Trump might kill next month’s new startup visa before it takes effect
 According to a report by the San Francisco Chronicle, the Trump administration may rescind or indefinitely delay the International Entrepreneur Rule, widely regarded as the U.S. version of a startup visa. Overseen by the Department of Homeland Security the rule is intended to “increase and enhance entrepreneurship, innovation, and job creation in the United States.” Anxiously… Read More ...
Lung problems? SensiVest will monitor your respiratory system with radar
Around half of the people who suffer from heart failure wind up back in hospital within six months. Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is testing a radar-boasting smart vest that could help. The post Lung problems? SensiVest will monitor your respiratory system with radar appeared first on Digital Trends.
Google Glass is apparently still around — and just got its first update in nearly three years
 Dust off your Google Glasses, those who still have them — the $1,500 face computer is back in the spotlight today with a few updates. In its first update since September 2014, Google Glass got a “MyGlass” companion app update, some bug fixes and now supports Bluetooth. Read More ...
Bye, bye bills! Harvard’s HouseZero produces more energy than it consumes
A new project at Harvard sets out to achieve the nigh-impossible: To retrofit an existing home so that it produces more energy than it consumes. Wave goodbye to electric bills forever! The post Bye, bye bills! Harvard’s HouseZero produces more energy than it consumes appeared first on Digital Trends.
Apple goes after clones and spam on the App Store
 Every time Apple’s developer conference rolls around we get a smattering of changes to the App Store Review guidelines. This corpus of rules can be, in turns, opaque and explicit and has caused a decent amount of consternation over the years for developers as they try to read into how Apple might interpret one rule or another. I remember the crushing of apps like AppShopper and… Read More ...
Pack your pockets with up to $15K through Microsoft’s extended Edge bounty program
Microsoft has extended its Edge bug bounty program indefinitely, serving up to $15,000 for qualified vulnerabilities found in the browser. This bounty applies to the "preview" version served up in the Windows Insider program. The post Pack your pockets with up to $15K through Microsoft’s extended Edge bounty program appeared first on Digital Trends....
Samsung plans stand-alone ‘Odyssey’ VR headsets with crazy sharp displays
Samsung's stand-alone virtual reality headset is moving along in development, and may sport displays packing 2,000 pixels per inch. The news arrives after Samsung revealed an Ultra HD 1.96-inch LCD with 2,250 pixels per inch. The post Samsung plans stand-alone ‘Odyssey’ VR headsets with crazy sharp displays appeared first on Digital Trends....
Wearable shipments projected to grow over 20 percent this year
Analysts at IDC predict strong growth in the wearables market, fueled by affordable basic watches and innovative smartwatch software. By 2021, it projects shipments as high as 240.1 million units. The post Wearable shipments projected to grow over 20 percent this year appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Back Up All Your Photos with Amazon’s Prime Photos
Millions of people are Amazon Prime subscribers, but many of them don’t realize that in addition to free shipping and Prime Instant Video, they also get unlimited photo storage for all their computers and mobile devices.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Home robot Kuri can now recognize pets, see and stream in HD
 The domestic robot that looks like an extra cut from Disney’s Wall-E is coming along nicely, after debuting at CES this year with a Holiday 2017 release window. Mayfield Robotics’ Kuri is an expressive bowling pin that will steal your heart and hopes to become a key element of your family’s home life, and its latest updates make it better at capturing cherished memories,… Read More ...
Windows Store finally tunes into Spotify with a new app
Spotify has finally published an app in the Windows Store, which means that Windows 10 S users -- and everyone else running Windows 10 Anniversary Edition or later -- can now install it. The post Windows Store finally tunes into Spotify with a new app appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Add Third-Party Devices to the Abode Home Security System
When setting up your Abode home security system, the app shows you how to connect and install the included sensors, but third-party devices are left to your own accord. You can, however, add third-party devices. Here’s how.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Don’t cry for me, Ubertina
 Uber has been in trouble for a while. The company was built on a bro-tastic, anything goes attitude that goes way back to God View and the targeted harassment of journalists. In short, it was built on an original sin that was never washed clean. There are two takeaways circulated in the valley this week regarding Travis Kalanick departure. The first is similar to this one: Travis leaving Uber… Read More ...
Spotify vs. Apple Music: Which service is the streaming king?
Apple Music is giving Spotify a run for its money, but which service is best for you? We compare and contrast all we know about the two streaming music services to help you make the best decision. The post Spotify vs. Apple Music: Which service is the streaming king? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Uber’s toxic culture risks its driverless future too
 Investors, first and foremost, are concerned with the value of a company. So make no mistake, Uber’s investors have calculated the company’s toxic culture under Kalanick’s leadership is a risk to their long term investment… Read More ...
Fit Finder from ThirdLove will find the perfect bra for your body
Given how difficult it is to find a comfortable bra that fits, it's no wonder that women are always on the lookout for new, innovative options. And the latest may come from ThirdLove. The post Fit Finder from ThirdLove will find the perfect bra for your body appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Completely Block Distractions on macOS with Self Control
You settle in to do some work, but first, you check email for a second. Okay, now work. Wait: let’s check Facebook. Work now? In a bit: first Twitter, then back to email, then Facebook one more time in case anyone responded.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Adobe acquires Mettle’s SkyBox tools to expand its VR video portfolio
 Adobe today announced that it has acquired all of Mettle‘s SkyBox technologies and plug-ins for building transitions, titles and effects in VR applications and 360 degree videos. Mettle had already made a name for itself over the last few years by providing these plug-ins for Adobe tools like Premiere Pro and After Effects, to the Adobe team was obviously aware of Mettle’s efforts… Read More ...
How does wireless electricity work? The magic of wire-free power transfer, explained
These days you don't need a power cable to charge your device. Learn about wireless electricity, and the two biggest standards on the market, PowerMat and Qi. We think Tesla would be proud. The post How does wireless electricity work? The magic of wire-free power transfer, explained appeared first on Digital Trends....
Snapchat launches location sharing feature Snap Map
 Snapchat’s next big feature wants to get you to meet up with friends in real-life rather than just watching each other’s lives on your phones. Snap Map lets you share your current location, which appears to friends on a map and updates when you open Snapchat. It’s rolling out today to all iOS and Android users globally. “We’ve built a whole new way to explore… Read More ...