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Netflix will support Twitch co-streaming for the first episode of Arcane

19-Oct-2021 05:59

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Arcane, Riot’s upcoming -adapted fantasy series debuting on Netflix next month, will become Netflix’s first show to premiere with co-streaming on Twitch.

Arcane will premiere on Netflix globally on Saturday, November 6th. The partnership with Twitch will allow communities to stream Arcane’s first episode with community members and allow Twitch streamers to share their reactions in real-time.

A spokesperson for Riot tells The Verge that anyone can stream the first episode of Arcane on Twitch — no pre-approval required. The series premiere will coincide with a Global Premiere Event at Riot’s Los Angeles headquarters. The company says in a press release that the event will be streamed by influencers representing over 30...

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Want a fully specced-out MacBook Pro? You’ll have to pay more than $6,000

19-Oct-2021 05:54

Apple’s most expensive laptop is, well, expensive. | Image: Apple

Apple announced new , and they look like very good upgrades, with powerful chips, adaptive refresh rate displays, the return of some beloved ports, and more. They don’t come cheap, though, with the 14-inch MBP starting at $1,999 and the 16-inch one starting at $2,499.

And if you want to buy the absolute highest-end model, with 64GB of unified memory, 8TB of SSD storage, a 140W USB-C power adapter, and the M1 Max chip, that will cost you a cool $6,099, according to Apple’s online store.

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Here’s the cost and specs of the most expensive MacBook Pro.

That hefty price is the tally before you buy any software for the machine, by the way; Apple helpfully recommends Final...

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M1 Pro and M1 Max: Apple silicon is kicking Intel out of the Mac computer

19-Oct-2021 05:41

Apple's new chips give MacBook Pro a power boost.

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Where to get the new 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros

19-Oct-2021 05:28

Apple’s latest MacBook Pros tout new silicon, a Mini LED display, and a MagSafe 3 connector. | Image: Apple

As expected, brought a number of new additions to Apple’s lineup, including a pair of new laptops in the form of new versions of the and , as well as a .

Both versions of the 2021 MacBook Pro are configurable with the , which build greatly on the improvements made by the M1 CPU that debuted last year. Besides the beefier processor, the new versions of the MacBook Pro have enhanced GPU performance, battery life, and a host of new connectivity options, including a trio of Thunderbolt 4 ports, HDMI output, and an SD card reader in addition to a .

The , and the

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NASA's Lucy spacecraft experiences problem with solar array shortly after launch

19-Oct-2021 05:14

One of the two solar arrays on the spacecraft hasn't latched properly, NASA said Sunday, noting the issue should pose "no threat to its health and safety."

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Horseback Riding Is More Dangerous Than Football, According to New Study

19-Oct-2021 04:55

A new found that at least 45,000 Americans visited a major trauma center with horseback-related traumatic injury during a recent 10-year stretch—meaning that horseback riding likely sends more people to the hospital than other sports like football, auto and motorcycle racing, and skiing. The results indicate…

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Three-eyed 'dinosaur shrimp' emerge by the hundreds from Arizona desert

19-Oct-2021 04:28

Hundreds of three-eyed "dinosaur shrimp" hatch in the Arizona desert after a rare torrential rainfall.

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MacBook Pro 16-inch (2019) vs MacBook Pro 16-inch (2021)

19-Oct-2021 04:22

When it comes to the Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch (2019) vs MacBook Pro 16-inch (2021), which premium laptop is right for you?

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Marvel's Hit-Monkey Dares to Imagine a World Where Apes Shoot to Kill

19-Oct-2021 04:00

Watching the new trailer for animated series, it’s interesting to consider whether  represented the moment when Marvel decided just how much the studio was comfortable getting away with, so long as an animal was pulling the trigger. The series’…

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Apple's new MacBook Pro is a step backward. As a photographer, I love it.

19-Oct-2021 03:43

Commentary: Pro photographers rejoice -- the SD card reader is back.

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