The flight tracker that powered @ElonJet has taken a left turn

SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg/Getty Images A major independent flight tracking platform, which has made enemies of the Saudi royal family and Elon Musk, has been sold to a subsidiary of a private equity firm. And...

[arstechnica.com] 5 hours ago

Enjoy Wordle? Try These Other Puzzle Games Next

Wordle was 2022's biggest word game. It was created by Josh Wardle for his partner, and it grew until The New York Times bought it in January. The New York Times even appointed an editor to oversee the game....

[cnet.com] 5 hours ago

The Meta Quest Pro Is Getting a Limited $400 Price Drop

It's been less than three months since the Meta Quest Pro first went on sale, and it's already getting a $400 discount.The new price, $1,100, isn't permanent: It's only for one week in the US, and two weeks...

[cnet.com] 6 hours ago

Chrome browser bug bedevils file storage in the cloud

Those using Chrome on Windows and other platforms may have trouble storing files over a network. For at least the past ten days, Chrome version 109 – the current stable release – has balked when asked to save...

[theregister.com] 7 hours ago

Watch a Real-Life 'Terminator' Robot Turn Into Liquid to Escape a Cage

Scientists have created a tiny robotic system that can transition from solid to liquid and back again, bringing a bit of classic sci-fi lore to life while they're at it. It's been 30 years since killer liquid...

[cnet.com] 13 hours ago

Top Foldable Phones You Can Get Right Now

Foldable phones have been with us for a good few years now. Though they haven't hit mainstream adoption, these folding smartphones are seen as exciting, futuristic devices that stand out from regular phones....

[cnet.com] 13 hours ago

'The Last of Us' Release Schedule: When Is Episode 3 Out on HBO Max?

Joel and Ellie's have taken the first steps of their dark journey on HBO Max, with episodes 1 and 2 of The Last of Us now available on the streaming service. Episode 3 will come out on Sunday, Jan. 29.The...

[cnet.com] 18 hours ago

Celebrate International Lego Day With Hot Deals on Lego Sets

Today is International Lego Day, and what better way to celebrate than getting the collectible set you've had your eye on, or snagging something great to build with your loved ones? There are a plethora of...

[cnet.com] 19 hours ago

GoldenEye 007 Hits Nintendo Switch, Xbox: How to Play, Fix Switch Controls

Load up your silenced PP7s and prime those remote mines: GoldenEye 007 is available to play via the Nintendo Switch Online and Xbox Game Pass subscription services. The beloved James Bond first-person shooter...

[cnet.com] 20 hours ago

Creating better transit experiences in a privacy-conscious society

January 28, 2023 11:10 AM The role of public transit in America has changed dramatically since the first public ferry sailed in 17th century Boston. It is now integral to...

[venturebeat.com] 21 hours ago

Manchester United vs. Reading Livestream: How to Watch FA Cup Soccer From Anywhere

Manchester United host Championship side Reading on Saturday in this FA Cup fourth round clash, with the Red Devils looking to continue their rapid improvement under coach Eric ten Haag.United have been in...

[cnet.com] 22 hours ago

New Customers Get Free Wings for Life This ButcherBox Deal

Get quality cuts of meat shipped straight to your door with a meat delivery service that can let you skip the extra trip to your local butcher. Right now ButcherBox is having a Valentine's Day flash sale for...

[cnet.com] 22 hours ago