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This treaty has a massive, $19 trillion upside, but Trump may walk away anyway

The United States could soon walk away from a trillion-dollar opportunity if some influential players in the Trump administration have their way. The Paris Climate Agreement may global boost the economy by $19 trillion over the next three decades as.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableMar 20th, 2017

Facebook"s AR glasses take center stage in newly published patent

The world just got a sneak peek at a feature Facebook's working on to make its highly anticipated AR glasses a reality. According to a patent published Thursday, the device "may augment views of a physical, real-world environment with computer-genera.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News26 min. ago

Google is Going to Show You Video Previews Now in Search Results

I don’t know that video previews were something I was ever looking for when performing Google searches, but they are coming and they could be cool. Google announced this afternoon that alongside the short text snippets you see for results, you.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News26 min. ago

Waymo Patent Shows Plans To Replace Steering Wheel, Pedals With Push Button

nesaefendija shares a report from Driverless: Waymo just received approval on a patent for a push-button console that replaces not only a steering wheel in a car but the brake and gas pedals, too. This reflects Alphabet's driverless arm could remain.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News26 min. ago

bxblue wants to move payroll-secured loans online in Brazil

 Payroll-secured loans are a $40 billion a year business in Brazil, but that business largely happens offline. A startup in Y Combinator called bxblue wants to change that, by creating a marketplace for borrowers to evaluate multiple loan opti.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News42 min. ago

What is a smart TV, and why should you consider buying one?

If you've been living under a rock, you might wonder: What is a smart TV, anyway? Lucky for you stone-dwellers, we've put together a quick-hit guide to teach you everything you need to know about televisions with big brains. The post What is a smart.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 17 min. ago

Barclays put in sensors to see which bankers are at their desks

Barclays has installed devices that track how often bankers are at their desks. Managers were peppered with queries when investment bank staff in London discovered black boxes stuck to the underside of their desks in recent months, according to sever.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

HBO has the most profitable app thanks to "Game of Thrones"

HBO's app has set a new record and, of course, it's all because of Game of Thrones.  The company's streaming app, HBO Now, has been the top-grossing app in the App Store for two days in a row now, beating out Netflix, Tinder, Candy Crush, and al.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

The odds on Trump resigning just shifted, and not in his favor

The odds aren't looking good for President Trump. One word has been on everyone's lips this tumultuous week and for once it's not "impeachment" but rather "resignation" — and the possibility of Trump throwing in the towel is actually quite like.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Live your laziest life with this super convenient charging pad

You come home from work. It’s been a long day—you’re tired, you’re hungry, and of course, your phone has died. The last thing you want to do is go crawling on the floor, looking for the gosh-darn cord to plug your phone in......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Self-sufficient Eclipse Chasers Hit the Road To "Totality"

An anonymous reader shares a report: Michael Zeiler packed his portable toilet then headed out on a 10-hour drive from New Mexico to Wyoming where, on Monday, he intends to mark the ninth time he has seen the moon pass in front of the sun in a total.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 25 min. ago

Google to livestream Android O reveal on August 21 during the eclipse

Google late last month released the fourth and final Android O developer preview, nudging the mobile operating system one step closer to its commercial release. We still don’t know exactly when that’ll happen but we should find out soon......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Xbox One X may be seeing a Day One special edition branded with the Project Scorpio logo

At least one German retailer has posted a listing for a special edition Xbox One X. The German online store MediaMarkt has a page up under its Xbox One consoles category titled “MICROSOFT Xbox One X (1TB) Project Scorpio Edition.” It even.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Trump Administration"s Science Priorities "Better Than Feared"

But the White House memo completely omits climate science and space, emphasizing military tech and basic R&D -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Google mobile search shows 6-second video previews

If you've searched for videos often enough on Google, you've probably had that moment where you tapped the wrong video because you weren't quite sure it was what you were looking for. No more: Google has added 6-second video.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

The Punisher is ready for revenge in the first teaser for Netflix"s new series

The first teaser for Netflix's The Punisher has arrived, with Jon Bernthal returning as the titular vigilante. Check out all the details on the teaser trailer as well as other details on the upcoming series. The post The Punisher is ready for revenge.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

The best rooftop tents

Enjoy camping but hate the idea of sleeping on the ground? Sleep under the stars on top of your vehicle with some of the best rooftop tents. Here is a complete guide to the best soft shells and hard shells on the market. The post The best rooftop ten.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Keep an eye on Microsoft accessory battery life with the updated Surface app

Microsoft has updated its Surface app to add some nice new functionality for anyone who connects a Microsoft accessory to their Surface machine. The app now lets you easily check the battery life of connected devices. The post Keep an eye on Microsof.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Retina scan may detect onset of Alzheimer’s disease years before symptoms emerge

Researchers from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and other institutions have discovered that a retina scan could help diagnose Alzheimer's disease years before other symptoms start to emerge. The post Retina scan may detect onset of Alzheimer’s dis.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

NBC’s Snapchat news show gains 29+ million viewers in its first month

 NBC News’ first-ever daily show for Snapchat is seeing promising numbers after its first month on the air. In a release sent to reporters this morning, NBCU claims the show has grown its audience to over 29 million unique viewers. That.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Lenovo IdeaPad 720s Review

Lenovo IdeaPad 720s Review is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. To get the best, you must spend more. That’s the way buying a Windows laptop or anything else works. Yet the Lenovo IdeaPad 720s costs just below $900 and it still has almost.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 25 min. ago