Pontiac Silverdome may become home to Amazon. The online retailer presented a site plan to build on the 127-acre site during a special meeting of the Pontiac Planning Commission. If the $250 million development is built, it..
If only software providers just did one thing anymore. The increasing pace with which ad-tech vendors have expanded on to each other's turf is causing problems for ad agencies that want to use brands' data more freely. That is according to a leading..
The startup journey is hard. Data shows that 70% of upstart tech companies fail, while only 1% of these startups will go on to gain unicorn status. Success in enterprise software often requires deep industry experience, strong networks,..
The emerging future in which software can measure all TV viewing and link viewers' consequential outcomes back to ad exposures is coming in to view. And some agencies are stepping up to demand that proof as a baseline. Case in point: Horizon Media,..
Can your car do this? ClearMotion transforms your ride into a “motion-canceling” vehicle. The system uses software and hardware to detect roughness and improve ride quality. Four electro-hydraulic “Activalves” are attached on a vehicle’s..
The emerging future in which software can measure all TV viewing and link viewers' consequential outcomes back to ad exposures is coming in to view. But is full attribution really available today - or is it just a mirage? In a spicy panel at Beet..
California lawmakers approved a three-year ban on using facial-recognition software with police body cameras. The bill now goes to Governor Gavin Newsom who has until October 13th to decide whether to sign it into law.
4 Surprising Stats About Gamers Video games have been a widespread
phenomenon since the 1980s. To celebrate National Video Games Day,
here are some statistics about gamers. The Entertainment Software Association found that 46% of gamers are female..
Uber’s lawyer said it does not plan to treat its contract drivers as employees. This comes after a California bill would require app-based companies to reclassify workers as regular employees. According to Digital Trends, Uber does not consider..
From investing his life's savings to re-mortgaging his parents' home, this CEO put it all on the line to finance his business and make ends meet.
Joshua Wong is the founder and CEO of Opus One Solutions, an enterprise software company empowering..
How can you claim the Tax Credit for Other Dependents? You can claim the Tax Credit for Other Dependents - a $500 tax break that can directly reduce your taxes - for children who aren't qualified for the Child Tax Credit or other relatives and people..
Do you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)? The EITC is a tax credit that can reduce your taxes or increase your tax refund. The credit is for working people with low to moderate income that meet certain qualifications. Watch this TurboTax..
Why is your tax refund smaller this year? If your tax refund is not as large as it was last year, there are a few reasons why. For example, recent tax law changes lowered most tax brackets, but if you didn't update your w-4, your employer probably..
Who can claim the new 20% Qualified Business Income (QBI) tax deduction? Most self-employed individuals and small business owners are allowed to exclude up to 20% of their business income from federal income tax if they qualify for the new 20%..
A father-of-two was left scratching his head wondering 'wotsit all about' as he opened a bag of the snacks - which only had ONE crisp inside.Software developer Andy Stubbs, 43, bought a multipack of the cheesy flavour corn puffs for lunch with his..
At the age of 20, Betelhem Dessie is already a pioneer in Ethiopia’s emerging tech scene. Coding since she was 9, Dessie has copyrighted six software programs. Now, she is leading the charge to make sure her nation’s girls have the training and..
In an astonishing talk and tech demo, software researcher Doug Roble debuts "DigiDoug": a real-time, 3-D, digital rendering of his likeness that's accurate down to the scale of pores and wrinkles. Powered by an inertial motion capture suit, deep..
How can you deduct your state and local tax payments? You can deduct the state and local taxes you paid if you itemize your deductions. Watch this helpful TurboTax Support video to learn how to deduct your state and local taxes, the maximum amounts..
How do you determine if you're self-employed? If you're being paid for your products or services in cash or through a payment app - and your income isn't being taxed, even if it's not your main source of income - then you're probably considered..
Can you amend your income tax return online? Yes! Amending your income tax return in TurboTax Online is easy. Answer a few questions to tell us why you're amending, and we'll show you where you need to go. Watch this TurboTax Support video to learn..
Amazon to Hold Job Fairs Across the US.
The e-commerce giant is planning to hire 30,000 new workers by sometime in 2020.
Roles it is looking to fill range from warehouse staff to software engineers.
According to Yahoo, Amazon will start holding..
NASA says the animation, created using Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter data, shows how color and elevation maps are used in 3D animation software to model objects like the moon. They released the CGI Moon Kit as a way to make NASA data more accessible to..
These days, media-buying agencies don't want to accept cookie-cutting technical solutions. After years in which they felt at the mercy of software platforms, more are now exerting more control than ever over how they find and buy ad inventory. Case in..
Business Insider reports Actress Zooey Deschanel is splitting up with Jacob Pechenik, her husband of four years.
The "New Girl" star met the fintech entrepreneur turned movie producer on the set of "Rock the Kasbah" in 2015.
The pair have two..
AI is becoming table stakes for enterprise software as companies increasingly build AI into their tools to help process data faster or make more efficient use of resources. Our panel will talk about the growing role of AI in enterprise for companies..
With over $166 billion is market cap, Germany-based SAP is one of the most valuable tech companies in the world today. Bill McDermott took the lead of the company in 2014, becoming the first American to hold this position. Since then, he has quickly..
With tools like Jira, Bitbucket and Confluence, few companies influence how developers work as much as Atlassian. The company's co-founder and co-CEO Scott Farquhar will join us to talk about growing his company, how it is bringing its tools to..
Nintendo is finally bringing its library of classic Super Nintendo games to the Nintendo Switch. Access to those games is tied to Nintendo's Online service. The service costs $20 per year. The initial launch of Super Nintendo games on the Switch comes..
The emergence of digital attribution technologies plugged in to local TV ad sales promises to bring "significant" levels of ad spending back to local TV operators. That is according to an executive whose software company's insights have been..