Facebook to bring augmented reality to real world -Zuckerberg

Facebook on Tuesday launched a mission to make smartphone cameras windows to augmented reality, focusing on what people have in hand instead of waiting for high-tech eyewear. The company pledged to review its reporting policies to make it easier for... More..

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China announces 'standardized' names for 6 places in Arunachal
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

China announces 'standardized' names for 6 places in Arunachal

China had used a similar ploy naming islands in South China Sea or pulling out ancient records showing old Chinese names of islands to support its claims over the sea areas, and fight back similar claims from o...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Services Deep Dive

CFO4Life L.P. now owns 21,036 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $2,378,000 after buying an additional 670 shares during the period. Stonehearth Capital Management LLC raised its position in Apple by 0....More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Inspired by Pokemon Go, Facebook pushes augmented reality

The new platform will allow users to overlay images on photos and videos on Facebook in an ambitious new plan. Zuckerberg used the example of visiting the Coliseum and holding up a phone to learn more about t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Nintendo Switch is the Fastest Selling Console in Nintendo History

That's right, Nintendo had more than a 100 percent attach rate for Zelda on the Switch. The game sold over 1,3 million units during the month of March . Have you been able to pick up a Nintendo Switch ye...More..

New Features, New Problems
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

New Features, New Problems

As noted here by Microsoft , the prompt is part of Microsoft's continuing commitment to privacy with Windows 10. For this objective, there is a special Xbox setting in the options menu that lets users activate ...More..

Snapchat's newest feature lets people dance around rainbows
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Snapchat's newest feature lets people dance around rainbows

Snapchat has launched new 3D lenses that provide live filters for the world around you, as it dives deeper into the world of augmented reality (AR) in the hope of keeping Facebook at arm's length. To find th...More..

Snapchat embraces AR with New World lenses
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Snapchat embraces AR with New World lenses

Using your mobile device's camera, you tap to add your 3-D image and then you can drag it to the right spot and adjust its size for your picture. But it's safe to say that the feature will eventually be opene...More..

Steve Stephens dead: 'We have closure'
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Steve Stephens dead: 'We have closure'

Police say Stephens shot and killed himself at the end of the pursuit. An alert McDonald's employee led Pennsylvania police to the suspect in a Cleveland slaying that was recorded and posted on Facebook. "T...More..

Instagram for Android adding offline support soon
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Instagram for Android adding offline support soon

Majority of the users around the globe rely on this particular operating system unlike the iPhone and iOS which is pretty much limited to the United States. This preloaded content is available on the main Inst...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Under Analyst Spotlight

KEYWISE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Ltd increased its position in NVIDIA by 2.6% in the third quarter. Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. now owns 1,882,204 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock worth $128,96...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Presents Facebook's F8 Keynote Speech

Augmented reality tools unveiled by Facebook were impressive, but unlikely to reach the hands of users soon, according to Jackdaw Research analyst Jan Dawson. Facebook's revamped Messenger QR codes (whic...More..

People Won't Fly United If Another Airline Has An Identical Flight
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

People Won't Fly United If Another Airline Has An Identical Flight

The airline said it needed to make room for airline personnel after the plane had already been boarded, but when no one volunteered to give up their seat in exchange for compensation, passengers were selected...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Who Was Facebook Killer Steve Stephens?

Steve Stephens' death marked a violent end to a almost 48-hour nationwide manhunt. Pennsylvania State Police said on Twitter officers had spotted Stephens in Erie County Tuesday morning. The police chief sai...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Microsoft may make every Windows window a tabbed window

Windows 10 can run on low-end hardware but still places a heavy demand on resources and storage that limit these laptops. Although it will not be the Surface Book 2 not Surface Pro 5. The starting point for ...More..

Nintendo to launch SNES mini this year
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Nintendo to launch SNES mini this year

According to a new rumour, that's exactly what's happening. "Throughout April, NOA territories will receive the last shipments of Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition systems for this year", Nin...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook Announces Spaces, VR Hangout App, For Oculus Rift F8 Conference

That could include changes of eye color, hairstyle, and even facial features. With Facebook Spaces , you can get an avatar that looks like you by choosing one of your Facebook photos and getting various VR...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Nintendo Set New Records With Switch's First Month Of US Sales

This means the Switch's attach rate exceeds 100%, which is a massive feat to say the least. That said , Breath of the Wild is the fastest selling Nintendo launch game of all time. Both of those announc...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook is for all: Zuckerberg takes a jab at Snapchat

Still, tell that to supermodel Miranda Kerr, who's engaged to Spiegel, and who recently said that she's " appalled " by Facebook's continued adoption of features made famous by Snapchat. Snap however is denying...More..

