reviews

The 42 best movies to watch on Netflix

07-May-2021 06:47

Stuck in the endless Netflix scroll?

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58 of the best TV shows to stream on Netflix

07-May-2021 06:35

Netflix is stacked with incredible TV shows. This list should help you find the best (and skip the duds).

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news

Apple is giving a laser company that builds some of its AR tech $410 million

07-May-2021 06:27

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

Apple that it’s awarding Pennsylvania-based optical technology company II-IV with $410 million from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund. Apple CEO that the company’s tech helps power Apple’s FaceID, Memoji, and Portrait Mode. The company also manufactures lasers that are used in the LIDAR scanner found in the iPhone 12 Pro and iPad Pro, technology that Apple touts as being key to augmented reality experiences.

Finisar, which was (pronounced “two-six”) r from Apple’s fund back in 2017. While this latest investment likely shows that Apple intends to keep FaceID (which is powered by II-IV’s vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers) around for a while, it could also be...

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Serious Qualcomm security flaw could have affected millions of phones

07-May-2021 05:56

Qualcomm MSM vulnerability could have allowed attackers to access Android users' SMS messages and phone conversations.

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Peloton says it ‘could take months’ to bring treadmill back after recall

07-May-2021 05:47

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge

Peloton expects it to be a number of months before either of its treadmills are offered for sale again on both models yesterday. One of the models posed the risk of “injury or death,” Peloton said.

The more expensive Tread Plus treadmill, which has been on sale since 2018, “could take months” to return to market, said Peloton CEO John Foley on a call with investors this afternoon. Peloton needs to develop a hardware solution to prevent people, animals, and objects from getting sucked underneath the machine and then get that solution approved by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). A six-year-old child died recently after being pulled underneath a Tread Plus, the commission said.

The cheaper machine,...

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IBM just made the first 2nm processor, but don't expect a 2nm gaming CPU any time soon

07-May-2021 05:44

IBM has just made the world's first functioning 2nm processor, but what does that mean for our precious gaming PCs and Ultrabooks?

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how-to

Trump Facebook suspension: Oversight board reveals the mixed reactions it got

07-May-2021 05:44

More than 9,000 people submitted their opinions to the board.

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features

Netflix is reportedly testing 'N-Plus' service

07-May-2021 05:40

It could include playlists, behind-the-scenes production info and podcasts.

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The Electric Vehicle Freedom Act could put billions into a nationwide EV charging network - Roadshow

07-May-2021 05:29

The legislation is being proposed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rep. Andy Levin.

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hardware

Peloton Tread Could Relaunch This Summer, but the More Dangerous Tread+ Is a Bigger Problem

07-May-2021 05:29

After , Tread and Tread+, Peloton is working on fixes to get the machines back on the market. One, a software update that will require a pin passcode to unlock the treadmills, will roll out in the coming days. But hardware fixes will also be necessary for both machines, and Peloton…

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