Electric vehicles are becoming more common, and some manufacturers (like Ford and GM) are promising to phase out gas cars entirely, so it’s very likely that you may someday own an EV. And with that technology change, there’s always going to be lots of questions like how long you can expect your vehicle to last.
When it comes to the tires, brakes, windshield wipers, and so on, you already know the answers because nothing has changed. But what about the main component of an EV? The giant battery? How long can you expect that to last? Is it worse than a traditional engine? The same? Maybe even better? We’ll get into it in the top story.
These days everything we do revolves around battery-powered devices, and lately, that includes vehicles. When it comes to electric cars and trucks (EVs), if you’re wondering, “How long should an EV battery last?” it’s longer than you probably think. Read More »
Being a pet owner is a huge responsibility. Your furry, fluffy, or scaly pal can take up a lot of your time, and worrying about them may take the shine off any time you spend outside the house. Tech companies know this and release gadgets to make life better for you and your companion. Read More »
If you enjoy the huge variety of games on Xbox Game Pass Ultimate but haven’t played on your iPhone via Xbox Cloud Gaming, you’re really missing out. The touchscreen options are okay, but if you bring a Backbone One controller along, you’ll have the full Xbox experience wherever you go. Read More »
TerraMaster is stepping up its game, moving from its line of popular-yet-affordable NAS options up to creating a variety of premium picks. The company just announced two new premium NAS enclosures, and they look to be on par with their higher-end competitors. Read More »
It seems that the upcoming Dell Precision 7760 workstation will use proprietary DDR5 RAM modules, which should save space within the laptop and reduce production costs. That said, these modules could severely limit user upgradability, forcing customers to buy new RAM through Dell. Read More »
Hey buddy, we know work can be stressful sometimes. Take a breather in between all those insufferable meetings to relax and play with this creative magnetic sculpture toy. It’s therapeutic to play with, as it can help you feel both relaxed and productive. Plus, you can show off your amazing creations on your desk once you’re done. It’s an easy way to chill out and refocus in the middle of your workday—just give it a try!
Valve launched the Steam Deck without its must-have accessory, the official Docking Station. But hey, maybe the delay isn’t such a bad thing. A new update to the Steam Deck specs page indicates that we’re getting a better Docking Station than we first expected. Read More »
After first teasing it more than two years ago, Mercedes-Benz unveiled the new EQS SUV this week. An all-electric SUV that’s as luxurious as it gets and delivers an estimated range of 373 miles to give Tesla a run for its money. Read More »
Your Google Search results may look a little different today. In what appears to be an A/B test, Google Search is turning some users’ filter row into a sidebar. This new sidebar features prominent buttons for Maps, News, Images, and other standard Search filters. Read More »
When your internet experience is lackluster, your impulse might be to upgrade your internet package to a faster speed. But here’s why you should consider upgrading your network gear, not your internet connection. Read More »
Cell phone carriers have been hyping 5G—a wireless connection standard that supports faster internet—for some time, but you might wonder which Apple iPhones support it. Can your iPhone get the fastest wireless data speeds? Here’s a list. Read More »
Like so many things in our modern world, the word “formal” doesn’t mean what it used to. If you’ve been invited to a wedding or special event that specifies formal or black-tie optional attire, we’ll explain exactly what that means. We’ve also included some suggestions that would be suitable for both men and women. Read More »