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Samuel Axon

Not just MagSafe: Apple reminds users not to hold iPhones near pacemakers

In response to iPhone 12 fears, Apple updates support hub with revised guidance.
Timothy B. Lee

Deactivation of Flash may have crippled Chinese railroad for a day [Updated]

Railroad officials were blindsided by the long-scheduled deactivation of Flash.
Jon Brodkin

AT&T may keep majority ownership of DirecTV as it closes in on final deal

It's unclear whether AT&T will maintain operational control of DirecTV.
Jonathan M. Gitlin

Bad news for land-speed record fans as Bloodhound goes up for sale

After testing to 628mph in 2019, the car now needs its rocket engine integrated.
Brittany Murphy

How Final Fantasy VII Remake legitimizes sexuality and gender identity

Over 20 years later, "Cloud in a dress" isn't just treated as a joke.
Samuel Axon

Apple doubles down on Fitness+ with new “Time to Walk” Apple Watch content

Dolly Parton, Shawn Mendes, and more lend their voices to the first episodes.
Eric Berger

SpaceX now set to launch its next Starship prototype Tuesday [Updated]

It's only been about six weeks since SN8 flew.
Beth Mole

“I can’t tell you how much vaccine we have,” new CDC head says

Biden admin officials work to manage expectations on topsy-turvy vaccine rollout.
Jonathan M. Gitlin

The secret to this $5,000 electric motorcycle is a cast aluminum frame

The Sondors Metacycle will have a range of 80 miles and a top speed of 85mph.
Ron Amadeo

Google Maps will soon show COVID vaccine locations

Vaccine site listings will show access requirements and appointment info.