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Anki’s new home robot is like Alexa with wheels, eyes, and a personality

Sure, home robots such as the Roomba vacuum cleaner are pretty useful, but it’s still a long way from the characterful, interactive droids we were …

Robotics

Google Pixelbook review

With everything that it can do these days, we wouldn’t be surprised if there was renewed interest in the Google Pixelbook. A true hybrid in every …

Intel Corporation

It's now easier to change Google Assistant's voice

Now that Google Assistant has a slew of voices to choose from, shouldn't you have an easy interface for picking one of those voices? You do now. Google is rolling out an update that gives US users a new, simple interface for changing Assistant's voice. It's very colorful, to put it mildly: you just …

Learn Python with Visual Studio

In the Stack Overflow Developer Survey for 2018, Python sits comfortably in the first place as the most wanted programming language, with JavaScript …

An Intense Animation That Imagines What Might Have Happened During the Last 48 Hours of Pompeii

In 2009, the Australian digital animation studio Zero One created “A Day in Pompeii“, an incredibly intense visualization that recreated what may …

Put these motion sensing LED lights everywhere w/ a 3-pack for $16 Prime shipped

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Greenhouses

Death planet Nibiru 'will appear on April 23 signalling the end of the world,' claim conspiracy theorists

Conspiracy theorists have sparked fresh fears the world will end as early as THIS MONTH.<p>It is feared the sun, moon, and planet Jupiter will align in …

Paranormal

10 New Netflix Shows You Should Be Watching

Image: Netflix<p>We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it's difficult to filter through it all. How many times do …

TV

3 Simple, Free Apps for Accessing Your Home Computer From Anywhere

You’re at work, or on the other side of the world, or both, and you need something from your computer at home—in years gone by, you would need an IT …

Linux

Light, smart on/off-road teardrop trailer is as cute as a Bean

A compact camping trailer with the timeless teardrop shape and smart features for a new generation of camping enthusiast, the Bean Trailer is a …

Off-roading

Xbox One: Big News About Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility And A "Surprise" Coming Soon

Microsoft is preparing to make some kind of announcement about Original Xbox backwards compatibility support on Xbox One, it seems. In a blog post today, Microsoft said it has a "big update" to share regarding this. The announcement will be made during the next episode of Inside Xbox, which …

Backward Compatibility

7 clever ways to use that USB drive again

Thumb drives used to be so cool. They came in every shape and material, from little plastic rectangles to rubber wristbands, novelty animals, and pens sporting a built-in USB-drive. We used to marvel at the data they contained, easily dragged and dropped into a special icon. They were simple and …

10 Terminal commands for power users

Apple's Terminal offers a lot of functionality compared to the macOS GUI. Power users and anyone else who wants to work smarter will benefit from …

The Most Terrifying Line in the 'Avengers' Trailer

Why does Thanos want to kill half of the universe?<p>The new trailer for <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> lays out Thanos’ ambitions pretty clearly: He wants to …

What is USB OTG? Here’s how to use USB drives and more on your Galaxy S9

So you’ve bought a brand new shiny Galaxy S9. You’ve just finished setting it up, using Samsung’s Smart Switch to transfer all the data from your old …

US air force jets ‘battle mystery UFO in dogfight' over skies above Area 51 military base

This is the mysterious moment two US air force jets are seen "dogfighting" with an unknown craft in an area where there are believed to be UFOs.<p>The …

SpaceX's biggest rival has a 'genius' plan to cut its rocket-launch costs by more than 70%

SpaceX turned heads around the world on February 6 with the first launch of Falcon Heavy.<p>The 230-foot-tall rocket's three boosters helped push Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster into space, peeled off after running low on fuel, and then careened toward Earth.<p>Two of the 16-story boosters rocketed to a safe …

Space Travel

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While I accutane constipation never had acne as a teenager, I got it bad in my early twenties. It started off small but do doctors still prescribe …

Pharma

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7 books that taught me how to code

As you might read in my recent post - coding without Google - I've started learning to program mostly from books. In the beginning, I read them from …

9 fun drones you can control with your smartphone

<i>This post was originally published on our sister site DroneRush.com</i><p>Traditional RC toys rely on dedicated controllers to operate, but modern technology put an extremely capable smart device in your pocket and many manufacturers look to use it for their new toys. I’m being vague, I refer to …

Drones

eGFX External GPU Transforms Your Laptop Into A High-End Gaming PC

Gamers that would like to transform their ordinary laptop into a high-end mobile gaming PC may be interested in a new external GPU which has been …

Now a New Mini Commodore 64 Is Coming

The best selling computer of all time is going to sell a little more.<p>With vintage gaming in full force, even lesser-known systems are getting their days in the sun. The Commodore 64 is being rebooted as the C64 Mini, ready to be plugged into your TV's HDMI port in early 2018.<p>While it doesn't hold …

Here's how you can learn to play guitar without taking expensive lessons

All those hours of Guitar Hero never turned you into the next Jimi Hendrix or Les Paul — but the FRETX? It just might.<p>Learn how to play guitar the …

T-Mobile’s unlimited data family plans now include free Netflix

If you’ve got an unlimited data family plan at T-Mobile, you’ll soon be getting free Netflix to go along with it. The new “Netflix on Us” perk is T-Mobile’s latest attempt to differentiate its service from that of larger rivals Verizon Wireless and AT&T. There’s not much fine print here; as long as …

Hands-On with DJI's Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter Drone!

Run Android Apps on Your Windows PC - ExtremeTech

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Things You Totally Missed In Nintendo Switch Trailer

You don’t usually expect a console’s unveiling to be as jam-packed with secrets, ‘blink-and-you’ll-miss-it’ references and easter eggs as a game …

This is the best hypothetical Nintendo Switch concept

What if there were custom controllers?<p>Enough was known about what the NX — now known as the Nintendo Switch — would be to let fans and would-be console designers think about where Nintendo would or could take its upcoming console / handheld hybrid. And it’s honestly surprising how close some of the …

Microsoft Surface gains at Apple iPad's expense

Things are looking up for Microsoft's Surface.<p>The Redmond, Washington-based tech giant reported that sales of its tablets surged 38 percent in the first quarter compared with the same period a year ago. The company credited strong sales of its Surface Book and the Surface Pro 4 with generating $926 …