Alex Trebek Drops Bars On 'Jeopardy!' (VIDEO)
It's debatable, but Alex Trebek might've just announced the best "Jeopardy!" category of his career ... at the expense of Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Wayne and Kanye West. The category was "Let's Rap, Kids" and Trebek had to repeat lyrics from…
MIT creates an intelligent power supply lets hardware sip energy
 Researchers at MIT have created a power supply for small electronic devices that “sips” energy by turning devices on with packets of energy rather than a steady stream. Most power converters release a steady voltage. This means they’re generally inefficient for small devices like sensors and other devices that don’t need to be constantly on. The MIT’s… Read More ...
MobiTV raises $21M as it pivots into set top box-free IPTV for the living room
 MobiTV, one of the first companies (est. 1999) to bring TV services to mobile devices, has raised some funding as it moves into a late-stage pivot to bring its technology to the living room. The company today announced that it has picked up a growth round of $21 million from Oak Investment Partners and Ally Bank. It plans to use the funds for further development and marketing of its… Read More ...
Exclusive: White House delivered EU-skeptic message before Pence visit - sources
BERLIN (Reuters) - In the week before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited Brussels and pledged America's "steadfast and enduring" commitment to the European Union, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon met with a German diplomat and delivered a different message, according to people familiar with the talks. ...
Qualcomm’s big IoT plan includes Android Things OS and tiny radios
Qualcomm is pushing hard into the Internet of Things, embracing Google’s Android Things OS as well as unveiling a pair of tiny, radio-packed chipsets for connected gadgets. Announced ahead of Mobile World Congress 2017 next week, the new tech is all about making smart home kit and other connected devices more power-efficient, smaller, and smarter. For device-makers, it’ll mean speedier … Continue reading...
The Best Streaming Media Device: Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire
Roku, Google's Chromecast, and Amazon's Fire TV Stick are your best choices, but which is the top choice? The post The Best Streaming Media Device: Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire appeared first on Geek.com....
LvlUp Review : Online Advertising Network For Publishers
LvlUp Review : Online Advertising Network For Publishers LvlUp is an online ad network based in Singapore. This platform is a part of Datawrkz group which caters the needs of advertisers and publishers worldwide. This network uses RTB technology to supply ads. The revenue model of this network is CPM. It is a good alternative ... The post LvlUp Review : Online Advertising Network For Publishers appeared first on Way2earning....
This solar-powered smart wallet features RFID-blocking technology, too
You take it everywhere you go, so it better not weigh you down. We're talking, of course, about your wallet. Here to ensure that you have one that is not only slim but also secure is Ekster. The post This solar-powered smart wallet features RFID-blocking technology, too appeared first on Digital Trends.
Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes To Skip Ireland ODIs to Play 14 IPL Games
After bagging big IPL contracts, Ben Stokes and Chris Woakes will skip the ODIs against Ireland to take part in the league while Tymal Mills will be available for the entire duration of the tournament.
How To Replace Notepad with Another Text Editor in Windows
Notepad is a Windows staple that hasn’t really changed in years. It’s fine as a basic text editor, but if you’d like to replace it with something a bit more powerful, then read on.Click Here to Continue Reading...
HTC U Ultra and U Play launched in India: Prices, specifications and features
Taking the competition from Apple’s iPhone 7 and Google Pixel head on in the premium segment in India, Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corporation on Tuesday launched HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play devices which are priced at Rs 59,990 and Rs 39,990, respectively. HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play will be available in the Indian market from March 6 and mid-March, respectively. Both the devices come with 3D-contoured, liquid-adaptive HTC U sonic technology for personalised hearing experience and a uniq...
UPS tests show delivery drones still need work
 On a blueberry farm outside of Tampa, Florida, on Monday, UPS tested the use of drones for residential delivery for the first time. The logistics juggernaut specifically launched an octocopter, or multi-rotor drone, from the top of a delivery van. The drone delivered a package directly to a home, then returned to the van which had now moved down the road to a new location. The van pulled… Read More ...
Here’s how much Verizon’s offer to buy Yahoo is decreasing
After Yahoo’s well-documented trouble with security breaches, we expected to see Verizon decrease its offer to buy the company’s operating business. What started as a $4.8 billion offer was rumored to drop by as much as $1 billion shortly after those breaches came to light, but last week, new reports indicated that the drop would only come in at $250 … Continue reading...
Lights! Camera! Action! Getting ready for the Oscars' red carpet
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - It's not just women who are getting ready for the Oscars' red carpet on Sunday. ...
Oh bee-have! Microchipped bumblebees reveal the secrets of the hive
Bumblebees fitted with microchip backpacks have offered researchers a unique glimpse into the hidden world of colonies. As it turns out, when it comes to carrying the workload, bees behave a lot like human beings. The post Oh bee-have! Microchipped bumblebees reveal the secrets of the hive appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Disable Message Previews in Windows 10 Mail
By default, Windows 10’s Mail app displays the first line of each email in addition to the subject line. If you don’t want this preview text to show, you can easily turn it off.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Tom Brady Police Report ... Cops Value Missing Jersey at $500,000! (DOCUMENT)
Tom Brady's Super Bowl jersey is still missing and presumed stolen, so say Houston cops, and it's valued at at HALF A MILLION BUCKS ... this according to the police report obtained by TMZ Sports.  The document lists the victim as 39-year-old…
Bulletin offers a flexible approach to shared retail space
 In the startup world, opening a real-world, physical store can seem a bit quaint. Who wants to deal with the sky-high rents charged in prime, urban locations, not to mention getting locked into a long-term lease? Well, a Y Combinator-backed company called Bulletin is looking to offer a more flexible experience for brands who want to sell their products in brick-and-mortar stores — COO… Read More ...
Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time
Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest apps on sale in the iOS App Store. The post Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time appeared first on Digital Trends....
Vijay Hazare Trophy: MS Dhoni to Captain Jharkhand, Punjab to be Led by Harbhajan Singh
The Vijay Hazare Trophy, which will start from February 25, will see MS Dhoni captain the Jharkhand state team and Harbhajan Singh lead Punjab