"Alternative facts": A Psychiatrist"s Guide to Distorted Reality

Alternate realities don't just exist in politics – and not all falsehoods are lies. Distortions of the truth can range from a normal part of human nature to pathological......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

This 3D-printed robotic arm is built for sign language

 While we usually see robotics applied to industrial or research applications, there are plenty of ways they could help in everyday life as well: an autonomous guide for blind people, for instance, or a kitchen bot that helps disabled folks cook.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 14 min. ago

Facebook"s AR glasses take center stage in newly published patent

The world just got a sneak peek at a feature Facebook's working on to make its highly anticipated AR glasses a reality. According to a patent published Thursday, the device "may augment views of a physical, real-world environment with computer-genera.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

What is a smart TV, and why should you consider buying one?

If you've been living under a rock, you might wonder: What is a smart TV, anyway? Lucky for you stone-dwellers, we've put together a quick-hit guide to teach you everything you need to know about televisions with big brains. The post What is a smart.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Madden NFL 18 Preorder Guide

Madden NFL 18 is out next week! Here's where to find the best deals and preorder bonuses......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News3 hr. 29 min. ago

The best rooftop tents

Enjoy camping but hate the idea of sleeping on the ground? Sleep under the stars on top of your vehicle with some of the best rooftop tents. Here is a complete guide to the best soft shells and hard shells on the market. The post The best rooftop ten.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 38 min. ago

Rapportive founder’s new startup Superhuman is what Gmail would be if built today

 Reinventing the email experience is an area numerous startups have tried to tackle over the years, with some apps focused more on triage, others on making a better desktop alternative to Outlook, and still more aiming to re-envision email as a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 46 min. ago

How to Download and Install the Google Play Store

How to Download and Install the Google Play Store is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. This detailed guide will explain how to download and install the Google Play Store on Android smartphones and tablets. And while most devices have it pr.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News5 hr. 14 min. ago

You can"t escape Windows error messages in this augmented reality nightmare

They promised us beauty. They said the sky was the limit. They told us that how we interact with the world would change in profound, innumerable ways.  They never said anything about Windows error messages shitting all over our augmented reality.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 30 min. ago

Developer Accidentally Deletes Three-Month of Work With Visual Studio Code

New submitter joshtops writes: A developer accidentally three-month of his work. In a post, he described his experience, "I had just downloaded VScode as an alternative and I was just playing with the source control option, seeing how it wanted to st.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 30 min. ago

Google Play bans alternative social media site Gab for hate speech

Late last year, I reported on a new social network called Gab that was quickly gaining popularity. It was positioned as an alternative to the likes of Twitter and Facebook, focusing on free speech and less censorship. Now, the app has been kicked off.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News7 hr. 57 min. ago

Can a crowdsourced mega-forest offset Trump’s climate chaos?

It's an appealing idea, a vast forest to soak up the extra carbon released due to Trump's policies, but it may not be so easy in reality, says Olive Heffernan.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News7 hr. 57 min. ago

The best instant camera

By Erin Lodi This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News7 hr. 57 min. ago

Star Wars Armada Purchasing Guide

Star Wars Armada is already a huge game without its slew of expansions. Here's where to start. IGN is covering board games new and old all month long. If you enjoy these articles, let us know! Note that if you click on one of these links to bu.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News8 hr. 6 min. ago

Trump Adviser Steve Bannon is Leaving White House Post

President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon left his position on Friday (alternative source) as the newly minted chief of staff John Kelly sought to bring order to a White House riven by infighting and power struggles, more than a dozen ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 38 min. ago

Valve"s upcoming Knuckles VR controllers look like a dream in action

Valve's innovative new virtual reality controllers, called Knuckles, are still a ways away from hitting the public.  Fortunately, YouTube channel Tested got their hands on them early and they look like they deliver on everything they promise.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 6 min. ago

5 reasons iPhone 8 AR will be an augmented reality game changer

Augmented Reality might sound like futuristic sci-fi mumbo jumbo, but Apple’s going to change all that with the iPhone 8. Most of us are at least vaguely familiar with augmented reality thanks to Pokemon Go sticking Charmanders in our sock dr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 hr. 6 min. ago

Your guide to using your DSLR camera correctly (finally)

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. For everyday selfies, your iPhone's camera is great. It's always with you, you point it, you shoot it, you upload your shots to Instagram — i.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 46 min. ago

Marketo Survey: Websites, Email Still Rule Consumer Engagement

Chatbots, artificial intelligence, machine learning and virtual and augmented reality may be all the rage in digital experience, but websites and email remain the most common points of engagement between consumers and businesses. That's at least on.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

Great American Eclipse: Everything you need to know to get ready

The stage is set for the first total solar eclipse in the continental US since 1979. Here’s our guide to the best way to enjoy the spectacle.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News12 hr. 6 min. ago

The Procrastinator’s Guide to Safe Eclipse Viewing

Don't worry if you've waited until the last minute on finding a safe way to see the eclipse. You can 3D print, order, or quickly build a way! Read more on MAKE The post The Procrastinator’s Guide to Safe Eclipse Viewing appeared first on M.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News12 hr. 30 min. ago