Oculus Rift"s "Robo Recall" is the game VR has been waiting for

Back in 2015, hidden in a tiny soundproof room at CES in Las Vegas, a demo for a cops-versus-giant robot game called Showdown blew me away.  At one point, I watched in amazement as fully rendered, three-dimensional bullets whizzed by my virtual.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 7th, 2017

Arrowroot Capital Aims To Raise $175M In Third Investment Fund

Santa Monica-based Arrowroot Capital, an investment firm focused on investing growth equity in growing software-as-a-service and internet-based businesses, has launched an effort to raise $175M in its third fund, Arrowroot Capital III, LP. The firm,.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News32 min. ago

Samsung jumps from home theater to movie theater with 34-foot Cinema Screen

Samsung has announced the Cinema Screen, a 34-foot screen meant to be used in theaters that the company says is the world's first LED display for cinemas to offer High Dynamic Range. The post Samsung jumps from home theater to movie theater with 34-f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News40 min. ago

‘Tom Clancy’s ShadowBreak’ brings tactical first-person shooting to mobile devices

Tom Clancy's ShadowBreak is a tactical sniping and strategy game built exclusively for iOS and Android devices. Its the second Clancy game of 2017 following March's launch of Ghost Recon Wildlands. The post ‘Tom Clancy’s ShadowBreak̵.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News40 min. ago

Scrivener 2

Built with writers in mind, Scrivener has everything you need to research, compose, organize, edit, and finish a piece of writing......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News40 min. ago

Final Draft

Final Draft is the software you need if you are in the screenwriting business or aspire to be. It has all the tools you need to get the script right, both from a story perspective and a technical one......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News40 min. ago

Lyft Is Not A "Better Boyfriend"

Uber has had a relentless year of scandals, spurring the logical conclusion that its arch-rival Lyft is now in a position to capitalize. John Zimmer, Lyft’s president, spoke at length on Tuesday with Time about how his company’s attempting to do.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 31 min. ago

A Squishy Robotic Octopus Tentacle Might Not Actually Be Nightmare Fuel

Hollywood movies have used giant squids and octopi to inspire underwater nightmares for decades. But Festo, a German company that makes industrial machinery, has realized that an octopus’ amazing muscle-packed body and tentacles could actually be t.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 31 min. ago

tvOS 10.2 may cause third-party streaming apps to stop working

If you use a third-party streaming app to transmit from your Mac or iOS device to the fourth-generation Apple TV, you should check to see if the third-party developer has an update for its software before updating your Apple TV to tvOS 10.2.Accord.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News1 hr. 39 min. ago

Cosemi Announces 328-Feet ‘8K-Ready’ OptoDP Active DisplayPort 1.4 Optical Cable

Cosemi has announced its first OptoDP active optical cable that supports a DisplayPort 1.4 connection. That in itself isn't newsworthy, but up to 328 feet, or 100 meters, it seems rather interesting. The cable supports resolutions up to 8K60 4:4.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News1 hr. 47 min. ago

One in Five Mobile Phones Shipped Abroad Are Phoney

Nearly one-fifth of mobile phones and one-quarter of video game consoles shipped abroad are fake, according to a report by the the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The Register adds: The Trade in Counterfeit ICT Goods re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Trojan source code leak poised to spur new online banking attacks

The source code for a new Trojan program that targets banking services has been published online, offering an easy way for unskilled cybercriminals to launch potent malware attacks against users.The Trojan is called Nuclear Bot and first appeared.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

Newegg has dropped the price of a G.Skill 32GB RAM kit to $174

RAM is priced at a premium these days and may not get any better for a few months yet. So when a RAM deal shows up, it's best to jump on it if the modules suit your setup. Right now, folks waiting to snag a good chunk of DDR4 RAM are in luck: Newe.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

IDG Contributor Network: Samsung has a lot to prove with the new Galaxy S8

“The only thing I hate about this phone is how hot it gets…”That’s one of my kids complaining about the Samsung Galaxy S7, a remarkable device that runs on the Android operating system as though Samsung and Google were best buddies. Over.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

A "90s Version of Snapchat Would Have Been a Whole Lot Less Confusing

Looking back at older versions of software makes you wonder how we even managed to use them years ago. Dusty iterations of programs like Word, Excel, and even Photoshop were crude as hell by today’s standards. But what if Snapchat—Mark Zuckerber.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

The First Footage of Alex Garland"s Annihilation Looks Absolutely Mesmerizing

A movie we’ve been looking forward to for some time is Alex Garland’s Annihilation, based on the crazy, critically acclaimed Jeff VanderMeer book of the same name. Well, there’s good news and bad news. The bad news is it won’t be out until 20.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

Trump"s Plan to Slash the NIH Budget Won’t Just Hurt Scientists—It Will Hurt Everyone

While the Trump Administration’s plan for massive cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency has caused a veritable national panic, much less discussed has been the proposal to slash the budget of the National Institutes of Health.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

Samsung Hopes To 'Burn' The Competition With Its Galaxy S8 And S8+

Samsung has unveiled the most anticipated smartphones of this year. Dubbed as the Galaxy S8 and S8+, these handsets will compete with Apple's top-end phones. More importantly, the S8 series will have the task to win back the consumer trust following.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

Intel pledges that Cannon Lake chips will be a "full generation ahead" of rivals

Intel has claimed that when its 10-nanometer Cannon Lake chips are finally ready, they will be a full generation ahead of competing products fielded by the likes of Samsung and TSMC. The post Intel pledges that Cannon Lake chips will be a 'full.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

HTC’s Vive Group Edition bundle comes with 10 headsets, but no controllers

HTC is looking to make virtual reality more accessible in the classroom, arcades, and cinemas in China, with the launch of an affordable Group Edition bundle. It has ten headsets, but no controllers. The post HTC’s Vive Group Edition bundle com.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago

‘Watch Dogs 2’ Showdown PVP game mode will now be free for all

Following pushback from the community over maintaining solid PVP player bases, Ubisoft is making the upcoming Showdown mode free for everyone. To placate season pass owners, it has also expanded the No Compromise DLC pack. The post ‘Watch Dogs.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 23 min. ago