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This iPhone case turns your phone into a working Game Boy

Who wants to waste away some hours on Snake and Block?<p>Another Game Boy case for your phone has popped up on the market, this time from Wanle Cases. The slim case, which snaps onto the back of an iPhone 6, 6S, 6 Plus, 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus, or X, comes loaded with 10 games and has the familiar Game …

A High-School Student Just Won $250,000 For This Incredible Explanation of Relativity

This is genius.<p>The German physicist Albert Einstein needed complex equations to describe his theory of relativity, but 18-year-old Hillary Diane …

Physics

Logic Pros: How to send MIDI from Logic Pro X to iOS synths wirelessly

Today we will be taking a look at how to wirelessly transmit MIDI data to and from your iOS devices. And more specifically, how to easily integrate iOS gear into your daily Logic Pro X production workflows.<p>It seems like almost a waste to have Logic Pro X sitting in front of me along with this …

Seaboard Block - Super Powered Keyboard

AT A GLANCE<p>Expressive and expandable<p>SOUNDS<p>Explore hundreds of sounds from strings to synths<p>Seaboard Block comes with a huge library of sounds from …

Music Production

FaceTime on your Apple Watch?!

The Apple Watch goes as close to working as efficiently as the smartphone in your pocket. It even comes with a gallery that allows you to view your …

Tesla launches its fan-made commercial competition, will choose 10 winners in May

Well, that was fast. Less than a week after Tesla announced that it will hold a fan-made commercial competition based on a 5th grader’s suggestion, the company already launched the competition.<p>It’s called ‘Project Loveday’ in honor of 10-year-old Bria Loveday who suggested it.<p>Until May 8, 2017, …

Social Media

Apple debuts a new Home app website to show how its devices work in a smart home

Apple is touting the home automation capabilities of iOS and Apple TV on a newly updated website for its HomeKit software and its related Home app. The page now includes a new 45-second video that demonstrates the Home app for iOS 10 in action, showing a woman operating a range of devices from her …

Home Automation

Facebook’s video app is out on Apple TV

After launching on Samsung’s Smart TVs earlier this week, Facebook’s new dedicated video app is now available on the Apple TV. The app allows easy access to Facebook videos on the Apple TV, and will recommend content shared by friends and based on pages you already like on the social networking …

WSJ: Apple will ditch Lightning for USB-C on new iPhones

Here’s a rumor we’ve not heard before. According to a report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, the next iPhones will feature a “USB-C port for the power cord and other peripheral devices instead of the company’s original Lightning connector.”<p>The wording isn’t 100 percent clear, but the <i>WSJ</i> seems to be …

Tesla wants to build 3 more 'gigafactories'

While the first two continue to rise and expand<p>Tesla, the ambitious electric car company founded by Elon Musk is having a pretty good year. Vehicle orders are on the rise and the company anticipates delivering up to 50,000 cars by the end of May—an increase of 71 percent over last year. But all …

World’s first rideable hoverbike looks cool as hell but will probably kill you

Or at least amputate your legs<p>Hoversurf, a Russian company that builds drones, posted a video last week showing off its latest prototype: the Scorpion-3, a single-seat, electric-powered hoverbike that looks cool as hell but probably won’t be ready for the X Games anytime soon.<p>The manufacturers say …

Snapchat Spectacles are now available online

Supply and... supply<p>Snap is now selling Spectacles online in the United States. The funky $129 Snapchat sunglasses with a built-in camera were announced in the fall, and for a while they were pretty hard to get, but the company has now closed up the pop-up shop in New York City. It’s also putting …

Jaguar launches in-car payments at Shell gas stations

In a first for in-car convenience features, Jaguar is teaming up with Shell to launch a new payment feature that lets you use Apple Pay or PayPal (with Android Pay coming later on) to easily pay for gas right within their vehicles at the pumps. The feature is coming to the UK first, but will roll …

Android Pay

VR Desktop for Mac brings macOS to Oculus Rift and soon other VR headsets

A new app from developer Cindori called VR Desktop for Mac provides a virtual reality experience of macOS using the popular VR headset Oculus Rift. The main idea of the project is to allow for a virtual multi-monitor workspace, meaning users can create virtual screens and interact with macOS using …

Snapchat is launching a reality show where exes try to figure out why they broke up

Snapchat is partnering with A&E to launch its first original reality show called <i>Second Chance</i>, <i>TechCrunch</i> reports. The show will bring together “emotional exes” to talk about why their relationship ended, and either get closure or just end up feeling worse. Going on this show sounds like the exact …

