Dealerscope Staff

Dealerscope Staff
DSI Systems Announces New Warehouse Location in Portland

DSI Systems is pleased to announce the addition of a distribution center in Portland, Oregon. This new location will provide DSI’s retailers the ability to pick up equipment for same and next day installations, and receive shipments next day throughout the entire Oregon market. Doug Robison, President and CEO of DSI Systems stated, “The addition…

Google WiFi, OnHub routers inexplicably crashed today

Google's smart router projects are supposed to provide hassle-free networking, but today many owners are experiencing just the opposite. Reports are streaming in of nonfunctional Google OnHub and WiFi units pushing little more than a flashing blue light. On Twitter, the Made by Google team is advising users to try setting up again, while a…

Lawsuits could mean that the Silicon Valley self-driving-tech bubble is about to pop

The gloves are coming off in the Silicon Valley race to dominate the self-driving-tech world. Google's Waymo is now suing Uber and its recent acquisition, Otto, accusing it of stealing technology secrets. As Business Insider's Alexei Oreskovic and Danielle Muoio reported on Thursday: "At the center of the suit is Anthony Levandowski, one of the…

Apple looking into video of exploding iPhone 7 Plus

Apple is investigating claims that an iPhone 7 Plus “blew up” due to battery issues, following the posting of a video and photos of the destroyed smartphone on Twitter. The video of the rose gold iPhone 7 Plus, owned by Brianna Olivas, 18, from Tuscon, Arizona, shows the phone’s back deformed by a swollen battery…

Samsung’s plus-sized Galaxy S8 will pack a huge 6.2-inch display

Samsung might be more than a month away from unveiling its much-awaited Galaxy S8 flagship, but the leakfest around the launch is about to reach its climax – and the latest leaked report gives us a peek at the spec sheet for the bigger-sized S8+ model. The ever-reliable Evan Blass from VentureBeat has tweeted a…

This tiny $40 device can make any pair of headphones wireless

The slow and eventual extinction of the headphone jack is a threatening prospect for your favorite wired headphones. For many, the only option to use wired headphones with devices that don't have a headphone jack, like the iPhone 7, is to use an adapter. For many reasons, adapters aren't an elegant solution. Thankfully, there are…

Retiring Software: Sometimes Necessary but Never Easy

Software products, like fruits and vegetables, have a limited shelf life. Virtually all applications eventually fall victim to new technologies, fresh business approaches and evolving user needs. Knowing exactly when it's time to bid farewell to a familiar and trusted software tool in favor of a shiny, new offering can be a tough decision. After…