When Marshall-branded headphones first started appearing on the market, sceptics would undoubtedly see it as an crude effort to milk the Marshall brand's strength. Surely a pair of headphones could never be as brilliant as the amplifiers used by the world's biggest rock stars for so many decades?We thought the same until we tried the Mid headphones, which launched in 2017. For … [Read more...] about Marshall Mid ANC review: Classic rock style meets modern noise-cancelling tech
If you feel like you keep reading about diversity in tech, well, that’s because there is still not enough ... diversity in tech. The juggernauts of the first computing revolution like HP and IBM actually had reasonable gender diversity, and IBM had its first female VP back in 1943. But fast forward to 2014 and just 31 percent of Facebook’s employees are women. Same … [Read more...] about Women and Minorities in Tech, By the Numbers
Governments aren’t known for being innovative, lean, quick-to-act organizations. Aside from deep state and cyber intelligence operations, most people think the government is synonymous with bureaucracy and outdated technology. While many are critical of government ’s hesitance to adopt new technologies, it’s important to remember that governments manage … [Read more...] about 3 ways governments are leveraging tech to stay ahead of the curve
At CES 2018, Samsung wowed the crowds with a wall sized TV, using a technology called "MicroLED." This wasn't the first time we've heard about the tech. Both Sony and Samsung demoed a similar technology the year before for movie theaters and other huge-screen commercial uses. Sony even dropped hints about it as early as 2014.But "The Wall" is different. At 146 inches, it's … [Read more...] about MicroLED is the first new screen tech in a decade. Can it beat OLED?
The biggest privilege of this job is having access to the best and brightest minds in the tech business: from inspirational female founders, to former most-wanted hackers, to Apple’s one-time CEO. I’ve spoken to some truly incredible people in my time at this site. But there’s a downside. Every time I pop onto a conference call, I die a little bit inside. Most … [Read more...] about It’s 2018 and most video conferencing tech is still crap