71 Results for

shaver

Article

​iPhone-connected breathalyzer takes out top Australian tech design award

A smartphone-connected breathalyzer has taken out the top consumer electronics prize at Australia's Good Design Awards, beating a portable cinema camera, a Kickstarter-funded charging cable and the Leap Motion Controller for the top prize.

By May 28, 2014

Article

The retaliation begins: Google profiles get Schmidt-faced

In a protest over Google now grabbing users' profile photos for ads, some people have apparently decided to change their shot to a photo of Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt.

By October 12, 2013

Article

Ex-Firefox exec Shaver has plans for Facebook's Android app

Mike Shaver, formerly technical strategy leader for Mozilla's browser, now leads Facebook's Android app development. The jobs are closer than you might think.

By January 16, 2012

Article

Bitcoin is a legitimate form of 'currency,' a federal judge rules

The virtual currency gains a measure of legitimacy in the prosecution of a man accused of running a Bitcoin-inspired Ponzi scheme.

By August 7, 2013

Article

SEC accuses Texas man of running Bitcoin Ponzi scheme

"Fraudsters are not beyond the reach of the SEC just because they use...virtual currency to mislead investors and violate federal securities laws," the SEC says, as it files charges against a Texas man.

By July 23, 2013

Article

Facebook recruiting Android users to test its app

The social network utilizes Google Play's new beta testing program to turn users into Android app testers who can report bugs and crashes immediately to Facebook.

By June 27, 2013

Article

Mozilla loses strategy exec Mike Shaver

After six years helping to chart the course of the Firefox browser, Shaver is leaving the nonprofit that develops the open-source browser.

By September 16, 2011

Article

Facebook helps app makers hawk to Android, iOS audiences

The social network is letting application developers pay to push ads to smartphone owners running specific versions of Android and iOS.

By March 27, 2013

Article

Google is a 'significant platform for us,' says Facebook

Facebook continues to tout its "mobile first" strategy by highlighting its relationship to Google and the Android operating system.

By March 4, 2013

Article

If Facebook wants Opera, the price just went up

The Norwegian browser's stock popped today on rumors of a possible acquisition. Buying Opera would be costly but could give Facebook better control over its destiny.

By May 29, 2012