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Seems like drones could become a headache for Border Patrol agents

A man has been accused of using a drone to try to smuggle drugs from Mexico into the U.S. The American citizen allegedly used a powerful Matrice 600 hexacopter fully loaded with methamphetamine earlier this month. The post Seems like drones could bec.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 21st, 2017

576 border collies gathered together for a borking good time

A magical thing happened on Sunday: 576 border collies with smiling faces gathered together, apparently breaking the unofficial record for the most border collies in one place at one time. The event, which was put on by the Border Collie Owners o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 min. ago

The 6 Most Emotional Experiences I Had at Tokyo Game Show

In a very different kind of roundup, we take a look at some of the more frustrating and surprising things at this year's TGS. Outside of the big booths like PlayStation, Bandai Namco, Capcom, and Konami, TGS has a huge emphasis on VR and mobile.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News45 min. ago

20 Amazing Images of Architecture as Seen from the Sky: The Best Photos of the Week

This week we have prepared a special selection of 20 images of architecture as seen from the sky. This style of image, made possible by the emergence of drones, is increasingly used in architectural photography. It makes it possible to unde.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Who Wants To Be an Adult? Teens Taking Their Time Growing Up

Adolescents are taking longer to become adults than previous generations, according to a new study that cites the rise of smartphones, safer environments and even a declining birthrate as factors. Mid- to late-teens are delaying the classic mileston.....»»

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

Japan"s Emoji Creator Saw Nuance in Pictures

The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages. They are displayed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York. They star in a new Hollywood film. The emoji is heir to a tradition o.....»»

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

After Math: Like looking into the future

It was an exciting week for futuristic technologies. Knightscope debuted its newest roboguard, Nest showed off a face-recognizing outdoor camera, and Google came up with a way to close your garage from anywhere in the neighborhood. Numbers,.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

The new electronic police state

 Although the Fourth Amendment protects us and our “effects” from “unreasonable searches and seizures,” Customs and Border Protection agents can take advantage of an exception to this constitutional protection and search.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 1 min. ago

Kohl’s will soon accept your Amazon returns

Earlier this month a new partnership between Amazon and Kohl’s was announced, with the brick-and-mortar retailer starting to sell the online giant’s branded hardware, like the Echo speakers, in dedicated areas called the Amazon Smart Home.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News3 hr. 24 min. ago

Chrome now lets you browse all of the web in virtual reality

Pretty soon you'll never have to take off your VR headset again as Chrome adds support for viewing any site in virtual reality. While flying through space or shooting up zombies might sound like more fun ways to make use of VR, virtual reality.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 45 min. ago

Saudi history textbook features photo of King Faisal chilling with Yoda

26-year-old Saudi artist Abdullah "Shaweesh" al-Sheri created a series of images depicting Star Wars characters worked into momentous Saudi historical photos, including one of Yoda sitting with King Faisal, whom he considered to be Yoda-like in his.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News4 hr. 17 min. ago

Mattis to Visit India: Drones, Fighter Jets on Table

Mattis is scheduled to arrive late Monday and is set to meet India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his new defense minister......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News4 hr. 24 min. ago

This app could be the key to speaking a second language

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. The world is getting smaller thanks to technology, media, more convenient travel, and — let's be honest — Netflix. It's becoming more v.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

Are Companies Overhyping AI?

When it comes to artificial intelligence, "companies have been overselling the concept and otherwise normal people are taking the bait," writes Hackaday: Not to pick on Amazon, but all of the home assistants like Alexa and Google Now tout themselves.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 1 min. ago

Super Mario Run is getting a major update next week

Looks like Nintendo is ready to support Super Mario Run for the long term, with new features on the way. If you're still playing Super Mario Run on iOS or Android, or you've got an inkling that you'd quite like to get back into t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 17 min. ago

Europe braces for incentive war, auto plant openings and closings after Brexit

Governments could launch an incentive war to lure new investment from auto plants and suppliers after the U.K. Brexit from the European Union.         Governments could launch an incentive war to lure new inve.....»»

Category: autoSource:  freepRelated News7 hr. 24 min. ago

Axon hopes you"ll submit smartphone video as evidence

In theory, handing your smartphone video over to the police if you have evidence of a crime is the right thing to do -- it provides accountability and could be the key to a conviction. However, those contributions are about to enter a gray.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News7 hr. 32 min. ago

Belgium Wants to Blacklist Pirate Sites & Hijack Their Traffic

Draft proposals from Belgium's Deputy Prime Minister could see the country taking a tougher line against pirate sites. In addition to building a blacklist of infringing sites and associated proxies, Kris Peeters envisions local ISPs diverting Interne.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago

UberEats has become a surprise standout for Uber; the company says the food delivery service is profitable in 27 of the 108 cities where it"s offered (Mike Isaac/New York Times)

Mike Isaac / New York Times: UberEats has become a surprise standout for Uber; the company says the food delivery service is profitable in 27 of the 108 cities where it's offered  —  SAN FRANCISCO — For years, Bob Gordon, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Ole Scheeren plans to radically transform Frankfurt office block into Jenga-like apartment tower

Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled plans for his first project in Europe, which will see him completely overhaul a 1970s office block in Frankfurt to create 200 riverside homes. Read more Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled plans for his fi.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News11 hr. 24 min. ago

Brexit could trigger battle for auto plants

The U.K.'s departure from the EU will rewrite the map of European automaking         The U.K.'s departure from the EU will rewrite the map of European automaking      &nbs.....»»

Category: autoSource:  freepRelated News12 hr. 32 min. ago