Comcast may debut a set-top box for internet-only customers in 2019

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Comcast hasn’t been completely averse to cord cutters, but there are now hints that it might design hardware with those people in mind. Continue Reading . . . https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/07/comcast-multi-service-streaming-device-leak/ Advertisements

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Samsung will put notches on its future phones

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Samsung has stood as the major holdout in a year when seemingly every other smartphone maker moved to releasing displays with a notch cutout. But at the company’s developer conference today, Samsung confirmed that it’s soon going to join in on the…

China implements tech that can detect people by the way they walk

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China implements tech that can detect people by the way they walk ASSOCIATED PRESS A chinese surveillance company, Watrix, has developed a new system for “gait recognition” that can identify people up to 165 feet away based on how they walk. This…

How Marijuana Harms a Developing Baby’s Brain

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SAN DIEGO—Marijuana has been legalized in some capacity in 31 U.S. states, in large part due to a softening stance around the potential harms of the drug and recognition of its medical benefits. As a result, cannabis has become the most commonly…

Netgear’s first WiFi 6 routers look like stealth fighters

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Netgear’s first WiFi 6 routers look like stealth fighters Netgear Netgear is very clearly determined to maintain its reputation for outlandishly styled, high-performance WiFi routers. The company has unveiled its first routers using the WiFi 6 (aka 802.11ax) standard, and… well, just…

Codebreaker Turing’s theory explains how shark scales are patterned

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Codebreaker Turing’s theory explains how shark scales are patterned A system proposed by world war two codebreaker Alan Turing more than 60 years ago can explain the patterning of tooth-like scales possessed by sharks, according to new research. Scientists from the University…

‘Destiny 2’ Is Still Expanding Forsaken’s Story Every Single Week Since Launch

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I am currently struggling through Destiny 2’s Malfeasance quest, having finally gotten my first meatball kill, but in doing so I have missed out on what is a pretty remarkable development in the game. Continue Reading . . . https://www.forbes.com/sites/insertcoin/2018/11/07/destiny-2-is-still-expanding-forsakens-story-every-single-week-since-launch/

Comcast may debut a set-top box for internet-only customers in 2019

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Comcast may debut a set-top box for internet-only customers in 2019 Jeff Fusco/Comcast via AP Images Comcast hasn’t been completely averse to cord cutters, but there are now hints that it might design hardware with those people in mind. CNBC contacts say…

Goffin’s cockatoos can create and manipulate novel tools: Cockatoos adjust length, but not width, when making their cardboard tools

Goffin’s cockatoos can create and manipulate novel tools: Cockatoos adjust length, but not width, when making their cardboard tools

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Goffin’s cockatoos can create and manipulate novel tools: Cockatoos adjust length, but not width, when making their cardboard tools Goffin’s cockatoos can tear cardboard into long strips as tools to reach food — but fail to adjust strip width to fit through…

Android apps will update while you’re using them

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Android apps will update while you’re using them Chris Velazco/Engadget Getting locked out of an app while it updates is probably the very definition of a first world problem, but Google is addressing it anyway. The company is introducing a new API…

Husqvarna’s first electric motorcycle is the EE 5 mini dirt bike

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Husqvarna’s first electric motorcycle is the EE 5 mini dirt bike Husqvarna Motorcycles Husqvarna may be a familiar name in the motorcycle world, but it hasn’t done much to embrace electric motorcycles. It will soon, though — it’s launching its first e-motorbike…

iHeartRadio now offers an on-demand family plan for $15 per month

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iHeartRadio now offers an on-demand family plan for $15 per month Smith Collection/Gado via Getty Images Last year, iHeartRadio rolled out its on-demand streaming plan to everyone, and now it’s adding a family tier. With the All Access Family Plan, six family…

Ford is reportedly buying e-scooter startup Spin

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Ford is reportedly buying e-scooter startup Spin David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images Ford might not sit idly by while other transportation companies expand beyond cars. Axios sources say the Blue Oval has agreed to buy e-scooter service Spin for roughly $40…

Samsung’s Galaxy Home smart speaker promises to play catch-up

Samsung’s Galaxy Home smart speaker promises to play catch-up

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Samsung’s Galaxy Home smart speaker promises to play catch-up Samsung had a lot to say about its artificially intelligent voice assistant Bixby at the company’s annual developer conference — and that included an update on the odd-looking Galaxy Home smart speaker, which…

The teeth of Changchunsaurus: Rare insight into ornithopod dinosaur tooth evolution: Unexpected features in this dinosaur’s teeth appear to represent early adaptations for herbivory

The teeth of Changchunsaurus: Rare insight into ornithopod dinosaur tooth evolution: Unexpected features in this dinosaur’s teeth appear to represent early adaptations for herbivory

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The teeth of Changchunsaurus: Rare insight into ornithopod dinosaur tooth evolution: Unexpected features in this dinosaur’s teeth appear to represent early adaptations for herbivory The teeth of Changchunsaurus parvus, a small herbivorous dinosaur from the Cretaceous of China, represent an important and…