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HoloLens adds mixed reality to a Japanese national treasure

One of the best ways to give centuries-old artifacts a modern touch is mixed reality. The technology allows you to add interesting elements to any object without actually touching or altering it in any way. Microsoft, for instance, has helped Tokyo-based mixed reality lab hakuhodo-VRAR turn a …

Google Doodle gets cute for Valentine's Day with avian Olympians

Get ready for some Olympics-inspired animal romance when you type in your next search term.<p>Wednesday's Google Doodle is an animated short that tells the tale of two figure-skating birds in love. Running 25 seconds, it follows the Grebes as they twirl in the water, ascend into the sky to trace a …

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FACT CHECK: Did Spirit Airlines Tell a Customer to Flush Her Hamster Down the Toilet?

CLAIM<p>A Spirit Airlines employee advised a young woman to flushing her emotional support hamster down the toilet in order to board a …

FACT CHECK: Did United Airlines Deny a Passenger's Request to Fly with an Emotional Support Peacock?

CLAIM<p>A woman seeking to bring her peacock along on a flight as an emotional support animal was denied permission to do so by United …

Best Apps for Book enthusiasts

The way that we read is changing most people no longer rely on their local library or book club to stay up-to-date with the latest bestsellers. …

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Snapchat takes Bitmoji deluxe with hundreds of new customization options

Including more skin tones, hairstyles, and eye and hair colors<p>Snapchat just announced a new feature called Bitmoji Deluxe, adding hundreds more options to customize your avatar, including new skin tones, hairstyles, eye and hair colors, facial features, and accessories.<p>On Bitmoji Deluxe, you can …

FACT CHECK: Will There Be A “Super Blue Blood Moon” This Week?

CLAIM<p>A rare confluence of celestial events will bring what NASA terms a “super blue blood moon” to the skies on 31 January 2018.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>On 31 …

Craft and tech mingle at French couture house Fournie

PARIS (Reuters) - At his Paris workshop, haute couturier Julien Fournie is surveying the final tucks and tweaks to his outfits as models try on his hand-stitched silk gowns, bringing to life creations he first sketched on a tablet.<p>Fournie is one of few designers trying to propel fashion into the …

Netflix releases ‘documentary’ that explores the lore of ‘Bright’

<i>Bright</i> is the Netflix big-budget movie release that many Will Smith fans have been waiting for. The movie has been slammed by critics, while Netflix …

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Design on Flipboard

backReturn to “10 Modern Homes That Seamlessly Blend Indoor and Outdoors Spaces”<p>Design Milk Digest<p>Fresh design delivered right to your …

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The AudioKit Synth One is a pro-level iPad synth that’s completely free<p>No ads, no in-app payments<p>AudioKit Synth One, a free and open-source iPad …

Why I’m still so optimistic about VR/XR/AR: Wolves in the Walls shows why

“Wolves in the Walls“, which I got an early look at, changed my life and changed my expectations of what entertainment will look like over next …

'Star Wars' porg is available on Snapchat as your adorable AR friend

And you thought the dancing hot dog was the best thing ever.<p>Meet your new best friend on Snapchat: Porg.<p>It's creepy. It's adorable. It's an ad for</i> …

Firewatch creators reveal new game In the Valley of Gods

The creators of Firewatch released a trailer for their new title, In the Valley of Gods, at the 2017 Game Awards.<p>The game is a single-player first-person adventure set in 1920s Egypt, in which players take on the role of Rashida, a former explorer and filmmaker.<p>"Somewhere, beyond the endless miles …

Protests across Palestinian areas, Mideast after Trump move

JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli forces in east Jerusalem and the West Bank, demonstrators in the Gaza Strip burned U.S. flags and pictures of President Donald Trump, and a top Palestinian official said Vice President Mike Pence would not be welcome in the …

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How bug-delivering drones are helping defeat deadly diseases

It’s all about getting sterile mosquitoes to areas affected by Zika, malaria, and more.<p>Humans have been trying to conquer malaria, Zika, dengue, and other mosquito-borne diseases for centuries. But with malaria alone still claiming more than 1 million lives every year, it’s clear we have a long …

Optimization for Deep Learning Highlights in 2017

Table of contents:• Improving Adam• Decoupling weight decay<br>• Fixing the exponential moving average<br>• Tuning the learning rate<br>• Warm restarts• SGD with …

Comcast’s xFi Advanced Gateway modem is now available nationwide

It's no secret that modems provided by your ISP can leave a lot to be desired. While we generally recommend you use your own hardware when it comes to your internet connection, plenty of people just go with the standard default modem and router. Comcast is making that process just a little bit …

Girl Scouts launches computer science program to encourage STEM careers

Back in 2012, the Girl Scouts Research Institute conducted a survey, called the <i>Generation STEM</i> report, in which they discovered that 74 percent of teen girls are interested in STEM. However, that fades through middle and high school, in large part because their exposure to STEM isn't in a way that …

Sonos and Ikea unite on an overdue 'music and sound' partnership

Coming to stores in 2019<p>Details are scant, but today Sonos and Ikea are announcing a partnership meant to bring "music and sound" into all aspects of the home. Ikea calls the collaboration a third step for its Ikea Home Smart initiative. Step one was the integration of Qi wireless charging into its …

10 of the most mysterious codes and ciphers in history

Whether your sending messages from behind enemy lines or hiding codes in cat memes, ciphers have been used to deliver secret messages for centuries – …

From Transformers to Real-Life Robots: Harald Belker on the Evolution of Design

Thirty years ago, German-born Harald Belker never imagined he would get the chance to work in the US. Today, we chatted to him from his home in …

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: General Hux Actor Teases An Inevitable Confrontation

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> arrives in only two more weeks, and we’ve already got an advent calendar we snapped in half to count down to the occasion (<i>screw you, rest of December</i>). We’ve already seen indications in the second trailer that Supreme Leader Snoke will continue to manipulate force …

‘Star Wars’ Coulda Beens: 10 Celebs Who Almost Acted in ‘The Force Awakens’

(via Disney)<p>A long time ago (circa 2013) in a galaxy far, far away (Hollywood), writer/director/producer J.J. Abrams scoured Earth to find the …

Star Wars: Snowtroopers Arrive in New Last Jedi Image

After appearing in an overhead shot alongside Kylo Ren in last month’s first trailer, we now have our best look yet at the First Order’s formidable …