Start thinking like a startup
 Shifts in a rapidly changing retail world and dramatic changes in consumer behavior continue to be a challenge for some traditional retailers. Legacy retailers that have remained stagnant with their old-guard ways are struggling to maintain sales and stay relevant with today’s consumer. The successful brands all have one thing in common: They don’t fear change. Read More ...
SpaceX makes triumphant return following fall disaster
The key concept for SpaceX is "reusable." As in reusable rocket boosters. The aerospace innovator launches them and wants them to come back down so they can be sent up again. The concept worked perfectly on Saturday. The post SpaceX makes triumphant return following fall disaster appeared first on Digital Trends....
The Best Gaming Headset You Can Buy
Whether you’re playing from your couch, or getting up close and personal with your PC monitor, a gaming headset has become a necessity for video game players of any level. Sure, having a boomin’ sound system can help immerse you into the action of your favorite games, but in many cases, you can get a […] The post The Best Gaming Headset You Can Buy appeared first on Digital Trends....
Nasa astronauts install lithium-ion batteries on the ISS after six hour long spacewalk
Two astronauts floated outside the International Space Station on Friday for a six-hour spacewalk to replace aging batteries for the laboratory’s solar power system, an upgrade needed to keep the outpost running into the next decade, NASA said. U.S. astronaut Shane Kimbrough left the station’s airlock at about 6:30 a.m. EST (1130 GMT) to begin his second spacewalk this month. He was joined minutes later by French crew mate Thomas Pesquet, a rookie astronaut making his first spacewalk...
Lessons from Dharamsala on business and life
 Why don’t we set our goals around giving sincerely and unconditionally in our personal lives and careers. Forget about what you want to receive back — the universe returns back a more meaningful and lasting ROI than any other market ever could. Read More ...
Best horoscope apps for iOS and Android
Looking up your daily, monthly, and yearly horoscopes has never been easier than it is now. Here are our favorite apps for doing so, so you can forgo your browser and connect with a psychic within minutes. The post Best horoscope apps for iOS and Android appeared first on Digital Trends.
Sony CEO Michael Lynton to step down to become Snap board chairmen
Sony Entertainment Chief Executive Michael Lynton will step down to become chairman of the board of messaging app owner Snap Inc, a move that puts an experienced Hollywood executive in a prominent role as the technology company prepares for an initial public offering. Lynton will give up his current position at Sony’s movie and television unit on February 2 but remain as co-CEO for six months to help find a successor, Japanese conglomerate Sony Corp said in a statement on Friday. Snap, the...
Apple AirPod ad campaign begins with limited product availability
A dancer by the name of Lil Buck showcases the "freedom" of the new Apple AirPods in a series of TV spots also viewable on YouTube. Whether you want them or not, the earbuds may not be available immediately for order. The post Apple AirPod ad campaign begins with limited product availability appeared first on Digital Trends....
Puerto Rico turns to tech and entrepreneurialism to revitalize the economy
 Puerto Rico is steeped in more than $70 billion of debt that has been accruing for the better part of a decade. As part of its new economic development plan, Puerto Rican officials are looking to technology and entrepreneurship to revitalize the economy, attract its bright minds back to the island and solve the sustainability problems bedeviling the commonwealth. Read More ...
9 famous actors who started out as child stars
Some child actors fall off the map once puberty hits, while others move on to bigger and better things as they age. Here we've listed some of today's biggest stars who started out in their school days. The post 9 famous actors who started out as child stars appeared first on Digital Trends.
Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: LED guitar tutors, electric scooters, and more
Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but there's no denying that it's fun to gawk! The post Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: LED guitar tutors, electric scooters, and more appeared first on Digital Trends....
Syrian refugee sues Facebook over misinformation that spread on the social network
A Syrian refugee whose selfie with German Chancellor Angela Merkel went viral is suing Facebook for defamation, his lawyer said, after the social networking site failed to take down a series of posts accusing him of being a militant and criminal. Anas Modamani, a 19-year-old refugee from Damascus, was pictured in September 2015 taking a selfie with Merkel during her visit to a refugee shelter in Berlin’s Spandau district. The image came to define Germany’s response to the refugee cri...
Picture this: a new imaging technology might better detect disease
HySP imaging technology allows researchers to distinctly identify different proteins and molecules. Could it help in finding disease? That's what researchers at USC plan to do next. The post Picture this: a new imaging technology might better detect disease appeared first on Digital Trends.
Nasa astronauts install lithium-ion batteries on the ISS after six hour long spacewalk
Two astronauts floated outside the International Space Station on Friday for a six-hour spacewalk to replace aging batteries for the laboratory’s solar power system, an upgrade needed to keep the outpost running into the next decade, NASA said. U.S. astronaut Shane Kimbrough left the station’s airlock at about 6:30 a.m. EST (1130 GMT) to begin his second spacewalk this month. He was joined minutes later by French crew mate Thomas Pesquet, a rookie astronaut making his first spacewalk...
Syrian refugee sues Facebook over misinformation that spread on the social network
A Syrian refugee whose selfie with German Chancellor Angela Merkel went viral is suing Facebook for defamation, his lawyer said, after the social networking site failed to take down a series of posts accusing him of being a militant and criminal. Anas Modamani, a 19-year-old refugee from Damascus, was pictured in September 2015 taking a selfie with Merkel during her visit to a refugee shelter in Berlin’s Spandau district. The image came to define Germany’s response to the refugee cri...
Innovation under the hood will rev the engines of a fintech revolution
 New consumer-facing financial applications are being built on top of old banking infrastructure, while other startups are going around financial infrastructure altogether. Together, they are unbundling the roles of banks and other financial incumbents. Read More ...
How to connect the PS4’s DualShock 4 controller to a PC
Gaming with a keyboard and mouse can frustrate even the most patient gamers. Swap out the traditional hardware for that DualShock 4 controller sitting on your coffee table with our step-by-step breakdown. The post How to connect the PS4’s DualShock 4 controller to a PC appeared first on Digital Trends.
My 1st Years, a startup that sells personalised gifts for babies and children, raises further £5M
 My 1st Years, a U.K.-based e-commerce startup that offers personalised gifts for babies and children, has picked up £5 million in growth funding. Read More ...
The Best Chromebooks You Can Buy, 2017 Edition
While once considered a novelty item by many tech enthusiasts, Chromebooks have broken out of the “just a browser” mold and become legitimate laptops. They’re full-featured, lightweight machines that can do everything most users need them to do. Best of all, they’re more secure and often more affordable than the competition.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Is your smartphone listening to everything you say? We asked the experts
Are you worried about your smartphone eavesdropping on your conversations? We spoke to some experts to find out whether you should be, and to learn what you can do to safeguard your privacy. The post Is your smartphone listening to everything you say? We asked the experts appeared first on Digital Trends.