To drive sales, retailers like Target, Walmart, and Tesco are increasingly selling ads and search keywords on their websites to consumer goods companies (Reuters)

July 29, 2018

Reuters: To drive sales, retailers like Target, Walmart, and Tesco are increasingly selling ads and search keywords on their websites to consumer goods companies  —  BERLIN/CHICAGO (Reuters) – People with hay fever hate dust.  That was the premise of a marketing drive launched by British vacuum cleaner maker Dyson … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Magic Leap Offers a First Look At Its Mixed Reality OS

TechCrunch’s Lucas Matney describes the Lumin operating system that will power Magic Leap’s upcoming Magic Leap One mixed reality headset: Alright, first, this is what the Magic Leap One home screen will apparently look like, it’s worth noting that it appears that Magic Leap will have some of its own stock apps on the device, which was completely expected but they haven’t discussed much about. Also worth noting is that…

July 29, 2018
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Mozilla Is Working On a Chrome-Like ‘Site Isolation’ Feature For Firefox

An anonymous reader writes: “The Mozilla Foundation, the organization behind the Firefox browser, is working on adding a new feature to its browser that is similar to the Site Isolation feature that Google rolled out to Chrome users this year,” reports Bleeping Computer. “[Chrome’s] Site Isolation works by opening a new browser process for any domain/site the user loads in a tab.” The feature has been recently rolled out to…

July 29, 2018
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Intel’s 10nm ‘Cannon Lake’ Processors Won’t Arrive Until Late 2019

At the company’s second quarter 2018 financial results conference call, Intel chief engineering officer Venkata Renduchintala said the “Cannon Lake” 10mn processors won’t appear in products until the 2019 holiday season. “The systems on shelves that we expect in holiday 2019 will be client systems, with data center products to follow shortly after,” Renduchintala said. Interim CEO Robert Swan went on to tout the company’s “very good lineup” of 14nm…

July 29, 2018
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Intel’s 10nm ‘Cannon Lake’ Processors Won’t Arrive Until Late 2019

At the company’s second quarter 2018 financial results conference call, Intel chief engineering officer Venkata Renduchintala said the “Cannon Lake” 10mn processors won’t appear in products until the 2019 holiday season. “The systems on shelves that we expect in holiday 2019 will be client systems, with data center products to follow shortly after,” Renduchintala said. Interim CEO Robert Swan went on to tout the company’s “very good lineup” of 14nm…

July 29, 2018
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The Rogue Tesla Mechanic Resurrecting Salvaged Cars

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: In a scrapyard in Massachusetts, the YouTuber known as Rich Rebuilds runs a pair of jumper cables from a broken down Tesla Model S to a deep cycle battery. “We may hear some clicks,” he says, as he prepares to connect the second lead. “We may hear some buzzing. The car may explode. I don’t know what’s gonna happen.” As a self-described…

July 29, 2018
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