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The Haunting Face of a Man Who Lived 700 Years Ago

This may look like a photograph, but the highly realistic face staring back at you belongs to a man who died over 700 years ago. The researchers who performed this unbelievable facial reconstruction say their work is providing new details about the w.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMar 20th, 2017

10 years ago was supposed to be the end of Harry Potter and LOL

If you're a Harry Potter fan, you're used to things ending, because they have done so many, many times over. Today marks the 10-year anniversary of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the final book in the series which we thought would be the end o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News22 min. ago

Microsoft Is Rewarded for Turning to the Cloud

Exhibit A for investors bullish on the company’s future helped profitability last quarter more than double from a year ago......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News30 min. ago

Twitter claims that people are experiencing less abuse on its platform than six months ago

Twitter said its team is now taking action on 10 times the number of abusive accounts every day compared to the same time last year. The post Twitter claims that people are experiencing less abuse on its platform than six months ago appeared first on.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News1 hr. 13 min. ago

Microsoft’s most baffling release yet, Surface Laptop is just a laptop

Review: The Surface Laptop is far and away Microsoft's least ambitious hardware. (video link) After several years of building systems that compete with, but aren't quite, laptops, Microsoft has built a plain old laptop: the Surface Laptop.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

People are playing Harry Potter-themed Cards Against Humanity and it"s really, really filthy

A few months ago, some cheeky genius launched a Harry Potter-themed version of everyone's favourite party game: Cards Against Humanity.  SEE ALSO: Cards Against Humanity trolls us all with special 'For Her' edition ... for laughs I guess? Name?.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Google Doodle Celebrates Canadian Philosopher Who Predicted the Internet

Today’s Doodle celebrates what would have been the 106th birthday of Marshall McLuhan, a Canadian philosopher who predicted the Internet. McLuhan never lived to see the Web, but he was eerily prescient about it in his writings in the 1960s. In.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News2 hr. 37 min. ago

How I finally broke my Facebook addiction

A few weeks ago, I did the unthinkable: I deleted the Facebook app from my phone.  It started off as more of an experiment. I was curious if not having the app would help extend the dismal battery life of my iPhone 6S. But I was also starting to.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

China forces its Muslim minority to install spyware on their phones

China has ramped up surveillance measures in Xinjiang, home to much of its Muslim minority population, according to reports from Radio Free Asia. Authorities sent out a notice over a week ago instructing citizens to install a "surveillance app" on th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 5 min. ago

Buzz Aldrin tweets about how the iconic image of him on the moon was taken

Buzz "second man on the moon" Aldrin is back to his legendary form after pulling a mystified face at Donald Trump's weird speech about space.  SEE ALSO: Patriotic Buzz Aldrin sparks best Photoshop battle ever On the 48th anniversary of the moon.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 5 min. ago

New AR-based scanning feature now lets users create and customise their digital face profiles

In a bid to change the way people interact with each other, Blippar, a visual discovery application — has announced a new in-app feature that changes face profiles into a digital format using augmented reality (AR). The post New AR-based scanning f.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News7 hr. 21 min. ago

Hearthstone Pros and Personalities on the Game in 2017

Plus, how they’d like Hearthstone to change and predictions for Death Knight hero powers. I’ve spent a good deal of my gaming life over the last few years obsessed by Hearthstone. It’s a genuinely special game – deeply strategic, infini.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News9 hr. 37 min. ago

Better medical advice via a smartphone app helps Kashmiri woman conceive after seven years

Kashmiri woman despite undergoing medical treatment at the IVF Centre and Human Reproduction at SRGH, was unable to visit Delhi as per doctor's requirement. The post Better medical advice via a smartphone app helps Kashmiri woman conceive after seven.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News9 hr. 37 min. ago

Electronic music superhero Aphex Twin unearths massive, free music vault

Includes hours of never-before-released beats over past 20-plus years. Enlarge / Richard D. James, better known as Aphex Twin, is careful about his likeness being photographed, but Warp Records swears that this is him. (credit: Warp Records) M.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 45 min. ago

Article: China Is Set on Becoming the World"s Leader in AI

China’s government just announced a plan to invest billions in the country’s artificial intelligence efforts. A few other factors will also give China a great chance to surpass the US in the sector within a few years......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News10 hr. 21 min. ago

Qualcomm net profits fall 40% in fiscal 3Q17 amid Apple dispute

Qualcomm has announced revenues for its fiscal third quarter ended June 25, 2017 decreased 11% on year to US$5.4 billion, while net profits fell 40% from a year ago to US$900 million. Diluted earnings per share for the quarter came to US$0.58, down f.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 37 min. ago

MIT"s Supernumerary Robotic Limbs give you the extra arms you always wanted

You know Doctor Octopus: the Spider-Man villain who augments his natural abilities with four highly advanced mechanical arms? Well, MIT just developed a version of that tech for real-life use. The post MIT's Supernumerary Robotic Limbs give you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 21 min. ago

Microsoft 4Q17: Office 365 revenue surpasses traditional licenses

Cloud remains strong, and Windows was surprisingly up, too. (credit: Julien GONG Min) In the fourth quarter of its 2017 financial year, Microsoft posted revenue of $23.3 billion, up 13 percent on a year ago, with an operating income of $5.3 bi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 45 min. ago

"Stargate" returns with new digital series based on the early life of Catherine Langford

It's been 6 years since we said goodbye to Stargate Universe, but now a new iteration of the beloved sci-fi franchise is making its way to our screens. MGM announced at Comic-Con that the studio will be launching a 10-episode premium digital series,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Grant Morrison Announces Arkham Asylum Sequel

Writer Grant Morrison made a surprise appearance at SDCC to announce two new DC Comics graphic novels. Nearly 30 years ago, writer Grant Morrison and artist Dave McKean united for Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth, which became on.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News13 hr. 13 min. ago

IPTV Service Raided By Police & Shutdown, Operator Arrested

A UK-based IPTV service appears to have shut down as a result of police action. After doing business for two years, BulkyIPTV's service went dark yesterday. Shortly after the service's owner sent out an email saying that the ride was over. "Today I w.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News13 hr. 45 min. ago