Mario Kart Hot Wheels Track Set Unveiled

We’re sure that many of us have grown up playing with Hot Wheels, which for those unfamiliar are a series of die-cast toy cars, some of which have been designed to resemble actual car models. For those who are still collecting, you might be interested in the company’s latest offering.


Leica Launches Its ‘Entry-Level’ M-E (Typ 240) Rangefinder Camera

Leica’s cameras aren’t exactly known to be cheap and have typically been priced well out of the range of many photographers. However, if you’d like to get your hands on a Leica camera, the company has announced a new M rangefinder-style camera that is one of its more “affordable” offerings.


Samsung Launches A New Range Of SmartThings Devices

If you’re looking to trick out your home to make it smarter, there are a plethora of choices of choose from, but if you’d rather not spend too much time looking around, Samsung could have the perfect solution for you. The company has recently announced a bunch of gadgets part of its SmartThings lineup that could be worth checking out.


This Photo Editing App Uses AI To Remove People From Photos

There are a ton of beautiful and scenic spots in the world that many people go to take photos of. However, most touristy places tend to be pretty crowded and filled with tourists, all of whom are trying to take the same photo. This usually results in a photo that is less than ideal due to the sheer number of people in them which can distract from the photo.


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Google’s New Curriculum Wants To Teach Kids How To Spot Fake News

The internet is a great place for information, but we’re sure that back in the day, we never really thought that the internet could be abused to help spread fake news or misinformation. Unfortunately, that is a reality that we are dealing with today, and it also seems like being able to detect it is harder than ever.


Apple Might Have Just Scrapped Plans For Quantum Dot Cameras For Future iPhones

A lot of the focus and emphasis these days when it comes to marketing phones seems to be mostly focused on the camera and how well the phones can take photos. Apple has long had a reputation for creating cameras that can take pretty amazing photos (not necessarily the best of the best, but it’s pretty solid), although it seems that the company could have recently scrapped plans that would […]


Microsoft Does Not Want Its Employees Using Slack Or Google Docs

Microsoft makes a lot of products for productivity, but given that it’s hardly the most niche of categories, it’s not surprising that there are a ton of (free) alternatives out there to what Microsoft has to offer. We imagine that the company would much prefer if people used its products, and as such, we’re not surprised to learn that the company has banned a bunch of competitor products from being […]


Osmo Launches A New iPad Learning Kit For Preschoolers

The way kids learn these days is very different from back in our days. However, some of it is still based on the fundamentals, such as playing with blocks and shapes, and that seems to be what Osmo is going for when they announced their new Little Genius Starter Kit which is an iPad learning kit aimed at preschoolers.


KitchenAid Has A Google Assistant And Alexa Compatible Smart Oven

Earlier this year at CES 2019, KitchenAid announced a couple of smart home gadgets. One of the devices announced was a smart display and the other was a smart oven called the SmartOven+. For those who are interested in the smart oven, you’ll be pleased to learn that the device is now available for purchase, if you’re willing to spend $3,199.


Apple Releases First iOS 13 And iPad OS 13 Public Beta

After detailing its new software iterations a couple of weeks ago, Apple today rolled out the first public beta of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13. These are public betas, not developer betas, so you don’t require a $99 developer account to download them. Everyone with a compatible iPhone or iPad can now try out all of the new software features that Apple has been working on.


Intel May Cut CPU Prices Ahead Of AMD’s Ryzen 3000 Arrival

With the AMD Ryzen 3rd Generation family of processors just around the corner, it seems that Intel is worried about what the availability of Ryzen 3000 processors might do for its own chip sales. A report claims that Intel has decided to cut the prices of its processes by 10-15 percent to make its offerings more enticing to customers from a price perspective.


7-Eleven Can Now Deliver Drinks And Snacks To You In The Park

It can often be confusing to get something delivered to a place that doesn’t have a traditional address. For example, if you’d like to have some snacks delivered while you’re at the park on a beautiful day, you’d have to wonder how you’d go about doing that. 7-Eleven is taking the pain out of that process with its new delivery feature that can bring snacks and drinks out to you […]


DJI To Assemble Drones Meant For The U.S. In California

There has been increasing scrutiny of Chinese manufacturers which is why the going has been tough for companies like Huawei. DJI, one of the most popular drone manufacturers, is based in Shenzhen, China. There have been concerns about its products too and while DJI has brushed them off, it’s now thinking about assembling drones meant for the United States on U.S. soil, in California, to be precise.


Data Stolen From NASA Lab Using Raspberry Pi

An audit report by NASA has revealed that a Raspberry Pi computer was used to steal data from the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The credit card-sized computer was connected to JPL’s network and had undetected access to files for 10 months. More has been revealed in a report from NASA’s Office of the Inspector General this week.


Microsoft’s Dual-Screen Surface Device May Support Android Apps

It has been rumored for a while now that Microsoft is working on a dual-display device which will be introduced under the Surface brand. A recent report had even suggested that the company had displayed a prototype of this device to employees. A new report claims that this unnamed device will have two 9 inch displays with 4:3 aspect ratio and that it will be capable of running Android apps.


FedEx Enticing Online Sellers With Two-Day Air Shipping At Ground Rates

Logistics behemoth FedEx recently confirmed that it won’t be renewing its express air service contract with Amazon. The company was quick to point out that Amazon’s business accounted for a small portion of this business and that it will continue to work with the e-commerce giant for other forms of delivery. FedEx is now reportedly enticing online sellers with the very same two-day express air delivery service at the same […]


Sam’s Club Now Offers Alcohol Delivery Via Instacart

Looking to get same-day delivery for your favorite drinks from Sam’s Club? Then you’re going to like this announcement. The Walmart-owned retailer has announced that it’s now offering same-day alcohol delivery to customers through Instacart. Shoppers will be able to get alcohol delivered on the same day alongside groceries and other household essentials.


Bill Gates’ ‘Greatest Mistake Ever’ Was Losing Out To Android

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates talked about what he considers to be his “greatest mistake every” at the company during an interview at venture capital firm Village Global. It was the company’s haphazard move from Windows Mobile to Windows Phone. That move allowed Android to become the only true alternative to Apple’s iOS platform.


Raspberry Pi 4 Brings Support For 4K And 4GB Of RAM

The Raspberry Pi Foundation today announced the fourth version of its tiny computer. The Raspberry Pi 4 retains the form factor that many of us have now become familiar with but gets improved specs overall. There’s a faster CPU and GPU in addition to faster Ethernet. There’s even support for 4K.


Apple Reminds You That You Can’t Pay Your Tax With Apple Store Gift Cards

Apple’s gift cards can be used to purchase things digitally, such as apps, music, movies, and more. However, what it can’t do is pay your taxes. We suppose that is pretty obvious already but it seems that due to a recent spate in scam calls, Apple has been forced to remind customers that no, they can’t pay their taxes using Apple Store gift cards.


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