Logitech made a $200 webcam for Apple’s $5,000 pro display

The webcam is capped at 30 frames per second when you’re using the full 4K resolution, but Logitech touts automatic light adjustment with HDR as well as tilt adjustment. You should be properly exposed and in-frame even in a dimly-lit production studio. You can also expect dual noise-cancelling mics. And no, you don’t need a…

Apple Pushes Back as Senate’s Nightmare Anti-Encryption Push Comes Back From the Dead

Erik Neuenschwander, manager of user privacy of Apple, Inc. testifies during a hearing before Senate Judiciary Committee December 10, 2019 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Photo: Alex Wong (Getty The enormous fissure that formed decades ago in the deathless American debate over encryption proved insurmountable on Tuesday. Senate lawmakers struggled to be heard on…

Co-operative horror shooter ‘GTFO’ hits Steam Early Access

Besides the tonal similarities to the Alien franchise (there’s a firearm that includes a radar module, allowing you to spot enemies before they detect you), a key selling point of GTFO is a gameplay mechanic called the “Rundown.” Essentially, each time you play the game, developer 10 Chambers claims the experience will be slightly different….

Walmart will test driverless grocery deliveries in Houston

The test run will help Nuro and Walmart “develop and refine” their services, including providing the best “end-to-end” experience for shoppers. Kroger’s earlier use of the vehicles takes scheduled orders through a mobile app, with store staff loading the R1 before it makes its way to a customer’s home. It could be a long, long…

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay to Become a Showtime Series

Michael Chabon, seen here at New York Comic Con 2019, is about to have his best-known work finally make it into live-action.Photo: Ilya S. Savenok (Getty Images for ReedPOP ) Since its publication almost 20 years ago, Michael Chabon’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, has been flirting with Hollywood. Numerous…

These Maps Show Why We Need a Green New Deal

A map of land use across the Lower 48.Image: The McHarg Center The Green New Deal is a massive proposal that aims to take on the climate crisis—the greatest threat humanity has ever faced—while creating millions of jobs and boosting economic equality. That’s going to take plans for everything from electricity to housing to flood…

The Perfect Pair of Socks For Each Person on Your Christmas List

Every Christmas since I was young, my mom has given me a pair of socks. As a child, I didn’t appreciate the value of receiving a gift I actually needed, but now, as a broke twenty-something, socks are all I want. I’m a firm believer in useful gifts, and socks are one of the most…

Netflix says 26.4 million accounts watched ‘The Irishman’ in its first week

Netflix revealed that tally in a tweet, and content chief Ted Sarandos told Deadline that in the film’s first 28 days, it’s expected to reach about 40 million household accounts. To be counted, users must watch at least 70 percent of the film. *pours glass of wine* *dips bread* My friends, I’ve got some news…

Upgrade to a TP-Link Mesh Networking System For Just $100

Best Tech DealsBest Tech DealsThe best tech deals from around the web, updated daily. TP-Link Deco Whole Home Mesh WiFi System | $100 | Amazon Kiss your ugly, barebones router goodbye with this $100 mesh network from TP-Link. Systems, like the TP-Link Deco, Google WiFi and eero, offer a bonafide solution to WiFi dead zones…