Grand designs: saving Yangon’s crumbling colonial architecture

A new city council and a growing number of progressive architecture firms may signal fresh hope for the city’s decaying colonial buildings – and the residents who live inside them The post Grand designs: saving Yangon’s crumbling colonial archi.....»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabApr 13th, 2017

Mercedes-AMG power slips under the hood of the sultry Aston Martin DB11

Aston Martin will now let you choose between a twin-turbo V12 and an AMG-derived twin-turbo V8 when shopping the DB11. In addition to saving 253 pounds compared to the V12, the V8 motor will still offer over 500 horsepower. The post Mercedes-AMG powe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

These photos could be the best images shot with an iPhone this year

The annual iPhone Photography Awards has announced the 2017 winners -- and the gallery is quite impressive. The contest included submissions from over 140 countries and both grand prize and special category winners. The post These photos could be the.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 6 min. ago

Maserati’s GranTurismo is the luxury coupe you forgot existed

To remind people that its GranTurismo luxury coupe still exists, Maserati unveiled a mildly updated 2018 model at the New York Stock Exchange. The GranTurismo is one of the oldest car designs currently on sale. The post Maserati’s GranTurismo i.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 42 min. ago

People are getting creative with Square"s customizable cash card designs

When Square first unveiled its cash card earlier this year, the move had many people scratching their heads. What could a forward-thinking mobile payments app possibly want with an old-school plastic debit card? Well, if nothing else, the cards are g.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News12 hr. 26 min. ago

AMD launches new graphics card for machine learning

AMD has announced the first product based on its Vega graphics processing unit (GPU) architecture: Radeon Vega Frontier Edition. Through its high bandwidth cache controller, the cornerstone of the advanced GPU memory architecture – HBM2 –.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 50 min. ago

Get the Smiphee top-rated iPhone 6 charging case for only $36

The Smiphee 2500mAh Portable Charging Case normally retails for $100, but right now this Amazon No. 1 bestseller is currently discounted to $36 saving you $64 (64 percent). It's thin, lightweight, and unintrusive. The post Get the Smiphee top-rated.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 6 min. ago

Score 64 percent off Amazon’s No. 1-selling iPhone 6 portable charging case

The Smiphee 2500mAh Portable Charging Case normally retails for $100, but right now this Amazon No. 1 bestseller is currently discounted to $36 saving you $64 (64 percent). It's thin, lightweight, and unintrusive. The post Score 64 percent off Amaz.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 27th, 2017

PNY GTX 1080 Ti XLR8 OC review: A gorgeous graphics card with great value

Let’s be frank: Most of the customized versions of Nvidia’s beastly GeForce GTX 1080 Ti that you can buy offer largely similar levels of gaming performance. This monstrous GPU pushes Nvidia’s Pascal architecture as far and fast as it’ll go.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 27th, 2017

Facebook Messenger’s new update adds animated reactions, live filters and more to video chat

Facebook's newest update for its Messenger app is going to roll out with a new video chat feature which includes live filters, saving screenshots directly and animated reactions. The post Facebook Messenger’s new update adds animated reactions,.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 27th, 2017

“McMansion Hell” used Zillow photos to mock bad design—Zillow may sue

“It is my sincere hope that this issue is resolved as amicably as possible.” (credit: McMansionHell) An architecture blogger has temporarily disabled her website,, after receiving a demand letter from Zillow and posting i.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Martin Shkreli can"t fair jury because everyone thinks he"s an evil man snake

A New York judge is desperately searching for people who don't hate Martin Shkreli's guts. The infamous ex-pharmaceutical company exec is set to stand trial for security fraud charges unrelated to the massive price hike on a life-saving AIDS drug tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Lyft adds pickup suggestions for smoother ride routing

 Lyft will offer pickup suggestions in the latest version of the Android or iOS app, making it easier for drivers to pick riders up without having to do traffic gymnastics, while also hopefully saving riders time. The pickup suggestions only tri.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

GTA Modding Tool OpenIV Appears to Be Back in Development

Popular modding tool OpenIV has received an update, suggesting its legal issues may be over. Popular Grand Theft Auto modding tool OpenIV may be back in business, following a controversial cease and desist order from GTA publisher Take-Two. PC.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Take-Two pulls tire-screeching u-turn, lifting ban on GTA V modding tool

You can now once again use the OpenIV utility to work on those single player mods. There’s some great news for Grand Theft Auto V addicts, with the revelation that the OpenIV modding tool has been given a reprieve, with a blanket ban on.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Radeon Vega Frontier Edition: Benchmarks and behind-the-scenes AMD interview

AMD’s first graphics card based on the Vega graphics architecture launches this week, and we’ve gotten our grubby hands on it.The $1,200 Radeon Vega Frontier Edition goes toe-to-toe against Nvidia’s Titan Xp in prosumer applications, with th.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Next-gen BMW X3 to be lighter, offer M Performance trim

The redesigned 2018 BMW X3 will go on sale at U.S. dealerships in November underpinned by a new architecture and with a new M Performance model......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Smart cities

Across the globe, cities are installing sensors, smart meters, and other tech to gather data in the hopes of saving money, becoming cleaner, and reducing traffic. These are just a few of the goals of smart cities. From Oslo to San Diego, cities are p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 26th, 2017

Bezel-less phones might be futuristic, but they come with compromises

There’s little doubt that the current design trend for smartphones is shrinking the edges around the screen, but is it a good thing? Bezel-less designs aren’t very practical and there are issues to iron out, but they do look like the future. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

Rockstar Comments on GTA 5 Single-Player Mods

Mods that affect online play are one of Take-Two's big concerns. Rockstar issued a statement on its support page regarding single-player mods for Grand Theft Auto V. Recently, Rockstar's parent company Take-Two recently issued cease-and-desist.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Rockstar"s cool with mods, just don"t mess with their online services

The developers behind Grand Theft Auto want the world to know that they're perfectly fine with modders messing around with their games, they just want them to stick to single player while they're doing it. SEE ALSO: Super-dark short film was shot ent.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017