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Leap Motion brings its hand tracking tech to mobile VR

Leap Motion has been working on its admittedly cool motion tracking technology for a few years now. But while the original hand tracker failed to rival the venerable computer mouse as the primary ...

9 hours ago from Techspot

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HyperDrive Is A USB-C Hub For Your MacBook Pro

One of the controversial moves Apple made last year was by removing all of the ports on the 12-inch MacBook and replacing it with a single USB-C port. Thankfully for this year’s MacBook Pro, ...

2 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Plume’s Adaptive WiFi System Are Now Available For Purchase

Earlier this year we reported on a gadget called Plume. These devices are basically pods that plug into your wall socket and when you plug many of them around your home, they essentially form ...

3 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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How it takes just six seconds to hack a credit card

Working out the card number, expiry date and security code of any Visa credit or debit card can take as little as six seconds and uses nothing more than guesswork, new research has shown.

Thu 1 Dec 16 from TechXplore

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Panasonic IPS LCD panel brings the contrast battle to OLED

High contrast is one of the main advantages that OLED monitors have in the display wars, but now Panasonic has managed to squeeze a comparable contrast ratio out of an In-Plane Switching ...

20 hours ago from Gizmag

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Details Of Microsoft Surface Pro 5 With Kaby Lake Emerge Suggesting Spring 2017 Launch

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 is long due for an upgrade -- while the current convertible is still a potent beast, it was originally released back in October 2015. A new report, however, suggests ...

10 hours ago from HotHardware

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Liftware levels the playing field for disabled diners

Most of us might don't have to think twice about how we feed ourselves, but for people with limited movement in their hands and arms, dinnertime can be a frustrating and messy experience. ...

Sun 4 Dec 16 from Gizmag

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Report: immense pressure on its tightly packed battery caused the Note 7 fires

It’s been over three months since Samsung issued the first official Galaxy Note 7 recall, but the company still hasn’t revealed what caused the handsets’ battery to overheat ...

8 hours ago from Techspot

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Some MacBook Pro Users Are Seeing Poor Battery Life

With the new MacBook Pros, Apple is boasting that users should be able to get about 10 hours worth of battery life out of the laptop. Unfortunately it seems that there are some users who aren’t ...

Sun 4 Dec 16 from Ubergizmo

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JDI Develops High-resolution, Fast-response LCD Panel for VR (1)

Japan Display Inc (JDI) announced that it has developed a 3.42-inch low-temperature polysilicon (LTPS) TFT LCD panel specifically designed for VR (virtual-reality) head-mounted displays (HMDs) ...

23 hours ago from Tech-On

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