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From the Editor’s Desk: The essential truth

This week, Essential’s Andy Rubin previewed the company’s next product, a long, narrow phone thing likely called GEM. It’s intriguing, and given Rubin’s pedigree — he was the mind behind Danger, Android, and the Essential Phone — it was definitely newsworthy. But his preview, echoed by Essential itself shortly thereafter with more official-looking photos, was

Another rocket has taken out part of the Fortnite map

What just happened? What you need to know Another rocket has gone off in Fortnite, and combined with the meteor, sparked what looked to be a massive rift across the game. After lifting every player off of the map, players were thrown into a rift and teleported into a black screen. For now, no new

How to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games on the Oculus Quest

The Oculus Quest recently gained support for over 40 Oculus Go and Gear VR games. It also gained the ability to use several Oculus Go and Gear VR apps. These additions almost double the number of games available on the Oculus Quest. It isn’t tricky to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games on the

This 11-inch Acer Chromebook is just $99.99 today

Those new shiny MacBook Pros are undeniably awesome, but they’re also undeniably expensive, and the truth is that most of us just don’t need that type of processing power in order to get through the day. This Certified Refurbished Acer Chromebook 11″ C740-C4PE 16GB has all the power you need to tackle your everyday computing needs, and

DOOM Eternal is now releasing next March

id Software doubles down on DOOM’s gory renaissance. At E3 2018, id Software announced a new entry in the DOOM franchise. Dubbed DOOM Eternal, it’s a continuation of the 2016 reboot that set the franchise on a new path. Here’s everything you need to know about it. What is DOOM Eternal? Story: What’s going on

The best battery cases for the Galaxy Note 8

Two years out, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is still a great device that lets you get more done — as long as you don’t run out of battery life. If you’ve found your Note 8 battery can’t make it through a full day of use anymore, you might want to consider a battery case

These are the best Alexa-enabled speakers you can buy right now

Alexa, one of the world’s most popular digital assistants, is seemingly everywhere in 2019. Just about everything supports Alexa one way or another, with the most popular way to access the assistant being through smart speakers. We think the Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) is the best overall speaker for everyone, as it strikes a great

EMUI 10 and Android 10 are making their way to the Mate 20 Pro

The Mate 20 Pro is receiving the latest Android release. What you need to know Only some Dutch owners of Mate 20 Pros are receiving the update. It includes the September 2019 security patch. The Mate 20 Pro’s successor, the Mate 30, does not come with Google services due to the US ban on Huawei.