Herman Chan

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Google announces native Places API for Android and iOS

Juggling location services isn’t easy for an app developer, but Google is hoping to make it easier to serve users location data with its new Places …

Windows 10 周年更新的 Windows Ink 筆記工作區詳解

我自己使用了一年的 Windows 10 ,其實還滿喜歡的,這一年來的使用經驗都很穩定快速(但也可能跟我都雲端工作,少動到系統設定有關),我也在使用初期陸續寫了幾篇 Windows 10 …

Tesla 近期可能推出更強大電量的電動車款式

100D / P100D 的 Model S 預估單次充電里程數可達約 611 公里(380 英里)。<p>Tesla 曾暗示過的更大電量的電動車款,現在終於有一種快要接近我們的感覺了。有網站在德國監管機構的資料中,找到了 100D 與 P100D 版本 Model S 與 Model X 的相關資訊 -- 熟悉 Tesla 車款型號命名的朋友應該早就理解到了,這裡暗示的應該就是具備 100kWh 電池的車型了。<p>用簡單的里程換算來看,這樣的電池規格在 Model S 上預估單次充電將可榨出最高約 611 公里(380 英里),對比 90D 的續航大約增進了 130 公里左右;在 Model X 上則 …

華碩、技嘉、微星皆加入 NVIDIA GTX 10 系列遊戲筆電戰局

一台比一台貴啊!<p>既然現在 NVIDIA 正式將 GTX 10 系列遊戲顯卡公諸於世,接下來就是看各大筆電廠如何將它應用到筆電上啦!同樣努力推廣自家遊戲筆電系列的華碩、技嘉和微星,今天下午接連發表了採用 GTX1080、GTX1070、或 GTX1060 的新筆電。華碩這邊是用更新舊機體的方式,升級版的 G752VS 採用 GTX1070,而 G752VM 則是 GTX1060,兩台售價分別為 NT$108,900 和 NT$87,900。此外,GL502 也獲得了升級,新款採用 GTX1070 顯卡,建議售價 NT$76,900。<p>技嘉旗下的 AORUS 品牌則是更新了 17.3 吋的 X7 和 …

Evernote Win 有感升級,五個新功能推薦專業工作者

兩個多禮拜前,才介紹了讓我很驚豔的 Evernote Windows 6.0 Beta 版,我那時候寫下的初步心得是:「新版帶來了讓人振奮的知識管理功能更新,許多全新的設計讓資料變得更好整理、更容易找到!甚至有一些我原本也沒有想到原來可以這樣做的驚艷知識管理功能。」<p>沒想到這次更新來得很快,<b>今天應該很</b> …

Jailbreak For iOS 9.3.1 Update: Expected Soon But Beware Of Fakes

Following the release of iOS 9.3, the iOS jailbreaking community widely expected a new tool to be released. iOS 9.3 came and went, but there were a couple of good reasons why we were still waiting for a tool, even when iOS 9.3.1 was released to the public.<p>iOS 9.3 was quite buggy on release, so it …

Giphy brings its image search app to Android

Online GIF clearinghouse Giphy debuted a new means of finding and sharing animated GIFs using Android on Tuesday. The Giphy app now empowers users to search the entirety of Giphy's library and share them on multiple platforms -- from Gmail and Messenger to SMS and Twitter. The updated app will hit …

WhatsApp is Now Technically Illegal and a National Security Threat to India

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>If you’re using WhatsApp’s latest version on any platform and on any device, congratulations, you’ve now received the best technologies we’ve got to …

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Reddit finally built official apps for Android and iOS

Reddit, the social forum for topics that range from adorable pets to niche hobbies (like collecting cast iron), released official apps for iOS and Android today.<p>Fans of the service, including myself, have long relied on Alien Blue, a solid Reddit app built by a fan of the site for browsing the site …

