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  • Report: Apple’s first AR/VR headset faces delays  Ars TechnicaReport: Apple’s VR Headset Delayed to 2023 Amid Development Challenges  Road to VRApple's AR/VR headset reportedly delayed until 2023, target price revealed – comments  GSMArena.comApple's new VR/AR headset risks being delayed until 2023  The Star OnlineWhy Apple's Delay In Launching A Much-Awaited AR/VR Headset Makes Sense: Analyst – Benzinga  BenzingaView Full Coverage […]
  • Helioptile makes their debut in Pokémon Go's Power Plant event with Team Rocket likely on the way  GamepurPokemon Go Will Add New Pokemon This Week  ComicBook.comHelioptile and Heliolisk make their Pokémon Go debut in new Power Plant event  Dot EsportsHelioptile Arrives In Pokémon GO For Power Plant Event  Bleeding Cool NewsPokémon GO Teases “A Bad Feeling” For Next Week  Bleeding […]
  • Google wants to make it easier for you to send yourself files  Ars TechnicaNearby Share for Chrome OS will soon let you send things to yourself across devices  Chrome UnboxedView Full Coverage on Google News
  • Google just borked Assistant's white noise ambient sound, and people are angry  Android PoliceGoogle changed the Assistant's white noise sound, and many aren't happy about it  The VergeGoogle changes the white noise sound on Nest Hub, Assistant speakers & people are upset  9to5GoogleGoogle Changes White Noise Sound on Nest Hub and Users are Not Pleased  Tech TimesView Full Coverage […]
  • Awesome Games Done Quick 2022 Breaks Record For Money Raised  Nintendo LifeAGDQ 2022 Raises Record $3.4 Million For Charity  KotakuAGDQ 2022 has smashed its previous record by raising over $3.4 million  GamepurAwesome Games Done Quick speedrun raises $3.4 million for charity  The Verge10 Best Speedruns of AGDQ 2022  TwinfiniteView Full Coverage on Google News

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  • Since July, 37 Activision Blizzard employees have been fired or forced out and another 44 have been disciplined as the company attempts to address accusations of harassment and misconduct, a spokesperson told The Wall Street Journal. In October, the company said more than 20 people had departed and at least another 20 had been disciplined.The […]
  • The airline industry claims a “catastrophic” event could unfold on Wednesday when AT&T and Verizon activate their new C-Band 5G networks. In a letter obtained by Reuters, the CEOs of several prominent passenger and cargo airlines, including Delta, United and Southwest, warn interference from 5G cell towers could affect the sensitive safety equipment on their […]
  • Were she still alive, Betty White would be celebrating her 100th birthday today. In honor of that occasion, Google is celebrating the actor's life. Type White's full name into the company's search engine and you'll be treated to a special graphic. "Thank you for being a friend," the tribute reads, referencing White's most famous role, […]
  • If you’ve been patiently waiting to pick up the new iMac, now is your chance to do so at a discount. Amazon has reduced the cost of the 8-core GPU model to $1,399, down from $1,499. That’s a price that matches the previous all-time low the retailer established for Apple’s latest all-in-one computer back in […]
  • If you've been waiting for a decent deal on an Apple Watch Series 7, now might be the time to take the leap. You can get up to $60 (as much as 15 percent) off the smartwatch at Amazon at the minute. The biggest discounts are on the green versions of both the GPS and […]

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  • Integration in software and apps is usually a good thing, but there are times with it becomes annoying. iPhone’s and iPad’s Shared with You feature for apps like Messages, Safari, and Photos can be just that.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›
  • Have you noticed the trend of people posting grid-like emoji on Twitter with the hashtag #wordle? It’s the latest time-waster to have gone viral. Here’s what it’s all about and how you can play, too.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›
  • It’s the beginning of a new year so of course, rumors are starting to swirl about what the newest iPhone might look like. And what’s the one feature that everyone will be the most curious about? The camera notch … or in the case of this rumor, the lack thereof.Read This Article on Review Geek […]
  • If your work position, company, or any other details that you display in your email signature has changed, you will want to change your signature in your Gmail account to reflect that. It’s easy to do so and we’ll show you how.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›
  • If you’d like to take a screenshot or record a video on your Sony PlayStation 5, you can capture exactly what’s happening on your PS5’s screen using your controller. Here’s how.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

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  • Social media platforms from TikTok to Twitter charge you nothing to use their services, except for, well, everything there is to know about you. Part of the strategy in that data collection comes from algorithms, which decide what kind of content to show you based on your past usage. Don’t make their data harvesting…Read more…
  • We’re not even three weeks into 2022, but there’s already plenty to be angry about. In fact, that’s been the case for a long time now—especially during the last two years of living through a global pandemic. Read more…
  • Buying a home is always stressful. Whether it’s your first home and you spent the last decade eating wish sandwiches in order to cobble together the down payment or a dream retirement house, the process is a rollercoaster ride of surprise costs, stressful road bumps, and endless paperwork (somehow still involving the…Read more…
  • It’s cliche to say that letter-writing is a “lost art,” but try to think of the last time you sat down and wrote a personal letter. Nothing to do with business or networking—an actual letter to another person in your life for the purpose of communicating information, messages, and checking in. For most of us, […]
  • TikTok is getting a new feature that looks a bit like one we’re all familiar with. The “retweet” feature has been a staple of Twitter since the button was added in 2009. Now, TikTok is beta testing a new “repost” feature that many are calling the app’s retweet.Read more…

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  • New submitter Ol Olsoc writes: "When the Mozilla Foundation took to Twitter on New Year's Eve to announce it was going to begin accepting cryptocurrency donations, it likely didn't think about potential blowback from one of its founders, but that's what it got," reports TechRepublic. "In response, Mozilla has said it's pausing cryptocurrency donations." Wikipedia […]
  • Google is tweaking the Nearby Share feature to allow users to share files to their own devices. The new feature called 'Self Share' is now under development. Dinsan Francis writes via Chrome Story: Google recently launched a new feature called Nearby Share. Similar to Apple's AirDrop, Nearby Share allows users to send files to devices […]
  • A fourth dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was insufficient to prevent infection with the omicron variant of Covid-19, according to preliminary data from a trial in Israel released Monday. Bloomberg reports: Two weeks after the start of the trial of 154 medical personnel at the Sheba Medical Center in Tel Aviv, researchers found the vaccine […]
  • An anonymous reader quotes a report from TorrentFreak: Over the past few years we have seen copyright holders take several ISPs to court, accusing them of failing to disconnect repeat copyright infringers. These lawsuits have expanded recently, with VPN providers and hosting companies as the main targets. The VPN lawsuits are filed by a group […]
  • Android 12 is one of the platform's most ambitious updates in recent history, bringing a major design overhaul to every corner of the operating system. It has also been one of the rockiest Android OS launches in the past few years. From a report: Both Samsung and OnePlus paused the rollout of their stable Android […]

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