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Chadwick Boseman played icons — and then became one

Chadwick Boseman played icons — and then became one
Few young actors working in American movies today have the gravitas to play a fabled baseball god or an exalted R&B singer or a future Supreme Court justice or the honorable king of Wakanda.But in the span of just seven years, Chadwick Boseman played all those roles and more, cementing his status as one of…

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s installation process is the worst thing ever designed...

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s installation process is the worst thing ever designed by a human.
I’m still in the process of reviewing Microsoft Flight Simulator, although I’m fairly confident in saying that it’s a technological marvel and a decent game to boot. The ability to fly literally anywhere is quite remarkable, the ultimate expression of open-world gaming. Fascinating as the game itself is, however, Flight Sim and I didn’t get…

The Coming Tech Schism in the Post-Pandemic Workplace

The Coming Tech Schism in the Post-Pandemic Workplace
Masked versus mask-less personnel? Dual-base versus single-base employees? What will the business workplace look like when all this is over? No one really knows yet. Distancing has become a pillar of business resilience during the present pandemic. However, no one really knows whether what some are calling “remote-first” workplaces are the hallmark of a coming “new normal.”…

Apex Legends season 6: Release date, new legend, and crafting

Apex Legends season 6: Release date, new legend, and crafting
Apex Legends has reached record-breaking player numbers over the past few months, and with crossplay and the Switch port coming soon, that momentum shouldn’t slow down. Respawn certainly hasn’t slowed down when it comes to new content. Apex Legends season 6 is upon us, and it brings a lot to the game. From the new crafting…

The best games to play with friends online

The best games to play with friends online
Even miles apart, video games allow friends to play, compete, or even just hang out virtually. From visiting your friend’s island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons to teaming up with them to shoot down wasteland baddies in Borderlands 3, we’re rounded up the 11 best games to play with friends online. Further reading All cross-play games Best free…

Fortnite season 3 week 8 challenge guide: Motor Mayhem Time Trial...

Fortnite season 3 week 8 challenge guide: Motor Mayhem Time Trial location
One of the tougher objectives in Fortnite is its season 3 week 8 challenge, which requires you to complete the Motorboat Mayhem trial. There are a few points to cover with this one, like where to find the trial and how to complete it. Unlike a lot of Fortnite‘s weekly challenges, this one will require some…

How to photograph the Perseid meteor shower 2020

How to photograph the Perseid meteor shower 2020
Sometimes, capturing a shooting star on camera is simply a matter of luck. But, often, the stunning shots of stars streaking across the sky is the result of planning, schlepping gear to a cool location, and understanding how to use a camera in low light. The peak of the Perseid meteor shower in August is…

Amazon Echo vs. Echo Plus: Which is better?

Amazon Echo vs. Echo Plus: Which is better?
If you’re looking for a larger Echo speaker, the Echo and Echo Plus are two great options. The flagship third-gen Echo and its cousin, the second-gen Echo Plus, may look the same, but they are different under the hood.  What are the differences between the Echo and Echo Plus speakers, and which is the better…

Best free games to play right now

Best free games to play right now
Between the prices of consoles (or a PC) and the games themselves, gaming can quickly become an expensive hobby. Luckily, playing games doesn’t always require dropping tons of cash on the latest releases, as the free-to-play model continues to boom. These titles allow you to download and play a game at absolutely no cost, and…

How to use iCloud for backups on your iPhone, iPad, or...

How to use iCloud for backups on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac
Anyone immersed in the Apple ecosystem can readily access iCloud for no extra charge, but there are a few tricks to learn to make the most of it. Apple’s iCloud is not an application, but rather an application suite, one that’s directly baked into the framework of nearly all Apple products. It’s designed to be…

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra vs. iPhone 11 Pro Max: Titanic...

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra vs. iPhone 11 Pro Max: Titanic flagships clash
Like last year, Samsung has launched two new Galaxy Note phones. And this year, the Note 20 is joined by the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. Samsung’s new and gorgeous phablet is aimed at anyone who wants a high-powered phone with all the mod cons, including the S Pen, the powerful Snapdragon 865 Plus, and…

A Canadian ice shelf has collapsed into giant ice islands

A Canadian ice shelf has collapsed into giant ice islands
Over the weekend, the Canadian Arctic’s last intact ice shelf collapsed, turning into two ice islands. Scientists say warmer air temperatures and a lack of sea ice contributed to the breakup. “These ice shelves are able to break up now because of the lack of pressure of sea ice against the sides of these ice…