88gadget.info https://88gadget.info The Definitive Guide to Tech and Cars Fri, 14 Aug 2020 05:59:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5 4555266 Turtle Beach Stealth 700, Stealth 600 Gen 2 ready for next-gen consoles https://88gadget.info/turtle-beach-stealth-700-stealth-600-gen-2-ready-for-next-gen-consoles-14633420/ https://88gadget.info/turtle-beach-stealth-700-stealth-600-gen-2-ready-for-next-gen-consoles-14633420/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 06:01:10 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633420 Truly Wireless Stereo or TWS earbuds are all the rage on mobile these days but there will also be a class of consumers that demand a bit more reliability than what even the latest Bluetooth version offer. Gamers are particularly dependent on quality sounds not just for critical audio cues but also for clear communication with 000mates. For those low-latency … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/turtle-beach-stealth-700-stealth-600-gen-2-ready-for-next-gen-consoles-14633420/feed/ 0 633420 ZTE Axon A20 5G with under-screen camera passes by China’s TENAA https://88gadget.info/zte-axon-a20-5g-with-under-screen-camera-passes-by-chinas-tenaa-13633418/ https://88gadget.info/zte-axon-a20-5g-with-under-screen-camera-passes-by-chinas-tenaa-13633418/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 04:57:51 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633418 Some may think that innovation in the smartphone market has almost plateaued but there are still a few dreams that have yet to be fulfilled that don’t involve foldable or rollable screens. One such dream is having a camera that hides underneath the screen, unseen until it is needed. Many manufacturers, including Samsung and Apple, have reportedly been trying to … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/zte-axon-a20-5g-with-under-screen-camera-passes-by-chinas-tenaa-13633418/feed/ 0 633418 Amazon Alexa can be hacked with a one-click Amazon link https://88gadget.info/amazon-alexa-can-be-hacked-with-a-one-click-amazon-link-13633416/ https://88gadget.info/amazon-alexa-can-be-hacked-with-a-one-click-amazon-link-13633416/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 03:44:05 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633416 Amazon is both famous and notorious for making it extremely easy to buy things with just a single click, even using a “1-Click” button exactly for that. It seems, however, that it may just be just as simple to compromise one of Amazon’s most popular products. Its AI-powered personal assistant Alexa can be found in so many smart speakers and … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/amazon-alexa-can-be-hacked-with-a-one-click-amazon-link-13633416/feed/ 0 633416 Epic Games sues Google over Fortnite removal over Play Store violations https://88gadget.info/epic-games-sues-google-over-fortnite-removal-over-play-store-violations-13633414/ https://88gadget.info/epic-games-sues-google-over-fortnite-removal-over-play-store-violations-13633414/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 02:35:04 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633414 In just a few hours, the mobile app and gaming market exploded into a flurry of news, removals, and two lawsuits, all revolving around a single game: Fortnite. Epic Games, who has spoken out and moved against the status quo in the game and app store markets, made a daring move to implement its own direct payment system to bypass … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/epic-games-sues-google-over-fortnite-removal-over-play-store-violations-13633414/feed/ 0 633414 Surface Duo promised to get three years of Android updates https://88gadget.info/surface-duo-promised-to-get-three-years-of-android-updates-13633412/ https://88gadget.info/surface-duo-promised-to-get-three-years-of-android-updates-13633412/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 02:13:36 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633412 Although it has sold Android phones in the past, the Surface Duo is technically Microsoft’s first true Android phone, under its own name and without Nokia’s involvement. It’s not surprising, then, that it wants to put its best foot forward, and not just in the sense of being a unique dual-screen phone. It turns out, Microsoft is joining the rather … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/surface-duo-promised-to-get-three-years-of-android-updates-13633412/feed/ 0 633412 Wear OS update promises to be faster, support Snapdragon Wear 4100 https://88gadget.info/wear-os-update-promises-to-be-faster-support-snapdragon-wear-4100-13633409/ https://88gadget.info/wear-os-update-promises-to-be-faster-support-snapdragon-wear-4100-13633409/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 01:41:39 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633409 Android Wear, now Wear OS by Google, should