Apple Shares Charging Details for New Dual USB-C Power Adapters

Following yesterday’s launch of orders for the two new 35-watt dual USB-C power adapters introduced at WWDC, Apple has posted a new support document outlining how power is split when devices are connected to both ports. Under most scenarios, the 35 total watts will be split evenly between the two connected devices, with the exception … Read more

How to use Apple’s Contacts app hidden power to improve your iPhone

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s Contacts app doesn’t sound like the most vital part of iOS, but behind the scenes it powers a huge amount of what makes iPhones useful. … Read more

BTS Don’t Need ‘Proof’ Of Star Power, An Anthology Offers It

With only three new songs on a record, BTS can still make the earth move. Since most pop stars need to pack out arena shows to make their presence felt, the pandemic has been an understandably unpredictable time for plenty of the world’s most famous musicians. But several of the biggest stars opted to go … Read more

‘Able to stabilize the business and power through,’ NHL generated record revenues this season

DENVER — NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says the league will generate record revenues of more than $5.2 billion this season. And that total may be conservative. Holding court on Wednesday with NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly before Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Colorado Avalanche and the Tampa Bay Lightning, Bettman praised … Read more

Entergy backs out of funding new S&WB power station

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) – Entergy New Orleans is backing out of a $30 million commitment to finance a substation that would serve as the main power for water pumps vital to keeping the city from flooding during severe weather events. Entergy said in a statement that it could not afford its portion of the $74 … Read more

Judge vacates $1 million fine against Entergy New Orleans for power outages | Local Politics

Entergy New Orleans will be spared a $1 million fine levied by the City Council three years ago for repeated power outages between 2014 and 2017 thanks to a state judge’s decision that the council has vowed to appeal. Orleans Parish Civil District Court Judge Rachael Johnson vacated the fine against the utility in a … Read more

Ms. Marvel: Where Does Her Bracelet Get Its Power?

It’s the dawn of a new era for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as Bisha K. Ali’s Ms. Marvel introduces a plucky new hero to the world’s highest-grossing franchise. While the series might not be your traditional MCU outing of gritty fights and macho Avengers throwing their weight around, its whimsical aesthetic is winning over critics. … Read more

Judge vacates $1 million fine against Entergy New Orleans for power outages | Local Politics

Entergy New Orleans will be spared a $1 million fine levied by the City Council three years ago for repeated power outages between 2014 and 2017 thanks to a state judge’s decision that the council has vowed to appeal. Orleans Parish Civil District Court Judge Rachael Johnson vacated the fine against the utility in a … Read more

New $74 million substation planned to power city drainage and water pumps

After years of problems trying to deliver reliable power to New Orleans’ critical drainage and water pumps, the Sewerage and Water Board plans to switch its entire system to primarily run on power from Entergy New Orleans, meaning it won’t have to rely so heavily on its aging internal generators. The $74 million project, which … Read more

Entergy’s Push to Restore Power in Louisiana Is Slowed by Downed Lines

Two days after Hurricane Ida arrived in Southern Louisiana, hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses without power and many could stay that way for weeks as crews work to restore downed power lines belonging to the Entergy, the largest utility in the state. It was the second year in a row that the company’s … Read more