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The company behind the adorably doomed robot Kuri is shutting down

Less than a month after Mayfield Robotics said it was stopping production on its Kuri home robot, the company announced today on its blog that the company will be shutting down. Mayfield Robotics launched in 2015 as part of Bosch’s Startup Platform, but struggled to integrate with and find a …

Robotics

Steam's answer to Twitch is now live

After launching it by accident last week, Valve Corporation has officially flipped on the switch for Steam TV, the company’s new service for streaming game videos.<p>At present, it’s only got a single live broadcast available: the prestigious <i>Dota 2</i> tournament, The International, which is taking place …

Web Applications

Apple plans several ‘flagship outlet’ stores in India to boost new retail strategy

As Apple continues its struggle to establish a broader retail presence in India, the company may soon establish several large “flagship outlets” to supplement slowing sales, according to a new report from <i>The Economic Times.</i><p>India has long been an important and untapped growth market for Apple even …

Markets

Netflix wants to stop paying Apple a cut of its earnings

Netflix is among the highest-grossing apps in the App Store, but that might not be the case for much longer. That’s because the video streaming company is supposedly looking for ways to bypass iTunes so as to save itself the money that it currently pays Apple.<p>The decision is at least partially …

Apple

WeTransfer buys creative apps Paper and Paste from FiftyThree

The acquisition includes all patents and assets<p>FiftyThree, the app developer of the popular iOS sketching app Paper, has had its assets acquired by WeTransfer, a cloud-based file transfer company. Details regarding the acquisition and terms weren’t disclosed, but WeTransfer announced in its …

Apps

HTC Vive Wireless Adapter will cost $300 with a September release date

HTC’s long-awaited Vive Wireless Adapter is almost ready to purchase, the company announced today, as the cutting-edge collaboration between the VR maker and Intel now has a price, preorder date, and release date. The accessory will ship on September 24 for $300, including a free two-month Viveport …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple turning ‘Losing Earth’ climate change report into TV series, video service to launch in 2019

Apple doesn’t seem like its slowing its original content efforts anytime soon. The company has been aggressively gaining rights to more original content over the past several months and today is no exception.<p>The New York Times reports that Apple has just landed rights to <i>Losing Earth: The Decade We</i> …

Smart TV

Facebook is rating the trustworthiness of its users on a scale from zero to one

By Elizabeth Dwoskin<p>, Silicon Valley reporter<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook has begun to assign its users a reputation score, predicting their trustworthiness on a scale from zero to 1.<p>The previously unreported ratings system, which Facebook has developed over the past year, shows that the fight against …

Internet

Sorry, Fortnite's not heading to to Apple TV

<b>Update 2:58 p.m. ET:</b> We received a statement from Epic saying it's not planning to bring Fortnite to Apple TV. "References to TVOS in the Fortnite files are the result of general Unreal Engine support for the Apple TV platform." The Unreal Engine is a popular game-development platform.<p>The original …

Smart TV

Fake Twitter Campaign Warning of Fake Tweets Created by TV Writer Looking for Work

The “Don’t Believe Every Tweet” project that launched over the weekend — which looked enough like an official Twitter public-awareness campaign that …

Aretha Franklin

Skype now offers end-to-end encrypted conversations

But it’s opt-in and not on by default<p>Back in January, Skype announced it was testing end-to-end encrypted chat conversations, secured using Signal Protocol by Open Whisper Systems. Now, the feature is available for all users on Skype iOS, Android, Linux, Mac, and Windows Desktop.<p>To initiate a …

Encryption

Twitch Prime will no longer include ad-free viewing

You’ll have to go through a separate portal<p>Twitch Prime subscribers won’t experience ad-free viewing experiences starting next month as the platform makes changes to one of its most popular features.<p>Twitch announced today in a blog post that ad-free viewing experiences wouldn’t be available through …

Selling

Apple Is Planning a New Low-Cost MacBook, Pro-Focused Mac Mini

Apple Inc. will release a new low-cost laptop and a professional-focused upgrade to the Mac mini desktop later this year, ending a drought of Mac …

