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Google Maps Lets You Record Your Parking Location, Time Left At the Meter

Google Maps has received a neat feature that will help users remember where they parked. "This appears as a new menu option when you tap the blue dot, and will place a 'P' icon on the map so you can find your way back to your spot," reports Ars Techn.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

The new Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4 looks like the perfect travel companion

If you've been holding out for a cheaper, more compact PlayStation 4 controller for the young one in your household, you're in luck. This week, Sony announced on the PlayStation Blog that Hori's new Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4 will be available in the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Docs show Uber, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, others are forming "The Coalition for the American Dream" group to lobby for DACA; Uber confirms participation (Reuters)

Reuters: Docs show Uber, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, others are forming “The Coalition for the American Dream” group to lobby for DACA; Uber confirms participation  —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen maj.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

The future of turbocharging: anything but all hot air

Honeywell plans to spin off its Transportation Systems business, which includes turbochargers, at a time when demand for the fuel-saving devices is set to boom according to company internal forecasts. Even with increased adoption of hybrid powertrain.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

Verizon will fix your smartphone’s screen for $29

It happens to the best of us. You buy a new mobile phone, you get a case, you try to be extra careful, but you drop it. Cracked screens happen often enough that most major carriers and device manufacturers have a separate section in their mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Arianna Huffington has a solution to your annoying phone notification problem

Uber board member, media mogul, and sleep crusader Arianna Huffington wants you to turn off your phone. That's easier said than done, of course, so she's teamed up with Samsung to make an app that will help you force yourself into it. SEE ALSO: Faceb.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 46 min. ago

Keep Your WiFi Off KRACK

Up-to-date software, apps, browsers and router software offer the best protection against a potential flaw in wi-fi security called a key reinstallation attack, or KRACK.   -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News1 hr. 57 min. ago

Ted Cruz & Patrick Leahy slam Tim Cook for removing VPN apps from Chinese App Store

Earlier this year, Apple was forced to remove several VPN apps from the App Store in China due to regulatory reasons. At the time, Tim Cook explained that he would rather not remove them, but was forced to comply. Now, United States Senators Ted Cruz.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

10 Motivational Workplace Items to Brighten Your Day at the Office

10 Motivational Workplace Items to Brighten Your Day at the Office.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Aussies - Win a Gods Edition of Assassin"s Creed Origins!

A bunch of prize packs are up for grabs! Just tell us your favourite member of the Assassin Order......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Experts don"t know if the fake news problem will get more or less awful

If you're looking for good news about the future of false information on the internet, please close this little post and continue your search. Your eyes are wasting their time here.  A Pew Research Center study published on Thursday polled more.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

Google Play rolls out "Try It Now" button for Android Instant Apps, updates Editor"s Choice section and Play Console (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Google Play rolls out “Try It Now” button for Android Instant Apps, updates Editor's Choice section and Play Console  —  Google today is announcing a number of changes to its Google Play app sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 57 min. ago

Cisco to acquire machine learning startup Perspica and integrate its real-time data processing tool into AppDynamics (Brandon Butler/Network World)

Brandon Butler / Network World: Cisco to acquire machine learning startup Perspica and integrate its real-time data processing tool into AppDynamics  —  Real-time data processing tool will be integrated with AppDynamics  &mdash.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News2 hr. 57 min. ago

Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Release Date Tips

Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Release Date Tips is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. The Battlefield 1 Turning Tides DLC release date is still several weeks away, but there are some things you can do, right now, to prepare for its arrival. DIC.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 58 min. ago

Sleep crusader Arianna Huffington made an app that shuts your phone up

Uber board member, media mogul, and sleep crusader Arianna Huffington wants you to turn off your phone. That's easier said than done, of course, so she's teamed up with Samsung to make an app that will help you force yourself into it. SEE ALSO: Faceb.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Madison Reed just raised another $25 million to open hair color bars across the U.S.

 You get to a certain age, and if you’re remotely vain (and let’s face it, you are), you need to have your hair colored fairly frequently. You’re hardly alone. Roughly 75 percent of women in the United States color their hair,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 38 min. ago

What Did You Think of Tonight"s Gotham?

While we work up the review for tonight's Gotham, "The Blade's Path," head to the comments and share your thoughts about it. While I work up the review for tonight's Gotham, "The Blade's Path," head to the comments and share your thoughts about.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News3 hr. 46 min. ago

How Google"s Pixel 2 "Now Playing" Song Identification Works

An anonymous reader shares a report from VentureBeat, written by Emil Protalinski: The most interesting Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL feature, to me, is Now Playing. If you've ever used Shazam or SoundHound, you probably understand the basics: The ap.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 46 min. ago

Report: AT&T is making the dumbest smartphone accessory of 2017

In a world of phone-holding hats and bluetooth-connected fidget spinners, I know that calling anything "the worst" is a bold statement. But I invite you to take a journey into the festering corpse of an idea that Moto and AT&T have come up with, and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

We love this 55″ 4K TV from Samsung, and it’s never been cheaper

Unless you're buying a TV for a very large room, 55 inches is probably the ideal size. It's big enough that you can enjoy that nice ultra high-definition screen from anywhere in the room, but not so big that it looks silly. If you're in the market fo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

Google Play lets you test drive Android apps before installing them

Google's Instant Apps are available in a few places for curious Android users, but they've been conspicuously absent in one place: the Play Store. Wouldn't you want to check out an app before committing to it? You can now......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago