See Buzz Aldrin’s Plan to Colonize Mars in Virtual Reality

Buzz Aldrin wants to be remembered for more than just “kicking up moon dust.” He wants his legacy to include laying the groundwork for permanent human settlement on Mars, and he has a plan. In Buzz Aldrin: Cycling Pathways to Mars —.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeMar 20th, 2017

This tennis player took a knee but not for the reason you think

Over the weekend, the NFL knee protest really went bombastic, with hundreds of players staging a protest during the pre-match national anthems after Trump's rants against them.  SEE ALSO: #TakeAKnee protests are about police violence, not the mi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 min. ago

Old children"s book is going viral after a very NSFW discovery

Sneaking adult humour into shows or books aimed at kids is certainly not a new thing — but it's not often you get a scene quite as eyebrow-raising as the one below. SEE ALSO: Netflix has pulled this children's show after a very NSFW discovery O.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 min. ago

Palmer Luckey teases "very exciting things" for new post-Oculus VR product

The former Oculus wunderkind also sang the praises of the wider VR scene. He may have left Oculus behind, but the VR headset's creator hasn't left the virtual reality space altogether. Speaker onstage at the Tokyo Game Show, Palmer Lu.....»»

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Intel Core i9-7980XE & 7960X Review: 16-Core Is Old News!

Finally the Skylake-X series is complete. We now have Intel's new 16- and 18-core processors on-hand an while we don't doubt Intel had planned to release Skylake-X all along, did they really plan to offer something higher than a 12-core part.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News12 min. ago

Corning keen to expand Gorilla presence in auto glass market

Corning is gearing up efforts expanding the presence of its Gorilla Glass in the automotive applications market, which is expected to see significant growths for in-car display products......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 min. ago

Tracking Rollback Progress in Oracle

Large transactions can take considerable time to rollback once they are stopped.  Read on to see how to monitor rollback progress from another session......»»

Category: databaseSource:  databasejournalRelated News2 hr. 3 min. ago

Madonna"s son belting out "Holiday" in the car is the best DIY "Carpool Karaoke"

If your mum posted a video of you belting out Madonna's "Holiday" in the car on your birthday, you'd probably want to melt into a puddle of embarrassment. Unless your mum happens to be Madonna. SEE ALSO: Madonna hasn't been able to get her FedEx deli.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 56 min. ago

Reality Distortion Field: 10 Things Apple Won"t Directly Say But We"ll Infer About the iPhone X

Apple has confirmed that more than a tech icon, it's become a cultural phenomenon. But with such potential for truth bending, we've put together a short list of our thoughts about the company's new iPhone X, not in their words but ours......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

Twitter is testing a native version of its Twitter Lite mobile website

Twitter has quietly released a Twitter Lite Android application in Google Play for the Philippines market, targeting the consumers with limited data plan or less-powerful Android devices. According to Twitter, the application is currently in the test.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  androidosRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

Motech PV module alliance plan faces challenges

Solar cell maker Motech Industries' plan to form an alliance running joint PV module production with other Taiwan-based PV firms has met with challenges as two potential members' boards of directors have decided against joining the group, according t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 36 min. ago

GCAA warns against dealing with GoldStar, Global Ghana Air

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has issued an advisory notice warning the general public not to conduct any business with either of local start-up Goldstar Airlines (Accra) or the US-based virtual carrier, Global Ghana Airlines (Chicago.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News4 hr. 3 min. ago

Ford CEO Jim Hackett to lay out his vision

After quietly evaluating Ford's operations since taking over as CEO in May, Jim Hackett is expected to start laying out his plan for the automaker during a meeting with Wall Street next week......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 36 min. ago

See how that couch would look in your living room in AR with Ikea Place

Now, with Ikea Place, you can use augmented reality to "see" potential pieces of furniture in your home before pulling out your credit card, and save yourself a whole lot of consternation when it comes to (re)decorating your home. The post See how th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 44 min. ago

Henry Ford"s Secret Model T Room Revealed

Automotive history buffs visited Ford's Piquette Avenue plant in Detroit on Sunday to see the newly reconstructed Secret Experimental Room where Henry Ford and a small hand-picked team of engineers developed the Model T beginning in 1907. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News11 hr. 43 min. ago

See how that couch would like in your living room in AR with Ikea Place

Now, with Ikea Place, you can use augmented reality to "see" potential pieces of furniture in your home before pulling out your credit card, and save yourself a whole lot of consternation when it comes to (re)decorating your home. The post See how th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 44 min. ago

How Much Money Can Pirate Bay Make From a Cryptocoin Miner?

In a surprise move, The Pirate Bay decided to add a cryptocurrency miner to its website last weekend. The notorious torrent site wanted to see whether this could replace the ads on the site. A controversial idea, but how much money can a site like Th.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News12 hr. 35 min. ago

Man"s encounter with bears is the most Canadian thing you’ll ever see

If a bear happens to enter your yard, experts say you should attempt to scare it away with loud noises, creating a negative experience for the wild animal. This way, bears won't lose their fear in humans, which can become incredibly dangerous. .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News12 hr. 35 min. ago

Ford is using Microsoft’s HoloLens to change the way cars are designed

Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality system could have useful applications in car design, as demonstrated by Ford's use of the technology. Will virtual models replace real ones in automotive design studios across the board? The post Ford is using M.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 20 min. ago

Donald Trump is running out of people to piss off

Donald Trump is running out of people to piss off.  Sure, he's already on the bad side of plenty of Americans: immigrants, women, minorities, generally any decent people. Now, we can add professional athletes to the list. SEE ALSO: The first NFL.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 56 min. ago

Download this: Ikea"s AR app lets you preview furniture before you buy

Apple dropped iOS 11 this week and, in addition to a load of new features, the update brings the first wave of augmented reality apps created using the company's new ARKit tech.  But one of the best use cases of ARkit so far is not a game or an.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News14 hr. 12 min. ago