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Begun the Note 10 Plus Star Wars Edition pre-orders have

Begun the Note 10 Plus Star Wars Edition pre-orders have

Like the idea of a Star Wars-themed flagship phone? You can now pre-order this special edition Galaxy Note 10 Plus.
200 Researchers, 5 Hypotheses, No Consistent Answers

200 Researchers, 5 Hypotheses, No Consistent Answers

Just how much wisdom is there in the scientific crowd?

Apple TV+ Not Streaming Content in Dolby Vision HDR on Apple TV 4K

A number of Apple TV 4K owners are reporting that they are not able to stream content in Dolby Vision HDR on their compatible 4K TVs.
Gadget Lab Podcast: Tesla’s Lasers, the Cybertruck, and Travel Tips

Gadget Lab Podcast: Tesla’s Lasers, the Cybertruck, and Travel Tips

Alex Davies helps us unpack the latest Tesla developments, and we share our favorite travel trips.
California Bans Insurers From Dropping Policies Made Riskier by Climate Change

California Bans Insurers From Dropping Policies Made Riskier by Climate Change

The state's unusual decision exposes the insurance industry’s miscalculation of the cost of climate change.
This dude got a tattoo of Baby Yoda drinking a White Claw

This dude got a tattoo of Baby Yoda drinking a White Claw

When you have a pop culture moment as big as Baby Yoda, you get it tattooed on your body forever. It's just what you do. That's precisely what Brock McLaughlin did once he saw Baby Yoda drinking his
Disney's new Mulan trailer brings warrior action to life     - CNET

Disney's new Mulan trailer brings warrior action to life - CNET

The live-action remake is set for a March 27 release.
FCC accuses US carriers of overstating coverage maps (Update: No punishments?)

FCC accuses US carriers of overstating coverage maps (Update: No punishments?)

It looks like Verizon, T-Mobile, and US Cellular will walk away with a slap on the wrist...for now.
Qualcomm will let you update GPU drivers via the Play Store

Qualcomm will let you update GPU drivers via the Play Store

GPU drivers are usually packaged with system updates, but this approach should be much faster.

GM, LG Chem to invest $2.3 billion in EV battery joint venture

GM chairman and CEO Mary Barra said Thursday morning that the automaker is forming a joint venture with LG Chem to mass produce battery cells for its electric vehicles, a portfolio that will include a
Here’s how the Google Nest Hub family is using ultrasound

Here’s how the Google Nest Hub family is using ultrasound

The Google Nest Hub family already uses ultrasound for turning on the screen, but it's now being used in another cool way.
First Nissan GT-R50 cars set for delivery next year, and one is this rad mint color     - Roadshow

First Nissan GT-R50 cars set for delivery next year, and one is this rad mint color - Roadshow

Here's your first look at some of the colors customers have chosen for their super-limited GT-R50s.
Ewoks Are the Most Tactically Advanced Fighting Force in Star Wars

Ewoks Are the Most Tactically Advanced Fighting Force in Star Wars

Hate them or love them, the Ewoks have more strategic chops than any military in the Star Wars galaxy.
Baby Yoda is getting its own Funko Pop figure     - CNET

Baby Yoda is getting its own Funko Pop figure - CNET

A Funko Pop version of The Mandalorian's cute breakout star ships in spring 2020.
Andrew Yang sprayed whipped cream into the mouths of kneeling supporters

Andrew Yang sprayed whipped cream into the mouths of kneeling supporters

Andrew Yang does whatever he wants. Some days the Democratic presidential candidate sends a painfully vague tweet, other days he skateboards into rooms, and on Tuesday, after opening a new office in
Climate Change Is Accelerating, Bringing World ‘Dangerously Close’ to Irreversible Change

Climate Change Is Accelerating, Bringing World ‘Dangerously Close’ to Irreversible Change

The acceleration climate change's effects have brought the world “dangerously close” to abrupt and irreversible changes, scientists warned.
D.C. Fontana, Star Trek writer who helped bring Spock to life, dies at 80     - CNET

D.C. Fontana, Star Trek writer who helped bring Spock to life, dies at 80 - CNET

The legendary writer left an indelible mark on the Star Trek universe and helped blaze a trail for women in sci-fi.
Trudeau, Johnson, and other NATO leaders caught on video apparently gossiping about Trump

Trudeau, Johnson, and other NATO leaders caught on video apparently gossiping about Trump

For anyone whose job is to keep a straight face around Donald Trump, dozens of private conversations such as these must happen every week, and in much stronger language. But to catch world leaders
Report: Snapdragon 865 phones won’t be available in 4G-only flavor

Report: Snapdragon 865 phones won’t be available in 4G-only flavor

What does this mean for 4G-only markets or people who don't care for 5G flagships?