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Airbus just flew its incredibly bizarre BelugaXL for the first time, and it looks amazing

I have a bit of a thing for big, weird planes. The Airbus Super Guppy is one of my all-time favorite things ever, so when I heard that Airbus had a …

TestFlight

Tile’s most popular Bluetooth trackers are just $11 each today

The Tile Slim and Tile Mate are by far the company’s most popular Bluetooth tracking tags, but they’re also quite pricey. It’s great to not have to …

Tech Trends

NASA may have just caught a nearby star eating an entire planet

Planetary systems aren’t just born overnight. When stars form and begin pulling debris into their orbit, some of that material eventually clumps up …

Universe

Complete Fortnite’s birthday challenges and get free cosmetics

Believe it or not, it’s been a whole year since <i>Fortnite</i> burst on to the scene and became the biggest video game on the planet. To celebrate the …

Gaming Industry

This could be another Cambridge Analytica for Facebook, not that anyone’s surprised

Well, here we go again. Facebook has suspended the Boston-based data analytics firm Crimson Hexagon from accessing its platform — a firm that, hoo …

Social Media

These multicolor LED smart bulbs work with Alexa and only cost $13

Multicolor Philips Hue bulbs are awesome but they’re just so expensive. Standard A19 multicolor bulbs from Philips Hue cost about $50. Fifty dollars! …

Smart Homes

Samsung continues to mock Apple’s ‘courage’ in three new commercials

As Galaxy S9 sales continue to fall precipitously, Samsung is looking for ways to attract a larger audience. And while it may be the oldest trick in …

Apple Store

McDonald’s salads tainted with poop have now infected 163 people in 10 states

The entire concept of McDonald’s serving salad has always seemed wrong and unnatural, but now you have a health reason to only ever eat Big Macs: 163 …

McDonald's

This first ‘Better Call Saul’ season 4 trailer is a dark, twisted, menacing thing of beauty

“Do you know why God made snakes before he made lawyers?” cracks Jimmy McGill in the season four trailer for <i>Better Call Saul,</i> the new season of which …

TV

6 paid iPhone apps on sale for free on July 20th

It’s a beautiful summer Friday here in New York City, so what better way to celebrate than with a collection of new apps which are totally free to …

Apps

Ex-NASA engineer build’s world’s largest Super Soaker, and it’s ‘basically a bomb’

We’re right in the heart of summer, which means getting sprayed down with a water gun sounds like a pretty nice way to spend an afternoon. That is, …

Swimming Pools

Get three non-stick pans for only $18 today on Amazon

When is the last time you bought a new set of pans? Seriously, walk over to your kitchen and take a look at your crummy old frying pans. They’re all …

Amazon

Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter actually want to make it easier for you to switch services

It was always harder than it needs to be for the average person to transfer, say, photos between Facebook and Google Photos, what with having to …

Google Photos

Forget the myth about iPhones being more reliable than Android

Among all the mythical ways that iPhones are supposedly better than Samsung or LG’s products, one of the most pervasive is that the iPhones “just …

Mobile

Prime Day’s best-selling sous vide cooker is still on sale close to its Prime Day price

There were a few different sous vide cookers on sale for Prime Day earlier this week, but the most popular one among our readers was the Anova …

Sous

The massive dust storm on Mars has completely changed how the planet looks

Remember that giant, planet-wide dust storm that sprung up on Mars in late May? Yeah, well, it’s still going on. Initially thought to be a pretty …

Dust Storms

Benedict Cumberbatch is thrilled about how ‘Infinity War’ sets up ‘Avengers 4’

We’ve had three Marvel movies this year, which means we have plenty of waiting to do until the next one — that’s <i>Captain Marvel</i> on March 8th, in case …

Marvel Universe

Futuristic system uses nothing but Wi-Fi waves to detect motion anywhere in your home

Home security camera systems are all the rage right now, but they never give you 100% coverage. It would obviously be hugely inappropriate to install …

Home Automation

New leak gives us our best look yet at a Galaxy Note 9 prototype

The Galaxy Note 9 is just a few short weeks away, but there aren’t likely to be any surprises left. When it comes to specs, the Note 9 will pack the …

Phones

I am bored of Verizon constantly sweeping the JD Power awards

Testing which wireless network is the “best” is not a simple process, as we’ve covered before. There’s a handful of different testing companies that …

Telecoms

How to spend as little as possible when you finally cut the cord

If you’ve finally made the decision to pull the trigger and cut the cord, you[re undoubtedly looking forward to saving a ton of money every month …

Tech Trends

Will self-driving cars change how car insurance works?

Spurred on by Tesla and Google, most auto manufacturers today are actively researching and developing advanced self-driving car technologies. And …

Auto Insurance

Nintendo discusses the possibility of a demo for ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’

<i>Super Smash Bros. Ultimate</i> is without a doubt one of the most anticipated games of the holiday season. Featuring every character that has ever …

Retrogaming

Today’s best deals: Sous vide cooker, Instant Pot, Philips Hue, wireless headphones, pillows, more

It has been quite a week for deals and discounts, and that’s putting it mildly. Prime Day was a huge success despite some early hiccups with Amazon’s …

Sous

Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the first time

Microsoft has transformed itself into a lean, mean, cash-generation machine.<p>The release of fourth quarter earnings Thursday from the computing giant …

Windows 10

Galaxy S10 tipped to have an even bigger screen than the Galaxy S9

You might not remember them now, but early Galaxy S9 rumors claimed that the phone would have significantly smaller bezels compared to the Galaxy S8, …

Phones

Meet the $40 wireless keyboard you never need to charge

Imagine having all the convenience of a wireless keyboard and the top-notch typing experience of a Logitech keyboard without ever having to worry …

Tech Trends

Will the Galaxy X kill Samsung’s iconic Galaxy Note phones?

The Galaxy Note 9 is coming soon, but the Galaxy Note 9 is not exciting enough. At least, that’s what smartphone buyers continually looking for a …

Galaxy Note

Trump slams EU’s Google fine just as his critics make him an ‘idiot’ on Google

The European Union hit Google with a new record fine earlier this week. The EU says Google has to pay $5 billion for abusing its dominant position in …

Donald Trump

Tyrannosaurus rex was a big meanie, so this newly discovered dinosaur wore plenty of armor

Living in the Cretaceous period would have been pretty darn dangerous for pretty much any animal. Dinosaurs were out in full force, and massive …

Dinosaurs