'Hey Siri' may come to iMac Pro with rumored inclusion of A10 Fusion co-processor - AppleInsider - Frontpage News

The iMac Pro may have an A10 Fusion processor running it's own iOS, called BridgeOS, to handle some functions -- notably 'Hey Siri'.

Hands On: Cardhop by Flexibits attempts to rein in the mess that Apple's Contacts can be - AppleInsider - Frontpage News

Just as Fantastical does some excellent things over and above the default Calendars application, Flexibits Cardhop delights with some new tricks beyond what Contacts can do.

Texas Rangers serve Apple with warrants for access to Sutherland Springs shooter's iPhone - AppleInsider - Frontpage News

The Texas Rangers have served Apple with search warrants for data linked to the iPhone of Devin Kelley, who killed 26 people at a church in Sutherland Springs near San Antonio. ...

Early Black Friday deals are live at B&H with savings of up to $700 off Apple Macs, iPads & Beats headphones w/ no tax in 48 states - AppleInsider - Frontpage News

B&H has launched Apple deals in the days leading up to Black Friday with instant cash savings of up to $700 off popular MacBooks, iMacs, iPads and Beats headphones. Each model...

Archaeologists find mysterious, 4,000-year-old dog sacrifices in Russia - Ars Technica

Ancient structure full of charred dog bones points to a ritual related to werewolf myths.

Infosec star accused of sexual assault booted from professional affiliations - Ars Technica

Morgan Marquis-Boire resigned from Citizen Lab back in September 2017.

Some Instacart workers to strike over pay that can be as low as $1 per hour - Ars Technica

Stoppage to last Sunday and Monday, but its impact seems unlikely to be broadly felt.

What I learned visiting my first live eSports tournament - Ars Technica

Just watching on Twitch isn’t the same as being immersed in the crowd.

How an unpaid UK researcher saved the Japanese seaweed industry - Ars Technica

After crops failed, botanist Kathleen Drew-Baker realized that nori wasn't what it seemed.

Bills Quarterback Nathan Peterman Ties Keith Null for NFL Record. (It's a Record for Being Bad.) - Stories from Slate

Tyrod Taylor had a rough game last Sunday. Going against an excellent Saints team, the Bills’ normally solid quarterback passed for 56 yards with no touchdowns and one interception. It was the worst...

In the Wake of Sexual Harassment Allegations, Jeffrey Tambor Quits Transparent - Stories from Slate

Jeffrey Tambor, who played trans woman Maura Pfefferman on Amazon’s celebrated Jill Soloway show Transparent, announced Sunday that he would not be returning for the next season, Deadline reports. T...

Trump Tweets “I Should Have Left Them in Jail” About UCLA Basketball Players Arrested in China - Stories from Slate

President Donald Trump’s caudillo-like insistence on injecting himself into all aspects of American life continued on Sunday morning, when the president of the United States made another gallingly u...

Quarterback Statistics That May or May Not Be Referenced in Pending Grievances - Stories from Slate

In October, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance against the NFL. He and his lawyer argue that team owners are colluding to keep Kaepernick out of the league. It...

How Does a Drag Queen Work? - Stories from Slate

This season on Working, we’re taking a look at some LGBTQ-specific jobs. When Miz Cracker, a New York–based drag queen, showed up at Slate’s Brooklyn studio on a recent Friday evening, she was a...

How to Rescue Jerry Jones and Roger Goodell's Relationship - Stories from Slate

The NFL is in the midst of a palace drama deserving of its own PBS mini-series. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is reportedly doing everything in his power to undermine and hamstring commissioner Rog...

New Orleans Elects First Woman Mayor in City’s 300-Year History - Stories from Slate

Voters in the city of New Orleans elected City Council member LaToya Cantrell as mayor Saturday, the city’s first woman to be elected mayor in its 300-year history. A woman was already assured to be...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Ousted by Own Political Party, Given Monday Deadline to Resign Presidency or Face Impeachment - Stories from Slate

Update, 5:30 p.m.: Appearing set to resign the presidency of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe addressed the nation on state-TV Sunday night in what was expected to be his official goodbye. That appears to be ...

Saturday Night Live Presents Rare Archival Footage of Rap Pioneers the Soul Crush Crew - Stories from Slate

This week’s Saturday Night Live had two period pieces—a pitch-perfect 1990s R&B  video and this episode of “Rap History,” which is better yet. A mix of contemporary interviews, vintag...

Watch Chance the Rapper Beg Obama to Return in This Very 1990s Saturday Night Live Sketch - Stories from Slate

It’s true what they say: there’s no better way to get over a breakup than by writing a hit R&B song. That’s the approach Chance the Rapper, Keenan Thompson, and Chris Redd took on Saturday N...

The Incredibles 2 Teaser Trailer Is All Too Credible - Stories from Slate

Pixar released a teaser trailer for Incredibles 2 on Saturday, giving audiences their first glimpse of the sequel to Brad Bird’s 2004 superhero film The Incredibles, and, at least for the purposes o...

Texas authorities serve Apple a warrant for mass shooter's iPhone - Engadget RSS Feed

Authorities are persisting in their efforts to get access to the Texas mass shooter's iPhone despite having missed an early opportunity. The San Antonio Express-News has learned that Te...

Tesla Roadster will get even quicker through an option package - Engadget RSS Feed

When Tesla unveiled a brand new Roadster, it noted that the vaunted 1.9-second 0-60MPH time was present in the base model -- implying that there might be headroom for even higher performance....

The best GPS trackers for cats and dogs - Engadget RSS Feed

By Nick Guy This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn aff...

Tech incubator Y Combinator severs ties with Peter Thiel - Engadget RSS Feed

It's safe to say that Peter Thiel's relationship with the tech industry has been... contentious. His wealth and willingness to invest have made him highly influential, but his eage...

How NASA will defend the Earth against plagues from outer space - Engadget RSS Feed

In the summer of 1957, the Earth stood witness as a meteorite cratered in rural Pennsylvania, bringing with it a people-eating plague never seen: an alien amoeba with the taste for human fles...

After Math: On the road again - Engadget RSS Feed

Tesla had quite the week. Not only did the upstart carmaker get to show off its new semi and roadster, it also unveiled its multi-station Supercharger rest stop and managed to get itself onto...

Ben Heck's Xbox One X teardown - Engadget RSS Feed

There's no greater feeling than tearing into the latest and greatest games console, cracking open the case, breaking the warranty and staring at its spinning, sparkly, electronic inn...

UK budget will clear the way for self-driving cars - Engadget RSS Feed

The UK doesn't want to sit by the wayside while the US, Japan and other countries streamline the adoption of self-driving cars. The country's finance ministry has revealed that its ...

One of Tesla's first Semi truck buyers is a Canadian grocery chain - Engadget RSS Feed

Tesla only just unveiled its Semi electric truck, but it's already lining up honest-to-goodness customers -- and we don't just mean for testing, either. Canadian grocery chain Lobla...

Pentagon left public intelligence gathering data on exposed server - Engadget RSS Feed

Even intelligence gatherers aren't immune to making mistakes that leave data wide open. Researchers at UpGuard have revealed that the US military's Central Command and Pacific Comm...




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