How to sync and play music from Apple Watch without iPhone

Any Apple Watch can play music without iPhone which is especially useful for outdoor workouts, but you have to decide what music and how you’ll listen ahead of time. It’s fairly simple if you follow the right steps, however, there are a few tricks to make syncing music to Apple Watch easier.<p>For …

You can now point your phone at Japanese text and get an instant translation

Google's Word Lens is a smartphone app that lets you point your camera at text and get an instant translation on-screen. That's nifty enough as it is …

Japan

Reebok Teases a New Club C Sneaker with Help from Kendrick Lamar

The rapper stars in a series of new videos.<p>The Club C is a sneaker lover's sneaker. In the long line of classic Reeboks, it's not the most recognizable of the bunch. But it's been an omnipresent force in the community since it hit the scene in the 1980s.<p>The shoe has always been an affordable way to …

Drake Will Serve As Host And Producer For The First Annual NBA Awards

Drake’s presence has been a part of the NBA and sports landscape for the past several years and his presence will only get bigger after he produces and hosts the first annual NBA Awards.<p>The rapper revealed the news when he appeared on Kentucky coach John Calipari’s podcast. It was a sly admission …

Awards

This Bag of Chips Can Tell if You've Been Drinking

It can even give you an Uber discount to get home safely.<p>On Super Bowl Sunday in 2015, 45 people died in drunk driving crashes—nearly half of all traffic fatalities that day—according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.<p>To help prevent drunk driving after the Super Bowl this year, …

Chief Keef Arrested for Allegedly Robbing, Assaulting Former Producer

Chief Keef was arrested tonight in Los Angeles in connection with a home invasion, TMZ has confirmed. Keef was arrested for robbery and assault after he and armed associates allegedly assaulted former producer Ramsay Tha Great in his home. According to TMZ, “Keef and one other individual” were …

Crime

Here are Boeing's new slim, touchscreen-friendly spacesuits

Boeing says they are ready to take America back into space. But first they have to suit up.<p>The company unveiled a new line of spacesuits this week to …

People Who Struggle to Get Out of Bed Are More Intelligent, Study Says

Here's to all you night owls out there.<p>New research has revealed that sleeping in might not be a luxury you need feel guilty about—rather, it might mean you are more intelligent, creative and happy.<p>The study "Why Night Owls Are More Intelligent" illustrates that being in control of when you go to …

Scary AF 'Rings' Prank Terrifies Customers Shopping for TVs

Here's a sweet idea for a prank to generate buzz for the upcoming Paramount movie <i>Rings</i>. If you've seen the original, you get the point. The ghost …

Customers

Apple's 'Find My iPhone' app will help you locate lost AirPods

When Apple announced its wireless AirPods last fall, there was some anxiety over how easy it would be to lose one of the wireless earbuds. Well, the company is looking to ease that burden a bit. As part of the upcoming iOS 10.3 update, you will be able to use the Find My iPhone app to locate a lost …

Apple Watch gets a Theater Mode in latest software update

Apple is planning on adding a new Theater Mode to the Apple Watch in the upcoming watchOS 3.2 update. According to Apple’s developer guide, Theater Mode easily allows users to mute sound and disable waking the screen when raising your wrist, making it ideal for those looking to avoid interrupting …

Tesla to transition from ‘Enhanced Autopilot’ to ‘Fully Self-Driving’ as soon as ‘3 to 6 months’, says Elon Musk

Tesla’s software timeline to fully autonomous driving on its new Autopilot hardware can be somewhat complicated. There’s ‘Enhanced Autopilot’, which in itself offers several different features, and there’s ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’, which despite its name will not enable self-driving for a …

Tesla

Apple's Night Shift is coming to macOS

Before I'd ever heard of how LCD-originated blue light is slowly killing all of us maybe, I downloaded this weird little app for my Mac called F.lux, which pegged my screen's color temperature to the time of day. The result? Less eye strain, and a lot of orange-tinted Netflix. Then last year Apple …

Hip-hop's most influential sampler gets a 2017 reboot

The impact of Akai's MPC series on hip-hop cannot be overstated. The first model -- the MPC60 -- hit the market in the late 80s, perfectly timed with hip-hop's culture of borrowing and reinventing classic beats and melodies. The MPC's iconic pad-based design and relatively accessible price opened …