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Recently I started playing with SignalR using TypeScript, one of the things that very quickly made it's way into my project is the T4 template file is a "T4 template that creates Typescript type definitions for all your Signalr hubs. If you have C# interface named "IClient", a TS int

Gay Jeans Reveal Rainbow Threads With Every Wash And Wear

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You may think you know a pair of pants when you buy 'em, but denim's true character isn't revealed until your trou are well-loved, worn-in, and sudsed up a few times. Rather than just fade out like most pairs on the market—booooring—Betabrand's new Gay Jeans (yup) have a technicolor surprise hiding underneath the regular indigo. Read more...

The internet of things is great for chipmakers and a challenge for Intel

4 hours agoTechnology : GigaOM

Bringing everyday physical objects online is going to shake up the chip industry in a major way. There are new opportunities for startups and even Intel knows it has to change.

Why New Housing Alone Won't Fix What's Wrong With San Francisco

It's not hard to understand why housing prices keep going up in San Francisco. In simple terms, more people want to live in San Francisco than the current amount of housing can support. When there's higher demand for something than the supply can fulfill, prices go up. Show More Summary

The transparent Mac trick

Usually these wallpapers don't work well with desktops, but this is a big exception. [Photo credit: Thomas Huxley]...

Passenger Texts Mother From Ill-Fated South Korean Ferry: 'I Love You'

Six people are dead, 55 are injured and hundreds remain missing after a ferry capsized off the southern coast of South Korea Wednesday morning. Some passengers sent farewell text messages to their loved ones, as the ferry began to sink Of...Show More Summary

Oh Snap! Chinese Public Toilet Adds Flash To Your Flush

Shutter the door and make it snappy! This curious camera-shaped public toilet in Chongqing, China perfectly fits the computer and electronics focused vibe of the neighborhood. Bonus: there's no better place to butt-dial a selfie.

Spotify gives up on P2P technology for music streaming

4 hours agoTechnology : GigaOM

Music subscription service Spotify is getting ready to switch its data delivery technology from P2P to a server-client model, according to a TorrentFreak report. Spotify has long been using P2P for its desktop client, but not for mobile and web listening, and it makes sense that […]

Proof That Netflix Is Destroying Cable TV

A new report from consumer data company Experian suggests that online video content services like Netflix are pulling people away from cable television. After surveying more than 24,000 U.S. adults, Experian found that households with...Show More Summary

5 Driving Aids That Make Driving Easier & Safer

Is it getting to be a pain (literally) to get in and out of your car? What about turning your head half way around to see what is in your "blind spot?"  Can you see while driving at night?  Well, here are 5 nifty products that will help you continue to drive without hurting yourself; they'll also help to keep you and other drivers safe.

G-Technology to ship Thunderbolt 2 'Studio Series' RAID arrays in mid-May, up to 24TB

The latest entry in a growing selection of Thunderbolt 2 capable storage solutions, G-Technology's G-SPEED Studio and G-RAID Studio RAID arrays incorporate high-capacity 6TB HDDs and ultra-fast I/O into small chassis designs.

Daily Roundup: Samsung Gear 2 review, allure of the anonymous internet and more!

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all...

Trials Fusion jumps onto Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PS4

Console gamers have a new game they can now purchase online, and it looks like a whole lot of fun. The new game is called Trials Fusion and is the latest game in the Trials franchise,…

More signs point to the Galaxy S5 being a winner

When Samsung launched the Galaxy S5, it did so amid fears that the smartphone market was becoming saturated. However, based on recent reports about launch-day sales of the S5, it looks like Samsung will do just fine this year. According...Show More Summary

Poof! Speakers Disappear at Bang & Olufsen's Concept Store

If Admiral Ackbar had anything to say about Bang & Olufsen's new concept store in Midtown Manhattan, it would be, "It's a trap!" See also: Apple to Open First Store in Turkey That's because the high-end audio-visual company has designed its store as a lure. Show More Summary

Announcing the 'Weekly Photo Contest: Flowers' winners!

Dozens of fantastic flower photos this week made it nearly impossible to pick just 2 winners Flowers are clearly in bloom if you take a look through the entries in last week's photo contest, and the pictures of those flowers on display are quite incredible. Show More Summary

Pinterest’s “Choose Your Own Adventure” Could Be A Travel Product

4 hours agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Pinterest's upcoming news event, dubbed "Choose Your Own Adventure," may not be directly related to the company's efforts in the personalization space, but rather the announcement of a consumer-facing travel product, we're hearing. The launch will be aimed at attracting more men to Pinterest's service, which is today overwhelmingly female. Read More

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