Technology news 15 Feb, 2021
20 Essential Tips and Tricks for Getting Started in Valheim - Valheim Wiki Guide - IGNIGN
This page is part of IGN's Valheim Wiki guide and details everything you need to know about surviving in the world of Valheim. From gathering supplies,
Left 4 Dead Wiki Desecrated To Add Fifth Survivor, Who Is Now Canon, That's The Rules - KotakuKotaku
In the original Left 4 Dead, there were four survivors: Francis, Bill, Louis and Zoey. Anyone reading through the game’s wiki, however, will think there’s actually a fifth cast member: Purple Francis.
iPhone 13 rumored to feature ‘refined matte back,’ always-on display, more - 9to5Mac9to5Mac
A new video today from EverythingApplePro on YouTube offers a series of rumors on what to expect from this year’s iPhone 13. The video cites exclusive details from prominent leaker Max Weinbach, claiming that the iPhone 13 will feature an always-on display, s…
DJI's future first-person drone surfaces in an unboxing video - EngadgetEngadget
A future DJI first-person drone has appeared in an unboxing video, and it's clear this is a break from the company's usual robotic quadcopters.
Duchess of Sussex expecting 2nd child, a sibling for Archie - The Associated PressAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting their second child, their office confirmed Sunday. A spokesperson for Prince Harry, 36, and Meghan, 39, said in a statement:...
10 tips and tricks everyone with a Mac needs to know right now - CNETCNET
We'll show you tools and techniques to level up your Mac knowledge. Here's how to get started.
Apple iPhone 13 Mini still on the table despite lagging sales of iPhone 12 Mini - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
Despite low sales of the iPhone 12 Mini, sources have told noted tipster Jon Prosser that Apple will launch an iPhone 13 Mini. According to these sources, the main reason the iPhone 12 Mini floundered was the success of the iPhone SE (2020). Since no iPhone S…
Enjoy Finding Distanced Love In Half Past Fate: Romantic Distancing - Bleeding Cool NewsBleeding Cool News
Way Down Deep and Serenity Forge have released a special game for Valentine's Day with Half Past Fate: Romantic Distancing.
Shiny Alomomola Released In Pokémon GO For Valentine's Day Event - Bleeding Cool NewsBleeding Cool News
The Valentine's Day 2021 Event kicks off today in Pokémon GO, bringing with it a surprise Shiny Pokémon release: Alomomola!
IKEA Announces Huge Lineup Of Gaming Furniture, Including A Big Wooden Hand - GameSpotGameSpot
The Swedish furniture giant is trying its hand to make your butt more comfortable when playing games.
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury launch 180% bigger than Wii U original | UK Boxed Charts - GamesIndustry.bizGamesIndustry.biz
It's the third biggest Mario platform launch on Switch
Xbox Cloud Gaming for the PC Moves Closer Towards Release - Thurrott.com - Thurrott.comThurrott.com
Microsoft's Cloud Gaming service for the browser moves closer to release with an expanded beta test.
VALORANT player discovers new skill jump on Ascent - Dot EsportsDot Esports
Use this tactic to reach the spot without using abilities.
Call of Duty: Warzone Update Adds Mysterious Lightning Storm - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
It looks as though a storm is coming in Call of Duty: Warzone. Following one of the game’s latest updates, a number of thunderstorms started appearing for some players within Verdansk. And while it’s not known what the storms might indicate just yet, they see…
A radical change is coming to the way major credit cards work - BGRBGR
The credit cards that dominate the spending habits of so many consumers, from companies that range from Mastercard to Visa and even Apple with its Apple Card, are slowly changing the look and feel that consumers have come to expect from these card products. C…
Grab two Google Nest Audio speakers for just $150 ($50 off) - Android PoliceAndroid Police
Google released the Nest Audio near the end of last year, as a replacement for the company's original Google Home smart speaker. The Nest Audio offers
Entire Kingdom Hearts Series Coming To PC On Epic Games Store Next Month - GameSpotGameSpot
Square Enix's beloved RPG series hits PC exclusively via the Epic Games Store on March 30.
Weekend poll: Do you have an Android TV? - Android PoliceAndroid Police
There are many smart TV platforms these days: the humble Roku, various Amazon Fire TV devices, Samsung's Tizen-based platform, screens with Android TV
Get the Jabra Elite 65t wireless earbuds for only $50 ($30 off) - Android PoliceAndroid Police
The market for true wireless earbuds is very crowded at this point, but Jabra has always managed to stand out with its excellent sound quality and value.
A vulnerability in Windows Defender went unnoticed for 12 years - TechSpotTechSpot
Let’s be clear—12 years is a long time when it comes to the lifecycle of a mainstream operating system, and it’s a heck of a long time...
Here's The PS1 Version Of The Witcher 3 Tub Scene - KotakuKotaku
Sure, in our universe The Witcher 3 was released on PS4, Xbox One, and PC in 2015. But in an alternate universe, it was released in 1996 for the original PlayStation.
Second February update seemingly addresses Samsung Galaxy S21 battery drain issue - PhoneArenaPhoneArena
An update rolled out earlier this month had affected the battery life of the Exynos-powered Galaxy S21 and S21 Plus.
Munna & Musharna Are Now Live In Pokémon GO - Bleeding Cool NewsBleeding Cool News
The Psychic-type Pokémon Munna and its evolution Musharna have been released in Pokémon GO but when will the remaining Unova species release?
Halo 7 Seemingly Isn't Happening Anytime Soon - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
As part of a recent Halo Infinite question-and-answer session with 343 Industries' Quinn DelHoyo, who works on the Sandbox Team at the developer, DelHoyo explained the ways in which the developer intends to add new weapons and features and generally update th…
Samsung misses out on lucrative foldable display contract from Huawei - SamMobileSamMobile
Samsung Display won't be the supplier of the small-sized, bendable panels intended to feature in Huawei's next foldable smartphone. According ...
The Pokemon x Levi's Collection is About to Drop - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
Last year, Levi's teamed up with Nintendo on a Super Mario Bros. collection that tied into the 35th anniversary celebration for the franchise. Levi's is back at it in 2021, teaming up with The Pokemon Company on a 25th anniversary apparel collection that prom…
Animal Crossing Valentine’s Day Sees Villagers Shower You With Gifts - DualShockersDualShockers
Valentine's Day is here in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
21 deals on wireless earbuds that are cheaper than AirPods - EngadgetEngadget
Get these Brio SkyBorn S7 True Wireless Earbuds + Charging Case for $51 (reg. with code PREZ2021. Vodo Vibe True Wireless Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones Noise cancelling earbuds normally cost hundreds of dollars, but the Vodo Vibes offer them plus excellent audio q…
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - Hinokami Keppuutan - Kimetsu Matsuri Online 2021 Gameplay - GematsuGoogle News
Original Galaxy Buds are $49, so You Might as Well - Droid LifeDroid Life
Lookin’ for a Sunday deal? Samsung’s Galaxy Buds are down to $49 at the moment and they are good enough still that you should consider jumping on this if in need of a fresh pair of true wireless earbuds. To be clear, these are not last year’s Galaxy Buds+, Bu…
Why did the flywheel hybrid system never catch on for road cars? - Ars TechnicaArs Technica
Born for but never raced in F1, the idea found some success at Le Mans.
Sarah Michelle Gellar says the pandemic is 'the hardest thing that I've ever faced in my life' - Yahoo LifestyleYahoo Entertainment
The actress opens up about giving back, curbing screen time and keeping her friendships ticking during the pandemic.
New AI 'Ramanujan Machine' uncovers hidden patterns in numbers - Livescience.comLive Science
The new AI can generate novel math ideas in need of proof.
Zelda Remake Studio Grezzo Is Hiring for a New 'Medieval' and 'Stylish' Project - IGN - IGNIGN
Grezzo, the Japanese game development studio known for such games as the Switch remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, is hiring for a new "medieval" and "stylish" project.
The $3,000 eVscope makes stargazing easy and fun - Ars TechnicaArs Technica
Unistellar's eVscope promises great stargazing whether you're in the city or country.
Custom PC Builder PowerGPU Claims Ryzen 5 5000 Zen 3 CPUs Experiencing High Failure Rates - Hot HardwareHot Hardware
Amid a hardware shortage, a system builder in the US claims it is seeing a higher than usual dead-on-arrival (DOA) rate of AMD's Ryzen 5000 series desktops CPUs.
Microsoft releases Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4023057 to improve Windows Update reliability - MSPoweruser - MSPoweruserMSPoweruser
Microsoft is pushing out Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4023057 to all supported versions of Windows 10. The software is a housecleaning patch of sorts which Microsoft has pushing put previously in anticipation of the roll-out of a bigger update in the near f…
Original Content podcast: Netflix’s ‘Lupin’ is a twisty delight - TechCrunchTechCrunch
The new Netflix series “Lupin” is a loose adaptation of the Arséne Lupin stories by Maurice Leblanc, but it’s set in the present day, with a hero who’s inspired by the exploits of Leblanc’s fictional “gentleman thief.” Through flashbacks, we meet Assane Dio…
Mark Zuckerberg Told Facebook Staff In 2018 To 'Inflict Pain' On Apple: Report - Yahoo FinanceYahoo Entertainment
The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday that Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg had harsh words for Tim Cook’s Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) back ...
15 NEW Open World Games To Look Forward To [Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, PC, Switch, PS5] - GamingBoltYouTube
The popularity of open world games is at an all-time high, and as developers look to leverage more powerful console hardware to craft even larger and more im...
Google Photos adds new editing features but they're for paying users only - InputInputmag.com
Subscribers to Google One gain several machine learning-based editing tools that were exclusive to Pixel phones.
I just spent an hour with Apple's support team and now I need a drink - ZDNetZDNet
If, for just one second, you thought Apple devices are always reliable, try watching the complaints pour in on Twitter. And imagine what it's like for the Apple staff who have to respond. If they're humans, of course.
Baldur’s Gate 3’s “biggest update yet” being revealed in upcoming livestream – here’s how to watch - PCGamesNPCGamesN
Larian and Dungeons and Dragons talent are involved
Corsair's HS70 Bluetooth gaming headset is perfect for the work-from-home gamer - CNETCNET
The HS70 is both wired and wireless, and that's confusing, but also great for staying connected to all your devices.
My Phony Valentine: Covid Fuels Romance Scams - The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal
The pandemic has created fertile soil for fraudsters to swindle the unsuspecting, regulators say
Fall Guys adds Red Panda costume for Valentine’s Day - PolygonPolygon
Fans of Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout can grab the new Red Panda costume from Feb. 14-16 on Windows PC and PlayStation 4. Check out the trailer!
Jason Biggs reflects on 'American Pie' popularity two decades later: 'The jokes continue' - Fox NewsFox News
The actor also discussed his new game show "Cherries Wild."
Sony Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over PlayStation 5 DualSense Controller Drift - HYPEBEASTHYPEBEAST
Filed by the same law firm behind Nintendo's Joy-Con drift lawsuit.
2021 iPad Pro refresh and AirTags are reputedly due a March 2021 release - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
Apple plans to unveil the AirTags and its 2021 iPad Pro refresh, according to new reports. Possibly launching simultaneously, rumours about the pair have been circulating for months.
