Pokémon Home costs three times more than the service it replaces

Ahead of the launch of Pokémon Home sometime next month, Nintendo has shared pricing for the upcoming cross-platform storage and transfer service. A month of the Premium subscription to Pokémon Home will set you back $3 every 30 days. N…

Source: Engadget – Pokémon Home costs three times more than the service it replaces

Sony A6100 review: Incredible autofocus performance for a budget camera

Despite all the talk about full-frame mirrorless cameras lately, APS-C is still extremely important for Sony. The A6000 in particular was a huge hit, thanks to the combination of good performance, features, compact size and price.

The 24.2-megap…

Source: Engadget – Sony A6100 review: Incredible autofocus performance for a budget camera

'Journey to the Savage Planet' is a funnier take on space exploration

I step on to the glimmering blue teleporter and beam aboard my Javelin spaceship, a slew of aluminum, carbon and silicon particles in hand. Immediately, some screens on the upper deck start playing an advert for something called Mini-Mall Monkeys. I…

Source: Engadget – ‘Journey to the Savage Planet’ is a funnier take on space exploration

Tesla offers free charging to China's EV owners due to coronavirus outbreak

In the midst of China’s coronavirus outbreak, Tesla is giving its EV customers in the country free supercharging until the situation is resolved. As reported by Electrek, the company notified its customers of the decision via alerts on its vehicles’…

Source: Engadget – Tesla offers free charging to China’s EV owners due to coronavirus outbreak

The UK won't block Huawei tech from its 5G networks despite US pressure

The UK has confirmed that “high risk” vendors such as Huawei will be allowed to help build the country’s 5G network, but not “core” parts of it. The decision follows months of speculation and consultation regarding the inclusion of Huawei in the deve…

Source: Engadget – The UK won’t block Huawei tech from its 5G networks despite US pressure

The Morning After: How Billie Eilish made that Grammy-winning album

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.

On the latest tech edition of Sick Sad World, a joint investigation by Motherboard and PCMag dug into Avast’s Jumpshot subsidiary. This less-famous arm of the antivirus company collected web browsing data from p…

Source: Engadget – The Morning After: How Billie Eilish made that Grammy-winning album

Samsung discounts its SteamVR-compatible headset to $230

For those new to VR, pricing can be an obstacle, especially if you’re not sure you’ll get on with the tech. Perhaps with this in mind, Samsung is now directly offering its HMD Odyssey+ headset for just $230, instead of the usual $500. Sure, it’s bill…

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Amazon workers risk their jobs to attack the company over climate policies

“We will not be silenced,” a group of Amazon employees has declared in a bold effort to protest its company climate and external communications policies. Hundreds of employees — 364 as of this writing — have issued public statements criticizing the…

Source: Engadget – Amazon workers risk their jobs to attack the company over climate policies

FiLMiC's multi-camera video tech comes to the iPhone 11

There’s a good chance you didn’t know iOS 13 allows apps to record videos with multiple cameras at the same time; after all, there’s hardly any software out there that does the trick. That’s where the team behind the popular iOS camera app FiLMiC Pro…

Source: Engadget – FiLMiC’s multi-camera video tech comes to the iPhone 11

Karma will unveil an electric pickup truck in late 2020

Karma is more than a little eager to capitalize on the fervor for electric pickup trucks. The former Fisker brand (not to be confused with the Fisker making the Ocean) has revealed that it will show an electric pickup truck concept near the end of 2…

Source: Engadget – Karma will unveil an electric pickup truck in late 2020

Google launches #AndroidHelp hashtag for tech support on Twitter

Google will now answer your Android-related problems on Twitter, and you don’t even have to slide into its DMs. The company has announced that it’s now assisting users who tweet their issues with the hashtag #AndroidHelp. Google has also provided som…

Source: Engadget – Google launches #AndroidHelp hashtag for tech support on Twitter

What's on TV: Super Bowl LIV, 'Terminator: Dark Fate' 4K and 'Uncut Gems'

Obviously the big event this week is Super Bowl LIV, but it’s not the only thing coming to your TV screen. Two shows coming to an end with series finales are The Good Place, Arrow and Bojack Horseman. Bong Joon-Ho’s Parasite is available on Blu-ray,…

Source: Engadget – What’s on TV: Super Bowl LIV, ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ 4K and ‘Uncut Gems’

Maserati may unveil its first hybrid car on April 21st

Maserati may be close to dragging its cars into the electrified era. An Automotive News Europe source says the Fiat Chrysler-owned brand will unveil its first hybrid, a version of the Ghibli sedan (above), at the Beijing Motor Show on April 21st. Wh…

Source: Engadget – Maserati may unveil its first hybrid car on April 21st

Fiat Chrysler's Android-based Uconnect 5 supports Alexa and wireless CarPlay

Fiat Chrysler’s collaboration with Google on in-car Android tech is bearing fruit. The car maker has unveiled an Android-based Uconnect 5 infotainment system that should help it keep up with an influx of modern tech. It includes personalization for…

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Russian hacker behind an elite crime forum pleads guilty to multiple charges

Last week, a well-connected Russian cybercrime boss, Aleksei Burkov, pleaded guilty to running an online criminal marketplace and a site that sold stolen credit and debit card data. What’s even more intriguing, than the $20 million in fraudulent purc…

Source: Engadget – Russian hacker behind an elite crime forum pleads guilty to multiple charges

NASA picks space tourism outfit for its first commercial ISS module

The ongoing NASA privatization push just reached an important milestone. The administration has chosen Axiom Space to supply its first commercial destination module for the International Space Station. The habitable module will connect to the stati…

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