95ab616d7ed3755e887c0c8abd77dfdd0fef68b0 Tech Maniac

Finding COVID-19 fake news with a computer chatbot

Dec 1, 2022

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The COVID-19 pandemic has been marked by ever-present fake news surrounding the behavior and effects of the coronavirus, the impact of social distancing, lockdowns, and quarantine, and the medical response in terms of vaccinations and pharmaceuticals. Indeed, even some world leaders led the public astray with nonsensical revelations and suggestions regarding how we might address the problem of SARS-CoV-2. Given that the pandemic is still very much an ...read more

World's Fastest Shoes: Electric Roller Skates 'Moonwalkers' Give Users a 250% Increase in Walking Speed

Dec 1, 2022

If the shoe fits, walk in it as fast as you can!  The Moonwalkers may appear like a simple pair of strap-on electric roller skates, but they are much more. According to its developers, their powered wheels will accelerate your walking speed by 250% if you wear them. But most importantly, they are referred to as the "world's fastest shoes." (Photo : Shift Robotics) Carnegie Mellon University spinoff company Shift Robotics has launched a Kickstarter campaign for their new wearable tech - ...read more


Google Chrome passwords: How to access them and everything else you need to know

Dec 1, 2022

(Pocket-lint) - Google Chrome has an excellent built-in password manager that makes it easy to access your passwords and keep them secure.  Chrome isn't just a great web browser, it's also a good alternative to password managers and a powerful tool for syncing your login data across multiple devices. If you're wondering about how to use it and what the benefits are, we're here to help.  Google Chrome tips and tricks: Master your desktop browser How to download Google Chrome web browser on ...read more

‘Wordle’ today, October 27: Answer, hints, and help for word of the day (#495)

Dec 1, 2022

By Sam Hill October 27, 2022 2:46AM Trying to solve Wordle #495 for October 27, 2022, and need some help? Don’t worry — we’ve got you covered. It’s Thursday! Are you counting down to the weekend yet? Don’t let weekend daydreaming get in the way of solving today’s Wordle! We’re guessing you’re here because you’re a few guesses deep and looking for a lifeline. Don’t worry — we’ve got your back. It’s Wednesday, Wordle fans. We’re halfway through t ...read more

How to Insert a PDF into Microsoft Word

Dec 1, 2022

To add a PDF to Microsoft Word, click "Insert" in the ribbon, then add an object. Go to the "Create from File" tab and browse for your PDF file to insert it. Microsoft Word provides a plethora of features for handling content. One of these unique features is the ability to insert a PDF file directly into Word, and it can be done in only a few steps. Here’s how. To easily insert a PDF file into your Word document, insert it as an object. If you do this, then the PDF essentially becomes a ...read more

Glossary bot for Slack — Acronyms made simple

Dec 1, 2022

Products Topics Browse products through topics Upcoming products See what Makers are currently building Collections Products curated by the community Time travel Most loved products by the community Newsletter The best of Product Hunt, everyday Web3 Keep up to date with the latest in web3 Community Discussions Ask questions, find support and connect Stories Tech news, interviews and tips from Makers ...read more

How to Enter the BIOS on Your Windows 11 PC

Dec 1, 2022

Hadrian/Shutterstock.com Enter the BIOS on a Windows 11 PC by pressing a key --- usually F2 or Delete --- while your PC's splash screen is visible. You can also restart into the BIOS by going to the Recovery page in the Settings App and clicking "Restart Now" next to "Advanced Startup." Accessing the BIOS on your Windows 11 PC can help you solve a variety of problems or allow you to adjust low-level settings. There are multiple ways you can enter BIOS, and we’ll show you how to use al ...read more

GM: All US facilities will be powered by renewables by 2025

Dec 1, 2022

GM Logo Gradient (01-28-21) This image provided by General Motors shows the GM Logo. General Motors is creating a new energy division that will include chargers for electric vehicles, solar panels and other energy-related products and services. The company said Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022, that the unit, called GM Energy, will have offerings for home, commercial and electric vehicle customers. Credit: General Motors via AP General Motors said Wednesday that it has secured all of the renewa ...read more

Samsung Unveils Budget Galaxy A04E Amidst Powerful Galaxy S23 Series: Specs Revealed

Dec 1, 2022

Urian B. , Tech Times 22 October 2022, 12:10 am Samsung has just unveiled a budget smartphone unit called the Galaxy A04E during a time when the company is seen pushing higher-end units like the Galaxy S23 series, Z Flip, and Z Fold. Samsung Galaxy is Releasing Another Budget Smartphone Selling powerful smartphones is important, but the problem is that not every buyer can afford these devices. After a while of focusing only on the latest cutting-edge technology, it seems like Samsung ...read more


Everything we know about the PS5 DualSense Edge controller: Release date, price and more

Dec 1, 2022

(Pocket-lint) - At Gamescom 2022's Opening Night Live, Sony took the opportunity to announce a very exciting new accessory for its most eager gamers - the DualSense Edge. Curious about the differences? Check out our comparison of the normal DualSense and DualSense Edge This is like a super-powered version of its already-impressive DualSense controllers, and packs in extra buttons, swappable parts and more besides. Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming controller. DualSense E ...read more