Facebook’s New Video-Calling Devices Let Users Co-Stream Music, Video — Variety

  Facebook unveiled Portal, video-communication devices that incorporate several smart-speaker features using Amazon’s Alexa, and provide a way to listen to music and watch videos together with friends. Portal ($199) and the larger-screen Portal+ ($349) will begin shipping in November. The devices made video calling “easier and more like hanging out,” according to Facebook, and can… […]

How to take the stress out of Europe’s busiest shopping street – rerouting traffic is just the first step

How to take the stress out of Europe’s busiest shopping street – rerouting traffic is just the first stepNovember 10, 2017 11.06pm AEDTGuilio Jiang/Flickr, CC BY-SANick Tyler Every day, some 500,000 people walk along Oxford Street in London – Europe’s busiest shopping street. Now, the city’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, has proposed a plan to divert buses […]