The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week. More »
South Korean telco SK Telecom recently claimed it was rolling out the world's first nationwide Internet of Things (IoT) network, but it looks like the Netherlands has beaten it to the punch. Dutch telecommunications company KPN has switched...Show More Summary
Nissan has made a big environmental push recently, turning to renewable energy at its Sunderland plant and investigating ways to repurpose used EV batteries. The automotive giant has now teamed up with power management company EatonShow More Summary
If you find yourself struggling to focus on an object, there may one day be an alternative to reaching for your glasses or popping in your contact lenses. Scientists have found that by delivering a mild electrical current to a certain...Show More Summary
Just need a couple of common bugs, some GPUs and time Android's full-disk encryption on millions of devices can be cracked by brute-force much more easily than expected – and there's working code to prove it.…
On July 1, 1874, the Remington typewriter hit the market, with the earliest version of what would become the keyboard layout we still use today.
Microsoft seems to have let slip that it’s secretly bui […]
Google Maps has finally added the ability to get multi- […]
Intel is set to form an alliance with Bayerische Motore […]
This week, we have the ultimate Shiva Bowl trophy -- The League Complete Series Collector's Set. You don't need to know much about fantasy football, or even sports, to appreciate this freebie.
On September 30, the European Space Agency will send the Rosetta spacecraft crashing into Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
Carrier billing for phone purchases is nothing new, but Microsoft has been working for around a year on the next step, enabling users to pay for their Microsoft Store purchases on their PC from their phone bill. Multi-national carrier Wind has been one of the first to sign up for the feature, allowing those without […]
Yesterday, Facebook released its Messenger app for Windows 10 Mobile devices with new design and many new features. Today, they released an update for Messenger in Windows Store and the updated app version is 75.503.35628.0. There is no new change log in the Store listing, so it must be a bug fix update. App features: Get notifications so […]
A few years ago, [Artem] learned about ways to focus sound in an issue of Popular Mechanics. If sound can be focused, he reasoned, it could be focused onto a plane of microphones. Get enough microphones, and you have a ‘sound camera’,...Show More Summary
One of the relatively new and wildly underrated features to come to the Instagram app is the ability to post photos without even opening the app. This does, of course, come with the caveat that if you use this method, you will not have access to the one thing that makes Instagram so popular: its filters. Show More Summary
There was a good article this week in The Independent about how more women are using fertility appsas a de facto form of contraception. It's apparently not working too well, leading to numerous unwanted pregnancies. [Read more]
While Google didn't confirm which version number would be accompanying Android Nougat when the new statue was unveiled yesterday, the company has revealed the information in the statue's official video which has been posted to YouTu...
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by Angela Guess FastCasual recently reported, “Big data can help restaurant owners analyze customer location-based information which can lead to improved customer service and improve overall business. That’s the focus of a new guide, available for free on Fast Casual and sponsored by GoodData. Show More Summary
by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Hortonworks, Inc. a leading innovator of open and connected data platforms, today announced that Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is upgrading its Enterprise Analytics and Business Intelligence capabilities using the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP®). Show More Summary