Windows VR headsets discounted by 50 percent on Amazon

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Windows VR headsets discounted by 50 percent on Amazon Microsoft introduced its Windows Mixed Reality platform in October, with headsets from Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Samsung. After only three months on the market, Amazon is offering some massive discounts on a range of Windows Mixed Reality headsets this week. Road to VR reports that Read More

If we start deliberately cooling the Earth, we may not be able to stop

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If we start deliberately cooling the Earth, we may not be able to stop Blasting aerosols into the sky to reverse climate change seems like an exciting proposition, but it may be too dangerous to attempt: If we try and then suddenly halt this form of geoengineering, it could cause more damage than climate change Read More

Thor: Ragnarok leaks onto the web a month early after huge Movies Anywhere mix-up

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Thor: Ragnarok leaks onto the web a month early after huge Movies Anywhere mix-up Thor: Ragnarok has quickly spread across torrent sites after customers were able to prematurely download the title an entire month before its planned mid-February digital release. The error is apparently the result of a miscommunication between Vudu and Apple. Both companies Read More

Waymo’s self-driving minivans are coming to Atlanta

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Waymo’s self-driving minivans are coming to Atlanta Waymo, the self-driving unit of Google parent Alphabet, is adding a new city to its roster of testing locations: Atlanta. Today, the company announced its intention to bring its fleet of autonomous Chrysler Pacifica minivans to the ATL, but wouldn’t disclose many additional details beyond that. Waymo began Read More

Lyft and Aptiv extend their self-driving taxi pilot in Las Vegas

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Lyft and Aptiv extend their self-driving taxi pilot in Las Vegas The self-driving taxis that were operated by Lyft and Aptiv in Las Vegas during CES are getting their tour of duty extended, according to Fortune. At the Detroit Auto Show, Aptiv CEO Glen De Vos said the fleet of semi-autonomous BMWs would continue picking Read More

Uber Eats acquires David Chang’s food delivery startup Ando

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Uber Eats acquires David Chang’s food delivery startup Ando Ando, the delivery-only restaurant started by David Chang last year, has been acquired by Uber Eats, according to TechCrunch. The startup will cease delivery of its gooey cheesesteak sandwiches and crunchy chicken fingers in New York City (its only service location) as it begins to merge Read More

Leaked Xbox Watch images reveal Microsoft’s canceled smartwatch

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Leaked Xbox Watch images reveal Microsoft’s canceled smartwatch Microsoft was testing its own wrist-worn device back in 2013. The smartwatch was simply a prototype, made by teams that had worked on Xbox accessories and the Kinect sensor. Prototypes included a 1.5-inch display, and removable bands like modern smartwatches. Newly leaked images appear to show an Read More

Microsoft challenges Chromebooks with $189 Windows 10 laptops for schools

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Microsoft challenges Chromebooks with $189 Windows 10 laptops for schools Microsoft is making a bigger push to keep students and teachers using Windows this week. At the annual Bett education show in London, Microsoft is revealing new Windows 10 and Windows 10 S devices that are priced from just $189. The software giant is also Read More

Apple’s always-listening HomePod mics can be muted

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Apple’s always-listening HomePod mics can be muted New icons unearthed in the latest iOS 11.2.5 developer build suggest you can disable the always-listening microphones on Apple’s HomePod speaker. Apple had never explicitly listed that as a feature of its delayed smart speaker, even though it’s standard fare on speakers offered by category leaders Amazon and Read More