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

The next "Final Fantasy" brawler "Dissidia NT" heads to PS4 in January

We knew that the next entry in Final Fantasy's all-star brawler Dissidia series would be coming to PS4, and a possible Amazon mishap clued us in to an end-of-2017 release. Square Enix has announced that Dissidia Final Fantasy NT will ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 1 min. ago

Google Home guides you through Vogue’s 125th anniversary issue

Google's partnerships with media companies for Home add-ons goes beyond advertisements for Beauty and the Beast. For next month's 125th anniversary issue of Vogue, readers can ask Google Assistant for more information on a quintet.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 1 min. ago

What is Apple CarPlay? Here’s all you need to know about iOS in your dashboard

What is Apple CarPlay? The software overrides a car's stock infotainment to make driving safer and more convenient. Here's everything you need to know, including its feature set and host of third-party apps. The post What is Apple CarPlay? Here’.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 2 min. ago

Acura teams up with an old rival on new purpose-built ARX-05 race car

The Acura ARX-05 race car will compete against Cadillac, Mazda, and Nissan in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next year. It marks Acura's return to high-level prototype racing. The post Acura teams up with an old rival on new purpose-buil.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 2 min. ago

Quake Champions early access starts next week, adds playable Doom Guy

With the excellent remake of Doom proving so popular, it didn’t come as too much of a shock when id Software revealed a reboot of its other iconic first-person shooter - Quake – at E3 last year. The game finally entered closed beta a few.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News6 hr. 1 min. ago

Can a crowdsourced mega-forest offset Trump’s climate chaos?

It's an appealing idea, a vast forest to soak up the extra carbon released due to Trump's policies, but it may not be so easy in reality, says Olive Heffernan.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News6 hr. 1 min. ago

iOS 11 Will Implement a ‘Cop Button’ to Disable Touch ID

A new feature in iOS 11 will allow users to disable Touch ID and make an emergency call to 911 in a more simplified fashion. Given Apple's spats with the DOJ, the "cop button" tag was inevitable. The funniest thing is, it works *both* ways -- you can.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News6 hr. 1 min. ago

Google countdown teases Android O reveal during solar eclipse

Google is capitalizing on the solar eclipse hype to tease out the latest version of Android. On Monday at 2:40 PM Eastern, the internet juggernaut says we'll "meet the next release of Android and all of its super (sweet) new powers." Gi.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News6 hr. 1 min. ago

Leaked images show off one of the iPhone 8"s key components

The iPhone 8 is (hopefully) coming soon, and we might just have a closer look at one of its most important components.  The new A11 processor chip that will power the next iPhone allegedly appears in newly leaked photos posted to Slashleaks, whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 9 min. ago

Identifying the Missing Link in Remote Working Strategies

IBM announced it was ending remote working for US employees in February. At the time some speculated it was just thinly veiled layoffs in disguise.  Whether the measures helped Big Blue or not is a matter of speculation, but they fed into an o.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News6 hr. 49 min. ago

Apple Highlights Coming iOS 11 iPad Capabilities in New Videos

With the release of the final, public version of iOS 11 just about a month away, Apple yesterday posted a series of YouTube videos highlighting some of the operating system's coming capabilities for the iPad. The six new videos demonstrate how iPad.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News7 hr. 1 min. ago

Valve"s upcoming Knuckles VR controllers look like a dream in action

Valve's innovative new virtual reality controllers, called Knuckles, are still a ways away from hitting the public.  Fortunately, YouTube channel Tested got their hands on them early and they look like they deliver on everything they promise.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 9 min. ago

Android O release date, compatibility and features

The next version of Android is coming soon, so let us break down every feature confirmed for the beta program. Update: Google has announced that Android O will release on August 21, just in time for the total eclipse. While you wait for th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 9 min. ago

5 reasons iPhone 8 AR will be an augmented reality game changer

Augmented Reality might sound like futuristic sci-fi mumbo jumbo, but Apple’s going to change all that with the iPhone 8. Most of us are at least vaguely familiar with augmented reality thanks to Pokemon Go sticking Charmanders in our sock dr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 9 min. ago

Tech Companies Want User Data Safe from Warrantless Searches

Some of the world's biggest tech companies pleaded with the Supreme Court this week to update decades-old precedent governing telephones, saying that cell-tracking technology threatens Americans' most fundamental privacy rights. Apple, Microsoft, Go.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

Apple and Hollywood said to continue talks around early digital movie rentals

 Movie studios including Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures continue to hold talks with Apple and Comcast about plans to introduce premium digital rentals for new movies only a few weeks after their theatrical debut, Bloomberg reports. The talk.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

Oh, NBD, just the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 sitting next to some cigarette butts

Oh, NBD, just the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 sitting next to some cigarette butts.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 49 min. ago

Look at this bear in the backyard prepping for a fun day at the pool

Somebody get the suntan lotion and a swimming cap because one bear is ready to take a fun, relaxing dip in the pool. In British Columbia, Canada, someone captured a black bear on video they found in their uncle's backyard. The poor thing probably.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 49 min. ago

E-Commerce To Evolve Next Month As Amazon Loses the 1-Click Patent

An anonymous reader shares an article: Next month e-commerce will change forever thanks to Amazon. September 12 marks 20 years since Amazon filed for their 1-Click patent. This means that the patent will expire and the technology behind it will be fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 49 min. ago

Hyundai Unveils New Fuel Cell SUV with Longer Travel Range

Hyundai Motor says its new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will travel more than 580 kilometers (360 miles) between fill-ups. The South Korean company said Thursday its second-generation fuel-cell SUV will be launched early next year. If delivered as prom.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News8 hr. 1 min. ago