Fowl Play? Nope, Giant Chicken in Viral Video Is Real

A viral video of a "giant" chicken prompted speculation about whether it was real......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

The Bloom Foam in these Vivobarefoot sneakers is made with real algae

London-based Vivobarefoot announced a partnership with San Diego-based Bloom to create the first shoes made with algae. More precisely, the shoes use EVA foams made out of harvested algae biomass. The post The Bloom Foam in these Vivobarefoot sneaker.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News43 min. ago

Asus Strix RX 570 @ LanOC Reviews

Well the Strix RX 570 isn’t the first RX 570 that has come into the office but it is the first Asus video card that we have had in a while. Today I want to check out what Asus is doing to set themselves apart from everyone else, compare th.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

XFX RX 570 4GB RS @ LanOC Reviews

After getting a good look at the RX 580 at launch and checking out a second card as well as Crossfire performance I took a little break from video cards but today I’m back to revisit the new 500 series cards. I’m going to check out the RX.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Microsoft"s Beam becomes Mixer, adds four person split-screen streaming to battle Twitch

Maybe it’s time to start paying attention to Microsoft’s livestreaming play. After acquiring fledgling service Beam last August, then integrating Beam into Windows 10 and the Xbox One, today Microsoft announced a whole raft of changes to make.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News3 hr. 18 min. ago

A sheet of this smart fabric can transform any table into a giant trackpad

Smart materials designer Madison Maxey has created a Textile Touchpad that looks a bit like a tablecloth, but is, in fact, a giant touch-sensitive surface. And you can create one of your own. The post A sheet of this smart fabric can transform any ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

360 video has arrived on Apple TV for the first time, thanks to Twitter

Full 360-degree video is branching outside of mobile viewing with Twitter's latest Apple TV app update, which also adds a Global Map view for live-streams. Twitter is the first platform to bring 360 to Apple TV. The post 360 video has arrived on Appl.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Samsung Galaxy Book review: A better TabPro S, but not a laptop replacement

Still a bit too much compromise, even at just over $1,300. Video shot/edited by Jennifer Hahn. (video link) Samsung revamped one of its 2016 hybrids while simultaneously creating a challenger to Microsoft's Surface family. Last year's Gala.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News8 hr. 43 min. ago

Smartphone camera shootout: iPhone 7 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy S8

Apple proudly says that the the iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. But is it the best? We put the iPhone 7 Plus to the test against the newest flagship from Samsung, the Galaxy S8. Watch the video above to see the photos side-by-side.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News9 hr. 42 min. ago

Honda Is Using IBM Watson to Drive Real Changes in Quality Assurance

This IDC Buyer Case Study examines how an automaker, Honda, implemented a cognitive system using text analytics to help it respond faster to customer feedback. The solution included IBM's Watson Explorer Advanced Edition and has provided Honda a clea.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News19 hr. 26 min. ago

Facebook Signs BuzzFeed, Vox, Others For Original Video Shows

Facebook has signed deals with Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN, Group Nine Media and others to make shows for its upcoming video service, which will feature long and short-form content with ad breaks. The social media company is reportedly set to pay up to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 51 min. ago

Tesla names new HR head amid worker allegations

Tesla replaced Arnnon Geshuri, vice president of human resources, with Gaby Toledano, a former executive at video game company Electronic Arts, amid employee claims of a harsh work environment at the EV maker's California plant......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

ASUS ROG GeForce GTX 1050 Ti STRIX Video Card Review

Since the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti was released in October 2016 it has become one of the most desirable cards to have for 1080P gaming due to be priced around $150. Over the past the past seven months there have been many driver updates,.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Meridian Audio Explorer2 USB DAC review: An inexpensive path to high-resolution audio

Meridian’s Explorer2 portable digital-to-audio converter can play virtually any type of high-resolution audio file, but its most compelling feature is its ability to decode MQA files.For me, MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) was the best thing.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Ars Live: How to build weird things on the Internet and influence people

Guest Norman Chan is a founder of, Adam Savage's site for maker culture. Ars Live #13 was filmed by Chris Schodt and produced by Jennifer Hahn. (video link) Our guest at Ars Technica Live this month was Norman Chan, the founder.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Microsoft To Launch Its Netflix-Style Game Pass On June 1; Live Gold Subscribers Get Early Access

Microsoft announced today that Xbox Game Pass, a new subscription service that would allow Xbox One owners to download and play a selection of games for a flat monthly fee, will launch on June 1. From a report: Xbox Live Gold subscribers, however, ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Tech Tip: In Search of the Simple Sign-In

A tool in Apple’s iOS 10 software can save you a lot of password typing to stream video, but it doesn’t work with every TV provider or app......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Google’s latest tool will track offline purchases tied to online ad campaigns

Google's new tool for advertisers lets merchants gauge ad effectiveness by tracking offline debit card purchases. It's the search giant's latest attempt to shore up advertisement sales. The post Google’s latest tool will track offline purchases.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

PlayOn, the DVR for streaming video, now also available as an Android app

After a successful debut on iOS last November, PlayOn Cloud is now coming to Android, which means that your "DVR for streaming video" can now be accessed regardless of what kind of smartphone you may have. The post PlayOn, the DVR for streaming video.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Whether you click on them or not, video ads now autoplay on Pinterest

Get ready to watch more video ads on Pinterest. On Wednesday, the platform launched autoplay for video ads in the home feed and search. The update also comes with new analytics for advertisers to see just who those videos reach. The post Whether you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Facebook Live viewers can now chime in with private chats — or their own video stream

Facebook is making it easier to watch live-streams with friends -- and to actually live-stream with friends. Two new updates allow for private chats and picture-in-picture shared streams. The post Facebook Live viewers can now chime in with private c.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017