88gadget.info https://88gadget.info The Definitive Guide to Tech and Cars Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:45:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.6 4555266 SpaceX scrubs satellite launch attempt minutes before liftoff https://88gadget.info/spacex-scrubs-satellite-launch-attempt-minutes-before-liftoff-23656435/ https://88gadget.info/spacex-scrubs-satellite-launch-attempt-minutes-before-liftoff-23656435/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:45:14 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656435 SpaceX is set to launch a Falcon 9 rocket with a payload of 143 satellites aboard today. However, only a few minutes before the rocket was supposed to lift off, the launch was canceled. There was no problem with the rocket or the payload. The launch was scrubbed due to poor weather conditions at Cape Canaveral. Reports indicate the mission … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/spacex-scrubs-satellite-launch-attempt-minutes-before-liftoff-23656435/feed/ 0 656435 Gigantic dead finback whale discovered the Mediterranean https://88gadget.info/gigantic-dead-finback-whale-discovered-floating-in-the-mediterranean-23656433/ https://88gadget.info/gigantic-dead-finback-whale-discovered-floating-in-the-mediterranean-23656433/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 16:16:04 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656433 Last weekend officials discovered the carcass of an enormous finback whale in the Mediterranean Sea. The finback whale, or Balaenoptera physalus, is the second-largest animal species on Earth. It measured 65 feet long and is estimated to weigh more than 77 tons, one of the largest ever discovered. The length and estimated weight make it one of the largest whale … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/gigantic-dead-finback-whale-discovered-floating-in-the-mediterranean-23656433/feed/ 0 656433 A Quiet Place Part II movie release date bumped yet again https://88gadget.info/a-quiet-place-part-ii-movie-release-date-bumped-several-months-23656429/ https://88gadget.info/a-quiet-place-part-ii-movie-release-date-bumped-several-months-23656429/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 14:00:41 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656429 A Quiet Place Part II, the sequel to the 2018 horror movie, was originally set to hit theaters in March 2020 — around the same time the pandemic was declared, causing widespread lockdowns and throwing the movie industry into chaos. As with many other planned movie releases, A Quiet Place Part II was delayed…and now it has just been bumped … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/a-quiet-place-part-ii-movie-release-date-bumped-several-months-23656429/feed/ 0 656429 Xbox Live Gold price increase reversed and new perk added https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-gold-price-increase-reversed-a-different-better-change-arrives-23656427/ https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-gold-price-increase-reversed-a-different-better-change-arrives-23656427/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 12:15:29 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656427 Following heavy criticism of the change, the Xbox 000 has announced that it will not be increasing the price for its Xbox Live Gold subscription service. ‘We messed up today and you were right to let us know,’ the company said in its update on the matter. Instead, the company says you’ll no longer need Xbox Live Gold to play … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-gold-price-increase-reversed-a-different-better-change-arrives-23656427/feed/ 0 656427 iPhone 13 is going to be a different deal: Here’s why https://88gadget.info/iphone-13-is-going-to-be-a-different-deal-heres-why-23656418/ https://88gadget.info/iphone-13-is-going-to-be-a-different-deal-heres-why-23656418/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 11:02:26 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656418 It is probably very early to make a claim about the forthcoming iPhone – or a new lineup. But with rumors flowing in from every side of the globe, it’s fitting to touch upon certain aspects that’ll make the iPhone 13 a different deal. Presumably, and various sources confirm, the 2021 iPhones will not have a dramatic change in the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/iphone-13-is-going-to-be-a-different-deal-heres-why-23656418/feed/ 0 656418 Google Search on mobile is about to get a big visual redesign https://88gadget.info/google-search-on-mobile-is-about-to-get-a-big-visual-redesign-22656415/ https://88gadget.info/google-search-on-mobile-is-about-to-get-a-big-visual-redesign-22656415/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 01:41:07 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656415 Google is about to roll out a redesigned Search on mobile, the company said in a blog post today, explaining the adjustments users can expect. Google describes the updated UI as a ‘major visual redesign,’ one that is intended to simplify things for users, bringing ‘information into focus,’ improving the readability of text, and more. First things first, Google says … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-search-on-mobile-is-about-to-get-a-big-visual-redesign-22656415/feed/ 1 656415 Epic addresses claim that Fortnite account data is being leaked https://88gadget.info/epic-addresses-claim-that-fortnite-account-data-is-being-leaked-22656413/ https://88gadget.info/epic-addresses-claim-that-fortnite-account-data-is-being-leaked-22656413/#disqus_thread Sat, 23 Jan 2021 00:45:13 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656413 Epic Games has released an official statement on claims that Fortnite account data, namely email addresses, are being leaked. The allegation seemed to kick off with a tweet from pro player Yung Calc, who tweeted a message encouraging players to disable the ‘Show on Career Leaderboard’ setting over concerns that their emails were being leaked. Yung Calc has since deleted … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/epic-addresses-claim-that-fortnite-account-data-is-being-leaked-22656413/feed/ 0 656413 Pinterest’s new AR feature lets you try on virtual eyeshadow https://88gadget.info/pinterests-new-ar-feature-lets-you-try-on-virtual-eyeshadow-22656402/ https://88gadget.info/pinterests-new-ar-feature-lets-you-try-on-virtual-eyeshadow-22656402/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 23:50:31 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656402 Shopping online is the primary way people get most of the items they want or need, but there are some downsides: you can’t try on clothes to make sure they’ll fit right and it’s not easy to determine whether a particular makeup color will look good on you. Pinterest has introduced another feature that addresses the latter problem, one that … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pinterests-new-ar-feature-lets-you-try-on-virtual-eyeshadow-22656402/feed/ 0 656402 Vicarious Visions move to Blizzard means remastered Diablo, Starcraft, Warcraft https://88gadget.info/vicarious-visions-move-to-blizzard-means-remastered-diablo-starcraft-warcraft-22656410/ https://88gadget.info/vicarious-visions-move-to-blizzard-means-remastered-diablo-starcraft-warcraft-22656410/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 22:57:02 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656410 The folks at Vicarious Visions will soon need to switch up their digital business cards. Back in the year 2005, the developer brand and its developers were acquired by the folks at Activision. In the year 2008, Acivision merged with Blizzard, forming Acivision Blizzard. So why should you or I or anyone spend even a moment thinking about how the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/vicarious-visions-move-to-blizzard-means-remastered-diablo-starcraft-warcraft-22656410/feed/ 0 656410 If Apple lets me trash this dongle I’ll be overjoyed https://88gadget.info/if-apple-lets-me-trash-this-dongle-ill-be-overjoyed-22656395/ https://88gadget.info/if-apple-lets-me-trash-this-dongle-ill-be-overjoyed-22656395/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 22:28:34 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656395 I’m a Mac user, and a macOS fan, and I like Apple’s industrial design, but the chatter of a return of the SD card slot to upcoming MacBook Pro laptops has me muttering a silent prayer of thanks. It feels like we’ve been languishing in dongle hell for many years now, and while Apple wasn’t alone in betting on a … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/if-apple-lets-me-trash-this-dongle-ill-be-overjoyed-22656395/feed/ 0 656395 You can’t be fat and healthy at the same time, study warns https://88gadget.info/you-cant-be-fat-and-healthy-at-the-same-time-study-warns-22656400/ https://88gadget.info/you-cant-be-fat-and-healthy-at-the-same-time-study-warns-22656400/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 22:11:02 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656400 A new study is dashing the ‘health at every size’ myth, revealing that it isn’t possible to be both fat and healthy at the same time. Researchers warn that an active lifestyle simply isn’t enough to mitigate the inherent health risks that come with obesity, at least the ones related to heart health, putting many people at risk of chronic … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/you-cant-be-fat-and-healthy-at-the-same-time-study-warns-22656400/feed/ 0 656400 Xbox Live Games With Gold gets an extra title in February 2021 https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-games-with-gold-gets-an-extra-title-in-february-2021-22656351/ https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-games-with-gold-gets-an-extra-title-in-february-2021-22656351/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 