We know that stars are born from violence and chaos, and supernova deaths can also be just as extreme. We also know that these types of explosions can push them on a fast-paced trajectory through space, which is precisely what’s happening right now with a star fragment.
It seems that MS Paint isn’t the only app Windows 11 is saving from the grave. Microsoft’s Panos Panay says that the Snipping Tool will see a major redesign in the next Windows Insider build. It will also gain a bundle of new features from Snip & Sketch, the app that was supposed to replace the original Snipping Tool.
If you’ve been following the Windows 11 news lately, you know all about the minimum hardware requirements for Microsoft’s new operating system. One of those requirements is a TPM 2.0 chip. ASUS is busy releasing BIOS updates with automatic TPM support, and here’s how you can get the update or see if your ASUS motherboard is ready.
Sony hinted that it’s working on a new PlayStation VR a few months ago with new controllers, but tons of information leaked this week from a Sony developer summit. The leaks promise dramatic improvements to the display, field of view, performance, controllers, game support, and more.
LEGO just announced the latest addition to its Harry Potter line, and it’s sure to be instantly iconic. The set—the Hogwarts Icons Collectors’ Edition—releases on September 2 and features over 3,000 pieces and a nostalgic nod to the Wizarding World.
Wyze Home Monitoring is one of the most affordable home security plans available, starting at $5 a month plus the price of hardware. And while Wyze offers a ton of great features with its Home Monitoring plan, users have long asked for features like silent arming. Some of these features are now available in the latest Wyze app update.
California-based launch vehicle company Astra just landed its first commercial orbital launch deal. It also announced the launch window of its upcoming mission for August 27. The launch is a demonstration mission for the United States Space Force (USSF).
Microsoft’s Edge Vulnerability Team is experimenting with a new “Super Duper Secure Mode” that goes against standard browser practices to significantly boost web security. And while this new “Secure Mode” may sound like a feature for overly-concerned IT departments, it could one day become the default setting for all Edge users. So how does it work?
Google updated its entire Nest Cam lineup with new options and battery-powered doorbells this week for the first time in years. As expected, that means older models are getting discontinued and are no longer for sale. So if you’re using an older camera, you’re probably wondering what to expect.
If you have a spacious apartment or house, it’s possible you’ve noticed areas where your Wi-Fi signal is lacking. That’s an easy fix, though, if you get multiple routers to build a mesh network. Snag three now in this Amazon deal that knocks $50 off a three-pack of Google Wifi mesh routers.