Saturday, April 20, 2019

Apple Watch Heart Rate Monitoring Happens When it Happens, for Some Reason

Apple recently issued an update to the software running its latest shiny, mist-have item, the Apple Watch. The 1.0.1 update reportedly made Siri more usable on the wrist and tweaked a...

GoPro to Introduce 320 Degree, 6 Camera “Sphere” and Drone

If you’re someone who doesn’t surf, BASE jump or engage in some kind of activity that makes your insurance agent wince, you probably don’t have much use for a GoPro. Nice...

Hawaii-Based Total Recall Technologies Sues Oculus Rift’s Palmer Luckey

Total Recall Technologies filed a lawsuit in Northern California, alleging Palmer Luckey used information he gleaned while working for the Hawaii company to found Facebook-owned VR company and startup darling Oculus...

Rumor: Apple Watch Causing Concern for Pebble

Old time Apple users call it "Sherlocking". That is, a third party developer would come along with an interesting piece of software and Apple would unveil the exact same functionality baked...

Gene Munster Gives Up on His TV-Made-by-Apple Dream

Of all professions, none is more curious than that of the Wall Street analyst who pontificates about Apple. Much has been written about them. Jokingly, they are compared to weathermen — except...

Flying the Security Compromised Skies

According to the FBI, Chris Roberts, a security researcher with One World Labs, may have successfully intruded into the flight system of a passenger jet and did it while it was...

Google Lets Loose Self-Driving Cars on its Home Turf

Self-driving cars have been the stuff of sci-fi, from low brow futuristic shoot-'em-ups like Demolition Man to thought provoking social commentaries like Minority Report.   "The future" looks like it’s even closer....

Blackberry Returns to T-Mobile Shelves

T-Mobile will be offering the Blackberry Classic to its customers later this month. It can be purchased for either the full retail price of $439.92, or for zero down and 24...

Oculus Rift Headsets Slated for Release in Early 2016: Will We Party Like its...

In 1993, Aerosmith released "Amazing", from their album Get a Grip. It was a huge hit for the band and marked its resurgence in the '90s. The video was among the first...

Apple Releases Watch Band Design Guidelines, OKs Straps from Third Parties

The Apple Watch has been a device that’s been shrouded in mystery. How does the heartbeat monitor work? (Not very well if you have a sleeve tattoo.) Do I need to...