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HTC Vive standalone VR headset doesn't need a PC, phone or cables

It's creating a reference design with help from Qualcomm, and it's also working with HTC and Lenovo for standalone headsets. That's big news because that's one of the most popular Android phones in the world, yes. Google developed Google Glass, an augmented-reality headset, then gave it up in favor of mobile phones. "We're thrilled that headsets will begin to hit shelves later this year". [Full Article...]

Shocking video shows daredevil teens climbing Golden Gate Bridge

Shocking video shows daredevil teens climbing Golden Gate Bridge At a news conference Tuesday afternoon, Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District General Manager Dennis Mulligan had stern words for the duo. It's really tight. They have motion detectors, cameras. Teatime told Caters Clips that "It was a tough climb and incredibly tiring, those cables get very steep". [Full Article...]

Apple iOS 10.3.2 and other Core OS Security Updates Released

The bug, described in depth by Wardle back in April existed in macOS 10.12.3, but also iOS, Apple TV (tvOS) and Apple Watch (watchOS). The update doesn't seem to include much in the way of changes for the operating system. Normally I don't have an issue in the App Store on macOS showing me an update is available, but on this occasion, I am - so I am downloading manually. [Full Article...]

Netflix is Blocking Rooted Android Users from Downloading Their App

Netflix is Blocking Rooted Android Users from Downloading Their App It looks like the latest version of Netflix has blocked access to its Android app to all rooted/unlocked devices. However, Android Police has confirmed that the Netflix is working just fine as of now even on the rooted Android phones. [Full Article...]

Phantom Dust Re-release Drops Tomorrow for Free

Phantom Dust Re-release Drops Tomorrow for Free We're also told that this isn't a limited offer, but that the game will be free for the foreseeable future. A huge backward compatibility-themed sale is underway, offering steep discounts on some big name games from the Xbox 360 era, playable on Xbox One . [Full Article...]

Instagram Adds Snapchat Style Face Filters

Instagram Adds Snapchat Style Face Filters Instagram says no. At TechCrunch Disrupt, the company's product head Kevin Weil explained why. Instagram has rapidly added new features including a new carousel album view for posting multiple photos and videos, the ability to post media from the mobile website , not to mention the continuous matching of Snapchat features in Instagram Stories . [Full Article...]

McKayla Maroney Posts Racy Video, Says She Wasn't Hacked

McKayla Maroney Posts Racy Video, Says She Wasn't Hacked Donning a tiny red tank top and black thong, McKayla danced and slightly twerked her perky butt cheeks. The 21-year-old gymnast has been showing off her curvy body in a series of photos and videos on Instagram recently. When she sported a fuller pout in July, she denied getting lip injections to Seventeen Magazine. As you get older, your face fills out. So it was very hard for me to get ex... [Full Article...]

Check out Motorola's 2017 smartphone lineup

However, a recent leak suggests that the company is getting ready to significantly expand its smartphone lineup in 2017. A briefing video was also leaked that shows the company presenting its new phone, giving us short glimpses of what to expect . [Full Article...]

NASA drops idea of putting humans on first flight of new rocket

NASA drops idea of putting humans on first flight of new rocket The Space Launch System is the largest rocket in NASA history, similar in size to the Saturn V rockets used in the Apollo program but offering far more thrust. "If you look at what we're trying to do, it's going to take really all of us, frankly, to get this done". Apart from the tight development schedules, Mother Nature has also dented NASA's plans. [Full Article...]

Equipment water leak stalls spacewalk by 2 USA astronauts

Equipment water leak stalls spacewalk by 2 USA astronauts The two astronauts also plan to install a data connector to the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, a cosmic ray detector on the outside of the station, and install a protective shield around the Pressurized Mating Adapter-3. The station orbits the Earth at a height of about 250 miles (400 kilometers), circling the planet every 90 minutes at a speed of about 17,500 miles (28,000 kilometers) per hour. [Full Article...]

