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2019's “Board Game of the Year” goes to Just One

2019'S “BOARD GAME OF THE YEAR” GOES TO JUST ONE

Enlarge / The 2019 Spiel des Jahres nominees. Of the many “board game of the year” awards handed out each year, the most prestigious...

Dealmaster: Get a TCL 55-inch 4K Roku TV for a new low of $380

DEALMASTER: GET A TCL 55-INCH 4K ROKU TV FOR A NEW LOW OF $380

Enlarge Greetings, Arsians! The Dealmaster is back with another round of deals to share. Today's list is led by new lows on TCL's...

 
 
 
Apple poised to acquire Intel's smartphone modem business: report

APPLE POISED TO ACQUIRE INTEL'S SMARTPHONE MODEM BUSINESS: REPORT

Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook. (credit: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Apple is in the final stages of negotiations to...

Satellites play chase to measure gravity, achieve picometer accuracy

SATELLITES PLAY CHASE TO MEASURE GRAVITY, ACHIEVE PICOMETER ACCURACY

Enlarge The spinoffs from gravitational wave detectors are not just new scientific discoveries. The technology also has other uses....

 
 
 
Nvidia RTX 2080 Super hands-on: The result when AMD is out of striking distance

NVIDIA RTX 2080 SUPER HANDS-ON: THE RESULT WHEN AMD IS OUT OF STRIKING DISTANCE

It's neither bird nor plane, but rather a new RTX Super GPU from Nvidia. Behold: the RTX 2080 Super, shipping as of today. [credit: Nvidia...

Formula E five years on: Cars Technica grades the electric racing series

FORMULA E FIVE YEARS ON: CARS TECHNICA GRADES THE ELECTRIC RACING SERIES

Enlarge This past weekend, against a backdrop of lower Manhattan, Formula E held its season-ending double-header. After 13 races across...

 
 
 
Ford shows off electric F-150 truck by towing a million pounds of train

FORD SHOWS OFF ELECTRIC F-150 TRUCK BY TOWING A MILLION POUNDS OF TRAIN

Linda Zhang is the chief engineer for the new battery electric F-150, so she got the job of driving the BEV to pull the train cars....

Apple releases iOS 12.4, watchOS 5.3, macOS 10.14.6, and more

APPLE RELEASES IOS 12.4, WATCHOS 5.3, MACOS 10.14.6, AND MORE

Enlarge / The Apple Watch series 4 running watchOS 5. As it often does, Apple has released updates for all of its device operating...

 
 
 
Chances of destructive BlueKeep exploit rise with new explainer posted online

CHANCES OF DESTRUCTIVE BLUEKEEP EXPLOIT RISE WITH NEW EXPLAINER POSTED ONLINE

Enlarge (credit: One of the slides posted to Github ) A security researcher has published a detailed guide that shows how to execute...

Christopher Columbus Kraft, NASA's legendary flight director, has died

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS KRAFT, NASA'S LEGENDARY FLIGHT DIRECTOR, HAS DIED

Chris Kraft, left, and Robert Gilruth monitor the launch of Apollo 5 in 1968. [credit: NASA ] Christopher Columbus Kraft Jr.-one of...

 
 
 
Asus' ROG Phone II features a 120Hz display, a new SoC, and a giant battery

ASUS' ROG PHONE II FEATURES A 120HZ DISPLAY, A NEW SOC, AND A GIANT BATTERY

The ROG Phone 2. It looks a lot like the ROG Phone 1. [credit: Asus ] Asus is still trying to make gaming phones a thing with the release...

With a launch and a hop coming up, SpaceX has a big week ahead

WITH A LAUNCH AND A HOP COMING UP, SPACEX HAS A BIG WEEK AHEAD

SpaceX has been assembling a Starship prototype in South Texas. This gallery highlights a recent static fire test. [credit: Trevor...

 
 
 
AMD says Nvidia fell for its pricing trap

AMD SAYS NVIDIA FELL FOR ITS PRICING TRAP

Enlarge / AMD's Scott Herkelman explains to HotHardware how he "jebaited" Nvidia. Earlier this month, AMD Radeon VP Scott Herkelman...

Silicon LED created by buzzing surface with high-speed electrons 

SILICON LED CREATED BY BUZZING SURFACE WITH HIGH-SPEED ELECTRONS 

Enlarge / If only controlling electron behavior was as easy as building atom illustrations out of children's toys... A long time ago,...

 
 
 
Equifax to pay $575M for data breach, promises to protect data next time

EQUIFAX TO PAY $575M FOR DATA BREACH, PROMISES TO PROTECT DATA NEXT TIME

Enlarge / Now you can get six of these for free every year until 2027. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado | Getty Images) Equifax, the...

