New PS VR2 trailer shows off gameplay and hardware

Jan 6, 2023

#GameTechie The new trailer shows off Horizon Call of the Mountain footage and more. Sony’s next virtual reality headset, the PS VR2, revealed itself this week in a new teaser video. The snippets of gameplay shown off have got us all excited for the early 2023 release date. The glimpse of the new hardware in the video is cool too. The PS VR2 controllers look super slimline and well-designed. The controllers should also have 6-Dof motion control, since Sony is known for that. The h ...read more

Daily deals Sept. 21: $110 off Apple Studio Display, AirPods Pro 2 for $239, $70 off eufy smart lock D20, more

Jan 6, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Wednesday's best deals include 15% off Philips Hue smart BR30 white bulb, $101 Garmin Forerunner 935 triathlon watch, $43 off Insta360 One X2, and much more. Every day, AppleInsider searches online retailers to find offers and discounts on items including Apple hardware, upgrades, smart TV ...read more

Instagram will soon let you auto-block unwanted nudes

Jan 6, 2023

News It’s still in early development stages, however. Meta is working on a useful new feature that could make your time on Instagram less creepy. A new tool is in the works that will let users block nude photos and unwanted messages on Instagram. The in-the-works feature was originally discovered by mobile developer and leaker Alessandro Paluzzi and shared on Twitter. Meta later confirmed to The Verge that the feature was, in fact, being developed. Meta says this new feature wil ...read more

Apple agrees to negotiate with unions in Australian Apple retail stores

Jan 6, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. After being called a bully, Apple has agreed to negotiate with Australian Unions after they asked the country's Fair Work Commission to intervene. Apple's proposal to Australia's Fair Work Commission includes a minimum rate of pay 17% above the award rate outside of weekend penalty rates. ...read more

Instagram is down for a ton of people right now (updated)

Jan 6, 2023

News This must be why no one is liking my new photo. Right? …right? UPDATE 9/22/2022 2:17 PM ET: Instagram is back online. “Earlier today, a technical issue caused some people to have trouble accessing Instagram,” a Meta spokesperson wrote on Twitter. “We resolved the issue as quickly as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience.” If you were trying to kill a couple minutes (or hours) at work today on Instagram, bad news. The social giant is down for a ton of peo ...read more

Custom GeForce RTX 4090s and 4080s look excessively insane

Jan 6, 2023

Prices aren’t the only things about the new Nvidia graphics cards that are surprising. After the company made the public announcement for the GeForce RTX 4080 and 4090 at GTC, its manufacturing partners (or at least the ones it has left) showed off their custom designs based on Nvidia’s GPU. And “excessive” doesn’t begin to cover some of these graphics cards. GamersNexus breaks down all of the manufacturing partner designs that have been revealed thus far. Mos ...read more

Pixelmator Pro 3.0 adds quick change mockups, colors and template designs

Jan 6, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Mac image editing favorite Pixelmator Pro has launched version 3.0, bringing with it Machine Learning-based tools for trying out variations on designs. Pixelmator regularly rolls out new features every few months, but now it's brought out its first major release since 2020's Pixelmator Pr ...read more

Check out Lenovo’s latest 16-inch Windows and Chrome laptops

Jan 6, 2023

Lenovo is the biggest PC manufacturer in the world and its laptop designers never seem to take a break. Their latest offerings include a laptop that’s designed to unseat Dell’s XPS 15 as the content creator’s model of choice, and a Chromebook for users who want something bigger and beefier than the usual budget fare. Gordon Ung takes us on a tour of both models in PCWorld’s latest YouTube video. With a body wrapped in an dual-finish aluminum outside and the latest ...read more

Apple releases AirPods Pro 2 first-day firmware update

Jan 6, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. AirPods Pro 2 are the latest new Apple product to get a day-one firmware update, though Apple hasn't yet specified what the update addresses. Apple doesn't provide details for accessory firmware updates like ones released for AirPods. The update likely addresses minor software issues or o ...read more

Score a 5-pack of 64GB SanDisk memory cards for just 35

Jan 6, 2023

Deals For just $35, you really can’t go wrong here. If you lose flash drives as often as I do, it might be time to invest in this five-pack of 64GB SanDisk memory cards. Right now, BH is blowing them at just $35. This five-pack typically sells for $50. These memory cards are fast for better pictures, app performance, and full HD video. Ideal for Android and Apple smartphones and tablets, these A1-rated cards load apps faster for a better smartphone experience. Built to perform in ...read more