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Skype Gives Users 20 Minutes Of Free Calls To Make Up For Outage

10/08/2015, As some of you might have experienced several weeks ago, Skype ran into some connectivity issues. Basically users could not connect to Skype’s network and could not send messages, make calls, or hold video conferences. Given that Skype is integral to...

Ant-Man Sequel Release Confirmed For 2018

10/08/2015, Marvel today confirmed that the Ant-Man sequel will be released in 2018, it has made room in its schedule to release the sequel to this summer’s blockbuster which had a pretty nice $409 million run at the box office. Marvel also confirmed the title...


HBO Now Finally Lands On Roku

10/08/2015, HBO’s over-the-top internet TV streaming service went live earlier this year, it was initially exclusive to Apple devices before being gradually expanded to cover other platforms as well. Now it’s available on some of the most widely used...

Adidas Futurecraft 3D Takes Running Shoes To 3D Printing Levels

10/08/2015, Imagine a world where if you wanted to go jogging, you could 3D print a pair of jogging shoes. Or if you wanted to go hiking, you could 3D print a pair of hiking boots. Imagine such a service that could be offered at hotels and resorts where guests will...

Mark Zuckerberg Confirms Facebook Has Plans For Augmented Reality

10/08/2015, With Facebook acquiring Oculus and essentially the Oculus Rift in the process, it would be easy to assume that virtual reality is the next platform that Facebook is looking at. However it turns out that is not all. Speaking at the Vanity Fair New...

Mitsubishi Early Warning Tsunami System

10/08/2015, [CEATEC 2015] If you have lived through the huge earthquake and tsunami disaster in 2011 in Japan, then you would know how terrifying the event was – especially if you were a victim and not just a citizen of Japan, safe in a totally different...

Mitsubishi Quasi-Zenith Satellite System Ups The Accuracy Ante

10/08/2015, [CEATEC 2015] GPS has evolved from being a military technology to benefit the rest of humanity when it comes to navigation – as well as to hail a cab, where the accuracy that falls within the range of a few meters are good enough for everyday use....

Denso Robot Does Kendama With Surgeon-Like Precision

10/07/2015, [CEATEC 2015] Last year, we saw the Denso Den-Oute-Kun robot play shogi like a boss. While all play and no work makes Jack a wayward boy, thankfully, robots can be “trained”, so to speak – and neither do they think of short changing you...

Sharp’s Mirror Display Adds Splashes Of Color To Your Shopping

10/07/2015, [CEATEC 2015] Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all? Most mirrors will remain quiet and not answer back – after all, why take the risk of disappointing your owner and getting yourself thrown out of the home or even broken? Two...

Fujitsu’s FlowSign Light Might Be A Useful Sales Ally

10/07/2015, [CEATEC 2015] As we end up depending more and more on our mobile devices each day for a variety of tasks that are at hand, are there certain boundaries that have not been stretched just yet? Apparently so, and Fujitsu is looking at the sales counter for...

Pandora Will Aggressively Start Selling Concert Tickets Soon

10/07/2015, You might have known Pandora only as an online radio service but the company is now going to be more aggressive in the game of selling concert tickets, but instead of building a setup entirely from scratch Pandora has acquired an established ticket...