Researchers develop master fingerprints that can break into smartphones

A team of researchers at New York University and Michigan State University has developed a set of fake fingerprints that mimic real ones, and can break into phones with reasonable consistency. The post Researchers develop master fingerprints that can.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsApr 11th, 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 News5 min. ago

Yo-Kai Watch Wibble Wobble brings the animated show to life through colorful puzzles

These days, keeping up with games can be a full-time job. So how do you separate the signal from the noise, the wheat from the chaff, the Temple Runs from the Temple Jumps? Allow us to help by regularly selecting a game You Should Play.I love Yo-.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News13 min. ago

Guardians 2"s Ego the Living Planet Explained

As Guardians of the Galaxy 2 approaches, we break down the origin and background of Kurt Russell's Ego the Living Planet......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News21 min. ago

OMG Jeff Goldblum will return in "Jurassic World" sequel

Life finds a way ... to bring Jeff Goldblum back into the Jurassic franchise. The Jurassic Park star is set to appear in the upcoming Jurassic World sequel, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  SEE ALSO: Jeff Goldblum's handing out free sausage.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 min. ago

A Devastating Holocaust Documentary Proves VR Filmmaking Isn"t Just a Gimmick

It’s really easy to mess up a film project about the Holocaust. The wrong tone, the wrong direction, and it can all go horribly awry. Add cutting-edge technology operated by unskilled hands to a topic as devastating as survivor testimony, and you c.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News41 min. ago

How "Puyo Puyo Tetris" tricked me into liking puzzle games

When Larry Kasanoff said he was turning the world's most iconic puzzle game into a trilogy of science fiction movies, I was speechless. After a disaster like Pixels, how could anybody look at Tetris and think there was a narrative to te.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News57 min. ago

Scanner Sombre review: A weird and unsettling glimpse into darkness

It starts like a nightmare. You’re hundreds of feet below the Earth’s surface, plumbing the depths of a seemingly endless cave, and it goes pitch black. Darkness all around, so dark you can’t see the ground beneath your feet, the water dripp.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News57 min. ago

Just $59 for Roku 4 Streaming Media Player 4K UHD If You Buy Refurbished - Deal Alert

You can pick up the Roku 4 4K UHD player for far below list price, if you're comfortable buying refurbushed. Which you can be -- certified refurbished products are tested and certified to look and work like new, and come with 90-day warranties. Ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News57 min. ago

Finally, you can book a room at the State Department"s Air BnB: Mar-a-Lago

Forget the constitution for a second: every president needs a side hustle, amirite? On Monday, President Trump came under fire from pesky ethics watchdogs for advertising his Mar-a-Lago estate on various State Department websites, calling it "the win.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 21 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. 21 min. ago

Paktor, a major rival to Tinder in Asia, moves into live-streaming via merger deal

 Dating app Paktor, often dubbed ‘The Tinder of Southeast Asia,’ just sealed up its move into live-streaming and media content after it announced a merger deal with Taiwanese startup 17 Media. Under the deal, a new company called M1.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 29 min. ago

"White Collar" crime tracker mocks police profiling bias

As Police forces edge ever closer to realizing the plot of Minority Report, a new art-slash-research project aims to point out inequality in our society. With White Collar Crime Risk Zones, three artists come researchers are reworking predic.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News1 hr. 48 min. ago

7 things you can do to make your iPhone safer

If you’re worried about your iPhone, and all your data being stolen, then you need to take certain preventive measures. Check out our guide to iOS security and make the most out of your device’s security features. The post 7 things you can do to.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 49 min. ago

Demon who? This 1,439-horsepower Lamborghini destroys the quarter mile

Aftermarket tuners still build the craziest drag cars. This Lamborghini Huracán has 1,439 horsepower and can run the quarter mile in 8.37 seconds, courtesy of a twin-turbo upgrade from Gosha Turbo Tech. The post Demon who? This 1,439-horsepower Lamb.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 49 min. ago

Don’t get up to turn on your AC unit from GE — just ask Alexa to do it instead

Thanks to a new Alexa skill from GE Appliances known as Geneva, you can just say, "Alexa, tell Geneva to turn on the air conditioner," and your air conditioner will obey. The wonders of technology. The post Don’t get up to turn on your AC unit.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 49 min. ago

10 Twitch Problems & Fixes

10 Twitch Problems & Fixes is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. When they can, gamers love nothing more than settling down in front of a decent-sized television set and playing their favorite titles. When they can’t do that, they watch Tw.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News1 hr. 57 min. ago

Microsoft .Net Core: Finally ready for prime time

It’s risky and often foolish to rush into a new software development framework, programming language, or technology platform too early in its lifecycle. Beyond the usual issues of too much hype and too little stability, new tech tends to lack stayi.....»»

Category: microsoftSource:  networkworldRelated News2 hr. 4 min. ago

Xiaomi Smartphones Might Be Introduced to The US by 2019

In a statement to Cnet, Xiaomi’s VP in a statement mentioned that the company plans to launch their devices in the US within the next two years if not sooner......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Aspiration can now tell you the ‘social impact’ of your monthly spending

 Looking for some insight into the societal cost of buying a cup of coffee, a double cheeseburger, or a pack of cigarettes? Well, financial services startup Aspiration now has an app for that. The fascinating fintech company that was co-foun.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

MLB player leaps over catcher to score acrobatic "Major League II" style run

When you're rounding third toward a catcher waiting for you at home plate, your options are limited. You can plow into the catcher and attempt to knock the ball free, risking injury, or you can be tagged out. Toronto Blue Jays Chris Coghlan chose a t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 49 min. ago