Gadget Lab Podcast: Samsung’s Innovation Dilemma

What’s a giant consumer electronics maker to do when it notices that younger customers are more interested in paying for experiences, rather than things? That’s what WIRED senior associate editor Arielle Pardes had the chance to ask Samsung’s David Eun this week at the Collision conference in Toronto. Eun says he envisions a consumer market …

First American site bug exposed 885 million sensitive title insurance records

News just in from security reporter Brian Krebs: Fortune 500 real estate insurance giant First American exposed approximately 885 million sensitive records because of a bug in its website. Krebs reported that the company’s website was storing and leaking bank account numbers, statements, mortgage and tax records, and Social Security numbers and driving license images …

xCloud, Microsoft’s answer to PlayStation Now, can stream 3,500 games

While Microsoft’s game-streaming service isn’t ready for primetime yet, it’s further along than anyone thought: Project xCloud, which is currently being beta tested by Microsoft employees, can already stream 3,500 games from the cloud with another 1,900 games potentially titles on their way.  Microsoft unveiled these and other key details today in a new blog …

CFIUS Cometh: What this Obscure Agency Does and Why It Matters to Your Fund or Startup

How the government plans to fight foreign investment in tech companies and venture capital Evan J. Zimmerman 8 hours Evan J. Zimmerman Contributor Evan J. Zimmerman is an entrepreneur, investor, and writer. He is the Chairman of Jovono and Chairman of the Clinton Health Access Initiative technology council. He is a partner and director in …

Huawei is banned from using SD cards in future devices

The SD Association confirmed to Engadget that Huawei was dropped from the trade group in order to comply with recent orders from the US Department of Commerce. Last week, the government agency placed Huawei and 70 of its affiliate companies on its “Entity List,” a decision that signifies the government believes Huawei may be undermining …

Milano sfila per il clima. Al «Fridays for Future» 30 mila giovani in marcia

Al mattino gli studenti, al pomeriggio la città. Tutti in marcia per il clima. Venerdì la giornata di mobilitazione è iniziata con i ragazzi di «Fridays for Future» che sono tornati, dopo la grande manifestazione del 15 marzo, a occupare le strade di Milano con la loro battaglia per chiedere interventi contro il cambiamento climatico …