How we test AV receivers

Deciding on an AV receiver is an important decision. We put these high-tech entertainment devices through the wringer so you don't have to. Here's how we do it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsJun 3rd, 2023

Worm that jumps from rats to slugs to human brains has invaded Southeast US

Multiple rats in Atlanta test positive for calamitous, rapidly spreading parasite. Adult female worm of Angiostrongylus cantonensis recovered from rat lungs with characteristic barber-pole appearance (anterior end of worm is to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2023

Epson EcoTank ET-8500: a picture-perfect all-in-one printer

Epson says its EcoTank ET-8500 offers lab-quality photo prints and includes $2,000 worth of ink, so we put those bold claims to the test......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Apple seeds second macOS Sonoma release candidate

A new release candidate beta of macOS Sonoma is out now, in what is likely the last test release before the full rollout.Apple releases new betasDevelopers enrolled in the program can access the latest builds by either visiting the Apple Developer Ce.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Review: Monokei Standard Keyboard

We took the Monokei Standard for a test drive. Join us while we share our thoughts. The post Review: Monokei Standard Keyboard appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Code leak says WhatsApp is finally coming to iPad

We've been here before, but a new report about beta test versions of WhatsApp appear to show that it will be getting a native iPad version soon.WhatsApp on iPhoneIt's expected soon because the code, as first spotted by WaBetaInfo, is in the current T.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Everything We Know About Neuralink"s Brain Implant Trial

Elon Musk’s neurotech startup announced that it is now seeking patients with paralysis to test a brain-computer interface......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Minivans need enhanced second-row safety, IIHS says

Each of the four minivans in the U.S. market received was rated less than acceptable in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's new moderate front overlap crash test, which places a higher emphasis on back seat safety......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Getting Snoopy on Apple Watch was more challenging than you"d think

The new Snoopy face was reason enough for people to join the Apple Watch beta test, but now everyone can get it — and see the results of unbelievable attention to detail.Snoopy rests on the minute hand of his Apple Watch faceApple Watch launched in.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Researchers discover a new species of larger benthic foraminifer from the Ryukyu islands

Foraminifera are tiny, single-celled organisms that live in the oceans. Their hard shells, made of calcium carbonate, can withstand the test of time and their fossils reveal a lot about Earth's history, including past climates and environments......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 19th, 2023

Watch this incredible slow-motion footage of a rocket engine test

The Slow Mo Guys recently used their high-tech camera to capture the awesome power of a rocket engine test, and the results are astonishing......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 18th, 2023

Funky AI-generated spiraling medieval village captivates social media

"This was the point where AI-generated art passed the Turing Test for me." Enlarge / The original AI-generated spiral village that captivated social media, created using Stable Diffusion and ControlNet. (credit: Ugleh / Stable Di.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 15th, 2023

Dreamy AI-generated geometric scenes mesmerize social media users

"This was the point where AI-generated art passed the Turing Test for me." Enlarge / The original AI-generated spiral village that captivated social media, created using Stable Diffusion and ControlNet. (credit: Ugleh / Stable Di.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 15th, 2023

Rocket Report: New Shepard may fly soon; ULA changes mind on DoD competition

"No one wants a monopoly choking out one point of the value chain." Enlarge / Stoke Space recently conducted a static fire test of its hopper vehicle. (credit: Stoke Space) Welcome to Edition 6.11 of the Rocket Report!.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 15th, 2023

SpaceX gets big hint from FAA on next Starship launch opportunity

The FAA has suggested that a launch license for the second test flight of SpaceX's mighty Starship rocket could be coming as early as next month......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 15th, 2023

Venice gives green light to ticket "experiment" for tourists

Venice officials agreed Tuesday to test a fee on day tourists to the overcrowded historic center, weeks after UNESCO warned it could list the city as an at-risk world heritage site......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 12th, 2023

SpaceX Starship grounded by FAA until 63 fixes are made

The FAA has completed its investigation in the explosive test flight of the Starship in April and made a list of 63 corrective steps required before it can fly......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 9th, 2023

How to unlock the Pilgrim’s room in Starfield

This locked door in Starfield is one of the few times the game will test your knowledge. If you don't want to search out the answers, we have them for you......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 8th, 2023

FAA says SpaceX has more to do before Starship can fly again

The federal regulator says SpaceX must implement 63 corrective actions. Enlarge / A discolored plume of exhaust was visible beneath the Super Heavy booster's Raptor engines on the Starship rocket's April 20 test flight, a likely.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 8th, 2023

NASA scientists test new tool for tracking algal blooms

By the time they were over, a series of massive algal blooms along the west coast of Florida in 2020 would be linked to some 2,000 tons of dead marine life around Tampa Bay. The human costs were stark, too, including a double-digit increase in asthma.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 7th, 2023

NASA"s PACE spacecraft successfully completes key environmental test

Consider it the "mother of all tests.".....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 6th, 2023