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With the Phantom 4, DJI finally has a wicked drone fit for anyone to fly

The king of consumer drones returns with the DJI Phantom 4, an insanely athletic drone that's as fast as it is easy to fly, thanks to smart new features like collision avoidance.
Web

These gorgeous maps will show you how your city sounds

A team of researchers from Europe has mined data from Flickr to help create beautiful-looking interactive maps that let you see how your city sounds.
Web

Oops! Google Maps error leads to wrong house being demolished

Google Maps has been blamed by a Texas-based demolition firm for directing it to the wrong building for a recent job. But here's the worst part – it was only after the home had been torn down that the mistake was discovered.
Computing

Google creates a cloud-based machine learning platform that everyone can use

Google this week announced a new cloud-based Machine Learning platform that the company believes will transform the industry. The platform will be available to developers or businesses.
Computing

Oculus VR CEO reveals that the first Rift headset has shipped

The Oculus Rift seems like it's been in development forever. But that's not true, of course: we've just been really eager to get our hands on the final $600 consumer-based product. The company revealed on Thursday that the first unit has…
Social Media

Ricky Gervais, Steve Martin, Amy Schumer, and more tweet tributes to Garry Shandling

Celebrity comedians Ricky Gervais, Steve Martin, Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow have taken to Twitter to share their tributes to comedy legend Garry Shandling, who passed away this afternoon at the age of 66.
Cars

The Macan gets a turbo four and becomes Porsche’s most affordable model

Porsche has expanded the Macan lineup with a new base model that's powered by a 252-horsepower turbo four. The entry-level Macan hits 60 mph from a stop in 6.1 seconds when it's equipped with the Sport Chrono Package.
Gaming

The dark, terrifying caverns of 'Below' will thrill you before they kill you

We went hands-on with Below, the long-anticipated roguelike from Sword & Sworcery developer Capy Games, to plumb its punishing depths.
Computing

Leak reveals Microsoft plans to double down on Windows’ stylus support

A close comparison of two builds yanked from the Windows Insider program shows that Windows 10 will soon offer better support for a stylus pen. The tools are RadialController and InkToolbar, and are part of Microsoft's UWP application…
Product Review

Cobra’s latest dash cam packs high features into your low budget

The Cobra 855 BT is one of the best affordable dash cams you can buy.