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Put ’em up! Wednesday’s Nintendo Direct event will showcase ‘Arms’

The next Nintendo Direct event will focus on the fighter Arms, scheduled to release for the Switch next month. The video will also include another look at Splatoon 2, which hits the console in July. The post Put ’em up! Wednesday’s Ninten.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMay 17th, 2017

Smartphone camera shootout: iPhone 7 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy S8

Apple proudly says that the the iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. But is it the best? We put the iPhone 7 Plus to the test against the newest flagship from Samsung, the Galaxy S8. Watch the video above to see the photos side-by-side.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

Heads up: Augmented reality prepares for the battlefield

Straight out of Call of Duty, the TAR aims put soldiers right on target. (credit: US Army) At last week's Pentagon Lab Day in Washington, DC, the Army's Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center (CERDEC) and Army.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

iPhone 7 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S8+ | Camera Shootout

The iPhone 7 Plus is the best iPhone camera on the market, but how does it compare against the latest Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S8? We put both cameras to the test......»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News2 hr. 16 min. ago

How Thunderbolt 3 won the port wars

Intel's dream of making one cable to rule them all took a huge step forward this week. On Wednesday, Intel announced it will integrate Thunderbolt 3 into future CPUs. More importantly, the company said it would open up the long-secret protocol to.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

Pegatron to showcase new products on June 1

Pegatron is scheduled to showcase an array of new products and applications, including AI (artificial intelligence), VR (virtual reality) and in-car electronics devices, as well as wireless charging applications, on a product event to be held at its.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

Computex 2017: BenQ pushing new cloud computing solutions

BenQ has prepared new and improved solutions for Internet of Things (IoT), big data and cloud computing applications and will showcase them at Computex 2017 beginning on May 30......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

8 In 10 People Now See Climate Change As a "Catastrophic Risk," Says Survey

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the Thomas Reuters Foundation: Nearly nine in 10 people say they are ready to make changes to their standard of living if it would prevent future climate catastrophe, a survey on global threats found Wednesday.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

Manchester Attack Could Lead To Internet Crackdown

New submitter boundary writes: The UK government looks to be about to put the most egregious parts of the Investigative Powers Act into force "soon after the election" (which is in a couple of weeks) in the wake of the recent bombing in Manchester. ".....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 52 min. ago

Check Point CPX Event 2017

This IDC Market Note discusses the recent Check Point end-user and industry analyst event. Check Point continues to deliver new threat prevention technologies designed to protect data and assets on-premise, in the cloud, and on mobile devices. Check.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News12 hr. 8 min. ago

Intel to make Thunderbolt 3 royalty-free in bid to spur adoption

And the company has promised that it'll put Thunderbolt 3 controllers into its processors. Enlarge / It was either this or yet another picture of some lightning. (credit: Airwolfhound) We're big fans of Thunderbolt 3 here at Ars, attracted by.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 44 min. ago

Software update can fix diesel emissions, FCA lawyer says

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles believes a software update can address U.S. regulators' contention that its diesel vehicles are producing excess emissions, a lawyer for the company said at a court hearing on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

Fitness Trackers Out of Step When Measuring Calories, Research Shows

Fitness devices can help monitor heart rate but are unreliable at keeping tabs on calories burned, research has revealed. From a report on The Guardian: Scientists put seven consumer devices through their paces, comparing their data with gold-standar.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 28 min. ago

Apple Wants To Turn Community College Students Into App Developers

Ina Fried, writing for Axios: Apple already offers a variety of tools to help school kids learn the basics of coding. Now, it aims to give older students what they need to become full-fledged app developers. On Wednesday the company is releasing, for.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 52 min. ago

Imzy, the Kinder and Gentler Reddit By Ex Employee, Is Shutting Down

Imzy, a social media site led by ex-Reddit employee Dan McComas, announced on Wednesday that it will be closing its doors next month. The site was launched last year with much fanfare. Imzy sought to offer a community that didn't have trolls, one of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 28 min. ago

Factual Snags Marketing Exec From Telesign

Los Angeles-based mobile location data provider Factual announced on Wednesday that it has named Brian Czarny as its new SVP of Marketing. Czarny was most recently SVP of Marketing at Telesign, and also has served as VP of Marketing and Product at Sy.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News19 hr. 28 min. ago

Ellen DeGeneres brings her first stand-up special in 15 years to Netflix

Ellen DeGeneres will be debuting her first stand-up comedy special in 15 years on Netflix, the comedian and talk show host and streaming site confirmed via a playful Twitter exchange on Wednesday. The post Ellen DeGeneres brings her first stand-up sp.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 52 min. ago

Learn how to use Swift to write apps: Apple makes Swift training free via iBooks

The app economy is a huge business, and  app development is in high demand. For students wanting to learn how to write apps, Apple has good news for them: On Wednesday, the company announced that it has released a new app development curriculum f.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News20 hr. 0 min. ago

Photokina makes trade show an annual event, says photography has made gains

Moving from an every-other-year schedule to an annual show, Photokina 2018 is set to include a wider range of imaging tech. The change reflects a shorter innovation cycle and broader application of imaging in areas like virtual reality. The post Phot.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 0 min. ago

Flame-spewing Chevrolet Nova would put even Bowser to shame

Hot-rodder Dave Comstock has built a Chevrolet Nova that can cook your dinner. The 2,269-horsepower, methanol-burning V8 engine shoots 3-foot-long flames from an exhaust mounted right behind the front wheels. The post Flame-spewing Chevrolet Nova wou.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 0 min. ago

Whether you click on them or not, video ads now autoplay on Pinterest

Get ready to watch more video ads on Pinterest. On Wednesday, the platform launched autoplay for video ads in the home feed and search. The update also comes with new analytics for advertisers to see just who those videos reach. The post Whether you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 0 min. ago