That was fast: Amazon's 'Alexa thank my driver' tip program is over

THAT WAS FAST: AMAZON'S 'ALEXA THANK MY DRIVER' TIP PROGRAM IS OVER

Each night, before I go to bed, I ask the Alexa-enabled Lenovo nightstand clock what the weather will be like. Last night, right after...

Microsoft testing a new Windows 11 screen recorder so you can stop using the Xbox Game Bar

MICROSOFT TESTING A NEW WINDOWS 11 SCREEN RECORDER SO YOU CAN STOP USING THE XBOX GAME BAR

Better late than never as they say: Microsoft is testing out a new screen recording tool to capture on-screen content for Windows 11....

 
 
 
Tor browser finally gets Apple Silicon support in new update

TOR BROWSER FINALLY GETS APPLE SILICON SUPPORT IN NEW UPDATE

A new version of the anonymous Tor browser has been released, bringing native support for Apple Silicon equipped devices, as well as...

7 new movies and TV shows on Netflix, Prime Video, HBO Max and more this weekend

7 NEW MOVIES AND TV SHOWS ON NETFLIX, PRIME VIDEO, HBO MAX AND MORE THIS WEEKEND

Another week, another fresh crop of new movies and TV shows on streaming services. But for the second December weekend in a row, there's...

 
 
 
Loki season 2: everything we know so far

LOKI SEASON 2: EVERYTHING WE KNOW SO FAR

Key information - Arriving mid-2023 on Disney Plus - Part of Marvel's Phase 5 line-up - Filming reportedly wrapped in mid-October -...

Ted Lasso season 3: everything we know so far

TED LASSO SEASON 3: EVERYTHING WE KNOW SO FAR

Ted Lasso season 3: key information - No release date set - Filming officially began in March 2022 - Production drawing to a close -...

 
 
 
GitHub launches Copilot for businesses

GITHUB LAUNCHES COPILOT FOR BUSINESSES

Programming titan GitHub has announced its Copilot coding tool will now be made available to businesses. First announced earlier in...

Another Patch Tuesday launch has broken another key Microsoft tool

ANOTHER PATCH TUESDAY LAUNCH HAS BROKEN ANOTHER KEY MICROSOFT TOOL

Database connections that utilize the Microsoft ODBC SQL Server driver might now fail as the result of a recent Patch Tuesday update....

 
 
 
If Diablo 4's queen of hell is a spicy tomato, this Burger King ad gives me ideas

IF DIABLO 4'S QUEEN OF HELL IS A SPICY TOMATO, THIS BURGER KING AD GIVES ME IDEAS

Have you ever played a video game and thought to yourself, “Hey! That guy sure is the digital embodiment of a triple-pickle quarter...

Google Chrome gets memory and energy saver modes

GOOGLE CHROME GETS MEMORY AND ENERGY SAVER MODES

Google has announced plans to build on its dedication to optimize Chrome “for speed” with a set of updates that are set to reduce memory...

 
 
 
Unlock every Valorant Agent when you link up with Xbox Game Pass

UNLOCK EVERY VALORANT AGENT WHEN YOU LINK UP WITH XBOX GAME PASS

Five of Riot's most popular in-house games, including Valorant and League Of Legends, are coming to Xbox Game Pass on December 12....

This horror game looks like Silent Hill, but it doesn't get what made it scary

THIS HORROR GAME LOOKS LIKE SILENT HILL, BUT IT DOESN'T GET WHAT MADE IT SCARY

We got to see a ton of great games at The Game Awards, with some heavy hitters coming out of the blue. We were spoilt for choice. However,...

 
 
 
This lawsuit could stop Microsoft from acquiring Activision Blizzard

THIS LAWSUIT COULD STOP MICROSOFT FROM ACQUIRING ACTIVISION BLIZZARD

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit in an effort to block Microsoft's planned acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Back...

FBI says Apple's new encryption launch is "deeply concerning"

FBI SAYS APPLE'S NEW ENCRYPTION LAUNCH IS "DEEPLY CONCERNING"

Apple recently introduced a number of new privacy-oriented features aimed at better protecting user data stored in iCloud , but while...

 
 
 
Samsung Cloud storage: Everything you need to know

SAMSUNG CLOUD STORAGE: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

Samsung Cloud Storage has ceased to exist although the product page is still up. The very last date for moving your content was November...

