Google Pixel 8A: News, Specs, Features, Price, Release Date

The Pixel 8A is powered by Google’s Tensor G3 chipset with 8 GB of RAM, just like the Pixel 8 series. That means it’ll be capable of much of the same software wizardry Google showed off last year with the debut of its flagship, including Audio Magic Eraser, which lets you erase unwanted sounds in … Read more

The origins of bioluminescence in animals date back over half a billion years

Hello Nature readers, would you like to get this Briefing in your inbox free every day? Sign up here. A bioluminescent octocoral, Iridogorgia magnispiralis.Credit: NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deepwater Wonders of Wake An ancient group of glowing corals pushes back the origin of bioluminescence in animals to more than half a billion … Read more

ICYMI: the week’s 7 biggest tech stories, from Meta Horizon OS to 2024 iPad launch date

If you’ve lost track of this week’s most important tech news then don’t fret, as we’re here to catch you up to speed – and this is one week you won’t want to have missed. We say that because some major things have happened in the last seven days. Meta announced that it’s sharing its … Read more

Bang & Olufsen Beosystem 9000c: Price, Specs, Release Date

Today, Bang & Olufsen—the audio company that has made what we called “the prettiest gadgets in the world”—is rereleasing its iconic CD player, the Beosound 9000. If you were alive in the 1990s, you definitely saw this CD player standing in a place of honor, six discs and glass lid gleaming, either in your bougiest … Read more

DJI Avata 2 drone gets likely launch date with official ‘ready to roll’ teaser

DJI has released a teaser for a launch event on April 11 The teaser shows an FPV drone that looks a lot like the leaker DJI Avata 2 The Avata 2 is expected to be launched alongside a new DJI Goggles 3 headset Just a week after a wave of leaks revealed hands-on videos and … Read more

Nubia’s affordable Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 rival gets an imminent global launch date

ZTE subsidiary Nubia (aka the name behind some of the best gaming phones) debuted its budget-friendly foldable, the Nubia Flip 5G, at MWC 2024, and now we’ve got a better idea of where (and when) the upcoming phone will launch.  Nubia itself has confirmed that the Flip 5G – which is known in selected regions … Read more

Apple sets WWDC24 kickoff date for June 10

WWDC24, this year’s big Apple developer conference, will start with a live-streamed event on June 10, the company said Tuesday. During the keynote, Apple undoubtedly will reveal its plans for iOS and its other computing platforms, with a rumored focus on AI. After the keynote, set to stream for free at 10 a.m. Pacific on … Read more

Rivian R2, R3, R3X Electric SUVs: Price, Specs, Release Date

Yes, things sure have changed—for Rivian and for the world—since the automaker debuted in the US in 2021 and recorded the largest IPO the stock market had seen in seven years. One big change is that interest rates are higher, which makes large purchases more expensive to finance, and makes buyers cagier about purchasing anything, … Read more