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The Beats Fit Pro earbuds drop to $150 at Amazon | Engadget

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. All prices are correct at the time of publishing. Our favorite earbuds for working out are down […]

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Facebook now has 2 billion users | Engadget

Almost 20 years in, Facebook is still growing. The social network now has 2 billion daily active users, Meta reported alongside its fourth-quarter earnings. The report marks the first time Facebook, which added 16 million users last quarter, has reached 2 billion daily users. While Facebook isn’t the first Meta-owned platform to reach 2 billion […]

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Rode’s first headset is aimed at creators and gamers | Engadget

Rode only dipped into headphones last year, but now it’s ready to unveil its first headset — and this time it’s courting gamers in addition to creatives. The NTH-100M takes the familiar design of the NTH-100 but adds a detachable condenser microphone. It’s too early to say if the hardware is truly “broadcast-grade,” as Rode […]

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EU vows to get tougher on Big Tech privacy violations | Engadget

The European Union is eager to crack down on Big Tech’s alleged privacy abuses, but the reliance on individual countries to enforce General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules has led to lengthy cases with punishments that are frequently modest. There will soon be pressure to act decisively, however. The European Commission will now require that […]

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Frontier rolls out 5Gbps fiber internet across the US | Engadget

You’re now more likely to have meaningful choice for fast fiber internet service. Frontier has introduced a symmetrical 5Gbps plan (that is, 5Gbps for uploads and downloads) across all its fiber markets in the US. The company claims it’s the first “major” provider to manage the feat. You’ll have to pay $155 per month (which […]

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Nothing Phone 2 to launch in US later this year | Engadget

Nothing’s Carl Pei has confirmed the upcoming Phone 2 will launch in the US later this year. The CEO and co-founder described the 2023 flagship as “more premium” than the Nothing Phone 1, which Engadget saw as “an impressive debut” in our review. Pei dropped several tidbits in an interview with Inverse. First, he says […]

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The Meta Quest Pro is $400 off right now | Engadget

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. All prices are correct at the time of publishing. Less than three months after arriving on store […]

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Amazon is reportedly making a Tomb Raider TV series | Engadget

Hollywood may be taking another stab at a Tomb Raider production, but this time for the small screen. The Hollywood Reporter sources say Amazon is creating a Tomb Raider TV series for Prime Video, with Phoebe Waller-Bridge (of Fleabag fame) set to be an executive producer and write the script. It’s not certain who would […]

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Amazon workers strike in UK for first time | Engadget

Amazon union workers in the UK are striking for the first time over wages and what they call “severe” working conditions. They’ve rejected what they say is a “derisory” £0.50 pay raise (62 cents) and are demanding an increase to £15 ($18.48) an hour.  A 98 percent majority of GMB union workers at Amazon’s Coventry […]

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Apple may have scrapped plans for a new HomePod mini | Engadget

With this week’s return of the , you might think it would make sense for Apple to start working on a new . After all, the company hasn’t announced a hardware refresh for the device since its introduction in 2020, and the smart speaker market is one of the . However, it appears no such […]