拆解微軟 HoloLens,客廳牆上出現入侵者的秘密在這

就在微軟 HoloLens 被國外媒體大量曝光後,The Verge 又發表了 HoloLens 的內部展示影片,影片展現了微軟 HoloLens 一些內部硬體情況。<p>與虛擬實境裝置不同的是,擴增實境眼鏡 HoloLens 是現實環境與虛擬圖像相結合的裝置,這需要裝置有多個可以探知外部設備的傳感器陣列 …

YouTube Gaming 在台上線 ,提供一站式遊戲影音社群服務

YouTube 7 日宣布 YouTube Gaming 即日起全面在台上線,提供台灣遊戲玩家與影音創作者一站式的互動平台。YouTube Gaming 服務目前匯聚超過全球 25,000 款電玩遊戲的專屬頁面,以及遊戲影音創作者們的客製化頻道,讓玩家們可以跨螢探索 YouTube 上豐富的遊戲影音 …

Google's 'show me the menu' search brings the most important restaurant info up first

No matter how good the food is, it seems like many restaurants hide the most important info (what's cooking, and how much does it cost?) under a slew of sub pages, outdated Flash interfaces or bizarre PDF scans of printed pages. Google Search users can now pull up those details even faster and in a …

Google Maps users, rejoice: 'search nearby' is back

The incredibly useful "search nearby" tool was one of the casualties of the Google Maps redesign, but today Mountain View re-introduced the feature. For those who didn't constantly use it to find new Indian restaurants a few blocks from their apartment (ahem), "search nearby" lets you pull up …

Google Street View now serves as your own personal time machine

In the seven years since Google launched Maps, it's collected a ton of imaging and location data, which we've only been able to see in its most recent form. That's about to change, however, after the company announced it's opening all of that information up, allowing you to go back and see how much …

既係平板又係手機!Samsung「真‧曲面螢幕」手機最快明年推出

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>四月 5, 2016 •手提電話 •<p>作為手機業界的主要廠商之一,Samsung 近年在手機產品上作出過不少新嘗試,比如近期就率先引入曲面螢幕這種新元素。至於傳聞已久螢幕可以對摺的「真曲面螢幕」手機,近日亦終於有最新的情報流出,顯示它有可能是一部平板與手機共存的裝置,但可惜發售時間卻看來已被 …

用 PC / MAC 打 PS4 ! 最新 Remote Play 設定教學 + 問題排解 + 實試分享

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>四月 6, 2016 •實用技巧, 遊戲情報, 重點消息 •<p>各位 wire 民,天恩昨日已經報導過 PS4 迎來升級的消息,當中最感興趣的還是 Remote Play 支援 PC 及 Mac 機,不必再為了搶電視而爭執不休。除此外更可以透過 Internet 連接,在公司電腦可以偷偷連接你 …

Picasa 將正式關閉!轉移 Google 相簿10大問題解答

今天 Google 在 Picasa 部落格正式宣布:「 <b>Picasa 網路相簿與桌面相片管理軟體」都將正式走入歷史!</b>」 2016 年 5 月 1 日後會陸續關閉 Picasa 網路相簿服務,並且在 3 月 15 日之後不會再更新與支援 Picasa 照片軟體,而希望所有用戶都轉用最新的「 Googl …

純文字筆記也能一鍵轉表格! Google 試算表小技巧

Google Maps 我的地圖完全教學!規劃自助旅行攻略

在之前寫完「善用 Google 航班搜尋找出理想便宜機票的 10 個技巧」一文後,我想繼續挖掘 Google 幫我們規劃自助旅行的潛力。<b><br>今天這篇文章,就深入的來聊聊 Google …

免費中文版樂譜下載、作詞作曲必備軟體 MuseScore

如果你是音樂家想要寫首歌,如果你是音樂老師想要幫合唱團編首曲譜,如果你是演奏家,想要幫自己彈奏的鋼琴、吉他、小提琴等樂器編輯一份樂譜,那麼或許你都需要一個數位的樂譜製作軟體。<b><br>而說到樂譜製作軟體,說不定很多朋友第一個想到的選擇就是「 MuseScore …

