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Demonoid Returns After Two Months Downtime

After nearly two months of downtime, the semi-private BitTorrent tracker Demonoid resurfaced online this weekend. The site was pulled offline due to hosting problems and had to endure some internal struggles as well, but barring a few bugs, it's now.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakMar 20th, 2017

Distributed systems take up 50% of July PV installation capacity in China, says CEC

The total installation capacity for PV power stations and distributed systems completed and on grid around China in July 2017 was estimated at 10.5GWp, equally shared by the two segments, according to China Electricity Council (CEC)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 min. ago

Shutterstock defends its photos against Google’s watermark-removal AI

Engineers at photo stock site Shutterstock have designed a "watermark randomizer" to improve the security of its millions of images. It comes after Google showed it was possible to remove a watermark without degrading the image. The post Shutterstock.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News41 min. ago

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 safe after the Note 7 failures?

Samsung's successor to the failed and recalled Galaxy Note 7 is here. It's called the Galaxy Note 8 and it has a large 6.3-inch Infinity Display. But let us get to the big question: Is the Note 8 safe? The post Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 safe after.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 9 min. ago

Western Digital May Get Toshiba Memory After All

New consortium reportedly has inside track with $17.3 billion bid......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago

Rick Perry’s “baseload” study released, offers a lifeline to coal, nuclear

The study is two months late, but meets many expectations. Enlarge / DUNKIRK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2016/10/09: A NRG owned coal fired energy facility that plans to convert to a natural gas facility. (Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Get.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 17 min. ago

Energy Department’s contentious “baseload” study is out

The study is two months late, but meets many expectations. Enlarge / DUNKIRK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2016/10/09: A NRG owned coal fired energy facility that plans to convert to a natural gas facility. (Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Get.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Clears Last Two Major Hurdles

The F.T.C. said that the acquisition would not harm competition. In addition, Whole Foods shareholders voted to approve the deal......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News6 hr. 17 min. ago

I-Ride is a compact electric skateboard that fits in a backpack

With their unique aluminum bodies, I-Ride boards add greater durability and stability not found in most other boards. The unique design also features two distinct steps rather than a full body. This small change makes it easier to ride for beginners......»»

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

After the recalled Galaxy Note 7, is the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 safe?

Samsung's successor to the failed and recalled Galaxy Note 7 is here. It's called the Galaxy Note 8 and it has a large 6.3-inch Infinity Display. But let us get to the big question: Is the Note 8 safe? The post After the recalled Galaxy Note 7, is th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 25 min. ago

After Magic Leap acquisition, Dacuda founder forms PXL Vision

 Swiss startup Dacuda’s 3D scanning division was acquired by Magic Leap in February, but it seems the company’s founder, Michael Born, is just getting started with computer vision. He and three others who didn’t go over to the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

Two Fear Effect titles are coming and they won"t be PlayStation exclusives this time

After 16 years, the Fear Effect franchise is being revived. Hana, Rain, Glas, and Deke are hitting the PC and current generation consoles hard with not one, but two new games. Well, one is new; the other is a reboot of the first game which launched i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News10 hr. 24 min. ago

Studies Say Collision-Avoidance Tech Is Preventing Car Crashes

Safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to reduce crashes significantly, according to two studies released Wednesday. At the sam.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

Uber’s financials show company is still growing, despite the drama

 Uber’s past six months have been tumultuous with lawsuits and allegations of harassment. The company doesn’t even have a CEO right now, but newly released financials suggest that most users don’t care. First reported by Axios,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 9 min. ago

Hands-on with the Galaxy Note8: Haven’t we seen this before?

With all the same “pros” and “cons” as the S8, the Note8 doesn’t offer much new. "Didn't this device launch earlier this year?" That's the overwhelming feeling I got after a test drive.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 25 min. ago

Google and Walmart team up to take on Amazon with voice assistant ordering

Google doesn't want Amazon to have all the fun, and as such, it's teaming up with Walmart in an attempt to beat the digital retail giant. The two companies are going to start offering voice ordering for certain items. The post Google and Walmart te.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 41 min. ago

Watch Hulu"s live TV service on your Mac or PC

It's been a month since Hulu added its live television service to the Amazon Fire TV and only a day after the company announced Xbox 360 compatibility for its subscribers. Now the company that Disney, Fox, NBC and Time Warner owns is pu.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News12 hr. 16 min. ago

Mario + Rabbids Season Pass Price Announced

The Nintendo Switch exclusive will see several pieces of DLC after its launch. Ubisoft's upcoming crossover Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle for the Nintendo Switch will have a season pass, the publisher announced today. Available when the game l.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

The top 7 startups from Y Combinator S’17 Demo Day 2

 Day two of YC S’17 brought us autonomous store checkout, cannabis genomics and at home fertility testing. We whittled down the strong day of pitches to just seven hot companies. These are the startups our writers and the investors we spok.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 52 min. ago

BREIN Goes After Developers of ‘Pirate’ Kodi Builds

Dutch anti-piracy group BREIN is actively going after developers of infringing Kodi builds. The group has thus far signed settlements with ten individuals, but more are likely to follow. Pursuing sellers and developers of pirate Kodi add-ons has beco.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News13 hr. 16 min. ago

Here’s Your First Look at Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8

It's a lot like the Galaxy S8, but with a stylus and two cameras. Smartphones with large screens have become increasingly popular over the years — a trend that Samsung is largely responsible for thanks to its Galaxy Note phones. But last.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News13 hr. 16 min. ago