What's stopping you from creating the first killer Kinect 2.0 hack? Well, now that Microsoft's released the do-all sensor's SDK to the public for free you don't have many more excuses. The software development kit is available without any fees and... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
Slightly irked that you have to say "OK Google" whenever you want to use voice search on your Android Wear smartwatch? Microsoft, of all companies, is coming to your rescue. The developer is leading a trio of experimental Android releases with... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
In almost every security incident there's some best practice that someone didn't follow. Here are six security technologies and techniques that would help in these cases. [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Linux
Valve has released to stable their SteamOS Update 145 today after the changes were in their alchemist beta testing area since last week... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Linux
The system, which includes a projector and 3D scanner, will be one of several products introduced in NYC on Oct. 29, according to a report. [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Linux
It's no secret that the US wireless market is saturated, and that most people who want a mobile device have already purchased one by now. Naturally, this means that the national players in the industry are looking for other points of revenue to aid... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
Want to upgrade to an iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3? Maybe you're just drooling over the new Retina iMac. We reviewed them all, so you're covered either way. But that's not all we have on deck -- read on for Engadget's news highlights from the last 24... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
Heads up, Android fans: Google Earth for your phones is about to get a lot better. That's what the folks in Mountain View are promising, anyway -- they've released an update to the app brings with it snappier performance and improved labels for maps... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
Went on a spending spree with your Bank of America debit card the moment Apple Pay hit your iPhone? You might be in for a (brief) shock. The bank is now issuing refunds after it charged at least some Apple Pay users twice when they made purchases at... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
As the music video starts, Avicii nonchalantly wanders into Stockholm's Tele2 Arena. He strolls past the venue's reception; a Grand Marnier poster gets some vital screen time. The bass drops. The crowd goes wild. For some reason, I feel like... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
The system, which includes a projector and 3D scanner, will be one of several products introduced in NYC on Oct. 29, according to a report. The system, which includes a projector and 3D scanner, will be one of several products introduced in NYC on Oct. 29, according to a report. Read more [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Hardware
Fitness trackers come a dime a dozen and worse, they all seem to do the same thing: monitor your step count, calorie burn and sleep quality. As it happens, the Life Tracker 1, the first device from a startup called Pivotal Living, does all these... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
Google has joined forces with the Jane Goodall Institute to bring Street Views of Gombe National Park and its numerous chimpanzees. Using portable Trekkers, Google's intrepid photogs captured thousands of 360-degree images in the jungles where... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
At Twitter's Flight mobile developer conference, Jawbone just announced a new app called Drop, which lets you and your friends create and manage playlists with tweets. Hosain Rahman, Jawbone's CEO, says that this would be very useful in party... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
Many musicians put their tunes on Pandora in the hopes that they'll build an audience, but how are they supposed to know it's working? That's what the streaming service's new Artist Marketing Platform (AMP) aims to solve. The initiative gives... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
In almost every security incident there's some best practice that someone didn't follow. Here are six security technologies and techniques that would help in these cases. In almost every security incident there's some best practice that someone didn't follow. Here are six security technologies and techniques that would help in these [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Linux EnterPrise
eWEEK looks at 10 application outages that could have been avoided with the use of artificial intelligence-based monitoring. [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Linux
At its mobile developer conference in San Francisco, Twitter just announced Digits, a brand new way to login to apps with just your phone number. Instead of going through the tedious process of signing up with an email and password or using one of... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget
IACET: Linux Foundation General Manager of Training and Certification Clyde Seepersad blogs about the future of online learning and his lessons from the Intro to Linux MOOC. [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Linux
If you're anything like us, Google's Gmail has an iron grip on your life. Google's looking to create a whole new iron grip with a new app from its Gmail team, and it's called "Inbox." What is it? That's a good question -- Google's made a demo slash... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Source: Engadget