Amid Tough Talk on North Korea, US Wants More THAAD Interceptors

The Pentagon’s request for $30 billion more in the fiscal 2017 defense budget included money for 12 more THAAD hit-to-kill missiles such as those now... The Pentagon’s request for $30 billion more in the fiscal 2017 defense budget inc.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechMar 18th, 2017

The Bloom Foam in these Vivobarefoot sneakers is made with real algae

London-based Vivobarefoot announced a partnership with San Diego-based Bloom to create the first shoes made with algae. More precisely, the shoes use EVA foams made out of harvested algae biomass. The post The Bloom Foam in these Vivobarefoot sneaker.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News35 min. ago

Here"s how to watch the WWDC 2017 live-stream on June 5

WWDC 2017 will be televised... or, live-streamed to be more exact.Apple has confirmed that you will be able to live-stream the keynote for the Worldwide Developers Conference. Apple’s first event of the year is scheduled to kick off with a keyno.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News43 min. ago

Samsung Galaxy Book 12 Review: OLED Display Meets S Pen And Portability

Hybrid 2-in-1 tablet convertible devices like Samsung's new Galaxy Book 12 are a tough gig. Striking a balance between ultimate portability, performance, and battery life is not easy when it comes to the well-under 2 pound device class of p.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Dealmaster: Memorial Day deals like $250 off Dell’s new gaming laptop and more

Plus savings on dash cams, smart TVs, monitors, smart vacuums, and more. Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our partners at TechBargains, we have a bunch of Memorial Day deals and steals for you to kick off the holiday weekend. To highlight a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 43 min. ago

Bigfacebox, a Simple Way to Gigantify Your Head

Turn a box, a plastic lens, and some LEDs into a goofy-fun head magnifier. Read more on MAKE The post Bigfacebox, a Simple Way to Gigantify Your Head appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Does the type of device you use affect your problem-solving skills? Study says yes

Research indicates using a smartphone instead of a computer makes us more utilitarian and less emotional in our decision-making, according to a recently published study in the journal Computers in Human Behavior. The post Does the type of device you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 11 min. ago

Newly Discovered Vulnerability Raises Fears Of Another WannaCry

A newly found flaw in widely used networking software leaves tens of thousands of computers potentially vulnerable to an attack similar to that caused by WannaCry, which infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide, cybersecurity researchers said o.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

‘Magikarp Jump’ wants you to dominate using primitive first-gen Pokémon

It turns out magikarp are good for more than just evolving into gyarados. In the new mobile game from The Pokémon Company, it's the star of the show, jumping its way to championship trophy. The post ‘Magikarp Jump’ wants you to dominate.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 11 min. ago

Baidu’s Deep Voice 2 text-to-speech engine can imitate hundreds of human accents

Baidu's Deep Voice 2, an AI-powered translation app, can almost perfectly imitate a human voice -- and generate hundreds of accents. All the more impressive, it only requires 30 minutes of sample audio. The post Baidu’s Deep Voice 2 text-to-spe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 11 min. ago

IDG Contributor Network: Twilio jumps on the serverless bandwagon

News from the second day of Twilio’s annual developer conference, Signal. While yesterday’s big news focused around end-user functionality (in particular speech recognition and understanding), today’s news is more down in the weeds but no le.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  cwRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Microsoft Beam is now Mixer, a game-streaming service with support from Telltale

Microsoft has rebranded the streaming service Beam as Mixer, and the changes aren't just limited to its name. Low-latency streaming and interactivity will let viewers and players engage more easily. The post Microsoft Beam is now Mixer, a game-stream.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 11 min. ago

Fractal Design Unveils Focus G Series Cases

Fractal Design has just launched two new cases under the banner of the new Focus G series. The Focus G is a standard ATX mid-tower, while the Focus G Mini features a more compact footprint and is intended for Micro-ATX and Mini-ITX builds. While bot.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News6 hr. 27 min. ago

Bitcoin Surges 10% To All-Time High Above $2,700, Has Now Doubled in May

An anonymous reader writes: In another intraday jump of more than $200, bitcoin surged to a record Thursday on strong Asian demand overnight. Bitcoin jumped more than 10 percent to an all-time high of $2,752.07, more than twice its April 30 price of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 26 min. ago

Park and Diamond collapsible bicycle helmet can be stuffed in your pocket

Rather than looking like a hunk of foam, the Park and Diamond helmet is nearly as thin as a baseball cap while remaining just as protective as something more traditional. The helmet can be collapsed, folded, or stuffed into a water bottle or pocket......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 19 min. ago

You can have more than a “Wii” bit of fun with the console’s best games

Nintendo shook up the gaming world with the Wii and its unique control scheme. Here are our picks for the best games on the console -- just don't blame us for having too many Mario titles on the list. The post You can have more than a “Wii̶.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 19 min. ago

Review: The MonoFab SRM-20

The monoFab SRM-20, boasts accuracy comparable to other manufacturers. However, the user experience is where the machine truly excels. Read more on MAKE The post Review: The MonoFab SRM-20 appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Maker.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News8 hr. 43 min. ago

Edible Innovations: Andrew Brentano Harvests Insects from a “Smart Farm”

If you look beyond the initial "ew" issue, then the world of edible insects is not only delicious, but sustainable. Read more on MAKE The post Edible Innovations: Andrew Brentano Harvests Insects from a “Smart Farm” appeared first on.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News8 hr. 55 min. ago

The New Microsoft Surface Pro – More Power, More Speed & More Battery Life

Microsoft’s new Surface Pro tablet is a vast improvement over the Surface Pro 4. You get the power and speed you need with a battery life that keeps you going all day long......»»

Category: topSource:  dailytechRelated News9 hr. 34 min. ago

Tesla split pits tech analysts vs. car analysts

The Wall Street split on Tesla boils down to analysts who see the next Apple and those who perceive a lot more similarity with Studebaker......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 54 min. ago

IDG Contributor Network: Network analysis can find malware before it strikes

Network traffic analysis should be used more in the fight against malware. That’s because pointers show up on the network “weeks and even months” in advance of new malicious software being uncovered, scientists from the Georgia Institute of.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated News9 hr. 55 min. ago