SpaceX crewed mission is a ‘go’ for launch next week

  • May 23, 2020
The historic launch that would take NASA astronauts to the ISS from US soil has been cleared for launch next week despite the coronavirus pandemic and the departure of the agency’s human spaceflight lead. It’ll be the first time astronauts will take…

Tesla’s Arcade adds ‘Fallout Shelter’ for in-car play

  • May 22, 2020
Nearly a year after it was announced at E3, Fallout Shelter has joined the list of games Tesla owners can play on their in-car infotainment systems. After initially launching on smartphones five years ago, the free-to-play spin-off has come to additi…

iOS 14 reportedly leaked in February from a development iPhone

  • May 22, 2020
How have iOS 14 details been circulating months ahead of time when Apple is normally eager to crack down on leaks? It apparently comes down to someone willing to spend a tidy sum of money. Motherboard sources say the iOS 14 leak originated from someo…

The best deals we found this week: Pixel 3a, the HomePod and more

  • May 22, 2020
Happy unofficial start of summer! The Memorial Day weekend kicks off with a bunch of electronics deals, including some of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen. Notably, the Google Pixel 3a has dropped to $280 (the 3a XL is also deeply discounted) and Ap…

Yes, the Patriot Act amendment to track us online is real

  • May 22, 2020
Just being able to calmly purchase toilet paper feels like reason enough to celebrate these days. But one thing a lot of people won’t be cracking champagne over this month is the renewal of the Patriot Act/USA Freedom Act — and its terrible inclusion…

Microsoft flexed its cloud and AI muscles at Build 2020

  • May 22, 2020
This week Microsoft hosted its annual Build conference completely online. That meant streaming keynotes, panels, digital breakouts and workshops for developers. But that didn’t slow down the flow of news. From a new framework for Office collaboration…