Wikileaks’ ‘Vault 7’ proves Big Brother and criminal hackers use the same tricks
The Vault 7 papers shed light on the CIA, its techniques, and its relationship with other agencies and the world of cybercrime. The revelations are troubling, but also offer insight into the serious problems facing security and privacy today. The post Wikileaks’ ‘Vault 7’ proves Big Brother and criminal hackers use the same tricks appeared first on Digital Trends....
Nomos Glashütte’s Metro Neomatik is modern, slim and sophisticated watch
 The smartwatch era has done nothing so much as renew my interest in real watches, which have their own type of special intelligence, albeit laid out in intricate arrays of gears and springs rather than written in silicon. Few watchmakers express this intelligence site so wonderfully as Nomos Glashütte, the German manufactory that produces exquisite timepieces with house made movements in… Read More ...
Meat-cooking video chef shares his latest triumph: Sloppy Joe Sliders
Meat chef Christian Winkler likes nothing more than coming up with new recipes for cooking meat. He's passionate about grilling meat and making videos of his latest discovery, even when he doesn't get to BBQ. The post Meat-cooking video chef shares his latest triumph: Sloppy Joe Sliders appeared first on Digital Trends.
From ‘E.T.’ to ‘Interstellar,’ these are the best movie soundtracks of all time
Whether you're a lover of beautifully composed original scores or a fan of the perfectly compiled background music, these are the thirty best movie soundtracks of all time — from Star Wars to Garden State. The post From ‘E.T.’ to ‘Interstellar,’ these are the best movie soundtracks of all time appeared first on Digital Trends....
Track two sleep cycles at once with the non-invasive Sleeptracker
Beautyrest's new Sleeptracker monitor is a non-invasive monitor that lays beneath a mattress to make any bed a smart bed. Up to two individuals can have a broad range of factors tracked simultaneously. The post Track two sleep cycles at once with the non-invasive Sleeptracker appeared first on Digital Trends.
Who needs concrete? Short film shows skateboarders riding on frozen sand and ice
A group of skateboarders decided to ditch concrete in favor of a more frigid setting, taking to the frozen sand and ice of Norway. Luckily, a film team was on hand to document every ollie, kickflip, and inevitable spill. The post Who needs concrete? Short film shows skateboarders riding on frozen sand and ice appeared first on Digital Trends....
A win for Apple in Beijing as court overturns iPhone patent ruling
 Apple has bigger fish frying in the world of intellectual property. But it must be a relief that an IP court in Beijing has handed the smartphone pioneers a win. On Friday, the courts overturned a May 2016 ruling that said Apple had violated design patents of a small, and now defunct, Chinese company called Shenzhen Baili. The disputes were over the exterior design of the iPhone 6 and 6… Read More ...
Telecom ministry asks companies to link over 1 billion mobile numbers with Aadhaar
All existing subscribers of mobile services will have to go for Aadhaar-based re-verification soon, with the government instructing telecom operators to initiate the process. Cellular operators body COAI said its members may meet this week to discuss the modalities of rolling out the verification process for the existing one billion-plus mobile phone users. “…all licensees shall re-verify all existing mobile subscribers (prepaid and postpaid) through Aadhaar-based e-KYC process&hell...
Technology is killing jobs, and only technology can save them
 Are we living in historically unprecedented times for job loss? Or is this part of a cycle that predates even the Industrial Revolution? Is it possible to retrain our workforce for these changes? Or will the gap between educated and non-educated workers only continue to grow? Read More ...
Blizzard unveils ‘StarCraft: Remastered,’ an authentic ode to its RTS classic
At an event in South Korea, Blizzard revealed StarCraft: Remastered, which includes both the original and Brood War, and launches this summer. Besides a 4K re-skin and updated audio, the experience promises to mirror the original. The post Blizzard unveils ‘StarCraft: Remastered,’ an authentic ode to its RTS classic appeared first on Digital Trends....
Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a ‘safe place’
A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a “safe space”, a media report said. After the video of the attack was published, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Saturday. On Monday, five to six men allegedly gangraped a teenager and streamed the assault live on Facebook. What was more horrifying w...
Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a ‘safe place’
A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a “safe space”, a media report said. After the video of the attack was published, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Saturday. On Monday, five to six men allegedly gangraped a teenager and streamed the assault live on Facebook. What was more horrifying w...
Stories are the new News Feed
 If the camera is the new keyboard, then the future of social media will look more like a slideshow than a Word document. So while Snapchat invented Stories, we’ll have to get used to using them everywhere. Read More ...
How Lamborghini stormed the Nürburgring with its Huracán
The new Huracán Performante is officially the fastest production car ever to lap the grueling Nürburgring track in Germany. We sat with Maurizio Reggiani, the head of the company’s R&D department, to find out how the Huracán tamed the ‘Ring. The post How Lamborghini stormed the Nürburgring with its Huracán appeared first on Digital Trends....
Score up to 48 percent off these popular Lenovo laptops for a limited time
For a limited time Amazon is offering the Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga 11E Touchscreen Convertible Ultrabook for 48 percent off (only $300) and the Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Chromebook for 30 percent off (209). The post Score up to 48 percent off these popular Lenovo laptops for a limited time appeared first on Digital Trends.
Smartphones and humans often fail to detect face morphed photos: Research
A group of researchers has demonstrated that both humans and smartphones show a degree of error in distinguishing face morph photos from their ‘real’ faces on fraudulent identity cards. Researchers at the University of York in Britain investigated what the success rate would be like if two faces were morphed together to create a “new” face. “We use photo ID all the time, not just at borders, and we know that people are not very accurate when matching the photo to th...
Huawei P9 vs. P10: Which stylish Huawei phone is best for you?
In March, the Huawei P10 will hit shelves internationally. However, how does Huawei's newest flagship stack up against its lauded predecessor, the P9, when it comes to power and overall performance? The post Huawei P9 vs. P10: Which stylish Huawei phone is best for you? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Sex and Gor and open source
 A few weeks ago, Dries Buytaert, founder of the popular open-source CMS Drupal, asked Larry Garfield, a prominent Drupal contributor and long-time member of the Drupal community, “to leave the Drupal project.” Why did he do this? He refuses to say. A huge furor has erupted in response — not least because the reason clearly has much to do with Garfield’s unconventional… Read More ...
How to install Microsoft Edge Extensions
The Anniversary Update for Windows 10 brought with it the ability to install extensions in Microsoft Edge -- and the Creators Update looks to keep them around. Here, we show you how to install extensions via the Windows Store. The post How to install Microsoft Edge Extensions appeared first on Digital Trends.
Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a ‘safe place’
A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a “safe space”, a media report said. After the video of the attack was published, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Saturday. On Monday, five to six men allegedly gangraped a teenager and streamed the assault live on Facebook. What was more horrifying w...