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Liveblog-All the fun stuff from Apple's “Unleashed” event

LIVEBLOG-ALL THE FUN STUFF FROM APPLE'S “UNLEASHED” EVENT

Enlarge / This is happening Liveblog starts in: View Liveblog We've rounded the bend in 2021 to October, and you know what that means:...

The Good Life review: A messy RPG as unique as it is ridiculous

THE GOOD LIFE REVIEW: A MESSY RPG AS UNIQUE AS IT IS RIDICULOUS

Enlarge The Good Life throws you into its offbeat little tale without much preamble. After a cute storybook introduction, New Yorker...

 
 
 
Before the new version, let's revisit 1984's Dune-the greatest movie ever made

BEFORE THE NEW VERSION, LET'S REVISIT 1984'S DUNE-THE GREATEST MOVIE EVER MADE

Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi novel Dune gets a new film adaptation-this one helmed by Denis Villeneuve - later this month. But before...

Review: Needle in a Timestack explores how love endures when time is in constant flux

REVIEW: NEEDLE IN A TIMESTACK EXPLORES HOW LOVE ENDURES WHEN TIME IS IN CONSTANT FLUX

Enlarge / Oscar nominees Leslie Odom, Jr. and Cynthia Erivo co-star as a husband and wife who fear being separated by a warped time...

 
 
 

ROBERT PATTINSON BROODS AND BATTERS HIS WAY THROUGH NEW THE BATMAN TRAILER

Robert Pattinson stars as billionaire Bruce Wayne, aka the Caped Crusader, in director Matt Reeves' forthcoming film, The Batman . Robert...

JOHN CENA SHOWS OFF COMEDIC CHOPS IN EXTENDED TEASER FOR PEACEMAKER SERIES

John Cena reprises his role as Peacemaker for the forthcoming HBO Max spinoff series Peacemaker . John Cena's Peacemaker was among...

 
 
 
Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds exhibit comes to LA's Skirball Center

STAR TREK: EXPLORING NEW WORLDS EXHIBIT COMES TO LA'S SKIRBALL CENTER

Installation display: Captain Kirk's command chair and restored navigation console from Star Trek: The Original Series. [credit: Skirball...

The Every: When Big Tech rules all, don't say Dave Eggers didn't warn us

THE EVERY: WHEN BIG TECH RULES ALL, DON'T SAY DAVE EGGERS DIDN'T WARN US

Enlarge / The TL;DR: A book so enjoyable, it even stands out when surrounded by tacos and Texas libations. ) The Every , a new near-future...

 
 
 

THE WEEPING ANGELS ARE AS TERRIFYING AS EVER IN DOCTOR WHO: FLUX TRAILER

Jodie Whittaker returns for one last stint as our favorite time lord in Doctor Who: Flux . We got the briefest of teasers for the upcoming...

J&J boosters get nod from FDA advisors as agency eyes mix-and-match

J&J BOOSTERS GET NOD FROM FDA ADVISORS AS AGENCY EYES MIX-AND-MATCH

Enlarge / Boxes of Johnson & Johnson's Janssen COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination site in Florida. A committee of independent advisors...

 
 
 
Google Search on mobile gets continuous scrolling

GOOGLE SEARCH ON MOBILE GETS CONTINUOUS SCROLLING

Enlarge / See that spinny thing at the bottom of the page? It's going to load more search results any second now... Google is rolling...

Fixes for AMD Ryzen performance, other Windows 11 issues rolling out to testers now

FIXES FOR AMD RYZEN PERFORMANCE, OTHER WINDOWS 11 ISSUES ROLLING OUT TO TESTERS NOW

Enlarge / A PC running Windows 11. Now that Windows 11 is out , the arduous process of fixing the new operating system's bugs can...

 
 
 
Trumpist county clerk barred after leak of voting-system passwords to QAnon

TRUMPIST COUNTY CLERK BARRED AFTER LEAK OF VOTING-SYSTEM PASSWORDS TO QANON

Enlarge / Tina Peters. A Colorado judge on Wednesday barred Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters from supervising elections due to the leak...

The proof's in the poop: Austrians have loved beer, blue cheese for 2,700 years

THE PROOF'S IN THE POOP: AUSTRIANS HAVE LOVED BEER, BLUE CHEESE FOR 2,700 YEARS

Enlarge / A 2,700-year-old piece of human excrement found at the Hallstatt salt mines, in which beans, millet, and barley are clearly...

 
 
 
What to expect from Apple's Mac-focused October 18 event

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM APPLE'S MAC-FOCUSED OCTOBER 18 EVENT

Enlarge / Apple could be getting ready to show us the next stage of the MacBook Pro's development. Another month, another Apple event....

You may soon be able to answer phone calls on your Chromebook

YOU MAY SOON BE ABLE TO ANSWER PHONE CALLS ON YOUR CHROMEBOOK

Enlarge / Samsung Galaxy Chromebook. Chromebooks, which are powered by Chrome OS, are generally viewed as a simpler alternative to...

 
 
 
NASA's Lucy mission will soon be in the sky, with a launch set for Saturday

NASA'S LUCY MISSION WILL SOON BE IN THE SKY, WITH A LAUNCH SET FOR SATURDAY

Enlarge / Atlas V with the Lucy spacecraft aboard an SLC-41 on the morning of October 15 as media set their sound-activated remote...

Theranos' second lab director got $5K a month to rubber-stamp forms

THERANOS' SECOND LAB DIRECTOR GOT $5K A MONTH TO RUBBER-STAMP FORMS

Enlarge / Elizabeth Holmes, founder and former CEO of blood-testing and life sciences company Theranos, leaves the courthouse with...

 
 
 
Rocket Report: Virgin Galactic stands down, SpaceX faces environmental lawsuit

ROCKET REPORT: VIRGIN GALACTIC STANDS DOWN, SPACEX FACES ENVIRONMENTAL LAWSUIT

Enlarge / Blue Origin's New Shepard launches its second human spaceflight on Wednesday. Welcome to Edition 4.20 of the Rocket Report!...

Metroid Dread developer leaves names out of credits, ex-staffers say

METROID DREAD DEVELOPER LEAVES NAMES OUT OF CREDITS, EX-STAFFERS SAY

Enlarge Metroid Dread developer Mercury Steam has been criticized by multiple former members of the company whose names were left...

 
 
 



Pixel 6 in Sorta Seafoam color gets early unboxing video

Pixel 6 in Sorta Seafoam color gets early unboxing video

Google is yet to even officially launch the Pixel 6, and now we're getting an early unboxing of the Sorta Seafoam model ahead of the October 19 keynote. more... Read more ...

OnePlus Watch Harry Potter Edition Is Here For All Wizards

OnePlus Watch Harry Potter Edition Is Here For All Wizards

OnePlus is adding to its collection of special edition devices with the launch of the OnePlus Watch Harry Potter Edition. The company has unveiled the new wearable in India... Read more ...

Google Pixel 6 rumored to retail for $599

Google Pixel 6 rumored to retail for $599

It looks like we may have some possible pricing for the new Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro smartphones for the USA. Google previously teased the two smartphones, we know what... Read more ...

Murka Games expands in casual mobile games with acquisition of Mobile Deluxe

Murka Games expands in casual mobile games with acquisition of Mobile Deluxe

Social casino game maker Murka has expanded its reach with the acquisition today of Mobile Deluxe, a maker of Solitaire games. Read more ...

Samsung may borrow the final S22 Ultra camera design straight from LG

Samsung could bid farewell to camera islands with the Galaxy S22 Ultra. Read more ...

Facebook is hiring 10,000 new workers to help build the metaverse

Facebook is hiring 10,000 new workers to help build the metaverse

Facebook is looking to hire some 10,000 new employees to help it build its own “ metaverse ”. While the “metaverse” itself does seem to be the upcoming trend across the globe... Read more ...

Walmart Black Friday sale starts now - more deals coming throughout November

Walmart Black Friday sale starts now - more deals coming throughout November

Not only has Walmart kicked off its Black Friday sale early today with hundreds of sales on everything from cheap laptops to vacuum cleaners, but the retailer has also unveiled... Read more ...

How to make Gmail your default email program

We're sure that all of you have come across email links on the web before, mostly in the “Contact Us” section of a website. For those who aren't too familiar with web design or... Read more ...

Raspberry Pi RP2040 microcontroller used by RAKwireless

Raspberry Pi RP2040 microcontroller used by RAKwireless

RAKwireless has this month announced it has use the awesome Raspberry Pi RP2040 microcontroller to create its new WisDuo LPWAN LoRa Module and WisBlock Modules. Launched... Read more ...

Smartphone Shipments Down 6% As Chip Shortage Hits Hard

Smartphone Shipments Down 6% As Chip Shortage Hits Hard

According to market research firm Canalys, smartphone shipments in the third quarter this year are down six percent when compared to the same period last year. The ongoing... Read more ...