Abhishek Kasireddy

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This wristband lets you hear phone calls through your fingers

Innomdle Lab is a South Korean startup that was spun out of Samsung’s incubator, and it’s just about ready to launch its first product: Sgnl, a wristband-slash-watch strap that turns your fingers into a phone receiver. When paired with a phone, you can hear callers by touching your finger to your …

Fitness Technology

Android Nougat Update Status For LG G4, LG V10, Samsung Galaxy A3 And J7 Models

After being spotted in benchmark listings, it seems like the anticipated Android 7.0 Nougat update for certain non-flagship Samsung Galaxy …

Mobile Technology

Network & server issues plague first Pokémon GO Fest , Niantic to issue refunds & in-game credit

Niantic heavily touted this weekend’s Pokémon GO Fest in Chicago, the first-ever event of its kind. Despite the company’s promises, however, the event didn’t live up to expectations. Server and network issues plagued Pokémon GO Fest from the start, and Niantic is now saying it will offer refunds to …

ASUS ROG Zephyrus review: Gaming laptops will never be the same again

The ASUS ROG Zephyrus is an entirely new breed of gaming notebook. It packs the most powerful laptop graphics hardware available, NVIDIA's GTX 1080, into a chassis that's almost half the size of similar machines. Mostly that's due to being one of the first notebooks to feature NVIDIA's Max-Q design …

Scientists are now using Wi-Fi to read human emotions

Scientists at MIT are using Wi-Fi and AI to determine your emotional state. They’ve created an algorithm that can detect and measure individual heartbeats by bouncing RF signals off of people.<p>An RF emitter coupled with the algorithm works in the same way as an electrocardiogram (EKG/ECG), without …

The rebirth of Google Glass shows the merit of failure

The much-mocked wearable computer, refashioned as an aid for factory workers, is the latest success born of a commercial flop<p>Remember Google Glass? It was the name coined for spectacles developed by Google’s (now Alphabet’s) X division (the company’s intellectual sandpit in which engineers develop …

Google Glass

Verizon caught throttling Netflix and YouTube, says it's testing 'video optimization' tech

Netflix launched a speed test tool a while back in part because ISPs have been caught in the past doing shady things with Netflix traffic. The …

Ajit Pai

7 Programming Languages That Give Me Nightmares

In my recurring dream, I am stuck on a desert island with these programming languages<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Linguistics

Master the JavaScript Interview: What is Functional Programming?

“Master the JavaScript Interview” is a series of posts designed to prepare candidates for common questions they are likely to encounter when applying …

10 Must-have apps that programmers shouldn’t live without

Share22<p>Tweet<p>Share10<p>+13<p>Shares 35<p>Every programmer knows that nothing can replace a well-equipped laptop or desktop computer as a workplace for the …

Apps

Google boosts Python by turning it into Go

Python may be getting a performance boost from a competitor: the Google Go language.Grumpy, an experimental project from Google, transpiles Python …

Ubiquitous Computing

Scikit-Learn Cheat Sheet: Python Machine Learning

Python For Data Science Cheat Sheet: Scikit-learn<p>Scikit-learn is an open source Python library that implements a range of machine learning, …

SpaceX's big new rocket may crash on 1st flight, Elon Musk says

Elon Musk is tamping down expectations about the maiden launch of SpaceX's huge new Falcon Heavy rocket.<p>There's a "real good chance" the vehicle won't make it to orbit during the liftoff, Musk said Wednesday (July 19) at the 2017 International Space Station Research and Development (ISSR&D) …

SpellForce 3 mashes up two genres into one beautiful package

Hybrid RTS/RPG coming this year to PC<p>As someone who enjoys both a good isometric role-playing game and a good real-time strategy game, I’m ashamed to say that, until a few weeks ago, I had never heard of the SpellForce series. But after a demo during a pre-E3 event in California, <i>SpellForce 3</i> …

27 Contemporary Homes That Are Works of Art Photos

We love contemporary homes for their smart design and curb appeal, and these homes are no exception. Architects and designers continue to push the envelope and reimagine how we live by using tight angles mixed with curved surfaces, floor-to-ceiling picture windows, and innovative design. …

5 Simple Ways To Make Your Comfort Zone Infinitely Larger

I've been on several solo trips over the years, having traveled to The Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, and Prague with only my journal and iTunes library …

Albert Einstein has a famous loophole in the special theory of relativity that could predict faster-than-light travel

When Albert Einstein said that nothing travels faster than the speed of light, he didn't talk about objects that could already be traveling faster than light. This is a mind-boggling idea that some physicists have explored over the years, and they call these hypothetical particles tachyons.<p>We …

Physics

Psychology of Color for impactful website

Website designers often use different colors in their website design that attracts our focus and we keep on appreciating these colorful web designs …

UI Design

6 Stunning Off-The-Grid Resorts Around The World

Phones and tablets keep us constantly connected. We send out countless tweets and texts, we scroll through Instagram for hours, we browse Pinterest …

North America

Dolphins recorded having a conversation 'just like two people' for first time

Two dolphins have been recorded having a conversation for the first time after scientists developed an underwater microphone which could distinguish the animals' different "voices".<p>Researchers have known for decades that the mammals had an advanced form of communication, using distinctive clicks …

New Visualization Of Waves In Saturn's Rings Puts You In The Keeler Gap

Fans of astronomy are no doubt familiar with the work of Kevin Gill. In the past, he has brought us visualizations of what the Earth would look like …

Gorgeous Indie Game “Below” For Xbox One and PC Delayed, Again

Below Gets Delayed Again<p>I hope you weren’t planning on playing Super Time Force developer Capybara Games’ latest title, Below, anytime soon. Today we …

Gaming

Greenland Shark Takes Record As Oldest Vertebrate By Living Up To 400 Years

A new record has been set for the oldest vertebrate, and it’s not a giant tortoise or Bowhead whale. Instead, the record-holder appears to be the …

Biology

Artist Rafael Varona crams magical stories into tiny GIFs

Two years ago, artist Rafael Varona caught the world’s attention with a series of animated GIFs that depicted magical worlds trapped inside tiny glass bottles. The success of the “Impossible Bottles” series led to a number of new illustration gigs, and Varona eventually moved from Berlin to …

GIF Animations

How Scuba Diving Inspired a Realistic Underwater Video Game

Talking 'Abzû' with game developer Matt Nava (artistic director on 'Journey' and 'Flower').<p>When game developer Matt Nava worked as art director on thatgamecompany’s <i>Journey</i> and <i>Flower</i> titles, he helped deliver some incredibly gorgeous and surreal visuals. The games quickly became known for …

Game Design

These 29 Tips Should Be Required Reading For All Beginner Programmers

<i>What are some traits/practices of experienced/good programmers that every beginner programmer should know? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Ken Mazaika, CTO, Co-founder & Mentor at The</b> …

Freelancing

Learn programming languages with The Hot & In-Demand Programming Bundle

Aspiring developers, rejoice!<p>There’s no longer a need to scour the web for piecemeal tutorials on your desired programming training, thanks to The Hot and In-Demand Programming Bundle, a four-course introduction to key tools and languages necessary for opening the doors to your successful …

These Breathtaking Shots Will Make You Appreciate the Night Sky Like Never Before

Russian landscape photographer Daniel Kordan travels around the world and captures the most breathtaking shots of the planet's natural wonders. You might also recognize his work in Apple products, like the background photo in OS X Yosemite.<p>Our favorites by far, however, are his awe-inducing photos …