Ramon Vennik

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Apple Glasses: AR Revolution in the Making

- Feb 17, 2018<p><i>Don’t call it a paradigm shift unless it’s truly revolutionary to our day-to-day lives.</i><p>While we own more display screens than ever …

Dyson is planning 3 all-electric vehicles, could skip solid-state batteries for first generation, report says

Last year, British appliance manufacturer Dyson confirmed that it is investing £2 billion ($2.7 billion USD) to bring an electric vehicle with a solid state battery to market in 2020.<p>A new report now claims that the company is actually working on 3 electric vehicles and that the first generation …

Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin is the New Gold, a Better Safe Haven Asset

Advertisement<p>The $96 billion investment bank Goldman Sachs believes bitcoin is the new gold, the premier store of value in the global finance</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Exchange Kraken Goes Down for 40 Hours, Drawing Mt. Gox Comparisons

What was meant to be two to three hours of late-night down time for cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has stretched into a day and a half—fanning …

One of the Biggest Crypto Exchanges Goes Dark and Users Are Getting Nervous

One of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges has been down for hours and its clients are starting to freak out.<p>Kraken went offline at 9 p.m. Pacific …

Kraken Down Nearly 48 Hours, Gives Engineers Time to ‘Rest' Before Resuming Service

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is still down nearly 48 hours after the site initiated a system upgrade. Kraken engineers had estimated the downtime …

Cryptocurrency Exchange

Famed investor Warren Buffet thinks all cryptocurrencies will have a ‘bad ending’

The hype and excitement surrounding cryptocurrency has seemingly exploded in recent weeks. At this point, it seems that we’re being bombarded with …

Ether 'Most Promising' Crypto Hits Fresh, All-Time High

Ether, a cryptocurrency which has shown significant promise for its strong technology and compelling use cases, recently reached a fresh, all-time high.<p>The digital currency rose to as much as $1,430.81 at 19:09 UTC, according to CoinMarketCap.<p>At this point, the cryptocurrency had climbed roughly …

Cryptocurrency

Google Cloud Platform Big Data and Machine Learning Fundamentals

Introduction to the Data and Machine Learning on Google Cloud Platform Specialization<p>4 videos, 1 reading<p>expand<p>Module 1: Introduction to Google Cloud …

I Have Determined The Correct Amount Of Horsepower

There are often, sadly, engines that have too little horsepower. There are often, disconcertingly, engines with <i>too much</i> horsepower. Through extensive …

Sports Cars

My $200,000 bitcoin odyssey

This was not what I expected to be doing with my October. But there I was, on a flight to Hong Kong, hoping I would be able to retrieve $200,000 worth of bitcoin from a broken laptop.<p>Four years ago, I was living in Hong Kong when a fellow journalist named Mike* and I decided to invest in bitcoin. I …

Apple Might Have Big iPhone Surprises in Store

Future Apple iPhones could be awfully interesting, if recent rumors turn out to be correct.<p>Over the past several days, several news reports have …

Bose's new Noise-Masking Sleepbuds may change your life

Bose has been quietly introducing some unconventional products over the last few months, including its Hearphones and Soundwear Companion Speaker, but its upcoming Noise-Masking Sleepbuds are making an unprecedented debut -- for Bose anyway. The company is preselling prototypes by way of an …

Audiophile

The new Porsche GTS twins are here to make you fall for the 718

Since the Porsche Boxster and Cayman swapped flat-sixes for turbocharged four-cylinder boxer engines, and had a historically dubious ‘718’ …

Mazda’s ‘Holy Grail’ Of Gasoline Engines Is Completely Fascinating

Mazda’s hotly anticipated SKYACTIV-X Spark Controlled Compression Ignition engine has been described as the “Holy Grail” of gasoline motors—something …

Engineering

How Harley-Davidson Used Artificial Intelligence to Increase New York Sales Leads by 2,930%

It was winter in New York City and Asaf Jacobi’s Harley-Davidson dealership was selling one or two motorcycles a week. It wasn’t enough.<p>Jacobi went for a long walk in Riverside Park and happened to bump into Or Shani, CEO of an AI firm, Adgorithms. After discussing Jacobi’s sales woes, Shani, …

Artificial Intelligence

Dok Malware Takes Complete Control of Your Mac

The malware is currently not detected by security suites and uses a valid Apple developer certificate to infect all versions of Mac OS X.<p>PCMag …

OS X

'Major scale' malware targets your Mac through email scams

Mac users are increasingly being targeted by malware after years of being relatively safe, and that means they're facing attacks that other users have unfortunately come to expect for a while. Check Point researchers have discovered Dok, the first "major scale" trojan that targets macOS through an …

That Porsche Picture Ain't Right, But It's Also Not Wrong

A Photoshopped image of the 911 making the rounds on Instagram is both wrong and astounding.<p>There's a picture going around on Instagram right now that shows two dark grey Porsche Nine Elevens. The car on the left is an old air-cooled short-wheelbase model, and it's labeled "1964." The one on the …

Chinese firm acknowledges inadvertent role in cyberattack

The hazard of having so many household devices connected to the internet is even more obvious after Friday's cyberattack.<p>A Chinese firm that makes components for surveillance video cameras now admits their technology was used, in part, to carry out the unprecedented strike.<p>XiongMai Technologies …

Cybersecurity

DTS's New Audio Tech Makes Your Cheap Home Theater Sound Amazing

Paying $20 to watch a movie in a modern cineplex doesn't just get you access to a 4K projector, a recliner, and a Coca-Cola Freestyle machine. You …

7 settings to change right away on iOS 10

iOS 10 brings plenty of new features and interface tweaks to improve the performance of your device. But there are some settings you may want to change right off the bat.<p>Stop tracking your location<p>Like previous versions of the operating system, iOS 10 keeps track of your frequently visited …

iOS

LG 38 Inch UltraWide Curved Display

LG have introduced the world´s first 38-inch curved IPS monitor! The 21:9 curved ultrawide display is a dream come true for designers, photographers, …

Microsoft Research and MIT unveil DuoSkin, the latest in smart tattoos

Smart tattoos made out of super-thin electronics have been a thing for years, but now the technology is getting closer to fashionable prime …

Microsoft

Nissan Revolution: Could New Gas Engine Make Diesel Obsolete?

Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co has come up with a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today’s advanced diesel engines …

Iranian Hackers Just Cracked This Super Secure Instant Messaging Service

Iranian hackers have compromised more than a dozen accounts on the Telegram instant messaging service and identified the phone numbers of 15 million …

Fail-Safe Nuclear Power - MIT Technology Review

In February I flew through the interior of a machine that could represent the future of nuclear power. I was on a virtual-reality tour at the …