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Review, Lexus RX: More Love from Buyers than the Media

On sales, the Lexus RX blows away every other upscale midsize SUVs. It's so good in so many ways. Spend time with Remote Touch before you sign, though. The post Review, Lexus RX: More Love from Buyers than the Media appeared first on ExtremeTech.

New PS4 Exploit Opens the Door to Jailbreaking

This opens up the PS4 to homebrew software as well as easier game piracy. The post New PS4 Exploit Opens the Door to Jailbreaking appeared first on ExtremeTech.

NASA Wants to Launch Exoplanet Probe in 2069

NASA is all about forward thinking, but there's a lot that needs to happen before this plan can come to fruition. The post NASA Wants to Launch Exoplanet Probe in 2069 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Non-Profits Want DMCA Exception to Preserve Abandoned Online Games

The Museum of Art and Digital Entertainment (MADE) has asked the US Copyright Office to grant an exemption to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) that would allow it to preserve online games with closed-source server code in a playable state. The post Non-Profits Want DMCA Exception to Preserve Abandoned Online Games appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Why Modern Computers Struggle to Match the Input Latency of an Apple IIe

A modern PC, regardless of OS, is vastly faster than any 30-40 year-old equipment -- so why is an Apple IIe beating all comers in input lag tests? The post Why Modern Computers Struggle to Match the Input Latency of an Apple IIe appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Whistleblowers: The FBI’s Fingerprint Analysis Software Contains Russian Code

A pair of French whistleblowers claim that the FBI bought a fingerprint analysis software package built on Russian code. They allege their previous employer knew about it and lied to preserve lucrative US contracts. The post Whistleblowers: The FBI’s Fingerprint Analysis Software Contains Russian Code appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Growth of Wearables Expected to Continue Dropping next Year

Firm expects an 11.9% increase in wearable usage in the next year, slowing to single digits the following year. Despite the hype, wearables aren't catching on. The post Growth of Wearables Expected to Continue Dropping next Year appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Apple Stock Price Falls As Analysts Warn iPhone X Sales Are Dropping

Apple's iPhone X might be seeing lower-than-expected demand, if early analyst projections for Q4 earnings are accurate. The post Apple Stock Price Falls As Analysts Warn iPhone X Sales Are Dropping appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Apple’s iPhone Debacle Doesn’t Prove It Deliberately Slowed Older Phones

There's no evidence Apple ever mounted a long-term attack to push customers into upgrading their devices, but the company inflicted a serious wound on itself. The post Apple’s iPhone Debacle Doesn’t Prove It Deliberately Slowed Older Phones appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Mark Hamill is Clearly Still Unhappy With Luke’s Role in The Last Jedi, Calls Him ‘Not My Luke’

Note: This article contains no spoilers for The Last Jedi.It’s been clear for months that Mark Hamill and The Last Jedi director Rian Johns-+on had profound disagreements over the path Luke’s life has taken in the 30 years separating Return of the Jedi from The Force Awakens. Show More Summary

First Lawsuits Filed Against Apple for Slowing iPhones

Just a few days after admitting that it has been quietly throttling older iPhones with degraded batteries, a pair of lawsuits have been filed against Apple alleging fraud and deceptive practices. The post First Lawsuits Filed Against Apple for Slowing iPhones appeared first on ExtremeTech.

ET Last Minute Holiday Gift Deals: iPhone X, Nintendo Switch, and more

Whether you're looking for very last-minute shopping ideas or just on the hunt for solid bargains, retailers are still offering great deals for the holiday season. And depending on the items and delivery location, you can still get some...Show More Summary

Civilization VI Comes to iPad with a Whopping $60 Price Tag

It's the same experience you get on a PC, which is probably why the developer feels justified pricing it like a full PC game. The post Civilization VI Comes to iPad with a Whopping $60 Price Tag appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The Restored $7,500 Tax Credit Helps the US, Not Just EV Buyers

America needs cleaner skies in big cities and less energy consumption. EVs helps with both. A continued EV/PHEV tax credit keeps automakers and battery researchers US-based. The post The Restored $7,500 Tax Credit Helps the US, Not Just EV Buyers appeared first on ExtremeTech.

NASA New Frontiers Finalists: Titan Quadcopter, Comet Sample Return Mission

One mission seeks to explore the second largest moon in the solar system, and the other would grab a piece of a comet and return it to Earth. The post NASA New Frontiers Finalists: Titan Quadcopter, Comet Sample Return Mission appeared first on ExtremeTech.

DARPA, University of Michigan Team Up to Build ‘Unhackable’ Chip

DARPA is looking for a chip that can't be hacked, and it may have found a University of Michigan team that can build it. The post DARPA, University of Michigan Team Up to Build ‘Unhackable’ Chip appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Apple Wants to Combine Mac and iOS Apps. Can it Succeed Where Microsoft Failed?

Apple wants to combine its iPhone, iPad, and macOS applications and give developers a way to write apps that scale across all three product families. It's a good idea, but a risky one. The post Apple Wants to Combine Mac and iOS Apps. Can it Succeed Where Microsoft Failed? appeared first on ExtremeTech.

LG Unveils Nano IPS HDR, 5K Ultrawide Monitors

LG is bringing a brace of monitors to CES to show off new display technologies, HDR support, and a 5K Ultrawide 21:9 panel with 600 nits of brightness. Fun times. The post LG Unveils Nano IPS HDR, 5K Ultrawide Monitors appeared first on ExtremeTech.

How to Stream on Twitch

If you're curious about dipping your toe into this brave new world, putting out a simple stream is surprisingly easy. The post How to Stream on Twitch appeared first on ExtremeTech.

ExtremeTech’s Best Cars and Car Tech for 2018

Honda's on a roll with new cars and new technologies, while Cadillac and Nissan bookend autonomous drive methods. Here's our automotive favorites for 2018. The post ExtremeTech’s Best Cars and Car Tech for 2018 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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