Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The Surface Go 2 Is the Windows Tablet You’ve Always Wanted

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The Surface Go 2 Is the Windows Tablet You’ve Always Wanted

Microsoft’s first stab at a portable Windows tablet, the Surface Go, revealed some of the limitations of the operating system on such a small-size device. The initial effort was promising, but battery life was mediocre, performance lagged, and software quirks had us searching for a workaround.The new Surface Go 2 addresses most, though not all,…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired If the Virus Slows This Summer, It May Be Time to Worry

Hexbyte Tech News Wired If the Virus Slows This Summer, It May Be Time to Worry

The last few days have brought alarming news about the state of the pandemic in the U.S. Hospitalizations from Covid-19 reached new highs in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas; while case totals have been on the rise in recent weeks for more than half the country. But…

Hexbyte  News  Computers Spotify’s next podcast stars: Harley Quinn and Batman

Hexbyte News Computers Spotify’s next podcast stars: Harley Quinn and Batman

Spotify has a new podcast deal that’ll allow it to make narrative shows around DC Comics characters, like Batman and Harley Quinn. The company announced the multi-year, first-look licensing deal with WarnerMedia, which owns DC Comics, this morning, giving Spotify another group of exclusive podcasts to add to its catalog. The agreement means Spotify can…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Atlanta Police walk out following murder charge against officer who shot Rayshard Brooks

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Atlanta Police walk out following murder charge against officer who shot Rayshard Brooks

This story has been updated.  Atlanta, GA —  The head of Atlanta’s police union confirmed Wednesday that officers from the Atlanta Police Department in Zones 3 and 6 walked off the job Wednesday afternoon. Vince Champion, southeast regional director of the International Brotherhood of Police officers, said that police officers had stopped answering calls midshift,…