New US defense budget has a heavy cyber focuses

NEW US DEFENSE BUDGET HAS A HEAVY CYBER FOCUSES

The United States Congress is set to vote on the country's annual defense policy, which this year plans an $858 billion annual spend,...

 
 
 
Nvidia RTX 4080 price cut in UK suggests GPU might get even cheaper soon

NVIDIA RTX 4080 PRICE CUT IN UK SUGGESTS GPU MIGHT GET EVEN CHEAPER SOON

Don't look now - well, actually do look, or you'll have trouble reading the rest of this article - but the Nvidia RTX 4080 graphics...

Business email attacks are going increasingly mobile

BUSINESS EMAIL ATTACKS ARE GOING INCREASINGLY MOBILE

Business Email Compromise attacks - in which threat actors assume the identities of business executives over email and try to trick...

 
 
 
The DJI Mini 3 is an affordable mash-up of its two best compact drones

THE DJI MINI 3 IS AN AFFORDABLE MASH-UP OF ITS TWO BEST COMPACT DRONES

The rumored DJI Mini 3 has officially taken to the air - and the compact drone could be the new sweet spot for beginners looking for...

Nvidia RTX 4070 leak is an eye-opener, but let's not dismiss this GPU yet

NVIDIA RTX 4070 LEAK IS AN EYE-OPENER, BUT LET'S NOT DISMISS THIS GPU YET

Nvidia's RTX 4070 graphics card has been flying low under the radar of late, with all attention focused on the 4070 Ti which is supposedly...

 
 
 



Microsoft Edge is Ending Windows 7, 8, 8.1 Support Starting January 2023

Microsoft Edge is Ending Windows 7, 8, 8.1 Support Starting January 2023

Microsoft Edge is killing Windows 7, 8, 8.1 support starting next year or in January 2023. Read more ...

Someone made an Elden Ring Bill Clinton mod, because of course they did

Someone made an Elden Ring Bill Clinton mod, because of course they did

An Elden Ring player has created a mod that turns the player character into Bill Clinton, memorializing the bizarre final moments of 2022's The Game Awards show. Read more ...

Chrome now supports passkeys, the password killer

Chrome now supports passkeys, the password killer

The Google Chrome browser now supports something new to secure your life: passkeys, a stronger, leak-proof version of a password that can use your phone as a token to authorize... Read more ...

Horizon Forbidden West gets PS5-exclusive expansion in April

Horizon Forbidden West gets PS5-exclusive expansion in April

Cyberpunk 2077 fans aren't the only ones who can rejoice over an expansion showcase at last night's Game Awards event, as Horizon Forbidden West received an announcement for... Read more ...

The best wireless earbuds that money can buy are 50% off at Best Buy's...

The best wireless earbuds that money can buy are 50% off at Best Buy's holiday sale

We called them the overall best wireless earbuds that money can buy, and now you can get a pair of Jabra Elite 7 Pro for just $99.99! Read more ...

New Disney Plus ad tier leaves Roku users out

New Disney Plus ad tier leaves Roku users out

Disney's Basic ad-supported plan for its streaming has rolled out but throws a wrinkle into viewing plans for Roku device owners. Disney+ Basic plan is not supported on Roku... Read more ...

Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio review: Gorgeous, no strings attached

Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio review: Gorgeous, no strings attached

Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio is an ambitious, beautiful adaptation of Carlo Collodi's tale with as much to offer adults as it has for younger audiences. Read more ...

Tor browser finally gets Apple Silicon support in new update

Tor browser finally gets Apple Silicon support in new update

A new version of the anonymous Tor browser has been released, bringing native support for Apple Silicon equipped devices, as well as optimizations for Android devices. The... Read more ...

Chrome May Eat Less of Your Memory When This New Feature Rolls Out

Chrome May Eat Less of Your Memory When This New Feature Rolls Out

When Google Chrome was lightweight and fast when it debuted in 2008, a refreshing change of pace in a world still dominated by Internet Explorer. Things sure have changed... Read more ...

Sam Bankman-Fried secretly handed $27 million to a major crypto news site...

Sam Bankman-Fried secretly handed $27 million to a major crypto news site and its CEO

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Sam Bankman-Fried, former CEO of failed crypto exchange FTX, loaned $27 million to Michael McCaffrey, the CEO of crypto publication The... Read more ...