Technology

Steve April 16, 2021

(NewsNation Now) — Twitter apparently went down for thousands of users Friday night. According to the website, downdetector.com, at least 72,000 users reported issues accessing the site. Problems were first reported at approximately 7:46 ET. Downdetector tracks outages by collating status reports from a series of sources, including user-submitted errors on its platform. Twitter has […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Surprisingly, the Windows 10 Photos app isn’t bad, though it is excruciating slow at times. It’s not the most robust app for managing your photos, but it does handle basic albums and editing. But it’s not the only option available – both free and premium Windows 10 photo viewer alternatives help change the built-in experience […]

Steve April 16, 2021

If you’re looking to provide more security inside or outside your home, this is a great place to start. With the Ring Stick Up Cam with Echo Show 5, you get both the camera that keeps watch over your home indoors or outdoors 24/7 and an Echo Show 5, where you can easily display your […]

Steve April 16, 2021

NASA has awarded a $2.89 billion contract to SpaceX to continue developing a commercial human lander that will deliver the next two American astronauts to the lunar surface. Under current plans, the Space Launch System and Orion spacecraft will take astronauts to Lunar orbit where two of the up to four crew members would transfer […]

Steve April 16, 2021

The Innovation Ultimatum: How six strategic technologies will reshape every business in the 2020s ($17.00 Value) eBook FREE for a limited time. Offer ends on April 28. Prepares leaders for the 2020s–an accessible guide to the key technologies that will reshape business in the coming decade. Most businesses identify six key digital technologies—artificial intelligence (AI), […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Do you want to try out the latest GNOME 40 in openSUSE? This is how you can try it right now. I hope you are already aware of the revamped GNOME desktop environment announcement a while back. GNOME team introduces a completely changed GNOME desktop with a new versioning scheme as GNOME 40. With this […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Posted April 16, 2021 by Tom Lombardo & filed under Newswire, The Tech. A team of researchers led by MIT Professor Ju Li has found an electrolyte that overcomes the problems associated with metal electrodes, which could result in batteries with longer lifespans and more energy storage capacity. The research was reported in the journal […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Posted April 16, 2021 by Charles Morris & filed under Newswire, The Vehicles. Now there’s yet another reason to visit the stunningly beautiful Atlantic island of Bermuda. The local government has approved the purchase of 30 electric buses to replace aged diesel buses, the first step in a multiyear strategy to fully electrify the public […]

Steve April 16, 2021

This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including the Tesla Semi service program, Audi e-tron Q4, Mercedes-Benz EQS, and more. The show is back live every Friday at 4 p.m. ET on Electrek’s YouTube channel. As a reminder, we’ll have an accompanying post, like […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Mercedes-Benz announced today the upcoming EQB compact SUV with seven seats, and it will be coming to the US next year. Just a day after unveiling the EQS, the German automaker is already turning our attention to an upcoming new electric vehicle to be unveiled on Sunday: “Mercedes-EQ will unveil the all-electric compact EQB SUV […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Today only, as part of its Special Buy of the Day, Home Depot is offering a selection of solar-powered gear on sale from $16. Free shipping is available on orders of $45 or more, or you can opt for in-store pickup to side-step the delivery fee. Our favorite deal here is the Nature Power 110W […]

Steve April 16, 2021

Today, a new version of Microsoft Edge for Android, from the Canary channel, was spotted on the Google Play Store. This release follows up on a promise Microsoft made a few weeks ago during its spring Ignite event, where it said it would be unifying the codebase for Edge across the desktop and mobile versions. […]

Steve April 16, 2021

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Steve April 16, 2021

Like many people, I’ve been exploring lots of new TV shows during the pandemic. I recently discovered a British game show called Countdown, where contestants play two types of games: a words game, where they try to make the longest word out of a jumble of letters, and a numbers game, where they calculate a […]