- How angel investing became a pastime and a way of socializing in Silicon Valley, with investors betting small amounts in friends’ startups (Ellen Huet/Bloomberg)on 30/09/2022 at 12:15 AM
Ellen Huet / Bloomberg:How angel investing became a pastime and a way of socializing in Silicon Valley, with investors betting small amounts in friends’ startups — Maia Bittner is an angel investor, and she has a lot of friends who’ve founded startups. Sometimes they ask her if she wants to put money into their companies.
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- ‘Andor’ Episode 4 Recap: Star Wars’ Rebel Heroes Operate in the Shadows – CNETby Sean Keane on 30/09/2022 at 12:00 AM
The Disney Plus series reveals how the hidden rebellion grows as the totalitarian regime tightens its grip on the galaxy.
- Marvel’s ‘Armor Wars’ Shifts From Disney Plus Series to Movie, Report Says – CNETby Corinne Reichert on 29/09/2022 at 11:44 PM
Starring Don Cheadle, Armor Wars will feature tech from the late Tony Stark (aka Iron Man).
- Anker’s Soundcore Liberty 4 earbuds add spatial audio and heart rate trackingby Richard Lawler on 29/09/2022 at 11:33 PM
Soundcore Liberty 4 earbuds | Image: SoundcoreToday Anker is adding a new entry to its line of Soundcore earbuds with the Liberty 4. While this set keeps the brand in the budget earbud category with a $149.99 price, they’re the first ones in this line to combine a “stick” design (as seen in the Liberty Air 2 Pro) and dual dynamic drivers that Soundcore claims “push the boundaries of sound performance, offering clarity across all frequencies for the best listening experience with all genres of music.” The Liberty Air 2 Pro made our list of the best cheap earbuds last year, and the Liberty 3 Pro managed to impress for the price when we reviewed them in February, despite ANC that could use some improvement and some extra emphasis on bass and treble under their default settings. While… Continue reading…
- Twitter Sends First Edited Tweet For All To See – CNETby David Lumb on 29/09/2022 at 11:32 PM
Here’s what an edited tweet will look like, and Twitter Blue subscribers will get the feature “soon.”
- Court filing: in March, Jack Dorsey told Elon Musk he tried to add Musk to Twitter’s board, but felt the rest of the board was too “risk averse” (Lauren Feiner/CNBC)on 29/09/2022 at 11:30 PM
Lauren Feiner / CNBC:Court filing: in March, Jack Dorsey told Elon Musk he tried to add Musk to Twitter’s board, but felt the rest of the board was too “risk averse” — – Former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey wanted Elon Musk on the board of the social media company, but felt the rest of its members were too …
- Unknown Worlds and Krafton launch Moonbreaker into early accessby Dean Takahashi on 29/09/2022 at 11:22 PM
Krafton and Uknown Worlds announced today that Moonbreaker has officially entered early access and is available on PC and Mac via Steam.
- ‘She-Hulk’ Release Schedule: When Does Episode 8 Hit Disney Plus? – CNETby Jennifer Bisset on 29/09/2022 at 11:21 PM
Let’s look at the exact release time for the penultimate episode of Marvel’s comedy-superhero series.
- Netflix: The 50 Absolute Best TV Shows to Watch – CNETby Jennifer Bisset on 29/09/2022 at 11:15 PM
This week catch new German drama-romance The Empress.
- The Best Advent Calendars You Should Snag Now Before They Sell Out – CNETby Lindsey Hunter Lopez on 29/09/2022 at 11:15 PM
You don’t have to be a kid to have fun counting down the days until Christmas.
- Netflix: The 44 Absolute Best Movies to Watch – CNETby Jennifer Bisset on 29/09/2022 at 11:10 PM
This week catch Blonde, starring Ana de Armas, or stunning animated film Entergalactic.
- Eufy’s impressive new smart cameras use AI to identify you and your petsby Jennifer Pattison Tuohy on 29/09/2022 at 11:00 PM
Image: Eufy Smart home company Eufy’s new wireless security camera, the EufyCam 3, bumps up the resolution to 4K and adds a built-in solar panel to extend the year-long battery life even further. But its best features come from the new HomeBase 3 hub the camera connects to wirelessly. This adds local processing of video to send you an alert when it spots a person, pet, or vehicle, plus facial recognition so it can tell you if it’s a stranger or a family member. Another interesting feature is the option to upgrade the storage to as much as 16 TB of local storage with a hard drive slot. Eufy says this is enough for 60 years of motion-activated video footage, and it adds the capability to record continuous video — a first for the Eufy ecosystem. The… Continue reading…
- Anker Debuts New Soundcore Liberty 4 Earbuds With Heart-Rate Monitor – CNETby David Carnoy on 29/09/2022 at 11:00 PM
If you can’t afford Apple’s AirPods Pro 2 or are an Android user, the $150 Soundcore Liberty 4 may be an excellent alternative.
