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We got Gilfoyle's entire PowerPoint presentation explaining cryptocurrency from HBO's 'Silicon Valley,' and it's both useful and hilarious

HBO's "Silicon Valley" is a biting satire of the tech industry, and the show's writers use tech trends and real-life events to inform the storylines.<p>Since the show's fourth season aired last year, cryptocurrency has gotten much bigger and become something a lot of people are talking about (or …

Silicon Valley

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 app mirrors your phone’s features to your PC

Microsoft is unveiling a new “Your Phone” app for Windows 10 today at its Build developer conference. The app is designed to provide a mirror of a phone straight to a desktop PC, and it will let Windows 10 users access texts, photos, and notifications from their machines.<p>Features will vary …

Windows 10

19 Netflix Original Movies You Didn't Know Existed That Are Gonna Be Your New Obsessions

Did you know that there's more to Netflix original content than <i>Stranger Things</i> (staff writer: Jessie Nickson-Lopez) and <i>The Crown</i> (casting: Nina …

Aston Martin Introduces Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake, A Two-Door Wagon

Aston Martin’s added another beauty to the Vanquish Zagato family in the form of the Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake. Yep, the wagon continues to …

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

Wheel by Miniot

It’s just the record - It’s Wheel<p>Wheel is an minimal record player. It’s only a wheel. Simple, pure and easy to use. Just place a record on Wheel and …

Natural User Interfaces – What are they and how do you design user interfaces that feel natural?

User interfaces that you interact with using modalities such as touch, gestures or voice are often referred to as Natural User Interfaces (NUI). We …

Interaction Design

Megaverse's anti-gravity iPhone case is a modular solution to... everything

If I’m being honest, I never really thought about the benefits of sticking my iPhone to walls. Now, I can’t imagine not being able to. Reading recipes while cooking, watching YouTube while doing the dishes or just slapping your phone on the wall outside to have a centralized point to control …

Anti-gravity

Looking beyond the hype at fintech in Southeast Asia

From the offices of Venture Capital firms to the financial services districts, you may not be able to escape the promising whispers of fintech startups. Take a structural shift to mobile, an ever decreasing cost of computing power, the availability of lots of (big!) data, mix in one part artificial …

South-east Asia

Mercedes Benz's E300 is a luxury car that happens to be high-tech

The Mercedes Benz E-Class has always been fancy. Wood, leather and a sense that you've made some pretty solid life choices are all part of the package. But the automaker has also been on the cutting edge of tech. For example, it added radar-aided adaptive cruise control to its vehicles back in …

Here's why Chromebooks are going to be so awesome

Chromebooks are about to get a major upgrade.<p>Later this year, Chromebooks will be able to run Android apps, which means they'll be fully-capable computers for the first time. That means no more doing everything in the Chrome browser. Soon, you'll be able to run apps just like you can on a "normal" …

Tinder for insurance lets you insure your electronics by swiping right

An American startup is hoping to overhaul the stuffy insurance industry with a couple of swipes.<p>On Monday, Trov launched its latest product in …

Did you know Amazon had a special store just for cool new tech you’ve never heard of?

What good is being a retail giant if you don’t use your size and power to help out the little guy every once in a while? Amazon is the nation’s …

Here's our first look at Hyundai's new luxury car brand

South Korean car making has come a long way.<p>It wasn't long ago that Hyundai was an automotive footnote at best. Now the company has spun off its successful luxury sedan, the Genesis, into its own company. The Genesis G90, a sequel to the Hyundai Genesis G80, is on display at the 2016 New York Auto …

Sony video teases new wearable wireless audio device

In an apparent attempt to regain some of the innovation cachet it enjoyed in decades past, Japan's Sony has announced its Future Lab …

Google experiments with a way to pay without taking out your phone

Google is rolling out a pilot program today that introduces a new way to pay cashiers — and it involves leaving your phone in your pocket.<p>It’s called Hands Free, and it’s a way to basically connect your phone with a point of sales system using the sensors on your phone. The end result is that a …

