Inchiesta tangenti, l’amarezza del deputato: “Mi inginocchio per chiedere tre lire”

“Io sto cercando i soldi perché è fatica, credimi! 15 anni fa qualcuno veniva lui di sua sponte da me, a dirmi ‘se entri in quel partito, che posso fare?’, adesso non si può più mettere le mani (…) mi inginocchio per chiedere tre lire! Tremila, cinquemila, diecimila, quando avevo bisogno centomila”. Così il deputato … Read more

Daily Crunch: Leap Motion waves goodbye

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Once poised to kill the mouse and keyboard, Leap Motion plays its final hand Leap Motion raised nearly $94 million for … Read more

Dell is offering 15% off sitewide exclusively to TechRadar Australia readers

If you’re looking to score yourself a brand new computer for work or for pleasure, then there’s never been a better time to check out Dell’s array of laptops, ultrabooks, 2-in-1s, and gaming rigs, thanks to an exclusive TechRadar site-wide sale. Considering that the Dell XPS 13 currently sits at the top of our lists … Read more

Teams autonomously mapping the depths take home millions in Ocean Discovery Xprize

There’s a whole lot of ocean on this planet, and we don’t have much of an idea what’s at the bottom of most of it. That could change with the craft and techniques created during the Ocean Discovery Xprize, which had teams competing to map the sea floor quickly, precisely and autonomously. The winner just … Read more

Foursquare Is Adding Even More Data About Where You Are

Tech giants like Facebook and Google—as well as telco companies like AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint—face repeated criticism for slurping up information about the locations of their users, and repurposing it for advertising purposes and other forms of tracking. But one of the biggest names in location data tracking continues to fly relatively under the radar: … Read more

Finally, I can use my iPhone to ride the NYC subway

Before I get into that, though, let’s first talk about the setup process for Express Transit, as the Apple Pay feature is called. When you go to “Wallet & Apple Pay” settings on your iPhone, you’ll now see an option called Express Transit Card. After you tap on that, you need to select a credit … Read more

nreal unveils consumer and developer versions of its AR smartglasses

First unveiled at CES this year, the nreal light augmented reality smartglasses are now available in both a consumer and developer edition. The company has managed to bring AR smartglasses to the masses in a simple, yet wearable sunglass-like design that is much more approachable than Google Glass was when it launched in 2014. The … Read more