The Consumer Electronics Show is in full swing and it is dominating the news this week. Of course most of the “fun stories” have nothing to do with tech and I think I found some good ones this week. Browse the headlines and click on those of interest to get the full story!
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- Dell XPS 13 gets a bigger screen, while its Latitude 9510 laptop claims 30-hour battery life
- What to expect from the TVs of CES 2020: Bigger, brighter and 8K-er
- Apple AirPod charging cases can now be engraved with emojis for free
- Vizio will release an OLED TV in 2020
- Samsung’s ‘The Wall’ TV might be the biggest screen we’ve ever seen
- LG’s rollable OLED TV is official, costs $60,000, ships in 2020
- CES 2020: Lenovo readies ThinkPad X1 Fold foldable PC starting at $2,499
- CES 2020: Withings ScanWatch will feature ECG and sleep apnea detection
Privacy and Security
- Company shuts down because of ransomware, leaves 300 without jobs just before holidays
- New Year, new gadgets? Five ways to keep your new devices safe from hackers, cyber attacks and malware
- Google Health’s AI can spot breast cancer missed by human eyes
- Linux Mint 19.3 is here and better than ever
- 11 easy Windows 10 tricks you didn’t know about
- Browsers are interesting again
- G Suite vs Office 365: Which is Better for Your Team?
- 4 unexpected Google Maps tips that go way beyond directions
- It’s 2020: How many PCs are still running Windows 7?
- Here’s how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade
- Adobe taps former Informatica CEO Chakravarthy to lead its digital experience business
- At CES 2020, Google doubles down on getting its software all around you
- WordPress Theme Review Team Announces Alpha Color Picker for the Customizer
- How to Formulate the Best Questions and Answers for Your FAQ Page
- How to Schedule Blog Post Revisions in WordPress
- What is a 401 Error and How Do You Fix It?
- How to Create an Anonymous Blog Using WordPress (and Why You’d Want To)
- Vanity Phone Numbers: Everything You Need to Know for Your Website or Business
- Landing Kit for WordPress Maps Any Post or Page to a Custom Domain
- Multiple Vulnerabilities Patched in Minimal Coming Soon & Maintenance Mode – Coming Soon Page Plugin
- How to Get Freelance Clients Through Word of Mouth
- The Best Video Hosting Options for Businesses and Content Creators
- Samsung at CES 2020: Thinking bigger and smarter
- Streaming wars spill into CES 2020 as media nabs the spotlight
- The five best new podcasts to help nerds escape the news cycle
- How modern tech has powered our favorite superheroes through the years
- The 2010s were supposed to bring the ebook revolution. It never quite came.
- Amazon sees Alexa devices more than double in just one year
- Fisker Ocean electric SUV priced below the Tesla Model 3
- Meet the Julia, your do-it-all countertop chef
- Charmin’s pooptime robot pal will bring a new toilet paper roll when you need it most
- Tired of hearing about Wi-Fi 6? Great, let’s talk about Wi-Fi 6E
- Toyota is building an entire futuristic town around not driving
- Samsung Neon: Here’s when we’ll get details on the mysterious AI
- CES 2020: Robotic super suit brings strength to airport apron
- The Y-Brush returns: You can finally buy the 10-second toothbrush now
- Sony electric car stuns CES, designed as connected tech showcase
- Samsung reveals Galaxy S10 Lite, Galaxy Note 10 Lite ahead of CES 2020
- Samsung’s latest flagship and foldable appear set for a Feb 11 announcement
- Suddenly, Galaxy S11 is set for a Feb. 11 launch, confirmed by Samsung
- FBI asks Apple to help unlock iPhones belonging to alleged Pensacola shooter
- 19 Instagram Marketing Strategies that Work
- Facebook’s first CES reveal in years is a privacy tool that falls short
- Facebook to ban deepfakes ahead of 2020 US election
- Spear-wielding Amazon women may not just be ancient myth, archaeologists find
- Clustering pattern of Azteca ant colonies may be due to a Turing mechanism
- Modern Summer House Features Innovative Roof Pool and Panoramic Views
- Why Calendars Are So Weird, and What Might Be Done About It
- 10 Bathrooms You Should Pee in Before You Die
- How to Train Your Brain to Remember Almost Anything
- Florida man woken up by another man sucking on his toes, police searching for perpetrator
- Fish Flock to the Super-Salty Wastewater of the Sydney Desalination Plant
- Monstera Deliciosa: This fruit either burns your throat or tastes like a tropical medley.
- Why Newfoundland Is Turning Its Moose Into Bologna
- Funeral Potatoes: A casserole of cheesy, corn flake–topped tubers offers comfort to Mormons in mourning.
- How a 70-Year-Old Dino-Size Mystery May Have Finally Been Solved
- A Blizzard of Tumbleweeds Caused a 10-Hour Traffic Jam in Washington State
- Impossible Foods’ pig-free pork is here, and it’s scary-similar to the real thing
- Trying Impossible Foods’ fake pork as a practicing Muslim was super weird
- The Strange Saga of Kowloon Walled City
- A Tiny Alabama Fish, Twice Declared Extinct, Lives On Near a Car Factory
If you see some important tech news that you feel we should share with our readers, please let us know and we’ll consider including it in our next post.
Foster D. Coburn III is author of 13 best-selling books on CorelDRAW and has been a contributor to numerous technology and graphics-related magazines. Foster has taken many projects, including this Web site, from the early design stage through to a finished piece. He has been a featured speaker at many graphics conferences. His first Web site was built in 1995 and he has been working exclusively in WordPress since 2013.