- Former eBay Execs Get Prison Sentences for Cyberstalking – CNETby Corinne Reichert on 29/09/2022 at 10:57 PM
They were also fined tens of thousands of dollars for their role in harassing a couple who published a newsletter critical of eBay.
- A Trump-appointed judge undermined a special master order for Trump to back up claims that FBI ‘planted’ evidence at Mar-a-Lagoby email@example.com (C. Ryan Barber) on 29/09/2022 at 10:53 PM
Judge Aileen Cannon pushed back the end date for the review of records seized from Mar-a-Lago, in just her latest decision siding with Donald Trump.
- Ukrainian military intelligence claims the risk of Russia using nuclear weapons is now ‘very high,’ report saysby firstname.lastname@example.org (Erin Snodgrass,John Haltiwanger) on 29/09/2022 at 10:48 PM
Intelligence experts have said the threat of nuclear warfare remains minimal, despite Vladimir Putin’s recent threats.
- Overwatch 2 Early Impressions: I’m Obsessed Again – CNETby Adam Benjamin on 29/09/2022 at 10:48 PM
Playing in Overwatch 2 early access has completely reignited my love for the series.
- Scammers have seized on student loan forgiveness. Here’s how to avoid themby Jon Healey on 29/09/2022 at 10:44 PM
Just say no to anyone offering to help you obtain the $10,000 to $20,000 in student loan debt forgiveness. You don’t need them.
- NASA is studying whether SpaceX can visit the Hubble Space Telescopeby Mary Beth Griggs on 29/09/2022 at 10:44 PM
The Hubble Space Telescope | Image: NASASpaceX and NASA have agreed to figure out whether or not a SpaceX ship could visit and potentially breathe new life into the iconic Hubble Space Telescope. They announced that they were partnering on a study that would look into whether or not that kind of mission was even possible. The study will take about six months to complete and will involve NASA and SpaceX. It also involves the Polaris Program, a private human spaceflight effort funded by billionaire Jason Isaacman. Earlier this year, Isaacman bought three flights to space on SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft, a series of missions he’s calling Polaris. It is not clear yet whether or not a trip to the Hubble would even require a crew It is not clear yet whether or not a trip to the Hubble… Continue reading…
- How AI predicts hurricanes and answers calls for help in their aftermathby Esther Shein on 29/09/2022 at 10:41 PM
AI helps keep the lines of communication open during a disaster and also better predict the intensity of hurricanes in the future.
- Brave says it will hide and block cookie consent notifications with an approach “more privacy-preserving” than similar systems used in other browsers (Bill Toulas/BleepingComputer)on 29/09/2022 at 10:35 PM
Bill Toulas / BleepingComputer:Brave says it will hide and block cookie consent notifications with an approach “more privacy-preserving” than similar systems used in other browsers — The Brave browser will soon allows users to block annoying and potentially privacy-harming cookie consent banners on all websites they visit.
- Apple Fires Executive After He Makes Crude Remark on TikTok – CNETby Ian Sherr on 29/09/2022 at 10:25 PM
The executive, who worked in procurement, was reportedly key in striking deals with parts suppliers.
- 7 Sleep Tracker Alternatives to Amazon’s New Halo Rise – CNETby McKenzie Dillon on 29/09/2022 at 10:25 PM
Looking for a sleep tracker but the Halo Rise isn’t for you? You’ve come to the right spot.
- Google Stadia never mattered, and it never had a chanceby Jay Peters on 29/09/2022 at 10:23 PM
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The VergeGoogle had big plans for its cloud gaming service, but it never tipped the scales. Soon, Google will be shutting it down. Continue reading…
- Space telescopes capture asteroid slam with striking clarityon 29/09/2022 at 10:21 PM
Two space telescopes have captured this week’s asteroid strike, the first planetary defense test of its kind
- The F-22 prototype first flew 32 years ago. Now Congress and the Air Force are at odds over the stealth jet’s future.by email@example.com (Benjamin Brimelow) on 29/09/2022 at 10:21 PM
The oldest F-22s are “just not upgraded to the state that we need to meet the current threat,” the secretary of the Air Force told lawmakers in May.
- Is Tesla’s Cybertruck a Truck or Boat? Elon Musk Claims Both – CNETby Zachary McAuliffe on 29/09/2022 at 10:19 PM
Musk makes an intriguing claim about the upcoming Cybertruck.
- NASA and SpaceX to investigate whether Crew Dragon spaceship could drag Hubble Space Telescope further from Earthby firstname.lastname@example.org (Morgan McFall-Johnsen) on 29/09/2022 at 10:11 PM
NASA and SpaceX plan to spend six months investigating whether the effort would work. It involves a billionaire that SpaceX is flying to orbit.
- VR game Walkabout Mini Golf adds 20,000 Leagues courseby Rachel Kaser on 29/09/2022 at 10:11 PM
VR golf title Walkabout Mini Golf adds its first of three Jules Verne-themed courses: The Nautilus from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
- Numerous orgs hacked after installing weaponized open source appsby Dan Goodin on 29/09/2022 at 10:06 PM
PuTTY, KiTTY, TightVNC, Sumatra PDF Reader, and muPDF/Subliminal Recording all targeted.
