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The Internet Of Things Just Got Even More Unsafe To Use – Forbes

Monday, October 30, 2017

Stock Image The Internet of Things You’ve probably heard this one before. A scientist grows abnormally obsessive about his research. He is in over his head. He is fiddling with powers way beyond his own physical or intellectual capability. The next thing you know, an apocalypse is nigh. If you were to really think about it now, that’s pretty much the case with the internet of things today. We have…

Toyota wants to get us truly crushing on cars – TechCrunch

Monday, October 30, 2017

Toyota is very invested in love. The automaker has a central philosophy of making vehicles that inspire ‘Aisha,’ a concept that literally means “beloved car” in Japanese. But the nature of ‘Aisha’ is changing, necessarily, just at the nature of automobiles themselves are fundamentally changing as we usher in automated and semi-autonomous driving. The key to making ‘Aisha’ work in this new era, Toyota believes, lies in using artificial intelligence…

This fashion historian’s learning about the past from what we wore; Now she needs your vintage clothing – LancasterOnline

Monday, October 30, 2017

Damayanthie Eluwawalage, a costume historian, looks for clothing like this dress worn by James Buchanan’s niece, to learn more about Pennsylvania’s past.

How Rihanna pulls off haute couture with her ‘fluctuating’ body type – New York Post

Monday, October 30, 2017

While it’s no secret that Rihanna has killer personal style, everyone’s favorite bad girl can also rock a curve like no other. What she happily describes as a “fluctuating body type” has given her seemingly unlimited choices for what to wear next. And she’s not afraid to try every conceivable look and make it her own — whether she’s feeling lean or not. It’s a lesson she believes other women…

See All Your Favorite Fashion People’s Halloween Costumes – Fashionista (blog)

Monday, October 30, 2017

Kaia Gerber as Elvira Hancock from ‘Scarface’. Photo: @kaiagerber/Instagram Halloween may still be a few days away, but the weekend before the holiday itself was nonetheless one of over-the-top celebrations and dramatic costumes, at least amongst a solid portion of celebrities and fashion people. Whether attending the amFAR/Naked Heart Association benefit event, as was the case for a slew of models, or simply out and about at one of the…

Newspaper headlines: #MeToo fallout continues in the papers … – BBC News

Monday, October 30, 2017

Image caption Some prisoners are to be granted the right to vote, the Sunday Times says The Sunday Times reports that some prisoners are to be granted the right to vote. Under the plans – which the paper says were circulated among ministers last week – prisoners with jail sentences of less than a year, who are let out on day release, would be able to take part in elections….

Story in the Works, FOIA Funding Needed – Oakland County 115 News

Monday, October 30, 2017

Story in the Works, FOIA Funding Needed Story in the Works, FOIA Funding Needed (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 29, 2017) Hi Readers! As you know, The Oakland County Times is a reader and advertising sponsor supported publication.  We do a good job of keeping our expenses down, operating at less than $20,000 a year. But sometimes things come up and we need to ask for your support. This week is…

This fashion historian’s learning about the past from what we wore; Now she needs your vintage clothing – LancasterOnline

Monday, October 30, 2017

Damayanthie Eluwawalage, a costume historian, looks for clothing like this dress worn by James Buchanan’s niece, to learn more about Pennsylvania’s past.

See All Your Favorite Fashion People’s Halloween Costumes – Fashionista (blog)

Monday, October 30, 2017

Kaia Gerber as Elvira Hancock from ‘Scarface’. Photo: @kaiagerber/Instagram Halloween may still be a few days away, but the weekend before the holiday itself was nonetheless one of over-the-top celebrations and dramatic costumes, at least amongst a solid portion of celebrities and fashion people. Whether attending the amFAR/Naked Heart Association benefit event, as was the case for a slew of models, or simply out and about at one of the…

How Rihanna pulls off haute couture with her ‘fluctuating’ body type – New York Post

Monday, October 30, 2017

While it’s no secret that Rihanna has killer personal style, everyone’s favorite bad girl can also rock a curve like no other. What she happily describes as a “fluctuating body type” has given her seemingly unlimited choices for what to wear next. And she’s not afraid to try every conceivable look and make it her own — whether she’s feeling lean or not. It’s a lesson she believes other women…

Why the explosive growth of e-commerce could mean more jobs – wreg.com

Monday, October 30, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the robots came to online retailer Boxed, dread came, too: The familiar fear that the machines would take over, leaving a trail of unemployed humans in their wake. “I had a lot of people asking me, ‘What is going to happen to us?’” says Veronica Mena, a trainer for the e-commerce startup, recalling the anxiety that rippled through her co-workers after company executives announced plans to…

An Apple engineer showed his daughter the new iPhone X. Now, she says, he’s fired. – Recode

Monday, October 30, 2017

The famously secretive iPhone maker has zero — and we mean zero — patience with product leaks. Take it from Brooke Amelia Peterson. “At the end of the day, when you work for Apple it doesn’t matter how good of a person you are,” the teenager said in a YouTube video Saturday. “If you break a rule, they just have no tolerance. They had to do what they had to…

iPhone X Australian pricing – ZDNet

Monday, October 30, 2017

Apple and Australia’s three biggest telecommunications providers — Telstra, Optus, and Vodafone Australia — have unveiled their iPhone X pricing alongside pre-orders from October 27 ahead of launch on November 3. Purchasing the iPhone X outright from Apple will set Australians back AU$1,579 for the 64GB model or AU$1,829 for 256GB, and it is available in silver and space grey. The price tags are an increase on the iPhone 8…

After the iPhone X: Predicting the future of the smartphone – ZDNet

Monday, October 30, 2017

Apple’s iPhone X arrives next week; the state of the art when it comes to smartphone technology. But after the insanely rapid rise of the smartphone in just one decade, what comes next? Ever-continuing growth, or decline? Here’s a few predictions for what may happen to the smartphone over the next ten years or so. One to three years: Peak smartphone First comes the obvious short-term stuff. Screens will get…

Living With The iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus – Fast Company

Monday, October 30, 2017

The company released two phones, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, in late September, and will release a third, the iPhone X, this coming Friday. The 8 and 8 Plus, though full of improvements, build directly on the bones of last year’s iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. But the X, with its new form factor, Face ID security, OLED display, and notch, may be the newest new iPhone since…

There may be a privacy risk lurking beneath that shiny new iPhone, and it’s written all over your face – CNBC

Monday, October 30, 2017

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