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Here’s How Apple Could Bring Augmented Reality to the iPhone

It involves new camera features Apple is ramping up its plans to pursue augmented reality, according to a new Bloomberg report, which provides some detail on how the company may incorporate the technology into the iPhone. The Cupertino, Calif.-.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeMar 20th, 2017

With AI investments, Taser could use its body camera division for predictive policing

 After announcing that it would shift some of its emphasis away from non-lethal weapons to police body cameras, for a fleeting moment it felt like the company synonymous with sticks that electrocute people was showing an interest in police accou.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Video Explores Scifi Trope of Women Who Are "Born Sexy Yesterday"

It’s a tale as old as time— at least in science fiction. A beautiful woman wakes up in a scary new world, unable to grasp the basic day-to-day activities of life. She could be a robot, or a mermaid, or a goddamn Messiah sent by aliens. It doesn.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News6 hr. 43 min. ago

Apple’s Stock Races Ahead as Investors Bet on New iPhones

Apple’s shares are up nearly 60 percent since last summer. Investors hope new iPhones due in September will prompt many Apple users to upgrade......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News7 hr. 51 min. ago

iPhone 8 Rumor Rollup: long live the battery, here come the cases, plus a new concept design

Perhaps new research that found more iPhone buyers opting for legacy models over the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will give Apple a little nudge to make sure there's really incentive to buy the forthcoming iPhone 8 (or iPhone X) instead of going with the 7.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated News7 hr. 59 min. ago

Swelling Batteries Prompt Extension on Apple Watch Warranty

Apple is pretty great about honoring its warranties and even recently changed its policy on fourth generation iPads to allow for an upgrade if something’s wrong with the device. Now, the Cupertino computing giant is giving customers an extra two ye.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News10 hr. 27 min. ago

Surfer Kai Lenny reinvents the boogie board by adding a hydrofoil to it

When Kai Lenny injures his ankle, he finds a way to stay in the water. Since surfing could worsen the injury, Lenny has turned to the good, old-fashioned boogie board. To spice it up a little, he attached a hydrofoil to it. The post Surfer Kai Lenny.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 27 min. ago

Microsoft And Apple Target Schools In War With Chromebook

An anonymous reader writes: "Google [is] commanding 58% of U.S. K-12 schools. Windows is in second with around 22% and the combined impact of MacOS and iOS are close behind at 19%," reports TechCrunch, citing figures from consulting firm Futuresource.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 11 min. ago

"Car Dogs" have their day on screen

A new feature film about a day in the life of a car dealership resonated with some store employees who could identify with the long hours, the hypercompetitive atmosphere and the sense of camaraderie among stressed-out salespeople......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News11 hr. 27 min. ago

How to Abandon Android and Switch to iOS

Maybe you like the curves of the iPhone 7, maybe you just don’t trust Google with your data any more, or maybe someone just gave you an iPhone as a birthday present. Whatever the reason, here’s how to get your entire digital life from Android to.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News12 hr. 51 min. ago

Here are our favorite ‘Hearthstone’ deck archetypes so far in ‘Journey to Un’Goro’

Hearthstone's latest expansion, 'Journey to Un'Goro', has shaken up the meta, and that's a great thing. Here are some of the new decks we've enjoyed playing for each class while exploring the wilds of Un'Goro Crater. The post Here are our favorite &#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 35 min. ago

Injured surfer Kai Lenny gets back in the water by slapping a hydrofoil on a boogie board

When Kai Lenny injures his ankle, he finds a way to stay in the water. Since surfing could worsen the injury, Lenny has turned to the good, old-fashioned boogie board. To spice it up a little, he attached a hydrofoil to it. The post Injured surfer Ka.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 35 min. ago

Apple adds one more year to first-generation Watch warranty

To cover old Apple Watches with swollen battery issues. Enlarge (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Apple added one extra year to its warranty for some first-generation Apple Watches, according to a note sent to authorized service providers obtained.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 51 min. ago

Swelling Batteries Prompt Extension On Apple Watch Warranty

Apple is pretty great about honoring its warranties and even recently changed its policy on fourth generation iPads to allow for an upgrade if something’s wrong with the device. Now, the Cupertino computing giant is giving customers an extra two ye.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News14 hr. 11 min. ago

Ridley Scott Thinks Aliens Are Real and They"ll Probably Kill Us

Ridley Scott is at the helm of a nearly 40-year franchise of films about killer aliens who are smarter and deadlier than us. It’s not a coincidence, since Scott thinks that could happen in real life.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News14 hr. 27 min. ago

How to Automatically Sync iPhone Photos with Your Computer

How to Automatically Sync iPhone Photos with Your Computer is a post by Kevin Purcell from Gotta Be Mobile. The iPhone camera takes great shots and shoots high-quality video, but how do you get your photos or videos off the phone and back them up to.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News16 hr. 27 min. ago

Virtual Reality, Apps Add Interactivity to Music Videos

More musicians are using new technology, including 360-degree cameras, virtual reality musical experiences and vertical videos, to reach the smartphone generation of music fans who are discovering new music on their phones and tablets. Pop singer In.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News16 hr. 35 min. ago

BlackBerry KeyOne vs. iPhone 7: Which is best for you?

If you're trying decide whether the BlackBerry KeyOne or the Apple iPhone 7 should be your next phone, then allow us to help with this spec comparison. We take a quick look at the key differences. The post BlackBerry KeyOne vs. iPhone 7: Which is bes.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 43 min. ago

Your next computer could be in a data center

 Most of the apps on your phone already rely on a server component to store and process your data. When you post a video on Facebook, it gets re-encoded into multiple formats on the server so that other users can stream your video in SD, HD, etc.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News17 hr. 59 min. ago

Your wireless carriers are doing better, and we have the numbers to prove it

You know them; you hate them. Wireless carriers are rated among the worst companies, but they're doing better by their customers compared to a few years ago. We've crunched the numbers. Here's how much better off we are. The post Your wireless carrie.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?

An anonymous reader wants to start a grassroots effort to build a self-organizing global radio mesh network where every device can communicate with every other device -- and without any central authority. There is nothing in the rules of mathematics.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017