Antikythera Mechanism: The ancient sky tracking device discovered in a shipwreck off Greece

Antikythera Mechanism: The ancient sky tracking device discovered in a shipwreck off Greece

The Antikythera Mechanism is an ancient, shoebox-sized device sometimes referred to as the world’s oldest computer for its ability to perform astronomical calculations. Discovered in 1901 by sponge divers off the Greek island of Antikythera, the remains of the mechanism are now kept in the National Archaeological Museum in Athens. Only 82 fragments, consisting of … Read more

Pretty Good Phone Privacy masks your Android device ID and mobile data

Pretty Good Phone Privacy masks your Android device ID and mobile data

As a marketer data As brokers and tech giants endlessly expand their access to individuals’ data and movements across the internet, tools like VPNs or cookie blockers can feel increasingly flimsy and useless. Aside from going completely offline forever, there are few ways for the average person to meaningfully resist online tracking. Even after finding … Read more

Headlines: Google “Wireless Device”, Z Fold 4 Leak

Headlines: Google “Wireless Device”, Z Fold 4 Leak

In this week’s top stories: An unknown Google “wireless device” emerges from the FCC, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 details leak via Amazon, Pixel series August update is delayed, and more. A new device from Google was registered with the FCC this week with the vague designation “wireless device.” Based on the evidence available, we’ve … Read more

A guide to use on any Android device

A guide to use on any Android device

Google’s latest earbuds, the Pixel Buds Pro, are undoubtedly a fine pair of buds. As the name suggests, using the Pixel Buds Pro with a Pixel only makes sense, although Google’s latest earbuds are still a fantastic option for other Android devices. Interestingly, depending on usage, an app may not be required. As mentioned, using … Read more

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 4 isn’t the only foldable device we’re excited about

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 4 isn’t the only foldable device we’re excited about

Foldable Phones had a breakthrough in 2019 as the first models Samsung, Huawei and Motorola began to come onto the market. With Samsung, Motorola and Google reportedly developing new flexible phones, another milestone could be coming soon. Samsung’s next foldable phones could be just around the corner. The tech giant is hosting its next Unpacked … Read more

The crew investigates fires in microgravity, tests a medical device and transfers cargo from the Dragon – Space Station

The crew investigates fires in microgravity, tests a medical device and transfers cargo from the Dragon – Space Station

Expedition 67 flight engineer and NASA astronaut Jessica Watkins, June 24, 2022, maintains components supporting the SOFIE (Solid Fuel Ignition and Extinction) fire protection experiment in the International Space Station’s Combustion Integrated Rack. The Expedition 67 crew of seven divided their time studying microgravity burns, spacecraft manufacturing, testing an ultrasonic device and more, in addition … Read more