HERE0:3

Gadgets Archives - Page 4 of 114 - Article Point

Mercedes-Benz’s new MBUX in-car assistant and smart UI rocks
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 It’s rare that I pay much attention to automaker infotainment and multimedia system updates at CES – usually there’s too much going on with autonomy, electrification and mobility services to give it much thought. This year, however, Mercedes-Benz had one of the most interesting announcements at the show with its new MBUX smart multimedia system […]

50
Like
Save
LiveMap shows off latest prototype of augmented reality motorcycle helmet
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 LiveMap launched in TechCrunch’s Hardware Battlefield CES 2014 and is getting closer to producing its augmented reality helmet. Since launching, the product has evolved to a working prototype. I tried it on at CES and it seemed to work fine. The current version of helmet features a small transparent screen mounted on the visor. A […]

3
Like
Save
Boeing’s prototype drone can carry 500 lbs of cargo
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 Boeing just revealed a prototype drone capable of carrying much more than a camera. The company tasked engineers with designing and building a cargo drone and the prototype they came up with is able to haul 500 lbs of goods. The vehicle is huge and much larger than anything DJI sells. It weighs 747 pounds […]

8
Like
Save
Intel details performance hit for Meltdown fix on affected processors
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 Now that the Meltdown and Spectre cats are out of the bag and patches are being issued left and right, the main question people have is: will this affect my everyday work? Intel’s latest performance metrics suggest that yes it might, but not too much — more so if, like me, you have an older […]

49
Like
Save
Samsung Galaxy S9 to be announced in February
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 The next version of the Samsung Galaxy S9 is to be announced next month at Mobile World Congress. The word comes from DJ Koh, president of Samsung’s mobile business, speaking at a CES 2018 event. Samsung has used MWC to launch several Galaxy phones including the Samsung S7 Edge in 2016. The massive annual show […]

19
Like
Save
Inspired by insect ears, Soundskrit wants to make microphones magically directional
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 Voice control is everywhere these days, but to hear people effectively from every direction, devices like the Echo must have a whole collection of microphones in them — but they take up space, require extra processing power and restrict industrial design. Soundskrit aims to replace those many mics with a single one that can clearly […]

45
Like
Save
Nvidia CEO clarifies its GPUs are ‘absolutely’ immune to Meltdown and Spectre
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 Nvidia issued a security bulletin on Tuesday detailing updates it made to its driver software to address the so-called Meltdown CPU vulnerability revealed by Google’s Project Zero. The bulletin was misinterpreted by some outlets as an admission that Nvidia’s GPUs were also affected. Read More

23
Like
Save
Segway Robotics’ Loomo wants to be your little buddy
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 Everyone needs a robotic friend and the Loomo might be the best yet. Part pack mule, part Segway, part voice assistant, the Loomo packs a lot of goods into its self-balancing frame. The device is from Segway Robotics, which is backed by Intel and Xiaomi. Intel’s RealSense provides sensors to make it safe to use […]

10
Like
Save
We go lips on with the PicoStill’s ‘delightful’ gin
bookmarks.articlepoint.info

 When PicoBrew announced its PicoStill, a $249 distilling add-on to its Pico C brewing system, I was nonplussed. How could you produce good whiskey or gin in a compact system? Well you can. Since then I’ve tried PicoBrew’s beer system and was very impressed — and now, after a solid taste of the PicoStill’s gin, […]

46
Like
Save