Fortnite Releases The Flash Skin Set - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
Earlier this week, Epic Games revealed that a new skin tied to DC’s speedster The Flash was soon planned to roll out in Fortnite. While some have already had access to the new character skin for a few days, as of right now, The Flash has become available for …
Guide: New PS5, PS4 Games This Week (15th February to 21st February) - Push SquarePush Square
Patent application shows how the Apple Watch could monitor blood glucose without drawing blood - PhoneArenaPhoneArena
Apple has filed a patent application for the technology it needs to allow the Apple Watch to monitor users' blood sugar readings so that they know how much insulin to inject before each meal.
PS5 restock disaster — these scalpers really don’t appreciate the 'bad press' - Tom's GuideTom's Guide
PS5 scalpers seem confused and upset that they're being villainized for hijacking restock efforts
Facebook Watch reportedly coming next year — and Apple Watch is laughing - Tom's GuideTom's Guide
Facebook is apparently working on its own wearable, but there are big obstacles
Huge Nintendo Leak Reveals 4 Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
A huge Nintendo leak has revealed several upcoming Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite games. Unfortunately, if you're looking for new Zelda, Mario, or Metroid games, this new leak is going to leave you disappointed. Not only are all four games from thir…
PS5 price: What Sony's new console really costs you - CNETCNET
The PlayStation 5 may list for as little as $400, but if you really want to own one right now, try doubling that. Here's what you need to know about PS5 pricing.
The Division 2: Ubisoft Massive Confirms More Content Is Planned for 2021 - IGN - IGNIGN
Ubisoft Massive has changed its mind and is now currently developing new content for The Division 2 for later in 2021.
NVIDIA's GeForce RTX 3060 debuts February 25th, if you can find it - EngadgetEngadget
NVIDIA will release the GeForce RTX 3060 on February 25th, although it may be difficult to find for a long time to come.
HSN's Presidents' Day sale is off the charts! Save big on Beats, Dyson, Keurig and more - Yahoo LifestyleYahoo Entertainment
Save big on home and kitchen appliances, top-rated tech and best-selling beauty brands.
5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Android Apps Weekly - Android AuthorityAndroid Authority
The 367th Android Apps Weekly is out! This week we talk about a few excellent new games, Walmart Plus, and more apps news!
This Week in Apps: Bumble’s IPO, Google’s missing privacy labels, a developer crusades against scams - TechCrunchTechCrunch
Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry is as hot as ever, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consu…
Google Stadia reaffirms its commitment by planning ‘more than 100’ game releases for 2021 - Chrome UnboxedChrome Unboxed
Seemingly in direct response to all of the naysayers who have come out of the woodwork this month because of the company's decision to wind down their in-house game development studios, Stadia has re-upped its commitment by stating that they will be bringing …
Android 12: Release date, previews, betas, and everything you need to know - Android PoliceAndroid Police
The next version of Android — which we suspect will be called... Android 12 — is likely launching in the coming weeks as a developer preview.
Privacy tip: How to delete cookies from your phone - Fox NewsFox News
Make no mistake: You’re being tracked.
Up and Away: We Review a Custom-Built Porsche Design Chronograph Inside a Porsche 911 Turbo S - Watchtime.comWatchtime.com
Porsche Design invites customers to configure chronographs according to their own wishes. We did just that to match the fastest and most expensive Porsche, the new 911 Turbo S. And we conquered the highest Alpine passes with the roadster, the watch and their …
Top Stories: Apple Maps Adding Waze Features, Intel Downplays M1 Chip, MacBook Pro Charging Issue Fixed - Mac RumorsMacRumors
This week saw another good mix of news and rumors, led by the discovery that Apple Maps is going to be gaining Waze-like features for crowdsourcing...
SpaceX Just Crashed Another Rocket -- and That's Great News - Motley FoolMotley Fool
If at first you don't succeed, try again. And again. And again.
CD Projekt RED victim of attack - Source Code now possibly sold (update) - guru3d.comguru3d.com
CD Projekt RED just issued a statement in which they acknowledge they are the victim of a cyber-attack, attackers gained entry towards their internal network accessing delicate data and source code of...