Wirecutter's best early deals for Black Friday

WIRECUTTER'S BEST EARLY DEALS FOR BLACK FRIDAY

This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently...

PORNHUB OWNER MAY BECOME THE UK'S GATEKEEPER OF ONLINE PORN

NSFW Warning: This story may contain links to and descriptions or images of explicit sexual acts. Mindgeek may be the most powerful...

 
 
 
How 'Life is Strange' landed in Deck Nine's hands

HOW 'LIFE IS STRANGE' LANDED IN DECK NINE'S HANDS

Idol Minds had been making video games for 20 years when it rebranded as Deck Nine in May. It's not just the studio's name that changed...

'Untrained Eyes' explores how computers perceive you

'UNTRAINED EYES' EXPLORES HOW COMPUTERS PERCEIVE YOU

If you search for "man" on Google, most of the image results you'll get are of white males looking confidently at the camera. "Woman,"...

 
 
 

TESLA COMPLETES ITS GIANT AUSTRALIAN POWERPACK BATTERY ON TIME

Tesla has completed its 100 megawatt Powerpack battery backup system in South Australia within 100 days , as Elon Musk had promised....

THE UK AUTUMN BUDGET GETS TOUGH ON TECH COMPANIES AND TAX

During yesterday's Autumn statement, Chancellor Philip Hammond outlined positive measures to push the adoption of autonomous and electric...

 
 
 
The Morning After: Thursday, November 23rd 2017

THE MORNING AFTER: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD 2017

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. To go along with the Thanksgiving feast, we have the FCC's plan to kill net neutrality. It's...

UK WATCHDOG TELLS ISPS TO ADVERTISE ‘REAL' BROADBAND SPEEDS

Broadband packages are notoriously difficult to untangle. Prices are obscured with introductory discounts and the speeds you get are...

 
 
 
Of course there are Street Fighter-meets-Transformers toys

OF COURSE THERE ARE STREET FIGHTER-MEETS-TRANSFORMERS TOYS

Listen, I'm sure some of you grew up watching the Transformers cartoon and played Street Fighter years later with a wish in your heart...

BMW hopes AI-managed electric bike roads will ease traffic

BMW HOPES AI-MANAGED ELECTRIC BIKE ROADS WILL EASE TRAFFIC

In some cities, the most common electric vehicles are likely to be two-wheelers like bikes and motorcycles. But cities aren't really...

 
 
 

OUR NIGHTS KEEP GETTING BRIGHTER

Our nights are getting brighter and they have been every year since 2012, according to a new study published today in Science Advances....

'League of Legends' pro suspended 20 months for domestic violence

'LEAGUE OF LEGENDS' PRO SUSPENDED 20 MONTHS FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Back in October, League of Legends player Li "Vasilii" Wei Jun livestreamed alleged domestic abuse against his then-girlfriend. The...

 
 
 

MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY IS FREELY DIGITIZING HOME MOVIES

Humanity has access to more data than ever before, but there's still so much media scattered around the world that might rot away before...

Steam Autumn Sale cuts prices on 'Shadow of War' and 'Evil Within 2'

STEAM AUTUMN SALE CUTS PRICES ON 'SHADOW OF WAR' AND 'EVIL WITHIN 2'

It's time for Steam's annual Autumn Sale - and as is often the case, there are deals on major games you might have missed earlier in...

 
 
 
Amazon's party-ready Echo Buttons are available to pre-order

AMAZON'S PARTY-READY ECHO BUTTONS ARE AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER

The holidays are almost here, and that means you may end up playing a lot of party games with visiting friends and relatives. Amazon...

TESLA OPENS MODEL 3 ORDER PROCESS TO NON-EMPLOYEES

Tesla's Model 3 has technically been on the market since July, but only to employees, their family members or people who are tight...

 
 
 
‘CoD: WWII' Thanksgiving double XP event started early

‘COD: WWII' THANKSGIVING DOUBLE XP EVENT STARTED EARLY

It's that time of the year when those of us in the US start thinking about what we're thankful for, and game developers are no exception....

The Mars InSight lander is on track to launch in May

THE MARS INSIGHT LANDER IS ON TRACK TO LAUNCH IN MAY

The InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) lander has passed its last major environmental...

 
 
 

THIS IS WHAT TRANSPARENCY LOOKS LIKE WITHOUT NET NEUTRALITY

The Federal Communications Commission's proposal to dismantle net neutrality deletes the past two years of regulatory progress and...

YouTube goes after child-exploiting channels and videos

YOUTUBE GOES AFTER CHILD-EXPLOITING CHANNELS AND VIDEOS

There's been a growing trend of content on YouTube that pretends to be kid-friendly, but is anything but. There have also been reports...

 
 
 



EBay has the best Xbox One S Black Friday deal out there

EBay has the best Xbox One S Black Friday deal out there

EBay on Monday shared with the world its Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, which contain plenty of exciting discounts on electronics and gadgets, among other things. eBay's... Read more ...

The best cheap mobile phone deals on Black Friday 2017: our list includes...

The best cheap mobile phone deals on Black Friday 2017: our list includes iPhone, Samsung, SIM only and more

After the monumental prices that were announced when the iPhone X hit the shelves earlier this month, Black Friday bargains are a sweet relief. And there are some absolute... Read more ...

Black Friday deals to make your home smarter this holiday season

Black Friday deals to make your home smarter this holiday season

Here to help you really celebrate the holidays are these Black Friday deals on some of our favorite smart home items. Check out deals from Amazon and Google on Chromecasts... Read more ...

EBay UK Black Friday deals: Savings on Samsung TVs, PS4 and more

EBay UK Black Friday deals: Savings on Samsung TVs, PS4 and more

EBay might not be the first place you think of looking on Black Friday, but like other retailers, there's a lot to buy and not just the second-hand stuff that eBay is known... Read more ...

Black Friday: How to Stop Your E-commerce Site Crashing

Black Friday: How to Stop Your E-commerce Site Crashing

The shopping phenomenon known as Black Friday is almost upon us, with retailers offering massive price reductions to customers in the run up to Christmas. But with online... Read more ...

Best Black Friday Smart Home Deals 2017: Echo Dot for $29

Best Black Friday Smart Home Deals 2017: Echo Dot for $29

Your favorite smart home devices at the best prices possible. Read more ...

Amazing Black Friday Fire tablet deals: All Amazon Fire tablets are...

Amazing Black Friday Fire tablet deals: All Amazon Fire tablets are discounted, Fire 7 is just £30

Amazon has been offering heavy discounts on its own tech products on a day-by-day basis as we head to Black Friday. Now all the Fire tablets are reduced in price: they were... Read more ...

Listen up streamers and YouTubers, this HD webcam just got slashed in price

Listen up streamers and YouTubers, this HD webcam just got slashed in price

Here's a great webcam deal for any budding streamer, aspiring YouTuber or frequent video caller. The Logitech C920 HD Pro features a full HD, 15MP camera, two mics and a clip... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 now available at Microsoft Store

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 now available at Microsoft Store

Not long after it started selling the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, Microsoft is now offering another high-end Samsung Android phone via its official US Store. We're talking about... Read more ...

The 21 apps you should download first for your new iPhone X

The 21 apps you should download first for your new iPhone X

You've managed to get your hands on an iPhone X and now you want to fill it up with apps that show off the power and potential of Apple's $999 smartphone. To help you get... Read more ...