The weekend's best deals: Apple MacBook Air, Resident Evil bundle, and more

THE WEEKEND'S BEST DEALS: APPLE MACBOOK AIR, RESIDENT EVIL BUNDLE, AND MORE

Enlarge It's the weekend, which means it's time for another Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best tech deals from around the...

A little taste of everything that's out there

A LITTLE TASTE OF EVERYTHING THAT'S OUT THERE

Enlarge If the spectacular images from the NASA James Webb Space Telescope have you hankering to learn more about what's Out There-or...

 
 
 
How long will it take to understand long COVID?

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO UNDERSTAND LONG COVID?

Enlarge Rachel Robles contracted COVID in March 2020. The 27-year-old data analyst has not gone a single day without symptoms since....

Poliovirus found in NYC sewage; 14% of children under 5 are unvaccinated

POLIOVIRUS FOUND IN NYC SEWAGE; 14% OF CHILDREN UNDER 5 ARE UNVACCINATED

Enlarge / Transmission electron micrograph of poliovirus type 1. Health officials in New York are ramping up efforts to boost polio...

 
 
 
LG plans to introduce 20-inch OLED panels this year

LG PLANS TO INTRODUCE 20-INCH OLED PANELS THIS YEAR

Enlarge / A promotional image for LG's larger OLED televisions. LG plans to introduce a 20-inch OLED panel by the end of the year,...

How to upgrade to Windows 11, whether your PC is supported or not

HOW TO UPGRADE TO WINDOWS 11, WHETHER YOUR PC IS SUPPORTED OR NOT

Enlarge / You name it, we've tried installing Windows 11 on it. We originally published this install guide for Windows 11 shortly...

 
 
 
Betelgeuse is bouncing back after blowing its top in 2019

BETELGEUSE IS BOUNCING BACK AFTER BLOWING ITS TOP IN 2019

Enlarge / Artist's conception in 2021 provided a close-up of Betelgeuse's irregular surface and its giant, dynamic gas bubbles, with...

Xiaomi clones the Galaxy Fold, makes it 40% thinner, adds a bigger battery

XIAOMI CLONES THE GALAXY FOLD, MAKES IT 40% THINNER, ADDS A BIGGER BATTERY

The Xiaomi Mix Fold 2. Yep, that's thin. [credit: Xiaomi ] If you're disappointed by Samsung's relatively slow progress on foldables,...

 
 
 
US approves Google plan to let political emails bypass Gmail spam filter

US APPROVES GOOGLE PLAN TO LET POLITICAL EMAILS BYPASS GMAIL SPAM FILTER

Enlarge The US Federal Election Commission approved a Google plan on Thursday to let campaign emails bypass Gmail spam filters. The...

Epson's bricked printers highlight the industry's reparability problem

EPSON'S BRICKED PRINTERS HIGHLIGHT THE INDUSTRY'S REPARABILITY PROBLEM

Enlarge Epson printers have had a nasty little issue for years. Some models will abruptly brick, even if they seem to be working fine,...

 
 
 
The Soviet Union once hunted endangered whales to the brink of extinction

THE SOVIET UNION ONCE HUNTED ENDANGERED WHALES TO THE BRINK OF EXTINCTION

Enlarge / Soviet whalers manning mechanized harpoons in 1960. (credit: Marka/Universal Images Group via Getty Images ) Every year,...

Google adds instant cloud-streaming button to web searches for games

GOOGLE ADDS INSTANT CLOUD-STREAMING BUTTON TO WEB SEARCHES FOR GAMES

Enlarge / A good Stadia idea finally comes to Google. The earliest sales pitch for Stadia , the Google streaming service that beams...

 
 
 
Rocket Report: A big deal to keep Cygnus flying; sizing up the methalox race

ROCKET REPORT: A BIG DEAL TO KEEP CYGNUS FLYING; SIZING UP THE METHALOX RACE

Enlarge / India's Small Satellite Launch Vehicle takes flight on Sunday. Welcome to Edition 5.06 of the Rocket Report! The big news...

The best cheap Android phones

THE BEST CHEAP ANDROID PHONES

Enlarge / The camera bar returns but it's a lot shallower than the Pixel 6 version. So you want to buy a cheap Android phone, but...

