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Brilliant VR startup leverages the ‘memory palace’ technique to boost learning speed

Macunx calls its virtual environments “memory palaces.” They are, in essence, visual, spatial learning spaces which, Dr Ralby says, will enable users to memorize new languages or facts at a previously unimaginable speed.
Social Media

Google offers VR solution for those who are barred from marching in gay pride parades

Meet #Prideforeveryone, a montage of pride parades in 25 countries across the world that you can access on YouTube 360 and Google Cardboard by way of your smartphone. From Belgium to Brazil, Sao Paolo to Sydney, you can be a part of Pride.
Music

RZA’s next album will be a masterpiece of old-school Atari remixes

Iconic Wu-Tang Clan founder and producer RZA has some plans for Atari's classic video game soundtracks. He has partnered with the company to create an entire album based on its famed bleeps and bloops.
Music

Bass? Been done. Jaded is all about that chirp on ‘4000Hz’

Jaded turn the usual obsession with bass on its head with 4000Hz, a track dedicated to exploring the higher side of the audio spectrum, birds and all.
Movies & TV

HBO execs say Brexit won't have a 'material effect' on Game of Thrones

Britain's decision to leave the European Union has far more serious implications, but there has been some confusion over what exactly this means for Game of Thrones, which uses Northern Ireland as a home base for production.
Photography

Snoppa Go is a handheld stabilizer that directly controls a GoPro

GoPro may be having a difficult time selling hardware, but over on Kickstarter, GoPro accessories are still all the rage. Snoppa Go is an easy-to-use, handheld, three-axis gimbal that powers and controls a GoPro Hero 4 camera.
Cool Tech

New research paper from Google reveals what the company fears most about AI

It’s hard to think of a company more infatuated with AI than Google. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t aspects of AI that scare the search giant. In a newly-published paper, it reveals what those things are -- and what it's doing…
Mobile

Android N's Freeform desktop mode won't be enabled on the Nexus 9 or on the Pixel C

In a strange move, an Android Developer Advocate says Android N's Freeform Mode won't be enabled in the Pixel C or in Nexus devices. The feature turns Android's interface into a desktop mode with floating apps as windows.
Cars

With some help from CGI, the shape-shifting Blackbird can look like any car

The Blackbird is a fully adjustable vehicle rig that can alter its chassis to match the dimensions of nearly any car. The Blackbird can then be re-skinned with CGI to look like just about anything for advertisements.
Home Theater

Epson unveils new wallet-friendly projectors with 4K and HDR

Looking for a 4K projector with HDR for less than $3,000? That was impossible until today, when Epson unveiled its latest Home Cinema and Pro Cinema projectors, two of which are priced under $3,000 and all of which are under $4,000.
Computing

Microsoft may be clearing the way for a new Surface tablet

Microsoft recently confirmed that it will stop manufacturing the Surface 3 tablet by the end of the year. The device is also currently in limited supply, with only one model in stock on Microsoft's store and two models offered by Best Buy.