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RightEye’s portable eye-tracking test catches concussions and reading problems in five minutes

 They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but physiologically speaking, they’re windows to the brain. RightEye is a startup that looks through that window to detect common but often subtle vision issues resulting from concussions and other brain troubles. Its quick, portable eye-tracking station can tell in minutes whether you should see…

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Rocket League Rivals brings absurd car-based soccer to the real world

This week Hot Wheels unveiled Augmoto, an AR-enhanced course that makes the brand’s track races a lot more video game-like. However, in the other direction it’s also introducing Rocket League Rivals, a remote control vehicle kit that brings the popul… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/17/hot-wheels-rocket-league-rivals-hands-on/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Pros and cons: Our quick verdict on DJI’s Mavic Air

If you have a checklist for a camera drone, it probably includes things like portability, image quality, battery life and cost. DJI has been in the game long enough to know the things you want, and the result is the Mavic Air. Not to give you any spo… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/17/djis-mavic-air-pros-and-cons/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world…

Microsoft’s Cortana is finally on IFTTT

Microsoft keeps striving to find Cortana a place in the crowded smart assistant market, and despite losing a minor feature, it’s still adding functionality. Today, Cortana added IFTTT, and launched with interactions to link it up with 550 apps and de… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/microsoft-s-cortana-is-finally-on-ifttt/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social…

How Mattel is using AR to let you preview Hot Wheels playsets

Taking a cue from Lego, Mattel is betting on augmented reality as a new way to entice shoppers. The company will introduce an AR app this fall, which will generate a virtual version of its Hot Wheels City playsets when you point your phone or tablet… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/mattel-hot-wheels-ar/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport…

Google Pixel 2 users report warming phones and shortened battery life

If you’ve noticed your Pixel 2 running warm lately or found its battery life to suddenly be shortened, you’re not alone. As 9to5Google points out, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users are reporting on Reddit and Google’s Pixel User Community that their phone… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/google-pixel-2-warming-shortened-battery-life/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets…

IKEA and Teenage Engineering preview their collaboration on Instagram

Teenage Engineering is known for its wonky-looking yet functional synths and speakers, while IKEA furniture fills college (and folks who still live like it’s college) apartments. Their powers combined has produced…some neat, boldly-colored speakers… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/ikea-and-teenage-engineering-preview-their-collaboration-on-inst/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

How security became more important than convenience

Since the dawn of infosec, the belief that we users are a group of dullard cattle who blindly trade our own security for convenience at every turn has been trumpeted by the stewards of IT and the infosec-arrogant, while bolstered by old research. No… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/how-security-became-more-important-than-convenience/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets…

Smart Fortwo EV Cabrio is the tiny car for the big city

There are cars out there that fill a need in someone else’s life. Maybe you live in a large city and don’t have the room or desire for a truck with a powerful diesel engine. Or you’re part of a couple that has no need for an SUV with seats for eight…. https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/smart-fortwo-ev-cabrio-is-the-tiny-car-for-the-big-city/ www.big4all.org #news…

Essential Phone’s new ‘Halo Gray’ color goes on sale exclusively at Amazon

 The Essential Phone is currently in the midst of being rolled out in a range of new colors, including three that will be released excessively on Essential’s own website, with a staged release schedule that began Thursday. On Friday, however, Essential revealed a surprise fourth new color, “Halo Gray,” which will be exclusive to Amazon…

Essential Phone’s new ‘Halo Gray’ color goes on sale exclusively at Amazon

 The Essential Phone is currently in the midst of being rolled out in a range of new colors, including three that will be released excessively on Essential’s own website, with a staged release schedule that began Thursday. On Friday, however, Essential revealed a surprise fourth new color, “Halo Gray,” which will be exclusive to Amazon…

These New Harry Potter Wands Let You Play a Magic Version of Laser Tag

It’s all but impossible to reach the end of the Harry Potter books or movies without secretly pining for a wand of your own, but it’s probably best for humanity that we’re not all flailing magical sticks around. The next best thing would be JAKKS Pacific’s new interactive Wizard Training Wands that make it feel…

Hot Wheels’ new AR track turns toy racing into a warzone

Hot Wheels may be known for little die-cast cars, but celebrating its 50th birthday this year doesn’t mean it’s stuck in the past. The brand’s already given us AI-controlled racers and cars on virtual courses, but the one thing that’s gone largely un… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/hot-wheels-augmoto/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space…

Officials probe first possible drone-related aircraft crash in the US

US authorities have started investigating what could be the first drone-related aircraft crash in the US, according to Bloomberg. Pilots have been reporting more and more drone sightings these past few years based on data from the FAA, but most of th… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/16/first-possible-us-drone-related-aircraft-crash-investigation/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature…