Slingbox server shutdown will kill every box in two years

Slingbox server shutdown will kill every box in two years

Before streaming video from the cloud was a normal thing, a Slingbox was the best way to access TV from anywhere. Just plug one of their transcoders into your antenna or cable box, plug in the internet, and it provided a stream you could watch at work, and eventually, on your phone.

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Sony will let you transfer your PS4 Spider-Man save file to the PS5 version after all

Sony will let you transfer your PS4 Spider-Man save file to the PS5 version after all

If you own a copy of Spider-Man on the PS4 and you planned to buy a PS5 in the near future, you will likely be glad to know that your PS4 save file will be transferrable after all.

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Philips Hue smart bulbs to lose Works with Nest integration on November 17th

Philips Hue smart bulbs to lose Works with Nest integration on November 17th

Philips Hue is dropping its Works with Nest functionality next week on November 17th, The Ambient reports. In a notice shown in the Philips Hue app, the company warns that “integration with Nest Thermostat, Nest Cam and Nest Protect will be discontinued” from this date.

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The world’s first crewed Hyperloop trip was a success

The world’s first crewed Hyperloop trip was a success

Virgin Hyperloop has taken a massive step closer to realizing its new form of transport with its first crewed test. At the company’s DevLoop facility in Nevada, two passengers were fired through the 500-meter tube on Sunday evening.

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