Big tech stocks are at historical lows. These names have potential, ‘Halftime Report’ traders say

It’s been a brutal year for tech stocks, which means there may be opportunities for investors to scoop up some names at a good price. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite is down 26% this year, compared to declines of 14% for the S & P 500 and 5% for the Dow Jones Industrial Average . While … Read more

17 of the Best Gifts for Gamers That Cost Under $50

Image: Etsy Gamers have expensive taste. It might not be in your holiday budget to gift your gamer a $400 PS5, or a $1,600 GPU, but you still want to get them something they’re interested in. Luckily, there are plenty of great gaming gifts out there under $50, ranging from products they can use while … Read more

Webb Telescope Turns Its Eye on Saturn’s Mysterious Moon Titan

The Webb Space Telescope snapped images of Saturn’s moon Titan last month, which are now released for our viewing pleasure. The images offer a newly detailed view of Titan’s atmospheric makeup and even elements of its strange surface. The telescope’s NIRCam instrument, which images in the near-infrared range, captured the views. They show clouds in … Read more

GM, LG investing $275 million to expand Tennessee EV battery plant

General Motors revealed its all-new modular platform and battery system, Ultium, on March 4, 2020 at its Tech Center campus in Warren, Michigan. Photo by Steve Fecht for General Motors General Motors and LG Energy Solution will spend an additional $275 million in their joint venture battery plant in Tennessee to increase production by more … Read more

FBI director raises national security concerns about TikTok

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director Chris Wray is raising national security concerns about TikTok, warning Friday that control of the popular video sharing app is in the hands of a Chinese government “that doesn’t share our values.” Wray said the FBI was concerned that the Chinese had the ability to control the app’s recommendation algorithm, … Read more

The DMZ AI Difficulty Is Too Damn High

Image: Activision / Kotaku As far as I’m concerned, Call of Duty’s new DMZ mode isn’t just CoD’s best game type, it’s one of the best shooter game modes I’ve played in years. It’s the familiar rush of a good shooter with great, roaming tactics that demand smart and reactive planning. But recent adjustments to … Read more

Hackers Exploit DeFi Project to Mint 4 Quadrillion in Crypto

The Ankr DeFi project was hacked for nearly $5 million, and the price of its mainstay coin is now barely worth over $1. Image: Zarko Prusac (Getty Images) Just how far will hackers go to eek out a profit from a crypto entity? In one DeFi projects’ case, those looking to exploit found they could … Read more

Amazon media chief Jeff Blackburn retires from the company again

Senior Vice President of Business Development at Amazon Jeff Blackburn (R) and Anne Blackburn attend the The IMDb Dinner Party at the Sundance Film Festival presented by Dolby on January 28, 2019 in Park City, Utah. Rich Polk | Getty Images Jeff Blackburn is retiring for the second time from Amazon, where he held a … Read more

The Callisto Protocol On PC Is Plagued With Performance Issues

Screenshot: Striking Distance Studios / Kotaku With today’s launch of The Callisto Protocol, a consensus across the games media is that this is a decent PS5 Dead Space-like, but a terrible PC game. The reason being, the game is grimly stuttering, even on top-end machines. I’m here to tell you it doesn’t have to stutter, … Read more

Otterbox Power Bank Turns Apple Watch Into Cordless Alarm Clock

You can complain all you want, but if you want the benefits of a smartwatch, you’re going to have to get used to charging your timepiece almost every night. But as with every Apple device, there are plenty of accessories that promise to make this more convenient, and with Otterbox’s new power bank, you can … Read more