Not today, crook! 12-year-old stalls carjacker by using minivan’s safety feature

After a Virginia mother pulled over to help victims of a car crash, the man who caused the crash attempted to steal her van. Little did he know that her daughters were still inside, and they weren’t giving up without a fight. The post Not today, cr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsApr 21st, 2017

11 best open world games on PC today

Cavernous mountain ranges? Inner-city suburbs? These games have it all. 2017 is the year of the open world game. Every game franchise iteration that came out shoehorned an explorable environment into its hyper-polished murder simulation. often.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 min. ago

Penske Automotive"s Q1 net rises 3.5% on acquisitions, U.K.

Penske Automotive's first-quarter net income rose 3.5 percent from a year earlier, as acquisitions and strong sales at its U.K. dealerships pushed revenue to a record for the quarter......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News16 min. ago

Twitter reports 6 percent growth in monthly active users and 7.8 percent loss in revenue

Twitter Inc reported its strongest growth in monthly active users in more than a year and a much better-than-expected quarterly profit. The post Twitter reports 6 percent growth in monthly active users and 7.8 percent loss in revenue appeared first o.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News17 min. ago

Ransomware could double this year if no action is taken: F-Secure

The growth of ransomware is likely to double in 2017 unless the governments decide to crack down on all potentially illegal payments, a European cyber security firm warned on Wednesday. The post Ransomware could double this year if no action is taken.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News17 min. ago

Twitter CEO is totally fine with not having met Donald Trump, really

President Donald Trump is fairly vocal on Twitter. You could say he's a power user, and he's been one for quite some time. SEE ALSO: Twitter reveals its employees have equitable pay on #EqualPayDay But Jack Dorsey, a cofounder and CEO of Twitter, has.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 min. ago

All hail the Trump Twitter bump

Twitter is growing. Twitter. Is. Growing. The service has been mostly flat or shrinking for months, but not this past quarter. In the first quarter of 2017, Twitter’s Daily Active Users rocketed up 14 percent and the Monthly Active number is no.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 min. ago

Please enjoy Obama photographer Pete Souza"s latest flawless Trump troll

Trump's first 100 days in office have come and gone, and they're not getting great reviews. So, naturally, Pete Souza has some throwback photos to post. President Obama's official White House photographer, well-known for his timely bouts of Instagra.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 min. ago

Google Makes It Easy to Save Parking Location in Maps

Google Maps is now not only your parking advisor, it’ll help you locate your car after a night or day on the town in a mysterious city. Thanks to a new update, saving your parking location with notes and a meter timer is now easier than ever. O.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News17 min. ago

8 of the best Huawei P10 cases for your new phone

We've picked out a selection of the best Huawei P10 cases for all budgets, styles and needs. The Huawei P10 might not be the most exciting flagship of 2017, but it’s still a dependable handset and a solid upgrade to one of 2016’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News17 min. ago

Uber highlights your rating to make you a better passenger

It's no secret that Uber assigns star ratings to passengers as well as drivers, but finding your passenger rating has practically required a small mining expedition. After today, though, you'll hardly have to lift a finger to unde.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News25 min. ago

VR"s latest victim: "live" standup comedy

Comedy Living Room started in 2012 as a way for emergent stand-ups to try out gags in the safety of a friend's living room. Now, the event is embracing virtual reality, enabling everyone to watch a low-fi comedy gig in someone else'.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News37 min. ago

Milwaukee woman says her Fitbit exploded on her arm while she was reading

Fitness wearables are meant to keep you healthy, not send you to the hospital. But alas, it would appear that a Fitbit has failed in its duties, as a woman in Milwaukee, Wisconsin alleged that her wearable exploded on her wrist. The post Milwaukee wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News37 min. ago

Delta is handing out premium headphones to rich people

Starting on July 15th, you'll find a pair of premium LSTN headphones in your seat when you fly overseas in first or business class with Delta. They're really not quite like your typically plain onboard headset, with beautiful woode.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News52 min. ago

Someone is enlisting the public to help find an old iPod filled with 10 years worth of terrible music

iPods have gone out of fashion, but there are still people who hold those portable media players as sacred — like this now musically deprived person who posted a sign for a missing iPod in Airdrie, Scotland. SEE ALSO: The small corner of Reddit.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Consumers and innovators will lose if we kill net neutrality

Today FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will unveil his plan to undo the 2015 network neutrality rules,  which prohibit Internet Service Providers (ISPs) like Comcast, AT&T and Charter from favoring or discriminating against any online applications, content.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

"Danger Zone" is totally not "Burnout," from the team that made "Burnout"

Three Fields Entertainment — a U.K.-based indie studio founded by the core creative team behind the Burnout series — just announced Danger Zone. Burnout's signature feature is a puzzle mode, of sorts, in which players work with fixed traf.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

Suicide of an Uber Engineer: Widow Blames Job Stress

An anonymous reader shares a report: Joseph Thomas thought he had it made when he landed a $170,000 job as a software engineer at Uber's San Francisco headquarters last year. [...] But his time at Uber turned into a personal tragedy, one that will co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

How to save your parking spot in Google Maps

Update, 4/26/17: The article has been updated with additional information now that the parking feature is out of beta testing.Google Maps is finally starting to understand the headache that is parking. Earlier this year it added a parking availabi.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

700 million people are using Instagram

Instagram's Stories feature beating out all of Snapchat in terms of users is so two weeks ago. Now the photo-minded social network is crowing about hitting 700 million users in rapid fashion. Specifically, 100 million folks flocked to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

New Chrome feature lets you watch Chromecast holdouts like Amazon Video on your TV

High-quality Amazon Video streaming is coming to the Chromecast, thanks to Google. The company is working on improvements to the quality of casting video from a Google Chrome tab on a PC to a TV, as first announced by Google Evangelist François B.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago