NASA loads Artemis I rocket with fuel in major troubleshooting test

Sep 22, 2022

Skip to main content / There were a few leaks along the way but not too many Sep 21, 2022, 10:20 PM UTC | At the base of the Space Launch System, repair crews work to replace a seal on September 8th, 2022. Photo by NASA / Chad Siwik Today, NASA got its next-generation Moon rocket all tanked up with nowhere to go. Liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen fuel were loaded into the Space Launch System (SLS) today in an hours-long test of its troublesome fuelin ...read more

TikTok banning all monetization features for political accounts

Sep 22, 2022

The company is also trialling mandatory verification for political accounts in the U.S. TikTok is making it harder for politicians to campaign and fundraise on its platform with a new set of rules. The company already had strict rules about the issue but Blake Chandlee, TikTok’s president of global business solutions, says they want to build on them to ensure TikTok remains a “fun” experience. The changes automatically turn off advertising features of accounts associated wit ...read more

Elden Ring was named Game of the Year at the Japan Game Awards

Sep 22, 2022

In conjunction with TGS 2022, the Japan Game Awards presented Elden Ring with the Game of the Year on Sep 15, 2022. Elden Ring was undoubtedly one of 2022’s more noteworthy releases for gamers, as is well knowledge. Elden Ring garnered astounding sales numbers and positive reviews, leading many to feel even in the early months of this year that it ought to be named game of the year. FromSoftware, famed for the critically acclaimed Dark Souls trilogy and other blockbusters like Bloodborn ...read more

NASA loads Artemis I rocket with fuel in major troubleshooting test

Sep 22, 2022

Skip to main content / There were a few leaks along the way but not too many Sep 21, 2022, 10:20 PM UTC | At the base of the Space Launch System, repair crews work to replace a seal on September 8th, 2022. Photo by NASA / Chad Siwik Today, NASA got its next-generation Moon rocket all tanked up with nowhere to go. Liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen fuel were loaded into the Space Launch System (SLS) today in an hours-long test of its troublesome fuelin ...read more

Surface hardware, pricing rumours emerge ahead of possible October event

Sep 22, 2022

Several details emerged about new, upcoming Microsoft Surface devices ahead of an expected announcement in October. According to the details, new Surface computers will sport updated Intel chips and possibly an ARM-based processor too. The news comes from WinFuture (via The Verge ). The rumours focus on a new 2-in-1 device, likely a Surface Pro 9, as well as a new clamshell laptop, likely the Surface Laptop 5. Both of these will likely run 12th Gen Intel CPUs, an upgrade from the 11th Gen CPU ...read more

Microsoft expands Amazon Appstore on Windows 11 to Canada

Sep 22, 2022

Canada and 30 other countries will get access to the Amazon Appstore "within the next few weeks." Microsoft unveiled the Windows 11 2022 Update on Tuesday, which is set to bring several new features to Windows 11 PCs. However, one announcement that flew a little under the radar was that Microsoft was expanding the Amazon Appstore to Canada and other countries. “Today, we are excited to share that within the next few weeks, the Amazon Appstore will expand to 31 countries – incl ...read more

Epson works to advance sustainability and improve communities

Sep 22, 2022

Sydney, 20 September 2022- The COVID-19 virus, which continues to impose restrictions on how we have historically lived, poses a global threat. Yasunori Ogawa, President and Representative Director, CEO of Seiko Epson Corporation, spoke about how the company is dealing with COVID-19, promoting sustainability, and improving communities. The COVID-19 pandemic and climate change are just two instances of the problems in society that we are now dealing with, according to Ogawa. The United Nat ...read more

Framework, Google partner on modular Chromebook

Sep 22, 2022

The Framework Chromebook can be modified, upgraded, or repaired with relative ease Google and Framework, the company behind the modular laptop of the same name, partnered to introduce a ‘Framework Laptop Chromebook Edition.’ That means customers looking to get an upgradable laptop running ChromeOS now have a solid option to consider. The Chromebook Edition comes in grey and sports a “precision formed and milled aluminum housing” with a gear logo on the lid. It weighs in at ...read more

How to customize your iPhone’s app icons

Sep 22, 2022

Skip to main content / By creating your own icons from photos or other art, you can add your individual style to your homepage Updated Sep 21, 2022, 8:55 PM UTC | If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. Illustration by Samar Haddad / The Verge Have you ever wanted to make your iPhone your own, with your individualized style and flair? Sure, you can change your homescreen wallpaper. But if you re ...read more

Apple likely ignored keyboard haptics for years due to battery concerns

Sep 22, 2022

Keyboard haptic 'might affect the battery life of your iPhone,' says Apple For years now, iPhone users have had to replace the satisfaction of using a haptic keyboard with the joyless click-clack keyboard sound. Finally, with iOS 16, Apple did introduce haptic feedback for keyboards to add a tactile feel to typing, but what took the company so long? A new Apple support document spotted by 9to5Mac might offer some clues. The support document, titled “Change how your iPhone keyb ...read more