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Philips will challenge tech giants to bring blockchain to healthcare

PHILIPS WILL CHALLENGE TECH GIANTS TO BRING BLOCKCHAIN TO HEALTHCARE

How far can you trust the institutions and organizations that hold your sensitive medical information? Earlier this month, the Canadian...

Amazon debuts the new, waterproof Kindle Paperwhite

AMAZON DEBUTS THE NEW, WATERPROOF KINDLE PAPERWHITE

Amazon today updated its Paperwhite Kindle with several much-needed features - not the least of which is that it'll now survive a dip...

 
 
 
UK puts on misleading robot puppet-show in Parliament

UK PUTS ON MISLEADING ROBOT PUPPET-SHOW IN PARLIAMENT

The UK's Parliament recently decided to question an actual robot about artificial intelligence. This might sound like a good idea on...

Discord's in-app Store enters open beta with a selection of indies and classics

DISCORD'S IN-APP STORE ENTERS OPEN BETA WITH A SELECTION OF INDIES AND CLASSICS

Discord, the gaming chat app, today opened its fledgling game store and library to beta, meaning anyone can purchase games, launch...

 
 
 
GitHub launches Suggested Changes to make it easier to collaborate within pull requests

GITHUB LAUNCHES SUGGESTED CHANGES TO MAKE IT EASIER TO COLLABORATE WITHIN PULL REQUESTS

GitHub today announced Suggested Changes: a new feature that promises to make it easier to implement and action changes in pull requests....

Adobe Characterizer turns you into an animated drawing with the power of AI

ADOBE CHARACTERIZER TURNS YOU INTO AN ANIMATED DRAWING WITH THE POWER OF AI

When I was a kid, I briefly held the aspiration of making my own cartoons. I dabbled in the animation portion of Flash and made a few...

 
 
 
Amazon gets patriotic while Google embraces censorship

AMAZON GETS PATRIOTIC WHILE GOOGLE EMBRACES CENSORSHIP

Wired's big 25th anniversary event culminated Monday in a summit featuring a veritable who's-who of big tech bosses. And, like everything...

Can we make digital money transfer great again?

CAN WE MAKE DIGITAL MONEY TRANSFER GREAT AGAIN?

As a freelancer working with people around the world, I tend to use these tools not because I particularly like any one of them, but...

 
 
 
Hands-on: Huawei's Mate 20 Pro is the most ambitious phone in recent memory

HANDS-ON: HUAWEI'S MATE 20 PRO IS THE MOST AMBITIOUS PHONE IN RECENT MEMORY

Huawei could have just delivered the P20 Pro this year and left it at that. It was one of the most feature-packed smartphones I've...

Anybody can animate with CrazyTalk Animator 3 Pro for Mac and Windows, now over 50% off

ANYBODY CAN ANIMATE WITH CRAZYTALK ANIMATOR 3 PRO FOR MAC AND WINDOWS, NOW OVER 50% OFF

CrazyTalk Animation 3 Pro thrives on a reputation for ease of use, allowing even virtual beginner animators to produce basic sequences...

 
 
 
This website is tracking the instability of stablecoin Tether

THIS WEBSITE IS TRACKING THE INSTABILITY OF STABLECOIN TETHER

The cryptocurrency sector has grown anxious over a market reliance on controversial “stablecoin” Tether , after its value dropped well...

$11M Indian cryptocurrency scam investigation stalls as victims avoid testifying

$11M INDIAN CRYPTOCURRENCY SCAM INVESTIGATION STALLS AS VICTIMS AVOID TESTIFYING

It seems there's news of a new cryptocurrency scam every week. Usually, as victims come forward the scam is revealed and the perpetrators...

 
 
 
This Day In Deals - 16th October

THIS DAY IN DEALS - 16TH OCTOBER

This Day In Days is a new section where we share the best deals of the day alongside a historical fact, and try to connect the two....

The earth's fate isn't on individuals - it's on society

THE EARTH'S FATE ISN'T ON INDIVIDUALS - IT'S ON SOCIETY

Following the 2015 Paris Agreement to hold the global increase in climate to below 2℃ above pre-industrial levels, the UN's Intergovernmental...

 
 
 
Google explains the magic behind the Pixel 3's Super Res Zoom

GOOGLE EXPLAINS THE MAGIC BEHIND THE PIXEL 3'S SUPER RES ZOOM

Google Pixel 3's camera has a lot of impressive tricks up its sleeve. One of them is Super Res Zoom, which improves digital zoom for...

