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We all know that Amazon has its Alexa voice assistant. Apple has Siri. And, if you have an Android phone , a tablet or a Google Nest speaker (known before as Google Home ), then Google Assistant is the powerful artificially-intelligent companion that lives in your home with you. How to use Google Assistant If you're looking for help with using Google Assistant , we've got a guide for you! Here's

1KArs Technica / 6h
Enlarge / Öppna Skolplattformen hoped to succeed where Skolplattform had failed. (credit: Comstock | Getty Images) Christian Landgren’s patience was running out. Every day the separated father of three was wasting precious time trying to get the City of Stockholm’s official school system, Skolplattform, to work properly. Landgren would dig through endless convoluted menus to find out what his chi

1KWired / 1h
An aerial survey in southern Mexico discovered a host of ceremonial sites that could date as far back as 1100 BC.

Ars Technica / 4min
The fourth season of Stranger Things will debut on Netflix in 2022. It's Stranger Things Day , marking the anniversary of Will Byers' mysterious disappearance (on November 6, 1983) in S1 of the hugely popular Netflix series. The streaming giant is marking the occasion with the release of yet another teaser for S4—and it's frankly a bit underwhelming. Netflix has been triclking out teasers for S4

myfairynuffstuff : Julia Lucey - Mountain Lion in Western Azalea. 2020. Aquatint etching and acrylic on panel.

mangacapsaicin : osamu tezuka’s buddha || 手塚治虫の『ブッダ』

2022 Toyota Tundra•
SlashGear / 25min
Toyota originally announced the all-new 2022 Tundra pickup in September. One of the most important things about the truck that we didn’t know was exactly how much it would cost. Toyota has now confirmed the official MSRP for the vehicle, and the cheapest version of the 2022 Tundra starts at $35,950. However, Toyota hasn’t announced all the pricing details for … Continue reading

Sonos is one of the most popular wireless speaker brands in the world, and for good reason - its range of portable Bluetooth speakers , soundbars , and home audio systems are among the best you can buy. These speakers all play nicely within the wider Sonos ecosystem, which makes it an easy choice for anyone looking for a no-fuss multi room audio setup that minimizes annoying cables. However, Sono

Spirit Airlines recently announced the launch of a brand new credit card, the Free Spirit® Points Plus Mastercard® . In partnership with Mercury Financial, this card – along with the Free Spirit Points Mastercard®, which was introduced back in February – will give travelers even more opportunities to earn points to jump-start their next vacation. There’s one main difference between this card and

As of May 15, 2021, the British Virgin Islands (BVI) have been open to tourists. As Caribbean islands enforce and adapt to vaccine requirements and loosening travel restrictions for adults and kids amid the pandemic , The Points Guy will walk you through everything you need to know to enjoy these warm island destinations. For more TPG news and deals delivered each morning to your inbox, sign up f

Lifehacker / 32min
When something around your home looks or feels a little bit off, it could be nothing to worry about at all, and something simple like the house “settling” or “breathing.” But, on the other hand, it could also be something that looks small, but is the sign of a larger problem. Read more...

TechCrunch / 36min
Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s inspired by the daily TechCrunch+ column where it gets its name. Want it in your inbox every Saturday? Sign up here . Happy Saturday, everyone. We have a metric mountain of things to get through today. Below you’ll find notes on a fascinating startup round in the consumer fintech market, notes from the low-cod

How-To Geek / 37min
If you shared a Google Docs document with someone, but you no longer want them to have access to that document, you can stop sharing it with them by simply adjusting the sharing settings. Here’s how. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

daily-cats : M y f a v o r i t e t h i n g s i n t h e w o r l d ! C a t s & B o o k s

mia-japanese-korean : Cat and Mouse, Unknown Japanese, first half 18th century , Minneapolis Institute of Art: Japanese and Korean Art The Japanese have long delighted in the idea of animals parodying human actions. In this painting, the cat daintily offers a hot pepper with his chopsticks, knowing that it will make the foolish mouse gulp his sake. Oblivious of danger, the mouse tips the red and

Samsung Galaxy S22•
Engadget / 53min
Samsung might just revive the S-Pen with the Galaxy S22 Ultra after all. Front Page Tech has obtained photos of what it claims are the first live photos of the (apparently finished) S22 Ultra, and it's effectively the new Galaxy Note . There's an S-Pen, a slot to hold the stylus and even a less-rounded design reminiscent of Notes past. Unlike previous 3D renders, however, there's no P-shaped came

50Gizmodo / 56min
The upcoming (and recently delayed ) Black Panther sequel, Wakanda Forever , has had to shut down its production. Actor Letitia Wright, who plays T’Challa’s genius sister Shuri and was previously reported to have a vocal anti-COVID vaccine stance on set , suffered an injury while filming that was pretty severe to warrant… Read more...

Mashable / 58min
Save $850: Snag the 2020 model of the MacBook Pro on sale for $1,149.99 via Woot as of Nov. 6 — that's a savings of $850 — plus get free shipping if you're an Amazon Prime member. (Not a member? Get a free trial here .) Shopping for a teen this holiday season? Get ready to cross them off your list in just a couple of clicks thanks to this MacBook Pro deal . For a limited time, save a whopping $85

SlashGear / 1h
The problems plaguing the Chevy Bolt EV have been well-publicized. The battery supplier for GM is LG, and the battery manufacturing plant had robots that were causing problems during the construction of the battery packs. The manufacturing defect caused at least a dozen Bolt vehicles to catch fire, destroying the vehicles and damaging property. General Motors reopened the factory producing … Cont

finnish-art-gallery : Varg-lo i vinterdräkt, Magnus von Wright, 1829 , Finnish National Gallery

jinxysmidcentury : Caturday

Engadget / 1h
Engadget’s product reviews this week run the gamut from earbuds to e-readers. Billy Steele checked out the Beats Fit Pro and liked them for their improved fit and deeper sound. Next, a few items of note for photography enthusiasts: Steve Dent reviewed the Panasonic GH5 II to see the difference an all-new processor can make, while Mat Smith used the Sony Xperia 1 III and reported that the oblong s

Xiaomi Snapdragon 898•
All the signs are that the as-yet-unannounced Qualcomm Snapdragon 898 is going to be the top-end processor to beat when it comes to Android smartphones in 2022 – and we just learned which manufacturers might be first to market with handsets powered by the new chips. According to well-known tipster Digital Chat Station (via Phandroid ), both Xiaomi and Motorola are battling it out to get their Sna

36Gizmodo / 1h
Remember The 100 over on The CW? It was a pretty good show for a solid chunk of its run, starting off as a story about 100 teens from space sent down to Earth to see if it was livable again after a nuclear apocalypse. And then the final season happened, and the show somehow managed to both go off the rails and make… Read more...

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Android phones do a lot more than make phone calls. They’re cameras, GPS navigators, credit cards, and so much more. What if it could also be the key to your car? That’s exactly what Android 12’s “Car Key” feature does. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Engadget / 2h
Nearly 40,000 years ago, humanity had its best idea to date: transform the age's apex predator into a sociable and loyal ally. Though early humans largely muddled through the first few thousand years of the process, the results have been nothing short of revolutionary. The practice of domestication underpins our modern world, without which we wouldn't have dogs or cats or farm animals — or even f

Stranger Things Season•
Engadget / 2h
Netflix is finally dribbling out more tangible details of Stranger Things season 4's plot. The streaming service has released a new teaser showing what life is like for Eleven and Will now that they've relocated from Indiana to California. As you might guess, life isn't quite so peachy despite all the sunshine — what promises to be a wonderful spring break invariably leads to mysteries and plenty

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The reigning Six Nations and World Cup champions face off in a blockbuster clash in Cardiff, with both teams out to prove their worth after recent humblings. Read on as our guide explains how to get a Wales vs South Africa live stream and watch the huge autumn international rugby match online today. Wales vs South Africa live stream Date: Saturday, November 6 Kick-off time: 5.30pm GMT / 7.30pm SA

SlashGear / 2h
The US government and automakers are all pushing hard to get the general masses to adopt electric vehicles. It’s easy to understand what they’re going for. The goal is to reduce pollution and our reliance on oil. Certainly, I’m not an engineer, but I have been paying attention to my local city of Colorado Springs, Colorado, looking for electric vehicles … Continue reading

clawmarks : W. Giller (after A. Cooper) - A watchful cat peering from the shadows - 1855 - via Wellcome

Mashable / 2h
"Another world is necessary, another world is possible," Vanessa Nakate told protesters in Glasgow , which is currently hosting the United Nations climate summit, COP26. That positive message was the theme of the speech by the 24-year-old Ugandan, a prominent activist who called out a lack of inclusion in the climate movement after an AP photo cropped her out of an image with four young, white ac

Amtrak is introducing hundreds of new kiosks across the United States. The rollout will begin in the Northeast and continue throughout the Midwest and into California this year. For more TPG news delivered each morning to your inbox, sign up for our daily newsletter . The new Amtrak kiosks (Photo Courtesy of Amtrak) The 200 new kiosks in more than 150 stations will feature an updated user interfa

Even if you genuinely love your job, there will always be aspects of it that you dread more than others—whether it’s responding to a certain category of emails, returning phone calls, or logging expenses. Maybe you knock those all out in the morning, or have some other system. Or maybe you put them off until you can’t… Read more...

Many of us would like to learn to program, but are daunted. It turns out programming is not really difficult at all once you’ve got the trick of it (really!). But, there’s a lot of knowledge to gain before you, the student, can be anything but utterly confused. It can be painful. If only there existed some gentler way to smuggle programming knowledge into your head. Thankfully, there are some gre

Canada Mazda MX 30 EV•
Did you know Mazda has a battery EV? After first coming to other markets, it's now available in the US. The Mazda MX-30 is a small "commuter" battery-electric crossover with a 100-mile (160km) EPA range. Yes, one hundred miles - that’s not a typo. It's based on the CX-30 platform, and this year in the US, Mazda is only selling 560 of them, and only in California. If we were cynical, we'd replace

Along with the ribbon containing the tools you need, Microsoft Office provides a Quick Access Toolbar. This tiny bar can hold actions you perform often like undo, redo, save, or open. However, access to it can and should be faster and easier. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Halo Infinite Reach•
Ahead of Halo Infinite ’s December release, some of the development team at 343 Industries have offered up a few more details on the game’s battle pass system and how it will work as a part of the free-to-play multiplayer. Back in June of this year, Live Team Design Director, Ryan Paradis, and Lead Progression Designer, Christopher Blohm explained in a Halo Waypoint blog post that the team envisi

NASA SpaceX Crew Earth•
Engadget / 3h
SpaceX's Crew-2 mission is ready to come back after half a year at the International Space Station. NASA has confirmed that Crew-2 will return starting November 7th at 11:10AM Eastern, when astronauts close the Endeavour capsule's hatch. The vehicle undocks at 1:05PM, and should splash down on November 8th around 7:14AM Eastern. You can watch live coverage starting November 7th at 10:45AM through

thomas-sully : Cinderella at the Kitchen Fire, 1848 , Thomas Sully

100+Gizmodo / 3h
When Stranger Things wrapped up its third season all the way back in the dystopian year of 2019, the unlucky Byers family and Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown) packed up their things to leave the troubled town of Hawkins, Indiana for greener and less monstrous pastures. Where do you take a former telekinetic girl and a kid… Read more...

American Airlines Flight•
American Airlines melted down at the end of October without enough cabin crew to work flight. This followed a meltdown in June caused by not having enough Boeing 737 pilots . United Airlines sent an email to all its customers throwing shade at them, and suggesting they book United for the holidays. In order to prevent a repeat of the October flight attendant debacle, American Airlines is throwing

Futurism / 3h
As we create more data, protecting it has become a focus of both consumer privacy and the law . The 2022 Premium Certified Ethical Hacker Certification Bundle teaches you the skills you need to become a white-hat hacker protecting networks, and you can save an extra 15% with the code SAVE15NOV for a limited time during our Pre-Black Friday sale. Wearing A White Hat Each of these 10 courses is tau

Google Pixel 6 Pro•
The Google Pixel 6 Pro is finally here, providing a two-tone full stop at the end of a busy year for flagship phones. That year started, of course, with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra . It was a formidable tone setter that most subsequent rival releases have failed to match. Does the Google Pixel 6 Pro fare any better? That’s what we’re here to find out. Now that we’ve had some time w

If you've got your eyes fully focused on getting a Samsung handset this Black Friday , there is a way for you to get even more out of this deals saving period with a promotion offering a big cash incentive. Across a few key retailers, Samsung is offering up to £250 in cash straight into your bank account. Obviously, you have to do something for that bonus, money doesn't grow on trees! All you hav

sparklejamesysparkle : Vivien Leigh poses with her Siamese cat New Boy in 1940.

Gizmodo / 4h
On September 19, Cumbre Vieja—a volcanic ridge covered in the rocky scars of past paroxysms— erupted for the first time in 50 years. Every single day thereafter, molten rock cooking at nearly 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit has poured from multiple fissures and vents, frequently accompanied by explosions propelling glassy ash… Read more...

33Wired / 4h
The visionary developer was one of the first to implement cinematic stylings, package titles with freebies, and roll out limited editions.

So you’ve bought or are considering buying a powerful new M1 Pro or M1 Max MacBook Pro with a 14- or 16-inch display. There’s just one thing that’s bothering you: the notch. But with the right outlook and a few tweaks, you can comfortably enjoy your new Apple-branded slab of aluminum. Here’s how. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

If you just got the new Pixel 6 or Pixel 6 Pro, you’ll want to take advantage of all the cool new features it has to offer. The Pixel 6 Pro is Google’s best phone yet, with a bigger 120Hz display, triple rear cameras, and a slew of neat software features you’ll love. Read This Article on Review Geek ›

We’ve all been there. Your bag makes it through check-in and security screening without a hitch. You’re getting ready to board when the gate agent waves you aside and hands you a ticket. Your bag is being gate-checked, and you’ll have to pick it up from the jet bridge upon landing, potentially adding more time to what was supposed to be an easy trip. Some items, such as strollers and wheelchairs,

Picture this: You’re in the process of searching for a new home to purchase, but anything that meets even some of your criteria is listed for far more than your budget allows. Then, one day you spot it: A house within your price range that ticks all (or at least some) of your boxes. Sure, it looks a little rough… Read more...

Google Stadia Join•
SlashGear / 4h
Google’s cloud-based gaming platform Stadia has received a small update that will make playing games with friends much easier going forward. In an updated support document, the company revealed that Google Stadia players can now join their friends’ games without first receiving an invite, mirroring the option available on traditional gaming consoles. The Stadia change was rolled out quietly and …

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England and Tonga face off for only the fourth time ever, at the end of what has been a turbulent week for both teams. Read on as our guide explains how to get an England vs Tonga live stream and watch the rugby autumn international online today. Today was supposed to mark the start of an exciting new era for England, but many of the new faces that Eddie Jones has brought in have been struck down

Engadget / 4h
Black Friday may be almost three weeks away, but the TV sales have already started. Amazon has discounted some of its 4-series and Omni 4K TVs, marking the first time they’ve been on sale since the company introduced them at the start of September. At the moment, you can get the 50- and 55-inch Omni models for $360 and $410. Typically, those sets cost $510 and $560, so you’re saving almost 30 per

Mashable / 5h
What is the immortal snail, and why is everyone on our FYPs talking about it? This week on TikTok we have all kinds of trends, from Gen Z's new take on aesthetic photo dumps to why everyone is living ironically. But first: Let's begin with a little meme history. The immortal snail meme made its way to TikTok The snail meme dates back to 2014 when the Rooster Teeth Podcast proposed a hypothetical

52Mashable / 5h
Climate 101 is a Mashable series that answers provoking and salient questions about Earth’s warming climate. Some things are not what they appear. At a giant climate summit, global nations are meeting for the 26th time ( COP26 ) to find ways to limit Earth's overall warming this century to no more than 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) above pre-Industrial Revolution temperatures. This a

Over the summer we learned that British Airways planned to launch a low cost carrier based at London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Within weeks it was stated that this wouldn’t happen, as the airline couldn’t get pilots onboard with that concept. That just seemed to be a bargaining technique, because British Airways is once again moving forward with the concept. British Airways’ “premium” low cost carri

View of an advertising card for J.L. Hudson, depicting a cat and a vase of flowers. Printed on front: “Compliments of J.L. Hudson, clothier, Detroit Opera House Building. Copyrighted 1883 E.P. & L. Restein, Phila.” Courtesy of the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library

43Wired / 5h
Whether there's a flood or a fallen tree, your power will go out eventually. Here's how to prepare for an outage that lasts minutes, hours, or days.

64Wired / 5h
The first major report on the world’s reefs presents a grim picture of losses from global warming. But there are signs corals can recover if given a reprieve.

American Airlines customers may find themselves on a regional jet with rows of seats missing. Here's the front of the cabin of an American Eagle Embraer ERJ-175, registration N502SY, operated by SkyWest. This is a new aircraft, just delivered in August 2021. Continue reading ...

Qatar Airways Qsuite•
Qatar Airways is one of the world’s most reputable airlines, flying to more than 150 international destinations from its base at Hamad International Airport (DOH) in Doha. Not only that, it’s part of the Oneworld Alliance, making it a brilliant option for travelers wanting to use their Avios. Qatar’s ‘Qsuite’ product is widely regarded as the best business-class product in the sky due to its full

The ongoing energy crisis still shows no sign of letting up and with the colder weather arriving, more suppliers going bust and continued soaring wholesale prices, unfortunately we’re likely to keep seeing increasing energy bills for the foreseeable future. Naturally, this is also a continued concern for households across the UK and at a time where running an online energy comparison isn’t advise

43How-To Geek / 5h
If you are not ready to upgrade to Windows 11 yet, you can block release updates and manually allow only the updates you want to make sure Windows 11 doesn’t get installed on your Windows 10 PC. We’ll show you how to do just that. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

Ofgem UK Energy Price•
Energy regulator Ofgem is set to conduct a consultation with energy suppliers about how the energy price cap is calculated. The announcement follows the news that 13 energy suppliers in the UK have gone out of business since the start of September. These now-defunct suppliers were ultimately beaten by rising wholesale costs that they were unable to pass onto customers, due to restrictions created

57Ars Technica / 6h
Enlarge (credit: Piaggio Fast Forward) When Amazon introduced its home robot Astro earlier this year, it first showcased the robot following behind a person. It's a simple idea that has captured people’s imaginations with depictions in science fiction, like R2-D2 and BB-8 from Star Wars , and in reality, with research projects like DARPA’s robotic pack mule . Follower robots have been tapped for

SlashGear / 6h
The Department of Energy has an initiative it calls “Energy Earthshots,” which is a play on the word moonshot in reference to technologies that will help protect Earth from climate change. The initiative aims to usher in cheaper, more reliable, and “abundant” clean energy innovations over the next decade. The latest project announced under the initiative revolves around carbon dioxide … Continue

When it comes to Adobe, Black Friday is a great time to look for a deal if you want to finally try out Photoshop or another of the Creative Cloud apps. With a push from the company this year to make sure all of its apps work with Apple’s M1 Macs , there’s no better moment to see what offers Adobe may bring out. In previous years, there’s been deals up to 40% off the Creative Cloud subscription. W

Are you sleep deprived? Even if you are, you may not be able to spot the telltale signs of sleep deprivation as some of them could be hidden behind physical aches and pains, anxiety, or unexplained weight gain. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recommends that adults aim to get at least seven hours of sleep a night, however research shows that one in three adults aren’t getting that recommen

New Zealand England•
Things tend to get pretty wild when these two sides meet, the Brave Blossoms memorably shocking Ireland in the 2019 World Cup, before Andy Farrell's men edged a thriller in July. Read on as our guide explains how to get an Ireland vs Japan live stream and watch the rugby autumn international online today. Ireland vs Japan live stream Date: Saturday, November 6 Kick-off time: 1pm GMT / 10pm JST /

Most people probably associate PC gaming with cutting-edge performance, graphics, and hardware. Yet, if you take all of that away, there’s a long list of remaining reasons why PC gaming is fantastic and worth your time to try out. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

21Wired / 6h
The Korean company's superb new electric flagship gets so much right it's almost a shame to point out the few missteps.

Apple Tesla Autopilot•
Engadget / 6h
Apple has been incredibly secretive about its efforts to develop a self-driving car, but according to Bloomberg , its latest move is hiring a key personnel from its toughest competition. The tech giant has reportedly hired Christopher "CJ" Moore, who's been the director for Tesla's Autopilot Software since 2019 and who's been with the company since 2014. While Moore has yet to update his LinkedIn

Time Carbon Atmosphere•
100+Ars Technica / 6h
Enlarge / We need less of this. (credit: Getty Images) This week and next, government representatives are gathering in Glasgow for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP26 , the latest of an increasingly frantic string of meetings as humanity runs out of time to drastically reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. Everyone agrees that carbon is bad. And everyone agrees it’s hard to get

Broadcast from Madison Square Garden in New York City on November 6, 2021, UFC 268’s main event pits Kamaru Usman against Colby Covington for the welterweight championship. Here’s how to stream it live at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT. Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

100+Mashable / 8h
In September, former Facebook employee Frances Haugen leaked internal documents to the Wall Street Journal that revealed some pretty incriminating information . Soon after, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook would be changing its name to Meta . It was a classic move. Company messes up. Company loses public favor. Company comes up with a new name and branding. The artist formerly known as

Mashable / 8h
When the holidays are less than two months away and prices are already slashed ahead of Black Friday , there's truly no reason not to get a head start on your shopping list. From headphones that do it all to computer accessories you can customize according to which game you're playing, these 20 gifts are perfect for anyone in your life who likes to unwind by playing their favorite video games . E

Mashable / 8h
If the past few years have taught us anything, it's that we need to be prepared for the unexpected. Since everything you rely on on a daily basis — like your watch, laptop , and phone — requires a charge, stocking up on battery packs is a great place to start. Whether you're looking for generators or solar-powered models, there's something for everyone on this list. And you can score any of these

Mashable / 8h
Remember when you were a kid and thought that electric bikes and scooters were the coolest things on earth? Here's a secret: they're still as cool as they were back then, only now you might actually have the money to afford them. Not only are they convenient, but they're also a more eco-friendly way to go about the city. In this early Black Friday sale, you can take your pick from these 21 option

Mashable / 8h
Drones are a lot of things — messengers , worker bees , rescuers — but mostly they’re just a way for grown ups to feel like kids again. Zip through the skies with your very own, and snap photos and videos along the way. For a limited time, you won’t even have to empty your savings to get one. With these pre- Black Friday drone deals, you’ll save up to 80%. Just use the code SAVE15NOV at checkout

Mashable / 8h
Creating a website is one thing; hosting it is another (expensive) one entirely. Web hosting makes it possible to maintain your site and keep it accessible on the World Wide Web. It’s necessary, but can be costly. But you can save hundreds ahead of Black Friday by scooping up these hosting and domain deals. Just enter the coupon code SAVE15NOV at checkout and you can slash the costs of these subs

MWC (Mobile World Congress) is historically a massive trade show with a big focus on mobile devices, but in the last couple of years the ‘massive’ part of that description hasn’t so much applied. In 2021, thanks to the pandemic it was far smaller than normal and largely online, while in 2020 it didn’t happen at all. MWC 2022 then could be a return to some sort of normality for the event, as it’s

If you want to make smoothies but don’t want to spend an inordinate amount of money, then we’ve tested two of our top performers next to each other to find out whether you need to spend more to get a great, grit-free drink. Over half of us enjoyed a smoothie last year ( and that number is set to increase in the near future ), so the best blenders are becoming something many are looking to buy, an

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The Azzurri have never beaten the All Blacks, and considering what Samuel Whitelock's wrecking crew did to Wales last weekend, Rome could be about to gain another stony faced ruin. This could get messy, and you can read on as our guide explains how to get an Italy vs New Zealand live stream and watch online today from wherever you are in the world. Italy vs New Zealand live stream Date: Saturday,

Phishing Attack Amazon•
Cybercriminal groups are launching new scams designed to capitalize on shopping fever ahead of Black Friday and the holiday season, researchers have warned. In a blog post , researchers from security firm Avanan described one such campaign, first launched last month, in which fraudsters spoofed Amazon order notification emails . The objective of these imitation emails is to get the victim to plac

Automattic's Jetpack has announced that it will acquire the popular WordPress vulnerability database WPScan for an undisclosed sum. Although WPScan started out as a simple Ruby script to help identify vulnerabilities in self-hosted WordPress sites back in 2011, over the years its database has become a security tool used across the entire WordPress ecosystem. Today both security researchers and Wo

Mashable / 12h
TL;DR: Until midnight on Nov. 8, you can save 20% on a wide range of sex toys on Lovehoney with the code SEXTOYDAY . We're officially entering the busiest shopping season of the year, and that means deals on everything from toys to smart technology. Every type of product gets a moment in the spotlight, even sex toys. Until midnight on Nov. 8, you can save 20% on a wide range of sex toys on Loveho

Mashable / 12h
TL;DR: Amazon Prime Video is hosting 17 of this autumn's 20 rugby internationals, and you can watch for free with a 30-day trial. Gather round sports fans, because there is a simple trick you can employ to watch the remaining autumn rugby internationals for free on Prime Video. Amazon Prime Video is hosting 17 of this autumn's 20 rugby internationals, and you can watch for free with a 30-day tria

Mashable / 12h
TL;DR: Amazon's Toy Week sale is running until Nov. 7, with deals on Lego, Mattel, and much more. We don't want you to panic, but you really don't have that long to prepare for Christmas. We know it feels like a lifetime away, but these things can creep up on you, s