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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- 2017 has already shocked us with one good Resident Evil game. After the once-great series devolved into action-schlock, Januarys Resident Evil 7 brought the franchise back to its survival horror roots with a […] The post Hands-On: The Evil
Intel is reportedly preparing to fabricate Loihi, a self-learning brain chip that mimics how the human intellect functions, as a foundation for further developments in artificial intelligence.Named after an active undersea volcano south of the island
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Latest iFixit teardown answers some questions, leaves others up in the air. Enlarge (credit: iFixit) After breaking apart Apples new iPhone 8 last week, popular gadget repair site iFixit released a teardown of the LTE-enabled Apple Watch Series 3 on
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Polk Audio's new HTS10 and HTS12 subwoofers, part of the Home Theater Series, feature front-firing 10-inch and 12-inch Dynamic Balance woofers, respectively. Both models use Polk's patented PowerPort technology to reduce port noise and improve bass r
Ologe Acoustic uses Comsol Multiphysics to simulate the vibration of different speaker model after being installed on the Ologe Acoustic ROSTURM V2 stand.This particular simulation was done for a Japan client with the JBL 4350 speakers.www.ologe-acou
There are about 40 trillion bacteria living in and on you, which means things are pretty crowded at the microscopic level. With all that competition between microbes, some have developed a novel way to deal with unwanted neighbors: a tiny speargun th
QaStaHvIS yIn ‘ej chep Alexa.* To mark the small-screen return of Star Trek, Amazon has boldly gone where no smart speaker has gone before. Echo, Tap, and Dot owners can now use themed […] The post Amazon Makes It So: Alexa Learns
A focus on foundation makes for an important but nigh-invisible update. Enlarge / High Sierra is less about the visible changes and more about under-the-hood features (like external GPU support). (credit: Andrew Cunningham) If you've felt like the la
There's one problem with carrying your bicycle on a car-top rack you might forget that the bike is up there when you pull into your garage, a drive-thru or a parkade, so you end up smashing it. Well, that's why Raacked was created. It's designed to w
Microsoft executives said Monday that the company is developing a quantum computerfrom chips all the way through to the operating systemin a bid to control what could be a disruptive computer technology.Though Microsoft is following companies like IB
Theres never been a dearth of Pokemon merchandise in the world, and theres plenty of weird stuff out there, too. Theres Pokemon curry, toothpaste, personal products and more out there. But could there […] The post No, This Isn’t a
Post Malone's song "Rockstar" has just surpassed DJ Khaled's "I'm the One" as the record with the most Apple Music streams in one week. The Verge reports that the song snagged 25 million
I've brought something special back from my trip to Rimini. Silvio and Luca from Riviera Audio Laboratories brought along their pure Class A FM-50 mono power amplifier. Here is the initial photo set of these beautiful, hybrid power amplifier
Read Here “Comparing a Corolla to Ferrari is not fair, so I did not want to waste time doing that. The bottom line for my initial review was simple. If playing a few songs on the Origine turntable, and then playing the same songs on my Tech
 Outlier’s founder Abe Burmeister is a designer who joined the world of clothing manufacturing over five years ago. His clothing – creating with cutting edge fabrics – is touted as high-tech and very chic but wh
New York City's DFA Studio recently unveiled a blue sky proposal for an observation tower in Central Park. If built, it would be the world's tallest timber structure and offer excellent views of NYC. Interestingly, it would also filter the Jacqueline
BBC is giving hundreds of its classic shows their own category on iPlayer.Despite having decades of fantastic original programming under its belt, the BBC has never made it particularly easy for its viewers to access it all. If the series yo
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macOS High Sierra (10.13) is out today. And that means it’s time to check in on compatibility with all your gear. High Sierra is mostly about under-the-hood changes, and what Apple promises will be some forward-looking architectural improve
Laurence POYER from Apertura Audio just sent in photos and info about the official all new listening room."To sum up, it took us almost one year to realize this room: draw plans, choose and find the best materials, and finally but not least, find the
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Read Here “The Brios 50 watts per channel is enough to drive most speakers to realistic levels, and more than enough to get most apartment dwellers evicted, so you can look forward to distortion, fatigue free music, regardless of how loud o
Nintendo has announced that a new version of Super Mario Run coming this week will bring modes, levels, characters, and a price cut.
