The world’s longest racetrack is unfolding in the Las Vegas desert, jetpacks included

Multimillionaire entrepreneur John Morris is building a racer's dream community in the desert outside Las Vegas, including a racetrack that could eclipse German's famous Nürburgring Grand Prix raceway. The post The world’s longest racetrack is.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2017

"Battlefield 1" enters the competitive gaming world with "Incursions"

Battlefield 1 will soon introduce "Incursions," a competitive five-on-five mode built for viewing as well as playing. The mode was designed with the help of dedicated community members. The post 'Battlefield 1' enters the competitive gaming.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Versius is the world’s smallest robot arm for keyhole surgery

British engineers have developed a tiny keyhole surgery robot arm, which is one-third the size of the robots which are currently used for the task -- and significantly cheaper, too. The post Versius is the world’s smallest robot arm for keyhole.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Does the World Need Polymaths?

Two hundred years ago, it was still possible for one person to be a leader in several different fields of inquiry. Today that is no longer the case. So is there a role in today's world for the polymath -- someone who knows a lot about a lot of things.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 26 min. ago

Rincon Backs LiftIgniter

Santa Barbara-based venture investor Rincon Venture Partners is one of the backers in a funding round for LiftIgniter, a developer of machine learning software used for personalization. The funding was led by Storm Ventures, and also included Rincon.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News3 hr. 26 min. ago

Dragon Quest XI Import: A Truly Living, Breathing (and Stunning) World

The atmosphere, the joy, the humor, the excitement, and even the sorrow make Rotozetashia a world to behold. A wide variety of vast lands are waiting for you to explore in Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age. Gallop on your horse, set sai.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News5 hr. 26 min. ago

UK politicians hold a tearful vigil for a clock because they clearly have nothing better to do

Just in case you were in any doubt about the world falling apart, British politicians confirmed our worst fears today by holding a silent vigil for a bell. Big Ben, to be precise.  SEE ALSO: 14 people on TripAdvisor who were so disappointed by B.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 54 min. ago

Everyone"s wrestling with the Joss Whedon revelations

It's been a rough weekend for Joss Whedon fans. On Sunday, TheWrap published a doozy of an essay by Kai Cole, Whedon's ex-wife. In it, she detailed her former husband's many alleged infidelities and calls him a hypocrite for "being out in the world p.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 54 min. ago

Verizon and Qualcomm Hit 1Gb Download Mark in Latest Lab Speedtest

Verizon, Qualcomm, and Ericsson are back at it again with a new speedtest they hope will help pave the way toward a future filled with 1Gb+ speeds on your smartphone. After touching down at 953Mbps through a “real-world” test a few weeks.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News7 hr. 18 min. ago

This map corrects everything you thought you knew about the world

Maps have a way of distorting our perception of the world. But AuthaGraph is trying to bring us back to reality with a new map that accurately depicts the size of continents in comparison to each other. SEE ALSO: In a world of Google maps, bespoke ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

How to build your business on what’s not going to change

 He’s been up. He’s been down. At least, that’s what you’d expect.   Late last month—for six short but glorious hours—Jeff Bezos was officially crowned the world’s richest person. Then, in this morn.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Yes, you can now tip strippers with Bitcoin

If you've amassed a fortune in Bitcoin and don't know how to spend it, here's an idea: Go to Las Vegas and squander it all on booze and lap dances.  Legends Room is a "gentleman's club" that accepts Bitcoin, Ethereum, and its own cryptocoin LGD.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Crowded TV Marketplace Gets Ready for Three Tech Giants

The arrival of Apple, Facebook and Google means that the hypercompetitive world of scripted TV is going to become even more ferocious......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Hagerty Driveshare is the Airbnb of the classic and exotic car world

Hagerty DriveShare peer-to-peer platform puts enthusiasts behind the wheel of their dream classic or exotic car. It brings new blood to the hobby, while letting owners offset the cost of keeping an old or a high-end car on the road. The post Hagerty.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 10 min. ago

Volkswagen’s electric Microbus successor set to go on sale in 2022

 The VW Microbus is about as iconic as they come in the world of automobiles, and the I.D. Buzz is the electric, modern incarnation of that van Volkswagen introduced as a concept back in January. In June, the automaker surprised many by announci.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 10 min. ago

Maker Pro News: Adam Savage Meets Jack White, Growing a Tote Bag Empire, and More

Check out Adam Savage geeking out about vinyl making, Shujan Bertrand craft custom tote bags, and more maker pros from around the world. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro News: Adam Savage Meets Jack White, Growing a Tote Bag Empire, and More.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News10 hr. 10 min. ago

Halos GoDrive Pro ensures your iPhone will never run out of storage

In a perfect world, the smartphone is a device that will never get obsolete, will have infinite battery life and of course, storage that never runs out at all. However, reality has proven itself to be a very, very different beast, with many of us jug.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Jurassic World Evolution theme park sim revealed by Planet Coaster"s developer

After wowing us with Planet Coaster last year—a theme-park builder so good it made our favorite PC games of 2016—Frontier announced during Gamescom that it’s scored an amusement park license of a different breed. Namely, dinosaurs. Cue the.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News11 hr. 18 min. ago

Comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis has passed away at 91

Actor, comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis, well known for his slapstick comedy in entertainment, has passed away at the age of 91. This has been confirmed by his publicist, Candi Cazau. He died in Las Vegas of natural causes. The post Comedian and fi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 26 min. ago

Attack on Titan Game Sequel Incoming

A new Attack on Titan game is incoming, scheduled for early 2018. A new video game based on the world of the successful Attack on Titan franchise is in the works, with a release window of early 2018. Announced today by Koei Tecmo, the game will.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News14 hr. 10 min. ago

Intel brings quad-core processors to Ultrabook for the first time

Expecting Coffee Lake? Intel has unveiled its 8th generation processors are actually a drastic improvement on Kaby Lake. We’ve been expecting Intel Coffee Lake for the longest time, however, the chipmaker just announced its 8th generatio.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News16 hr. 10 min. ago