Google pays $11 million to settle 227 age discrimination claims

GOOGLE PAYS $11 MILLION TO SETTLE 227 AGE DISCRIMINATION CLAIMS

Enlarge / Google's Mountain View campus in 2019. Google will pay $11 million to settle the claims of 227 people who say they were...

 
 
 
The Lincoln Aviator uses cameras to read the road, smooth out big potholes

THE LINCOLN AVIATOR USES CAMERAS TO READ THE ROAD, SMOOTH OUT BIG POTHOLES

When the Lincoln Aviator goes on sale later this year, it will be one of the first ever vehicles to have predictive adaptive suspension....

India has launched an ambitious mission to the Moon

INDIA HAS LAUNCHED AN AMBITIOUS MISSION TO THE MOON

Enlarge / India's GSLV Mark III rocket is seen on the launch pad with its lunar payload. On Monday, an Indian rocket launched a spacecraft...

 
 
 
“Rum and Ginger” everywhere-how intellectual property plays out at the bar

“RUM AND GINGER” EVERYWHERE-HOW INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PLAYS OUT AT THE BAR

Enlarge / Welcome to the conference, this is the 10am panel. Can we interest you in a Dark 'n' Stormy®? NEW ORLEANS-Anyone who fancies...

Amazon warns customers: Those supplements might be fake

AMAZON WARNS CUSTOMERS: THOSE SUPPLEMENTS MIGHT BE FAKE

Enlarge On the second evening of Prime Day , Amazon's annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that...

 
 
 



Galaxy Watch Active2 apparently replacing the rotating bezel with a touch sensor

Galaxy Watch Active2 apparently replacing the rotating bezel with a touch sensor

One of the most attractive parts of Samsung's smartwatches in recent years was the signature rotating bezel for navigation. However, the Galaxy Watch Active which debuted... Read more ...

9to5Google Daily 272: Google buying face data for $5 worth of Amazon vouchers

9to5Google Daily 272: Google buying face data for $5 worth of Amazon vouchers

Listen to a recap of all the top 9to5Google stories of the day. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play , iTunes and Apple's Podcasts app , Stitcher , or through our... Read more ...

Latest Galaxy Note 10 leaks confirms specs, S-Pen features, cameras, release...

Latest Galaxy Note 10 leaks confirms specs, S-Pen features, cameras, release date

We're only a couple of weeks away from the debut of the Galaxy Note 10, and this morning, a massive leak has revealed or confirmed the specs, cameras, and just about everything... Read more ...

16-inch MacBook Pro rumored to launch in October with ~$3000 starting price

16-inch MacBook Pro rumored to launch in October with ~$3000 starting price

Apple's rumored 16-inch MacBook Pro could launch in October, according to a new supply chain report from the Economic Daily News. The report also says that Apple will release... Read more ...

LG Watch W7 smartwatch hits $200, Anker accessory sale from $10, and more

LG Watch W7 smartwatch hits $200, Anker accessory sale from $10, and more

LG's Watch W7 Wear OS hybrid smartwatch is down to $200 , Anker discounts Qi chargers, dash cam, more from $10 , and Samsung Galaxy S10e for $10 per month. Hit the jump for... Read more ...

Apple to release three ‘iPhone 11' models this fall, including A13 chip, new...

Apple to release three ‘iPhone 11' models this fall, including A13 chip, new Taptic Engine, more

Similar to last year's introduction of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR, Apple will release three new ‘iPhone 11' models this fall. The new iPhones will feature the... Read more ...

3 Troubling Trends We See in iOS Email Apps

3 Troubling Trends We See in iOS Email Apps

Being the developer of a third-party email client on iOS isn't easy. For one thing, Apple ships a perfectly capable email app that comes pre-installed on every device. It can... Read more ...

Industrial automation startup Fetch Robotics raises $46 million

Industrial automation startup Fetch Robotics raises $46 million

Silicon Valley industrial robotics startup Fetch Robotics has raised $46 million in a series C round of funding led by Fort Ross Ventures. Read more ...

Apple poised to acquire Intel's smartphone modem business: report

Apple poised to acquire Intel's smartphone modem business: report

Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook. (credit: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Apple is in the final stages of negotiations to buy the bulk of Intel's modem chip... Read more ...

Android 9 Pie update reportedly coming to the 2017 NVIDIA Shield TV

Android 9 Pie update reportedly coming to the 2017 NVIDIA Shield TV

It appears that NVIDIA plans to update the Shield TV to Android 9 Pie at some point this year. Most iterations of the Android TV set-top box are stuck on Android Oreo for the... Read more ...