Authentication now comes with a wave of your hand
 Under the nom de guerre of Redrock Biometrics, two former Leap Motion execs are waging war on the world’s legions of identification cards, pin numbers, passwords, and voice identification technologies with a combination of off-the-shelf hardware and proprietary software to identify palm-prints to verify user identity. Read More ...
Amazon receives 238 proposals for its second headquarters
(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc has received 238 proposals from cities and regions across North America vying to host the company's second headquarters, it said on Monday. ...
Huawei Watch 2 Pro brings eSIM to Android Wear 2.0
Few traditional smartphone OEMs are now making smartwatches. And almost all of them have been ejected out of the now Google-centric online Google Store. That doesn’t seem to have fazed Huawei one bit. The Chinese giant has just launched its Huawei Watch 2 Pro, which practically looks like the Huawei Watch 2 Classic. But looks, as they say, can be … Continue reading...
Kendall Jenner Buys Charlie Sheen's Old Beverly Hills Mansion
Kendall Jenner is moving to Beverly Hills, and she's cozying up in Charlie Sheen's old digs ... which could spell trouble if she doesn't lock up. Sources tell us Kendall recently purchased Charlie's old mansion in Bev Hills for a cool $8.5 million.…
Tesla China factory deal tipped with Shanghai named as facility site
It’s no secret that Tesla has been planning to start producing cars in China, and now more details about that plan have been revealed. We first heard about the company’s China-based production plans this past summer, but there were still details to be ironed out at the time. Now the company has finalized a deal that will put its factory … Continue reading...
Tesla China factory deal tipped with Shanghai named as facility site
It’s no secret that Tesla has been planning to start producing cars in China, and now more details about that plan have been revealed. We first heard about the company’s China-based production plans this past summer, but there were still details to be ironed out at the time. Now the company has finalized a deal that will put its factory … Continue reading...
Here’s how you can get your hands on the iPhone X
Apple's latest and greatest smartphone, the iPhone X, certainly isn't cheap. Thankfully, there are a few ways to save some serious cash, and our buying guide will help you do exactly that — no matter what carrier you're on. The post Here’s how you can get your hands on the iPhone X appeared first on Digital Trends.
'Love & Hip Hop' Star Hazel-E Says Letter Proves She Got Axed Over Homophobic Rant
Hazel-E says she has proof "Love & Hip Hop Hollywood" only dumped her because of her homophobic social media post -- despite producers claiming she was fired beforehand. Sources connected to Hazel-E tell TMZ ... she got a letter…
The dream of customizable virtual 3D foliage is alive at Disney
 Oh, to work at Disney, to have a hand in creating those lusciously detailed 3D worlds, every character lovingly rendered, every animal sidekick unique and hilarious, every tree… filled with leaves. Designed and placed individually. In movies that take place in forests. There has to be a better way. What if you could just 3D scan some leaves and then tweak them to your liking? Read More ...
T-Mobile iPhone X price and trade-in official details: everything to know
T-Mobile has revealed all the official details for its customers who want to get the iPhone X. The new iPhone will be going up for preorder starting this Friday. Ahead of that, T-Mobile has revealed the pricing for the handset under both its equipment installment option and its JUMP! On Demand option. Pre-orders open at 12:01AM PT on October 27. … Continue reading...
New York opens sexual harassment probe of Weinstein Co.: source
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York attorney general has opened an investigation into sexual harassment and possible violations of civil rights laws at the Weinstein Company, the movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, and sent the company a subpoena on Monday, a source familiar with the investigation said. ...
The 10 best windproof umbrella deals to help you weather the storm
The rains have come and they have no mercy. Can your current umbrella handle everything nature can throw at it? Here are 10 of the best windproof umbrella deals available now to help keep you safe and dry.. The post The 10 best windproof umbrella deals to help you weather the storm appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tiger Woods Can Still Win Another Major, Says Vijay Singh
One of Tiger Woods' biggest rivals on the links thinks the golf superstar can still chase Jack Nicklaus' 18 majors ... telling TMZ Sports he believes "everyone" is pulling for him to make a HUGE comeback. Vijay Singh -- the world's top-ranked…
Facebook research automatically creates an avatar from a photo
 Creating avatars. Who’s got time for it?! Computers, that’s who. You’ll never have to waste another second selecting your hair style, skin tone or facial hair length if this research from Facebook finds its way into product form. Read More ...
Star Trek: Discovery season 2 confirmed for CBS All Access
After half a dozen episodes, CBS has decided to renew Star Trek: Discovery for a second season, but you’ll need a CBS All Access subscription to watch it. The show has encountered stumbling blocks during its short life, among them being the decision to cut the first season down to a measly six episodes to start with. The last of … Continue reading...
From CERN to the ISS, here are 9 big tech projects that changed the world
Whether it’s rocketing us into space, bringing us all together, or answering some fundamental questions about who we are and where we come from, here are nine tech projects which changed the world. The post From CERN to the ISS, here are 9 big tech projects that changed the world appeared first on Digital Trends.
Eric Bolling Fires Back at Bill O'Reilly About NYT Statement Over Son's Death
Ex-Fox News Channel anchor Eric Bolling is firing a warning shot to his old co-worker Bill O'Reilly for bringing up his son's death to the New York Times -- the message ... back off. Bolling released a statement Monday in response to an interview…
Amazon Wine is shutting down
 Amazon Wine is shutting down at the end of this year, the retailer has just alerted sellers via email. The issue at hand has to do with the existing laws surrounding alcohol sales, which Amazon has unsuccessfully tried to change by working with regulators. The existing laws make it difficult for Amazon to sell alcohol as a retailer and operate a marketplace. That’s something… Read More ...
Pixel 2 XL screen saga keeps getting worse
The Pixel 2 XL is still making headlines, but not for the reasons Google was hoping for. The early wave of generally glowing reviews may have given the Android smartphone a good start, but as devices reach buyers there are big, ominous concerns being raised about Google’s choice of display. Right now, there are three big problems the Pixel 2 … Continue reading...
New York opens sexual harassment probe of Weinstein Co: source
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York attorney general has opened an investigation into sexual harassment and possible violations of civil rights laws at the Weinstein Company, the movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, and sent the company a subpoena on Monday, a source familiar with the investigation said. ...