After employee revolt, Google says it is “not close” to launching search in China

Google’s employees and Google’s management are clashing over ethical issues again. Just two months after Google’s “Project Maven” military drone project was seemingly resolved, Google’s employees are now up in arms over company plans to create censored products for China. The internal protests resulted in the issue being addressed at an all-hands meeting, and we […]

A Silicon Valley startup with Chelsea Clinton on its board is launching the first at-home test for an HIV prevention drug, and you can try it right now

Nurx Nurx, a Silicon Valley prescription drug delivery startup that once solely dispensed birth control, is launching a new service that allows patients who want HIV-prevention drug Truvada to do the required testing at home. It’s a big move for the company, which recently raised $ 36 million and added Chelsea Clinton to its board […]

Magic Leap’s futuristic goggles are finally launching — here’s how much they cost and how to buy them

Magic Leap Magic Leap’s long-awaited smartglasses are finally available to order in the United States. They cost $ 2,295 and will start shipping Wednesday for people in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, and Seattle. The product is called Magic Leap One Creator Edition and is intended for developers and other professionals who […]

Path of Exile’s next Challenge League is Delve, an infinite dungeon launching August 31

PREVIEW: Path of Exile‘s upcoming Challenge League is about to supersize the megadungeon. Delve launches on PC August 31 in an infinite dungeon, an adventuring complex without end. You roll up a new character and head into the Azurite Mine, and as you explore, you find that the darkness is full of dangers. But if […]

Wells Fargo is launching a new rewards credit card to go toe-to-toe with the popular Chase Sapphire Reserve

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Wells Fargo Wells Fargo is launching a new rewards credit card, a revamped iteration of its Propel Card. The card will earn 3x points per dollar spent on […]

United’s Launching Premium Economy Sooner Than Expected

United’s Launching Premium Economy Sooner Than Expected Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include all […]

Intel isn’t going to be launching a 28-core 5GHz processor this year after all

Enlarge / This is a 10-core Skylake-X processor. It uses the low core count (LCC) version of the Skylake-SP die. (credit: Fritzchens Fritz) Earlier this week, Intel showed off a product coming in the fourth quarter of this year: an enthusiast-oriented 28-core processor running all cores at 5GHz. This combination of clock speed and core […]

Uber Is Launching a Flying Car Research Lab in Paris

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NASA is launching a quake-hunting lander to Mars today — here’s how to watch the InSight blast off live

NASA/Bill Ingalls NASA’s Mars InSight lander is set to take off from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base on Saturday. The InSight will take six months to reach Mars, where it will drill into the red planet and measure marsquakes. This will be the first time NASA launches an interplanetary rocket from the West Coast. Watch […]