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Uber Unveils 'Flying Car' Prototype for Aerial Taxi Service

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Uber has revealed its latest model - a generic design that aircraft makers can use as a starting point for planes that will qualify to run on the UberAir network. The passenger cost per mile, Allison said, needs to be competitive with the variable cost of vehicle ownership. "There's no magic or huge leap of science that needs to occur here", Jeff Holden, Uber's chief product officer, said in a live-streamed keynote address. Read More »

Google makes machine learning easy for developers with ML Kit

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In the future, Google will add an API for Smart Reply. This machine learning feature is debuting in Google Inbox and will scan emails to generate several short replies to your messages, which you can send with a single tap. Accessing the cloud-based data will cost some coin, though Google didn't specify how it will charge. "Our goal is to make machine learning just another tool", he said. Read More »

Google Maps 'For You' Section, Augmented Reality Features Announced

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Instead of relying on an unclear blue dot while walking around a cluttered city, Google suggests this camera-fueled augmented reality interface may one day save the day. In order to make this possible, GPS alone lacks the precision needed, so Google have been working on implementing a new system, referred to as VPS, or the Visual Positioning System. Read More »

Thanos is Now Playable in Fortnite

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You will need some serious firepower to take down Thanos . Update 4.1 should make those places good for more than early-match looting: Epic says the patch ups the odds of "the final circle ending near the outer areas of the map by 25 percent". Read More »

Windows 10 April Update: Users Face Freezing issues

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It also announced a new "Microsoft Intelligent Security Association" for security technology partners so they can benefit from, and contribute to. Screen Sketch is the modernized version of the snipping tool. Taking screenshots becomes easier Microsoft is making it easier for users to take screenshots on Windows 10 . If you're a Narrator user, please take a moment to try out Sets with today's build and share feedback about the experience. Read More »

Square Enix E3 Showcase Announced

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It will begin at 10am PDT, 1pm EDT, 6pm BEST, 7pm CEST, June 11 . Square Enix has taken to their Twitter account to announce their E3 2018 showcase , coming on Monday, June 11 at 10 a.m. And it is always good to see Square Enix joining the conference along with the others. First and foremost is without a doubt Kingdom Hearts III , the game that's kept Kingdom Hearts players waiting for so long. Read More »

Gmail for iOS now supports sending money with Google Pay & snoozing emails

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Google explains that the new snooze button in Gmail for iOS means you can delay dealing with an email until later. This works well. You can keep writing emails as you regularly write. For now, the new Money Feature is made available in the United States. A few days before, Google had announced a complete redesign for Gmail which included a slew of new, advanced features. Read More »

Facebook To Release Its Version Of Bitmoji Called Facebook Avatars

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Jane Manchun Wong tweeted (via CNET ) a series of screengrabs that indicate it will be an optional feature which users can choose to switch on or not. However, the feature is still early in development and Facebook isn't sure when it will start publicly testing. Facebook is secretly working on the new feature that will enable the users to create their more realistic Avatars. Read More »

Buffett bashes Bitcoin as thriving on mystique

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Apple's stock has been further boosted by news that Warren Buffett has endorsed Apple wholeheartedly, telling CNBC that he would love to hold 100 percent stock of Apple. Buffett said Wells Fargo clearly had the wrong incentives in place and didn't act quickly enough when bank employees opened as many as 2 million accounts without getting customers' permission to meet aggressive sales targets. Read More »

Instagram continue their venture into the music market with 'music stickers'

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In the coming weeks, Instagram will also bring video chat to its platform and give friends a new way to spend time together - even when they aren't actually together. If it does play a clip, will you be able to select which clip? Musical.ly clips are already being shared a lot on Instagram and adding this native music stickers feature could have an impact on Musical.ly's user base, as pointed out by 9To5Mac. Read More »

Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe gets Edition 1 treatment

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The Edition 1 version of the GT 4-Door will be presented during the ADAC Zurich 24h Race at Germany's Nürburgring next weekend. These are topped off by 21-inch AMG cross-spoke forged wheels. From a dead start, the new four-door AMG GT model can complete the century sprint in just 3.2 seconds, before reaching a terminal velocity of 315 km/h. Read More »

OnePlus 6 twitter leak featuring Amitabh Bachchan shows two colour variants

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The Chinese smartphone maker sold the launch event tickets today at 10am that immediately when out of stock. We have seen enough teasers of the upcoming OnePlus 6 smartphone but none like this. OnePlus has already confirmed a few things about the upcoming flagship killer. To recap, the phone reportedly features a Snapdragon 845 chipset, 8GB of RAM, up to 256GB of storage, dual primary cameras, and a headphone jack. Read More »

Apple Tipped to Launch iPhone with Triple Rear Cameras in 2019

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The report doesn't go into details about the 2019 iPhone series. Details of 2019 iPhone models are scarce. The report says a note from Yuanta Securities Investment Consulting Co analyst Jeff Pu says 'Apple is likely to launch a new iPhone model with a triple-lens rear camera in the second half of next year'. Read More »

Microsoft Kinect is back and this time it's all about AI

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One of the things that makes Project Kinect for Azure unique and compelling is the combination of our category-defining depth-sensor with our Azure AI services that, together, will enable developers to make the intelligent edge more perceptive than ever before. Read More »

Li-Ion Portable Battery Market Analysis and Forecast by 2025

In this part, the report presents the company profile, product specifications, capacity, production value, and 2013-2018 market shares for each company. What are the challenges to market penetration and growth? With the growing demand for electric vehicles, the market for Li-Ion portable batteries is witnessing a significant rise across the world. Read More »

