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This flying electric ferry could revolutionize coastal travel

RegentImagine living in a coastal community and heading to the harbor for an ultra-low-altitude flight aboard an electric aircraft to a neighboring town just along the water. Boston-based startup Regent is already working toward such a reality with its 10-passenger “seaglider” that it says could be carrying paying passengers as early as 2025. Co-founders CEO…

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The latest Apple news, reviews, and discussions centered around everything the company has to offer. Whether it be a forthcoming iteration of MacOS, iOS, the Apple TV, or the latest earnings report, Digital Trends offers all of the in-depth coverage you need to stay informed. Related Categories:  iPhone | Mac | iPad | Apple Watch…

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Meet SpaceX’s Crew-2 astronauts before they blast off to space

NASA and SpaceX will send four astronauts to the International Space Station on Thursday, April 22. The Crew-2 astronauts will travel to the orbiting laboratory inside a Crew Dragon spacecraft, which will be lifted into orbit atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. The crew comprises NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur, plus JAXA (Japan…

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Best cheap Chromebook deals for April 2021

Even if you haven’t had the pleasure of using Chrome OS before, you’ve probably heard of Chromebooks — and you might have noticed how hot these unique laptops have become lately. Rather than Windows 10 or MacOS, these computers run on Google’s cloud-based Chrome operating system, offering an interesting (not to mention budget-friendly) alternative to…

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What’s new on Hulu in May and what’s leaving soon

Streaming service Hulu adds an impressive list of new movies, shows, and specials to its library each month, and May is no exception. With so many great titles joining its library, we’ve identified some of the highlights throughout the month, as well as everything else coming to the service and leaving. May brings the premiere…

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Bank of England considers creating digital currency

The UK Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has announced a top-level taskforce to explore the benefits, risks and challenges of creating a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). The taskforce will leverage experts from both the Bank of England (BoE) and HM Treasury to look into the new form of digital money for use by households and businesses.…

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AMD Epyc 7763 setup busts Cinebench R23 world record

AMD has claimed a new world record Cinebench R23 nT score with a system packing a pair of its Epyc 7763 CPUs. The ‘feat’ was shared on the latest episode of AMD’s Bring Up vlog (9 minutes in), as embedded below. Spoiler: the segment isn’t very glitzy, though hosts Bridget and Cavin did their best.Server…

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Discord has reportedly walked away from buyout talks with Microsoft

In context: Last month, reports claimed that popular gaming-oriented chat client Discord was considering a $10 billion sale to Microsoft. The community’s reception to that news was mixed, to say the least — many users feared for the privacy of their conversations, or new rules and restrictions brought on by the control of a tech…

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Apple’s new M1-equipped iPad Pros arrive in late May

What just happened? Apple introduced its newest iPad Pro during its Spring Loaded event on Tuesday. The refreshed tablet features 5G connectivity, a new 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR display, and Apple’s new M1 silicon. The new iPad Pro incorporates the same 8-core M1 SoC found in Apple’s latest 13-inch MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and Mac…

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Electrically conductive cement could enable new applications thanks to nanocarbon black

Something to look forward to: Concrete is the most used substance on the planet after water by volume, which is why anything that can be done to improve it would have a significant impact. Researchers are now trying to make it electrically conductive using nanocarbon black, which could open it to a number of new…