According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple is planning a new iPhone model for Japan that includes support for a technology called FeliCa. FeliCa, for those unfamiliar, is a tap-to-pay standard in Japan that allows users to pay for things like mass-transit rides with their mobile device. more… Filed under: Apple
Apple is reportedly working to release a special iPhone model for the Japanese market that will integrate a specific iteration of Sony-developed FeliCa technology, a longstanding tap-to-pay solution for smartphones.
Infiniti has launched its long-awaited Q30 ‘crossover’ in Australia with sharp pricing and what it claims is a ‘competitive level of standard specification’. For instance, Infiniti claims its entry-level GT model has standard kit that places it more as a mid-spec model. Three engine variants will be available, all models are FWD and all feature […]
Samsung Electronics announced today that all of its 2016 UHD TV models have attained the Ultra High Definition (UHD) TV certification from Digital Europe (DE), a collaborative body of European IT and consumer electronics businesses.Show More Summary
The Tesla Model S P90D set the standard for mass production cars with an official 0-60 mile an hour time of 2.7 seconds. Now Tesla’s keeping it 100, with the Tesla Model S P100D. It’ll do 0-60 in 2.5 seconds with a heavy foot, and with a light one it’ll do over 300 miles on a charge. Read more...
We still have plenty of time to go until Sony officially unveils its next-gen console, and a refresh of the standard model, but one of two upcoming PlayStation models has already leaked. We’ve seen plenty of images and videos of the PS4 Slim model, including a clip that shows the new console booting. Show More Summary
That new PS Slim is looking increasing more legit with talk from the Wall Street Journal that a new standard model, along with a high-end version will be arriving next month
Sony's anticipated high-end PlayStation 4 will hit the market in September, together with a standard version, The Wall Street Journal reports, citing unnamed sources. The industry has been buzzing about rumours of a souped-up PlayStation 4 gaming console for most of this year, since around March. Show More Summary
Sony plans to introduce a standard and high-end version of the new PlayStation 4 next month, people familiar with the matter said, in an effort to maintain demand for the best-selling videogame console.
If you’ve tried an unamplified HDTV antenna (like the standard Mohu Leaf), but can’t quite pull in every channel you want, this leaf-style model includes a USB-powered amp that should add a few miles of range. Promo code 74R4FQ39 brings it down to just $15, which is one of the best prices we’ve ever seen on an amplified antenna. Read more...
The 2017 BMW 2 Series coupe and convertible range has landed in Australia, bringing new 230i and M240i variants, along with the addition of more standard equipment across the range. For the new model year the 2 Series benefits from similar power and specification upgrades seen in the recently-updated 1 Series range. Starting at $51,300 […]
Frank Wilczek bet Garrett Lisi that the Large Hadron Collider would see evidence of supersymmetry, a theory that goes beyond the standard model of particle physics
If you’ve tried an unamplified HDTV antenna (like the standard Mohu Leaf), but can’t quite pull in every channel you want, this 1byone leaf-style model includes a USB-powered amp that should add a few miles of range. Just note that this is a Gold Box deal, meaning it’s only available for $22 today, or until sold out. Read more...
This anti-theft feature has apparently been standard on all Rolls-Royce models since 2004. Also, the hood ornament has a name: The Spirit of Ecstasy. (via Geekologie)
Lateral hiring is becoming the standard hiring model within this industry. There was a time in the labor field where people would get hired by a particular firm, do well, and expect to stay there for the rest of their career. The reality is that this way of working is......
This series is modeled after the "Interesting Railfan" series in Railroad magazine from years ago. I'm asking each railfan 10 questions, some standard and some customized for the particular person. I hope you enjoy it. (See all in the...Show More Summary
Olympic swimmers may have cornered the market on hydrodynamic musculature and record-breaking speed in Rio, but Florida’s Tampa Bay offers the average viewer a far more attainable standard of underwater role model: the manatees of a manatee mating ball.
When a standard swing set just will not do, consider the 360-degree model. YouTube inventor colinfurze built a homemade version in his backyard. But D.I.Y. enthusiasts beware— with zero safe guards to keep its rider from falling, aShow More Summary
Now back from a short vacation, and there seems to have been a lot happening on the debate over fundamental physics front. From the experimentalists, news that the Standard Model continues to resist falsification: At ICHEP, as expected, new data … Continue reading ?
It's not a WIMP and it doesn't break the Standard Model. But it did get a particle physicist from CERN to say "we have always been very cool."