Electric vehicles are quickly gaining popularity, and your next car could be an EV. Imagine being able to forget about rising gasoline prices and almost skip going to the gas station entirely. Instead, you’ll plug your car in each night and top off the battery.
But potential buyers have many questions, including, “how long does it take to charge an EV?” Plugging it in at home overnight is the best option for most, but it’s not that simple. There are different charging speeds to worry about and DC fast chargers in public. Get a better idea of what to expect in our top story.
Steam is coming to Chrome OS, and you can test to see if your Chromebook is powerful enough to handle it.
If you’re in the market for an electric vehicle (EV), you’re probably curious about how long it takes to charge an EV. You can’t just stop at a gas station for five minutes, and instead, you’ll have to wait for the battery packs to charge up. Read More »
You upgrade your phone every few years, install smart devices throughout your home, and are counting down the days until a true self-driving car hits the market. So why are you still using a toilet based on a 400-year-old design? Read More »
Last week, Google incorrectly stated that an alpha version of Steam was ready for Chrome OS. It seems that the company has straightened things out a bit, as it just launched the Steam alpha for select Chromebooks. Read More »
Sonos is well known for its high-end soundbars and speakers, but something bigger could be next. We’re hearing the company wants to go from streaming audio to streaming video and live TV with an all-new Sonos experience. Read More »
Maserati just unveiled the second vehicle in its all-electric Folgore lineup, the Grecale compact SUV. It launches in 2023, sometime after the Folgore GranTurismo. And while we already know a ton about this car’s features, the most important details are still missing. Read More »
As the weather starts to warm up and the days grow longer, it’s getting increasingly comfortable to go relax on your back patio. You’ll probably need some extra lighting out there, though, and these heavy-duty weatherproof string lights with vintage Edison bulbs will add a fun touch! The lights are UL listed and use commercial-grade materials, so you can rest assured they’re protected from sun, rain, snow, and wind. You can link up to five strands for large areas. These are the perfect way to add some atmosphere to your patio whether it’s just for fun, or for events like parties, reunions, weddings, or barbecues.
Apple’s fancy new Studio Display monitor has a lot to offer and is now officially available to buy. Unfortunately, now that people are getting their hands on it, we’re learning that it has a non-removable power cord, something that’s not very consumer-friendly. Read More »
After an initial rollout to older Pixel handsets, Google’s is now pushing the March update to the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro. This update promises to improve fingerprint reader accuracy and resolve all the bugs that were introduced with the February update. That said, I suggest waiting a few days to install it. Read More »
In the coming weeks, Roku OS 11 will roll out to streaming sticks, smart TVs, and Roku accessories. This update includes some unexpected improvements, including a new Roku Photo Streams screensaver, which effectively replicates our favorite Chromecast feature. Read More »
Today, Insta360 has announced the successor to its modular action camera with interchangeable lenses. The new Insta360 One RS packs more power, built-in stabilization, new features, and an all-new 4K lens with more to love. Read More »
Using a modern smartphone comes with some privacy and security concerns. GrapheneOS aims to solve some of those problems. It’s a custom version of Android that puts privacy and security above all else. Read More »
No one enjoys breaking a glass (unless it’s a celebration), but the worst part is the cleanup. If a wine glass or mug shatters particularly badly, it can be hard to find all of those tiny pieces. Because they’re clear, it makes this task even more difficult. Luckily, though, this clever trick can help. Read More »