San Francisco Police Are Using Driverless Cars As Mobile Surveillance Cameras

BeerFartMoron shares a report from Motherboard: For the last five years, driverless car companies have been testing their vehicles on public roads. These vehicles constantly roam neighborhoods while laden with a variety of sensors including video cam.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 14th, 2022

Nexteer, Tactile Mobility partner to help cars detect road conditions

Software developed by steering supplier Nexteer and Israeli tech startup Tactile Mobility allows vehicles to detect hazardous road conditions, and even the health of a tire......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News19 hr. 54 min. ago

Nasty Apple bug reportedly killing FaceTime on iPhones

Possibly affecting people on T-Mobile and Verizon networks, the main solution is to get a new SIM card.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Apple"s Headset Said To Feature 14 Cameras Enabling Lifelike Avatars

Citing a report from The Information's Wayne Ma (paywalled), MacRumors reports Apple's long-rumored AR/VR headset is said to feature 14 cameras that enable lifelike avatars with accurate facial expressions. The company is also working with former des.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Electrify America Will Be 100 Percent Solar-Powered By 2023

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: One of the best things about electric cars, other than their power trains, immediate torque, and relaxing quiet, is the fact that as the electrical grid becomes cleaner, so too does every EV that.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Camera shootout: Samsung Galaxy S22 vs. OnePlus 10 Pro

Samsung's Galaxy S22 lives under the shadow of its Ultra sibling, but it can hold its own against the pricier OnePlus 10 Pro. Here's how their cameras stack up......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

The best legends in Apex Legends Mobile

Looking at every Legend in Apex Legends Mobile so far, assuming you're playing in a squad, we've come up with the top-tier Legends in the game......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

This Is Where Dirty Old Cars Go to Die

The electric vehicle revolution is gathering speed—but what happens to all those polluting cars already on the road?.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Study finds immigrants initially trust police more than locals, but that trust wanes over time

The murder of African-American George Floyd in May 2020 led to worldwide protests against police violence. Not least because of these developments, in Europe, too, the relationship between the police and ethnic minorities has been a hotly debated top.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Whiteness is at the heart of racism in Britain, so why is it portrayed as a Black problem?

In 2020, two police officers in Hackney strip-searched a 15-year-old Black girl at her school. Police conducted the search of this child, known as Child Q, without the consent of her parents, without an appropriate adult present (despite this being r.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

TikTok hopes the next way to capture your attention is in gaming

TikTok is working on a “major push into gaming” and is reportedly testing mini-games on the platform in Vietnam. In partnership with mobile gaming studio Zynga, the company is making ad-supported HTML5 games that could release on the platform l.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

New Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 takes smartphone performance to the next level

Qualcomm has taken the wraps off a couple of its latest mobile chipsets, the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1. The post New Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 takes smartphone performance to the next level first appeared on Phandroid. Toward.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Here are Qualcomm’s latest processors and new AR glasses

Qualcomm is making strides through the mobile ecosystem with the new Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1, Snapdragon 7 Gen 1, and a pair of AR Smart Viewer glasses......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

iPhone eSIM bug randomly deactivating iMessage and FaceTime, requiring physical SIM

An apparent iPhone eSIM bug is randomly deactivating iMessage and FaceTime. In some cases, the only resolution appears to be to install a physical SIM. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman experienced the issue with T-Mobile, but others report they’ve experi.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Hyundai and Kia recall nearly 20,000 Ioniq 5s, EV6s

A voltage fluctuation could cause the cars to roll away when parked. Enlarge / The retro-futuristic styling of the Ioniq 5 refers back to the Hyundai Pony of the mid-1970s. (credit: Hyundai) Hyundai and Kia are recalling nearl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Chinese carmakers, Tesla eyeing midrange market

The surging costs of lithium batteries and vehicle components continue to pressure suppliers of micro- and small-sized cars in China. Many of them are migrating to the mid-priced tier, whereas Tesla plans to launch cheaper models......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Best phone carriers: Verizon vs T-Mobile vs AT&T and more affordable iPhone plan alternatives

Ready to check out your options for phone carriers? While prices have increased for some of the major carriers this year, the market competition is strong which means compelling offers for those who switch. Read along for a look at the best phone ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Compared: OnePlus 10 Pro vs iPhone 13 Pro & iPhone 13 Pro Max

We got our hands on the new OnePlus 10 Pro and compared to Apple's latest iPhone 13 Pro line for this in-depth showdown.The OnePlus 10 Pro directly competes with the iPhone 13 Pro seriesAfter going on sale in China, OnePlus used Mobile World Congress.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

How do electric cars work? EV motors and batteries explained

Electric cars may seem impossibly complex, but motors, batteries, and electricity are in many ways simpler to understand than gasoline engines......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Apex Legends Mobile beginner’s guide: 6 tips and tricks to get started

No need to stumble, we've made all the mistakes for you and come up with all the most important tips and tricks you need to get started in Apex Legends Mobile......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

The best weapons in Apex Legends Mobile

Of course, balance changes will be a thing in Apex Legends Mobile, but for right now, these are the best weapons in the game you should seek out when looting......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022