Apple

À Amsterdam, un Apple Store évacué après l'explosion d'un iPad

Apple Store

Expiration du brevet sur la télédildonique : l’industrie du sextoy connecté peut enfin souffler

Une bonne et excitante nouvelle pour l'industrie du cybersexe : le brevet lié à télédildonique est arrivé à expiration. Beaucoup d'innovations en …

Technologie

Netflix : comment ne plus participer aux tests d’interface

Marre que votre interface de Netflix change ? Vous ne voulez plus participer aux tests de la plateforme de streaming et avoir en avance certaines …

Netflix

Huawei utilise des photos prises par un reflex pour vanter l’appareil de son Nova 3

En partageant une partie des coulisses de la publicité Nova 3, une actrice a accidentellement montré le véritable appareil photo utilisé.<p>Les grandes …

Photographie

Une enquête prouve que les poches des pantalons pour femme ne sont pas adaptées aux smartphones

Vous êtes une femme et vos poches vous paraissent trop petites ? Deux journalistes se sont livrées à une expérience et le constat est sans appel : …

iPhone

Nvidia lance ses nouvelles cartes graphiques : les GeForce RTX 2070, RTX 2080 et RTX 2080 Ti

Les nouvelles GeForce RTX 2070 et 2080 de Nvidia ont été publiées sur le site internet de la marque.<p>Cela a pris plus d’une heure de discours sur le</i> …

Réseaux Sociaux, Le Début De La Fin ?

<b>Et de trois ! Après la chute fin juillet des titres Facebook et Twitter, dont les cours ont respectivement été sanctionnés en bourse à hauteur de</b> …

Numérique

Why do Android updates take so long? Sony explains it

With the latest version of Android, dubbed Pie, becoming official on August 6, manufacturers are notifying users regarding Android updates for their …

Android News

Poof! Netflix has deleted all user reviews from its website, citing 'declining use'

If you are looking for a binge-worthy Netflix show to feast your eyes on, don't bother looking at what other users had to say.<p>The streaming service deleted all user reviews of TV shows and movies from its website on Friday. The company announced the move last month and stopped allowing customers to …

Entertainment

Google devient enfin sérieux et prépare l'ouverture de son premier magasin physique

Google est bien un constructeur, mais n’a pas pour autant de boutique dédiée comme ses concurrents. Cela va bientôt changer, marquant un changement …

New York

Le prochain Google Home serait doté d’un écran

Après le Google Home, le Google Home Mini et le Google Home Max, la firme de Mountain View s’apprêterait à lever le voile sur une autre enceinte …

Objets connectés

Connaissez-vous The Disconnect ? Le seul magazine online au monde qu'on ne peut ... - Grazia

MAGAZINE - Un magazine digital qui ne se lit qu'en mode avion sur son smartphone ou après avoir déconnecté le WiFi de son ordinateur ? Il fallait …

Wi-Fi

Elon Musk se confie sur l’année « épouvantable » qu’il vient de vivre

Dans un entretien avec le New-York Times, le patron de Tesla se livre sur la tempête que traverse son entreprise et sur sa mauvaise santé physique …

Etats-Unis: Facebook accusé de discrimination par le ministère du Logement

"Facebook permet aux annonceurs d'avoir le contrôle sur les annonces immobilières que reçoivent les utilisateurs en fonction de leur race, leur …

Bitcoin a 10 ans : les 20 grandes dates de son histoire

Voir tous les diaporamas<p>21 photos<p>18 août 2008 - Réservation du site bitcoin.org bitcoin.org<p>31 octobre 2008 - Publication du “white paper” Lire le …

Le bitcoin a 10 ans: l’économiste Philippe Herlin tire le bilan de la cryptomonnaie

L’économiste Philippe Herlin, auteur de <i>J’achète le bitcoin, guide pratique pour miser sur les nouveaux placements : Bitcoin, Ethereum, Token, Ico</i> », …

Bitcoin