Sean Lightell

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360-degree camera makers are focusing on the consumer market

Jim Malcolm pulls up a video on his smartphone he recently shot at Disneyland.<p>At first, it looks like a typical family vacation video: We see a ride from Jim's point of view as a carriage whooshes into tunnels and back out again.<p>With a swipe of his finger, the camera spins around and we see Jim's …

Virtual Reality

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 …

Autonomous Cars

Everything You Need To Know About Kanye West's Yeezy Season 2 Show

One Kardashian-Jenner sister didn't get a front row seat.<p><b>Update, 9/16:</b> Kanye West's last-minute New York Fashion Week Show for Yeezy Season 2 is slated to take place today at 12:00 PM. Stay tuned for all the latest news here.<p><b>1:00 PM</b> After crying in the front row last season, this time North West …

The Superresolution Trick – How to Quadruple the Resolution of Your Camera

Have you ever dreamed of shooting with a megapixel monster camera and get images upwards of 50 Megapixel? Of course, these cameras are really …

Tutorials

Latest Samsung TV ad takes another swing at the iPhone

Poor Apple and its latest iPhone, the two have been on the receiving end of a few jibes from its Android rivals since its launch announcement this week and Samsung is looking to hammer its major rival once again with its latest TV advertisement.<p>Much like Sony the other day, Samsung seems to be …

Wireless Charging

Bretagne, The Last Living 9/11 Service Dog, Gets A 16th Birthday Celebration

Get ready to feel reeeeeally sentimental, especially if you love dogs. This Friday marks 14 years since the 9/11 attacks, where so many people were killed and so many first responders put their own lives at risk in order to save others. Some of those responders were not human, but canine — over 300 …

Sales of Lamborghinis race to new record

Luxury carmaker says it will beat last year’s record sales of 2,530 cars, thanks to the popularity of its £202,000 Huracan model<p>Sales of Lamborghini supercars are heading for a new record this year, with wealthy buyers around the world splashing out for its latest model, the Huracan.<p>Retailing at …

Skylanders, Guitar Hero and Geometry Wars coming to Apple TV

In a blog entry posted shortly after today's event, Activision announced its slate of games headed to Apple TV. Among them are <i>Skylanders SuperChargers</i>, <i>Guitar Hero Live</i> and <i>Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Evolved</i> writes communications manager Scott Lowe.<p>"We're continuing to offer new ways to play …

Apple's new 3D Touch: Everything you need to know

What’s the difference between 3D Touch and Force Touch? The former is simply an evolution of the latter, and a more refined name for the technology.<p>As a new touch-based functionality on the iPhone, 3D Touch works on the home screen to give you shortcuts to the functions you access most.<p>This system, …

Why is Russia sending bombers close to U.S. airspace?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two Russian bombers intercepted by U.S. fighter jets off the California coast on July Fourth could be seen as having raised a metaphorical middle finger to the United States.<p>"Good morning, American pilots. We are here to greet you on your Fourth of July Independence Day," they said, …

Military