This Chrome Extension Is Like X-Ray Vision For Web Design

What powers the sites you use every day? What language was it programmed in? What fonts does it use? How does it track people who visit? Those details usually take some digging to uncover–but a new browser extension for Chrome called WhatRuns instantly surfaces the tools and programs that power any website on the internet. [Screenshots: Whatruns] For instance, […]

BattleTech’s turn-based combat makes miniature mechs feel like true war machines

The irony? With its top-down viewpoint, BattleTech’s mechs are rendered quite a bit smaller than anything you’d see in Titanfall, MechWarrior Online, and the like. But first-person mech games always struggle a bit with scale. Sure, there are differences between being on foot in Titanfall 2 versus being inside a mech, but the two don’t really […]

Mercedes-Benz Tests Croove, a Car-Sharing Platform That’s Like Airbnb for Cars

Mercedes-Benz (OTCMKTS:DDAIF) is testing a car-sharing program it’s calling Croove in Germany. The program is like an Airbnb for cars in that users can loan out their cars to others. According to the luxury car manufacturer, sharing something you own with others is the basic idea behind the sharing economy. “The idea behind this new […]

Why Angels Like Software Startups

Angel investors love software companies. Since 2002, when the Center for Venture Research at the University of New Hampshire first reported the results of its annual survey of angel investment activity, software has been the number one industry sector for angel investments in every year. And our friends in the Granite State aren’t the only […]

Entrepreneurship Requires Working Like the Future is Already Here (Watch)

If you’re a movie buff like me, you may have thrilled to the spectacle when movies like “Star Trek” and the latest “Star Wars” hit the screen. The exciting possibilities of a future in which intelligent robots, speed of light space ships and travel to far flung planets have all become realities are inspiring to […]

10 Tips for Using Google Slides Like a Pro

There are plenty of presentation platforms out there for large and small businesses alike. But not all work the same. Google Slides is a dynamic, cloud-based presentation program that has started to draw in more and more business users. Yet while a vast number of workers are hopping on board in order to give Google […]

Nintendo Launches NES Classic Edition With 30 Built-In Games Like Mario, Pac-Man

HIGHLIGHTS Nintendo’s next console is a revamped NES It will be available in November Don’t expect an official India release Hot on the heels of what seems to be a bonafide hit inPokemon Go, Nintendo has announced that its iconic home console, the NES or Nintendo Entertainment System will be reintroduced for sale this year. […]

Joe Root an Inspiration For Blockers Like Me: Alastair Cook

Joe Root smashed 254 while Alastair Cook equalled Don Bradman’s record of 29 centuries. © AFP HIGHLIGHTS 1Alastair Cook scored his 29th Test century 2Joe Root smashed 254, his highest score in Tests 3England defeated Pakistan by 330 runs to level the series 1-1 Alastair Cook said batting with Joe Root encouraged “blockers like me” […]

PS4 Neo Does Not Mean Regular Upgrades Like PC or Mobile: Sony

] HIGHLIGHTS Sony’s upgraded PS4, the PS4 Neo will not replace the existing PS4. The PS4 Neo doesn’t mean yearly console upgrades. PS4 and PS4 Neo will share the same software. A week ago, Shuhei Yoshida, President of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios insisted that your PS4 will not be obsolete when the PS4 Neo, […]