Fans waited in line for days outside the BOK Center in anticipation of U2’s tour launch Wednesday night in Tulsa.“Where are you from?” was a question pitched to some fans during a pre-concert stroll through an encampment of blankets and lawn chairs.The responses suggested that U2 and UN, separated by only a keystroke, are as international as each other. U2 … [Read more...] about U2 in Tulsa: Fans who invested days of waiting in show say experience is worth it
TripIt Introduces Real-Time Security Wait Times TripIt Pro Now Helps Travelers Get to, and Through, the Airport as Quickly as Possible SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TripIt® from Concur®, the world's highest-rated travel-organizing app, today released a new feature that tells TripIt Pro users how long it will take to get through airport … [Read more...] about TripIt now lets you know how long the airport security line is in real-time
Liquor laws will be the one thing keeping Amazon Go in the low-tech past. The grocery store with no cashiers and no checkout lines will sell alcohol, requiring a human to check IDs, Recode reported on Tuesday. The publication spotted an application for a liquor license in the window of Amazon's Seattle store, and Amazon confirmed that it plans to sell beer and wine. … [Read more...] about Amazon’s high-tech grocery store will sell alcohol with no cashiers or checkout lines
Buying a TV in the new year always brings up a tough decision: Is it better to get last year's model for a lower price or to wait for the newly announced models to reach stores? It's an age-old question for shoppers, probably stretching back to the creation of the wheel. (Should Throg buy last year's wheel, or get new 3,600 B.C. model with fancy features?) … [Read more...] about Help Me, Tom’s Guide: Buy a TV Now or Wait for New Models?
2018’s tech trends. Most stuff doesn’t hit the market for a couple months — and that’s if we’re lucky. It’s far more likely that the amazing gizmo you saw on the show floor will either hit the market in the year’s fourth quarter or never even make it past production. There are always exceptions to that rule, however. Each year, a small … [Read more...] about Why wait? Here are 10 new gadgets from CES 2018 that you can buy right now
The Flash returned from its midseason break with an event it’s been foreshadowed for a while now: The Trial of The Flash. In the first episode of the season, when Barry was pulled from the Speed Force, he was speaking strange combinations of words that appeared out of time. One of those phrases was, “I didn’t kill anyone.” Since then, we’ve … [Read more...] about The Flash Couldn’t Wait to Put Barry Allen in Jail
Xiaomi never shied away from acknowledging Apple as its role model. The company puts emphasis on design, has a line of smartphones called the Mi Phone and, at events, regularly compares its gadgets to Apple's. On Wednesday, Xiaomi took it a step further, announcing its first-ever laptop, a MacBook Air-like device that's called the Mi Notebook Air. SEE ALSO: Xiaomi … [Read more...] about Xiaomi’s MacBook Air clone is called, wait for it, Mi Notebook Air
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners in need of a battery replacement face a lengthy wait for Apple service. A shortage of batteries in the United States and other regions means many will have to wait months to take advantage of the $29 replacement program. Apple earlier this month reduced the price of out-of-warranty battery replacements from $79 in an effort to … [Read more...] about iPhone 6 Plus owners face lengthy wait for battery replacement
Dell made a showing at this year’s CES, with two new laptops, including the XPS 13 and XPS 15 2-in-1. It also brought a collection of monitors and accessories. So far, so expected. But Dell’s other product came as a bit of a surprise: The company is launching a line of gold jewelry in collaboration with jewelry store Bayou with Love. Say it with me now: WTF? What is … [Read more...] about Dell is launching a jewelry line — wait, what?
Video: IBM provides ultimate fan experience at Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz stadium Hello everyone! Happy New Year! I promised you that this year, now that my book is more or less out of the way beyond what is mostly cleanup, I would provide you with some fresh thinking and some great content from me and a host of guests -- plus some exciting announcements. Because I'm preparing a … [Read more...] about Football fans don’t care about sports. Wait, what?