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

This $13 accessory makes it practically impossible to lose your AirPods

Apple’s AirPods are the most popular wireless headphones in the world right now for so many reasons, from the cool cord-free design and the W1 wireless chip to the sound quality. Of course, they’re not perfect and the very same design tha.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News24 min. ago

Here is Apple"s self-driving car prototype

Here are new images of Apple's self-driving car technology (Project Titan) mounted on a Lexus RX350. That gear on the top is a rack of six LIDAR sensors that use lasers to collect spatial data about the vehicle's surroundings. Going to need more t.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News24 min. ago

Smalltown America finds ecstasy at Dollar General

I love dollar stores, and so does rural America. Dollar General, in particular, is cleaning up in the towns so out of the way even Wal-Mart can't make business there. The Decatur store is one of 1,000 Dollar Generals opening this year as part of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News24 min. ago

Live-Actions DC Series Titans Casts Beast Boy

The DC series continues to round out its team with the green-skinned, wisecracking Beast Boy. The voice of Hiro Hamada is becoming a different hero, as Ryan Potter has been announced to play Beast Boy in DC's live-action Titans series. WB has r.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News32 min. ago

Dad introduces baby to the art of playing piano with your feet

Sure, you can probably bang out "Chopsticks" on the piano – but can you do it with your feet? In this sweet video from dad and YouTuber Viva Frei, his son proudly shows off his "Chopsticks" skills – but with a little help, of course.&.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News32 min. ago

Incredible microscopic footage captures the invisible movement of life itself

A team of scientists in Austria filmed a single tree root tip growing over a 17-hour period. The footage shows how organisms respond to gravity and it can help us figure out how to grow plants in space. The video is this year's winner in Nikon’.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News32 min. ago

Samsung Announces Bixby 2.0, a “Bold Reinvention” of a Platform That’s Barely 6 Months Old

Samsung announced Bixby 2.0 this morning at the Samsung Developer Conference. The announcement focuses on the future of the platform and a plan for it to be more open and accessible to developers, as well as to new device categories. In fact, Samsung.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News33 min. ago

Apple claims Face ID doesn’t compromise user’s privacy

Apple responds to Sen. Al Franken’s concerns that the sample image stored in the phone’s Secure Enclave never actually leaves the phone.Apple has finally responded to the concerns of Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), allaying fears the new facial recogniti.....»»

Category: topSource:  inferseRelated News48 min. ago

U.S. Tech Giants Face a Future Shaped by Europe

Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life. But the likes of Facebook, Google and Apple are increasingly facing an uncomfortable.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News48 min. ago

Apple, GE partner to bring Predix apps to iOS

The aim is to bring analytics from GE's Predix industrial IoT platform to Apple's iPads and iPhones......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News48 min. ago

Boomerang’s AI assistant for email puts the important stuff on top

Boomerang, the San Francisco startup behind the eponymous Boomerang email tools, is launching a new AI-powered productivity assistant. It's called Brief Me, and it intelligently pulls relevant text out of your inbound messages. The post BoomerangR.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 4 min. ago

Apple’s self-driving car tech just got caught on camera

Apple may not be making its own cars, but its mysterious Project Titan work continues as the company refines software and systems for other autonomous vehicles. The Cupertino firm has been plying the local streets for some time now with its Titan-top.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

ZTE Axon M First Impressions!

The ZTE Axon M has been unveiled, and we provide everyone some of our first impressions of the upcoming dual-display device......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple Maps gains airport maps for O‘Hare and several others

Previously, only San Jose and Philadelphia airports were mapped in the app. Enlarge As part of iOS 11, Apple announced plans to add airport and mall interiors to its Maps app. A few early examples of that rolled out earlier this year, but now.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

Photographer creates a "dudeoir" photoshoot to perfectly capture the essence of autumn

Step aside apple-picking photos and #PumpkinButt babies, there's a new photoshoot that sums up the true meaning of the fall season. Photographer Gayla Thompson composed a "dudeoir" photoshoot of her husband Ryan Thompson and well, you won't look at p.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Dad plays the piano beautifully with a pair of little baby feet

Sure, you can probably bang out "Chopsticks" on the piano – but can you do it with your feet? In this sweet video from dad and YouTuber Viva Frei, his son proudly shows off his "Chopsticks" skills – but with a little help, of course.&.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Wanted man loses Facebook bet with police, turns himself in, brings doughnuts

You might remember the story of Champagne Torino a.k.a. Michael Zaydel, a wanted man in Michigan who said on Facebook that he'd turn himself in if Redford Police Department's next post got a thousand shares.  SEE ALSO: Wanted man taunts police o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Moto X4 Joins Amazon Prime Exclusive List, Available for $329 (Updated)

Motorola’s Moto X4, a device that jumps beyond the budget realm and into a tempting territory just before Android’s high-end market, will join Amazon’s Prime Exclusive line-up today at a ridiculously low price. For $329.99, you̵.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Motorola’s Moto Mod Speaker With Amazon Alexa Official at $149, Arrives in November

The newest Moto Mod to join the ever-expanding family is the Moto Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa. With this speaker connected to your Moto Z device, you’ll be able to access Alexa by voice command at any time. Like all other Moto Mods, this Am.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

This is our closest look yet at Apple’s Project Titan car tech

The co-founder of Voyage has given us our best view of Apple’s self-driving car technology yet. We’ve known for a while that Apple is working intently on self-driving car technology, but we now have our closest ever look at what the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago