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IDG Contributor Network: What the AWS outage can teach us about WAN deployments

The outage that hit Amazon Web Services' Simple Storage Service earlier this month might have been unusual in its impact, but not in its cause—a configuration error. Service providers suffer outages for all sorts of reasons. Backhoes take out lo.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldMar 16th, 2017

Trekkies rejoice, you can now pilot a "Starfleet" ship in VR

Star Trek fans, this is the game you've been waiting for. Ubisoft has created a virtual reality, cooperative multiplayer experience that let's players work together to command a Federation star ship. Read more...More about Real Time Video, Real Time.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News26 min. ago

Daughter tweets her mom"s brilliant plan to screw over a Trump rally

Sometimes moms can be even more petty than their children. And when they are, it's OK, because they're moms and they can do whatever they want. Becca Mayo, a 21-year-old junior at the University of Minnesota, took a screenshot of a message she receiv.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News26 min. ago

A salute to Nintendo’s Genyo Takeda, retiring after 45 years of innovation in gaming

 Few at Nintendo can say they saw the company’s start as a video game company, and fewer still have had as much influence as Genyo Takeda, co-creator of several of the company’s most memorable (and durable) innovations. He’s re.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News46 min. ago

SPONSOR: Reliable Wireless Sensor Network Streamlines Manufacturing Operations

SPONSOR: Reliable Wireless Sensor Network Streamlines Manufacturing Operations.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News54 min. ago

Caltech scientists develop a technique for turning bones transparent

A new technique developed at Caltech can turn bones transparent. This breakthrough will allow researchers to look at the composition of the bones, as well as the effect of different drugs on them. The post Caltech scientists develop a technique for t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News54 min. ago

Inside Formula E’s push for ever-better electric motors with Andretti and TE Connectivity

Even a tiny difference in the position of a sensor can make all the difference. Enlarge (credit: LAT Images / Formula E via Getty Images) Now in its third season, Formula E has yet to shake some of its detractors. Sure, the batteries in each.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 2 min. ago

Director David Fincher might team up with Brad Pitt again for ‘World War Z’ sequel

Oscar-nominated director David Fincher, who helmed Seven, The Social Network, and Gone Girl, is reportedly finalizing a deal to direct the sequel to 2013's zombie thriller World War Z. It would reunite him with Brad Pitt. The post Director David Finc.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 10 min. ago

Snag a Sony PlayStation 4 Slim with 500 GB storage for only $265 on Amazon

Right now you can score one of the most popular gaming systems at a great price. This Sony PlayStation 4 Slim with 500 GB storage normally retails for $300 but is currently discounted to just $264 on Amazon, saving you $35 or 12 percent. The post Sna.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 10 min. ago

Mark Zuckerberg, man of the people, visits assembly line and discovers it"s "hard"

Mark Zuckerberg, who is totally not running for president, continues to do things a politician would do by visiting an assembly plant and commenting at how hard physical labor can be. SEE ALSO: Tech CEOs are looking more and more like politicians The.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

Amazon sees strong AWS growth in Q1 results

Amazon Web Services, the jewel in the company's crowd, fared well — despite a brief outage during the quarter......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Phanteks Eclipse P400 Tempered Glass Edition Case Review

It is not every day that you find a case that shouldn’t be modified. You can still make changes to the Phanteks Eclipse P400 but for the most part anything you do might actually ruin the overall style.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Riotoro CR480 Gaming Case Review

Enter the Riotoro CR480, a budget friendly, mid-tower, gaming computer case that can be had for just under $50. How does it stand up against the competition? That’s what Benchmark Reviews will find out.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Facebook finally lets creators claim ad revenue when their videos are stolen

Facebook is cracking down on video pirates. The social network updated its policy on Thursday to allow original creators to claim any ad revenue made when other users steal their videos for clicks — a practice known as "freeboating."  SEE.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Russian-controlled telecom hijacks financial services’ Internet traffic

Visa, MasterCard, and Symantec among dozens affected by "suspicious" BGP mishap. Enlarge / A map that visualizes network changes being announced by Rostelecom. (credit: BGPmon) On Wednesday, large chunks of network traffic belonging to MasterC.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

Throttling of websites and online services might help customers, FCC says

The FCC will now take your comments on whether to kill net neutrality. (credit: Elliott Brown) You can now start filing public comments on the Federal Communications Commission plan to eliminate net neutrality rules. The FCC today opened the d.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

We can stop being amazed that pregnant women can do amazing things

Hi. It is 2017. Are we really still amazed that women are capable of working while pregnant? News broke Wednesday that actress Gal Gadot was five-months pregnant while she did re-shoots for Wonder Women. She did the required stunts and even had a cut.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Google makes it easier for Assistant to come to any device

Reaching beyond Google Home and smartphones, developers can now bring the digital helper to any device they create. Google Assistant can help with a lot of things, but since Google's digital helper is limited to only certain types of devic.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Trint text-to-speech web app takes the pain out of transcription

Trint, a portmanteau of “transcription” and “interview,” is a great speech-to-text web app that can listen to long blocks of audio and transcribe it almost flawlessly. Here are some of the neat things it can do. The post Trint text-to-speech.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 34 min. ago

Cloop Magnetic Keepers prevent cables from becoming clutter

We love our gadgets and gizmos, but we can’t use them without charging up the battery every now and again. Since a full charge only lasts for a few hours, we’re normally stuck carrying a bunch of cables around. This on its own is no issue.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News2 hr. 53 min. ago

Oh my god, you can book a reservation at the Taco Bell test kitchen

PSA: The Taco Bell test kitchen — a magical mystery land for fast food lovers — is opening its doors to the public.  That means you — yes, you — can book a reservation to dine at the very same test kitchen that thought a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago