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Reports Emerge of Second Mysterious Monolith in Romania

15KFuturism / 1h
Another One As soon as the mysterious twelve-foot metal monolith disappeared from the rocky landscape of Utah, a new one has appeared. But this one, according to the UK tabloid the Daily Mail , is located in northern Romania, a far cry from the gnarled mesas and rust-colored arches of southern Utah [nice]. “It is on private property, but we still don’t know who the monolith’s owner is yet.” Neamt

Super Nintendo Land will open in Japan on February 4th, 2021

Nintendo Mario Kart
4KEngadget / 11h
Super Nintendo World, the much anticipated “life-size, living video game” theme park will open on February 4th in Osaka, Universal Studios Japan has announced . The opening date is a welcome surprise, as Universal and Nintendo last said that the park would open in the spring of 2021. To get folks revved up, Universal Studios Japan (USJ) has provided a preview of a key park attraction, the Mario K

Teaching in the Pandemic: ‘This Is Not Sustainable’

34KNYT > Technology / 11h
Teacher burnout could erode instructional quality, stymie working parents and hinder the reopening of the economy.

Facebook acquires customer service CRM platform Kustomer

TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 5min
Facebook has acquired Kustomer for an undisclosed sum to expand the use of messaging in customer service.

Buy, Try, and Window Shop the Best Cyber Monday 2020 Deals to Make Your Dream Home a Reality

Lifehacker / 6min
If your home is in need of an upgrade, now is the time to invest in those big-ticket items and splurge for the little things that perhaps seem extra. From furniture to fitness gear and all the little things in between, I’ve gathered the best Cyber Monday deals out there—because your home deserves to shine, and your… Read more...

Nest WiFi routers get a key feature for working from home

SlashGear / 8min
If you’ve spent this year working from home, there’s a good chance you use video conferencing software like Zoom. As tends to be the case in a home full of people, there’s also a good chance that someone, at some point, has streamed movies or downloaded games at the same time, causing the video conference quality to drop drastically. Nest … Continue reading

These Hisense 4K smart TVs may be the best Cyber Monday TV deals at Best Buy

TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 12min
The Hisense H55 and H65 smart TVs are very cheap at Best Buy right now for the retailer's Cyber Monday sales.

The Beats Solo 3 Wireless Headphones hit their lowest price ever for Cyber Monday

TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 12min
We’ve seen some great deals on the Beats Solo 3 Wireless all weekend, but now they’ve hit their lowest point yet in time for the end of Cyber Monday.

Cyber Monday storage: get 25% off this tiny Samsung 1TB SSD for speedy backups

TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 12min
Looking for Cyber Monday storage deals? You'll struggle to beat this 25% price slash on Samsung's 1TB external SSD.

The Lego Advent Calendars are seeing pretty impressive Cyber Monday deals

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Save big on Lego Advent Calendars in the Cyber Monday deals, with up to 40% off the festive slow-builds.

The Two Best Things to Do With Leftover Cranberry Sauce

Lifehacker / 13min
I fully planned on buying a turkey breast for my downsized Thanksgiving this year, yet when it came time to order the main course, my brain shut off, muscle memory took over, and I ordered a whole bird. Luckily, it was only a 10-pound bird, but 10 pounds of turkey is still a whole bunch of turkey for four people (the… Read more...

Vista acquires Gainsight for $1.1B, adding to its growing enterprise arsenal

100+TechCrunch / 13min
Vista Equity Partners hasn’t been shy about scooping up enterprise companies over the years, and today it added to a growing portfolio with its purchase of Gainsight . The company’s software helps clients with customer success, meaning it helps create a positive customer experience when they interact with your brand, making them more likely to come back and recommend you to others. Sources pegged

How to Upgrade Your PC With Your New Black Friday Buys

Lifehacker / 20min
It’s one of the best times of the year if you’ve been thinking about upgrading your PC. Odds are good that you can score great deals on components from Black Friday through Cyber Monday (even if you’ll never get that flagship Nvidia or AMD graphics card in your holiday stocking). Whether this is your first time… Read more...

Uh Oh: Will American End A321T Premium Transcon Flights?

26One Mile at a Time / 21min
As of now this is a rumor, though it’s something that I could unfortunately see happening… The basics of American’s A321T fleet American operates a special subfleet of Airbus A321s (known as A321Ts), which have historically operated premium transcontinental routes from New York to Los Angeles and San Francisco. These planes are unique , as they feature just 102 seats, and include four seating opt

Infogrid raises $15.5M from Northzone to retrofit buildings with ‘smart’ IoT

56TechCrunch / 22min
Infogrid , an IoT startup which can retrofit an existing building to make it ‘smart’, has raised $15.5 million. The Series A funding round was led by Northzone with participation from JLL Spark, Concrete VC, The Venture Collective, Jigsaw VC, an unarmed real estate investment group, and an unnamed large international asset owner, although one report speculated that it is Starwood Capital, the pro

We Can Improve Fiber Optics by Filling Them With Air

41Futurism / 22min
Series of Tubes Fiber optic cables have vastly improved our ability to communicate or transmit data over great distances — but a critical flaw has gone unaddressed for the 50-plus years we’ve used them. Glass fibers tend to scatter the light-based signals they transmit. But it turns out that replacing the fibers with hollow, air-filled tubes protects the signal, according to research published in

Maserati says all of its cars will be hybrid or fully electric in five years

Engadget / 23min
Over the next five years, Maserati plans to electrify its entire lineup — but, as Electrek points out, don’t expect to see the automaker announce a flood of battery-electric models just yet. During an online fashion event caught by Reuters , Maserati CEO Davide Grasso said the brand plans to electrify all of its vehicles, either by offering them as plug-in hybrids or fully electric models, starti

Who Needs Disneyland With a Giant Replica of the Matterhorn in Your Backyard

Gizmodo / 32min
As you look back on a year spent in as much isolation as you’ll ever experience (hopefully), what do you have to show for all that time at home? Did you learn to cook? Master an instrument? Clean out the garage? Whatever it was it probably wasn’t as gung-ho as the LaRochelle family , who put us all to shame by building… Read more...

This cordless vacuum is great for pet hair and on sale for Cyber Monday

28Mashable / 33min
Save $164: This Cyber Monday, the BISSELL ICONpet cordless vacuum is on sale at Amazon for $185.99. Vacuum sales have been coming in hot all weekend, so we get it if you're overwhelmed by the options. If you're looking for a name you can trust at a price that won't break the bank, this Bissell deal is one to consider. The Bissell ICONpet checks off pretty much everything you could want from a cor

“Assume you’re infected” COVID-19 Task Force doc warns Thanksgiving travelers

SlashGear / 34min
If you traveled for Thanksgiving or attended a large gathering you should assume you’re now infected with COVID-19, the White House COVID-19 task force coordinator has warned, setting a testing ultimatum for those who socialized over the holiday weekend. Despite CDC warnings of heightened risk for those choosing to fly or otherwise travel for Thanksgiving celebrations, the TSA reported airport …

Waid and Samnee's Complete Romanoff Collection Is Just $20 and the Ideal Gift for Any Aspiring Widow

Gizmodo / 38min
Black Widow by Waid & Samnee: The Complete Collection | $20 | Amazon Read more...

Cases against Facebook are reportedly coming… when FTC decides how

Ars Technica / 40min
Enlarge / All Facebook, no matter which way you look. (credit: Michael Short | Bloomberg | Getty Images ) After well over a year spent investigating Facebook, state and federal regulators are more than ready to start launching a slate of cases against Facebook, new reports say—that is, as soon as the agencies can agree on how they actually want to do it. New suits against Facebook should come bef

Union Labs believes uniting VC and corporate expertise can help startups solve “hard tech” problems

60TechCrunch / 44min
Chris Kim and Nate Williams formed Union Labs with the conviction that investors and companies aren’t collaborating closely enough to ensure the success of the startups they back. Kim is the former co-founder and chief technology officer at the automatic lock company August. He first met Williams when the company was attempting to create a consortium of stakeholders for the Internet of Things mar

Razer x BAPE – a match made in cult consumer heaven

SlashGear / 52min
Razer and A Bathing Ape (BAPE) officially announced their first collection of products with prices and release dates to boot. This will be a cross-brand sort of situation, with limited edition BAPE x Razer products aplenty. The first set of items includes t-shirts, a hoodie, a backpack, Opus, Goliathus V2 Speed, and DeathAdder V2. This collaboration is set to be … Continue reading

Strike first, strike hard, no mercy: How emerging managers can win

88TechCrunch / 55min
TX Zhuo Contributor TX Zhuo is the managing partner of Fika Ventures , focusing on fintech, enterprise software and marketplace opportunities. More posts by this contributor A COVID-19 resilience test for B2B companies Discovering that deckhands make great waiters — and why this matters Huston Collins Contributor Huston Collins is an investor at Fika Ventures . He was previously an associate at G

How to Score Great Deals on Samsung Androids and Refurb iPhones Today

40Gizmodo / 56min
I’ve been successful at avoiding all things Black Friday/Cyber Monday this year, save for a small splurge on a cold-brew coffee maker. If you’re looking to upgrade your life in a bigger way—in the form of a new phone—you should know that you can get Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S20 Androids (the S20 and S20+) at their… Read more...

It sure seems like Samsung’s Galaxy Buds Pro are almost ready to go

SlashGear / 58min
Following rumors earlier this month about a new version of Samsung’s Galaxy Buds called Galaxy Buds Pro, we’re now getting more evidence of their existence. A new pair of Samsung earbuds have made a stop at the FCC, suggesting those Galaxy Buds Pro rumors were right on the money. Not only that, but this FCC listing suggests that their release … Continue reading

OnePlus 8T is already over $100 off in fantastic Cyber Monday cell phone deal

24TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 1h
Despite only launching recently, a Cyber Monday deal has knocked $119 off the asking price of the OnePlus 8T.

How to Score Great Deals on Samsung Androids and Refurb iPhones Today

40Lifehacker / 1h
I’ve been successful at avoiding all things Black Friday/Cyber Monday this year, save for a small splurge on a cold-brew coffee maker. If you’re looking to upgrade your life in a bigger way—in the form of a new phone—you should know that you can get Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S20 Androids (the S20 and S20+) at their… Read more...

Here’s How We Could Avert Off-Planet Warfare

84Futurism / 1h
Space War As more countries develop robust space programs and the U.S. military launches more orbital operations , the possibility of off-planet warfare seems increasingly feasible . The absence of clearly-defined rules for military operations in space threatens what could be a fragile peace, according to an essay in The Conversation penned by Ram Jakhu and David Chen of McGill University’s Insti

Study finds plant-based diets cause a surprising boost in metabolism

SlashGear / 1h
A new study referred to as ‘groundbreaking’ has found that eating a low-fat plant-based diet may cause a notable boost in metabolism, leading to additional weight loss and improvements in metabolic health. The findings were based on a 16-week experiment in which some participants were instructed to eat a plant-based diet with no limit on daily caloric intake. Increasing one’s … Continue reading

Group Seeking Equality for Women in Tech Raises $11 Million

100+NYT > Technology / 1h
The nonprofit organization, All Raise, is working on an expansion, as diversity in the tech industry remains elusive.

Save $115 on a Furbo dog camera and keep an eye on your pup

48Mashable / 1h
SAVE $115.01: The Furbo dog camera on is on sale for only $133.99 this Cyber Monday. Cyber Monday deals aren't just for humans. There are some pretty good sales on products for your favorite four-legged friends, too. If you've always wanted to know what your dog does when you're not home, grab this discounted Furbo dog camera. We first saw this heavily discounted price ahead of Black Friday, but

One of the best digital photo frames is 36% off in this Amazon Cyber Monday deal

24TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 1h
The Nixplay 2K, one of the best digital photo frames you can buy, is currently 36% on this excellent, time-limited Cyber Monday deal.

