IBM brings Cloud Foundry and Red Hat OpenShift together – gpgmail

[ad_1] At the Cloud Foundry Summit in The Hague, IBM today showcased its Cloud Foundry Enterprise Environment on Red Hat’s OpenShift container platform. For the longest time, the open-source Cloud Foundry Platform-as-a-Service ecosystem and Red Hat’s Kubernetes-centric OpenShift were mostly seen as competitors, with both tools vying for enterprise customers who want to modernize their […]

Mozilla launches a VPN, brings back the Firefox Test Pilot program – gpgmail

[ad_1] Mozilla today announced that it is bringing back the Firefox Test Pilot program to allow users to try out new features before they are ready for mainstream usage. While the name is familiar, though, the overall goals of the new program are a bit different from the last iteration and the focus is less […]

HackerOne just closed a new round of funding that brings its total funding to $110 million – gpgmail

[ad_1] HackerOne, the seven-year-old, San Francisco-based company that mediates between hackers and companies interested in testing their online vulnerabilities, has raised $36.4 million in Series D funding that brings the company’s total funding to date to  $110 million. The deal was led by Valor Equity Partners, which was joined by the company’s earlier investors, including […]

Kobo brings the Forma form factor to a cheaper model – gpgmail

[ad_1] I’ve long had a soft spot for Kobo for a few reasons. First is the simple fact that the company (now part of Rakuten) was one of the last few competing with Amazon in the e-reader market. Second is features like Pocket integration. Third is the device’s openness to file formats like ePub that […]

USB4 brings better speeds and compatibility — but loses the space in the name – gpgmail

[ad_1] The organizations behind the widely used USB standard have released some new info on the latest iteration of the interface, and it’s nothing but good news for consumers. It’ll be faster and bring improved compatibility, with no need to pay close attention to which cable or port you’re using. And pedants take note: there’s […]

Herschel’s Retreat brings classical simplicity to the laptop backpack – gpgmail

[ad_1] It’s finally Bag Week again! The most wonderful week of the year at gpgmail. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rollers to messengers to fanny packs. I’ve been meaning to check out a Herschel bag for a while now, just to see what […]

Apple brings contactless student IDs to a dozen more universities – gpgmail

[ad_1] Ahead of the upcoming school year, Apple this morning announced it’s bringing contactless student IDs in Apple Wallet to several more U.S. universities. The expansion will allow over 100,000 college students to carry their student ID on their iPhone or Apple Watch, where it can be used for a variety of tasks including paying […]

Y Combinator-backed Trella brings transparency to Egypt’s trucking and shipping industry – gpgmail

[ad_1] Y Combinator has become one of the key ways that startups from emerging markets get the attention of American investors. And arguably no clutch of companies has benefitted more from Y Combinator’s attention than startups from emerging markets tackling the the logistics market. On the heels of the success the accelerator had seen with […]

Tesla brings back free unlimited supercharging for the Model S and X – gpgmail

[ad_1] Tesla is resurrecting a popular benefit that CEO Elon Musk once called “unsustainable” as it attempts to boost sales of its more expensive electric vehicles. Tesla announced Saturday that all new Model S sedans and Model X SUVs will come with free unlimited access to its network of electric vehicle chargers known as superchargers. […]