Basalt plans to hack a defunct satellite to install its space-specific OS
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​[[{“value”:” Space startup Basalt Technologies started in a shed behind a Los Angeles dentist’s office, but things have escalated quickly: soon it will try to hack a derelict satellite and install its space-specific OS.  The startup’s cofounder, Alex Choi, found himself living in said shed after suddenly getting kicked out of his MIT dorm due […]

Bring home an unlocked Google Pixel 7 for 41% off at Woot
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​[[{“value”:” SAVE $245: As of May 30, get the Google Pixel 7 for $354.99, down from its normal price of $599.99. That’s a discount of 41%. Opens in a new window Credit: Woot! Google Pixel 7 $354.99 at Woot $599.99 Save $245.00 Get Deal Is your smartphone a little lackluster when it comes to taking […]

US lawmakers express ‘serious concern’ to NLRB about fired Google contractors
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​[[{“value”:” Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge More than 40 people working on the YouTube Music content operations team were fired in February, about a year after going on strike. On Thursday, 46 Democratic members of Congress sent a letter to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) urging the agency to act quickly on […]

Sonos smart speakers and soundbars are up to 25 percent off for Father’s Day
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​[[{“value”:” The Sonos Move 2 comes in an olive color as well as the standard white and black. | Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Sonos hype may be high right now thanks to the impending launch of the Ace headphones, but its tried-and-true speakers and soundbars are where the deals are at. Now […]

Amazon’s Prime Air delivery drones can fly even farther after FAA approval
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​[[{“value”:” Image: Amazon Amazon is getting FAA approval to fly its Prime Air drones farther than ever before. The agency has granted Amazon permission to operate package delivery drones beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS), which is farther than a human can see. It’s a milestone that could be a huge boon to the company’s […]

How to watch ‘Challengers’ at home: When and where is it streaming?
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​[[{“value”:” Quick links: How to watch ‘Challengers’ online WATCH AT A LATER DATE Prime Video Free for 30 days, then starting at $8.99 per month Get Deal WATCH IMMEDIATELY Rent on Prime Video $12.74 at Amazon (save $2.25) Get Deal Challengers has set the internet aflame with its sexy love triangle drama. As Mashable Tech […]

Former teen model co-created app Frich to help Gen Z be more realistic about finances
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​[[{“value”:” As a teen model, Katrin Kaurov became financially independent at a young age. Aleksandra Medina, whom she met at NYU Abu Dhabi, also learned to manage money early on. The pair bonded as students over what they viewed as a lack of a space for open conversations for people their age to have around […]

Autobiographer’s app uses AI to help you tell your life story
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​[[{“value”:” Can an AI help you tell your story? That’s the idea behind a startup called Autobiographer, which leverages AI technology to engage users in meaningful conversations about the events in their lives and how they felt about them, and then turns those into prose, effectively creating your own autobiography. The startup is dabbling in […]

Perplexity AI’s new feature will turn your searches into shareable pages
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​[[{“value”:” AI-powered summaries of webpages are a feature that you will find in many AI-centric tools these days. The next step for some of these tools is to prepare detailed and well-formatted web pages for your search queries. The Arc browser is doing this to some extent through its Arc Search app. Apple is rumored […]

How to watch Sony’s PlayStation State of Play
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​[[{“value”:” Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge It seems that the summer of live gaming events is kicking off a little earlier than expected. Sony joined the festivities by announcing its next State of Play showcase, which will air a full week before the busy Summer Game Fest period kicks off. This will be […]