Analysis of iDesktop in depth, the Windows desktop on your iPad

On this occasion we will analyze iDesktop in depth, a service to enjoy a virtual desktop in the cloud and that comes in freemium format for all types of users. For a long time I wanted an application that would allow me to control Windows from my iPad, now is the time. With the new…

12 Sci-Fi Fantasies You’re Due to Rewatch

You’ve probably seen these, but have you seen them lately?Photo: Universal By now, hopefully you’re aware that HBO Max has a killer back catalog of films. While a lot of subscribers are going to enjoy all the big Warner Bros. movies in 2021 (like Mortal Kombat!) on the streaming service, there’s plenty more to watch…

YouTube will expand parental controls for tweens and teens

YouTube has announced expanded parental controls for tweens and teens. The upcoming feature is aimed at those who’ve perhaps outgrown the confines of YouTube Kids. YouTube will open a public beta for the supervised accounts feature in the coming months. Through supervised Google Accounts, parents will be able to choose from three content settings. When…

Covid-19 Survivors Have a Low Risk of Reinfection, Study Suggests

Photo: Simon Dawson (Getty Images) New government-funded research this week should offer some reassurance to people who have survived covid-19. It suggests they have a low risk of reinfection from the coronavirus, at least around three months later. Researchers at the National Cancer Institute teamed up with commercial testing labs and two healthcare data collection…

Biden will review tech supply chains to reduce dependence on China

The US is still heavily dependent on other countries for technology manufacturing (among other products), and President Biden is looking for ways to reduce that dependence. The LA Times has learned that Biden is ordering a review of US supply chains for semiconductors, “large-capacity” batteries and rare earth minerals to ensure reliable access to those…

HP is buying HyperX to boost its gaming accessory business

HP hasn’t made a gaming-focused acquisition since Voodoo, but it’s clearly ready to branch out. The company has reached a deal to buy Kingston-owned HyperX for $425 million. The move ideally boosts HP’s PC division by giving it a wide selection of gaming accessories, including keyboards, mice, headsets and microphones. This gives HP access to…

Fossil’s First Cellular Smartwatch Fails to Live Up to Its Promise

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo Samsung and Apple have been making cellular smartwatches for years. But this isn’t about them. This is about how Fossil, the biggest Wear OS wearables maker, has finally, finally released its first cellular smartwatch. Technically speaking, the Fossil Gen 5 LTE isn’t the very first cellular Wear OS watch. Back when Wear…

Amazon’s Luna cloud gaming service is now open to all Fire TV users

Amazon joined Google and NVIDIA in the cloud gaming ring last year with the launch of Luna. However, with the service starting life in early access through a small invite-only trial in the US, rollout has been slow. But, four months after its launch, Luna is now taking another small step toward expanding its audience….

NASA wants to play a big part in the development of electric aircraft

While everyone’s eyes are trained on its mission to Mars, NASA is also working to make flights back here on Earth more eco-friendly. By way of a new partnership with the aviation industry, the space agency wants to advance design and modelling tools for future aircraft that use an Electrified Aircraft Propulsion (EAP) system. It’s…

New U.S. Postal Service Delivery Vehicle Design Receives Mixed Reactions Online

Image: USPS Officials at the U.S. Postal Service held a press conference on Tuesday to announce the agency has awarded a $482 million contract to Wisconsin-based Oshkosh Defense for a new fleet of vehicles scheduled to be rolled out in 2023. But the design of the new vehicles has been polarizing to say the least,…