Science


Oculus Confirms Developers Can Release Games on Other Platforms
- April 05, 2016

Oculus is the first real Virtual Reality headset that will be challenged by HTC Vive and these two have a big chance to become AMD (ATI) vs Nvidia in 2016 and onward. Unless you're a gamer, there isn't much for you to do. That price doesn't include everything needed for the PSVR to function, though, with the PlayStation Camera used for positional tracking being included in a bundle (along with some Move controllers and a game) for $499. (more...)
Orders for lower-price Tesla reach 276000
- April 05, 2016

But before we get to that, here's why the Tesla Model 3 has already created sales worth more than $11 billion in just days.... Analysts have, however, cast doubt the company will be able to fill all of the initial Model 3 orders. Considering Tesla was expecting, "1/4 to 1/2", of the pre-orders it actually received you can understand the manufacturer being a little taken aback with such huge public demand. (more...)
Tesla Model 3 Receives 232000 Orders
- April 04, 2016

Adam Tow / Re/code The line to buy the new down-market Tesla looked more like an Apple launch than an auto launch. The Model 3 is supposed to hit the streets in late 2017, but some customers placing their orders told The Post this week they were bracing for waits of two to three years. (more...)
Microsoft looking to support ad blockers in Edge web browser
- April 03, 2016

Microsoft called the PowerPoint slide "misleading", noting that it's merely building support for third-party extensions into the browser. ZDNet's Ed Bott photographed the slide which shows Microsoft's development roadmap built around feedback from testers. (more...)
Microsoft Brings Bots To Skype
- April 03, 2016

All four partners already offer apps in the Windows Store, and all but Nickelodeon have upgraded to universal Windows 10 apps, which is supposed to make for an easy transition to Xbox . You can find out more details about the Windows 10 Anniversary update over at Microsoft at the link below. The mentioned feature has been named as Skype Bots. (more...)
Background Music & Cortana Coming to Xbox One — Microsoft Build
- April 03, 2016

A journalist from Verge has shared a picture on twitter saying respond to Android notifications from Windows 10 Action Center itself. The basic idea is that the Microsoft Cortana virtual assistant app for Android will be able to communicate with Windows 10 , relaying Android notifications like missed calls, text messages, and the like. (more...)