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21-Year-Old Man Nearly Dies of Heart Failure After Drinking Four Energy Drinks a Day

A young man’s years of heavy energy drink consumption nearly killed him, doctors in the UK say. In a new report this week, they detail how the man developed heart failure likely linked to his habit of drinking four energy drinks a day for two years str…

FedEx’s No-Phone Policy Prevented Indianapolis Shooting Victims From Calling Loved Ones

FedEx is facing pressure to reconsider its policy of forcing employees to lock up their phones during work, following Thursday night’s deadly shooting at a ground facility in Indianapolis. CNN reported that, around 11 p.m. ET, a man opened fire in the…

Apple Music pays a penny per stream, double Spotify’s rate

But Spotify users typically stream more songs, leading to higher payouts overall.

Hacking the Game Boy’s Multiplayer Randomizer Creates the Perfect Version of Tetris

Do you remember the thrill of getting two straight line pieces in a row while playing Game Boy Tetris? It made you feel like running out and buying a lottery ticket. Now imagine the feeling if Tetris served up a never-ending buffet of just straight lin…

This week’s best deals: $20 off Google’s Nest Audio and more

Here are this week’s best tech deals, including $20 off Google’s Nest Audio smart speaker and more than $50 off Apple’s AirPods Pro.

Fitbit is reportedly working on a ‘luxury’ fitness tracker

A leak may have revealed the Fitbit Luxe, an upscale fitness tracker for those who want fashion without a smartwatch.

Two New Galaxy Book Laptops Get Leaked Ahead of Samsung’s Upcoming Unpacked Event

The Samsung leaks just keep coming. Following recent rumors about the Galaxy Tab S7 Lite, Samsung’s Galaxy Book Pro and Galaxy Book Pro 360 have just been spotted in recently discovered renders. Read more…

We have the tech to curb drunk driving, but invisible forces are holding it back

Statistically, one person dies from drunk driving every 52 minutes in the U.S. — but it doesn’t have to be that way. We have the technology to stop it.

ASUS Zephyrus G15 review (2021): All the gaming laptop you need

The ASUS Zephyrus G15 has almost everything we’d want in a gaming laptop.

New Horizons Captures Goosebump-Inducing Image as It Approaches Milestone Distance From the Sun

With Pluto firmly in its rearview mirror, New Horizons is now hours away from reaching a milestone distance, in which the probe will be 50 times farther from the Sun than Earth. To commemorate the achievement, the spacecraft performed a task that had n…