88gadget.info https://88gadget.info The Definitive Guide to Tech and Cars Thu, 05 Aug 2021 11:49:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.8 189355637 Nest cameras add offline storage to save clips during internet outages https://88gadget.info/nest-cameras-add-offline-storage-to-save-clips-during-internet-outages-05685432/ https://88gadget.info/nest-cameras-add-offline-storage-to-save-clips-during-internet-outages-05685432/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 13:00:39 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685432 Nest is adding offline storage to its latest range of security cameras, allowing them to save video files even if their link to the cloud is temporarily interrupted. The new feature debuts on today’s four-strong range of updated Nest models: the Nest Cam, Nest Doorbell, Nest Cam with Floodlight, and Nest Cam (wired). One of the challenges with previous Nest … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nest-cameras-add-offline-storage-to-save-clips-during-internet-outages-05685432/feed/ 0 685432 Nest Doorbell and new Nest Cams official: More style, storage and smarts https://88gadget.info/nest-doorbell-and-new-nest-cams-official-more-style-storage-and-smarts-05685375/ https://88gadget.info/nest-doorbell-and-new-nest-cams-official-more-style-storage-and-smarts-05685375/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 13:00:18 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685375 Nest has launched a quartet of new smart home products, with a new Nest Cam, Nest Doorbell, Nest Cam wired, and Nest Cam with Floodlight bringing revamped styling and more onboard-smarts. The redesigned range of home security devices include an uptick in onboard machine learning, allowing for data to be processed on-device rather than in the cloud. That’s a double-advantage, … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nest-doorbell-and-new-nest-cams-official-more-style-storage-and-smarts-05685375/feed/ 0 685375 Lunar glass samples help solve one of the Moon’s mysteries https://88gadget.info/lunar-glass-samples-help-solve-one-of-the-moons-mysteries-05685430/ https://88gadget.info/lunar-glass-samples-help-solve-one-of-the-moons-mysteries-05685430/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 12:46:25 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685430 All of the samples from the moon that researchers worldwide study today were gathered during the Apollo era. The lunar samples seen in the image below were gathered by Apollo 16 in 1972. The samples are of lunar glass and were tested by scientists at the University of Rochester. The paper published by the researchers, including researchers at Rochester, and … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/lunar-glass-samples-help-solve-one-of-the-moons-mysteries-05685430/feed/ 0 685430 2022 Lexus RX 350 and 450h Black Line returns with higher production numbers https://88gadget.info/2022-lexus-rx-350-and-450h-black-line-returns-with-higher-production-numbers-05685409/ https://88gadget.info/2022-lexus-rx-350-and-450h-black-line-returns-with-higher-production-numbers-05685409/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 12:26:12 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685409 When Lexus unveiled the RX 350 and 450h Black Line last year, the Japanese automaker allocated 750 units (RX 350) and 250 units (RX 450h) for United States buyers. But for 2022, Lexus is ramping up production for the RX Black Line models due to popular demand. The 2022 RX 350 and RX 450h Black Line is now limited to … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/2022-lexus-rx-350-and-450h-black-line-returns-with-higher-production-numbers-05685409/feed/ 0 685409 The oldest example of applied geometry revealed https://88gadget.info/the-oldest-example-of-applied-geometry-revealed-05685428/ https://88gadget.info/the-oldest-example-of-applied-geometry-revealed-05685428/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 12:06:00 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685428 A mathematician from UNSW Sydney has unveiled an incredible discovery of an ancient clay tablet believed to be the oldest and most complete example of applied geometry. The clay tablet that holds the applied geometry notations is 3700 years old and has been hiding in plain sight in a museum in Istanbul for over a century. The tablet is known … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/the-oldest-example-of-applied-geometry-revealed-05685428/feed/ 0 685428 Refreshed 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan begins at under $26,000 https://88gadget.info/refreshed-2022-volkswagen-tiguan-begins-at-under-26000-05685422/ https://88gadget.info/refreshed-2022-volkswagen-tiguan-begins-at-under-26000-05685422/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 11:47:08 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685422 Volkswagen of America has confirmed the pricing for its 2022 Tiguan compact SUV. The