Tree-incorporating concept house recycles water and may inspire future homes
Designed by civil engineer Anthony Leung, this eco-friendly treehouse incorporates sustainable concepts to work with -- rather than against -- nature, with trees acting as support columns, and a grass roof. The post Tree-incorporating concept house recycles water and may inspire future homes appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Change the Auto-Reply Message in Android Auto
Android Auto does a lot to make your phone more useful and safe in the car—it simplifies the interface and limits functionality, only allowing access to key apps that you need while on the go. More recently, Google incorporated an “auto-reply” feature that allows users to quickly reply to incoming messages.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Apple iPhone X blueprint leak suggest A11 CPU along with the vertical dual-camera seup
There have a number of leaks and speculations about Apple launching a third iPhone this year along with the regular updates to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. While some are calling the third variant as the iPhone 8, some believe it will be called iPhone X marking the 10th anniversary of the smartphone. The latest leak is an alleged blueprint showing the internal components of the so-called iPhone X. One can clearly notice the from the blueprint the smartphone’s dual rear camera design which...
StreetDrone’s new autonomous electric car is made for the education market
 Self-driving cars are popping up all over, but UK-based StreetDrone thinks it should be easier for the education market to pick one up, ready with all the sensors and tech on board they need to provide the basis for research and study. That’s why they created the StreetDrone ONE, an electric vehicle built using the Renault Twizy with a suite of autonomous driving sensors, ready for… Read More ...
Life may seed from planet to planet in TRAPPIST-1 system, study finds
In February, NASA announced the discovery of three potentially habitable planets. Now, researchers have concluded that, if life does exist in that solar system, it could feasibly be transferred from planet to planet. The post Life may seed from planet to planet in TRAPPIST-1 system, study finds appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to Get Notifications When Someone Posts on Instagram
Like Facebook, Instagram uses a feed sorting algorithm rather than have everything show up chronologically. This is great because it means you should see all the photos you most likely want to, but sometimes it means a post from a person you want to see everything from will get buried.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Bitcoin and Ether prices hit all-time high
 Something is going on in the cryptocurrency world, but it’s hard to figure out why prices are jumping. Both bitcoin and Ether prices are currently trading at an all-time high. According to Coindesk’s price index, you could buy one bitcoin for $1,343 earlier today. It roughly represents a 6 percent increase in 7 days, and a 34 percent increase in a month. And when it comes to the… Read More ...
Bitcoin and Ether prices hit all-time high
 Something is going on in the cryptocurrency world, but it’s hard to figure out why prices are jumping. Both bitcoin and Ether prices are currently trading at an all-time high. According to Coindesk’s price index, you could buy one bitcoin for $1,343 earlier today. It roughly represents a 6 percent increase in 7 days, and a 34 percent increase in a month. And when it comes to the… Read More ...
How, When, and Why to Set a Connection as Metered on Windows 10
Windows 10 is designed for PCs with unlimited Internet connections, and it normally uses as much of your download and upload bandwidth as it wants without asking. Setting a connection as metered puts you back in control, and it’s essential on some types of connections.Click Here to Continue Reading...
Musical.ly reportedly partners with Apple Music for its music snippets
 According to a new report from Recode, Musical.ly is about to release a new update to its mobile app with a major change. The company is switching from 7digital to Apple music for its music catalog. Musical.ly’s video social network app has skyrocketed last year, raising $100 million at a $500 million valuation and reaching 40 million monthly active users. And yet, the app is mostly used… Read More ...
Apple iPhone X (2017) rumors and news
The iPhone 7S and 7S Plus may not be the only iPhones arriving from Apple in 2017. The iPhone X (or iPhone 8) is rumored to be a celebratory model for the iPhone's 10th anniversary. Here's everything we know about it. The post Apple iPhone X (2017) rumors and news appeared first on Digital Trends.
Didi Chuxing, the Uber of China, confirms $5.5B raise for global and AI push
 After weeks of reports that Didi Chuxing, the Uber of China, was raising another monster round of funding, today the company confirmed the close: it has raised a fresh $5.5 billion, it said in a statement today, to continue global expansion and to invest deeper into emerging areas like artificial intelligence to bring more advanced systems to its transportation service. The company… Read More ...
PayTM parent company One97 set to raise Rs 120 crore investment from SoftBank
One97 Communications, owner of electronics payments provider Paytm, is set to raise more than 120 billion rupees ($1.87 billion) from Japan’s SoftBank Group, The Economic Times reported on Friday citing sources. The deal will value Noida-based One97 at about $9 billion and provide a 20 percent stake to SoftBank, the report said. Moreover, One97 plans to earmark nearly $1 billion to expand its payments business into high growth areas like lending and insurance, the report added. SoftBank de...
DJI is offering a huge cash reward in a bid to solve an airport drone mystery
Drone maker DJI has been so troubled by a string of rogue-drone incidents at an international airport that it's offering a large cash reward to help catch those responsible. The post DJI is offering a huge cash reward in a bid to solve an airport drone mystery appeared first on Digital Trends.
An Apple self-driving car has been spotted in California, and it’s built from off-the-shelf parts
Apple received permission to start testing self-driving vehicles on California’s roads earlier this month. It’s now two weeks since the permission was granted and, finally, an Apple-powered self-driving car takes to the streets of the state. Photos of the car have been handed over to Bloomberg, and its subsequent report on the car suggests that it’s festooned with off-the-shelf sensors, including a 64-channel lidar unit from Velodyne Lidar Inc. Lidar is short for light det...
Netflix is playing down the significance of its first major distribution deal in China
 Netflix has played down the significance of its first major licensing deal in China, news of which was announced this week. The company’s share price surged nearly six percent after it announced that it had agreed to a distribution deal with iQiyi, one of China’s largest video portals which was started by internet giant Baidu. The news was first revealed at the APOS 2017 event… Read More ...
Google Classroom opens its doors to one and all
Google Classroom used to be pretty restricted in terms of who could use it, but recent changes — the latest announced on Thursday — have opened the management system up to anyone who wants to teach or learn. The post Google Classroom opens its doors to one and all appeared first on Digital Trends.
Investors are betting 3DR can find life after Solo as a drone data platform
 An early player in drone-tech, 3D Robotics Inc., announced that it has raised $53 million in a Series D round of funding on Thursday, including new equity funding and conversion of debt equity. Atlantic Bridge led the round joined by Autodesk Forge Fund, True Ventures, Foundry Group, Mayfield and other undisclosed investors, according to the company statement. The company didn’t break… Read More ...
Hajime botnet has infected almost 300,000 IoT devices, ready for large scale DDoS attack
A new mysterious malware that builds a vast peer-to-peer botnet to infect the Internet of Things (IoT) worldwide has been identified with almost 300,000 devices under its control, ready to perform a large-scale DDoS attack. ‘Hajime’, meaning ‘beginning’ in Japanese, was identified by Russia-based cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab and has recently been propagating extensively, infecting multiple devices worldwide. But ‘Hajime’s real purpose still remains a myst...
Cloudera and Carvana, tech’s next two IPOs, both price at $15 per share
 Another day another IPO(s). Due to the recent success of public offerings from companies like Yext, Okta and Snap it seems the time is now for startups to go public. And tomorrow we have two IPOs that are weirdly similar when you look at the numbers. Both will offer the same amount of shares for the same price on the same exchange, and even sound alike – Carvana and Cloudera. I… Read More ...