Mobile

Google brings new and updated accessibility tools to Android, Maps, and more

To commemorate the ninth annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day today, Google released Action Blocks, an Android app that uses Google Assistant to kick off actions with the tap of a home shortcut. Complementing this, the company released a slew of updates across AI-powered accessibility tools like Live Transcribe and Sound Amplifier. Research shows that disabilities […]

Emerging Tech

NASA’s ‘Refabricator’ lets astronauts recycle 3D-printed tools to make new ones

Christmas has come and gone, but that hasn’t stopped the International Space Station from gifting itself a pretty awesome new gadget to usher in 2019 in style. Called the Refabricator, it’s an integrated recycler and 3D printer that was just installed onboard the ISS. It is designed to turn recyclable plastics into 3D printable material. […]

Computer

Corel VideoStudio adds tools for customizing color in simple video edits

Previous Next Corel’s VideoStudio Ultimate 2019 has a few new tricks. On Tuesday, February 12, Corel launched an updated version of the company’s consumer video editor. VideoStudio 2019 now includes tools like color-grading tools and custom transitions, as well as faster rendering and new shortcuts. The new color-grading tools allow editors to adjust the colors […]

Top Stories

One of Amazon's most powerful tools is putting a target on its back, and it could turn into a problem for the company

Jonathan Ernst/ReutersSen. Elizabeth Warren cheers on protestors engaging in a sit-in. Regulators in Europe have zeroed in on a specific part of Amazon‘s business that they say could be anti-competitive. The scrutiny involves the company’s dual role as both a direct retailer – buying goods wholesale and selling them to consumers – and as a […]

Photography

PowerDirector, PhotoDirector aim to balance advanced tools with easy editing

Cyberlink Cyberlink’s photo- and video-editing software packages have gained new features that help create high-end results minus the steep learning curve. In September, Cyberlink launched updates to the suite of Director-series multimedia editing software, including PhotoDirector 10, PowerDirector 17, ColorDirector 7, and AudioDirector 9. Now, the company has added a subscription option for PhotoDirector 10. […]