refreshed SUV has new styling and updated technology to increase its appeal in the fast-growing compact SUV segment within the US. The base price of a 2022 Tiguan is $25,995, not counting the $1195 destination charge for all trims. VW says the refreshed Tiguan is due … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/refreshed-2022-volkswagen-tiguan-begins-at-under-26000-05685422/feed/ 0 685422 SpaceX is preparing a ruggedized Starlink satellite dish https://88gadget.info/spacex-is-preparing-a-ruggedized-starlink-satellite-dish-05685426/ https://88gadget.info/spacex-is-preparing-a-ruggedized-starlink-satellite-dish-05685426/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 11:27:49 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685426 One of the biggest challenges of living in some rural communities or on off-grid land is the lack of broadband. Broadband is considered an essential service, and competition in some areas is nonexistent or lacking. Many rural Americans rely on slow and expensive older satellite services, but SpaceX is trying to change that. A new report indicates that SpaceX is … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/spacex-is-preparing-a-ruggedized-starlink-satellite-dish-05685426/feed/ 0 685426 FandangoNow and Vudu merge into a single streaming service https://88gadget.info/fandangonow-and-vudu-merge-into-a-single-streaming-service-05685418/ https://88gadget.info/fandangonow-and-vudu-merge-into-a-single-streaming-service-05685418/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 11:08:20 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685418 Vudu has been around for a long time and was one of the early offerings where fans of movies could buy digital copies to keep in their personal movie libraries. Vudu was purchased by NBCUniversal from Walmart last year after Walmart decided to shed the movie service. Fandango is a platform that allows movie fans to see what movies are … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/fandangonow-and-vudu-merge-into-a-single-streaming-service-05685418/feed/ 0 685418 McLaren Albert Speedtail took 12 weeks to paint https://88gadget.info/mclaren-albert-speedtail-took-12-weeks-to-paint-05685394/ https://88gadget.info/mclaren-albert-speedtail-took-12-weeks-to-paint-05685394/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 10:49:56 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685394 The McLaren Albert Speedtail is one of the final 106 Speedtails to be made. The ‘Albert’ moniker pays homage to the first Speedtail prototype from 2018, with the Albert name derived from the McLaren F1 test mules of 1992. McLaren named the original MVY02 Speedtail prototype ‘Albert’ as a tribute to the original F1 supercar test mules. With the Speedtail … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/mclaren-albert-speedtail-took-12-weeks-to-paint-05685394/feed/ 0 685394 Astronomers analyze a strange star hurtling towards the edge of the galaxy https://88gadget.info/astronomers-analyze-a-strange-star-hurtling-towards-the-edge-of-the-galaxy-05685416/ https://88gadget.info/astronomers-analyze-a-strange-star-hurtling-towards-the-edge-of-the-galaxy-05685416/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 10:28:41 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685416 Astronomers are currently studying the star known as LP 40−365. It’s a breed of fast-moving star that is a remnant of a massive white dwarf that survived a massive supernova explosion. The star is currently about 2000 light-years away from Earth and is hurtling towards the edge of the Milky Way galaxy. Astronomers say the star is moving so fast … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/astronomers-analyze-a-strange-star-hurtling-towards-the-edge-of-the-galaxy-05685416/feed/ 0 685416 American Airlines announces free TikTok access in-flight https://88gadget.info/american-airlines-announces-free-tiktok-access-in-flight-05685408/ https://88gadget.info/american-airlines-announces-free-tiktok-access-in-flight-05685408/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 10:08:19 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685408 American Airlines has announced it is now the only commercial air travel company to offer all customers free access to TikTok. The airline points out that TikTok is more than dance videos for passengers to watch while on a flight with all manner of content, including travel inspiration videos, details on locations to explore at their destination, and travel tips. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/american-airlines-announces-free-tiktok-access-in-flight-05685408/feed/ 0 685408 Glitch means Boeing Orbital Flight Test-2 will leave the launch pad https://88gadget.info/glitch-means-boeing-orbital-flight-test-2-will-leave-the-launch-pad-05685406/ https://88gadget.info/glitch-means-boeing-orbital-flight-test-2-will-leave-the-launch-pad-05685406/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 09:50:03 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685406 This week was supposed to be the long-awaited second uncrewed test launch of the Boeing Starliner space capsule called Orbital Flight Test-2. The spacecraft was on the launch pad earlier this week when the launch was canceled after an incident with thrusters firing accidentally on the new Russian laboratory module aboard the ISS. The flight was rescheduled for the next … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/glitch-means-boeing-orbital-flight-test-2-will-leave-the-launch-pad-05685406/feed/ 0 685406 Facebook reportedly wants to analyze encrypted WhatsApp messages for ads https://88gadget.info/facebook-reportedly-wants-to-analyze-encrypted-whatsapp-messages-for-ads-05685392/ https://88gadget.info/facebook-reportedly-wants-to-analyze-encrypted-whatsapp-messages-for-ads-05685392/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 05:46:59 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685392 Data encryption has been around for decades, but it has taken on a more political tone in the past few years. There has been a strong market push to encrypt messages and data on smartphones, but there has also been a strong pushback from governments who want a backdoor for the sake of security or other interests. For companies like … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/facebook-reportedly-wants-to-analyze-encrypted-whatsapp-messages-for-ads-05685392/feed/ 0 685392 PS5 VR details leak from private developers conference https://88gadget.info/ps5-vr-details-leak-from-private-developers-conference-04685390/ https://88gadget.info/ps5-vr-details-leak-from-private-developers-conference-04685390/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 04:41:47 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685390 It’s arguable that Facebook’s Oculus now takes up the majority of the attention in the virtual reality market, but it is hardly the only major player. HTC is still actively working on Vive, and Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality also dips into that field. And then there’s PlayStation VR, the only console-based system among the VR giants. With the new PlayStation … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/ps5-vr-details-leak-from-private-developers-conference-04685390/feed/ 0 685390 HTC A100 mid-range tablet might come with dual cameras https://88gadget.info/htc-a100-mid-range-tablet-might-come-with-dual-cameras-04685387/ https://88gadget.info/htc-a100-mid-range-tablet-might-come-with-dual-cameras-04685387/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 04:02:55 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685387 You can probably be forgiven if you’ve forgotten that HTC still makes Android-powered devices. We definitely haven’t heard from the company for a long while, at least as far as smartphones are concerned. HTC has mostly been focusing on making sure its Vive VR ecosystem doesn’t suffer the same fate as its mobile business, which can be difficult given the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/htc-a100-mid-range-tablet-might-come-with-dual-cameras-04685387/feed/ 0 685387 Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 with under-display camera might launch next week https://88gadget.info/xiaomi-mi-mix-4-with-under-display-camera-might-launch-next-week-04685385/ https://88gadget.info/xiaomi-mi-mix-4-with-under-display-camera-might-launch-next-week-04685385/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 03:26:21 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685385 It seems that the next trend in smartphones will be under-display (or under-screen) cameras or UDCs, at least as far as some manufacturers are concerned. Of course, ZTE fired the opening salvo last year with the Axon 20 5G and fired another round with the Axon 30 5G last month. Samsung is also rumored to be jumping on that bandwagon … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/xiaomi-mi-mix-4-with-under-display-camera-might-launch-next-week-04685385/feed/ 0 685385 NVIDIA ARM acquisition deemed a national security risk in the UK https://88gadget.info/nvidia-arm-acquisition-deemed-a-national-security-risk-in-the-uk-04685373/ https://88gadget.info/nvidia-arm-acquisition-deemed-a-national-security-risk-in-the-uk-04685373/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 02:27:40 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685373 NVIDIA is already making big plans on its investments in the Arm ecosystem, most of which hinges on its acquisition of the UK-based company currently owned by Japan’s SoftBank. We haven’t heard much about the status of that process recently, but the latest news that has just surfaced isn’t that encouraging, at least for NVIDIA. The acquisition has already been … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nvidia-arm-acquisition-deemed-a-national-security-risk-in-the-uk-04685373/feed/ 0 685373 TikTok Stories tests posts that disappear after 24 hours https://88gadget.info/tiktok-stories-tests-posts-that-disappear-after-24-hours-04685371/ https://88gadget.info/tiktok-stories-tests-posts-that-disappear-after-24-hours-04685371/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 01:51:08 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685371 It seems that TikTok is finally ready to turn the tables on big rivals like Instagram, Twitter, and even YouTube. After having been copied repeatedly by those competitors, the once-embattled short video platform is now returning the favor by copying a feature that has become a staple for at least one of those social networks. TikTok is apparently testing out … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/tiktok-stories-tests-posts-that-disappear-after-24-hours-04685371/feed/ 0 685371 Galaxy Buds 2 unofficial unboxing reveals what’s coming next week https://88gadget.info/galaxy-buds-2-unofficial-unboxing-reveals-whats-coming-next-week-04685369/ https://88gadget.info/galaxy-buds-2-unofficial-unboxing-reveals-whats-coming-next-week-04685369/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 01:29:03 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685369 Samsung’s upcoming products scheduled for next week may have little left to surprise us, thanks to leaks, but those are still all unofficial and, at times, shady. Nothing beats an official confirmation, of course, but we can also make do with an unofficial hands-on, presuming it’s the real deal. That’s exactly what’s happening with what may be the least spectacular … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/galaxy-buds-2-unofficial-unboxing-reveals-whats-coming-next-week-04685369/feed/ 0 685369 SiriusXM brings back Lucille Ball’s long-lost interviews with celebrities https://88gadget.info/siriusxm-brings-back-lucille-balls-long-lost-interviews-with-celebrities-04685367/ https://88gadget.info/siriusxm-brings-back-lucille-balls-long-lost-interviews-with-celebrities-04685367/#disqus_thread Thu, 05 Aug 2021 00:56:36 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685367 Between her other groundbreaking projects, Lucille Ball — the actress and comedian best known for her sitcom I Love Lucy — would interview other celebrities using a tape recorder. These interviews were then shared with the public on CBS Radio in 1964 and 1965 before disappearing forever. That changes with a new station from SiriusXM. Lucille Ball had a groundbreaking … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/siriusxm-brings-back-lucille-balls-long-lost-interviews-with-celebrities-04685367/feed/ 0 685367 Fortnite x Street Fighter crossover expands with two new character skins https://88gadget.info/fortnite-x-street-fighter-crossover-expands-with-two-new-character-skins-04685362/ https://88gadget.info/fortnite-x-street-fighter-crossover-expands-with-two-new-character-skins-04685362/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 23:56:29 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685362 Back in February, Epic Games released two skins based on the characters Ryu and Chun Li in its hit battle royale game Fortnite. The company has expanded this crossover with another two characters from the hit game franchise, this time adding Guile and Cammy. The two new skins will be available in the game’s Item Shop soon, but the images … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/fortnite-x-street-fighter-crossover-expands-with-two-new-character-skins-04685362/feed/ 0 685362 Bird slows down reckless scooter riders with geofenced speed limits https://88gadget.info/bird-slows-down-reckless-scooter-riders-with-geofenced-speed-limits-04685359/ https://88gadget.info/bird-slows-down-reckless-scooter-riders-with-geofenced-speed-limits-04685359/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 22:57:29 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685359 Many big cities are full of electric scooters that anyone can rent and use to get around without a car. These scooters make it easy to get to your destination quickly, but they’ve proven controversial. Many have complained about reckless scooter use, which is where Bird’s latest geofencing test comes in. Bird is one of the companies that make electric … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/bird-slows-down-reckless-scooter-riders-with-geofenced-speed-limits-04685359/feed/ 0 685359 COVID linked to ‘significant’ cognitive problems even in milder cases https://88gadget.info/covid-linked-to-significant-cognitive-problems-even-in-milder-cases-04685357/ https://88gadget.info/covid-linked-to-significant-cognitive-problems-even-in-milder-cases-04685357/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 21:57:10 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685357 A new study has found that COVID-19 infections, including ones that didn’t result in hospitalization, can result in ‘significant cognitive deficits’ that persist after the symptoms have resolved. The study builds upon the growing body of evidence