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How to reset the Fitbit Versa

May 23, 2022

If your Fitbit Versa isn’t running optimally, a reset can sometimes be a simple solution. Restarting your Fitbit can help if your device is not responding to input or is slow to respond, if it’s not syncing with your mobile device, or if functions like step counting or notifications are not performing properly. Often, a quick reset can eliminate these frustrations and get your device back up and running as normal. Getting a new fitness tracker or smartwatch? If you’re selling, trading in, ...read more

AMD’s Ryzen “Mendocino” chips promise budget laptops with 10 hour battery life

May 23, 2022

For years, a lack of processor performance doomed AMD to the value notebook space with its A-series processors. Now, the tables have turned: AMD is taking its powerful Zen 2 architecture and launching a “Mendocino” processor for notebooks under $700, AMD executives said at the company’s virtual Computex 2022 keynote from Taiwan Sunday night. Mendocino will contain four older Zen 2 cores and eight threads—current Ryzen 6000 laptops use newer Zen 3+ cores—alongsi ...read more

Dragons confirm fresh deal for 'proven winner'

May 23, 2022

Dragons star Jack Bird will remain at St George Illawarra after inking a two-year deal with the club, extinguishing fears he was set to backflip. Bird, who joined the Dragons in 2021 following an injury-ravaged stint with the Broncos, will remain with the club until the end of 2024. "Jack is an out-and-out footballer, a proven winner and a fantastic competitor who has, and will continue to add, great value to the team over the coming seasons," said Dragons general manager of football Ben Haran. ...read more

Millions displaced and dozens killed in floods in India and Bangladesh

May 23, 2022

NEW DELHI – Heavy pre-monsoon rains in India and Bangladesh have washed away railway stations, towns and villages, leaving millions homeless due to extreme weather events including heat wavesintense rains and floods are becoming more frequent in South Asia.More than 60 people were killed in days of floods, landslides and thunderstorms that left many without food or clean water and isolated them by shutting down the internet, officials said.The devastation in northeast India, one of the hardest ...read more

Make better beer: Brewery analytics startup wins top prize at Seattle Angel Conference competition

May 23, 2022

Grist Analytics CEO Brynn Keenan. (Grist Photo) Grist Analytics, a startup that supports brewers, vintners and spirit-makers took home the $200,000 prize at the final round of this spring’s Seattle Angel Conference startup competition, held virtually Wednesday. Boulder-Colo.-based Grist makes software to automate quality control for craft beer, wine and spirit making. The tool aims to help companies increase production throughput and improve consistency of their products. The startup als ...read more

Court request sees Google allow Tinder-owner Match to use alternative payment systems

May 23, 2022

Dating app maker Match Group announced on Friday that it has withdrawn its request for a temporary restraining order against Google after the Play Store operator conceded that it would allow the group to temporarily offer users a choice of payment systems. The announcement showcases the result of an ongoing lawsuit, with the date for trial currently set as April 2023. Tinder-owner Match sued Google earlier in May after being informed that it must remove its apps from the Play Store by June ...read more

Razer Blade 17 review: This ultra-luxe gaming laptop can replace your desktop

May 23, 2022

At a glanceExpert’s Rating ProsExcellent gaming performanceGreat selection of ports including 2 x Thunderbolt 4Sturdy robust designConsPoor battery life unpluggedKeyboard lacks a numpadOur VerdictThe Razer Blade 17 is a big and robust laptop with a stunning 240Hz QHD display and a great selection of ports. Its Intel 12th generation i7 CPU and GeForce RTX 3080 Ti GPU make it a powerful performer in games. Price When Reviewed$3,999 Best Prices Today: Razer Blade 17 (2022) ...read more

6 tips from Target's SVP of Product Engineering: How to build fast without burning out

May 23, 2022

When the COVID-19 pandemic took hold in the US, every retailer had to move quickly to adjust to a completely new reality -- one that came with an intense new focus on digital operations. Target was one of those companies that rose to the challenge, quickly rolling out new features for its employees and customers on a huge scale.  Its work paid off: Target's same-day services grew 45% last year -- and that's on top of a 235% jump in 2020. The Target app is now used in nearly 70% of all digit ...read more

Simpson melts after life-changing text message

May 23, 2022

Footage has emerged of the incredible moment Cody Simpson learned he had secured a spot in Australia's Commonwealth Games squad. The vision shows Simpson sitting in the stands with his partner, five-time Olympic gold medallist Emma McKeon, when he receives a message on his phone. Upon reading the message, Simpson covers his mouth with his hands in shock before sharing an embrace with an overjoyed McKeon. READ MORE: Kyle Chalmers shreds Cody Simpson selection drama READ MORE: Red Bull tens ...read more

Tesla's aura fades as its plunging stock highlights the risks it faces

May 23, 2022

Chinese consumers “are pissed off, they’re worried about the future,” Dunne said. “It’s a double whammy that Tesla faces in China.”Tesla shares are reacting in part to the same forces rocking stock markets around the world: the war in Ukraine, rising interest rates, the threat of recession, supply chain chaos and soaring coronavirus. ‘inflation. But Tesla shares have fallen far more than other Silicon Valley giants like Apple or Alphabet, the company t ...read more