Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016
Believe it or not, the world’s oldest torrent has just reached 4,421 days (as of 26th January 2016) and is still being downloaded a few times a week even though the site it originated from has all but disappeared. The torrent in question? A fan-made ASCII version of the 1999 sci-fi classic The Matrix.
China is working to develop a floating nuclear power plant that will have the capacity to temporarily provide power to the affected or needy regions. More details inside.
The Logitech MK235 combo is an affordable set of wireless keyboard and mouse for keyboard warriors, with a full-sized layout and durable construction.
Spotify will reportedly launch a curated video service on its Android and iOS apps by the end of next week. The launch will be limited to users in Germany, Sweden, the UK, and the US initially, but both paying subscribers and free users will be able to enjoy the new video content.
Some interesting job openings have recently opened up at Google, ones that suggest that Google is ready to move past its Cardboard initiative and start building its own dedicated consumer VR hardware.
When snoozing simply won't work, that's when you need Microsoft’s Mimicker Alarm app, which has various hurdles like mimicking facial expressions, repeating tongue twisters and much more.
Apple's MacBook are fantastic notebooks, but they are beginning to look a little dated. Analysts believe that 2016 will be the year Apple dramatically refreshes its MacBook lineup.
Monday, 25 Jan 2016
An updated Driving Mode in Google Maps can predict where you might want to go based on historical data of where you've been and what you've been searching for. #AIevolution
Microsoft has announced new models of the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book with 1TB of SSD storage and a gold version of the Surface Pen. Unfortunately, there's no news on whether they will ever be available locally.
According to a The Motley Fool report, Intel is planning to name its third, 10nm processor series as Tigerlake. Read more about the chip maker’s plans with its move to fabricate transistors at this lower scale.