Nathan Landale

The Technology for The Next Generation

Computer, Gadget & Technology

NASA scraps its VIPER project that aimed to look for ice on the moon

NASA’s Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover or VIPER was going to look for water ice at the moon’s south pole. The agency was hoping that it could help answer important questions, such as where water is on the moon and…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rockets are grounded after an in-flight failure

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket experienced an engine failure after it launched late Thursday night from the Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. The mission, Starlink Group 9-3, was carrying Starlink satellites and failed to reignite its upper second stage after…

Bluetti is offering fantastic deals on its power stations – but not for long

Are you in the market for a power station suitable for camping, off-grid adventures, or as a dependable backup during power outages or other emergencies? Whether you’re exploring the great outdoors or preparing for unexpected situations, the right power station…

How to move a smart home

Moving can be a huge headache. Throw in a bunch of connected gadgets you need to factory-reset or uninstall, and things get even more painful. Deciding what to do with your smart home when you move adds a whole other…

Amazon revives the Echo Spot smart alarm clock and swiftly discounts it by 44 percent

As early Prime Day deals continue to become available, Amazon has revealed an all-new Echo Spot ahead of the shopping event. It’s very much like the original Echo Spot that came out in 2017 and was discontinued two years later…

You can get Amazon’s new Echo Spot alarm clock at 40% off through Prime Day

Amazon Amazon is going all out for Prime Day 2024, including launching a new Echo speaker that will be 40% off until after the sales event next week. The new Echo Spot is a smart alarm clock that looks like…

Get a Walmart+ membership for half off right now. Here’s how

Get a Walmart+ membership for half off right now. Walmart/ZDNET Summer is here, and the seasonal savings are heating up. Plus, with Amazon Prime Day right around the corner, there’s no better time to scour the internet for deals, discounts,…

The Playdate makes a surprisingly good e-reader

From the Boox Palma to the Light Phone 2, it seems that everyone is looking for distraction-free reading, if only they had the right device. I don’t blame them: every time I pull out my phone to mindlessly scroll, I…

The FTC is investigating PC manufacturers who scare you away from your right to repair

Ever seen one of those “warranty void if removed” stickers covering the screw holes on a gadget? Today, the FTC is reminding ASRock, Gigabyte, and Zotac that they’re illegal. In fact, the FTC sent letters to ASRock, Gigabyte, and Zotac…

Early Prime Day deals bring the Samsung Galaxy S9+ tablet down to a record-low price

Investing in a new tablet can be costly but early Prime Day deals are making it a bit more reasonable. Ahead of Amazon Prime Day, the online marketplace has discounted Samsung’s Galaxy S9+ tablet by 25 percent, bringing its cost…