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Looks like FedEx won’t be adding lasers to its airplanes

Google fixes issue with the Assistant’s white noise sound that had sparked user outcry

Apple and Google split with startups over antitrust bill

Emirates, Air India, and others cancel flights due to AT&T and Verizon’s 5G rollout

Microsoft addresses last week’s buggy Windows Updates that broke VPNs and rebooted servers

Cloud first, on-prem last

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White House warns ‘small percentage’ of people can’t order its rapid COVID-19 tests

The US’s free COVID test website has more visitors than all other .gov sites combined

Democrats unveil bill to ban online ‘surveillance advertising’

YouTube will stop making most original shows

Tesla owner is the first to face felony charges for deadly Autopilot crash

AT&T and Verizon are limiting C-band 5G expansion around airports even more

God of War for PC just got its first discount

How to order free rapid COVID tests from the US government

Microsoft’s Activision acquisition would instantly make it a force in mobile gaming

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The best laptops for you, from ultraportables to high-powered editing machines

Google might’ve accidentally approved an ad for a Target gift card scam

Librarians are coming for podcasts

What’s the job of a podcast librarian?

US competition enforcers launch overhaul of merger approval process

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COVIDTests.gov is live now, letting you order four free rapid tests

White House says COVIDTests website will distribute free rapid tests starting January 19th

Coinbase will let you pay with Mastercard in its upcoming NFT marketplace

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Microsoft and Activision Blizzard: the latest news on the acquisition

Read Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick’s email to employees about the Microsoft acquisition

Making sense of new TV features in 2022

Buying a TV can be a confusing ordeal, but it doesn’t need to be

Read Microsoft Gaming CEO’s email to staff about the Activision Blizzard acquisition

Netflix’s beautiful Cuphead show gets a new trailer and a February release date

A new use for AI: summarizing scientific research for seven-year-olds

Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass service grows to 25 million subscribers

Windows 11 SE laptops arrive to take on Chromebooks in schools

Microsoft takes on Chromebooks again

Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion

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Garmin adds touchscreen and flashlight to its best multisport watch

The Fenix 7 series adds touchscreens, improved solar, and flashlights, while the Epix has a shiny new color display

Fortnite’s next update adds adorable monsters and brings back Tilted Towers

US airlines warn of ‘catastrophic disruption’ on Wednesday due to 5G activation

Logitech’s Pen is a durable stylus made for Chromebooks in the classroom

Samsung announces first smartphone chip with AMD ray tracing GPU

Wikitrivia is a web game that challenges your knowledge of historical dates