Dev sends Bitcoin without using the web or the power grid

DEV SENDS BITCOIN WITHOUT USING THE WEB OR THE POWER GRID

One day we might all be able to send Bitcoin from literally anywhere in the world, with no electricity and no internet connection....

 
 
 
MIT is spending $1 billion to open a college in 2019 just for AI

MIT IS SPENDING $1 BILLION TO OPEN A COLLEGE IN 2019 JUST FOR AI

MIT will create a new college with courses combining AI, machine learning, and data science with other academic disciplines. With $1...

Palm's new companion phone is the comeback we didn't ask for

PALM'S NEW COMPANION PHONE IS THE COMEBACK WE DIDN'T ASK FOR

It's been years since the Palm brand graced a new electronic device. It's now on a ‘companion phone,' which is essentially a small,...

 
 
 
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passes away at 65

MICROSOFT CO-FOUNDER PAUL ALLEN PASSES AWAY AT 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died yesterday at the age of 65. He was suffering from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma - a type of cancer. Allen's...

A woman won a Nobel Prize, but science is still sexist

A WOMAN WON A NOBEL PRIZE, BUT SCIENCE IS STILL SEXIST

One of the 2018 Nobel Prizes in physics went to Donna Strickland, a major accomplishment for any scientist. Yet much of the news coverage...

 
 
 



Black Ops 4's First Patch Increases Blackout Player Count

Black Ops 4's First Patch Increases Blackout Player Count

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 hasn't even been out a week yet and already Treyarch has released the game's first patch boasting tweaks across all modes, including a boost to the... Read more ...

T-Mobile upgrades hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity

T-Mobile upgrades hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity

One week after completing a round of low-band LTE upgrades , T-Mobile says that it's rolled out some mid-band LTE upgrades as well. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray today confirmed... Read more ...

Google talks up Titan M security chip in Pixel 3

Google talks up Titan M security chip in Pixel 3

One of the highlight features of the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL is the Titan M, a chip that gives Google's new flagship phones added security. Today Google shared some... Read more ...

Walmart cameras: the best deals in 2018

Walmart cameras: the best deals in 2018

Welcome to our pick of the best cameras on sale at Walmart in 2018. In this guide we're not only look at your standard digital cameras, but also Polaroid instant cameras... Read more ...

Black Ops 4: The Many Ways To Earn Double XP By Eating Food

Black Ops 4: The Many Ways To Earn Double XP By Eating Food

Eating food and drinking liquid that is mostly bad for you and generally not very appealing to begin with could be your key to leveling up faster in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4... Read more ...

Tesla vs Lovecraft is a positively bonkers shooter arriving next week

Tesla vs Lovecraft is a positively bonkers shooter arriving next week

Tesla vs Lovecraft is makings its way from PC over onto mobile, and it should be a pretty darn good time, judging by developer 10tons legacy. The game was created by the same... Read more ...

You can pre-load Red Dead Redemption 2 starting Friday, October 19

You can pre-load Red Dead Redemption 2 starting Friday, October 19

Rockstar's near-guaranteed hit Red Dead Redemption 2 is preparing to hit Xbox and PlayStation servers everywhere this Friday to get you ready for the big launch day. Red Dead... Read more ...

Oops: Researchers say 3.7 billion-year-old ‘fossils' are probably just rocks

Oops: Researchers say 3.7 billion-year-old ‘fossils' are probably just rocks

Hunting for fossils is a difficult business in the first place, but the challenge is multiplied the farther back in time you're searching. Finding bones from a dinosaur that... Read more ...

GameStop Sale On PS4, Xbox One, And Nintendo Switch Games This Week

GameStop Sale On PS4, Xbox One, And Nintendo Switch Games This Week

GameStop refreshes its weekly deals each Wednesday. This week's sale is now available, so you'll find some good deals on all kinds of things, ranging from games and accessories... Read more ...

Wednesday Night Fights x Orange County 3.10 streaming live tonight from...

Wednesday Night Fights x Orange County 3.10 streaming live tonight from Esports Arena, featuring Street Fighter V, Dragon Ball FighterZ, and more!

Check out the high-level competition every Wednesday night at Esports Arena in Santa Ana, CA! Wednesday Night Fights is a hotbed for fierce competition in a variety of fighting... Read more ...