DeepMind's latest AI breakthrough can accurately predict the way proteins fold

DeepMind AI AlphaFold
60Engadget / 1h
Alphabet-owned DeepMind may be best known for building the AI that beat a world-class Go player, but the company announced another, perhaps more vital breakthrough this morning. As part of its work for the 14th Critical Assessment of Protein Structure Prediction, or CASP, DeepMind's AlphaFold 2 AI has shown it can guess how certain proteins will fold themselves with surprising accuracy. In some c

Protect Your Home With These Discounted Wyze Smart Security Cameras

38How-To Geek / 1h
Looking to ramp up your smart home security rig this holiday season? As part of a Cyber Monday sale, Amazon currently has the Wyze Cam v2 (in one and two packs) and the Wyze’s Pan Cam on discount, ranging from $20 up to $40. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

iFixit's Tools Put Repairs in Your Hands, So Pick Some Up in This Sale

How-To Geek / 1h
Throwing stuff away is wasteful. And so is throwing your money away. So it makes no sense to pass on saving some cash while buying excellent repair tools. And today’s your lucky day—iFixit, maker of the best repair tools, has a Cyber Monday sale on some of its best gear. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

Those strip lights you've seen all over TikTok are up to 34% off for Cyber Monday

Mashable / 1h
Amazon has select Govee smart strip lights on sale for up to $18 off this Cyber Monday: FOR YOUR ROOM: Govee WiFi RBG LED Strip Lights (2 x 16.4 feet) — save $13.40 FOR YOUR TV: Govee TV LED Backlights — save $4 FOR YOUR CAR: Govee RGBIC Interior Car Lights — save $10.50 Spend any time on your TikTok FYP scrolling through dance routines , "swamp ass" candle timelapses, and Ratatousical submission

5 reasons you don’t want to miss out on TC Sessions: Space 2020

100+TechCrunch / 1h
We’re just about two weeks away from launching TC Sessions: Space 2020 , our first focused foray into early-stage space startups and the essential satellite industries that support them. Buy your pass and join us on December 16 – 17 for two days packed with all the right stuff, including untapped opportunity. Still looking for a reason to initiate your launch sequence? We’ll go you four better. H

The Cardinals-49ers NFL game will only be available to stream

30Engadget / 1h
When the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers face off on December 26th as part of the NFL’s tripleheader that Saturday, one of the few ways you’ll have to stream the game to your TV is through Amazon Prime Video and Twitch . While Amazon is no stranger to streaming NFL games , this is one of the first times the company has been the primary national distributor for a game. While the NFL desc

iPhone periscope zoom tipped – is it time for Pixel magic?

SlashGear / 1h
A rumor today suggests that Apple’s next iPhone will have “folded” periscope cameras enabling far better zoom. That’s zoom, as in the ability to get a whole lot closer to subject matter that’s about to be photographed or captured with video. Apple’s plans won’t likely significantly change the look of the iPhone, as the “folded” keyword indicates compact and otherwise … Continue reading

Redefine gravity with this flying boomerang spinner — Future Blink

Mashable / 1h
The Flynova Pro , a motorized flying spinner, can jump and float through the air...but returns just like a boomerang. Read more... More about Mashable Video , Toys , Innovations , Boomerang , and Spinner

Growl, once a staple of the Mac desktop experience, has been retired

24Ars Technica / 1h
A Growl notification. (credit: Aurich Lawson ) Growl , a key part of the Mac desktop experience for 17 years, is being retired. Christopher Forsythe, who acted as the lead developer for the project for years, announced the retirement in a blog post on Friday. Launched in 2004, Growl provided notifications for applications on Macs (it was also offered for Windows) before Apple introduced its own N

Report: End Of The Line For American’s Premium Airbus A321T Transcon

30View from the Wing / 1h
There are active discussions around what to do with the Airbus A321T premium configured fleet and a report suggests that there’s a plan to rip out the interiors and replace them with the standard domestic ‘Oasis’ offering. The A321T offers 10 first class, 20 business class, 36 Main Cabin Extra (extra legroom coach) and 36 economy seats and is used on premium cross country routes. Moving to 'Oasis

Saving $600 on a specced-up MacBook Pro may be the best Cyber Monday laptop deal

24TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 1h
The MacBook Pro with 8th-gen Intel is great, even if it's a little old at this point. This Cyber Monday MacBook deal makes it even better.

Apple Watch 3 is down to $119 in this Cyber Monday deal that's bound to sell fast

24TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 1h
Act fast to pick up an Apple Watch for only $119, in this Cyber Monday deal which surely can't last long.

The Out-of-Touch Adults' Guide To Kid Culture: Viral TikTok Overload

32Lifehacker / 1h
When it comes to kids and teenagers, it’s all about TikTok. Competitors can try to clone it , the president can try to shut it down , but the made-in-China video sharing service just keeps on rolling, with around 850 million people estimated as active users. Even if you don’t like it, TikTok is the marketplace of ideas… Read more...

Get through the winter with these board games on sale

Mashable / 1h
Save up to 30%: Hasbro games are up to 30% off at Amazon for Cyber Monday. With winter quickly approaching, we're about to be reverting to the early quarantine days of looking for new hobbies and forms of entertainment. If you live with other people or have a social distancing bubble, game nights are a fun way to spend time together at home. On this Cyber Monday, Amazon has a bunch of Hasbro game

IBM wants to make quantum computing safer for everyone

24TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 1h
IBM now secures data using a quantum-safe algorithm and protects cryptographic keys with 'Keep Your Own Key' capability.

It Looks Like Europe Will Hit Two of its Three 2020 Climate Goals

100+Futurism / 2h
Finish Line Back in 2009, the European Union adopted three environmental goals to hit by the end of 2020 — and it’s on track to complete two of them. The EU planned to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent, reach a 20 percent reliance on renewable energy sources, and improve energy efficiency by 20 percent as compared to 1990 levels, all by the end of December. Now, Agence France-Pres

How to Read More Books in 2021, With The Root's Danielle Belton and Maiysha Kai

21Lifehacker / 2h
This week we’re joined by Danielle Belton, editor in chief of The Root , and Maiysha Kai, the managing editor of The Glow Up , to talk all things books . More specifically, how to read more of them in the coming year, and how to upgrade your reading list to get you ready. Listen to hear these two voracious readers talk… Read more...

Reset Your Fit, Tech, and Gear for up to 60% off in Huckberry's Cyber Monday Sale

Lifehacker / 2h
Cyber Monday Sale | Huckberry

The Mandalorian's Filoni and Dawson on Why People Still See Ahsoka as a Jedi

77Gizmodo / 2h
As The Mandalorian ’s stakes have gradually risen with each episode, the series’ connections to the Star Wars franchise’s larger epic narrative have grown stronger, particularly as characters like Bo-Katan and important items like the Darksaber have been incorporated into the plot. Read more...

SETI Institute Scientist Says We’ll Find Aliens by 2036

300+Futurism / 2h
Betting on Aliens Just-launched media venture The Debrief already has a eyebrow-raising scoop : Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute senior astronomer Seth Shostak is willing to bet you a cup of joe that we’ll find aliens by 2036. According to Shostak, as the processing power of computers tasked to listen to distant signals from the cosmos doubles every two years or so, compu

The Cyber Monday Mac Bundle ft. Parallels Pro is on sale today

28Engadget / 2h
Surprises, more often than not, are welcomed with open arms. Mac users, for instance, who may not have found the exact deals they wanted over the past week or so will rejoice with this extended Cyber Monday deal. That's right, although Cyber Monday 2020 is now a thing of the past, you can still land our best Mac bundle of the year without burning a hole in your wallet. The Official Cyber Monday M

Sonos Is Having a Big Cyber Monday Sale

26Wired / 2h
These smart speakers hardly ever go on sale. You can save on Sonos One, Beam, Move, and more—but most deals end today.

One of the last Cyber Monday iPad deals still live is on these discounted iPad Minis

TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 2h
If you haven't yet picked up a Cyber Monday iPad deal, time and stock is running out, but these iPad Minis might help.

Young Americans Are Scared to Have Kids Because of Climate Change

24Gizmodo / 2h
The world’s leading climate scientists have made it abundantly clear that the only way to avert catastrophic climate breakdown is to quickly decarbonize the entire global economy . But so far, world leaders aren’t making anything close to the necessary changes. To avoid subjecting any more people to a hellish future,… Read more...

Amazon Shopping Needs a Prime Army

61NYT > Technology / 2h
Why the rush to hire so many people?

Reminder: Last chance to save 25% on Extra Crunch membership

64TechCrunch / 2h
Today is the final day of the Green Days Sale. Don’t miss out on an opportunity to save 25% on annual Extra Crunch membership. You can claim the deal here . Extra Crunch helps you spot technology trends and opportunities, build better startups, get ahead at your job and stay connected to a growing community of founders, investors and startup teams. It features thousands of articles, including wee

Your Childhood Is on Sale at Amazon Because Tiger Electronics Games Are $10

24Gizmodo / 2h
Tiger Electronics X-Men | $10 | Amazon Tiger Electronics Transformers | $10 | Amazon Read more...

Cyber Monday headphones deals continue to wow with these wireless earbuds

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Grab these stunning Technics earbuds for less with this brilliant Cyber Monday deal.

Expand your Xbox Series X storage with this surprising Cyber Monday SSD deal

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Cyber Monday is here, and so are these Xbox Series X controller deals.

Close All Your Tabs. Just Close 'Em

82Lifehacker / 2h
Lifehacker has spilled a lot of digital ink over the years trying to help you get your browser tabs problem under control. How to use tabs more efficiently on Chrome . How to reopen your tabs after a browser crash . How to get an intervention for your tabs addiction . The best browser extensions to make opening a new tab… Read more...

Breeze Airways’ Bizarre Approach To Hiring Flight Attendants

100+One Mile at a Time / 2h
Breeze Airways is a new airline that’s expected to launch in the US in early 2021. The founder of the airline is David Neeleman, the same guy behind JetBlue. Breeze Airways will initially fly Embraer 190s, but eventually plans to operate a fleet consisting exclusively of Airbus A220s. As the airline gets closer to launching operations, it has now started accepting applications for flight attendan

United Airlines will fly the Boeing 737 MAX from two of its largest hubs when it returns in 2021

The Points Guy / 2h
United Airlines plans to resume Boeing 737 MAX flights at two of its largest hubs early in 2021, likely becoming the second U.S. carrier to return the beleaguered jet to service in the U.S. after its more than 20-month grounding. The Chicago-based carrier plans to resume flights with its 737 MAX 9 jets at its Denver (DEN) and Houston Bush Intercontinental (IAH) hubs in the first quarter of 2021,

Looks Like Salesforce Is Buying Slack

24Gizmodo / 2h
Cloud-based business software mammoth Salesforce is reportedly buying Slack, the searchable workplace chatroom interface for team organization and office-appropriate dog photos. This probably won’t impact the daily lives of us users, for whom Slack will remain a record where everything we say can be held against us in… Read more...

Snag a Kindle Oasis this Cyber Monday for the lowest price we've seen all year

20Mashable / 2h
SAVE $75: Get the Kindle Oasis for the lowest price we've seen all year, $174.99, this Cyber Monday. This shopping holiday, Amazon has graced us with some serious deals on Amazon devices, from smart home picks like the Echo Dot for 42% off to tablets like the Fire 10 HD for 47% off . Now, for Cyber Monday, we're finding deals on Kindles that we haven't seen all year. The Kindle Oasis hasn't been

Get three months extra free on the world's best cheap VPN in this Cyber Monday deal

TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 2h
Surfshark's jaw-dropping price is even better right now thanks to its big splash of a Cyber Monday VPN deal.

DeepMind 'solves diseases science mystery' with AI

3KBBC News - Technology / 2h
The advance is expected to accelerate research into a host of human diseases, including Covid-19.

Put all your favorite photos on display with a Nixplay smart frame on sale

32Mashable / 2h
Save $65: The Nixplay smart digital picture frame is on sale on Amazon for $114.99 for Cyber Monday 2020. If you're the kind of person who switches their phone background every month, you probably also get sick of looking at the same pictures in your house. Instead of taking the time to switch each one out, get smart with a Nixplay smart digital picture frame . To keep things fun and fresh, a Nix

Your Office Doesn't Need a Virtual Holiday Party

80Lifehacker / 2h
Even as the pandemic stretches into a nine-month slog, upending lives and shattering economies around the world, a pretty much universally reviled corporate custom still threatens to rear its ugly head: the office holiday party. Read more...

Xbox Series X/S can run classic PS2 games – but it’s not easy

SlashGear / 2h
While the Xbox Series X/S show a lot of promise for the future, at the moment there aren’t a ton of next-generation games to play on them. While we wait for those games to arrive, there’s no lack of games to play on this new hardware, as they offer backward compatibility with Xbox One titles, a large number of Xbox … Continue reading

Pelotons are on backorder, so get this fancy Echelon bike that's on sale instead

20Mashable / 3h
SAVE $400: Echelon's Connect Bike EX-1 LE normally retails for $999.99, but this Cyber Monday, you can get one in a limited-edition matte grey finish for $799.99 and save an extra 25% (or $199.99) with code CYBER , effectively waiving its Premium Delivery fee. Deemed by one Mashable tech guru as "the perfect, if expensive, escape for easing coronavirus anxiety," the now-iconic Peloton bike has be

Virgin Orbit targets launch window on December 19 for second orbital test launch

100+TechCrunch / 3h
Virgin Orbit has announced the target timing for its next orbital flight attempt, which follows a demonstration launch earlier this year that went mostly well — right up until its rocket separated from the carrier launch craft and fired up its own engines for the crucial rest of the trip to space. The company says that it’s undertaken a number of upgrades based on that first try, however, includi

A new horizon: Expanding the AI landscape

44MIT Technology Review / 3h
For all of its upheaval, the deadly 2020 coronavirus pandemic—and efforts to stop it—has taught a valuable lesson: organizations that invest in technology survive. IT infrastructure initiatives put in place before the crisis have allowed countless businesses to shift to online commerce and remote working. In other words, operate during it. The pandemic has taught a similar lesson about artificial

Air purifiers on sale to make being stuck inside a little less miserable

24Mashable / 3h
Save up to $150 : Multiple air purifiers are on sale this Cyber Monday: OUR TOP PICK: Dyson HP01 Pure Hot + Cool — $374.99 (save $125) BEST FOR KIDS' ROOMS: Molekule Air Mini+ — $399.99 (save $100) BUDGET PICK: Toshiba 3-in-1 Smart Air Purifier — $79.99 (save $20) A breath of fresh air is hard to come by these days — and when we do get one, it's often through a mask. People with indoor allergies

How Romain Grosjean walked away from F1’s scariest crash in decades

96Ars Technica / 3h
The medical car and track marshals were on the scene seconds after Grosjean's car came to rest, half of it wedged into the guardrail. [credit: BRYN LENNON/POOL/AFP via Getty Images ] The Formula 1 cars had barely made it a third of the way around the track before the red flag brought a temporary halt to this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix. The start of an F1 race is often chaotic, especially among

Nvidia RTX 3060 Ti almost catches the AMD Radeon RX 6800 in leaked benchmarks

53TechRadar - All the latest technology ne... / 3h
Official OpenCL benchmarks suggest the mid-range Ampere GPU will launch any day now

Cyber Monday photo book deal: up to 55% off all photo gifts at the magnificent Mixbook

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Tempting discount on world's best photo service ends soon, so you'll need to hurry to grab this great Cyber Monday photo book deal.

World Of Hyatt’s Incredible Promotion (Register Now)

1KOne Mile at a Time / 3h
World of Hyatt announced that it’s reducing elite requirements for 2021, and also revealed that it’s extending the current “Bonus Journeys” promotion, which initially launched back in October. I wanted to provide an update on all current promotions, to reflect the extension. Hyatt’s “Bonus Journeys” promotion World of Hyatt’s current global promotion is called Bonus Journeys, just like the promot

Group Seeking Equality for Women in Tech Raises $15 Million

200+NYT > Technology / 3h
The nonprofit organization, All Raise, is working on an expansion, as diversity in the tech industry remains elusive.’s initial IPO pricing guidance spotlights the public market’s tech appetite

100+TechCrunch / 3h
On the heels of news that DoorDash is targeting an initial IPO valuation up to $27 billion , also dropped a new S-1 filing detailing a first-draft guess of what the richly valued company might be worth after its debut. posted an initial IPO price range of $31 to $34 per share, with the company anticipating a sale of 15.5 million shares at that price. The enterprise-focused artificial

Twitter’s Audio Spaces test includes transcriptions, speaker controls and reporting features

100+TechCrunch / 3h
Earlier this month, Twitter announced it would soon begin testing its own Clubhouse rival, called Audio Spaces. The new product will allow Twitter users to gather in dedicated spaces for live conversations with another person or with groups of people. While the company showed off a handful of screenshots of the product at the time of the announcement, there were few specifics about how Audio Spac

Facebook to Acquire Start-Up Kustomer as It Faces Antitrust Glare

Facebook Service Kustomer
100+NYT > Technology / 3h
The social network was said to be paying close to $1 billion for the maker of customer relationship management software.

Doom Eternal release date finally confirmed for Nintendo Switch – here's when it lands

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Doom Eternal blasts onto Nintendo Switch on December 8, just in time for a rage-fuelled stocking filler.

Instagram will highlight users who donate to nonprofits on Giving Tuesday

33Engadget / 3h
Instagram is getting into the charitable spirit just ahead of Giving Tuesday . Today and tomorrow, you'll see a Giving Tuesday story at the start of the stories section. Any accounts you follow that use the Donation or I Donated stickers will be included there. The service will highlight creators who are giving back to their communities on its main account and @creators . It will also provide tip

Facebook buys customer service and chatbot startup Kustomer

Facebook Service Kustomer
64Engadget / 3h
Facebook has just completed its latest acquisition, buying up a company called Kustomer . The startup’s software creates a single-screen interface for businesses to manage their online conversations with customers and automate some interactions with the help of chatbots. Facebook didn’t disclose the financial terms of the deal. However, according to The Wall Street Journal , the company was value

Deal alert: Cyber Monday JetBlue discount code saves $100 on flights through summer 2021

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Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter , and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @ tpg_alerts . This is the week to scoop up deals on everything from sweaters to travel. There’s a great limited-time deal from JetBlue for this Cyber Monday. During the “We Just Click” sale, you can get up to $100 off roundtri

Facebook buys Kustomer for $1B to expand into customer service tools

Facebook Service Kustomer
100+TechCrunch / 3h
Today Facebook made one of its biggest plays yet to build out the services it provides to businesses on its platform: It is acquiring Kustomer , a startup founded with the aim of disrupting the customer services industry with a new approach to providing agents with better data and a more unified picture of users by bringing together the many social media and other channels and longer history betw

NordPass is the password manager you can use anywhere

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Most password managers are finicky. They work with some operating systems and phones, but you can't use both your phone and laptop to grab a forgotten password at once. NordPass is different. It's an advanced password manager with a slick interface that you can use on Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, and Android. Plus, you can access your passwords on up to six devices at once while keeping them out of h

Ajit Pai FCC tenure leaves a mixed legacy – but it was mostly bad

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30SlashGear / 3h
This morning Ajit Pai announced he’d be leaving the FCC for good on January 20, 2021. Pai was first appointed as a Commissioner to the FCC in 2012, then made Chairman of the FCC in 2017. Pai made this announcement via the FCC (dot gov) as of November 30, 2020 with the statement title “Chairman Pai Announces his Intent to … Continue reading

Audi is quitting Formula E to build a beastly Dakar Rally EV

Audi Formula E Dakar
SlashGear / 3h
Audi is quitting Formula E and will reveal a new Dakar Rally all-electric race car for the 2022 season, shaking up its motorsport efforts as it aims to prove EVs are the equals of their internal-combustion counterparts. The decision will see the Audi Formula E factory team shut down after the 2021 season – using the new e-tron FE07 only … Continue reading

Cyber Monday gaming deals: Nintendo Switch bundles, console accessories, subscriptions, and more

28Mashable / 3h
BEST CYBER MONDAY GAMING DEALS: Star Wars: Squadrons — $15.99 (save $23 at GameStop) Assassin's Creed Valhalla — $49.99 (save $10 at GameStop) Ghost of Tsushima — $39.99 (save $19.99 at GameStop) Xbox Game Pass 3-Month Membership — $19.99 (save $25 at Target) WD_Black 2TB P10 Game Drive — $64.99 (save $25 at Amazon) Cyber Week has never not been kind to gamers — the sales are always (almost overw

Trust us: if you're after a Cyber Monday PC deal, get one like this

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If you're getting a cheap desktop PC on Cyber Monday, do yourself a favor and get one with an SSD, we beg of you.

Furlough extension delays the inevitable move to Quantum Employment

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Covid-19 has changed the employment landscape forever.

Please, Stop Adding Stories to Every Single App

52Gizmodo / 3h
Et tu , Spotify?

Woot is Selling the Philips Hue White LED Starter Kit for Just $59.99

How-To Geek / 3h
If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on a Philips Hue White LED Smart Button Starter Kit, now is the time, as it’s currently on sale for just $59.99 at Woot. The starter kit normally goes for $99.99, so this sale gives you a whopping 40% off the regular price. Talk about a great deal! Read This Article on Review Geek ›

Put Eggnog in Your Coffee From Now Until the New Year

200+Lifehacker / 3h
This “year” is drawing to a close, and it seems like people are really leaning into Christmas, even more so than usual. (Their halls are already decked!) This, to me, makes sense: The year of our lord 2020 has been more of an “ordeal” than a “year,” and we deserve all the shiny lights, nostalgic music, and delicious… Read more...

These LED holiday lights sync to your music — Future Blink

28Mashable / 3h
BeatSync lights have a built-in mic to analyze audio frequencies so they can pulse to the beat of your music. They're perfect for hosting your own holiday light show at home. Read more... More about Tech , Holidays , Mashable Video , Led , and Led Light

French administration suspects Wish of selling counterfeit products

77TechCrunch / 3h
A French administration in charge of consumer rights and fraud has investigated Wish, the mobile e-commerce platform that recently filed to go public . While the company generated $1.9 billion in revenue in 2019, the French administration believes Wish could be selling products, such as sneakers and perfumes, with images incorrectly showing the logos of famous brands. In addition to those wrongly

Comets Can Carry the Six Most Important Elements for Life on Earth

500+Futurism / 3h
Seeding Life Comets can contain all six of the most important elements for life on Earth, according to new research. For the first time, scientists say they’ve discovered evidence of solid phosphorus on a comet orbiting the Sun. It joins the ranks of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, and sulfur that have been found on them before — lending support to the theory that comets may have transported

Dell's best Black Friday laptop deal is back for Cyber Monday

24Mashable / 3h
Save $230: The Dell Inspiron 15 5000 laptop is on sale for $549.99 for Cyber Monday 2020 as of Nov. 30. Dell is calling all multitaskers with their latest deal. The new Inspiron 15 5000 laptop is built to make going from project to project simple and seamless. The model's 11th Generation Intel® Core™ processor quickly opens applications while the multifunctional USB Type-C™ port display port, dat

Object storage for digital-age challenges

64MIT Technology Review / 4h
When Mastercard wanted to improve the speed and security of credit card transactions, when Baylor College of Medicine was scaling up its human genomic sequencing program, and when toymaker Spin Master was expanding into online video games and television shows, they all turned to object storage technology to facilitate the processing of massive amounts of data. Object storage, with its virtually i

Why Europe's Space Agency Is Spending $103 Million to Remove a Single Piece of Space Junk

34Gizmodo / 4h
The European Space Agency has signed a historic deal with Swiss startup ClearSpace to remove a single item of space debris in 2025. The $103 million price tag is steep, but this mission—involving an orbiting, mouth-like net—could herald the beginning of an entirely new space industry. Read more...

Get the 6-quart Instant Pot Max for 60% off

Mashable / 4h
SAVE $119.96: Grab the 9-in-1 Instant Pot Max at an outrageously good 60% off — only $79.99 — for Cyber Monday. Tons of Instant Pots were on sale for Black Friday, but Cyber Monday might have the best Instant Pot deal of the week: nearly $120 off the six-quart Instant Pot Max. This sleek multicooker is normally priced at $199, but you'll be able to enjoy the Max's 9-in-1 functionality at 60% less

Cyber Monday: Up to $12.7B will be spent online, marking biggest-ever US shopping day

72TechCrunch / 4h
Thanksgiving and Black Friday online shopping this year had big gains on 2019, but both still fell somewhat short of expectations in what is proving to be a good if more muted holiday shopping season without the usual physical crowds to help enforce COVID-19 social distancing and many feeling the economic strain of the health pandemic. Now all eyes are on “Cyber Monday,” which for the last severa

Shangri-La Selling Points With 50% Bonus

46One Mile at a Time / 4h
Shangri-La has just rolled out a promotion on purchased points, which is the second such promotion I ever recall seeing from the program. I find this to be interesting on a couple of levels. Buy Shangri-La points for ~8.67 cents each Between November 30 and December 13, 2020, Shangri-La Golden Circle is offering a 50% bonus on purchased points . Not only that, but the cap on how many points you c

Monday's Best Deals: Lighted Pine Tree, Fortnite Switch, Nixplay Digital Frames, No7 Serum Sale, Anker Charger Gold Box, and More

68Lifehacker / 4h
An Anker charger sale , Nixplay frames , and a Fortnite Switch lead Monday’s best deals. Read more...

Amazing Amex Platinum Offer To Earn 210,000 Bonus Points (Or More)

View from the Wing / 4h
American Express has a huge new offer for The Platinum Card® from American Express. In recent years the main offer has let customers earn 60,000 Membership Rewards points, and there have been targeted offers for more. Now they have a public offer that may net you as much as 210,000 Membership Rewards points more than you’d normally earn for your spend on the card. Continue reading ...

The Asus RT-AX86U Is a Wi-Fi 6 Router That Doesn't Sacrifice Looks for Power

28Gizmodo / 4h
Wi-Fi 6 has accelerated its creep into mainstream wireless networking, urged along by the similarly accelerating spread of gigabit internet. Until the last few months or so, purchasing a Wi-Fi 6 device has largely been a decision more about future-proofing and less about immediate gain. That’s quickly changing,… Read more...

Monday's Best Deals: Lighted Pine Tree, Fortnite Switch, Nixplay Digital Frames, No7 Serum Sale, Anker Charger Gold Box, and More

68Gizmodo / 4h
An Anker charger sale , Nixplay frames , and a Fortnite Switch lead Monday’s best deals. Read more...

Salut raises $1.25M for its virtual fitness service

100+TechCrunch / 4h
This morning Salut , an app-based service that allows fitness trainers to host classes virtually, announced that it has raised $1.25 million in a new financing event. The round was led by Charles Hudson , an investor at Precursor Ventures . Founder Matthew DiPietro , formerly of Twitch, told TechCrunch that Salut soft-launched in mid-September, with a wider release coming today. DiPietro thought

Crank Up Your Mac’s Productivity With This Cyber Monday Bundle

Futurism / 4h
Last year’s Cyber Monday Mac bundle had over 100 five-star reviews, and it’s back this year with twelve new apps, two-lifetime subscriptions for services you normally have to pay for month by month, and a little something for everyone from coders to gamers to designers to casual Mac users. The collection was already on sale for $69.99, or less than the cost of Parallels Pro, but with the coupon c

Poopy salad greens still plague public health

100+Ars Technica / 4h
Enlarge (credit: Getty | The Washington Post ) With pandemic stress-eating colliding with holiday feasts last week, many of us may be eyeing some healthy salads in the coming days. But if there’s one constant we can rely upon in this year of upheaval—it’s the enduring possibility that our leafy greens may be laced with poopy bacteria. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention currently has t

OnePlus 9 range could include a third model, dubbed the OnePlus 9E

OnePlus 9 Pro Nord
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A leaker claims that we'll get a OnePlus 9E alongside the OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro.

These are the absolute best Cyber Monday deals to shop this year

36Mashable / 4h
Cyber Week is almost over, but we still have Cyber Monday deals to shop — and there are plenty of good ones worth your attention. While some of the best deals did sell out on Black Friday, Cyber Monday still has so much to offer. We saw deals just kind of roll over all weekend, but most will probably actually end after Cyber Monday, so this could be your last chance to take advantage of holiday s

The Walking Dead's Zombie Apocalypse Origin May Never Be Revealed

100+Gizmodo / 4h
For folks living in the world of AMC’s The Walking Dead , only three things matter: How do I survive, how can we fix this...and why is this happening ? The last question might seem like the easiest one to answer, but it’s something TWD’s chief content officer Scott Gimple says we may never know. Read more...

The Windows Subsystem for Linux might soon include Android support, too

56Ars Technica / 4h
Enlarge / Microsoft's "Your Phone" app can display Android apps via remote desktop, but soon we might have native Android apps. If the release of the Surface Duo wasn't enough of a sign that Microsoft is cozying up to Android more, how about this? A report from Windows Central claims that Microsoft is working on building Android app support into Windows 10. The effort is codenamed "Project Latte,

Vodafone's fibre broadband deals are the winner of Cyber Monday with top value

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Vodafone's fibre broadband deals are packed with value - big vouchers, low costs and mega speeds.

Curio Wellness launches $30M fund to help women and minorities own a cannabis dispensary

100+TechCrunch / 4h
“We think of diversity as a keystone issue for the cannabis industry,” said Curio WMBE Fund managing director Jerel Registre in a conversation with TechCrunch. Registre’s conviction around this program is obvious as he explains the problem the fund is addressing. The new fund, started by the Maryland-based medical cannabis company Curio Wellness , aims to help underserved entrepreneurs entering t

Italy fines Apple €10m over iPhone water-resistance claims

Italy Apple iPhone
400+BBC News - Technology / 4h
Italy's competition authority has fined Apple €10m for misleading claims about the iPhone.

Hurricane Season From Hell Ends—With the Potential for Another Storm

40Gizmodo / 4h
Atlantic hurricane season began early, ran wild all year, and is now, officially, at an end. Just don’t tell that to the actual Atlantic, which may well churn out another cyclone. Read more...

This Christmas, harvest files from your old phone

SlashGear / 4h
If you’re like me, you have more than a couple old phones in a drawer that you just can’t throw away. If you’re like me, you tend to forget that those devices are packed with files that could be valuable to you if only they were organized and made available to you here today. If you’re looking for something constructive … Continue reading

Slack takeover could be confirmed tomorrow

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Reports suggest that Salesforce's purchase of workplace collaboration tool Slack could take place as soon as tomorrow.

What Do You Tell Your Kids About Santa?

100+Lifehacker / 4h
I can remember, as a small child, thinking it odd that I bought Christmas gifts for my parents from my school’s mini holiday shop, and yet they didn’t buy me any gifts. Sure, Santa brought me plenty, it’s not like I didn’t have a slew of stuff to open, but still...shouldn’t a parent buy their kid a present on the… Read more...

The best laptop deals we found for Cyber Monday

34Engadget / 4h
A lot of decision making goes into picking a new laptop. But Cyber Monday, like Black Friday before it, can help you decide by making the cost of a new notebook a bit easier to stomach. We saw a handful of good deals on laptops for Black Friday, but new sales have popped up for Cyber Monday. As usual, we recommend checking out places like Amazon and Best Buy if you’re willing to buy a pre-fab not

I was offered top-tier airline elite status for $499 — here’s why

The Points Guy / 4h
I have no problem flying low-cost airlines such as Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines if the price is right and they can get me where I want to go. Usually, the issue with flying an airline that charges extra for everything is that the fees can add up quickly. It can still be less expensive than booking a seat with a full-service carrier but not by as much as you’d think based on the base fare

Remember That Hydrogen-Powered Cybertruck Killer? It’s Officially Dead

General Motors GM Nikola
400+Futurism / 4h
RIP Badger Tesla competitor Nikola Motors has officially conceded that its high-profile deal with General Motors to produce a hydrogen-electric pickup called the Badger won’t be going through as planned. GM will also not take a stake in Nikola, which was part of of the original partnership plans. It’s the latest installment in a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year for the zero emissions ve

Review: Sketchboard Pro for iPad

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Image Credits: Sketchboard Pro Sketchboard Pro

2-year-old CRED valued at $800 million after $80 million funding round

40TechCrunch / 4h
CRED, a two-year-old startup that is helping credit card users in India improve their financial behaviour , has raised $80 million in a new financing round, a source familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. The new financing round, a Series C for CRED , was led by existing investor DST Global. Much of the round — in fact, if not all — has been financed by existing investors, including Sequoia Ca

DOOM Eternal finally has a Nintendo Switch release date

Doom Eternal Switch
SlashGear / 4h
DOOM Eternal launched for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC way back in March, and this entire time, Switch owners have been waiting to hear news of when the game would be landing on their console of choice. After a long wait, we’re finally closing in on the big day, as Bethesda has officially confirmed when DOOM Eternal will be … Continue reading

Samsung's unannounced 'Galaxy Buds Pro' surface at the FCC

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro
42Engadget / 4h
Samsung isn’t waiting long to update the Galaxy Buds lineup , and its next model might focus on one rather important upgrade. 9to5Google reports that MySmartPrice has uncovered a certification revealing an upcoming “Galaxy Buds Pro,” with a new FCC filing for the same model number supporting those claims. Neither entry says much by itself beyond hints of a Galaxy Buds Live -style square battery c

How to Pay for Gas Without Leaving Your Car

100+How-To Geek / 4h
The old days of sliding a credit card into a gas pump are slowly going away. While that’s still an option, many places support tap-to-pay with phones. However, there’s an even newer feature that lets you pay from your car. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

End Your Throttling Woes With the Official Raspberry Pi 4 Case Fan (It's Only $5)

32How-To Geek / 4h
Forget about throttling. The official Raspberry Pi 4 fan case lets you push your single-board computer to its limits without overheating. At just $5, the Raspberry Pi Foundation’s Pi 4 case fan fits in the official Pi 4 case and comes with a small heat sync. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

Google Fit's Latest Update Removed Weight Training Rep Tracking from Wear OS

How-To Geek / 4h
Just a couple of weeks ago, Google Fit unveiled an update that made it easier to view your wellness data on your Wear OS devices. But along with those improvements came an unwelcome surprise. Google Fit removed its advanced weight training workout features. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

This Apple AirPods Cyber Monday deal sees the wireless earbuds hit lowest price ever

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Cyber Monday AirPods deals are live, and we've spotted the AirPods with charging case on sale at their lowest price ever at Amazon.

The 32 best Cyber Monday deals under $50: save on PS Plus, Echo devices, headphones and more

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Cyber Monday deals are here, but there are still some hefty price tags flying around. You don't have to break the bank to take part in the sales, as these sub-$50 offers prove.

Microsoft files patent to record and score meetings on body language

400+BBC News - Technology / 4h
Facial expressions and how long staff speak for would contribute to a score given to a meeting.

DeepMind AI makes a science-shaking protein breakthrough

DeepMind AI AlphaFold
100+SlashGear / 4h
Alphabet’s DeepMind has used its AI system to figure out a five decade old mystery in biology, the company has announced today, using AlphaFold to help understand protein behaviors. The company came to notoriety for its neural network developments, which demonstrated their human-besting capabilities in playing chess, go, and shogi. Google acquired DeepMind in 2014 – not without a little … Continu

Dozens of tech companies sign ‘Tech for Good Call’ following French initiative

88TechCrunch / 5h
A couple of years ago, French President Emmanuel Macron initiated the Tech for Good Summit by inviting 50 tech CEOs to discuss the challenges in the tech industry and make some announcements. Usually, tech CEOs meet ahead of Viva Technology , a tech event in Paris. This year, Viva Technology had to be canceled, which means that tech CEOs couldn’t get together, take a group photo and say that they

Keep Your Gadgets Going With up to 43% off Anker Gear at Amazon Today

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43% off Select Anker Gear | Amazon

An extended Blade Runner interview with Westwood co-founder Louis Castle

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Edited by Jeremy Smolik. Click here for transcript . As 2020 draws to a close, we've still got a couple of extended-edition "War Stories" videos to release, and this one's been a while coming. We had a great time last year talking to Westwood's Louis Castle—so much so that we actually got two videos out of him instead of one. In addition to discussing the 1997 adventure game genre swan song Blade

Cyber Monday brings a £220 price drop on this Pixel 4 deal - the cheapest price around

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If ever there was ever a good time to snap up a flagship handset, Cyber Monday is rife for the picking with this great Google Pixel 4a deal.

Show off Your Pet in Slideshow Style With the Nixplay 10.1" Smart Picture Frame, Now 36% Off

20Lifehacker / 5h
Nixplay Digital Picture Frame 10.1“ | $115 | Amazon Read more...

10 Cyber Monday deals you need to know about

24Engadget / 5h
Cyber Monday, the closing bookend to November's holiday shopping season, can be a bit overwhelming. So, we're here to help you cut through the noise and save big on time and money with this quick roundup of products. Here are 10 fantastic Cyber Monday deals you need to know about this year. 1. TRNDlabs Spectre Drone StackCommerce MSRP: $149 | Discount: 66% | Sale price: $50 Spectre is TRNDlabs' m

These Cyber Monday iPhone 12 deals are the best you'll see today

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If you want the best iPhone 12 deal then you're in the right place. You won't find better Cyber Monday iPhone 12 deals than these.

World Of Hyatt Reduces 2021 Elite Requirements

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World of Hyatt has just announced some positive program updates for 2021, including reducing elite requirements by up to 50%, and potentially even more. With the right strategy you’ll be able to earn Globalist status with just 10-15 actual hotel nights. Let’s take a look at the details. World of Hyatt makes 2021 status easier to earn In 2020 World of Hyatt extended elite status by a year , and in

Pharma Exec Cried When He Saw COVID-19 Vaccine Results

Moderna FDA Vaccine
2KFuturism / 5h
On Monday, the pharmaceutical company Moderna plans to ask the FDA to review new data from its experimental coronavirus vaccine clinical trials. The new data suggests that the vaccine is 100 percent effective at preventing severe cases of COVID-19 and 94.1 percent effective at preventing the disease in general — results so promising that Moderna Chief Medical Officer Dr. Tal Zaks told CNN he was

Hyatt makes it easier to earn elite status in 2021 and extends lucrative promotions

The Points Guy / 5h
Nearly every major airline and hotel announced elite status extensions earlier this year. Now, travel companies are starting to take things a step further by also reducing qualification requirements for 2021 status. World of Hyatt has just announced that it is joining in on adjusting 2021 elite-status requirements . Further, it is extending its lucrative promotions that allow you to earn points a

Hyatt Cuts Elite Qualification Requirements In Half, Globalist In Just 30 Nights (Credit Card Nights Count)

View from the Wing / 5h
Hyatt is cutting in half the number of nights required to earn elite status in 2021, and extending several promotions into early 2021. You can earn status easily just with a Hyatt co-brand credit card too. Continue reading ...

Nintendo just dropped a new 'Fortnite' Switch bundle for Cyber Monday

Mashable / 5h
If you missed out on the wildly popular Mario Kart 8 Nintendo Switch bundle on Black Friday (which was very easy to do), you're in luck: Nintendo has surprised us with a second holiday system bundle for Cyber Monday. Announced on Twitter late Sunday night, the limited-edition Fortnite Wildcat Bundle includes yellow and blue Joy-Cons, a "uniquely designed" Switch system with a pre-installed copy o

GM has ditched plans to build Nikola's hybrid fuel-cell pickup

General Motors GM Nikola
60Engadget / 5h
General Motors has ditched plans to build Nikola's electric/fuel-cell hybrid pickup and it will no longer take a stake in the company. Nikola has announced a revamped, non-binding agreement that should see it use GM's Hydrotec fuel-cell system in its commercial semi trucks. The two sides are in talks over whether to employ GM's Ultimum battery system in Nikola’s medium- and long-haul trucks. The

AWS explains embarrassing reason behind last week's major cloud outage

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AWS reveals that attempt to add server capacity caused US-EAST-1 region to experience a period of unexpected downtime.

Huawei outwits Google and Apple in South Africa once again

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Apple and Google have fallen behind Huawei in the race to capture some epic market share in SA

How Much Money Can You Make on TikTok?

74Gizmodo / 5h
Can you make a living off of TikTok? Yes, but it ain’t easy—the viral video platform offers limited ad revenue to its creators, so you’ll need to rely on sponsored posts, merchandise, and thousands of followers before you can quit your day job. Read more...

Europe Is Launching a Giant Claw to Grab Space Junk

4KFuturism / 5h
Space Claw The European Space Agency is planning to launch a massive claw designed to pluck large pieces of space junk out of the sky and steer them towards the Earth’s atmosphere to be burned up. The agency recently signed a $103 million contract with a Swiss start-up called ClearSpace SA to launch the first version of the system, which is intended to remove a piece of space debris from orbit in

London A.I. Lab Claims Breakthrough That Could Accelerate Drug Discovery

DeepMind AI AlphaFold
3KNYT > Technology / 5h
Researchers at DeepMind say they have solved “the protein folding problem,” a task that has bedeviled scientists for more than 50 years.

The road to smart city infrastructure starts with research

100+TechCrunch / 5h
Dominik Schiener Contributor Dominik Schiener is co-Founder and Chairman of the IOTA Foundation . He has been in the blockchain space since 2011, with several startups in Switzerland, UK and Germany. His primary focus is how to improve physical infrastructure with digital infrastructure such as DLT and AI. Mathew Yarger Contributor Mathew is Head of Mobility and Automotive at the IOTA Foundation

DeepMind’s protein-folding AI has solved a 50-year-old grand challenge of biology

DeepMind AI AlphaFold
1KMIT Technology Review / 5h
For years DeepMind has notched up a streak of wins, showcasing AIs that have learned to play a variety of complex games with superhuman skill, from Go and StarCraft to Atari’s entire back catalogue. But Demis Hassabis, DeepMind’s public face and co-founder, has always stressed that these successes were just stepping stones towards a larger goal: AI that actually helps us understand the world. Tod

Nikola stock plunges as company cancels Badger pickup truck

General Motors GM Nikola
400+Ars Technica / 5h
Enlarge / The front half of the Nikola Badger. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Nikola Motor Corporation ) Things keep going downhill for aspiring hydrogen truck-maker Nikola. Nikola's stock plunged on Monday morning as the company announced that a previously announced deal with General Motors was not going to close. Instead, the two companies signed a "non-binding memorandum of understanding" related to

'Doom Eternal' hits the Nintendo Switch on December 8th

Doom Eternal Switch
48Engadget / 5h
We weren’t necessarily expecting 2016’s beloved first-person shooter Doom to show up on the Nintendo Switch, but turns out id Software and Panic Button knew what they were doing. The whole experience worked well , no mean feat given that Doom was designed with the PS4 and Xbox One in mind. And now, we have good news for Switch fans who have been waiting to give Doom Eternal a shot: Nintendo annou

Xiaomi overtook Apple in smartphone sales last quarter

100+Engadget / 5h
The smartphone world is bouncing back from the early days of the pandemic, and there’s been a changing of the guard as a result. Gartner estimates that Xiaomi overtook Apple in phone sales during the third quarter of 2020, climbing from 32.9 million handsets a year earlier (8.5 percent of the market) to 44.4 million (12.1 percent) this summer. Apple gained share, too, but its 40.6 million iPhone

How Much Money Can You Make on TikTok?

74Lifehacker / 5h
Can you make a living off of TikTok? Yes, but it ain’t easy—the viral video platform offers limited ad revenue to its creators, so you’ll need to rely on sponsored posts, merchandise, and thousands of followers before you can quit your day job. Read more...

How to get to Los Cabos on points and miles

The Points Guy / 5h
Lately, it seems like everyone’s going to Mexico. Sure, it’s one of the few destinations completely open to American travelers. But travelers are also drawn to the country because of cheap (and short) flights and affordable hotels. While it seems like everybody’s been flocking to Tulum, Cancun or Mexico City in recent months, there’s another option with just as much promise: Los Cabos. Here’s wha

How to Use the vCard Feature in Outlook

28How-To Geek / 5h
A vCard is a virtual business card that you can attach to emails in Outlook (or elsewhere) and send digitally. Here’s how to create a vCard, send one, or import one in both Outlook and Gmail. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Using AngleSharp in PowerShell 7 to Parse Webpages

How-To Geek / 5h
AngleSharp is a .NET library that makes parsing and working with HTML content quick and easy. As AngleSharp is written in .NET, you can use and consume the output in PowerShell as well. Combining these two allows you to quickly and easily script HTML content. In this article, we will explore how to set up AngleSharp and consume a weather page, and convert the data into a PowerShell object. Read T

The cheapest Windows 10 Pro PC this Cyber Monday is shockingly small

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How about a PC that's half the size of an iPhone?

This Cyber Monday laptop deal gives the Razer Blade a reasonable price for once

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The Razer Blade 15 is sleek gaming laptop at the top of its game, and this Cyber Monday laptop deal makes it even better.

Alphabet’s DeepMind achieves historic new milestone in AI-based protein structure prediction

DeepMind AI AlphaFold
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DeepMind, the AI technology company that’s part of Google parent Alphabet, has achieved a significant breakthrough in AI-based protein structure prediction. The company announced today that its AlphaFold system has officially solved a protein folding grand challenge that has flummoxed the scientific community for 50 years. The advance in DeepMind’s AlphaFold capabilities could lead to a significa

As Slack acquisition rumors swirl, a look at Salesforce’s six biggest deals

80TechCrunch / 5h
The rumors ignited last Thursday that Salesforce had interest in Slack . This morning, CNBC is reporting the deal is all but done and will be announced tomorrow. Chances are this is going to a big number, but this won’t be Salesforce’s first big acquisition. We thought it would be useful in light of these rumors to look back at the company’s biggest deals. Salesforce has already surpassed $20 bil

Bitcoin Climbs to Record High

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The crazy cousin of traditional currencies, which fell below $4,000 in March, passed $19,783. More investors now are buying it for the long term.

Knock off over £50 on the Ring Door View Cam in this Currys Cyber Monday deal

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Up your security - keep an eye on this Ring Door View Cyber Monday deal from Currys PC World.

Office 365 phishing scam uses legitimate Oracle and AWS services

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Office 365 phishing attack uses high-profile legitimate services, including cloud offerings from Oracle and Amazon.

How CIOs can pave the way to success in 2021

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The world of work changed forever in 2020 - here's how businesses can move forward.

This 82-inch Samsung 4K UHD smart TV is $400 off for Cyber Monday

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Save $398: The Samsung Flat 82-Inch 4K 8 Series UHD Smart TV is on sale on Amazon for $1,099.99 for Cyber Monday as of Nov. 30. This weekend has probably been a blur for everyone. We've all already entered our credit card information a few more times than we'd like to admit, but it's not over yet. If you're still on the hunt for the perfect (and giant) TV, we have a great deal for you. We've most

The best Garmin Cyber Monday deals: grab a powerful sports watch for less

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The best Garmin deals throughout the weekend through to Cyber Monday, whatever your sport.

Marriott Drops Award Prices To Off Peak At 90% Of Hotels For Stays Through February 28

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Marriott is offering about 90% of their 7500 hotels at off peak redemption prices for bookings made by December 14 and stays through February 28, 2021. A Marriott spokesperson says "Of the 90% of properties offering solely off-peak rates, about two—thirds of those properties had previously been offering a mix of rates during the promotional stay period." And that just shows that Bonvoy has been g

OnePlus 9E tipped as a mysterious flagship newcomer

SlashGear / 6h
We’ve heard a few whispers about the incoming OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro thus far, but they might not be the only flagship devices on the way from OnePlus. As it turns out, OnePlus might be planning a third phone for the OnePlus 9 series. This third phone is reportedly called the OnePlus 9E, but we don’t know where … Continue reading

Cyber Monday brings steep discounts on SSDs and microSD cards

63Engadget / 6h
Black Friday has come and gone but Cyber Monday has brought some new deals on storage gadgets that are worth considering if you need more digital space. These devices also make good gifts if you’re still struggling to find something for a friend or family member who’s hard to shop for. Sure, most people may not put a portable SSD on the top of their wish list, but nevertheless, they’re handy devi

Materialize scores $40 million investment for SQL streaming database

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Materialize , the SQL streaming database startup built on top of the open-source Timely Dataflow project, announced a $32 million Series B investment led by Kleiner Perkins, with participation from Lightspeed Ventures. While it was at it, the company also announced a previously unannounced $8 million Series A from last year, led by Lightspeed, bringing the total raised to $40 million. These firms

Equity Monday: HungryPanda raises $70M, trade tensions and cross-border VC

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Hello and welcome back to Equity , TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This is Equity Monday, our weekly kickoff that tracks the latest big news, chats about the coming week, digs into some recent funding rounds and mulls over a larger theme or narrative from the private markets. You can follow the show on Twitter here and myself here — a

Nikola Badger EV pickup axed as GM deal trimmed to hydrogen semi-truck tech

General Motors GM Nikola
SlashGear / 6h
Nikola Motors has pulled the plug on the Badger pickup, ending development of the hydrogen-electric truck and promising to refund all customer deposits. The startup had hoped to take on Tesla and the Cybertruck with its electrified pickup, but widespread controversy and a revamped deal between Nikola and General Motors has killed the idea off. The Badger was to be … Continue reading

First Images From Ryan Reynolds' Sci-Fi Project Reveal Time Travel Escapades

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Two folks from Marvel’s Thor universe hang out...what could it all mean?? The Walking Dead : World Beyond’s showrunner gives some big season two hints. Plus Sonic the Hedgehog 2 may start running pretty soon, Lucifer is about to have his hands full, and more. Spoilers away! Read more...

DOJ is reportedly preparing antitrust lawsuits against Facebook and Google

500+Engadget / 6h
It’s only been a few months since the US Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google, but it sounds legal battles are on the horizon. According to The Wall Street Journal , both federal and state antitrust authorities will be filing new lawsuits against Google and Facebook. This would mark the first time that Facebook has been sued by the government on antitrust grounds. Googl

Cyber Monday headphones deals: get these Sony headphones before they sell out

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Cyber Monday headphone deals are here, which means you can save on the Sony WH-1000XM4 and more.

Cyber Monday is the perfect time to snap up a Disney Plus gift deal for the holidays

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Save $14/£12 if you buy a whole year in advance now - snapping up a Disney Plus deal could make the holidays more bearable.

Cyber Monday deal: save $1,250 on this RTX 2080 Alienware M15 R2 gaming laptop

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Save $1,250 on this high powered gaming beast in what might be the best laptop deal of Cyber Monday 2020.

DoorDash aims to add $11 billion to its valuation during public offering

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This morning, DoorDash filed a new S-1 document , this time updating the market about the price it expects to command during its public offering. The food-delivery giant gave a range of $75 to $85 per share, which would revalue the company sharply higher than its final private price , set during a June Series H that valued DoorDash at $16 billion. The company intends to sell 33 million shares, ra

China’s Chang’e 5 spacecraft enters lunar orbit

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The post appeared first on Popular Mechanics .

The best ever unlimited data SIM only deal is still available - £16/pm from Three

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There have been lots of great Cyber Monday SIM only deals, but this unlimited data plan from Three is the best.

Windows 10’s next big update is reportedly in testing – but don’t expect it any time soon

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Rumor claims that H2 update will be the big one, whereas the upgrade arriving in H1 will be the minor affair.

Cyber Monday Fitbit deals: today's hottest fitness tracker and smartwatch sales

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It's the best time of year to buy a Fitbit, with Cyber Monday deals on the full range of smartwatches and fitness trackers.

Everything Coming to Netflix the Week of Nov. 30, 2020

24How-To Geek / 6h
Netflix binge-watchers, this is your week. It’s a new month in streaming land, and Netflix is dropping so much content that your queue will barely be able to handle it. From classic, iconic films to Christmas specials, there is truly something for everyone coming during this drop. If you want to go ahead and make watch plans, here’s everything coming to Netflix the week of Nov. 30, 2020. Read Thi

Lamborghini and Ducati team up to create the ‘Diavel 1260 Lamborghini’

Popular Mechanics / 6h
The post appeared first on Popular Mechanics .

Moderna to Ask FDA for Emergency Authorization of Covid-19 Vaccine on Monday

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Biotech company Moderna will ask for an emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration for its covid-19 vaccine on Monday, according to a new press release posted to the firm’s website . Moderna also released new information indicating its messenger RNA-based vaccine has a 94.1% efficacy rate in a… Read more...

This surprising iPad Air 4 deal is the best price you'll find on Cyber Monday

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This iPad Air 4 may be the best Cyber Monday Apple tablet deal, and it's a product that is only a couple of months old.

Zyxel UTM and VPN series of gateways impacted by vulnerability

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Zyxel confirms buffer overflow vulnerability affects a number of its products supporting Facebook Wi-Fi feature.

Cyber Monday Apple Pencil deals: take control with a new stylus for your iPad

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Cyber Monday is the perfect time to pick up an Apple Pencil or third-party stylus.

Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine applies for FDA authorization – What that means

Moderna FDA Vaccine
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Pharmaceutical company Moderna will request Emergency Use Authorization from the US FDA for its COVID-19 vaccine today, the next big hurdle in getting doses of the drug out of trials and into public use. Moderna announced primary results from its Phase 3 study of mRNA-1273 – which it developed as a potential vaccine candidate for the coronavirus – earlier in … Continue reading

Nikola shares drop as GM pulls plug on investment deal

General Motors GM Nikola
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GM is backing away from an agreement to take a stake in electric automaker Nikola Corp, marking the collapse of a deal that has been problematic since it was announced just two months ago. Nikola shares were down 24.75% as of 11:12 am ET Monday morning. GM has instead signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding to supply Nikola with its Hydrotec fuel cell system. This supplier agreement repl

How to Change the Safari Background Image on Mac

20How-To Geek / 6h
You might have spent years looking at the same bland gray background in Safari’s start page on Mac, but it doesn’t have to be that way. You can spice things up by adding a custom background. Here’s how! Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Italy fines Apple R180 million for misleading iPhone water resistance claims

Italy Apple iPhone
Popular Mechanics / 6h
The post appeared first on Popular Mechanics .

Everything you need to know about Holland America’s Mariner Society loyalty program

The Points Guy / 6h
Holland America has one of the most intriguing loyalty programs, as it lets you build up status not just by spending days at sea on its ships but also by spending money on board the vessels. This means that, if you’re a big onboard spender, you can reach high-level tiers of the program — called the Mariner Society — super fast. For more cruise news, reviews and tips, sign up for TPG’s new cruise

Put a cinema-sized TV in your home for $599 with this Cyber Monday deal bargain

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75-inches of cinematic goodness for far cheaper than usual.

Will SA ever get Google and Apple Pay?

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There are a number of ways to pay for things without needing a card or cash - Google and Apple pay seem to be the easiest.

Two classic RPGs are being ported to a 1980s Sharp PC

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It’s not unheard of for game developers to support titles many years after launch , but Nihon Falcom is taking that to new extremes. As Kotaku reported , the company has announced plans to port the original versions of Ys I and Ys II to the Sharp X68000, a Japan-only PC first released in 1987 — and yes, they’ll come on 3.5-inch floppy disks. ITMedia added that you’ll see smoother in-game scrollin

Raspberry Pi Foundation releases case fan to prevent overheating

100+TechCrunch / 6h
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released a new product today. It’s a tiny $5 fan combined with a small heatsink for the Raspberry Pi 4. It works with the official case, below the top cover. That accessory should prevent the Raspberry Pi from overheating. If you’re not familiar with the Raspberry Pi, it’s a cheap, single-board computer with a lot of connectors that is the size of a deck of cards.

China likely to attempt its Chang’e 5 Moon landing on Tuesday

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Enlarge / Technicians celebrate the successful launch of the Chang'e-5 spacecraft at the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China. (credit: Jin Liwang/Xinhua via Getty Images) China's ambitious space program does not often publish detailed plans of its activities in advance—perhaps this is because it makes it easier for the government to explain away any failures. But thanks to social media

Earn 90x Amex Points Per Dollar With LifeLock

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Update : When I first wrote about this offer a few days ago you could earn 100x points. That was quickly reduced to 90x points and then a few hours later to 30x points. Now it’s back up to 90x points. This could be an excellent opportunity to acquire Amex points for under a cent each, or possibly even a bit less. Personally I doubt we’ll see an offer for 100x points again anytime soon. The below

G.M. Scales Down Nikola Deal

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A new agreement, supplying hydrogen fuel cell technology from General Motors, is less sweeping than the strategic partnership outlined in September.

This $1,155 Dell workstation laptop has the world's fastest mobile CPU

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For creative professionals and gamers alike.

Three starts next phase of 5G rollout

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Three 5G expands as Ericsson equipment enters network.

Smart bench charges your phone and e-bike while measuring air quality

300+Mashable / 7h
Benches are something you'll find in the public spaces of every city. But apart from allowing you to rest, they don't really serve any other purpose. This is changing. Croatian startup Include has launched a new version of its Steora smart bench — three new versions, in fact — adding tons of additional functionality to the good old regular bench. Unlike the original Steora bench, which was modern

Erica Synths SYNTRX review: A classic reimagined

53Engadget / 7h
Sometimes I hate having to score reviews. A number can’t always capture the nuances of a reviewer’s opinion, or make clear who might want to buy something and why. Often practical considerations drag down a device’s score, regardless of an individual writer’s opinion. I’m explaining this because, well, Erica Synths ’ SYNTRX is an incredibly impractical device. It’s an extremely niche analog synth

A Mission to Make Virtual Parties Actually Fun

200+Wired / 7h
Let's be honest, Zoom birthdays and happy hours are bad. But an emerging type of platform known as “proximity chat” could offer a better option.

Holiday 2020: 11 Gifts That Enhance the Wine Drinking Experience

21How-To Geek / 7h
When buying a gift for someone who loves wine, opt for something more unique than just a bottle. These gifts will enhance the wine drinking experience—and they’re fun. Read This Article on LifeSavvy ›

How to Bulk Rename Files to Numeric File Names in Linux

How-To Geek / 7h
Want to rename a whole set of files to a numeric sequence (1.pdf, 2.pdf, 3.pdf, …) in Linux? This can be done with some light scripting and this article will show you how to do exactly that. Read This Article on CloudSavvy IT ›

How to Clear Edge Browsing Data With a Keyboard Shortcut

24How-To Geek / 7h
If you use Microsoft Edge and want to erase your browsing history, you normally have to dig through menus to do it. But guess what? You can also clear your Edge browser history using a keyboard shortcut, and it’s a fast way to do it. Here’s how. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Jabra Elite 85t Review: Simply the Best

How-To Geek / 7h
When it comes to high-end true wireless earbuds, there are Apple AirPods Pro and then there’s everyone else. That’s how it has been—at least in my mind—for the last 12 months. The Jabra Elite/Active 75t have been the closest competitor, so I’ve been looking forward to the incoming 85t since Jabra first announced them. They’re the first set of true wireless earbuds that not only compete with AirPo

Now Is the Perfect Time to Revamp Your Digital Filing System

52Gizmodo / 7h
Look, 2020 was supposed to be my year. I set out with what I thought were pretty reasonable New Year’s resolutions—one of which was to spend less time on my screens. And then the pandemic hit. During the endless hours that ensued, I noticed something: My digital filing system was a goddamn mess. Read more...

Credit card winners in the 2020 TPG Awards Readers’ Choice categories

The Points Guy / 7h
Today marks the start of Credit Cards Week at the 2020 TPG Awards , and there’s a lot to look forward to across our site and various social platforms. Right now, however, it’s time to hand out our four Readers’ Choice honors for the year. After tens of thousands of TPG readers completed ballots, the results are in. Read on to see if your favorite card(s) took home an award. In This Post Best Prem

These are the best cheap Cyber Monday laptop deals for less than $500

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Cyber Monday is the best time to get a superb laptop for less. These are the best deals we've found for under $500.

