Uber just got hit with a massive fine over how it classifies its drivers

New Jersey has slapped Uber with a $649 million fine to cover the cost of unpaid employment taxes that it says result from the ridesharing company’s misclassification of its drivers.
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Google is finally rolling out RCS support to Android Messages in the U.S.

Google is finally bringing support for better messaging to users in the U.S. The company has announced that it's rolling out support for RCS to users of the Android Messages app.

More features at half the price: This new smartwatch wants to take on Apple Watch

The new, stylish Pollix Watch is seeking to take on the Apple Watch by offering a wealth of functions, including heart-rate monitoring, GPS, and meditation features, at a budget price.
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Meet OffWorld, the startup that wants to mine the moon with a swarm of robots

Will the future of space exploration involve swarms of smart robots mining for resources, or autonomously preparing other planets for human habitation? California-based startup OffWorld thinks so.
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Alienware Aurora R10 Ryzen Edition review: A new dawn for AMD

Featuring AMD's monster 16-core Ryzen processor, the new Alienware Aurora is one of the most powerful desktop PCs you can buy. It proves AMD can go toe-to-toe with Intel even in gaming machines.
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Master & Dynamic MH40 Wireless headphones review

Master & Dynamic is back with a new wireless version of its classic MH40 headphones. The $299 MH40 Wireless are much lighter and now have an 18-hour battery life.
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Amazon Kindle Kids Edition review: Great for little bookworms

The Amazon Kindle Kids Edition is just a Kindle with a slight kid-friendly makeover. Does that make it perfect for little bookworms, or is it too fragile to be trusted?
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Withings Connect review: Easy blood pressure monitoring

Withings impresses us again with a blood pressure monitor that looks more like a fashion accessory than a medical device, but works every bit as well.
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The best keyboard you can buy in 2019

Looking for the best keyboard money can buy? You've come to the right place. Whether you're after something that's great for gaming, work, or just gives you great band for your buck, these are our favorite keyboards.
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Google Stadia: Everything we know so far

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How to cancel Disney+

So, Disney+, Disney’s new streaming service, didn’t work out. No problem. Here’s how to cancel both your Disney+ subscription and your overall Disney Account.

Unlocking the power of smart speakers is still a challenge, Google admits

Google and Amazon have done a great job marketing the power of smart speakers to the world. But are we really using these things to their fullest extent? Hardly, Google admits.

Hayabusa2 spacecraft begins long journey home laden with asteroid samples

Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft is on its way home following a successful 17-month rendezvous with the Ryugu asteroid some 200 million miles from Earth. And it's bringing back some goodies.

SpaceX conducted a key Crew Dragon engine test — and it didn’t blow up!

The last time SpaceX tested the launch abort system on its Crew Dragon capsule, there was an almighty explosion. This time around, it appeared to go much better.

The Samsung Chromebook 4+ is $40 off on Amazon and Best Buy before Black Friday

If you want a new laptop while on a budget, the Samsung Chromebook 4+ is a great option. Buy this affordable notebook for $40 less on Amazon and Best Buy before Black Friday.

Volkswagen breaks ground on U.S. electric car factory, production starts in 2022

Volkswagen plans to start making electric cars in the United States in 2022. The German automaker is expanding its current Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant to make that possible.

Tesla gets permit to start production in Chinese factory

Tesla received a permit to begin production of Model 3 sedans at its “Gigafactory” in Shanghai. The factory will be the first plant in China that’s owned by a foreign carmaker, and it will be Tesla’s first factory outside of the U.S.
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