Microsoft’s Immersive Reader, a tool that helps users read text and improve their reading skills, is coming to the educational version of Minecraft. The addition was announced on Thursday as one of multiple changes arriving in Minecraft: Education Edition, all of them focused on improving the learning and classroom aspects of the game. Minecraft: Education Edition is a version of … Continue reading
While we're just hours away from Neon Genesis Evangelion making its Netflix debut, a different flashback from the 90s is teaming up with an even older representative from the mecha anime genre. For the 40th anniversary of Mobile Suit Gundam, it's tea...
Huawei may have delayed the launch of its Mate X foldable smartphone, but that doesn’t mean the company isn’t already thinking up more in the flexible OLED series, and according to a freshly-revealed design patent it’s also considering taking the opposite approach. The Huawei Mate X managed to outshine Samsung’s big Galaxy Fold announcement, taking Mobile World Congress 2019 by … Continue reading
At an intimate press event in the Dolby SoHo space today, Amazon announced a new Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision. This is basically an upgraded Fire TV Edition, and the display model is made by Toshiba. A 55-inch model is available starting today f...
"Gravel bikes" are becoming increasingly popular, as they combine some of the toughness of mountain bikes with the speed of road bikes. Given that they travel on dirt trails and unpaved roads, though, some suspension might be good – and that's what Cannondale's new Topstone Carbon offers, in a novel fashion.
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McCormick, the company best known for its spices, has revealed the SUMR HITS 5000, a concept grill with a built-in ‘DJ Station.’ The grill is packed with custom software and hardware so that cooks can create their own tunes while grilling. Key to the system is how it works with the act of grilling — food placement dictates which sounds … Continue reading
NASA’s new Mars 2020 rover has finally got its wheels, with the countdown to blast-off now only twelve months out. Handiwork of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, the Mars rover is expected to join Curiosity on the red planet and pave the way for an eventual manned mission there. That’s a lot of responsibility resting on the little … Continue reading
A report and confirmation from Google SVP of Devices and Services Rick Osterloh today say Google is axing tablets. This means that for the foreseeable future, Google won’t be designing and/or ordering manufacturing for tablet devices for Chrome OS or Android. According to Osterloh, “Google’s HARDWARE team will be solely focused on building laptops moving forward.” At the time this … Continue reading