Day: June 6, 2020

Zuckerberg-funded researchers push Facebook to block ‘incendiary’ posts – CNET

Scientists funded by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and Biohub speak out against Donald Trump’s comments. …read more Source:: CNet

Why Did It Take NASA a Decade To Get Back Into Space?

An anonymous reader writes: When talking about the nine year gap since America last flew astronauts with their own spacecraft, it’s often said that NASA didn’t have a plan in place when they retired the Space Shuttle. But the reality is a lot more complicated than that. NASA was working on a new spacecraft and…

The best gaming laptop performers for 2020: Alienware, Origin PC and more compared – CNET

Alienware and Origin PC still dominate the top spots, with Acer’s Triton 900, the Razor Blade Pro and Asus’ ROG Zephyrus GX701 the best of the rest. …read more Source:: CNet

Best shower filters for 2020: How they work and why you should get one – CNET

Wash away all the chemicals that are hiding in your shower water. …read more Source:: CNet

Best on-ear headphones for 2020: Bose, Beats and more – CNET

Looking for a more compact full-size headphone that sits on your ears rather around them? Here are our current top picks. …read more Source:: CNet

EA Releases Source Code and 4K Remasters For Two ‘Command and Conquer’ Games

EA Games has just released The Command & Conquer Remastered Collection on Steam, described by Hot Hardware as two of the ’90s-era real-time strategy games that “were incredibly popular in their day and are still popular with retro gamers today…” “Gamers can change between legacy and remastered 4K graphics in real-time when playing solo mode,”…

Global scenes of Black Lives Matter protests show outrage far beyond US – CNET

From Europe to Asia, South America and Africa, calls for racial justice following George Floyd’s death in police custody in Minneapolis have gone international. …read more Source:: CNet

Cheap Party Light Gets Arduino Upgrade

If you’ve got a party coming up and are looking to add a little bit of excitement, you might be interested in this recent project from [Gav Lewis]. The build is based on a commercially available party light, but with some upgraded components the final product is brighter and more dynamic than it was stock….

The best cash back credit cards in 2020 – CNET

Find the right cash back credit card for your spending habits. …read more Source:: CNet

Xperia 1 II review: Sony packed this $1,200 phone with pro camera features – CNET

With a $1,200 price tag, Sony’s new flagship brings more mirrorless camera features to your pocket. …read more Source:: CNet