Tech News from Around the Globe

Best laptop under $500 for 2021 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 06/13/2021 - 1:00am
Wading through cheap Windows laptops and Chromebooks is a chore, especially if you need one right now for work or remote learning. We're here to help.

iPhone 13 could be completely buttonless. What Apple might do instead - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 10:37pm
iPhone buttons are rumored to be the next thing Apple kills.

2022 Lexus NX crossover looks better inside and out - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 10:00pm
A redesign brings multiple hybrid powertrains, new features and a much-needed tech overhaul to Lexus' compact SUV.

Sweet Tooth: That ending explained and all your questions answered - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 8:16pm
What's the connection between the virus and the hybrids? The weird, wonderful and dark Netflix show ends with plenty of threads for a second season.

Awake on Netflix: That ending explained and all your questions answered - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 8:15pm
Why can't people sleep anymore? Here are some answers to the sci-fi thriller's biggest questions.

HBO Max: 10 best films to watch tonight - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 8:15pm
The latest big release this week is In the Heights, out now.

HBO Max: The 16 best TV shows to watch tonight - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 8:14pm
If you haven't started it yet, it's time to watch Jean Smart in Hacks.

Netflix: 50 best TV series to binge-watch tonight - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 8:05pm
Part 2 of mystery thriller Lupin finally is up now.

Top-down shooter 'Demon Throttle' is a physical exclusive for the Nintendo Switch

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 4:32pm
Devolver and Doinksoft are practically daring you to buy or sell their new game on eBay.

China's Mars rover took a selfie

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 4:29pm
China's Zhurong Mars rover has sent a group selfie documenting its exploration of the Red Planet.

'Trek to Yomi' is a Kurosawa-inspired 2D samurai game coming in 2022

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 4:18pm
Announced today during Devolver Digital's E3 presentation, the 2.5D side-scroller sees you play as samurai.

'Far Cry 6' will bring back the series' best villains (if you pay more)

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 3:43pm
Far Cry 6 will see the return of past villains from the franchise as playable characters in post-launch DLC.

Ubisoft's E3 2021: Everything about Avatar, Far Cry 6, Rainbow Six Extraction and more - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 3:43pm
The company announced its next big Rainbow Six game, a new music learning title called Rocksmith Plus and an Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora.

Ubisoft's Avatar game will arrive in 2022

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 3:27pm
Ubisoft has revealed that 'Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora' will release in 2022, and it won't be available for last-gen consoles.

'Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope' is coming to Switch in 2022

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 3:16pm
The sequel to 'Kingdom Battle' will add 'new action elements' to the turn-based tactical series.

'Assassin's Creed Valhalla' DLC will let you lay siege to Paris this summer

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 3:07pm
When Assassin's Creed Valhalla new expansion comes out this summer, it will allow players to relieve the Siege of Paris.

7-Eleven is giving away free Slurpees next month and I'm concerned - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 3:04pm
This July you can choose the date of your complimentary brain freeze.

Massively multiplayer extreme sports game 'Riders Republic' arrives September 2nd

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 2:54pm
'Riders Republic' is an extreme sports fantasy world where you can race against 63 other people/

Rocksmith+ is an Ubisoft subscription service for learning guitar and bass

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 2:42pm
You can use your phone's microphone and get real-time feedback as you play.

'Rainbow 6: Extraction' brings alien co-op shooting on September 16th

Engadget - Sat, 06/12/2021 - 2:38pm
As promised, Ubisoft showed off Rainbow 6: Extraction, a new spin on its popular first-person shooter.