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Samsung’s new Gear 360 camera shoots in 4K and works with iPhones – The Verge

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Samsung just announced a new version of its Gear 360 camera, which as the name suggests shoots video and photos in 360 degrees, and has a new design that’s supposed to make it easier for non-video-nerds to use. It is admittedly cute, and has a nifty stabilization ring. The big question is whether its new handheld design is a step forward in capturing 360 imagery, or whether we’re about to…

Sony World Photography Awards 2017: Winning photos – CNN

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The 10 best photographs: Out of more than 105,000 entries, 10 outstanding photographs were selected as category winners in the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards’ Open competition. German photographer Ralph Gräf’s “Gassing Up At Roy’s” was named the best travel shot. Copyright: © Ralph Gräf, Germany, 1st Place, Open, Travel, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards

Minnesota-born fashion photographer celebrates beauty in new … – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Fashion photography is one part fevered dream, one part visual spectacle and one part shoulder shrug — the same outré photo spread (in the same glossy fashion rag) that you flipped through last month. If you follow fashion, you expect to see provocative images, so there’s no real impetus to stop and be provoked. Now imagine flipping the page and encountering an image that’s beautiful for beauty’s sake — no…

Canon gains new photo-printing possibilities with the acquisition of Kite.ly – Digital Trends

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Canon is working to create a printing solution for its users that is app-based. Canon could be turning out more mobile printing solutions soon. On Tuesday, Canon Europe announced the acquisition of Kite.ly, a mobile ecommerce platform designed for in-app printing. Canon Europe says the new acquisition will allow the company to expand their digital services, offering “a print ecosystem unrivaled in scope.” Kite.ly isn’t a stand-alone program but rather…

Samsung S8 Copied Google’s Pixel Camera And Improved It – Forbes

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ian Morris Samsung Galaxy S8 I’ve said it loads and got a load of hassle for it, but the Google Pixel camera shouldn’t be as good as it is. The fact is, however, that Google absolutely nailed the crucial part of the camera in that phone – the software. Now Samsung is bursting on the scene with an improved camera that should, all being well, smash the record set by…

Tech Roundup: Capturing Memories With a Lot of Video Cameras – New York Times

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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Will Apple scrap the MacBook? Firm’s lawyers drop hint about the return of the flagship retro ‘Powerbook’ – Daily Mail

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The PowerBook series was discontinued in 2006 after 15 years of production Apple was granted the PowerBook trademark which was applied for by lawyers The first PowerBook had a floppy disc reader and a monochrome display By Phoebe Weston For Mailonline Published: 08:17 EDT, 29 March 2017 | Updated: 08:34 EDT, 29 March 2017 e-mail 8 View comments Apple lawyers have sparked speculation that the company is bringing back their…

WATCH | 3 Tyler thieves brazenly steal six Mac laptops from local computer store – myfoxzone.com

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Three suspects brazenly stole $9300 in Mac laptops from Simply Mac in Tyler

Audi Unions Worried They’ll Miss Out on Electric Cars – Fortune

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Labour leaders at Volkswagen’s luxury Audi brand have asked top management to assign production of an all-electric model to the carmaker’s main plant in Germany, concerned they might lose out as electric cars gain in importance. Audi will next year start building its first mass-produced electric model, the e-tron quattro sport-utility vehicle, at a plant in Brussels, together with batteries that will also be used in other VW group electric…

Would you pay $40000 for a bicycle? Luxury car brand Bugatti announces the arrival of the world’s lightest bike – Daily Mail

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The superbike is built from reinforced carbon and weighs just 5kg (11 pounds) French car manufacturer Bugatti has released just 667 models worldwide Elite bikes come in a range of colours and cost $39,803 (£32,000) By Daisy Dunne For Mailonline Published: 09:59 EDT, 29 March 2017 | Updated: 09:59 EDT, 29 March 2017 e-mail 40 View comments The luxury manufacturer behind the world’s fastest car has now created the world’s…

Tesla updates Autopilot, Autosteer now works to 80 mph in new cars – The Verge

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Tesla has updated its Autopilot software, bringing more advanced semi-autonomous driving capabilities to Tesla vehicles built since October 2016. That’s when Tesla began including a more advanced sensor-suite in its Model S and Model X vehicles. Though while the hardware is more advanced, it’s taken Tesla’s engineers a few months to slowly roll out the capabilities of the companion software. The end result was that buyers of new Tesla cars…

Audi Goes Elec-trike! – Yanko Design – Form Beyond Function

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

If Formula One refers to motor powered vehicles, what type of power do you think Formula Zero might refer to?! The answer is… YOU! The power-assisted Audi Formula Zero trike is perfect for zipping between short distances. Channeling an uber-minimalist Audi aesthetic, the stripped-down design features a modular structure for easy assembly and maintenance. Its framework consists of aluminum, plastic and composite materials, making it incredibly lightweight yet durable. Safely…

Pep&Co clothing range to be in 100 Poundland stores by year’s end – The Guardian

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Poundland is to put value fashion into more than 100 stores by the end of the year as it tries to step into the gap on the high street once filled by Woolworths. The chain, which was bought by the South African group Steinhoff International for £610m in September, expects to put Pep&Co clothing outlets in up to 200 of its 850 stores over the longer term. Pep&Co is also…

February puts a chill on digital video game sales growth, revenues hit $7.8 billion – CNBC

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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Samsung DeX gadget transforms the Galaxy S8 into a PC – Telegraph.co.uk

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Samsung say the DeX is “designed to improve productivity for mobile professionals”, and means you no longer have to carry around multiple devices, like a laptop or tablet.   It provides users with an Android-based desktop-like experience, allowing them to access apps, edit documents, browse the web and more, directly from the smartphone on a larger display.

Man steals cell phone from 4-year-old inside Florida Walmart – KTRK-TV

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

A man has been arrested after police say he stole a cell phone from a 4-year-old girl inside a Walmart store in Florida. Little Angelina’s father, Nelson Quiles, says he was so eager to catch the crook who stole his daughter’s cell phone that he sent a text message to her number. And the robber, Mykhal Henderson, responded. “I was telling him he should return the phone because he stole…