At last week’s developers’ conference, Apple announced its new smart speaker: HomePod. Though equipped with smart functions, HomePod is a speaker first, virtual assistant second. The 7-inch-tall device includes an upward-facing woofer for low distortion, the A8 chip found in iPhones, and six microphones to allow the device to understand users from far away or […]

With the addition of Adobe Scan, Adobe is removing the pain of scanning documents on the go. Though mobile apps the scan documents have been around for a while, they are not always free and Adobe’s product is already assured to work with Adobe reading and editing tools. The app uses optical character recognition to […]

Google I/O, the company’s annual developer conference, took place last week and included a number of important announcements about virtual reality, Home, Assistant, and more. One new capability could impact how you approach your business’s app. The tools to build Android Instant Apps are now available for all developers. Instant Apps deploy a lightweight version […]

Since Friday, a malware attack called WannaCry has been wreaking havoc on major computer networks all over the world. It presents itself as a pop-up window that informs the user that their files are encrypted unless they pay a ransom. As of Sunday, this attack has impacted more than 100,000 organizations according to Europol. It […]

Clocking in at just 2.76 pounds with a 13.5” display, the new Surface Laptop from Microsoft is clearly designed with portability in mind. The new device is being called Microsoft’s answer to the Macbook Air, but this true laptop boasts many interesting features of its own. Design The first thing you notice about the Surface […]

Even the biggest tech companies can fall prey to phishing. Last month, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that two tech companies had been taken by a scammer for more than $100 million. It was recently reported that those two companies were Facebook and Google. The phishing job that managed to get to these two […]

The current presidential administration has recently shown signs of making significant changes to the way H-1B visas are awarded, potentially impacting the hiring practices of tech companies large and small. The H-1B visa program is designated to provide work visas to highly skilled workers from abroad, and is primarily used to bring in scientists, engineers, […]