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No, tiny keypads aren"t becoming cool again

So when did Mobile World Congress turn into Mobile World Classic? While the LG G6 and Moto G5s created a healthy amount of buzz in Barcelona this year, the hottest gadgets weren’t the usual cutting-edge marvels. They were retro-flavored release.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwMar 9th, 2017

Trump again uses iPhone to tweet, backtracking from 2016 pledge

President Donald Trump now uses an iPhone to broadcast his famous early-morning tweets, according to the White House.Trump's turn to the iPhone was contrary to a pledge he made more than a year ago, when he blasted Apple for refusing to help feder.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News40 min. ago

KIller iOS 11 Feature Could Make Siri Useful Again

KIller iOS 11 Feature Could Make Siri Useful Again is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The next major iPhone update is iOS 11, and we are now hearing about an iOS 11 feature that could make you use Siri more often — especially if you.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Scientists demonstrate that it’s possible to send lemonade over the internet

What could be better than having a cool glass of lemonade on a hot day? How about having a cool glass of lemonade on a hot day -- that’s served over the internet? That’s exactly what scientists at the National University of Singapore have been wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 32 min. ago

Facebook copies Snapchat Stories (again)-- but why?

Facebook has gotten really good at copying Snapchat.So good, in fact, that it is doing it again, adding a Stories-like feature into yet another of its apps. But why does Facebook keep doing this, and what does it mean for users?In IT Blogwatch, we.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News8 hr. 48 min. ago

Article: Facebook Is Copying Snapchat...Again

The stream of lookalike features not only signals how seriously Facebook takes the threat of Snapchat, but also the risks Snapchat faces if its key features become available—and widely used—on other platforms......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News16 hr. 16 min. ago

Article: eMarketer Releases New Report on the Challenges of TV Audience Measurement

Today’s consumers watch TV and video in so many ways, ranging from first-screen connected devices to second-screen devices like smartphones, tablets, PCs and even wearables. As live TV’s share of overall viewing declines, it is becoming i.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News16 hr. 16 min. ago

Man with quadriplegia employs injury bridging technologies to move again -- just by thinking

A subject who was paralyzed below his shoulders in a bicycling accident, is believed to be the first person with quadriplegia in the world to have arm and hand movements restored with the help of two temporarily implanted technologies. A brain-comput.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News20 hr. 39 min. ago

Industrious buys PivotDesk, raises $25M to be WeWork without startup bros

 In the recruiting wars, a cool office is critical. Not just for scrappy startups, but big businesses with regional HQs, as well. So while WeWork signs questionable 20-year leases to provide desks for twenty-something engineers, Industrious is t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 hr. 40 min. ago

Industrious buys Pivotdesk, raises $25M to be WeWork without startup bros

 In the recruiting wars, a cool office is critical. Not just for scrappy startups, but big businesses with regional HQs as well. So while WeWork signs questionable 20-year leases to provide desks for twenty-something engineers, Industrious is ta.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 48 min. ago

New immunotherapy approaches to prostate cancer identified

Prostate cancer, notoriously resistant to immunotherapy due to its immunologically cool nature, triggers two pathways to chill an immune attack after one immunotherapy drug fires up the immune system, researchers report......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

This tiny iOS change will make your iPhone even zippier

Apple rolled out the new iOS 10.3 update Monday — and if you took the plunge and upgraded to the new OS, you might have noticed your iPhone is running a bit more quickly and smoothly than it did before.   That alone shouldn't be a big surp.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Facebook Copied Snapchat a Fourth Time, and Now All Its Apps Look the Same

Facebook is copying Snapchat again. From a report on Recode: Today it launched Stories, the 24-hour photo and video montages that ultimately disappear, inside of its core Facebook app. This is the fourth time Facebook has cloned the key Snapchat feat.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Never worry about protecting your Pixel XL screen again

It’s not very common, of course, but there are a few mobile accessories out there that haven’t really done their job until they break. And once they do break, as long as they’ve done their job properly, you’re actually happy a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

The Huawei Watch 2 (and Android Wear 2) have all the same smartwatch problems

Generally, smartwatches aren't worth the time it takes to charge them.  But when Huawei handed me a review unit of their new Huawei Watch 2, which has pretty much all the tech you can stuff into a smartwatch these days, and runs the new Android.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Ford Reunites the ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers’ for Ford Escape Commercials

Given last week’s theatrical release, I suppose Power Rangers is officially a thing once again. Or more specifically Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, as Japan probably produces more Power Rangers series each year than it does Toyota vehicles. Powe.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

The way college kids are using Tinder may surprise you

Kids these days are a lot more old-fashioned than you'd think. A new survey of 3,500 college students done by Abodo, the apartment hunting app, found some surprising results. These kids aren't nearly as modern in their approach to meeting people as y.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Facebook Mirrors Snapchat (Again) With Stories Feature

It lets people share videos and photographs in the Facebook app that will disappear after 24 hours, similar to the Stories feature on Instagram, also owned by Facebook......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Anew: The Distant Light Developer To “Aggressively Pursue” A Switch Port

Before becoming fully funded on Kickstarter, developer Resonator added the stretch goal of a Switch version for the game, which was quickly met. Read Anew: The Distant Light Developer To “Aggressively Pursue” A Switch Port on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Scientists turn human kidney cells into tiny biocomputers

A team of scientists from Boston University have found a way to hack into mammalian cells -- human cells, even -- and make them follow logical instructions like computers can. While they're not the first researchers to program cells to.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017

Facebook Mirrors Snapchat (Again) With Facebook Stories

The feature lets people share videos and photos in the Facebook app that will disappear after 24 hours, similar to the Stories feature on Instagram......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsMar 28th, 2017