Wolfgang Bremer

1,132 Flips | 21 Magazines | 73 Likes | 12 Following | 15 Followers | @WolfgangBremer | Award-winning designer & UX guy. Design Manager @ SAP, Co-Founder @ Founder2be. Former VP Design @ Market Logic, Sr UX PM @ Nokia & @ HERE, Director UX @ Strands.

St. Lucia’s Famed Jade Mountain Resort Will Launch a Sister Resort called Jade Sea

If you’ve always dreamed about an unforgettable vacation in St. Lucia, in just two years this small Caribbean paradise will benefit from a new …

Waterfront

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

Tesla’s chief vehicle engineer returns to Apple

Doug Field, the former VP of Mac hardware who left Apple to become Tesla’s chief vehicle engineer, has returned to Cupertino. Apple confirmed the news to <i>Daring Fireball</i>’s John Gruber, who separately reports that Field is now working on the company’s secretive “Project Titan” self-driving car …

Tesla

Fiat Sold Only 49 Cars in Canada in July

Mama mia, papa pia, Fiat needs better dealer-ias.<p>MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images<p>James GilboyView James Gilboy's Articles<p>Fiat Chrysler Automobiles …

Alfa Romeo

Some Madman Tesla-swapped an Audi and It's Fantastic

Electric swaps are becoming more common, and that's a good thing.<p>via YouTube<p>I'd be lying if I said that I can't wait for more Teslas to end up in the …

Filmmaking

Patrick Stewart to star in new Star Trek TV series

It’s really truly happening: Patrick Stewart has been cast in a new <i>Star Trek</i> series<i>.</i><p>Stewart will reprise his iconic character, Jean-Luc Picard, for a …

Science Fiction

First official look at John C Reilly and Steve Coogan as Laurel & Hardy in Stan & Ollie : movies

Google Maps can now share your battery level with friends

Google Maps has been rolling out features left and right over the past few weeks, but recently eagle-eyed users spotted something new.<p>Now when you …

Google Maps

Google Maps is now a globe — just zoom out

If you open Google Maps on your computer (go ahead, I’ll wait), you’ll likely see the town or city you live in, or maybe the last place you looked up. Now, zoom out. No, more than that. Keep going. Further!<p>Until very recently, Google Maps would have shown you a flat map of the world. About two …

Google Maps

Nintendo's NES Classic outsold Xbox One and PS4 in June

June was a pretty great month for Nintendo, as it was the month's top-selling games publisher; <i>Mario Tennis Aces</i> was the biggest-selling title even <i>without</i> counting its digital sales. And, because we'll never not want to play <i>Super Mario Bros.</i>, more people bought the NES Classic Edition than any other …

Retrogaming

I Put a GPS Tracker on My Child, and I'm Never Going Back

Let me start by saying I am <i>not</i> a helicopter parent. My kids eat dirt, fall down, swing from things while yelling, eat too much sugar, and don't always brush their teeth. But they also wear sunscreen and eat organic fruit, so I feel like I've found a healthy middle ground. And when it comes to …

Parenting

‘Terminator’ First Look: Linda Hamilton Is Back as Sarah Connor and Joins the Franchise’s New Badass Women

"Deadpool" director Tim Miller and producer James Cameron hope to erase all memories of "Terminator Genisys" with the upcoming sixth …

James Cameron

Turing's newest phone is even more ridiculous than its last

Turing may have gone bankrupt without shipping a single unit of its much-hyped smartphone, but that isn't stopping it from promising <i>another</i> handset. The company has unveiled the HubblePhone (yes, named after the space telescope), and it's even more outlandish than the first. The design would …

Mobile Technology

‘Venom’ Unveils Riot First Look: Riz Ahmed’s Full Transformation Is Tom Hardy’s Worst Nightmare

Tom Hardy isn't the only human with a symbiote problem in Sony's upcoming tentpole "Venom."<p>While comic book fans are rightfully excited to see Tom …

Comic Books

Toggle-Switch Guidelines

<b>Summary:</b> Toggle switches are digital on/off switches. They prompt users to choose between two mutually exclusive options and always have a default …

