Playing professional "Call of Duty" with half a thumb

Ian Wyatt doesn't remember the moment he lost half of his thumb. He was 1 year old, sitting in his family's driveway against the side of an exercise bike while his 7-year-old brother played with the pedals, pumping them around and.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetAug 12th, 2017

12 Apple Watch tips for busy people

I’ve put together a few collections of tips to help readers get more from their Apple Watch. This short collection should help any busy enterprise professional get more done, faster.Where are you? Meeting someone? Can’t find them? Begin a new.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago

Google Launching Android O During Solar Eclipse, Will Probably Call It ‘Oreo’

Google has added a countdown timer to the Android O landing page, confirming that Android O's release will coincide with the total solar eclipse in the US. The post Google Launching Android O During Solar Eclipse, Will Probably Call It ‘Oreo.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News6 hr. 44 min. ago

iOS 11 Will Implement a ‘Cop Button’ to Disable Touch ID

A new feature in iOS 11 will allow users to disable Touch ID and make an emergency call to 911 in a more simplified fashion. Given Apple's spats with the DOJ, the "cop button" tag was inevitable. The funniest thing is, it works *both* ways -- you can.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

Deep Silver and Ys Net sign publishing deal for Kickstarter darling ‘Shenmue 3’

As the publisher, Deep Silver confirms that Shenmue 3 will release both physically and digitally exclusively on the PlayStation 4 and PC. The release date is currently scheduled for the second half of 2018. The post Deep Silver and Ys Net sign publis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 44 min. ago

Selena Gomez seriously has a twin and we can"t tell who"s who

What a dream it is to be a celebrity doppelgänger, but alas, that privilege is only given to a lucky few. And even half of these people only kind of look like a celeb! If you close one eye and tilt your head to the left, you might see the resemb.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

What was the first MMORPG to be based on graphics instead of text?

Was it Neverwinter Nights, EverQuest, Ultima Online or Asheron's Call?.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

LinkedIn"s app can record and share video, not that you would

Picture the scene: Your boss calls a snap meeting. You, being the diligent worker, whip out your phone and start recording. Your colleagues look on in bewilderment. "What are you playing at?" your boss asks sternly. "I'm recording our s.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

Elgato Stream Deck review: A streamer"s best friend

Pro-grade equipment at a bargain price. That’s the reputation Elgato earned as first YouTube videos and then Twitch streaming took over video games. Straddling a line between hobbyist and professional-grade—a line that’s hard to walk compete.....»»

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

Commentary: Is Huawei carrier business losing growth momentum?

Huawei has reported revenues of CNY283.1 billion (US$42.439 billion) for the first half of 2017. The figures were not so bad as they represented an increase of 15% from a year earlier. But the growth rate was considered insignificant as compared to H.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 8 min. ago

Polarizer maker Optimax reports losses for 1H17

Polarizer maker Optimax Technology has reported a net loss of NT$15.67 million (US$517,251) or NT$0.05 per share for the second quarter of 2017. For the first half of 2017, net losses totaled NT$104 million or NT$0.32 per share......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 8 min. ago

‘Quake Champions’ isn’t finished, but you can play it August 22nd

Been green with envy over your pals playing the Quake Champions closed beta? Time to stop being jealous and start working on your rocket jumping because the classic shooter's revival is moving to Steam's Early Access on August 22nd.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Nvidia"s Quadro Virtual Data Center Workstation

Nvidia's Quadro Virtual Data Center Workstation software yokes the flexibility of Pascal Tesla accelerators to let them host more professional users or more demanding data sets in virtual desktop environments. Join us as we explore this nex.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

World of Tanks" War Stories: 9 Things You Need to Know

Wargaming is bringing single player narrative-driven missions to the console game. World of Tanks may have started on PC, but over the last three and a half years it has also gone from strength to strength on console – to the tune of 12 milli.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

This iOS 11 feature swiftly disables Touch ID on the iPhone

Five taps on the power button let you temporarily turn off Touch ID and place an emergency call. iOS 11 public beta has been available since June, but there are still surprise features cropping up, including a newly spotted one that temporaril.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Solar eclipse will reveal the roiling fog of plasma we call home

The 21 August solar eclipse gives scientists and the public alike a chance to observe the sun’s corona, a ring of plasma that stretches as far as Earth.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Modder is remaking Diablo II as a StarCraft II mod

The StarCraft remaster just dropped three days ago, and I’ve been playing it. I have to say, it looks great and really brings back the memories of why the game was so awesome in the first place. Of course, it also raises the question, where is.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Congressmen call for investigation of FCC cyberattack claims

The FCC has claimed that the site it uses to collect public comment on its plans to roll back net neutrality rules was taken down by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack instead of crippled by a massive number of commenters brought.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

YouTube’s live TV service is available in half of all US homes

While other services, including Hulu, PlayStation Vue and SlingTV, have been available for a while now, YouTube TV is catching up fast. Launched in April to five basic metropolitan areas, the company added 11 new markets this July. Now, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Graphy from LG Will Allow Users to Copy Professional Photos

LG has been launching some very-interesting news about its upcoming flagship smartphone called V30. The most recent piece of news centers around a new app that amateur photographers will surely love. The new phone will reportedly come with the app Gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextdigitRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

[QUIZ] Match the CEO to Their Automotive Brand

When we’re talking about automotive news here on The News Wheel, half of it is about the CEOs and other executives running the show behind the scenes. Can you match the CEO with their automotive company? Let’s find out! Vehicle Spotlight:.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017