Find out which emoji you use most on social media

I love  but it turns out I use it less than  on Twitter. Emoji Life, a fun analytics tool for Twitter, tracks which emoji you tweet and gives you tons of detail about them. Log in with your Twitter account and you’ll get an overview of your emoji usage — apparently I use emoji ju … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Xbox One update will let you buy Xbox 360 games and chat in 16-person parties

Microsoft is adding several highly requested features to the Xbox One in the next system update. Available to preview members today, the next Xbox One update will allow console owners to buy and play Xbox 360 games. While Microsoft added backwards compatibility last year, Xbox 36 … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

T-Mobile sale postponed by Deutsche Telekom

Deutsche Telekom has put the sale of T-Mobile US on hold to deal with an upcoming auction of radio airwaves, giving potential suitors time to wait for a more favorable political environment toward telecoms mergers, two sources said. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

M83's new album Junk is coming out on April 8th

French synth wizard Anthony Gonzalez is releasing Junk, his newest album as M83, on April 8th. It's Gonzalez's first major release since recording the soundtrack for the Tom Cruise sci-fi movie Oblivion in 2013, and it's the first M83 album since 2011's double LP Hurry Up, We're … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Cocoon House by Landmak Architecture / Vietnam

The Cocoon House is a single-family residence renovated in 2016 by studio Vietnamese Landmak Architecture. This house is a block in a row house in the ... | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Quantum Break TV episodes will be streamed, not on disc

Quantum Break's episodic live-action TV episodes will be streamed - they won't be on the game's disc. Developer Remedy has explained that the decision to stream the episodes was taken to save disc and hard drive space (thanks, Game Informer).You can still download the episodes on … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

TRO reveals plans for specialist retail division

TRO is set to expand its offering with a new sub-division known as TRO Retail, which will be officially unveiled at the Retail Design Expo, Olympia from 9-10 March. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition released on Windows 10

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition has just been released on the Windows 10 Store. It costs £22.79.The PC version runs in DirectX 12 so you'll need a DX12 graphics card in order to run it. It also supports 4K resolutions and comes with a bit of extra content: a Deluxe Weapon Skin Pac … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Stop Being Scared of Customers That Suck

“Do this for me . . . or else” is the general thrust of some customer interactions with haters who believe they can hold businesses hostage simply because social media, reviews sites, and forums more | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Stop Being Scared of Customers That Suck

“Do this for me . . . or else” is the general thrust of some customer interactions with haters who believe they can hold businesses hostage simply because social media, reviews sites, and forums include onlookers. Because they have an online audience, onstage haters‘ behavior can … | Continue reading

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How to watch the Apple vs. FBI congressional hearing today

For two weeks, the country has been steeped in debate over the Apple vs. FBI debacle, and today the two sides of the argument are going to state their cases before the House Judiciary Committee at a hearing called "The Encryption Tightrope: Balancing Americans' Security and Priva … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Deal: Alcatel Idol 3 now just $180 on Amazon

Right now you can get the Idol 3 for just $180, a pretty great deal considering the specs offered here. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Watch a diesel scandal protester storm the stage at Volkswagen's press conference

Dieselgate is still hurting Volkswagen, and as time goes on, the symptoms are getting stranger. A random guy wearing a Volkswagen uniform got on stage during the German auto giant's Geneva Motor Show press conference Tuesday, carrying a "cheat box" prop that he placed underneath … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Stephen King confirms Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey will star in The Dark Tower

Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey are officially heading up the forthcoming film adaptation of Stephen King's fantasy-horror series The Dark Tower. King confirmed the casting on Twitter this afternoon, putting a cap on months of speculation regarding the actors' involvement. Elb … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Das Galaxy TabPro S von Samsung kommt diese Woche in den Handel

Ein Windows-Tablet mit ansteckbarer Tastatur gehört mittlerweile zum guten Ton bei vielen Herstellern. Auch Huawei hat erst kürzlich mit dem MateBook nachgezogen. Während die Verfügbarkeit dieses Geräts noch nicht genau term... | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Is PPC overrated? Many marketers opt for inbound strategies instead

HubSpot's State of Inbound 2015 finds that marketers rank paid advertising as the #1 most overrated tactic. Inbound & content can be the best alternative. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

