Month: May 2020

Month: May 2020

DoorDash’s new Storefront feature will help restaurants set up their own websites – #DoorDash #storefront #feature #Restaurants #websites #coronavirus #COVID19 #AloneTogether | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 29, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge  DoorDash on Thursday launched a new initiative called Storefront to help restaurants create websites and directly manage online pickup and delivery orders. As the COVID-19 pandemic has forced restaurants to pause their sit-down service, many have become increasingly reliant on delivery platforms like DoorDash, as well as competitors

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Niantic adds ‘reality blending’ to Pokémon Go to make your virtual pals even more realistic – #niantic #pokemongo #realityblending #AR #augmentedreality #gaming #mobile #virtual | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 26, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Photo by Sam Byford / The Verge Niantic Labs is adding a new augmented reality feature to Pokémon Go next month that will make the virtual creatures look even more realistic. The new feature will let real-world objects obscure parts of the pocket monsters or let them hide entirely behind environmental fixtures like trees or

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J.K. Rowling is releasing a new book chapter-by-chapter online for free – #JKRowling #TheIckabog #HarryPotter #FantasticBeasts #book #online #free | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 26, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

J.K. Rowling will stagger the release of her new children’s novel The Ickabog over the next seven weeks, publishing the book in tiny chapters online and making it available to readers for free. Rowling is hosting The Ickabog on a new website with anywhere from “a chapter (or two, or three)” being published at a

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You can now play Microsoft’s new surf game inside the Edge browser – #microsoft #edge #browser #surf #game #easteregg | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 26, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Microsoft created a fun Easter egg for its Edge browser to reveal the new logo last year, and it’s now available for everyone to play. The Edge surf game is very similar to SkiFree, a classic game that was released as part of Microsoft’s Entertainment Pack 3 for Windows back in 1991. While it was

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Did somebody say more Bird’s Eye imagery? – #Microsoft #Bing #Bingmaps #Maps #mapping #API #GIS #Birdseye #imagery #oblique #update| #RoadmapforSuccess
May 26, 2020 Bing Maps Adam E. Williams

The Bing Maps team continues to release more stunning high-resolution oblique (45-degree angle) aerial Bird’s Eye imagery. This most recent wave of Bird’s Eye imagery that was released over the last several months represents over 80,000 square kilometers of new imagery spanning 100+ cities in the United States. In case you missed it, you can

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No I Can Do It Myself – #PeculiarPodcast #Humor #DontBeSoSerious #Seattle #PatCashman #washyourhands #COVID19 #coronavirus | #RoadmapforSuccess
May 24, 2020 Entertainment Adam E. Williams

Lisa has managed to lose 24 pounds during the pandemic quarantine. Pat’s mom used to tell him “eat the fat…. it’s good for you!” Pat and Lisa talk about the books they… Seattle Radio personalities (and we use that term loosely) Pat Cashman and Lisa Foster are BACK and on DEMAND talking about stuff you

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The biggest announcements from Microsoft Build 2020 – #microsoft #build2020 #developer #conference #edge #teams #powertoys #coronavirus #COVID19 | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 20, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Photo by Tom Warren / The Verge   Microsoft’s annual developer conference has officially kicked off, the first yearly developer conference in the consumer tech world we’ve experienced online. The others are Google I/O and Apple’s WWDC. All three have obviously changed during the pandemic and watching what each company has chosen (or will choose)

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Let Bing Maps be an essential part of your Healthcare EHR Solution – #microsoft #bing #bingmaps #healthcare #EHR #solutions #geovendor #coronavirus #COVID19 | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 19, 2020 Bing Maps Adam E. Williams

Are you looking to add a Geospatial Location Provider or Mapping Service to your EHR/EMR Technology Solution? Then look no further! Bing Maps provides a seamless integration, making it a whole lot easier to geocode and validate your Patient and Location addresses, as well as utilize the additional features that that may be required, such

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Alibaba’s Jack Ma quits board of Japan’s struggling SoftBank – #softbank #alibaba #JackMa #wework #Japan #technology | #RoadmapForSuccess
May 18, 2020 Local Adam E. Williams

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma is stepping down from the board of SoftBank Group, as the Japanese technology company struggles over its risky investments such as office-sharing venture WeWork.

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