Apple Podcasts’ top shows of the year show true crime reigns supreme

By: The Verge

After the brouhaha of Spotify Wrapped last week, Apple Podcasts has dropped its own end-of-year charts. Apple Podcasts’ daily charts already show which titles are trending year-round, but its year-end charts are an indicator of which shows are doing best on a consistent basis: and no surprise, true-crime programming reigns supreme. Crime Junkie took the… Read more

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GM’s electric delivery spinoff BrightDrop is now doing business in Canada

By: The Verge

BrightDrop, the GM-backed EV logistics company, is announcing its first international client: DHL Express Canada. This comes alongside news that the company is commencing production of its Zevo 600 delivery vans at its Ontario-based CAMI assembly plant. The CAMI plant is Canada’s first large-scale EV factory, according to BrightDrop. The company projects the location to… Read more

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Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield is leaving in January

By: The Verge

Slack CEO and co-founder Stewart Butterfield is leaving Salesforce in January, reports Business Insider. Butterfield helped co-found Slack in 2013 after Glitch — a social MMORPG — was shut down and Butterfield turned his focus to workplace communication tools instead. Butterfield is leaving Salesforce, the company that acquired Slack for $27.7 billion last year, after… Read more

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Riot shows off some tag team battles in its League of Legends fighting game

By: The Verge

Riot Games shared more news on the progress of its free-to-play fighting game codenamed Project L in a brief but dense developer update on Monday. In a previous update last August, the team revealed a new fighter, Illaoi, and this time around, Project L executive producer Tom Cannon shared that she’s gone from “concept to… Read more

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Denon DHT-S517 review: A Dolby Atmos soundbar that doesn’t break the bank

By: Pocket-Lint

(Pocket-lint) – The Denon DHT-S517 caught our eye as an affordable soundbar option for those wanting to experience Dolby Atmos at home. It’s a fairly unassuming-looking soundbar with a separate wireless subwoofer, and at its price point, it finds itself in a very crowded corner of the market. However, few offer Dolby Atmos at this… Read more

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Honor Magic VS initial review: A no compromise folding phone

By: Pocket-Lint

(Pocket-lint) – For most of 2022, Samsung was unchallenged in the foldable phone market outside of China. That was – of course – until the end of the year when other companies started adding some heat to the flexible smartphone segment.  Motorola launched the latest version of its Razr to compete with the Galaxy Z… Read more

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Grado GW100X review: Wireless open-back magic

By: Pocket-Lint

(Pocket-lint) – Grado is a family-run headphone manufacturer from Brooklyn, New York, with a seven-decade history. It focuses almost exclusively on open-back headphones and is thought by many to produce some of the finest examples in the world. In 2018, it introduced its first Bluetooth model, the Grado GW100. The heritage was plain to see,… Read more

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Raspberry Pi Drives ‘Sidecar’ Internet Access for Psion PDA

By: Tom's Hardware

Maker and developer Kian Ryan has a huge passion for old-school technology. When it came time to tinker around with a Psion PDA from the 90s, he knew he had to throw a Raspberry Pi into the mix. Today, we’re showing off his Sidecar creation that uses a Raspberry Pi to function as both a… Read more

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Asus TUF Gaming Radeon RX 7900 XT, XTX GPU Frequencies Revealed

By: Tom's Hardware

Home News (Image credit: Asus) With little over a week until the official release of the first crop of AMD Radeon RX 7000 graphics cards based on the RDNA 3 architecture, teases, leaks and spills are starting to flow free and fast. Earlier today Asus announced the default and OC mode clocks of its upcoming… Read more

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Cool Pi 4: The RK3588S Eight-Core Raspberry Pi Alternative

By: Tom's Hardware

Home News (Image credit: Cool Pi) For those times when the Raspberry Pi 4 (opens in new tab) just isn’t powerful enough, Cool Pi has a new board that can offer a little more in the way of processing ability. The Cool Pi 4 B is the same size and shape as the Raspberry Pi… Read more

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GTX Titan X Engineering Sample Surfaces With Just Two Video Outputs

By: Tom's Hardware

Home News GeForce GTX Titan X (Image credit: puzzlew/Reddit) One Redditor (opens in new tab) has unknowingly purchased an engineering sample (ES) of Nvidia’s GeForce GTX Titan X graphics card, which used to be one of the best graphics cards. While it’s common to find ES samples of Intel or AMD processors on the second-hand… Read more

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Biostar X670E Valkyrie Motherboard Review: Solid Features, Lacking Polish

By: Tom's Hardware

The Biostar X670E Valkyrie has the hardware to be a good option for your Ryzen 7000 series processor. It performed well in our testing. But memory compatibility issues, no Wi-Fi, and a lack of 40 Gbps ports keep it from standing out. There are other, more refined options available at its roughly $400 price point…. Read more

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Intel Charts Course to Trillion-Transistor Chips: 2D Transistor Materials, 3D Packaging Research

By: Tom's Hardware

Home News Intel released nine research papers at IEDM 2022 that lay the groundwork for future chip designs as the company looks to deliver on its promise of developing processors with over a trillion transistors by 2030. The research includes new 2D materials for transistors, new 3D packaging technology that narrows the performance and power gap… Read more

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Portugal vs Switzerland live stream and how to watch the 2022 FIFA World Cup

By: What HIFI?

Home Advice (Image credit: Future) Portugal and Switzerland have seen plenty of each other this year. Their third meeting between in six months is the most important, though. It comes in the last 16 of World Cup 2022. The scores stand at one apiece so far, and now meet at the World Cup finals for… Read more

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Morocco vs Spain live stream and how to watch the 2022 FIFA World Cup

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Home Advice (Image credit: Future) Morocco and Spain meet in Tuesday’s first Round of 16 clash in this topsy-turvy 2022 World Cup which saw the former top Group F and the latter finish as runner-up in Group E. In normal times the Spanish would be hot favourites, but Qatar has taught us to forget everything… Read more

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