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Michelle Obama maakt moestuin Witte Huis winterklaar voor opvolg(st)er

De moestuin is uitgebreid, heeft stenen paden gekregen, een toegangsboog, een oprichtingssteen (anno 2009), tafels en bankjes. Daarmee wordt het heel …

Bier en frieten voor partycrashers MG Real Estate

De partycrashers die vanavond naar de Graslei afzakten om het privéfeest van vastgoedontwikkelaar MG Real Estate te boycotten, werden getrakteerd op …

Facebook valt in de prijzen op Big Brother Awards

Facebook werd als winnaar aangeduid uit vier genomineerden die door vier verschillende bedrijven werden genomineerd als grofste privacy-schenders. …

Colombiaans president Santos krijgt Nobelprijs voor Vrede

De Nobelprijs voor de Vrede gaat dit jaar verrassend naar Colombiaans president Juan Manuel Santos, voor zijn inspanningen om de burgeroorlog in het …

Gat in de begroting? Legaliseer prostitutie

Jong VLD stelt voor om het gat in de begroting te helpen dichten door sekswerk te decriminaliseren. Prostitutie legaal maken kan volgens de …

This Photographer’s Stunning Images Capture Burning Man’s Surreal Side

Scantily clad passion-fest in a secluded desert? Sign us up. As a matter of fact, we’re so FOMO-filled by Burning Man that for the past couple of years, we’ve reported on it in a variety of ways. Everything at Black Rock City seems, from an armchair festival-goer’s perspective, downright …

How Does the iPhone 7 Camera Compare With a $9,000 Leica?

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>Spoiler Alert: The iPhone 7 Camera is Very Good<p>iDevices<p>The …

Mobile Technology

Facebook invents “virtual reality emoji” gestures

Shake your fist and your VR avatar’s face will turn “angry.” Put your hands on your face Home Alone-style to express “shock.” Triumphantly thrust your hands in the air and your virtual self’s face will show “joy.”<p>These are what Facebook calls “VR emoji,” and they’re the company’s vision for how …

Virtual Reality

iOS 10.1 Reinstates 32-Bit App Alert, Warns Older Apps May Slow iPhone

During the iOS 10 beta testing period, Apple added an alert message to notify users who downloaded an older 32-bit app that it could affect system performance, but the warning message does not appear to have made it into the final version of iOS 10 that was released to the public.<p>Starting in iOS …

Apps

FCC proposes broadband privacy rules despite opposition from ISPs

Pay-for-privacy plans won't be banned, but ISPs face new opt-in requirements.<p>The Federal Communications Commission plans to vote on rules protecting …

Net Neutrality

Oculus' Touch controllers finally have a release date and price

At its Oculus Connect event today, Facebook finally announced a price and release date for its fancy gesture-based Touch gamepads.<p>The controllers will arrive on December 6, and you can pre-order them starting next Monday, October 10, for $199. All pre-orders will come with two free games, ‘VR …

Steve Jobs remembered: Apple co-founder, typeface fanatic

Former Apple execs reflect on the leadership skills and attention to detail of Jobs, who died five years ago.<p>In the tech world, five years feels like centuries. But for Apple, the legacy of Steve Jobs lives on.<p>The charismatic co-founder of the world's most profitable company died October 5, 2011, …

Apple Store

Some new Volvos will talk to each other to warn drivers of slippery roads

Volvo will enable car-to-car communication in some of its new vehicles, the company has announced, allowing drivers to receive warnings about road hazards during their journey. The system will be included in Volvo's top-line 90 series, Volvo's Peter Mertens told <i>Automotive News Europe</i>, and will be …

from dada to vogue: before erwin blumenfeld became the highest paid fashion photographer in the world

With an new exhibition exploring his early work, we take a look at the beginnings of a career that went from outlying surrealism to becoming American fashion royalty, creating the most covers for Vogue in the history of photography.<p>Although the career of Erwin Blumenfeld is well known - for a time, …

