88gadget.info https://88gadget.info The Definitive Guide to Tech and Cars Thu, 21 Oct 2021 17:25:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.8.1 189355637 New Roku YouTube app ultimatum as Google threatens streamer purgatory https://88gadget.info/new-roku-youtube-app-ultimatum-as-google-threatens-streamer-purgatory-21696169/ https://88gadget.info/new-roku-youtube-app-ultimatum-as-google-threatens-streamer-purgatory-21696169/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 17:25:10 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696169 Dwindling signs of a deal between Roku and Google will leave new Roku streaming devices without YouTube and YouTube TV access from early December, it’s been revealed, as the on-demand contact fallout continues to bite. Roku removed the YouTube TV app from its channel store back in May, amid contentious accusations from both it and Google about unreasonable licensing demands. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/new-roku-youtube-app-ultimatum-as-google-threatens-streamer-purgatory-21696169/feed/ 0 696169 Pokemon Legends: Arceus reveals mystery Pokemon from creepy found footage trailer https://88gadget.info/pokemon-legends-arceus-reveals-mystery-pokemon-from-creepy-found-footage-trailer-21696160/ https://88gadget.info/pokemon-legends-arceus-reveals-mystery-pokemon-from-creepy-found-footage-trailer-21696160/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 17:02:53 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696160 Earlier this week, The Pokemon Company released a mysterious new trailer for Pokemon Legends: Arceus. The trailer was a head-scratcher for sure, as it was a found footage-style teaser that didn’t reveal much outside of what an unseen narrator was describing. Now, a few days later, The Pokemon Company has unscrambled the footage and published the complete trailer, finally revealing … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pokemon-legends-arceus-reveals-mystery-pokemon-from-creepy-found-footage-trailer-21696160/feed/ 0 696160 Ford Maverick hybrid surprises with even better economy for $20k pickup https://88gadget.info/ford-maverick-hybrid-surprises-with-even-better-economy-for-20k-pickup-21696161/ https://88gadget.info/ford-maverick-hybrid-surprises-with-even-better-economy-for-20k-pickup-21696161/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 16:51:39 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696161 The 2022 Ford Maverick hybrid is set to be even more frugal than the automaker first promised, with the pickup on track to best the already-impressive 40 mpg rating initially announced. While the US EPA is yet to finally certify the Maverick hybrid, Ford said today that its EPA-estimated rating will be 42 mpg in the city. On the highway, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/ford-maverick-hybrid-surprises-with-even-better-economy-for-20k-pickup-21696161/feed/ 0 696161 Microsoft making it easier for you to make money from games https://88gadget.info/microsoft-making-it-easier-for-you-to-make-money-from-games-21696162/ https://88gadget.info/microsoft-making-it-easier-for-you-to-make-money-from-games-21696162/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 16:21:04 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696162 Microsoft has a system that they’re suggesting will make it easier for users to make money from games – so to speak. The system is called “Azure PlayFab User Generated Content”, and it’s been launched in preview mode for developers this week. With this Azure PlayFab UGC system, game makers will have “battle-tested solutions for hosting an in-game marketplace.” The … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/microsoft-making-it-easier-for-you-to-make-money-from-games-21696162/feed/ 0 696162 NASA puts out new spacecraft and space suit call for ISS and beyond https://88gadget.info/nasa-puts-out-new-spacecraft-and-space-suit-call-for-iss-and-beyond-21696157/ https://88gadget.info/nasa-puts-out-new-spacecraft-and-space-suit-call-for-iss-and-beyond-21696157/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 15:55:17 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696157 NASA is putting out a call for more astronaut shuttles, expanding the Commercial Crew program with additional missions beyond those already agreed with SpaceX and Boeing. The request for “safe, reliable, and cost-effective human space transportation services to and from the International Space Station” comes as the US space agency looks ahead to the future of the ISS and, beyond … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nasa-puts-out-new-spacecraft-and-space-suit-call-for-iss-and-beyond-21696157/feed/ 0 696157 Halo Infinite PC version, AMD and Razer partnerships detailed https://88gadget.info/halo-infinite-pc-version-amd-and-razer-partnerships-detailed-21696138/ https://88gadget.info/halo-infinite-pc-version-amd-and-razer-partnerships-detailed-21696138/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 