Google rolls out Instant Tethering for your Android devices

Google rolls out Instant Tethering for your Android devices The latest version of Google Play Services comes with a feature that can ensure all your devices are always online. Austrian journalist Andreas Proschofsky has posted a screenshot on his Google+ account showing a new feature called "Instant Tethering… Source: Engadget Link: Google rolls out Instant […]

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VR SciFi Flick Lawnmower Man Gets Series Reboot in Actual Virtual Reality

VR SciFi Flick Lawnmower Man Gets Series Reboot in Actual Virtual Reality A VR film company is rebooting the movie that taught many kids to fear the hell out of virtual reality. Jaunt announced that it’s developing a new series based on the 1992 cult classic The Lawnmower Man, only viewable with a virtual reality headset. […]

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Twitter Apologizes for Making People Follow Donald Trump Against Their Will

Twitter Apologizes for Making People Follow Donald Trump Against Their Will People are a bit on edge at the moment when it comes to being forced to do things by now-President Donald Trump. When some users noticed that they were suddenly following the official Twitter account of the POTUS against their will yesterday, they freaked […]

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Dota 2 Pro Makes Clutch Play From Beyond The Grave

Dota 2 Pro Makes Clutch Play From Beyond The Grave Ludwig “zai” Wåhlberg probably didn’t expect to stumble into the entire enemy team while near his home base in the dwindling minutes of the Pit League Season 5 quarterfinals, but it didn’t matter either. Some quick thinking allowed him to secure the win for Evil […]

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Shia LaBeouf starts a 4-year livestream to protest Trump

Shia LaBeouf starts a 4-year livestream to protest Trump If you were determined to make a political protest through art, and had the luxuries of both fame and modern technology? For Shia LaBeouf, it's simple: start an ambitious livestreaming project. The actor (along with Nastja Säde Rönkk&ouml… Source: Engadget Link: Shia LaBeouf starts a 4-year […]

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Trump Deletes Misspelled Tweet, Which May Be Illegal

Trump Deletes Misspelled Tweet, Which May Be Illegal We’re officially through the looking glass, and it’s time to find out what powers our country’s legal system has over the president. One day after his inauguration, Donald Trump has already fucked up a tweet and deleted it. The problem is that he very likely isn’t allowed […]

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An electric scooter is the perfect vehicle for quick jaunts

An electric scooter is the perfect vehicle for quick jaunts We have a plethora of options for getting around in an urban area. Buses, taxis, Uber, monorails, light rail and dirigibles (well, probably not the last one) make travel in big cities easier. But for those looking for a bit more freedom and fun, ther… […]

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Kristen Stewart Co-Authored Research Paper About Artificial Intelligence

Kristen Stewart Co-Authored Research Paper About Artificial Intelligence Kristen Stewart is quickly becoming one of my favorite people. She’s gone from Twilight to indie darling, picking some amazing films that show us she has way more talent than Bella Swan gave her credit for. And now, she’s a scientist. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Kristen […]

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Recommended Reading: Video games and the issue of slavery

Recommended Reading: Video games and the issue of slavery How Historical Games Integrate or Ignore Slavery Amanda Kerri, Rock Paper Shotgun Video games certainly don't claim to always offer a depiction of the "real world," but for those titles rooted in historical events, how the narrative addresses cert… Source: Engadget Link: Recommended Reading: Video games […]

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Massive Twitter Bot Army Exposed by Its Obsession With Star Wars

Massive Twitter Bot Army Exposed by Its Obsession With Star Wars Bot accounts are the bane of Twitter. The automated accounts that are often characterized by the default egg icon can wreak all sorts of havoc and totally turn the tide on topics that are trending. In a new paper, researchers discovered a bot army […]

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Styr's system of health gadgets exists to sell you supplements

Styr's system of health gadgets exists to sell you supplements I'm the kind of guy who can always stand to lose a few pounds. The Styr Lab regimen seemed like a great way to do so. When I first saw it at TechCrunch's Disrupt event in San Francisco last September, I was genuinely excited to […]

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Women's March Protesters Salute Rebel Hero Princess Leia

Women's March Protesters Salute Rebel Hero Princess Leia The Women’s March on Washington has a true queen in their camp. Crowds are channeling General Leia Organa and actress Carrie Fisher with signs, costumes, wall art, and other amazing tributes. The Rebellion is here. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Women's March Protesters Salute Rebel Hero Princess […]

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Saturday's Best Deals: Finger Lights, Sugru, Massage Balls, and More

Saturday's Best Deals: Finger Lights, Sugru, Massage Balls, and More Finger lights, Sugru projects, and TriggerPoint foam massage balls lead off Saturday’s best deals. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Saturday's Best Deals: Finger Lights, Sugru, Massage Balls, and More

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ABC Orders SciFi Pilot That Rips Off a South Park Episode

ABC Orders SciFi Pilot That Rips Off a South Park Episode Tis the season for new TV shows, and ABC’s latest pilot pick-up is about refugees from the future as an allegory for the struggles in modern immigration. In other words, South Park did it. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: ABC Orders SciFi Pilot That […]

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We're Not Going to Be Ignored, Don: Liveblogging the Women's March

We're Not Going to Be Ignored, Don: Liveblogging the Women's March WASHINGTON, DC—It’s a great day for resisting the reign of the newly inaugurated autocratic, sexist, racist, ableist, xenophobe-in-chief and the powers that got him elected in the first place. Women and men are protesting all over the world, and we’ll bring you the news […]

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Obama's legacy: The most tech-savvy president

Obama's legacy: The most tech-savvy president When Barack Obama moved into the White House on January 20th, 2009, the federal government was in the digital dark ages. Even as late as 2011, he was complaining that the White House was 30 years behind. Among other things, Obama was the first presid… Source: Engadget Link: Obama's […]

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ICYMI: A soft robot sleeve to keep your heart going

ICYMI: A soft robot sleeve to keep your heart going Today on In Case You Missed It: A soft robotic device made by Harvard and Boston Children's Hospital researchers has been tested on pigs and so far, seems quite promising in treating heart disease. The robotic heart wraps around parts of existi… Source: Engadget Link: […]

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Monitor Your Home From Anywhere With Yi's Security Camera, Just $30 Today

Monitor Your Home From Anywhere With Yi's Security Camera, Just Today Yi, manufacturer of your favorite affordable action cam, also makes a home IP security camera, and Prime members can pick it up for just $30 today, albeit with a backorder. If you want it faster, or aren’t a Prime member, it’s also available for […]

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Apple Exploring Two-Step Touch ID and Facial Recognition System for iPhone 8

Apple Exploring Two-Step Touch ID and Facial Recognition System for iPhone 8 Noted KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a research report today in which he outlined further expectations for Apple’s 2017 iPhone, including new biometric identification technology as well as the necessity of a new design to provide better structural support for a flexible […]

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Qualcomm Calls Apple's Claims 'Baseless' in Response to $1 Billion Lawsuit

Qualcomm Calls Apple's Claims 'Baseless' in Response to Billion Lawsuit Following news yesterday that Apple has filed suit against LTE modem supplier Qualcomm for engaging in anticompetitive licensing practices, the chipmaker hit back on Sunday by calling Apple’s claims “baseless” and accusing it of “encouraging regulatory attacks”. Apple shared a statement with several news sites […]

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