Google doubles down on digital training in Africa

Google CEO Sundar Pichai, on left, speaks at the “Google for Nigeria” event in the country’s capital Lagos on July 27, 2017. Google Google is reaching across the globe to teach more people digital skills. The US-based tech giant said Thursday that it plans to teach 10 million people in Africa online skills over the […]




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Most Americans think the government is snooping on them

 Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. Do we now expect that someone is always looking over our shoulder? Getty Images When you’re sending a little email do you worry that some representative of Big Brother is going to try to read it? When you make a […]




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Elon Musk’s car elevator is the future of sewer drag racing

Elon Musk’s boring machine digs deep The Boring Company has completed the first section of tunnel underneath Los Angeles, but the biggest challenge the project faces might not be the technology itself. by Lexy Savvides In a sign that the billionaire tech entrepreneur’s underground road project is continuing apace (and that he’s sick of using […]




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Musk vs. Zuck: Tech titan takes to Twitter in AI battle

James Martin/CNET A war of the tech titans has broken out between Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Tesla CEO Elon Musk. At issue: whether AI is a danger to the future of mankind. It started with a Facebook Live QA session on Sunday, where Zuckerberg, livestreaming from his backyard, answered a viewer’s question about AI, saying: […]




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Acer adds AMD Ryzen power to budget gaming desktops

PC maker Acer is adding a wider variety of configuration options to its GX line of gaming desktops. Rather than breaking the bank, the addition of newer AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 7 CPUs are aimed at “entry to mid-level gaming,” according to the company. The Acer Aspire GX-281 desktop, already available with Intel CPUs […]




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Acer adds AMD Ryzen power to budget gaming desktops

PC maker Acer is adding a wider variety of configuration options to its GX line of gaming desktops. Rather than breaking the bank, the addition of newer AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 7 CPUs are aimed at “entry to mid-level gaming,” according to the company. The Acer Aspire GX-281 desktop, already available with Intel CPUs […]




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9 female-led blockbusters to watch before ‘Atomic Blonde’

Jyn (“Rogue One“) is a criminal, but don’t hold that against her. In the events before “A New Hope” she embarks on a mammoth quest to find her father. A reluctant heroine, she leads a mission to steal the schematics for the Death Star, a moon-sized planet-destroyer. With a snarky droid at her side, throwing […]




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Apple sued by State Farm over alleged iPhone fire

Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. Enlarge Image Did Xai Thao buy a defective iPhone 4S? A lawsuit alleges that was the case. Josh Miller/CNET Exploding phones were all the rage after Samsung’s Note 7 debacle last year. But Samsung is hardly alone among phone makers […]




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Comic-Con 2017: Marvel reveals exciting ‘Black Panther’ details

Check out the new movie poster for “Black Panther.” Marvel Warning: Possible spoilers for “Black Panther” ahead. Fans eager to hear information about the upcoming “Black Panther” movie were in for a treat as the Marvel panel featured exclusive footage and behind-the-scenes details from the cast and crew at San Diego Comic-Con 2017 on Saturday.  […]




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13 songs that remind us of summer the most

In July 1998, I was driving on the freeway listening to the radio and heard “One Week” by the Bare Naked Ladies, a (at the time) bizarre part pop-alternative, part rap song. I was a pretty big BNL fan already, and it really sounded like them, but I wasn’t sure. At end of the song, […]




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13 songs that remind us of summer the most

Find the best hybrids on the market! Hybrid technology can be applied to any type of car, and the best show the most significant fuel economy improvements over a similar gasoline-only car. From: https://www.cnet.com/pictures/the-songs-that-remind-us-of-summer-most/#ftag=CAD590a51e




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