Snyder Cuts, Ayer Cuts and the Danger of Fandoms Drunk on Power

Snyder Cuts, Ayer Cuts and the Danger of Fandoms Drunk on Power

It’s a great time to be a fan. This year, aside from making everyone very familiar with walking routes in their local area and the restocking times for the Tesco loo roll aisle, has shown the world that fans have power. In May, Warner Bros announced that the heavily mythologised…

The Biggest Privacy Changes Coming to iOS in 2020

The Biggest Privacy Changes Coming to iOS in 2020

Apple never misses a chance to brand itself as a tech company that puts our privacy before its profits ” and this year’s annual developer conference was no exception. By the time the virtual keynote wrapped up earlier today, the company announced a slew of new privacy-protective tech that’d be…

Everything Apple Announced Today at WWDC

Everything Apple Announced Today at WWDC

Apple’s WWDC 2020 has finally arrived. The keynote is done and dusted and a hell of a lot was announced. From iOS 14 to Apple’s new custom silicon for Macs, we have quite a bit to cover.   iOS 14 iOS 14 has been revealed and it comes with a…

All the Stuff Coming to Apple Home Later This Year

All the Stuff Coming to Apple Home Later This Year

Apple’s super-stuffed developer’s presentation today brought new announcements for wearables, an overhauled iOS interface, and a new macOS with the debut of Big Sur. But Apple dropped a bunch of updates coming to the Apple tech we use in our homes — a place we’re now spending more time than…

It’s Official: The Mac Is Transitioning to Apple-Made Silicon

It’s Official: The Mac Is Transitioning to Apple-Made Silicon

Apple officially announced that it will move away using Intel processors in its computers to its own custom-designed chips, and it says those processors will be faster than Intel’s and consume less power. The company is designing a family of SoCs for their Mac product line, so there will be…

A Record Number of Bees Died Last Summer in the Northern Hemisphere

A Record Number of Bees Died Last Summer in the Northern Hemisphere

It’s been a bad year for bees. According to the preliminary results of the University of Maryland’s annual survey, U.S. beekeepers lost 43.7% of their honey bees from April 2019 to April 2020. That’s the second highest rate of decline the researchers’ have observed since they started the survey in…

This Lancia Flavia Could Make Me A Better Person

This Lancia Flavia Could Make Me A Better Person

Some cars are a bad influence on drivers. That Maserati Ghibli from a few weeks back certainly is one. Other cars, though? They can be the opposite, bringing out the best in someone, help them rise to the occasion. This Lancia Flavia looks to be one of those.

Trump Says ‘Kung Flu’ Is a Hoax, Calls for Slowing Down Coronavirus Testing

Trump Says ‘Kung Flu’ Is a Hoax, Calls for Slowing Down Coronavirus Testing

On Saturday, President Donald Trump held his first re-election campaign rally since states nationwide issued shelter-in-place orders and mandated restrictions on crowd sizes to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. To everyone’s surprise, the event was largely successful and critics applauded the president’s tactful and sensible talking points in…

Read Creatures of Charm and Hunger: Chapter 19

Read Creatures of Charm and Hunger: Chapter 19

Two years ago, Gizmodo shared author Molly Tanzer’s Victorian fantasy novel Creatures of Will & Temper in serialised excerpts. And now we’ve got good news for fans of the author, not to mention fans of free books: We’re doing it again, with her newest title! Check out chapter nineteen today.

What Apple’s Rumoured Big Change Could Mean for the Future of the Mac

What Apple’s Rumoured Big Change Could Mean for the Future of the Mac

Apple’s Mac computers have gone through just two major CPU architecture transitions in their entire history: moving from Motorola 68k to PowerPC processors in 1994, and then switching from PowerPC to Intel x86 chips in 2005. Based on recent reports (and nearly half a decade of rumours), it appears Apple…

Suzuki Jimny Versus Hummer H1

Suzuki Jimny Versus Hummer H1

Welcome back to Who Ya Got, the series where we make up the rules a new way each time. In this instalment, I want to know Who Ya Got between a Suzuki Jimny and an original Hummer H1.