Category: Technology News

Blue Origin Successfully Tests Revised Rocket and Crew Capsule

Blue Origin, the private space firm started by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has successfully completed a test launch of its revised New Shepard rocket. This is the first...

Net Neutrality: Former FCC Chairman and Literal Industry Shill Claims Threats Don’t Exist

When the FCC passed net neutrality rules in February 2015 under Tom Wheeler, the tech industry and individual users hailed them as a huge win for citizens and the open...

Juno Probe Reveals Jupiter’s Great Red Spot Extends 200 Miles Deep

The Juno space probe was launched back in 2011 on course for Jupiter. It arrived in orbit of the gas giant in summer 2016 after five years of travel, and it began...

How to Download Windows 10 For Free, But Only Until December 31

Ever since Microsoft launched Windows 10, it’s made the OS officially or unofficially available. Officially, you stopped being able to download or upgrade your system...

MIT Creates Glowing Plants to Replace Electric Lights

You probably reach for the light switch when it gets dark, but researchers from MIT are working on technology that could make houseplants your new desk lamp. The team...

FCC Votes To Overturn Net Neutrality Rules—Now What?

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) under chairman Ajit Pai has followed through on its threat to kill net neutrality. In a 3-2 vote today, the commission...

Google Uses Machine Learning to Find New Exoplanets

Astronomers have been spotting exoplanets for decades, but the overwhelming majority of newly discovered planets outside our solar system have come courtesy of the...

First Look Roundup: Apple iMac Pro

After years of fending off questions from its increasingly unhappy workstation customers, Apple has finally released an updated professional Mac. The new iMac Pro is...

2018 Honda Clarity Review: This Midsize Plug-In Hybrid Could Be Your Only Car

 The 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid is the class of a small field of PHEVs. The Clarity combines excellent 47-mile range on battery power, with a gasoline engine...

Apple May Reduce iPhone SoC Performance as Battery Degrades

For years, Apple’s iPhones have offered a Low Power Mode to improve battery life when you’re nearing the end of a charge. Low Power Mode is signified by a dull...