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BMW And LEGO Collaboration Results In Life-Size Hover Bike Concept

BMW And LEGO Collaboration Results In Life-Size Hover Bike Concept

Back in January, Lego Technic released a 603-piece piece of equipment for BMW's R 1200 GS Adventure, a dual-sport motorcycle that's as comfortable on dirt as it is on tarmac. After some tinkering, Lego discovered the same 603 pieces could be reconfigured into a futuristic flying motorbike, and BMW took notice. "The concept of the flying bike is not fully real". Read More

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FCC Opens Airwaves to New LTE-U Devices

Bellevue, Wash. - February 22, 2017- Building on its track-record of launching advanced technologies first , T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) today announced the Un-carrier is now deploying LTE-U technology in its LTE network, following today's FCC certification of equipment from strategic partners Ericsson and Nokia. Read More

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Google works on 'removing headsets' in mixed reality

Google works on 'removing headsets' in mixed reality

The Daydream Labs and Google Research teams have been using machine learning, 3D computer vision and what it calls "advanced rendering techniques" that effectively remove the headsets and show the wearer's expressions in mixed reality. Mixed reality is a way to convey what's happening inside and outside a virtual place in a two dimensional format. That enables the team to project what looks like an active and reactive face onto the user later, not just an emotionally blank, unchanging ... Read More

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March's Games with Gold lineup includes Borderlands 2 and more

March's Games with Gold lineup includes Borderlands 2 and more

The lineup of free games for Xbox Live Gold subscribers has been revealed by Microsoft. Evolve isn't worth paying money to play, but getting everything for free is definitely a more attractive prospect. Heavy Weapon will also be free from March 16-31. I don't know how the 360 version of Borderlands 2 fares against the PS3 version, but that port was a total pile of garbage. Read More

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Many Fed Officials See Rate Hike 'Fairly Soon,' Minutes Show

Many Fed Officials See Rate Hike 'Fairly Soon,' Minutes Show

The Dow Jones industrial average ended up 0.1 percent at 20,624.05. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news. The benchmark index has climbed more than 10 per cent since Mr. Against the yen, the dollar was up 0.5 percent JPY= at 113.64 yen, putting it on track for its biggest one-day gain against the Japanese currency in 12 days. Read More

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Yahoo and Verizon amend agreement cutting deal price by US$350 million

Under the revised terms of the deal, Yahoo would have to pay any fine it could be issued by the SEC and would be responsible for any other liabilities stemming from "shareholder lawsuits". We look forward to moving ahead expeditiously so that we can quickly welcome Yahoo's tremendous talent and assets into our expanding portfolio in the digital advertising space.", Walden said. Read More

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Become a homeowner in The Elder Scrolls Online with today's free update

Today, Bethesda released the first in-game look at the legendary island of Vvardenfell, reimagined within the world of The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind , via a new gameplay trailer. Set roughly 700 years before the events of The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind , The Elder Scrolls Online's new chapter takes you to familiar locations as you attempt to solve the mystery of Vivec's unusual illness and to restore his strength. Read More

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Instagram Just Added a Feature You'll Either Love Or Hate

Instagram Just Added a Feature You'll Either Love Or Hate

You can now post up to 10 photos or videos at once on Instagram , the Facebook-owned app announced on Wednesday. Above: Uploading multiple images to share in an Instagram post. I often try to pick the single best photo from an event to share. From there, you select the photos and videos you want to include. On a profile grid, you'll notice the first photo or video of a post has a little icon, which means there's more to see. Read More

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Caught on cam: The moment Kim Jong-nam was attacked

Caught on cam: The moment Kim Jong-nam was attacked

A 1981 photo of late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il seated next to his first son Kim Jong-nam. "There's been no second autopsy performed on the deceased person", since the first one on February 17, two days after Kim was apparently assassinated with a toxic liquid at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Read More

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Verizon 5G Tests Will Be Conducted In 11 Cities

Verizon 5G Tests Will Be Conducted In 11 Cities

Those 11 markets are Ann Arbor, Mich.; Atlanta, Ga.; Bernardsville, NJ; Brockton, Mass.; Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colo.; Houston, Texas; Miami, Fla.; Sacramento, Calif.; Seattle, Wash.; and Washington, D.C. The company has been testing 5G in labs and plans to trial the technology in the field before the end of the year, in partnership with Qualcomm and Ericsson. Read More

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AMD Unveils Ryzen 7 CPU Line With The 1800X, 1700X, And 1700

AMD Unveils Ryzen 7 CPU Line With The 1800X, 1700X, And 1700

In the video above Lisa Su talks AMD Ryzen 7 1700 (329 USD) Versus Core i7 7700 (350 USD) in Handbrake. AMD is not just talking about instruction per clock, though. This is an interesting test as the encoding in this case ends up being done on the CPU, which results in some dropped frames on the Intel rig. All the AMD chips sport eight dual-threaded cores . Read More

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Trackers & Evolution items explained; Gen 2 patch removes beta trading features