80% more cash than a 1950X for less than 20% more performance? Tough sell. Enlarge (credit: Mark Walton) Whether the Core i9-7960X was always part of Intel's plans for the high end desktop (HEDT), or whether it was haphazardly rushed to market to com
Season three ofRick and Mortyhas had a surprising amount of episodes that split the pair up. It’s turning into Rick and the Smith Family. Even Jerry got his own adventure. Why did Rick […] The post Rick and Beth Would Be an Even B
Despite once saying that it was "crazy" to believe Russians influenced the 2016 election, Facebook knew about a possible operation as early as June, 2016, the Washington Post reports. It only started taking it seriously after Presid
Filmmakers may be interested in a new iOS 11 augmented reality application which is now available to download directly from the Apple App Store called Blocker. Blocker has been created to provide a set of virtual objects that can be quickly added to
From next year your new smartphone or wearable should be able to get a much better lock on where you are, thanks to a new location-tracking chip from Broadcom, which promises to fix your device's location down to 30 centimeters (11.8 in) even with in
Kill the warmbloods! The cry resounds over the battlefield, no doubt instilling fear in the hordes of rats who face me. Still they march on, pouring out of desolate ruins towards my scaly soldiers. To the left, a division of spear-wielding chameleons
A day rarely goes by that I don't listen to music. I prefer to think of myself as a music lover rather than an audiophile, though I do love having audio gear that allows me to better enjoy the music I love. Lovely, no? If it gets me closer to the tun
Microsoft continues its big push in cloud computing and machine learning. Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft's Ignite business and IT conference started today in Orlando, and, as we've come to expect, the big emphasis was on the continued evolutio
Yeast is all around us, and it’s pretty amazing stuff. It’s been imparting unique flavors to the beer we drink for thousands of years. It’s been engineered to produce vanilla flavoring, penicillin, insulin […]
Great photoset of Avantgarde HongKong showroom in Hong Kong. Selection of premium goodies like Kondo Audio Note Japan, Zellaton, DS Audio...
PlayStation VR users searching for new content may be interested to know that Snail Games has announced the launch of ARK Park in December 2017 for the PlayStation VR hardware. As the name suggests ARK Park is a virtual reality multiplayer adventure
A good early article on speaker enclosures some good info here. This article doesn't account for my open baffle rage. I don't know why they bug me so much but they do. Maybe its because its just a speaker on a board and takes no skill... Or just irra
Focal's Listen Wireless offers outstanding Bluetooth wireless range and hands-free performance, but be sure to plug them in for the best sound.
Backcountry Hut Company (BHC), the Canadian firm that offers flatpack cabins that assemble "like Ikea furniture," has unveiled a new model called the Surf Shack. The attractive little dwelling comes in multiple configurations and sizes, and can opera
The preview Docker image has already been fetched 2 million times. Apparently. (credit: Microsoft) SQL Server 2017 went into general availability today. Today's release is a remarkable step in SQL Server's history, because it's not just a release for
The Federation against Copyright Theft's new report has outlined the scale of the problem.Kodi is a fantastic piece of open-source software for streaming content that you own onto a TV, but its versatility has lead to a huge market for people to modi
Knightscope made headlines in July when one of its K5 autonomous security robots ran over a child’s foot in a California mall, just days before another K5 android was found face-down in a […] The post Nowhere to Hide: Security Rob
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Some details have been revealed about the 2018 Samsung Galaxy A5, the handset will apparently be powered by a Samsung Exynos 7885 processor. This new processor has yet to be announced and the handset will also come with 4GB of RAM as opposed to 3GB o
Audiophile Vacuum Tube Integrated Modular Amplifier: 2x8Watt, optional: Phono RIAA Preamp with MM or/and MC selector, DAC module with Optical and Coax input, Bluetooth module 4.0 aptx-X for listen to music from Smartphones, Tablet PC or other digital
Lenovos ThinkPad X1 Tablet (2017) does little to differentiate itself from the companys first-generation X1 Tablet,and were generally okay with that. Lenovo kept what we liked mostthe comfy kickstand, fingerprint reader, and modular accessoriesbut up
Ben Shyman auditions the LS28 line-stage preamplifier from Audio Research Corporation's Foundation Series. This $7,500 preamp utilizes four 6H30 tubes in its analog circuit and features balanced and unbalanced connections.Ben Shyman auditions the LS2
Microsoft wants to be ready for a quantum computing world. Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) At its Ignite conference today, Microsoft announced its moves to embrace the next big thing in computing: quantum computing. Later this year, Microsoft will releas