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SpaceX's prototype Starship rocket partially breaks during tests in Texas

A test version of SpaceX's next-generation rocket, Starship, partially broke apart during ground tests in Texas today, blasting out gas flows and sending some hardware into the sky. Live streams created by local space enthusiasts captured the failure in real time this afternoon. The explosive result occurred while SpaceX was apparently conducting some pressure tests with the vehicle at the …

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The Galaxy S11 was tipped to start with a 120Hz high refresh rate

A few days ago, Twitter leaker Ice Universe (@universeIce) claimed that the Samsung Galaxy S11 would not receive a waterfall display. Today, the tipster tweeted screenshots of Samsung's latest One UI beta update, suggesting that the Galaxy S11 could get a 120Hz screen. Ice Universe took the screenshots on a Galaxy Note 9, revealing what appears to be a switch …

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Apple's iPhone 11 battery case contains a special camera button

Apple is not too specific about battery life requirements for each case. No matter which iPhone you have, it's up to 50 percent longer battery life in a non-stop video playback test. Your experience is likely to vary if you are more interested in other tasks. Having said that, the iPhone 11 series already has a healthy battery life – …

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PopSockets did an AirPods grip, and that's good

There are some objects that are spit in front of God, either in their design or their intended use, and another such product has just come into our reality. PopSocket – the makers of the now ubiquitous, carpal tunnel-saving doohickeys that adorn the backs of many smartphones – has now made a PopGrip (its term) which is an AirPods case. …

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LA Auto Show: Dodge Challenger 50th Anniversary is a future collector's item

Dodge celebrates the Challengers golden anniversary in a very appropriate way. The car manufacturer offers a limited number of 50th anniversary editions of the muscle car for the 2020 model year in six color colors that include Gold Rush. The others are the brand's iconic Frostbite, Hellraisin, Sinamon Stick, TorRed, F8 Green and Go Mango. The package includes 50th anniversary …

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Epic finally releases Fortnite Patch Notes

Today, the developer Epic published some details about what is in Fortnite 's latest 11.20 note. Epic calls the notes a "Battle Royale update" rather than the usual "patch notes," which have been particularly absent since the game's Chapter 2 launch in mid-October. The notes for patch 11.20 are sparse compared to previous seasons' patches. Daily challenges are back and …

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