Crunch Report | Samsung Vice Chairman Arrested
Samsung’s vice chairman is arrested on bribery charges, Beepi closes down and sells off its operations and reports show that Theranos might be winding down. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...
Nolo is an inexpensive motion tracking system for mobile and SteamVR play
While VR has certainly proven popular, particularly within the gaming community where immersive experiences are key, enjoying the experience has been pricey, to say the least. The HTC Vive, after all, costs $799. The NOLO costs $99. The post Nolo is an inexpensive motion tracking system for mobile and SteamVR play appeared first on Digital Trends....
Manu Kumar Jain appointed as vice president at Xiaomi
Head of Xiaomi’s India operations, Manu Kumar Jain has now been promoted to the role of vice president. The news was confirmed on Friday via an official tweet from Xiaomi India’s Twitter handle congratulating the new VP at the company. The news comes shortly after Global VP Hugo Barra announced that he would be leaving the Chinese smartphone manufacturer to join Facebook. Barra will be leading Oculus’ VR efforts withing the social network. @manukumarjain, congratulations from t...
Turn Touch: This Kickstarter-backed remote control is an aesthetic and functional marvel
Remote controls are powerful and highly programmable devices but one thing they usually are not is beautiful. Now a new Kickstarter-backed project wants to bring a remote control that is both functional and well-crafted to the masses. The post Turn Touch: This Kickstarter-backed remote control is an aesthetic and functional marvel appeared first on Digital Trends....
Pokémon Go update brings new gameplay features as new Pokémon arrive
Yesterday we reported that Pokémon Go will be getting the highly awaited update that will bring new second generation Pokémon to the game. Well, the game has been updated to version 0.57.2 and new Pokémon from the Johto region have officialy started appearing. The new update brings in a bunch of new features as well making the overall gaming experience slightly better. For instance pokéballs and berries can now be easily accessed when you encounter a&nb...
Barbie becomes a hologram version of herself
 Yes, after pulling herself out of her 1950’s rut as a swimsuit model to become everything from a doctor, lawyer, computer scientist, astronaut and even the president of the United States, Barbie has now become a 3D animated hologram that can serve up the weather, on command. As first reported in Wired, The Hello Barbie Hologram debuted at the New York Toy Fair this week. And like… Read More ...
Eco-friendly wear: Minim waterproof pants look to reduce pollution and waste
Launched on Kickstarter, Minim pants are made from waterproof fleece, making them comfortable and durable to wear, while providing protection from the elements while hiking, biking, or just lounging around home. The post Eco-friendly wear: Minim waterproof pants look to reduce pollution and waste appeared first on Digital Trends.
The value of venture capital investors and the importance of physical infrastructure
 Why is it important to invest via VCs, and do they add value further to the money they invest into a growth business? Furthermore, what role do physical transport links play in terms of business success and innovation in this, the digital age? Read More ...
‘For Honor’ review
A swordfighting game with knights, Vikings, and samurai sounds great, but 'For Honor' overwhelms us with too many mechanics. The post ‘For Honor’ review appeared first on Digital Trends.
App platform company MuleSoft files for IPO
 MuleSoft is the latest “unicorn” to file for an IPO. The company, which helps businesses like Netflix and Spotify with their APIs, has unveiled its financials to the public in an S-1 filing, suggesting that they are targeting a debut as soon as March. The size of the proposed IPO is $100 million, but that is subject to change. In the filing we see that MuleSoft had $187.7… Read More ...
Play music, communicate, track activity with Bragi’s The Dash Earphones (23% off)
Some earphones have more built-in smart technology features than rival wearables.. One such pair, the Bragi Dash Earphones -- currently discounted 23 percent on Amazon -- provide listening, communication, and tracking features all in one. The post Play music, communicate, track activity with Bragi’s The Dash Earphones (23% off) appeared first on Digital Trends....
Manu Kumar Jain appointed as vice president at Xiaomi
Head of Xiaomi’s India operations, Manu Kumar Jain has now been promoted to the role of vice president. The news was confirmed on Friday via an official tweet from Xiaomi India’s Twitter handle congratulating the new VP at the company. The news comes shortly after Global VP Hugo Barra announced that he would be leaving the Chinese smartphone manufacturer to join Facebook. Barra will be leading Oculus’ VR efforts withing the social network. @manukumarjain, congratulations from t...
Hear Bradley Tusk speak on startups and politics at our DC meetup
 We’re excited to announce that Bradley Tusk, head of Tusk Ventures and former Deputy Governor of the state of Illinois, will be joining us at our Meetup and pitch competition in DC next week. Read More ...
Get $150 off a top-notch 2-in-1 laptop — the Microsoft Surface Pro 4
If you want a laptop or tablet that's completely portable and ideal for multitasking, consider the Microsoft Surface Pro 4, currently discounted by $150 and available for only $650 at Best Buy. The post Get $150 off a top-notch 2-in-1 laptop — the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to View CBR and CBZ Comic Books in Calibre
If you use Calibre, the veritable Swiss Army knife of ebook management, you might not realize it can also view and organize digital comic books—though it’s a little janky out of the box.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Pokémon Go update brings new gameplay features as new Pokémon arrive
Yesterday we reported that Pokémon Go will be getting the highly awaited update that will bring new second generation Pokémon to the game. Well, the game has been updated to version 0.57.2 and new Pokémon from the Johto region have officialy started appearing. The new update brings in a bunch of new features as well making the overall gaming experience slightly better. For instance pokéballs and berries can now be easily accessed when you encounter a&nb...
Weekly Roundup: CRISPR-Cas9 patent case concludes, Mark Zuckerberg’s 5,000 word letter to global community
 This week, the CRISPR-Cas9 patent case came to a close, an encrypted messaging app went open source and Facebook announced some big changes to its video product. These are some of the notable stories in tech from this week. You can also receive this post as a weekly newsletter, delivered to your inbox on Saturday mornings. 1. A judge has determined that CRISPR-Cas9 patents belong to the… Read More ...
Elsa delivers the first single-slot GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, but only in Japan
The GeForce GTX 1050 Ti typically won't work in some space-constrained PC cases where only a single-slot graphics card will fit. That is changing as Elsa announced a GTX 1050 Ti card that can squeeze into a single slot. The post Elsa delivers the first single-slot GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, but only in Japan appeared first on Digital Trends....
How to Configure a Proxy Server on a Chromebook
Chromebooks, Chromeboxes, and other Chrome OS devices allow you to set a proxy server through which you can route your traffic.This may be required to access the Internet on some networks—for example, on business or school networks.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Theranos might be on life support
 It probably comes as no surprise Theranos, the blood testing technology company once worth billions, is struggling to survive. A new report from the Wall Street Journal says the company had just $200 million cash on hand left at the end of 2016 – a quarter of its $800 million in total funding. According to the Journal’s investor sources, Theranos disclosed that number on a… Read More ...