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"Zelda" fan creates an ocarina-controlled smart home

In the real world, an ocarina is a lot less functional than the magical one Link has in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. As Nintendo 64 lovers know, the Hyrulian hero can use his instrument to do things like manipulate the rain and swit.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetMar 20th, 2017

Micromax Launches Spark Vdeo In India For Rs 4,499

Home grown smartphone company Micromax has recently launched its new installment in the Vdeo series of smartphones, dubbed as the Spark Vdeo, for a price tag of Rs 4,499. The smartphone comes to the market as the follow up of Vdeo 3 and Vdeo 4 smartp.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News4 hr. 34 min. ago

US Ordered "Mandatory Social Media Check" For Visa Applicants Who Visited ISIS Territory

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has ordered a "mandatory social media check" on all visa applicants who have ever visited ISIS-controlled territory, according to diplomatic cables obtained by.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 18 min. ago

Underwater laser-firing drone is hero Norway"s salmon farmers have been seeking

Currently being employed in the North Sea fjords in Norway, a smart underwater drone has been deployed to fire highly targeted laser blasts to help deal with the problem of salmon-munching sea lice. The post Underwater laser-firing drone is hero Norw.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 18 min. ago

Brother Launches Next-Generation Color Printers and MFPs Spanning SOHO and Larger Enterprises

This IDC Market Note analyzes and reviews Brother's color lineup launch announced on March 15. This seven-model product portfolio contains solutions for Brother's traditional market targets in home, home office, and small office segments but also mar.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 49 min. ago

Google Home goes on a defensive rant if you ask it about the CIA

Paranoid? Who's being paranoid? Following the Wikileaks March 7 Vault 7 data dump, which allegedly details a host of CIA hacking tools, people have started looking at their internet-connected devices with just a tad bit more skepticism. After all, if.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 57 min. ago

‘Batman v Superman’ producer Brett Ratner says Rotten Tomatoes hurts film

Brett Ratner is not a fan of Rotten Tomatoes. The director and producer called the website "the destruction of our business" and says it deterred moviegoers from seeing Batman v Superman. The post ‘Batman v Superman’ producer Brett Ratner.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

Laser-firing underwater drones protect Norway’s salmon supply by incinerating lice

Currently being employed in the North Sea fjords in Norway, a smart underwater drone has been deployed to fire highly targeted laser blasts to help deal with the problem of salmon-munching sea lice. The post Laser-firing underwater drones protect Nor.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

20% off Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Hoverboard Self-Balancing Smart Scooter - Deal Alert

Step on the deck and go with Razor Hovertrax 2.0, the world’s smartest self-balancing electric scooter. Intelligently-engineered with EverBalance technology, Hovertrax 2.0 is the only board that auto-levels for a safer, easier mount and a smooth.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

Want to test your fertility? Researchers develop a device to help you at home

The bright minds at Harvard University created a device that allows men to measure their ability to procreate with nothing more than their smartphone. But it's still a ways away from public introduction. The post Want to test your fertility? Research.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 58 min. ago

VW"s temporary Michigan home for diesel vehicles flagged for local violation

VW's efforts to put its diesel emissions violations behind it hit a minor speed bump this week when a Michigan city filed a lawsuit against the owners of the dilapidated Pontiac Silverdome, where thousands of VW diesel models are being stored after.......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 26 min. ago

Ghost Recon: Wildlands Review - PC Gameplay And Performance

Ghost Recon: Wildands takes gamers back to squad-based tactical shooter country, albeit this time we’re dropping in hot, to cartel-controlled Bolivia. Our mission is to gather intel to systematically take down each cartel leader until the.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News13 hr. 42 min. ago

You can re-write the Red Wedding in this "Game of Thrones" board game

When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die. Or you just reset the game board and play again. A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game adapts George R.R. Martin's enormously popular series of novels into a game you can play at home......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 49 min. ago

Pizza guy rescues lost dog during cutest food delivery ever

A pizza delivery man picked up an unexpected companion while dropping off pies this week.  While out on delivery, Steve Donovan says he spotted Mr. Snickers, a lost dog, running across a busy four-lane road and in need of a ride back home. .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 49 min. ago

Intel Creates AI Group, Aims For More Focus

Intel's artificial intelligence efforts have been scattered over many different units but are now being united into a single operating group. The Artificial Intelligence Products Group will focus on the development of chips and software products tied.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 50 min. ago

‘Nier: Automata’ fan patch gives a big boost to detail, framerates

A new fan patch for Nier: Automata tweaks the settings, which could be enough to fix many of the framerate issues experienced by a number of players and letting them set higher detail levels. The post ‘Nier: Automata’ fan patch gives a bi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 10 min. ago

Upgrade Your House With USB Power Receptacles For the Lowest Prices Ever

These days, you probably charge as many things over USB as you do over standard AC outlets, so it only makes sense to add some semi-permanent USB ports to your home.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News14 hr. 18 min. ago

Samsung’s latest Gear S3 concept would put a smart pocket watch in your waistcoat

For a special edition Gear S3 smartwatch, Samsung looked back several centuries for inspiration, and came up with the Gear S3 Pocket Watch. It's a glorious piece of retro-cool tech, and only two exist in the world. The post Samsung’s latest Gea.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 18 min. ago

‘Nier: Automata’ fan patch gives a big boost to detail, frame rates

A new fan patch for Nier: Automata tweaks the settings, which could be enough to fix many of the frame-rate issues experienced by a number of players and letting them set higher detail levels. The post ‘Nier: Automata’ fan patch gives a b.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 18 min. ago

A Leak Points to The Evil Within 2"s Release Date

This week on IGN's video game talk show: The Evil Within 2, Super Mario Odyssey, Zelda, and more. Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN's weekly video game talk show. This week we're discussing The Evil Within 2, Super Mario Odyssey, Zelda, and more.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News14 hr. 33 min. ago

Studios Flirt With Offering Movies Early in Home for $30

It looks like Hollywood studios are not kidding around the concept of making the movies available in the home mere weeks after their theatrical debuts. Variety has a new report this week that claims that six out of seven Hollywood studios are in disc.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 hr. 58 min. ago