James Cameron has been toying with the idea of remaking Battle Angel Alita for decades now (seriously, I wrote about it back in 2009). Now, with its first trailer, the anime adaptation finally seems to be more than a myth. It centers on a scientist (Christoph Waltz) who discovers and repairs a trashed cyborg, Alita […]
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Rumor has it Apple plans to add the app to its portfolio for around $400 million.
Lucky (very) early adopters may find a Model 3 under the tree.
There’s an update on the way for those of you with a Home Mini speaker. Google is rolling out a new feature that lets you use the sides of the device to play or pause whatever you’re listening to, be it music, news or if you want to end a call you’re on. Right now, […]
In this study, the researchers used soft microelectrodes that were brushed gently across tissue samples. While it moved across them, it measured the electrical current produced by certain chemicals in the tissues to get an idea of the physical structure of that tissue as well as its composition. The team provided three separate demonstrations of […]
Microsoft has quietly fixed a serious bug in its Windows Defender antivirus software that allowed hackers to hijack infected PCs. The vulnerability was found in the software’s malware protection engine, which is designed to regularly scan files for computer viruses. UK authorities discovered that it could actually be exploited when scanning a “special crafted file,” […]
Just because the price of high-end phones is ticking steadily upward, doesn’t mean you have to bust your budget to get a solid device. The Asus ZenFone V for Verizon offers a sleek glass build and powerful specs for a reasonable $240. It’s attractive, fast, and most importantly, affordable. While camera quality leaves something to […]
Apple is making another big play to bolster its music services with the acquisition of Shazam. According to TechCrunch, Apple is nearing an agreement to buy the popular music-recognition app in a nine-figure deal that could be valued around $400 million. Shazam is a veteran of the first dotcom boom, dating back to 1999. Its […]
(Reuters) – Apple Inc Chief Design Officer Jony Ive is returning to day-to-day management of the company’s design teams after handing off managerial duties two years ago to focus on other projects, Apple told Reuters on Friday. FILE PHOTO – Apple CEO Tim Cook (R) plays with an iPhone as Jonathan Ive, Apple’s Chief Design […]