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Microsoft, GM, Cruise Partner on Self-Driving Cars 2021-01-20 07:00:00A strategic partnership with Microsoft was announced Tuesday by General Motors and Cruise aimed at speeding up the commercialization of shared self-dr

Search Milestone Gives DuckDuckGo Something to Quack About 2021-01-19 07:00:00DuckDuckGo reached a significant milestone last week when it racked up more than 100 million searches in a single day. While still a paltry number com

CES 2021: What Worked, What Didn't 2021-01-18 07:00:00We still seem to do these remote activities as we did when we met in person. Streaming and video conferencing tools we are using still don't allow us

Young Entrepreneurs Bring High Tech to Quell Surgical 2021-01-14 10:00:00The last thing George Kramb expected from years of walking surgeons through actual operations using medical machinery was to step into a role that hel

Americans Balking at Buying Smart Home Devices 2021-01-13 08:23:00Smart devices, the cornerstone of the home of the future, can't seem to capture the imagination or open the wallets of a large number of Americans. S

The Critical Role of High-Tech R&D in the 2021-01-12 10:45:00Maintaining and increasing research and development spending in the COVID-19 era is critical for high technology vendors to deliver new solutions and

PC Market Upswing Accelerates in Q4 2020 2021-01-12 07:15:00The PC market ended 2020 with a big bang, as shipments during the final quarter rose 25 percent over the same period in 2019, according to a report by

Virtual CES 2021-01-11 07:00:00This year, due to COVID restrictions, CES is all digital. Let's talk about what you'll see at the show, and what might make an event like CES work b

Scientists Press AI Researchers for Transparency 2021-01-08 14:14:51An international group of scientists is demanding scientific journals demand more transparency from researchers in computer-related areas when accepti

Cloud Security Practices Playing Into Hands of Attackers 2021-01-07 09:00:00More than 80 percent of 650 cybersecurity and IT professionals surveyed by Check Point Software Technologies in July said their traditional security s

Cut the Cord to Trim Your TV Viewing 2021-01-05 11:00:00For the majority of consumers, cutting the cable TV cord is a mixed bag for a variety of reasons. The big misconception is that you will drastically l

New Qualcomm Chip Opens Door to $125 5G 2021-01-05 07:11:00A new mobile processor announced by Qualcomm Technologies is expected to spawn a wave of economically priced 5G smartphones. Kedar Kondap, vice presid


Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for New! 2021-01-26 17:33:00There are great gaming laptops available now (even as pandemic-fueled sales remain strong), and you can see our tested favorites below. But if you yea

The best laptops: Premium laptops, budget laptops, 2-in-1s, New! 2021-01-26 17:31:00There are great laptops available now (as pandemic-fueled sales remain strong), and you can see our tested favorites below. But if you yearn for the l

Report: Surface Laptop 4's major change will just New! 2021-01-26 13:44:00Microsoft’s next-gen Surface Laptop 4 will follow Microsoft’s recent trend of upgrading internal components more often than external featu

Intel's debut Iris Xe graphics cards are headed New! 2021-01-26 12:50:00Either the GPU shortage really is that bad, or maybe Intel’s DG1 is really that good, because the company announced Tuesday morning that its fir

Ryzen 5000 mobile review: AMD wins big in New! 2021-01-26 09:00:00AMD’s new Ryzen 5000 mobile CPU has arrived with a bang. Its predecessor, Ryzen 4000, reset the bar for what to expect from laptop performance.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 mobile review: The fastest New! 2021-01-26 09:00:00The only real problem with Nvidia’s new GeForce RTX 30-series laptops is its stunning RTX 30-series desktop cousins.No matter how impressively f

Vacos Cam review: This promising security camera is New! 2021-01-26 06:00:00Slow load times, video playback problems, and cloud connectivity issues plague this battery-powered security camera.

Apple VP Dan Riccio to focus on ‘new 2021-01-25 18:48:00Apple announce that Dan Riccio, senior VP of hardware engineering, will be leaving his position to focus on a 'new project' and report directly to C

Apple launches ‘Time to Walk’ for Fitness+ with 2021-01-25 09:57:00Apple has launched a new component of its Fitness+ service designed to get people walking.

Why your browser's password manager isn't good enough 2021-01-25 06:30:00Back in the day, conventional wisdom said to never store your passwords in your browsers. That’s not true anymore. Modern browsers are much more

Corsair's new mid-tower cases make personalizing a PC 2021-01-25 06:00:00Back in September, Corsair launched its 4000 series—three new compact mid-tower cases that shared the same design and only varied in terms of fr

D-Link Outdoor Wi-Fi Smart Plug review: D-Link brings 2021-01-25 06:00:00The question is, is it worth paying a lot more to get an outdoor USB charging port?


