Bing Upgrading Its Crawl System to Overcome ‘Lastmod’ Issues

Bing is undergoing a major upgrade, revamping its crawl system to overcome issues with how sites use the “lastmod” tag.

Cincinnati Policeman Fired for Using an AirTag to Stalk Ex

Cincinnati policeman Darryl Tyus has been fired for using an AirTag to stalk his ex, believed to be a sheriff’s deputy.

Red Hat Signs Partnership to Bring RHEL to Oracle Cloud

Red Hat has signed a major partnership with Oracle to bring Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.

Google Cloud May Be Alphabet’s Saving Grace in Tomorrow’s Earnings

Alphabet is poised to deliver its Q4 2022 earnings tomorrow, and analysts are looking to Google Cloud to be the bright spot.

Biden Administration Takes Aim Apple and Google’s App Stores

The Biden administration is taking aim at Apple and Google’s mobile app stores, representing perhaps one of the biggest challenge they have yet faced.

Microsoft Will Soon Incorporate a New, Improved ChatGPT in Bing

Microsoft is moving full speed ahead in its plans to incorporate ChatGPT in Bing, with a new and improved version rolling out in the coming weeks.

Japan and Netherlands Poised to Join US in China Semiconductor Crackdown

Japan and the Netherlands may be joining the US in its efforts to isolate the Chinese semiconductor industry over security concerns.

Tesla’s Net 2022 Bitcoin Losses Totaled $140 Million

Tesla executives may be regretting the company’s investment in Bitcoin, with its losses totaling a whopping $140 million in 2022.

T-Mobile Was 2022’s Undisputed Wireless and Broadband Winner

T-Mobile has released its fourth quarter and year-end results, and it is abundantly clear the magenta carrier is the undisputed winner of 2022.

Meta’s Dual-Camera Smartwatch May Not Be Dead After All

Rumors of the demise of Meta’s dual-camera smartwatch may be greatly exaggerated, with a new leak suggesting the project is very much alive.

PageDuty CEO Apologies for Martin Luther King Jr. Quote in Layoff Email

PagerDuty CEO Jennifer Tejada has apologized to employees for a cringe-worthy layoff email in which she quoted Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Upcoming Versions of Chrome May Translate Text in Images

Google is working on a major new Chrome feature, one that would translate text directly within pictures and images.

Intel Slashes Employee Pay Rather Than Reduce Dividend

Intel is showing where its priorities are, slashing employee pay in an effort to maintain its quarterly dividend.

GM Investing $650 Million in Lithium Americas for Lithium Mining

General Motors is investing $650 million in Lithium Americas to help develop the Thacker Pass lithium mine in Nevada.

PayPal Is Laying Off 2,000 of Its Workforce

PayPal has announced it is laying off roughly 2,000 employees, representing approximately 7% of its staff.

No More Free Peacock Plan for New Subscribers

Peacock has ended its free tier for new subscribers, only offering them a choice of paid plans.

ChromeOS Bringing Microsoft 365 and OneDrive Integration

Google is making it much easier for ChromeOS users to access their Microsoft data, adding Microsoft 365 and OneDrive integration.

Instagram’s Founders Are Launching An AI-Powered Social News Feed

Instagram’s founders are on to their next venture, launching Artifact, an AI-powered social news feed app.

Yahoo Teasing a Search Engine Return

Yahoo is teasing a return to the search engine market years after abandoning it to Google and Microsoft.

DOJ Launches Investigation of Tesla Over Self-Driving Claims

Tesla is being investigated by the Department of Justice over the company’s Full Self-Driving (FSD) and Autopilot claims.