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Weekly Rewind: RIP Mary Tyler Moore, a Parkinson’s cure, and DNA-based fitness

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week.The post Weekly Rewind: RIP Mary Tyler Moore, a Parkinson’s cure, and DNA-based fitness appeared first on Digital Trends.

Newly developed input technique controls smartwatch using breath and skin taps

A few new apps developed by researchers from Georgia Tech lets users answer phone calls using their breath, select contacts by tapping their hand, and scroll by running their fingers against the watch band.The post Newly developed input technique controls smartwatch using breath and skin taps appeared first on Digital Trends.

The latest Windows 10 Insider Build will get you into game mode

Whether you're in the fast ring, or hanging back in the slow ring, there are lots of new features in Microsoft's latest beta update to Windows 10. Highlights include Game Mode, a settings panel just for PC gaming, and new emojis.The post The latest Windows 10 Insider Build will get you into game mode appeared first on Digital Trends.

Seagate plans to produce a 16TB hard drive within the next 18 months

Seagate chairman and CEO Steve Luczo recently provided a roadmap of the company’s hard drive rollout that includes a 16TB model by 2018. He said that Seagate received positive feedback regarding its 12TB helium-based drive.The post Seagate plans to produce a 16TB hard drive within the next 18 months appeared first on Digital Trends.

Biggest aerial photography competition shares impressive worldwide drone shots

SkyPixel, a drone photography community run with DJI, recently shared the top aerial shots of 2016 from the biggest aerial photography contest of the year. Explore a worldwide view from the skies with these top shots.The post Biggest aerial photography competition shares impressive worldwide drone shots appeared first on Digital Trends.

Microsoft says it’s ‘happy’ with Hololens sales of just a few thousand

Microsoft has not sold hundreds of thousands of Hololens headsets, but that's OK, says the software giant. The firm is looking to lay the groundwork for a healthy augmented reality ecosystem, rather than make some quick cash.The post Microsoft says it’s ‘happy’ with Hololens sales of just a few thousand appeared first on Digital Trends.

Want to take a bath … with your phone? You can with the Kyocera Rafre

Meet the new Kyocera rafre, a phone that is not only water resistant, but capable of withstanding a serious scrub, complete with hot water and soap. It's actually the second Kyocera phone to sport such capabilities.The post Want to take a bath … with your phone? You can with the Kyocera Rafre appeared first on Digital Trends.

Acer will pay $115K settlement following major security breach

The New York attorney general's office will level penalties amounting to $115,000 against Acer for last year's security breach, which led to personal information relating to 35,000 users being stolen.The post Acer will pay $115K settlement following major security breach appeared first on Digital Trends.

‘Pokémon Go’ may receive a second wearable to combat safety concerns

The president of the Pokémon Company has suggested that a new wearable might be developed for the smartphone app, to help cut down on the number of accidents caused by distracted players.The post ‘Pokémon Go’ may receive a second wearable to combat safety concerns appeared first on Digital Trends.

Delete your antivirus, says ex-Firefox developer — who claims it’s worthless

Anti-virus software may be making you more vulnerable, according to an ex-Mozilla developer. He claims that the software often comes with vulnerabilities of its own, which can open a user up to more problems than going without.The post Delete your antivirus, says ex-Firefox developer — who claims it’s worthless appeared first on Digital Trends.

Bitesnap uses machine learning to figure out how healthy a meal is based on pics

Meet Bitesnap from Bite AI, which uses machine learning to determine what food items are in your latest food photo, and subsequently tells you how many calories you're consuming. It's a high-tech take on tracking your diet.The post Bitesnap uses machine learning to figure out how healthy a meal is based on pics appeared first on Digital Trends.

Intel already sampling its Optane-branded memory sticks to partners for testing

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said the company has provided samples of its 3D XPoint-based Optane memory sticks to data centers in 2016. The news follows Intel's reveal of two Optane-based M.2-class storage devices just weeks ago.The post Intel already sampling its Optane-branded memory sticks to partners for testing appeared first on Digital Trends.

Lucky seven: Apple’s original iPad made its debut seven years ago Friday

Today is the 7th anniversary of Apple's original iPad. Here's a look back at how the company's first tablet -- pioneered by Steve Jobs -- revolutionized the industry with innovative software. The post Lucky seven: Apple’s original iPad made its debut seven years ago Friday appeared first on Digital Trends.

Toshiba’s NAND flash capacity sell-off could put more pressure on SSDs

Toshiba is getting ready to sell off part of its NAND flash production capacity in an effort to generate some cash, further pressuring an already strained market for solid-state drives.The post Toshiba’s NAND flash capacity sell-off could put more pressure on SSDs appeared first on Digital Trends.

Sprint takes aim at Verizon with unlimited deal for Big Red (and other) customers

Why accept limits when limitless is an option? That appears to be the question Sprint is posing to Verizon customers as it offers a new deal to Big Red defectors -- unlimited data, talk, and text for $50 per month.The post Sprint takes aim at Verizon with unlimited deal for Big Red (and other) customers appeared first on Digital Trends.

Apple is getting serious about AI — by asking to collect more of your data

Apple is getting more serious about artificial intelligence. But how is it going to improve its machine learning offerings? Well, by collecting more of your data. Thankfully, whether Apple collects more of your data or not is up to you.The post Apple is getting serious about AI — by asking to collect more of your data appeared first on Digital Trends.

Swedish hybrid smartwatch says no to charging, yes to gorgeous classic designs

This Swedish-designed hybrid smartwatch has plenty of technology inside, matched to several designs so there's something for everyone, plus a battery that will last for two years. The post Swedish hybrid smartwatch says no to charging, yes to gorgeous classic designs appeared first on Digital Trends.

Patent application suggests Apple might be eyeing the vaping industry

A recently published patent application suggests Apple may be eyeing the booming vaping industry. Consistent with Apple's focus on excellence, the vaporizer is designed to maximize vapor production and minimize waste. The post Patent application suggests Apple might be eyeing the vaping industry appeared first on Digital Trends.

Patent application suggests Apple might be eyeing the vaping industry

A recently published patent application suggests Apple may be eyeing the booming vaping industry. Consistent with Apple's focus on excellence, the vaporizer is designed to maximize vapor production and minimize waste. The post Patent application suggests Apple might be eyeing the vaping industry appeared first on Digital Trends.

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.The post Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time appeared first on Digital Trends.

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