AMC planning subscription streaming service that still requires cable
These days, the streaming video market is varied and plentiful, with everything from Netflix and Hulu to HBO Now and PlayStation Vue. There’s also word that TV network AMC, home of The Walking Dead, is looking to get into the game with its own service. However, they might not have thought their strategy all the way through. Sources say the … Continue reading...
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild review – The grandest adventure yet
I’m just going to admit it right off the bat: I haven’t been on board the Breath of the Wild hype train this entire time. When Nintendo first started showing the game off, alongside the promises it made about a truly open world and a reinvention for the Zelda franchise, I was skeptical. I didn’t think Nintendo could deliver on … Continue reading...
Score up to 48 percent off these popular Lenovo laptops for a limited time
For a limited time Amazon is offering the Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga 11E Touchscreen Convertible Ultrabook for 48 percent off (only $300) and the Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Chromebook for 30 percent off (209). The post Score up to 48 percent off these popular Lenovo laptops for a limited time appeared first on Digital Trends.
Smartphones and humans often fail to detect face morphed photos: Research
A group of researchers has demonstrated that both humans and smartphones show a degree of error in distinguishing face morph photos from their ‘real’ faces on fraudulent identity cards. Researchers at the University of York in Britain investigated what the success rate would be like if two faces were morphed together to create a “new” face. “We use photo ID all the time, not just at borders, and we know that people are not very accurate when matching the photo to th...
Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Self-cleaning gym bags and coffee table Pong
Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't technically buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Self-cleaning gym bags and coffee table Pong appeared first on Digital Trends....
Smartphones and humans often fail to detect face morphed photos: Research
A group of researchers has demonstrated that both humans and smartphones show a degree of error in distinguishing face morph photos from their ‘real’ faces on fraudulent identity cards. Researchers at the University of York in Britain investigated what the success rate would be like if two faces were morphed together to create a “new” face. “We use photo ID all the time, not just at borders, and we know that people are not very accurate when matching the photo to th...
Germany defended against two hacking attacks in 2016 by Russian hackers
Germany last year warded off two cyber attacks by APT28, a top official said Friday, referring to a Russian hacking group also dubbed “Fancy Bear” that experts say successfully targeted Hillary Clinton’s U.S. election campaign. The first, in May 2016, was an attempt to create an Internet domain for Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party in the Baltic region, said Arne Schoenbohm, president of the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI). Th...
Innovative bicycle shock absorber offers to smooth the way for you
The Rinsten Spring installs under the seat of practically any bicycle and absorbs shocks in three dimensions. This keeps the ride comfortable while avoiding excess stress on the rider's body. The post Innovative bicycle shock absorber offers to smooth the way for you appeared first on Digital Trends.
Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Crashing,’ ‘Gimme Danger,’ and more
How are you going to get through this week? By following our guide to the finest films and TV shows streaming now, of course. On the list this week: 'Crashing,' 'Gimme Danger,' and more. The post Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Crashing,’ ‘Gimme Danger,’ and more appeared first on Digital Trends....
Eligible founder Katelyn Gleason’s plan to upend the billion dollar medical billing industry
 Medical billing is a largely untapped and lucrative industry, potentially pulling in $55 billion globally by 2020. But it’s inner workings are still very murky — most of the time it’s not clear how much something will cost and sometimes you don’t even get the (possibly whopping) bill until months down the road. Founder Katelyn Gleason wants to make it easier to know… Read More ...
Japanese authorities decry ongoing robot failures at Fukushima
 Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the country’s devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean up Fukushima Daiichi, the wrecked nuclear power plant. Robots offered a ray of hope amid unfathomable loss. At least they did, until recently. As the Asahi Shimbun reported yesterday, members… Read More ...
Movado debuts first Android Wear watch with sleek, minimalist design
Like many other luxury watchmakers these days, Movado has announced it’s getting into the smartwatch game. At the Baselworld 2017 watch event this week, the company unveiled the new Movado Connect. Powered by Android Wear 2.0, the timepiece features a nearly edge-to-edge display, along with a number of Movado’s signature design elements, including the minimalist case design and the use … Continue reading...
5 songs you need to stream this week: Kendrick Lamar, Angel Olsen, and more
Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Kendrick Lamar, Angel Olsen, and more. The post 5 songs you need to stream this week: Kendrick Lamar, Angel Olsen, and more appeared first on Digital Trends.
Galaxy S8 Plus photos leak, new details on S8 accessories
As the tech world holds its breath in anticipation of the official debut of Samsung‘s Galaxy S8 smartphone, more details and images continue to make their way to the public. While we’ve known things like the phone’s specs and international release dates for a while now, we’ve now got our first look at the larger Galaxy S8 Plus model, along … Continue reading...
Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45: Our first take
Tag Heuer's luxury world of Swiss watches and the high-tech smarts of Intel have come together in the new Connected Modular 45 smartwatch, and you better believe the hype; this is a real Swiss smartwatch through and through. The post Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45: Our first take appeared first on Digital Trends....
For the Dollyrots, crowdsourcing fans free them from labels, keep them authentic
Luis Cabezas of the Dollyrots speaks with digital trends on how both vinyl and digital music have their time and place, and why crowdsourcing their fans keeps their music authentic. The post For the Dollyrots, crowdsourcing fans free them from labels, keep them authentic appeared first on Digital Trends....
PureCarbon Delta Gloves monitor strength training workouts
PureCarbon has launched a crowdfunding campaign for its new Delta Gloves, a pair of gloves that feature integrated smart technology to help wearers monitor their activities. The gloves include SoftSense technology with pressure sensors in the gloves’ palms and fingertips. With these and the related ‘Delta Puck,’ the gloves are able to monitor power output and more to track one’s … Continue reading...
CubeFit TerraMat hides under your standing desk to give your feet a rest
 Back before humans invented chairs we humans stood a lot. Now, almost 100 years later, we tend to sit. However, some people still stand. For those people there is the TerraMat. The TerraMat is like a cat toy for you feet. It features a number of little bumps and ridges designed to let you stretch, exercise, and massage your feed while you’re standing. It was created by two… Read More ...
CubeFit TerraMat hides under your standing desk to give your feet a rest
 Back before humans invented chairs we humans stood a lot. Now, almost 100 years later, we tend to sit. However, some people still stand. For those people there is the TerraMat. The TerraMat is like a cat toy for you feet. It features a number of little bumps and ridges designed to let you stretch, exercise, and massage your feed while you’re standing. It was created by two… Read More ...
Diminishing difficulty: ‘Nioh’ update adds the ability to pause the game
Team Ninja's challenging Souls-like game Nioh received a patch that adds the all-important ability to pause the game, further differentiating it from the Dark Souls series it was inspired by. The post Diminishing difficulty: ‘Nioh’ update adds the ability to pause the game appeared first on Digital Trends.