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Airbnb agrees to share data for over 17,000 NYC listings

24 min 57 sec ago
Airbnb and New York City are inching closer to making peace over data sharing. To start, the home rental outfit has reached an agreement to hand over semi-anonymized host and reservation data for over 17,000 listings in the city. It's also providin...

Moog museum tells the history of popular synthesized music

1 hour 30 min ago
There's no doubt that Bob Moog had a massive influence on music by making synthesizers popular and accessible, and now there's a dedicated place to pay homage to his legacy. The Bob Moog Foundation has opened the Moogseum, a museum in Asheville, Nort...

Grindr's owner gave staff access to sensitive user data

2 hours 33 min ago
When the US pushed Grindr's owner to sell the app over national security concerns, it made only vague allusions to what might have prompted the decision. Now, however, the situation is clearer. Reuters sources have claimed that Beijing Kunlun trigg...

The best ergonomic keyboard

3 hours 35 min ago
By Melanie Pinola This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to ergonomic keyboards. Er...

A parent's guide to teaching internet common sense

4 hours 35 min ago
Being a good digital citizen means being a responsible one: educating yourself and your kids about the digital world, participating in it in positive ways, questioning it and using technology as a tool to make the world a bit brighter (and not in som...

Netflix acquires Cannes Film Festival's Grand Prix winner

5 hours 36 min ago
Netflix isn't done pushing back against Cannes for rejecting its movies -- if anything, it's escalating the fight. The company has acquired international rights for two winners at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, with its crown jewel being Mati Diop's...

After Math: What's the holdup?

6 hours 35 min ago
This week's theme is waiting. Sonic the Hedgehog fans will have to do three months of it after complaining about Sonic's oddly human teeth, while Julian Assange won't have to do any more to know what charges the Feds are leveling at him. Let's get st...

Intel's Core i9-9900KS CPU can run all eight cores at 5GHz

7 hours 5 min ago
It wouldn't be Computex if Intel didn't have some sort of geek-friendly CPU reveals. This time around, it's the Core i9-9900KS, a "special edition" upgrade of its flagship 9900K. The biggest improvement? It'll be able to reach 5GHz boost speeds acros...

Intel's 10nm 'Ice Lake' CPUs can actually run games well in 1080p

7 hours 5 min ago
In December, Intel promised that its upcoming 10nm laptop CPUs will feature integrated graphics with over a teraflop worth of computing power. Ahead of its Computex keynote later this week, the company gave us a better sense of what that improvement...

We’re live from Computex 2019 in Taipei!

8 hours 5 min ago
Every summer, the PC industry descends on the capital of Taiwan to show off the latest in components, laptops and gaming gear. It's an opportunity for us to see the shape of things to come, and get excited about how much more powerful our machines ar...

Poland challenges EU's new copyright law over censorship fears

13 hours 10 min ago
The EU's contentious copyright law is already facing some opposition from one of its existing members. Poland has submitted a complaint to the European Court of Justice arguing that the law's requirement for filtering content had the potential for c...

Mac security hole reportedly lets attackers bypass app safeguards

Sat, 2019-05-25 22:30
Apple may have another Gatekeeper security flaw on its hands. Researcher Filippo Cavallarin has detailed a macOS vulnerability that he said would let attackers install malware without the usual permission request. As Gatekeeper considers network sh...

Fiat Chrysler may strike Renault deal to survive changing car industry

Sat, 2019-05-25 20:38
Fiat Chrysler hasn't been on the cutting edge of automotive change as of late. Unless you count concepts like the Centoventi, the company hasn't done much with EVs -- and its support for autonomy mostly involves supplying minivans to Waymo. The aut...

Alexa's intercom-like broadcasts come to more non-Echo devices

Sat, 2019-05-25 19:02
Amazon has slowly been expanding the circle of devices that can use Alexa Announcements, but now it's throwing the gates wide open. The company has made the intercom-like feature available to any device with Alexa support built-in -- you could use y...

Leak shows Microsoft's very purple 'Fortnite' Xbox One S

Sat, 2019-05-25 17:40
Microsoft's rumored Fortnite Xbox One appears to be real... and it wouldn't just be a basic software bundle. WinFuture claims to have obtained images and details of the system, and the Xbox One S variant would come in a very, very conspicuous "Gradi...

'Dauntless' success leads to hours-long wait times across platforms

Sat, 2019-05-25 16:37
The launch of Phoenix Labs' co-op hunting RPG Dauntless was such a huge success, the developer has announced that the game attracted 4 million players in just a couple of days. In fact, the game drummed up so much interest that Phoenix Labs had a har...

Apple Watch ECG is coming to Canada 'as quickly as possible'

Sat, 2019-05-25 15:35
Canucks won't have to sit on the sidelines while their Apple Watch-toting friends in the US, Europe and Hong Kong perform electrocardiograms. Apple has confirmed that it's bringing the Watch Series 4's ECG app and irregular heart rhythm detection to...

Ransomware attacks in US cities are using a stolen NSA tool

Sat, 2019-05-25 14:31
The ransomware attacks in Baltimore and other US cities appear to have a common thread: they're using NSA tools on the agency's home soil. In-the-know security experts talking to the New York Times said the malware in the cyberattacks is using the NS...

Overwatch League commissioner leaves to head competitive 'Fortnite'

Sat, 2019-05-25 13:32
If it wasn't already apparent that Epic Games is serious about competitive Fortnite, it is now. The company has confirmed that it hired Overwatch League commissioner Nate Nanzer (shown at middle) to oversee Fortnite esports at Epic. The chief of Ac...

Recommended Reading: Undercover moms battle autism 'cure' on Facebook

Sat, 2019-05-25 12:30
Parents are poisoning their children with bleach to 'cure' autism. These moms are trying to stop it. Brandy Zadrozny, NBC News Don't believe everything you read on the internet, especially in 2019. An autism "cure" is currently making the rounds i...

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