Ryan Reynolds stars in new Apple TV+ original ‘Spirited’

Sep 24, 2022

An Apple Original Christmas film starring Canada’s Ryan Reynolds is hitting the big screen on November 11th and Apple TV+ on November 18th. For some reason, these are called iPosters. Spirited on @AppleTV November 18. pic.twitter.com/1GLMK9YiVX — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) September 23, 2022 The movie also stars Will Ferrell (ugh, hopefully, it’s better than Elf), Octavia Spencer, Aimee Carrero, PJ Byrne, Sunita Mani and more. The film is a modern musical rendition of Charles Di ...read more

The best gaming headset deals you can get right now

Sep 24, 2022

A good gaming headset is practically a necessity these days. Clean and precise audio is essential for competitive gaming, allowing you to pinpoint your enemies and communicate effectively with your teammates. Moreover, recent developments in spatial audio and virtual surround sound have allowed headsets to meet — and occasionally surpass — more expensive audio setups, allowing even the most budget-conscious gamer to obtain a competitive edge at a fraction of the price. While you could alway ...read more

Why does Logitech have a white Xbox Series X? (Because they put a skin on it.)

Sep 24, 2022

Skip to main content / A white Xbox Series X has been spotted in a Logitech ad Updated Sep 23, 2022, 7:48 PM UTC | If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. A white Xbox Series X has been spotted in an Astro Gaming ad. Image: Astro Gaming (YouTube) Update 3:45PM ET: Per David Perez, the head of communications for gaming at Logitech, the simplest answer is the correct one — he says they simpl ...read more

New on Amazon Prime Video: October 2022

Sep 24, 2022

Every month, Amazon adds several new series and movies to its streaming service, Prime Video, and October 2022 will be no different. Below is everything set to hit and leave Prime Video in Canada. Amazon also shared some featured titles coming to Prime Video Channels, which are add-on channels with additional content for extra subscription fees (they’re noted below): October 2nd Veronica Mars A Quiet Place October 5th The Sound of 007 (Amazon Original) October 6th Reginald the Vampire (A ...read more

New on Crave: October 2022

Sep 24, 2022

Get ready for creepy films and shows this October on Crave Bell has announced that a ton of new content coming to Crave in October (and quite a few TV shows and movies are also leaving the platform). You can check out the full list of items below. Crave subscriptions start at $9.99/month for a Mobile plan, which includes access to HBO content. A $19.99/month Crave Total subscription is required to stream this content on Crave’s supported devices, like Android, iOS, Apple TV ...read more

The US wants to become a hydrogen production powerhouse

Sep 24, 2022

Ramping up production of hydrogen fuel is now a high priority for the Biden administration as it tries to put an end to the fossil fuel pollution causing climate change. The Department of Energy wants to produce 10 million metric tons of “clean” hydrogen by 2030, according to a draft National Clean Hydrogen Strategy and Roadmap released yesterday. About 10 million metric tons of hydrogen is already produced in the US each year, but that’s mostly “gray” hydrogen made with dirty natura ...read more

Fitbit users will need to sign in with a Google account starting in 2023

Sep 24, 2022

Fitbit accounts will stick around until "at least early 2025," and then it's all Google, all the time Google acquired Fitbit in 2021, but until recently, it would have been easy to miss that the two were partnered up. It was only recently that the ‘Fitbit by Google’ branding rolled out, shortly after the company launched new wearables. Unfortunately, it won’t stay this way for long. 9to5Google spotted a new Fitbit support website that dives into the details of switching to ...read more

Pixel Watch design showcased in new Google video

Sep 24, 2022

This is the best look yet at the company's upcoming smart watch Google dropped the closest look yet at its upcoming Pixel Watch wearable. A 51 second video posted to the ‘Made by Google’ YouTube channel shows off the watch from several angles and with several watch faces. Called “The Design of Google Pixel Watch,” the short video really only includes about 30 seconds of actual Pixel Watch footage, with the rest of the video showing the Google logo and a collection of the compa ...read more

NY AG tries to explain how Apple’s free Yankees stream is worse than cable TV

Sep 24, 2022

Skip to main content / New York Attorney General Letitia James called for tonight’s potentially historic Yankees game to be available on cable even though you can watch it for free thanks to Apple. Sep 23, 2022, 11:04 PM UTC | Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images Yankees star Aaron Judge could break a home run record at Friday’s game against the Boston Red Sox, and you’ll be able to watch the game for free through Apple TV’s Friday Night Baseball b ...read more

I used OpenAI’s new tech to transcribe audio right on my laptop

Sep 24, 2022

OpenAI, the company behind image-generation and meme-spawning program DALL-E and the powerful text autocomplete engine GPT-3, has launched a new, open-source neural network meant to transcribe audio into written text (via TechCrunch ). It’s called Whisper, and the company says it “approaches human level robustness and accuracy on English speech recognition” and that it can also automatically recognize, transcribe, and translate other languages like Spanish, Italian, and Japanese. As someo ...read more