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Patent Troll Ends Up Paying Kaspersky To Settle Lawsuit

08/31/2017, How patent trolls work is that they take a patent they own, which can sometimes be rather vague, and sue a company (or multiple companies) over it. The reason they do it is because most of the time companies would much prefer to settle it rather than drag...

Nest Sends Out Invites For Event On September 20

08/31/2017, Recently Nest took the wraps off the Thermostat E, which is the company’s latest and more affordable smart thermostat. However if you thought that the company was done with announcing new products, think again because it seems that the company has...

SanDisk Unveils A 400GB microSD Card

08/31/2017, #IFA2017 – Back in the day, memory cards could not store much data on them, and those that did were pretty damn expensive. Fast forward to today and it’s a different story where we can buy microSD cards with a few gigabytes for pretty cheap,...

Star Wars: Jedi Challenges. Fight Vader in Augmented Reality

08/31/2017, #IFA2017 – Lenovo and Disney have announced Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, a new augmented reality (AR) game experience produced by Disney and powered by Lenovo’s hardware. The hardware consists of the Lenovo Mirage AR headset, Lightsaber Controller,...

XYZprinting da Vinci Color 3D Printer Makes Everything Easier

08/31/2017, #IFA2017, #ShowStoppersIFA – Most 3D Printers use colored materials, which mean that you purchase a base material of a particular color. Printers have some trays that allow them to use more than one color at any given time. However, there is still...

Researchers Teach AI To Understand Contextual Commands

08/31/2017, If there is one thing that separates humans from robots is context. As humans we understand context and subtext, where if we drop something on the ground, we can tell a friend to “pick it up” and where our friend will know what “it” is. Robots...

Instagram API Bug Allowed Hackers Access To Personal Information

08/31/2017, If you have been following celebrity news, you might have heard that singer Selena Gomez’s Instagram was hacked and where nude photos of her ex Justin Bieber were posted online. Instagram has since confirmed the hack and has also acknowledged that it...

PayPal’s First Cash Back Credit Card Launched

08/30/2017, PayPal wants to increase its usage in stores so it has launched its first cash back credit card. The new plastic will give users more incentive to pay with PayPal when shopping at retail outlets. Customers who pay using the PayPal Cashback Mastercard will...

Microsoft And Amazon Have Integrated Cortana And Alexa

08/30/2017, Major tech companies like Microsoft and Apple have created their own artificial intelligence-powered virtual assistants. It’s not common for rival assistants to play nice with each other but the relationship between Microsoft’s Cortana and...

Skype Launches New Code Editor Feature For Technical Interviews

08/30/2017, Thanks to globalization, one can interview for a position at a company from another country without having to go there. This is thanks to tools and applications like Skype where you can hold video conferences from the comfort of your own home. However...

Amazon Prime Video For Apple TV Could Be Delayed

08/30/2017, While the Apple TV plays home to many video streaming apps, one video streaming platform that is noticeably absent from the Apple TV is Amazon Prime Video, although during WWDC 2017, it was finally announced that Amazon Prime Video would be making its way...

This Is How Apple’s ARKit Is Being Used By Various Apps

08/30/2017, With the launch of ARKit at WWDC 2017, Apple made it abundantly clear that they had a vested interest in augmented reality technology. Now thanks to a report from TechCrunch, it seems that we can get an idea of what and how Apple’s ARKit can be used in...

How To Use Bluestacks, Easy Guide

08/29/2017, Bluestacks is an incredibly popular software tool for Windows. It is one of the best Android emulators for PC out there. Initially, it was not a perfect tool, but as the number of Bluestacks users went up, the developers put a lot more effort to improve...