Numbers can take on profound cultural significance, but few numbers have quite the resonance as 911, the emergency number for the United States. Few want to dial it, but when they must, it works.
When it comes to user-interface design, 911 is about as good as it gets. It’s the “most recognized number in the United States,” Steve Souder, a prominent 911 leader, points out.
It’s the latest in a succession of secretive tests Joby's been conducting, all part of its goal to achieve certification with the Federal Aviation Administration and start commercial operations.
Image: Evan Blass on Twitter
New leaks suggest Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Z Fold 3 will both have IPX8 water resistance, which would put them more on par with Samsung’s non-folding phones. The information was posted earlier by Max Weinbach and now corroborated by Evan Blass, who tweeted the rating along with what appears to be an image from Samsung showing the phones getting splashed. The water resistance tidbit adds to the pile of leaks and images that we’ve seen leading up to Samsung’s August 11th Unpacked event, where the phones are expected to be announced.
As SlashGear points out, the rumored IPX8 rating for the phones doesn’t cover dust resistance, something that’s been a bit of a concern since Samsung started making folding phones. (This explainer...
Rolex Rings' initial public offering price will open on 28 July and close on 30 July. Based in Rajkot, Gujarat, the company is among the leading manufacturers of forged and machined components in the country.
Hoolah CEO and co-founder Stuart Thornton and Tech in Asia journalist Melissa Goh give us a guided tour of BNPL, taking us through the attractions and pitfalls of this emerging world.
A new report claims that Dragon Age 4 could be on track for a 2023 release date.
A new Brennan Center analysis found that 18 GOP-controlled states have passed 30 laws with provisions that tighten voting rules midway through 2021.
Nintendo's history makes a Switch Pro seem unlikely.
WhatsApp is going the Zoom, Microsoft Teams and Google Meet way. The Facebook-owned platform has rolled out a new feature that allows users to join a group video or voice call even after it has started.
These true wrireless earbuds not only have great sound and top-tier bass, but their battery life extends upwards of 18 hours.
Biden said he hoped that Facebook would not take his comments "personally" but would use them as a catalyst to act to remove misinformation.
Intel’s support documents for its new drivers may have hinted at Windows 11’s release date.
Biden has been a Washington institution for decades, and as his presidency unfolds, his domestic agenda has been defined by his response to COVID-19.
A cascade of dire concerns and questions from small-to-medium sized businesses began flooding American Express Global B2B Marketing evp Clayton Ruebensaal's email around the middle of last March. While the immediate shock to SMBs at the start of the pandemic in the U.S has abated, along with the volume of messages on everything from health...
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More than 100 countries, including the United States and members of the European Union, have committed to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. The world is going to need a lot of metal, particularly copper. Recently, the International Energy Agency sounded the warning bell on the global supply of copper as the most widely used metal in renewable energy technologies. With Goldman Sachs predicting copper demand to grow up to 600% by 2030 and global supply becoming increasingly strained, it is clear we need to find new and large deposits of copper fast. Getting this much copper will be impossible unless…This story continues at The Next Web
Netflix could add video games to its catalog in the next year, and is hiring a former EA and Facebook VR exec to build out a game development team.
A rumor has popped up suggesting that Nvidia will launch the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti in early 2022.
The addition of MagSafe to the iPhone 12 line introduced all manner of fun avenues for accessory makers, but there’s a strong case (so to speak) to be made that a snap on battery pack might be the most useful of all. A number of third-parties (notably Anker and Mophie) have introduced their own versions, […]