In 2023, you won’t be able to fly most drones in the US without broadcasting your location
If you intend to fly a drone in the US, you’re going to want to pay attention: the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) just issued the single biggest set of changes to US drone law since the agency first took an interest in the technology.
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After stumbling with one film universe, DC is trying for two
There are about to be way, way, way more DC movies — and some will be released as HBO Max exclusives. Following the release of Wonder Woman 1984 last week, DC Films president Walter Hamada sat down with the New York Times to talk about the studio’s more aggressive release strategy.
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Volkswagen teases an electric car-charging robot with eyes
Volkswagen says it’s made a prototype of the electric vehicle charging robot concept it first showed off in proof-of-concept form in late 2019, and that it plans to keep developing the idea.
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AT&T recovers from multi-state outage after Nashville bombing
AT&T says its services have mostly recovered from a bombing that caused multi-state internet outages on Christmas. An explosion in Nashville injured three people and destroyed a section of the city’s downtown, including “significant damage” to a key AT&T transmission facility.
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2020 was the year of the casual gamer
Unlike most other forms of entertainment, video games weren’t hit as hard this year. Sure, the big live events like E3 and EVO were cancelled, but gaming is an activity enjoyed by most at home.
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You can now reserve a preorder for Samsung’s Galaxy S21
Samsung’s Galaxy S21 lineup of phones will reportedly debut on January 14th. If there’s even a slight chance you might pick one up, you can now place a reservation to guarantee a preorder slot when those become available, which they usually do right after an Unpacked event ends.
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The biggest tech stories this morning.
Fusion energy could, possibly, meet all our energy demands. It’s just a not-so-simple matter of getting the process to work in a sustained way.
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