Apple Launches COVID-19 Information Website And App
The other day, Google announced that they are working on a website dedicated to providing users with accurate information about the COVID-19 virus outbreak. This was designed to help fight misinformation that seems to be spreading, where people are sharing inaccurate news and rumors that could potentially cause panic.

Heat Map Shows How People Are Still Traveling During The Coronavirus Pandemic
With the coronavirus outbreak still spreading like wildfire, many governments and healthcare organizations around the world have called upon people to stay home as much as possible. This is because by isolating ourselves, it prevents the virus from spreading unnecessarily, thus buying researchers, doctors, nurses, and healthcare workers more time to find a cure, vaccine, and to prevent undue burden on the healthcare system.

Apple Could Launch Several ARM-Based Macs In 2021
According to a recent research note from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, he claims that Apple could launch their first ARM-based MacBook in the later part of 2020. Now in a new note from Kuo, he believes that 2021 could also see Apple launch several ARM-based MacBook laptops as they adopt a more “aggressive processor-replacement strategy”.

Sportier, More Affordable Huawei Watch GT 2e Smartwatch Launched
Back in 2019, Huawei launched the Huawei Watch GT 2. The watch was clearly designed to be more of a fashion piece where it came across looking like a bit of a dress watch. However, if you wanted a watch that was more sporty and could be used for your workouts, you’ll be pleased to learn that Huawei is back with the Huawei Watch GT 2e.

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Malware-Laden Fake Best Buy USB Drives Are Being Sent Out In The Mail
If you happen to receive a letter from Best Buy that comes with a free USB drive inside of it, don’t rejoice just yet. This is because according to a report from Trustwave, it seems that these USB drives are filled with malware that could hijack your computer if you were to insert it into your PC.

Retina MacBook Air Can Exhibit Anti-Reflective Coating Issues
If you own a Retina MacBook Air and you’re starting to notice some weird issues with your display, you might not be alone. This is because according to a report from MacRumors, they have obtained an internal memo that was shared with Apple Authorized Service Providers that suggested that Apple is aware of the problem.

LEGO GPU Kit Lets You Geek Out While Building Your Own GPU
We’re not sure how many of you might remember, but way back in the day, there was a very popular GPU in the form of the 3dfx Voodoo. It was one of the more classic GPUs from the earlier computing days, and if you’ve always wanted to own one, you’re in luck because you’ll be able to, sort of.

Zoom’s iOS App Found To Be Sending Data To Facebook
If you don’t have a Facebook account and think that you’re safe from Facebook keeping information on you, think again, especially if you use Zoom’s iOS app. This is because according to a report from Motherboard, they have discovered that the iOS version of Zoom is sending data to Facebook, even if the user does not own a Facebook account to begin with.

Huawei P40, P40 Pro 5G Smartphones Announced
While MWC 2020 might have been cancelled and the world is more or less in lockdown with the coronavirus outbreak, it seems that this isn’t stopping Huawei from announcing its latest flagship smartphones in the form of the Huawei P40 and P40 Pro 5G. These are the company’s latest phones for the year 2020, and it will also be Huawei’s second smartphone series to launch without Google Play Services installed.

Sony To Slow PlayStation Download Speeds In The US
With more people being forced to stay home for work or school to help flatten the curve on the number of coronavirus cases, it means that home internet use is definitely going to be a lot more than what it used to be. This means that there will be a greater strain on networks around the world.

How To Clear Facebook History
Trying to keep your Facebook activities as private as possible? Want to learn how to clear your Facebook history? If you do, then be sure to check out our guide as we show you tips and tricks and how to clear your Facebook history.

Apple Could Bring Face ID To Future MacBooks And iMacs
While Touch ID has been used in Apple’s iPhones and iPads for several years, it took Apple a while before the feature was brought over to its MacBooks. Apple later switched to Face ID, so we imagine that it wouldn’t be entirely out of the question for the company to introduce a similar feature to its computers as well.

Analyst Believes iPhone 12 Could Still Be On Track For 2020
According to an earlier report, it was suggested that Apple could actually delay the launch of the iPhone 12. The report claims that Apple is mulling delaying the iPhone by an additional few months, potentially pushing it into 2021. This is because the company is worried that in the current coronavirus crisis, there could be a weak demand for its upcoming handset.

Researchers Develop Ankle Exoskeleton To Help With Running
We’ve all seen exoskeletons before. These devices have been used in a variety of situations, such as helping those who are paralyzed walk, and also helping factory workers by allowing them to lift heavier objects. Now it looks like researchers at Stanford University have developed an exoskeleton designed to be worn around the ankles that will apparently help us run better.

Samsung Starts Shipping Its Ultraviolet RAM Modules
When it comes to RAM, it’s not always about how much RAM you have, but the type of RAM. For example, there are RAM modules that use LPDDR3 memory, and newer ones that use LPDDR5, and so on, where clearly the newer ones are “better” in terms of performance, efficiency, optimization, and so on.

Star Trek: Picard Episodes Are Now Free To Non-Subscribers
While staying at home and watching endless movies and TV shows and playing video games sounds like an ideal “holiday”, the unfortunate reality is that for many out there who are forced to stay home due to the coronavirus outbreak, they are out of a job as companies, especially smaller ones, are forced to closed.

This Simple 3D Printed Attachment Lets You Open Doors Without Touching The Handle
In the past, the idea of touching door handles that have been touched by many people before has always been a bit iffy, but these days with the coronavirus spreading like crazy, suddenly being a bit more concerned about touching door handles isn’t such a crazy idea after all. If you’re trying to avoid doing that, this is a 3D printing project that might be worth checking out.

COVID-19 Forced Couple To Cancel Their Wedding, So They Held It In Animal Crossing
The idea of getting married virtually, like in video games, isn’t exactly new. There are plenty of video games out there that already support in-game weddings, and we have also seen in the past where couples who meet in video games and end up getting married, sometimes also hold their weddings in the games that they met in.

This K-Pop Singer Invented A Face Mask That Lets You Drink Water Without Removing It
One of the things that not many people know about face masks is that they need to be removed properly and in a certain way, otherwise you could end up infecting yourself anyway. Also, the way face masks are designed, they don’t allow for you to drink or eat, but thanks to a patent filed by TVXQ’s Yunho in Korea, he has come up with a design that could solve […]

Ford To Start Making Ventilators And Respirators
Hospitals around the world are starting to run out of medical equipment and supplies. This is due to the coronavirus outbreak that has put an immense strain on healthcare facilities around the world, where the number of cases seem to be rising everyday. In response to the crisis, it seems that many companies are now starting to pitch in and help.

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