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Magic Leap Announces Its Augmented Reality Developer Platform

Magic Leap wants game makers, filmmakers, and other creators to build augmented reality experiences on its platform, and today on stage at MIT Technology Review’s EmTech Digital conference, it announced how that will happen. Magic Leap is launching a development platform. It’s just opened a …

20 Jokes That Only Intellectuals Will Understand

Minecraft's YouTube Videos Are Watched More Than Any Other Game On The Video Sharing Website; Check Out The Games Minecraft Beat Out For The No. 1 Spot!

Minecraft fans rejoice! The fan-favorite virtual brick-building video game is now the most watched game in YouTube's history.<p>The popular sandbox …

Minecraft

The Church Of George Church

From reviving extinct species to hunting for dark matter, can a single scientist transform biology--and our lives?<p>A few years ago, George Church was peer-reviewing a paper for the journal <i>Science</i> when he got an idea. The paper’s authors had encoded their names and a string of famous quotes into a …

Genetics

35 Queens of Country

Enjoying this station? A fellow slacker worked hard to create it. Have you created a custom station to call your own yet?<p>My Station Ratings<p>The more …

InterAct

Meet Poké, the Hawaiian Raw Fish Dish Having Its Moment in the Sun

Poké, a dish ubiquitous on the Hawaiian islands, has made its way onto mainland menus all across the country. Here's what you need to know about the raw fish dish and where it's served.<p>Poké is near ubiquitous in Hawaii, served everywhere from run-of-the-mill grocery stores to gas stations, surf …

Santa Monica

The Handmade Gear Driven iPhone Docking Station

The <b>handmade docking station</b> is driven by a subtly designed gear. In addition to a decent holder for your iPhone, it also offers an extra compartment …

Vivint Launches A New Home Automation System Complete With A Tiny Doorbell Camera

Home security and automation starts and ends with the front door. It needs to keep the bad guys out yet let the good guys in without hassle. Either a system gets it right or it doesn’t, and, until now, I had yet to see a system that’s truly impressive. Meet the Vivint Sky Smart Home — a home …

The Internet Of (Some) Things

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Bill Briggs is the CTO of Deloitte Consulting.</i><p>In 2015, a modern-day gold rush has taken the technology sector by storm. A recent study discovered that 75 percent of executives surveyed said that Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives are currently underway within their organizations. …

Internet of Things

Viber brings text, voice and video chat to Chrome OS

After adding video calling to its mobile apps late last year, Viber has come to Chrome OS.<p>Viber for Chrome OS makes text, voice and video chats available to Chromebook and Chromebox users. Voice and video calls between Viber users are free, while calls to landline numbers have a fee.<p>In addition to …

Apps

Roku Update Brings Search And More In The UK

Roku has released a software update for their streaming devices in the UK and the Roku update brings some new features to the companies range of …

Smart TV

New Intel Samsung Tablet With 4GB Of RAM Appears In Benchmarks

A new Samsung Tablet has turned up in Geekbench and the device appears to be powered by an Intel processor and comes with 4GB of RAM.<p>The Samsung …

Anker Unveils New USB-C Hub, Batteries And Cables

Those lucky enough to own one of the latest MacBook systems launched by Apple earlier this year, might be interested in a new range of USB-C …

Unique Sprite Drone Lets You Leave Your Remote Control At Home (video)

A new style of drone has been created by Ascent AeroSystems in the form of the Sprite Drone that offers a very different kind of unmanned aerial …

BRETT Robot Learns By Trial And Error (video)

A new robot with learning algorithms has been unveiled this week called BRETT or Berkeley Robot for the Elimination of Tedious Tasks, and as the name …

Logitech Harmony Software Update Enables Home Control On All Hub-Based Harmony Remotes

Logitech has announce the creation of a new free Logitech Harmony software upgrade that will be made available worldwide before the end of the month. …

You Can Gold Plate Your Apple Watch For $100 (Video)

The gold Apple Watch Edition costs between $10,000 and $17,000 and since the device was launched we have seen a number of companies offering a gold …

Smartwatches

Instagram spams users with 'highlights' from their friends' feeds

Instagram has reportedly started sending email digests, known as “highlights”, to its users<p>Instagram has started sending unsolicited emails to users with a selection of posts from their friends' news feeds, in an attempt to re-engage people who have drifted away from the social network.<p>Like …

Instagram starts sending out new ‘Highlights’ emails

Following in Twitter’s footsteps, Instagram has now started sending out “Highlights” emails to its subscribers. This move comes a part of a new …

Instagram Adds 'Fade' and 'Color' Tools to Its Image Editor

Instagram isn’t just about the Valencia filter anymore. Ever since it added a set of editing tools last year the app has become a fairly rich image editor in its own right. It’s now even more powerful with two new features: Fade and Color.<p>The former allows you fade shadows and highlights in the …

Mobile Photography

11 Best Secret Beaches

Forget overcrowded hotspots like Bondi Beach or Thailand's Koh Chang. If you're plotting an escape this winter, check out these 11 coastlines where …

This Remarkable Scrap Of Paper Can Detect Ebola

Though it may not look like it, this tiny piece of paper is actually a biological machine. It's a paper-based synthetic gene network that, in a very …

X-Men mind control becomes a reality

Man plays video game using the hand of another gamer sat half a mile away<p>Taking control of another person's body with your mind is something that has been long dreamed of in comic books and films like X Men, but now scientists have achieved it in real life.<p>Researchers used electromagnets and …

The Brain

Hands-on: Microsoft’s HoloLens is flat-out magical

2015: The year that sci-fi becomes real.<p>For the second time in as many months, I feel like I've taken a step into the world of science fiction—and …

Augmented Reality