Big tech firms file weird patents all the time, and Google is no exception. Recently, the Mountain View, California, company filed a patent for a particular kind of power cord -- one with an accelerometer and motion-sensing lights.
AMD released Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.2.1 on Thursday, which for now isn't offered for the 32-bit version of Windows 8.1. It's optimized for Sniper Elite and For Honor, and it fixes several game-specific issues.
For video editors on the go, there's no shortage of laptops that can take the heat. The Unlockr took a look at the Razer Blade, Surface Book with Performance Base, and MacBook Pro, to find out which excels.
Researchers at fraud-detection firm Pindrop presented new research at RSA last week that shows our voice’s speed and pitch changes enough over the years that it may cause voice biometrics systems to fail.
OptiTrack launched a new tracking system for out-of-home theme park-style VR experiences. The new system is capable of keeping up with multiple users and their carried/worn objects in areas filled with walls and stationary items.
The Chrome 58 update for Google's browser seems likely to add official support for Apple's MacBook Pro Touch Bar, as the latest release in the Canary channel has it and adds a few additional functions for the browser.
Microsoft Research worked with researchers at the University of Cambridge to create DeepCoder, a machine learning system built to solve programming challenges and pave the way for AI to perform the most tedious programming work.