Mass Effect: Andromeda offers plenty of gameplay depth despite some faults

 Mass Effect is a video game series that attracts ardent fans and invokes emotional reactions from those fans via its storytelling decisions. The franchise builds on the legacy BioWare built with its stewardship of the Star Wars universe with th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchMar 20th, 2017

Hurry: Philips Hue Go and Hue Bloom smart lights just got rare discounts on Amazon

Everyone thinks of normal A19 bulbs when they think of the Philips Hue brand, but some of the company's coolest products are far more unique than that. The Philips Hue Go Portable Dimmable LED Smart Light and Philips Hue Bloom Dimmable LED Smart Tabl.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News47 min. ago

The Pixel 2 has its own dedicated imaging chip, and it was designed by Google

We're not sure why Google didn't toot their own horn about this at the Pixel 2 launch, but some interesting new information about the device's innards has come to light. Apparently, it has a dedicated imaging chip, the first ever designed by Google......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News47 min. ago

Taran Killam apparently had some thoughts about Donald Trump hosting "Saturday Night Live"

Someone finally addressed the big orange elephant in studio 8H.  Taran Killam did an interview with NPR about his time at Saturday Night Live (SNL), his upcoming projects and of course, Donald Trump. In 2015, Trump was asked to host and it was m.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News55 min. ago

ZTE Attaches Two Displays, Throws in a Snapdragon 821, Calls It the Axon M and Prices It at $725

ZTE and AT&T announced a new phone this morning, one that isn’t like your typical smartphone. Usually, a smartphone has one display and we’ll sit here and argue about its resolution or bezels or some other nonsense. Well, the Axon M is qu.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago

Bolstering fat cells offers potential new leukemia treatment

Killing cancer cells indirectly by powering up fat cells in the bone marrow could help acute myeloid leukemia patients, says a new study. Researchers found that boosting adipocytes, or fat cells, located in the bone morrow suppressed cancerous leukem.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

Biology of childhood brain tumor subtypes offers clues to precision treatments

Researchers investigating pediatric low-grade gliomas (PLGG), the most common type of brain tumor in children, have discovered key biological differences in how mutated genes combine with other genes to drive this childhood cancer. By shedding light.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

UK spies using social media data for mass surveillance

 Privacy rights group Privacy International says it has obtained evidence for the first time that UK spy agencies are collecting social media information on potentially millions of people.  Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 6 min. ago

The Impossible Dream of USB-C

Marco Arment, a prominent developer best known for co-founding Tumblr, explains why USB-C, despite being around for years and being used in mainstream products hasn't taken off yet. Arment writes: While a wide variety of USB-C dongles are available,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Warning: There’s a new iMessage scam looking to steal your Apple ID login

True story: every time we run a post warning people of a new iMessage phishing scam that pops up, we get a bunch of feedback from readers via email. Some people thank us for the heads up, but others email to complain that these phishing scams are so.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

Cisco using AI and machine learning to help IT predict failures

 We have known for some time that the number of signals coming from your IT systems surpassed the ability for humans to keep track of them years ago. Machines can help and have been for some time. The advent of artificial intelligence and machin.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

News of Note—Cisco, Transition Networks, AT&T and more

Here are some of the other stories we’re following today......»»

Category: networkSource:  fiercetelecomRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Vibing snake dances to "Proud Mary" and somehow doesn"t miss a single beat

This snake might be rollin' on the river...or the next bush.   The Plains Hognose was jamming out to rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Proud Mary" and boy, does it have some moves. Just give this snake a stage, because it's ready to.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 23 min. ago

Studio Stick portable recording studio for smartphones

The modern day smartphone is indeed an indispensable tool for anyone and everyone, where it functions as our primary camera, our navigation device, our portable media player, our fitness tracker, and for some, a simple microphone to take down audio n.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News3 hr. 55 min. ago

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL reaffirm Google’s top spot among smartphone cameras

 Google’s changes to the Pixel cameras are mostly on the software side, but they gain some excellent additional abilities, including a new Portrait mode, as well as optical image stabilization to compliment Google’s digital anti-shak.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News3 hr. 55 min. ago

Microsoft appeals to power users with the Surface Precision Mouse

 Once upon a time, Microsoft had a whole line of gaming hardware under the Sidewinder brand, and while they never really put a dent in Razer or Logitech, they put out some decent mice (the X3 “might serve as a good introduction to multiple.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News3 hr. 55 min. ago

BBC iPlayer Radio app gains Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support

In an effort to get people to leave their smartphones alone while driving and reduce distractions, many car infotainment systems now support Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Those two infotainment systems allow drivers to use some apps like music and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News4 hr. 6 min. ago

Australia launches site to report revenge porn

Australia has launched an online portal to report revenge porn, with researchers warning women are being affected on a "mass scale"......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

Polkadot passes the $140M mark for its fund-raise to link private and public blockchains

 Polkadot is a project which has emerged from the Blockchain world, and was designed to do something increasingly important. In effect, Polkadot is the interchange and translator between multiple blockchains which creative people developing on t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 22 min. ago

Indiez aims to raise the quality of freelancer platforms

 Indiez is an up-and-coming freelance service that aims to bring a higher standard to a world that is dominated by the likes of Gigster, Upwork and Fiverr by taking a different, team-led approach. There are already plenty of options for develope.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 30 min. ago

This is Polestar 1: Volvo’s disruptive performance EV

You expect solid confidence with a little reserve from the Swedes, and yet the freshly-revealed Polestar 1 arrives today with some bold claims. Before you is the first vehicle from Polestar, Volvo Car Group’s performance brand, and the first of thr.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News5 hr. 38 min. ago