From Engadget RSS Feed: Toyota’s T-HR3 robot mimics your movements

While Honda’s ASIMO has taken much of the attention for automaker-built robots, Toyota has been working on humanoid helpers of its own for years, and now it’s unveiling a third-generation model. The THR-3 expands on previous models built to test spec…

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From Engadget RSS Feed: What’s on TV: ‘Godless,’ ‘Marvel’s Runaways’

As we get ready for the holiday later this week, there are plenty of new streaming options in case you’ve already cleared your DVR. Hulu premieres its new Marvel series Runaways, while Netflix offers its western Godless and Spike Lee’s She’s Gotta Ha…

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From Engadget RSS Feed: ‘Rez Infinite’ arrives on your phone through Daydream VR

Rez Infinite is a sublime experience in virtual reality, but there’s a catch: that requirement for PlayStation VR or a PC usually means you’re tied down. That won’t be an issue after today, provided you have the right hardware: Enhance Games has rele…

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From GeekWire: U.S. Justice Department lawsuit over AT&T’s Time Warner acquisition appears imminent


The U.S. Department of Justice plans to file a lawsuit to prevent AT&T from gobbling up Time Warner for $85.4 billion, according to multiple reports. The acquisition initially looked like it would go through but a few weeks ago, Makan Delrahim took over as the new U.S. antitrust chief, investigating the deal. He urged the companies to sell off assets to avoid competition concerns, to no avail, according to Bloomberg. GeekWire asked whether Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson plans to join the legal battle. A spokesperson said that the AG’s office had received a complaint from the Justice Department but… Read More

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From Geek.com: Beware ‘Slaughterbots’: PSA Highlights Danger of Autonomous Weapons

Humans can barely operate weapons responsibly. So should we supply autonomous machines instead? The Campaign to Stop Killer Robots (as its name suggests) doesn’t think so. “Many of the world’s leading AI researchers […]
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From Engadget RSS Feed: Honda will use targeted Facebook videos to encourage recall repairs

As the Takata airbag recall — the largest ever US auto recall — continues, Honda has been looking for new ways to reach customers who haven’t yet brought in their vehicles for repair. And the company’s next move, as Reuters reports, is to target Ho…

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From Cult of Mac: iPhone X goes super-tiny in new concept designs

Tiny iPhones could make a big comeback in the near future if Apple ever decides to bring the iPhone X display to an iPhone SE-sized device. It’s only a matter of time before the edge-to-edge display of the iPhone X makes its way to all of Apple&#…

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From VentureBeat: Here’s how social video will evolve in 2018

GUEST: Over the past few years, the internet has evolved from a text-based medium to the new TV. Cisco estimates that video accounts for 69 percent of all internet traffic in 2017. When the next-generation wireless network, 5G, hits in 2019 and 2020, we can expect that number to grow as more consumers are able to […]

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From Engadget RSS Feed: Ben Heck’s Xbox One X teardown

There’s no greater feeling than tearing into the latest and greatest games console, cracking open the case, breaking the warranty and staring at its spinning, sparkly, electronic innards. This week, Ben takes apart the Xbox One X, comparing it to…

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From Engadget RSS Feed: Apple’s iMac Pro may have hands-free Siri voice control

Those rumors of Apple using custom ARM chips for more features inside Macs? They’re true… and you might not have to wait long to witness it in action. Jonathan Levin has combed through BridgeOS code that should accompany the iMac Pro, and it looks…

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