Apple’s iPad drops to $299, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals | Engadget

Valentina Palladino

Now’s a great time to pick up Apple’s iPad ahead of the upcoming school year. The base, 10.2-inch tablet is $30 off right now and down to $299, which is the best price we’ve seen it. It may not have all the bells and whistles that the iPad Air does, but it’s a solid, budget-friendly … Read more

5 Hidden iOS 16 Features We Didn’t Expect to Find

Apple’s iOS 16 is expected to release sometime in the fall, along with a number of big-league features, including a completely redesigned lock screen with widgets and vast customization, as well as the ability to unsend and edit text messages and help prevent silly mistakes. However, these features are just the beginning. You’ll be excited to learn that there are several … Read more

New Steam Shooter Is Basically Half-Life 2 And It Rules

Gif: Siris Pendrake / Kotaku I’ve probably written this before on this very website, but whenever someone asks me what my favorite video game is, my default answer is Half-Life 2. So any game that tries to capture Half-Life 2’s excellent mix of exploration, action, puzzle-solving, and emptiness has my attention. And if that game … Read more

Microsoft trackers run afoul of DuckDuckGo, get added to blocklist

Aurich Lawson DuckDuckGo, the privacy-minded search company, says it will block trackers from Microsoft in its desktop web browser, following revelations in May that certain scripts from Bing and LinkedIn were getting a pass. In a blog post, DuckDuckGo founder Gabriel Weinberg says that he’s heard users’ concerns since security researcher Zach Edwards’ thread that “we … Read more

Jimmy Fallon drives F-150 Lightning, Bronco Raptor, Mustang Shelby

Ford CEO Jim Farley snaps a photo of

Comedian Jimmy Fallon stopped by the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn on Friday afternoon to hang out with Ford CEO Jim Farley and factory workers who build the all-electric F-150 Lightning pickup truck, the Free Press has learned. “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” host spent nearly an hour touring the new factory with Farley and … Read more

iOS 16 Will Let You Unsend, Edit Texts on Your iPhone. Here’s How It Works

It’s not entirely out of question to send out hundreds of text messages in a day, especially if you’re part of a large group chat. And with so many messages going back and forth, it’s pretty much expected that you’ll make a mistake or two. Usually though, that’s not a problem. A recipient can make … Read more

Apple supplier Foxconn expands India iPhone production, further diversifying supply chain away from mainland China

Apple supplier Foxconn Technology Group is reportedly adding extra iPhone production capacity to an existing factory in India as part of its push to diversify its supply chain beyond China. Taiwan-based Foxconn, the world’s biggest electronics contract manufacturer, will soon start phone production in a new building at an existing factory near Chennai, capital of … Read more

Apple’s iPad drops to $299, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals

Now’s a great time to pick up Apple’s iPad ahead of the upcoming school year. The base, 10.2-inch tablet is $30 off right now and down to $299, which is the best price we’ve seen it. It may not have all the bells and whistles that the iPad Air does, but it’s a solid, budget-friendly … Read more