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Google Earth just got a whole lot sharper thanks to the Landsat 8 satellite

Google has updated Google Earth with sharper and brighter images from the Landsat 8 satellite. The new images will also show in the satellite view of Maps, and over time will replace all of the older images in Earth.
Cool Tech

BBC’s new ‘Robot Wars’ resurrects your favorite wired warriors 0:44

“When we were first commissioned to design and produce the new House Robots we really wanted to take them to the next level,” James Cooper, Creative Technologist of the company which built the series’ new robot overlords…
Computing

Google ups its classroom cred with Cast for Education and Quizzes

Google has launched a slew of new tools for education and teachers, including quizzes in Google Forms, and Cast for Education, which allows students to cast their screens to their teacher's projector (with permission, of course)
Photography

How to create a simple lighting setup for product photography

Photographer Curtis Judd shares his tips on how to create a simple studio setup for capturing clean visuals for product photography. From learning the histogram to proper lighting, he covers it all.
Movies & TV

These ninja won’t be silent: Chan, Armisen among voice cast of ‘Lego Ninjago’ movie

Warner Bros. Pictures has found the voices of its teenage ninjas for the upcoming Lego Ninjago movie. The voice cast reportedly includes Jackie Chan, Fred Armisen, Dave Franco, and more.
Photography

Indiegogo campaign seeks to develop 1,200 rolls of film shot in the 1950s

The Rescued Film Project has come across a collection of 1,200 rolls of undeveloped film shot by an unknown photographer in the 1950s. Now it's looking for funding to develop them.
Computing

Google’s Project Bloks looks to build new way for kids to learn programming

Google has unveiled a new open hardware platform to help teach kids how to code. Project Bloks is for developers, designers and researchers to build devices that will bring a physical and tangible way for children to learn more about…
DT Daily

This adorable robot with AI is going to be the hottest tech toy ever

If Disney’s Wall-E were to come to life and become your pet, it would be Cozmo, an extremely interactive robot who displays emotion and loves to play.
Virtual Reality

Here’s where you can try PlayStation VR for yourself

Sony's PlayStation VR headset doesn't come out until October, but you don't have to wait that long to try one out. Select Gamespot and Best Buy stores, as well as special events all over the country, will have demomstration units.
Mobile

Apple employees celebrate LGBTQ Pride with rainbow Apple Watch bands

To commemorate Pride events, Apple broke from its generally monochromatic color scheme, giving employees Apple Watch bands bearing the many colors that have come to symbolize the LGBTQ community around the world.
Computing

One woman was so annoyed by the Windows 10 update, she sued — and won

Upgrading to a new version of Windows usually costs money, but one woman who felt forced into her Windows 10 upgrade has secured $10,000 from Microsoft after her computer was left practically unusable following the update.
Gaming

‘Destiny’ dropping support for legacy consoles with release of ‘Rise of Iron’

Destiny creator Bungie announced its plans to abandon support for "legacy consoles" this week, warning players that all future updates and expansions will only be available for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One starting in August.