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The Fat Bear Week contenders are here, and they’re all impressively fat

Welcome to Fat Bear Week 2021! Katmai National Park and Preserve’s brown bears spent the summer gorging on 4,500-calorie salmon, and they’ve transformed into rotund giants, some over 1,000 pounds. The Alaskan park is holding its annual playoff-like competition for … Continue reading

Apple Maps introduces new ways to explore major cities in 3D

With iOS 15, Apple Maps gets its biggest update ever with rich city details, better navigation, immersive walking directions, and more.

‘Resident Evil 4′ in VR gets brief new gameplay teaser and release date

In what appears set to be one of the most terrifying uses for VR ever, Resident Evil 4 will be released on Oculus Quest 2 this October. Oculus announced the release date for its anticipated VR version of Capcom’s 2005 … Continue reading

6 performances from the 2021 Tony Awards that stole the show

Broadway is back in person, and so are the Tony Awards. Recognising the best of live theatre on Sunday night, Broadway’s big names gathered at New York’s Winter Garden Theatre for a two-hour ceremony called The Tony Awards Present: Broadway’s … Continue reading

If the iPhone 13 didn’t convince you to upgrade, the iPhone 14 almost certainly will

There may be millions of happy iPhone 13 users snapping photos all over the world, but there are just as many Apple fans who are sitting this one out. But if you weren’t jazzed by the iPhone 13, it sounds … Continue reading

iPhone 13 Pro review: An obvious update, but not a minor one

At a glance Expert’s Rating Pros Blazing fast speed ProMotion on iPhone, finally! A huge leap in battery life Cons No always-on display No USB-C Selfie camera is behind the times Our Verdict The iPhone 13 Pro is absurdly fast, … Continue reading

Upgrade your setup with the best gaming PCs from top brands

The popularity of gaming PCs has exploded in recent years. Sure, there are plenty of people who won’t abandone their beloved consoles, but a large number of gaming enthusiasts have been shifting their attention. And with good reason.  What are … Continue reading

John Oliver takes a disturbing deep dive into U.S. voter suppression

“The latest attack on voting rights in America is well underway.” That’s how John Oliver begins his latest Last Week Tonight segment, taking a grim look at voting rights in the U.S. and the 18 States that have passed laws … Continue reading

How to use Bumble, and is it better than Tinder?

Despite many new additions to the dating app landscape, Bumble continues to be one of the most popular apps with 40 million users as of February 2021. The app, known for its unique feature of only allowing women to message … Continue reading

iOS 15 elevates Apple Maps with 3D graphics

London, Los Angeles, New York City, and San Francisco are practically glowing in the updated Apple Maps app. With iOS 15 released earlier this month, those cities got a 3D update with major landmarks digitally reconstructed in vivid, eye-popping detail. … Continue reading