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This Apple Watch clone has GPS and 45 days of battery life for $99

Amazfit’s Bip provides up to a month and a half of smarts on a single charge<p>One of the biggest complaints with smartwatches is the need to recharge them as often as a smartphone. The best smartwatches you can get typically don’t last longer than two days, and most require daily charging. The new …

Smartwatches

The Chrome Extensions We Can't Live Without

Nearly two-thirds of internet users turn to Chrome for their browsing needs, but far fewer take full advantage of its available extensions, the …

Google

10 Topless Scenes Featuring Good Girls Gone Bad

Bye bye blouses!<p>Photo: Carolco Pictures ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Anne Hathaway in Havoc</b><br>Well we'd never seen Anne Hathaway like this before! In …

Alexandra Daddario

Arctic explorers left stunned as nuclear-powered icebreaker ship appears out of nowhere

This is the stunning moment a nuclear-powered icebreaker ship powered through the frozen sea just a few metres from a group of Arctic explorers.<p>The …

Global Warming

These WW1 Propaganda Posters Are Gorgeous—and Seriously Messed Up

America’s involvement in the First World War was brief, but intense. For a period of 20 months, the government did its best to stir patriotic fervor, …

Art

AI-powered face swapping has taken a dystopian turn

As if the issues like revenge porn and AI-powered facial recognition searches weren't creepy enough, a <i>Motherboard</i> report reveals yet another unsettling use of technology: "deepfakes." Within a month of locating a Redditor who used machine learning to swap pictures of mainstream actresses onto the …

Dystopia

Patterns In Black And White Photo Contest Winner

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their photos with patterns in B&W in the Patterns In Black And White Photo contest with chances to win …

Photography

Fake celebrity porn is blowing up on Reddit, thanks to artificial intelligence

Easy-to-use applications are letting people face-swap celebrities and porn stars<p>Back in December, the unsavory hobby of a Reddit user by the name of deepfakes became a new centerpiece of artificial intelligence debate, specifically around the newfound ability to face-swap celebrities and porn …

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Take a look at Nintendo’s HQ nearly 130 years ago

Nintendo in the Meiji period<p>Nearly a century before Nintendo became synonymous with video games, the comapny operated as a producer of Hanafuda, or “flower cards,” in a modest building in Kyoto. A rediscovered photo provides a clear look at this moment in the company’s history.<p>The photo was …

Gaming

See The Most Anticipated Nintendo Switch-Exclusive Games Of 2018

Nintendo Switch got off to a hot start in 2017, not only breaking sales records but also amassing an impressive library of games. Whether you're looking for major exclusives from Nintendo, like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey, to smaller gems like Golf Story and …

Super Mario Odyssey

The Internet is Going Nuts for This Landscape Photographer's Creative Images

Have you heard of the desert lake in Australia with extremely high concentration of salt? Well, it is the Lake Eyre and Murray Fredericks, an …

Speedrunner Gets Sabatoged By His Own Twitch Chat During Super Mario 64 World Record Attempt

iOS

The VR web is here

Over the past several years, the technologies underlying the modern internet have begun to mature. The web has gone through a second renaissance, …

Virtual Reality

Nintendo Was "Less Interested" In Bethesda Games Before Switch, Skyrim Director Says

Bethesda is bringing its acclaimed RPG The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to the Nintendo Switch, marking the first time a game in the series has been released on a Nintendo platform. Now, game director Todd Howard has spoken out to praise Nintendo's new hybrid system. In an interview with GameSpot, …

Nintendo Switch

Apple iOS 10.3 Beta Has A Gift For Verizon Customers

Apple iOS 10.3 is a big release packed full of new features, but dig deep and you will find it also has a very popular one that has not been included in the official release notes…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating operating system updates for the</i> …

iOS

'Fallout 4' visual upgrade demands a monster PC

<i>Fallout 4</i> is already a good-looking game (insofar as a nuclear wasteland can look good, anyway), but Bethesda is about to kick things up a notch. An update rolling out next week will add a High-Resolution Texture Pack that adds an absurd level of visual detail for PC players -- check out the rust …

iOS 10.3: 7 new features to try right away

Apple just released the last major iOS 10 update before iOS 11. It has some useful upgrades to the Settings menu and Maps app on your iPhone or iPad.<p>Apple has just released the official version of iOS 10.3 for everyone, the last major software update for iPhones, iPads and iPods before the big iOS …

This Raspberry Pi-Powered Magic Mirror Can Be Set Up With One Line of Code

We’ve seen a few different magic mirror projects using a Raspberry Pi, but in the newest issue of MagPi they’ve put together what might as well be …

Raspberry Pi

Drop the marker! This company will paint your AirPods black

I have a co-worker who bought a pair of Apple’s shiny white AirPods, turned a black Sharpie marker on them and has been cleaning ink out of his ears ever since.<p>A company called BlackPods, which says it has a proprietary coating system for Apple’s wireless earbuds, just announced its service this …

Tech Trends
Michelle Obama

16 New Must Watch Tutorials, Courses on Machine Learning

Introduction<p>Most of us fail to acknowledge that Youtube has a massive resource center of machine learning tutorials which are free to access. You no …

Machine Learning

Carscoops

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>Hurricane Matthew reeked havoc in Haiti and the United States late last week and across the weekend, killing hundreds, …

Weirdness: PlayStation VR's 'Cinematic Mode' Works With Wii U, and Pretty Much Any HDMI Device

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Virtual Reality

Obama: Republicans deserve no credit for disavowing Trump

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Barack Obama insisted Thursday that Republicans who are disavowing Donald Trump deserve no credit for their sudden change of heart after having "stood by silently" for so long. He accused Republicans of filling a "swamp of crazy" by allowing unfounded and hate-filled …

Barack Obama

Trump calls women’s claims of sexual advances ‘vicious’ and ‘absolutely false’

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Donald Trump on Thursday emphatically denied allegations that he groped and kissed women without their consent, after a series of news reports published Wednesday evening in which four women accused him of unwanted sexual advances.<p>“These vicious claims about me of …

Donald Trump

Inside A Nintendo Storage Room, Where They Keep Their Old Stuff

New study claims Apple Watch is the most accurate wrist wearable for fitness tracking

Apple has long touted the fitness capabilities of Apple Watch as one of its top selling points, especially with the recently released Apple Watch Series 2. Now, a new study from Cleveland Clinic, published in JAMA Cardiology, claims that Apple Watch is the most accurate fitness tracker on the …

Wearable Tech