Tesla Offers Up Another Reason Not to Order Its Cheapest Car

Tesla’s Model 3 line as evolved once again, this time adding a new model closer to the bottom of the range while eliminating the second-cheapest configuration (and currently the cheapest Model 3 you can actually get delivered). Announced Thursday night, the rear-drive Model 3 Long Range — which started at $ 44,000 but required the […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Trailer Offers First Look at Spock — Plus: Premiere Date Announced

CBS All Access has announced a return date for Star Trek: Discovery, while also offering a first glimpse of Ethan Peck’s Spock. Beginning with Season 2, Discovery will release new episodes on Thursdays, starting Jan. 17. (CBS All Access released episodes on Sundays during Season 1.) The above trailer, which was first screened at Discovery‘s New York […]

Aer Lingus Rebrands, Offers Free Wifi and Drinks and Improves Award Redemptions

Aer Lingus Rebrands With Free Wifi and Improved Redemptions 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 […]

Doctor Offers Simple Solution to Curb Obesity: Swallow a Balloon

This OZY original series brings to you Medical Breakthroughs – and the people behind them – that could change how doctors treat us, find fixes to today’s diseases and make our lives truly better. It’s painful to watch people pick through the plunder at a salad bar. The mind says “salad,” but the heart says […]

Tesla offers ‘immediate’ Model 3 deliveries to boost sales numbers

Tesla is determined to burnish its Model 3 sales figures, and that means getting the EV into customers’ hands as quickly as possible — including through some unconventional methods. Electrek has learned that Tesla is emailing reservation holders promising “immediate delivery” of certain rear wheel drive Model 3s on a “first-come, first served basis.” It’s […]

‘The Nun’ Early Buzz: A Weak Entry in the ‘Conjuring’ Universe Offers Jump Scares and Little Else

This weekend brings The Nun to theaters, adding another origin story to one of the horrors from the Conjuring universe. However, fans looking for any proper explanation as to where this demonic woman of the clergy comes from may walk away disappointed. Instead, you’ll be treated to 90 minutes of jump scares and a lot of […]

Google offers AI toolkit to report child sex abuse images

Numerous organizations have taken on the noble task of reporting pedophilic images, but it’s both technically difficult and emotionally challenging to review vast amounts of the horrific content. Google is promising to make this process easier. It’s launching an AI toolkit that helps organizations review vast amounts of child sex abuse material both quickly and […]

Mayweather offers to help ‘warrior’ McGregor ahead of Nurmagomedov UFC fight

Boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered to help former rival Conor McGregor ahead of the Irishman’s UFC mega-bout against Russian fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov in Las Vegas in October. Mayweather – who famously fought McGregor in a money-spinning boxing bout last summer – has offered the MMA star the use of his gym in Las Vegas […]

WireGuard VPN review: A new type of VPN offers serious advantages

Enlarge / The WireGuard interface, with a Firefox window open to netdata. (credit: Jim Salter) WireGuard is a new type of VPN which aims to be simpler to set up and maintain than current VPNs and to offer a higher degree of security. The software is free and open source—it’s licensed GPLv2, the same license […]