- What Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Told Elon Musk in Private Texts – CNETby Queenie Wong on 29/09/2022 at 10:06 PM
Musk is in a legal fight with Twitter because he’s trying to back out of buying the company for $44 billion.
- Sackboy: Big Adventure is the next PlayStation PC gameon 29/09/2022 at 10:04 PM
On Thursday, Sony announced that Sackboy: A Big Adventure is the next PlayStation exclusive coming to PC. The game lands on Steam and the Epic Game Store on October 27 for $59.99, just a week after another big Sony title — Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection.
- Apple Watch female health tracking: Everything you need to knowby Kaitlyn Cimino on 29/09/2022 at 10:00 PM
Apple wants to streamline your cycle.
- Coinbase vs. Uphold: Which Should You Use?by Ponvang Bulus on 29/09/2022 at 10:00 PM
Can’t figure out which crypto exchange to use? Let’s compare two popular exchanges to help you make a choice.
- Best Electric Scooters and E-Bikes Under $500 – CNETby Joseph Kaminski on 29/09/2022 at 10:00 PM
Here are some lower-cost options to get you around town faster.
- Local jail warden, twin brother, arrested and accused of shooting migrants in Texas, killing oneby email@example.com (Charles R. Davis) on 29/09/2022 at 10:00 PM
The brothers are accused of opening fire on a group of migrants who were drinking water alongside a road in west Texas.
- Best Workout Shoes for 2022 – CNETby Mercey Livingston on 29/09/2022 at 10:00 PM
No matter what kind of exercise you do, wearing the right kind of shoes can make a big difference.
- Best Gifts for Cyclists That Will Actually get Used – CNETby Russell Holly on 29/09/2022 at 10:00 PM
Everyone in your life who lives on a bike would love these gifts.
- US proposal would permit eagle deaths as renewables expandon 29/09/2022 at 9:58 PM
The Biden administration is proposing a new permitting program for wind energy turbines, power lines and other projects that kill bald and golden eagles
- Side-by-side images from flybys of Europa show close-up views of Jupiter’s icy moon over 20 yearsby firstname.lastname@example.org (Paola Rosa-Aquino) on 29/09/2022 at 9:56 PM
During Thursday’s flyby, NASA’s Juno probe made important observations about Europa, a leading candidate in the search for life beyond Earth.
- NASA Considers Using SpaceX Crew Dragon to Extend Hubble Telescope’s Life – CNETby Amanda Kooser on 29/09/2022 at 9:56 PM
The Hubble Space Telescope could get a new lease on life, but the concept is only in an early study stage.
- Newly revealed texts show how Elon Musk’s relationship with Twitter’s CEO quickly implodedby email@example.com (Grace Kay,Kali Hays) on 29/09/2022 at 9:54 PM
The text messages were revealed as a part of a trove of unredacted messages between Musk and several of Silicon Valley’s most powerful players.
- NASA’s Tantalizing Juno Photos of Jupiter Moon Europa Are Among Closest Ever – CNETby Amanda Kooser on 29/09/2022 at 9:50 PM
The spacecraft delivers new views of the icy world.
- Webb, Hubble Telescopes Capture Stunning Images of DART Asteroid Crash – CNETby Eric Mack on 29/09/2022 at 9:48 PM
The effort marks the first time the two flagship observatories have spied the same object at the same moment.
- Google to Shut Down Stadia Video Game Streaming Serviceby Nico Grant on 29/09/2022 at 9:46 PM
After nearly three years, Google has decided to winnow its video game ambitions because Stadia was less popular than it had anticipated.
- Deadpool 3: Hugh Jackman To Return as Wolverine, Explains MCU Timeline With Ryan Reynolds – CNETby Gael Fashingbauer Cooper on 29/09/2022 at 9:43 PM
But you’ll just be left hanging like a yo-yo until the Marvel Cinematic Universe movie finally arrives in September 2024.
- An investigation shows how self-publishing platform Wattpad’s lack of moderation, age verification, and safety features helps sexual predators exploit teens (Rashi Shrivastava/Forbes)on 29/09/2022 at 9:40 PM
Rashi Shrivastava / Forbes:An investigation shows how self-publishing platform Wattpad’s lack of moderation, age verification, and safety features helps sexual predators exploit teens — For many teenagers, the reading and writing platform is a creative and educational outlet. But a Forbes investigation found …
- 7 ways to troubleshoot if your Zoom camera is not workingby firstname.lastname@example.org (Dave Johnson) on 29/09/2022 at 9:33 PM
If your Zoom camera isn’t working, you may need to try several troubleshooting methods to resolve the issue.
- The 2022 NFL season continues with a big Week 4 matchup between Kansas City and Tampa Bay — here’s how to livestream games all season longby email@example.com (Kevin Webb) on 29/09/2022 at 9:32 PM
NFL games are spread across CBS, Fox, ESPN, NBC, NFL Network, and Amazon throughout the season. You can stream games on services like Sling and NFL+.