Whistleblower thought program was "probably illegal as it was not court-supervised."
Hey, it's HighScalability time: The Pixar render farm in 1995 is half of an iPhone (@BenedictEvans) If you like this sort of Stuff then please support me on Patreon. 33.0%: of all retail goods sold online in the US are sold on Amazon;...Show More Summary
This past Monday we shared a video that showed a performance test pitting Samsung's brand new Galaxy Note 7 against Apple's year-old iPhone 6s. Instead of relying on benchmark testing to compare the two phones, this particular test used a different method intended to compare their performance during real-world usage. Show More Summary
It's always difficult to cope with the end of summer, but as the temperature drops and the days get shorter, at least we'll have a wide selection of new shows and movies to watch on Netflix. The streaming service revealed its September...Show More Summary
There’s a third Bridget Jones movie coming out this year, and you'll probably see it as soon as it comes out, whether you’re a fan of the character, or because someone will drag you with them in a cinema this September. But until then you’ll probably hear Ellie Goulding’s brand new Still Falling For You single everywhere. Show More Summary
Travel back to October 2015, when the HTC A9 was shiny and new. Amid the controversy about the price and availability — too much and too little — or how it was just a copy of the iPhone that was just a copy of the HTC M9, there was a small glowing nugget of sunshine. Show More Summary
Apple, Inc. wants a slice of the social sharing market […]
VentureBeat’s Bots Channel tracks all the important and interesting news related to the exploding field of bots and messaging. Each week we select the top stories and present them in in our free weekly newsletter, BotBeat. We include news stories by VentureBeat staff, guest articles from leading figures in the bots community and a good number of posts […]
Everything you need to know about the Pegasus malware and how Apple responded. Rene Ritchie has been covering Apple and the personal technology industry for almost a decade. Editor-in-chief of iMore, executive editor for Mobile Nations,...Show More Summary
Of all the movie presidents—not fictional presidents like Morgan Freeman’s President Tom Beck in Deep Impact, but rather, actors’ portrayals of real presidents—which one did his best? To help you decide, Candice Drouet put together a quick video showing actors playing presidents, including Robin Williams as Dwight D. Show More Summary
Ever noticed that a rubber band gets warmer when it’s stretched? The bands also get cooler when allowed to snap back to relaxed length? [Ben Krasnow] noticed, and he built a rubber band cooled refrigerator to demonstrate the concept....Show More Summary
I mean, the animator in the gif above changes his shirt at least four times before he’s able to make the Ninja Monkey doll walk, like, a couple of steps. That’s a lot of time spent animating the most basic of motions lasting just seconds. Show More Summary
Facebook is testing a multi-company groups feature within its Facebook at Work offering for businesses.
The disappearance of the doomed Franklin expedition has become the stuff of legend.
Accessibility enhancements releasing this quarter to Office 365 customers bring us closer to our goals of ensuring that people with disabilities can communicate, consume and create content on any device and that everyone can easily create content that is accessible for all people. Show More Summary
This video introduces DuoSkin, a new piece of wearable tech co-developed by MIT Media Lab and Microsoft Research. It’s a fantastic idea: a paint-on temporary tattoo whose circuitry makes it an on-skin interface with three practical applications. Show More Summary
By now, there’s a Guinness World Record for just about any random accomplishment you can think of, including “most functional gadgets on a cos-play suit” which is currently held by Ireland’s Julian Checkley who managed to cram 23 different contraptions into his impressive Batsuit. Read more...
Tiger Electronics’ LCD-based games shouldn’t have been as successful as they were against the Game Boy. But the company was anything but a failure. Why?
Time-lapse footage has the power to turn mundane things into the most fascinating video you’ve ever seen. Aside from making sure you don’t step in it, you’d probably barely notice ice cream melting on the sidewalk. But when the hours...Show More Summary
OSIRIS-REx will help us defend ourselves against future asteroid attacks.