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Full-size electric pickup at Chevrolet’s facility

Chevrolet is working on a full-size electric pickup and will be added to the list of brands for which such a vehicle is being developed. General Motors announced that the electric pickup is under development as part of its 10th annual sustainability report. The automaker said it was on the right track to spend more than $ 20 billion on …

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The most economical vans for 2020

Judging by ads, you’d think that every pickup owner’s life is all about pulling huge trailers and experiencing off-road adventures. Many owners now use their pickups as daily drivers, so fuel consumption is more important than ever. Tighter emissions standards have also put truck manufacturers under greater pressure to improve mpg. The result is that trucks from the three Detroit …

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Disney has reportedly cut advertising costs for Facebook

Walt Disney Co. has reportedly significantly reduced its planned advertising spend on Facebook due to a growing boycott of large companies due to hate speech on the social network. Disney is concerned about Facebook’s enforcement of inappropriate content, sources familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal. They say the company stopped advertising for Disney + after heavily promoting …

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Using your smartwatch as a sleep tracker is a bad idea

Portable devices have a moment and manufacturers hope you will sleep through the night. At the Worldwide Developers Conference 2020, Apple announced that “sleep tracking” would be added. Skills on his Apple Watch, the dominant wearable on the market. While it’s surprising that Apple has never pushed for sleep features before, there may be a good reason for the delay. …

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Trump campaign launches Facebook ads demanding TikTok ban

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign launched Facebook ads calling for support to ban the video sharing app TikTok, which was reviewed on security issues. Earlier this month, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the government is considering banning Chinese social media apps like TikTok because of security concerns that have plagued the app. Trump’s campaign appears to be calling on his …

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Team17 introduces new features for Worms Armageddon from 1999

Armageddon worms, the classic turn-based worm war game, received an update that was more than seven years under development. The game’s developer, Team17, announced Armageddon worms Patch 3.8 by a trailer that shows some content of the update. In a post on the game’s Steam page, Team17 described some of the new additions Armageddon wormsThis includes 70 new schema options …

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Patent reveals apple pencil to choose real world colors

A patent shows that a future version of Apple Pencil may be able to choose real-world colors, a feature aimed at illustrators or artists. The patent application, which was filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office in November but was not released earlier this week, includes a “color sensor” with photo detectors that measures the light reflected from …

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ProtestAccess: Activism made accessible through subtitles

Portland, Oregon protested on July 4th Anadolu Agency / Getty Images When the uprising swept across the country after George Floyd’s death, Caroline Bailey found that following the protests on social media brought an additional dimension of confusion. The fragmented, rapidly dissolving documentation of the people’s anger was chaotic enough. But Bailey, who has been deaf since birth, also found …

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Fortnite Season 3 Week 5 Challenges: How To Unlock Aquaman Skins

With the arrival of the fifth week in Fourteen daysIn season three, players can now unlock the highly anticipated Aquaman skin. There is also an optional variant called Arthur Curry Skin if you want to do an additional task. It’s not difficult to acquire either, but the process involves several steps. Fourteen days has had players try a new Aquaman …

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