2022 MINI Hardtop and Convertible updates style and New! 2021-01-26 18:01:52The 2022 MINI Hardtops and Convertibles are arriving, and along with a style revamp there’s unexpected pricing news, particularly around the Coo

Galaxy S21 Ultra packs Samsung’s new low-power OLED New! 2021-01-26 17:59:42Samsung has announced a low-power OLED display for smartphones, the same one found in the company’s new Galaxy S21 Ultra handset. The company sa

Plex’s new Arcade feature brings classic games to New! 2021-01-26 16:58:18Plex, the home media center software for users who prefer to avoid streaming services, has added a major new feature that it says it had been thinking

Chrome OS M88 update adds two features you’ll New! 2021-01-26 16:15:04Google is shipping out some new ease-of-use features to Chrome OS today, and they’re specifically targeted at making Chromebook usage as “

Polk Audio React soundbar with Alexa built-in is New! 2021-01-26 16:06:16Polk Audio has introduced React, a soundbar with Alexa made for home theaters. The model packs a bunch of high-end features, as well as support for &l

One by Wacom display-free tablet and stylus gets New! 2021-01-26 15:19:43Chromebook owners can now use the One by Wacom tablet and stylus with their Chrome OS device without first installing drivers, the company has announc

RTX 3070, 3090, Radeon GPUs restocked in latest New! 2021-01-26 14:50:52If you’re looking for some hard-to-find PC gaming hardware at the moment (as so many people seem to be), then you might want to have a look at N

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Festivale event update revealed New! 2021-01-26 14:06:10Nintendo announced today that a new update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons is on the way. This one seems a bit smaller than some of the other update

SpaceX’s Elon Musk and Amazon fight over internet New! 2021-01-26 13:58:01Amazon and SpaceX have found themselves in a space battle, with both companies accusing the other of trying to sabotage their satellite internet plans

iOS 14.4 and WatchOS 7.3 released to the New! 2021-01-26 13:53:51Today your iPhone may have access to the newest in iOS software, iOS 14.4. This new software upgrade for your device has access to a collection of new

Pepsi teams with Beyond Meat – here’s why New! 2021-01-26 13:26:57Today PepsiCo and Beyond Meat teamed up to announce a newly created entity “The PLANeT Partnership, LLC (TPP).” Financial terms of this pa

It’s a PS5 restock war and the scalpers New! 2021-01-26 12:56:50As the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X continue to sell out immediately – seemingly the moment new stock is listed – there’s a lot o


Coal-dependent West Virginia gets a $200 million wind New! 2021-01-26 17:44:31 West Virginia is getting a 115 MW wind farm, which will increase the state’s wind power by 15%. Here’s why that’s a really big deal

Quick Charge Podcast: January 26, 2021 New! 2021-01-26 17:01:17 Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn a

Tesla Roadsters are already starting to gain in New! 2021-01-26 15:13:48 Tesla Roadsters are already starting to gain in value, according to some recent auctions, and some owners are trying to push the price of the early e

How to test drive a Tesla during the New! 2021-01-26 15:02:00 Perhaps you’ve seen Tesla’s recent market cap soar over $850 billion. Maybe you’ve been reading about the long rumored refreshes co

Green Deals: RYOBI 18-inch 40V Electric Lawn Mower New! 2021-01-26 13:03:49 Home Depot offers the RYOBI 18-inch 40V Cordless Electric Walk Behind Lawn Mower for $199 shipped. As a comparison, it typically goes for $

Tesla, BMW, FCA amongst top beneficiaries of $3.5 New! 2021-01-26 11:02:26 The European Union announced the beneficiaries of a new 2.9 billion euros ($3.5 billion) fund to support battery production projects for el

EGEB: First major US offshore wind farm asks New! 2021-01-26 10:43:15 The Trump administration canceled federal permits for Vineyard Wind 1, and its developers have asked the Biden administration for a reboot. Zinc-ion

Tesla integrated dashcam caught road-raging driver firing gun New! 2021-01-26 09:40:06 TeslaCam, Tesla’s integrated dashcam feature using Autopilot camera, caught a road-raging driver shoot live rounds at a Model 3 electric car on

FREY unveils new 1,800W electric mountain bike with New! 2021-01-26 09:32:23 Electric mountain bike maker FREY has long championed high-power and high-spec electric mountain bikes. But the company’s newest model, the FRE

Tesla (TSLA) Q4 2020 earnings preview: Brace yourself New! 2021-01-26 06:11:28 Tesla (TSLA) is set to announce its fourth-quarter 2020 and full-year financial results tomorrow, January 27, after the markets close. As usual, a co

NIU electric scooter hits 150 mph – vertically New! 2021-01-26 04:16:40 The fastest speed I’ve reached on my own NIU electric scooter is just shy of 50 mph (80 km/h). But JT Holmes has tripled my best effort –

Quick Charge Podcast: January 25, 2021 2021-01-25 18:38:14 Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn a