Global Technology News for 18 Feb 2019
You can't usually show support for a game streamer in the real world outside of t-shirt and stickers, but Wicked Cool Toys is kicking things up a notch. It's introducing a line of toys themed around... streamers, starting with Twitch superstar Tyler "N...
An Etsy bill payment error resulted in large amounts of money being withdrawn from several sellers' bank accounts and credit cards on Friday morning. While the company says the issue has been resolved... and was not the result of fraud, the headache isn't over for affected sellers because Monday is a federal holiday in the United […]
Following Apple's ambitious retail expansion promise last fall, plans for larger and modernized stores that form greater community connections have steadily revealed themselves. From Florida to... Vancouver to Barcelona, Apple looks set to fulfill its word with a myriad of concurrent construction projects. Close to home, changes are also afoot. San Jose's Westfield Valley Fair shopping mall is in the midst of a massive expansion that will include a brand new flagship Apple Store. more… The post Flagship Apple Store coming to San Jose's Westfield Valley Fair mall appeared first on 9to5Mac.
The PC gaming market is undergoing some rather tumultuous changes. For years, it was just Steam and everyone else. Epic Games, however, is now challenging the status quo, testing loyalties, and... potentially making smaller stores pointless. Whether that’s what prompted Razer to shut down its Game Store in less than a year, we might never know. Then again, that Razer …
As part of its 2019 product introductions Apple will reportedly revitalize a tier of MacBook Pro larger than its current 15-inch models, positioned at hardcore gamers and pro designers.
Apple plans to introduce new iPad Pros and iPad minis during the 2019 calendar year, along with a new Ceramic Apple Watch design, a well informed Apple analyst said Sunday.
3D printing has been a real game changer in the modern world. It has made it possible to fabricate all kinds of objects without being subject to the mercy of large production lines. One can even 3D... print food to some extent. Now researchers funded by NASA will apply that technology and manufacturing approach to print sensors and even a …
Indonesia's presidential candidates debated pressing issues facing the world's third-largest democracy: dilapidated infrastructure, struggling farmers, forest fires _ and unicorns
Space enthusiasts collectively mourned this week with the death of Opportunity, the Martian rover that chugged along making important scientific discoveries for far, far longer than it was expected to... explore the Red Planet. In case you missed it, Gizmodo wrote about the incredible distance traveled by Opportunity...
Cambridge Analytica may be no more, but those connected to it are facing an increasing amount of scrutiny. Former business development director Brittany Kaiser has confirmed to The Guardian through a... spokesman that US special counsel Robert Mueller...
As LeoStella inaugurated the factory that will be used to produce a series of Earth imaging satellites, the joint venture of Thales Alenia Space and Spaceflight Industries continues to look for other... customers. SpaceNews.com
Apple's latest significant hire is Sam Jadallah, who will reportedly be heading up the company's smarthome efforts.
Facebook and other big tech companies should be subject to a compulsory code of ethics to tackle the spread of fake news, the abuse of users' data and the bullying of smaller firms, British lawmakers... said on Monday.
Security vulnerabilities are horrible, but one of them is shedding light on the reach of the Chinese surveillance state. Security researcher Victor Gevers discovered that facial recognition firm... SenseNets left a surveillance database completely expo...
A final report by a British parliamentary committee which spent months last year investigating online political disinformation makes very uncomfortable reading for Facebook — with the company... singled out for “disingenuous” and “bad faith” responses to democratic concerns about the misuse of people’s data. In the report, published today, the committee has also called for […]
DoD wants space sensors that can be counted on to work even in adverse conditions like solar activity, radiation belts and orbital debris. SpaceNews.com
An appropriation bill signed into law Feb. 15 gives NASA $21.5 billion for fiscal year 2019, $1.6 billion above the administration's original request. SpaceNews.com
It may have been up to date if it was not delayed, but considering that the smartphone landscape is changing rapidly, LG V40 ThinQ might appear a misfit among current-generation premium smartphones
An FCC filing has also referenced a Moto Z3 Pro, which could potentially be an upgraded Moto flagship.
A new satellite system may change the way planes are tracked The post Sophisticated satellite system could make air travel safer appeared first on Springwise.
A Scottish entrepreneur unveils a warmth-generating safety garment to save lives The post Safety garment heats up in cold water appeared first on Springwise.
Chatbots and virtual assistants are streamlining recruitment and hiring The post Robots like Vera could replace your HR team appeared first on Springwise.
Don't panic, we're not all doomed - well, except Nvidia, perhaps Roundup Here's a summary of what's been going on in the world of machine-learning, beyond what we've already covered, to kick start... your week......
Encourage the energy in your body to flow naturally with the Aculief All-Natural Wearable Acupressure. Designed to alleviate headaches, tension, and stress, this device applies pressure to the L14... acupressure point. Aculief simply clips between your forefinger and thumb to provide pressure to one of the body's most powerful acupressure points. Aside from providing natural relief, it also promotes the natural energy in your body. Similarly, it relieves nausea, neck kinks, back pain and more. Suitable for active lifestyles, the..
Smarten up your lighting with the Orro Smart Light Switch. Boasting an intelligent design, this device responds to your presence and provides ideal lighting for every moment. Orro makes lighting... decisions for you based on your preferences and presence, without requiring a Wi-Fi connection. Likewise, you don't even have to control it through an app to get the results you want. Combining four sensors and a small computer, the smart light switch offers a quick and reliable response. Additionally, it..