Apple starts its two-year transition to ARM this week

It’s the end of an era. Or at least the beginning of the end. Apple has officially announced that it will be switching from Intel processors to its own ARM-based, A-series chips in its Mac computers. The company already uses these SoCs (systems-on-a-…
Source: Engadget | Apple starts its two-year transition to ARM this week

Apple details boosts to performance and privacy for Safari

You might be less inclined to skip Safari in favor of other browsers if you update to macOS Big Sur. Apple has revamped Safari with not just a more streamlined design, but a few much-needed features. For one, it’s simply faster — Apple is vowing that…
Source: Engadget | Apple details boosts to performance and privacy for Safari

Owlcam's new owner more than doubles the price of its annual LTE dashcam fee

Owl launched its LTE-connected dashboard camera back in 2018, giving users a raft of in-car security functions for $99 a year. Now — with very little warning — the company has bumped its yearly subscription fee to $215 a year. And according to Androi…
Source: Engadget | Owlcam's new owner more than doubles the price of its annual LTE dashcam fee

CERN approves plans for a $23 billion, 62-mile long super-collider

CERN has approved plans to build a $23 billion super-collider 100 km in circumference (62 miles) that would make the current 27 km 16 teraelectron volt (TeV) Large Hadron Collider (LHC) look tiny in comparison. The so-called Future Circular Collider…
Source: Engadget | CERN approves plans for a billion, 62-mile long super-collider

Google Maps may offer routes connecting bikes and cars to public transit

Many people still aren’t commuting to work in light of the pandemic, but Google Maps might give you more travel options when it is safe to return. As 9to5Google reports, app sleuth Jane Manchun Wong has discovered that Google is exploring “connection…
Source: Engadget | Google Maps may offer routes connecting bikes and cars to public transit

Potential NASA mission would explore Neptune's moon Triton

NASA’s quest to explore the Solar System's many moons might include one of the most distant. Researchers have proposed a NASA mission that would explore Neptune’s eccentric moon Triton. Nicknamed Trident for its “three-pronged” goals, the mission wou…
Source: Engadget | Potential NASA mission would explore Neptune's moon Triton

'Crash Bandicoot 4' will be revealed tomorrow at 11AM ET

The Crash Bandicoot series is finally getting a modern sequel — not a remaster or a kart racer. Toys for Bob and Activision have announced that they’re revealing Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time on June 22nd at 11AM Eastern, including a stream at S…
Source: Engadget | 'Crash Bandicoot 4' will be revealed tomorrow at 11AM ET

Amazon will stop supporting its Dash Wand shopping device on July 21st

Amazon is dropping support for yet another Alexa device in a matter of weeks. AFTVnews has learned that Amazon will no longer support the Dash Wand shopping helper as of July 21st, 2020. It didn’t explain why (we’ve asked Amazon for comment), but it…
Source: Engadget | Amazon will stop supporting its Dash Wand shopping device on July 21st