Arm-mounted underwater jet drive looks like it came from a James Bond movie

Like something out of a James Bond movie, Scubalec is a new Kickstarter crowdfunding project for a handheld, arm-mounted personal jet drive, designed to propel intrepid users through the water. The post Arm-mounted underwater jet drive looks like it.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsApr 19th, 2017

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 News32 min. ago

Super Mario 64 Mod Adds Odyssey"s Capture Mechanic

The mod lets you control Goombas, Bob-ombs and even floating platforms with Mario's hat, much like in Super Mario Odyssey. A new mod for Super Mario 64 adds one of Super Mario Odyssey's biggest gameplay features to the Nintendo 64 classic. Nint.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News32 min. ago

Despicable Me 3 Review

An overstuffed sequel that still manages to find room for just enough charm and humor. The negative reception to 2015’s Minions movie looms large over this year’s Despicable Me 3, so it might not come as much of a surprise to hear that the.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News32 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 News32 min. ago

It was only a matter of time before "woke" got added to the Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary can never let slang just be slang. In the past, it's tried to bond with its fellow kids with words such as hot mess, YOLO, and manspreading much to all of our eye-rolling.  The OED's latest update to the dictionary.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News33 min. ago

Tennis legend John McEnroe thinks Serena Williams would rank 700th in the world if she was a man

In the past, John McEnroe has heaped praise upon Serena Williams, previously saying she "greatest female player he's ever seen," but now he'd like the clarify his statements. While on NPR, McEnroe talked about how no day goes by without him hearing s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News33 min. ago

Messenger reaction filters show emotion when you don"t feel like it

Not feeling very expressive today? Don't worry — Facebook Messenger has new tool to help make your feelings clear to anyone you're chatting with. Now, when you're on a video call with someone live, you'll see a new Reaction Filter. Tapping on o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News33 min. ago

Super NES Classic is real and it"s out in September

The long-rumored Super NES classic has been officially announced, and it's coming on Sept. 29. Just like its NES Classic predecessor, the diminutive replica of Nintendo's second gaming console ever comes packed with games. The $79.99 price tag gets y.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News33 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 News33 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 News33 min. ago

Bits: Daily Report: Automation’s Effect on Developing Tech Economies

Many workers in the United States worry about being replaced by machines. The same is true in countries like India......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News33 min. ago

10 great Steam Summer Sale game bundles that save you even more money

Even bigger dealsImage by IDGThere’s no time like a Steam Summer Sale to find games at rock-bottom prices—witness PCWorld’s roundups of 15 great games under $5 and 15 hidden gems under $10 for proof of that. But you can save even more scratch i.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News57 min. ago

‘The Dark Tower’ movie: Everything we know about the adaptation of Stephen King’s saga

Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' is headed to the screen, so we compiled everything we know about the much-anticipated adaptation, from casting rumors and production details to behind-the-scenes news and set photos. The post ‘The Dark Tower̵.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News57 min. ago

Amazon Echo Show Review

The Amazon Echo Show is a smart assistant with a screen, so you can both see and hear what Alexa’s talking about. Right now, features like being able to see your timer or camera feed are helpful, but not world-changing. The post Amazon Echo Show Re.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News57 min. ago

Separating the Growth Hacking Myths from the Realities

When growth hacking first emerged, some thought it would remain the domain of Silicon Valley insiders.   Instead, it blew up when the runaway success of early growth hacking advocates like Facebook became clear. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News1 hr. 4 min. ago

Nintendo is releasing the Super NES Classic Edition on September 29th

 Slated for a launch on September 29th, the Super NES Classic Edition is a console kit similar to the original console that launched more than 20 years ago. Like the NES Classic edition that came before it, the new Super NES allows you to play r.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 4 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 News1 hr. 20 min. ago

Evidence, Not Ego, Must Drive Digital Transformation

On a hot and dusty day in Afghanistan, a group of men sat admiring patterns.  “Don’t like that one,” said the defense minister. Those around him nodded in agreement. “Don’t like that one, nor that one, nor that o.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News3 hr. 32 min. ago

MIT’s new drones switch between flying and driving for optimal urban transport

 MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab has developed a new prototype drone that can both fly and drive, and will determine which method to use to optimize battery life, speed and efficiency. It’s a preview of how aut.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 32 min. ago

PetDesk Gets $2.1M For Pet Health Reminders

San Diego-based PetDesk, the developer of software that helps veterinary hospitals send out health reminders to pet owners, and also help pet owners better manage their pet's health, has raised $2.1M in a Series A funding. The funding came from Canal.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News4 hr. 56 min. ago