American Gods may have finally nailed the modern-fantasy formula on TV

Come for Ian McShane; stay for a faithful, 16-years-later retelling of Gaiman's classic. AUSTIN, Texas—TV pilots ain't what they used to be, as the Netflix model takes much of the weight off a first episode's shoulders. Series can take.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaApr 21st, 2017

Globalfoundries and Chengdu partner to expand FD-SOI ecosystem in China

Globalfoundries and the Chengdu municipality have announced an investment to spur innovation in China's semiconductor industry. The partners plan to build a FD-SOI ecosystem including multiple design centers in Chengdu and university programs across.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 1 min. ago

Taiwan April manufacturing production index down on month, up on year, says MOEA

Taiwan recorded a manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 104.11 for April 2017, decreasing 10.02% on month but increasing 0.79% on year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) on May 23......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 1 min. ago

Taiwan market: Samsung Pay launched

Samsung Electronics formally launched Samsung Pay on May 23 in Taiwan after a three-week trial operation of the smartphone-based e-payment services in cooperation with seven local banks......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 1 min. ago

India Traditional PC Market Revives due to Strong Notebook Demand with 8.5% Growth YoY in Q1 2017

According to the latest IDC Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker May 2017, the overall India Traditional PC shipment for Q1 2017 stood at 2.16 million units (i.e. quarter on quarter growth of 12.5 percent over Q4 2016 and year on year growth o.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News1 hr. 9 min. ago

Apple iPhone 9 Tops The Rumour Mill

There is no end to rumours right? We can definitely bet on it especially after witnessing the latest Apple iPhone rumour. Well, that’s because, this rumour is about Apple iPhone 9 which may be released in 2018. Yes, we know that we have yet to see.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News1 hr. 41 min. ago

Article: What Other Markets Can Learn from India"s Emerging Fintech Sector

India’s radical move to eliminate large-denomination currency from its financial system has driven changes in the ways consumers pay for purchases, and now may have a ripple effect of increasing the portion of the population that uses financial.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: May 24, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: Alibaba unveils smart vehicle fleet; Facebook Live adds social chat features; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Keep Your Phone Clean With AVG

Have you ever dealt with an attack on your mobile device or computer? If you have, you know that it’s very difficult to deal with and you can lose a lot of personal information and sometimes even your device. However, the challenge that presents it.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News5 hr. 33 min. ago

IDC at Interop ITX 2017 — Transforming the Enterprise Network for the Digital Era

This IDC Presentation discusses how digital transformation is driving change across enterprise networks and service providers. At Interop ITX on May 17, 2017, in Las Vegas, analysts from IDC's Enterprise and Carrier Network Infrastructure teams explo.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 33 min. ago

Is Nationalism Working Its Way into Security Product Decision Making?

This IDC Market Note examines the impact that rising geopolitical tensions could have in making IT purchasing decisions. While enterprise purchasing decisions generally don't factor in the vendor's or product's provenance, it's entirely feasible that.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 41 min. ago

IDC PlanScape: Deploying Multifactor Authentication

This IDC study provides senior technology leaders with a multifaceted approach to multifactor authentication. "Multifactor authentication is a time-tested approach that is finally coming of age," says Mike Chapple, adjunct analyst with IDC's IT Execu.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 41 min. ago

2018 Acura TLX first drive

Acura hopes that the revised TLX will restore the brand’s sport sedan credibility and compete with the Germans. By offering performance, tech, and value, they may be right on the money. The post 2018 Acura TLX first drive appeared first on Digital.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

Wikimedia wins small victory in challenge to NSA “Upstream” spying

“This surveillance will finally face badly needed scrutiny in our public courts.” Enlarge (credit: Noj Han) The Wikimedia Foundation has won another day in court challenging the National Security Agency over the government's so-called "Ups.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

IKEA"s affordable smart lights will dim with your voice

Last month, IKEA launched its own line of low-cost smart lighting, called TRÅDFRI, and up until now, users have had to rely on a remote control or a proprietary app to use the product. But no longer. Today, the Swedish retailer announ.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 9 min. ago

This new wheelchair lets users move while standing up or sitting down

A team of engineers at Chicago’s Center for Bionic Medicine have developed the world's first manual wheelchair that allows users to switch between both seated and standing positions. The post This new wheelchair lets users move while standing up or.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 9 min. ago

10 of the most incredible vehicles James Bond has ever driven

James Bond has had the pleasure of driving countless iconic vehicles during his tenure at MI6, but some have been more wacky than classy. In honor of the late Sir Roger Moore, here is our list of 007's most outrageous rides. The post 10 of the most i.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 33 min. ago

Safari Books Online by O"Reilly Media

Safari Books Online offers hundreds of quality courses, but it's pricey and doesn't have robust support......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 33 min. ago

Anker"s faster-charging 10,000mAh power bank is $27 right now

With spring’s rain (and snow...) finally clearing up, we can once again start spending time outdoors. There’s no reason to let your tiny cellphone battery hold you back from enjoying the sunshine, either—not when Amazon is offering Anker’s.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

A single controller line that works on the NES and the Switch

And they’re a lot cheaper than Nintendo’s official Switch controllers, too Enlarge / Finally, a good alternative to the standard Switch Joy-Cons and Pro Controller. (credit: 8bitdo) For all the known issues with Bluetooth wireless devices,.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

Breaking the iris scanner locking Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is laughably easy

The “future standard for phone authentication” is not ready for mainstream use. Enlarge (credit: Chaos Computer Club) Hackers have broken the iris-based authentication in Samsung's Galaxy S8 smartphone in an easy-to-execute attack that's a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago