A leaked Tomb Raider script is looking pretty legit now that Square Enix DMCA’d it

Sep 24, 2022

Ever heard of the Streisand effect? It’s when someone tries to suppress information, only to wind up spreading it even further than it might have otherwise traveled. For example: Last week, I might have been skeptical if you told me a podcaster got their hands on a casting script for the next Tomb Raider game — one which reveals that a older, lonely Lara Croft may dodge lasers in a “gravity tomb” and engage in a romance with another female character. But if you also told me that the h ...read more

OnePlus 10T Review: A perfect 10T?

Sep 24, 2022

OnePlus is in its element when it designs phones that hit the price/performance sweet spot The Pros Solid 10-bit screen Great battery life/charging Top of the line haptics The Cons RIP Alert Slider Macro camera is weird feels plasticky The OnePlus 10T is the best competitor to the Pixel 6 to hit the market yet, and it blows away Google’s smartphone in a few departments. That said, missing features and extra add-ons give the Pixel an edge over the 10T in o ...read more

The best Chromebook for 2022

Sep 24, 2022

If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. The best Chromebooks aren’t just laptops that run a few Google apps anymore. Chromebooks can cover a wide variety of computing needs now, and a good Chrome OS laptop or two-in-one can be more useful than a mediocre Windows or MacOS laptop. That’s why our pick for the best Chromebook of 2022 is the Acer Chromebook Spin 713, which does just about everything right. The best Chromebooks from comp ...read more

The Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience coming to Toronto on Oct. 6

Sep 24, 2022

Tickets for the event start at $54 Attention, Bridgerton fans in Toronto! Netflix is bringing the exclusive Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience inspired by the series to Toronto on Thursday, October 6th, 2022. “The Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience is an immersive Regency-era ball with period costumes and stunning decor. Enjoy music inspired by the Bridgerton soundtrack and be captivated by the performances around you in this interactive experience,” reads the event ...read more

Facebook’s shuttering its live shopping feature to focus on Reels

Sep 24, 2022

Facebook is shutting down live shopping, its QVC-like livestream feature that lets creators broadcast and sell products to an audience (via TechCrunch ). The feature will officially shut down on October 1st, and Facebook says it’s part of the company’s initiative to shift focus to Reels. “As consumers’ viewing behaviors are shifting to short-form video, we are shifting our focus to Reels on Facebook and Instagram, Meta’s short-form video product,” Facebook explains. Although live s ...read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Canadian pricing, charging details leak

Sep 24, 2022

Pricing ranges from $349 to $559, depending on the model More details about Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 5 and 5 Pro have emerged ahead of next week’s Unpacked event, where the company is widely expected to launch the wearable alongside new foldable smartphones. Details include the Canadian pricing for the smartwatch, plus information about charging capabilities. According to leaker @SnoopyTech, the Galaxy Watch 5 models will have the following prices in Canada (as an aside, it’s ...read more

The best Chromebook deals you can get right now

Sep 24, 2022

If you’re looking for an affordable laptop alternative, Chromebooks are a great option to consider. Yet there are several kinds on the market these days, and it can be overwhelming to pick the right for you and your needs. Some are better suited for basic work tasks, for example, while some of the higher-end models can even rival some of the best laptops you can buy. Moreover, just because one Chromebook has more features than the other doesn’t mean it’s the right one for you or the best ...read more

Some Bell customers in the GTA reporting mobile internet outage

Sep 24, 2022

Some Bell customers seem to be experiencing a service outage. Downdetector, Ookla’s outage-tracking website, received 141 reports of an outage just before 1pm ET today, a majority of them (57 percent) related to mobile internet. The outage seems to largely impact the Greater Toronto Area but has also been reported in Ottawa, Kitchener, Montreal, and Calgary. The website has also received an increased number of outage reports from Virgin Plus, Bell’s flanker brand. The website reported 95 o ...read more

Amazon iPhone accessory sale discounts phone cases by 50 percent

Sep 24, 2022

The Apple store on Amazon is currently offering a bunch of iPhone accessories, including phone cases, sleeves and AirTag loops on sale. Check out the deals below: Apple iPhone Xs Silicone Case – Pink Sand: $27.50 (regularly $55) Apple iPhone Xs Max Silicone Case – Black: $28.50 (regularly $55) Apple iPhone SE (2nd Generation) Silicone Case – Black: $24.50 (regularly $49) Apple iPhone 11 Clear Case: $39.94 (regularly $55) Apple iPhone 11 Pro Silicone Case – Black: $27.50 (regularly ...read more

Lucid Motors will barely make any EVs this year as it slashes production goals again

Sep 24, 2022

Luxury electric vehicle maker Lucid Motors is slashing its production forecast for 2022 for the second time this year. The Newark, California-based company announced it was revising its production expectations to between 6,000 and 7,000 vehicles. Lucid originally said it would make 20,000 vehicles in 2022, but that number was revised in February to 12,000–14,000 vehicles. It was another disappointing turn for the EV maker, which is strongly angling to capture some of Tesla’s market share wi ...read more