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Self-driving cars: from 2020 you will become a permanent backseat driver

Driverless cars will revolutionise motoring, claim the manufacturers. But is the greatest danger that they will be too safe?<p>In the BMW museum at the company’s solidly futuristic headquarters, next to the old Olympic stadium site in Munich, you can view a century of evolving mechanical desire. BMW …

San Francisco Bay Area

Google Mulling Plan To Sell Self-Driving Cars, Offers Brief History Of Project

A Google executive on Thursday offered a brief history of the company’s autonomous vehicle project and indicated that it is mulling the possibility of selling cars in the future.<p>Speaking on Thursday at the California Public Utilities Commission, Sarah Hunter, Head of Public Policy at the Google …

Autonomous Vehicle

Apple may have spent $3 billion just to hire Jimmy Iovine

Bloomberg is reporting that an anonymous source with knowledge of the deal says the Beats deal was just about one man: Jimmy Iovine.<p>Iovine is a veteran record producer who has worked with some of the biggest names in music, including John Lennon, Stevie Nicks, Bruce Springsteen, and U2.<p>But Iovine …

How the new Apple TV compares to the competition

Seeing as you’re reading this on the Internet, you likely already know about Apple’s new tvOS-powered Apple TV.<p>It’s too early to do a full-on review of this product, since only a handful of developers have spent a good amount of time with the hardware. But that won’t stop us from comparing the …

Smart TV

WhatsApp Hack Attack Puts 200,000 at Risk

Up to 200,000 users of WhatsApp's web-based service may have been hit in a cyberattack that let hackers compromise personal data using just their phone number.<p>WhatsApp Web is a service that allows people to access the messaging service via a browser on a smartphone or computer, rather than the …

Personal Data

First Look: What's inside matters in new iPhones

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Don't let looks deceive you.The new iPhones look the same as last year's models on the outside. But changes on the inside …

IPad Pro

Nintendo takes Pokémon into mobile gaming in partnership with Google Niantic

Now you gotta catch ’em all in the real world.<p>Nintendo is finally entering the mobile-gaming market with the launch of a new Pokémon game in partnership with Google’s Niantic Labs location-based gaming division.<p>Nintendo said previously that it is creating five games for mobile in a variety of …

Pokémon

Roger Federer beats Richard Gasquet to make semifinals at U.S. Open

NEW YORK – It's an all-Swiss affair on the bottom half of the draw in the semifinals of the U.S. Open.<p>Wednesday night both Roger Federer and compatriot Stan Wawrinka were victorious in respective quarterfinal battles, the two setting up a showdown for a spot in the New York final.<p>Here's what went …

Tennis

Apple iPad Mini 4 Announced At Apple Event

As well as announcing the new iPad Pro, Apple also introduced a new iPad Mini at their press event yesterday, the iPad Mini 4.<p>The iPad Mini 4 comes …

Mobile Devices Will Either Have 3D Sensors Or Suffer Flat Sales

When Apple’s “Shot on iPhone 6” ad campaign covered billboards and posters in 24 cities around the world, it proved two things: The quality of mobile camera technology is astronomical, and mobile device manufacturers <i>badly</i> want you to know about it.<p>Moves like these are smart in a world where 1.8 …

Augmented Reality

Alienware will give recent laptop buyers a free upgrade

It's tough to buy a laptop when new processors are imminent -- you can't help but feel that the system you just bought will be rendered obsolete weeks later. That might not be a problem if you snagged one of Alienware's latest laptops, though. The Dell-owned PC maker is promising free upgrades if …

Computer Hardware

iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus launched with Apple's new '3D Touch' feature

New generation of iPhones include advanced touchscreen, an improved camera and a new rose gold colour<p>Apple has revealed a new generation of iPhones, featuring pressure-sensitive 3D Touch technology and a new rose gold colour, at an event in San Francisco.<p>Chief executive Tim Cook unveiled the iPhone …

9 Topics for…Apple iOS 9

Apple will announce its latest operating system on Wednesday at an event in San Francisco. The latest unveiling from the tech giant is expected to include new iPhones, new iPads, revamped Apple TV, new bands for the Apple Watch and the Apple News app, among other changes and enhancements. The Apple …

iOS

Apple’s ‘Hey Siri’ Event Roundup: Upgraded iPhone 6s, Bigger iPad Pro, Revamped Apple TV + Apple Watch updates

