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T-Mobile starts to detail in-home 5G goals, plans to take on Charter and Comcast

T-Mobile starts to detail in-home 5G goals, plans to take on Charter and Comcast

Back in June, T-Mobile and Sprint announced that as part of their intended merger, they were planning to offer in-home internet based on 5G service, with the goal of becoming the fourth largest ISP in America by 2024. Based on statements to the FCC from T-Mobile’s COO Mike Sievert, we now have more details about…
A Japanese spacecraft just threw two small rovers at an asteroid

A Japanese spacecraft just threw two small rovers at an asteroid

This morning, a Japanese space probe deposited two tiny rovers on an asteroid nearly 200 million miles from Earth. The vehicle is Hayabusa2, and the rovers were the first in a series of robots that the vehicle will throw at the asteroid’s surface over the next few months. Operated by the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency…
The end of Instagram as we know it is here

The end of Instagram as we know it is here

Some time on Monday, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger appear to have snapped. Tensions between the Instagram founders and their parent company had been simmering for months. But tensions are the default state at any company that has been acquired, and Systrom and Krieger had navigated those waters ably for six years. High-level corporate executive…
Apple TV 4K: how to get an Atmos soundbar and 4K HDR TV for around $1,100

Apple TV 4K: how to get an Atmos soundbar and 4K HDR TV for...

Dolby Atmos support has arrived on the Apple TV 4K, joining the ranks of other streaming boxes like the Roku Ultra, Amazon Fire TV, and even a few game consoles, like the Xbox One S and Xbox One X. Combined with the existing Dolby Vision HDR support, this makes the Apple TV 4K the only…
OnePlus begins rollout of its customized version of Android Pie

OnePlus begins rollout of its customized version of Android Pie

Just over one month after the official release of Android Pie, OnePlus is rolling out its version of the update to the OnePlus 6. OxygenOS 9.0, the company’s fork of Google’s operating system, delivers many of the same improvements as stock Android, including a tweaked interface, gesture navigation, and adaptive battery functionality. The speed at…
Etymotic’s ER3 line of headphones is for the budget audiophile

Etymotic’s ER3 line of headphones is for the budget audiophile

Etymotic has launched its latest ER3SE and ER3XR in-ear headphones as affordable alternatives to its high-fidelity, noise-isolating ER4 line. The ER3SE are the Studio Reference model, while the ER3XR Extended Response provide enhanced bass. Both headphones in the ER3 line costs $179 — a much more affordable alternative to the $349 ER4 line — while…
3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson has been arrested in Taiwan

3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson has been arrested in Taiwan

The controversial 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson has been arrested in Taiwan after authorities in Texas announced he was wanted on charges that he sexually assaulted a minor. According to local media, Wilson was arrested on Friday evening at a hotel after Taiwanese authorities launched a search. BuzzFeed News reports that immigration authorities in the…
iFixit’s iPhone XS and XS Max teardown shows off the revamped batteries

iFixit’s iPhone XS and XS Max teardown shows off the revamped batteries

Today is the official launch day for Apple’s latest iPhone XS and XS Max phones. And, as is practically a tradition, iFixit is ready with a full teardown to show off all the secrets inside Apple’s latest phones. As expected, the new phones are pretty similar to last year’s iPhone X (the XS Max’s larger…
Exclusive Fortnite skin for new Xbox bundle makes makes you look like an Xbox

Exclusive Fortnite skin for new Xbox bundle makes makes you look like an Xbox

Microsoft is following Nintendo with its very own Fortnite console bundle that comes with a 1TB white Xbox One S, some free in-game currency, and a full-game download of Epic Games’ battle royale hit. (Of course, the game is free for everyone, but Microsoft is still touting the game download as a bundle perk.) The…
Microsoft announces Xbox One keyboard and mouse support with Razer partnership

Microsoft announces Xbox One keyboard and mouse support with Razer partnership

Microsoft is enabling keyboard and mouse support on the Xbox One. Select Xbox testers will be able to trial this new support in the coming weeks, and Microsoft is teaming up with Razer so Xbox One users can purchase hardware that taps into the company’s Chroma lighting effects. Most wired and wireless USB keyboards and…