These 7 apps can unlock your smartphone’s hidden talents. It’s possible to turn your device in to a heart rate monitor, a dictaphone or even a Linux PC.
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AMD FreeSync is a graphics technology that syncs up your PC monitor with a game’s framerate, resulting in smoother graphics. Unfortunately, not all graphics cards and monitors can take advantage of it.
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It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That’s why, we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you.
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A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide has met its demise.
The Canadian researchers who created Hitchbot as a social experiment said someone in Philadelphia damaged the robot beyond repair early on Saturday, ending its first American tour after about two weeks.
As Seattle-based company rapidly expands TV and movies division, the man in driver’s seat makes it clear that Netflix is not the only game in town
When it comes to the rapidly expanding TV and movies division of Seattle-based retailer Amazon, you might expect the company that religiously studies customer order histories, when and how people buy, what they’re buying and a slew of other metrics, to bring that same zeal for data to its slate of original content.
After all, Amazon’s much bigger streaming competitor – Netflix – is famously data-driven, living and dying by what users are watching, how long they’re watching and using that to make guesses about what they want to see more of. As Amazon Studios chief Roy Price explains it, though, when it comes to Hollywood – data isn’t everything.
Tech startups are usually seen as a young person’s game, so founding a website in my late 50s has been something of an adventure…
Pulling into Old Street underground station in London I can with great accuracy predict who will head for the doors of the train. Not that clean-shaven man in the three-piece business suit; nor that Armani-ed woman who’s probably heading for a City skyscraper. No, Old Street (ironically, given the name) is a magnet for tech-oriented twentysomethings. So how does it feel to be a “grey entrepreneur” blinking in the light of Silicon Roundabout?
I’m a former magazine editor (Psychologies, Good Housekeeping, In Style) in my late 50s. When, a few years ago, I wanted to find a therapist to deal with some of life’s harsher blows, I realised that most directories couldn’t give me what I needed. Picking out a face from the hundreds listed was a stab in the dark. Couldn’t you take the sort of algorithm that worked for dating sites, and find the right therapist much more accurately?
Mazda’s lovable MX-5 is the world’s bestselling sports car. And for one injured soldier it has been a lifeline…
Top speed 127mph
In the footwell of the seat I’m strapped into is a sign that reads: “If the driver’s legs fall off, press here!” That must sound ridiculous to you, but then you aren’t being driven hell-for-leather round the historic Goodwood racetrack by a man with no legs…
Media Molecule’s Tearaway Unfolded will soon be on the PlayStation 4, and to implement Vita-centric features. The developers are also releasing a companion app for taking pictures and designing papercraft.
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