Author: Editorial Team

After Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes was sentenced to almost 11 years in prison last month, yesterday it was the turn of her business partner Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani. The former COO and president of Theranos was handed a sentence of just under 13 years in prison, following his conviction in July. Theranos infamously claimed to have developed a machine that could test for a litany of diseases using just a few drops of a patient’s blood, but it later emerged that it had vastly overstated what its technology was capable of.Anyway, here’s a silly tweet: Stay tuned, as we continue to…

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Twitter Blue may relaunch at two different price points depending on where you subscribe from, according to a new report from The Information. The premium subscription could cost $11 when purchased via Twitter’s iOS app, or a reduced $7 per month if users subscribe via Twitter’s website. The price disparity is likely an attempt to circumvent the 30 percent commission Apple charges on many in-app purchases.After originally launching at $7.99 a monthThe Information’s report does not mention what Twitter may charge for Twitter Blue on Android, where Google also takes up to a 30 percent commission on in-app purchases.

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Xiaomi announced plans on Thursday to launch its Xiaomi 13 series at the end of this week, its latest flagship phone series set to rival counterparts from Samsung and Apple.In a series of posts on Weibo, Xiaomi shared images of the Xiaomi 13 and Xiaomi 13 Pro that showed off a large Leica-branded camera bumps as well as the design. The Xiaomi 13 seems to have boxed edges that are similar to the iPhone 14, while the Xiaomi 13 Pro features a tapered edge.  The Xiaomi 12T Pro’s 200MP Camera Isn’t The Only Standout FeatureXiaomi had previously revealed some specs…

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Dish has launched the beta for its Boost Infinite postpaid cell plan, which promises “Unlimited data, talk, and text” for $25 a month. When Boost Infinite was announced in May, Boost Mobile CEO Stephen Stokols pitched the plan as a way to embrace “web 3.0 trends” that would pay its users back and let them convert unused data into “a real digital currency.” Its website currently doesn’t mention any of that, instead mainly focusing on the appealing price.For the $25 a month, a price point that isn’t dependent on having multiple lines, you’ll get 30GB a month of unthrottled data,…

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The Game Awards brings together the biggest companies in gaming to honor the year’s best titles. The ceremony, hosted by Geoff Keighley later this week, is also an excuse to showcase trailers and announcements for upcoming titles, keeping the show from being a stodgy suit-and-tie affair. This year’s award show will also be “significantly shorter” than in the past.Game of the Year nominees include God of War: Ragnarök, Elden Ring, Horizon Forbidden West, Xenoblade Chronicles 3, Stray and A Plague Tale: Requiem. We also know that we’ll get more information on Star Wars: Jedi Survivor, Tekken 8, Baldur’s Gate 3, and…

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Indiana’s attorney general filed a pair of lawsuits against TikTok on Wednesday, accusing the company of misleading users about its ties to the Chinese government and showing mature content to minors, as first reported by The New York Times.In his first complaint, Attorney General Todd Rokita claimed that TikTok deceived parents on the amount of sexual and drug-related content accessible to young users of the app. In a second complaint, Rokita’s office argued that Chinese-owned TikTok wrongfully misled users about the Chinese government’s authority to view sensitive user data obtained through the app.“The TikTok app is a malicious and menacing…

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Announced earlier in the year, Dyson’s hybrid of noise canceling headphones and a wearable air filtration system — called Dyson Zone — will finally be going on sale in January 2023 in China, with US and UK availability coming in March. The price? A cool $949. That’s quite a wad of cash, but these aren’t your everyday headphones. I’ve tried them, and they’re not at all bad. Dyson says it’s trying to tackle two issues with the Zone headphones: air pollution and noise pollution. The headphones themselves are over-ear style cans, featuring active noise cancellation that aims to tackle the second…

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With iOS 16.2, Apple is bringing advanced security features to more of your data. Among other things, it is adding highly secure end-to-end encryption for iCloud backups under the name Advanced Data Protection. This means that essentially only you can access the data stored in your iCloud device backup — Apple doesn’t have the key to access it. This is a strong layer of security, and although it takes a little bit of work to set up and requires you to take more responsibility for recovering your data, it’s well worth the effort if you’d like to make sure that…

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Every holiday season new consoles will be bought as gifts, and they all need awesome games to play on them. While the latest releases may be full price, a lot of other games are heavily discounted at this time of year. We’ve pulled together a list of the best savings on video games we’ve seen across all the major retailers for each of the big platforms. This list will be ever-expanding too, so keep looking back over the coming weeks.Note: Many of these discounted games are for the physical versions and game cartridges, but not every current-gen console has a disk…

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Are you regularly searching for streaming dates for shows like The Mandalorian season 3, The Witcher: Blood Origin or Yellowstone? Is Google your main source when you want to know when a title arrives on Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max and the like? Probably. Keeping track of what’s available on multiple streaming services can be time-consuming without a system.So what’s the best way to chase down information for releases all the streaming platforms? Write it on a sticky note? Pop it in your phone’s calendar? While those methods may be effective, there are apps that do it better.Here are my suggestions for free apps…

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