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This App Turns Your iPhone Into A Dash Cam With Machine Vision

Our smartphones have become powerful enough to start understanding the physical world around us using their cameras and sensors. And mobile apps are just beginning to take advantage of these capabilities.<p>A new free iPhone app, called Nexar, wants to use computer vision to understand the road. …

Autonomous Cars

Catwoman Just Came Out Of The Closet As Bisexual

It’s been a big week in female superhero universes. First Gwen Stacy was bitten by a radioactive spider, and now Catwoman has come out of the closet …

Comic Books

8 cool alternate uses for an Android smart phone!

Get a 14-inch HP Chromebook and free 4G for $209.99

These won't last long, in part because they come with 200MB of monthly 4G data -- for life -- and in part because they're awesome.<p><i>This is an update of a deal from a couple of months ago -- and one of my favorite deals at that.</i><p>Netbooks? Never liked 'em. They were cramped, clunky, underpowered, and …

Consumer Tech

OnePlus One will be available through a pre-order system from October

OnePlus announced on its blog that it’s going to adopt a pre-order system for the OnePlus One starting in late October. This is the official confirmation of the estimation offered by OnePlus reps during a Reddit AMA session in August.<p>In the blog post, Carl Pei, director of OnePlus Global, …

OnePlus

Jack the Ripper was Polish immigrant Aaron Kosminski, book claims

Infamous killer is identified from blood samples on a shawl found next to one victim’s body, says ‘armchair detective’<p>• Five other (unlikely) suspects<p>A self-confessed “armchair detective” claims to have solved perhaps the most notorious whodunit ever by claiming to have discovered the identity of …

CEO seen kicking pal’s puppy in elevator resigns

The embattled CEO of an arena concessions company announced his resignation Tuesday a few weeks after an elevator surveillance video emerged showing him kicking a pal's puppy.<p>Desmond "Des" Hague, the former head of the Stamford, Conn.,-based Centerplate, which serves food and drink at some of …

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XBMC has been spotted working on Android TV

Android TV won’t be commercially available on a wide scale for at least another few months but it appears as though the development community is already having some fun with it. Keyan Mobli on Google+ has compiled XBMC to work on Android TV. As it turns out, it actually works pretty well.<p>According …

Android TV

GIF your favorite movie quotes with Quotacle

A site called Quotacle might revolutionize the way you whip out movie quotes in an online discussion. It is a searchable repository consisting of over 250,000 lines from 143 movies. What makes it unique is that each entry comes with an embeddable clip showcasing the precise quote, and the ability …

Amazon's offering 30 free Android apps to help make you a better person

Another month, another batch of 30 free Android apps courtesy of Amazon. Like the bookseller's last Appstore promotion, the "Summer Self-Improvement Bundle" features $100/£100's worth of complimentary apps, as long as you download them within the next two days (so don't leave it 'til the weekend, …

New photo app is all Selfies, all the time

We know what you're thinking, but a new app called <i>Selfies</i> is actually kind of fun, considering that it's a barely-promoted one-off from Automattic (the company responsible for WordPress). It told <i>TechCrunch</i> that <i>Selfies</i> was in development for eight weeks or so as part of the Gravatar universal avatar …

How Cryptocurrencies are Transforming the Oldest Profession

The world is moving toward a paper-free financial system, but in the borderline-legal organizations of the world’s underbelly economy, cash still reigns as king.<p>Any good business owner is keen to please his or her customers, particularly when it comes to prostitution. To avoid the awkward fumble of …

Fox News

Residents in a Tampa Bay, Fla. neighborhood are complaining that peacocks are terrorizing their area, pecking at cars and stealing pet food left …

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Drones

'Bong With Friends'? Stoner dating site offers budding romance

No, dating app Bang With Friends hasn't been rebranded again. My420mate.com is its own animal, allegedly the ideal place to meet someone with the same, um, lifestyle as you.<p>There's too much angst in online dating.<p>Will she reply? Will he swipe left, rather than right? Is he married with four kids, …

Relationships

Stand Tall: 5 Tips for Purchasing an iPhone Case for Video Viewing

“Can I watch a video?” my three-year-old son asks.<p>Ever since my mom turned him on to YouTube cartoons on her smartphone, this has become a frequent request, albeit one my wife and I decline more times than not. We aren’t opposed to watching television, but we view it as more of a special event than …

Gear & Gadgets

Prism iPhone case lets you take spy photos

Nothing spoils a moment like pulling out your phone to take a picture. Suddenly everyone's eyes dart to the phone and even the most veteran photo …

New iWatch Concept Video Envisions A Vertical, Notification-Based UI For An Apple Wearable

A new iWatch concept video produced by Fuse Chicken, the Cleveland-based design startup that’s currently funding a magnetic charging cable and dock for iPhone, imagines what a wrist-mounted Apple wearable computer might look like with a wraparound curved display and a vertical UI incorporating the …