have taken the wearable market by storm. For one reason or another, however, Android’s wearable incarnation didn’t take off as well as its mobile original, and Wear OS lagged behind Apple’s watchOS and Samsung’s Tizen-based OS in more ways than one. With Android 11 just around the corner, Google is reassuring the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/wear-os-update-promises-to-be-faster-support-snapdragon-wear-4100-13633409/feed/ 0 633409 Fortnite hit by major outage in North America: Here’s the workaround https://88gadget.info/fortnite-hit-by-major-outage-in-north-america-heres-the-workaround-13633405/ https://88gadget.info/fortnite-hit-by-major-outage-in-north-america-heres-the-workaround-13633405/#respond Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:27:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633405 If you’ve tried playING Fortnite this evening and you’re located in the North America-East, you’ve likely been met with a bizarre lobby that includes only Arena game modes — or, perhaps, no game modes at all, only gibberish. This is due to a major outage the game is experiencing in one part of North America, leaving many players unable to … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/fortnite-hit-by-major-outage-in-north-america-heres-the-workaround-13633405/feed/ 0 633405 Google Search gets new tools to help travelers during the pandemic https://88gadget.info/google-search-gets-new-tools-to-help-travelers-during-the-pandemic-13633400/ https://88gadget.info/google-search-gets-new-tools-to-help-travelers-during-the-pandemic-13633400/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 23:59:32 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633400 As some parts of the world begin to open back up to more extensive activities and travel, many people are left wondering where they can go, what the related travel rules are, which places are accepting visitors, and more. Here to help with that is an update to Google Search that adds relevant COVID-19 and lockdown-related information for travelers, including … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-search-gets-new-tools-to-help-travelers-during-the-pandemic-13633400/feed/ 0 633400 Google pulls Fortnite from Play Store amid Apple lawsuit drama https://88gadget.info/google-pulls-fortnite-from-play-store-amid-apple-lawsuit-drama-13633403/ https://88gadget.info/google-pulls-fortnite-from-play-store-amid-apple-lawsuit-drama-13633403/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 23:06:02 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633403 The Epic Games versus Apple drama has gotten a bit more interesting as Google just pulled Fortnite mobile from its own app store. This doesn’t mean the game is entirely gone from Android — you just can’t get it from the Google Play Store at this time. The change comes only a few months after Epic released the battle royale … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-pulls-fortnite-from-play-store-amid-apple-lawsuit-drama-13633403/feed/ 0 633403 Common seafood meals contain surprising amounts of microplastics https://88gadget.info/common-seafood-meals-contain-surprising-amounts-of-microplastics-13633397/ https://88gadget.info/common-seafood-meals-contain-surprising-amounts-of-microplastics-13633397/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 22:20:13 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633397 When it comes to seafood, the biggest concern on most people’s minds is the mercury risk, something that’s relatively easy to avoid by making certain dietary choices. A new growing concern is much harder to deal with, however, and its potential health consequences are still largely unknown: microscopic bits of plastics that are embedded in the flesh of sea critters. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/common-seafood-meals-contain-surprising-amounts-of-microplastics-13633397/feed/ 0 633397 Pinterest makes it easier to search content using a variety of skin tones https://88gadget.info/pinterest-makes-it-easier-to-search-content-using-a-variety-of-skin-tones-13633371/ https://88gadget.info/pinterest-makes-it-easier-to-search-content-using-a-variety-of-skin-tones-13633371/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 21:34:11 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633371 Board-based curating platform Pinterest is making it easier for its users to search for products based on a variety of skin tones, something that is particularly useful when it comes to makeup and fashion products. While the platform already featured skin tone-based searches, it wasn’t terribly useful due to its limited skin tone ranges and accuracy. This time around, Pinterest … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pinterest-makes-it-easier-to-search-content-using-a-variety-of-skin-tones-13633371/feed/ 0 633371 Epic uses Apple’s own 1984 ad against it over Fortnite