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Panasonic firmware updates brings a host of improvements to G9, GH5 and GH5S

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

If you’ve got a Panasonic Lumix G9, GH5 or GH5S then you’re in luck, as Panasonic has announced new firmware updates to enhance the performance of all three cameras. You’ll have to wait until May 30 to download the updates, but they offer a number of improvements and tweaks, including improved autofocus performance, new monochrome Photo Styles, and upgraded sound quality for video shooting. For Lumix G9 owners, highlights include enhanced AF tracking performance when shooting video, while manual focus […]

Adam Levine and James Corden get pulled over by a cop in trailer for ‘Carpool Karaoke’

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

That’s right, famous people singing in cars is back.  SEE ALSO: Christina Aguilera’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ has a surprise celebrity guest appearance The Late Late Show with James Corden teased the new Carpool Karaoke on Wednesday, starting off with a teaser of Maroon 5’s Adam Levine belting out “Moves Like Jagger.”  Also teased was Corden and Levine getting pulled over by a cop who wanted to sing along as they belted out “I’ve got the moves like Jagger.” They then answered […]

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StumbleUpon is closing down after 16 years

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

StumbleUpon, the social content discovery platform founded way back in 2001, is closing down. Cofounder Garrett Camp made the announcement in a blog post earlier today, stating that StumbleUpon accounts can be ported over to another of Camp’s products, Mix.com, “over the next couple of months.” “We have built Mix to work on…Read More

Coinbase is getting ready to expand its cryptocurrency offering after a new acquisition

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is looking to circumvent regulatory hurdles and add new coins to its portfolio with the acquisition of Paradex, a service which allows users to trade cryptocurrencies without relying on a trusted third party.  Paradex, which launched in beta in January 2018, is a so-called relayer built on top of the 0x platform. This means it provides users with a way to trade ERC20 tokens — a large ecosystem of cryptocurrencies built on top of Ethereum — directly […]

Google didn’t pay for stock footage used in the Selfish Ledger video

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

The Selfish Ledger is a troubling, near-future concept video produced within Google in late 2016, which we revealed on this website a week ago. It uses plenty of stock footage to illustrate its premise, which the BBC now reports wasn’t properly licensed by Google. British filmmaker Philip Bloom expressed his dismay to the BBC at seeing his footage used in The Selfish Ledger without any license or authorization from him. He reports that Google lifted 73 seconds from seven of […]

Chris Hemsworth danced to Miley Cyrus with his kids and dog and things got hilariously dramatic

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

Chris Hemsworth may be an Avenger, but — more importantly — he’s also a wicked dancing dad. SEE ALSO: A bunch of the original ‘Avengers’ got matching tattoos because of course they did The Thor actor posted a video of himself dancing with his children and dog to the tune of Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball.” Just watch. What started as a ground breaking music video ended in a savage attack by a cowardly K9. Never work with Kids or Animals#wreckingball […]

How to Tame macOS Hot Corners Using Modifier Keys

May 24, 2018 Editor 0

In macOS, the Hot Corners feature turns each of the four corners of your screen into a designated action, allowing you to quickly access certain functions built into the system, such as Mission Control, Notification Center, the Screen Saver, and more. Many Mac users would agree, there’s something satisfying about bringing up these commonly used functions with a simple, swift cursor movement. What isn’t so satisfying, however, is accidentally triggering a Hot Corner, which can lead to all kinds of […]