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Apple"s Next Big Thing: Augmented Reality

Apple is beefing up its staff with acquisitions and some big hires to help design augmented reality glasses and iPhone features, according to Bloomberg. From a report: Apple is working on "digital spectacles" that could connect to an iPhone and beam.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

AR Measure turns your phone into an AR-powered measuring tape

If you're looking for a way to introduce some augmented reality into your life in a really useful way -- meet AR Measure, a new app that lets you measure things with your phone so you don't have to carry around a ruler. The post AR Measure turns your.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News34 min. ago

Mario and Rabbid pals could dominate the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2017

Mario could be this year's big winner at the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2017, as he is nominated in four categories with his new Rabbid friends and in three of his own with Super Mario Odyssey. The post Mario and Rabbid pals could dominate the G.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 2 min. ago

Looking at the Obama family rafting together in Bali makes it seem easier to breathe

An Obama sighting is a thing to behold these days—and everyone seems to go nuts when they do appear, even if it's just Michelle or Barack introducing rappers at award ceremonies.  It's safe to say, the former first family is busy and might.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 10 min. ago

How Apple’s iPhone Changed These 5 Major Industries

A look back on the eve of its 10th anniversary On June 29, Apple celebrates the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, a device all but culturally synonymous with the word smartphone. I was lucky enough to preview one the day before Steve Jobs introdu.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

These early reviews of "Harry Potter" will make you grin

In case this article is the first thing you're seeing on the internet today, it's been 20 years since the first Harry Potter book was released. As the book (and subsequent books) grew in popularity, you'd be hard-pressed to find a negative review for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

This cloud-connected fidget spinner takes uselessness to a whole new level

Fidget spinners — yeah, they're still a thing. So why not capitalize on the phase if you can? Ben Parnas, an electrical engineer at Formlabs, and his buddy Greg Daneault, an associate software engineer at Carbon Black, did just that. The tw.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Traveling “Kodi Repair Men” Are Apparently a Thing Now

With all the chaos and upheaval in the Kodi addon scene recently, many 'pirate' devices have stopped performing as they did before. This is a problem for the thousands of people who bought their devices ready configured, since they have no idea how t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

Final Fantasy XV: Big Announcements to Come at Gamescom

Game director Hajime Tabata teases fans with the prospect of major reveals at the German expo. The team behind Final Fantasy XV has confirmed that it has big plans for the game, to be announced at this year's Gamescom. Gematsu reports that duri.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

Don"t Worry, Capcom"s Not Dumbing Down Monster Hunter

Our big interview with the men tasked with bringing Monster Hunter to the current-gen. If you’re a longtime Monster Hunter fan and came out of that Sony E3 keynote with a few worries about World, I have just the quote for you, straight from e.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

Out This Week: Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild"s First DLC Expansion Pack

Crash Bandicoot's Remastered adventures arrives alongside big DLC updates for Breath of the Wild and Final Fantasy XV. And the Valkyria series continues! With so many new games and movies coming out, it can be hard to keep up. Lucky for you, IG.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

"War of the Planet of the Apes": Quality next chapter to a plot we"re all familiar with

Clint and Ti from CineFix saw War for the Planet of the Apes but only ONE of them went bananas for it. But they do agree, the latest installment of the classic sci-fi's reboot is a quality 3rd chapter. Visit CineFix for more episodes and movie-relate.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

Flight simulator role-play goes horribly, hilariously wrong

Flight Sim X is a pretty dry game. You fly the planes, you land the planes. That's pretty much it. But some people found a way to spice their game up with a little role-playing.  See, here's the thing: you can do more than be a pilot in Flig.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Nintendo fans freaking out to the "Metroid" E3 reveal is why I love video games

Nintendo's big E3 surprise was one that fans have been waiting to hear about for years: Metroid Prime 4 is coming. Most of us watched it at home, but a group of dedicated fans gathered in Nintendo's New York City retail store for a public showing.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

OnePlus 5 Receives First Big Update, Optimizes Camera and Much More

The OnePlus 5 isn’t available to the masses quite yet (orders begin tomorrow), but already, a large and important update is rolling out to the device. Labeled as OxygenOS version 4.5.2, OnePlus cites optimizations for quite a few things, plus a.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

You can now experience what Notre Dame looks and sounds like - thanks to VR

A trip around Paris' Notre Dame could show the next stage in convincing VR. When we talk about virtual reality's ability to transport us to whole new worlds, we often focus on the visual elements – the resolution of the displays, th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Facebook looking to TV shows as the next big thing to keep you glued to the site

Facebook's nailed social, now it's on to media. It used to be so simple for HBO and the other TV networks. They had a monopoly on scripted television as there was nowhere else TV writers could go to sell their wares. Then Netflix came alon.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Super Nintendo Classic Coming in September

Rumors are true. Nintendo is gearing up to launch the SNES Classic, a miniaturized version of the glorious original Super Nintendo Entertainment System. The console will include 21 games when it launches September 29. A report adds: Among the big sur.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

Massdrop x Sennheiser HD 6XX is back: Check out our quick review

The audio gurus at Sennheiser have paired up with Massdrop to bring back a legend. The HD 6XX offer all the gorgeous sound of the original HD 650, with a design balanced for the next generation. The post Massdrop x Sennheiser HD 6XX is back: Check ou.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

The Echo Show is a small step for Echo, a big leap for Amazon

 The Echo Show isn’t a great piece of hardware. It’s beefy and clunky, and kind of looks like something that fell off the back of a RadioShack truck in the late-80s. The display isn’t great (there’s a reason the company&#.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 49 min. ago

Time to consider a move to IPv6

Organizations should consider migrating their network infrastructure and devices over to IPv6. It may be a challenge to persuade leadership to prioritize it over other projects such as cloud computing or big data migrations, but it is essential t.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago