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Uber teams up with Nasa for its flying taxis

Uber wants you to fly… in their taxis. Soon, not now, but soon. Uber just announced a deal with NASA to develop the software to manage their autonomous “flying taxis”. It was announced by the company’s chief product officer, Jeff Holden, during the Web Summit in Lisbon. By 2020, Uber plans to test four-passenger, 200mph UberAir […]

iPhone X

Drop test: the iPhone X performs… badly

The all glass design of the iPhone X has its flaws. The iPhone X is not like the 7. It’s all glass, it has no home button and a full screen design. The flagship model is available since last week and Apple is not gonna be happy with that video. The famous drop test has […]

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Samsung ad mocking the iPhone X

Samsung mocks Apple’s Iphone X in new ad

This is not the first one and won’t be the last: Samsung’s new ad slams the iPhone X.

iPhone X or a coffee a day ? You can do both says Tim Cook

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook really wants you to buy an iPhone X. And according to him, it’s not that expensive. This is the day. the iPhone X is officially available starting this friday, nov 3. During a report on the fiscal Q4  revenue and profit, CEO Tim Cook had a little comment about the price of […]

Brooke Amelia Peterson

Apple Fires Employee After his Daughter shows iPhone X on Youtube

It has not exactly been a good week for Brooke Amelia Peterson. Her father was fired because she showed the iPhone X. Brooke Amelia Peterson is a young YouTube enthusiast. Bt maybe not anymore. She used to film her everyday life, and when her father, an Apple Employee, took her to the 1 Infinite Loop (Apple […]

Andre de Grasse

VIDEO. Andre de Grasse vs Jesse Owens, who wins ?

If 100 meters champions were to run with 1936’s shoes and track, what would happen ? Canadian Champion Andre de Grasse tried to run as Jesse Owens did in 1936, during the « Nazi » Olympics in Berlin. Here is a video showing that the difference is not that… huge.

VIDEO. This number is… illegal

Ever wondered if a number could be illegal ? Probably not. but there is one that is indeed illegal in the USA since the 1998 Digital Rights Act. 85650789657397829 + 1402 more digits is an illegal number. Using this number, you would be able to duplicate, download, or upload the data on the DVD. Not that many people […]

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VIDEO. Short Sighted? Now you can see (briefly) without glasses !

Here is a simple solution for when you’re forgotten to bring your glasses somewhere, if you are Short Sighted. We tried it, and it definitely works.

VIDEO. Don’t set your iPhone to 1/1/1970

You’re warned, don’t set your iPhone to 1/1/1970. This guy explains why…

The worst most used passwords of 2015

Well, if you still have 123456 as password in 2015 / 2016, all hope is lot for you. But don’t worry, you’re not the only one. Here is the list of the most used passwords in 2015. The 25 most-used passwords (change from 2014) 1. 123456 (unchanged) 2. password (unchanged) 3. 12345678 (up 1) 4. […]

George Holtz Self Driving Car

VIDEO. This hacker built a self-driving car by himself

Forget Google and Tesla and their thousands of engineers. Self-Driving has been made possible by only one guy. One clever guy called George Hotz. He was the first person to hack the iPhone, and says he built a self-driving car in a month. Bloomberg’s Ashlee Vance went to Hotz’s home to find out…

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VIDEO. Heat your body, smartphone charger… this jacket does it all

Two guys decided to make a product that you could wear from -20 degrees to +10, without having ever to switch between jackets. They came up with this jacket, which looks pretty good similar to other jackets on the market. But it’s what’s inside that changes everything. They already raised 1 million on kickstarter, so […]

VIDEO. One model with six different photographers become six different models

Chris Meredith, Jin Lim, Lyndal Irons, Kate Disher-Quill, Franky Tsang & Tristan Stefan Edouard are all professional photgraphers. They capture the world around them with passion, and talent. The Canon Lab asked them to participate to an experiment: take pictures of the same model, a middle-aged man, and see the result. The result may surprise […]

VIDEO. This guy invented the Thor hammer that actually works

Thor’s hammer – the Mjölnir – is a mythical object that only worthy humans or ETs can lift. This crazy inventor managed to make one with a simple electromagnet taken from a microwave and  a fingerprint scanner, so that only he can lift it. watch the video below in Venice Beach:

VIDEO. No-tech zones in San Francisco : What was that all about ?

Just below the « No Parking » signs, San Francisco saw some weird « No-Tech zones » signs appear around parks in the city, that just got free Wi-Fi. The signs were quickly taken down as they were not installed by the authorities, but its author remained mysterious. Until now. They were made by a local art director and […]

The Dislike button is coming to Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg confirmed it himself during a Q&A : Facebook is working on a Dislike button. « I think people have asked about the dislike button for many years »,  Zuckerberg said. « Today is a special day because today is the day I can say we’re working on it and shipping it. What users really want is the […]

Old Steve Jobs posing with young Steve Jobs

Columbian artist Fulvio Obregon had the good idea to compare old celebrities with their younger self, in a series of drawings called Me and My Other Me. Here is Steve Jobs young (wearing a Toy Story shirt, WTF), with the old one Bill Gates with a Windows XP shirt, ok why not Al Pacino Robert De Niro Mick […]

VIDEO. All the underwater cables that make the internet work

Ever wondered how your selfies and likes travel around the world ? No they don’t fly in the air, but underwater. Business Insider made a cool video explaining how the internet works across the globe : 885,000 kilometers (550,000 miles) of cables. That’s 22 times the circle of earth. Watch the video below. You wont look at […]

Google has a new logo

VIDEO. Google just changed its logo

With the rise of SkyNet, sorry, Alphabet, Google is changing from the top down. So why not change the iconic logo as well. A logo so well known that we think it has not evolved since the beginning, because it’s so simple. Yet, it has evolved, a lot. And here is what the logo will […]

How to properly record iPhone videos, the secret is finally out

Tired of vertical iPhone videos ? We are too. So to spread the knowledge all over the world, here is a simple graphic explanation of how TO SHOT PERFECT IPHONE VIDEO. … Not that hard really. I have a Serious Question! via imgur.com

The best questions to ask Siri

Siri’s got a bunch of built-in great answers to the most stupid questions you can ask him/her/it. If you are bored, here are some of the best you can ask. When asked what’s the result to 0 divided by 0, here is what she has to say. Mention the rival Google and you’re in for […]

VIDEO. Samsung mocks Apple’s cables in yet another ad

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is the new toy the Korean giant wants you to buy. And their target is Apple, again, in this new ad. This time, poor Apple users get stuck in their cables. The Galaxy S 6 and the Galaxy S 6 edge « come with wireless charging capability built in », says Samsung. But […]

How to unsend an email with Gmail

If you have a Gmail account, then be happy. Google just introduced Gmail’s Undo Send, a feature that waits a few seconds (up to 30 secs) before sending an email. It was tested in beta for a few years before being available to all accounts. So, if you configure it correctly, no more angry or drunk emails. […]

VIDEO. Siri… That’s her

You like Siri, you use it very often and you never thought Siri is in fact, a real person, and not a computer generated voice. Siri is a voice actor named Susan Bennett from Clinton, New York. And when she recorder her « parts » she didn’t even know that those would be use for such a… revolutionnary system. […]

A UFO spotted on Earth, but it’s from the NASA

Nasa debuted its first Flying Saucer this week : it’s a Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) : a vehicle designed to land… on Mars. But, sadly, the parachute system didn’t open properly and the Saucer had a rough landing. Another test is scheduled for 2016.