IBM Introduces New Features for OpenWhisk Serverless Cloud Platform

IBM has announced new features for OpenWhisk, the event-driven and open serverless cloud computing platform built for Bluemix public cloud service.

“Since we’ve built OpenWhisk with open standards, it’s able to not only help resolve many problems associated with server management, but also gives developers the flexibility to pull in outside tools and data and run code wherever they choose.”

said Bill Karpovich, general manager for IBM Cloud, in a statement.
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Facebook Counter Fake News with 3rd Party Fact-Checkers

Facebook Inc. (FB.O) will introduce new features to prevent fake news stories from spreading on its platform as part of an ongoing process to refine and test how it deals with fake news, a role that Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg shunned a month ago, by rolling out steps to weed out the “the worst of the worst,”.
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Uber Self Driving Volvo Cars Ordered to Stop by California DMV

Uber self driving Volvo cars that started to pick up passengers in San Francisco have already been ordered to cease operations immediately or face legal action. The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) sent a cease and desist letter for operating without a permit. The letter addressed to Anthony Levandowski, the co-founder of Otto and now head of Uber self driving autonomous car programs.
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How to Troubleshoot Screen Flickering in Microsoft Windows 10

Screen flickering in Microsoft Windows 10 is usually caused by incompatible app or display driver. To determine whether app or driver is causing screen flickering problem, check to see if Task Manager flickers. Then, based on that information, you’ll need to either update app or display driver. Continue reading “How to Troubleshoot Screen Flickering in Microsoft Windows 10”

Ultra Supercapacitors Battery Charges Mobile Phones in Seconds

The gadget is called a ultra capacity supercapacitor and it is said to be 10,000 times more powerful than the existing battery alternative. Scientists claim the advancement will allow mobile phone users to charge handsets in seconds and could make petrol powered cars redundant within decades.
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