These breathtaking Cyber Monday Cyberpunk 2077 deals feel like a hack

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You can pre-order Cyberpunk 2077 for less with thes super Cyber Monday deals from Amazon, Currys and

Marriott Bonvoy Award Sale: Book At Off-Peak Prices

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Marriott Bonvoy has just launched a promotion that could save you points on your next award stay over the coming months. Book most Bonvoy hotels at off-peak pricing First for some context, Marriott Bonvoy has three tiers of award pricing at hotels — off-peak, standard, and peak. As a reminder, here’s what that pricing looks like by category: With this newly launched promotion , Marriott is offeri

Researchers create a cancer-fighting “stealth bomber”

30SlashGear / 7h
Researchers have created something described as a cancer-fighting “stealth bomber” able to slip through the body’s defenses unseen to fight cancer. For decades, scientists have been testing oncolytic viruses that preferentially kill cancer cells. The FDA approved an oncolytic virus to fight melanoma in 2015. The challenge for such treatments has always been the body’s immune system, which can qui

EU lawmakers to push audio-visual sector on geoblocking

80TechCrunch / 7h
European Union lawmakers are considering whether current rules aimed at limiting the practice of geoblocking across the bloc should be extended to cover access to streaming audio-visual content. Access to services like Netflix tends to be gated to individual EU Member States, meaning Europeans can be barred from accessing libraries of content offered elsewhere in the region. So if you’re trying t

No Socket, No Problem: This 10,000mAh Anker Power Bank Is Just $15

Gizmodo / 7h
Anker PowerCore Slim 10000 | $15 | Amazon

Um, this adorable Baby Yoda plush is actually in stock and on sale for Cyber Monday

83Mashable / 7h
SAVE $3: Celebrate The Mandalorian 's second season with this extremely cute Baby Yoda pillow buddy — it's $3 off at Walmart during Cyber Monday, and is the perfect holiday gift for your resident Star Wars fan. We've found it — the deal that makes every other Cyber Monday offer pale in comparison. Right as The Mandalorian 's second season is ramping up the excitement for Star Wars fans everywhere

Apple's MacBook Air M1 drops to $899 for Cyber Monday

100+Engadget / 7h
If the early praise for Apple’s M1-powered MacBooks got you excited at the prospect of upgrading, Cyber Monday has brought a good opportunity to do so. B&H Photo is running a one-day deal on the MacBook Air M1 , bringing the base model down to $899. That’s $100 off its normal price and the lowest we’ve seen it since the laptop debuted a few weeks ago. Buy MacBook Air M1 at B&H Photo - $899 The sp

Covid vaccine maker AstraZeneca targeted by North Korean hackers

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AstraZeneca staff reportedly sent fake job offers containing malware as part of attempted North Korean hack.

Maximize your Cyber Monday shopping with these credit cards

The Points Guy / 7h
Welcome to Credit Cards week for the 2020 TPG Awards ! I don’t know about you, but I am celebrating the start of this week on my couch surfing for Cyber Monday deals on all of the holiday gifts I’ve had on my list. I decided to skip out on in-person shopping this year to limit risk during the ongoing pandemic, but luckily, there are just as many online deals to take advantage of this holiday shop

Scottish homes will use 100-percent green hydrogen in world first

500+Engadget / 7h
Scotland is set to start the world’s first trials of green hydrogen to replace natural gas for cooking and heating in 300 homes, the UK’s energy regulator Ofgem announced . Scotland’s gas company SGN will fit houses in Fife with free hydrogen heating systems and stoves/ovens to be used over four years. The aim is to see if carbon-free hydrogen, made from water and electricity via electrolysis, ca

ServiceNow is acquiring Element AI, the Canadian startup building AI services for enterprises

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ServiceNow , the cloud-based IT services company, is making a significant acquisition today to fill out its longer-term strategy to be a big player in the worlds of automation and artificial intelligence for enterprises. It is acquiring Element AI , a startup out of Canada. Founded by AI pioneers and backed by some of the world’s biggest AI companies — it raised hundreds of millions of dollars fr

The mysterious Utah Monolith is missing

Popular Mechanics / 7h
The post appeared first on Popular Mechanics .

These Cyber Monday Google Pixel 5 deals top the market with complete ease

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Cyber Monday Google Pixel 5 deals bring the price of this top-tier handset right down.

Cyber Monday gift card deals: save on Nintendo, Apple, Xbox, PS Plus and more

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Cyber Monday gift card deals can save you even more cash on all your holiday purchases right now.

How to get an Nvidia RTX 3080, 3070 and even a 3090 on Cyber Monday

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After an Nvidia RTX 3000 series GPU on Cyber Monday? It looks like your only hope is to buy a pre-built PC.

2021 Audi TT and TTS gets new equipment and Bronze Selection trim

SlashGear / 7h
Audi is spicing up the TT coupe and roadster in Europe. The newest TTS with the ‘competition plus’ package not only adds standard Quattro all-wheel-drive, magnetic suspension, and a seven-speed S-Tronic automatic gearbox. The latest Audi TTS also receives a more powerful 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Ingolstadt’s newest TTS is now producing 315 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torq

FAU-G: now you can pre-register via Google Play Store

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nCORE Games has made the page for FAU-G: Fearless and United Guards live for pre-registration on Google Play Store, but the launch date of the game has not been announced yet.

Air India Plans Bangalore To San Francisco Route

200+One Mile at a Time / 8h
A couple of days ago we learned that Air India is planning two new routes to the US as of early 2021. Well, both of these routes are now on sale, which means we have a better sense of the schedules, etc. One of these will be particularly interesting, given service recently announced by both American and United. Air India launching two new US routes It was recently revealed that Air India will be

Tech fails from a very bad year

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The tech industry endured a difficult year and a number of flops, fights and conspiracy theories have cropped up in 2020.

Why Do I Sometimes Feel Like I'm Falling for No Reason?

75Gizmodo / 8h
To be alive is to feel fucking terrible, if not all then at least some of the time. Headaches, nausea, mysterious aches and pains—all conspire to make our short time on Earth something less than a nonstop thrill-ride. Worse than the routine ailments are the ones you can’t even name: sudden strobes of unwellness you… Read more...

What Are Blue Light Glasses, and Do They Really Work?

50How-To Geek / 8h
We live so much of our lives online. Nearly everything in our day-to-day is digitized, from work and shopping to news and even our social lives. We spend all day on our computers, tablets, and smartphones without hesitation, but do we ever stop to think whether staring at digital screens all day could be harming our eyes? Read This Article on Review Geek ›

HP's latest privacy tool for laptops is meant to thwart prying eyes

72Engadget / 8h
It’s getting pretty difficult to make a laptop that stands out. There are countless thin and light notebooks with comfortable keyboards, beautiful screens and enough power for most professional workflows. To really make an impression, manufacturers have to introduce some unique features that rise above mere gimmickry. HP’s latest attempt is something called Presence Aware on the EliteBook 1040, w

Beautiful Yet Unnerving Photos of the Arctic Getting Greener

2KWired / 8h
Using tricked-out drones, scientists are watching vegetation boom in the far north. Their findings could have big implications for the whole planet.

My Life Is Little House on the Prairie. I Blame TikTok

91Wired / 8h
Homesteading used to be a dream for another time. Then cottagecore happened.

Your guide to Credit Cards week at the 2020 TPG Awards

The Points Guy / 8h
Welcome to Credit Cards Week of the 2020 TPG Awards ! As we move headlong into the holiday season , today marks the start of a jam-packed week of content — including a number of ways for you to participate. Across the entire week, we’ll dig into the credit card industry and look at a number of exciting developments for customers in the future. And don’t forget: Following along this week will help

Gift Card Reseller Gets Over 5 Years Behind Bars For Catch-All “Conspiracy To Commit Money Laundering”

View from the Wing / 8h
Stephen McIntyre called himself the ‘Tampa Gift Card King’ and after $10 million in volume faces five years and three months behind bars for “conspiracy to commit money laundering.” Continue reading ...

How to Link an Android Phone to a Windows 10 PC With Microsoft’s “Your Phone” App

46How-To Geek / 8h
Windows and Android are very popular, so naturally, there a lot of people who use both. Microsoft’s “Your Phone” app integrates your Android phone with your PC, giving you access to your phone’s notifications, text messages, photos, and more—right on your PC. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Live: Marriott Selling Gift Cards For 15% Off

500+One Mile at a Time / 8h
Marriott has just launched its discount on purchased gift cards for Cyber Monday, which has the potential to be a great deal. Marriott selling gift cards for 15% off On Monday, November 30, and Tuesday, December 1, 2020, Marriott is selling gift cards for 15% off (or if you want to look at it differently, Marriott is offering a ~17.6% bonus). Here are some basic things to be aware of: The discoun

Here are the best Amazon devices worth buying on Cyber Monday

37Engadget / 8h
It’s always advisable to wait until the holiday shopping season to buy Amazon devices. Aside from Amazon Prime Day, this is when Echo speakers, Fire tablets, Kindles and the like are almost guaranteed to hit all-time-low prices. Sure, the company has intermittent sales throughout the year — but rarely are Amazon’s own devices as cheap as they are on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Since the holida

Tesla update will allow drivers to view the camera feed remotely

SlashGear / 8h
Tesla is always working on new features for its series of automobiles out in the field. The new features can be added to the cars thanks to Tesla’s over-the-air update feature. Tesla is planning a significant software update expected to push the software to version 11 around the holidays. CEO Elon Musk has been teasing an update he calls the … Continue reading

Grab this Dell PC for 20% cheaper thanks to this little trick

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The US computer seller has the same item available at two different prices.

PS5 launch dates in India - we sift out the reality from the rumours

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Sony PS5 India launch rumors have been doing the rounds for a while and Sony India has had the same reply for all of them.

The Raspberry Pi 400 isn't the only keyboard computer with a Raspberry Pi inside

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DevTerm allows users to equip different processors in an open source computer.

Moderna claims 94% efficacy for COVID-19 vaccine, will ask FDA for emergency use authorization today

Moderna FDA Vaccine
100+TechCrunch / 8h
Drugmaker Moderna has completed its initial efficacy analysis of its COVID-19 vaccine from the drug’s Phase 3 clinical study, and determined that it was 94.1% effective in preventing people from contracting COVID-19 across 196 confirmed cases from among 30,000 participants in the study. Moderna also found that it was 100% effective in preventing severe cases (such as those that would require hosp

The Morning After: Microsoft tries to kill the pointless work meeting

48Engadget / 8h
Back from a long weekend and dreading the run of video conference calls in your workweek? Microsoft has an idea to reduce those unnecessary meetings by scoring them on body language, facial expressions, the number of attendees and even ambient conditions like the time of day and temperature. According to a patent filing , this technology could work for both virtual and (eventually) in-person meet

AMD RX 6900 XT graphics card could be an overclocking champ

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The flagship Big Navi card launches very soon, although whether you’ll be able to buy one is another matter.

Antivirus deals: world's three best providers have serious Cyber Monday sales

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Up to 70% off online security this Cyber Monday - check out these antivirus deals from Bitdefender, Norton and Kaspersky.

This is the cheapest Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra deal ever and still includes 250GB data

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Get your hands on Samsung's most elite handset - a great Galaxy S20 Ultra deal with massive amounts of data on O2.

Super Nintendo World theme park will open on February 4, 2021

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Visitors to Universal Studios Japan will get the opportunity to enjoy some Nintendo-themed activities in the new Super Nintendo World early next year. Nintendo has confirmed that Super Nintendo World will open on February 4, 2021, in Osaka City. The new area is part of Universal Studios Japan, and its opening day is on a Thursday. Among the opening attractions … Continue reading

The Sonos One speaker is $50 off for Cyber Monday

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Save $50: The 2nd generation Sonos One is on sale at Amazon for $149 as of Nov. 30. If you're still playing music from your iPhone, you need an upgrade. And what better day than Cyber Monday? If you missed out on Black Friday, we're here to help. The 2nd generation Sonos One speaker is now $50 off on Amazon, making it just $149. It's a particularly good choice for a speaker because it has Alexa b

Hoover up these Shark Cyber Monday vacuum deals before they're gone

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Save 50% on Shark vacuums with these excellent Cyber Monday deals.

This Chrome update should help with annoying Windows 10 antivirus issues

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Frustrating issue involving Chrome and Windows 10 antivirus software should be fixed soon.

Apple on the hook for €10M in Italy, accused of misleading users about iPhone water resistance

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Apple’s marketing of iPhones as ‘water resistant’ without clarifying the limits of the feature and also having a warranty that excludes cover for damage by liquids has got the company into hot water in Italy. The Italian competition authority (AGCM) has informed the tech giant of an intent to fine it €10 million for commercial practices related to the marketing and warranty of a number of iPhone

Was This Poker Player's Luck Too Good to Be True?

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On this week’s Get WIRED podcast, features editor Mark Robinson talks to writer Brendan Koerner about an unconventional poker player and the woman who called him out.

Ride-Hail Companies Are Making Life Harder for Scooters

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Officials in many cities feel they couldn't rein in Uber and Lyft. Now they're being stricter with other innovative forms of transportation.

All the Social Media Giants Are Becoming the Same

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Which major platform has a news feed, disappearing posts, private messaging, and a live broadcasting feature? That would be … all of them.

The Race To Crack Battery Recycling—Before It’s Too Late

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Millions of EVs will soon hit the road, but the world isn’t ready for their old batteries. A crop of startups wants to crack this billion-dollar problem.

The Future of Work: ‘The Long Tail’ by Aliette de Bodard

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“Everyone onboard the scavenging habitat knew there was no correlation between the unreality and what lay underneath.”

