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October 31, 2017 8:24 PM Why the iPhone 8 makes the iPhone X a tougher sell

For months, analysts studying Apple and its supply chain have been saying "good luck finding the iPhone X" when it launches in November. Yet, despite demand for the phone being "off the charts" according to Apple CEO Tim Cook, you can still order an iPhone X right now and get it before the end of 2017. As of October 31 — four days after pre-orders kicked 189

October 28, 2017 1:35 AM Stranger Things: 29 Callbacks, References, and Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed in Season 2

Late Thursday night, Netflix unveiled the hotly-anticipated second installment of its smash genre hit Stranger Things. By Friday morning, a number of fans, thirsty for the continuing adventures of Mike, Dustin, Lucas, Will, and Eleven, had already devoured the nine-episode season. But not everyone has been so quick to binge. So in the interest of serving 315

October 27, 2017 11:14 PM Noah Schnapp Is the MVP of Stranger Things 2

Yes, there are spoilers below about Stranger Things and Stranger Things 2. If you haven’t watched yet and want to remain spoiler-free, please keep that in mind. In the first season of Stranger Things, Will Byers gets sucked into the Upside Down in episode one and isn’t rescued until the last chapter. Even though what happens to him drives most of the action 289

October 27, 2017 8:21 PM In Praise of Noah Schnapp in Stranger Things 2

Yes, there are spoilers below about Stranger Things and Stranger Things 2. If you haven’t watched yet and want to remain spoiler-free, please keep that in mind. In the first season of Stranger Things, Will Byers gets sucked into the Upside Down in episode one and isn’t rescued until the last chapter. Even though what happens to him drives most of the action 241

October 25, 2017 10:06 AM The Bad Rabbit malware was disguised as a Flash update

The Bad Rabbit ransomware has similarities with Not Petya but hasn't spread much beyond Russia and Ukraine Adobe's 2020 deadline for the death of Flash can't arrive soon enough. A previously unseen form of ransomware has spread through eastern Europe. The new strain of ransomware, dubbed Bad Rabbit, was first spotted on October 24. To date, the systems 168

October 13, 2017 1:20 PM Microsoft’s Latest App Update Drives Negative Reviews in Windows Store

Microsoft was off to a good start with Windows 10 early on by offering free upgrades to anyone on older versions of the platform. It burned a lot of that goodwill with its heavy-handed attempts to get everyone to upgrade. Perhaps that made everyone hyper-conscious of Microsoft’s update approach, because a relatively minor app update recently sparked 65

October 8, 2017 8:27 AM Buy it TODAY but it comes at a price

The Nintendo SNES Classic Mini went on sale last Friday and although plenty of fans had already pre-ordered the console or bought it on the day, there's still a HUGE number of Nintendo fans who simply haven't been able to buy a unit. Stock has unsurprisingly been flying off physical and digital shelves, in most cases within minutes of going on sale. Although 246

September 16, 2017 11:05 AM Who loves animals more, a big-game hunter or a big-city dog lover? Inside ‘Trophy’ and its complex ideas

Philip Glass is walking through the African Mammal Hall at the Natural History Museum, pointing out which of the species on display he’s shot and killed in his life. There’s the giraffe and greater kudu, the cape buffalo and the hippopotamus. But the animal he’s most proud of hunting is the lion. Last year, Glass — not the composer, but a rancher who breeds 111

August 28, 2017 4:11 AM Shark hunting AI-powered algorithm to begin flying over Aussie beaches

SHARK wary surfers are about to get some peace of mind with a new artificially intelligent drone monitoring system set to begin patrolling Australian beaches next month. The project is a collaboration between the Westpac and Telstra backed Little Ripper Group and a team of researchers at the University of Technology Sydney who developed an algorithm 178

August 21, 2017 3:16 AM "Mr. Eclipse" Explains Total Solar Eclipses and Why You Should See One

Retired NASA astrophysicist Fred Espenak has 'written the book' on eclipses - many, many books, actually. He has seen 27 total solar eclipses and at least one on every continent. Matt Markgraf speaks with Espenak about why you should see the total eclipse, what it is, how to predict one and what kind of gear he's using to take photos of "The Great American 127