Microsoft releases a final preview for Windows 10’s October update

Microsoft releases a final preview for Windows 10’s October update

The Windows 10 20H2 update will arrive next month with a few new features, like a visually refreshed Start menu, improved notifications, preinstalled Chromium Edge browser and the ability to Alt+Tab through Edge tabs.

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Roku and Comcast reach agreement to carry Peacock on Roku

Roku and Comcast reach agreement to carry Peacock on Roku

Comcast and Roku have come to an agreement months after NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming service launched. Peacock will be available to stream on Roku in the coming weeks. The decision comes after Comcast and Roku got into a public argument over the status of dozens of NBCUniversal apps.

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Procreate 5X adds new filters and a handy reference companion view

Procreate 5X adds new filters and a handy reference companion view

Procreate’s next big update, Procreate 5X, adds new filters and adjustments that’ll be really helpful for those who are trying to do more in Procreate and less in Photoshop. The update will be available starting September 21st.

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Mophie’s latest portable battery pack has a flip-out Apple Watch charger

Mophie’s latest portable battery pack has a flip-out Apple Watch charger

Mophie has unveiled its latest slate of wireless charging devices, which are primarily designed for Apple products. The $140 portable Powerstation all-in-one could come in handy while you’re on the move. It has an 8,000mAh battery that can charge four devices at once.

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Disney Plus won its first Emmy awards last night, thanks to The Mandalorian

Disney Plus won its first Emmy awards last night, thanks to The Mandalorian

The Mandalorian was one of the first shows to premiere on Disney’s streaming service when it launched in November 2019, and now it’s the reason Disney Plus won its first Emmy awards.

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Disney Plus won its first Emmy awards last night, thanks to The Mandalorian

Disney Plus won its first Emmy awards last night, thanks to The Mandalorian

The Mandalorian was one of the first shows to premiere on Disney’s streaming service when it launched in November 2019, and now it’s the reason Disney Plus won its first Emmy awards.

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Google Drive will start automatically deleting Trash files after 30 days

Google Drive will start automatically deleting Trash files after 30 days

Beginning on October 13th, Google Drive is changing its Trash policies. After 30 days, files that you’ve trashed will be automatically deleted. Until now, those files have been stored indefinitely, unless you manually and permanently deleted them from Trash.

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What the future of Venus exploration could look like following major discovery

What the future of Venus exploration could look like following major discovery

With the recent discovery of a possible sign of life on Venus, it’s possible we could see a new surge of missions headed to the cloudy world in the future. Those next-generation robotic explorers may need to take extra precautions than Venusian explorers of the past.

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The Apple Watch Series 6: first impressions of a very good smartwatch

The Apple Watch Series 6: first impressions of a very good smartwatch

I’ve had just under 24 hours with the new Apple Watch Series 6, which is just enough time to gather a handful of impressions. My main impression is this: it’s an iterative update over the Series 5, for sure. The upgrades are real, but they’re also subtle.

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