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Samsung Announces Bixby, the Galaxy S8 Virtual Assistant They are Betting Big On

This morning, Samsung kicked off the new week by announcing Bixby, the virtual assistant and interface that will be a big part of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Not only that, but Samsung has “thousands” of software developers working on m.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeMar 20th, 2017

Let’s review some of tech’s big second quarter financial stories

 Now that the second-quarter “earnings season” — when all of the biggest public tech companies spill their financial guts to the public — is over, and it was filled with a lot of weird stories that seemed a little outside.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News3 hr. 7 min. ago

6 of history"s greatest minds that I could easily defeat in Mario Kart 64

Through the annals of history, there have been many historic figures that changed the world with their ingenuity. Whether they mark a scientific achievement, a military victory, or an artistic undertaking, these geniuses left their influence on the w.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 7 min. ago

Arkansas thieves forgo cunning scheme and just ram an ATM with a big ol" forklift

Sure, you can plan an elaborate heist for months, splitting the money with ten other people while looking serenely at the Bellagio fountains. You can do that, nobody's going to stop you. Or, you can learn how to use a huge forklift and just lift stuf.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 51 min. ago

A gallery of Voyagers greatest hits—and they are truly great

“Time after time, we discovered things that we hadn’t even imagined.” NASA Sunday marks the 40th anniversary of the launch of Voyager 2 which, at the ti.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

How to Stop Windows 10 Automatic Updates

How to Stop Windows 10 Automatic Updates is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. It’s a good thing that you can stop Windows 10 automatic updates. The operating system might be more frustrating for some people to use every day if they couldn.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

Flight or invisibility? The next "Splatoon 2" match-up has a cool history

Which superpower would you choose: flight or invisibility? Splatoon 2's semi-regular Splatfest competitions let players choose which of two teams they'll represent. As with the original game, it's always a binary choice between two seemingly innocuou.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 35 min. ago

postmarketOS Pursues A Linux-Based, LTS OS For Android Phones

An anonymous reader quotes Liliputing: Buy an iPhone and you might get 4-5 years of official software updates. Android phones typically get 1-3 years of updates... if they get any updates at all. But there are ways to breathe new life into some older.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 7 min. ago

The quest for automotive super glue

Researchers at Michigan State University and the American Chemistry Council's automotive group say they have developed a breakthrough in bonding mixed materials......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 51 min. ago

Step aside, Defenders: Five Millarworld comics Netflix should adapt

Mark Millar is one of the biggest names in comics, and Netflix has bought his entire publishing house. The company plans to work with the writer to create new series and (possibly) films. Here are five Millar comics we hope to see on Big Red. The pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 35 min. ago

Google Warns Webmasters About Insecure HTTP Web Forms

In April Chrome began marking HTTP pages as "not secure" in its address bar if the pages had password or credit card fields. They're about to take the next step. An anonymous reader quotes SearchEngineLand: Last night, Google sent email notifications.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 59 min. ago

Should Plex Stop Allowing Users To Opt Out of Data Collection?

Slashdot reader bigdogpete writes: Many users of Plex got an email that said they were changing their privacy policy which goes into effect on 20 September 2017. While most of the things are pretty standard, users found it odd that they were now not.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 59 min. ago

Here are the top schools among founders who raise big dollars

 You don’t need a fancy university degree to launch a startup and secure venture capital. But looking at the data on who gets funded, alumni affiliation sure seems to be a big contributing factor. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

We can dream, can’t we? Here’s what our staff wants in the perfect phone

Every time a major new smartphone is released we put it through the paces. But what exactly are we looking for in our perfect phone? We asked the members of our team to find out exactly what they're looking for in a new phone. The post We can dream,.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Hacker Helps Family Recover Minivan After Losing One-Of-A-Kind Car Key

An anonymous reader writes: A hacker and a mechanic have helped a family regain access to their hybrid car after they've lost their one-of-a-kind car key while on vacation. The car in question is a Toyota Estima minivan, which a Canadian family bough.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

The Defenders: History of the Many Comics Teams

They're a "non-team" of misfits, but there sure have been a lot of non-teams! We take a look at all of them......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

All the features in Apple Maps that’ll make you not hate it

Apple Maps isn't the first app most people are clamoring for when they're lost on a road trip. It's actually one of the first apps I deleted when iOS finally let you get rid of native iPhone apps.  SEE ALSO: GBoard now supports YouTube and Goog.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

New Star Wars film might include Princes Harry and William

Even princes want to be Jedi.  Princes Harry and William got significantly closer to that dream with a Star Wars set visit in 2016, and John Boyega confirmed Friday that they did indeed film a cameo — and that they weren't the only visitor.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Bits: Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: Apple’s Big Media Bet and More Uber Drama

Two Times reporters discuss the latest events of the technology world, focusing this week on Apple, Uber and how tech companies took action against neo-Nazis......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Nokia 8 Hopes To Outshine Apple and Samsung with the "Bothie"

Nokia has launched the most important new handset in its attempts to revitalize the once world-beating brand for the modern smartphone era dominated by Samsung, Apple and China's Huawei. The Nokia 8 [shown above] marks the culmination of efforts to.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

The Note 8 makes a brief appearance on Samsung"s website

Even Samsung is getting in on the leaking game by posting a Note 8 entry on its own website. It would seem that Samsung's grown tired of everyone else leaking information about its upcoming Galaxy Note 8 super-phablet and decided to take m.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017