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Bill Nye"s Back to Save the World

Science superhero Bill Nye plans to save the world by cultivating a superpower that exists in everyone: critical thinking......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

Sony Alpha 9 (a9) FF Mirrorless Camera Revealed!

Here are the full details of the Sony Alpha 9 (a9) full-frame mirrorless camera, as well as the photo showcase of world-class photojournalist Benjamin Lowy!... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

So far, Beyond Good and Evil 2 prototype looks like No Monkey’s Sky

Creative director gets spaceship over 20,000 kmh but never lands the thing. Hmm. Enlarge / Fly, monkey, fly! (credit: Ubisoft) Ubisoft creative director Michel Ansel took to YouTube on Thursday to finally show the world that, yes, Beyond Good.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 16 min. ago

Steam"s Summer Sale kicks off with a $15 Steam Link, game discounts galore, and digital stickers

School’s out, and you know what that means: Time to draw the blinds and catch up on the games you’ve missed this year. Or, if you’re a working adult...well, business as usual I guess. But hey! The Steam Summer Sale is back for yet another ye.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News2 hr. 44 min. ago

The Lost Art of Serious Relationships: It"s Too Easy to Meet New People in Today"s World

The Lost Art of Serious Relationships: It"s Too Easy to Meet New People in Today"s World.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News3 hr. 52 min. ago

Facebook Has a New Mission: Bring the World Closer Together

Facebook CEO believes the company's primary purpose is a social one -- the same it has had for year -- but he's ready to update this mission for the first time. From a report: "We used to have a sense that if we could just do those things, then that.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 0 min. ago

Rhode Island bill sees highway surveillance cams ticketing uninsured motorists

The $120 fines would be split evenly between contractor and the state. Enlarge (credit: Jef Nickerson) A Rhode Island legislative committee has approved a bill that would greatly expand the surveillance state though the deployment of license p.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

A Cyberattack ‘the World Isn’t Ready For’

In May, a so-called ransomware attack hit computers in over 150 countries. But two weeks earlier, one security expert found something a lot worse......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News4 hr. 36 min. ago

Stephen Hawking Says He Is Convinced That Humans Need To Leave Earth

Reader dryriver writes: Back in May, renowned physicist Stephen Hawking made yet another doomsday prediction. He said that humanity has 100 years left on Earth, which knocked 900 years off the prediction he made in November 2016, which had given huma.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 52 min. ago

Iconic first ‘Super Mario Bros.’ level re-created in augmented reality

The iconic first level of Super Mario Bros. has been remade in augmented reality with impressive, goofy results. The course is being played in the real world using Microsoft's HoloLens headset. The post Iconic first ‘Super Mario Bros.’ le.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

How to transform your laptop into a gaming powerhouse with an external graphics card

My desire to power up a laptop with an external graphics card began in 2015, when I set out on a quest to get back into PC gaming—a beloved pastime I’d neglected since childhood.But the only PC I had at the time was a 2011 Lenovo ThinkPad X220.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News5 hr. 59 min. ago

Lensless camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lensless camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. It may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The post Lensless came.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 0 min. ago

Is Chrome OS right for you? A 3-question quiz to find out

Google's Chrome OS is one of the world's most misunderstood computing platforms. Chromebooks are foundationally different from traditional PCs, after all -- and consequently, there are a lot of misconceptions about how they work and what they can.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  cwRelated News6 hr. 8 min. ago

National Week Of Making: Makers Shine Nation Wide

As the week comes to an end, we look back at the wonderful results. Read more on MAKE The post National Week Of Making: Makers Shine Nation Wide appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News9 hr. 0 min. ago

Breakthrough lens-less camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lens-less camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. In the future, it may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The po.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 44 min. ago

Domestic Appliances Guzzle Far More Energy Than Advertised, Says EU Survey

Chrisq writes: An EU study has found that many electronic devices and appliances use more energy in real-world conditions than in the standard EU tests. Often the real world figures are double those in the ratings. Sometimes this is achieved by havin.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

Virtual Reality Is a Disappointment? Not in the World of Video Gamers

The video gaming industry continues to pour money and resources into virtual reality, cementing its development and advancement......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News16 hr. 36 min. ago

Article: eMarketer Estimates Show Twitter Leads Social Networks in Japan

Japan is home to one of the world’s largest Twitter audiences, which will total 25.1 million people this year, or 47.3% of the country’s social network user base, according to eMarketer’s latest forecast......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News18 hr. 0 min. ago

Energy revolution

China consumes more electricity than any other country but is also the world's biggest solar energy producer......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News21 hr. 8 min. ago

Amid Tumult at Uber, Bill Gurley Is Said to Be Leaving Board

An early supporter of Travis Kalanick, he will be replaced by Matt Cohler, a fellow partner at the venture capital firm Benchmark, a person familiar with the move said......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News21 hr. 16 min. ago

Certify your IT skills with this Cisco CCNA training, now 90% off - Deal Alert

Certifications are essential for moving up the career ladder in the IT world, and, as far as networking certifications are concerned, Cisco's are in high demand. With the Cisco CCNA Training Suite, you can train along the certification track for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News21 hr. 59 min. ago