• Jabra's Elite 7 Pro earbuds drop to a record low of $140

    Amazon has been busy dropping prices on its own products ahead of Prime Day and several other manufacturers are getting in on the action too One of them is audio brand Jabra Its Elite 7 Pro noise-canceling earbuds have dropped to $140 on Amazon That's 30 percent off the regular price of $200 It's also the lowest price we've seen to date for the titanium black model Buy Jabra Elite Pro 7 at Amazon - $140Jabra announced the true wireless earbuds last August They were pegged as a successor to...

  • The best streaming boxes and sticks you can buy

    If you're in the market for a new streaming device, chances are you want to improve your home entertainment experience Maybe you've been relying on your phone or tablet for binge-watch sessions, or perhaps your TV's built-in operating system just isn't cutting it anymore Streaming dongles and set-top boxes are ubiquitous at this point, but sussing out the differences between them can be challenging Plus, they're not the only gadgets that can deliver your latest Netflix obsession to your TV...

  • European Union passes landmark laws to rein in big tech

    Today, after months of negotiations and procedural hurdles, the European Union has passed a pair of landmark bills designed to rein in Big Tech’s power The Digital Markets Act and Digital Services Act are intended to promote fairer competition, improve privacy protection, as well as banning both the use of some of the more egregious forms of targeted advertising and misleading practices The Digital Services Act, for instance, focuses on online platforms like Facebook, Amazon and Google They...

  • The ASUS ROG Phone 6 has a ‘wireless’ thermoelectric cooler add-on

    Following the ROG Phone 5 and 5s, ASUS decided to skip Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 in favor of the more efficient 8+ Gen 1, which brings us to the new ROG Phone 6 series today — almost a year after the 5s In a nutshell, this beastly gaming phone is all about its faster 165Hz 6 78-inch display, 720Hz touch sampling rate, up to 18GB of RAM, up to 512GB of storage, bigger 6,000mAh battery, enlarged internal cooling system and IPX4 splash resistance, in addition to its handy ultrasonic triggers...

  • England’s health service will use drones to deliver vital chemotherapy drugs

    The UK’s National Health Service has announced that it will test delivering vital chemotherapy drugs via drone to the Isle of Wight The body has partnered with Apian, a drone technology startup founded by former NHS doctors and former Google employees Test flights are due to begin shortly, and it’s hoped that the system will reduce journey times for the drugs, cut costs and enable cancer patients to receive treatment far more locally The Isle of Wight is an island two miles off the south coast...

  • The Morning After: Xiaomi's flagship phone has a Leica camera with a massive one-inch sensor

    Just six months after its last flagship launch, Xiaomi has announced another one The Xiaomi 12S Ultra packs a massive one-inch, 50 3-megapixel Sony IMX989 main sensor And unlike the Sony Xperia Pro-I, the Xiaomi 12S Ultra apparently uses the entirety of its one-inch sensor And the camera unit itself? Well, it looks gigantic XiaomiInside, there’s a Leica Summicron 1:1 9-4 1 / 13-120 ASPH camera system that combines three rear cameras: a 50 3-megapixel main camera (23mm, f/1 9), along with the...

  • Geely buys majority stake in troubled phone maker Meizu

    Chinese car giant Geely has purchased a majority stake in the now-small smartphone maker Meizu Bloomberg reports that Meizu will be run as an independent company under Xingli Technology, another tech brand under Geely’s umbrella That said, the pair are expected to work together on new products, and Xingli has already expressed plans to make a big splash in the AR/VR space If you’ve been reading Engadget for long enough, you’ll have likely seen Meizu’s early rise at the dawn of the smartphone...

  • The latest Apple TV 4K is $150 right now

    With so many streaming services now available, finding the right box or dongle to view them on can be a challenge Apple's own streamer, the uniquely-named Apple TV, is one of the best on the market, but its price can often put people off With Prime Day just days away, Amazon has dropped the price of both the 32GB and 64GB models, dropping them by $29 to $150 and $170, respectively That's not quite the low of $130 we saw last month for the 32GB version, but it's a great price nonetheless Buy...

  • Crosby, Stills and Nash return to Spotify after COVID-19 misinformation boycott

    The music of Crosby, Stills and Nash is once again available to stream on Spotify In February, the supergroup left the platform to protest Spotify’s inaction against Joe Rogan, who was accused of spreading COVID-19 misinformation through his podcast According to Billboard, the trio plan to donate their Spotify earnings to COVID-19 charities for “at least a month ”Crosby, Stills and Nash were among a handful of musicians who left Spotify in response to Rogan’s interview with vaccine skeptic Dr ...

  • NASA's CAPSTONE satellite breaks from Earth's orbit and heads toward the Moon

    NASA's grand plan to take humans back to the Moon for the first time in over half a century has taken another step forward The 55-pound CAPSTONE (Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment) cubesat has broken free of Earth's orbit and is on its way to the Moon Rocket Lab launched CAPSTONE on an Electron rocket from New Zealand last week Following six days of orbit-raising burns to build up enough speed, the pathfinding satellite set out toward the...

  • Hacker claims they stole police data on a billion Chinese citizens

    A hacker (or group of hackers) claims to have stolen data on a billion Chinese citizens from a Shanghai police database According to Bloomberg, the hacker is attempting to sell 23 terabytes of data for 10 bitcoin, which is worth just over $198,000 at the time of writing The data includes names, addresses, birthplaces, national IDs and phone numbers The Wall Street Journal reports that the hacker provided a sample of the data, which included crime reports dating as far back as 1995 Reporters...

  • Amazon starts making deliveries by e-bike and on foot in London

    Amazon has started delivering packages by cargo e-bike and on foot in the UK for the first time as it makes more progress toward its climate goals The company has opened a micromobility hub in central London The company says the walkers and e-bikes will make more than a million deliveries a year from the hub in Hackney It claims those trips will replace thousands of van deliveries  At the outset, the e-bikes and on-foot couriers will be in service across more than a tenth of the city's ultra...