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Samuel Axon

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

2021-01-25T23:09:44+00:00
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]

2021-01-25T22:49:46+00:00
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

2021-01-25T20:26:25+00:00
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

2021-01-25T20:15:07+00:00
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

2021-01-25T19:53:48+00:00
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

2021-01-25T18:12:55+00:00
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]

2021-01-25T17:57:49+00:00
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

2021-01-25T17:53:25+00:00
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

2021-01-25T17:06:10+00:00
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

2021-01-25T16:25:40+00:00
Vaccine site listings will show access requirements and appointment info.