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  • Elon Musk Wants to Turn the LA Underground Into a Giant Slot Car Race - Gizmodo April 28, 2017
    GizmodoElon Musk Wants to Turn the LA Underground Into a Giant Slot Car RaceGizmodoWho's the craziest ultra-rich, would-be supervillain in the whole wide world? It's Elon. Elon Musk. Advertisement. During a Friday morning TED talk, the professional technology brainstormer offered an animated glimpse at what his new tunneling project ...Elon Musk Layers on the Crazy […]
  • Windows Phone Is Dead and Surface Sales are Slipping - ExtremeTech April 28, 2017
    ExtremeTechWindows Phone Is Dead and Surface Sales are SlippingExtremeTechMicrosoft announced its quarterly results last night, and the figures were generally good, with revenue of $23.6 billion (up 6%), increased operating income, and higher earnings per share. The one ugly spot was More Personal Computing — the business ...Why is Microsoft trying to turn its Surface business […]
  • Nintendo Talks NES Classic Edition Discontinuation As Sales Surpass 2 Million - GameSpot April 28, 2017
    GameSpotNintendo Talks NES Classic Edition Discontinuation As Sales Surpass 2 MillionGameSpot"We've got a lot going on right now and we don't have unlimited resources." Last updated by Chris Pereira on April 28, 2017 at 1:05PM. 9 Comments. Leave Blank. Want the latest gaming news as it breaks? All the highlights in the world of games, […]
  • Nintendo Finally Says Goodbye To 3D - Kotaku April 28, 2017
    KotakuNintendo Finally Says Goodbye To 3DKotakuFew video game systems have had as strange a journey as Nintendo's 3DS. The spunky portable console flopped, got a massive price cut, gradually built up a spectacular library of games, and received several bizarre (and confusing) hardware models ...Here's What Nintendo Told Us About the New 2DS XLTIMEEven with Switch, […]
  • Apple proposing self-driving car testing policy changes to encourage 'public acceptance' - 9to5Mac April 28, 2017
    9to5MacApple proposing self-driving car testing policy changes to encourage 'public acceptance'9to5MacEarlier this month Apple was granted permission to publicly test a self-driving vehicle on public roads in California, and now the company has reportedly issued a letter requesting changes to autonomous car test policies. Reuters first reported that ...Apple lobbies California DMV to keep self-driving […]
  • Facebook gearing up to fight political propaganda - Washington Post April 28, 2017
    Washington PostFacebook gearing up to fight political propagandaWashington PostNEW YORK — Facebook is acknowledging that governments or other malicious non-state actors are using its social network to influence political sentiment in ways that could affect national elections. It's a long way from CEO Mark Zuckerberg's assertion ...Bots aren't spreading fake news on Facebook; humans areQuartzFacebook […]
  • New iPhone 8 leak suggests Apple won't use the design everyone hates - BGR April 28, 2017
    BGRNew iPhone 8 leak suggests Apple won't use the design everyone hatesBGRWe're still more than four months away from seeing Apple unveil its next-generation iPhone 8, but you wouldn't know it. There's already a ton of buzz surrounding Apple's upcoming new iPhones, which will reportedly include three different models this ...Early 'iPhone 8' Case Has […]
  • Alexa learns to talk like a human with whispers, pauses & emotion - TechCrunch April 28, 2017
    TechCrunchAlexa learns to talk like a human with whispers, pauses & emotionTechCrunchAmazon's Alexa is going to sound more human. The company announced this week the addition of a new set of speaking skills for the virtual assistant, which will allow her to do things like whisper, take a breath to pause for emphasis, adjust the […]
  • Facebook and Google confirmed as victims of $100M phishing scam - The Verge April 28, 2017
    The VergeFacebook and Google confirmed as victims of $100M phishing scamThe VergeLast month, the Department of Justice charged a Lithuanian man for fraud, aggravated identity theft, and money laundering after documents revealed he scammed two major tech companies for over $100 million by masquerading as a Taiwanese electronics ...Even the World's Largest Internet Companies Get Phished, […]
  • Samsung just confirmed the Galaxy Note 8 is coming this year - BGR April 27, 2017
    BGRSamsung just confirmed the Galaxy Note 8 is coming this yearBGRIn case you were wondering whether Samsung will launch a new Galaxy Note model this year, you can rest assured that it's happening. At least, Samsung just confirmed that a high-end smartphone is planned for the second half of the year, and that can ...Samsung […]