In case you missed it, Microsoft announced Windows 11! Yeah, I know; it’s unlikely you missed that momentous event. After all, it’s the next Windows OS despite Microsoft once saying Windows 10 would be “the last version of Windows.” But after the launch event, a lot happened. And I mean a lot.
The good news is, we put together a quick guide that covers everything we know about Windows 11 so far. From the fact that Windows 11 Home REQUIRES Microsoft accounts for first-time setup to the confusing mess concerning hardware requirements and TPM chips, we have you covered. You’ll even learn when the first Insider build arrives. And as Microsoft tells us more and changes its mind (again), we’ll keep you updated. Go on, hit that top story.
Lenovo announced some tablets. And some more tablets. And some more tablets. Tablets.
Speaking of Lenovo, we love the Lenovo Smart Clock. And now, Lenovo did the impossible—it made a great product even better.
Do you love Catan? Of course, you do; Catan is a great board game. But if you’re looking for a new board game to play, we gathered the best Catan alternatives in one place. Just for you.
At its first convention, LEGO announced three new Star Wars sets.
So, uh, aliens could be peeping at us. Of course, we’re peeping at them too.
Windows 11 is (almost) here. At least, we finally know the official details around the upcoming OS. And if you haven’t been paying close attention, there’s a lot to know. We pulled together everything we know about Windows 11 so far, from multi-monitor support to Android App support. Read More »
Are you missing the golden sounds of yesteryear? Do you keep waking up in the middle of the night lamenting that today’s youth will never know the sounds of dial-up internet? Fret no more, for The Museum of Endangered Sounds has indeed preserved these audio relics. Read More »
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Lenovo decided to announce five Android tablets at MWC 2021, because why not? While most of these tablets are pretty run of the mill, one features an HDMI input and can double as an external display for laptops or game consoles—a VERY cool feature if I do say so myself. Read More »
Lenovo launched its first Smart Clock back in 2019, and it’s still one of the best Google Assistant smart displays to grace our nightstands. But the king is losing its crown, as Lenovo just announced the impressive Smart Display 2. Now with an add-on wireless charging base for your phone and better auto-brightness settings, it looks downright awesome. Read More »
The electronics and computers a computer uses to fly aren’t typically things the average person ever thinks about. However, most people would probably be shocked to learn that some airplanes, like the Airbus 350, have an entire server room beneath the cockpit. Read More »
If you’ll be chilling poolside, make sure your smartphone stays safe from splashes by placing it in this waterproof case. The stylish cases still allow you to use your phone while it’s inside the pouch, even if you’re underwater. The pouch has an IPX8 rating, meaning it can protect against immersion in water as far down as three meters for lengthy periods of time. It comes with a lanyard, so you can wear it around your neck or wrist, and it’s compatible with most modern phones from Apple, Google, and Samsung.
When you are interested in both robotics and music, something interesting is bound to come out of it. That’s exactly the case for YouTuber HalStar, who tinkered with Raspberry Pi and ended up building this remarkable (and talented) self-playing xylophone. Read More »
Photos from satellites and other sources are just one of the ways we learn about the universe around us. NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Observatory, for example, can create composite views of radio waves and X-ray waves, which is exactly what we see in this new image of the Milky Way. And wow, is it awesome. Read More »
Scientists have spent the past few years exploring the universe around us and searching for signs of life (intelligent or otherwise). Now, in a shining moment of introspection, scientists have realized that many of the exoplanets we’ve discovered might have also discovered us. Read More »
Holy bantha! LEGO kicked off its first ever LEGO CON with three new Star Wars sets—the Imperial Armored Marauder, Boba Fett’s Starship, and the massive Imperial Light Cruiser. Available August 1st, these new sets let you relieve your favorite scenes from season 2 of The Mandalorian, including the part where … uhhh, all those cool spoilers happen, and stuff. Read More »
If you’ve been online at all in the past two years, you’ve probably seen a panel or two from Nathan Pyle’s quirky alien-centric webcomic, Strange Planet. And now, Apple TV+ has plans to turn it into an animated series. Read More »
Of the many board games out there, Settlers of Catan is one of the most popular, thanks to its strategic (and competitive) city building, trading, and resource management elements. But did you know about these fun alternatives to Catan? Read More »