Trackers & Evolution items explained; Gen 2 patch removes beta trading features

Trading-related features will again come back, but it will be vastly different from the beta. This might be one of the reasons for why the trading feature is now non-existent in the updated game. Despite the various cease-and-desist letters to various trackers, there are still a few functioning good ones. However, players are having a hard time understanding how this works and what items they need to evolve certain times to generation 1 Pokemon to generation 2. Read More

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New generation Hyundai i30 Tourer: elegance meets versatility

New generation Hyundai i30 Tourer: elegance meets versatility

If, when choosing a auto, your priorities are safety, practicality and value for money, you may want to keep an eye out for the new Hyundai i30 Wagon estate when it hits showrooms this summer. A wireless charging system for smartphones with the Qi standard is available as well and a 5-inch capacitive LCD touchscreen with an integrated dynamic rear-view camera, Bluetooth connectivity and My Music functionality is also on offer. Read More

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ING and Macquarie Now Support Apple Pay in Australia

ING and Macquarie Now Support Apple Pay in Australia

ING customers in Australia wanted it. ING in Australia has provided it. ING and Macquarie join about a dozen banks, credit unions and US card brands in supporting Apple Pay in Australia, Apple has announced. You can now add your cards to Apple Pay. The app is compatible in-store with the iPhone SE, 6, 6s, 6 Plus, 6s Plus, 7 and 7 Plus. It's Apple Pay, Apple's NFC payment system that lets users' make purchases using an iOS device. Read More

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A new LG G6 teaser reveals water proof capabilities

A new LG G6 teaser reveals water proof capabilities

This time it comes in the form of videos teasing water and dust proofing. Just relax and enjoy LG G6 " and "Stay apart from the particles. So if it does come with an IP68 certification level of protection the LG G6 will able to withstand dust, dirt and sand without needing additional cover and protectors. Read More

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Google testing Voice over LTE support for Project Fi

In case you are unaware of it, Project Fi is a mobile virtual network service that has been formed thanks to Google's collaboration with network partners like T-Mobile, Sprint and U.S. The news comes from a post on the Project Fi product forums. If you have seen the feature on your Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X or Nexus 6, let us know your experience in the comments section below. Read More

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JNU's Umar Khalid Was To Speak At Delhi College. Then Protests Started

The police came to know when the college alerted them about the plans for the protest. "Ramjas college can not see the likes of Umar Khalid talking here". And according to the Delhi Police, organisers will be held responsible for any violence by ABVP. Wow! Past year on February 9, Umar Khalid along with few other JNU students had organised an event to protest against the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru at the Jawaharlal Nehru University. Read More

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New AMD Ryzen Benchmarks Leaked For 1700X, 1600X And 1300 Processors

For the record, the Ryzen 5 1600X is the quickest six-core chip in the new AMD Ryzen CPU arrangement. The Ryzen 5 1600X is slated at the price tag of just $259, while Intel's Core i7-6850K retails for a big price of $610. In the graph at the top of the page, this is able to topple even a Core i7-7700K, which I'd overclocked to 5GHz and this is a more expensive CPU too. Read More

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Snapchat Spectacles Now Available Online For $130

You will also be able to order extra accessories such as the Charging Cable and Charging Case for the Snapchat Spectacles. In addition to this, the acquisition of Snap Inc glasses will continue to be available through vending machines, which have now taken a small vacation to come back with more force. Read More

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Huawei tops China's smartphone shipments in Q4 2016

Huawei tops China's smartphone shipments in Q4 2016

Apple has fallen to fifth place in China's booming smartphone market, where combined sales reached 131.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016, accounting for almost a third of worldwide shipments. Another noteworthy trend in the Chinese smartphone industry that was observable over the course of 2016 was the increased focus phone manufacturers started placing on their flagship products. Read More

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Foxconn Shares Riding High on Strong iPhone 8 Expectations

Foxconn Shares Riding High on Strong iPhone 8 Expectations

He spearheaded the acquisition of Sharp Corp., transforming the ailing Japanese giant into a company that's tripled in value and is now jointly investing billions. The U.S. company this month reported stronger-than-expected iPhone sales during the key holiday quarter. This month, analysts at Citigroup Inc., Nomura Holdings Inc. Read More

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Heart attack ruled out Kim Jong-nam's death

Heart attack ruled out Kim Jong-nam's death

The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media. The demands come off the back of unsuccessful efforts to gain access from Malaysian authorities, who are insisting on withholding information until the investigation concludes. Read More

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Urgent Uber investigation after sexual harassment claims

Urgent Uber investigation after sexual harassment claims

On her first official day with the ride-sharing app, Rigetti says her boss propositioned her in a string of messages on the company chat. "It was clear he was trying to get me to have sex with him, and it was so clearly out of line that I immediately took screenshots of these chat messages and reported him to HR", Riggetti wrote. Read More

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Civilization 6 is expanding to Australia

Civilization 6 is expanding to Australia

A new civilization will join the fray in an upcoming premium downloadable content (DLC) pack for Civilization VI . Various other structures such as campuses, holy sites, theater squares, and commercial hubs, get extra yields when built on squares with the "Charming" or "Breathtaking" appeals. Read More

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