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Desperate Gamers Camp Out in the Pandemic for $700 GPUs

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On a recent Brooklyn morning, Andrew Okun, 22, and his dad Damien staked out their local Micro Center at 6 am, in the rain, to purchase a two-month-old, $700 graphics card for Andrew’s PC. It was their third attempt at getting a Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080. This time, they’d be first in line. Since its […]

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RIP Google Play Music, Gone Too Soon

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The music world was still dealing with the rise of downloads and the loss of digging through tangible, physical albums, and I think these insane 3D interfaces were a coping mechanism. Google’s UI flourishes were only answering the gauntlet thrown down by iTunes’ equally swoopy “Coverflow” UI. Out of Beta: A Music Store and a […]

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Apple iPhone 12 Event (2020): Watch It Live

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[embedded content] Every fall, like clockwork, a new iPhone is birthed unto the world. Apple invites us all to join its executives at the company’s campus in Cupertino, California, for the big reveal. The new custom silicon. The “better-than-ever” camera. The shiny, shiny chamfers. If it feels like you just watched a socially distanced presentation […]

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A Literal Child and His Mom Sue Nintendo Over ‘Joy-Con Drift’

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A boy and his mother today filed a class action lawsuit against Nintendo for not doing enough to fix a hardware problem common among Nintendo Switch controllers. It is one of several legal efforts related to the issue of “Joy-Con drift”—a phenomenon where the Switch Joy-Con controllers make in-game characters “drift” even when nobody is […]

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Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4A 5G: Price, Specs, Release Date

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The camera systems are a match, too. A 12-megapixel main camera is paired with a 16-megapixel ultrawide, as well as an 8-megapixel selfie shooter. What’s distinct from last year’s Pixel 4 is the lack of a 2x zoom lens; the ultrawide lens has replaced it, but Google says you can still get high-quality close-ups thanks […]

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All the PS5 Games Sony Has Revealed So Far (With Trailers)

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Sony’s PlayStation 5 launch is coming up fast, and there’s been a steady stream of news about the next-gen console for several months. We already know what it looks like (it’s very curvy), and while you’ll have a hard time snagging it right now, preorders have opened up. More importantly, we now have a better […]

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The Ring Always Home Cam Flies Around Inside Your House

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Tech product launches in the year of 2020 involve a kind of perspective whiplash that makes it more difficult than usual to decide whether or not you really need the thing. There’s the consideration of whether the gadget fits into your life right now, at a time when our needs have changed considerably. There’s also […]

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Apple Watch Series 6 and SE: Price, Details, Release Date

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The products Apple announced in its short, one-hour presentation Tuesday morning were in line with the rumors and speculation that preceded the event. We’ve known the company’s September product showcase was going to focus on wrist-worn wearables ever since Apple invited us to watch the streaming presentation with a graphic titled “Time Flies.” So, we […]