Microcontroller

‘The Innocents’ Sneak Peek: In Netflix’s Sci-Fi Series, Shape-Shifting Is the Ultimate Teen Angst — Watch

TCA: All eight episodes of the star-crossed romance will be released in late August.<p>Being a teenager is never easy, but when those growing pains …

TV

‘Altered Carbon’ Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix With Anthony Mackie in Lead Role

“Altered Carbon” has been renewed for a second season at Netflix, but another actor is taking over the role of Takeshi Kovacs from Season 1 star Joel …

Altered Carbon

TicWatch Pro vs. Apple Watch: Features or polish, because I can't have both

I've been an active Apple Watch user for 260 days. Not a lot compared to some of the other smartwatch folks around me, but enough for me to know a …

Smartwatches

Unbreakable and Split Collide in the First Outstanding Trailer for Glass

Eighteen years after we first met the unbreakable David Dunn and the extremely breakable Elijah Price, they’re back in the first trailer for M. Night …

Bruce Willis

Light made the phone with 16 cameras — it wants to make another

Computational imaging firm Light has completed a fourth round of funding with legacy camera company Leica and the SoftBank Vision Fund contributing a …

Machine Learning

Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: The best fitness tracker for under $100

Xiaomi entered the wearable market four years ago, emulating a similar strategy as its phone business that saw the brand edge out its Chinese rivals. …

Fitness Technology

Hyundai teams up with Amazon to offer virtual showroom

Next time you’re grabbing a new charging cord on Amazon, you might be tempted to grab a new Hyundai as well. Hyundai announced today a partnership with Amazon to create a digital showroom to allow customers to compare pricing and reviews, book a test drive and find a dealer in their area to …

Automotive Industry

Art adventure Concrete Genie is a magical PS4 gem

Jet Set Radio meets Okami meets The Last Guardian for a lovely little journey<p><i>Concrete Genie</i> seems like one of those unassuming games that don’t command a lot of attention, what with its boy hero and lack of combat. But the PlayStation 4 exclusive’s humble appearance is soon belied by the world it …

Sony Interactive Entertainment

Google Maps just got a great new feature and you probably didn’t even realize it

Google Maps is a must-have app on any smartphone, whether it’s an iPhone or Android device. But let’s not forget that Google Maps was available …

Android News

Apple Overhauls Leadership Page With Memoji Avatars for Execs Ahead of World Emoji Day

In celebration of World Emoji Day, which takes place tomorrow, Apple today updated its Apple Leadership site to introduce Memoji avatars for all of the key executives listed on the page.<p>Tim Cook, Angela Ahrendts, Jony Ive, Eddy Cue, Craig Federighi, Luca Maestri, Phil Schiller, and the rest of the …

iOS

Adobe Announces a Full Version of Photoshop Is Coming to iPad

As mobile devices like Apple’s iPad Pro continue their surge in popularity, we’ve witnessed an influx of high-quality, desktop-grade creative …

The First Photos From M. Night Shyamalan's Glass Are Hauntingly Beautiful

After that wild twist at the end of <i>Split</i>, we’ve been waiting for ages to see what M. Night Shyamalan could do when it came to smashing together James …

RoboCop Will Ride Again in RoboCop Returns From Director Neill Blomkamp

Yes, you read that right, there’s another <i>RoboCop</i> movie coming.<p>Deadline reports that MGM has hired <i>District 9</i> director Neill Blomkamp to make a film …

Google’s Gboard keyboard now lets you communicate through Morse code on both Android and iOS

Google today announced that it is bringing Morse code as an input method to Gboard for iOS. The company first integrated Morse code into the Android version of Gboard (in beta form) shortly after its I/O 2018 keynote. Alongside the debut on iOS, Google says it has made numerous improvements to the …

This $250 smartwatch has 2 displays that can produce a whopping 30 days of battery life — here’s how it works

But if you look a little closer, you'll notice one innovative feature that makes it stand out from the pack: It has two displays.<p>The displays serve two different purposes, and allow the watch to switch between two different modes. What's most important to know about the technology, however, is that …