苹果将 Siri 和 Spotlight 的默认搜索引擎由微软 Bing 变更为 Google

苹果将 Siri 和 Spotlight 的默认搜索引擎由微软 Bing 变更为 Google

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正在浏览本文的 iPhone 和 Mac 用户,你们平时会不会注意 Siri 和 Spotlight 搜索结果的默认提供商呢?从今天开始 Siri 和 Spotlight 的默认搜索引擎要变更了。据 TechCrunch 报道,苹果已经开始变更 Siri 和 Spotlight 的默认搜索引擎,由原本的微软 Bing 更换为 Google 搜索。 苹果在一份声明中称:“将 iOS 和 Mac… Read More

Hyperloop One 获 8,500 万美元融资,估值超 7 亿美元

Hyperloop One 获 8,500 万美元融资,估值超 7 亿美元

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高速运输公司 Hyperloop One 已经接近完成一笔 8,500 万美元的融资,这使得该公司的估值超过了 7 亿美元。经历这轮融资后,Hyperloop One 筹集的资金规模已经达到 2.45 亿美元。 这轮融资的参与者包括 DP World、Caspian VC Partners、WTI 以及 OurCrowd.com。 “我们与各国政府取得的长足的进步,体现了 Hyperloop One… Read More

Snap 任命前摩托罗拉、Google 硬件供应链负责人 Mark Randall 为公司技术副总裁

Snap 任命前摩托罗拉、Google 硬件供应链负责人 Mark Randall 为公司技术副总裁

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Snap 的硬件部门早些时候经历了 人事变动 ,新任技术副总裁 Mark Randall 之前在 Google 和摩托罗拉负责硬件供应链方面的工作。 就像 Google 和 Facebook 一样,Snap 也在研发自己的硬件产品,比如去年推出的支持录制小视频和拍照的智能眼镜 Spectacles。 在担任硬件部门负责人之前,Mark Randall 负责过 Spectacles… Read More

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Ars on your lunch break: the toxic truths within our DNA

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Ars on your lunch break: the toxic truths within our DNA

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Enlarge / Don’t you know that your DNA is toxic? Today we present the second installment of my interview with medical geneticist Robert Green, about the promise and pitfalls that could lie in reading out your full genome. Part one ran yesterday—so if you missed it, click right here. Otherwise, you can press play on…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Court denies Star Citizen backer’s $4,500 refund lawsuit

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Court denies Star Citizen backer’s $4,500 refund lawsuit

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A Star Citizen backer who went to small claims court seeking a refund of $4,496 he had put toward the long-delayed crowdfunded space sim has seen his case dismissed. Ken Lord, a data scientist from Colorado, had been a massive Star Citizen backer since the game first launched on Kickstarter in 2012. But he’s since…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | EU: Google illegally used Android to dominate search, must pay $5B fine

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | EU: Google illegally used Android to dominate search, must pay $5B fine

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Enlarge / The Google search app on an Android portable device on February 5, 2018. Getty Images | NurPhoto The European Commission today fined Google $5.05 billion (€4.34 billion) for violating EU antitrust rules, saying that “Google has imposed illegal restrictions on Android device manufacturers and mobile network operators to cement its dominant position in…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Walmart may launch a video streaming service to battle Netflix, Amazon

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Walmart may launch a video streaming service to battle Netflix, Amazon

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WalmartWalmart may be the next giant to enter the video streaming wars, according to a report from The Information. The retailer is reportedly considering launching its own video streaming service to battle Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. But Walmart wants to undercut its competition by pricing its service at $8 per month—or lower. According to…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Watch live: Blue Origin subjects its rocket to high-altitude escape test

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Watch live: Blue Origin subjects its rocket to high-altitude escape test

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Enlarge / New Shepard on the launch pad the morning of Mission 8, April 29, 2018. Blue OriginAs it continues to progress toward human flights, Blue Origin will perform another potentially dangerous uncrewed test today of its New Shepard rocket and spacecraft. Although it has not yet provided details, the company says it will fly “a…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | A $225 GPS spoofer can send sat-nav-guided vehicles into oncoming traffic *

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | A $225 GPS spoofer can send sat-nav-guided vehicles into oncoming traffic *

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Billions of people—and a growing number of autonomous vehicles—rely on mobile navigation services from Google, Uber, and others to provide real-time driving directions. A new proof-of-concept attack demonstrates how hackers could inconspicuously steer a targeted automobile to the wrong destination or, worse, endanger passengers by sending them down the wrong way of a one-way road.…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Using a virus to kill what antibiotics can’t

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Using a virus to kill what antibiotics can’t

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Enlarge / Phages on the surface of a bacterial cell. Due largely to overuse, we’re at risk of seeing many of our antibiotics lose effectiveness, leaving us without a defense against a number of potentially fatal infections. People are taking a variety of approaches to dealing with this, like looking for combinations of drugs that…