News: Tech & Science

Here’s how to master Snapchat’s new Custom Stories feature

Wednesday  16:25,   24 may 2017
The Daily Dot

Snapchat‘s new Custom Stories feature is going to be a huge hit at parties. In an attempt to stay one step ahead of Instagram Stories, Snapchat created a way of collaborating with friends on the app. In an attempt to stay one step ahead of[...]

Here’s how to master Snapchat’s new Custom Stories feature

Wednesday  16:24,   24 may 2017
The Daily Dot

Snapchat‘s new Custom Stories feature is going to be a huge hit at parties. In an attempt to stay one step ahead of Instagram Stories, Snapchat created a way of collaborating with friends on the app. In an attempt to stay one step ahead of[...]

Acer launches Predator Z35P ultrawide curved gaming monitor

Wednesday  16:24,   24 may 2017
The Verge

Curved monitors are great for gaming. Acer’s been making them for a while, going back to the 35-inch Predator Z35 from 2015. Now the company has announced the Predator Z35P, an updated version of the Z35 that offers even better resolution than the[...]

Acer launches Predator Z35P ultrawide curved gaming monitor

Wednesday  16:24,   24 may 2017
The Verge

Curved monitors are great for gaming. Acer’s been making them for a while, going back to the 35-inch Predator Z35 from 2015. Now the company has announced the Predator Z35P, an updated version of the Z35 that offers even better resolution than the[...]

Here's proof Apple is working on a technology that will increase the iPhone's internet speeds

Wednesday  16:24,   24 may 2017
Tech Insider

Apple has filed an application to test next-generation wireless technologies, often called "5G," that could potentially radically increase the speed and bandwidth of a cellular connection. An application for an experimental license to use[...]

Here's proof Apple is working on a technology that will increase the iPhone's internet speeds

Wednesday  16:23,   24 may 2017
Tech Insider

Apple has filed an application to test next-generation wireless technologies, often called "5G," that could potentially radically increase the speed and bandwidth of a cellular connection. An application for an experimental license to use[...]

8Bitdo's retro Bluetooth controllers now work with Nintendo Switch

Wednesday  16:23,   24 may 2017
TechCrunch

Need more controllers for your Nintendo Switch? If you already have some of 8Bitdo's excellent Bluetooth, classic system-inspired game pads lying around, you're all set thanks to a new firmware update. Even if you don't yet have any of[...]

8Bitdo's retro Bluetooth controllers now work with Nintendo Switch

Wednesday  16:23,   24 may 2017
TechCrunch

Need more controllers for your Nintendo Switch? If you already have some of 8Bitdo's excellent Bluetooth, classic system-inspired game pads lying around, you're all set thanks to a new firmware update. Even if you don't yet have any of[...]

Warby Parker has an app that checks your eyes at home

Wednesday  11:45,   24 may 2017
Engadget

Usually, completing a vision test for new glasses requires a trip to the optometrist and the glasses store. Newly announced technology could change that, however. Warby Parker, which started out as a try-before-you-buy mail-order eyeglasses[...]

Warby Parker has an app that checks your eyes at home

Wednesday  11:45,   24 may 2017
Engadget

Usually, completing a vision test for new glasses requires a trip to the optometrist and the glasses store. Newly announced technology could change that, however. Warby Parker, which started out as a try-before-you-buy mail-order eyeglasses[...]

Warby Parker has an app that checks your eyes at home

Wednesday  11:45,   24 may 2017
Engadget

Usually, completing a vision test for new glasses requires a trip to the optometrist and the glasses store. Newly announced technology could change that, however. Warby Parker, which started out as a try-before-you-buy mail-order eyeglasses[...]

Whitson repairs space station in 10th spacewalk

Wednesday  11:20,   24 may 2017
USA TODAY

Astronaut Peggy Whitson on Tuesday repaired a critical International Space Station system during a nearly three-hour spacewalk that moved her into second place on NASA’s career list for most spacewalking time. Joined by NASA’s Jack Fischer, [...]

Whitson repairs space station in 10th spacewalk

Wednesday  11:20,   24 may 2017
USA TODAY

Astronaut Peggy Whitson on Tuesday repaired a critical International Space Station system during a nearly three-hour spacewalk that moved her into second place on NASA’s career list for most spacewalking time. Joined by NASA’s Jack Fischer, [...]

Facebook's latest journalism fix connects users with local news

Wednesday  07:25,   24 may 2017
Engadget

Earlier this year, Mark Zuckerberg and company announced the Facebook Journalism Project -- an initiative to repair the social network's reputation with journalists and help fight the spread of fake news. In an email exchange with[...]

Facebook's latest journalism fix connects users with local news

Wednesday  07:25,   24 may 2017
Engadget

Earlier this year, Mark Zuckerberg and company announced the Facebook Journalism Project -- an initiative to repair the social network's reputation with journalists and help fight the spread of fake news. In an email exchange with[...]