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Want to start a podcast? Here’s all the training and gear you’ll need.

From popular mainstream shows like “Serial,” “The Joe Rogan Experience,” and “Stuff You Should Know,” to incredibly specific niche shows like “Analyze Phish,” and “The X-Files Files,” podcasts have truly…

Ericsson will pay over $1 billion to settle US corruption charges

Tech companies have been caught in corruption scandals before, but seldom on this scale. Telecom giant Ericsson has settled with the US Justice Department and SEC for just under $1.1…

Apple’s redesigned Mac Pro will be available to order December 10th

After half a year — or two years, if you really think about it — Apple's reworked Mac Pro is close at hand. The company has notified interested customers that…

Thousands of iPhones end up in the shredder or unnecessarily scrapped every month

Apple’s security features that render iPhones and Macs worthless to thieves is hampering legitimate efforts to recycle old hardware. But could Apple do something to help?

‘Free Guy’ trailer shows a video game NPC without chains

Fox has posted the first trailer for the video game action-comedy Free Guy, and it appears ready to answer a lingering question: what if the trivial non-player characters in your…

20 VPS providers to shut down on Monday, giving customers two days to save their data

No explanation given for the sudden shutdown. Customers suspect an exit scam.

‘The Boys’ season 2 teaser hints at more blood-soaked mayhem

Amazon is ready to show a glimpse of The Boys' second season mere months after greenlighting more episodes… and this most definitely won't be family-friendly. The company has posted a…

Interview with one of the world’s best competitive bug hunters

Meet Amat Cama, winner of three consecutive Pwn2Own competitions.

Well well well, looks like an Amazon office is coming to NYC after all

Does anybody have the Dashboard Confessional song “Vindicated” on hand? A report from the Wall Street Journal says that Amazon has leased new offices in Manhattan for 1,500 employees.  The…

Exercise while working at your desk with the foldable WalkingPad R1 treadmill

The WalkingPad R1 Pro is an improved version of the original WalkingPad with a balancing handle, better impact cushioning, and a quieter motor. The device can be folded up and…

KidKraft Summerhill Wooden Swing Set for $590 + pickup at Walmart – CNET

KidKraft Summerhill Wooden Swing Set for $590 Source / CNET

VTech Magic Star Learning Table for $20 + pickup at Walmart – CNET

VTech Magic Star Learning Table for $20 Source / CNET

Disney Junior Muppet Babies Wocka Wocka Feature Fozzie Plush for $10 + pickup at Walmart – CNET

Disney Muppet Babies Wocka Wocka Feature Fozzie Plush for $10 Source / CNET

A Border Patrol janitor turned migrants’ confiscated stuff into a photo exhibit

A hairbrush is just a hairbrush, except when it represents the person to whom it once belonged. That realization is the impact of a new collection of photographs now being…

‘Fortnite’ will premiere a ‘Star Wars’ scene with J.J. Abrams’ help

Fortnite's tie-in with Star Wars is about to extend beyond a stormtrooper skin. Gamers have discovered that Disney is premiering a scene from The Rise of Skywalker at the game's…

Google, Intel, MIT, and more: a NeurIPS conference AI research tour

The 32nd annual NeurIPS conference on artificial intelligence kicks off in Vancouver this weekend. Check out some of the research highlights in this selective review.

Hubble offers the most perfect view of a gorgeous spiral galaxy

Put it on a postcard. We can’t guarantee a perfect photo opp from our fixed vantage point of the floating space rock called Earth. Space is vast, and three-dimensional. Things…

6 settings to change on your new MacBook Pro

Set up your new MacBook Pro the way you want it with these important settings; change them and it’ll be perfectly suited to your needs. Source / Digital Trends

The more we’ve embraced smartphones, the more they’ve hurt us

We all walk and text, but maybe we shouldn’t. At least, one could reasonably come to that conclusion after checking out a new study from Rutgers University. The study found…

FAO Schwarz Book Tooth Fairy Set for $16 + pickup at Macy’s – CNET

FAO Schwarz Book Tooth Fairy Set for $16 Source / CNET

KidKraft Ainsley Wooden Swing Set for $239 + free shipping – CNET

KidKraft Ainsley Wooden Swing Set for $239 Source / CNET

Recommended Reading: A year later, the CRISPR babies are still a mystery

Why the paper on the CRISPR babies stayed secret for so long Antonio Regalado, MIT Technology Review A year has passed since Chinese biophysicist He Jiankui presented work on editing…

Reddit says controversial UK document leaks may have Russian connection

Documents at the heart of an important debate in the upcoming UK general election may have leaked from Russia, according to Reddit. The online message board said on Friday that…

Bring more UX design into software developers’ jobs, CTO urges

‘The software engineer will want to build. They want to get straight to writing code. And they’re seeing the designers as slowing them down, because they want to talk to two or three users.’

Ask Engadget: Which charities give gifts to those in need?

The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage…

Netflix’s ‘The Confession Killer’ tells the true story behind a killer’s lies

In 1960, Henry Lee Lucas murdered his mother, Viola. After serving 15 years in prison, Lucas claimed to have murdered hundreds of people all across the country between his release…

The PC was supposed to die a decade ago. Instead, this happened

Back on January 27, 2010, a very Big Thinker declared the PC dead. A decade later, the PC is very much alive, although a time traveler from 2010 might not recognize it. Here’s how this endangered species evolved and survived.

Reddit bans 61 accounts linked to ‘suspected campaign from Russia’

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn presented leaked documents to back claims that the British government put its NHS on the table as part of trade talks with the US. Earlier…

Land a high-paying job in 2020 with the help of these SQL training courses

TL;DR: Get business-savvy with The Ultimate SQL Bootcamp Certification Bundle for just $21, a 98% savings.  Acronyms overwhelm the STEM job market, but if you want to land a competitive…

Five tips for stress-free tech travel

If you are traveling over the holidays, or you have business or leisure trips planned for 2020, here are a selection of tips to help make your travel as stress-free and painless as possible.