Samsung heir Jay Y. Lee is going back to jail for bribery

While in jail, Lee may be unable to make major decisions for Samsung at a crucial time when demand for its memory chips and other products are sky high. Korea and Samsung in particular have attained more prominence of late because of rocky US/China relations. In the trial’s final hearing, Lee made a lengthy apology…

Parler’s Back from the Dead With a Domain Registered to Epik, Home to Gab and Daily Stormer

Photo: Hollie Adams (Getty Images) Parler came back online Sunday with a defiant message to the social network’s “lovers and haters.” Its new host appears to be Epik, a domain name registrar that has harbored other deplatformed cesspools like Gab, the Daily Stormer, and 8kun predecessor’s 8chan, thus cementing Parler, the self-proclaimed “world’s premier free…

Homebrew Labo kit gives you a full-body ‘Mario Kart’ workout

Other games will technically work, although you’re obviously at a disadvantage when the module will only press a handful of buttons. This won’t be a production device, unfortunately — you’ll just have to hop on a stationary bike with your Switch in hand if you want some Mario Kart-themed exercise. Choi stressed that he’d been…

‘Hitman 3’ owners won’t have to buy earlier games to play their maps

IO Interactive’s plans to let Hitman 3 players use earlier games’ locations might not have panned out as planned, but that doesn’t mean you’ll have to re-buy those first two titles. The developer has promised that PC gamers who own Hitman or Hitman 2 won’t have to purchase those games another time just to access…

This Ginormous Dust Storm in Colorado Could Be Seen From Space

Gif: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration This week a dust storm so ridiculously huge that it was visible from space tore through Colorado. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s GOES-East satellite captured a two-hour timelapse of the storm, which you can see above. On Friday the National Weather Service in Pueblo said gusty north winds…

An Italian Plane Manufacturer Developed A Craft Just For Transporting COVID-19 Vaccines

Photo: Tecnam Tecnam, an Italian aeronautics company that produces aircraft parts for other manufacturers and also develops it own light aircraft, has engineered a small plane with the purpose of transporting the COVID-19 vaccine by air. The COVID-19 vaccine has to be stored and transported at seriously cold temperature, about -70°C ±10°C, according to Pfizer….

Virgin Orbit carries satellites to space for the first time

Virgin Orbit’s second launch demonstration flight has been smoother than its first. The company has carried customer satellites into space for the first time after the Cosmic Girl host aircraft successfully deployed the LauncherOne rocket over the Pacific Ocean for its latest test. The payload included nine missions from NASA and several universities, most of…

Audi and BMW shut down car subscription programs

More car subscription services are running into trouble. According to Autoblog, Automotive News has learned that Audi and BMW are respectively ending and pausing their services. Audi is winding down its Select program on January 31st with no mention of a revival, while the Nashville-only Access by BMW is closing as the automaker develops the…