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12 years after dropping out of Harvard, Mark Zuckerberg gave the Commencement speech for the class of 2017 -- and he received an honorary degree in the process. Zuckerberg follows a line of billionaire tech dropouts.The post Mark Zuckerberg returns to Harvard to address the graduating class of 2017 appeared first on Digital Trends.
It's called a "Cloak and Dagger" attack, and researchers say it's technically possible with any app distributed through Google's Play Store, thanks to a pair of permissions that allow complete control over your device's functions.The post Researchers discover new class of Android malware that hides its tracks appeared first on Digital Trends.
Kyocera is releasing a successor to the DuraForce XD. The DuraForce Pro has a normal front and rear camera, but it also a Super Wide View Full HD action cam. It brings new meaning to the word "rugged."The post Rugged is an understatement with Kyocera’s three-camera DuraForce Pro appeared first on Digital Trends.
Adobe is partnering with House Industries to bring several iconic fonts to the Adobe type family. The boutique company is one of the most recognized typeface creators in the design industry, Adobe says.The post Adobe partners with design firm to bring iconic typefaces to Creative Cloud appeared first on Digital Trends.
A reported bluescreen bug, related to the way PCs handle special filenames, has reared its head in Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.1. It previously afflicted users in the 1990s.The post Filename bug can bluescreen older versions of Windows through a website appeared first on Digital Trends.
Microsoft is looking to keep its Surface Pro 4 a relevant piece of kit despite the recent Surface Pro release, with a new update that improves battery efficiency while in sleep mode.The post Surface Pro 4 makes sleep mode more efficient with latest update appeared first on Digital Trends.
The GTX 1080 Ti is already the most overclockable high-end graphics card in the world, having previously broken the 3GHz barrier earlier this year. Now, a new Kingpin edition is in the works and it may be even more impressive.The post EVGA’s sub-zero Kingpin Edition graphics card could set new GPU clock records appeared first on Digital Trends.
On Friday, Lyft made life easier for its drivers, allowing passengers to schedule rides in advance that drivers can accept hours or even days beforehand, essentially helping them set a schedule.The post Lyft hopes to convince drivers it is better than Uber with scheduled rides appeared first on Digital Trends.
Chinese smartphone maker Gionee added a slew of new phones to its growing S-Series lineup -- including the quad-camera S10. Here's everything you need to know about the S10, the S10B, and the S10C.The post Gionee S10, S10B, and S10C: News and release date appeared first on Digital Trends.
A dedicated graphics chip is a great choice for gamers, but Nvidia wants content creators to know that its new MX150 can deliver as much as four times the performance in photo and video editing tasks, too.The post Nvidia claims its MX150 is four times faster than onboard graphics chips appeared first on Digital Trends.
A court awarded BlackBerry a $940 million judgment in a lawsuit against Qualcomm, which is accused of abusing its dominant market position to extract pricey royalties from smartphone manufacturers.The post Qualcomm’s settlement with BlackBerry has reached a whopping $940 million appeared first on Digital Trends.
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have developed an AI agent that’s naturally curious about its surroundings. Here's why that matters -- and what it could mean for robots.The post Computer scientists develop AI that gets curious about its surroundings appeared first on Digital Trends.
Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App StoreThe post Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time appeared first on Digital Trends.
With the right apps, you can quickly transform your smartphone into a universal remote that can power all the smart devices in your home. These apps are merely the perfect case in point.The post Control your TV and much more with these five remote apps appeared first on Digital Trends.
Meet the Data GIF Maker, a new tool from Google that wants to help data scientists, journalists, and others who depend upon data to support their ideas better communicate their evidence to their audience.The post Google’s Data GIF Maker will make your facts and figures more palatable appeared first on Digital Trends.
A team of researchers at Arizona State University are developing a fleet of robotic turtles that could one day be used to detect landmines in the field.The post Slow and steady wins the race: these robotic turtles will comb the desert for landmines appeared first on Digital Trends.
Engineers in MIT’s Tangible Media Group have created noodles that change shape when dunked in water. The researchers think their product could have real world value, from decreasing shipping costs to thrilling diners.The post MIT’s shape-shifting noodles could soon hit a restaurant near you appeared first on Digital Trends.
Sony's ditching "Affordable Premium," its line of affordable phones like the Xperia X, for high-end and mid-range alternatives. The news comes as the company's mobile division posts an operating profit.The post Sony ditches affordable flagship phones for high-end and midrange alternatives appeared first on Digital Trends.
Acer has announced the Iconia Tab 10, a new 10-inch Android tablet that uses quantum dot technology in the screen, just like on many of the most-desirable big-screen televisions. Here's what you need to know about it.The post New Acer tablet has quantum dot technology, just like those super-desirable TVs appeared first on Digital Trends.