Apple’s Wednesday, September 9th event is shaping up to be one of the largest in the company’s history. The Cupertino-based company is planning to unveil several major new products on stage, including a pair of new iPhones with revamped internals, a sequel to the Apple TV, a larger version of the …

Smart TV

Here's another new camera feature to expect from the iPhone 6S, according to the most accurate Apple analyst

The iPhone 6S will reportedly come with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, which means selfies and any other photos you capture with the iPhone's front camera are about to get a whole lot better.<p>The news comes from KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo, which blog 9to5Mac first picked up. Kuo has an …

China is buying about one-fifth of the world’s Apple Watches

Demand from China has helped drive the massive success of the iPhones 6, but will it do the same for the Apple Watch? The early numbers look a bit muted, though still promising.<p>Since the device’s release in May, research firm RedTech Advisors/TalkingData estimates that over 1 million of the watches …

Apple Watch

Watch a drone flyby of Apple's gigantic spaceship campus

When 2.8 million square feet just isn't enough<p>Apple's new donut-shaped campus will house 13,000 employees scattered about a mind-boggling 2.8 million square feet, a nearly 230 percent bump over the company's current HQ at 1 Infinite Loop. And that doesn't include the 1,000-seat auditorium, nor the …

Google launches YouTube Gaming to challenge Amazon-owned Twitch

Service aims to help Google-owned video streaming company compete for live gaming audience after it failed to buy market leader<p>YouTube has launched a dedicated service for gamers, YouTube Gaming, in an attempt to compete with Twitch, the live streaming company it tried to buy last year.<p>The move …

Televisions

Google Calendar gets more productive with new features

Google has just issued an update to the official iOS app of its Calendar service that adds a handful of noteworthy features.<p>First off, Google …

Apps

Google Search on iOS picks up a new feature from Android

Google has included contextual search results (links to content from installed apps, not just web pages) for Android users since 2013. Today, iOS users will be able finally be able to do the same. Following up on its reveal during the I/O event last week, Google explained on the <i>Inside Search</i> blog …

Google will begin to publicly report driverless car accidents

Google will now publicly report all accidents its self-driving cars are involved in from here on out, on a new website that’s now available to the public. Not only will the new website detail all accidents on a per month basis, it will also include an open forum for community feedback as well as …

Autonomous Cars

AT&T teases imminent Galaxy S6 Active release

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active has been leaked enough times for us to know it’s certainly happening but we still don’t actually known the handset will launch. If AT&T’s tweet is anything to go by however, we should see the rugged version of the Galaxy S6 launched any day now.<p>AT&T’s teaser has …

Phones

Amzer SlimGrip Hybrid Case for Nexus 6

Other Nexus 6 accessories by Amzer<p>List Price:<p>$14.95<p>Price:<p>$7.95<p>You Save:<p>$7.00 (47% Off)<p>Product Description<p>Clearly this is the case you've been …

Customizing Android: How to change notification sounds, ringtones, and set custom ringtones

Android is an exciting platform, allowing you to tailor every little bit of your device to your personality. Whether it be through custom ROMs, icon …

Deal: Galaxy S6 is now just £485 in the UK

While many people probably buy Android smartphones on contract, some people prefer to buy their handset outright and if you’ve been waiting for a deal on the Galaxy S6 in the UK, you’re in luck; Amazon UK have dropped the price of the Galaxy S6 32GB to under £485 presumably for a limited amount of …

Phones

AT&T teases the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy S6 active

AT&T has posted a teaser that points to the imminent arrival of the Samsung Galaxy S6 active. Calling it "the only thing missing from your workout," …

Phones

First wave of HTC Vive Developer Editions start shipping out

The first wave of the Developer Editions of the HTC Vive virtual reality headset has started shipping out to select developers. Created in a …

AT&T looks ready to announce Galaxy S6 Active soon

Samsung has already confirmed the existence of the Galaxy S6 Active, but neither it nor AT&T have given the phone an official introduction. However, …

How to edit the homescreens on the LG G4

This is the LG G4. There are many like it, but this one is mine. I must master my phone as I master my life... and while your homescreen may not be …

Connect Tiny Devices To The Internet With Spark's Electron

For $3 a month, you can get a whole megabyte of data!<p>Tiny computers like Arduino and Raspberry Pi have helped jumpstart the Internet of Things by making it easy to bring connectivity to virtually anything. But while short-range networking via Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth is readily accessible, …

Arduino