Utrip partners with JetBlue to combine AI and human expertise in airline’s trip-planning portal

June 26, 2017 - 12:10 pm in Life

(JetBlue Vacations screen grab)Planning a vacation with the help of artificial intelligence just got a boost thanks to JetBlue and its new partnership with Utrip, the Seattle startup that combines local experts and machine learning to create travel itineraries.…

What it’s like to fly in the 77-year-old Breitling DC-3 as it circles the globe

June 24, 2017 - 11:59 am in News

The Breitling DC-3 plane is setting a new world record to become the oldest plane to fly around the world. (Photo courtesy of Breitling)The Breitling…

If you’re a minority in technology, your own success is a form of social activism, says tech investor

June 22, 2017 - 11:53 am in What's hot

Participants in the Inclusive Investment panel at Tech Inclusion Seattle, a two-day conference. From left to right: Wayne Sutton, panel moderator and…

What Is kernel_task, and Why Is It Running on my Mac?

June 20, 2017 - 11:50 am in What's hot

So you found something called “kernel_task” in Activity Monitor, and you want to know what it is. Good news: it’s nothing nefarious. It’s actually your operating system.   Click Here to Continue Reading Source: Articles - HowToGeek.com

It’s business, and it’s personal: How Amazon Web Services decides to enforce non-compete contracts

June 18, 2017 - 11:38 am in Life

Employees at Amazon’s Seattle Headquarters. (Photo via Commercial Property Executive / Amazon HQ)Career decisions are always stressful, but employees at Amazon Web Services face an additional source of anxiety when evaluating new opportunities: am I about…

How this tech startup is helping 7 homeowners join forces to sell their properties at a premium

June 17, 2017 - 11:42 am in Life

Owners of the seven properties outlined in red are selling together for a premium. (CityBldr Photo)In November, Jane and Andy Freeman received an unexpected letter in the mail. CityBldr CEO Bryan Copley wants to ‘build smarter cities.’ (Photo by Business…

The US Navy’s Still Working on a Kick-Ass Railgun

May 30, 2017 - 12:10 pm in Extra

If you’ve seen just about any sci-fi since Star Wars, you should be at loosely familiar with the notion of a rail gun. Essentially, the weapon uses powerful electrical currents and magnetic fields […] The post The US Navy’s Still Working on a Kick-Ass…

How to Connect Your Android Phone to Your TV

May 24, 2017 - 12:08 pm in What's hot

In the age of smartphones, we keep everything stored on our little pocket computers: pictures, spreadsheets, documents, videos, music, and everything in between. If you want to share this content with other people, though, why huddle around a tiny screen when…

SpaceX Makes History… Y’know, Again

May 20, 2017 - 12:06 pm in News

Last night, SpaceX did something that, until now, no one has ever done — put a reused rocket into orbit and then land it vertically. This is SpaceX’s entire MO, the whole idea […] The post SpaceX Makes History… Y’know, Again appeared first on Geek.com.…

The Best Retro Game Controllers for Your PC or Raspberry Pi Emulators

May 18, 2017 - 12:04 pm in What's hot

Nintendo is apparently allergic to money. After creating an instant and profitable hit with the NES Classic, the company decided to end production of the cheap little emulation machine just a few months after its introduction. No matter: tech savvy Nintendo…