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Exetech seeks your cash to improve its clunky smartphone-in-a-watch

When we got our hands on Exetech’s XS-3, we were intrigued by the idea of cramming a smartphone into a watch, but dismayed at the execution. After all, this was a device that was in no way waterproof, had a 420mAh battery pressing directly onto your… http://dlvr.it/5TWmK2


Lost Andy Warhol artworks discovered on Amiga floppies from the ’80s

Rediscovered artwork like a napkin Picasso or unearthed Matisse can be identified on sight, but pieces crafted in the digital age by pop-artist extraordinaire Andy Warhol and encoded in an outdated format are far more difficult to ascertain. In fact,… http://dlvr.it/5TVyl7


France is plotting to take Uber’s car-tracking tech and hand it over to taxis

While taxi services like Uber may be flat-out unwelcome in Belgium, neighboring France is still trying to figure out how to manage them. Under pressure from traditional cab drivers in the country, a new law was introduced that required the likes of… http://dlvr.it/5TV6rx


Sony’s streamer lets you watch one show (House of Cards) in 4K for £350

If you spent a fortune on the first Sony Bravia UltraHD TVs, it may have hurt to find out that Netflix was only streaming 4K using a format (H.265) that doesn’t work on those sets. Sony has now righted that wrong with the FMP-X5 4K media streamer,… http://dlvr.it/5TRflV


Hacker-turned-FBI informant may have orchestrated foreign cyberattacks

The hacker subplot in House of Cards’ second season might have felt out of place, but from the sounds of a recent New York Times report, Frank Underwood’s methods for putting captured hackers to work might not be too far-fetched. After being busted… http://dlvr.it/5TQwtl


Made it: Mark Zuckerberg joins Madame Tussauds

A net worth of $27 billion. Doesn’t wear socks. [Image: Mashable/Kurt Wagner]… http://dlvr.it/5TPHdL


FDA’s new e-cigarette regulations target ‘healthier than tobacco’ claims

The first federal regulations for electronic cigarettes will be announced this Thursday, according to the Food and Drug Administration. The proposals will include a ban on sales to minors, as well as requiring approval from the FDA, as well as health… http://dlvr.it/5TNdwz


IBM’s Watson supercomputer will soon be your personal shopper

Watson had been a doctor, a geneticist, a game show contestant and even a chef in the past. But now IBM’s supercomputer has a new career: personal shopping. IBM has partnered with digital commerce firm Fluid to develop a cloud-based app called Expert… http://dlvr.it/5TMvdR


​Xiaomi plans to expand sales to 10 new markets, but the US isn’t one of them

Looking forward to the day you can buy a Xiaomi smartphone in the US? Keep waiting. The company’s founder announced the first ten countries in Xiaomi’s international expansion today, and the United States didn’t make the cut. A shame, perhaps, for… http://dlvr.it/5TM8Bg


Facebook’s mobile focus is paying off

It’s clear that when Facebook said it was going to be a mobile-first company back in 2013, it meant it. It’s now surpassed 1 billion active mobile users a month, which is about a 34 percent increase compared to a year ago. Sure, a lot has happened in… http://dlvr.it/5TL2KX


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