Update your iPhone 5 before November 3rd to keep email, web, and GPS working

Update your iPhone 5 before November 3rd to keep email, web, and GPS working

If you’ve managed to hold on to your 2012-era iPhone 5 until now, you should probably update it before November 3rd. You’ll need to update to iOS 10.3.4 in order to keep important functions including the App Store, iCloud, email, and web browsing working, according to Apple. If you’re not sure which version you’re running,…
Outlook for iOS is getting iPad Split View, Do Not Disturb, and smart folders

Outlook for iOS is getting iPad Split View, Do Not Disturb, and smart folders

Microsoft is planning some useful updates to its Outlook for iOS app in the coming weeks. If you’re an iPad user, then Outlook is about to start supporting Split View, so you can open your email list alongside your calendar. Drag and drop support is also on the way, so you’ll soon be able to…
What randomisation can and cannot do

What randomisation can and cannot do

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded jointly to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty”. This column outlines their impact on development economics research and practical action to reduce poverty. It also considers some of the critiques of randomised controlled trials as an…
Samsung ramps up its B2B partner and developer efforts

Samsung ramps up its B2B partner and developer efforts

Chances are you mostly think of Samsung as a consumer-focused electronics company, but it actually has a very sizable B2B business as well, which serves over 15,000 large enterprises and hundreds of thousands of SMB entrepreneurs via its partners. At its developer conference this week, it’s putting the spotlight squarely on this side of its…
Google launches TensorFlow Enterprise with long-term support and managed services

Google launches TensorFlow Enterprise with long-term support and managed services

Google open-sourced its TensorFlow machine learning framework back in 2015 and it quickly became one of the most popular platforms of its kind. Enterprises that wanted to use it, however, had to either work with third parties or do it themselves. To help these companies — and capture some of this lucrative market itself —…
Samsung’s newest rugged tablet is available now in the US, starting at $599.99

Samsung’s newest rugged tablet is available now in the US, starting at $599.99

Samsung announced today that the Galaxy Tab Active Pro, its newest rugged tablet designed for people who work outdoors or in industrial areas, is now available in the US for $599.99. (Previously, it was only available in select markets.) It’s primarily a business-focused device, so you can currently only buy it from Samsung’s channel partners,…
How to enable dark mode for Twitter

How to enable dark mode for Twitter

Home How-tos Mobile phones By Cat Ellis How To  Desktop or mobile? Dim or Lights Out? (Image: © Twitter) If you're scrolling through your Twitter timeline at night, enabling dark mode will help cut down the glare and make the experience more comfortable.There are suggestions that reducing exposure to blue light before bed can help…
Nautilus to be Acquired by Ownership Group of Super-Fans – Facts So Romantic – Nautilus

Nautilus to be Acquired by Ownership Group of Super-Fans – Facts So Romantic –...

You've read 1 of 2 free monthly articles. Learn More. Close Facts So Romantic On Ideas Posted By The Nautilus Team on Oct 30, 2019 From the newswire:Award-winning magazine and fast-growing science brand poised for growthAn investor group of super-fans has banded together as a single ownership group to acquire Nautilus, the literary science magazine with more…
Muy raises $15M to grow its new cloud kitchen concept

Muy raises $15M to grow its new cloud kitchen concept

The cloud kitchen craze has reached Latin America. Food tech startup called Muy landed a fresh $15 million Series B to expand into Mexico and soon Brazil. The service is currently operative in Colombia.  Muy is a “cloud kitchen meets Chipotle,” says one investor. The company describes itself as a virtual kitchen and smart chef…
What DC Comics needs to learn from Joker’s success

What DC Comics needs to learn from Joker’s success

Photo: Niko Tavernise / Warner Bros. Filed under: Entertainment The film is a model for the future of DC’s films and a throwback to the company’s best years Todd Phillips’ supervillain origin story Joker is well on its way to a probable billion-dollar gross at the global box office, which would make it the second-most successful…