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Someone playing Wordle on a smartphone.

Wordle Today: Wordle answer and hints for May 18

Trying to solve the Wordle today? If you're stuck, we've got a few hints that will help you keep your Wordle streak alive.
New York Times Connection game logo.

NYT Connections: hints and answers for Saturday, May 18

NYT The Mini Crossword logo.

NYT Mini Crossword today: puzzle answers for Saturday, May 18

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 sitting on a table.

A ‘healthy’ PC means using Bing, according to Microsoft

Three heroes lined up in green, red, and blue shades.

Deadlock is a new hero shooter developed by Valve, according to leaks

iPhone 15 Pro Max laying outside in a park.

Apple may release a completely new type of iPhone in 2025

Two vault-dwellers and a helmet from a set of power armor.

Epic Games just teased a Fallout and Fortnite crossover

Moo on the Motorola Razr 40's cover screen.

Motorola’s next folding phone could be a game-changer

An Oklahoma football player with a hand on his fellow player's shoulder in College Football 25

First EA Sports College Football game in over a decade officially revealed

Jennifer Lopez sits in an AI robot suit and stares at the screen.

Jennifer Lopez enters the war against AI in a new video for Netflix’s Atlas

An artist's impression of the Rosalind Franklin rover on Mars.

NASA to help with the launch of Europe’s unlucky Mars rover

YouTube TV multiview options on an Android phone.

Android users finally get YouTube TV parity with iPhone

Closeup of Samus from Metroid Dread.

Metroid Prime 4: release date prediction, trailers, gameplay, and more

Remember Metroid Prime 4? It's apparently still in development, though little else is known about the project. Here's everything we know about Metroid Prime 4.
An iPhone 15 Pro Max laying face-down outside, showing the Natural Titanium color.

The iPhone 16 Pro Max may get a very important battery upgrade

The iPhone 16 Pro Max is set to get a pretty significant battery upgrade that may roll out to future iPhone models. Here's what's new.
The four hero characters in Redfall dragging a vampire, who's reaching towards the camera with clawed hands.

Redfall will get a final update that adds an offline mode

While Microsoft said it was halting active development on Redfall, the game will get one more update that adds an offline mode.
The two heroes of Assassin's Creed Shadows stand side by side.

Assassin’s Creed Shadows: release date, trailers, gameplay, and more

Assassin's Creed Shadows is finally bringing the series to Japan. The game will be arriving soon, so read up on all the details.
Kevin Costner stands next to a tree and stares.

Horizon: An American Saga trailer previews Kevin Costner’s epic Western movie

Warner Bros. Pictures has released a new trailer for Kevin Costner's Horizon: An American Saga ahead of its world premiere at the 2024 Cannes Film Festival.
Magik after opening a portal for the first time in Marvel's Midnight Suns.

Marvel’s Midnight Suns dev confirms romance options were never in the game

Firaxis never planned to include romance options in Marvel's Midnight Suns, according to Jake Solomon, the RPG's creative director.
A render of the front and back of the 2024 iPad Pro.

This hidden iPad Pro Easter egg is unbelievably cool

The iPad Pro (2024) has only been available for a few days and already an Easter egg has been discovered. And it's one of the coolest things we've seen.
Key art for Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War season 2.

Will this year’s Call of Duty game be on Xbox Game Pass?

There has been a lot of debate over whether or not the next Call of Duty game will come to Xbox Game Pass when it launches later this year.
Honda hydrogen fuel-cell semi truck.

Honda believes hydrogen semi trucks will make the case for fuel cells

Honda is the latest of several automakers to apply its fuel-cell tech to big commercial trucks as well as passenger cars.
NASA astronauts training in Arizona.

NASA conducts ‘moonwalks’ in the Arizona desert for Artemis lunar mission

Being an astronaut isn't always glamorous, as years of training and research are carried out on terra firma prior to a crewed mission.
Woman at a rooftop pool party.

Grand Theft Auto 6 will launch in fall 2025

You can expect Grand Theft Auto VI to release sometime in fall 2025, according to Rockstar parent company Take-Two Interactive.
SpaceX's Starship rocket being stacked.

Watch SpaceX stack Starship rocket ahead of fourth test flight

SpaceX chief Elon Musk shared a video on Thursday showing the mighty Starship rocket being stacked on the launchpad ahead of its fourth test flight.
A coronal aurora appeared over southwestern British Columbia on May 10, 2024.

How your aurora photographs are helping NASA study solar storms

The most dramatic solar storm in decades wasn't only notable for the gorgeous colors seen in the sky -- it's also a way for scientists to learn about the sun.
Google Sheets is open in the Safari browser on a MacBook Air.

This new Google Sheets feature is going to save so much time

Google Sheets just made creating formatted tables possible in just one click.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 rear view showing lid and logo.

If you use a VPN, don’t skip this important Windows 11 update

Microsoft has released patch to fix VPN issues that cropped up after its April security update.
Redesigned Google maps.

This is what Google Maps’ big redesign looks like

A redesigned Google Maps interface has several quality-of-life changes that have us excited. Here's what's new.
LG Tone Free T90S.

LG updates its Tone Free earbuds with ‘pure graphene’ drivers

LG's latest wireless earbuds are claimed to offer better sound quality thanks to the use of pure graphene drivers.
The remote control that came with our Onn 4K Pro Streaming Device.

Walmart says Onn 4K Pro will eventually only ship with a backlit remote

Some early units of the Onn 4K Pro Streaming Device shipped with a remote control that doesn't have backlit buttons. Walmart says that'll change.
Bella Ramsey wields a shotgun in The Last of Us.

The Last of Us season 2 set video reveals first look at Ellie and Dina

A new video of HBO's The Last of Us season 2 has been leaked. The footage shows Bella Ramsey and Isabela Merced filming a scene from the upcoming season.
A monster stalking two characters in the dark in Dauntless,

Dauntless dev lays off over 100 people as it cancels in-development projects

Phoenix Labs confirmed that it was restructuring its business and laying off workers. This is the third such announcement in little over a year.
The iPad Pro (2024) during JerryRigEverything's bend test.

The new iPad Pro just surprised everyone

The 11-inch and 13-inch iPad Pro (2024) models are the thinnest to date. Does that mean they don't pass bend tests? It's time to take a look.
An iPad Pro being cooled with liquid nitrogen.

How an iPad just set a Geekbench record

In an experiment, the latest iPad Pro with M4 was cooled using liquid nitrogen to achieve minor overclocking.