Day: November 13, 2019

The Faroe Islands Will “Close” Again to All but 100 Volunteers—and You Could Be 1 of Them

In 2020, volunteers will be able to work on projects like repairing the hiking trail at the top of Slættaratindur, the highest mountain in the Faroe Islands. The Faroe Islands are famously home to more sheep than people. But considering that tourism to the remote island archipelago southeast of Iceland has

Microsoft to replace the annoying Office Upload Center with a new experience

Microsoft is now rolling out a new Office Insider build Version 1910 (Build 12130.20344) to Slow Ring users. With this new build, Microsoft is replacing the annoying Upload Center in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher and Visio with the new the Files Needing Attention experience. The new Files Needing Attention is

We tried McDonald’s new Snickerdoodle McFlurry, and here’s our honest review

On the heels of the 2019 holiday season, McDonald’s announced a brand new seasonal McFlurry — the first one to get a nationwide release in seven years. After a successful trial run in several markets over the summer, the Snickerdoodle McFlurry launched exclusively on Uber Eats. The frozen treat will

Hyundai develops next-generation noise cancellation technology

Researchers at Hyundai have developed a new, more advanced version of active noise cancellation. The system is rather redundantly called Road Noise Active Noise Control, or RANC for short. It brings more sensors and computing power to bear against dreaded in-cabin racket. Today’s active noise cancellation technology, ANC, has been