Art

Heartbreaking game That Dragon, Cancer is now on iPhone

One of this year’s most profound and challenging video games is now something you can play on your phone. <i>That Dragon, Cancer</i>, which launched on PC and Mac in early January, is available on iOS starting today.<p>Developed by Ryan and Amy Green, along with a small team at Numinous Games, <i>That Dragon,</i> …

Gentenaars willen privéfeest op Graslei massaal crashen: "Gent is van ons"

"De Graslei is een openbare ruimte en behoort toe aan de Gentenaars. Wij pikken deze uitverkoop (en de platte vercommercialisering van ons …

Apple's first ever iOS app development center opens in Italy today

Located in one of the oldest universities in the world<p>Earlier this year, Apple announced it would be building its first ever iOS App Development Center in Naples. Today, as reported by <i>The Guardian</i>, the center is scheduled to open to students. The center is located in the city's University of Naples …

iOS Apps

Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone catches fire on Southwest plane

Southwest Airlines flight 994 from Louisville to Baltimore was evacuated this morning while still at the gate because of a smoking Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. All passengers and crew exited the plane via the main cabin door and no injuries were reported, a Southwest Airlines spokesperson told</i> …

'Seven Nation Army' in campagnevideo Trump: White Stripes "gedegouteerd"

De Amerikaanse rockgroep The White Stripes kunnen er niet mee lachen dat hun hit 'Seven Nation Army' wordt gebruikt in een video die de campagne van …

Noorse premier betrapt op spelen Pokémon Go tijdens debat in parlement

De Noorse premier Erna Solberg is betrapt terwijl zij tijdens een debat in het parlement Pokémon Go zat te spelen.<p>Advertentie<p>In Noorse media werd …

De voordelen van dagelijks koffie drinken

Is koffie gezond of niet? Op grond van wetenschappelijk onderzoek lijkt het daar wel op! Consumptie van koffie kan namelijk de kans verkleinen op de …

Duitse justitie vervolgt Erdogan-komiek Böhmermann niet

Het Openbaar Ministerie in Duitsland vervolgt de komiek, presentator en schrijver Jan Böhmermann niet wegens belediging van een buitenlands …

Mossberg: How Google's bold moves shake up the tech industry

Intelligent, integrated hardware and software are a powerful weapon<p>Google’s decision to become a full-fledged, vertically integrated device maker — controlling and blending together hardware, software, and ecosystem design — may one day seem inevitable, obvious, or even a little late. But in the …

Today marks the 5th year of Steven Paul Jobs. Known as Founder and CEO of Apple and a charismatic, genius. Jobs died 5th October 2015 by his battle against pancreas cancer. Let's remember what he gave us: the iPhone, iPad, Macintosh, Pixar and much more.

PlayStation VR review: When good enough is great

This was supposed to be the year virtual reality broke out. The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, the first two high-end consumer devices on the market, arrived this spring to critical praise and preorders that sold out within minutes. Then… they plateaued. Despite some great experiences, months of …

"EU wil Google dwingen te stoppen met machtsmisbruik Android"

De Europese Commissie is van plan om Google te waarschuwen vanwege zijn praktijken rondom het Android-besturingssysteem. Volgens Europa doet Google …

Wat als... Trump zijn nederlaag niet wil toegeven als hij verliest?

De Republikeinse presidentskandidaat Donald Trump heeft opnieuw gesuggereerd dat hij de verkiezingen alleen kan verliezen als er massaal gesjoemeld …

Zeer lastige avondspits op het spoor: vertragingen tot anderhalf uur

Wie vanavond nog van plan is met de trein te reizen: veel sterkte. De avondspits op het spoor zit immers volledig vast na de valse bommelding deze …

Apple discontinues third-gen Apple TV, removes it from online store

The gradual death of the third-gen Apple TV is continuing this evening, as Apple has officially discontinued the device. In an email sent out today to employees and education partners, obtained by 9to5Mac, Apple confirmed that it is discontinuing the device, shifting its focus entirely to the …

Smart TV