Every Other Toy of the Week Shut Up, Jet Jaguar's Here
Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the latest toy news around. This week: Disney gets into with an antlered astromech, Iron Man goes on us, and your friend and mine, , is here to save the day. Check it out!Continue reading
15 movies free to stream right now: Titanic, Lady Bird, Back to the Future, more
You don't need a subscription to Netflix, Hulu or HBO Max to enjoy some genuinely great films, including several Oscar winners.Continue reading
Animal Crossing: New Horizons - How to get gyroids
Players can now get their hands on gyroids following New Horizons' big 2.0 update.Continue reading
Yes, your Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro can be MagSafe-friendly with this Moment case
Your dangerously slippery Pixel 6 or 6 Pro just arrived, and youâre scrambling to find an available case that will protect your new baby. Whether you are a MagSafe-curious Pixel owner or recently ditched your iPhone for the Pixel but have some MagSafe accessories you donât want to waste, Momentâs (M)Force case for Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro could be the bridge to more platform agnostic mobile accessories.
As a mobile accessory maker, Moment embraces the idea that its should be compatible with different phone brands and models. After all, each case is compatible with Momentâs catalog of accessories that shares the same mount design â just like the way camera lenses work with various camera...
The FBI has put out a PSA about an interesting crypto scam
The FBI is involving cryptocurrency ATMs. A con artist convinces a person to put cash into a cryptocurrency ATM and send the purchased coins to the scammer using an address stored in a QR code (). While the actual scamming is relatively low-tech, itâs an interesting misuse of technology and shows how criminals are using crypto to âimproveâ on old methods.
As the agency describes it, the scammer will contact their victim and somehow convince them that they need to send money, either with promises of love, further riches, or by impersonating an actual institution like a bank or utility company. After the mark is convinced, the scammer will have them get cash (sometimes out of investment or...
Unlucky Delays Mean ISS Astronauts Could Return to Earth Before Their Replacements Arrive
The International Space Station could be emptier than usual next week, should NASA decide to send four astronauts home prior to the arrival of the SpaceX Crew-3 mission.Continue reading
NASA Mars helicopter set for grand journey back to its original airfield
It's like Homeward Bound, but with a helicopter on Mars.Continue reading
Spencer (the Princess Diana movie) isn't streaming on HBO Max, sorry
Marvel's Eternals isn't streaming there, either.Continue reading
The PS5 and Xbox Series X are now available online at Walmart (update: sold out)
Update 3:50PM ET, November 5th: Walmartâs restock of PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles came and went in about 40 minutes, which seems to be par for the course these days. We saw its newer queue system at play, and while the first 20 minutes seemed to count down correctly, we noticed that the queue began to hang and slow down if it did not drop entirely. While many folks have probably seen the âWe are having technical issuesâ message that spells certain doom, hopefully some lucky ones landed their console of choice. We will continue looking out for more console restocks to give you advance notice whenever possible.
Itâs November, and the holiday shopping season is well upon us. have already begun, and...
Apple may leave Intel in the dust as it prepares to launch 3nm Mac and iPhone chips
Leaked Apple roadmaps suggest that the tech company will be launching Mac and iPhones outfitted with 3nm chips as soon as 2023.Continue reading