Gears & Gadgets

Liveblog: Apple unveils its TV service and more at the March 25 “It’s show time” event

Enlarge / The event invite strongly hints at the upcoming video service. Apple CUPERTINO, Calif.—At 10am Pacific on Monday, March 25, Apple and its partners will take the stage at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, Calif., to talk about a new TV-streaming platform, a new magazine-subscription service, and possibly much more. We’ll be liveblogging […]

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Oprah says there's a very simple secret to success that helped take her own TV show to the next level

Oprah Winfrey.Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images In 1989, Oprah Winfrey’s breakout talk show had only been on the air for a few years, and it was following what was then the daytime TV trend towards shocking content. One particular episode gave Winfrey qualms: She had interviewed a group of skinheads rooting for the Klu Klux […]

Photography

Always the underdog, Olympus engineers show they can play with the alphas

Hillary Grigonis/Digital Trends Olympus launched just a single camera last year, the consumer-focused E-PL9, as three other brands stole the show by venturing into full-frame mirrorless. Olympus now needs to prove that the Micro Four Thirds system, a relatively small-sensor format that often falls short of the resolution and image quality of larger APS-C and […]

Emerging Tech

Transplanted pig hearts show promise in baboon trials. Are humans next?

Walter Brendel Center of Experimental Medicine Transplant surgery has advanced significantly over the past few decades. One problem that’s hard to solve, however, is how to eliminate the organ transplant waiting list, which results in the death of thousands of people every year who die before receiving the organ replacement that they desperately need. One […]

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Facebook Used People’s Data to Favor Certain Partners and Punish Rivals, Documents Show

Supported by Facebook Used People’s Data to Favor Certain Partners and Punish Rivals, Documents Show ImageThe documents show Facebook discussing agreements about sharing user data with companies like Airbnb, Netflix and Lyft.CreditCreditJason Henry for The New York Times By Adam Satariano and Mike Isaac Dec. 5, 2018 Leer en español LONDON — Facebook used the […]