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Man finds his PC infested with bugs of the six-legged kind

PCs and bugs. They’re two words we never like seeing together, especially when the latter refers to the insect variety. One Reddit user discovered this when he returned home to find his CPU and GPU infested with “crazy ants.”Lazylollipop posted a video of the crazy ants, which get their name from their frantic and erratic […]

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Microsoft agrees to acquire speech tech company Nuance for $19.7 billion in cash

Microsoft may have struck out with Cortana but is getting a mulligan with Nuance. Redmond is only talking healthcare applications right now but we wouldn’t be surprised to see Nuance tech show up in other Microsoft-owned products like Teams down the road.Microsoft has agreed to purchase speech recognition and artificial intelligence specialist Nuance in a […]

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New Android feature will warn users to stop using their phones while walking

Are you one of those people who become so engrossed with a phone while walking around, you forget to look up? It’s a practice many of us are guilty of. Luckily, Google’s “Head’s Up” mode for its Digital Wellbeing service reminds users to pay attention to their surroundings.The folks at XDA Developers spotted the feature […]

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Sony wants to bring its top PlayStation franchises to mobile

Sony appears to be plotting a major mobile push and wants some of PlayStation’s most popular franchises to lead the way. It seems like a wise move, if not a little late, considering the current mobile and gaming landscapes. Still, Sony has to be mindful of making quality ports that don’t feel like cash grabs.In […]

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MLB ‘forces’ Sony’s San Diego Studio to release MLB: The Show 2021 on Xbox

When it comes to video games, exclusivity deals come and go, but I don’t recall seeing fans getting this worked up over one. A little over a year ago, MLB: The Show fans learned the PlayStation-exclusive game would release on other consoles. Nobody batted an eye. But now Microsoft announces the game will launch on […]

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Uber isn’t done: Gross bookings in March hit a 12-year high

Like much of the world, Uber’s ride-hailing service came to a screeching halt in early 2020 as the pandemic ramped up. Share value plummeted but Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi never lost focus, noting at the time that in any crisis, liquidity is key. The company successfully pivoted to stay afloat, and now that we are […]

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Domino’s starts self-driving pizza delivery service with Nuro autonomous cars

Have you ever thought about getting a pizza delivered to your doorstep by a robot? Well, that’s now a thing. Selected Houston customers can buy a pizza from Domino’s website, select its new autonomous pizza delivery service, and a Nuro R2 vehicle will come to their home with the order.Domino’s customers can select the self-driving […]