The Morning After: Surface Duo ships September 10th for $1,399
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The Morning After: Surface Duo ships September 10th for $1,399

Early Tuesday morning, a Microsoft blog post popped up revealing pricing and other details for its dual-screen Surface Duo Android device. The $1,400 handheld will go on sale September 10th, complete with its “revolutionary” 360-degree hinge that ena… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Apple started the public beta for watchOS 7
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The Morning After: Apple started the public beta for watchOS 7

If you wanted a Microsoft Hololens but thought that headset was just too big, then maybe the Nreal Light glasses are for you. They advertise mixed reality tech in a much smaller package, and mostly deliver on it. They’re more stylish than Google Glas… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Watch an Air Force pilot take on AI-controlled fighters online
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The Morning After: Watch an Air Force pilot take on AI-controlled fighters online

It sounds like a sci-fi movie: pitting an artificial intelligence against human pilots. (In fact, it’s definitely been done already.)Sadly, DARPA will no longer hold an in-person event for its third and final AlphaDogfight Trial. It’ll happen virtual… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Watch an Air Force pilot take on AI-controlled fighters online
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The Morning After: Watch an Air Force pilot take on AI-controlled fighters online

It sounds like a sci-fi movie: pitting an artificial intelligence against human pilots. (In fact, it’s definitely been done already.)Sadly, DARPA will no longer hold an in-person event for its third and final AlphaDogfight Trial. It’ll happen virtual… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Our readers reviewed Apple's AirPods Pro
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The Morning After: Our readers reviewed Apple’s AirPods Pro

As usual, this Saturday email includes highlights from Friday and the rest of the week, but one of my favorites came in late last night. To celebrate its socially-distanced QuakeCon event this weekend — and encourage donations to several charities -… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Our favorite noise-canceling headphones got an upgrade
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The Morning After: Our favorite noise-canceling headphones got an upgrade

For a little while on Thursday night, it seemed reasonable to believe that the president may have banned everything from Fortnite and League of Legends to Spotify and the next Top Gun movie. That’s because Donald Trump issued an executive order pushi… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Samsung revealed the Note 20 and Galaxy Z Fold 2
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The Morning After: Samsung revealed the Note 20 and Galaxy Z Fold 2

Can anyone figure out the foldable? Samsung hopes the third time’s the charm. Alongside its new Note 20 series, the company revealed the Galaxy Z Fold 2, with more screen on both the folding surface and the secondary outer display. The latter was a w… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: 'Mulan' is going directly to Disney+
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The Morning After: ‘Mulan’ is going directly to Disney+

Today’s newsletter comes with a more accurate prediction of the big Samsung event — even if there’s probably already another Galaxy device leaked before it starts — and 100 percent more working links. Samsung After all the teases and photos, there… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: Google's $350 Pixel 4a is the best midrange phone you can buy
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The Morning After: Google’s $350 Pixel 4a is the best midrange phone you can buy

Google’s Pixel 4a will cost $350 and launches at the end of the month. After suffering from very detailed leaks as well as the company’s own preamble and teases, there wasn’t much left to the imagination — or press release, for that matter. Engadget… Continue Reading…

The Morning After: NASA-SpaceX astronauts' historic splashdown
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The Morning After: NASA-SpaceX astronauts’ historic splashdown

Marking the first US splashdown in 45 years, SpaceX’s Crew Dragon astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley successfully landed in the Atlantic Ocean at 2:48 PM ET. This was the first crewed orbital flight using a private spacecraft to land back on Eart… Continue Reading…