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The second stimulus check could be the final one, $1,200 or not. What we know about Round 2 – CNET

If all goes well, Congress could pass a second economic stimulus check package in June. Angela Lang/CNET <div class=”c-tagMessage” readability=”7.1111111111111″> For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the <a href=”https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019″ rel=”noopener noreferrer nofollow” target=”_blank” data-component=”externalLink”>WHO website</a>. </div> <p class=”speakableTextP1″>Your second <span class=”link” section=”shortcodeLink”><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/news/economic-stimulus-check-your-guide-to-eligibility-payment-status-prepaid-card-taxes/”>economic stimulus check</a></span>&nbsp;from the US government could …

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SpaceX successfully launches first crew to orbit, ushering in new era of spaceflight

After nearly two decades of effort, Elon Musk’s aerospace company, SpaceX, successfully launched its first two people into orbit, ushering in a new age of human spaceflight in the United States. The flight marked the first time astronauts have launched into orbit from American soil in nearly a decade, and SpaceX is now the first …

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Meet the cute stuffed dinosaur that hitched a ride on SpaceX’s historic launch

Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley had some company on their historic flight to space today: a stuffed dinosaur tucked into one of the seats on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon. The toy was spotted during preparations for launch on Wednesday and Saturday, and geophysicist Mika McKinnon quickly identified it on Twitter as a TY Flippables Tremor …

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Pro Putt By Topgolf Brings Realistic VR Golfing To The Oculus Quest

Tiger Woods meets Mario Golf in Pro Putt by Topgolf on Oculus Quest. I’m terrible at golfing. Perhaps its my lack of patience or strong dislike of polyester golf pants. Thankfully, Pro Putt by Topgolf bypasses all my least favorite aspects of the ancient sport, allowing me to hop straight into the action from the …

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See New Gameplay From Cosmophobia At The Upload VR Showcase On June 8th

We’re sorry to inform you that you won’t be making it through the Upload VR Showcase on June 8th without screaming a few times. That is to say, another terrifying look at Cosmophobia arrives at the show! Cosmophobia is the new title from White Door Games, best known for its terrifying procedurally-generated VR debut, Dreadhalls. …

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Qualcomm’s Wi-Fi 6E Chips Support Wireless VR headsets, Packed Spaces

While wireless technologies have continued to improve in bandwidth, distance, and resilience against interference, most businesses and general consumers haven’t yet upgraded to Wi-Fi 6, last year’s sequel to the older, popular 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5) standard. That’s probably for the best, as chipmakers are now moving to Wi-Fi 6E, a superior, recently approved update, and Qualcomm …

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Trump vs. Twitter: Here’s what you need to know about the free speech showdown – CNET

On Thursday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order related to social media companies. Getty Images <p class=”speakableTextP1″>President <a href=”https://www.cnet.com/tags/donald-trump/” data-annotation=”true” data-component=”linkTracker” data-link-tracker-options=”{&quot;action&quot;:&quot;inline-annotation|Donald Trump|CNET_TAG|183&quot;}” section=”annotation”>Donald Trump</a> has been fuming about social networks. Now he’s doing more than angrily tweeting about his displeasure with them. On Thursday, Trump signed an <span class=”link” section=”shortcodeLink”><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/news/trump-signs-executive-order-targeting-twitter-facebook-after-his-tweets-are-fact-checked/”>executive order</a></span> that …

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Microsoft lays off journalists to replace them with AI

Microsoft is laying off dozens of journalists and editorial workers at its Microsoft News and MSN organizations. The layoffs are part of a bigger push by Microsoft to rely on artificial intelligence to pick news and content that’s presented on MSN.com, inside Microsoft’s Edge browser, and in the company’s various Microsoft News apps. Many of …

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The Line Quick Review: A Wonderful, Short Experience On Oculus Quest With Hand Tracking

The Line is a wonderful and short immersive experience available on Oculus Quest that sees a charming love story play out as you look down and interact with a table of beautiful miniature models. Even better, the whole experience supports controller-free hand tracking, and it’s an absolute perfect fit. Produced by AVORE, the same Brazilian …

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Today’s the day— weather permitting, America is returning to space

Stormclouds roll into NASA’s Kennedy Space Center on the evening of May 29th, 2020 as xenon lights illuminate historic pad 39A. Trevor Mahlmann Sunrise on pad 39A on Saturday Hopefully launch day weather resembles these clear skies. Trevor Mahlmann Launch Pad 39A. Where Neil, Buzz, and Michael left for the Moon. Where the first and …

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