Monday , June 18 2018

20 Mind-Boggling Facts About Quantum Computing Everyone Should Read

  The dream of “quantum computing” – harnessing the power of quantum-level mechanics in order to create computers far faster and more powerful than any available today – came a step closer to reality recently. Microsoft and Google both have just announced that they are expecting to reach key milestones …

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Apple AirPods 2 May Be Incoming Soon With Two Big Improvements

when Apple announced its wireless in-ear headphones, the AirPods, reaction was mixed. Questions were asked: Don’t they look a bit funny? What will they sound like? Will they really do all the things they promise? Philip “Phil” Schiller, senior vice president of worldwide marketing at Apple Inc., unveils the AirPods …

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Facebook Messenger now lets you add friends to ongoing video chats

Facebook Messenger now allows you to add more friends and family members to your audio and video chats while they’re still in progress. With a new feature introduced today, you can add people to an ongoing audio or video call while you’re still talking, rather than having to hang up …

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Transport app Citymapper is launching a new hybrid bus service in London

UK transport app Citymapper is launching a new taxi service. Or, wait, a new bus service. Actually, it’s somewhere in between. After confusion this week when the company’s plans leaked to the press, Citymapper has shared some details of new “Smart Ride” initiative — a hybrid service that will see …

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This Is The $1M+ Supercar You Thought Toyota Would Never Make

When you speak about the world of multi-million dollar road-going hypercars, industry buffs are quick to mention names like the Mercedes-AMG Project One or Red Bull Racing’s Aston Martin Valkyrie. Japanese brands never rate a mention. Until now, that is. Unveiled at the recent Tokyo Auto Salon, Toyota’s GR (Gazoo …

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Snap responds to the 1.2 million petition signers who hate the redesign

Snap has officially responded to a hugely popular Change.org petition calling for the company to walk back the recent redesign of Snapchat. In a message signed by the Snapchat team and posted as a reply to the petition, the company says it’s heard the feedback loud and clear and that …

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Airbnb reveals new hotel-like service called Airbnb Plus

Airbnb has announced a new hotel-like tier of service on its platform that the company is calling Airbnb Plus. The news went live today on Airbnb’s website in conjunction with a story in The New York Times ahead of a big reveal event in San Francisco this morning. It confirms …

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Businesses can now send Android users multimedia texts via RCS

After a year in development, Google is flipping the switch on “RCS business messaging.” Essentially, it means that brands can text more multimedia-rich messages to Android users. The idea is that instead of just getting an SMS from a random five-digit shortcode telling you that your hotel room has been …

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