21:17:12 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656351 Microsoft has revealed the Xbox Live Games with Gold for February 2021, and it seems that next month Gold subscribers are going to get a bonus game. Instead of the typical four games for free, Xbox Live Gold subscribers will have five, with none other than Gears 5 leading the charge. Gears 5 is a game that many Xbox One … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-games-with-gold-gets-an-extra-title-in-february-2021-22656351/feed/ 0 656351 Pokemon GO Love Cup, free items, Johto Rocket leaked https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-love-cup-free-items-johto-rocket-leaked-22656397/ https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-love-cup-free-items-johto-rocket-leaked-22656397/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 21:13:53 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656397 There’s a new Pokemon GO game code teardown available today thanks to the PokeMiners crew. The latest version of Pokemon GO contains a variety of items new to the game, including a GBL Cup – Love Cup, free items from sponsored gifts, reminders for Mega Pokemon, and a Johto Rocket Collection Challenge. This update also includes Pokedex updates to both … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-love-cup-free-items-johto-rocket-leaked-22656397/feed/ 0 656397 Houseplants may offer major mental health benefits during pandemic https://88gadget.info/houseplants-may-offer-major-mental-health-benefits-during-pandemic-22656381/ https://88gadget.info/houseplants-may-offer-major-mental-health-benefits-during-pandemic-22656381/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 21:11:53 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656381 Having plants in the home helped improved mental wellbeing for many people, according to a new study from the University of Seville. This isn’t the first study to link exposure to plants with psychological wellbeing, but it is unique in one big way: it focused specifically on the COVID-19 lockdowns and how houseplants may have been a benefit for those … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/houseplants-may-offer-major-mental-health-benefits-during-pandemic-22656381/feed/ 0 656381 2021 Infiniti QX80 Review – Four-wheeled fratricide https://88gadget.info/2021-infiniti-qx80-review-luxury-3-row-suv-performance-technology-value-22656382/ https://88gadget.info/2021-infiniti-qx80-review-luxury-3-row-suv-performance-technology-value-22656382/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 20:45:02 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656382 Sometimes buying smart involves hoops and hurdles, and other times it’s as easy as two dealerships probably occupying the same lot. So goes it for the 2021 Infiniti QX80, the automaker’s biggest and burliest SUV, making its pitch for seven or eight seat excellence but finding Nissan may have stolen its thunder along the way. The QX80 has road presence, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-infiniti-qx80-review-luxury-3-row-suv-performance-technology-value-22656382/feed/ 0 656382 Biden appoints Steve Jurczyk as NASA’s Acting Administrator https://88gadget.info/biden-appoints-steve-jurczyk-as-nasas-acting-administrator-22656354/ https://88gadget.info/biden-appoints-steve-jurczyk-as-nasas-acting-administrator-22656354/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 20:16:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656354 On January 20, and as expected, NASA’s now-former administrator Jim Bridenstine stepped down from his role. Soon after, the Biden administration announced that NASA’s Steve Jurczyk, who has been with the space agency for decades, will serve as acting administrator until a permanent replacement is found. This news isn’t a surprise — Bridenstine said shortly after the presidential election that … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/biden-appoints-steve-jurczyk-as-nasas-acting-administrator-22656354/feed/ 0 656354 Newegg Shuffle could be the fix to RTX 30-series, PS5 restock woes https://88gadget.info/newegg-shuffle-could-be-the-fix-to-rtx-30-series-ps5-restock-woes-22656355/ https://88gadget.info/newegg-shuffle-could-be-the-fix-to-rtx-30-series-ps5-restock-woes-22656355/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 20:07:26 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656355 It’s not exactly a secret that PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles, along with new PC gaming hardware from NVIDIA and AMD, are all difficult to come by at the moment. Every time this hardware is restocked anywhere, it’s seemingly sold out in seconds, with resellers jacking up prices to insane degrees on sites like eBay. If you’ve tried … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/newegg-shuffle-could-be-the-fix-to-rtx-30-series-ps5-restock-woes-22656355/feed/ 0 656355 