Amazon Prime Day takes place on June 21

Amazon

Amazon Prime Day will be held from Monday, June 21 to Tuesday, June 22, the company announced today. It’s a welcome return to form with the upcoming summer dates. Normally, Walmart holds its purchase event in mid-July but postponed it to October last year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Amazon previously confirmed that […]

Mozilla updates Firefox with larger, floatier tabs

Firefox

On Tuesday, Mozilla redesigned Firefox and one of the first things you may notice is a new tab design. The Firefox tabs are now considerably larger, and the tab that is currently in focus is displayed above the toolbar. In contrast, Chrome or Safari, the focus tab looks like it’s attached directly to the toolbar. […]

Nintendo is transforming a factory into a gallery

Nintendo

According to Nintendo, Uji Ogura’s plant will be converted into a gallery to commemorate “the many products it has released throughout its history.”  Nintendo’s Ogura factory, located just outside Kyoto in Uji, was constructed in 1969. It was used primarily to print playing cards and hanafuda cards, thus giving Nintendo a business in the 19th […]

You can now request blue verification badges on Twitter once again

Twitter

On Tuesday, Twitter announced that it reopened verification applications after disabling them last week. On May 20, however, verification applications were formally relaunched, and a pause came about eight days later on Friday. It said it would respond “within a few days” when it opened verification applications again in May, but warned that it could […]

Employees of Facebook ask the company to address concerns about Palestinian censorship

In a report in the Financial Times, Facebook employees are circulating a petition asking the company to investigate the moderation system, which has led Palestinians and allies to say their voices are being censored. At least 63 children were killed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza, which took place weeks ago. Hamas and Israel have […]

Alienware Graphics Amplifier for Dell external GPUs has been discontinued

Alienware

Alienware’s recently announced X15 and X17 thin and light gaming laptops are clearly missing a port – and it’s not because they’re thinner and lighter. The Alienware Graphics Amplifier external GPU has been discontinued, so these laptops will not need to use that proprietary port any longer. We didn’t hear whether or not it would […]