Mermaids, mayhem, and masturbation: The Lighthouse is now on Amazon Prime

Peter Opaskar 2020-04-16 17:08:35 arstechnica.com While millions of Americans are self-isolating at home—and their families are getting on their last nerve, and they would do anything just to go sit at a sports bar for a couple hours by…

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Apple begins offering cheaper Mac Pro GPU upgrades

2020-04-16 17:18:00 www.techspot.com What just happened? If you have the cash to spare, Apple's Mac Pro is a pretty solid machine. Whether or not it's worth its starting price of $6,000 is a topic best saved for another day,…

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NBA and Microsoft plan personalized, AI-powered game streaming

2020-04-16 15:35:52 www.engadget.com Microsoft and the NBA are teaming up to deliver personalized game broadcasts that use machine learning and AI to learn fans’ preferences. To start, they’ll broadcast live and on-demand games via Microsoft Azure and add personalized…

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Best Mother’s Day 2020 gifts under $250

Justin Jaffe 2020-04-16 16:04:00 www.cnet.com Sunday, May 10 -- Mother's Day -- will be here in just a few short weeks, and there's no doubt that it will be different this year. Though not everyone will be able to…

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Cool Pen Gifts for Men, Cutier 7-in-1 Multi Tool Tech Pen Gadgets Tools for Men, Personalized Gifts for Dad or Him, Funny Gift for Christmas, Father’s Day Valentines or Birthdays Gifts

Price: 7 USEFUL FUNCTION MEET YOUR DAILY WORK Cool Gadgets Gift for Men Designed by a gadget enthusiast for gadget enthusiasts, our compact and sturdy multi-functional tool pen is here to make your building, woodwork or gardening projects easier.…

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Star dancing around a supermassive black hole confirms Einstein yet again

Jennifer Ouellette 2020-04-16 17:15:44 arstechnica.com Enlarge / Artist's impression of star orbiting the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way. New observations with the ESA's Very Large Telescope show that its orbit is shaped like a…

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Sony Playstation Vita Wi-Fi 2000 Series with AC Adapter and Silicon Joystick Covers (Renewed) (Aqua Blue)

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Instacart is expanding Costco pharmacy deliveries nationwide

2020-04-16 16:51:03 www.engadget.com Instacart is expanding Costco pharmacy deliveries to almost 200 locations in Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, New York, Washington and Washington DC. It plans to bring the service, which it started testing in November in California…

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Get this 20,000-mAh power bank that can charge three devices at once for $20

Dave Johnson 2020-04-16 16:30:37 www.cnet.com Cincred Just because we're all staying home these days doesn't mean we don't need a good power bank or two. In fact, I've redefined portability in recent weeks as "working away from an outlet,"…

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Earth-sized exoplanet discovered in old NASA Kepler data

2020-04-16 16:31:00 www.techspot.com What just happened? Astronomers have reported the discovery of a new exoplanet that is awfully similar to the rocky mass we call Earth. Even more remarkable is the fact that evidence of its existence has been…

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Tracfone Made Up “Fictitious” Users To Defraud Taxpayers, FCC

Karl Bode 2020-04-16 16:42:05 www.techdirt.com from the ill-communication dept For decades, big and small telecoms alike have abused the FCC Lifeline program, a fund that's supposed to help subsidize telecom connectivity for low income users. Started by Reagan and…

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Changing policy, Y Combinator cuts its pro rata stake and makes investments case-by-case – TechCrunch

Jonathan Shieber 2020-04-16 16:25:59 feedproxy.google.com In a message posted to its internal communications channel earlier this week, the massive startup accelerator Y Combinator said it will change the terms of its own PPP (the YC pro rata investment program)…

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9 new iPhone SE tips and tidbits you need to know before you buy

Michael Simon 2020-04-16 16:00:00 www.macworld.com At long last, Apple has unveiled the new iPhone SE, which is essentially an overdue refresh to the two-and-a-half-year-old iPhone 8. But even with a “classic” design, at $399, it’s one of the best…

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Apple finally offers a reasonably priced graphics upgrade for the Mac Pro

2020-04-16 15:55:11 www.engadget.com Apple has teased the prospect of a more affordable GPU upgrade for the Mac Pro for months, and now it’s finally here. As 9to5Mac noticed, you can now configure the Mac Pro with one or two…

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Best noise-canceling headphones of 2020

David Carnoy 2020-04-16 15:33:00 www.cnet.com For many years, Bose was the audio gold standard for noise-canceling headphones that block out background noise and ambient sound. But as other companies have steadily chipped away at Bose's lead, it's now a…

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Best new iPhone SE 2 cases with deals to save you money

2020-04-16 15:35:16 appleinsider.com Whether you're planning to pick up a new iPhone SE or are gifting one to someone else, it's a smart idea to pick up a case designed for the iPhone SE 2 to protect your new…

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Canon EOS 4000D DSLR Camera w/Canon EF-S 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 III Zoom Lens

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You can now activate Google Fi via eSIM on newer iPhones

Jay Peters 2020-04-16 15:33:02 www.theverge.com Google’s wireless network, Google Fi, can now be activated on an iPhone via eSIM, as spotted by 9to5Google. That means you can use a Google Fi number on your iPhone in addition to your…

