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Dolby’s Dimension headphones bring home theater sound to your ears

8 hours 26 min ago
For over 50 years, Dolby's brand has been synonymous with top-of-the-line audio (and visual) quality. Its innovations in the space, including recent technologies like the Atmos immersive sound, can be experienced in movie theaters and living rooms ar...

NVIDIA unveils the Quadro RTX 4000, its mainstream workstation GPU

8 hours 55 min ago
NVIDIA has unveiled the Quadro RTX 4000, a workstation and deep learning version of its GeForce RTX 2070 gaming GPU. Like that model, it packs 2,304 NVIDIA CUDA cores, 288 Turing Tensor Cores for AI and 8GB of GDDR6 graphics memory, but has fewer ray...

Axon's latest Taser weapon calls police when fired

9 hours 26 min ago
If you're in a dangerous-enough situation to fire a stun gun, you probably want help as soon as possible. Axon certainly thinks so, at least -- it's launching an upgraded version of the Taser Pulse, the Pulse+, that contacts police when you fire the...

Tesla, GM and Nissan will fight to maintain EV tax credits together

9 hours 55 min ago
Tesla, GM and Nissan have teamed up on a new lobbying initiative to extend the $7,500 per vehicle tax credit for EVs. The "EV Drive Coalition" -- which also counts industry giant ABB and non-profit Plug In America as its members -- launched on Tuesda...

The Morning After: Alcohol in your Keurig

10 hours 26 min ago
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Now that Amazon's expansion drama is over, we can focus on the important things in life, like Keurig's new bartender-in-a-box. Also, a new space race is heating up and we've reviewed the latest Kindle Paperwhite...

L'Oreal's wearable sensor tracks UV, pollen and pollution

10 hours 56 min ago
L'Oreal isn't a brand you'd usually associate with medical technology, but over the past few years it's been making major inroads in skin protection innovation. There was My UV Patch, designed to inform wearers how their skin was being affected by th...

Hulu is turning George R.R. Martin's 'Wild Cards' into two new shows

12 hours 26 min ago
Hulu is working with George R. R. Martin to develop at least a couple of shows based on the sci-fi anthology Wild Cards, according to Variety. The stories in the series are set in an alternate post-World War II United States, wherein an airborne viru...

Intel's 'neural network on a stick' brings AI training to you

13 hours 55 min ago
Ahead of its first AI developers conference in Beijing, Intel has announced it's making the process of imparting intelligence into smart home gadgets and other network edge devices faster and easier thanks to the company's latest invention: the Neura...

Withings revives and updates its Pulse fitness tracker

13 hours 56 min ago
Just two months after Withings extricated itself from Nokia's grasp and it is already launching its second new wearable. Delving into its distant past, the company has decided to refresh its original fitness tracker, the Pulse, for a new generation....

Verizon links a Moto Z3 to its 5G network in a 'world's first'

15 hours 9 min ago
Verizon, Motorola, Qualcomm and Samsung announced that they've achieved the world's first 5G data transmission to a smartphone using a "commercial 3GPP 5G New Radio (NR) network." How'd they do it? Using a Moto Z3 with a 5G Moto Mod attached, which i...

Action-packed ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ trailer shows off some combat

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 9:41pm
The appearance of Christmas decorations usually means shifting consumer viewing habits from summer action blockbusters to feel-gooderies like A Charlie Brown Christmas. Luckily, the drop of a new trailer for Alita: Battle Angel, reminds us that the h...

Netflix's Oscar hopeful 'Roma' gets personal in first trailer

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 8:51pm
Roma has been racking up praise from critics on the film festival circuit for months. Now that Netflix released a trailer for the film as it is gearing up for a limited theatrical run, it's easy to see what people have been raving about. The film fro...

Underwater adventure game 'Abzû' is coming to the Nintendo Switch

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 7:26pm
Abzû, the award-winning underground aventure game from Giant Squid Studios, is making its way to the Nintendo Switch. The game will be available on the platform starting November 29th. It will sell for $19.99, but you can save 10 percent off by...

Swatter behind deadly 'Call of Duty' hoax pleads guilty to 51 charges

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 6:16pm
Tyler Barriss is poised to face a stiff punishment for the game-related swatting call that ultimately killed Wichita resident Andrew Finch, not to mention a host of other crimes. Barriss has pleaded guilty to 51 charges as part of a deal, including...

NASA and Autodesk are testing new ways to design interplanetary landers

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 5:36pm
Autodesk, the software company behind AutoCAD, has teamed up with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to look at news ways to create an interplanetary lander that could potentially touch down on the moons of Saturn or Jupiter. When Mark Davis, the...

Essential will restore your headphone jack for $149

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 4:34pm
Did you say you would pay anything to put a headphone jack on a phone where it was painfully absent? Essential wants you to prove it. The startup has released its long-discussed magnetic headphone jack adapter (now called the Audio Adapter HD) for...

YouTube lets European creators add a merch store to their channels

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 4:12pm
Earlier this year, YouTube and Teespring joined forces to launch a shopping hub that allowed US creators to sell custom merchandise directly under their videos. Now, the companies have expanded the merch store to creators in Europe.

The Game Awards nominees include 'God of War,' 'Red Dead Redemption 2'

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 3:51pm
The Game Awards nominees for 2018 are here, and this year it's very, very obvious who's out front. The short list (disclaimer: we're a judge in the competition) is dominated by God of War and Red Dead Redemption 2, both of which have a whopping eight...

Juul stops selling flavored e-cigarette pods, kills social media accounts

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 3:21pm
Juul Labs, the makers of the wildly popular Juul e-cigarettes, announced today that it will stop selling most of its flavored vaping pods in retail stores. The company will also put an end to its social media promotions and advertisements. The decisi...

Facebook’s new career site aims to help job-seekers hone their skills

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 3:06pm
Facebook has updated some of its career tools and launched a new website in order to help its users find new job opportunities, the company said today. Now, along with posting jobs on their Pages, businesses can also post them in Groups, and Facebook...