Tag Archives: the-first

The Boring Company’s ‘Not a Flamethrower’ reaches customers

Elon Musk hasn't had the easiest time fulfilling his companies' promises lately, but there's at least one product arriving (more or less) on time. Musk has confirmed that the Boring Company has supplied the first 1,000 out of 20,000 flamethrowers. Yo...

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Senate bills would make quantum computing a priority

There's a worldwide race to dominate quantum computing, and two new pieces of legislation might help the US claim the lead. Senator Kamala Harris has introduced the first, the Quantum Computing Research Act, to provide a "competitive edge" in develo...

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Facebook has already removed 583 million fake accounts this year

Last month, Facebook published its internal community enforcement guidelines for the first time and today, the company has provided some numbers to show what that enforcement really looks like. In a new report that will be published quarterly, Facebo...

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The Linksys router that prioritizes Xbox One gaming is now available

That router Linksys showed off at CES this year -- yes, the one that prioritizes gaming traffic from Xbox consoles -- is now available for purchase in the US. The WRT32XB is the first router designed to automatically detect any Xbox One, including th...

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$199 Oculus Go VR headset is ready for pre-order on Amazon

We're just hours away from the first keynote speech of Facebook's F8 event where we're expecting to hear about all kinds of things, including its mass-market standalone VR headset.

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Tesla says Model 3 panel quality is now on par with German rivals

When the first everyday Tesla Model 3 buyers received their electric cars, the reports on build quality were... mixed, to put it mildly.

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Netflix offers a first look at Michelle Wolf’s weekly talk show

Netflix sure has a knack for timing -- while Michelle Wolf was busy running the show at the White House Correspondents' Dinner, the streaming service posted the first trailer for her weekly talk show The Break. The clip (which has Wolf fighting rele...

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Philips’ huge 4K monitor is the first with super-bright HDR

DisplayHDR certification assures consumers of an excellent standard of monitor performance, but none have received the top level -- until now.

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Johns Hopkins performs the first total penis and scrotum transplant

The first US penis transplant was successfully performed in 2016.

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CBS All Access and its exclusive shows are now available in Canada

CBS' subscription on-demand streaming service is now available in Canada.

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