We’re nearing the end of the longest year (of my life), and The Engadget team took a look at the gadgets and tech that made their 2020.
This year many of us have discovered the concept of working from home All the timeSo I’m not shocked to see keyboards and desktops alongside the latest next gen phones and consoles. By the way, when do we stop calling the new Xbox and PlayStation “next gen”?
– Mat Smith
In 2017, Google launched the Home Max for $ 399, and while it’s a good speaker connected to the Assistant ecosystem, that price was enough for many of us to look elsewhere. Now it’s gone because Google has sold the remaining units in its store for $ 180 and is no longer making the device. If you have one, you can expect support to continue just like the original Google Home, but if you haven’t bitten off a sale, something like the newer Nest Audio is an alternative.
The fitness service is now online.
Apple has rolled out iOS 14.3 with support for Fitness +, AirPods Max, App Store privacy labels, and more. The Apple Watch-powered Fitness + service (priced at $ 10 / month) is now available in Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, UK, and US. The update also adds support for the new AirPods Max headphones, which were announced last week.
These might be the main features, but there are also some less glamorous features. Apple now requires developers to submit information on how they handle privacy with every update or new app, and its new privacy labels are on iOS – if apps have been updated on time. Live is also Apple’s ProRaw image format, and iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max owners can capture images in the new format and edit them in the Photos app.
On top of that, the Health app’s menstrual cycle tracker provides the option for users to report pregnancy, contraceptive use, or breastfeeding, while Weather and Siri provide recommendations on the quality of pregnancy. air at certain levels in US, UK, Germany, India and Mexico. Phew – that’s a lot for a minor update.
Everything available on the site is now from a verified user or content partner.
So what happened after Mastercard and Visa halted payments to Pornhub? Overnight, the old tube site removed all unverified videos from its platform – and, according to Vice, the site will begin to review and verify that videos adhere to its “Trust and Safety Policy”.