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Google reveals its new Nest speaker

Google has responded to a leak of its new smart speaker by officially unveiling the device. The company says this is a look at “what the Nest team is working on from home.” It appears to have the same mesh fabric as the Google Nest Mini, and it sports hidden LED lights. Sadly, Google never […]

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Images of Samsung’s bean-like wireless earbuds leak online

Samsung’s Unpacked event is officially taking place on August 5, and while most of the show will be dedicated to the Galaxy Note 20, other devices are expected to be unveiled, including the new Galaxy Buds. Now, we have what could be our first proper look at the wireless earbuds, which are easily mistaken for […]

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Dell’s redesigned XPS Desktop gets a new compact chassis, 10th-gen Intel inside

Dell’s sleek and premium lineup of XPS hardware now includes a revised desktop model, featuring a smaller chassis with improved airflow and upgraded internals. Although Dell isn’t supporting AMD’s AM4 platform, much to the disappointment of Ryzen fans, buyers can pick from a range of Intel’s 10th-gen options to go alongside either Nvidia or AMD […]

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Far Cry 6 leaks: features Breaking Bad’s Giancarlo Esposito, launches February 18, largest Far Cry to date

The rumor that Far Cry 6 will be revealed during the Ubisoft Forward event this weekend looks to be accurate after a listing appeared on the Hong Kong PlayStation Store. Following in the tradition of memorable Far Cry antagonists, Giancarlo Esposito, best known as drug lord Gustavo Fring from Breaking Bad/Better Call Saul, will appear […]

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Klipsch introduces second-gen true wireless earbuds

Klipsch has carved out quite the reputation for itself over the past 70+ years in the loudspeaker industry, primarily for its promotion of horn-loaded speakers. The company’s offerings typically have a distinct sound that people either love or hate and a unique look to go along with it.American speaker maker Klipsch on Friday introduced a […]

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Mobile app usage spiked in Q2 as social distancing gripped the globe

Naturally, some regions saw a greater impact than others. In the US, for example, time spent in apps grew 15 percent in Q2 2020 from Q4 2019. Indonesia saw a 25 percent uptick in usage while in Italy, the increase was even more pronounced at 30 percent.PC shipments weren’t the only thing on the rise […]

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Researchers develop new cathode coating that extends lithium-ion battery life and boosts safety

Researchers from the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory in collaboration with scientists from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) have developed a particle-level cathode coating that could extend the lifespan and boost the safety of lithium-ion batteries.As the Argonne National Laboratory highlights, lithium batteries have utilized cathode coatings for […]