These Manatees Are Returning to the Ocean After Years in Captivity

These Manatees Are Returning to the Ocean After Years in Captivity

After completing a rehabilitation process that has lasted years, Pepe, Lupita, and Juana are getting ready to go home. Their home isn’t like yours or mine, however: It’s in the ocean. That’s because Pepe, Lupita, and Juana are manatees, otherwise known as sea cows (and freaking adorable ones at that)….

Xbox Series X Australian Review: It Needs Time

Xbox Series X Australian Review: It Needs Time

The Xbox Series X promises a brave new world of gaming, unlike anything we’ve seen before. With a cool new design and eye-bulging specs its difficult not to be caught up in the hype. But when so much relies on future-tech and unreleased games, is it actually worth it yet?…

Wait — Apple’s MagSafe Duo Charger Costs How Much?

Wait — Apple’s MagSafe Duo Charger Costs How Much?

Apple recently made the somewhat surprising announcement that MagSafe was making a comeback with the iPhone 12 lineup. And while the MagSafe Duo wasn’t quite AirPower, it was an accessory that would charge your iPhone 12 and Apple Watch at the same time. That’s an attractive proposition, as the magnets…

The DOJ Seized Over a Billion Dollars From Silk Road’s Bitcoin Coffers

The DOJ Seized Over a Billion Dollars From Silk Road’s Bitcoin Coffers

A $US1 ($1.4) billion transaction that flowed out of a dormant bitcoin wallet allegedly belonging to Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht made waves in the crypto world this week, causing some to suspect the founder himself was making moves from prison. No such luck, however: It was the Department of…

Netflix, Give Us the Linear TV Feature for Mindless Binge-Watching

Netflix, Give Us the Linear TV Feature for Mindless Binge-Watching

A ritual I have become accustomed to at the end of a long day is collapsing on the couch, booting up my Apple TV, and launching my various streaming services one after the other looking for something to watch. It’s much like opening the fridge when you know there’s nothing…

Major UK Trial Will Study Aspirin as a Covid-19 Treatment

Major UK Trial Will Study Aspirin as a Covid-19 Treatment

A 120-year-old drug is about to be put to the test as a possible treatment for covid-19. This week, researchers from the UK announced they would start including aspirin as one of the treatments studied in the ongoing RECOVERY trial — one of the largest and most influential clinical trials…

U.S. Breaks Covid-19 Record Again With Over 110,000 New Cases on Thursday

U.S. Breaks Covid-19 Record Again With Over 110,000 New Cases on Thursday

The U.S. has broken its own record for daily cases of covid-19, with 116,225 new cases on Thursday, according to the Covid Tracking Project, up from the previous record of 103,087 new cases on Wednesday. The country also identified 1,124 new deaths from coronavirus on Thursday, bringing the total to…

How Fluffy Pterosaurs Have Reignited Dinosaur Debates

How Fluffy Pterosaurs Have Reignited Dinosaur Debates

When fossils of the oldest known bird, Archaeopteryx, were first discovered almost 160 years ago, the find created a puzzle that has troubled palaeontologists ever since. These fossils were celebrated for their chimera-like combination of supposedly reptilian features (such as a bony tail and jaws with teeth) and those seemingly…

How The New Xbox Share Button Works

How The New Xbox Share Button Works

One of the biggest changes to the new Xbox Series X and S controllers is the new share button. This is what it does and how it works. The share button us my favourite feature of the new Xbox Series X and X controller. It basically streamlines your ability to…

Steve Bannon Might Regret Calling For Acting Government Officials to Be Murdered

Steve Bannon Might Regret Calling For Acting Government Officials to Be Murdered

Washed-up former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon isn’t taking Donald Trump’s increasingly certain ouster from the presidency well. In an episode of his interminable WAR ROOM: Pandemic podcast on Thursday, he called for the nation’s top infectious disease official and the director of the FBI to be murdered and…

Bliss Out to 10 Episodes of Summer Camp Island

Bliss Out to 10 Episodes of Summer Camp Island

Julia Pott’s Summer Camp Island is all about escaping into the kinds of magical fantasies that are easiest to conjure in one’s mind when you’re young and only just starting to crave time away from the stresses of everyday life. It’s nice to be able to luxuriate in the things…

6 Extremely Unfortunate Things You Can Be Allergic To

6 Extremely Unfortunate Things You Can Be Allergic To

Everyone knows you can be allergic to things like peanuts, bees, and cats. For people with such allergies, they can often get through life in relative safety by simply avoiding their triggers. But some unfortunate folks have rare allergies to things that are nearly impossible to avoid, like water and…

Ransomware Hackers Just Hit Capcom’s Corporate Networks

Ransomware Hackers Just Hit Capcom’s Corporate Networks

Japanese game developer Capcom — creator of classic worldwide hits like Street Fighter, and Resident Evil — has been hit with a ransomware attack to its internal networks, compromising a mass of corporate intel on the company’s internal operations.