15:52:50 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696138 Even though most of the Halo series is now on PC, Halo Infinite will mark the first time in series history that a Halo game launches on Xbox and PC at the same time. Today, Microsoft offered an in-depth look at the game’s PC version, listing the features it’ll support at launch and what it took to get those features … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/halo-infinite-pc-version-amd-and-razer-partnerships-detailed-21696138/feed/ 0 696138 Polestar 2 owners just got a sweet free charging perk https://88gadget.info/polestar-2-owners-just-got-a-sweet-free-charging-perk-21696136/ https://88gadget.info/polestar-2-owners-just-got-a-sweet-free-charging-perk-21696136/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 15:18:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696136 Polestar 2 owners in the US are getting two years of free DC fast charging, the automaker has revealed today, an unexpected perk that could help settle concerns about longer-distance road trips in EVs. It’ll mean free access to Electrify America charging stations, albeit with some caveats, to take advantage of the Polestar 2’s up to 155W charging rate support. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/polestar-2-owners-just-got-a-sweet-free-charging-perk-21696136/feed/ 0 696136 Microsoft reveals 512GB and 2TB Seagate Xbox Series X storage cards https://88gadget.info/microsoft-reveals-512gb-and-2tb-seagate-xbox-series-x-storage-cards-21696141/ https://88gadget.info/microsoft-reveals-512gb-and-2tb-seagate-xbox-series-x-storage-cards-21696141/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:51:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696141 Microsoft seems bent on the idea that Seagate will be the absolute best company to promote for storage expansion for the Xbox Series X and S. At the launch of the console, Microsoft’s own “Designed for Xbox” announced a “close collaboration with Seagate” to create storage expansion for the Xbox Series X. Now they’ve “collaborated with Seagate once again.” Per … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/microsoft-reveals-512gb-and-2tb-seagate-xbox-series-x-storage-cards-21696141/feed/ 0 696141 Uncharted movie trailer revealed with Marky Mark and Spider-Man https://88gadget.info/uncharted-movie-trailer-revealed-with-marky-mark-and-spider-man-21696137/ https://88gadget.info/uncharted-movie-trailer-revealed-with-marky-mark-and-spider-man-21696137/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:35:14 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696137 Today the first major Uncharted trailer was released, complete with Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg in full effect. This movie is based on the hit video game series of the same name, and will be released by Sony Pictures Entertainment. And no matter how much you want to think this is a secret Spider-Man sequel, it’s not! Unless it is. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/uncharted-movie-trailer-revealed-with-marky-mark-and-spider-man-21696137/feed/ 0 696137 Sony Alpha 7 IV is a 33MP full-frame treat that gives photos and video equal billing https://88gadget.info/sony-alpha-7-iv-is-a-33mp-full-frame-treat-that-gives-photos-and-video-equal-billing-21696126/ https://88gadget.info/sony-alpha-7-iv-is-a-33mp-full-frame-treat-that-gives-photos-and-video-equal-billing-21696126/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:26:42 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696126 Sony has revealed its newest addition to the Alpha line-up, with the Sony Alpha 7 IV promising flagship features at a price point far more attainable to enthusiast photographers and videographers. Successor to the popular Alpha 7 III, the new full-frame camera sets its sights on what Sony calls “hybrid shooters”: people for whom capturing video is just as important … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/sony-alpha-7-iv-is-a-33mp-full-frame-treat-that-gives-photos-and-video-equal-billing-21696126/feed/ 0 696126 GeForce NOW RTX 3080 membership sounds impressive but costly https://88gadget.info/geforce-now-rtx-3080-membership-sounds-impressive-but-costly-21696119/ https://88gadget.info/geforce-now-rtx-3080-membership-sounds-impressive-but-costly-21696119/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:20:28 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696119 RTX 3080 graphics cards are still tough to find, and if you’ve had no luck finding one for your own rig, then you might want to turn to GeForce NOW streaming. Today, NVIDIA announced a new RTX 3080 membership tier for GeForce NOW, which will be its highest-performance streaming tier. NVIDIA is making a lot of big boasts about the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/geforce-now-rtx-3080-membership-sounds-impressive-but-costly-21696119/feed/ 0 696119 TCL made Verizon a $400 5G tablet https://88gadget.info/tcl-made-verizon-a-400-5g-tablet-21696120/ https://88gadget.info/tcl-made-verizon-a-400-5g-tablet-21696120/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 13:20:51 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696120 Tablets with built-in 5G aren’t exactly common yet, never mind affordable ones, which is something the TCL TAB Pro 5G seems determined to address while there’s a gap in the market. Announced today, the 10.36-inch Android tablet plays nicely with Verizon’s Sub-6 and mmWave flavors of 5G network. The carrier is selling the TAB Pro 5G for $399.99, which is … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/tcl-made-verizon-a-400-5g-tablet-21696120/feed/ 0 696120 New smart bandage can detect biomarkers in chronic wounds https://88gadget.info/new-smart-bandage-can-detect-biomarkers-in-chronic-wounds-21696110/ https://88gadget.info/new-smart-bandage-can-detect-biomarkers-in-chronic-wounds-21696110/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:56:37 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696110 Researchers from the National University of Singapore Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Institute for Health Innovation & Technology have worked with partners from other organizations to develop a new smart wearable sensor. The wearable sensor can assess chronic wounds in real-time at the point of care wirelessly via an app. The wearable sensor is described as the world’s first … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/new-smart-bandage-can-detect-biomarkers-in-chronic-wounds-21696110/feed/ 0 696110 2022 Lexus LC Black Inspiration arrives in the UK with an all-black theme https://88gadget.info/2022-lexus-lc-black-inspiration-arrives-in-the-uk-with-an-all-black-theme-21696094/ https://88gadget.info/2022-lexus-lc-black-inspiration-arrives-in-the-uk-with-an-all-black-theme-21696094/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:38:20 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696094 Lexus LC fans in the UK are getting a special treat just in time for Halloween. The Japanese premium automaker is launching the Black Inspiration series for the LC 500h hybrid and LC 500 V8 coupe. The changes are remarkably similar to the US-bound Lexus LC Inspiration Series unveiled in January 2021. It has an all-black theme and a few … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2022-lexus-lc-black-inspiration-arrives-in-the-uk-with-an-all-black-theme-21696094/feed/ 0 696094 Boring Company to expand tunnel system in Las Vegas https://88gadget.info/boring-company-to-expand-tunnel-system-in-las-vegas-21696112/ https://88gadget.info/boring-company-to-expand-tunnel-system-in-las-vegas-21696112/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:16:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696112 Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is a busy man, and in addition to running those two companies, he also is at the head of a company called the Boring Company. The Boring Company builds tunnels underground to help to alleviate traffic in heavily congested city areas. All the tunnels are similar to subway track systems; these tunnels are meant … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/boring-company-to-expand-tunnel-system-in-las-vegas-21696112/feed/ 0 696112 Rolls-Royce made an NFT https://88gadget.info/rolls-royce-made-an-nft-21696068/ https://88gadget.info/rolls-royce-made-an-nft-21696068/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:00:41 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696068 Rolls-Royce is wading into the NFT space, and it’s teasing a very special new car to mark the occasion. A new Rolls-Royce Black Badge car is due for a reveal in a week’s time, and the automaker has partnered up with Mason London to create a non-fungible token to go with the vehicle. NFTs, if you’ve not been keeping up, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/rolls-royce-made-an-nft-21696068/feed/ 0 696068 Daymak Spiritus electric three-wheeler prototype is complete https://88gadget.info/daymak-spiritus-electric-three-wheeler-prototype-is-complete-21696114/ https://88gadget.info/daymak-spiritus-electric-three-wheeler-prototype-is-complete-21696114/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:57:54 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696114 A company called Daymak from Canada kicked off a crowdfunding campaign in March of this year to build the Spiritus electric three-wheel vehicle. The company’s proposal proved appealing to many, with 25,000 preorders on the books. The company has completed its first prototype Spiritus. Production versions of the vehicle will have a vast price range starting at around $20,000 but … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/daymak-spiritus-electric-three-wheeler-prototype-is-complete-21696114/feed/ 0 696114 Missing-link crab discovered in amber has been preserved for 100 million years https://88gadget.info/missing-link-crab-discovered-in-amber-has-been-preserved-for-100-million-years-21696107/ https://88gadget.info/missing-link-crab-discovered-in-amber-has-been-preserved-for-100-million-years-21696107/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:42:06 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696107 Researchers have studied a piece of amber that has a complete and well-preserved tiny crab captured inside. It’s believed that the crab crawled out of the water and onto the land and became trapped in the amber about 100 million years ago. The discovery is the oldest known modern-looking crab in the fossil record. The minuscule crab is only five … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/missing-link-crab-discovered-in-amber-has-been-preserved-for-100-million-years-21696107/feed/ 0 696107 2022 BMW M135i xDrive appears with new paint colors and improved underpinnings https://88gadget.info/2022-bmw-m135i-xdrive-appears-with-new-paint-colors-and-improved-underpinnings-21696086/ https://88gadget.info/2022-bmw-m135i-xdrive-appears-with-new-paint-colors-and-improved-underpinnings-21696086/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:24:53 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696086 The 2022 BMW M135i xDrive is getting a couple of mechanical updates and new paint colors to keep up with the new VW Golf R, Audi S3, and the Mercedes-AMG A35. However, the changes are strictly for the range-topping M135i xDrive trim, and we have no word if BMW is also updating the rest of its 1-Series lineup. The latest … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2022-bmw-m135i-xdrive-appears-with-new-paint-colors-and-improved-underpinnings-21696086/feed/ 0 696086 Researchers discover a planet losing its atmosphere after a massive impact https://88gadget.info/researchers-discover-a-planet-losing-its-atmosphere-after-a-massive-impact-21696105/ https://88gadget.info/researchers-discover-a-planet-losing-its-atmosphere-after-a-massive-impact-21696105/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 10:54:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696105 Astronomers have detected something for the first time that is believed to the common in young developing solar systems. A 000 led by researchers at MIT has discovered evidence of a massive planetary impact in a nearby star system known as HD 17255. In that star system, researchers believe a planet similar in size to the Earth and a smaller … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/researchers-discover-a-planet-losing-its-atmosphere-after-a-massive-impact-21696105/feed/ 0 696105 NASA’s DART asteroid redirection mission arrives at Vandenberg https://88gadget.info/nasas-dart-asteroid-redirection-mission-arrives-at-vandenberg-21696103/ https://88gadget.info/nasas-dart-asteroid-redirection-mission-arrives-at-vandenberg-21696103/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 10:28:27 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696103 One of the more ambitious and interesting missions that NASA has conducted in recent memory is the DART mission. DART, or Double Asteroid Redirection Test, is a mission intended to determine if an asteroid that will impact the Earth can be redirected by hitting it with spacecraft. NASA has confirmed that within two days of leaving the Johns Hopkins Applied … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nasas-dart-asteroid-redirection-mission-arrives-at-vandenberg-21696103/feed/ 0 696103 Researchers demonstrate ultrafast optical circuit switching https://88gadget.info/researchers-demonstrate-ultrafast-optical-circuit-switching-21696101/ https://88gadget.info/researchers-demonstrate-ultrafast-optical-circuit-switching-21696101/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 10:03:08 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696101 Researchers are working hard around the world to try and improve the speed available for data sharing. Microsoft Research and EPFL recently demonstrated ultrafast optical switching utilizing a chip-based soliton comb laser and a passive diffraction grating device. Project researchers believe the architecture may enable the transition to optical data centers that are energy efficient and can better meet the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/researchers-demonstrate-ultrafast-optical-circuit-switching-21696101/feed/ 0 696101 Pixel 6 updates story is a disheartening missed opportunity https://88gadget.info/pixel-6-updates-story-is-a-disheartening-missed-opportunity-21696079/ https://88gadget.info/pixel-6-updates-story-is-a-disheartening-missed-opportunity-21696079/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 05:06:03 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696079 Google just recently unveiled what may be its most notable Pixel phone since the first one in 2016, and, save for a few relatively minor kinks, it turned out to be just as good as we had hoped for. Sure, availability isn’t immediate, and that strip of plastic at the top definitely looks out of place, but, all in all, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pixel-6-updates-story-is-a-disheartening-missed-opportunity-21696079/feed/ 0 696079 Chrome 95 improves secure payments, tab groups, and web apps https://88gadget.info/chrome-95-improves-secure-payments-tab-groups-and-web-apps-20696076/ https://88gadget.info/chrome-95-improves-secure-payments-tab-groups-and-web-apps-20696076/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 02:53:39 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696076 Web browsers have become almost like operating systems running inside operating systems, with all the features they pack and the uses that people have for them. Some have even started “living” on the Web, or at least depend on Web apps for work and play. Being the most popular web browser in the market, Chrome naturally has to keep up … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/chrome-95-improves-secure-payments-tab-groups-and-web-apps-20696076/feed/ 0 696076 Google Photos Memories is finally on the Web https://88gadget.info/google-photos-memories-is-finally-on-the-web-20696074/ https://88gadget.info/google-photos-memories-is-finally-on-the-web-20696074/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 02:21:36 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696074 Some might have been living with the presumption that Google’s so-called Photos product is simply a mobile gallery app or cloud storage for images. While that’s partly correct, Google has also managed to turn into something more, usually with its typical machine learning magic sauce. From social sharing to printed photos, Google has added some value on top of an … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-photos-memories-is-finally-on-the-web-20696074/feed/ 0 696074 MediaTek Dimensity 2000 leak shows a slight edge over Snapdragon 888 https://88gadget.info/mediatek-dimensity-2000-leak-shows-a-slight-edge-over-snapdragon-888-20696066/ https://88gadget.info/mediatek-dimensity-2000-leak-shows-a-slight-edge-over-snapdragon-888-20696066/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 01:48:24 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696066 With Google jumping on the mobile chipset bandwagon and OPPO reportedly following closely, Qualcomm is probably feeling some heat as new challengers try to infringe on its territory. Of course, the tech company has already been unseated for a few consecutive quarters by MediaTek, and the latter might be poised to make its biggest attempt yet. Early information about its … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/mediatek-dimensity-2000-leak-shows-a-slight-edge-over-snapdragon-888-20696066/feed/ 0 696066 YouTube Music makes video playback a Premium perk https://88gadget.info/youtube-music-makes-video-playback-a-premium-perk-20696064/ https://88gadget.info/youtube-music-makes-video-playback-a-premium-perk-20696064/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 01:09:47 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696064 YouTube is a name that’s mostly associated with on-demand Internet videos, but it has also become Google’s umbrella brand for its multimedia streaming service. The transition from Google Play Music to YouTube Music wasn’t exactly the smoothest, and some features that may have been considered a staple of free tiers were walled behind subscriptions. That, however, is changing for users … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/youtube-music-makes-video-playback-a-premium-perk-20696064/feed/ 0 696064 Wing 000s with Walgreens for drone deliveries in Dallas-Fort Worth https://88gadget.info/wing-000s-with-walgreens-for-drone-deliveries-in-dallas-fort-worth-20696059/ https://88gadget.info/wing-000s-with-walgreens-for-drone-deliveries-in-dallas-fort-worth-20696059/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:40:15 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696059 Alphabet’s Wing has 000ed up with Walgreens to bring drone-based goods delivery to the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The new offering will involve a small drone fleet that’ll be established in the store’s parking lot, enabling its customers to place an order online, which is then packed into a small container, attached to a drone, and sent to the customer’s location. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/wing-000s-with-walgreens-for-drone-deliveries-in-dallas-fort-worth-20696059/feed/ 0 696059 Gmail on the Web will make sure you have the right recipient https://88gadget.info/gmail-on-the-web-will-make-sure-you-have-the-right-recipient-20696061/ https://88gadget.info/gmail-on-the-web-will-make-sure-you-have-the-right-recipient-20696061/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:39:08 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696061 Despite the prevalence of instant messaging, group chat, and video conferencing platforms, email remains the standard of communication in the workplace, both within the same company and across different entities. The protocol hasn’t exactly evolved over the decades, and users have been forced to rely on special features provided by email clients and service providers on top of the standard. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/gmail-on-the-web-will-make-sure-you-have-the-right-recipient-20696061/feed/ 0 696061 Fortnite Horde Rush LTM returns with an entirely new map https://88gadget.info/fortnite-horde-rush-ltm-returns-with-an-entirely-new-map-20696057/ https://88gadget.info/fortnite-horde-rush-ltm-returns-with-an-entirely-new-map-20696057/#disqus_thread Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:06:43 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696057 As Epic previously teased, Fortnite‘s Horde Rush LTM is back again, tasking players with destroying as many cube monsters as possible. The LTM comes with related quests that some players feel have too high of requirements, though whether Epic ends up making adjustments is yet to be seen. Among other things, this year’s LTM brings a new map. Horde Rush … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/fortnite-horde-rush-ltm-returns-with-an-entirely-new-map-20696057/feed/ 0 696057 FDA authorizes two more COVID-19 boosters with mix-and-match strategy https://88gadget.info/fda-authorizes-two-more-covid-19-boosters-with-mix-and-match-strategy-20696055/ https://88gadget.info/fda-authorizes-two-more-covid-19-boosters-with-mix-and-match-strategy-20696055/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 22:59:36 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696055 As expected, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted authorizations for Johnson & Johnson and Moderna’s COVID-19 booster shots. In addition, the FDA has also authorized the mix-and-match approach to booster shots, meaning someone who, for example, received the Moderna vaccination initially doesn’t necessarily need to get the Moderna booster shot. The Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/fda-authorizes-two-more-covid-19-boosters-with-mix-and-match-strategy-20696055/feed/ 0 696055 Pinterest rolls out new Watch tab amid PayPal acquisition rumors https://88gadget.info/pinterest-rolls-out-new-watch-tab-amid-paypal-acquisition-rumors-20696052/ https://88gadget.info/pinterest-rolls-out-new-watch-tab-amid-paypal-acquisition-rumors-20696052/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 22:05:18 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696052 Pin-based social media platform Pinterest has introduced multiple new features, including a new Watch feed offering quick access to swipeable video content. The feed pulls content from Idea Pins, offering a full-screen experience so that users can rapidly view and engage with content they’re likely to enjoy based on how they use the service. The new Pinterest Watch feed is … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pinterest-rolls-out-new-watch-tab-amid-paypal-acquisition-rumors-20696052/feed/ 0 696052 Google Calendar’s new Focus Time helps users avoid interruptions https://88gadget.info/google-calendars-new-focus-time-helps-users-avoid-interruptions-20696041/ https://88gadget.info/google-calendars-new-focus-time-helps-users-avoid-interruptions-20696041/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 21:11:37 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696041 Google had introduced a new feature called Focus Time that enables users to protect key blocks of time in their schedule. This feature can, among other things, be used to automatically block meetings that would otherwise overlap with the protect time blocks, ensuring specific periods of time earmarked for personal or other matters don’t end up overlapping with work. The … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-calendars-new-focus-time-helps-users-avoid-interruptions-20696041/feed/ 0 696041 Tesla Q3 2021 sees Elon Musk swerve the auto industry struggles https://88gadget.info/tesla-q3-2021-sees-elon-musk-swerve-the-auto-industry-struggles-20696049/ https://88gadget.info/tesla-q3-2021-sees-elon-musk-swerve-the-auto-industry-struggles-20696049/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 21:10:04 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696049 Tesla’s Q3 2021 turned out to be better than anyone might have predicted, with the EV-maker bucking auto industry struggles and recording a record quarter despite plenty of reasons why that shouldn’t have been the case. Amid rivals complaining of semiconductor shortages, temporarily halted production lines, and other woes, Tesla actually delivered its best-ever operating profit and gross profit. Free … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/tesla-q3-2021-sees-elon-musk-swerve-the-auto-industry-struggles-20696049/feed/ 0 696049 New Starfield trailer introduces the ‘Settled Systems’ https://88gadget.info/new-starfield-trailer-introduces-the-settled-systems-20696037/ https://88gadget.info/new-starfield-trailer-introduces-the-settled-systems-20696037/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 20:44:52 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696037 Ever since Bethesda’s Starfield was given a release date at E3 2021, we’ve been waiting for more information about the game. Slowly but surely, Bethesda has started to reveal new details about Starfield, at various points discussing the design philosophy behind the game and revealing three in-game cities. Today we’re learning even more in a new Starfield trailer that centers … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/new-starfield-trailer-introduces-the-settled-systems-20696037/feed/ 0 696037 Hyper’s 245W chargers aren’t what you might think https://88gadget.info/hypers-245w-chargers-arent-what-you-might-think-20696040/ https://88gadget.info/hypers-245w-chargers-arent-what-you-might-think-20696040/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 20:21:33 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696040 Apple may be mighty pleased with its new 140W charger for the 2021 MacBook Pro, but Hyper is already trying to eclipse that a pair of new 245W chargers. Despite the name, however, these two new HyperJuice models aren’t quite what you might expect – though that doesn’t make them any less useful for most people. They follow the company’s … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/hypers-245w-chargers-arent-what-you-might-think-20696040/feed/ 0 696040 Amazon Fire TV adds free local news for 158 cities across the US https://88gadget.info/amazon-fire-tv-adds-free-local-news-for-158-cities-across-the-us-20696032/ https://88gadget.info/amazon-fire-tv-adds-free-local-news-for-158-cities-across-the-us-20696032/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 20:13:31 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696032 Amazon has greatly expanded the number of cities that have access to its free local news portal, bringing the number to 259 cities across the US. The Fire TV news portal makes it easy for anyone, particularly cord-cutters, to get local news broadcasts, providing regional weather information and other data relevant to their cities. Amazon started offering live local news … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/amazon-fire-tv-adds-free-local-news-for-158-cities-across-the-us-20696032/feed/ 0 696032 NASA Lucy spacecraft’s solar struggle continues: The good and bad news https://88gadget.info/nasa-lucy-spacecrafts-solar-struggle-continues-the-good-and-bad-news-20696034/ https://88gadget.info/nasa-lucy-spacecrafts-solar-struggle-continues-the-good-and-bad-news-20696034/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 19:35:16 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696034 NASA’s Lucy spacecraft may have launched successfully earlier this month, but the mission to scope out eight distant asteroids continues to be impacted by the probe’s malfunctioning solar array. Lucy blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Saturday, October 16, but it was when the spacecraft separated from the rocket that the issue arose. Lucy has … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nasa-lucy-spacecrafts-solar-struggle-continues-the-good-and-bad-news-20696034/feed/ 0 696034 Cyberpunk 2077, The Witcher 3 PS5 and Xbox Series X versions delayed https://88gadget.info/cyberpunk-2077-the-witcher-3-ps5-and-xbox-series-x-versions-delayed-20696027/ https://88gadget.info/cyberpunk-2077-the-witcher-3-ps5-and-xbox-series-x-versions-delayed-20696027/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 19:27:40 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696027 It looks like fans of Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher 3 are going to be waiting a bit longer for the PS5 and Xbox Series X versions of those games. While both next-gen versions were slated to release at some point later this year, now both will miss those release windows. Instead of launching this year, CD Projekt Red has … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/cyberpunk-2077-the-witcher-3-ps5-and-xbox-series-x-versions-delayed-20696027/feed/ 0 696027 Studies detail which beliefs are fueling the US vaccine problem https://88gadget.info/studies-detail-which-beliefs-are-fueling-the-us-vaccine-problem-20696028/ https://88gadget.info/studies-detail-which-beliefs-are-fueling-the-us-vaccine-problem-20696028/#disqus_thread Wed, 20 Oct 2021 19:18:45 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=696028 A pair of studies from sociologists with West Virginia University dive into some of the biggest factors fueling US vaccine problems, including denial of their efficacy and skepticism over their safety. Not surprisingly, one of the studies found that factors driving skepticism related to the COVID-19 virus and pandemic are also linked to wider skepticism toward other aspects of science, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/studies-detail-which-beliefs-are-fueling-the-us-vaccine-problem-20696028/feed/ 0 696028