Monday, October 16, 2017

How Old-Fashioned Watchmakers Can Compete With Apple

Traditional luxury watchmakers have reacted to the incursion of the Apple Watch in different ways. Some, like Movado (mov) and TAG Heuer, have thrown in with Google's Android Wear software to...

The ‘Big One’ is coming in 2017: A total solar eclipse

The “Big One” is coming. In astronomical circles there is no greater, more spectacularly stellar event than a total solar eclipse. And at long last, we will have one in the United States...

AT&T launches cheap prepaid unlimited plan with slow data speeds

AT&T is adding an unlimited data option to its prepaid GoPhone plans — but the new option comes with some serious constraints.The plan costs $60 per month and does technically include...

Cops look for robbers targeting strippers in string of violent heists

A man and woman are targeting strippers in a string of violent, cross-state robberies in the Big Apple and Connecticut, police said.The pair last targeted a 34-year-old woman as she was...

Here’s what will make smartphones exciting again

What will it take to get you jazzed about smartphones again?The industry appears mostly stuck in neutral, as was evident at the Mobile World Congress trade show that took place in...

Twitch is getting its own desktop app

Game streaming platform Twitch is getting a desktop app very soon. The new app is actually a rebrand of an old one; last year Twitch acquired standalone gaming chat app Curse,...

Become a Music-Mixing Legend With Hasbro’s Dropmix Card Game

A new board game from Hasbro called Dropmix aims to turn you into the next music mixing sensation.Developed in collaboration with Rock Band and Dance Central creator Harmonix, Dropmix lets players...

Brie Larson on Affleck win: Not clapping ‘spoke for itself’

For Brie Larson, actions speak louder than words.Talking this week to Vanity Fair, the actress addressed her icy reaction to Casey Affleck‘s Best Actor win at last month’s Oscars, when she didn’t clap...

Engineers have reinvented synthetic aperture radar using metamaterials

Synthetic aperture radar is a remarkable imaging technique that produces high-resolution 2-D and 3-D pictures from radar reflections. Because it relies on radio or microwaves rather than visible light, it can...

The next iOS will deeply change the iPhone, and you won’t even notice

If you're the type of person who immediately updates their iPhone to the latest version of iOS every time new software drops, here's a friendly warning: Hold off a moment and...

Popular

For vaccinations, will people follow the herd or free-ride off it?

Because vaccination introduces some small degree of disease into someone’s system, it’s not safe for anyone who doesn’t have a healthy immune system. For...

Follow Us

0FansLike
898FollowersFollow