"2 Dope Queens" podcast comes to HBO next year as four hour-long specials

Comedians Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson are bringing their hit podcast 2 Dope Queens to HBO. The network has announced that four one-hour 2 Dope Queens comedy specials will be airing on the network in 2018. This comes about a year and.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetAug 12th, 2017

Semiconductor industry capital spending to rise 20% in 2017, says IC Insights

IC Insights has revised its outlook for semiconductor industry capital spending to 20% growth in 2017. Spending for the first half of 2017 was already 48% greater than a year ago, according to IC Insights......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

China 1H17 LED lighting exports total US$10.4 billion, says GGII

China-based LED lighting firms recorded total export value of US$10.4 billion in first-half 2017, increasing 63% on year, and the corresponding export volume of 7.9 billion units grew 46% on year, according to Shenzhen Gaogong Industry Research (GGII.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Taiwan July manufacturing production index up on year

Taiwan recorded manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 113.45 for July 2017, decreasing 0.07% on month but increasing 2.94% on year, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Flash Memory Shortage Hits Smartphone Supply

Rising prices and limited availability of flash memory and OLED displays expected to affect sales of premium smartphones in the second half of the year, Gartner says......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Article: Google Maps Partnership Boosts European Ride-Hailing Service BlaBlaCar

BlaBlaCar is getting some help when it comes to staying top of mind among long-distance travelers in Europe, with users now able to book rides through Google Maps......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Google Invites Users To "Check If You"re Clinically Depressed"

Google will now invite U.S. users to "check if you're clinically depressed" by using a clinically-validated screening questionnaire. "The move announced on Wednesday comes out of work with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and represents.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News7 hr. 9 min. ago

"Carcraft" is Waymo"s virtual world for autonomous vehicle testing

Earlier this year we watched as an AI kept driving straight into the water in Grand Theft Auto: V. Rather than use Rockstar Games' crime-world magnum opus to train its self-driving vehicles, though, Waymo instead uses Carcraft. Named fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News8 hr. 33 min. ago

Apple’s new iPhone has old features, iOS 11 tutorials, and the Apple Car lives: Macworld Podcast episode 570

The upcoming iPhone 8 has new features that aren't really that new. Apple has new video tutorials for iOS 11. And the Apple Car lives, but not as an actual car.Macworld’s Roman Loyola, Leah Yamshon, Susie Ochs, and Adam Patrick Murray talk abo.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

Hands-on with the Galaxy Note8: Haven’t we seen this before?

With all the same “pros” and “cons” as the S8, the Note8 doesn’t offer much new. "Didn't this device launch earlier this year?" That's the overwhelming feeling I got after a test drive.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

Bring your iPhone to Virgin Mobile, year of unlimited cell service for $1

Virgin Mobile is redefining itself, and a part of that new identity involves partnering with Apple and turning its business into the first "iPhone-only" carrier. The carrier's new program is called "Inner Circle." The post Bring your iPhone to Virgin.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 41 min. ago

Expand your PC’s storage with the best external hard drives

Whether you want an external storage drive that is fast, portable, or comes with a ton of storage, these are the best external hard drives available today. They all come with great features and competitive pricing. The post Expand your PC’s sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 41 min. ago

The Escapists 2 Brings Four Players Together For Co-Op Prison Breaks

Four allies can drop in or out of multiplayer prison breaks, working together to execute a big, complex plan, or seperately to see who can get out of jail the fastest. Read The Escapists 2 Brings Four Players Together For Co-Op Prison Breaks on Silic.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

"Shinobi Striker" makes "Naruto" a serious online fighter

Naruto is in a strange place right now. The long-running manga series ended in early 2015, before its anime adaptation wrapped up in March this year. The spiky-haired ninja saved the world and achieved his dream of becoming the Hokage, or ra.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News9 hr. 48 min. ago

Meet The Galaxy Note 8: A Successor To Last Year's 'Explosive' Phablet

  Samsung has announced the next big thing in its smartphone line-up. Yes, the Galaxy Note 8 is finally official. Due to the countless leaks, there are hardly any surprises, but the phone is exciting nonetheless.  .....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News9 hr. 49 min. ago

Xbox"s next system-seller may be an early access titan

Snagging exclusivity rights for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds may pay off big time for Microsoft's Xbox division."... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

Wednesday Poll: Are You Buying the Galaxy Note 8?

Are you ready to spend almost $1,000 on your next smartphone? If so, then the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 might just be the one for you. You’ll find it for $930 too, but some carriers are quickly approaching the upper $900s depending on how you plan.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News10 hr. 17 min. ago

Overwatch Rise And Shine Video Explores Mei’s Origins

The new Overwatch short shows what happened when Mei woke up from her nine year nap and how she managed to survive. Read Overwatch Rise And Shine Video Explores Mei’s Origins on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News10 hr. 24 min. ago

Zombie storm comes back from the (mostly) dead to threaten Gulf Coast with biblical flooding

It's the tropical storms you think are dead but come back to life that you need to be truly afraid of.  One such storm, soon to intensify into Tropical Storm Harvey, is poised to pick up copious amounts of moisture from the bathtub warm waters o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Google, Walmart Partner to Deliver Goods Right to Your Door Via Google Assistant

Announced this week, with rollout starting late next month, users of Google Assistant (on a phone or through Google Home) can use their voice to order items directly from Walmart. On top of that, starting today, shoppers through Google Express (on th.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Get ready: new Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week

Today may be Galaxy Note 8 day, but Samsung isn't done revealing new hardware yet as it has big plans for IFA 2017. Today may be Samsung Galaxy Note 8 day, but Samsung isn't done revealing new hardware in 2017. DJ Koh, the tech giant.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago