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Apple Reveals New 14″ and 16″ MacBooks, AirPods, And Music Streaming Plan

Apple held their "Unleashed" virtual event on Monday, and unveiled a number of new products. The eye-catchers were the 14 and 16-inch MacBook Pros that use M1 Pro and M1 Max chips, which provide more cores, memory, and faster graphic processing. Also showcased were the third-generation AirPods, which are sweat and water-resistant; and a cheaper Apple Music streaming plan, which goes for $4.99 a month, $5 less than Apple's regular subscription plan

Blue Origin’s New Shepard Makes Second Launch, With William Shanter In Tow

On Wednesday morning, actor William Shatner became the oldest person to reach space while flying on a Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket. This was Blue Origin's second launch, with the first having come this past July. Shatner and his crew spent around 10-15 minutes in space. While many are happy to see Shatner, who portrayed Captain Kirk on Star Trek, reach space, others feel his flight may give off a negative perception about space travel.

Facebook Whistleblower To Testify In Front Of Senate Regarding Company’s Impact On Kids

Frances Haugen is a former Facebook product manager who was recently identified as the Facebook whistleblower who released tens of thousands of pages of research and documents that indicate the company was more than aware of the various negative impacts its platforms have, particularly on young girls. 

This Company Is Using New Technology With Nature To Combat Excessive AC Use

The heat waves in the US have become more and more common as climate change has worsened in recent years. SkyCool Systems is a relatively new company attempting to combat the harmful greenhouse gases emitted from excessive air conditioning use throughout the country through new technology. 

Apple’s iPhone 13 Makes Pricing Headlines With Multiple Trade-In Offers

Apple announced the next generation of iPhone at their recent keynote event. Beyond the new tech specs, experts are mainly talking about the amazing trade-in offers that Apple is giving its customers.