that COVID-19 can result in long-term symptoms in some people, as well as potential neurological problems ranging from loss of smell to brain … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/covid-linked-to-significant-cognitive-problems-even-in-milder-cases-04685357/feed/ 0 685357 Amazon returned products landfill no longer: FBA Liquidate, Grade and Resell https://88gadget.info/amazon-returned-products-landfill-no-longer-fba-liquidate-grade-and-resell-04685354/ https://88gadget.info/amazon-returned-products-landfill-no-longer-fba-liquidate-grade-and-resell-04685354/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 21:12:39 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685354 This week Amazon announced two new Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) programs meant to improve the dirty business of unsold and returned products. One is an “FBA Liquidations” program, the other is the “FBA Grade and Resell” program. Amazon is still a long way away from solving issues created by the immense amount of waste created by their shipping programs*, but … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/amazon-returned-products-landfill-no-longer-fba-liquidate-grade-and-resell-04685354/feed/ 0 685354 HBO Max podcasts expand with Batman and other scripted audio shows https://88gadget.info/hbo-max-podcasts-expand-with-batman-and-other-scripted-audio-shows-04685349/ https://88gadget.info/hbo-max-podcasts-expand-with-batman-and-other-scripted-audio-shows-04685349/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 21:10:49 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685349 HBO Max has big plans for its podcast, with parent company WarnerMedia announcing an expansion that includes original, scripted podcast shows. Thus far, the company has focused on companion podcasts for its hit shows like Chernobyl; the upcoming content will differ, instead offering listeners original scripted shows in audio format. The HBO Max Podcast Program launched in 2019 with four … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/hbo-max-podcasts-expand-with-batman-and-other-scripted-audio-shows-04685349/feed/ 0 685349 Battlefield 2042 technical playtests tipped for next week as PC specs surface https://88gadget.info/battlefield-2042-technical-playtests-tipped-for-next-week-as-pc-specs-surface-04685351/ https://88gadget.info/battlefield-2042-technical-playtests-tipped-for-next-week-as-pc-specs-surface-04685351/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 21:05:57 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685351 Battlefield 2042 is quickly approaching, but before it arrives, DICE and Electronic Arts will want to put the game through its paces with alpha and beta tests. As it turns out, the first of those tests could be right around the corner, as new reports are claiming that they could kick off as soon as next week. In addition, we’re … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/battlefield-2042-technical-playtests-tipped-for-next-week-as-pc-specs-surface-04685351/feed/ 0 685351 Apple expands iPhone 13 production in unexpected fashion https://88gadget.info/apple-expands-iphone-13-production-in-unexpected-fashion-04685350/ https://88gadget.info/apple-expands-iphone-13-production-in-unexpected-fashion-04685350/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 20:19:49 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685350 Apple is expanding its iPhone suppliers in China in relatively unprecedented fashion this year. It would appear that the new iPhone 13 Pro will be the main device that’ll be manufactured by the company Luxshare Precision Industry, per reports from China. This is the first time Luxshare will have a contract handling a final product iPhone, meaning Apple must have … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/apple-expands-iphone-13-production-in-unexpected-fashion-04685350/feed/ 0 685350 Ghost of Tsushima: Legends multiplayer mode is getting a standalone release https://88gadget.info/ghost-of-tsushima-legends-multiplayer-mode-is-getting-a-standalone-release-04685334/ https://88gadget.info/ghost-of-tsushima-legends-multiplayer-mode-is-getting-a-standalone-release-04685334/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 20:13:02 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685334 It looks like it’s going to be a big couple of months for Ghost of Tsushima fans. Not only are we getting Ghost of Tsushima: Director’s Cut for PS4 and PS5 on August 20th, but today Sucker Punch announced that Legends, the multiplayer game mode that was added to Ghost of Tsushima last year, is getting a standalone release. The … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/ghost-of-tsushima-legends-multiplayer-mode-is-getting-a-standalone-release-04685334/feed/ 0 685334 Sheriff’s office warns public to stop sleeping in hammocks on power lines https://88gadget.info/sheriffs-office-warns-public-to-stop-sleeping-in-hammocks-on-power-lines-04685345/ https://88gadget.info/sheriffs-office-warns-public-to-stop-sleeping-in-hammocks-on-power-lines-04685345/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 20:10:35 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685345 A law enforcement agency is once again having to go public with a warning that most would consider common sense — only this time it doesn’t have to do with bolting a satellite dish on your car or packing dung in your travel luggage. According to Weber County Sheriff’s Office, there has been an uptick in people climbing power installations … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/sheriffs-office-warns-public-to-stop-sleeping-in-hammocks-on-power-lines-04685345/feed/ 0 685345 NYC’s proof of vaccination rule fuels new talks about vaccine ‘passports’ https://88gadget.info/nycs-proof-of-vaccination-rule-fuels-new-talks-about-vaccine-passports-04685336/ https://88gadget.info/nycs-proof-of-vaccination-rule-fuels-new-talks-about-vaccine-passports-04685336/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 19:15:45 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685336 New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was the center of a major City Hall announcement yesterday, August 3, during which time he discussed the COVID-19 pandemic, the vaccination effort, and a big change in how the city will handle unvaccinated individuals going forward. The announcement has renewed talks about vaccine ‘passports’ and the role they may play in recovery … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/nycs-proof-of-vaccination-rule-fuels-new-talks-about-vaccine-passports-04685336/feed/ 0 685336 Pokemon GO Wooloo and Skwovet Spotlight Hours and events explode in August https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-wooloo-and-skwovet-spotlight-hours-and-events-explode-in-august-04685342/ https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-wooloo-and-skwovet-spotlight-hours-and-events-explode-in-august-04685342/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 18:56:57 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685342 Today we have the full set of Pokemon that’ll appear in Pokemon GO as Spotlight Hour Pokemon in the month of August, 2021. This lineup previously included potentially Shiny Magnemite (for an event on August 3), Shellos East Sea, and Shellos West Sea. Those Pokemon will appear on August 10 and August 17 on Tuesday (both times) starting at 6PM … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/pokemon-go-wooloo-and-skwovet-spotlight-hours-and-events-explode-in-august-04685342/feed/ 0 685342 New World release date delayed again after Amazon’s latest beta https://88gadget.info/new-world-release-date-delayed-again-after-amazons-latest-beta-04685335/ https://88gadget.info/new-world-release-date-delayed-again-after-amazons-latest-beta-04685335/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 18:33:17 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685335 If you were looking forward to Amazon’s incoming MMO, New World, then we’ve got some sour news for you. In response to player feedback after New World‘s most recent closed beta, Amazon has decided to delay the game once more. This isn’t the first time New World has been delayed, but the good news is that this delay isn’t nearly … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/new-world-release-date-delayed-again-after-amazons-latest-beta-04685335/feed/ 0 685335 Time to trash your old Android phones https://88gadget.info/time-to-trash-your-old-android-phones-04685337/ https://88gadget.info/time-to-trash-your-old-android-phones-04685337/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 18:31:50 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685337 Google sent out a note this week about some of the oldest Android devices, saying they’ll cut off service soon. If you have an Android device that’s a certain age or older – or more specifically, running a very old version of Android – it may finally be time to accept that it’s no longer worth keeping in your dresser … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/time-to-trash-your-old-android-phones-04685337/feed/ 0 685337 PlayStation 5 is already making a profit (kind of) https://88gadget.info/playstation-5-is-already-making-a-profit-kind-of-04685327/ https://88gadget.info/playstation-5-is-already-making-a-profit-kind-of-04685327/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:15:49 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685327 Oftentimes, when gaming companies release new gaming hardware, they usually take a loss on each console sold. Of course, this doesn’t last forever as the cost to produce a console goes down as time goes on, but at the start of a new generation, it isn’t rare to hear that console makers are selling the consoles at a loss to … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/playstation-5-is-already-making-a-profit-kind-of-04685327/feed/ 0 685327 Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser prices revealed: Here’s what you get https://88gadget.info/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-prices-revealed-heres-what-you-get-04685328/ https://88gadget.info/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-prices-revealed-heres-what-you-get-04685328/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 16:28:21 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685328 Starting prices for the Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser experience with Disney have been revealed, and they are… substantial. The first “Voyage Departure” dates have been revealed, as well, starting on August 20, 2022, through September 17, 2022. It’s likely Disney is only booking this first set of weeks first before moving on to make sure they have their Porgs in … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-prices-revealed-heres-what-you-get-04685328/feed/ 0 685328 Diablo Immortal delayed: Blizzard explains why https://88gadget.info/diablo-immortal-delayed-blizzard-explains-why-04685318/ https://88gadget.info/diablo-immortal-delayed-blizzard-explains-why-04685318/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:41:11 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685318 It’s been a while since we last heard from Diablo Immortal, but along with its most recent financial report, Blizzard shared some news on the game. Unfortunately, the news isn’t great for people who have been looking forward to Diablo Immortal, as Blizzard has decided to delay it. The delay seems fairly significant too, but Blizzard did share details on … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/diablo-immortal-delayed-blizzard-explains-why-04685318/feed/ 0 685318 Apple Store website redesign puts touchscreen users first https://88gadget.info/apple-store-website-redesign-puts-touchscreen-users-first-04685319/ https://88gadget.info/apple-store-website-redesign-puts-touchscreen-users-first-04685319/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:40:06 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685319 The latest update to Apple’s website adds a dedicated “Store” tab to the top of the page. The title of the page is “Store”, with a description on the first page: “Store. The best way to buy the products you love.” Apple is identifying their store in the same way they identify Apple Watch as “Watch” – they making it … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/apple-store-website-redesign-puts-touchscreen-users-first-04685319/feed/ 0 685319 Google Maps location sharing in iMessage live: How to do it https://88gadget.info/google-maps-location-sharing-in-imessage-live-how-to-do-it-04685315/ https://88gadget.info/google-maps-location-sharing-in-imessage-live-how-to-do-it-04685315/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:48:41 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685315 If you’re using Google Maps on iOS, you can now share your live location in iMessage easier than before. It was already possible to share you live location with Google Maps on both iOS and Android – and we’ll get to that in this article as well – but first, the newness. In iMessage – the latest version of the … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/google-maps-location-sharing-in-imessage-live-how-to-do-it-04685315/feed/ 0 685315 PlayStation 5 sales give Sony – and gamers – some good news https://88gadget.info/playstation-5-sales-give-sony-and-gamers-some-good-news-04685309/ https://88gadget.info/playstation-5-sales-give-sony-and-gamers-some-good-news-04685309/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:36:24 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685309 Sony has delivered its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2021, and those results give us another look at how the PlayStation 5 is performing around the world. Sony’s Games & Network Services division was the company’s most profitable segment in the quarter, which has become something of a theme for Sony’s financial reports in recent years. … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/playstation-5-sales-give-sony-and-gamers-some-good-news-04685309/feed/ 0 685309 Windows 365 trials have closed – and that’s great news for Microsoft https://88gadget.info/windows-365-trials-have-closed-and-thats-great-news-for-microsoft-04685310/ https://88gadget.info/windows-365-trials-have-closed-and-thats-great-news-for-microsoft-04685310/#disqus_thread Wed, 04 Aug 2021 14:06:36 +0000 https://88gadget.info/?p=685310 Microsoft has halted Windows 365 trials, only days after the cloud PC service opened up, though it’s arguably for the best of reasons. The new platform – which effectively hosts a remote Windows PC in the cloud, and offers access to it through the browser on other devices – has seen a surge in interest, Microsoft claims. Announced earlier this … Continue reading]]> https://88gadget.info/windows-365-trials-have-closed-and-thats-great-news-for-microsoft-04685310/feed/ 0 685310