Skoove 無壓力線上學鋼琴,隨時聽你彈琴的虛擬家教

我在國中到大學時期學過薩克斯風與電子琴,雖然現在技藝早已經生疏,不足以登上檯面,但偶爾還是有想拿起樂器自娛自樂一番的興致,也曾經零散的自學過口琴、陶笛,還記得那時候自己找樂譜、看指法練習的文章,有時想找個教室上課,但畢竟動力不大,就覺得多少有些麻煩。<b><br>或許對於像我這樣:「只是想學學樂器」的素人休閒者來</b> …

Star Wars: Rogue One: The First Trailer

Oh hey, that’s right, there’s a new <i>Star Wars</i> movie coming out this year. No Finn or Rey, but there are Rebels and Imperials, so that’ll still do …

Google wants its Project Ara modular smartphone to cost $50

How much will a modular smartphone set you back? If Google gets its way, about $50 -- assuming you forgo all of the bells and whistles. The team behind Project Ara wants to launch what it calls a "grayphone," a barebones customizable exoskeleton that comes with little more than a screen, a frame …

What Is Assassin's Creed: Golden Age?

<b>[UPDATE]</b> A Ubisoft spokesperson confirmed to GameSpot that "Golden Age" was the working title for 2013's Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. It is not the name of a future game in the series.<p>“Before we officially announce a game to the world, we use a working title or code name to refer to a project …

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Molyneux: HoloLens Is More Exciting Than VR, But What's the Killer App?

Fable creator Peter Molyneux thinks that Microsoft's recently announced HoloLens augmented reality is potentially more interesting than Oculus Rift and virtual reality, but that it faces many of the same challenges.<p>"I think [HoloLens], for me, more exciting than even VR but it shares a similar …

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Deliverance》公佈遊戲實玩影片

跨平台<p>pearlhsieh<p>捷克遊戲工作室 Warhorse Studios 目前開發中的 PC/PS4/Xbox One 版開放世界型 RPG 新作《Kingdom Come: Deliverance》,日前最新遊戲實玩影片。使用次世代遊戲引擎「CryENGINE」開發的本作中,真實重現 15 世紀 …

Android 版 Google Maps 讓你更方便地分享路線

雖說在 Google Maps 中你可以比較容易地分享某個特定位置,但若想向好友指明路線的話,老實講還真不太方便。不過在剛剛上線的 Android 版更新中,Google 終於在這方面做了些改進。現在當用戶載入某條導航線路後,會看到一個全新的「分享路線」選項。選擇後會自動生成一系列導航文字資訊和相關連結,接著調用響應的 App(多數是 WhatsApp 或 Facebook 之類的吧)發送就能讓對方在自己的裝置上看到相同的路線了。<p>不過,現在只有 Android 版的用戶可以使用這項功能,但 iOS 使用者也可以接收路線並在 Google Maps 中看到就是了。如果你常常需要幫朋友指路的話,這 …

Swapping smartphone modules with Google's latest Project Ara prototype

Google's modular phone concept is one step closer to reality. With today's announcement of the latest updates to Project Ara and an upcoming pilot program in Puerto Rico, Google has made serious strides in bringing the unique swappable-module phone idea to market. Today, we had a chance to take a …

充電時間快一倍!SONICable 智能 USB 線 iPhone 及 Android 機都適用

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>一月 14, 2015 •平板配件, 手機配件 •<p>在一般情況下,通常都需要 1 至 2 小時才能為智能電話完全充滿電。不過最近有廠商就設計出一款名為 SONICable 的智能 USB 線,並聲稱可以將任何裝置的充電速度加快一倍,可以節省不少時間。<p>SONICable 的雙而 USB 插頭採 …

全新 Google 日曆 App 將重新定義你的智慧型行事曆

可以發現, Google 正在用兩種東西改造所有的 Google 產品,第一個叫做「 Google Material Design 」,這是一個介面上的新風格,而他的目的就是讓所有裝置的介面統一,具有可以伸縮的彈性,而且讓層次在精簡中保持分明。<p>第二個則叫做「 Google Now 」, 這是 Goo …