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SpaceX just broke its annual launch record — and it’s only July

On July 22nd, SpaceX broke its own record for orbital launches in a single year by launching its 32nd Falcon 9 mission of 2022. This afternoon,...

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Apex Legends’ latest update broke controller support on Xbox Series consoles

A special event update for Apex Legends has caused input lag on Xbox Series X and Series S systems that renders the game almost entirely unplayable...

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The first 240W USB-C cables just broke cover

The first USB-C PD 2.1 cables have broken cover with up to 240W of power and up to 40Gbps of data. At up to two meters long, they’re from a Dutch...

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Clean energy broke records in 2021 but still can’t catch up with oil and gas

Clean energy set records in 2021. But the outlook for the US’s climate goals remains grim. Clean energy just had a record-setting year in the US,...

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Google parent company Alphabet broke $200 billion in annual revenue for the first time

Google parent company Alphabet reported $257 billion in revenue for 2021, a 41 percent increase from the year prior. In the fourth quarter of 2021,...

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NLRB alleges Amazon broke the law with anti-labor action in New York

The National Labor Relations Board issued a complaint against Amazon, alleging that the company threatened, surveilled, and interrogated workers...

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Microsoft addresses last week’s buggy Windows Updates that broke VPNs and rebooted servers

Microsoft released a new out-of-band update to patch last week’s updates that caused Windows VPN to break along with ReFS issues and on-premise...

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The gadgets we broke

This holiday season, let’s talk about the gadgets that are no longer with us anymore — because we broke them. Here are the phones, tablets,...

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Ludwig, the streamer who broke the all-time Twitch subs record this year, is moving to YouTube Gaming

Ludwig Ahgren is moving from Twitch to stream exclusively on YouTube Gaming. Ahgren’s first stream on YouTube will take place tomorrow, November...

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Trump’s social network has 30 days to stop breaking the rules of its software license

The Software Freedom Conservancy has given Trump’s social network Truth Social 30 days to comply with the AGPLv3 license governing Mastodon, the...

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The Windows update to fix ‘PrintNightmare’ made some printers stop working

If your Zebra label printer stopped working after the KB5004945 Windows update, there are a couple of ways to fix that. Microsoft will release a new...

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Workhorse says Postal Service broke its own rules in new mail truck contest

Workhorse filed a redacted 60-page complaint against the government alleging that the USPS was biased in awarding the contract for the new mail truck...

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Microsoft may have fixed what wasn’t broke with Windows 10 BSOD printer patch

When Microsoft tried to fix those Windows 10 printer BSOD issues with a Monday patch, it have not gone quite as planned, creating new issues that it...

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An EU parliament website for COVID testing allegedly broke the EU’s privacy laws

An EU privacy watchdog has filed a complaint on the behalf of parliamentary members, alleging that the site set up for them to schedule COVID tests...

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Fortnite streamer TheGrefg broke Twitch records with more than 2 million concurrent viewers

Spanish Fortnite streamer and EU Heretics team owner David "TheGrefg" Martínez has smashed the concurrent stream record on Twitch, with...

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David Attenborough broke a world record on Instagram

David Attenborough reached 1 million followers on Instagram in record time. His new Guinness World Record beats Jennifer Aniston’s. David...

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Tropical Storm Wilfred broke a record as soon as it formed

The 2020 hurricane season is so bad it used up every name on the World Meteorological Organization’s list. Hurricane Wilfred became the 21st named...

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How Samsung’s beans broke the mold of wireless earbuds

Samsung had three goals when it started building the Galaxy Buds Live: an original design, a comfortable fit, and good sound. Lead designer Yongseok...

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TikTok’s likes briefly broke down at the worst possible time

TikTok’s likes broke down only days after the Trump administration announced that it was considering shutting down the app, throwing the app’s...

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The FBI successfully broke into a gunman’s iPhone, but it’s still very angry at Apple

The FBI managed to break into a gunman’s iPhones after months of trying, and authorities have strongly condemned Apple for delaying their...

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Why a small Facebook bug wreaked havoc on some of the most popular iOS apps

A Facebook bug in the social network’s SDK caused major app crashes on Wednesday. Here’s how it happened and why it’s a big deal for app...

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The app that broke the Iowa Caucuses was sent out through beta testing platforms

A mobile app created by for-profit firm Shadow Inc. has taken center stage in an ongoing controversy over the technical failure of yesterday’s...

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FCC confirms carriers ‘apparently’ broke the law by selling real-time customer locations

FCC chairman Ajit Pai has sent a letter to the House Energy and Commerce Committee, stating that the commission’s Enforcement Bureau has found that...

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