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Google Calendar Dies One Hour After Google Tweets About How Great It Is

Tuesday  20:01,   18 june 2019

No, it’s not you. Google Calendar really does appear to be down. Navigating to will present you with a 404 error. Twitter users began to complain about the outage at approximate 10:05 AM EST and Gizmodo staff has been unable to... >>>

Harvard Scientists Make 'Landmark' Discovery in Synthesizing Anti-Cancer Molecules Found in Sea Sponges

Tuesday  19:56,   18 june 2019

Harvard and Japanese scientists say they’ve made a “landmark” discovery in cancer drug development. In a new study published Monday, they say they have finally found a way to synthesize in bulk a complex class of promising cancer-fighting molecules... >>>

NASA to launch tiny satellites to study 'bubbles' in upper atmosphere

Tuesday  19:45,   18 june 2019

The twin "cubesats" will be among a total of 24 satellites launching aboard SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket as it soars into space for the third... >>>

Orbit Fab becomes first startup to supply water to ISS, paving the way for satellite refueling

Tuesday  19:05,   18 june 2019

Not even two years into its existence, orbital fuel supply startup Orbit Fab has chalked up a big win – successfully supplying the International Space Station with water, a first for any private company. It's a big deal because providing water to... >>>

Two potentially life-friendly planets found orbiting a nearby star

Tuesday  18:45,   18 june 2019

“We will eventually see if they are actually habitable and, perhaps, even inhabited,” astronomers... >>>

Palm is selling an unlocked version of its tiny smartphone

Tuesday  17:50,   18 june 2019

As much as Palm's tiny phone has improved over the past several months, there's still been one glaring limitation: you've had to use it on Verizon (Engadget's parent company) in the US. You won't have to be quite so picky after today. Palm has... >>>

Latest iOS beta prompts you to unsubscribe when uninstalling apps with paid subs

Tuesday  17:50,   18 june 2019

‘Do you want to keep your subscription for this... >>>

Roli's light-up Lumi keyboard teaches you how to play

Tuesday  17:41,   18 june 2019

Roli has been making unconventional electronic music instruments for about a decade now. Its Seaboard series take the traditional keyboard design and infuse it with some notable tricks, like pressure-sensitive keys that allow for far more modulation >>>

Boaty McBoatface makes significant climate change discovery on first mission

Tuesday  17:05,   18 june 2019

The British research submarine Boaty McBoatface has made an impressive debut in the scientific arena, discovering a significant link between Antarctic winds and rising sea temperatures on its maiden outing. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"],... >>>

Huawei delayed the Mate X, but it just patented another foldable phone

Tuesday  12:50,   18 june 2019

Huawei, the beleaguered Chinese consumer electronics giant that President Trump put on a US blacklist, just pushed back the launch of its much anticipated Mate X foldable phone from this month to September. The company said it wants to spend more... >>>

NASA spacecraft snaps detailed asteroid picture from closest orbit yet

Tuesday  12:40,   18 june 2019

NASA’s asteroid-sampling spacecraft OSIRIS-REx just snapped its closest picture yet of Bennu, the deep-space rock it’s been hovering around since the end of last year. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Instagram begins testing new procedures to help users regain access to hacked accounts

Tuesday  12:40,   18 june 2019

Verification codes sent to the account’s original email... >>>

Scientists discover infinite decay and rebirth in quantum particles

Tuesday  12:26,   18 june 2019

A team of scientists recently determined certain quantum particles can regenerate after they've... >>>

The best-sounding true wireless headphones of 2019

Tuesday  08:15,   18 june 2019

A lot of people may be looking for cheap true wireless headphones, but if you're looking for something with top-notch sound, this is the list for... >>>

Apple is adding picture-in-picture mode to the Apple TV

Tuesday  07:46,   18 june 2019

Watch something and browse around your Apple TV at the same... >>>