Olloclip Debuts New Photo Lenses for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

Olloclip Debuts New Photo Lenses for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Photography accessory maker Olloclip today introduced three new photo lens kits designed to fit the new iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, giving iPhone users more ways to improve their photographs. The Core, Active, and Macro Pro lens sets offer macro, wide-angle, […]

Google Chrome 55 Will Have Memory-Optimization Features for Faster Browsing

Google Chrome 55 Will Have Memory-Optimization Features for Faster Browsing Google has announced that an update coming to its website browser, Chrome, will include an upgraded JavaScript engine to aid in reducing the memory usage on websites that were programmed using JavaScript (via CNET). Planned for launch on December 6, Chrome 55 will see performance […]

Apple Watch Banned From U.K. Government Cabinet Meetings Over Hacking Fears

Apple Watch Banned From U.K. Government Cabinet Meetings Over Hacking Fears Government ministers in the United Kingdom have been banned from wearing the Apple Watch to cabinet meetings over fears the device could be hacked, according to The Telegraph. Several cabinet ministers reportedly wore the device to meetings while serving under former Prime Minister David […]

Apple Maps Transit Data for Australia Extends to Melbourne, Victoria

Apple Maps Transit Data for Australia Extends to Melbourne, Victoria Apple Maps has recently been updated with new transit data for Melbourne, Victoria, allowing users to navigate the city with the addition of public train, tram, and bus networks. Before the update, Sydney, and New South Wales as a whole, were the only areas in […]

Samsung Halts Production of Note 7 After Replacement Phones Explode [Updated]

Samsung Halts Production of Note 7 After Replacement Phones Explode [Updated] Samsung has halted production of its beleaguered Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after several replacement handsets reportedly caught fire and ended up with at least one person in a hospital. On Monday, an official at a supplier for Samsung informed Korean Yonhap news agency of […]

HTC's Android Wear smartwatch emerges in a photo leak

HTC's Android Wear smartwatch emerges in a photo leak HTC has had on-again, off-again plans for a smartwatch for years, but it looks like something is finally starting to materialize. A Weibo user has posted what are claimed to be photos of the "Halfbeak," an in-development Android Wear smartwatch that… Source: Engadget Link: HTC's Android […]

Dota 2 Player Accuses Former Team Of Mishandling Prize Money

Dota 2 Player Accuses Former Team Of Mishandling Prize Money Earlier today, Jack ‘EternaLEnVy’ Mao published a nearly 7,500 word blog post accusing leadership within Team Secret of being, well, secretive about how it handled prize money, sponsorship deals, and a whole host of other financial matters. His remarks were archived here after the traffic they […]

Hurricane Matthew Unearths 150-Year-Old Civil War Artillery in South Carolina

Hurricane Matthew Unearths 150-Year-Old Civil War Artillery in South Carolina On Sunday, explosives experts were dispatched to Folly Island, South Carolina, after a resident found what appeared to be at least a dozen Civil War cannonballs uncovered by Hurricane Matthew. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Hurricane Matthew Unearths 150-Year-Old Civil War Artillery in South Carolina

GE made an oilfield drone that can sniff out gas leaks

GE made an oilfield drone that can sniff out gas leaks At the opening of GE's new oil and gas R&D center in Oklahoma, the multi-business company has also presented its new methane-sniffing helicopter drone called "Raven." GE started working on the project last year, and it proved that the 20-pound ma… Source: Engadget Link: […]

The Beautiful and Terrifying Behavior of the Most Active Metal in the World

The Beautiful and Terrifying Behavior of the Most Active Metal in the World For practical purposes, the metal Cesium can be found in spacecraft propellant, radiation devices that treat cancer and atomic clocks. For impractical purposes, it reshapes itself and explodes in the most beautiful and unpredictable ways. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: The Beautiful […]

The Week In Games: Virtual Fatality

The Week In Games: Virtual Fatality As another wave of virtual reality technology breaks along the shore of humanity this week with PSVR, it’s only a matter of time until someone becomes the first person to die as a result of virtual reality. “We made some core decisions early on that we weren’t going to […]

New York Comic-Con's Cosplay Was Incredible

New York Comic-Con's Cosplay Was Incredible Whether it was at our party or at the show itself, this year’s Comic-Con had some absolutely fantastic cosplay on show. Here are some of the highlights. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: New York Comic-Con's Cosplay Was Incredible

Jemaine Clement Joins X-Men Spin-off Series Legion

Jemaine Clement Joins X-Men Spin-off Series Legion Flight of the Conchords star Jemaine Clement is trading in his singing pipes for another mutant superpower. It was announced online that Clement is joining the cast of Legion in a multi-episode role. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Jemaine Clement Joins X-Men Spin-off Series Legion

Tesla drops the entry-level Model X 60D from its lineup

Tesla drops the entry-level Model X 60D from its lineup We hope you weren't scrimping and saving to put the entry-level Model X in your driveway. Tesla has quietly dropped the 60D version of its electric crossover, leaving the 75D as your only choice. While the Model X wasn't exactly a budget vehicle to s… […]

HealthCare.gov Warns It Might Just Change Your Coverage For You By January

HealthCare.gov Warns It Might Just Change Your Coverage For You By January Are you one of the millions of people who signed up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov? If your health insurance company is pulling out of Obamacare, you might want to head over to the site before the start of the new year. If […]

Disney's one-legged robot will hop its way into your heart

Disney's one-legged robot will hop its way into your heart Disney's research division revealed last year that one of the company's goals is to bring its fictional characters to life… as robots. Well, folks, we may now be witnessing the birth of a robotic Tigger. The House of Mouse's scientists have designe… Source: Engadget Link: […]

12 Monkeys Season 3 Promises Even More Futuristic Insanity

12 Monkeys Season 3 Promises Even More Futuristic Insanity The Season 3 trailer for Syfy’s time-traveling thriller 12 Monkeys is here, and we’re spending more time in 2163, over a century in the future. Do you think they can tell us who won this election, so we don’t have to think about it anymore? Read […]

Professional Smash Bros. Continues To Grow With Luminosity Gaming's Latest Signing

Professional Smash Bros. Continues To Grow With Luminosity Gaming's Latest Signing Pro Super Smash Bros. for Wii U player Yuta “Abadango” Kawamura has signed with Luminosity Games, according to an announcement made by esports organization last night. The news comes in the middle of the The Big House 6 tournament currently going on in Michigan […]