Microsoft announced holograms for its HoloLens gaming platform at an event in New York today. The demonstration showed a game player wearing a HoloLens headset with a weapon formed around his hand. He used this to do battle with some scary looking monsters. He also used the weapon to go into a mode that […]
By 2013, 40 percent of the digital devices used in American schools were running iOS, while 30 percent were running Windows and 16 percent were running Google’s Chrome OS. In 2014, sales of Chrome OS devices to schools more than tripled, to over 3.5 million units, while iOS shipments dropped to 2.3 million and Windows devices sold 2.2 million.
If you are a conservative, don't talk like a liberal! I've made this point before but it bears repeating. We conservatives should never acquiesce in the Left's acts of linguistic vandalism. Battles in the culture war are often lost and...
Castiel faces a battle within himself, while the Winchesters are forced to make unlikely alliances.
Anki Overdrive may be a bigger investment, but it offers a more accessible and varied experience than Real FX. Hobbyist racers may still prefer the classic thrills and spills of Real FX, but younger drivers will only have eyes for A...
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In Ottawa, it seems no end of Conservative candidates want civil servants to know how much they care. Oh, and the PM does too. The post A civil war: Battling for Ottawa’s public-service vote appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz is trying to line up all the political support he can right now as he wages an insurgent battle to become the next speaker of the House. Here’s one endorsement the conservative Republican from Utah may not want: Michael Dukakis. Yes, that Michael Dukakis, the former Massachusetts...
Alphabet has a clear and distinct advantage over the competition in the nascent battle to control the smart home.It’s called Nest.Before Google acquired Nest, it was already a popular smart thermostat and darling of the burgeoning smart home and Internet of Things movements. The team was founded by industry veterans in former Apple engineers Tony […]
The battle is on between Google’s Android Auto and Apple’s CarPlay. The prize is the chance to be the brains running on top of tomorrow’s generation of intelligent and Internet-connected cars. But Porsche apparently didn’t hesitate in going with Apple’s option instead of Google’s, if a new report out Monday by Motor Trend is to be believed. It […]
The big boys of India's online retail - Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon India, Paytm and Shopclues - are gearing up for the big shopping whirl during this October-November’s Dussehra and Diwali festival season. Each is vying to grab customers through promotions, big discounts (up to 90%), new product launches and [...]
Streaming box pioneer leaves games and shopping apps to competitors in quest to become an online cable, ad and software platform. Similar to how Apple created the smartphone as we know it, Roku created the streaming video "box" (though some are now dongles). Show More Summary
Environmentalists and agribusiness are waging a pitched battle over the use of pesticides. “There is one masterpiece, the hexagonal cell, that touches perfection. No living creature, not even man, has achieved, in the centre of his sphere,...Show More Summary
The battle at the Presidents Cup began Tuesday even before the first match.
When the Blackhawks are done with a game at the United Center, they hang up the skates, shower and get changed. You would think their time in a combative and frenetic confined space would be over. That's just a part of the battle. After the game, the Hawks must go into the family room, which isn't...
The next generation of lightweight materials is still too expensive to make them viable for mass production, a senior engineering source at Audi has revealed. The German manufacturer’s research has suggested that its customers want at least 300 miles of range per charge in any electric Audi. But the firm faces a battle to introduce […]
Popping his head ahead of and above the nascent punk scene in Britain 40 years ago, Graham Parker has seen just about everything in the music business. Parker has waged battles with record companies (“Mercury Poisoning”), withstood format changes (his impressive catalog has been released over the years in vinyl, [...]
IndyStar: Former Secretary of State Charlie White has started serving his home detention sentence after losing a lengthy legal battle to have all of his felony convictions in a voter fraud case overturned. The former Hamilton County Republican Party chairman was placed … Continue reading ?
After marathon talks, the Trans Pacific Partnership has been sealed. The stage is now set for some fantastic battles to get this through national legislatures. I'll leave it to others to count the numbers. I've written previously about my concerns regarding the TPP, and agreements like it. Show More Summary
So far, the battle of "Does Brooks Actually Have Cancer?" has mainly been waged by the cast members of The Real Housewives of Orange County (and Brooks). But now, Tamra's about to cross a line by getting Vicki's daughter, Briana, involved. Is she crossing a line or does Briana have a right to know? Let's see how it all plays out.