Oh Samsung. When the company isn't busy recalling cellphones and washing machines for being safety hazards, it's busy fighting its customers in court. In 2015, Daniel Norcia contended that he was misled by Samsung about the capabilities of his Galaxy S4. Specifically, its speed, performance and memory capacity, according to Consumerist. Source: Consumerist (1) (PDF), (2)
Over eight years ago, talk of a Dirty Rotten Scoundrels remake began. Hot Tub Time Machine director and Grosse Point Blank co-writer Steve Pink was hired to write and direct the remake, based on the wonderful comedy starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine, which was itself a remake of the 1964 film, Bedtime Story. Show More Summary
Time-lapse footage of one of Thunder Laser’s cutting machines as it precisely slices through a sheet of MDF plywood, gradually revealing the intricate latticework of a flat-pack model of the Eiffel Tower. We don’t really need one, but we want one of these machines in our office now. The post Laser Cutting the Eiffel Tower appeared first on The Awesomer.
He's a complicated man, that no one understands, but his woman! Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Harry here... Well, the big news of the day is that Tim Story is set to direct a new take on SHAFT! Now, if you haven't seen the original films directed by Gordon Parks and starring the fucking phenomenal Richard Roundtree... Show More Summary
If she ever abandons acting, Kristen Stewart might have a gig in artificial intelligence. The Twilight actress has just published a research paper on a machine learning technique called "neural style transfer" and its use in film, reports Quartz. Style transfer is a "fun technique," according to Tech Crunch, though...
The Karaoke machine we deserve The Singman has a lot of potential as a complete home entertainment unit in itself, but let’s focus on what it’s actually meant to do. This...
THE ULTIMATE SELF-DRIVING MACHINE? 2017 BMW 5 Series Drive.
Shares of International Business Machines (IBM) are up $3.01, or 1.8%, at $169.83, recovering from last night’s after-hours losses, after the company beat Q4 revenue and profit expectations, and forecast this year’s profit higher asShow More Summary
Remember the 90s? I sure do. We wore old flannel shirts and called it fashion. The bands had the best names: Alice in Chains. Radiohead. Rage Against The Machine. We argued in the public sphere over Keynesian vs Lockean economics (not...Show More Summary
Over in Japan Konami is still shambling along, releasing the occasional game and Pachislot machine. While a new Bomberman and Metal Gear spinoff are confirmed for the US (as well as any PES-related shenanigans), they also have another...Show More Summary
It was 50 years ago that Carroll Shelby and his team at Shelby American built the first Mustang-based Super Snake, a high-performance machine that started out life as a tester for Goodyear. It was based on Shelby’s original GT500 and featured the V-8 of the GT40 race car. Unfortunately, it proved so expensive that Shelby never built more...
Koenigseggs today are alien machines, unearthly in design and engineering wizardry made by a man from the future who builds cars until they are fast enough to take him home. But the first-ever Koenigsegg prototype was not that at all. It was a shoddy thing, looking like it came out of a shed in the 1990s, which it… Read more...
There was a time when the party or club DJ would just have to scratch, mix and spin to get the joint jumping and the bodies grooving. More recently, electronic instruments like synthesizers and drum machines have been nudging their way into the DJ's sonic arsenal. Show More Summary
Destiny has been in a rut for sometime. Nearly everyone I know has called it quits again after farming the Wrath of the Machine challenges, and the Winter update, while a nice gesture, essentially amounts to an extra Strike and a new scoreboard. Show More Summary
"Siri, will it rain today?", "Facebook, tag my friend in this photo." These are just two examples of the incredible things that we ask computers to do for us. But, have you ever asked yourself how computers know how to do these thin...
When the Mother of Invention Is a Machine, Who Gets Credit? https://t.co/C302Xk2zZD pic.twitter.com/KpShTLXzft — Singularity Hub (@singularityhub) January 20, 2017 “I Think, Therefore I Invent: Creative Computers and the Future of Patent Law,” #ai #MachineLearning https://t.co/Dl82Axdzj8 — Kari LaMotte (@kari_lamotte) January 20, 2017
Azure Machine Learning is a cloud predictive analytics service that makes it possible to quickly create and deploy predictive models as analytics solutions. It not only provides tools to model predictive analytics, but also provides a fully managed service you can use to deploy your predictive models as ready-to-consume web services. Microsoft yesterday announced that […]
Micro Machines is making a return, and it’s not that far off. Just like the leak from a couple of days ago suggested, the world is indeed getting a new Micro Machines game. Developed by Codemasters, Micro Machines World Series is coming this April to PC, PS4, and Xbox One. The miniature vehicle racing/combat series’ […]
If you're about my age, I'll let you guess on that, then you'll potentially remember playing with Micro Machines, both physical toys and console games. Eventually everything that is old becomes new again, and so it happens to our favorite teeny tiny vehicles. ...
In this competition, humans are throwing washing machines. What is the force and power required to accomplish such a feat? The post Physics Explains How (But Not Why) Humans Can Throw Washing Machines appeared first on WIRED.