Mark Hughes

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Mark Hughes is a director at TechGeek. Passionate for technology, startups, and software development.

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Here’s what Netflix has scheduled for July

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Each month Netflix comes at us with a huge lineup of content. 24 Netflix Original Series, 11 Netflix Flim’s, 3 Comedies, 11 Documentaries, 8 for the Kids & Family, 2 Original Animes, and 6 blockbuster highlights! Highlights Pitch Perfect (2010) Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school’s all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their […]

World’s First Robot Restaurant Complex, where the robots cook for you.

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Just this week, the first robot restaurant complex at Shunde, a city in China’s Guangdong province. (Yeah, we’ve started planning our next trip..) Built by a subsidiary of Country Garden, Qianxi, the incredible robo-restaurant army is powered by the latest in advanced technologies to deliver meals in seconds. But wait until you see how cute they look! Handled by a group of more than 20 in-house robot chefs, meals are […]

End of Era for macOS X, Hello macOS Big Sur

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Apple today introduced the newest version of macOS, the operating system that runs on the Mac. macOS 11.0 Big Sur is now available in beta for registered developers who want to test out the new features and ensure their software is compatible. This signals the end of macOS X (formally Mac OS X), or macOS 10.0 which originally released March 24, 2001. macOS Big Sur is a major update that […]

iOS 14 introduces setting default Mail and Web Browser apps

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This morning Apple ran through with its WWDC announcement, however, they left something out that was only included on the Preview website for the update. You will now be able to set the default application for Mail and Web Browser Apple has been heavily criticised in the past for forcing all iOS and iPadOS users to use its built-in Safari and Mail applications, with no option to change the defaults. […]

Who wants to buy a $74,500.00 robot dog?

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An internet sensation is going up for sale. Yesterday, Boston Dynamics added Spot to its online storefront, making the four-legged robot friend available to anyone that’s willing to spend $74,500 on robotics. Spot comes in three editions, Spot Explorer, Spot Enterprise, and Spot Academic. Companies can remotely operate Spot via a tablet and fit it with sensors for automated data collection. Operators can also place payloads on Spot to carry […]

Basecamp releases Hey, the hosted email service for neat freaks like us

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The well-known project management software team at Basecamp has launched in full-force their very own fully-hosted and full-featured email service known as HEY. Let’s try to run through what Hey has to offer really quickly in a bunch of words: Privacy Focused Emails, Fixing bad subjects, an imBox for important emails, managed attachments, quite & loud when you want it, workflows, news-feed style for crap, clips, private notes, .. and […]

Cartel Tycoon: Live the Drug Kingpin Life

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We’ve finally got it! tinyBuild in collaboration with the RTS veterans Moon Moose are bringing us the one and only, Cartel Tycoon , the drug empire business simulator, onto PC in Q4 2020. Check out the trailer above. Unlike horror games, this game gives you the opportunity to become a drug tycoon in a story-driven strategy game inspired by the ‘80s narco trade. As a succession of fictional drug lords, run all aspects of the […]

19 in development PlayStation 5 games not announced at the PS5 event

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Sony has already announced over 20 new games that are ready for the PlayStation 5. Here is a list of the games in development that are being set up for Sonys new hardware. New PlayStation 5 games in development Here are the new games coming to the PlayStation 5. Outriders Outriders is an upcoming shooter developed by a Polish producer People Can Fly and published by Square Enix, and it’s […]

Australia introduces unmanned aircraft from the back of a Hercules aircraft

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A first-of-its kind trial to remotely pilot a small unmanned aircraft, or as they call it, an Uninhabited Aerial System (UAS). This collaboration between Plan Jericho, 3SECFOR, 37 Squadron and Army, has the potential to open up a range of capability options for the joint force. The drone in action The trial, recently undertaken at RAAF Edinburgh, tested the viability of operating a UAS via the aircraft’s onboard Satellite Communications […]

Tesla reportedly adding USB-C ports and wireless phone charging to their Model 3 vehicles

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Tesla has brought the Model 3 up to date with the latest tech. The company has introduced a wireless phone charger and USB-C ports to Model 3 vehicles built at its Fremont factory in California. These previously were only available in Tesla’s Model Y. USB Hub including USB-CImage Source: Elektrek Currently, these features are only available in their Chinese-made, and Model 3 vehicles and the US. But until now, it […]

Giveaway: PlayStation 5 Skin from dbrand

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PlayStation has announced their new PlayStation 5, and we want to celebrate. Would it really be a celebration without dbrand? The global leader in device customisation. So to do this, we’re giving away a full Left, Middle, Right, Base and Controller skin from dbrand – all of your choice! If you haven’t already heard dbrand is taking preorders on PS5 skins. Awesome, right? What better way to boot up your new device with a sexy skin? […]

You can already customise your PlayStation 5 skin

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Less than a day after Sony announced its 20 new games and showed off the brand new design of the PlayStation 5, skin manufacturer dbrand has started offering a range of colourful alternatives to the sleek black and white look for pre-order. Heres how dbrand announced it. You're welcome. https://t.co/lhKUp0LmJ1 pic.twitter.com/fNgGivKM0L— dbrand (@dbrand) June 12, 2020 Smooooth dbrand… smooth, well done! Offering Unexpected Protection A company like dbrand comes with […]

SnapChat filters add AI Voice Search support with new “Voice Scan”

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On Thursday we experienced the Snap Partner Summit, the company announced a range of new capabilities, one of these being Voice Scan. Now, Snapchat users can speak voice commands to search for lenses that change their appearance or the environment around them. The feature comes through a partnership with the company SoundHound, which is providing the voice A.I. technology. SoundHound is powering Mercedes-Benz, Pandora, Kia, Honda, Hyundai, Motorola, and many […]

All 29 games announced for PlayStation 5

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Today Sony announced all 20 games that are coming to the PlayStation 5. Here’s what you have to look forward to. Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Spider-Man is making a return to us with Spider-Man: Miles Morales on the PlayStation 5, this is not to a surprise as Insomniac Games was acquired by Sony in 2019. Developer:Insomniac Games First Up: Horizon Forbidden West “Horizon Forbidden West continues Aloy’s story as she […]

Prepare yourselves, Road Rollers are now autonomous and self-driving

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XCMG Group has revealed an Autonomous Road Roller and completed the World’s First Asphalt Road Construction, all through self-driving autonomous road rollers. XCMG jointly developed the autonomous road roller with Tsinghua University and the Sichuan Railway Investment Group. The autonomous Road Roller made its first debut along the Panda Expressway, which is currently under construction between Panzhihua, Sichuan Province and Dali, Yunnan Province, and was successful. Since 2018 XCMG has […]