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Uber wants to feed you all kinds of content during your next ride

But only if you let it<p>Uber, realizing it had hundreds of millions of people in its back seats as a captive audience, just announced it will allow third-party apps the ability to serve up notifications, content, or ads to its users during their trips. The notifications would be customized to the …

Google chief: Artificial intelligence could be answer to world’s problems

Eric Schmidt believes that scientists would be able to solve the world’s “hard problems” including population growth, climate change and education …

UK Surveillance Bill A Risk To Data Security And Privacy, Says ICO

The U.K.’s Information Commissioner’s Office has criticized the draft Investigatory Powers bill warning about the risks of requiring communications service providers to weaken encryption, and also asserting that no clear case has been made for why the state should require data on all its citizens …

Privacy

Photographer recreates Star Wars on Cromarty Firth rigs

<b>A photographer has created images that place some of Star Wars' best-loved characters on oil rigs parked up in the Cromarty Firth in the Highlands.</b><p>Glasgow-based photographer Craig Mann, whose work usually features landscapes from around the world, used Photoshop to make the pictures.<p>They feature …

Boba Fett

Louis van Gaal Admits He Gets 'Bored' as Michael Owen Predicts End Might Be Near

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has admitted his team even bore him sometimes. Former Red Devils striker Michael Owen has also claimed he doesn’t feel as though the Dutchman has much time left before he's given the chop.<p>United have drawn plenty of criticism this year for their stodgy style …

How to use Facebook Moments, a much easier way to share photos from your phone just with friends

Facebook Moments starts by asking your permission. Instead of scanning just your existing Facebook albums, Moments pulls from the photos you store on …

Who's paranoid? Personal security tech goes mainstream in surveillance era

Gadget-makers in biometrics and tracking say they used to deal with the tinfoil hat brigade, but now everyone wants to know ‘how to stay secure’<p>The man selling biometric equipment at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas this week had never seen so much interest in his booth in nearly 30 …

Deal: Googler-approved iOrange-E jacketed USB Type-C cables from $8 Prime shipped

<b>Update</b>: There are now some even better prices available. You can grab the 6ft cable at <b>$9 Prime shipped</b> w/ code BUE2SL39, the 1ft cable at <b>$8 Prime shipped</b> w/ code OZIWJRGS, and the 10ft variant at just <b>$10 Prime shipped</b> w/ code OYDTW5TH.<p>If you’re on the lookout for some USB Type-C cables for your new …

USB Type-C

Twitter wants to let brands use your happy thoughts to sell products

Twitter wants to give brands access to its users' happy tweets about their products. The social media platform is rumored to be developing a way to give brands easy access to positive mentions about their products that can be turned into promotional campaigns, according to a report from <i>Digiday</i>. …

Facebook’s ‘Mentions’ App For Celebrities And Other Verified Users Comes To Android

News just in that’s strictly for the one-percenters among us: Facebook Mentions, the service for verified users of the global social network, is now available for users with Android devices.<p>The app isn’t open to all, you need that elusive blue tick of verification/fame to get it. That’s because …

Articles about best modernmonday high tech living after ces on Dwell.com - Dwell

How a Bay Area architect who toggles his time between the coasts found his home away from home in a modern Manhattan high-rise.<p>The Australian maverick unifying surfing and science,...<p>This morning on our #ModernMonday chat, Dwell and the community discussed hopes and resolutions for design in the …

Made in America

Who Were the Most Tweeted About Celebrities During the Golden Globes?

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Chelsea Transfer News: Latest on Alexis Sanchez and Baba Rahman Rumours

Chile boss Jorge Sampaoli has reportedly told Chelsea to sign Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez if they want him to take over at Stamford Bridge.<p>According to Spanish outlet <i>Don Balon</i>, (h/t <i>Metro</i>'s George Bellshaw), Sampaoli "would demand" the Blues recruit his national team star.<p>Bellshaw's report notes the …

Soccer

Tesla chief Elon Musk says Apple is making an electric car

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1219000/1219356_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534481194_ff2449426e103651de7bb1358d99f394<p><b>Tesla's owner, Elon Musk, has said it is an "open secret" that Apple is making a rival electric car.</b><p>He also predicted vehicles that could not …

Tesla

Apple iOS 9.3 Unveiled, It Has 3 Great New Features

iOS is back with a bang! After a couple of relatively quiet months, Apple has dropped iOS 9.3 out of nowhere (iOS 9.2.1 was the version being quietly beta tested). It is a full blooded release which adds three very smart new features. Let’s break them down:<p><b>1. Smart Education Upgrades</b><p>Education is at …

The Revenant takes 2016 Golden Globe's top prizes as Gervais skewers the stars

From the show’s opening monologue, Ricky Gervais left Hollywood’s biggest stars gasping in shock, delight and outrage<p>Full list of Golden Globes 2016 winners<br>• Read our live blog<br>• Ricky Gervais’s opening monologue pulls no punches <br>• Stars on the red carpet – in pictures<p>Branded as “the biggest party of the …

‘Signature Touch for Bentley’ is a Vertu Android phone with the car maker’s logo

In the early days of cellular telephones, phone carriers rampantly took smartphones from OEMs and branded them with logos and their own names. In 2016, British car company Bentley slapped a “3D logo” on an expensive Vertu smartphone, added a little bit of exclusive content, and called it a day…<p>The …

Has this Indiegogo campaign raised $100,000 selling a fake?

The Lucent 1.0 looks like hardware you want. The micro projector promises both 4K and 3D video packed into a device no bigger than your average smart phone. It’s racked up more than $100,000 from backers on Indiegogo who are keen to get their hands on its ultra-powerful, Android Lollipop UI. It’s …

Why the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' sequel is filming on this insanely high-definition camera

"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" will be filming with RED's Weapon 8K camera.<p>This thing:<p>It will be the first movie to shoot using the camera.<p><b>What's so special about it?</b><p>Announced earlier this year, the camera can film with a frame resolution of 8192 X 4320 and a frame rate of 75 frames per second.<p>To …

Filmmaking

Samsung flexible phone confirmed by patent filings | Trusted Reviews

Samsung has filed a patent for a flexible display that outlines how the future technology will work in smartphone devices.<p>The South Korean company …

Surface Pro Stylus Receives Pressure Sensitivity For Photoshop And Others

After originally launching back in February without pressure sensitivity support for Adobe Photoshop and other third party applications, Microsoft’s …

Gear & Gadgets

New mobile phone 1stFone aimed at children aged 4 to 9 - CBBC Newsround

A new phone with limited functions has been launched for young children.<p>1stFone about the size of a bank card, can be programmed with saved numbers but does not have a screen, internet access or the ability to send a text.<p>It is supposed to keep children safer from bullying or inappropriate texts …

Mobile

Google Nexus 5 nears as Nexus 4 is taken from shelves | Trusted Reviews

<b>The Google Nexus 5 looks set to receive a Google I/O unveiling next week, with insiders claiming UK retailers have stopped selling the current Google</b> …

Microsoft Wants An iTunes App For Windows 8

Apple’s iTunes is available for the desktop version of Windows 8, but Microsoft wants Apple to create a Metro version of the app for Windows 8, and …

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