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September 22, 2022
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CNET

Apple Watch Ultra Review: The Most Exciting Watch in Years

For the first time on an Apple Watch, LTE connectivity is included by default. That immediately sets it apart from many other sports and fitness watches that don’t have any cellular option. The Ultra only comes in one 49mm case size, which might be too big …

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TechCrunch

Mozilla urges action to unpick platform browser lock-ins

As antitrust regulators around the world dial up scrutiny of platform power, Mozilla has published a piece of research digging into the at times subtle yet always insidious ways operating systems exert influence to keep consumers locked to using their …

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TechCrunch

Amazon brings its ‘Tap to Alexa’ accessibility feature to Fire tablets for the first time

The Kids tablets include subscriptions to Amazon Kids+, a service providing a curated collection of ad-free books, games, videos and apps as well as parental controls, a carrying case and a two-year guarantee on damages.

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CNBC

Apple Watch Ultra is worth $799 for serious athletes, but an unnecessary splurge for the rest of us

The Apple Watch Ultra is made out of titanium, costs $799 and is built for extreme athletes, with twice the water resistance of the previous models. In an update coming later this year, the Ultra will have up to 60 hours of battery life when low-power …

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CNBC

Planet prepares to launch another line of imagery satellites to expand data-gathering operations

The company named the new satellites “Tanager,” and unlike Planet’s current satellites, the new line will capture “hyperspectral” imagery. The first two Tanager demonstration satellites are set to launch in 2023.

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TechCrunch

These autonomous, wireless robots could dance on a human hair

The competition to create ever smaller, ever better robots is a fierce one, and Cornell University is out front now with a set of bots small enough to sit on a human hair, but that can move on their own using nothing but light as a power source.

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TechCrunch

Logitech announces a handheld console focused on cloud gaming

But the device philosophy differs drastically from other handheld consoles. The Logitech G Cloud runs on Android and features deep integrations with Xbox Cloud Gaming and Nvidia GeForce Now. Logitech has worked with Tencent to co- …

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CNBC

Amazon introduces new Fire tablets starting at $99

Amazon announced the latest version of its Fire 8 tablets on Wednesday. The four new models are the Fire HD 8 at $99, the Fire HD 8 Plus at $120, and the Fire HD 8 Kids and the Fire HD 8 Kids Pro both for $150. All four tablets will be available for …

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Vulture

Everything We Know About the Rockstar Games Grand Theft Auto 6 Leak

On September 18, 2022, at 4:26 a.m., a user on GTAForums referring to themselves as teapotuberhacker posted nearly 100 videos totaling 50 minutes of footage from Rockstar Games’ highly anticipated Grand Theft Auto 6. The unauthorized release of the …

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TrustedReviews

Nvidia RTX 4080 vs Nvidia RTX 3080: Is newer better?

The Nvidia GTC 2022 Keynote has brought the announcement of the latest RTX 4000 Series graphics cards, which operates on the new Lovelace architecture. The reveal of the next-generation Nvidia RTX 4000 series has everyone abuzz, alongside improved …

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