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Snapchat showcasing Tribeca short snap festival winners in new Discover channel

The Tribeca Film Festival in New York City teamed up with Snapchat this year on a competition to find “the best Snapchat Stories across the U.S.” Ten winners were chosen, and the work from those creators will be featured in a special Discovery channel within Snapchat, starting today.<p>In an effort to …

MIT creates a control algorithm for drone swarms

Swarms of drones flying in terrifyingly perfect formation could be one step closer, thanks to a control algorithm being developed at MIT.<p>The complexities involved in controlling teams of moving robots so they don’t crash into each other, or indeed wipe out other objects/entities that cross their …

Robotics

Amazon's Alexa can now add events to Google Calendar

This should be useful: after an update yesterday, Amazon's Alexa can now be used to add events to Google Calendar by voice. You can either prompt Alexa by saying, "Add an event to my calendar," or you can be a bit more natural and specific, saying something like, "Add family brunch to my calendar …

Smart Homes

Highway Regulators Fight Texting and Driving by Calling Out Culprits on Twitter

In what is pretty definitively the best government use of social media of all time, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is pushing …

Decline in iPhone Shipments Could Make Apple Worst-Performing Top Five Smartphone Brand of 2016

Apple's global iPhone shipments will fall short of analysts' consensus estimates of 210 to 230 million units in the 2016 fiscal year, according to a new research note issued by respected KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a worst case scenario, iPhone shipments in 2016 are expected to reach …

Mobile Technology