Dell launches new G7 gaming laptop

Dell launches new G7 gaming laptop

Dell announced a number of new gaming PCs and peripherals today, including an RGB keyboard, a curved monitor, and even a desktop. But the highlight is the G7, Dell’s newest midrange gaming laptop. The G7 will come in two sizes: 15 inches and 17 inches. The laptop has received a stylish new redesign from previous … Read more

Apple Watch Series 5 is back to $299 after WWDC announcements

Apple Watch Series 5 is back to $299 after WWDC announcements

Buy Apple Watch Series 5 at Walmart – $299 One of watchOS 7’s biggest updates will be sleep tracking — something that’s been a glaring omission from the Apple Watch for years. Users can set wind-down times, and the watch will monitor sleep quality based on micro-movements. It will also vibrate — gently at first … Read more

Beidou, China’s GPS alternative, is now complete

Beidou, China's GPS alternative, is now complete

China’s own global navigation system is now complete. Today, the country launched the last of the satellites that comprise its Beidou Navigation Satellite System, CNBC reports. Beidou has long been seen as an alternative to the US government-owned Global Positioning System (GPS), and it’s part of a larger push to increase China’s tech influence globally. … Read more

Segway will stop making its iconic self-balancing scooter

Segway will stop making its iconic self-balancing scooter

It’s the end of an unusual era in transportation. Fast Company has learned that the Segway brand will stop producing the Segway PT (Personal Transporter) at its Bedford, New Hampshire plant, where most production has taken place, on July 15th. The move will result in 25 people being laid off, and reflects the long-term struggles … Read more

iOS 14 appears to show Dark Sky integration after Apple purchase

iOS 14 appears to show Dark Sky integration after Apple purchase

Apple purchased popular weather application Dark Sky earlier this year, and with iOS 14, the company already seems to be integrating features from Dark Sky directly into its own native weather app, according to the company’s iOS 14 preview page. One of the most telling new features is “a minute‑by‑minute chart that shows the intensity … Read more

Chicken Run sequel coming to Netflix, Aardman teases plot

Chicken Run sequel coming to Netflix, Aardman teases plot

Over two decades later, Chicken Run is getting a sequel. A follow-up to the 2000 stop-motion animated comedy has been whispered about for years, but during a Making of panel at Annecy International Animation Film Festival, directors at Aardman Studios announced a partnership with Netflix that would finally realize the sequel. Netflix confirmed the news … Read more

Acer’s new ConceptD PCs are for creatives on a budget

Acer's new ConceptD PCs are for creatives on a budget

The ConceptD 3 Ezel should reach North America in August starting at $1,500, or just over half the price of its ConceptD 7 equivalent. You’ll have to wait longer for the ConceptD 3 Notebook, which ships in October for $1,000. There’s also a more affordable, small form factor ConceptD 100 desktop with 9th-gen Intel Core … Read more