Tilt gesture keyboard could hold promise for typing in VR

 A group of researchers are demonstrating a tilt-based typing technique they’ve designed that could be an alternative option for users of larger smartphones or for inputting text when in VR. Read More.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearMar 20th, 2017

iPhone 8’s Touch ID could be in trouble and launch might be late

New information suggests the iPhone 8 might not have a fingerprint scanner or come in white. And you might have to wait longer to buy it. It’s not a good day for iPhone 8 rumors, as several pieces of potentially bad news have come to lig.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

Top Project Fi referrers can earn a trip to Google’s Mountain View headquarters

Google is upping its Project Fi game with a new referral program, in which customers could win Play Store credit, a trip to Google headquarters in Mountain View, California, and more. The program runs until September 25. The post Top Project Fi refer.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Got MacBook Pro battery issues? Apple may give you a new laptop

If you’ve got a MacBook Pro from four or five years ago with a run-down battery, you could get seriously lucky. Update: According to an internal Apple memo highlighted by Mac Rumors, the relevant replacement part (top-case assembly) is now ba.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

The best Amazon Cyber Monday deals 2017: Get the lowest prices in the US

You can't save too much with shopping on Amazon during Cyber Monday, so here's how to best prepare for the discounts. Amazon Cyber Monday deals in the US will give you a second chance to buy just about everything you could ever want but missed.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

Denmark Could Be Next to Begin FM Shutdown

The government agreed that when the digital radio share reaches 50%, the FM band will be “sunsetted” within two years.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Stem Cell Brain Implants Could "Slow Aging and Extend Life," Study Shows

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Scientists have slowed down the aging process by implanting stem cells into the brains of animals, raising hopes for new strategies to combat age-related diseases and extend the human lifespan. I.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Foxconn to build LCD panels in Wisconsin starting in 2020

Foxconn, along with a bevy of U.S. political leaders, announced it will build a $10 billion LCD display manufacturing plant in Wisconsin, which could create as many as 13,000 jobs after it opens in 2020. The post Foxconn to build LCD panels in Wiscon.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

Rumour: Australia will be one of the first countries to get the Galaxy Note 8

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 rumoured to be up for Australian pre-order sooner than expected. While it'd been previously reported that Samsung's next flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 8, could be announced as early as August 23, 2017 at its.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News10 hr. 6 min. ago

Midsummer Maker Camp — It’s Never Too Late to Start!

Based online, Maker Camp could be just a suggestion, a chimera, a virtual place to go and glean ideas. But from its aspirational concept has sprung a solid and tightly knit community that gathers to make, share, learn, and yes — fail — together......»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News13 hr. 22 min. ago

iPhone-maker Foxconn to build flat-screen display factory in Wisconsin

Upwards of 10,000 jobs could come to the state. Enlarge / The OLED-toting Google Pixel (left) next to the iPhone 7 Plus' LCD panel. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Foxconn, one of the electronics manufacturers that makes Apple's iPhones, is set to revea.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 6 min. ago

Facebook"s first TV shows are reportedly just weeks away

The Social Network may take over your telly time as soon as mid-August. Following reports that Facebook may be eyeing television programming as its next frontier, it looks like The Social Network could debut its supposed TV block as soon as nex.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News15 hr. 30 min. ago

Glowing beer is a thing thanks to biohacking technology

CRISPR-Cas9 is a gene-editing technique that uses bacterial protein to replace segments of DNA. Although CRISPR has clinical applications that could potentially help many, it can also be used to do fun experiments like brewing glowing beer by editing.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 42 min. ago

Google is testing vacation rental listings in addition to hotels

Now, when you tell Google that you need to find a place to stay in, say, Los Angeles, you’ll be able to select your “Accommodation Type.” That could include vacation rentals but the results won't be coming from Airbnb. The post Google is testin.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

Hold the phone: Apple owes the University of Wisconsin $506 million for patent infringement

Apple has gotten itself into a bit of a pickle.  U.S. District Court Judge William Conley pounded the gavel on Monday ordering Apple to pay $506 million to the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF). This court order adds $272 million to th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 50 min. ago

Dude attempts to smuggle 3 king cobra snakes into U.S. via potato chip cans

A California man could face jail time for smuggling dangerous snakes into the U.S. via some dinky little potato chip canisters. Per a statement from the Department of Justice, Rodrigo Franco of Monterey Park was taken into custody Tuesday morning for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News18 hr. 22 min. ago

Get the most out of your rig with the best PC gaming accessories money can buy

So you have a lightning-quick gaming rig all set up and ready to go. Plugging your old keyboard into it would be an insult to your PC. Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here's our list of the very best PC gaming accessories. The post Get the most o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 30 min. ago

Upcoming ‘Final Fantasy XV’ expansion ‘Comrades’ sounds like an MMO-lite

Square Enix revealed details on Final Fantasy XV's cooperative multiplayer mode. Comrades features character creation and a quest system. The DLC could still be a ways away, but a closed beta for season pass holders starts soon. The post Upcoming .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 30 min. ago

Apple or Foxconn could be building factories in the US — or maybe not

 President Donald Trump surprised everyone yesterday when he told the Wall Street Journal that Apple CEO Tim Cook told him Apple would build three factories in the U.S. It’s worth quoting Trump on this one: “I spoke to [Tim Cook], he.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News19 hr. 50 min. ago

New Project Fi Referral Program Could Win You Free Google Play Credit or Even a Trip to Mountain View

Project Fi has launched a huge referral program for customers, one that could have you winning mounds of Google Play credit, Fi swag bags, or even a trip to the Google HQ in Mountain View. The way it all works is pretty easy. On Fi, you get a code an.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News20 hr. 30 min. ago

11 Video Game Secrets That Took Years to Find

We pay tribute to some of the most notoriously well-hidden and surprising video game secrets of all time. Editor's note: This article originally appeared on IGN sister-site In the olden days, programmers could hide something in the.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News21 hr. 42 min. ago