HTC Vive reportedly sold 15,000 VR units in first 10 minutes

HTC Vive pre-orders went live yesterday and according to HTC's Shen Ye, sold 15,000 units in less than ten minutes. That's a whole lot of VR. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

A modern-tech marvel, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 is among best tablets on the market. The second generation of the wildly popular Galaxy Tab S lineup has received rave reviews, and this week we’re taking excitement to the next level by giving one away through TNW Deals. What m … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

16-person Party Chat and better Xbox 360 integration in next Xbox One update

Microsoft has a flurry of new Xbox One features on the way in its next console update, headlined by an increase in Party Chat size from 12 up to 16.This lar… | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Microsoft’s gaming chief discusses Quantum Break and why Windows gaming is good for Xbox One

Phil Spencer, head of Xbox at Microsoft, says that his company’s push into Windows 10 gaming isn’t coming at the detriment of the Xbox One video game console. Rather, moving titles such as Remedy’s upcoming Quantum Break to run on both Windows and Xbox is good for the gamer, Spen … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

The “Gig Economy,” and Your Rights as a Freelancer

Rights and responsibilities between freelancers and their clients are different than those between employees and employers. Understand your rights as a CopyPress Freelancer. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Lightweight Sentry drones with infrared eyes can find lost hikers

Not all who wander are lost, but there are those mere mortals who do go missing. Now one adorably Canadian innovator built a drone to find missing hikers who have wandered off the trail. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

How Scott Kelly's year in space may have changed his body

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is returning to Earth tonight, wrapping up a 340-day-long stay aboard the International Space Station. It's the longest amount of time an American astronaut has lived in space, says NASA. The extended stay is part of the space agency's One-Year Mission, … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Sign Up To Volunteer At Disrupt NY

Do you love getting your hands dirty and want to be a part of the best startup show in tech? If so, you should definitely sign up to be a TechCrunch Work Exchange Volunteer at Disrupt NY 2016.TechCrunch is happy to announce that we are now accepting applications to the Work Excha … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Alto’s Adventure developer partners with new studio for dreamlike game Where Cards Fall

When he was still a student at the University of Southern California, Sam Rosenthal started working on a game about building a house of cards. It was inspired in part by the Radiohead song "House of Cards," which Rosenthal felt sounded "like a gentle plea to knock down a structur … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Transport Research Arena (TRA) 2016 - Results Forum: DON'T MISS IT!

Date: 01/03/2016#TRA2016 (Transport Research Arena 2016) - the most important transport research event in Europe - is approaching fast: it will take place in Warsaw, Poland, from 18 to 21 April and will gather key stakeholders: researchers, experts, operators, industry and policy … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Acer Predator 17 review: who would want a gaming laptop?

It’s easy to see why PC makers are targeting gamers — what other consumer demographic is willing to pay high prices for premium Windows hardware? But the problem with PC gamers is that many of them don’t need PC makers to assemble components for them, since you can get better res … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

It sounds like Xbox One will get hardware upgrades

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has hinted that the Xbox One will receive hardware upgrades.Speaking last week at a Microsoft press event, Spencer likened the Xbox One's future to that of a PC, with upgrades to boost performance.It's a bold statement - and one which appears to end Microso … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Vote in the The Duke Of York’s Pitch@Palace People’s Choice Awards

An lo, in Merrie Olde England, even The Duke Of York of has been bitten by the Startup Bug these past few years, and his Pitch@Palace events have not only become a fixture in the London startup scene, but have also hosted some very decent companies. In fact, his team has expanded … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Killer Instinct Season 3 gets a specific release date

Killer Instinct Season 3 arrives 29th March on both Xbox One and Windows 10, Microsoft has announced. In it are eight fighters although only four avail… | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Before the driverless car, there was the PRT

My colleague Adi Robertson, I recently learned, is a fan of oddball transportation. On our work trip to the Sundance Film Festival, she gleefully introduced me to the funicular, a small and nicely furnished box that travels up and down a cliffside on a steel track, like a rollerc … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Mobile user acquisition fraud: How to find it and how to fight it (webinar)

VB WEBINAR: Fraud is sabotaging UA efforts big time, putting an emphasis on defensive, proactive strategies to ensure you actually acquire the users you’re going after. Join our upcoming webinar of pros to arm yourself.  Register here for free. No business wants to find themselve … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Cisco is buying CliQr for $260M to expand in hybrid cloud management solutions