Mercedes-Benz Concept A sedan previews next generation MFA underpinned cars
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mercedes-Benz Concept A sedan previews next generation MFA underpinned cars

There's a new steering wheel (with controls that replace the familiar Mercedes cruise control stalk, which is no more) and the widescreen LCD screens from the E-Class. It is expected that Mercedes-Benz will l...More..

Verstappen fastest in final Bahrain practice
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Verstappen fastest in final Bahrain practice

Vettel, the four-time world champion who was fastest on Friday, is tied with Hamilton at the top of the standings on 43 points after two races. Up front, a jubilant Sebastien Vettel had a joyous drive in his ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Everything you need to know about Tim Farron's comments on homosexuality

Newman then said, in 2015, Farron had implied how he felt homosexuality was a sin. "As a liberal I believe in human rights, in equality for every single person ... He said Londoners deserve a party that is fi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg briefly addressed the murder of a Cleveland grandfather that was streamed live on the social media platform by the murderer on Sunday and stayed up for two hours before being remove...More..

Baidu to launch self-driving vehicle technology in July
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Baidu to launch self-driving vehicle technology in July

Baidu would launch the autonomous auto technology for restricted environment in July and gradually introduce fully self-driving capabilities on highways and city roads by 2020, the Chinese search giant on Tuesd...More..

Apple Readies iPhone Overhaul for Smartphone's 10th Anniversary
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Apple Readies iPhone Overhaul for Smartphone's 10th Anniversary

The display will run on organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology instead of the liquid-crystal display the company has employed in its iPhones since 2007. Apple bucked that trend with its small updates t...More..

Treasury provides tips for last-minute filers as tax season closes
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Treasury provides tips for last-minute filers as tax season closes

Filing your return is, of course, the best way to go. By the end of filing season, the IRS expects to process 150 million returns. Filing an extension is free. Once you have determined that you must pay a...More..

British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek election on June 8
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek election on June 8

So we need a general election and we need one now, because we have at this moment a one-off chance to get this done while the European Union agrees its negotiating position and before the detailed talks begin ....More..

Nintendo Switch Update 2.2.0 Improves, You Guessed it, System Stability
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Nintendo Switch Update 2.2.0 Improves, You Guessed it, System Stability

Attack of the Fanboy notes that the upcoming game will be better than its Wii U release in terms of sizes of the worlds. That world size is classified as "medium" on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, though both h...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook murder suspect kills himself after police pursuit

On Sunday, 37-year-old Steve Stephens when murdered an elderly man in Cleveland, Ohio, and then posted video of the crime on Facebook. It is unclear where Stephens had been since Easter Sunday, when he allege...More..

Google Earth gets revival with tools for exploration
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Google Earth gets revival with tools for exploration

Google said the new version of the app will be made available for Apple iOS users "in the near future". Ahead of the travel users can use this feature. "This seems to be the primary focus of this release", me...More..

Starcraft and its Brood War expansion are now free
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Starcraft and its Brood War expansion are now free

Oh, and because we can't get enough of seeing this, here's the StarCraft: Remastered announcement trailer for you to watch again. The whole download is just over 1.5GB, according to the file on my HDD, and it...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Nintendo's first Switch sales numbers are out

Granted there is a difference between shipped and sold , but hopefully Nintendo will add some clarity to the issue when it holds its quarterly financial meeting later this month. "With its various play modes a...More..

Google updates Google Earth before Earth Day
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Google updates Google Earth before Earth Day

We have tried the Google Earth app and there are no lags so far. A renewed version of Google Earth might bring in some increased functionality from Google Maps, and this might include local listings and...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook murder suspect found dead

Authorities said police tried to pull Stephens over and, after a brief pursuit, he shot and killed himself. The break in the case came when police received a tip that Stephens' vehicle was in a McDonald's p...More..

Delta to pay up to $10000 to bumped customers
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Delta to pay up to $10000 to bumped customers

The Airline Passenger Protection Act, sponsored by Republican state Representative Peter Breen, came after Dr. David Dao, 69, was pulled from a United flight at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to make sp...More..