SpaceX Starship SN9 could take flight as soon as Thursday

This is the nose of Starship SN8. Elon Musk The latest SpaceX Starship prototype could finally get off the ground Thursday from Elon Musk's rocket development facility on the Texas Gulf coast.Musk's new Mars rocket iteration, which is identified by the serial number SN9, underwent a series of test fires and had a few of…

Facebook, Reddit receive low marks for Holocaust denial content

Facebook has been under pressure to combat more hate speech. Angela Lang/CNET Facebook, Reddit, Discord and Steam received low grades from the Anti-Defamation League on Wednesday for the handling of Holocaust denial content on their platforms. The ADL issued the report to coincide with International Holocaust Remembrance Day.The ADL, an advocacy group focused on fighting…

The best air mattress for 2021: SoundAsleep, REI and more compared

You never know when an air mattress might come in handy for a good night's sleep. Maybe you have family coming to stay for a week and don't have space in your home office for a regular bed. While it should generally be considered a last resort, it's not a bad idea to have an air…

Best resume writing service for 2021

More than 40 million American workers have filed jobless claims since mid-March, after the coronavirus pandemic brought the country to a standstill. Whether you lost your job, are a recent graduate or are looking to make a career change, you don't have to go it alone -- you could utilize a professional resume writing service before…

Best college laptop for 2021: Apple, Microsoft, Dell and more

For most students, one of the most significant investments they'll make is also the primary academic tool they'll need: a laptop. You can find a passable entry-level laptop with an adequate display, battery life, graphics card and hard drive for less than $300, but spending a few hundred more on the right laptop for your needs can yield…

Xbox, PCs and gaming drive AMD and Microsoft’s revenues

The PC, Windows, and console sales elevated both AMD and Microsoft. Microsoft Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Microsoft’s Xbox was the thread joining Microsoft and AMD on Wednesday, as both companies reported stellar quarterly profits and revenues that benefited from the “stay at…

Report: Surface Laptop 4’s major change will just be its Tiger...

As with the recent Surface Pro 7+ refresh, Microsoft isn't changing anything on the outside. Mark Hachman / IDG Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Microsoft’s next-gen Surface Laptop 4 will follow Microsoft’s recent trend of upgrading internal components more often than external features.…

Intel’s debut Iris Xe graphics cards are headed to prebuilt PCs...

Updated Intel will sell a discrete desktop GPU aimed at mainstream users and small businesses. Intel Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Either the GPU shortage really is that bad, or maybe Intel’s DG1 is really that good, because the company announced Tuesday morning…

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 mobile review: The fastest laptop GPU just...

It's not a desktop equivalent, but it hammers RTX 2080. Nvidia Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Table of Contents Show More The only real problem with Nvidia’s new GeForce RTX 30-series laptops is its stunning RTX 30-series desktop cousins.No matter how impressively fast…

Ryzen 5000 mobile review: AMD wins big in laptops

AMD's Zen 3-based Ryzen 5000 chips put the screws to Core i7 laptops. Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors Table of Contents Show More AMD’s new Ryzen 5000 mobile CPU has arrived with a bang. Its predecessor, Ryzen 4000, reset the bar for what…

Envisioning better health outcomes for all

The current covid-19 pandemic has shined the spotlight on longstanding health inequities for people of color. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, compared to the general United States population, African Americans are 1.4 times more likely to contract the coronavirus, and 2.8 times more likely to die from covid-19. Similarly, Native Americans…

Digital innovation in the pharmaceuticals and chemicals industries

Over the past two or three years, the pace of digital transformation is increasing thanks to the improved performance, power, and adaptability of tools, and investments in cloud computing, data architecture, and visualization technologies. There are also an increasing number of use cases for machine learning and, in future, quantum computing, which will accelerate the…