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Jeff Bezos unveils ‘Blue Moon’ lunar lander, plans to go to the moon by 2024

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Jeff Bezos is set to take humans to the moon. 

At an event in Washington on Thursday, Bezos’ spaceflight company Blue Origin unveiled Blue Moon, a lunar lander that can deliver large payloads to the moon.

According to Blue Origin, Blue Moon can land multiple metric tons of payload on the lunar surface, including infrastructure payloads that could be used to prepare for future missions. It can land…

Google’s Nest Hub Max is an Echo Show killer with facial recognition

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More than five years after acquiring Nest, Google is officially bringing all of its smart home products together, merging Google Home and Nest into a single division. 

Their first act: the Google Nest Hub Max, a $229 smart display with a built-in speaker and camera with face recognition abilities that goes on sale later this summer. Google unveiled the latest addition to its smart speaker lineup onstage at its I/O developer conference.

At first glance, the device is essentially a larger…

Chance the Rapper does the impossible and brings back Wendy’s Spicy Chicken Nuggets

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It pains us to thank a brand for anything, so we will instead thank Chance the Rapper, whose tweet about Wendy’s beloved Spicy Chicken Nuggets has (probably) led to their return to the menu.

On Saturday, Chance included the nuggets in a “positive affirmations” tweet. “I WILL have a good day today, I will succeed today, Wendy’s WILL bring back spicy nuggets at some point please please Lord let it be today,” he wrote.

The initial response from Wendy’s was disappointing: “It won’t be today, but…

Chance the Rapper does the impossible and brings back Wendy’s Spicy Chicken Nuggets

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It pains us to thank a brand for anything, so we will instead thank Chance the Rapper, whose tweet about Wendy’s beloved Spicy Chicken Nuggets has (probably) led to their return to the menu.

On Saturday, Chance included the nuggets in a “positive affirmations” tweet. “I WILL have a good day today, I will succeed today, Wendy’s WILL bring back spicy nuggets at some point please please Lord let it be today,” he wrote.

The initial response from Wendy’s was disappointing: “It won’t be today, but…

‘Avengers: Endgame’ *sinks* an epic ‘Titanic’ box office record (sorrynotsorry)

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You’d better believe I put a terrible pun in that headline.

It’s true, though. As Avengers: Endgame continues to make a boatload of money (I did it again), a major record has fallen. James Cameron’s Titanic has been the second-biggest global box office money maker of all time since 2009 — and it was #1 before that, going all the way back to 1997.

Now it’s in third-place. Weekend estimates for Endgame bring the total global box office for Marvel’s latest up to $2.188 billion, just a hair…

‘Avengers: Endgame’ *sinks* an epic ‘Titanic’ box office record (sorrynotsorry)

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You’d better believe I put a terrible pun in that headline.

It’s true, though. As Avengers: Endgame continues to make a boatload of money (I did it again), a major record has fallen. James Cameron’s Titanic has been the second-biggest global box office money maker of all time since 2009 — and it was #1 before that, going all the way back to 1997.

Now it’s in third-place. Weekend estimates for Endgame bring the total global box office for Marvel’s latest up to $2.188 billion, just a hair…

‘Avengers: Endgame’ *sinks* an epic ‘Titanic’ box office record (sorrynotsorry)

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You’d better believe I put a terrible pun in that headline.

It’s true, though. As Avengers: Endgame continues to make a boatload of money (I did it again), a major record has fallen. James Cameron’s Titanic has been the second-biggest global box office money maker of all time since 2009 — and it was #1 before that, going all the way back to 1997.

Now it’s in third-place. Weekend estimates for Endgame bring the total global box office for Marvel’s latest up to $2.188 billion, just a hair…

Snapchat will let you play as your Bitmoji in video games

Want your video game character to look just like you? Soon you’ll be able to scan an in-game code with Snapchat to play as your personalized Bitmoji avatar on PC, console and mobile games. Today Snapchat announced its new Bitmoji for Games SDK that will let hand-selected partners integrate 3D Bitmoji as a replacement for their character skins. With support for Unity, Unreal and the Play Canvas engine behind Snap’s new Bitmoji Party game inside Snapchat, the SDK should make it easy for…

Snapchat will let you play as your Bitmoji in video games

Want your video game character to look just like you? Soon you’ll be able to scan an in-game code with Snapchat to play as your personalized Bitmoji avatar on PC, console and mobile games. Today Snapchat announced its new Bitmoji for Games SDK that will let hand-selected partners integrate 3D Bitmoji as a replacement for their character skins. With support for Unity, Unreal and the Play Canvas engine behind Snap’s new Bitmoji Party game inside Snapchat, the SDK should make it easy for…

Apple plans to bring more iOS features to the Mac

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It sure looks like Apple is moving closer and closer to its goal of merging its iOS and macOS ecosystems. 

Apple has plans to bring more iOS features, including Screen Time and Siri Shortcuts, to macOS later in 2019, according a new report from 9to5Mac. The update will likely be shown off at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June as part of macOS 10.15, according to the report.

With the update, Apple’s Screen Time…