Appealing to Millennials, Las Vegas Gets E-Sports Arena

The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: stands, warm-up areas for teams, massive screens for spectators and a broadcast platform for commentators. But what distinguishes this new Las Vegas arena is its dozens of video g.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayMar 2nd, 2017

Linus Explains What Surprises Him After 25 Years Of Linux

Linus Torvalds appeared in a new "fireside chat" with VMware Head of Open Source Dirk Hohndel. An anonymous reader writes: Linus explained what still surprises him about Linux development. "Code that I thought was stable continually gets improved. Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

Amazon’s Echo Show gets more practical by adding support for smart home camera feeds

 Amazon today announced a notable new trick for its next-generation Echo device, the Echo Show (aka the one with the screen), which could make it a more compelling purchase: it will be able to display the live streams from a number of smart hom.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Local businesses can now post on Google with Posts on Google

 Until now, Posts on Google only allowed a small number of celebrities, sports teams, sports leagues, movie studios and museums to post social network-style updates about their activities right to Google’s search result pages. Using this,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Energy Downstream Arena: How Edison is Leading the Challenge

IDC Energy Insights' Show and Tell is a webinar series in which we partner with utilities to showcase their innovative projects and transformations as well as discuss the challenges they face and how they are addressing them, which can lead to innova.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Team T-Force Dark ROG DDR4-3000 16GB Memory Kit Review

Team Group's impressive T-Force Dark ROG-certified DDR4-3000 16GB dual-channel memory kit gets fully tested."... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Linus Torvalds Says Linux Still Surprises and Motivates Him

Linus Torvalds: What I find interesting is code that I thought was stable continually gets improved. There are things we haven't touched for many years, then someone comes along and improves them or makes bug reports in something I thought no one use.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Low-latency satellite broadband gets approval to serve US residents

OneWeb's 50Mbps Internet with 30ms latency could hit remotest areas by 2019. (credit: OneWeb) A company seeking to offer low-latency broadband from satellites yesterday received a key approval from the Federal Communications Commission. "Over.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

CloudBeds Gets $9M For Hospitality Management Software

San Diego-based CloudBeds, a developer of hospitality management software, has raised $9M in a Series B funding, the company disclosed this week. The funding was led by PeakSpan Capital, and also included Nashville Capital, Cultivation Capital, Clear.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

4 reasons not to mount your TV over your fireplace (and a few helpful tips if you must)

Mounting a TV over a fireplace may be popular, and it might even seem appealing, but we have some concerns. We run down the list of reasons why placing your digital picture machine over a pyre should be avoided if possible The post 4 reasons not to m.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Mylan board survives shareholder vote, but gets pushback on its compensation

Mylan hasn’t revealed the vote breakdown yet, but compensation vote is non-binding. Enlarge / Robert J. Coury of Mylan (L) and Mylan CEO Heather Bresch will remain on the board. (credit: Getty | Gilbert Carrasquillo) Mylan shareholders toda.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

great price on the best sports headphones for intense workouts

The best sports headphones are designed to handle your rigorous activities while still providing high-quality sound. If your summer workout game is in full swing, consider one of these top sports headphones to make your workouts even more enjoyable......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

So far, Beyond Good and Evil 2 prototype looks like No Monkey’s Sky

Creative director gets spaceship over 20,000 kmh but never lands the thing. Hmm. Enlarge / Fly, monkey, fly! (credit: Ubisoft) Ubisoft creative director Michel Ansel took to YouTube on Thursday to finally show the world that, yes, Beyond Good.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

FinancialForce: Thrive at Speed in the New Services Economy

This week, FinancialForce held their Community Live event at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event was focused on thriving at speed in the new services economy......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

‘Fortnite’ gets a physical release days ahead of its early-access launch

Fortnite is set to launch next month as an early-access title, but it has been confirmed that a physical version of the game will be available in North America and Europe four days earlier. The post ‘Fortnite’ gets a physical release days.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Amazon Prime Gets You 50% off Razer Wildcat Controller for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC - Deal Alert

The Razer Wildcat controller is compatible with both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. An elite level controller developed for tournament play with feedback from the best eSports athletes, it features four additional fully-programmable buttons for a pe.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

HyperX Signs Endorsement Deal With NBA Draft Prospect

Fountain Valley-based gaming accessory maker HyperX, which is a division of Kingston Technology, has signed another endorsement deal with a sports figure, a videogaming continues to intersect with professional sports. according to HyperX, it has sign.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

MacBook 2017 review: The bang for your buck gets better

It’s now year three of the MacBook as we know it, and it seems that after initially being a laptop without an ecosystem, and then a laptop that we’re still getting used to, the MacBook has settled into its groove. It’s established its place.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick’s leave of absence gets prolonged by two words: I resign

Also today: Sega jumps on the retro gaming bandwagon in a big (and small) way, Forbes thinks they've seen the iPhone 8's final design. The post Uber CEO Travis Kalanick’s leave of absence gets prolonged by two words: I resign appeared first on.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

How to Use Snapchat’s Snap Map

How to Use Snapchat’s Snap Map is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. This is how you can use the new Snapchat Snap Map feature to share your location with friends and how you can see what is happening at events, celebrations, sports gam.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Young superfan, who ain"t afraid of no ghosts, gets to play Ghostbuster for a day

When there's something strange in your neighborhood, there's someone new we can call if it don't look good. Braeden Rios, an 8-year-old from Iowa, got to live the ultimate Ghostbusters-fan dream by starring in his own Ghostbusters mini-movie. SEE ALS.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017