SpaceX gets green light for Crew Dragon launch on ISS next week

NASA gave SpaceX the green light to transport four astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) next week after completing an official flight readiness review. Liftoff will take place as…

Walmart invests in self-driving car startup owned by GM Cruise

Walmart signals its commitment to autonomous deliveries with a new investment as an independent company Cruise. The two already have a warm relationship, having recently worked together on a delivery…

Google ‘partially’ misled Australian users in location issue

The Australian Federal Court has ruled that Google “partially” deceived country users regarding how it collects and uses location data. Judge Thomas Thawley has transmitted his verdict for the case…

Google’s Project Zero will wait longer to reveal security flaws

Google’s Project Zero security team will wait an additional 30 days before disclosing details of the vulnerability so that end users have sufficient time to fix the software, Google has…

Ferrari CEO promises electric vehicle in 2025

Ferrari already has made cars with hybrid powertrains, but during his annual general meeting This week, interim CEO John Elkann told investors in prepared remarks (PDF) that the automaker will…

Oculus adds support for subscription titles to Quest store

Today, Oculus is announcing the addition of subscription tools to the Quest store, allowing developers to regularly bill users. This is a significant step up from the traditional title-buying model…

‘F1 2021’ is coming to PlayStation, Xbox and PC on July 16

EA announced Codemasters’ first game since buying the Racing Specialist earlier this year. F1 2021 arrives on PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X / S, and Steam on…

Google makes it easy to return to the search box by pressing “https://www.engadget.com/”

Google has rolled out a new Search shortcut that can help you quickly narrow down the results you get. Now, when you are on a results page, you can simply…

FBI Director: Social media is a ‘key amplifier’ of domestic extremism

Social media platforms play a central role in amplifying domestic extremism, according to FBI Director Christopher Wray. “Social media has become, in many ways, the primary amplifier of domestic violent…

‘Skate City’ heads to Switch, PlayStation, Xbox and PC on May 6

Another great Apple Arcade exclusive is making its way to more platforms. Come on May 6, Skate City of Alto Odyssey Snowman developer and Scandinavian design firm Agens will be…