Apple earnings Q4 2019: Tim Cook says health will be

Huge wearables growth and strong figures for services and iPad set new records. Apple’s quarterly earnings calls have fallen into a predictable pattern for the past year or two: iPhone revenues are declining year-over-year, and the Mac mostly remains stagnant, but all of Apple’s other businesses—wearables and services most notably—are ballooning. That was the case […] Read More

Nest Wi-Fi is a big improvement over Google Wi-Fi. But

Nest Wi-Fi’s strength is doing many things well, not doing one thing the best. Google says its new Nest Wi-Fi isn’t just Google Wi-Fi plus a smart speaker—it’s new, improved, and with better coverage. This is good news—despite the impressive sales numbers Google says it has for the original Google Wi-Fi, the product never ranked […] Read More

Microsoft’s Project Silica offers robust thousand-year storage

Project Silica extends storage reliability goals from “decades” to “centuries.” Ars spoke Tuesday with Dr. Ant Rowstron, a principal researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, UK, about an innovative cold storage project called Silica. Silica aims to replace both tape and optical archival discs as the media of choice for large-scale, (very) long duration cold storage. Microsoft […] Read More

Mavic Mini : Everything You Need to Know

DJI’s latest drone is its lightest and smallest model ever. The foldable Mavic Mini weighs in at just 249 grams, and comes with a bunch of features designed to make drone flying and aerial photography fun and accessible to everyone, without skimping on quality. And it’s so small that you needn’t bother getting FAA registration for it, either. The […] Read More

The Model Who Protested Gucci’s Straight jackets Says It Was

They’re speaking out after their runway moment went viral.  On more than one occasion, we’ve seen designs at Fashion Week that have caused us to wonder, “Um, in what world did this seem like a good idea?” There’s been cultural appropriation, confusing styling choices, and, in the case of Gucci’s Spring 2020 collection, there were straightjackets worn by models […] Read More

Amal Clooney Just Wore Katie Holmes’ Favorite Fall Color

It’s almost sold out at Nordstrom, so act fast. We may say things like “cozy girl fall” in a slightly sarcastic tone, and occasionally poke fun at pumpkin spice lattes (while sipping our own). But the truth is, there’s no shame in fully embracing autumn, especially when it comes to style. We plan on wearing our Halloween costume to […] Read More