Technology

  • by Andy Meek
    Apple TV+ on Friday will debut the first three episodes of a new espionage thriller series called Tehran. The show is about a Mossad agent who goes undercover for a dangerous mission in Tehran. Apple will air new episodes of the series weekly, every Friday, after adding the first three to the streaming service this […]
  • by Mike Wehner
    Scientists have spotted an aurora coming from a comet for the first time ever. The comet, 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, has an aurora of far-ultraviolet light that can't be seen by the naked eye. The aurora was spotted by the Rosetta spacecraft which was launch back in 2004 and spent years catching up to the comet in space. […]
  • by Chris Smith
    Password manager 1Password partnered with Privacy.com to offer users unique virtual credit cards that can be used to pay for online goods and subscriptions. 1Password will automatically suggest virtual credit cards for all the services you’ve saved in the app, and let you set up payment rules. The virtual credit cards will only work with […]
  • by Jacob Siegal
    Google's Pixel 5 will be officially unveiled on September 30th, but the full specs sheet was revealed in a leak from WinFuture on Tuesday this week. According to the leak, the Pixel 5 will have a 6-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 765G processor, 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and a 4,080mAh battery. The Pixel 5 […]
  • by Andy Meek
    An abrupt change made on Monday to the CDC guidelines around the coronavirus and the extent to which airborne transmission affects it caused a firestorm. White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci responded to some of the criticism around the CDC's flip-flop, by first acknowledging the new information that the CDC guidelines contained briefly about […]
  • by Mike Wehner
    Astronomers have spotted an exoplanet orbiting a cool star that completes a year in just 3.14 days. Nicknamed the "Pi Planet" or "Pi Earth," the roughly Earth-sized world is extremely hot. Its surface temperature is around 350 degrees Fahrenheit… which is a great temperature for baking pie. You don't have to be a total math […]
  • by Andy Meek
    The latest Axios-Ipsos Coronavirus Index reveals that a shocking number of Americans don't intend to take the first-generation coronavirus vaccine, which has all sorts of implications for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic, among other things. The index reveals that skepticism around a COVID-19 vaccine is also pretty bipartisan, with the numbers of both Democrats […]
  • by Chris Smith
    The fast PS5 storage is limited to 825GB, and gamers will need to upgrade it via compatible M.2 SSD drive solutions that meet Sony's speed requirements. Samsung just announced the 980 PRO PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD that appears to be the only fast SSD to meet Sony's needs for expanding the PS5's storage capacity. The […]