An anonymous reader shares a report: When most people think of 5G, they’re envisioning an ultra-fast, high-bandwidth connection that lets you download seasons of your favorite shows in minutes. But 5G’s possibilities go way beyond that, potentially reinventing how we watch video, and opening up a mess of privacy uncertainties. “Right now you make a […]
The China-based phone giant just one-upped Apple and Samsung with some seriously impressive new tech.
In his tweet, the Tesla CEO dubbed the agency “the Shortseller Enrichment Commission.”
Valentina Palladino In unveiling its new leather-covered Spectre Folio, HP claimed that it was “reinventing” the PC. At the risk of being called cynical, I must confess to rolling my eyes somewhat at HP’s grandeur. My skepticism was confirmed when we saw what HP had actually built: it’s a new take on the two-in-one convertible, […]
Enlarge (credit: Google Android) OnePlus continues its trend of getting better and better at updates. Earlier this year, it finally released a formalized update plan for its devices, and now it’s releasing one of its fastest device updates in recent memory. The OnePlus 6 is being updated to Android 9 Pie. This release comes just […]
Enlarge / Lactobacillus acidophilus and L. casei cultured from a commercial probiotic food gel sold in health food stores. (credit: Getty | Scimat) There’s a pungent cloud of hype and hope around probiotics—and researchers have long tried to clear the air about what the bowel-blasting products can ( and mostly can’t) do. Now, a new […]
Despite its bargain price, buyers get a ton of standard features for their money.
The official release of version 3 of Linux Mint Debian Edition hit the download servers at summer’s end, offering a subtle alternative to the distro’s Ubuntu-based counterpart. Codenamed “Cindy,” the new version of LMDE is based on Debian 9 Stretch and features the Cinnamon desktop environment. Its release creates an unusual situation in the world […]
Enlarge / Drink with caution. (credit: Getty | Yoko Inoue) Students returning to school in Detroit next week will find their water fountains entirely shut off over concerns of elevated lead and copper levels—something that federal lawmakers say is part of a “disturbing and unacceptable” nationwide issue. The decision to shut off the drinking water […]