Mysterious Apple device turns out to be a... badge reader

The frenzy to uncover pre-production Apple devices is not what it used to be, but folks still go to great lengths to find secret Cupertino info. That's why a recent FCC discovery about a mysterious NFC and Bluetooth-equipped Apple devic.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetMar 20th, 2017

US Imposes Stricter Security Screenings At Foreign Airports, But Won"t Expand Laptop Ban Yet

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: The United States will require foreign airports to implement stricter security practices and screenings for any passengers headed to the U.S. John Kelly, the U.S. secretary of Homeland Security, ann.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

Google Photos can now use machine learning to share your pics

Google Photos rolls out its latest feature that makes sending out your snaps a, well, snap. Google Photos is rolling out two new features that will make getting your favorite snaps out to the world a, well, snap.The first of these features, Sug.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 58 min. ago

Tinder"s new subscription takes the guesswork out of romance

Tinder's new subscription service provides you with a list of users who swiped right on your profile. It will begin testing in Australia, Canada, Mexico, and Argentina with hopes of rolling out in the U.S. soon afterwards. The post Tinder's new.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 26 min. ago

Google now offering early access to Area 120’s experimental apps and creations

Many of Google's most interesting creations lately have come out of Area 120 -- the company's in-house incubator for interesting and offbeat ideas. You can now sign up for early access through a link on the department's site. The post Google now offe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 26 min. ago

The 9 best computers of 2017: the best PCs ranked

Consider splashing out on one of the best PCs of 2017. Building a computer is so last year. Well, not really, but with desktop PC market share being swiped from down under, it’s becoming increasingly affordable to straight up buy your ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

Wrestling Wrap Up: How WWE Fixed Their Carmella Problem

Plus, Samoa Joe chokes out Brock Lesnar, Sasha Banks wins big, Braun Strowman throws Roman Reigns again, and more. Bada boom, HEEL-EST GUY IN THE ROOM! So what happens when the irresistible heel meets the immovable feel? Aside from me slightly.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News4 hr. 18 min. ago

Watch out Google Earth, Apple Maps has a hidden VR-like "flyover" mode

You're soon going to have a new reason to use Apple Maps. Apple is adding a new feature to its mapping app that lets you go on 3D "flyover" tours of cities around the world. Though not technically VR, the feature is reminiscent of Google Earth VR and.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 18 min. ago

See iPhone 8 at every angle in this purported leak video

You want to see the Apple iPhone 8 in a detailed video. The rumors appear to be true in this close look. We hit peak iPhone 8 rumors today, thanks to a very detailed video showing off a mockup of Apple's 10th anniversary smartphone at ever.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News4 hr. 18 min. ago

Diabetes management platform Glooko raises $35 million

 Glooko, a startup selling data management healthcare service on top of a device-agnostic platform to make it easier for doctors to remotely monitor patients, has pulled in $35 million Series C funding. It had previously raised $20 million, b.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 10 min. ago

Lenovo Reveals The 2017 ThinkCentre

Lenovo just revealed the new 2017 ThinkCentre desktop, AIO & TIO models, as well as the refreshed 2017 ThinkPad models. Check out the full details here!... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News5 hr. 10 min. ago

DreamWorks: The animation studio"s powerful network

If you don’t know what DreamWorks is, you probably haven’t been to the movies for a couple decades. It’s a digital film studio that turns out critically acclaimed CGI animated movies like Shrek, Madagascar, and Kung Fu Panda, averaging about.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated News5 hr. 10 min. ago

The iPhone 8 rumored to have super fast charging

When the highly anticipated iPhone 8 finally drops later this year, it'll be tough to get Apple fanatics to put their devices down — until their batteries eventually die, that is.  There is some (potential) good news for power users, thoug.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 18 min. ago

Earthling police officer pulls over an alien riding shotgun in a real WTF moment

Sometimes, traffic stops can be out of this world. Police in Alpharetta, Georgia stopped a car containing a rather otherworldly passenger on Sunday. The confused officer was quick to document the sighting and put it on Facebook, in case it was beamed.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 42 min. ago

A new ransomware is sweeping the globe, but there"s a vaccine

It's a familiar story: You boot up your computer only to find a mysterious message saying your files are encrypted. You soon realize that your data is likely gone for good — even if you fork over a cryptocurrency ransom payment.  But this.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 50 min. ago

Amazon"s Echo Show has video streaming feature that plays Jimmy Fallon, CNN, CNBC, and more

It turns out that Amazon's new Echo Show isn't just a hyped-up, touchscreen-touting version of the company's speaker product, it's also a stealth smart TV, too. Jimmy Fallon, host of The Tonight Show, revealed a new Echo Show feature on Wednesday tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 50 min. ago

"My Cousin Vinny" without comedy is a gritty courtroom drama

My Cousin Vinny is one of the most memorable comedies since it came out over 2 decades ago. It gave us a surprisingly solid comedic performance from Joe Pesci and earned newcomer Marisa Tomei an Academy Award for her supporting role. Yet at its core,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 50 min. ago

Tinder’s new subscription speeds up online dating, shows you who swiped right

Tinder's new subscription service provides you with a list of users who swiped right on your profile. It will begin testing in Australia, Canada, Mexico, and Argentina with hopes of rolling out in the U.S. soon afterwards. The post Tinder’s new.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 58 min. ago

Tech Tip: Screening Out Malware with Microsoft Edge

Windows 10 includes built-in protections for blocking several types of online threats to your computer......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News6 hr. 10 min. ago

More Than 40 ISPs Across the Country Tell Chairman Pai to Not Repeal Network Neutrality

An anonymous reader shares a report: One excuse FCC Chairman Ajit Pai regularly offers to explain his effort to gut net neutrality protections is the claim that open Internet rules have harmed ISPs, especially small ones. During a speech earlier this.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 26 min. ago

The best laptops of 2017: top laptops for every need

In the market for a new laptop? Let us be your guide to the best laptops around. So, you're looking for a new laptop, right? And, let us guess, you'd rather not waste a lot of time figuring out which is the best laptop for you? Lucky.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 42 min. ago