Tesla Megapack battery fire is ‘completely managed,’ shelter-in-place advisory raised

Tesla Megapack battery fire is ‘completely managed,’ shelter-in-place advisory raised

A Tesla Megapack battery caught fire this morning at the local utility company PG&E’s Elkhorn Battery Storage facility in Monterey County, California, as reported by local news stations KSBW Action News 8 and KRON4. The fire started at around 1:30AM this morning, according to PG&E’s operations comm manager, Jeff Smith. No injuries were reported at…
Jerk banners state among their own scammed them for betting cash

Jerk banners state among their own scammed them for betting cash

Several prominent Twitch streamers, including HasanAbi, are calling out fellow streamer ItsSliker after he allegedly scammed them out of money to fuel what he describes as a gambling addiction. Over the weekend, streamers took to Twitch and Twitter, sharing voice messages, videos, and DMs in which the UK-based streamer begged them for money. He used…
GTA 6 gameplay leakages online in 90 videos

GTA 6 gameplay leakages online in 90 videos

Footage of Grand Theft Auto VI, Rockstar’s next entry in its open-world franchise, has leaked online. PC Gamer reports that a user on the GTA Forums has posted a 3GB file full of 90 videos of GTA VI footage. It’s not exactly clear how the footage was obtained, but the “teapotuberhacker” poster claims to be…
Apple is too stringent with copy and paste in iOS 16

Apple is too stringent with copy and paste in iOS 16

In my time using iOS 16 so far, I’ve generally been very pleased with the new features and improvements. The customizable lock screen is fun. Removing the background of images just by holding down on a picture’s subject still hasn’t gotten old. But only a few days after the new software rolled out, I’ve already…
Intel simply dripped its 13th Gen processor specifications

Intel simply dripped its 13th Gen processor specifications

Skip to main content / Intel’s website matches leaked specs Sep 13, 2022, 9:18 AM UTC| Illustration by Alex Castro / The VergeIntel has accidentally published the specifications for its 13th Gen Raptor Lake processors. A day after confirming an upcoming 13th Gen CPU will run at 6GHz at stock, Intel published and quickly deleted…
‘Quest Pro’ video reveals Meta’s next VR headset a month prior to its launch occasion

‘Quest Pro’ video reveals Meta’s next VR headset a month prior to its launch...

Images and, later, a video of a “Meta Quest Pro” virtual reality (VR) headset surfaced online, posted on Facebook by Ramiro Cardenas, who claims the device was left in a hotel room (Thanks, Peter! via Reddit). The device shown resembles the Project Cambria headset Meta has been publicly teasing since late last year and looks…
The Mandalorian season 3 teaser trailer gathers all of our old pals

The Mandalorian season 3 teaser trailer gathers all of our old pals

Disney showed off a teaser trailer for the third season of The Mandalorian at its D23 event on Saturday. While we don’t have an exact date for when the series will arrive on Disney Plus, the streamer previously said it will premiere in February 2023. This is our first glimpse at the show’s upcoming third…
The iPhone 14 Pro’s always-on display screen, described

The iPhone 14 Pro’s always-on display screen, described

So, it finally happened. The iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max got an always-on display. If you’ve used a modern Android phone, you probably have experience with always-on screens — and need no convincing of why they’re a handy feature — but this is a new thing in iPhone world. And Apple, of…
Tim Cook states ‘purchase your mommy an iPhone’ if you wish to end green bubbles

Tim Cook states ‘purchase your mommy an iPhone’ if you wish to end green...

Apple CEO Tim Cook dismissed the idea of adopting RCS messaging to put an end to the green bubbles that surround messages when iPhone users text someone on an Android device. “I don’t hear our users asking that we put a lot of energy in on that at this point,” Cook said when asked how…
The very best Sonos speaker and soundbar offers

The very best Sonos speaker and soundbar offers

Most would agree that Sonos offers some of the best speakers and soundbars currently available. That’s because Sonos makes speakers that — more often than not — boast great sound quality, support for all the major streaming platforms, and simple multi-room functionality. Unfortunately, however, those perks often come at a high price. Sonos products aren’t…