Latest stories for ZDNet related to US

Latest stories for ZDNet related to US

04/19/2018 02:07 PM
Lenovo is now testing Microsoft's Windows AutoPilot deployment service
Lenovo plans to make available to large business customers 'in the coming months' the option of using Windows Autopilot to set up, reset and recover their devices.

04/19/2018 02:03 PM
Atlassian beats Q3 expectations
However, shares were down in after-hours trading as its Q4 profit expectations were low.

04/19/2018 01:48 PM
LinkedIn bug allowed data to be stolen from user profiles
Private profile data — like phone numbers and email addresses — could have been easily collected.

04/19/2018 01:47 PM
Square buys catering platform Zesty to bolster Caviar
The acquisition is a move to expand Caviar with more corporate catering services.

04/19/2018 12:23 PM
eBay's app update makes it easier to list items for sale
eBay said the update taps into its collection of structured data to pre-populate an entire listing with just an item name or scanned barcode.

04/19/2018 11:39 AM
Microsoft offers limited-time 30 percent discount on SQL Server on Linux
Microsoft is offering 30 percent off a SQL Server 2017 on Linux subscription through June 30, 2018, to qualifying customers.

04/19/2018 09:47 AM
​Learn to use GitHub with GitHub Learning Lab
Want to join the 27 million open-source programmers who develop on GitHub? Here's how to get your start.

04/19/2018 08:31 AM
Why Amazon's Alexa Skill Blueprints are a master stroke
Amazon has opened up Alexa to the masses with Alexa Skill Blueprints and integrated the digital assistant even more with families. Here's why these Alexa code-free templates make good business sense.

04/19/2018 08:17 AM
Motorola crams more features in new Moto G6 and E5 smartphones for less
Motorola's path is clear: Build inexpensive phones with features normally found in high-end phones.

04/19/2018 08:01 AM
Getting started with Alexa and smart home tech for under $100
It’s hard to believe how much the price of smart home tech has come down. We show a bunch of ways to save money, including a configuration that will let you control five devices with an Amazon Alexa, all for under a hundred bucks total (including the Echo).

04/19/2018 06:47 AM
Amazon intros Blueprints, code free templates to create Alexa skills
Amazon is giving the average layperson the option to program basic Alexa skills.

04/19/2018 06:00 AM
AMD's 2nd-generation Ryzen - The ultimate desktop processor
In 2017, AMD shook up the processor market with Ryzen. Now the 2nd-generation chips look set do the same in 2018.

04/19/2018 05:46 AM
Gold Galleon hackers target maritime shipping industry
Researchers say a Nigerian hacking group is gleefully plundering maritime shipping businesses and their customers.

04/19/2018 05:00 AM
FinancialForce plots expansion, updates ERP suite, eyes services automation
FinancialForce, a cloud ERP system built on top of Salesforce, has launched a New York City office and updated its software to automate professional services and manage financials and revenue models.

04/19/2018 04:44 AM
Medical artificial intelligence firm BenevolentAI secures $115m in funding
The AI pharmaceutical startup has been valued at $2 billion.

04/19/2018 03:22 AM
Qualcomm layoffs begin in business restructuring push
Employees are being axed in an attempt to save up to $1 billion annually at the same time the firm is seeking to acquire NXP.

04/19/2018 02:50 AM
'Inspector Gadget' arm makes drones more useful (and a little scary)
One of the big stumbling blocks for commercial drones is loading and unloading payload. This lightweight origami arm offers a novel solution.

04/19/2018 01:32 AM
Intel abandons Vaunt smart glasses project
It's Google Glass all over again.

04/18/2018 04:26 PM
DNS is about to get into a world of trouble with GDPR
ICANN, the group in charge of the Domain Name System, is in a deadlock with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation over the WHOIS database and that means there's internet trouble ahead.

04/18/2018 04:09 PM
Sony, Carnegie Mellon form partnership to research cooking robots
The skills needed for food preparation and delivery could be applied to a number of other industries and tasks, Sony and CMU said.