Sony's new universal remote packs a low-power e-ink display

After a successful campaign on Sony’s own First Flight crowdfunding platform, the company’s Huis remote controller features an e-ink screen that displays only the buttons you need to operate your TV, audio system, lighting and air conditioners.<p>The Huis (pronounced “house”) offers some notable …

eReaders

These Sneaker Entrepreneurs Are Proof that Footwear Innovation Can Come From Anywhere

A closer look at the men behind Athletic Propulsion Labs.<p>Back in 2010, Ryan and Adam Goldston were working out of a tiny office in southern California and trying to build a following for their upstart footwear brand Athletic Propulsion Labs, which launched just a year prior. Former college …

Shoes

Why Tesla’s Model 3 could mean better, cheaper cars from other luxury brands

With 115,000 preorders before the car was even unveiled, Tesla’s Model 3 quickly demonstrated its appeal even as each one required a $1,000 deposit. …

Driverless pods to hit the streets of Greenwich

As you stroll past the Royal Observatory in Greenwich and that place where Thor fought in <i>The Dark World</i>, you'll soon see driverless pods gliding next to you. That's the plan, anyway. The GATEway project, which has already been experimenting with a self-driving shuttle around the O2, will soon be …

Apple reportedly working on long-range wireless charging for release in 2017

Apple has long been a hold-out from releasing wireless charging devices, but according to a new Bloomberg report there’s a big reason for that.<p>The report claims that Apple plans to release ‘long range’ wireless charging that doesn’t need direct contact with a mat. The details are scarce, but it’s …

Mobile Technology

Udacity and Flipkart partnership brings graduates jobs without interviewing

Udacity and online marketplace Flipkart have partnered for something really unusual. Instead of a lengthy hiring process, the two companies are making it possible for Nanodegree graduates to be hired without so much as a conversation.<p>Flipkart has already hired three Udacity Android Nanodegree …

Online Education

Fashion guru Tim Gunn shares where he buys his suits

Every man needs a good suit in his closet, but that doesn't mean he needs to spend a fortune to get it.<p>We recently had the chance to chat with American fashion consultant and television personality, Tim Gunn, about where he gets his suits.<p>His secret is Amsterdam-based Suitsupply, a company that …

Apple TV can now play any format under the sun

On 12 January, the Paris based company officially announced that the most used media player, VLC is now be available on Apple TV.<p>VLC allows Apple TV …

Amazon Is Building a Sequel to One of Its Most Popular Products

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After 500,000 Apps Built, Bizness Apps Launches Apex, A New White-Label App Builder

Founded in 2010 as a DIY app and website development platform, Bizness Apps has quietly turned its attention to resellers and digital agencies, becoming one of the largest providers of white-label app development software on the market.<p>In fact, over 500,000 total mobile apps have now been created …

The Hyperloop Will Begin Testing In Nevada In 2016

Full speed ahead!<p>The startup company Hyperloop Technologies — which takes its name from Elon Musk’s proposed invention but has no direct connection to him — announced today that it will build a test track for the ultra-fast transportation service in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Located within an …

High-speed Rail

Volvo's semi-autonomous S90 can detect animals and connect you to the cloud

Simply embracing old-world opulence isn't enough to distinguish a luxury car anymore. After all, anyone can add high-end leathers and open-pore wood …

Raspberry Pi Zero is a tiny computer that costs only $5

When Raspberry Pi first arrived in 2012, it was revolutionary not because of its computing power — although, for a credit card-sized PC, it was …

Hangouts now lets you video call users without a Google account

Google today announced a Google Hangouts update rolling out this week that lets you add anyone to a video call, even if they don’t have a Google account. Because you no longer have to create an account, joining a video call now takes just one click.<p>It was technically possible to add someone without …

Google