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Ripples Reveal Ancient Global Megafloods on Mars

Mars from Hubble: Astronomers took advantage of a rare close approach by Mars in 2001. When the Red Planet was just 43 million miles away, Hubble snapped this picture with the WFPC2. It has a surface resolution of just 10 … Continue reading

Apple HomePod Mini review: Apple’s $99 smart speaker needs to be either better or cheaper

Apple’s new, cheaper HomePod is a tough smart speaker to nail down. On the one hand, the HomePod Mini boasts impressive audio quality for its size. On the other hand, it doesn’t sound as good as other smart speakers in … Continue reading

Ring Mailbox Sensor Review: With this gadget, the postman needn’t ring at all

Winter is coming, and that means your trip to the mailbox is about to get a bit nasty. And the only thing worse than trudging to the mailbox in the rain or snow is having to do it twice because … Continue reading

The Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro is now available as a stand-alone product

Vivint Smart Home specializes in custom-installed smart home and home security systems, and its Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro is one of our favorite products in its category, garnering a TechHive Editors’ Choice award earlier this year. Until now, however, it … Continue reading

ET: Dell U4320Q UltraSharp 43-Inch 4K Monitor for $710, Roku Streaming Stick+ for $29

Today you can get your hands on a 4K 43-inch Dell monitor that is available with hundreds cut off its retail price. Dell Ultrasharp U4320Q 43-Inch 4K USB-C Monitor for $710.99 from Dell with promo code STAND4SMALL (Regularly $1,049.99) Roku … Continue reading

PS5 Outperforms Xbox Series X in Tests as Sony Promises More Consoles

Two pieces of news on the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X today. First, ongoing performance reviews of the two consoles continue to find that the PS5 outperforms the XSX in specific game modes, and sometimes in entire titles. As … Continue reading

SpaceX Plans High-Altitude Starship Test Next Week

SpaceX is preparing for the next major milestone in the development of its next-gen Starship spacecraft. Following a successful static fire test this week, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has announced on Twitter that the company wants to perform a high-altitude … Continue reading

Entertain Yourself at Home with these DIY Projects on Black Friday Sale

Do it yourself projects are a great way to pass the time as we all stay safer than home. Less trendy than tie-dying a sweatshirt and more satisfactory than finishing that old boring puzzle, there are tons of DIY projects … Continue reading

PS5 Temperature Measurements Reveal Potential Trouble Spot

There’s some evidence that the PlayStation 5 may get very hot in one specific place while gaming, and while this seems to be causing no problems at the moment, gamers who live in hot climates and/or lack air conditioning should … Continue reading

Intel Tops Semiconductor Revenue, as TSMC, Nvidia, and AMD Vault Upwards

Samsung’s Austin foundry IC Insights has released its annual semiconductor rankings for 2020, and frankly they’re pretty interesting this year. At the top of the market there’s Intel, with an estimated $74.894B in revenue this year, a 4 percent growth … Continue reading