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23rd June 2016 21:00
As the race to master self-driving car technology accelerates, some investors say Tesla Motors partner NVIDIA Corp. may have the edge over competitors Apple and Google. According to Investors Business Daily, Wedbush Securities analyst Betsy Van Hees sees Santa Clara, Calif.-based NVIDIA as nearing a breakthrough that will bring autonomous vehicles to the next level. Van... Read more » The post Is NVIDIA outpacing Apple, Google with its self-driving tech? appeared first on ReadWrite.
23rd June 2016 20:55
"We have other battles to fight." True as that may be, the team at fsociety is having a hard time picking up the pieces from the last battle they waged as Season 2 of Mr. Robot begins. SEE ALSO: Hackers, experts decode the magic of 'Mr. Robot' ahead of Season 2 The new trailer, released today, shows a team in turmoil as angry officials zero in on them and little seems to have changed. You can watch it above.…
23rd June 2016 20:48
As Democrats began a sit-in Wednesday morning to protest the lack of action on gun control legislation, the House of Representatives went into recess. Recess means no TV cameras allowed in the chamber, which in turn meant no cable news coverage of the historic sit-in still occurring in the House. And yet without media access, the story exploded. As C-Span was forced to stop rolling its cameras, the story quickly moved to social media with the hashtag #NoBillNoBreak and later #DemocraticSitIn. Pictures of representatives…
23rd June 2016 20:25
A New York-based graffiti artist was banished from national parks throughout the United States earlier this month, after a month-long spree in 2014 during which she drew paintings on protected rock formations. The artist, Casey Nocket, won't be allowed inside any national park for two years, and was given 200 hours of community service. She's also been ordered to pay a fine, though the amount won't be set until December. SEE ALSO: Black rhino charges at its greatest foe, the…
23rd June 2016 20:21
Companies aren't just tapping into sustainability initiatives to save face anymore — they're looking to change the world. A new study from the United Nations Global Compact, a voluntary initiative based on CEO commitments to sustainability and other U.N. goals, found that CEOs across the globe see the Sustainable Development Goals as a critical way to address the world's most pressing issues — and transform their own businesses. SEE ALSO: New 'world's to-do list' will ask for accountability for a…
23rd June 2016 20:16
There are few things more enjoyable in this world than watching this cheery man wearing a corgi shirt and his ecstatic corgi. In the YouTube comments, Rumble Viral explains that the dog and his human were separated for two painstaking weeks, and this dramatic moment is their loving reunion. Reunited and it feels so good, indeed. Taylor Swift covered for Dave Grohl when he was too high to play for Paul McCartney Baby camel's first steps are as wobbly and wonderful…
23rd June 2016 20:11
It was history and I was struggling to find a place to see it unfold. The U.S. House of Representative's Democrats were staging a sit-in—the first of its kind in this video-driven digital age— trying to force House Republicans to vote on a pair of gun control bills. SEE ALSO: Up Periscope: Inside Twitter’s one-year-old broadcast startup Whatever side of the aisle you're on, this was (and is) must-see TV. Except it wasn't on TV. On Wednesday morning, as Rep.…
23rd June 2016 20:03
This baby camel is finally mobile. The little champ, who lives at the Sóstó Zoo in Hungary, recently took its first steps, and we would like to extend our congratulations. We hope it received a medal, or whatever the camel equivalent of a medal is. (A pat on the back? Oats?) Next up: running. Taylor Swift covered for Dave Grohl when he was too high to play for Paul McCartney Two brothers are brought to tears after seeing colors for the…
23rd June 2016 20:00
The birthplace of the Blackberry phone is now home to Canada’s first low-power wide area network (LPWAN). The Waterloo Region Record reports that the startup Eleven-X launched the network that will accelerate the adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) technology in the region. Waterloo, Ontario, is about an hour’s drive west of Toronto. Eleven-X recently... Read more » The post Waterloo gets Canada’s first LPWAN network for IoT appeared first on ReadWrite.
23rd June 2016 19:59
When a dog wreaks havoc on your wardrobe, it helps to have a blacksmith around. Alan Padzinski returned home from his workshop one day to find his girlfriend mourning a pair of destroyed $500 heels — heels unfairly targeted by their remorseless pup, Caliph. SEE ALSO: This dog just discovered Crocs and is pulling them off nicely He knows what he did.Image: imgur/othiencosplay"Oh doge, what have your teeth wrought," wrote Padzinski. Image: imgur/othiencosplayPadzinski was able to repair the hole with…