Drone racing 'the next type of NASCAR,' pilot says

At an off-strip Las Vegas casino this past weekend, 32 individuals from around the world, the youngest at 12-years-old, competed in a burgeoning new sport: drone racing.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/22/drone-racing-next-type-nascar-pilot-says.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Woman's iPhone saves her from Vegas shooter's bullet

One of the unlikeliest of heroes emerging from the Las Vegas massacre was a rose-colored iPhone, which took a bullet for its owner, according to a report.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/04/womans-iphone-saves-her-from-vegas-shooters-bullet.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Sonic weapon knocks drones right out of the sky

LAS VEGAS — Smartphones, virtual-reality headsets, toy robots, quadcopter drones and self-balancing scooters can be hacked by powerful sonic blasts, a team of Chinese researchers demonstrated at the Black Hat security conference here last week.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/31/sonic-weapon-knocks-drones-right-out-sky.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Gary Kasparov is not worried about a robot takeover

LAS VEGAS — At the DEF CON 25 hacker conference here today (July 28), chess champion and political activist Garry Kasparov offered a surprisingly optimistic vision of human interaction with intelligent machines.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/31/gary-kasparov-is-not-worried-about-robot-takeover.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Where FinancialForce Fits

FinancialForce held its first big time user conference in Las Vegas last week, headlined by new CEO Tod Nielsen. The company seems to be telling us that it is adjusting course in an effort to create a new category aligned with enterprise resource planning, but very much for this century. The key concept is services, which must be explained. We’ve grown accustomed to accessing Things as a Service. This model has helped to broaden the markets for relatively expensive goods, enabling more people to access them.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84639.html?rss=1

Powered by WPeMatico

Las Vegas is about to get its first bar where robots mix the drinks

Tipsy Robot is an upcoming Las Vegas cocktail lounge where you order your drinks via iPad, and then have them perfectly mixed by one of the two expert robots bartenders behind the bar.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/20/las-vegas-is-about-to-get-its-first-bar-where-robots-mix-drinks.html

Powered by WPeMatico

AMD’s Epyc Servers Launch June 20, Consumer Vega GPUs Follow in Late July


AMD shared new details on Vega’s launch date and its upcoming server debut this summer, with new Threadripper CPUs arriving in the next few months as well.

The post AMD’s Epyc Servers Launch June 20, Consumer Vega GPUs Follow in Late July appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/250132-amd-epyc-servers-launch-june-20-consumer-vega-gpus-follow-late-july?source=Computing

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple blocked Volkswagen from showing off wireless CarPlay at CES, carmaker says

Article Image Volkswagen had hoped to showcase wireless CarPlay support at this week’s CES in Las Vegas, but Apple stopped it from doing so, a development head from the company said on Friday.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4cbc3b60/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A10C0A80Capple0Eblocked0Evolkswagen0Efrom0Eshowing0Eoff0Ewireless0Ecarplay0Eat0Eces0Ecarmaker0Esays/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Technics shows off glorious new Grand Class SL-1200G turntables

At the Panasonic CES 2016 press event in Las Vegas Tuesday, the electronics giant unveiled its latest Technics turntables, the direct drive Grand Class SL-1200G, along with a limited edition version in the Grand Class SL-1200GAE.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/06/technics-shows-off-glorious-new-grand-class-sl-1200g-turntables.html

Powered by WPeMatico

CES: LG Display to showcase 18-inch panel that rolls up like a newspaper

LG Display will use this week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas to showcase a prototype display technology that can be rolled up.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/04/ces-lg-display-to-showcase-18-inch-panel-that-rolls-up-like-newspaper.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Vendors at 2015 NAB Show brings debut Thunderbolt drives, camera remote accessories, more

With the National Association of Broadcasters’ annual trade show under way in Las Vegas, accessory makers have announced a number of new products designed to serve the needs of media professionals wielding Macs and iOS devices.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4565b553/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A40C140Capple0Efriendly0Eproducts0Efrom0E20A150Enab0Eshow0Einclude0Ethunderbolt0Edrives0Ecamera0Eremote0Eapp0Emore/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Would you trust a driverless car?

Each year tech junkies from around the world gather in Las Vegas for International CES, the Consumer Electronics Show where innovators come to show off their latest prototypes, preview products and announce new releases, including a Mercedes Benz that doesn’t even need a chauffeur to drive you around.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/SFkv5JjFMIY/index.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Roundup: The best Apple ecosystem electronics spotted at day two of CES

The Consumer Electronics Show is in full swing in Las Vegas, Nev., and AppleInsider offers a roundup of some of the best Apple-compatible devices we’ve spied at the event, including a unique car heads-up display, reversible USB plug Lightning cables, an iOS-connected asthma monitor, and more.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/421f6aa6/sc/5/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A10C0A80Croundup0Ethe0Ebest0Eapple0Eecosystem0Eelectronics0Espotted0Eat0Eday0Etwo0Eof0Eces/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico