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'Rising Oases' imagines a city of airborne architecture

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
cnn

Floating design could offer sustainability solutions and build resilience.Packed train carriages, shoebox apartments, and traffic jams are among the regular reminders that space is a rare luxury in the most populous... >>>

Google will offer checking accounts next year, report says

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
cnet

The tech giant is reportedly partnering with Citigroup and a credit union at Stanford University."Our approach is going to be to partner deeply with banks and the financial system," Google's Caesar Sengupta told the Journal. He added that it may be... >>>

LG ThinQ app lets users voice control smart appliances with their smartphone

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
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LG has updated its ThinQ mobile app -- previously called SmartThinQ -- to include features and services that help smart home appliance owners more easily control their products while away from home. Back in August, LG's SmartThinQ mobile app... >>>

Apple now says the Mac Pro will arrive in December

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
engadget

After unveiling the new, 100-percent more cheese-grater-inspired Mac Pro back in June, the company promised it would ship this fall. Apple just narrowed that timeline a bit more: A spokesperson tells Engadget that the machine will arrive in... >>>

Apple’s new Mac Pro is shipping next month

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
theverge

Along with the Pro Display XDRThe Mac Pro starts at $5,999 for a model with an 8-core 3.5GHz Intel Xeon processor, a Radeon Pro 580X GPU, 32GB of RAM, and 256GB of SSD storage, but of course many orders will be customized, and the pricing on those... >>>

The 16-inch MacBook Pro is now available to order

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
theverge

Prices start at... >>>

Apple’s 15-inch MacBook Pro is no more

Wednesday  16:05,   13 november 2019
theverge

Goodbye to the classic screen sizeThe outgoing 15-inch screen size has been a fixture of Apple’s laptop lineup dating back to the PowerBook G4 days and continued on with the MacBook Pro, which was first introduced over a decade ago in... >>>

Mac Pro will finally ship in December

Wednesday  15:40,   13 november 2019
cnet

Apple's pro-grade Mac has been tweaked since its debut at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference back in June.Apple will release the Mac Pro in December. It didn't provide a more specific launch day or say when customers would be able to... >>>

The best board games for tabletop in 2019

Wednesday  15:30,   13 november 2019
cnet

The hottest thing in gaming right now is classic low-tech tabletop experiences. Here's our line-up of the best board games for 2019.Tabletop gaming has come a long way since the classics that defined an industry, such as Monopoly and Clue. Many... >>>

Drops language app vs. Duolingo: How to choose the best language learning app for you

Wednesday  15:30,   13 november 2019
cnet

Here's how Drops' tactile and visual experience stacks up against the Duo, the cute green owl.Duolingo and Drops both offer mobile apps and resources online. Users can pick from multiple languages broken up into short lessons. When you sign... >>>

You can share your Disney+ login with friends without repercussions

Wednesday  15:05,   13 november 2019
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Disney+ is now available in three countries, including Canada, The Netherlands, and the US, although the rollout hasn’t been flaw-free, with some users reporting connectivity issues on launch day. If you were wondering whether those errors had... >>>

Black Friday sale: The Roborock S5 robot vacuum and mop drops to $370

Wednesday  15:05,   13 november 2019
cnet

Originally $500, that's the biggest discount to date on one of the top-rated robo-vacs.Look, I understand the need for marketing photos, but did they have to waste so many perfectly good M&M's? Litter the floor with sprinkles or something;... >>>

Elon Musk: Tesla will make cars in Berlin

Wednesday  14:50,   13 november 2019
cnn

Less than three weeks after starting trial production of cars in China, Tesla has announced the location of its second factory outside the United States: Berlin. © Soeren Stache/Getty Images A Tesla Model 3 stands in the showroom at Kudamm in... >>>

Porsche, Buick do the dealership experience right say Sales Satisfaction Index results

Wednesday  14:30,   13 november 2019
cnet

Buying a car might be different today than it was 15 years ago, but not as different as you'd think.Online car buying services such as Carvana have tried to make the process of buying a car online as easy as possible, but still many people --... >>>

African AI experts can't attend major conference in Canada after their visas were denied

Wednesday  14:30,   13 november 2019
cnn

Some of the leading artificial intelligence experts from Africa and South America have been denied visas to attend a major industry conference in Canada, dealing a setback to efforts to prevent bias from taking root in the new technology. ©... >>>