Explore the world with Google Earth VR on Oculus Rift

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 18.4.2017 Comments Off on Explore the world with Google Earth VR on Oculus Rift

The Google Earth revamp isn’t just focused on the web and mobile crowds — there are a few perks for virtual reality fans as well. Google has updated Earth’s free VR experience to support the Oculus Rift headset and its Oculus Touch controllers. Yo… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Facebook takes on Slack with a free version of Workplace

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 18.4.2017 Comments Off on Facebook takes on Slack with a free version of Workplace

Facebook’s not-so-subtle bid to take on Slack and Microsoft Teams just got particularly serious. The social network has announced a free version of Workplace that will let virtually any group chat and collaborate online when it arrives later in 2017…. Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Spin your yacht rock playlist from Spotify in Facebook Messenger

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 18.4.2017 Comments Off on Spin your yacht rock playlist from Spotify in Facebook Messenger

If you want to listen to Run the Jewels in Facebook Messenger, you’ll totally be able to do that. From the F8 stage, Facebook’s David Marcus announced that soon you’ll be able to share tracks from both Apple Music and Spotify within the app — all wi… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Lomography's super-cheap film cameras look like disposables

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 18.4.2017 Comments Off on Lomography's super-cheap film cameras look like disposables

Thanks to the smartphones in our pockets, we all have a basic understanding of digital photography, even if we don’t own a fancy DSLR. But this casual familiarity can make delving into analog, film shooting a bit daunting, at least initially. Champio… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Facebook adds a login shortcut to other Android apps

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 18.4.2017 Comments Off on Facebook adds a login shortcut to other Android apps

The great part about being tech obsessed is getting the latest and greatest devices. The less great part is having to log into all the services you use when you get new hardware. Today at F8, Facebook announced it’s giving the developers of third-par… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

People really like to watch a giraffe give birth

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 17.4.2017 Comments Off on People really like to watch a giraffe give birth

For weeks, animal lovers have been holding their breath in anticipation waiting for April, a 15-year-old giraffe at Animal Adventure Park in New York, to give birth. Well, the moment finally arrived last Saturday. April had a healthy baby boy, and mi… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Most of us are using our phones while driving

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 17.4.2017 Comments Off on Most of us are using our phones while driving

Between the hefty fines, disturbing PSAs and social shunning that comes from using your phone while driving, it turns nearly everyone is still texting, tweeting and generally fiddling with their phones while behind the wheel. According to Zendrive’s… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Google quietly takes on LinkedIn with its own job listings site

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 17.4.2017 Comments Off on Google quietly takes on LinkedIn with its own job listings site

Google has a new job listings site coming online soon, adding yet another site you’ll need to upload your resume to. You can even visit the Google Hire site now, though it won’t let you sign in, yet. According to Axios, Hire will enable companies to… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

VW pours $300 million into a national EV charging network

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 17.4.2017 Comments Off on VW pours $300 million into a national EV charging network

Volkswagen’s nearly $15 billion settlement over its diesel emissions cheating included a stipulation that it push clean transportation, and that involves a lot more than producing electric cars. The automaker’s Electrify America division has unveile… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More

Raise the horns for Anthrax and Killswitch Engage in VR tonight

Blog sponsored by Engadget.com 17.4.2017 Comments Off on Raise the horns for Anthrax and Killswitch Engage in VR tonight

There really isn’t anything like being on the floor during a heavy metal show. The smell of sweat, spilled beer and, ahem, greener substances combine to form one of the more unique aromas in live music. But as enticing as that may be, sometimes you j… Powered by WPeMatico

Read More