 
 
 
CDC eases COVID quarantine, distancing advice-in case you still follow those

CDC EASES COVID QUARANTINE, DISTANCING ADVICE-IN CASE YOU STILL FOLLOW THOSE

Enlarge The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its pandemic guidance today, offering slightly looser recommendations...

I'm a security reporter and got fooled by a blatant phish

I'M A SECURITY REPORTER AND GOT FOOLED BY A BLATANT PHISH

Enlarge / This is definitely not a Razer mouse-but you get the idea. There has been a recent flurry of phishing attacks so surgically...

 
 
 
Amazon studio plans lighthearted show of Ring surveillance footage

AMAZON STUDIO PLANS LIGHTHEARTED SHOW OF RING SURVEILLANCE FOOTAGE

Enlarge / Amazon's combining its endless reach with its constant surveillance-but for laughs. For some people, the term "Ring Nation"...

Sauropods had soft foot pads to help support their massive weight

SAUROPODS HAD SOFT FOOT PADS TO HELP SUPPORT THEIR MASSIVE WEIGHT

Enlarge / A 3D paleoreconstruction of a sauropod dinosaur has revealed that the hind feet had a soft tissue pad beneath the "heel,"...

 
 
 
Want a cheaper Sonos subwoofer? You'll have to wait even longer

WANT A CHEAPER SONOS SUBWOOFER? YOU'LL HAVE TO WAIT EVEN LONGER

Enlarge / The current-model Sonos Sub. The Sub Mini would be smaller and have a cylindrical shape. The launch of the Sub Mini-an anticipated...

Disney+ will start showing ads to subscribers who don't start paying more

DISNEY+ WILL START SHOWING ADS TO SUBSCRIBERS WHO DON'T START PAYING MORE

Enlarge Since its launch in 2019 , Disney+ has only slightly jumped in subscription costs for both monthly and annual fees. If active...

 
 
 



Strictly Come Dancing bosses warned of ‘wild' Helen Skelton's language ahead...

Strictly Come Dancing bosses warned of ‘wild' Helen Skelton's language ahead of her debut

Helen Skelton could have Strictly Come Dancing bosses panicking Strictly Come Dancing bosses will have to have censors at the ready when Helen Skelton appears on screen as she... Read more ...

Concern growing for missing Scots pensioner last seen walking near Cathedral

Concern growing for missing Scots pensioner last seen walking near Cathedral

Carolyn Taylor, 68, was last seen at around 6pm on Sunday, 14 August after going on a walk in the village of Dunkeld. Read more ...

Kyle Sandilands' ex Imogen Anthony strips down naked and sucks on a  vape in...

Kyle Sandilands' ex Imogen Anthony strips down naked and sucks on a  vape in raunchy photo shoot

She is known for her daring, often R-rated photo shoots. Read more ...

NHS Lanarkshire workers could be latest to strike after pay offer rejected

NHS Lanarkshire workers could be latest to strike after pay offer rejected

Both the Unite and GMB Scotland unions have slammed the Scottish Government's five per cent pay offer. Read more ...

Major Scots road shut down due to 'serious' early-morning multi-vehicle smash

Major Scots road shut down due to 'serious' early-morning multi-vehicle smash

Emergency services are currently in attendance on the A71 in Edinburgh. Read more ...

Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash reveal their sons were best men at their wedding

Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash reveal their sons were best men at their wedding

Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash have revealed their sons were the couple's best men at their recent wedding. Read more ...

Indian military ready to put long-range quantum key distribution on the line

Local startup can make it happen over 150km India's military has celebrated the nation's Independence Day by announcing it will adopt locally developed quantum key distribution... Read more ...

Russia reopens bond market to ‘non-hostile' investors - live updates

Russia reopens bond market to ‘non-hostile' investors - live updates

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Watch: Will Zalatoris wins maiden PGA Tour title in dramatic three-hole play-off

Watch: Will Zalatoris wins maiden PGA Tour title in dramatic three-hole play-off

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Brexit LIVE: 'Relations will get worse' European Union fears erupt over...

Brexit LIVE: 'Relations will get worse' European Union fears erupt over Truss leadership

EUROPEAN Union officials fear its relationship with the UK will "get worse" under Liz Truss's leadership. Read more ...