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

Get set to fly with Maverick again — Tom Cruise finally confirms ‘Top Gun 2’

There's no need to speculate anymore: A Top Gun sequel is "definitely happening." Tom Cruise has confirmed the news and says the film is likely to begin shooting within the next year. The post Get set to fly with Maverick again — Tom Cruise fin.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

Keep your devices powered up with the Ravpower portable charger, now $70 off

Are dead batteries leaving you scrambling for the nearest outlets to charge your devices? Never be without power again with the Ravpower 22,000mAh portable charger, now on sale for just $40 on Amazon after a 64 percent discount. The post Keep your de.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 16 min. ago

Get ready for summer with the Frigidaire portable AC unit

Summer is well on its way, whether you're ready or not. Frigidaire has a new portable air conditioner for 2017, and at 12,000 BTU, it's bound to keep you cool in even the hottest months of the year. The post Get ready for summer with the Frigidaire p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Disney Accelerator Link Pays Off Again With Lightning McQueen Toy

A link, first forged at the Disney Accelerator in Burbank, has paid off for robotic toy developer Sphero, with another Disney-themed toy for the Disney Accelerator graduate. Sphero has rolled out a new, robotic toy, the Ultimate Lightning McQueen rac.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News13 hr. 40 min. ago

FCA stumbles into U.S. regulatory crosshairs again

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will now have to defend itself against accusations it's run afoul of environmental, safety and securities laws in the span of just a few years......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News14 hr. 0 min. ago

The Week in iOS Accessories and Cases: Casio unveils luxurious GravityMaster watch

Watch out!Image by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis week's roundup includes a new Bluetooth-enabled watch from Casio, plus cool new earbuds that can translate 40 languages, as well some snazzy new cases for your iPhone and iPad.CasioImage by CasioTo read thi.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News16 hr. 39 min. ago

12 Essential Communication Skills That Aren"t Taught in Schools at All

12 Essential Communication Skills That Aren"t Taught in Schools at All.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News19 hr. 48 min. ago

Speaker Straight From The Past

Remember those tiny black pocket radios that you often saw strung around people’s wrists? They were especially visible during an important cricket match when the device was practically glued to people’s ears.  You could see people walking with t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

Watch Alchemist Accelerator’s Demo Day right here

Alchemist is one of those rare programs that focuses on enterprise startups. These aren’t your parents’ enterprise companies. Pitches today will span products that help businesses with crowdfunding, wearables, sustainable farming and mana.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Anker"s faster-charging 10,000mAh power bank is $27 right now

With spring’s rain (and snow...) finally clearing up, we can once again start spending time outdoors. There’s no reason to let your tiny cellphone battery hold you back from enjoying the sunshine, either—not when Amazon is offering Anker’s.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

"Sony Needs a Fresh Hit"

Even as Sony's CEO Kazuo Hirai has done a remarkable job over the past five years -- taking bold decisions on the areas the company should be focusing on, and cutting efforts on those that aren't working -- his company desperately needs a fresh hit t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Self-ventilating workout suit keeps athletes cool and dry

A breathable workout suit with ventilating flaps that open and close in response to an athlete's body heat and sweat has now been developed by researchers. These flaps, which range from thumbnail- to finger-sized, are lined with live microbial cells.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

8Bitdo retro controllers now work with the Nintendo Switch

If you aren’t a fan of the Nintendo Switch’s controllers or the system’s excellent Pro gamepad, there’s now another option available for you. 8Bitdo’s various retro-inspired controllers are now compatible with the Ninten.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Bizarre Star Dims Again, and Astronomers Scramble to Catch It in the Act

A new observing campaign aims to understand a star that some have suggested might even host an alien civilization -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Scientists Are Closer to Understanding the ‘Alien Megastructure Star’

It looks like the aliens have fired up their giant machinery again. The post Scientists Are Closer to Understanding the ‘Alien Megastructure Star’ appeared first on ExtremeTech......»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

The Galaxy S8 iris scanner can be hacked with aging tech

Biometrics are becoming our next de facto security measure, and they're supposed to be a vast improvement on easily-forgotten and hackable passwords. Yet a point-and-shoot camera, laser printer and contact lens is all it took for German.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

You"ll soon be able to control IKEA"s affordable smart lights with Assistant, Alexa, and Siri

We’ve been hearing a lot about how Google Home and Amazon Echo can control our smart appliances and devices, but for many of us, they’re still out of reach. Spending a couple hundred dollars on smart light bulbs or thousands on a new oven aren.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Becoming Genesis—the 2018 G80 Sport

Hyundai's upmarket brand is starting to find its feet. Genesis There are really two key things you need to know about the Genesis G80 Sport. First, it's a sp.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

LeEco collapse continues as CEO cedes control; 85% of US workforce to be cut

It appears that the "Netflix of China" should have stayed in China. Enlarge LeEco, often called the "Netflix of China," is in the news again, and again it is because another disaster has befallen the company. After announcing a $2 billion me.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Twitter’s new interactive cards help you slide into brands’ DMs

Twitter has been working hard to find new ways for brands and advertisers to connect with its users, especially since becoming a public company in 20131. Hey, shareholders need to make that money. But while customer service experiences are c.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017