Tech companies form alliance to create networking for autonomous vehicles

The self-driving cars of the future will have a lot of computing power, and that means they’ll also need fast networking. So five tech and car companies have formed the formation of the Networking for Autonomous Vehicles (NAV) Alliance. The initial members for the San Jose, California-based alliance include Aquantia, Bosch, Continental, Nvidi…Read More

Twitter DOWN – Social networking site not working for HUNDREDS of users

Twitter is down right now and not working for hundreds of users today. Independent website Down Detector has received a surge of Twitter down reports. Some 40 per cent of those affected are experiencing problems with the Twitter website. While 33 per cent are experiencing issues with the iPad app and 26 per cent are […]

Upgraded Raspberry Pi 3 delivers more power and faster networking

Despite selling over 14 million of its low-cost DIY computing boards, the Raspberry Pi Foundation adheres to a slow release cycle. The company typically waits over a year to refresh its range, and even then improvements can be very subtle. That’s exactly the case with its flagship board, the Raspberry Pi 3, which has today […]

An elite networking group that counts professional athletes and fashion executives as members is turning an island off Finland into the next Soho House

SuperShe SuperShe is a women-only international networking club founded by Kristina Roth in 2017. Roth recently bought an island off the coast of Finland as a headquarters for SuperShe and a place for the group to host retreats. SuperShe Island will open to members in June, and later be available for non-SuperShe members and groups […]

Facebook DOWN – Social networking site not working for HUNDREDS of users

Facebook is down at the moment with the social networking site not working for hundreds of users. Independent website Down Detector has received a surge of reports of Facebook down today, with more than half of affected users experiencing a total blackout. The Facebook outage today seems to be mainly affecting users in the US. […]

The Dark Side of Networking

In 2012, Katherine Milkman, a professor at Wharton who studies judgment and decision-making, co-authored a study that sought to determine the role of race and gender in professional advancement. In order to do that, Milkman and her colleagues used 10 names that might be associated with a particular race or gender and assigned them to […]

Why you shouldn’t be afraid to ask when it comes to networking

Jennifer Fonstad, cofounder of Aspect Ventures and a seasoned venture capitalist, admits she’s more of an introvert than an extrovert. But when it comes to networking with Silicon Valley insiders, she’s a pro. Her advice: Don’t be afraid to ask. Fonstad offered her advice at the Catalyst Conference in San Francisco this week in a fireside […]

Destiny 2 moves to a more server-centric networking model

Enlarge With Destiny 2 moving the franchise to the PC for the first time, a lot of players were hoping Activision would use dedicated servers to ensure stability and reliability. The company mentioned last week that those hopes for a dedicated server wouldn’t be fulfilled, but Destiny 2 Engineering Lead Mat Segur says the game’s hybrid server […]

Execs have a new attitude about networking — and it’s killing famous power-lunching spots and golf courses

Sarah Jacobs America’s business leaders are rethinking how they network. Gone are the days when execs both young and more veteran had the time to spend hours at a boozy lunch or on the golf course. Taking its place are a whole new set of networking activities — think “sweatworking” on a run or at a […]