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  • Watch Wakanda come to life in Marvel’s new ‘Black Panther’ trailer

    Watch Wakanda come to life in Marvel’s new ‘Black Panther’ trailer

     Marvel’s The Black Panther is coming to theatres next year on February 16, and now we have a better look at what to expect from the movie. There’s Black Panther, of course, returning in his own feature after making his debut in Captain America: Civil War, but there’s also so, so much more. We get a LOT of looks at Wakanda, the advanced fictional African nation where Black… Read More

  • Drone hits a commercial plane for the first time in Canada

    Drone hits a commercial plane for the first time in Canada

    A twin-engined commercial prop aircraft has struck a drone for the first time in Canada, says Minister of Transport Marc Garneau. The Skyjet Beech King Air 100 was on approach to Jean Lesage International Airport in Québec City when it hit an...

  • DxO One camera for Android on the way, new accessories debut

    DxO One camera for Android on the way, new accessories debut

     The best compact camera smartphone attachment you can buy is getting an Android version, and a heap of updates for the existing iPhone model that make it even better (and it’s already excellent). The DxO One, DxO’s first camera hardware, gets a free software update this morning that adds Facebook Live multi-camera streaming, time-lapse an more, and customers can sign up to find… Read More

  • NBA’s first AR game lets you pop-a-shot with your iPhone

    NBA’s first AR game lets you pop-a-shot with your iPhone

    The NBA's already cranked up its virtual reality output, and now it's taking baby steps into augmented reality too. The league's new iPhone game lets you play virtual pop-a-shot outdoors, which is as straightforward as it sounds. Just download the "N...

  • Huawei Mate 10 hands-on: Faster, more helpful AI

    Huawei Mate 10 hands-on: Faster, more helpful AI

    The most important phones of the year have already been announced, but one company might still be able to pique our interest. Huawei unveiled its AI-focused Kirin 970 processor at IFA, saying the chip's real world benefits would be shared at the laun...

  • LimeBike raises $50M to further its bike-sharing ambitions

    LimeBike raises $50M to further its bike-sharing ambitions

     LimeBike, one of several companies competing in the rapidly expanding bike-sharing space, has raised a $50 million C round to continue building out the operation. The company is also looking into ways to differentiate itself from the competition — including the two 900-pound Chinese gorillas in the industry, Ofo and Mobike. Read More

  • ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ reimagined in 8-bit for 40th anniversary

    ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ reimagined in 8-bit for 40th anniversary

     Close Encounters of the Third Kind is 40 years old, which is a bit hard to believe, so this ‘retro’ 8-bit recreation of the seminal Steven Spielberg sci-fi movie is actually modern compared to its actual release date. I think. Still, it’s a fun homage from fan Christopher Harrison, and one that Close Encounters is using to promote its 4K UHD and Blu-ray release. Both those… Read More

  • New TV Anime Announced For Granblue Fantasy

    New TV Anime Announced For Granblue Fantasy

    Cygames’ popular smartphone RPG Granblue Fantasy received an anime adaptation by A-1 Pictures earlier this year, and it’s been announced that a brand-new TV anime is in production for the series.

  • Daimler moves to separate Mercedes cars, trucks

    Daimler moves to separate Mercedes cars, trucks

    Daimler is firming up plans for its biggest corporate overhaul in a decade, granting its car and truck operations more independence in a move that could pave the way for spinoffs and other deals as the automaker confronts the disruptive shift to...

  • IBM is using the blockchain to speed up and simplify cross-border payments

    IBM is using the blockchain to speed up and simplify cross-border payments

     The blockchain has long been seen as a method to quicken (and cheapen) cross-borders payments, and now that movement — which includes a number of startups making moves privately — just got its highest profile advocate after IBM announced its own solution focus on banks. The computing giant has teamed up with blockchain startup Stellar and payment company Kickex to launch a… Read More