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Greta Thunberg Roasts UK Government for Wanting to Drill the North Sea

The UK may greenlight a huge new oil project just months before it hosts a

24 Jun 2021 9:55 pm
Windows 11 will support Android apps through the Amazon Appstore

Although the Windows 11 announcement introduced lots of new and exciting features coming to the new OS later in the year, perhaps the most jaw dropping was native support for Android apps. Users will be able to find and download Android apps directly thro

24 Jun 2021 9:53 pm
Nancy Pelosi reportedly confirms Tim Cook called her about antitrust legislation

She apparently told the Apple CEO that Congress will take his views into consideration as it works its will.

24 Jun 2021 9:52 pm
Windows 11 live event: Everything Microsoft announced

The tech giant is making Windows 11 work with as many apps and devices as possible, including Xbox technology, Android apps and more.

24 Jun 2021 9:49 pm
Microsoft unveils new Microsoft Store for Windows 11; let's developers keep all the money

The new app store will allow developers to bring any app to the store. They'll also be able to use a third-party commerce engine, and Microsoft's allowing them to keep 100% of the revenue.

24 Jun 2021 9:48 pm
Jio to partner with Google Cloud For 5G services in India

With this partnership, Reliance hopes to accelerate digital services in the health and education industry in the country

24 Jun 2021 9:46 pm
Windows 11 will make Microsoft Teams impossible to ignore

Microsoft Teams will be at the heart of the new Windows 11 operating system.

24 Jun 2021 9:43 pm
California's Megadrought Is Making Water Taste Like Ass

Algae blooms spurred by drought and heat are to blame.

24 Jun 2021 9:40 pm
Windows 11 will be a free upgrade for Windows 10 users

Today Microsoft took the wraps off what we can expect from its new operating system and it's a lot. You can see what's coming here. The first builds of the new Windows 11 will begin making their way to Windows Insiders from next week, although it

24 Jun 2021 9:39 pm
Windows 11 will bring native Android apps to the Microsoft OS

Microsoft has announced during the Windows 11reveal that the new OS will natively support Android apps.

24 Jun 2021 9:39 pm
Hyundais 2022 Tucson Hybrid is a charming and efficient crossover

There's a lot to like about this 38 mpg crossover, which starts at under $30,000.

24 Jun 2021 5:43 pm
Ransomware, data breach, cyberattack: What do they have to do with your personal information, and how worried should you be?

Credit bureau Equifax announced in 2017 that the personal information of 143 million Americans about three-quarters of all adults had been exposed in a major data breach. AP Photo/Mike Stewart The headlines are filled with news about ransomware attacks ty

24 Jun 2021 5:41 pm
The behind-the-scenes people and organizations connecting science and decision-making

Listening to science is a lot easier for politicians when behind-the-scenes intermediaries are there to help. Morsa Images/DigitalVision via Getty Images The role of science in society has never been more important. Scientific perspectives are critical fo

24 Jun 2021 5:41 pm
Vivo V21e 5G smartphone launched in India with MediaTek Dimensity 700

Vivo has launched the 5G variants of the V21e smartphone in India which have been priced starting at Rs 24,990 and will come with MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC.

24 Jun 2021 5:37 pm
Amazon Prime Day 2021 proved lucrative for SMBs everywhere

Small and medium-sized businesses benefited from bumper sales during Amazon Prime Day event.

24 Jun 2021 5:32 pm
Halo Infinite multiplayer reveal was a massive win for 343 Industries and players alike

Halo Infinite has big armored boots to fill but everything shown this summer inspires confidence.

24 Jun 2021 5:30 pm
Amazon vet Dorothy Li joins trucking startup Convoy as CTO, says company is at 'inflection point'

Dorothy Li, a 23-year Amazon vet who helped the tech giant launch everything from the Kindle to its Prime membership program, is the latest experienced executive to join Convoy's leadership team. The Seattle startup today named Li its new chief techno

24 Jun 2021 5:30 pm
The present is virtual, the future should be too

Containers are visitors from hyperscale-land. They should respect your ways when you invite them in

24 Jun 2021 5:30 pm
Inside Wikipedia's endless war over the coronavirus lab leak theory

Building a better encyclopedia requires consensus and neutrality but behind the scenes, editors wrangle with the pandemic's most contentious question.

24 Jun 2021 5:30 pm
APR vs. interest rate: What are the differences?

Though sometimes used interchangeably, they're not the same -- and the differences can significantly impact your bottom line.

24 Jun 2021 5:30 pm
This astronaut cheered his national soccer team from space

Staying in space 250 miles above Earth doesn't mean you can't enjoy live sports games, as French astronaut Thomas Pesquet showed this week.

24 Jun 2021 1:45 pm
Microsoft issues fix for high-pitched noise in Windows 10

Ahead of today's announcement about Windows 11, Microsoft has issued a fix for yet another problem with Windows 10. Earlier in the week, the company released a preview of the KB5003690 update, which primarily boosts game performance and fixes blurry t

24 Jun 2021 1:35 pm
Realme 32-inch Full HD smart TV launched for Rs 18,999

This Realme smart TV 32-inch smart TV comes with a Full HD resolution, 24W quad-speaker setup, and runs on Android 9 TV OS.

24 Jun 2021 1:30 pm
Aliens could have already spotted Earth from over 2,000 different star systems

Location, location, location. It matters whether you're looking for a house -- or for humans.