The modern data deluge – are you sinking or swimming?

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An organization's most valuable asset is its data - are you making the most of yours?

Xiaomi Mi 11 release date may be very soon, giving the Galaxy S21 some competition

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A leaker suggests the Xiaomi Mi 11 release date might be as soon as December or January.

The best Cyber Monday tech deals that are worth your money

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If you’re still on the hunt for a gift or a good deal on a gadget you’ve been pining for, today might be the day you find it. While Black Friday brought a slew of deals on TVs, headphones, smartwatches and more, Cyber Monday has brought a new round of sales on some of the latest devices. Also, don’t fret if you think you missed a killer Black Friday deal — some of the best ones are still around f

TPG reader question: Which 100k bonus is better — the Chase Ink Preferred or Amex Marriott Bonvoy Business?

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Editor’s note: This article is part of a column to answer your credit card questions. If you would like to ask us a question, tweet us at @thepointsguy , message us on Facebook or email us at In recent months, issuers have come back stronger than ever with increased sign-up bonuses and welcome offer to attract potential new card applicants. Big bonuses of 100,000 points or

Galaxy survives a ravenous black hole by birthing 100 stars a year

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The most active type of black holes are believed to consume so much material surrounding them that they could eventually eliminate their entire host galaxy. The process of consuming matter around the black hole is intense enough that, in some instances, it creates a highly energetic object called a quasar that is one of the brightest objects in the universe. … Continue reading

These two Samsung Note 20 and 20 Ultra deals are the cheapest around right now

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Cyber Monday has brought both Samsung Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra deals down to their lowest ever prices.

Nokia to launch laptops in India - on the back of phones, TVs and a media streamer

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The Nokia branded laptops could be powered by Intel i3 and i4 processors and 9 different variants have been certified by the agency

Cyber Monday PC deal: This cheap AMD Ryzen desktop is the best value computer under $380

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From a challenger brand comes a very capable mini workstation.

Volkswagen are looking to develop a cheap electric vehicle

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The post appeared first on Popular Mechanics .

Ransomware halts classes for 115,000 Baltimore pupils

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Baltimore County public schools shut after a cyber-attack knocks lessons offline.

How “Unified Memory” Speeds Up Apple’s M1 ARM Macs

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Apple is rethinking how components should exist and operate inside a laptop. With M1 chips in new Macs, Apple has a new “Unified Memory Architecture” (UMA) that dramatically speeds up memory performance. Here’s how memory works on Apple Silicon. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Cyber Monday monitor deals: save $150 on this 4K LG screen

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Get this awesome 27" LG monitor for under $280

These are the five best and cheapest iPhone XR deals we've seen this Cyber Monday

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iPhone XR deals have seen some massive price drops this Cyber Monday, and these are the absolute cheapest.

Lamborghini and Ducati have created a cruiser bike inspired by the Sian hypercar

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The Ducati Diavel 1260 Lamborghini is a limited-edition, sport-touring motorcycle based on the Diavel 1260 S. But unlike a regular Diavel, Lamborghini and Ducati’s latest creation has inherited the futuristic styling cues of the newest Lambo Sian FKP 37 hybrid supercar. “The Ducati Diavel inspired by the Lamborghini Sian celebrates our shared values: we are both Italian, we are inherently … Conti

Microsoft Teams will no longer be available to certain users from tomorrow

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It’s probably high time you downloaded the Microsoft Teams desktop client.

The 'Mario Kart' ride at Super Nintendo World looks incredible in teaser trailer

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Look, there's a slim chance we'll actually be riding anything at the soon-to-open Super Nintendo World, but we can still marvel at it from afar. Set to open Feb 4. at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, the brand new Mario-themed park – which has been several years in the making – has a shiny new trailer to go with the date announcement. You'll spy several of the park's areas including Bowser's Cas

NASA research finds mitochondrial changes may cause health issues in space

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The human body was designed for living on Earth, not in space. Living in space is difficult for people and other living things because of the harsh environment. NASA has been conducting research to figure out what causes health problems in space. Researchers believe they have now identified a possible underlying reason for health problems in space after discovering mitochondria … Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Z Flip 5G are now available in new colors

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If you're in the US you can now buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G in red and the Galaxy Z Flip 5G in white.

This is the cheapest AMD Ryzen laptop this Cyber Monday but it has one big flaw

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Gateway almost had it right....almost.

UK bans installation of Huawei 5G equipment starting September 2021

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UK cellular operators will be banned from installing Huawei 5G equipment after September 2021, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has announced . The government also released a roadmap to eliminating Huawei-built telecom gear by 2027. "Today I am setting out a clear path for the complete removal of high risk vendors from our 5G networks," said Digital Secretary Oliver Dowden in

LG could be set to launch an ultra-light 16-inch MacBook Pro rival

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Details remain thin on the ground, but it looks like three new versions of LG's Gram notebooks are on the way.

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra likely to get an S Pen, but we might still get a Note 21

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Samsung might launch just one Galaxy Note 21 model, sources say, while supporting the S Pen stylus on other phones.

Cyber Monday external hard drive deals: huge savings on WD drives

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Save up to $70 on these portable hard drives from WD

Netflix's tense 'Red Dot' teaser has hikers being hunted through the wilderness

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If you're on a romantic hiking trip through the snowy wilderness, the last thing you want is company — especially if that company comes in the form of an unseen shooter aiming their laser sight at your chest. In the Netflix teaser above for Alain Darborg's Swedish thriller, a young couple and their dog are out camping when a red dot appears on the canvas of their tent. But when they shout into th

Google and Samsung are ruling Cyber Monday phone deals with bargain prices

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Samsung Galaxy S20 deals, Google Pixel 5 deals and lots more have rocketed down in price through Cyber Monday sales.

Will govt give the nod to PUBG Mobile India?

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Despite PUBG Mobile India being registered as a company, the IT Ministry in India seems less than keen in unbanning the game. But strange things have happened in India before.

Upgrade to a Google WiFi router at a Cyber Monday discount

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TL;DR: Boost your home's WiFi signal with a Google WiFi Router , on sale for $84.99 as of Nov. 30. It’s 2020 and many of us are still struggling with slow internet speeds. Until now, it might not have been a big deal. But now that many of us rely on our WiFi to connect to our work servers, communicate with friends and family, and even work out, it’s more important than ever to have a strong signa

30 useful apps on sale for Cyber Monday

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Whether you're setting goals for the new year, learning a new skill, or simply looking for a new streaming service to keep you entertained over the holidays, there's an app for that. You can even slash an extra 40% off the cost of the below apps for Cyber Monday. From cloud storage to meditation to language learning, this is a full-blown smorgasbord of digital goodies. All you have to do is enter

Get a pack of 10-foot USB-C braided cables for less than $18

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TL;DR: Charge your devices with a three-pack of 10 ft. nylon braided charging cables for $17.59, a $42 savings as of Nov. 30. No tea, no shade, but smartphone manufacturers struggle to make charging cables that last. Sure, they can make the most advanced phones in the world, but when it comes to a charging cable that doesn't fray — good luck. If you're ready to think outside the box, this Cyber M

Score a dozen Mac apps like Parallels Pro and Luminar 4 for just over $40 for Cyber Monday

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TL;DR: Get 12 apps for productivity, photo editing, and more with The Official Cyber Monday Mac Bundle for $41.99 with the code CMSAVE40, a 94% savings as of Nov. 30. Your Mac has been your lifeline to the outside world throughout 2020. It’s served as a companion for your strange new remote work life , a source of communication for reaching your friends and family, and a distraction from the chao

Save over $40 on this very useful charging stand

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TL;DR: Keep all your devices charged with a Chargeworx 4-in-1 Multi-Charging Stand for $23.99, a savings of $40 as of Nov. 30. Whether you’re looking to declutter your workspace or your living space, it helps to start small so you don’t get overwhelmed. To start, try cleaning up the cable clutter on your desk, table, or nightstand and opt for something more minimal — like the Chargeworx Multi-Cha

These Cyber Monday laptop deals from Dell need to be seen to be believed

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Dell's Daily Mega Deals continue into Cyber Monday with some huge price cuts.

NASA is offering R380,000 for a winning lunar unloading system design

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Apple’s M1 chip embarrasses Microsoft’s Surface Pro X by running Windows 10 on ARM much faster

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Benchmark results comparing the two rival ARM chips are eye-opening to say the least.

Cyber Monday deals: Get this Microsoft wireless mouse half-price!

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Perfect for your home office: a Microsoft wireless mouse for just £15

UK shrinks timetable for telcos to stop installing 5G kit from Huawei

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The UK government has squeezed the timetable for domestic telcos to stop installing 5G kit from Chinese suppliers, per the BBC , which reports that the deadline for installation of kit from so-called ‘high risk’ vendors is now September. It had already announced a ban on telcos buying kit from Huawei et al by the end of this year — acting on national security concerns attached to companies that f

The gorgeous Galaxy S20 leads Amazon's Cyber Monday Samsung phone deal price cuts

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Save up to $300 on Samsung's set of superb smartphones - S20, S20 Plus, A51 and Note 10+ among prices cut.

The best Cyber Monday hoverboard deals: fast, fun and super cheap

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We've rounded up the best Cyber Monday hoverboard deals from the biggest brands, especially for you.

Jabra Elite 85t earbuds with adjustable ANC launched at Rs 18,999 in India

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The Jabra Elite 85t have launched in India with ANC, IPX4 rating, Qi wireless charging and 25 hours of battery life.

Save on the best Switch games with these Nintendo Switch Cyber Monday deals

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Save on the best Nintendo Switch games with these Cyber Monday deals, with many down to their lowest ever price.

This Samsung 82-inch TV is almost $400 cheaper because it's Cyber Monday

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After a new, huge TV for your living room? You may like the Samsung RU8000, which is almost $400 cheaper this Cyber Monday.

Find the best Acer AMD laptop for you

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Whatever you do, there's a perfect Acer laptop for you.

Google's Pixel 4 XL is $549 for Cyber Monday

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Buying a company’s latest flagship phone can be expensive, even if you manage to find it on sale. By picking up last year’s model, you can save more money and still get a capable device. Enter the Pixel 4 XL . For Cyber Monday, Amazon is selling the phone for $549. That’s the lowest price we’ve seen on the 4 XL. Buy Pixel 4 XL at Amazon - $549 Buy Pixel 3a XL at Amazon - $299 Why get the Pixel 4

South Africa to join in on global digital tax movement

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In addition to the 30% local content quota, government is toying with the idea of digital tax

Antivirus alone is no longer enough to keep your devices protected

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Ensuring you’re up-to-date with the latest software patches is equally important.

Nvidia RTX 3070 Cyber Monday deal: this gaming PC gets price cut

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The Nvidia RTX 3070 is hard to get, but this Cyber Monday deal on a gaming PC is a great way to get one.

Spotify now has Stories and can this please stop

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Spotify – the music streaming app – is publicly testing Snapchat-style stories. The new feature recently started showing on some users' phone apps . When you search for certain terms, such as "Christmas Hits," and tap one of the featured playlists, you'll get an option to "Tap to see the story," which will take you a collage of short videos with celebrities talking about their favorite Christmas

Samsung's Galaxy S20+ hits an all-time low of $899 for Cyber Monday

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If you weren’t ready to pull the trigger on either the Samsung Galaxy S20 or Galaxy S20+ when Amazon discounted them to $950 and $800 two weeks ago , an extra $50 might do the trick. For Cyber Monday, the retailer has made the two phones even more affordable, pricing the base 128GB models at $899 and $749, respectively. Both of those prices represent all-time lows for Samsung’s early 2020 flagshi

HungryPanda raises $70M for a food delivery app aimed at overseas Chinese consumers

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Food delivery apps have been a big deal this year both for consumers stuck at home and unable (or unwilling) to go to restaurants or grocery stores, and for investors who are eyeing the opportunity to back rising stars to help them grow. Today came the latest development in that story: HungryPanda , which makes a Mandarin-language app specifically targeting Chinese consumers outside of China, has

Calling all Halo fans: this hard drive is for you

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Celebrate the epic Halo series with this awesome new Game Drive from Seagate

Amazfit Pop Pro set for a global launch on December 1

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Huami's Amazfit Pop Pro may be slightly more feature-rich than the Amazfit Pop that was launched last month.