How to Customize Estuary, Kodi’s New Default Skin
Kodi 17.0, codename Krypton, is here. There are all kinds of new features, but the most obvious is the new default theme: Estuary. This theme looks great, and is very functional, but it gets better.Click Here to Continue Reading...
How to Customize Estuary, Kodi’s New Default Skin
Kodi 17.0, codename Krypton, is here. There are all kinds of new features, but the most obvious is the new default theme: Estuary. This theme looks great, and is very functional, but it gets better.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Turn anything into a nightmare cat with this machine learning tool
 Machine learning has the potential to solve many of our regular human problems, like for instance having too few nightmarish, oddly cat-filled crude images to gaze upon. Luckily, Christopher Hesse created the edges2cats web-based tool to address exactly that issue. The machine learning software uses Google’s Tensorflow to translate one image to another, using training data provided by… Read More ...
Nintendo serves up an appetizer for Switch console with unboxing video
Nintendo has released the official Switch unboxing video featuring Nintendo Minute's Kit and Krysta, and it's making the wait to get our hands on the console even more unbearable than it already was. The post Nintendo serves up an appetizer for Switch console with unboxing video appeared first on Digital Trends.
Clinc raises a $6.3M Series A to advance its AI for banking platform
 Clinc hopes its AI personal assistant Finie will one day reduce the complexity and barriers many consumers face when attempting to understand their finances. The company claims the voice-controlled platform serves up financial data in impactful ways with minimal effort. And now, with an infusion of cash from mostly Midwest venture funds, the company has a bit more runway to advance its cause.… Read More ...
BMW and Mobileye want to crowdsource data for self-driving cars
BMW and Mobileye will collect data from BMW customer cars, and use it to improve digital maps for autonomous vehicles. Data will come from driver-assist systems in 2018 BMW models. The post BMW and Mobileye want to crowdsource data for self-driving cars appeared first on Digital Trends.
Ford CTO Raj Nair and WayUp CEO Liz Wessel will join us at Disrupt NY 2017
 Disrupt NY is but a few short weeks away, and the agenda is shaping up to be pretty awesome. Today, I’m pleased to announce that we will be joined by Ford CTO Raj Nair and WayUp CEO Liz Wessel for firesides chats who join the trio of amazing speakers announced yesterday. Tickets are currently available for Disrupt NY at a super early bird discount rate and applications are about to… Read More ...
Fujifilm launches new cinema lens series designed for performance, affordability
While pricing hasn't yet been released, Fujifilm says the new MK cinema lenses offer unparalleled cost performance. The first 18-55mm will launch next month, with a 50-135mm this summer. The post Fujifilm launches new cinema lens series designed for performance, affordability appeared first on Digital Trends.
Fujifilm launches new cinema lens series designed for performance, affordability
While pricing hasn't yet been released, Fujifilm says the new MK cinema lenses offer unparalleled cost performance. The first 18-55mm will launch next month, with a 50-135mm this summer. The post Fujifilm launches new cinema lens series designed for performance, affordability appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Set a Custom Startup Folder in Windows’ File Explorer
Windows 10’s File Explorer opens to Quick Access by default, and Windows 7’s Windows Explorer opens to the Libraries. If you’d rather the Taskbar icon open in a folder of your choosing, though, here’s how to make that happen.Click Here to Continue Reading...
About.com launches The Spruce, a standalone site for Home Decor and Food
 In its continued effort to divide and conquer, About.com is launching yet another standalone media brand in the form of The Spruce, a site dedicated to home improvement and food. The new site brings over more than 50,000 pieces of content covering home decor/design, food and recipes, gardening, family life, crafts and hobbies, and pets. The idea here is to combine About’s… Read More ...
The processor wars are back on: AMD’s Ryzen CPU up for pre-order, starting at $329
After numerous leaks, AMD has officially announced the processors it will launch on March 2, with prices starting at $329. And you can order one today. The post The processor wars are back on: AMD’s Ryzen CPU up for pre-order, starting at $329 appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Remove URLs from Auto-Suggestions in Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer
We’ve all had this happen: you start typing a URL in front of all your friends, only for them to see horrible auto-suggestions for sites from your history. Or maybe you incorrectly typee a URL one time and now it shows up every time. The good news is that there’s a really easy way to delete any suggestion from Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Apple will not ape the Amazon Echo but Siri will simply learn to do more
AI assistants these days can only get better and smarter, but while Google and Amazon are trying to get their assistants into your living room (Echo and Home), Apple indeed seems to be least interested in this approach. According to Time magazine, Apple has no apparent interest in copying the Echo. What this means is that we should not expect an Amazon Echo-like Siri speaker coming from Apple in the near future. The news comes from Tim Bajarin who spoke to Apple executives and gave out...
SpaceX’s Dragon supply ship failed to rendezvous with ISS, will try again Thursday
 A GPS error prevented SpaceX’s Dragon supply ship from mating with the ISS early this morning. The craft was less than a mile away from the space station when the docking had to be aborted. NASA stated the Dragon craft and the ISS crew are safe. Another rendezvous will be attempted on Thursday. This is the first time SpaceX had to abort an ISS delivery mission as the company… Read More ...
Check engine light on? Here are 10 reasons why
The check engine light isn't a nuisance -- it's a sign that something is wrong under your hood. Before you panic, check out the 10 most common issues that cause the check engine light to turn on. The post Check engine light on? Here are 10 reasons why appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Take Good Sports Photos
Some of the most iconic images in the world are sports photos: Muhammad Ali standing over Sonny Liston, Usain Bolt celebrating his world record breaking sprint in the Olympics, Joe DiMaggio batting against the Washington Senators in 1941…whether you know these images by my descriptions or not, you’ve almost certainly seen them.Click Here to Continue Reading...
App Store change boosted paid apps, pushed down those with in-app purchases
It might have been for an instant, but some eagle-eyed folks noticed that paid apps were more prominent in the App Store's Top Grossing charts than other apps that emphasize in-app purchases. The post App Store change boosted paid apps, pushed down those with in-app purchases appeared first on Digital Trends.
What’s New in Windows 10’s Creators Update, Arriving Spring 2017
The Windows 10 Creators Update—also known as Redstone 2—is due to hit PCs in April, 2017. Like other updates to Windows 10, it’s free, and includes a host of new features.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Apple will use Windows Hello-style facial recognition hardware in iPhone 8, suggests analyst
The iPhone 8 is promising to be something really special. With all the news about its all-glass body, stainless steel frame, lack of physical buttons, a touchscreen that doubles as a fingerprint sensor, wireless charging support and just about everything but the kitchen sink, why would it not? Adding to all this awesome is news from Ming-Chi Kuo himself, the KGI Securities analyst with an uncanny ability to sniff out all of Apple’s little secrets. If you’ve been religiously following...