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Sony reveals the PlayStation 5 all-new ‘DualSense’ controller

Sony and Microsoft have both laid their cards on the table regarding their upcoming next-generation gaming consoles. Though Microsoft was the first to do so, both companies have revealed the bulk of their devices’ hardware spec details, while elaborating on how they’ll handle features like backward compatibility. Now, Sony is taking the next logical step […]

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Event Horizon Telescope captures image of a black hole’s plasma jets

Black holes are one of the universe’s most interesting mysteries. Not much is known about them (relatively speaking), but, in recent years, we’ve been able to get a closer look at how they work. Around this time last year, scientists were able to take the first-ever image of a black hole thanks to the Event […]

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Valorant just tied Fortnite for most concurrent Twitch viewers with 1.7 million watching the beta

Riot Games’ newest multiplayer shooter Valorant has not even released yet, but as of this writing, the game has attained 1.7 million concurrent viewers on Twitch. This count ties it with Fortnite’s record for the largest gathering of users to a stream ever. Valorant, previously codenamed “Project A,” is a CS:GO style 5v5 shooter with […]

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Netflix adds enhanced parental controls including profile PINs and more

Netflix on Tuesday said it was giving parents more control over what their children watch on the video streaming service, a timely move considering many kids are actively stuck at home under Covid-19 lockdown orders. From today, account holders will have the ability to PIN-protect individual profiles to prevent kids from using them. What’s more, […]

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Samsung’s next Galaxy Fold is set to launch with a cheaper price tag

When Samsung first unveiled its Galaxy Fold, there was quite a bit of buzz in the tech community: it was one of the first examples of a true folding-screen consumer gadget. Unfortunately, it had a few problems, not the least of which was its outlandish $2,000 price tag. Flagship smartphones aren’t cheap by any means, […]

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Chrome OS tablet mode gets iPad-style gestures

Chrome OS hasn’t always been the best fit for tablets, despite the uptick in 2-in-1 Chrome OS devices out there that can work in tablet-style configurations. But Google’s latest update to its Chromebook operating system is looking to change that with new tablet mode gestures for Chromebooks — ones that look almost identical to those […]

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How to see Tuesday’s pink supermoon, the largest full moon of 2020

Tonight’s pink moon must have not gotten the memo about social distancing; the moon will be the closest to Earth today than any other day of the year, making it the largest full moon of 2020. Granted, the moon is more than the prerequisite 6 feet (1.8 meters) away from the closest (celestial) body during […]