Mandalorian says “unexpected surprises and timelines” incoming https://88gadget.info/mandalorian-says-unexpected-surprises-and-timelines-incoming-22656378/ Fri, 22 Jan 2021 19:50:44 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656378 This week Mandalorian star Pedro Pascal answered a few questions about the future of Star Wars. Given the tail end of the Mandalorian Season 2, questions about the character’s past were inevitable. According to Pascal, “as much as he says this is the way, that doesn’t mean this is the only way.” Pascal spoke this week with Indiewire about the … Continue reading]]> 656378 US Tresury nominee considering “curtailing” cryptocurrency https://88gadget.info/us-tresury-nominee-considering-curtailing-cryptocurrency-22656352/ https://88gadget.info/us-tresury-nominee-considering-curtailing-cryptocurrency-22656352/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 19:02:17 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656352 President Joe Biden’s top pick for head of the US Treasury Department Janet Yellen responded to questioning this week by the US Senate Finance Committee. Questioning from Senator Maggie Hassan prompted Yellen to speak about cryptocurrency and the use of said digital currency by the public. Hassan asked Yellen about cryptocurrency and its use “for terrorist financing.” “Cryptocurrencies are a … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/us-tresury-nominee-considering-curtailing-cryptocurrency-22656352/feed/ 0 656352 HDR support finally lands on YouTube for Xbox One, Xbox Series X https://88gadget.info/hdr-support-finally-lands-on-youtube-for-xbox-one-xbox-series-x-22656346/ https://88gadget.info/hdr-support-finally-lands-on-youtube-for-xbox-one-xbox-series-x-22656346/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 18:32:04 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656346 It’s been a long time coming, but it looks like YouTube finally has HDR support on Xbox consoles. It doesn’t matter if you’re using a console from this generation or the last, if you’re streaming YouTube on a TV that supports HDR, you should be able to tap into HDR while you watch. This is something that has apparently been … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/hdr-support-finally-lands-on-youtube-for-xbox-one-xbox-series-x-22656346/feed/ 0 656346 Honor marks independence by inking the supplier deals Huawei couldn’t https://88gadget.info/honor-marks-independence-by-inking-the-supplier-deals-huawei-couldnt-22656347/ https://88gadget.info/honor-marks-independence-by-inking-the-supplier-deals-huawei-couldnt-22656347/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 17:45:12 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656347 Honor is going it alone, cutting ties with Huawei as it spins out as an independent business, and inking the deals that the US government blocked its former parent company from making. The Chinese phone-maker launched its first device as a standalone company today, the Honor View40, a 5G smartphone with aggressive pricing. Honor was founded eight years ago, as … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/honor-marks-independence-by-inking-the-supplier-deals-huawei-couldnt-22656347/feed/ 0 656347 Google Play Hot Air Balloon offline game released to the masses https://88gadget.info/google-play-hot-air-balloon-offline-game-released-to-the-masses-22656343/ https://88gadget.info/google-play-hot-air-balloon-offline-game-released-to-the-masses-22656343/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 17:13:36 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656343 This week the Google Play Hot Air Balloon offline mini-game launched into the wild. This game was in development for quite a while now, appearing in testing for months back in 2020 – now it would appear that it’s ready to roll. If you’d like to give this game a go, make sure you’ve got the latest version of the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-play-hot-air-balloon-offline-game-released-to-the-masses-22656343/feed/ 1 656343 Resident Evil Village release date, platforms revealed in gameplay showcase https://88gadget.info/resident-evil-village-release-date-platforms-revealed-in-gameplay-showcase-22656331/ https://88gadget.info/resident-evil-village-release-date-platforms-revealed-in-gameplay-showcase-22656331/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 17:04:58 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656331 As promised, Capcom revealed new information about Resident Evil Village this week, including the platforms that the game will be available on and when it will release. We also got a look at Resident Evil Village through a new, spooky trailer. If you’re interested in getting a taste of Resident Evil Village, there’s even a new demo you can download … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/resident-evil-village-release-date-platforms-revealed-in-gameplay-showcase-22656331/feed/ 0 656331 Porsche’s tease of 2021 Taycan good news is coming true https://88gadget.info/porsches-tease-of-2021-taycan-good-news-is-coming-true-22656329/ https://88gadget.info/porsches-tease-of-2021-taycan-good-news-is-coming-true-22656329/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 16:45:55 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656329 Porsche teased us with the promise of more range from its 2021 Taycan all-electric sedan, and sure enough with the official figures starting to filter through from the EPA it’s good news for EV buyers. Signs that the Taycan – which launched last year to unexpectedly rough results from the US Environmental Protection Agency – was about to improve began … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/porsches-tease-of-2021-taycan-good-news-is-coming-true-22656329/feed/ 0 656329 HONOR View40 launched with waterfall display, 5G, super-fast charging https://88gadget.info/honor-view40-launched-with-waterfall-display-5g-super-fast-charging-22656336/ https://88gadget.info/honor-view40-launched-with-waterfall-display-5g-super-fast-charging-22656336/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 16:45:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656336 This week the folks at HONOR revealed the HONOR View40 at a live streamed event in China. This device is the first major release of the year for HONOR, and one of the most extravagant devices released by the brand thus far. The HONOR View40 works with a waterfall cured 7.72-inch OLED display with a resolution of 2676 x 1236 … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/honor-view40-launched-with-waterfall-display-5g-super-fast-charging-22656336/feed/ 2 656336 Biden’s Moon rock has an incredible NASA back-story https://88gadget.info/bidens-moon-rock-has-an-incredible-nasa-back-story-22656332/ https://88gadget.info/bidens-moon-rock-has-an-incredible-nasa-back-story-22656332/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 16:01:59 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656332 A hunk of the moon was delivered to the Biden administration on January 20, 2021. At the request of the President of the United States, NASA delivered a container with a sample of the lunar surface for display in the Oval Office. This piece of our nearest space neighbor now sits in the most important office in the world, in … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/bidens-moon-rock-has-an-incredible-nasa-back-story-22656332/feed/ 0 656332 New MacBook Air could lead Apple’s long-awaited apology to power users https://88gadget.info/new-macbook-air-could-lead-apples-long-awaited-apology-to-power-users-22656320/ https://88gadget.info/new-macbook-air-could-lead-apples-long-awaited-apology-to-power-users-22656320/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:04:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656320 A lot of rumors have been swirling about incoming MacBook updates lately, and today we have a particularly juicy report to sink our teeth into. Just as Apple is rumored to be updating the MacBook Pro significantly, so too is it apparently looking to make some big changes to the MacBook Air. The first big change is rumored to be … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/new-macbook-air-could-lead-apples-long-awaited-apology-to-power-users-22656320/feed/ 0 656320 2021 Porsche Panamera pricing revealed – and a track record for 620hp Turbo S https://88gadget.info/2021-porsche-panamera-pricing-revealed-and-a-track-record-for-620hp-turbo-s-22656321/ https://88gadget.info/2021-porsche-panamera-pricing-revealed-and-a-track-record-for-620hp-turbo-s-22656321/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:00:42 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656321 Porsche has confirmed pricing for the 2021 Panamera range, and if you’ve been wondering just what the new Panamera Turbo S can do with 620 horsepower on tap, a new lap record demonstrates just why the big sedan is still the daddy. Headed to US dealerships in spring 2021, the new model year for the Panamera spans both a plug-in … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-porsche-panamera-pricing-revealed-and-a-track-record-for-620hp-turbo-s-22656321/feed/ 0 656321 Xbox Live Gold is getting more expensive – Here’s the new pricing https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-gold-is-getting-more-expensive-heres-the-new-pricing-22656327/ https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-gold-is-getting-more-expensive-heres-the-new-pricing-22656327/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 14:50:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656327 Xbox Live Gold is getting more expensive, with Microsoft bumping up the price of its subscription gaming service. The fee adjustment for Xbox Live Gold – which includes online gaming, new game discounts, and more – will see the biggest hit on those who pay either monthly