'TouchSwitcher' and 'Rocket' Apps Let You Switch and Launch Apps From the Touch Bar

'TouchSwitcher' and 'Rocket' Apps Let You Switch and Launch Apps From the Touch Bar Two free third-party Touch Bar apps have been making the rounds this week that may be of interest to some owners of new MacBook Pros. The apps essentially offer alternative ways of accessing pre-existing macOS functions. TouchSwitcher adds an icon to […]

Sphero's Force Band can now control your home over IFTTT

Sphero's Force Band can now control your home over IFTTT Sphero's motion-tracking Force Band can now control more than a tiny (and utterly adorable) BB-8 droid. The company has teamed up with If This Then That (IFTT) to integrate the "force" with countless apps and smart home devices. IFTTT, if you need a… Source: Engadget […]

Japan wants the world's fastest supercomputer by 2018

Japan wants the world's fastest supercomputer by 2018 Our world is in transition, with automation and digitization edging-out more humane forms of industrial labor. Some countries are actively pushing against that, but others, like Japan, are running head-first towards the future. The nation is believed… Source: Engadget Link: Japan wants the world's fastest supercomputer by […]

GoPro has a voice-controlled remote for its voice-controlled cameras

GoPro has a voice-controlled remote for its voice-controlled cameras One of the reasons we gave both of GoPro's new cameras — the Hero5 Black and Hero Session — good scores is that they both allow you to use voice control to do things like start and stop recording, take photo bursts, set a highlight tag, […]

Last Call: Our Favorite Black Friday Deals That Are Still Alive

Last Call: Our Favorite Black Friday Deals That Are Still Alive Black Friday is winding down, but there are a ton of great deals that are still in stock and ready to ship. The list below are only our handpicked favorites, but feel free to check out our main post for more. Read more… Source: […]

The Democratic Party Needs to Stop Using Reaction Gifs

The Democratic Party Needs to Stop Using Reaction Gifs The Democrats lost the election, and now they’re just trying to pick up the pieces. The party’s current social media strategy is unfortunate—using reaction gifs to warn of the horror a Trump presidency might bring. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: The Democratic Party Needs to Stop […]

Give the Gift of Better Wi-Fi With This $70 TP-Link Archer C7

Give the Gift of Better Wi-Fi With This TP-Link Archer C7 Eero’s mesh routers are the standout networking deal of Black Friday, but they’re probably overkill if you live in a relatively small apartment or home. The Wirecutter-recommended TP-Link Archer C7 though is one of the best “traditional” routers you can get, and it’ll only […]

Marvel's Big Cosmic Superteam Has a Wild New Boss

Marvel's Big Cosmic Superteam Has a Wild New Boss The Ultimates came together to safeguard the world from the biggest threats in the Marvel cosmos—and then Civil War II happened, some people got hit in the face with a chair, and eventually, the Ultimates disbanded. But the threats they faced never went away, and now […]

Grab These iPhone and iPad Apps While They're on Sale for Black Friday

Grab These iPhone and iPad Apps While They're on Sale for Black Friday Today is Black Friday, one of the busiest shopping days of the year in the United States. Between now and Cyber Monday, a number of developers are offering deals on their iPhone and iPad apps. MacRumors has been keeping an eye on […]

The Best Windows Laptop For Most People Has a Huge Black Friday Discount

The Best Windows Laptop For Most People Has a Huge Black Friday Discount If you threw my Mac into a volcano and forced me to use a Windows laptop, I’d absolutely choose the Dell XPS 13. Adorama’s eBay storefront today is selling one with a 3200×1800 edge to edge display, 8GB of RAM, and a […]

Report: Research Suggests That Russia Played a Major Role in Spreading Fake News 

Report: Research Suggests That Russia Played a Major Role in Spreading Fake News  Speculation about Russia’s interference in the U.S. Presidential election has run rampant throughout the campaign. Now, researchers from two independent groups have confirmed that Putin’s minions wielded a complex misinformation apparatus to unleash a “firehose of falsehood” on the American public. Read […]

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have) It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than catching up on some of 2016's best scifi and fantasy films ? Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Great Scifi Movies You […]

Desperate NASA Asks Public What to Do With Astronaut Poop

Desperate NASA Asks Public What to Do With Astronaut Poop We can put a man in space, but once he’s there, NASA still has no idea what to do with his shit. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Desperate NASA Asks Public What to Do With Astronaut Poop

Acer's 14", 1080p Chromebook Is Priced Like Its Smaller Brethren Today

Acer's 14", 1080p Chromebook Is Priced Like Its Smaller Brethren Today Unlike most Chromebooks with tiny, ~720p displays, the Acer Chromebook 14 packs in an expansive 14" 1080p IPS panel, backed up by 32GB of storage, 4GB of RAM, and up to 12 hours of battery life. This model regularly sells for $300, but it […]

Expercom Offering MacBook Pro With Touch Bar For Up to $225 Off With AppleCare

Expercom Offering MacBook Pro With Touch Bar For Up to 5 Off With AppleCare Apple premium reseller Expercom is offering some notable discounts on new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar models, including up to $53 off 13-inch models and up to $167 off 15-inch models depending upon the configuration selected. The discounts are even steeper […]

Holiday Decorating's a Breeze With Anker's $11 Copper String Lights

Holiday Decorating's a Breeze With Anker's Copper String Lights Anker’s home goods brand, Eufy, put its new set of copper string lights back on sale today for their lowest price ever, complete with adjustable brightness and multiple effects. We’ve seen cheaper string light strands in the past, but never with a remote control. Read more… […]