Who said hammocks were for summer? The insulated Inferno thinks differently

The Inferno is a two-part insulated sleep system designed specifically for a hammock. Using an easy access top quilt and a canoe shaped under quilt, Inferno expertly retains heat, turning it into essential cold-weather gear. The post Who said hammock.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2017

J&K govt bans Facebook, Whatsapp and more social networking apps on grounds of misuse

Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday banned 22 social networking sites and applications including Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter in Kashmir on the ground that these were being misused by anti-national and anti-social elements to fan trouble. The.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News2 hr. 48 min. ago

UMC Sees Weakening Demand at 28nm

United Microelectronics Corp., Taiwan’s second largest foundry, said that the ramp of its most advanced technology node has slipped for a third time under strong competition......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News4 hr. 17 min. ago

Samsung will launch new flagship smartphone months after Galaxy S8

Samsung Electronics said Thursday it was planning to launch in the second half of this year a new flagship phone, leading to speculation that the company is planning an alternative to the ill-fated Galaxy Note7 that had to be recalled last year.Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News4 hr. 49 min. ago

WhatsApp for Business: Users in India to play a crucial role in development

A WhatsApp official said that India will play a "crucial role" in the development of the business product. The post WhatsApp for Business: Users in India to play a crucial role in development appeared first on Tech2. Messaging app WhatsApp is wo.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News5 hr. 32 min. ago

Amazon wants to see into your bedroom, and that should worry you

You're in your bedroom, about to do something private.  First, make sure you shut the door, close the blinds, oh, and remember to turn off your newly purchased Amazon Echo Look.  SEE ALSO: These adorable teddy bears were reportedly hacked t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 24 min. ago

Luxe to end door-to-door valet service, will launch “new service” this summer

 Luxe started as a company that promised to make parking in busy cities less awful with an app that summoned blue-jacketed, scooter-carrying valets to your location to whisk your car away until you needed it back. It seems they’re moving a.....»»

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

"Game of Thrones’ fans need to enroll in this college course right now

The newest season of Game of Thrones isn't the only reason to get excited about summertime. SEE ALSO: The tiny detail you probably missed in this 'Game of Thrones' photo UC Berkeley is offering a summer session all about one of the HBO hit's fully fu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 57 min. ago

Of Course Ivanka Trump Tweeted About Juicero

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I love Juicero. I love this dumb, insanely over-engineered, $400 juice squeezing machine that works marginally better than using your own hands. And it turns out I may share that passion with the nation.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News10 hr. 25 min. ago

FCC chairman launches process to reverse net neutrality rules

"This will be the beginning of the discussion, not the end," Chairman Pai said, promising to seek public input before reversing rules......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News11 hr. 17 min. ago

Juniper finds its head in the clouds; security is another story

In announcing its Q1 earnings yesterday Juniper company executives were delighted about the company’s returns on its cloud computing directions.In the results conference call Juniper CEO Rami Rahim said cloud computing sales grew 25% year-over-y.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  linuxworldRelated News11 hr. 25 min. ago

F.C.C. Chairman Pushes Sweeping Changes to Net Neutrality Rules

The chairman, Ajit Pai, said high-speed internet service should no longer be treated like a public utility with strict rules but should largely be left to police itself......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News11 hr. 41 min. ago

HIPPO"s molecular balancing act helps nerves not short circuit

It may be possible to therapeutically fine tune a constantly shifting balance of molecular signals to ensure the body's peripheral nerves are insulated and functioning normally, researchers have discovered. They suggest this may be a way to treat neu.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

ChargePoint is ready for flying EVs

 Yesterday I wrote about a poll conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan that found people were interested in flying cars if they were autonomous, shared, and electric. As soon as I posted that, I found an email in my inbox saying.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

Verizon Doesn’t Seem to Know How Much its $70 Gigabit FiOS Actually Costs

Verizon gave itself a hearty pat on the back earlier this week as it rolled out a new gigabit tier of its FiOS internet service. The new option, Verizon said in the press release, would only cost $70 per month. This isn't exactly a lie, but it doesn'.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

How to find out your Uber rating

Uber used to make it difficult to find out your passenger rating. To find out if you were a 5-star rider, you had to ask a driver (and they would usually tell you, but that’s kind of an awkward conversation) or toggle through some menu options t.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News12 hr. 8 min. ago

Google Trips Gets Improvements Just in Time for Your Summer Vacations

After making its public debut last fall, Google Trips hasn’t seen many updates. Today, that changes, thanks to an update that adds several new features to Google’s trip planner and organizer. In the update, you’ll now find an option.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

GE Fixing Bug in Software After Warning About Power Grid Hacks

General Electric said on Wednesday it is fixing a bug in software used to control the flow of electricity in a utility's power systems after researchers found that hackers could shut down parts of an electric grid. From a report: The vulnerability co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

PayPal shares up 7% after better-than-expected earnings

 PayPal, the payments company, posted first quarter earnings results after the bell on Wednesday. After surpassing analyst estimates with an adjusted 44 cents per share, compared to the 41 cents that many were predicting, shares rose 7% in initi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 41 min. ago

European ride service Gett buys U.S. rival Juno for $200 million

European ride service Gett has bought U.S. rival Juno for $200 million in a deal that further consolidated the ride-hailing industry and that some said short-changed Juno drivers......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News12 hr. 48 min. ago

All the Science Fiction and Fantasy TV to Watch (or Avoid) This Summer

When summer comes, it brings with it lazy days in the sun and kids free of school. It also brings a slew of TV shows, perfect for watching when it’s too hot to leave the air conditioning (which is most of the time). Here’s the io9 guide to everyt.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News13 hr. 41 min. ago