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

Want to be first to hold an iPhone 8? You can buy a 3D printed plastic knock-off...

There is now a 3D printed model of the iPhone 8 that you can buy to trick your friends, although it’s not cheap. Apple fans all want to be the first to get their hands on the iPhone 8, and to be honest, we're no different. Now you can bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

Akitio Node Cabinet review: Real, affordable graphics for your laptop

The Akitio Node external GPU cabinet is here to give your Thunderbolt 3-equipped laptop a big boost. This affordable unit—basically, a big steel box with a 400-watt PSU and a fan in front—lets you drop in most modern AMD or Nvidia graphics ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News7 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple to hire human assistant to update Siri on non-traditional holidays and cultural events

Apple is looking to hire a person to help its Siri assistant stay updated on all the non-traditional holidays, trending cultural happenings, and events that people might ask about. The post Apple to hire human assistant to update Siri on non-traditio.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News7 hr. 41 min. ago

Has Sony perfected smartphone face unlock?

3D facial recognition could be the next big smartphone security feature and it's being demonstrated soon. As good as fingerprint scanners are, they may not be the slickest way of securing your phone in future. Already companies are exploring al.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 41 min. ago

HTC gains powerful VR development support from Apple, Google

HTC is gaining powerful support to accelerate the development of its VR (virtual reality) business, as it has newly collaborated with two tech giants Apple and Google to develop VR devices and applications, respectively......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News8 hr. 13 min. ago

Pandora exits Australia and New Zealand to become a U.S.-only service

Pandora is to exit its markets outside of the U.S. The company said it'll shutter its music streaming service in Australia and New Zealand in the next few weeks to focus on its core business in the U.S. The post Pandora exits Australia and New Zealan.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 41 min. ago

10% off Bose SoundSport Pulse Wireless Headphones With Heartrate Monitor - Deal Alert

Take your workout to the next level with Bose SoundSport Pulse wireless headphones. A built-in heart rate sensor makes it easy to track your performance without missing a beat of your music. The sensor measures your heart rate directly from your e.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News10 hr. 49 min. ago

Qualcomm"s new fingerprint sensors let you wake up your phone underwater

Qualcomm's latest sensors suggest smartphone vendors are taking "waterproof" capabilities to the next level......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News11 hr. 5 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: June 28, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: Target pilots next-day delivery service; Facebook now has 2 billion monthly users; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News12 hr. 13 min. ago

If you"re looking for a job, consider becoming a Siri Event Maven

Siri needs an assistant of her own -- a human one. If you're in the job market, here is a new role for you to consider. On Monday, Apple posted a new job description for a role called the Siri Event Maven. The post If you're looking for a job, c.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

Apple Music’s first new personalized playlist wants you to Chill

 This week Apple is beginning to roll out the first new personalized playlist under Apple Music’s ‘For You’ section. The playlist, entitled ‘Chill’ is muxed based on editorial curation and algorithmic interpretation.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 25 min. ago

Air travellers express satisfaction with biometric technologies for identification at airports in survey

Fifty-seven percent of the surveyed people said they would prefer biometrics to a boarding pass or a passport for their next trip. The post Air travellers express satisfaction with biometric technologies for identification at airports in survey appea.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News14 hr. 25 min. ago

Crunch Report | A bad day for cybersecurity

Today’s Stories A massive new ransomware attack is spreading around the globe Target’s next-day essentials delivery service opens to customers in pilot test Cloudflare launches app development platform, announces $100M investment fund.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 41 min. ago

Better Call Saul Renewed for Season 4

AMC has ordered 10 new episodes of the drama series for next year. Better Call Saul will return next year with 10 new episodes. AMC has renewed Better Call Saul for Season 4. The network noted that the show is the third highest-rated drama on c.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News15 hr. 24 min. ago

Death Note Director Wingard Reveals Ryuk Poster

Get a sneak peek at the Willem Dafoe-voiced Shinigami ahead the film's debut on Netflix this August. A new poster for Netflix's upcoming live-action film adaptation of Death Note has been revealed, and it features the apple-loving Shinigami, Ry.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News15 hr. 24 min. ago

The Batman Will Be a "Noir-Driven" Detective Movie

"You become the character and you empathize with that point of view," said Matt Reeves. Filmmaker Matt Reeves dropped some juicy morsels about his next project, Warner Bros.' next solo Batman movie, while promoting his new release, War for the.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News15 hr. 24 min. ago

LG reveals world’s thinnest hotel TV

Being at a hotel would mean one thing — you are either there for business or for leisure. Regardless of which particular category that you fall under, you would definitely need to have some downtime to enjoy a break, and this more often than no.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago

Waterproofing is not that big a necessity for the customer: OnePlus CEO Pete Lau

Lau defended the underwhelming display, the lack of waterproofing, and the striking similarity of the device to the iPhone 7. The post Waterproofing is not that big a necessity for the customer: OnePlus CEO Pete Lau appeared first on Tech2. The.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News15 hr. 25 min. ago

Exclusive: Here"s the fingerprint tech that will make home buttons obsolete

While Apple and Samsung race to be the first company to perfect a fingerprint scanner that resides under a smartphone's display, a Chinese company called Vivo has already done it.  Vivo is launching the technology jointly with Qualcomm at Mobile.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago

Apple wants to hire Siri a personal assistant to keep up with the cool kids

Are you tired of that awkward moment when you ask Siri to check if it's National Awkward Moments Day and your iPhone leaves you in a lurch? Apple's AI assistant is tasked with answering your questions and keeping track of your busy schedule, but Siri.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago