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Facebook gives second sight to users with visual impairment using Artificial Intelligence - Inferse

April 10, 2016 - 5:08am

Inferse

Facebook gives second sight to users with visual impairment using Artificial Intelligence
Inferse
With AI-based automatic alternative text feature, Facebook hopes to reach to the millions with blindness or visual impairment to have a feel of what images are actually shared on its platform. Facebook has announced it is launching a new feature that ...
Facebook Helps Blind People “See” Photos With AIBitbag
How to access the hidden Facebook inbox you might not know aboutThe Daily Chappaqua
Do You Have Hidden Facebook Messages? How To Find Yoursinfo-europa
Daily Star Gazette -New England One -Biometric Update -Stuff.co.nz
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Ford launches sneaky light bar for Interceptor Utility SUV - Modern Readers

April 10, 2016 - 4:11am

Modern Readers

Ford launches sneaky light bar for Interceptor Utility SUV
Modern Readers
Ford launches sneaky light bar for Interceptor Utility SUV Have you been apprehended by a Ford lately? In the very near future, you might be, if you're casually going over the speed limit or beating the red light as you think there's not a cop in sight.
Ford just made spotting its police SUV a lot harderArs Technica
This Sneaky Ford Cop SUV Will Catch You SpeedingInverse

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Don't rewrite rules for Tesla - Waterbury Republican American

April 10, 2016 - 12:15am

Don't rewrite rules for Tesla
Waterbury Republican American
This is in response to the March 23 editorial "What will lawmakers do?" An important omission from the editorial is that while Connecticut Senate Bill 3 is drafted to apply specifically to Tesla Motors, its original form also opened the door for ...

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Reddit Finally Outs Android And iOS App: What Early Users Are Saying - Tech Times

April 9, 2016 - 11:18pm

Tech Times

Reddit Finally Outs Android And iOS App: What Early Users Are Saying
Tech Times
Reddit has launched its mobile app for Android and iOS smartphones. Redditors, on the other hand, have released the pros and cons of the app as soon as the Reddit App was available for download. (Photo : Reddit). Redditors and avid users of the Reddit ...
10 tips for Android: performance, appearance, security, batteryGeek Snack
Reddit launches mobile app for iOS and AndroidPulse Headlines
Reddit unveils mobile app for iOS and AndroidThe Independent
TabTimes (blog) -Inferse -N4BB -Android Headlines - Android News
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Minecraft Updates: Good News for Microsoft Xbox and PS4 Users - Clapway

April 9, 2016 - 8:02pm

Clapway

Minecraft Updates: Good News for Microsoft Xbox and PS4 Users
Clapway
Don't worry gamers, it's clear that Minecraft is still a major priority. Just recently, April 6 to be exact, a new update for Minecraft was released for the Microsoft Xbox editions of the game, as well as the PS4. A brand new Minecraft Story Mode Skin ...
'Minecraft' Console Update: So When Do We Get End Cities And The Combat Update On PS4, Xbox One And Wii U?iDigitalTimes.com
Microsoft is Ready for Cross-Network Play, Says ID@Xbox BossPlayStation LifeStyle
Microsoft Says It's 'Ready' To Play Games With PS4Forbes
HardOCP (press release) -Game Rant -SlashGear -GameSpot
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Watch New Gears of War 4 Teaser for Tomorrow's Reveal - GameSpot

April 9, 2016 - 3:02pm

GameSpot

Watch New Gears of War 4 Teaser for Tomorrow's Reveal
GameSpot
Microsoft has posted a new teaser video for tomorrow night's Gears of War 4 reveal. Released on Twitter, the video shows Gears of War 4's main characters standing in front of a statue of Marcus Fenix, the hero of the past three mainline entries. Check ...
Gears Of War 4 Teaser Unveiled Before Tomorrow's Full TrailerBitbag
Gears of War 4 Release Date AnnouncedNews Every day
Watch the New Gears of War 4 Teaser Ahead of Tomorrow's RevealThe Koalition
Vine Report -Christian Post -Attack of the Fanboy
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Uber for women is a great idea—except for one thing - Quartz

April 9, 2016 - 1:24pm

Quartz

Uber for women is a great idea—except for one thing
Quartz
A new women-only ride-sharing service, Chariot for Women, is set to launch April 19 in Boston, Massachusetts. Surprisingly, its founder is not a former female passenger who felt unsafe in an Uber—as many of us have—but Michael Pelletz, an Uber driver ...
Chariot for Women is a new ridesharing service for women onlyTechCrunch
So Long, Uber: This New All-Female Ridesharing App Will Be the Next Big ThingGlamour
There's A Ride-Hailing App Just For WomenNewsy
The Inquisitr -Slate Magazine (blog) -The Epoch Times -Tucson Weekly
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Why The Nintendo NX Will Likely Output 4k - Forbes

April 9, 2016 - 10:25am

Forbes

Why The Nintendo NX Will Likely Output 4k
Forbes
NX leaks are in vogue right now, an indication that interest in Nintendo's new console is heating up. There's some more stuff floating around on reddit, with more verification than before (still far short of anything hard). Here's what's being said ...
Minecraft: Wii U Coming to Retail Disc SoonAlways Nintendo

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Facebook is worried you're not sharing enough personal posts - Digital Trends

April 9, 2016 - 9:09am

Digital Trends

Facebook is worried you're not sharing enough personal posts
Digital Trends
Facebook is mulling a “context collapse” on its platform as the number of people sharing original, and personal posts suffers a troublesome decline. Now you may be thinking, “wait a second, my News Feed is filled with statuses about all sorts of random ...
Facebook is trying to get its users to share more about their personal livesWashington Post

