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Here Are All The New Features Rolling Out To Pixel Smartphones Today

Dec 6, 2022

ymgerman/Shutterstock December is turning out to be an excellent month for people who bought brand-new Pixel smartphones. Less than a week ago, Google confirmed the rollout of its 2022 Holiday Update — the third such update in three years — for Pixel devices. Among the features that rolled out to Google Pixel phones with this Holiday Update included new additions to Google Photos, a fresh set of emojis, and a revised reading mode option with text-to-speech functionality. Goo ...read more

Today’s best deals: TVs, laptops, iPads, robot vacuums and more

Dec 6, 2022

With the holiday season fast approaching, you’re running out of time to buy gifts — not just for your loved ones, but also for yourself! There’s no shortage of offers to choose from across the various retailers, which could be overwhelming if you’re not sure what you look for. To help you with your search, we’ve gathered some of the best deals that you can shop today, in order to get them before the holiday rush begins. These discounts may not last long, so it’s highly recommended th ...read more

Should You Use Tor Over VPN or VPN Over Tor?

Dec 6, 2022

one photo/Shutterstock.com Tor over VPN lets you access the dark web with added security, while VPN over Tor serves to shield you from your VPN’s view. While both have their pros and cons, you’ll likely get the most use out of Tor over VPN. If you’ve looked into how you can browse anonymously, you may have come across the idea of combining a VPN with Tor. That involves choosing, though, between VPN over Tor and Tor over VPN. Let’s go over what these terms mean and which you sho ...read more

The Best Car Phone Mounts of 2022

Dec 5, 2022

Mi Pan/Shutterstock.com Update, 12/03/2022: We’ve reviewed our recommendations and are confident these are still the best car phone mounts you can buy. What to Look For in a Car Phone Mount in 2022 While all car phone mounts solve the problem of propping up your phone for easy access while driving, they achieve this in different ways. Some use suction cups or adhesive tabs to attach to dashboards or windshields. Others have clips that grip onto air vents. A few are even designed to ...read more

Chip lets scientists study biocement formation in real-time

Dec 5, 2022

Until now, the microfluidic chip was used in the medical and environmental research. Credit: Alain Herzog / 2022 EPFL Scientists from EPFL and the University of Lausanne have used a chip that was originally designed for environmental science to study the properties of biocement formation. This material has the potential to replace traditional cement binders in certain civil engineering applications. The chip is the size of a credit card and its surface is engraved with a flow channel ...read more

Elon Musk Makes A Concerning Comment About His Safety

Dec 5, 2022

Bloomberg/Getty Images It's been over a month since Elon Musk took control of Twitter and made controversial changes to the platform. Musk's takeover was followed by the largest layoffs Twitter has ever seen, in addition to the firing of most of the company's senior executive staff and board members. Other notable changes included the botched introduction of the Twitter Blue paid subscription — giving anyone paying $8 per month a "Verified" badge — and granting amnesty to th ...read more

Steam’s most popular GPU isn’t the one you think it is

Dec 5, 2022

With tens of millions of users, most of which log in daily, Steam is the de facto platform home of PC gaming. That gives Valve’s storefront a massive amount of user data, which it occasionally shares with the rest of us via the monthly hardware survey. This month sees a new king of the world for graphics cards, and one that might just surprise you: the humble Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650. Also, just to cover my bases, it might not surprise you if you’re a game industry analyst o ...read more

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Dec 5, 2022

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How to View Instagram Posts Without an Account

Dec 5, 2022

You can view Instagram posts without an account by launching a web browser and typing in the URL of a user's Instagram page. You can also open a third-party website like Imginn to search for and view someone's Instagram posts without logging in. Want to see someone’s Instagram posts without creating or logging in to an Instagram account? While your options are limited, there are some ways of viewing Instagram posts without an account. We’ll show you what those are. RELATED: How to Vi ...read more

Build a Smart Hi-Fi with Raspberry Pi's Redesigned Audio HATs

Dec 5, 2022

News @andrew_andrew__ Dec 5, 2022, 11:43 am EST | 1 min read Raspberry Pi Foundation Instead of blowing hundreds of dollars on hi-fi streaming equipment, some audio fans rely on a Raspberry Pi. That’s right; you can revolutionize your home audio with an affordable Pi computer—all you need is a DAC. And there are plenty of official options to choose from. The Raspberry Pi Foundation began selling DAC HATs two years ago. These HATs, which were originally desi ...read more