Nathan Landale

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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…

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…

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…

Early Prime Day deals discount the Bose QuietComfort II earbuds to a record-low price on Amazon

Amazon Prime Day 2024 is nearly here, but there are already a bunch of solid early Prime Day deals available on tech products in the lead-up. Bose items are among the deals: you can grab this quality set of active…

Galaxy Z Fold 6, Watch Ultra, Galaxy Ring and everything else to expect

The summer is usually a quiet time for tech news but Samsung is about to shake things up a bit. The next Samsung Unpacked event is set for July 10. It will take place in Paris at 3PM local time,…

One of our favorite cordless vacuums is $175 off at Amazon

No, vacuums aren’t the most exciting thing to buy, but they do make life a lot better — especially if you have a pet. A clean house can be a bit cheaper right now thanks to a 30 percent discount…

Elon Musk deepfakes are pushing crypto giveaways

It’s been a weekend of crypto scams, hacks and deepfake chaos. Late on Friday, someone hacked 50 Cent’s accounts to push memecoin GUNIT and made off with millions. The exact amount is unclear; Fiddy himself wrote on Instagram, “whoever did…

The biggest announcements from Nintendo Direct

Nintendo sidestepped sharing the spotlight with all the other gaming companies at Summer Game Fest last week, promising its own Direct later in June. And that happened yesterday, teasing a lot of new games with Nintendo favorites. Mario games, yes….

Anker’s magnetic charging gear is up to 50 percent off right now

It has hit that time of year when all the rinky-dink chargers I bought have given up, and it’s time to invest in some quality options. I’m personally a big fan of Anker, so it’s exciting that Amazon is currently…

You might need to upgrade your Apple TV box to keep watching Netflix

Heads up for those of you who are clinging onto a second- or third-gen box: you’ll need to upgrade soon if you want to keep watching through your set-top box. Netflix is ending support for those devices on July 31….