All Eyes Are on Ian, the Hurricane of the Future

As global average temperatures rise, the atmosphere will also hold on to greater quantities of moisture, meaning hurricanes could unleash stronger torrents of rain—as much as 14 percent more with 2 degrees Celsius warming, according to Knutson. Sea levels are also expected to rise, contributing to stronger storm surges and devastating impacts on coastal areas. […]

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Daily Deal: Galaxy Buds 2 are a steal at 31% regular price

The Galaxy Buds 2 are among the best Samsung earbuds given their highly versatile nature and great sound quality. So if an opportunity appears to pick up a pair at a great price, you definitely shouldn’t pass it out. Our Galaxy Buds 2 review highlights everything that’s great about these nifty little earbuds. They provide […]

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‘We Are the Asteroid’: The Case for Hope Amid Climate Fears

Earth’s atmosphere, as it exists, is both a profound statistical anomaly and the very thing that makes human life possible. Human activity is upsetting that natural balance, but there’s hope—and everyone needs to pitch in. That’s what leading voices in the world of climate science, art, and activism told us during the first session of […]

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Over 10 million Samsung home appliances are now SmartThings connected

In an official newsroom post, Samsung revealed that over 10 million of its home appliances are now connected to the SmartThings platform. The SmartThings app lets you control compatible devices using your voice and set up many IF/THEN automated functions to easily manage all of your home appliances. SmartThings works with hundreds of compatible devices, including lights, cameras, voice […]

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WhatsApp Call Links are the easiest way to jump onto a call

Today WhatsApp announced the debut of Call Links, a brand-new feature that’s pretty self-explanatory. You can create a link to a call, and people you share the link with will then be able to jump onto that call by just clicking or tapping said link. This works for anyone on WhatsApp, even if they’re not […]

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TF2’s latest update just broke everyone’s hats, and players are freaking out

What you need to know Valve’s classic class-based shooter Team Fortress 2 allows players to customize the game’s nine classes with a huge variety of hats and other miscellaneous cosmetics. Ever since cosmetics were added in 2009, players have been crafting, trading, buying, and collecting these items. A new update to the game broke the […]

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TF2’s latest update just broke everyone’s hats, and players are freaking out [Update]

Update 9/26/2022 at 9:46 p.m. ET: Valve has patched the issue in a follow-up update to the game, allowing players to wear their usual cosmetic loadouts again. Our original story follows below. What you need to know Valve’s classic class-based shooter Team Fortress 2 allows players to customize the game’s nine classes with a huge […]

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Half a dozen Samsung Galaxy tablets are now available at discount prices

Today is a great day for prospective Android tablet customers, especially if they’re in the market for one that carries the Samsung brand. Several Galaxy tablet models are now available at a discount in the USA, starting with the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite and all the way up to the top-tier Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. […]

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Half a dozen Samsung Galaxy tablets are now available at discount prices

Today is a great day for prospective Android tablet customers, especially if they’re in the market for one that carries the Samsung brand. Several Galaxy tablet models are now available at a discount in the USA, starting with the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite and all the way up to the top-tier Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. […]

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Chinese phone makers are desperate for attention as Samsung sits pretty

There was a time when Chinese smartphone makers were considered to be the real threat for the incumbent players. They came hard and fast at the leading companies with an insatiable hunger for a piece of the pie. The formula that these companies relied on was simple. Aggressively price devices with similar or better specs […]

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Viruses to Fight Superbugs? Scientists Are Working on It

In 2015, Steffanie Strathdee, distinguished professor of medicine and associate dean of global health sciences at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), was confronted with an antimicrobial-resistant infection the likes of which she had never come across. The patient involved was a man who had developed pancreatitis, an inflammation of the pancreas, but further […]

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Microsoft CEO says bosses are scared that you slack off while working from home

What you need to know Remote work has grown popular following global lockdowns from the Covid-19 pandemic.  There’s a debate among workers and their employees over how much working from home impacts productivity.  Many studies suggest working from home increases productivity, but Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says many bosses are not convinced.  Working from home […]

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Apple Explains Why Second-Generation AirPods Pro Ear Tips Are Incompatible With Original AirPods Pro

Apple today explained why the new silicone ear tips for the second-generation AirPods Pro are not officially compatible with the original AirPods Pro. In an updated support document, Apple said the original AirPods Pro ear tips have “noticeably denser mesh” than the second-generation ear tips. Apple did not provide any additional details, but the mesh […]

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Why people are mad and making memes of NVIDIA (for good reason)

What you need to know Not everyone is happy with NVIDIA’s latest product line-up, the GeForce RTX 40 series of GPUs. As well as considerable pricing backlash, people have taken to social media to create and share countless memes. Grab a brew, sit back, and enjoy the show. Why is the GeForce RTX 40 series […]

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Lawns Are Dumb. But Ripping Them Out May Come With a Catch

But overall, says University of California Berkeley innovation designer Ian McRae, who studies climate resilience in the built environment, lawns are an inefficient way to cool a green space, compared to building out a diverse grouping of native plants that are more aesthetically pleasing, water-efficient, and conducive to biodiversity. “We love our lawns for varying […]

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Samsung’s customizable Bespoke refrigerators are now available in India

Samsung, the largest consumer electronics brand in India, has finally launched its popular Bespoke refrigerator lineup in the country. The Bespoke refrigerator comes in 10 ultra-luxurious and customizable color combinations that will help customers match their fridge with their kitchen design. The new Bespoke 4-Door Flex French Door refrigerator comes with a 936-liter capacity and has […]

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The Tonight Show and Samsung are coming to Fortnite metaverse this week

Fortnite players will soon have access to a new Party World themed after The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The late-night show is joining the metaverse in Fortnite as part of a Samsung sponsorship, and players will have the opportunity to play games, including pong on rooftops, and race up 30 Rockefeller Center. The new […]

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Samsung’s next-gen Galaxy A54, A34, and A14 are deep in development

Q4 is just around the corner, and according to a new report, Samsung’s next-gen mid-range Galaxy A phones for 2023 are now deep in development. They’ll hit the shelves as the Galaxy A14, Galaxy A34, and Galaxy A54. The Galaxy A14 carries model number SM-A146B and has 5G connectivity. The exact chipset model it carries […]

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Tablets are boring and Samsung needs to do something about it

Tablets have long been presented to us as the ultimate laptop replacement. Almost all major manufacturers have tried their hand at them. Some continue to do so while others have decided that it was no longer worth the effort to make new tablets. It has since become abundantly clear that the idea that was sold […]

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Monkeypox Cases in the US Are Falling. No One Knows Why

Add to that: There’s little past experience with the vaccine, known as Jynneos in the US, being used against this disease. It was only approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in 2019, primarily for the prevention of smallpox in case that virus—eradicated from circulation by an earlier vaccine, but retained in two labs—was […]

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