• VLC Adds Support for 360-Degree Video

    VLC Adds Support for 360-Degree Video

    The free, open-source VLC media player just got a sweet new feature: support for 360-degree videos.The nonprofit VideoLAN organization worked with 360-degree camera maker Giroptic on the new feature, which will let you play all your 360-degree videos and images directly within VLC.
  • Question of the Day: Buy Any New Tech Toys During Black Friday or Cyber Monday?

    Question of the Day: Buy Any New Tech Toys During Black Friday or Cyber Monday?

    There has been no shortage of deals this holiday shopping season, so we wanted to circle back and see if you picked up any new toys while all of the Black Friday and Cyber Monday madness has been taking place.Did you buy your partner a tech goodie?
  • Experience 22 Years of Earth's Changing Surface

    Experience 22 Years of Earth's Changing Surface

    Whether you're studying effects of global warming, or are curious about your hometown's topographical history, the new Timelapse promises sharper views, truer colors, and fewer distractions.Powered by Earth Engine's cloud-computing model, Timelapse allows scientists, researchers, journalists, and other interested users to detect changes, map trends, and qualify differences on the planet's surface.
  • Why I Traded My Galaxy Note 5 for a Midrange ZTE

    Why I Traded My Galaxy Note 5 for a Midrange ZTE

    That's when I realized it had turned itself off, something it had been doing for the past three days.I was beginning to realize how digitally dependent I was: no Google Maps, Gmail, Internet, or phone.
  • Leap Motion Mobile Platform Embraces Virtual and Augmented Reality

    Leap Motion Mobile Platform Embraces Virtual and Augmented Reality

    The Leap Motion Mobile Platform, created specifically for untethered devices, promises to meet the next-generation needs of VR and AR users when it comes to tracking hand and finger movements."We needed to build a whole new Leap Motion sensor with higher performance and much lower power," he said.
  • Report: Apple Eyes Early Access to New Movies

    Report: Apple Eyes Early Access to New Movies

    That's the million-dollar question Apple is trying to answer., and Universal Pictures—three of the five top-grossing distributors—are eyeing "high-priced home-video rentals" of new movies soon after they open in theaters.
  • BOTS Act Cracks Down on Cyber Scalpers

    BOTS Act Cracks Down on Cyber Scalpers

    The US government is cracking down on cyber scalpers.Congress this week passed federal legislation prohibiting the use of online bots to stockpile event tickets for resale at marked-up prices.
  • This Startup Uses AI to Turn Animal-Based Foods Vegan

    This Startup Uses AI to Turn Animal-Based Foods Vegan

    If a Chilean startup has its way, more vegan products could soon wind up on US store shelves with the help of artificial intelligence.Reuters reports that the company has found some success back at home, inking deals to sell its "Not Mayo" product in supermarkets across Chile, and now it's looking towards the US market.
  • Hot Picks for the New Year -

    Hot Picks for the New Year -

    Over here at DT HQ, we are excited for a new year.And while we love all of our gadgets, what we really love is what we do with them.
  • 4K Ultra HD Buying Guide -

    4K Ultra HD Buying Guide -

    Good news!4K UHD TVs are entirely backward compatible, so you can use your existing cable box or DVR, DVD or Blu-ray player, or standard HD TV antenna, and your 4K UHD TV will make whatever you’re watching look even better than before.
  • Why Can't I Log In? -

    Why Can't I Log In? -

    With the recent rollout of some new features, we’ve determined that subscriber accounts no longer offer value to our readers at this time.As a loyal DT reader, you can still join the discussion on any of our articles on the site, as well as through our social-media channels.
  • Best Windows Phone apps for keeping your New Year's resolution

    Best Windows Phone apps for keeping your New Year's resolution

    A 2014 survey by the University of Scranton found that only 8 percent of New Year’s resolutions are successful.That’s why we’ve compiled a list of Windows Phone apps to help accomplish those goals.
  • New Old Spice Bar Soap - Freshness That Follows You Around All Day -

    New Old Spice Bar Soap - Freshness That Follows You Around All Day -

    Ever miss the days when commercial jingles stuck with you all day long?Old Spice is back with a hilarious new ad that employs an earworm that sounds like it’s straight out of a 1989 commercial.
  • 'Tis the Season for New Instagram Story Stickers

    'Tis the Season for New Instagram Story Stickers

    Better late than never: Instagram's latest update includes geolocation and holiday-themed story stickers.Taking a cue from Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat, Instagram today introduced a new set of tools "to help you add context and creativity" to stories.
  • TCL Teases First BlackBerry-Branded Smartphones

    TCL Teases First BlackBerry-Branded Smartphones

    Chinese electronics giant TCL teased its first BlackBerry-branded phones Thursday, in a bid to win a bigger share of the US premium smartphone market.Perhaps hoping to generate buzz through secrecy, TCL remained mostly quiet about its plans for BlackBerry-branded phones.
  • Business Transformation: Go Digital Or Go Home

    Business Transformation: Go Digital Or Go Home

    No infrastr The evidence is clear, digital transformation is the biggest driver in business today.[Even when IT teams embrace digital transformation mistakes can happen, particularly when they fail to engage business partners.
  • Business Transformation: Go Digital Or Go Home

    Business Transformation: Go Digital Or Go Home

    No infrastr The evidence is clear, digital transformation is the biggest driver in business today.[Even when IT teams embrace digital transformation mistakes can happen, particularly when they fail to engage business partners.
  • Brexit Fallout Boosts iOS App Store Prices

    Brexit Fallout Boosts iOS App Store Prices

    Great Britain's decision to leave the European Union has caused unexpected ripples, including a price hike in the UK iOS App Store.As reported by The Guardian, Apple is raising prices almost 25 percent thanks to the pound's devaluation since the June Brexit vote.
  • Report: Google's New Smartwatches Arrive Feb. 9

    Report: Google's New Smartwatches Arrive Feb. 9

    LG will manufacture the first Android Wear 2.0 devices, which include "Sport" and "Style" versions, Blass wrote on Tuesday, citing marketing materials that VentureBeat obtained.
  • Report: Microsoft Opening Windows 10 Ebook Store

    Report: Microsoft Opening Windows 10 Ebook Store

    Readers can simply visit the dedicated section to buy books "from a range of different publishers and authors," the tech blog said.Folks can browse through new books, staff picks, and featured stories (like film and television tie-ins Hidden Figures and A Series of Unfortunate Events).