Build 2018: Microsoft embraces its new platforms, Azure and Microsoft 365

The SDK is created to bring full flight control and real-time data transfer to Windows 10 connected devices globally. Microsoft will announce more information on this tomorrow. A preview of Project Brainwave, an architecture for deep neural net processing, is now available on Azure and on the edge. As you can see below; the new Kinect sits in a smaller package but features much of the same tech as the Xbox One version. Read More »

Walmart to restrict opioids to 7-day supply for some

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Walmart is cracking down on opioid over-prescription. The supply limit will begin within the next 60 days, the company said. Walmart says this policy is in alignment with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) guidelines for opioid use. Read More »

Prince William, Kate share new photos of baby Louis

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The photo was taken by Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton herself on Princess Charlotte's third birthday, which was on May 2. In the first official pictures of Princess Charlotte from the Kensington Palace back in 2015, however, he is the one pictured planting a kiss on his younger sibling's forehead. Read More »

Nokia to acquire IoT startup SpaceTime Insight

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With SpaceTime, Nokia is also grabbing a foothold in machine learning and analytics. The previous week it announced to sell its Digital Health business group. Nokia is developing 5G infrastructure. Nokia Software, previously known as Nokia Applications & Analytics, earned more than 1.6bn euros in revenue a year ago. Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Have Multiple Special Editions

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These are in-game engine screenshots and the game is looking very impressive. It's been confirmed that the Red Dead Redemption 2 trailers so far have included gameplay elements within the larger cinematic and story-based focus of the trailers themselves. Read More »

Putin sworn in as Russia's president for fourth term

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Putin was inaugurated for his fourth term as president two months after more than 70 percent of voters backed him in a presidential election in which he had no serious challengers. Due to term limits he stepped down from the presidency in 2008 but continued to serve as prime minister until returning to the presidency in 2012. In previous years a bigger motorcade drove the president across Moscow to the ceremony. Read More »

Soldiers rescue 1000 hostages from Boko Haram

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The soldiers, working in conjunction with their counterparts from Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), were said to have rescued the hostages at Malamkari, Amchaka, Walasa and Gora villages of Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. Read More »

PUBG's 4×4 map "Codename: Savage" officially renamed "Sanhok"

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Revealed in a blog post on Steam, the new 4x4km island map - previously referred to by its working title "Codename: Savage" - will officially be named Sanhok (pronounced "sah-nok"). PUBG is going to hold its third test event on the 4x4 map this weekend. The full launch of the Sanhok map should happen within the next couple months. Read More »

Tenacious D announce a sequel to 'The Pick of Destiny'

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The core of the group is comprised of Jack Black , the unhinged, endlessly expressive vocalist we all know and love, and Kyle Gass , the legitimately talented lead guitarist and hilariously deadpan foil to Black's comedic shenanigans. They have also toured extensively and shared the stage with a slew of high-profile rock stars . " The Pick of Destiny " served as both the band's second album and the film's soundtrack so if we were betting people, we'd put some money on this being the same. Read More »

Windows 10 Meltdown Patch brings critical security issues of its own

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May, because the update is pushed out in chunks starting with the most modern PCs that are most likely to update without larger issues and then to older machines. I've personally upgraded three computers and one of the three does indeed experience the odd freezing issue or black screen under the latest Windows 10 Update. Read More »

Tyson Foods (TSN) to Release Earnings on Monday

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It is positive, as 37 investors sold Tyson Foods, Inc . shares while 208 reduced holdings. The stock increased 1.39% or $0.92 during the last trading session, reaching $66.97. (NYSE: TSN ). 3,268 were accumulated by Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management Lc. Net sales improved 7.6% to $9,773 million, courtesy of improved Beef, Chicken and Prepared Foods sales. Read More »

Niantic details this year's 'Pokémon Go' events

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Specifics about the events are thin on the ground, although tickets for the Chicago event will be priced at $20, just like past year. The second event is set to be the second ever Pokemon Go Fest , which will again be located in Chicago's Lincoln Park over the course of July 14 and 15. Read More »

Samsung's foldable phone to come out at MWC 2019

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The company is reported to launch four new smartphones under Galaxy J-series that will take the leverage of Infinity Display. It would be just like iPhone X FaceID. Now, Samsung has been trying since the launch of the Galaxy S8 to include a display with a fingerprint scanner but has failed to do so because of technical issues . Read More »

Comerica Bank Cuts Stake in Activision (ATVI)

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Activision Blizzard held its quarterly investor call for Q2 2018, speaking of its achievements for the quarter and future prospects for the publisher. Regentatlantic Capital owns 6,291 shares. Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of Republic Services, Inc. Manufacturers Life Insurance The invested in 75,616 shares or 0% of the stock. Read More »

Featured Stock to Focus: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Shares for $912,918 were sold by KUMAR DEVINDER. Finally, Sandy Spring Bank grew its holdings in Advanced Micro Devices by 374.2% during the first quarter. On Tuesday, November 28 the stock of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMD ). Focused Wealth holds 87 shs. Whittier Tru Co has 0% invested in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Read More »

Best social reactions to LeBron's Game 3 buzzer-beater

Casey had wanted the Raptors to trap James in his own end. For Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey, his team's misfortune against the Cleveland Cavaliers continued on Saturday night when they lost their ninth consecutive postseason game to the Cavs and now face a 3-0 series deficit in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Read More »