Monday, May 15, 2017

On topic: Tech news to know now

Here’s what’s going on in tech.

Cybersecurity company stocks are up amid the global cyberattack on Windows-based systems. (CNBC)

Your enemy (Uber) is my enemy: Google’s Waymo teams up with Lyft on self-driving technology. (NYT)

Sam Altman of Y Combinator might run for California governor, Willie Brown wrote in the San Francisco Chronicle. (Recode)

Apple buys Menlo Park-based Lattice Data, which specializes in “dark data,” for $200 million. (TechCrunch)

Google is putting Android in Audi and Volvo’s car infotainment systems. (Bloomberg)

ICYMI: The Inner Circle, which is like Tinder for elites, has expanded to San Francisco, Los Angeles and elsewhere. (Business Insider)


Photo: An employee looks at the cyber threat monitor at the executive briefing center at FireEye in Milpitas, Calif., on Feb. 23, 2015. Shares of FireEye and other cybersecurity companies are up today amid the global cyberattacks that began Friday, May 12, 2017. (Gary Reyes/Bay Area News Group)

May 15, 2017 at 11:41PM

from Levi Sumagaysay