Latest stories for ZDNet related to US

Latest stories for ZDNet related to US

10/20/2017 04:26 PM
Rent the Runway CEO: Gender discrimination is larger workplace issue than sexual harassment
Jennifer Hyman runs a fast growing startup and helps women become successful in their businesses through Project Entrepreneur accelerator programs

10/20/2017 11:45 AM
Vision is the next big challenge for chips
Neural engines are already showing up in phones and chipmakers are racing to develop more powerful hardware to meet demand for vision processing in a growing list of applications.

10/20/2017 10:56 AM
Get a $1,000 software and services bundle for $49
Packed with tools designed for business growth, Briefcase offers tremendous value. There's just one catch.

10/20/2017 09:40 AM
Google expands tech startup acceleration projects in LatAm
The company is turning its São Paulo venue into a hub to foster ventures across the region.

10/20/2017 08:08 AM
DIY-IT guide to disaster preparedness: Because it's always something
Between natural disasters and cyberattacks, IT managers have a big job ensuring business continuity. In this guide, we offer ten key strategies to help your organization weather Mother Nature's wrath and cyberattackers' latest weapons.

10/20/2017 07:19 AM
Post-Truth, book review: The facts about 'alternative facts'
Fake news has been around far longer than last year's US Presidential election and the Brexit vote, but the internet allows BS to spread further than ever.

10/20/2017 06:00 AM
My week with Harman Kardon's Cortana-powered Invoke speaker
My "non-reviewer's review" of the Harman Kardon Invoke speaker that works with Cortana: A solid device, but still not something I want or need.

10/20/2017 06:00 AM
Facebook Messenger adds PayPal as P2P payment option
PayPal has similar deals with Skype and Slack and reported strong growth in P2P payments in the last quarter.

10/20/2017 05:06 AM
The robot revolution has already happened in a surprising number of industries (and it has nothing to do with AI)
Affordable robotic automation is now available to mom and pop shops, which is driving crazy growth in the robotics industry.

10/20/2017 02:47 AM
This robot-run 3D printing farm is the future of light manufacturing
Even small businesses are now running lights-out facilities using robots and automation

10/20/2017 02:24 AM
Cisco snaps up machine learning outfit Perspica
The deal builds upon Cisco's purchase of AppDynamics earlier this year.

10/20/2017 01:49 AM
Culture Watch: A Crowded Bus All To Myself
From smartphone screens to virtual realities — the experience of the digital lifestyle obscures reality

10/19/2017 05:02 PM
Ubuntu Linux will never be the same after version 17.10
The latest version of Ubuntu Linux is here with the GNOME desktop as its new interface, as Ubuntu bids adieu to its own takes on the Linux desktop.

10/19/2017 02:53 PM
Agribusiness and utilities lead IoT adoption in Brazil
Other sectors struggle to see the return on investment, says study.

10/19/2017 02:23 PM
Atlassian beats Q1 expectations with revenue up 42 percent
The collaboration and productivity software company saw its subscription revenue grow 69 percent.

10/19/2017 02:12 PM
Chipmakers find new ways to move forward
Moore's Law is slowing at a time when new applications are demanding more muscle. The solution is to offload jobs to specialized hardware but these complex, heterogeneous systems will require a fresh approach.

10/19/2017 01:57 PM
MongoDB's successful IPO reflects its differences with traditional open source
Day one of trading was good for MongoDB. The company has grown with a developer-friendly platform, a unique open source model, and an ability to poach workloads from the Oracles and SQL Servers of the world. The looming challenge is how it navigates coopetition with its frenemies in the cloud.

10/19/2017 01:26 PM
PayPal reports solid Q3, active user base reaches 218 million
The company says it grew its active account base by 8.2 million during Q3.

10/19/2017 01:22 PM
Facebook open sources concurrent programming debugger
One of the hardest tricks for any programmer to do is to master concurrent programming. Facebook's new tool, RacerD, goes a long way to helping developers spot concurrency errors.

10/19/2017 01:20 PM
Medical marijuana: How IT can spark the budding cannabis industry
This fast-growing but difficult-to-navigate vertical needs IT providers. But how many will cater to a $20 billion industry that the feds consider illegal?