8 Political Dating Apps To Help You Escape Trump Or Bond Over Brexit


Source: Forbes Technology (CC0 via Pixabay)For over 20 years, a smorgasbord of dating platforms has helped everyone from vegans to voyeurs connect over their shared interests. Considering these tumultuous times, however, many new apps are instead aiming to pair singles with their true allies before the excrement really hits the air conditioning (or, politics depending, with th … [Read more...]

NYCC: Comics For Oculus And Gear VR Add A New Dimension To Storytelling


Source: Forbes TechnologyComics make the leap into virtual reality. Image via Madefire.The floor of New York ComicCon has no shortage of cool and spectacular attractions, but some of the biggest crowds of the first few days could be found at the booth of Madefire, a Bay Area company debuting its platform for presenting comics in virtual reality. Fans lined up to don Oculus and … [Read more...]

Star Citizen’s ‘Squadron 42′ Single Player Campaign Delayed Indefinitely


Source: Forbes TechnologySquadron 42 has been delayed. (Credit: CIG)Squadron 42, the single player campaign for upcoming space MMO Star Citizen, has been delayed indefinitely.Chris Roberts and Cloud Imperium Games made the delay announcement during a livestream, stating that while a lot of the basics were complete, a great deal more had to be done. This includes in-progress d … [Read more...]

3 Mobility Trends Beyond the Smartphone

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Source: Forbes TechnologyWhen one uses the term “mobility,” it often conjures up images of smartphone technology. However, recent innovations in mobility aren’t constrained to one device. This represents a global push toward highly mobile living and working—a marriage between our migratory roots and the technological future.Embrace MobilityAs long as humans have had legs, we hav … [Read more...]

Smart Data: Today’s Golden Nugget For CIOs


Source: Forbes TechnologyEvery company is evolving into a technology company as digital data continues to surround us – often in massive amounts with potential that is hidden or too complex to reach. Luckily, many innovations are presenting CIOs with a set of instruments that can help them pave new ways of doing business. Cloud computing, hyperconnectivity, in-memory computing a … [Read more...]

Razer CEO On The Company’s New Pokemon Go Chat App


Source: Forbes Technology(Image Source: Razer)Unless you have been either cryogenically frozen or living under some kind of rock, you would have heard about a mobile game called Pokemon Go.Developed by Niantic and published by Nintendo, the game is the closest thing out there to actually being a real-live Pokemon master.In the process, Pokemon Go has shattered all sorts of … [Read more...]

Pokémon-Locating Apps Are Hot But How Long Will They Be Around?


Source: Forbes TechnologyA screenshot from the Pokévision website on Tuesday afternoon shows when and where certain Pokémon will appear in San Francisco. (Photo: Ryan Mac/Forbes)On its way up to the top of the app store charts, Pokémon GO has broken plenty of records. Since its launch in early July, the game has easily become the most popular mobile game of all time, while raki … [Read more...]

Why This Startup Is Banking On A ‘Dumb’ Approach To Smart Guns


Source: Forbes TechnologyA prototype of the ‘Smart 2′ 3D-printed handgun. (Credit: Safety First Arms)On first glance, it looks familiar to anyone who has seen a version of the Glock 17 pistol, the sleek handgun popularized by law enforcement around the country. But behind the trigger is a multi-colored, six-digit keypad that looks more like something you’d find on a door alarm t … [Read more...]

Which Pokémon GO Team Should You Join? The Results Are In


Source: Forbes Technology(Photo by Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images)What are the differences between Team Mystic, Instinct, and Valor in Pokémon GO? originally appeared on Quora: the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.Answer by William Chen, Data Scientist, on Quora: There is no practical difference within the games, the … [Read more...]

Hyperloop’s Tech Is Coming To Germany Inside ‘Innovation Train’


Source: Forbes TechnologyShutterstockNot the real thing. Not yet. But a test-bed for technologies being developed for Elon Musk’s futuristic means of transportation, the Hyperloop.One of the startups trying to turn this concept into reality, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) announced yesterday a collaboration with German railway company Deutsche Bahn to create an “ … [Read more...]