Latest stories for ZDNet related to US

Latest stories for ZDNet related to US

02/17/2018 10:04 AM
An IoT-driven economy requires technology-empowered firstline workers
Surveys show more attention, finally, to workers outside the office.

02/16/2018 02:50 PM
Can big business save us from fake news and loss of trust?
Big business could pull tens of billions of dollars from Facebook and Google if they cannot prevent fake news and harmful content

02/16/2018 01:21 PM
Top Windows 10 questions: How to install, secure, upgrade, get it for free
In 2017, Ed Bott answered hundreds of questions about Windows 10. Here are the topics that readers found most interesting.

02/16/2018 01:19 PM
Paranoia will destroy us: Why Chinese tech isn't spying on Americans
The notion that the Chinese government would spy on corporations and our agencies with electronic devices manufactured by Chinese companies is not only absurd but would be catastrophic to furthering their ambitions in world trade.

02/16/2018 01:18 PM
Holding ISPs accountable: Let's build an app to monitor net bias
In the continuing fight for holding our broadband providers accountable for their actions, our front line weapons will be the cloud and the Internet of Things.

02/16/2018 11:35 AM
US special counsel indicts 13 members of Russia's election meddling troll farm
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office said Friday that a grand jury has indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities accused of election meddling.

02/16/2018 09:46 AM
Better Know a Blogger: SJVN on Linux, Microsoft, space roadsters, and more
In the latest installment of our ongoing Better Know a Blogger series, we talk to ZDNet’s Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols. We’ll take a deep dive into what makes this prolific tech journalist tick, and take a look at the future of tech through his eyes.

02/16/2018 07:51 AM
Qualcomm to Broadcom: Thanks for the meeting, but regulatory risk is too high for a deal
Qualcomm said Broadcom needs a better plan to handle the various reguatory issues that would arise via a merger.

02/16/2018 06:36 AM
Brazil makes progress on IPv6 adoption
Steady take-up is driven to the rapid deployment of the protocol by telecommunication providers, says study.

02/16/2018 06:00 AM
MongoDB 4.0 will take ACID
MongoDB is opening a public beta of its new ACID support features. It is the latest step in Mongo's journey to become an enterprise-grade platform.

02/16/2018 05:08 AM
Coinbase responds to user fury over rampant overcharging
The digital currency exchange says it will refund the extortionate charges made on some user accounts.

02/16/2018 04:43 AM
Roche acquires Flatiron Health in $1.9 billion deal
It is hoped the deal will ramp up cancer research through healthcare data and analytics.

02/16/2018 04:12 AM
Atari to launch cryptocurrency token for use in casinos, gaming platforms
The gaming giant believes that cryptocasinos could be the next big thing.

02/16/2018 04:00 AM
Fifty Things That Made the Modern Economy, book review: Inventions with unexpected connections
This book is fun to dip into for an unexpected insight or a bit of historical development. Everyone will know at least a few of the connections explored here, but few will know all of them.

02/16/2018 03:33 AM
Cryptocurrency mining GPU demand hampers scientific research
Researchers, alongside gamers, are becoming frustrated due to the hardware shortages.

02/15/2018 04:53 PM
Google acquires LogMeIn's Xively IoT platform for $50 million
Google said Xivley will complement its Google Cloud objectives with analytics and data storage as the cornerstones.

02/15/2018 03:08 PM
Amazon redesigns Alexa Skills Developer Console
Amazon's new beta for developing Alexa skills is centered around build, test, launch, and measure phases.

02/15/2018 02:53 PM
Arista shares drop 16 percent after Q4 earnings report
Arista reported in-line fourth quarter financial results Thursday, but its shares fell on soft guidance.

02/15/2018 02:35 PM
Google launches lightweight Gmail Go for Android
Gmail Go is only available for Android Go devices.

02/15/2018 01:12 PM
​SpaceX to launch internet from the sky
The next "last-mile" internet may come from SpaceX's Starlink LEO satellites. The first two are scheduled to launch on a Falcon 9 on Feb. 17.