Use of biofuel could reduce aviation-related emissions

But burning biofuel still gives off a lot of soot particles. (credit: Bill Abbott) Emissions from aviation often result in jet trails, a specific type of cloud formation. These clouds can influence climate through alteration of water vapor and.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

Redspace combines tennis with guns to produce ‘Gunball’

Gunball sets out to do for tennis what Rocket League did for summer, dialling up the intensity and the fun, and making full use of the HTC Vive headset's capabilities in the process. The post Redspace combines tennis with guns to produce ‘Gunba.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 min. ago

Western Digital’s 96 layer 3D NAND will lead to terabit memory chips

Western Digital developed a new generation of 3D NAND storage which packs 96 layers, leading to a potential 1Tb of storage in a single chip, though we shouldn't expect commercial products to make use of it until 2018. The post Western Digital’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 min. ago

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Preorder Guide

Where to find the best deals and preorder bonuses for the upcoming Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy the product, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. It would appear t.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

These photos could be the best images shot with an iPhone this year

The annual iPhone Photography Awards has announced the 2017 winners -- and the gallery is quite impressive. The contest included submissions from over 140 countries and both grand prize and special category winners. The post These photos could be the.....»»

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

Michelle Rodriguez wants better treatment for women in "Fast & Furious," or she"s done

Considering the year the franchise started, Fast & Furious could have been a lot worse for women. The films kicked off in 2001 and introduced Michelle Rodriguez as Lenny, who was as fast and furious as her male counterparts on the road — not ju.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

You can now make your own Snapchat filters without leaving the app

Snapchat is making it even easier to make your own custom geofilter.  The app just added its geofilter creation tools to its main app so you can design and buy a filter without ever closing the app. Previously, you could only make filters on Sna.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

Snapchat now lets you create custom geofilters right in the app

 Snapchat introduced a way to create custom geofilters back in February of last year, and now it’s making the feature easier to use. U.S. Snapchat users can now create and submit custom filters directly in the app, rather than having to go.....»»

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

Tinder will let you see who likes you before you swipe. But it"ll cost you.

What if you could see who'd already swiped right on you before you started sifting through the endless mass of potential matches on Tinder. The dating app announced today that it will now let you do just that. The feature is part of a new members-onl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 44 min. ago

Huawei Mate 10: News and rumors

Huawei's flagship Mate 10 is rumored to be a powerhouse, and it could launch as soon as December 2017. Here's everything we know so far, including the specifications, release date, and availability info. The post Huawei Mate 10: News and rumors appea.....»»

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

People are getting creative with Square"s customizable cash card designs

When Square first unveiled its cash card earlier this year, the move had many people scratching their heads. What could a forward-thinking mobile payments app possibly want with an old-school plastic debit card? Well, if nothing else, the cards are g.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

Here"s why "To the Bone" could be just as controversial as "13 Reasons Why"

A new Netflix film, To the Bone, addresses mental health issues surrounding eating disorders and has garnered criticism for its shocking imagery depicting "dangerous thinness." Read more...More about Entertainment, Film, Netflix, Mental Health, and M.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

XPRIZE Launches Online Sci Fi Anthology

Los Angeles-based prize competition company XPRIZE is trying its hand out as a publisher of literature, saying today that it has launched a new online science fiction anthology site, Seat 14C, which takes a look at what the year 2037 could look like......»»

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

Intel 300-series chipsets to impact Realtek

With Intel planning to integrate Wi-Fi and USB 3.1 functions into its 300-series chipsets in 2018, Realtek Semiconductor, ASMedia and Broadcom are expected to see their orders for related chips decline, according to sources from the upstrea.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

Western Digital My Passport SSD Mini-Review

Flash-based external direct-attached storage (DAS) devices have evolved rapidly over the last few years. Starting with simple thumb drives that could barely saturate USB 2.0 bandwidth, we now see high-performance external SSDs. The full performance.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News5 hr. 24 min. ago

Mid-range smartphones to get lot more capable with Snapdragon 450

Qualcomm has officially revealed the Snapdragon 450 mid-ranged SoC featuring some camera and battery-life related enhancements. Qualcomm has freshly unveiled the Snapdragon 450 SoC earlier today at MWC Shanghai. The new chipset brings forth som.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 36 min. ago

Ministry of Shipping and JNPT team up to contain disruptions caused by the ransomware attack

Since the congestion could create difficulties in traffic management, JNPT has opened up its parking lot for cargo marked for this private terminal. The post Ministry of Shipping and JNPT team up to contain disruptions caused by the ransomware attac.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Android O could be called ‘Oatmeal Cookie’, source code mentions reveal

The internal source code, first spotted by Myce, show mentions of ‘oc-dev’ several occasions. While ‘oc-dev’ could stand for something else, it is rumoured to be 'Oatmeal cookie'. This presumption was made based on the phrase ‘oatmeal cooki.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News7 hr. 52 min. ago

Starbucks is trending for a poop-related reason and Twitter says NOPE

Thinking of getting a refreshing iced coffee from Starbucks to beat the heat?  SEE ALSO: Kelly Osbourne peed her pants and is blaming Starbucks Think twice after reading this.  A BBC Watchdog investigation uncovered significant traces of fa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

Has Sony perfected smartphone face unlock?

3D facial recognition could be the next big smartphone security feature and it's being demonstrated soon. As good as fingerprint scanners are, they may not be the slickest way of securing your phone in future. Already companies are exploring al.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

2018"s flagship phones could rival iPhone 8 with under-screen finger scanning

The Samsung Galaxy S9, LG G7 and HTC U12 could all be in line for fancy digit readers. There's been a lot of talk about fingerprint scanners being moved under the screen of our smartphones, but we’re yet to see a handset launch with.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago