The Transformation Of The iPhone From 2007 To 2022

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Apple has released a new model for iPhone almost every year. As technology has evolved and the needs of people have changed, so has the iPhone. Comics Technology

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Will my phone automatically change for daylight saving time?

Digital Trends

Android Apple Mobile 2007 iphone clocks daylight savings time DST PhonesNovember 7, 2021, marks the end of daylight saving time, and most smartphone clocks will turn back one hour automatically. Here's how to do it, just in case.

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Relive the moment Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone exactly 15 years ago

Digital Trends

Steve Jobs unveiled the very first iPhone at a special event in San Francisco on January 9, 2007. Relive the historic moment exactly 15 years on. Apple Mobile News iPhone Phones

OK, Jake Gyllenhaal, we see you belting out Celine Dion

Mashable VR

Ambulance actor Jake Gyllenhaal channeled his inner Celine Dion for his first Saturday Night Light hosting gig since 2007. "There were sketches I'd never do again but then they'd always seemed right."

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Benedict Cumberbatch will host 'SNL' in May

Mashable VR

They've previously performed in 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2018, according to Pitchfork Actor Benedict Cumberbatch will return to host Saturday Night Live for the second time on May 7, with Arcade Fire as the musical guest.

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Mass Effect 3's Ending Changed Fandom Forever

GizModo VR

When BioWare’s Mass Effect franchise first released in 2007, it quickly gained momentum and a passionate fanbase that not many new IPs today have really managed to achieve.

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Metaverse School Teaches Kids How To Code For VR/AR

VRScout

These platforms are incredibly effective and they set the stage for the kid’s coding movement back in 2007, however, the vast majority of them are restricted to 2D project creation, built for the age of smartphones and flat screens.”.

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Insanely Popular Rhythm Game ‘Osu!’ Now Playable In VR

VRScout

to AUDICA converter, a free tool that allows fans of the uber popular 2007 rhythm game to easily transport millions of user-created maps to Harmonix Music System’s VR rhythm experience AUDICA. Originally launched on Microsoft Windows back in 2007, Dean Herbert’s osu!

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#859 DocLab Founder Caspar Sonnen on Domesticating Reality, AI, & XR Distribution Experiments

Voices of VR

Caspar Sonnen founded the DocLab as a part of the International Documentary Festival in Amsterdam (IDFA) in 2007 after a period of being really skeptical. Podcast Archive

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Billionaire Investor Who Predicted the 2008 Housing Crash Says Crypto Is a 'Worthless' Bubble

GizModo VR

John Paulson, the billionaire investor who accurately predicted (and bet against) the subprime mortgage crisis in 2007, has some kind words for cryptocurrency: mainly, that it is a vacuous financial bubble bound to eventually collapse.

Mysterious Radio Burst in Our Galaxy Came From a Magnetar

GizModo VR

For the first time ever, astronomers have linked an actual object to those mysterious radio bursts they’ve been detecting since 2007. The culprit in this case, as suspected, is a super-dense object known as a magnetar, but the finding has prompted an entirely new set of questions. Read more.

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Nvidia's New RTX 3080 Can Barely Run Crysis: Remastered at 4K

GizModo VR

One of my hopes for Crysis: Remastered was that it would be just as punishing on PCs today as it was when originally released in 2007. What happens when you have a copy of Crysis: Remastered and Nvidia’s new RTX 3080 graphics card in your possession?

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‘The Secret of Retropolis’ is the Latest App Lab Success to Make the Leap to the Main Quest Store

Road to VR

Indie team Peanut Button says they took inspiration from Grim Fandango (1998), Blade Runner (1982) , BioShock (2007) , and Batman: The Animated Series (1992). .

The Xbox Series S Is for Gamers Who Hate Upgrades

GizModo VR

When my mom moved back in 2007, she decided that living in a new house after 30 years in the old one warranted a new TV. Made sense—ours were all from the ‘80s. She bought a fancy (for the time) Sony with 1080p resolution, and 13 years later, I’m still trying to convince her to upgrade.

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I Am Legend Screenwriter Forced to Tell Anti-Vaxxers His Zombie Movie Is Fake

GizModo VR

The screenwriter who penned the 2007 zombie movie I Am Legend starring Will Smith has been forced to clarify something on Twitter that’s sure to make us all depressed today.

V/H/S/94 Is a Grimy, Gory Found-Footage Throwback

GizModo VR

The first V/H/S movie came out in 2012, arriving at the tail end of the low-budget found-footage horror craze ( Paranormal Activity and REC came out in 2007; Cloverfield was 2008) and capturing the last moment in culture before VCRs became totally obsolete.

Super Fan Remaking Original Witcher Game In VR Using Unreal Engine

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Rather than developing a mod for the original 2007 release, however, Loan is constructing the entire experience from the ground up in Unreal Engine, resulting in higher quality visuals as well as a new range of possibilities. “Bear! Run you stupid piece of s*#^!” – Geralt of Rivia.

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Traffic Deaths Soared in 2020 and Experts Blame Risky Road Behavior During Pandemic

GizModo VR

surged in 2020 to the highest level since 2007 and experts in the U.S. Traffic deaths in the U.S. government believe they know why.

The New Diary of a Wimpy Kid Trailer Looks Appropriately Awkward

GizModo VR

I’m not going to lie: I’m not really up on the Diary of a Wimpy Kid franchise, given that the first volume of Jeff Kinney’s enormously popular novels about a beleaguered middle school -aged kid named Greg came out in 2007, a full 17 years after I left middle school myself.

Jerry Seinfeld's Sorry for Bee Movie Being So Horny

GizModo VR

Though the official line on 2007's Bee Movie has always insisted that there was never any sexual energy humming between its two leads—Vanessa, a human woman voiced by Renée Zellweger, and Barry, an anthropomorphic bee voiced by Jerry Seinfeld—anyone who’s actually seen the Steve Hickner-directed film knows that… Read more.

Amazon's Kindle will finally support epub files

Mashable VR

Also, the news is notable for the sheer fact that Amazon avoided supporting the otherwise widely supported EPUB format for nearly 15 years (EPUB is an open standard that originally launched in September 2007).

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Daniel Craig and No Time to Die's Crew on Creating That Emotional Ending

GizModo VR

Since he first took the role in 2007's Casino Royale, Craig’s time with the character has been a fascinating one, and it was interesting to see how it would end for real this… Read more.

#722: IDFA’s DocLab & “the Creative Treatment of Actuality”

Voices of VR

The DocLab at the International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam (IDFA) was started in 2007 by Caspar Sonnen, and it’s very similar to the New Frontier programming. Podcast Archive

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The iPod is still in Apple's product lineup, but which models are obsolete?

Mashable VR

With the ubiquity of the iPhone , you might be wondering why the iPod isn't obsolete. Why would you want a device that plays music when you could have a device that plays music and is also, you know, a phone? Even though iPhone technology has far surpassed the iPod (which was revolutionary for its time), Apple still has the iPod touch in its product lineup. For keeping kids occupied or for people who cannot afford a mobile plan and use Wi-Fi only, the iPod has its advantages.

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‘Half-Life: Alyx’ is the Best Rated PC Game of 2020 & Best Rated Steam VR Game of All Time

Road to VR

There was a lot riding on Half-Life: Alyx. Not only is it Valve’s first Half-Life game in more than a decade, it is also the studio’s first full fledged VR title. By the measurable reactions from critics and players alike, the game seems to have delivered against the odds.

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The secret Wikipedia prank behind the Pringles mascot's first name

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Notably, the claim was unsourced at the time — a fact later called out by a different editor in February of 2007. A Facebook group, created in 2007, with the name " Who knew he was named Julius Pringles " lists Justin Shillock and Michael A. Julius Pringle is living a lie.

Valve’s Gabe Newell: ‘We’re excited to return to Half-Life, VR has energized the studio’

Road to VR

Valve hasn’t released a full-length single player game since 2011’s Portal 2 ; the game will also be the first entry in the Half-Life series in 12 years, with the last being Half-Life 2: Episode 2 released in 2007.

?Echo Combat? Open Beta Weekend Starts Tomorrow on Rift

Road to VR

Offering a payload-based objective, much like the gametype in Team Fortress 2 (2007) or Overwatch (2016), you push the the cart on a track through the winding maze as an attacker, or defend the advances of the cart by pushing it backwards and running down the three-minute game clock.

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Can AR Transform Indoor Navigation?

ARVR

When Apple launched ARkit in 2007, several concept videos emerged on YouTube showing AR’s potential to guide customers through airports and shopping malls. One of AR’s anticipated use cases is indoor wayfinding.

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VR/AR Pioneer Nonny De La Peña Named WSJ Technology Innovator Of The Year

VRScout

Since founding Emblematic Group in 2007, de la Peña has solidified the company’s reputation for pushing the boundaries of XR as a medium through award winning collaborations with major companies like AT&T and The New York Times and through original content like VR documentary Hunger in Los Angeles that premiered to critical acclaim at Sundance in 2012. CEO & Founder of Emblematic Group, Peña is the second woman in history to receive the prestigious award.

EON Reality and Nile University Announce Partnership for EON-XR Rollout

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Nile University is an Egyptian university was established in 2007 with a focus on delivering highest quality learning, research and innovation support to undergraduate and postgraduate students. The partnership will begin an EON-XR rollout at one of Egypt’s top universities.

Valve Makes All ‘Half-Life’ Games Free to Play Until ‘Half-Life: Alyx’ Launches in March

Road to VR

From the first Half-Life in 1998, the series has spanned seven titles, leaving the world with a doozy of a cliff hanger in 2007 with the release Half-Life 2: Episode 2.

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Everything coming to Netflix in June

Mashable VR

Summer's finally here, which means there's a whole new slate of Netflix movies and TV shows to get excited about. Big TV arrivals include Season 3 of The Umbrella Academy, Money Heist spin-off Money Heist: Korea — Joint Economic Area , and the final season of Peaky Blinders.

Why a powerful planet-warming gas is surging in Earth's atmosphere

Mashable VR

The [methane] budget is complex, so many combinations of processes could be responsible for the increase since 2007," explained Ed Dlugokencky, a research chemist at NOAA's Global Monitoring Laboratory. Methane levels in the atmosphere stayed relatively steady from around 2000 to 2007.

‘Sin City’ Director Robert Rodriquez to Debut VR Action Series ‘The Limit’ This Summer

Road to VR

Robert Rodriguez, the director of films such as Sin City (2005) , Planet Terror (2007), and the Spy Kids franchise, just wrapped production on a newly announced VR action series with The Fast and the Furious franchise actress Michelle Rodriguez.

The VRScout Report – Sundance Edition

VRScout

Established in 2007, the New Frontier exhibition in Park City, Utah was created to “provide the highest level of curation in the emerging [immersive media] field, incorporating fiction, non-fiction and hybrid projects to showcase transmedia storytelling, multi-media installations, performances and films.” Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.

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The Simpson’s Infamous ‘Steamed Hams’ Scene Gets 360° Treatment

VRScout

Perfect examples include everything from an unfiltered fascination in Jerry Seinfeld’s lukewarm 2007 animated film Bee Movie , to a crudely designed model of Knuckles from the Sonic franchise clucking insensately. Step into the shoes of Superintendent Chalmers and relive this iconic Simpson’s moment in 360-degrees. The denizens of the internet are responsible for some truly bizarre memes. More often than not the most popular trends in circulation are the most obscure and senseless.