or quarterly for the service. If you’re buying a 1 month Xbox Live … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/xbox-live-gold-is-getting-more-expensive-heres-the-new-pricing-22656327/feed/ 0 656327 MIT’s tiny 3D printed thruster uses ions for propulsion https://88gadget.info/mits-tiny-3d-printed-thruster-uses-ions-for-propulsion-22656318/ https://88gadget.info/mits-tiny-3d-printed-thruster-uses-ions-for-propulsion-22656318/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 13:46:22 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656318 Researchers at MIT have invented a small 3D printed thruster that emits a stream of pure ions. The thruster could be used as a low-cost and efficient propulsion source for miniature satellites in the future. The thruster is the first of its kind to be entirely manufactured using additive processes. It was built using a combination of 3D printing and … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/mits-tiny-3d-printed-thruster-uses-ions-for-propulsion-22656318/feed/ 0 656318 2021 Buick Envision gets a new face and a lower $32,995 base price https://88gadget.info/2021-buick-envision-gets-a-new-face-and-a-lower-32995-base-price-22656299/ https://88gadget.info/2021-buick-envision-gets-a-new-face-and-a-lower-32995-base-price-22656299/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 13:18:37 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656299 The 2021 Buick Envision is arriving at dealerships with a bold, new design. Further sweetening the deal is a lower $32,995 base price, a $1,700 discount over the outgoing model. The all-new Envision also benefits from a redesigned interior and a new turbocharged engine. “The all-new 2021 Envision is a tremendous opportunity for the brand,” said Duncan Alfred, vice president, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-buick-envision-gets-a-new-face-and-a-lower-32995-base-price-22656299/feed/ 0 656299 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Launch Edition VIN 001 to be auctioned for charity https://88gadget.info/2021-ram-1500-trx-launch-edition-vin-001-to-be-auctioned-for-charity-22656307/ https://88gadget.info/2021-ram-1500-trx-launch-edition-vin-001-to-be-auctioned-for-charity-22656307/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 12:49:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656307 FCA, now known as Stellantis, has a long history of auctioning off vehicles for charity. The automaker has 000ed up with Barrett-Jackson auctions to sell an important truck, with all proceeds going to charity at the Scottsdale auction on March 26. The truck in question is the very first 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Launch Edition off the production line. The … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2021-ram-1500-trx-launch-edition-vin-001-to-be-auctioned-for-charity-22656307/feed/ 0 656307 Google threatens to end search services in Australia over pending legislation https://88gadget.info/google-threatens-to-end-search-services-in-australia-over-pending-legislation-22656316/ https://88gadget.info/google-threatens-to-end-search-services-in-australia-over-pending-legislation-22656316/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 12:24:56 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656316 Google is fighting with Australia’s government and has threatened to remove its search engine from the country if legislation passes that would force companies to negotiate payments with news media companies for listing their content in search results. Facebook has also threatened to remove news from its feeds inside Australia. If Google made good on its threat, 19 million Australians … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-threatens-to-end-search-services-in-australia-over-pending-legislation-22656316/feed/ 2 656316 University researchers say pesticides keep bees from sleeping https://88gadget.info/university-researchers-say-pesticides-keep-bees-from-sleeping-22656298/ https://88gadget.info/university-researchers-say-pesticides-keep-bees-from-sleeping-22656298/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 11:59:54 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656298 Scientists from the University of Bristol have conducted research that shows common pesticides can prevent bees and flies from getting a good night’s sleep. They say that just like humans, many insects need sleep to function properly. However, their sleep is impacted if they have been exposed to neonicotinoid insecticides, a common insecticide used worldwide. Researchers have shown those insecticides … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/university-researchers-say-pesticides-keep-bees-from-sleeping-22656298/feed/ 0 656298 Bugatti Bolide is a technological masterpiece of lightweight 3D-printed components https://88gadget.info/bugatti-bolide-is-a-technological-masterpiece-of-lightweight-3d-printed-components-22656286/ https://88gadget.info/bugatti-bolide-is-a-technological-masterpiece-of-lightweight-3d-printed-components-22656286/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 11:29:24 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656286 You probably heard of the Bugatti Bolide, the French brand’s lightest, fastest, and most aggressive hypercar to date. As with all things Bugatti, the Bolide is all about the numbers. It still has a gloriously powerful 8.0-liter quad-turbocharged W16 engine like the Chiron. But the secret behind Bolide’s propensity for extreme speed has something to do with weight – or … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/bugatti-bolide-is-a-technological-masterpiece-of-lightweight-3d-printed-components-22656286/feed/ 0 656286 Saturn’s moon Titan estimated to have a sea at least 1000 feet deep https://88gadget.info/saturns-moon-titan-estimated-to-have-a-sea-at-least-1000-feet-deep-22656296/ https://88gadget.info/saturns-moon-titan-estimated-to-have-a-sea-at-least-1000-feet-deep-22656296/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 11:02:38 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656296 One of the places that many scientists believe could harbor life in our solar system is on the surface of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon. Titan has a gaseous atmosphere and scientists believe beneath that atmosphere is a sea of liquid methane known as Kraken Mare. Astronomers at Cornell have now estimated the sea of liquid methane is at least 1000 … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/saturns-moon-titan-estimated-to-have-a-sea-at-least-1000-feet-deep-22656296/feed/ 0 656296 Lylux cordless and bladeless hair dryer review https://88gadget.info/lylux-cordless-and-bladeless-hair-dryer-review-22656277/ https://88gadget.info/lylux-cordless-and-bladeless-hair-dryer-review-22656277/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 07:35:16 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656277 We’re seeing a steady stream of new products for personal and home use that all use the “smart” qualifier to indicate how intelligent they are because they connect to the Internet. Things don’t have to be connected, however, to be useful. Sometimes, all it takes is the intelligent and creative combination of modern technologies to provide a more convenient and … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/lylux-cordless-and-bladeless-hair-dryer-review-22656277/feed/ 0 656277 Alphabet Loon Internet balloon “Other Bet” gets grounded forever https://88gadget.info/alphabet-loon-internet-balloon-other-bet-gets-grounded-forever-21656275/ https://88gadget.info/alphabet-loon-internet-balloon-other-bet-gets-grounded-forever-21656275/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 04:21:03 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656275 Google is notorious for retiring apps and services, whether those were in wide use or not. That doesn’t apply to just software either and the company has sunset more than a handful of unsuccessful hardware projects that would have caused smaller companies to fold. Not Google, of course, for whom experiments, big or small, are a fact of life. The … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/alphabet-loon-internet-balloon-other-bet-gets-grounded-forever-21656275/feed/ 0 656275 Galaxy Note 21 cancellation rumors rise again https://88gadget.info/galaxy-note-21-cancellation-rumors-rise-again-21656273/ https://88gadget.info/galaxy-note-21-cancellation-rumors-rise-again-21656273/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 03:42:12 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656273 There are always a number of rumors about Samsung products that refused to die. Most of those, like under-display cameras, revolve around features to be added or products to be launched. One undying rumor, however, is all about the death of one rather popular product. For years, Samsung has been believed to be retiring the Galaxy Note or at least … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/galaxy-note-21-cancellation-rumors-rise-again-21656273/feed/ 1 656273 iOS 15 might finally drop iPhone 6s, iPhone SE (2016) https://88gadget.info/ios-15-might-finally-drop-iphone-6s-iphone-se-2016-21656271/ https://88gadget.info/ios-15-might-finally-drop-iphone-6s-iphone-se-2016-21656271/#disqus_thread Fri, 22 Jan 2021 02:44:17 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=656271 Apple is known and highly-praised for its commitment to support years-old smartphones, tablets, and computers, something that, unfortunately, hasn’t caught on in the Android world. Even Apple, however, sometimes has to eventually cut off some older devices, though still not as fast or as often as even Google. Soon, that culling period might be happening again this year with the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/ios-15-might-finally-drop-iphone-6s-iphone-se-2016-21656271/feed/ 0 656271