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Solar Energy Tips You Can Start Trying Today

Do you understand everything about solar power? Do you want to start using it yourself? If the answer is yes, you need to start educating yourself right now. Keep reading to find out what you need to know about solar energy. There are two types of solar panel. If you want efficiency, mono-crystalline panels are […]

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Spotify hikes prices in the UK and Europe as CEO haggles to buy football team

Spotify is raising its Premium subscription prices in the United Kingdom and Europe. Users will be looking at a £1-2 increase in the UK and a €1-3 hike in the EU. The rate change goes into effect on April 30 for new subscribers. Current Premium members won’t start paying more until their June billing cycle. […]

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Every Fast & Furious movie will be screened in theaters for free ahead of F9 premiere

Universal also put out a new promo featuring Vin Diesel that’s all about hyping people up for the reopening of theaters. After a tumultuous year with the pandemic, folks are no doubt looking for a return to normalcy and for many, that could involve taking in a movie on the silver screen. Universal Pictures and […]

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Domino’s brings back 80s era villain in new ad campaign, Crash Bandicoot game

Domino’s is bringing back its 80s-era mascot for another run, both on the advertising scene and in video game fashion. The Noid, for those old enough to remember, was an advertising character created for the pizza chain in the mid-80s. Dressed in a red body suit with bunny ears, his primary objective was to prevent […]

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Apple iOS 14.5 is out: ad tracking opt-out, Maps incident reporting, and more

Apple finally released iOS/iPadOS 14.5. It was in beta for quite a while, but it appears it is now stable enough and finalized for the general public. If you have your iPhone or iPad set to auto-update, it should install the next time you have it on the charger. Otherwise, manually update it by going […]

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Leaked tests show Nvidia’s CMP 40HX mining card performing close to an RTX 3060

At least one cryptocurrency mining company is interested in Nvidia’s CMP cards — Hut 8 Mining Corp. recently placed a $30 million order that will start shipping in May. In particular, the Nvidia CMP 40HX performance might whet the appetite of miners who currently have to jump through additional hoops to make use of something […]

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Documentary short ‘Colette’ has given the first Oscar to the video game industry

A short documentary from the VR game Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond received the Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject) for 2021. Titled Colette, the short film was produced by Oculus Studios and EA’s Respawn Entertainment. The Oscar is the first-ever awarded to anything from the video game industry. Last night’s Oscar ceremony […]

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This upcoming Acer Nitro XV2 will be the first gaming monitor to reach 390Hz

Remember when 144Hz was the highest refresh rate offered by monitors? That’s been increasing over the years, with several products now offering 360Hz panels, but Acer’s next entry in the Nitro XV2 series takes the refresh crown: it’s overclockable to a monstrous 390Hz. KitGuru spotted the Acer Nitro XV242Q F, which uses an IPS panel. […]