Raul Fernandez

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Samsung’s latest VR prototype tries on eye tracking and hand tracking, doesn’t need a phone or PC

You know that “all-in-one” VR headset Samsung has been reportedly working on behind closed doors for over a year now? Codenamed Odyssey at one point, …

This self-driving truck has no room for a human driver — literally

An eerie resemblance to the killer tractor trailers from Logan<p>Most experts believe the first industry to be upended by autonomous driving will be the trucking sector. What better use case for driverless technology than long-haul trucking where most of the driving is confined to the highway? The …

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7 Reasons Why You Should Buy An Android Phone Over An iPhone

How to live for a month in virtual reality

Next year, artist Mark Farid wants to give up a month of his life to virtual reality. If a crowdfunding campaign succeeds, he’ll spend 28 days in a gallery, wearing a VR headset and a pair of noise-canceling headphones. For the duration of the show, all he’ll experience will be video and audio …

Bye Whatsapp, Hello Telegram (And Later... Bye TG, Hello WhatsNext)

It started casually enough. A group of Young Global Leaders, a community established by the World Economic Forum, were going to the annual conference in Davos in Jan 2014. With over one hundred of the community present, spread out over kilometers of a snowy Swiss town, it can be very hard to …

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Audition for Smaug in THE HOBBIT

How much do coders make? Check out this data from around the country

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Maga/Shutterstock<p>iOS rules the roost and beats Android, Bay Area coders get paid the most, and Node.js developers are …

App lets you run APK via Google Chrome on your PC or laptop

A little while back, Google opened up a few Android applications to run on its Chrome OS, and shortly afterwards an unofficial hack showed up allowing users to side load Android APKs onto their Chromebooks. A great feature for the limited number of Chromebook owners, but something that would be …

Robin Williams: online tributes to man who 'gave so much to so many people'

After the news broke that comedian and actor Robin Williams had been found dead at his California home, tributes began to pour in from friends and colleagues.<p>Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo)I could not be more stunned by the loss of Robin Williams, mensch, great talent, acting partner, genuine …

Comedy, Addiction, And Depression: Robin Williams’ Suicide From The Perspective Of A Sober Comedian

I need to start this post with some context as to my state of mind right now: last week my therapist (the first and only therapist I have ever had, the person to whom I bared my entire soul and whom I love like a family member) was put into a medically induced coma on the night before our weekly …

Robin Williams' friends saw signs he was succumbing to depression

The end was shockingly sudden: a belt hung on a door; an assistant's distraught call to 911. But the road that led to Robin Williams' apparent suicide at age 63 was a long one — and if you knew where to look, there were plenty of signposts indicating trouble along the way.<p>In the wake of Williams' …

Microsoft Goes After The Ubiquitous MacBook To Boost Surface Brand Recognition

Microsoft billed the Surface Pro 3 as the device that can replace multiple pieces of Apple kit, including the MacBook and the iPad. Its latest ad spots for its Windows 8 marquee device target the MacBook directly, invoking the classic Apple Mac vs. PC ads with their visual style but focusing more …

'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': Here's how ILM gave them a new look

How do you build a better turtle? Or, to be more specific, a better teenage ninja turtle?<p>Since its dawn as a comic book in 1984, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise has continually evolved. The latest movie, which opened Friday, has pushed that further, using new digital and computer …

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Mid-year musts: The best of 2014 – so far

We’re halfway through the year, so no better time to catch up on the movies, books, TV, music, etc. you’ve missed<p><b>“The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce's 'Ulysses'" by Kevin Birmingham:</b> Joyce's modernist masterpiece changed not only literature, but the legal history of censorship in …

It Could Happen: 'Deliver Us from Evil' and 7 Horror Movies Based on True Stories

Horror movies have always played with the notion of "this could totally happen." Arguably, it's because the next logical step is "this could totally …

Google gives us a simulated ride with Android Auto

Meet Google's answer to Apple's CarPlay: Android Auto. It's a new platform announced today at the annual orgy of software and hardware development known as Google I/O, and it puts the (almost) full power of Android in your car. Why almost? Well, despite the fact that the system leverages your …

Here's what's new at Google I/O 2014

The keynote for the Google I/O 2014 developer conference wrapped up without word of a new Nexus device , a release date for the next version of Android, or any word on when we might expect to get our hands on a consumer-grade version of Google Glass. But that doesn't mean there was a veritable …

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Google's next version of Android 'L' release has a new look, deeper ties to the web

KitKat may have only found its way onto roughly 15 percent of phones at this point, but that won't stop Google from looking to the future. The new version, teased by Sundar Pichai is simply being referred to as the "L" release right now. As previous leaks have indicated, this will be the most …

Batman: Arkham Origins Complete Edition Listed on Amazon

The anthology could release by the end of the summer.<p>A listing appeared on Amazon Germany today for Batman: Arkham Origins Complete Edition, and …

The Real-Life Science Behind The Summer's Most Outrageous Sci-Fi Movies

When inhumans attack<p>Mechanized suits, alien apes, dinosaur robots -- this summer's blockbusters are brimming with scientific-sounding conceits. But is there any real science to back them up? While you watch, here's something to chew on (besides the popcorn).<p><b>DIGITAL EFFECT: AN ALIEN-BLASTING</b> …

'Magneto' boots let X-Men wannabe walk on ceiling

YouTuber Colin Furze is at it again. First he made some pretty realistic Wolverine claws. This week, inspired by X-Men's Magneto, he's flipped things up a bit by creating magnetic shoes that let him walk on the roof of his workshop.<p>To create his shoes, Furze drilled holes in an old pair of Vans and …

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This bloke's air-powered Wolverine claws could probably kill you

For some of us, the closest we'll ever get to becoming Wolverine is making a pair of cardboard claws, growing a <i>bitchin'</i> set of sideburns and developing a cigar-chewing habit. The more industrially inclined, however, make sets of air-powered, razor-sharp talons that can cut through a watermelon …