Xfinity race a useful tune-up for 'Dega draftees

Xfinity race a useful tune-up for 'Dega draftees I'm glad they let us race to the end. The finish left him 17th in the series standings and well within striking distance of qualifying for the playoffs in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this season based on points. "I was trying to help him, trying to make the Fords work together and I hooked him, so I feel sorry about that". I knew it right from the beginning of practice. [Full Article...]

This Week Is The Peak Of The Eta Aquariid

This Week Is The Peak Of The Eta Aquariid Usually visible to the human eye annually between April 19 and May 20, this year, the meteor shower started being visible on April 2o and will still be seen up until May 28. "But it's not. The reason it's not is that sunrise comes later to the Southern Hemisphere (where it's autumn in May) and earlier to the Northern Hemisphere (where it's spring in May)". [Full Article...]

Mugabe insists Zimbabwe not fragile despite plunging economy

Mugabe insists Zimbabwe not fragile despite plunging economy However, it was his sleeping that caught the attention of many on social media. Mugabe's comments at the World Economic Forum (WEF) now taking place in South Africa follows troubling reports of how Zimbabwe is ripping apart with a rapid devaluation of its currency, excruciating poverty and wide unemployment levels. [Full Article...]

Facebook profit surges 76.6 pct as ad sales jump

EMarketer estimates that Facebook will generate $36.29 billion in net digital ad revenue in 2017, up 35% from previous year. This comes despite the company's own admission during that report that revenue growth will "come down meaningfully", and that costs will inevitably rise as well. [Full Article...]

Say hello to Jelly, the tiniest 4G smartphone

Say hello to Jelly, the tiniest 4G smartphone Unihertz, the developer of Jelly, has confirmed that the device will be rolled out in August. Well, the USP clearly has to be the size. The two will feature a 2.45-inch LCD display . Jelly is powered by 1.1 GHz Quad-Core processor, and comes in two variants: one with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage option, and a Jelly Pro variant with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage space. [Full Article...]

Galaxy S8 owners complaining of reddish tint in display panel

Galaxy S8 owners complaining of reddish tint in display panel While typical LCD screens in smartphones utilize three equally-sized subpixels - red, green, and blue - the Galaxy S8's AMOLED panel features an unconventional layout where small, oval-shaped green pixels sit between much larger, diamond-shaped red and blue pixels. [Full Article...]

Lot of cheating happens for Baahubali 2 tickets

Lot of cheating happens for Baahubali 2 tickets Five years ago his tale of revenge taken by a reincarnated fly upon the man who killed him, Eega , was one of the first Telugu films to break out of the cultural bubble that seems to surround Hyderabad. He has also acted in Bollywood and Tamil film industry. More and more people would want to know it on the first day itself, lest the news leaks in today's fast paced electronic world over social m... [Full Article...]

Call of Duty: WWII officially confirmed, reveal coming April 26th

Call of Duty: WWII officially confirmed, reveal coming April 26th Call of Duty: WW2 is being developed by Sledgehammer Games , who made 2014's Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare . In February, Activision COO Thomas Tippl revealed that this year's release for the Call of Duty franchise will bring it "back to its roots". [Full Article...]

The Death Of Prince: One Year Later

And the Minnesota History Center is staging a special exhibit of Prince memorabilia, including his iconic "Purple Rain" suit. "But in retrospect, I thought maybe something wasn't right", Day said. Many fans pictures with his gold star while laughing, crying and singing tunes with other faithful purple followers. When police later checked a database used to monitor who is getting prescriptions ... [Full Article...]

Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn It's treacherous territory. Even a speck from the rings could cripple Cassini , given its velocity. The NASA Cassini spacecraft is running low on fuel as it has been in orbit around Saturn since 2004. For the next five months, Cassini will explore the region between Saturn and its rings, where no man-made artefact has ever previously been. The spacecraft will keep making passes through... [Full Article...]


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