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The fantasy of being disconnected

Sunday  15:35,   25 august 2019
cnet

An overactive world is hard to break away... >>>

DICE cancels 'Battlefield V' close combat mode to help its focus

Sunday  14:35,   25 august 2019
engadget

DICE has been piling features on Battlefield V ever since launch. Now, however, it's dialing things back. The developers have scrapped the planned five-on-five close combat mode after determining that it was needed to hit "bug-crushing and content... >>>

Sony and Yamaha are making a self-driving cart for theme parks

Sunday  10:35,   25 august 2019
engadget

Remember how we said Sony's self-driving SC-1 concept would make for a great party bus? Apparently, Sony had the same idea. The company is partnering with Yamaha on the SC-1 Sociable Cart, an expansion of the concept designed for entertainment... >>>

Why protests are becoming increasingly faceless

Sunday  06:35,   25 august 2019
cnn

Amid growing state surveillance, artists and designers are devising concepts for protesters to protect their... >>>

Divorce dispute leads to accusation of crime in space

Sunday  06:35,   25 august 2019
engadget

This is one spaceflight milestone that NASA isn't about to celebrate. Former Air Force intelligence officer Summer Worden and her family have filed complaints accusing Worden's estranged spouse, astronaut Anne McClain (above), of committing a crime... >>>

Trump tries to overturn ruling stopping him from blocking Twitter users

Sunday  06:35,   25 august 2019
engadget

President Trump is determined to challenge an appeals court ruling preventing him from blocking critics on Twitter. The Justice Department has filed papers for Trump that demanded a rehearing by the Second US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York,... >>>

OnePlus 7T might pack a wide-angle camera

Sunday  03:40,   25 august 2019
engadget

A bunch of OnePlus 7T renders from notable leaker OnLeaks and Pricebaba shows a phone that looks pretty much like its predecessor -- if it weren't for its circular camera module. If the images truly show what the real device looks like, then the 7T... >>>

Scientists bioprint living tissue in a matter of seconds

Sunday  02:40,   25 august 2019
engadget

Bioprinting holds great potential for repairing injuries, testing drugs or replacing whole organs, but it's currently limited in complexity, viability and speed -- you can't just create tissue on a whim. Soon, though, it might be a matter of... >>>

CDC identifies a death potentially linked to vaping

Sunday  01:35,   25 august 2019
engadget

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed that it identified 193 cases of severe lung illnesses, which are potentially linked to vaping. Further, the patient in one of those cases -- involving patients aged 17 to 38 and recorded >>>

UK PM Johnson orders airport scanner upgrade by 2022

Sunday  01:35,   25 august 2019
reuters

UK PM Johnson orders airport scanner upgrade by... >>>

Best universal remotes of 2019

Sunday  00:30,   25 august 2019
cnet

From Harmony to Caavo to, well, other Harmonys, here's our favorite clickers, hubs and screens for controlling a cabinet-full of... >>>

AT&T and FTC settle lawsuit over data throttling

Sunday  00:30,   25 august 2019
engadget

AT&T has reached a truce in an FTC lawsuit accusing it of deceptive data throttling practices. A newly published federal court ruling has revealed that the two parties reached a settlement on August 2nd, and requested a 90-day stay while the FTC... >>>

Uber tries to reassure customers that it takes safety seriously, following NYTimes book exerpt

Sunday  00:30,   25 august 2019
techcrunch

It's hard at times not to feel sorry for CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, given all that he inherited when he became the ride-share giant's top boss back in April 2017. Among his many to-do items: take public a money-losing company whose private-market... >>>

The best 3D printers in 2019 for beginners and budget creators

Saturday  23:40,   24 august 2019
cnet

From Flashforge to Monoprice, these printers will get you started making all kinds of... >>>

Tesla's solar panels reportedly caught fire at an Amazon warehouse

Saturday  22:40,   24 august 2019
engadget

Walmart recently filed a lawsuit against Tesla after its solar panel installations on seven of the retail giant's stores caught fire. The retail corporation accused Elon Musk's company of poor safety practices, such as not grounding electrical... >>>