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How to Send Messages That Even the NSA, CIA, and FBI Cannot Read | Inc.com

Over the past few years, there have been multiple efforts by governments to spy on users of digital communications and to force technology companies to provide access to the electronic communications of suspected criminals. While some messaging systems now offer end-to-end encryption that prevents …

Privacy

HiFiMan Unveils ‘Zero Distortion’ Planar Headphones

Reaching ever higher, HiFiMan’s new $6,000 Susvara planar-magnetic headphones use acoustically invisible “stealth magnets” to improve sound quality …

Lexar JumpDrive Tough is an ultra-rugged USB flash drive

Lexar has launched its new JumpDrive Tough, an ultra-durable version of its USB 3.1 flash drive product lineup. This model is designed to ‘withstand …

A Completely Immersive (88 Hours), Hands-On Deep Dive Into Building & Monetizing Android Apps

<b>The Complete Android Developer Course: Go From Beginner To Advanced</b><p>Learn How to Build & Develop Android Apps From Scratch<p><b>Android: From Beginner to</b> …

Vudu's mobile app rips digital copies of your Blu-rays

Walmart's Vudu streaming arm has unveiled the "first mobile offering" to convert nearly 8,000 movies on DVD and Blu-ray to digital HD files, it says. It's an expansion of the company's existing desktop conversion service, but lets you convert your physical library using the mobile Vudu app instead. …

A New Type of Li-Fi Has Reportedly Cracked 40 Gbps, 100 Times Faster Than The Best Wi-Fi

We're so ready.<p>If you're frustrated with slow wi-fi, you might be one of the many people eagerly awaiting the commercialisation of li-fi (or …

One man created an amazing update to the original Nintendo Game Boy

The original Nintendo Game Boy was the size of a hotel bible, required four AA batteries, and only played games in black and white.<p>Beautiful, isn't it?<p>But one ambitious gentleman thought he could make it even more beautiful. Behold: The updated Nintendo Game Boy, with the ability to play games from …

NVIDIA Jetson TX2 is the supercomputer that's going to build the next great idea

Artificial Intelligence and machines that can learn are how the things we use every day will be improved. Google and Android are all-in with AI …

Windows 10 Continuum but for Android: Jide aims to turn your phone into a PC

Can Jide's Remix OS on Mobile deliver the dream of one device to power all your computing needs, from mobile to desktop, and the TV?<p>Jide, the maker …

WordPress for Google Docs Lets Multiple Users Collaborate on Content in Real-Time

A new add-on for Google Docs allows multiple content creators to write, edit, and collaborate in real-time — then easily save as a blog post in …

Mercedes' ultra-luxe G-Wagon is the most expensive SUV in the world

Behold, the most expensive SUV in the world:<p>Mercedes' G650 Landaulet is priced at €630,000 (about $666,400), a Mercedes representative told Business Insider.<p>The Landaulet — an off-roader that's more limousine than SUV — is Mercedes' latest addition to its luxury Maybach line. The SUV features a …

Search Earth with AI eyes via powerful satellite image tool

Our aim is to use this data to model complex planetary systems, and this is just the first step.<p>Mark Johnson, Descartes Lab CEO

Satellites

MacTrast Deals: Nomad Ultra Rugged Charging Cables

- Mar 7, 2017<p>Nomad Ultra Rugged Charging Cables are literally built to take a bullet. They’re made of braided ballistic military-grade nylon, double …

Tech Trends

Serverless Stack

Affordable Beelink AP42 Fanless Mini PC Unveiled For $210

If you are in the market for a fanless mini PC you may be interested in the new Beelink AP42 which is now available priced at $210 or £168 (use the …

Rock Jaw Scores Again With Resonate In-Ear Monitors

Headphones fit over your head and earphones plug in your ears. It’s simple, isn’t it? Well, maybe not. Now we have a third category: In-Ear Monitors or IEMs. They work like headphones and earphones except they plug directly into your ear canal with custom eartips and they often include really …

Audiophile

ASUS TinkerBoard 4K Mini PC To Compete Against Raspberry Pi And Intel Edison

ASUS has this week launched a new mini PC in the form of the TinkerBoard which has been created to compete with the likes of the Raspberry Pi and …

No way this transcription gizmo is as good as it claims to be

(Though we’d love it if it was)<p>Transcription gadgets seem to be having a bit of a moment right now. We’ve seen a couple devices in the last few months that promise to make your life easier by seamlessly transcribing phone calls, meetings, and lectures, and then syncing the results to mobile and …

This crazy audio software can make your smartphone sound like a Hi-Fi system

If you’re like us, you probably aren’t familiar with Dirac Research. The Swedish audio company prefers to operate under the radar, partnering with …

Audiophile

94-year-old inventor of li-ion battery unveils solid-state battery breakthrough for fast-charging, 3x energy capacity, and more

John Goodenough, who is credited as the co-inventor of the li-ion battery cell, and his team at the Cockrell School of Engineering have released their findings of what is being described as a “breakthrough” for solid-state batteries.<p>We don’t really like to report on battery “breakthroughs” since …

Phone battery quick-charge breakthrough? Meizu says it's zero to full in 20 minutes

Chinese smartphone maker claims breakthrough in charge times with new Super mCharge tech.<p>Chinese smartphone maker Meizu has shown off its new Super …

Adesso AKB-636 Mechanical Keyboard Inspired By Retro Typewriters Now Available For $100

If you have been patiently waiting for the retro typewriter inspired mechanical keyboard to be launched by Adesso, which takes the form of the Adesso …

​No PC monitor? Samsung smart sunglasses double as smartphone and desktop display

Samsung doubles down on virtual reality for the upcoming Mobile World Congress as it unveils new products from its C-Lab.<p>Samsung has offered a peek …

Pioneer's Lightning earbuds let you charge while you listen

The dongle comes built in<p>Among the many complaints surrounding Apple's removal of the headphone jack from the iPhone 7, one of the loudest has been the problem of "how do I charge and listen to music at the same time if both cables go into the same port?" Apple's answer so far has been to point you …

See How This Bio-Inspired Drone Can Artificially Pollinate A Flower

They may be small, but bees and other insects play a critical role in pollination and maintaining a natural balance in our environment.<p>On February 10, 2017, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service listed the rusty-patched bumblebee as an endangered species, now found in only 13 states. Bumblebees and …

Intel’s new processor costs almost $9,000 and will make your server really fast

Intel’s latest and definitively greatest Xeon processor, the E7-8894 v4, has an MSRP of $8,898. There are other specs I can (and will) tell you about this, but really, that’s the most important one: $8,898.<p>Now, to be clear, this is a professional-grade piece of hardware that’s really only meant for …

Computer Hardware

This tiny mint box is actually a self-contained PC packing a Raspberry Pi

While a few decades back you would’ve needed an entire room to fit in a computer, technology has come such a long way you can literally pack a PC right in a tiny mint box – and this is precisely what this crafty recreational inventor has done with his Raspberry Pi.<p>Developer Matt Wagner has managed …

IBM researchers have created an “impossible” molecule that could power quantum computers

Chemists hate being beaten by physicists at their own game. At IBM Research, physicist Leo Gross and his team have done just that.<p>Gross’s team made a triangular molecule that chemists have found impossible to produce by conventional chemistry. To rub it in even more, Gross and his colleagues may go …

Chemistry

'AI brain scans' reveal what happens inside machine learning

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