Month: January 2021

14 of the best TV shows to watch on Disney Plus – CNET

The Mandalorian. Disney Plus <p class=”speakableTextP1″>If you’ve binged <span class=”link” section=”shortcodeLink”><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/news/the-mandalorian-season-3-everything-we-know-disney-plus-star-wars-boba-fett-spinoffs-baby-yoda/”>The Mandalorian</a></span> and are on the hunt for your next big <a href=”https://www.cnet.com/tags/disney-plus/” data-annotation=”true” data-component=”linkTracker” data-link-tracker-options=”{"action":"inline-annotation|Disney Plus|CNET_TAG|333"}” section=”annotation”>Disney Plus</a> addiction, here are a few live-action gems to check out. Comedies like Lizzie McGuire are a must, along with more from the sci-fi, superhero world, including Marvel’s …

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Sweden is working with DLT for its CBDC proof-of-concept

Central Bank Digital Currencies, or CBDCs, were the talk of the town for many in crypto and banking in 2020, with Sweden’s prospective e-krona one of the frontrunners. Sweden’s central bank, Sveriges Riksbank, is investigating distributed ledger technology, or DLT, for its CBDC proof-of-concept, the bank’s deputy governor confirmed today.  “The technology we use is …

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JBL’s speaker-packed Google Nest Hub alternative is $220 off

JBL’s Google Assistant-powered smart display, the Link View, is on sale for $80 on Harman Audio’s (JBL’s parent company) eBay store. While its original price was $300, this smart display has been slowly getting cheaper since it debuted in 2018. Both the black and white color variants are on sale, and it comes with free …

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Janet Yellen Reveals Plans for Bitcoin — Sees Cryptocurrencies Used Mainly for Illicit Financing

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>Janet Yellen, Joe Biden’s pick for the Treasury Secretary, has revealed her policy for cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin. She claims that cryptocurrencies are mainly used for illicit financing and their use needs to be curtailed.</strong> Janet Yellen Reveals Her Plans for Cryptocurrencies In the Senate hearing to consider Janet Yellen’s nomination as Secretary …

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Is Janet Yellen #Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset? Yes

As a new administration is sworn in, how will one if its most important officials – nominated Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen – impact the digital assets space? This episode is sponsored by Nexo.io. Download this episode Today on the Brief: Jack Ma is not dead The latest in crypto M&A Deutsche Bank survey sites bitcoin …

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Wallace & Gromit City-Scale AR Adventure Now Available On Smartphones

Become an employee of Spick & Spanners and help the duo “Fix Up” Bristol. Available now on iOS and Android devices, Wallace & Gromit: The Big Fix Up is a narrative-driven interactive experience composed of CG animations, in game phone calls, comic strips, XR portals, and city-scale augmented reality elements that allow you to digitally …

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August’s WiFi smart lock hits all-time low of $183 at Amazon

Engadget All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. If you buy something through one of the links on this page, we may earn an affiliate commission. Pricing and availability are accurate as of the time of publication but are subject to change. August’s 4th-generation WiFi smart …

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Antitrust watchdogs around the world are going back to school to study blockchain and AI

Competition authorities are hitting the books when it comes to emerging technologies like blockchain and AI.  On Tuesday, the Department of Justice announced that it would be participating in a new initiative at Stanford University to onboard more advanced technological tools into its fight against monopolies. The DoJ is merely the most vocal addition to …

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Huawei ban timeline as Trump administration ends and Joe Biden takes office – CNET

Huawei makes some striking phones, like the Mate 40 Pro, but they aren’t available in the US and lack Google services. Andrew Hoyle/CNET <p class=”speakableTextP1″><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/tags/huawei/” data-annotation=”true” data-component=”linkTracker” data-link-tracker-options=”{"action":"inline-annotation|Huawei|CNET_TAG|900"}” section=”annotation”>Huawei</a> is an international telecoms supplier and phone manufacturer, but it remains a pariah in countries like the US as former president Donald Trump <span class=”link” section=”shortcodeLink”><a …

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