Google Maps adds Parking Reminders, following in the footsteps of Apple Maps

In Google Maps' newest beta on Android, you'll be able to tap a little blue dot that represents your car in order to leave yourself a parking reminder. It's an option that Apple Maps has actually had for quite some time The post Google Maps adds Pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2017

A win for Apple in Beijing as court overturns iPhone patent ruling

 Apple has bigger fish frying in the world of intellectual property. But it must be a relief that an IP court in Beijing has handed the smartphone pioneers a win. On Friday, the courts overturned a May 2016 ruling that said Apple had violated de.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 13 min. ago

2017 Honda Civic Type R to have U.S. debut at AutoCon in Los Angeles

Following its Geneva unveiling earlier this month, the first production 2017 Honda Civic Type R will make its American debut at AutoCon in Los Angeles. It will also come to the east coast for the New York International Auto Show in April. The post 20.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

SyrupCast Podcast Ep 113: I believe Android O is the future!

This week, the SyrupCast crew is mixing up the hosting duties and bringing you their hot takes on Android O, the Samsung Galaxy S8, and Apple’s Project Red. Join Ian Hardy, Rose Behar, and Zach Gilbert as they dig into the biggest mobile news o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News5 hr. 29 min. ago

Intellectual Property Court in China rules in favour of Apple in design patent dispute

A Chinese court has ruled in favour of Apple in design patent disputes between the Cupertino, California company and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China, Xinhua news agency reported. The pos.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News6 hr. 29 min. ago

High court orders Google India and YouTube to remove objectionable videos

A full bench of the Bombay High Court today directed Google India and YouTube to immediately remove video clips posted on websites recently which allegedly show judiciary in bad light and bring disrepute to the Judges. The post High court orders Goog.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News6 hr. 29 min. ago

Google"s next app will make photo editing more social

Google is still exploring ways to get a foothold in social media, though this app is only an experiment for now. Google isn't usually shy about launching experimental new apps and then closing them back down again if they don't work,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 13 min. ago

Social media firms "must do more" to stop extremist material

Home Secretary Amber Rudd says firms like Google should take "a leading role" in preventing extremist content......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News13 hr. 49 min. ago

Still More Advertisers Pull Google Ads Over YouTube Hate Videos

"A week after Google apologized for running customers' advertisements alongside objectionable videos, triggering a change in policy, its YouTube site is still rife with examples that are angering more big advertisers and causing some to cut spending.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 5 min. ago

This week in apps: Mario "runs" onto Android, Uber for teens and a Google search redesign

This week was full of tech newsApple launched a (RED) iPhone, we heard Instagram is adding bookings to the app and Elon Musk just teased Tesla's next car. It's a lot, so you may have missed some of the best new apps out there.  We've kept up for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News19 hr. 5 min. ago

China says Apple isn"t cloning a local phone maker

Did it seem ridiculous to you that Beijing officials ordered a ban on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus over a dubious design patent claim? You're not the only one. A court has reversed the ban (which was suspended during a dispute process) an.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News22 hr. 13 min. ago

Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Crashing,’ ‘Gimme Danger,’ and more

How are you going to get through this week? By following our guide to the finest films and TV shows streaming now, of course. On the list this week: 'Crashing,' 'Gimme Danger,' and more. The post Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Cras.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 14 min. ago

GameStop to shutter 150 retail stores following disappointing holiday sales

The gaming industry as a whole has enjoyed success as of late but those good fortunes haven’t been passed along to the nation’s preeminent video game retailer......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Uber suspends self-driving vehicle testing following crash in Arizona

The safety of autonomous vehicle technology is under the microscope once again following a crash on Friday in Arizona involving a self-driving Uber. The vehicle involved in the accident, a Volvo XC90 luxury SUV, came to a stop on its side as shown in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Uber grounds entire self-driving fleet as it probes Arizona crash

 Uber has now grounded its entire autonomous test fleet in the U.S., following an accident in Arizona which left one of its Volvo SUVs flipped on its side earlier today. Read More.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Uber pauses its self-driving efforts following Arizona crash

Uber isn't taking any chances in the wake of its self-driving car accident in Tempe, Arizona. The company has suspended both its Arizona testing and its Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania operations while it investigates what happened. The compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

CityConnect is creating a ‘Pokemon Go’-style augmented reality app for cyclists

By creating an augmented reality app for cyclists, CityConnect's aim is to enhance the cycling experience with elements of game playing. Players will be rewarded for following traffic laws and acting responsibly. The post CityConnect is creating a &#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Enjoy ample sleeping and storage space in REI’s newest Quarter Dome tent

REI is now selling the fourth and most recent version of its popular Quarter Dome tent. The updated model adds 28 percent more living space without increasing the weight, a feature REI calls “lightweight livability.” The post Enjoy ample sleeping.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Dangerous, explosive hoverboards are still lurking, and here"s another recall to remind you of it

Here we go again.  Following the tragic deaths of two children in Pennsylvania caused by a hoverboard fire earlier this month, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) just announced the recall of yet another hoverboard brand.  SE.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Finale Review

In Season 3's finale, Thrawn makes his big move, forcing the Ghost crew to look for outside help. Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. The Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 finally had a pretty high bar to reach following Season 2’s finale......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017

The internet is arguing about pulp in your orange juice and now you have to pick a side

You need only to Google "pineapple pizza" to know the internet loves itself a good (if not: dumb, hilarious) food fight. The latest debate tearing friends, families, and lovers apart?  Pulp vsno-pulp.  Our personal opinion? Pulp's delicious.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 25th, 2017