Some more consolidation underway in the world of enterprise cloud services, and specifically in the space of hybrid cloud. Today Cisco announced that it has acquired CliQr, a provider of application management solutions for hybrid cloud environments, for $260 million. The deal, w … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Big Cat Group takes 100% stake in House of Experience

Big Cat Group has revealed to Event that it has increased its 50% ownership of agency House of Experience to 100%. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Microsoft Certifies Ethereum Offering in Blockchain Service First

BlockApps, a provider of Ethereum blockchain software for business, has become the first certified offering on Microsoft Azure's BaaS platform. | Continue reading

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Panorama announces inaugural NYC lineup featuring Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, and more

Panorama, a one-of-a-kind celebration of music, art, and technology, is coming to New York City this summer, and The Verge is the official media partner of its inaugural year. Presented by the people behind Coachella and the New Orleans Jazz Fest, Panorama will feature headlining … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Get ready for Panorama: three days of music, technology, and The Verge

We're very pleased to announce that The Verge is partnering with the Panorama music, art, and technology festival on July 22nd to the 24th at Randall's Island Park in New York City. Headlined by artists like LCD Soundsystem, Kendrick Lamar, Alabama Shakes, and The Arcade Fire, Pa … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Microsoft’s Xbox chief hints at console hardware upgrades

Microsoft's Xbox chief Phil Spencer has hinted that the company will offer optional hardware upgrades for the Xbox One in the future. Speaking at an Xbox spring showcase event last week, Spencer revealed that Microsoft plans to make the Xbox One more like a PC. "We can effectivel … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

New York Times Could Be Next Major News Outlet to Ban Ad Blockers

One of America's most respected news organizations is considering the ban of ad blockers on its website. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Fitbit Blaze is a whole workout in a wearable

Fitbit Blaze is a $199 fitness tracker available for purchase starting today and it comes with quite a few fun features to help get you moving. A lot of Fitbit’s family of fitness trackers do pretty much the same thing – tracking of steps, mileage and calories burned and the Blaz … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

“Would you like fries with your VR?” McDonalds in Sweden adds VR goggles to Happy Meals

If you didn't think virtual reality was going mainstream this year, think again. McDonald's in Sweden is currently giving away “Happy Goggles” with its Happy Meals. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Windows 10 gamers will get Forza Motorsport 6: Apex racing game for free

Microsoft is announcing today that it will give away a full racing game, Forza Motorsport 6: Apex, to Windows 10 gamers for no charge. The free game is intended to draw more PC fans into the Forza racing franchise as the company seeks to shore up fans on both the Xbox One game co … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Wie man aus Wasser und Klopapier ein Eisschwert macht

Allen Pan vom YouTube-Kanal Sufficiently Advanced wollte immer schon ein Eisschwert haben, warum weiß er zwar eingestandenermaßen nicht, aber jetzt hat er sich dann einfach eins gebastelt und auch wenn das Teil ziemlich stumpf geraten i... | Continue reading | 3 years ago

How vinyl records are made?

In the French cult film “Amélie” the young heroine imagines how a record is created: like making a crepe, you pour a liquid substance onto a hot, circular surface and smooth out the “batter” of the record with a wooden ... | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Full Refurbishment of an Apartment in the Eixample District in Barcelona

The project consists of a full refurbishment of an apartment in the Eixample district in Barcelona, ​​in a traditional building block from the early ... | Continue reading | 3 years ago

5 ways to proceed with migration now that Parse is done

Parse – a cloud mobile solution owned by Facebook – recently announced the shutting down of their services as of January 2017. This means three things. Firstly, even the best services might not make it as a business. Parse (i.e. Facebook) has probably lost the war with Amazon and … | Continue reading | 3 years ago

ARM Interview at MWC 2016: top trends shaping the mobile industry

We talk with ARM’s Ian Fergusson and James Bruce about ARM, mobile industry trends, and the latest processors built on ARM technology. | Continue reading | 3 years ago

Check out our captured video of Quantum Break’s opening act

PREVIEW: We had a good look at the first full act of Microsoft’s exclusive Windows 10 and Xbox One title, Quantum Break. The new story-based shooter from Remedy Entertainment, the maker of Alan Wake and Max Payne, features Jack Joyce (played by actor Shawn Ashmore) as a man who c … | Continue reading | 3 years ago