Soon, Siri Won’t Be a Feminine Voice by Default

Soon, Siri Won’t Be a Feminine Voice by Default

The latest update to the iOS 14.5 beta won’t fix all of our gripes with Siri, but it does introduce a few major changes for Apple’s digital assistant. For starters, Siri will no longer be feminine by default for English speakers. Instead, once iOS 14.5 is officially pushed out, iOS…

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Firefox

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Firefox

We’re coming up on the 20th anniversary of Mozilla’s Firefox web browser next year, and a lot of features have come and gone in that time. If you’re using Firefox as your daily driver, make sure you’re using it to its full potential by checking out some of these lesser-known…

The Kia EV6 Is Proof That Things Are Different Now

The Kia EV6 Is Proof That Things Are Different Now

The pecking order of performance amongst automakers isn’t set in stone, but it’s always been somewhat predictable. Over the years, Kia’s displayed an appetite for subverting those expectations, with cars like the Stinger and K900 rejecting the brand’s budget beginnings. And it’s just done it again in the most dramatic…

Good Luck Making Money On Autonomous Cars Anytime Soon

Good Luck Making Money On Autonomous Cars Anytime Soon

With tens of thousands of Americans dying on our roads every year, it’s clear something has to give. Either we’re all going to stop driving, or we’re going to get robots to do it for us. The problem is that the business case for the latter is looking increasingly shaky.

Watch Tesla’s Autopilot Get Stumped By A Road In Vietnam

Watch Tesla’s Autopilot Get Stumped By A Road In Vietnam

A video showing a Tesla car’s Autopilot system giving up on a road in Vietnam shows the limits of the carmaker’s self driving software when it comes to different kinds of driving environments. On Tuesday, Twitter user Tu Minh shared a video of a Tesla vehicle attempting to navigate a…

James Cameron Explains Avatar’s Success to…Marianne Williamson?!

James Cameron Explains Avatar’s Success to…Marianne Williamson?!

You don’t make some of the most successful movies in history without making some interesting friends. James Cameron, for example, was recently a guest on the Marianne Williamson Podcast. Williamson, as you may recall, is a former presidential candidate and best selling author who tends to get into some very…

SpaceX Starship Continues Streak Of Highly Successful Explosions In Recent Test

SpaceX Starship Continues Streak Of Highly Successful Explosions In Recent Test

SpaceX’s latest test of their prototype Starship upper stage came to an exciting and unfortunately familiar end earlier today, when the rocket exploded as it attempted SpaceX’ signature and impressive vertical landing. The last three Starship hop-and-land tests have all ended with the rocket prototype exploding in a huge fireball….

Rick and Morty’s Season 5 Trailer Raises a Little Hell

Rick and Morty’s Season 5 Trailer Raises a Little Hell

Fans of Rick and Morty know that part of loving the show is being patient enough to wait agonizing years between seasons. But with the Adult Swim series’ epic renewal back in 2018, production is now on what appears to be a more consistent schedule. What does that mean? Season…

Looks Like There’s Hope for Apple TV Remote Haters

Looks Like There’s Hope for Apple TV Remote Haters

To say the Apple TV remote is polarising is an understatement. On the one side, you have the stans who claim this is the best streaming remote ever made. On the other, the haters cite the remote’s touchpad and overall UI as an unforgivable affront to gadget design. But, per…

Updates From The Suicide Squad, Space Jam, and More

Updates From The Suicide Squad, Space Jam, and More

The Foo Fighters are getting their own horror movie. The Man Who Fell to Earth remake continues to expand its cast. A Court of Thorns and Roses is coming to TV. Plus, what’s to come on Legends of Tomorrow, and Netflix dates the final episodes of Lucifer. Spoilers get!

NBN Co: HFC Is Back, Baby

NBN Co: HFC Is Back, Baby

At the beginning of February NBN Co stopped taking new hybrid fibre coaxial (HFC) orders due to part shortages. But we have some good news – it’s on its way back. On Tuesday NBN Co announced that it will recommencing brand spanking new HFC orders from May 24. According to…