• BrandPost: Computing Our Way to Smart Cities

    10 monthes ago - By InfoWorld

    The recent Supercomputing Conference included a very interesting plenary panel about Smart Cities. It's now available online, and I highly recommend watching it. We live in the “Century of the City” because of the massive global migration to urban areas. The “smart city” notion is one that recognizes the influence of technology to create more opportunity for citizens and to address the challenges of providing city services across a heterogeneous population. The federal government funded the Smart Cities Initiative in 2015 to improve the quality of life for residents using urban informatics...
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  • George Lucas' Student Film ELECTRONIC LABYRINTH THX 1138 4EB is Available To Watch Now!

    10 monthes ago - By GeekTyrant

    In 1967 George Lucas made a short sci-fi film at USC film school called Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB. This short film allowed him to make the feature film version THX: 1138 four years later, which pretty much launched his career and led him on the path to creating Star Wars. I've never seen this short before and it's pretty awesome! It's not hard to see why people saw potential in Lucas. The short film is being presented by Dust and it will only be available to watch for a limited time, so catch it while you can. It will be removed from the internet in three days. While monitored and...
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  • OnePlus 5 gets a new update, see what's included in OxygenOS 4.5.15

    OnePlus 5 gets a new update, see what's included in OxygenOS 4.5.15

    10 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    A new update is now rolling out to OnePlus 5 units across the globe. Sadly, the new OxygenOS 4.5.15 doesn't come with Oreo on board, nor does it bring the Widevine Level 1 Certification required to stream HD content on Netflix and other streaming services. What it does bring; however, is a bunch of useful tweaks, bug fixes, and security improvements.
    Here are some of the highlighted changes in this build:
    GPS improvementsFixed issue of not able to set customized alarm ringtoneFixed issue of sharing emoji from BitmojiUpdated ...
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  • Apple Watch GymKit allows you to get accurate and detailed workout data, now live at a New York gym

    Apple Watch GymKit allows you to get accurate and detailed workout data, now live at a New York gym

    10 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple has now made it super easy to get accurate and detailed stats from your gym workouts on treadmills and ellipticals using only the Apple Watch. The feature comes as part of the Apple Watch's GymKit and has so far been rolled out only in a few gyms in Australia and London, but now it has made its debut at the Life Time Athletic at Sky gym located at 605 West 42nd Street in New York.
    A wider roll-out is expected in 2018 at other premium gyms such as the Equinox chain from New York.
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