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BlackBerry's Hail Mary Throw With Two New Smartphones - Forbes

April 9, 2016 - 5:10am

Forbes

BlackBerry's Hail Mary Throw With Two New Smartphones
Forbes
BlackBerry's handset sales for the first calendar quarter of the year make for sobering reading. At 600,000 devices it missed the nominal target set by Wall Street, and fell well short of where the Canadian company needs to be achieving if it is to ...
Two Mid-Range BlackBerry Android Smartphones Coming This Year, Says Company CEOTech Times
BlackBerry Plans to Launch Two Mid-Range Devices in 2016Droid Life (press release) (blog)
BlackBerry Priv review: Maybe BlackBerry shouldn't dieAndroidGuys
Android Police -Digital Trends -Engadget -Android Headlines - Android News
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Schaft's latest robot looks positively interstellar - Engadget

April 8, 2016 - 7:59pm

Engadget

Schaft's latest robot looks positively interstellar
Engadget
Alphabet's intent to get rid of Boston Dynamics hasn't affected its other robotics programs, from the looks of it. On Japan's New Economic Summit stage, the Alphabet X lab (formerly Google X) subsidiary SCHAFT unveiled a new bipedal unit that's capable ...
Alphabet's Schaft Showcase Bipedal Robot AdvancementsAndroid Headlines - Android News
Alphabet unveils new bipedal robot that's all legsSlashGear
Alphabet's secretive Schaft Inc. shows off new bipedal robot in TokyoTechCrunch
Re/code -Quartz -Capitalberg -Inverse
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Google buildings evacuated after threat - PCWorld

April 8, 2016 - 7:36pm

PCWorld

Google buildings evacuated after threat
PCWorld
Buildings were evacuated at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California, on Friday afternoon after a threat was made against the company. No one was injured and there was no damage to buildings, Mountain View police spokeswoman Katie Nelson ...
Google headquarters evacuated after threatUSA TODAY
Google receives threat at HQ, police sayCNET
Google's California headquarters evacuated after threatsBusiness Insider
NBC Bay Area
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7 TV Shows With Fewer Viewers Than BuzzFeed's Exploding Watermelon Video - WIRED

April 8, 2016 - 6:47pm

WIRED

7 TV Shows With Fewer Viewers Than BuzzFeed's Exploding Watermelon Video
WIRED
Today two BuzzFeed staffers performed an experiment where they used nearly 700 rubber bands to blow up a watermelon. They broadcast the whole thing in real time using Facebook Live. It was utterly mesmerizing—so mesmerizing that the livestream ...
Watermelon explosion: Now we know why Facebook pays BuzzFeed for live videoLos Angeles Times

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Facebook Opens the Branded Content Floodgates - PC Magazine

April 8, 2016 - 5:06pm

PC Magazine

Facebook Opens the Branded Content Floodgates
PC Magazine
It's about to get a lot more advertising-y in Facebook land. The social network just made it a lot easier for publishers to release editorial content that's really just advertising, but often designed to look as if it isn't: branded content. Previously ...
New Facebook rules allow publishers and celebrities to share sponsored contentTechCrunch
Facebook allows publishers, celebrities to sell 'branded content'Chicago Tribune
Native ads from publishers are coming to the Facebook News FeedThe Verge
VentureBeat -Marketing Land -MediaPost Communications -Adweek
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Facebook: It's Like Wal-Mart - Seeking Alpha

April 8, 2016 - 4:42pm

Seeking Alpha

Facebook: It's Like Wal-Mart
Seeking Alpha
While live video has the potential to reverse this trend, it should not worry investors if the trend continues its path. Facebook has created a diversified portfolio of value on its site, enticing users to frequent its platform for numerous reasons. In ...
Your Expert Guide For Using Facebook LiveTIME
Facebook Live: Now You Can Never LeaveThe New Yorker
Facebook's Plan to Stop People From Livestreaming Sex? You.WIRED
Huffington Post -Poynter.org -Re/code -MediaPost Communications
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Drone lovers unite! DJI+Discover is the Facebook for drone fans - Digital Trends

April 8, 2016 - 4:25pm

Digital Trends

Drone lovers unite! DJI+Discover is the Facebook for drone fans
Digital Trends
Interested in connecting with the drone flying community? Perhaps you should consider joining DJI's social media network for drone lovers. The company launched the network in the form of an update to its Android and iOS apps, which are now called ...
DJI Launches Social Networking App For Drone EnthusiastsUbergizmo
DJI app helps you find fellow drone loversEngadget
DJI Launches new Social Search and Discovery Mobile AppVirtual-Strategy Magazine

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Kettle Moraine students travel the globe with Google Expeditions - Lake Country Now

April 8, 2016 - 3:43pm

Lake Country Now

Kettle Moraine students travel the globe with Google Expeditions
Lake Country Now
Kettle Moraine fifth grader Anna Shaver explores a Google Expeditions virtual reality panorama on April 7 at Cushing Elementary School. Google Expeditions are guided tours around the world of place school buses can't go. Photo By Carol Spaeth-Bauer.
Have Google Cardboard? Here are the best apps that work with itGizmo Times (blog)
Why YouTube believes VR is next big thingWHAS11.com
Google VR News: Google Creating a Standalone VR; Set to be Revealed Next Month?Crossmap
WDJT -Gearbrain (blog) -Profit Confidential
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