Stories by Steve Vegvari

Samsung Plans to Release Smart Speaker and AR Glasses

[caption id="attachment_318406" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Source: Samsung[/caption] As is CES tradition, Samsung showed off a large offering of new pieces of technology and gadgetry during their CES 2020 keynote. While Samsung still had their industry-pushing Micro LED TVs for attendees to see, it was their announcement of AR glasses and return to smart home speaker systems...

Sony Unveils Vision-S, an Electric Car at CES 2020

[caption id="attachment_318400" align="aligncenter" width="740"] Source: Sony[/caption] Sony held its CES 2020 presentation last night and surprised attendees by announcing their plans to get into the electric car and mobility game. Sony brought the electric sedan's first prototype to the stage and revealed the name: Vision-S. As reported by Engadget, Vision-S is a showcase of Sony's...

Woman in Saanich, B.C. Issued $368 Ticket for Using Mounted Phone

[caption id="attachment_318246" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Source: Brittany Taylor via Twitter[/caption] A woman living in Saanich on Vancouver Island in British Columbia was issued a rather large ticket for distracted driving on New Year's Eve. The ticket in question was for the sum of $368, however, her lawyer is fighting back and stating that it is invalid....

Ricky Gervais Roasts Apple TV+ and Tim Cook During the Golden Globes

Comedian and actor, Ricky Gervais, once again returned to host the Golden Globes award show yesterday evening. During his opening monologue, Gervais took the stage by storm as he began roasting various celebrities and topics, including Apple's streaming service. Apple TV+ became a focus as Gervais began discussing 'The Morning Show'. "Apple roared into the...

Toronto Enforcing New Rules for Ride-Hailing Services

In the neverending game of tug of war between the City of Toronto and ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft, Toronto is now enforcing strict new bylaws towards the drivers behind said services. A regulation under the monicker "vehicle-for-hire" was updated earlier this week, focused on improving public safety. The update pertains to the drivers...

Apple Finds New Suppliers to Cut Costs and Meet Demands of AirPods Pro

Apple will be making some adjustments to its suppliers this year, according to a new analyst report. In regards to the Airpods Pro, next-generation Apple Watch, and iPod Touch, Apple appears to be restructuring their operations in order to boost profits at the top of the new decade. This report comes from the esteemed industry...

Child Swallows AirPod and was Rushed to ER

A young, seven-year-old boy swallowed an AirPod on New Year's Eve and his mother now warns other parents of the potential dangers the small, wireless headphone can possess. According to WSB-TV, this incident occurred as a family was getting ready to ring in the new year. DeKalb County resident Kiara Stroud said that her seven-year-old...

Disney+ Set to Release WandaVision in 2020

Disney has apparently tweaked the release schedule for their second MCU television show on Disney+, WanadaVision, and has now placed it into the 2020 calendar year. If you're a Marvel fan, 2020 is already looking to be a good year. Disney+ has put the cherry on top of it all by moving the Scarlett Witch-centric...

Samsung May Drop Galaxy S11 Name in Favour of S20

It's another rumour for the books as we get closer to the reveal of Samsung's next flagship smartphone. A new leak points to Samsung skipping over more than a few numbers and land on Galaxy S20 for its next line of smartphone devices in 2020. As reported by BGR, a leak has surfaced on Twitter...

Tesla’s Shanghai Gigafactory is Producing 1000 Vehicles Per Week

Tesla is reportedly manufacturing 1000 Model 3 sedans each week from its newly built Shanghai Gigafactory. Boiling it down, it appears the factory is able to produce 28 vehicles per hour. According to a Global Times report, Tesla's third Gigafactory was built and is now in a place to produce 1000 vehicles per week in...