lawsuit https://88gadget.info/epic-uses-apples-own-1984-ad-against-it-over-fortnite-lawsuit-13633372/ https://88gadget.info/epic-uses-apples-own-1984-ad-against-it-over-fortnite-lawsuit-13633372/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2020 21:29:52 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633372 It’s been a busy day for Apple and Epic Game. This morning, Epic rolled out a new direct payment feature in the iOS and Android versions of Fortnite. This, as you might have already guessed from the phrase “direct payment,” allowed Epic to sidestep the App Store and Google Play Store, keeping the 30% cut that both stores would have … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/epic-uses-apples-own-1984-ad-against-it-over-fortnite-lawsuit-13633372/feed/ 2 633372 Verizon’s cheapest 5G phone may soon be LG’s https://88gadget.info/verizons-cheapest-5g-phone-may-soon-be-lgs-13633391/ https://88gadget.info/verizons-cheapest-5g-phone-may-soon-be-lgs-13633391/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 21:10:39 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633391 The least expensive 5G-capable smartphone carried by Verizon right this minute is a Samsung Galaxy. There’s the Samsung Galaxy A51 5G UW, as put on sale earlier today, hundreds of dollars cheaper than the next-most-inexpensive 5G phone on the carrier. The LG Q92 5G may soon take that title. Images leaked today suggest the new mid-range smartphone from LG could … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/verizons-cheapest-5g-phone-may-soon-be-lgs-13633391/feed/ 0 633391 YouTube cracks down on videos intended to disrupt the election https://88gadget.info/youtube-cracks-down-on-videos-intended-to-disrupt-the-election-13633360/ https://88gadget.info/youtube-cracks-down-on-videos-intended-to-disrupt-the-election-13633360/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 20:37:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633360 As the US presidential election nears, many companies are detailing the measures they’ve taken to prevent their platforms from being used as a tool to manipulate the public and interfere in politics. YouTube is the latest among them, revealing the steps it is taking to address the potential abuse of its streaming platform as a means for election interference. Which … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/youtube-cracks-down-on-videos-intended-to-disrupt-the-election-13633360/feed/ 0 633360 Watch Microsoft justify Surface Duo https://88gadget.info/watch-microsoft-justify-surface-duo-13633358/ https://88gadget.info/watch-microsoft-justify-surface-duo-13633358/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2020 20:18:41 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633358 It’s fair to say that Microsoft’s newest hardware is proving divisive, with Surface Duo splitting opinion between those who think it’s potentially the future of computing, and critics who say it’s just too expensive. The dual-touchscreen clamshell will cost a heady $1,400 when it goes on sale in September, and now Microsoft has released its thirty minute briefing video on … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/watch-microsoft-justify-surface-duo-13633358/feed/ 3 633358 Verizon Samsung Galaxy A51 5G UW released: Is it worth the money? https://88gadget.info/verizon-samsung-galaxy-a51-5g-uw-released-is-it-worth-the-money-13633364/ https://88gadget.info/verizon-samsung-galaxy-a51-5g-uw-released-is-it-worth-the-money-13633364/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2020 20:05:37 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633364 Today we’re taking a brief look at the newly released Samsung Galaxy A51 5G UW as released by Verizon in the summer of 2020. This device was released as a sort of alternative to the Samsung Galaxy S20, complete with 5G connectivity. Users were given the option to pay approximately $550 retail or around $15 a month for 24 months. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/verizon-samsung-galaxy-a51-5g-uw-released-is-it-worth-the-money-13633364/feed/ 2 633364 Apple deleted Fortnite from the App Store [Update: Epic sues Apple] https://88gadget.info/apple-deleted-fortnite-from-the-app-store-13633357/ https://88gadget.info/apple-deleted-fortnite-from-the-app-store-13633357/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 19:42:57 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633357 Earlier today, Epic rolled out a new direct payment method for Fortnite on iOS and Android. With this new system, Fortnite players have the option of paying Epic directly for in-game purchases in exchange for a 20% discount on the items or V-Bucks they’re buying. That’s a big perk for players, and if they end up paying Epic directly, the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/apple-deleted-fortnite-from-the-app-store-13633357/feed/ 0 633357 Signal messaging app