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Google somehow made Apple’s Live Photos better, with an update for Motion Stills

We were already fans of Google’s Motion Stills app for iOS, which makes it easier to share Live Photos you shoot on your iPhone 6s or 7. Shooting, editing, and sharing Live Photos is easier with a Google Motion Stills update rolling out today (.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldMar 17th, 2017

Google Maps Pulls Cupcake Calorie Counter After Backlash

You can call it the Great Cupcake Controversy of 2017. In what is probably the only example ever of tiny, frosted cakes sparking mass outrage, strong negative feedback has prompted Google to remove a cupcake calorie counter from its iOS Maps app, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News15 min. ago

In an Ironic Twist, GM Donates $5 Million to The Henry Ford National Historic Landmark

General Motors just made a charitable move that might seem a tad ironic at first glance. That’s because the automaker has donated $5 million to The Henry Ford national historic landmark. Although the name of this institution might be inspired.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News27 min. ago

This $13 accessory makes it practically impossible to lose your AirPods

Apple’s AirPods are the most popular wireless headphones in the world right now for so many reasons, from the cool cord-free design and the W1 wireless chip to the sound quality. Of course, they’re not perfect and the very same design tha.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News27 min. ago

An update from the War on Rats

I cut back the vegetation around my home, as it had grown up too high over the wild rainy season and hot summer. Rats had taken over the brush and ivy. My landscaping left them nowhere to go. Nowhere but my woodshed... (more…) I cut back the.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News27 min. ago

Here is Apple"s self-driving car prototype

Here are new images of Apple's self-driving car technology (Project Titan) mounted on a Lexus RX350. That gear on the top is a rack of six LIDAR sensors that use lasers to collect spatial data about the vehicle's surroundings. Going to need more t.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News27 min. ago

Samsung announces Bixby 2.0 update with better voice recognition and more, will bring it to IoT devices, and plans to open it to third-parties in "near future" (Karissa Bell/Mashable)

Karissa Bell / Mashable: Samsung announces Bixby 2.0 update with better voice recognition and more, will bring it to IoT devices, and plans to open it to third-parties in “near future”  —  It was only a matter of time: S.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News27 min. ago

iOS 11.1 Release Date Tips & Tricks

iOS 11.1 Release Date Tips & Tricks is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. The iOS 11.1 update doesn’t have an official release date, but there’s a good chance it’ll touch down for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users in a few.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News27 min. ago

Live-Actions DC Series Titans Casts Beast Boy

The DC series continues to round out its team with the green-skinned, wisecracking Beast Boy. The voice of Hiro Hamada is becoming a different hero, as Ryan Potter has been announced to play Beast Boy in DC's live-action Titans series. WB has r.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News35 min. ago

Baidu plans to put a driverless bus on Chinese roads next year and cars by 2021

Chinese search giant Baidu has some bold new targets for its self-driving auto plans.  Baidu CEO Robin Li outlined company's self-driving vehicle goals for the next few years onstage at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live technology conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News35 min. ago

Bixby 2.0 is Samsung"s attempt to topple Amazon"s Alexa

Samsung just announced a new version of its assistant, and it's gearing up to take on Amazon's popular Alexa AI. Do you hear an Echo? Because Samsung just announced Bixby 2.0, an update to its intelligent voice assistant, and it's moving i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News35 min. ago

Apple claims Face ID doesn’t compromise user’s privacy

Apple responds to Sen. Al Franken’s concerns that the sample image stored in the phone’s Secure Enclave never actually leaves the phone.Apple has finally responded to the concerns of Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), allaying fears the new facial recogniti.....»»

Category: topSource:  inferseRelated News51 min. ago

AlphaGo Zero Goes From Rank Beginner to Grandmaster in Three Days—Without Any Help

Google DeepMind takes deep neural networks where no machine has gone before Google DeepMind takes deep neural networks where no machine has gone before.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated News51 min. ago

U.S. Tech Giants Face a Future Shaped by Europe

Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life. But the likes of Facebook, Google and Apple are increasingly facing an uncomfortable.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News51 min. ago

Apple, GE partner to bring Predix apps to iOS

The aim is to bring analytics from GE's Predix industrial IoT platform to Apple's iPads and iPhones......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News51 min. ago

AdHawk acquires Automate Ads to improve Google and Facebook ad campaigns

 AdHawk is announcing that it has acquired one of its competitors, Y Combinator-backed Automate Ads. Even if you weren’t a customer, Automate Ads may sound familiar because it was previously known as Kuhcoon, a social advertising startup c.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News51 min. ago

Gmail launches its first public iOS beta to test support for third-party accounts

 Google wants to make Gmail the place where you check all your email accounts, not just your Google accounts. The company announced this week it’s testing a new version of the Gmail app on iOS that will allow users to add their non-Google.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

AI versus AI: Self-Taught AlphaGo Zero Vanquishes Its Predecessor

DeepMind’s Go game-playing AI—which dominated its human competition—just got better -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

Apple’s self-driving car tech just got caught on camera

Apple may not be making its own cars, but its mysterious Project Titan work continues as the company refines software and systems for other autonomous vehicles. The Cupertino firm has been plying the local streets for some time now with its Titan-top.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

What security system works best with Google Home?

Developing the perfect Smart Home can be a fickle beast with dozens of companies producing hundreds of products using various technologies and standards that may or may not work together. As companies like Amazon and Google focus on the power of voic.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 14 min. ago

PolitiFact and Snopes, using Google AdSense, unwittingly hosted ads by fake news publishers; source says AdSense has terminated the ads (New York Times)

New York Times: PolitiFact and Snopes, using Google AdSense, unwittingly hosted ads by fake news publishers; source says AdSense has terminated the ads  —  SAN FRANCISCO — The headlines are eye-catching.  Melania Trump is.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News1 hr. 15 min. ago