These firms made sweet 8K 360 cameras using Facebook Surround’s open source

Why did Facebook release the Surround camera as open source last year? To create even better variations like these sweet cameras. Three 8K pro-level 3D VR cameras were on display this week. The post These firms made sweet 8K 360 cameras using Faceboo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsApr 21st, 2017

IDC Survey Spotlight: Open Source Traction on the Rise in Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan)

This IDC Survey Spotlight shows data from a small sample of the survey results that are available. CloudView (2016 and 2017) is IDC's premier global benchmarking web survey fielded annually. The survey reached more than thousands of respondents from.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News47 min. ago

Epson Launches New High-Speed Multifunction Inkjet Printers for Enterprise Printing

This IDC Market Note recaps the key takeaways from Epson Philippines' launching event and demonstrations of its new high-speed inkjet printers. This document includes a brief IDC opinion on the introduction of these new products to the enterprise seg.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News47 min. ago

AMD A-Series APUs, Athlon X4 CPUs are now available to the public

In addition to launching its two Ryzen 3 desktop processors, AMD also made its seventh-generation "Bristol Ridge" A-Series APUs, and its latest Athlon X4 desktop processors publicly available. All models fit in the AM4 socket. The post AMD A-Series A.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Save the environment while you rock climb with La Sportiva’s Mythos Eco

Want to help save the environment while you rock climb? La Sportiva's Mythos Eco is a redesigned version of the company's tried-and-true classic climbing shoe — made with 95 percent recycled materials. The post Save the environment while you rock c.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Facebook vs. Twitter: A tale of two social networks

Unlike Twitter, Facebook knows details about its users’ lives that aren’t generally available to advertisers on other digital platforms.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News3 hr. 47 min. ago

The unsexy source of Amazon"s profit hot streak

Amazon may swallow up nearly half of every dollar spent on online shopping, but that isn't what's fueled its nine-quarter profitability streak. The real money flows from a northern Virginia server compound from which the company powers Netflix, Slack.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 55 min. ago

FreeBSD 11.1 Released

Billly Gates writes: Linux is not the only free open-source operating system. FreeBSD, which is based off of the historical BSD Unix in which TCP/IP was developed on from the University of California at Berkeley, has been updated. It does not include.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 27 min. ago

Facebook Messenger’s update could make communicating with brands easier

Facebook launched Messenger Platform 2.1 with new and improved tools for businesses to connect with customers through conversations. The new features are meant to help enhance communication between brands and consumers. The post Facebook Messenger.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago

Destiny 2 PC Beta Dates and Minimum Specs Revealed

The recommended specs, and the specs of Bungie's own "event machine," are also listed. If you're eligible for Destiny 2 early access for the PC beta, you can start playing August 28, with the open beta beginning August 29. On top of the beta da.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News6 hr. 11 min. ago

EA Teased New Battlefield 1 Esports Mode Reveal at Gamescom

EA CEO Andrew Wilson made the tease during the company's first-quarter investor call. UPDATE: During the question and answer period of the investor call, EA said the new addition to Battlefield 1 is an eSports mode, pointing to the difficultie.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News6 hr. 19 min. ago

Apple granted FCC license to test 5G wireless technology

The FCC has officially granted Apple approval to begin testing experimental 5G technology, according to  DSLR Reports.  The iPhone maker now has permission to begin using something called "short-range millimeter wave spectrum" at two locati.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 19 min. ago

Newsbook: 3 Books That Delve Into What Work Means to Us

The workplace is evolving, as is our relationship to it. These three novels explore how work interacts with our personal lives......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News6 hr. 19 min. ago

Microsoft releases KB 3213643, 2956078, 4011078, 4011052 to fix June Outlook security bugs

A week ago, I lamented the lack of a fix for the bad June Office security patches. On June 13, those of you with Automatic Update turned on were treated to seven different, documented bugs that persisted until today.I expected to see these patches.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News6 hr. 55 min. ago

AMD"s Ryzen 3 CPUs

AMD's Ryzen 3 CPUs bring the Zen architecture to its most affordable price point ever. Join us as we dive into gaming and productivity workloads with these new chips to see whether they can unseat Intel's evergreen Core i3s. ... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News7 hr. 3 min. ago

AMD Ryzen 3 1200 and Ryzen 3 1300X Processor Review

AMD is continuing its quest to clay back market share from Intel today with the release of Ryzen 3 processors. AMD is only releasing two Ryzen 3 processors today, the Ryzen 3 1200 and the Ryzen 3 1300X. Both of these are quad-core processor.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News7 hr. 3 min. ago

Two storms set to undergo bizarre "Fujiwhara" dance, leaving only 1 standing in the end

Tropical cyclones, including hurricanes, are nature's most massive and powerful storms. They can span hundreds of miles in width and are so fearsome that they can wipe out entire coastal communities in a matter of hours.  These storms may be mig.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 47 min. ago

These period-friendly boxers help trans men look good and feel good

Pads and pantyliners were designed to fit perfectly in feminine underwear. After all, women are the only people to get periods, right? Wrong. Transgender men and masculine-presenting people menstruate, too. But traditional boxers aren't designed to s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 19 min. ago

You can now re-create the "Take On Me" video in your living room thanks to ARKit

Remember the music video for Take On Me by A-ha? Get ready to experience its rotoscoped version of reality first-hand, thanks to a new augmented reality app developed using Apple's ARKit. The post You can now re-create the 'Take On Me' vide.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 27 min. ago

See how Cortana just made Fitbit way better

Microsoft’s personal assistant is now your very own personal trainer. Fitbit and Microsoft’s Cortana are teaming up to make both fetching and feeding fitness-related commands much easier.Cortana’s growing set of skills has now a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 47 min. ago

Twitter’s stock plunges as user growth stalls

Trump made Twitter more prominent than ever, yet profits are elusive. Enlarge / Traders at the New York Stock Exchange beneath a monitor displaying Twitter's stock symbol in 2016. (credit: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Several yea.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 11 min. ago