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Impossible Foods rolls out to nearly 1,000 new grocery stores and supermarkets – TechCrunch

Jonathan Shieber 2020-04-16 15:44:26 feedproxy.google.com Starting tomorrow, 777 supermarkets in California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Nevada will begin stocking the Impossible Foods plant-based meat substitute. Fueling the increased distribution and a push to expand its product suite and geographic…

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DoD clears Microsoft’s JEDI contract award, can’t “definitively determine” that political interference took place

2020-04-16 14:43:00 www.techspot.com The big picture: After reviewing 31.2 GB of emails, one gigabyte of memos, meeting agendas, travel calendars and 80 interviews, the DoD's Office of Inspector General concluded that the Pentagon cloud contract awarded to Microsoft wasn't…

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‘Crysis Remastered’ is coming to PC, PS4, Xbox One and Switch

2020-04-16 15:15:04 www.engadget.com But can it run Crysis? When it comes to new hardware, it’s a question almost as old as time itself. If you ever wondered if the Switch, with its modest NVIDIA Tegra X1 processor, can play…

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Samsung’s midrange Galaxy S10 Lite comes to the US for $650

Ron Amadeo 2020-04-16 15:00:35 arstechnica.com The Galaxy S10 Lite. The back. Samsung A closeup of the camera module. Samsung The display. Samsung Side #1. Samsung Side #2. Samsung Samsung has declared that the Galaxy S10 Lite, a midrange phone…

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Crysis Remastered coming to all platforms, including Switch

2020-04-16 15:05:00 www.techspot.com Highly anticipated: If you have wondered what Crysis would look like on current-generation hardware, wonder no more. Developer Crytek just announced that it is remastering the game for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and almost unbelievably, the…

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Redragon K552 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard 87 Keys 60% Small TKL Mechanical Computer Keyboard KUMARA USB Wired Cherry MX Blue Equivalent Switches for Windows PC Gamers (Black RED LED Backlit)

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Giving brewers a tech to make beer from any plant starch, Province Brands raises $1.6M – TechCrunch

Jonathan Shieber 2020-04-16 15:13:25 feedproxy.google.com There’s a potential climate-related crisis brewing in the beer industry and Province Brands has just raised $1.6 million for its technology that purports to be a solution. The Canadian company, which has developed a…

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Apple Seeds First Public Betas of iOS and iPadOS 13.4.5

Juli Clover 2020-04-16 13:03:28 www.macrumors.com Apple today seeded the first public betas of upcoming iOS and iPadOS 13.4.5 updates to its public beta testing group, a day after releasing the second betas of iOS and ‌iPadOS‌ 13.4.5 to developers.…

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Google bans apps with deceptive subscription offers from the Play Store

2020-04-16 14:45:31 www.engadget.com Google is joining Apple in requiring honesty with app subscriptions. A newly instituted Google Play policy bans apps that use deceptive language or imagery to trick you into subscriptions. Apps now have to be clear about…

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Get a Peloton-like indoor studio bike free with your monthly iFit membership

Rick Broida 2020-04-16 14:32:47 www.cnet.com Assuming you're going to pay a monthly fee for bike classes anyway, why not get the bike for free? ProForm Here's the thing about a Peloton bike, Echelon bike or the like: You have…

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Apple releases second developer beta of macOS Catalina 10.15.5

2020-04-16 14:01:44 appleinsider.com   By Mike Wuerthele Thursday, April 16, 2020, 11:01 am PT (02:01 pm ET) A day after issuing new beta builds of iOS 13.4.5, iPadOS 13.4.5, tvOS 13.4.5, and watchOS 6.2.5, Apple has followed suit with…

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Bose SoundSport in-Ear Headphones for Apple Devices – Wired (Energy Green)

Price: Bose SoundSport inner-ear headphones for Sports iPhone · iPod · iPad with corresponding remote control microphone Energy Green SoundSport IE IP EGR genuine national Proprietary Stay Hear tips, in three sizes, conform to your ear's shape to stay…

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Defense Department Oversight Thwarted By Defense Department Officials Who Refused To Talk About Trump’s Communications

Tim Cushing 2020-04-16 13:55:50 www.techdirt.com from the cut-to-DoD-officials-tying-gags-over-their-own-mouths dept Every presidential administration seems to make a game of thwarting oversight. The current one is no different. President Trump is setting himself apart from the pack by firing IGs at…

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Amperon raises $2 million for its predictive software for energy grids – TechCrunch

Jonathan Shieber 2020-04-16 14:21:07 feedproxy.google.com Energy demand has fallen globally. Oil prices are plummeting. Everywhere in the energy world things look fairly grim, but keeping the lights on and electrons moving remains critical to keeping even the hobbled economies…

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macOS Catalina 10.15.5 Beta Includes Battery Health Management Feature for Macs

Juli Clover 2020-04-16 13:39:16 www.macrumors.com With macOS Catalina 10.15.5, Apple is bringing Battery Health Management features to the Mac for the first time, introducing the functionality on Macs that have Thunderbolt 3 ports. Apple has shared details on Battery…

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