Apple’s new gaming service might be announced Monday

The focus at Apple’s much-anticipated media event set for Monday will be largely on the company’s updated Apple News service as well as its plans for original TV shows offered through a Netflix-like package available exclusively to Apple device owners. We may, however, also get fresh details about the iPhone maker’s planned game subscription bundle, […]

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How To Use Siri On The iPad

Siri has seen a lot of growth ever since it was launched on the iPad. She can take voice dictation, schedule meetings, update your Facebook page, read your email and remind you to take out your trash. She can also speak in a British accent if you like. How To Turn Siri On or Off […]

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The Driverless Car Revolution Has Begun

Self-driving cars are on American roads. Hundreds of them are driving around Arizona as you read this article. And before year’s end, the company that operates these cars will launch a self-driving rideshare service to the public in Arizona. It’ll operate just like Uber. You press a button on your phone and a robot taxi […]

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Nuro expands Kroger driverless deliveries to Houston

Nuro, a self-driving car company founded by two former Google employees, today announced that it’s expanding its driverless delivery partnership with grocery giant Kroger to a new market: Houston. This follows pilots in Scottsdale, Arizona that kicked off in August, first with a fleet of modified Toyota Priuses and then with Nuro’s custom vehicle, R1. In Houston, […]

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Facebook, Instagram Apps Suffer Hours-Long Worldwide Outages for Some Users

Apps for Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp were down for some users around the world for several hours Wednesday, with unidentified technical problems causing widespread disruptions. Facebook took to Twitter to update users on the situation. The company acknowledged the problems in a tweet at 1:49 p.m. ET, saying, “We’re aware that some people are currently having trouble accessing the Facebook […]

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FORMER NASA CHIEF SCIENTIST: HUMANS COULD BE ON MARS IN FIVE YEARS

NASA’s current goal is to put humans on Mars sometime in the 2030s. But according to Ellen Stofan, former chief scientist of NASA, the agency could reach that milestone much sooner. “We could go in five if we really tried,” she claimed in a recent interview — but that doesn’t mean she thinks NASA should accelerate its timeline. Stofan […]

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Rideshare advertising startup Firefly launches with $21.5M in funding

Firefly, a startup that allows rideshare drivers to make money through digital advertising, is officially launching today. It’s also announced that it has raised $21.5 million in seed funding. “Being the first at building out the IP is going to be the main differentiator,” said co-founder and CEO Kaan Gunay. “Over half our team are […]

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Aston Martin’s Autonomous Flying Car Concept Is Sleek And Sexy

In the age where companies like Terrafugia and Opener are actually building and testing flying cars, putting out a concept design and video can seem a bit cheeky. But when it’s Aston Martin, we can’t help but drool a little. The company just oozes a classical style that is always nice to see in any vision of the future.   […]

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How humans and technology conspired to spoil the World Cup Final

Goal-line technology — available in tennis since the turn of the century — finally meant that all the goals scored would actually count. Moreover, the Video Assistant Referee was there to make sure that referees on the pitch blew their whistles in the right direction. Mostly, it worked. Except, that is, when it came to […]

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Apple Watch Series 4: Rumored specs, price, release date

The Apple Watch debuted back in 2015, and in the three years since it’s become the top smartwatch on the market. But it’s also kept a pretty similar-looking design. Updates have included GPS and full swim-ready water resistance in the Apple Watch Series 2, and onboard cellular connectivity in Apple Watch Series 3. The next version could finally be […]

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