24 Jun 2021 1:30 pm
Breaking Down the USB Keyboard Interface with Old-Fashioned Pen and Paper

What is better for gaming, old PS/2 style keyboards, or modern USB devices? [Ben Eater] sets out to answer this question, but along the way he ends up breaking down the entire USB keyboard interface...

24 Jun 2021 1:30 pm
Matt Gaetz Deletes Tweet Saying FBI Should be Defunded; To be Charged by July

Matt Gaetz deleted his tweet, saying that the FBI should be defunded. The representative is under investigation, and charges might come as early as July.

24 Jun 2021 1:28 pm
Jeff Bezos' 2021 Space Odyssey a Risk Too Far for Insurers

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, a lifelong space enthusiast, has been vying with Elon Musk and Richard Branson to become the first billionaire to fly beyond the Earth's atmosphere.

24 Jun 2021 1:19 pm
Carro launches AI-driven insurance and maintenance plan for drivers

The insurance plan will also provide coverage for all licensed drivers, regardless of age and driving experience, with no excess fees.

24 Jun 2021 1:17 pm
John McAfee, software pioneer turned fugitive, dead at 75

John McAfee, the outlandish security software pioneer who tried to live life as a hedonistic outsider while running from a host of legal troubles, was found dead in his jail cell near Barcelona on...

24 Jun 2021 9:31 am
HTC Vive Focus 3 hands-on: The future of VR beyond Oculus Quest 2

An expensive professional headset shows where Facebook could build out its Quest Pro.

24 Jun 2021 9:31 am
Finding a second Earth in the Milky Way may be more difficult than we thought

Life on other potentially habitable worlds might not receive enough light to sustain a thriving biosphere.

24 Jun 2021 9:30 am
'Marvel's Avengers' To Feature Captain America's Final 'Endgame' Outfit on Patch 1.8b, Alongside Cosmic Threat Event

Cue MCU Avengers theme music and get goosebumps while playing with Cap's Endgame uniform.

24 Jun 2021 9:13 am
Spielberg's Production Company Inks Multi-Film Deal With Netflix, I Guess To Win A Bunch Of Emmys Instead Of Oscars

Way back in the ancient history of 2019, famed director Steven Spielberg became something of the front man for the aging Hollywood crowd that sees streaming services as somehow deficient when he announced plans to push the Academy to disallow Oscar nomina

24 Jun 2021 9:02 am
Monster comet discovered falling toward the sun may be biggest ever

Bigger than a normal space rock but smaller than a planet.

24 Jun 2021 8:52 am
'Dota 2' Nemestice Event Battle Pass Introduces Spectre Arcana--Here Are the Full Details According to Valve

'Dota 2 Nemestice Battle Pass is now available. What's waiting for you besides the new Spectre Arcana?

24 Jun 2021 8:50 am
Senate Confirms Robin Carnahan to Lead GSA

She worked for the agency during the previous administration.

24 Jun 2021 8:46 am
Hmlet launches new housing solution for young Singaporean couples and families

Called Hmlet Nest, the new pet-friendly space will be available in eight conservation shophouses in mid-September.

24 Jun 2021 8:41 am
Music royalty tracking firm Beatdapp used this pitch deck to raise $2.4m in seed funding

The company wants to solve a $4.5 billion pain point in the music industry.

24 Jun 2021 8:30 am
YouTube Wins Lawsuit in EU Court About Copyrights, Not Liable for Illegal Uploads of Users

Bullet dodged by the streaming media, especially as it was not ruled liable for copyright uploads.

24 Jun 2021 5:33 am
5 simple tricks to make your email routine more productive and less of a burden

Email isn't supposed to be a time-sucking, attention-stealing, always-on stress inducer. Here's how to take back control and make your inbox a productivity tool

24 Jun 2021 5:23 am
24 Jun 2021 5:17 am
Apple Says It Needs the App Store In Order to Protect Consumers From Scams

Apple has been busy mounting an impassioned defense against newly-proposed antitrust legislation.

24 Jun 2021 5:06 am
Former Pivotal Software colleagues raise $4.7M for Seattle code remediation startup Moderne

New funding: Moderne landed $4.7 million for its software that helps developers save time by automating code migration and fixes. The Seattle-based company was founded by Olga Kundzich and Jonathan Schneider, former colleagues at Pivotal Software, which w

24 Jun 2021 5:01 am
SingleStore revamps database architecture to drive transaction analytics

SingleStore adds Universal Storage capability to enable IT organizations to rationalize the number of databases required.

24 Jun 2021 4:50 am
M1 iPad Pro should be a true laptop replacement, but it falls short

A meagre update to iPadOS isn't enough to bring the tablet to Mac standards, despite its power.

24 Jun 2021 4:47 am
John McAfee's Wild Ride is Over

John McAfee, the founder of McAfee Associates and pioneer in the antivirus field, was found dead today, June 23, 2021, of an apparent suicide in a Barcelona prison cell.Born in 1945, the term

24 Jun 2021 4:31 am
Warren Ellis' Accusers Respond to His Image Comics Return With Ben Templesmith

The comics and Netflix Castlevania writer, the subject of myriad accusations of sexually predatory behavior last year, has yet to comment.

24 Jun 2021 1:50 am
24 Jun 2021 1:45 am
Microsoft Windows 11 launch: How to watch live here on June 24

The tech giant is planning what it says is the biggest upgrade to Windows in a decade. We'll know more soon.

24 Jun 2021 1:40 am