A Teenager on TikTok Disrupted Thousands of Scientific Studies With a Single Video

Thousands of scientific studies had to toss out weeks of data because of a 56-second TikTok video by a teenager. From a report: The July 23rd video is short and simple. It opens with recent Florida high school graduate and self-described "teen author.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotSep 25th, 2021

The best TV shows on Amazon Prime Video right now

After sifting through hundreds of shows on Amazon Prime Video, we've chosen the best ones available for streaming, from the classics to new originals......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News8 hr. 6 min. ago

Experiences in prison reduce perceptions of corrections officers" fairness, regardless of time served

Numerous studies have examined the coercive nature of prisons, but few have considered the role of in-prison experiences (e.g., confinement in restrictive housing) and time served in prison in incarcerated people's perceptions of corrections officers.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News13 hr. 5 min. ago

The M1 Max MacBook Pro seems to have unbelievable video-editing prowess

A new benchmark for Apple's M1 Max reveals incredible power in Premiere Pro, outpacing even the most powerful laptops by a significant margin......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

One of the worst parts of video calls could finally be over

Hosts can now mute individual participants on Google Meet calls......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News13 hr. 38 min. ago

Best new movies to stream on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and more

Streaming services offer tons of content, but finding new releases isn't easy. Here's what's new on Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video, HBO, and Apple TV+ this week......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 38 min. ago

The Top PS3 Emulator Can Now Boot Up Every Single PS3 Game

The leading PS3 emulator, RCPS3 has just announced that they have no more games with "Nothing" status, meaning every game will now boot in the emulator. The post The Top PS3 Emulator Can Now Boot Up Every Single PS3 Game appeared first on PlayStation.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News19 hr. 37 min. ago

Tom Holland is a dashing young fortune hunter in Uncharted trailer

Director Ruben Fleischer's film is a prequel and origin story to the video games. Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg star as fortune hunters in Uncharted, an origin story for the hugely popular video game franchise. Sony Pictures has released.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Stardew Valley’s creator announces pixel-art followup Haunted Chocolatier

Brief video lacks any semblance of release date—but that won't stop our drool. Emphasis on "in development." There's no release date for this Stardew Valley successor just yet......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Gov. Parson Doubles Down on Push To Prosecute Reporter Who Found Security Flaw in State Site

Gov. Mike Parson escalated his war with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Wednesday when his political operation published a video doubling down on his attack against a reporter who informed the state that a state website revealed teacher Social Securit.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Razer’s new Kraken gaming headsets bring controller-like vibrations to your head

Razer is combining adjustable haptic feedback with its best proprietary audio drivers. Enlarge / Wireless Razer Kraken V3 Pro. (credit: Razer) There are many different ways to evoke a feeling of immersion with your video game.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Sony unveils the A7 IV full-frame mirrorless camera with 33-megapixel sensor and 4K 60p video

The BIONZ XR processing engine, meanwhile, is borrowed from Sony’s flagship Alpha 1, to deliver high-speed autofocus and continuous shooting up to 10 frames per second with AF/AE tracking. The 759 phase-detection autofocus points cover approximatel.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Europe reels from powerful "Aurore" storm

Parts of northern Europe were scrambling to restore electricity services Thursday after gale-force winds which also disrupted rail and air travel......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Novel peroxide-based material emits fluorescence in response to stress

Polymers make up everything from the clothes we wear to the plasticware we use for eating. In recent years, polymers that can release small molecules (like drugs) have been of major interest to pharmaceutical researchers. Previous studies have demons.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Uncharted’s first trailer sends Tom Holland on an adventure

Sony's Uncharted video game franchise, Uncharted, is coming to the big screen with Tom Holland as the roguish treasure hunter, Nathan Drake......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Google Stadia"s Salvaged Future as a Back-end Cloud Service is Here

Quick Google Stadia recap: Things have not been great. From a report: Google's AAA cloud gaming service launched in 2019 to middling reviews and since then has severely undershot Google's sales and usage estimates by hundreds of thousands of users. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Gran Turismo 7 Receives New Video Looking At Car Culture, Features Kazunori Yamauchi

Check out the new behind-the-scenes video of Gran Turismo 7, which examines Kazunori Yamauchi's interest in car culture. The post Gran Turismo 7 Receives New Video Looking At Car Culture, Features Kazunori Yamauchi appeared first on PlayStation Unive.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Sony patent allows viewers to remove players from games by voting or paying

The patent, first filed by Sony back in 2020, was approved by the United States Patent and Trademark Office this week. Titled 'Spectators Vote to Bench Players in a Video Game,' it specifically mentions Twitch as a platform that could use the tool......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Study explores post-mortem fame

It's an age-old question—who lives on in a society's collective memory after they die? New EPFL research has tracked the mentions of thousands of public figures in the year following their deaths, helping to reveal who is remembered, and who is not.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

The 10 best games like Grand Theft Auto

Grand Theft Auto is one of the most popular video game series of all time. These are 10 games like Grand Theft Auto, from open-world adventures to shooters......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

On Back to the Future day, Porsche celebrates 1.21 GW charging capacity

The electric car failed in the 1920s because of a lack of rural electrification. Enlarge / Everyone loves a good time machine, including Porsche. The company made a short video to celebrate reaching a charging capacity milestone in the.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021