الإثنين , 22 يناير 2018

أرشيف شهر: مايو 2016

Boot up: self-driving questions, BYOPC numbers, gamer misogyny

Google’s self-driving cars still face many obstacles >> MIT Technology Review Mistakes on maps could be dangerous, because there are some objects, like traffic signals and intersection stop signs, that the car needs the maps to handle, even though it also has several on-board sensors. If it encountered an unmapped traffic light, and there were no cars or pedestrians around, ... أكمل القراءة »

Mario and Luigi join Instagram (kind of)

  Mamma mia! Mario and Luigi are on Instagram! Kind of. Charles Martinet, the veteran character actor who voices Mario, Luigi, Wario and Waluigi for Nintendo’s video games, joined Instagram two weeks ago. Armed with a smartphone, figurines of Mario and Luigi, and a mischievous sense of humor, Martinet has been posting short videos showing the world through the Brothers’ ... أكمل القراءة »

Boot up: Android gyros, trying an iPhone, Motorola’s chequered past

Bounden is out on Android! (full technical story inside) >> Game Oven The app studio which had struggled to build an Android release of its gyroscope-dependent app Bounden explains the problem it had: Google has specific requirements to the output of the sensors if a hardware manufacturer wants to create an Android device, so that every developer has a consistent ... أكمل القراءة »