Conserve 60%off this vital travel power bank

Conserve 60%off this vital travel power bank

Image: StackCommerce We all feel a bit beholden to our devices from time to time, which is why it’s so frustrating when they run out of power when we need them the most. You definitely don’t want to be caught without power when you’re traveling, so take advantage of this limited-time deal on this 4-in-1 Compact 6,000mAh Travel…
Google is significantly relying on resellers as it carries out the biggest round of layoffs in its history

Google is significantly relying on resellers as it carries out the biggest round of...

Alphabet today has confirmed that it plans to cut 12,000 jobs, reportedly the largest round of layoffs in its history, a development that comes as advertisers note a gradual shift in how Google deals with its largest paying customers.The Google parent company ended weeks of speculation with confirmation of the job losses, amounting to 6%…
How to link your AirPods to an iPhone (and almost any other gadget)

How to link your AirPods to an iPhone (and almost any other gadget)

Apple's AirPods pro. All generation of AirPod and the AirPods pro share the same pairing process. Michael GariffoSo you've got a shiny new pair of AirPods (1st, 2nd, or 3rd gen) or AirPods Pro (1st or 2nd generation). Now you've got to get them paired with your devices to start listening to your favorite music, movies,…
What Mexico’s prepared geoengineering constraints imply for the future of the field

What Mexico’s prepared geoengineering constraints imply for the future of the field

Luke Iseman, previously a director of hardware at Y Combinator and the cofounder of a geoengineering startup, says he added a few grams of sulfur dioxide into a pair of weather balloons and launched them from an unspecified site somewhere on the Mexican peninsula last spring. He says he intended for the balloons to reach…
‘Birth’ is the macabre indie video game silently squashing the convention circuit

‘Birth’ is the macabre indie video game silently squashing the convention circuit

Madison Karrh’s booth at Summer Game Fest 2022 was on the far right side of the demo area, hugging a wall at the front of the small industrial space in downtown Los Angeles. Her game, Birth, was one of the first projects you’d see after grabbing a swag bag, but it was easy to overlook…
Buying PC parts in 2023: The practical guide (feat. Oz Talks Hardware)

Buying PC parts in 2023: The practical guide (feat. Oz Talks Hardware)

Image: Adam Patrick Murray/IDG Let’s be honest: it’s not a great time to build a new desktop. Prices are high on everything, especially the latest and (only sometimes) greatest CPUs and GPUs. If you’re looking for some practical advice on how to find the best hardware at the best prices, we’ve got a special guest…
Research study recommends little numbers of termites can contaminate numerous honey bees

Research study recommends little numbers of termites can contaminate numerous honey bees

Varroa destructor is an ectoparasitic mite that can cause European honey bee colonies to collapse by spreading Deformed wing virus as they feed. A study published in PLOS Pathogens by Zachary Lamas and colleagues at the USDA-ARS and the University of Maryland suggests a relatively small number of mites can contribute to a large number…
Maxed-out Mac Pro loses 98%of its worth with Apple Trade In after costing US$ 52,199 3 years previously

Maxed-out Mac Pro loses 98%of its worth with Apple Trade In after costing US$...

The Mac Pro lost over 98% of its value, or US$51,229, in barely three years. (Image source: Apple/Unsplash - edited)Apple’s ruthless Trade In service has come under the spotlight after a tech journalist discovered that a Mac Pro that cost US$52,199 three years earlier was given a current trade-in value of just US$970. Disconcertingly, the…
‘Shout 6’ Trailer Sees Jenna Ortega on the Run From Ghostface

‘Shout 6’ Trailer Sees Jenna Ortega on the Run From Ghostface

Ghostface is on the prowl in the first full trailer for Scream 6 -- or Scream VI -- a New York City-set slasher starring Wednesday's Jenna Ortega, original Scream star Courtney Cox and others as potential victims.The newest addition to the film franchise that began in 1996 swaps Woodsboro, California, for the Big Apple, where…
A brand-new theory to describe a few of the geochemistry of “hotspots”

A brand-new theory to describe a few of the geochemistry of “hotspots”

Hotspots are plumes of magma that come from deep inside the Earth and erupt at the surface. They are believed to help in the formation of large volcanic islands such as Hawaii and Iceland. These hotspots are popular with geochemical travelers as well. According to a new study from Yale University, natural processes have carried…