Are you ready for Microsoft’s new Surface devices? That’s right; the 2021 Surface event goes live Wednesday, September 22nd. It’s a fantastic opportunity for Microsoft to show off Windows 11 before its official release, and as such, we expect to see some amazing new products from the company.
If you’re reading this on a Surface Duo phone or a Surface Pro 7, prepare to get a bit jealous. Microsoft is about to give you a new reason to break open your piggy bank. Check the top story for everything that we expect Microsoft to reveal during its upcoming Surface event.
Chevy Bolt owners might get a replacement battery sooner than expected. (I have to say, it’s weird to see any good news from GM at this point.)
Microsoft is hosting its annual Surface event on Wednesday, September 22. It’s the company’s first opportunity to show off Windows 11 on all-new hardware, and judging by what’s leaked, we expect some exciting new products. Here’s what to look out for during the 2021 Surface event. Read More »
TCL probably isn’t the first name you think of when it comes to true wireless earbuds, but I think that should probably change. The TCL MOVEAUDIO S600 is a solid little set of buds with ANC, Transparency Mode, wireless charging, and good audio quality—all for under a Benjamin. Read More »
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Pittsburgh-based rail company Wabtec has unveiled the first battery-electric freight train. Dubbed the FLXdrive, this locomotive is a strong first step toward sustainability in railway shipping, an industry that’s responsible for about a quarter of all U.S. transportation emissions. Unfortunately, it’s still just a first step in a very long process. Read More »
Chevy Bolt owners are getting some potentially good news today. First, GM confirmed that replacement batteries are back in production and could be available for Chevy Bolt EV owners in October rather than late November. Then, it announced that new diagnostic software would arrive within 60 days. Read More »
If you’ve been looking to add Qi wireless charging to your desk, table, or shelf, IKEA’s new $40 wireless charging pad is the perfect solution. You can mount IKEA’s Sjömärke wireless charging pad yourself, anywhere you want, and it’ll charge through wood and plastic, hidden on the underside of your furniture. Read More »
Good binoculars are nice to have in a variety of scenarios. Whether you’re sightseeing, at a sporting event, or bird watching, these high-powered 12x magnification binoculars will help you see far away items with up-close clarity. This lightweight pair features a 25mm objective lens with an optical FMC multilayer broadband coating, and it has a wide field of view of 273 feet (1000 yards). The eye cups easily adjust to fit eyeglass wearers for a comfortable and accurate viewing experience. The binoculars are made of durable ABS plastic and come with a strap for easy holding, either with one hand or both.
A new NVIDIA driver adds DLSS support to 28 new games, plus official certification for Windows 11. The AI-powered upscaling software increases game resolution without wasting processing power, allowing PCs to run games at 4K without sacrificing FPS, draw distance, or other in-game quality settings. Read More »
Until just recently, foldable phones seemed like a futuristic device out of reach for most buyers. Now, Samsung’s on its third Galaxy Fold Z, a more affordable folding phone for the mainstream crowd. And while we’ve heard rumors of a Google Pixel Fold for over a year, new reports suggest Google might finally be ready to steal Samsung’s thunder. Read More »
OnePlus follows all of its phone releases with upgraded T-Series devices, such as the OnePlus 7T and 8T. But fans waiting to buy a OnePlus 9T are out of luck. The company is revising its sales strategy as it merges with sister brand Oppo, and as a result, the OnePlus 9T is officially canceled. Read More »
Roku is replacing its popular Streaming Stick+ with a new product, the Streaming Stick 4K. At $50, it offers a ton of new features and improvements, such as a 30% faster startup time. The company has also announced a new Streaming Stick 4K+ player, a TCL Roku wireless soundbar, and the Roku OS 10.5 update. Read More »
If you’re looking for the best VPN for your needs, chances are you’ll run into the names of ExpressVPN and NordVPN. Both dominate the VPN market thanks to their extensive features, speed, and general usability. To figure out which one is the better fit for you, we’re going to compare them across several criteria and see which one comes out on top. Read More »
Despite fast internet and cheap cloud storage, nothing beats a good external hard drive. Whether you’re backing up data or taking your gigs on the go, one of these brilliant storage devices is sure to be perfect for your needs. Read More »