finally offers more control over random chats https://88gadget.info/signal-messaging-app-finally-offers-more-control-over-random-chats-13633346/ https://88gadget.info/signal-messaging-app-finally-offers-more-control-over-random-chats-13633346/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 19:23:48 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633346 Encrypted messaging app Signal is making it easier to evaluate a potential contact before letting them have access to your profile, giving users more control over who is able to connect with them. This new feature comes in the form of message requests, which means anyone who isn’t already in your phone’s contacts will be presented for you to accept … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/signal-messaging-app-finally-offers-more-control-over-random-chats-13633346/feed/ 0 633346 These five 2021 Bronco concepts explain Ford’s strategy perfectly https://88gadget.info/2021-ford-bronco-concepts-bronco-sport-official-accessories-strategy-13633320/ https://88gadget.info/2021-ford-bronco-concepts-bronco-sport-official-accessories-strategy-13633320/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 19:10:44 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633320 Ford is cranking up the pressure on Wrangler and other SUVs, by doubling-down on the 2021 Bronco’s bulging accessory portfolio. Official add-ons for the upcoming truck – along with the 2021 Bronco Sport that will launch later this year – were given equal billing in Ford’s big Bronco announcement last month, and now it’s showing just what can be done … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-ford-bronco-concepts-bronco-sport-official-accessories-strategy-13633320/feed/ 0 633320 Epic Games Store free game today works on your MacBook https://88gadget.info/epic-games-store-free-game-today-works-on-your-macbook-13633347/ https://88gadget.info/epic-games-store-free-game-today-works-on-your-macbook-13633347/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 18:41:22 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633347 The game “A Total War Saga: TROY” was released on the 13th of August, 2020, and through the Epic Games Store it was delivered for free. This game will eventually cost users approximately $50, but for now, it’s available with a tap of the “GET” button. This is the latest game that’s “free” through the Epic Games Store as such. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/epic-games-store-free-game-today-works-on-your-macbook-13633347/feed/ 0 633347 Fall Guys players get free stuff after launch week server woes https://88gadget.info/fall-guys-players-get-free-stuff-after-launch-week-server-woes-13633314/ https://88gadget.info/fall-guys-players-get-free-stuff-after-launch-week-server-woes-13633314/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 18:00:17 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633314 At this point, it’s clear that Fall Guys is a very popular game. Not only is it inescapable on streaming sites like Twitch, but for the game’s first week following release, the servers often buckled under the sheer number of players trying to find a match. Those who contended with spotty servers throughout the first week are getting some goodies … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/fall-guys-players-get-free-stuff-after-launch-week-server-woes-13633314/feed/ 0 633314 WHO: COVID-19 control possible with consistency and vigilance https://88gadget.info/who-covid-19-control-possible-with-consistency-and-vigilance-13633318/ https://88gadget.info/who-covid-19-control-possible-with-consistency-and-vigilance-13633318/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 17:35:48 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633318 Today the World Health Organization spoke on humanity’s current handling of global pandemic with COVID-19 here in August of 2020. Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical Lead, COVID-19, WHO Health Emergencies Program spoke in response to a question of numbers – how it may appear that we’ve flattened the curve, and how some countries appear to be doing quite well with … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/who-covid-19-control-possible-with-consistency-and-vigilance-13633318/feed/ 0 633318 Finally, some good Cadillac Lyriq news https://88gadget.info/cadillac-lyriq-price-expectation-competitive-electric-suv-crossover-13633288/ https://88gadget.info/cadillac-lyriq-price-expectation-competitive-electric-suv-crossover-13633288/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 17:19:00 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633288 It’d be easy to get disillusioned about the Cadillac Lyriq, its first all-electric car. After plenty of fanfare – and a few delays – we were finally treated to the sight of the luxury crossover last week, and a very handsome EV it is too. Unfortunately we also found out just when Cadillac actually expects to start building it, and … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/cadillac-lyriq-price-expectation-competitive-electric-suv-crossover-13633288/feed/ 0 633288 Civilization VI arrives on Android after a very long wait https://88gadget.info/civilization-vi-arrives-on-android-after-a-very-long-wait-13633293/ https://88gadget.info/civilization-vi-arrives-on-android-after-a-very-long-wait-13633293/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 16:50:25 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633293 Civilization VI first launched on PC and Mac in 2016, and in the four years since then, we’ve seen it come to a bunch of other platforms. The game launched on iPad in 2017, on iOS and Switch in 2018, and then on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in 2019. Firaxis and Aspyr – the company that largely handles the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/civilization-vi-arrives-on-android-after-a-very-long-wait-13633293/feed/ 0 633293 WHO: COVID-19 has “a long way to burn, if we allow it” https://88gadget.info/who-covid-19-has-a-long-way-to-burn-if-we-allow-it-13633294/ https://88gadget.info/who-covid-19-has-a-long-way-to-burn-if-we-allow-it-13633294/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2020 16:37:16 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633294 This morning the World Health Organization held a press conference in which they outlined the importance of vigilance in the fight against COVID-19. Speaking on the current state of the global pandemic, with regard to containment and advancements in vaccinations, Dr. Michael Joseph Ryan, executive director of the World Health Organization’s Health Emergencies Program, suggested that the disease has a … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/who-covid-19-has-a-long-way-to-burn-if-we-allow-it-13633294/feed/ 1 633294 Epic Games offers giant discounts in Fortnite to beat Apple https://88gadget.info/epic-games-offers-giant-discounts-in-fortnite-to-beat-apple-13633239/ https://88gadget.info/epic-games-offers-giant-discounts-in-fortnite-to-beat-apple-13633239/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:22:57 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633239 Epic Games made a couple of big announcements today related to mobile payments and Fortnite discounts. First and foremost, Epic announced “up to 20% savings on V-Bucks and real-money offers for every purchase,” across all of Fortnite‘s platforms. That’s a fairly hefty discount, and it looks like it’s kicking in today. Epic says that on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/epic-games-offers-giant-discounts-in-fortnite-to-beat-apple-13633239/feed/ 0 633239 Pokemon GO Shiny vote: Which of these 4 is best? https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-shiny-vote-which-of-these-4-is-best-13633243/ https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-shiny-vote-which-of-these-4-is-best-13633243/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:15:22 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633243 Niantic revealed a set of four Pokemon that could, potentially, be the next Community Day special. That’d mean the Pokemon was released in great numbers for a brief number of hours with the potential to learn a special move and a far better chance of appearing as a Shiny Pokemon. In the mix are the following four: Porygon, Caterpie, Grimer, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-shiny-vote-which-of-these-4-is-best-13633243/feed/ 0 633243 2021 BMW 545e xDrive gives new 5 Series a flagship plug-in hybrid https://88gadget.info/2021-bmw-545e-xdrive-gives-new-5-series-a-flagship-plug-in-hybrid-13633238/ https://88gadget.info/2021-bmw-545e-xdrive-gives-new-5-series-a-flagship-plug-in-hybrid-13633238/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:10:41 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633238 BMW has detailed its flagship 5 Series hybrid, with the 2021 545e xDrive Sedan pairing an engine enthusiasts love with a jolt of electric assistance. Top of the five model plug-in hybrid range in the new 5 Series, the 545e xDrive uses its power pairing to deliver 600 Nm of torque, or 443 lb-ft in total. That’s combined with 394 … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-bmw-545e-xdrive-gives-new-5-series-a-flagship-plug-in-hybrid-13633238/feed/ 0 633238 Apple subscription bundles may finally arrive with iPhone 12 https://88gadget.info/apple-subscription-bundles-may-finally-arrive-with-iphone-12-13633233/ https://88gadget.info/apple-subscription-bundles-may-finally-arrive-with-iphone-12-13633233/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 14:10:20 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633233 For a number of years now, Apple has been building out its subscription offerings. It seems like Apple has a subscription for pretty much everything these days, whether it’s news, music, games, and now even TV, and it’s a lot to keep up with if you’re waist-deep in the Apple ecosystem. Apple may be looking to simplify the subscription process … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/apple-subscription-bundles-may-finally-arrive-with-iphone-12-13633233/feed/ 0 633233 Intel Xe-HPG gives gamers a next-gen GPU alternative to AMD and NVIDIA https://88gadget.info/intel-xe-hpg-gives-gamers-a-next-gen-gpu-alternative-to-amd-and-nvidia-13633234/ https://88gadget.info/intel-xe-hpg-gives-gamers-a-next-gen-gpu-alternative-to-amd-and-nvidia-13633234/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 13:52:15 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633234 Intel has revealed a new GPU for gamers, with the new graphics chip promising to be the fourth variant of its next-generation Xe architecture. The Intel Xe-HPG will be a performance version of the Xe family, joining the chip-maker’s version’s for low-power systems, data centers, and creators, as it tries to take on graphics stalwarts AMD and NVIDIA. Xe covers … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/intel-xe-hpg-gives-gamers-a-next-gen-gpu-alternative-to-amd-and-nvidia-13633234/feed/ 0 633234 Galaxy Z Fold 2 teased by T-Mobile, crease and all https://88gadget.info/galaxy-z-fold-2-teased-by-t-mobile-crease-and-all-13633196/ https://88gadget.info/galaxy-z-fold-2-teased-by-t-mobile-crease-and-all-13633196/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:48:56 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633196 We already know much about how the Galaxy Z Fold 2 looks like, thanks to Samsung’s own teaser, but that doesn’t exactly give us an idea of how the phone will actually look like in real life. Samsung did put out an official teaser starring BTS but it was so brief and staged that it was hard to get a … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/galaxy-z-fold-2-teased-by-t-mobile-crease-and-all-13633196/feed/ 1 633196 ALMA spies a distant Milky Way doppelgänger https://88gadget.info/alma-spies-a-distant-milky-way-doppelganger-13633229/ https://88gadget.info/alma-spies-a-distant-milky-way-doppelganger-13633229/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:19:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633229 Astronomers have used the ALMA, Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array to observe an extremely distant galaxy that looks surprisingly like our Milky Way. The researchers say that the galaxy is very young, and the light from the galaxy has taken over 12 billion years to reach us. Scientists view the galaxy as it was when the universe was only 1.4 billion … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/alma-spies-a-distant-milky-way-doppelganger-13633229/feed/ 0 633229 Galaxy Buds Live teardown is revealing and almost painless https://88gadget.info/galaxy-buds-live-teardown-is-revealing-and-almost-painless-13633193/ https://88gadget.info/galaxy-buds-live-teardown-is-revealing-and-almost-painless-13633193/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 11:51:20 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633193 Given their size, it’s almost too easy to take Truly Wireless Stereo or TWS earbuds for granted, that is until you remember how much a pair cost you. Still, considering how relatively cheaper these tiny accessories are compared to the smartphones they’re paired with, some people probably see all but the most expensive buds almost like disposable products. Of course, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/galaxy-buds-live-teardown-is-revealing-and-almost-painless-13633193/feed/ 0 633193 Toyota announces 2021 Sequoia pricing and Nightshade special edition https://88gadget.info/toyota-announces-2021-sequoia-pricing-and-nightshade-special-edition-13633218/ https://88gadget.info/toyota-announces-2021-sequoia-pricing-and-nightshade-special-edition-13633218/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 11:23:09 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633218 Toyota has announced the official pricing for the 2021 Sequoia, and special edition called the 2021 Sequoia Nightshade Edition. The Nightshade Edition is based on the more luxurious Limited grade model futures black leather-trim seating and black exterior trim. This version also features dark chrome Sequoia badging, black body moldings, lower grille and fog light surrounds. Toyota will offer the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/toyota-announces-2021-sequoia-pricing-and-nightshade-special-edition-13633218/feed/ 0 633218 The Hyperion XP-1 is proof that hydrogen power reigns supreme https://88gadget.info/the-hyperion-xp-1-is-proof-that-hydrogen-power-reigns-supreme-13633207/ https://88gadget.info/the-hyperion-xp-1-is-proof-that-hydrogen-power-reigns-supreme-13633207/#comments Thu, 13 Aug 2020 10:58:59 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633207 No, your eyes are not deceiving you. You’re looking at the Hyperion XP-1 hypercar, and it doesn’t have a conventional reciprocating motor. It’s not an EV, either, because the Hyperion XP-1 is the world’s first hydrogen-powered supercar. “The XP-1 was partially designed to function as an educational tool for the masses,” said Angelo Kafantaris, founding member and CEO of Hyperion. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/the-hyperion-xp-1-is-proof-that-hydrogen-power-reigns-supreme-13633207/feed/ 2 633207 OSIRIS-REx completes another rehearsal for Bennu touchdown https://88gadget.info/osiris-rex-completes-another-rehearsal-for-bennu-touchdown-13633215/ https://88gadget.info/osiris-rex-completes-another-rehearsal-for-bennu-touchdown-13633215/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 10:32:15 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633215 NASA has announced that its OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has completed another rehearsal before it’s landing on the surface of Bennu. When the spacecraft lands on the surface of the asteroid this fall, it will collect samples to return to Earth for study. On August 11, OSIRIS-REx successfully performed its second rehearsal reaching an altitude of 131 feet over the sample site, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/osiris-rex-completes-another-rehearsal-for-bennu-touchdown-13633215/feed/ 0 633215 Dropbox Passwords, Vault, and Backup go live for paying users https://88gadget.info/dropbox-passwords-vault-and-backup-go-live-for-paying-users-13633191/ https://88gadget.info/dropbox-passwords-vault-and-backup-go-live-for-paying-users-13633191/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 10:08:31 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633191 Jobs that bosses insisted couldn’t be done at home are now being done at home, as are jobs that normally done at home. The sudden rise in remote working setups has naturally resulted in a rise in the use of collaboration software and services, from video conferencing apps like Zoom to cloud storage services like Dropbox. The latter has recently … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/dropbox-passwords-vault-and-backup-go-live-for-paying-users-13633191/feed/ 0 633191 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class interior is meant to delight the senses https://88gadget.info/2021-mercedes-benz-s-class-interior-is-meant-to-delight-the-senses-13633195/ https://88gadget.info/2021-mercedes-benz-s-class-interior-is-meant-to-delight-the-senses-13633195/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:35:28 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633195 Mercedes-Benz is gradually drip-feeding precious information about its next-gen S-Class luxury sedan. We first caught wind of the new S-Class’ augmented reality heads-up display last July, and we now know the S-Class will come with a plug-in hybrid version offering a longer all-electric range. Next, Mercedes previewed the optional rear-axle steering system (which reduces the turning circle of the new … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-mercedes-benz-s-class-interior-is-meant-to-delight-the-senses-13633195/feed/ 0 633195 SNK NEOGEO MVSX recreates the arcade experience in full size https://88gadget.info/snk-neogeo-mvsx-recreates-the-arcade-experience-in-full-size-12633187/ https://88gadget.info/snk-neogeo-mvsx-recreates-the-arcade-experience-in-full-size-12633187/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 03:59:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633187 We’ve seen quite a number of retro recreations of beloved consoles from decades past but, with the exception of the rather unique Atari VCS, most of them aimed for miniature replicas of the original. There are benefits to such smaller forms, especially in saving space, but it’s not easy to recreate the same gaming experience when it comes to retro … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/snk-neogeo-mvsx-recreates-the-arcade-experience-in-full-size-12633187/feed/ 0 633187 iOS 13.6.1 released to fix Exposure Notification, green tint bugs https://88gadget.info/ios-13-6-1-released-to-fix-exposure-notification-green-tint-bugs-12633185/ https://88gadget.info/ios-13-6-1-released-to-fix-exposure-notification-green-tint-bugs-12633185/#respond Thu, 13 Aug 2020 03:21:30 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=633185 iPhone owners might just be waiting for iOS 14 to roll out one of the biggest changes to Apple’s mobile platform in a long while. That, however, doesn’t mean there’s no longer any room for smaller releases, nor does it mean there is no need for those either. In fact, Apple has just released iOS 13.6.1 as a small yet … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/ios-13-6-1-released-to-fix-exposure-notification-green-tint-bugs-12633185/feed/ 0 633185