Friday, March 4, 2016

Raspberry Pi 3, DJI Phantom 4, Amazon Echo Dot, Displayport 1.4 Supports 8K @ 60fps!



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Latest XDA News
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMuXjXKYf20

DJI's Phantom 4 comes with obstacle avoidance and 'speed' mode
http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/01/dji-phantom-4-announced/

Raspberry Pi 3 on sale now at $35
https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/raspberry-pi-3-on-sale/

Amazon debuts two smaller and cheaper Echos
http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/03/amazon-debuts-two-smaller-and-cheaper-echos/

Google I/O 2016 Site Goes Live, Registration Lottery Begins March 8
http://www.droid-life.com/2016/03/01/google-io-2016-registration/

New DisplayPort standard leverages USB Type-C's blazing speed
http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/03/displayport-14-usb-type-c/

Steam now discounts bundles when you own some of the games
http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/03/valve-steam-bundle-discounts/

Hololens, HTC Vive taking preorders while Sony hints at VR glove (CNET Update show notes) - CNET
http://www.cnet.com/news/hololens-htc-vive-taking-preorders-while-sony-hints-at-vr-glove/#ftag=CADf328eec

Intel building AR headset to rival the HoloLens
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2016/03/03/intel-building-ar-headset-to-rival-the-hololens/

Microsoft is bringing 'Minecraft' to the Oculus Rift
http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/01/minecraft-oculus-rift-hands-on/

In Sweden, McDonald's Happy Meals come with VR goggles
http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/01/mcdonalds-happy-meal-vr-headset-sweden/

Total solar eclipse will occur March 8 and March 9
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2016/02/29/total-solar-eclipse-will-occur-march-8-and-march-9/

This 520 Million-Year-Old Fossil Is So Intricate You Can See Individual Nerves
http://gizmodo.com/this-520-million-year-old-fossil-is-so-intricate-you-ca-1762035793

Moth eyes inspire solar cells that work indoors
http://www.engadget.com/2016/02/29/moth-eyes-inspire-solar-cells/

Scientists have identified the genes that lead to graying hair and unibrows
http://www.theverge.com/2016/3/1/11138208/gray-hair-unibrow-beard-genetic-dna-nature-study