Archive | July 2016

Uber said to make $500M investment in global mapping – CNET

Ambitious project could reduce Uber’s dependence on Google Maps and support driverless cars, the Financial Times reports.

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Ex-Apple store employees reveal how customers try to fool them – CNET

Technically Incorrect: In an entertaining exposé, three former Apple store workers explain what customers fail to mention about their malfunctioning iPhones.

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Relive Comic-Con 2016 with impressive cosplay video – CNET

See talented cosplayers dressed as Doctor Strange, Wonder Woman, Xena the Warrior Princess, and more in this new video from Sneaky Zebra.

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Baguette vending machine bakes up French-style bread at anytime – CNET

Micro bakery Le Bread Xpress offers oven-baked baguettes on demand, with no trip to France needed. Sacré bleu!

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Watch a man skydive 25,000 feet without a parachute (and survive) – CNET

Technically Incorrect: Luke Aikins become the first ever human to leap from a plane high up and just dive right down.

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Microsoft is updating Windows 10 again, in its latest bid to win you back – CNET

The company is following through on its commitment to regularly refine its Windows 10 software. Now it needs to get you to care.

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Amazon’s next noise-canceling headphones could turn off when someone yells your name – CNET

The online sales giant just patented designs for the first headphone that can save lives.

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